This Week in Great Music: 12/27 – 1/2

I did not give it permission to be almost 2011. Seriously.

I’m planning on making it out to the Hideout tonight to end the year on a high note, with what’s sure to be a great show from Robbie Fulks and Nora O’Connor.

Monday, December 27
Robbie Fulks, Nora O’Connor; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation
Paper Arrows, Miles Nielsen; Schubas. 8 pm, $6

Tuesday, December 28
Tom Schraeder and his Ego, Mazes, Derek Nelson; Schubas. 9 pm, $10

Wednesday, December 29
Robbie Fulks; FitzGerald’s (6615 Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn). 9 pm, $15

Thursday, December 30
The Black Keys, The Greenhornes; the Aragon. 7 pm, sold out
Ezra Furman, Cameron McGill; SPACE. 8 pm, $10-22
The Hold Steady, Tim Kasher; Lincoln Hall. 9 pm, $20
Yeasayer, Health; Metro. 9 pm, $21-24
Unicycle Loves You, Elephant Gun, Laarks; Beat Kitchen. 9:30 pm, $10

Friday, December 31
Jill Sobule and Julia Sweeney; SPACE. 6 pm, $20-34
Yeasayer, Health; Metro. 9 pm, sold out
The Black Keys, The Greenhornes; the Aragon. 10 pm, sold out
Cursive, Yourself and the Air, Noah’s Ark Was A Spaceship; Subterranean. 10 pm, sold out
Japandroids, My Gold Mask; Schubas. 10 pm, $30
Mucca Pazza; Logan Square Auditorium. 10 pm, $25

Saturday, January 1
The Black Keys, The Greenhornes; the Aragon. 8 pm, sold out
Japandroids, Light Pollution; Schubas. 10 pm, $15

Sunday, January 2
Meh.