By Sarah on June 18, 2012
In addition to all of the below shows going on this weekend, Make Music Chicago takes place all day on Thursday, involving over 700 musicians at 75 sites across the city. More detailed information can be found on their website, but I am mostly excited about SOUSAPALOOZA on Thusday, where dedicated music nerds will gather […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged al scorch's country soul ensemble, bailiff, barefoot elephants, blind boys of alabama, booker t. jones, brendan losch, brigitte demeyer, chicago gospel music festival, cloud cult, dinosaur jr, don stiernberg, ellis park, empty bottle, evanston space, green music festival, hey rosetta!, hideout, innkeepers, jc brooks & the uptown sound, jessica robbins, johnny young, jonas friddle & the majority, judson claiborne, julie marie byrne, laura marling, like pioneers, michele mcguire, millennium park, mines, nature show, pearls, robbie fulks, sam vicari, santah, schubas, scony mack, secret colours, simple machines, sister crystals, songs for gods, steve poltz, subterranean, t'bone, the athenaeum theatre, the brothers goforth, the lawrence peters outfit, the ragtones, the raveonettes, theresa andersson, volcano!, willy mason, wilshire
By Sarah on March 12, 2012
Oh, hey, now it’s SXSW-time, where most bands abscond to Austin to play about 467 shows a day. Â Don’t worry, there are still plenty of things to keep you occupied up here. I’ll be checking out that singer-songwriter-type lineup at Beat Kitchen on Wednesday, and then absconding south myself, Â to go have Deep Thoughts about […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged beat kitchen, born gold, bryn rich, charming people, daniel ellsworth & the great lakes, derek nelson & the musicians, don stiernberg, empty bottle, fiona apple, frontier ruckus, grimes, headless troubador, hideout, hoots & hellmouth, j.b. little, johnny young, julie meckler, lincoln hall, loose teeth, martyrs', michele mcguire, robbie fulks, ryley walker, scony mack, subterranean, the bears of blue river, ultrademon, xenia rubinos
By Sarah on January 9, 2012
We are getting back in the swing of things here with the weekly calendar. Â It’s the beginning of the year, cut me some slack. We’ve got some great local artists on bills this week, plus some very diverse acts coming in as part of the Tomorrow Never Knows festival, spread out at Schubas, Lincoln Hall, […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged abstract science djs, active child, alejandro escovedo, allison russell, ant'lrd, auditorium theatre, bad bad meow, beat kitchen, creepy band, daniel ellsworth & the great lakes, don stiernberg, drake bell, empty bottle, evanston space, filligar, gabe dixon, hideout, johnathan young, jon drake & the shakes, jon langford, jt nero, koo nimo & the occidental highlife association, leila broussard, lincoln hall, metro, natalie grace alford, nina ferraro, nora o'connor, old town school of folk music, robbie fulks, ryley walker, sally timms, save the clocktower, schubas, subterranean, the black willoughbys, the parlour suite, the pickin' bubs, the walkmen, tycho, vance gilbert
By Sarah on May 2, 2011
Monday, May 2 Robbie Fulks, Don Stiernberg; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation John Vanderslice, Damien Jurado; Schubas. 8 pm, $15 Tuesday, May 3 Tame Impala, Yuck, Yawn; Lincoln Hall. 9 pm, sold out Barehand Jugband, The Hoyle Brothers, The Shams Band; Double Door. 9 pm, $5 Wednesday, May 4 Manchester Orchestra, An Horse, Harrison […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged a band called catch, an horse, barehand jugband, bobby bare jr., carey kotsionis, chris pureka, cory chisel and the wandering boys, damien jurado, david vandervelde, don stiernberg, double door, evanston space, harrison hudson, henry wolfe, hideout, holcombe waller, john vanderslice, lincoln hall, manchester orchestra, metro, neil young, peter bjorn and john, robbie fulks, schubas, shovels and rope, tame impala, ted leo, the chicago theatre, the felice brothers, the future laureates, the high strung, the hoyle brothers, the shams band, yawn, yuck | 1 Response
By Sarah on January 3, 2011
Looks like the music scene is still recovering from NYE celebrations, too.
I’ll be seeing Charlotte Martin on Sunday. I missed her the last time she was in town, so I’m glad to be able to finally see her live.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged alex hall, amel larrieux, ashley martin, billy branch and the sons of blues, buddy guy, buddy guy's legends, charlotte martin, don stiernberg, double door, evanston space, guy king, hideout, jeffrey david, john primer, kc mcdonough, kelly hogan, kevin o'donnell, lubriphonic, martyrs', musikanto, nora o'connor, pieta brown, robbie fulks, schubas, scott ligon, sunfallen, tangle wood, the aragon, the flat five, the shrine, weezer