NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Sunday, May 1st 2011

2:00PM
at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
4:00PM
at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 909 W Armitage, 773.728.6000 ($5)
5:00PM-8:30PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
5:30PM-7:00PM
at Miska's, 2156 W Belmont, 773.935.5373
6:00PM
at the Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S Woodlawn ($15 donation requested)
9:00PM
at the Lincoln Loft, 3036 N Lincoln, 2nd Fl ($6 requested donation)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont

Monday, May 2nd 2011

8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
10:00PM
at the Old Town Ale House, 219 W North, 312.944.7020
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

Tuesday, May 3rd 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Tail Dragger
5:00PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805 ($5)
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5)
  • Brad Gallagher's SWCK
  • Kevin Brown's Mosaic
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
11:00PM
at Rodan, 1530 N Milwaukee, 773.276.7036

Wednesday, May 4th 2011

9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($7)

Thursday, May 5th 2011

6:00PM-9:00PM
at Gallery at 220, 220 S Wabash (Donation)
8:30PM
at the South Loop Hotel, 2600 S State St ($10-$5)
9:00PM
at Impala Gallery, 1768 Greenleaf
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
  • L'Orchestre Super Vitesse
10:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($7)

Friday, May 6th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
8:00PM
at Jennifer Norback Fine Art, 217 W Huron, Lower Level (Free)
  • Dissecting the Mediator
  • Max Alexander, Nigel Taylor, Eric Powell, Sound Collision Alliance — electroacoustic works
9:00PM
at Brown Rice, 4432 N Kedzie ($10 suggested donation)

Saturday, May 7th 2011

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Barry Winograd, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
9:00PM
at Lincoln Square Lanes, 4874 N Lincoln, 2nd Fl, 773.561.8191 (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($12)
  • Hanah Jon Taylor Artet
10:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, May 8th 2011

2:00PM
at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
2:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($6)
5:00PM-8:30PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
5:30PM-7:00PM
at Miska's, 2156 W Belmont, 773.935.5373
7:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont

Monday, May 9th 2011

8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at the Old Town Ale House, 219 W North, 312.944.7020
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

Tuesday, May 10th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Shirley Johnson
5:00PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805 ($5)
6:30PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
7:30PM
at the Mayne Stage, 1328 W Morse, 773.381.4554
  • Unbound : A Festival Of American Contemporary Music, Part 3
  • Ensemble Dal Niente — music by Elliott Carter, Jason Eckardt, Conlon Nancarrow, Lee Hyla, Roger Sessions
9:30PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($10)
10:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5)
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
11:00PM
at Rodan, 1530 N Milwaukee, 773.276.7036

Wednesday, May 11th 2011

9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($8)

Thursday, May 12th 2011

8:30PM
at the South Loop Hotel, 2600 S State St ($10-$5)
10:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($8)

Friday, May 13th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)

Saturday, May 14th 2011

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Barry Winograd, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:30PM
at the Mayne Stage, 1328 W Morse, 773.381.4554
  • Unbound : A Festival Of American Contemporary Music, Part 4
  • Ensemble Dal Niente — music by John Zorn, Frank Zappa, John Cage, Alvin Lucier, Sublime
9:00PM
at Brown Rice, 4432 N Kedzie
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($12)
10:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, May 15th 2011

2:00PM
at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
3:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597 ($15-$5)
3:30PM
at Lakeside Inn, 15251 Lakeshore Rd, Lakeside MI
5:00PM-8:30PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
5:30PM-7:00PM
at Miska's, 2156 W Belmont, 773.935.5373
9:00PM
at the Charleston, 2076 N Hoyne, 773.489.4757
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont

Monday, May 16th 2011

7:30PM
at Links Hall, 3435 N Sheffield, 2nd Fl, 773.281.0824 ($12-$10)
8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
10:00PM
at the Old Town Ale House, 219 W North, 312.944.7020
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

Tuesday, May 17th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • David "Honeyboy" Edwards
5:00PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805 ($5)
9:30PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($8)
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
11:00PM
at Rodan, 1530 N Milwaukee, 773.276.7036

Wednesday, May 18th 2011

7:00PM
at M Lounge, 1520 S Wabash Ave, 312.447.0201 (Free)
8:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597 ($10 suggested donation)
9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
10:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($8)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($7)
10:00PM
at Quenchers, 2401 N Western, 773.276.9730

Thursday, May 19th 2011

7:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee
7:30PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($7)
  • A Transparent Gate With 6 Panels
  • composition by Michael Pisaro, performed by Greg Stuart
8:30PM
at the South Loop Hotel, 2600 S State St ($10-$5)
9:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($8, free with RSVP)
  • Helen Money
  • D. Charles Speer & The Helix
  • blink.
  • Zachary Cale
10:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($7)

Friday, May 20th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • L'Orchestre Super Vitesse
6:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
8:00PM
at Transistor, 5224 N Clark, 312.631.9408

Saturday, May 21st 2011

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Barry Winograd, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
9:00PM
at Brown Rice, 4432 N Kedzie ($10 suggested donation)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($12)
  • Jeff Chan and the Chicago Clarinet Conglomerate
10:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, May 22nd 2011

2:00PM
at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
2:00PM
5:00PM-8:30PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
5:30PM-7:00PM
at Miska's, 2156 W Belmont, 773.935.5373
7:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($10)
7:30PM
at Roosevelt University, Ganz Hall, 430 S Michigan, 7th Fl, 312.341.3780
8:30PM
at the International House, 1414 E 59th (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont

Monday, May 23rd 2011

6:30PM
at Claudia Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:00PM
at the Morseland, 1218 W Morse, 773.764.8900
10:00PM
at the Charleston, 2076 N Hoyne, 773.489.4757
10:00PM
at the Old Town Ale House, 219 W North, 312.944.7020
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275
  • Church Friends : Keenan Foley, Adam Thornburg, Daniel Van Duerm, Collin O'Malley, Brendan McAlinden

Tuesday, May 24th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
5:00PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805 ($5)
8:00PM
at the Mayne Stage, 1328 W Morse, 773.381.4554 ($15-$5)
  • Bells and Whistles
  • Third Coast Percussion with special guest Tim Munro — music by George Crumb, John Fonville, John Cage, Owen Clay Condon, Anthony Pateras
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
  • Dissassembly
11:00PM
at Rodan, 1530 N Milwaukee, 773.276.7036

Wednesday, May 25th 2011

8:30PM
at the Old Town School, 4544 N Lincoln, 773.728.6000 ($5 suggested donation)
9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($7)

Thursday, May 26th 2011

7:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee
8:30PM
at the South Loop Hotel, 2600 S State St ($10-$5)
9:00PM
at Phyllis's Musical Inn, 1800 W Division, 773.486.9862 ($5 suggested donation)
  • Ian Torres Big Band
10:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616

Friday, May 27th 2011

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Vivian Garcia and Friends
9:00PM
at Reversible Eye Gallery, 1103 N California, 773.862.1232 ($10-$5)
9:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
9:30PM
at Brown Rice, 4432 N Kedzie ($10 suggested donation)
9:30PM
at the Morseland, 1218 W Morse, 773.764.8900 ($10)

Saturday, May 28th 2011

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Barry Winograd, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
2:00PM
at Corbett vs Dempsey, 1120 N Ashland, 3rd Fl, 773.278.1664 (Free)
7:30PM
at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave, Evanston IL, 847.905.1500 ($15-$5)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($12)
10:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597 ($10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, May 29th 2011

2:00PM
at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
5:00PM-8:30PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
5:30PM-7:00PM
at Miska's, 2156 W Belmont, 773.935.5373
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont

Monday, May 30th 2011

10:00PM
at the Old Town Ale House, 219 W North, 312.944.7020
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

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