This Week in Great Music: 2/20 – 2/26

Teenage me is super excited about that Promise Ring show on Saturday.  Grown-up me is super sad about not being able to go to shows every night.  Story of my life, y’all.

Monday, February 20
Robbie Fulks, Kelly Hogan; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation
Royal Baths, The People’s Temple, Absolutely Not; Empty Bottle. 9:30 pm, free

Tuesday, February 21
Rachel McClusky; Schubas. 7 pm, $10
Britt Dignan, Brown Paper Bag, Safe Haven; Martyrs. 8 pm, $7
Sarah and the Tall Boys; Hideout. 9 pm, $5 suggested donation

Wednesday, February 22
Meh.  (Go see Show Boat at the Lyric, that’s where I’ll be.)

Thursday, February 23
Shawn Mullins, Callaghan; SPACE. 8 pm, $24-28
Doomtree, Toki Wright; Bottom Lounge. 9 pm, $13

Friday, February 24
Jeffrey Foucault; Schubas. 7:30 pm, $14-16
The Flat Five; SPACE. 8 pm, $15-18
Cloudbirds, The Lawrence Peters Outfit; Hideout. 10 pm, $8

Saturday, February 25
The Klezmatics; Old Town School of Folk Music (West, 4544 N Lincoln) 4 pm and 7 pm; $21-25
Emilie Autumn; House of Blues. 7:30 pm, $20-23
Peter Frampton; Chicago Theatre. 8 pm, $39.50-79.50
Occidental Brothers Dance Band International; Old Town School of Folk Music (East, 4545 N Lincoln). 8:30 pm, $10
Matthew Good, Emily Green; Double Door. 9 pm, $20
The Promise Ring; Metro. 9 pm, sold out

Sunday, February 26
3rd Sunday String Band; Schubas. 12 pm, free
Jessie Baylin, The Watson Twins; Schubas. 8 pm, $10