This Week in Great Music: 7/9 – 7/15

Tweet There are a lot of great music-things going on in Chicago this week!  In addition to street festivals and the Taste of Chicago, we’ve also got Pitchfork rolling through, which should keep people busy for a while. I’ll be absconding off to Louisville, Kentucky, for the Forecastle Festival, so…

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This Week in Great Music: 10/10 – 10/16

Tweet Let’s keep it simple. Do yourself a favor and go see Dessa on Tuesday. She is pretty much totally amazing. Monday, October 10 Lisa Hannigan, John Smith; Double Door. 8 pm, $15 SIMS, Lazerbeak, Cecil Otter; Bottom Lounge. 9 pm, $10 Tuesday, October 11 Sara Bareilles, Ben Lee, Elizabeth…

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This Week in Great Music: 9/19 – 9/25

Tweet Everything about this week is just a lead-up to the Hideout Block Party.  I’ve missed you, Andrew Bird. Monday, September 19 Robbie Fulks; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation Tuesday, September 20 Cut Copy, Washed Out, Midnight Magic, Only Children; the Riviera. 8 pm, $27 Abigail Washburn, Mar Caribe,…

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This Week in Great Music: 7/18 – 7/24

Tweet I’ll be at Lincoln Hall to catch the Old 97’s tonight.  They’re one of those bands who I always seem to miss when they come into town.  No more! And while I probably won’t be able to make it, everyone else should go to the Timber Timbre/Marissa Nadler show…

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This Week in Great Music: 5/30 – 6/5

Tweet Monday, May 30 Justin Townes Earle, Andre Williams and the Goldstars; Millennium Park. 6:30 pm, free Robbie Fulks, Kathleen Keane; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation Tuesday, May 31 Friendly Fires, Wise Blood; Lincoln Hall. 9 pm, sold out Wednesday, June 1 Meh. Thursday, June 2 Teddy Thompson, Melissa…

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This Week in Great Music: 4/4 – 4/10

Tweet This week’s got a lot of great shows on the calendar, and I’ll be at a couple of them.  Come find me and say hi at Tuesday’s Mountain Goats show (the Vic), or Friday’s Over the Rhine show (Lincoln Hall).  I’m hoping to make it to Lincoln Hall on…

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