By Sarah on January 31, 2011
Friday and Saturday are full of great shows that have been awful to choose between. If only we could all split ourselves into multiples. Monday, January 31 Todd Carey, Bascom Hill, The Heyday; Schubas. 8 pm, $6 Tuesday, February 1 Shelby Lynne, Derek Nelson; SPACE. 8 pm, $27-40 Scott Lucas and the Married Men, Kevin […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged bascom hill, cloudbirds, derek nelson, double door, evanston space, fitz and the tantrums, greensky bluegrass, hoots and hellmouth, jc brooks & the uptown sound, keri noble, kevin tihista's red terror, lincoln hall, liza day, mayne stage, metro, my brightest diamonds, peter wolf crier, que billah, retribution gospel choir, sahara smith, schubas, scott lucas and the married men, shelby lynne, soul summit djs, talib kweli, the decemberists, the giving tree band, the heyday, the opposition party, the right now, the riviera, the shrine, tina dico, todd carey, trina hamlin, trombone shorty and orleans avenue, wye oak, zeus
By Sarah on December 27, 2010
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 […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged beat kitchen, cameron mcgill, cursive, derek nelson, elephant gun, evanston space, ezra furman, fitzgeralds, health, hideout, japandroids, jill sobule, julia sweeney, laarks, light pollution, lincoln hall, logan square auditorium, mazes, metro, miles nielsen, mucca pazza, my gold mask, noah's ark was a spaceship, nora o'connor, paper arrows, robbie fulks, schubas, subterranean, the aragon, the black keys, the greenhornes, the hold steady, tim kasher, tom schraeder and his ego, unicycle loves you, yeasayer, yourself and the air
By Sarah on December 6, 2010
A little bit of a slow week for music that catches my eye (and/or ear). There are plenty of shows going on, but these are the ones I’d recommend.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged avanti guitar trio, badly drawn boy, chely wright, derek nelson, donna fulks, evanston space, fitzgeralds, gerald dowd, hayward williams, hideout, house of blues, indigo girls, jane baxter miller, jay brannan, jeffrey foucault, jon langford, justin jones, kc mcdonough, kelly hogan, las guitarras de espana, lincoln hall, lucy kaplansky, nora o'connor, old town school of folk music, over the rhine, punch brothers, robbie fulks, sarah siskind, scott ligon, seth glier, shawn mullins, subterranean, the flat five, the sanctified grumblers
By Sarah on June 21, 2010
Taste of Chicago kicks off this week. I forsee myself completely undoing my attempts to eat healthy. Thanks a lot, Chicago.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged amy cook, bare hand jug band, benyaro, canasta, caroline smith and the good night sleeps, cloud cult, colin gilmore, david bazan, derek nelson, ditchweed diesel, dosh, eric noden, evanston space, fang island, geoff muldaur, hayward, hideout, jace everett, jane baxter miller, jim kweskin, jon drake & the shakes, katie belle and the paramount boys, lincoln hall, maps and atlases, martyrs', mason jennings, max weinberg big band, millennium park, mucca pazza, musikanto, new ruins, old town school of folk music, paul cebar, paula cole, robbie fulks, sahara smith, sally seltmann, sarah and the tall boys, schubas, sonny landreth, southeast engine, susan voelz, the books, the daredevil christopher wright, the lawrence peters outfit, the lost cartographers, the shams band, tiffany streitelmeier, via tania, will phalen and the stereo addicts | 1 Response
By Sarah on May 24, 2010
This week might as well be known as the Week of Great Shows that I Can’t Go to Because I Have to Prepare for People to Come Install New Carpet. Home ownership is not always worth it, let me tell you.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged allstate arena, am, april smith and the great picture show, besnard lakes, bully in the hallway, carole king, cullen's, depaul men's a cappella, derek nelson, donnie biggins, double door, eluvium, extreme measures, hideout, holy ghost!, how far to austin, james taylor, jill scott, josh rouse, judson claiborne, julianna barwick, lcd soundsystem, lincoln hall, maxwell, men in drag, metro, millennium park, mumford & sons, nathaniel rateliff, nora o'connor, ornery little darlings, pieta brown, robbie fulks, rosemont theatre, sadhu sadhu, schubas, shapers, shot baker, smoking popes, the middle east, the ponys, the tallest man on earth, thee silver mt. zion memorial orchestra, uncommon ground, united center, waco brothers, yellowhammers
By Sarah on April 15, 2010
But Taste of Chicago isn’t just about eating until you don’t think you can move anymore. There’s also always a fantastically eclectic mix of live bands playing, and it’s all free.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged brett dennen, derek nelson, gavin rossdale, grant park, jason & the haymakers, jc brooks & the uptown sound, katie quick, los lobos, los lonely boys, mat kearney, occidental brothers dance band international, rob thomas, salt-n-pepa, sons of the never wrong, steve miller band, taste of chicago, the shams band, the yolks, white mystery, will phalen and the stereo addicts | 1 Response