NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Wednesday, December 17th 2014

6:30PM-8:00PM
at Asado Coffee, 1651 W Chicago
  • Rob Mazurek — performance and conversation
9:00PM
at the Bedford, 1612 W Division, 773.235.8800 (Free)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, December 18th 2014

8:00PM
at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W Division, 773.278.1500 ($10)
  • Alternate Moon Cycles
  • Rob Mazurek : Solor and Trio with Matthew Lux, Mikel Patrick Avery — Record Release
9:30PM
at Fiore, 2456 N California, 773.342.4400 (Free)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($5)
  • Homme and Friends

Friday, December 19th 2014

8:00PM
at Tritriangle, 1550 N Milwaukee, 3rd Fl
10:00PM
at 3310 S Lowe St, 1st Fl

Saturday, December 20th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
  • Parlour Tapes+ Presents: "It's That Special Time" Special Holiday Hour
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, December 21st 2014

6:00AM
at Links Hall, 3111 N Western ($25)
6:00PM
at a house concert
8:00PM
at Maude's Liquor Bar, 840 W Randolph, 312.243.9712
9:00PM
at the Redline Tap, 7000 N Glenwood, 773.465.8005 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, December 22nd 2014

6:00AM
at Links Hall, 3111 N Western ($25)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, December 23rd 2014

6:00AM
at Links Hall, 3111 N Western ($25)
9:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
  • Cactus Truck : John Dikeman, Jasper Stadhouders, Onno Govaert
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, December 24th 2014

9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454

Friday, December 26th 2014

6:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Saturday, December 27th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, December 28th 2014

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, December 29th 2014

7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western
  • I Hear Voices
  • Brad Smith
  • Justina Kairyte
  • Gia Margaret
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Kyle Riley
9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, December 30th 2014

10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, December 31st 2014

7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($35-$25)
  • The Sun Ra Arkestra directed by Marshall Allen
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($35-$25)
  • The Sun Ra Arkestra directed by Marshall Allen

Friday, January 2nd 2015

9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Sunday, January 4th 2015

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($5)

Monday, January 5th 2015

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Albert Wildeman, Ryan Packard, Daniel Wyche

Wednesday, January 7th 2015

9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Thursday, January 8th 2015

9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Friday, January 9th 2015

8:00PM
at Transistor, 3441 N Broadway, 312.631.9408
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10-$5)
  • Chartreuse Trio Plus : Myra Hinrichs, Carrie Frey, Helen Newby, with Zachary Good, Benjamin Roidl-Ward, Hannah Hammel, Katherine Young

Sunday, January 11th 2015

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($14-$7)
  • UNLEASHED: Open-Hole Bass Flute and Electronics Show
  • Shanna Gutierrez, Francisco Castillo Trigueros — music by Kyong Mee Choi, Morgan Krauss, Eric Honour, Francisco Castillo Trigueros, Wim Henderickx

Monday, January 12th 2015

7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western

Wednesday, January 14th 2015

9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Friday, January 16th 2015

7:30PM
at the Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL, 847.905.1500 ($39-$17)
  • Beastie Boyz
  • Baroque Band — music of Farina, Schmeltzer, Telemann, Uccellini
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Saturday, January 17th 2015

7:30PM
at the Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S Woodlawn ($39-$17)
  • Beastie Boyz
  • Baroque Band — music of Farina, Schmeltzer, Telemann, Uccellini

Wednesday, January 21st 2015

7:30PM
at the Symphony Center, 220 S Michigan, 312.294.3000 ($39-$17)
  • Beastie Boyz
  • Baroque Band — music of Farina, Schmeltzer, Telemann, Uccellini
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

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