This Week in Great Music: 7/9 – 7/15

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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 I’ll miss out on all . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 7/9 – 7/15

This Week in Great Music: 6/25 – 7/1

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June’s almost over. Can you believe that?

Monday, June 25 Occidental Brothers Dance Band International, Chico Trujilo; Millennium Park. 6:30 pm, free Robbie Fulks; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation Esperanza Spalding; Ravinia. 8 pm, $27-55 Kate Miller-Heidke, Derek Fawcett; Schubas. 8 pm, $10-12

Tuesday, June 26 Cory Branan, Audra Mae, Briar Rabbit; Schubas. . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 6/25 – 7/1

This Week in Great Music: 6/11 – 6/17

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Monday, June 11 The Duke Spirit, Hacienda; Lincoln Hall. 8 pm, $17-20 Gospel Music, Wintersleep; Schubas. 8 pm, $8-10

Tuesday, June 12 Mucca Pazza; Hideout. 9 pm, sold out

Wednesday, June 13 Harper Blynn, Madi Diaz; Schubas. 9 pm, $10

Thursday, June 14 The Deer Tracks, Nouela, Shuteye; Schubas. 9 pm, $10 Octopus Nebula, . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 6/11 – 6/17

CHIRP Playlist: June 8, 2012

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This week’s playlist looks significantly less pretty, as there were some tech issues with the playlist tracker. I’m sure you won’t be too devastated.

As always, you can hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm Central time.

8:00 hour Quiet Company/Everything Louder Than . . . → Read More: CHIRP Playlist: June 8, 2012

This Week in Great Music: 5/7 – 5/13

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Hey! It’s Andrew Bird week again. No big deal. Plenty of other things going on, too, for your listening pleasure.

Monday, May 7 Robbie Fulks, Greg Cahill; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation The Spring Standards, Volcanoes Make Islands, Shelby Pollard; Schubas. 8 pm, $10

Tuesday, May 8 Tim Barry, Jenny Owen Youngs; Beat . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 5/7 – 5/13

CHIRP Playlist: May 4, 2012

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You can hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm Central time.

9:55 PM Retribution Gospel Choir Poor Man’s Daughter from 2 (Sub Pop) 9:50 PM Lushlife Still I Hear the Word Progress (featuring Styles P) from Plateau Vision (Western Vinyl) 9:48 PM Benjamin . . . → Read More: CHIRP Playlist: May 4, 2012