NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Tuesday, January 1st 2013

10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 Donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, January 2nd 2013

8:00PM
at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
  • Velvet Dreams Presents
  • Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer
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, January 3rd 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Laury Shelley
9:30PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($8)

Friday, January 4th 2013

9:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($12)

Saturday, January 5th 2013

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
8:00PM
at the Borg Ward, 823 W National Ave, Milwaukee, WI ($6)
  • Justin Marc Lloyd
  • Boar
  • Breakdancing Ronald Reagan
  • Peter J Woods
  • Nummy
  • Fake Blood Universe
8:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($12)
9:00PM
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, January 6th 2013

3:00PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Shadowgraph
  • ICE — music by Franz Schubert, George Lewis

Monday, January 7th 2013

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
  • Danny Kamins, Tim Decillis
8:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • The Funky Fresh Trio : Josh Quinlan, Patrick Mcdevitt, Alejandro Castano
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
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, January 8th 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($5)
9:30PM
at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 Donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, January 9th 2013

8:00PM
at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
  • Velvet Dreams Presents
  • Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer
8:30PM
at the Old Town School, 4544 N Lincoln, 773.728.6000
  • Omer Avital and His Band of the East
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 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, January 10th 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Rocambu Jazz
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • Crawl : Mike Pinto, Paul Mutzabaugh, Chris Clemente, Rich Stitzel
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($8)

Friday, January 11th 2013

5:00PM
at Reckless Records, 1532 N Milwaukee, 773.235.3727
  • Aaron Dilloway
7:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433
7:30PM
at the International House, 1414 E 59th ($15-$10)
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)

Saturday, January 12th 2013

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 High Concept Laboratories, 1401 W Wabansia
7:30PM
at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS ($25)
8:00PM
at a house concert ($20 suggested donation)
9:00PM
at Tritriangle, 1550 N Milwaukee, 3rd Fl
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, January 13th 2013

6:00PM
at Saki, 3716 W Fullerton, 773.486.3997
7:30PM
at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
  • Intelligence in the Human-Machine
  • Katinka Kleijn, with Daniel R Dehaan, Ryan Ingebritsen
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($7)

Monday, January 14th 2013

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
8:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006
  • In Transition Quartet : Nate Lepine, Randy Tressler, Daniel Thatcher, Chad Hochberg
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
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, January 15th 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • Shirley Johnson
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($5)
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 Donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, January 16th 2013

8:00PM
at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
  • Velvet Dreams Presents
  • Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • The New Standard Quintet : Ken Partyka, Pat Fleming, Tom Vaitsas, Curt Bley, Rick Vitek
9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
9:00PM
at Quenchers, 2401 N Western, 773.276.9730 ($5)
9:00PM
at the Underground Lounge, 952 W Newport, 773.327.2739 ($5)
  • Ron Haynes's Game Changers, With Norman Palm, Rajiv Halim, Phil Seed, Victor Baker Sr, William Kurk, Tim Seisser
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)

Thursday, January 17th 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($8)

Friday, January 18th 2013

Saturday, January 19th 2013

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
8:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS (Free)
  • Off the Record : Listening Party and Performance
  • The ONES
  • Natural Information Society
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, January 20th 2013

5:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl
  • Improvisation jam session hosted by Henry Mayer
8:00PM
at Observatory Studios, 3036 N Lincoln, 4th Fl ($7)
9:00PM
at Norman's Bistro, 1001 E 43rd, 773.966.5821 (Free)
  • Jazz jam with Ernest Dawkins, Dennis Luxion, Isaiah Spencer, Michale Lough
9:00PM
at the Double Door, 1572 N Milwaukee, 773.489.3160
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($8 suggested donation)

Monday, January 21st 2013

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
8:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006
  • In Transition Quartet : Nate Lepine, Randy Tressler, Daniel Thatcher, Chad Hochberg
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
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Tuesday, January 22nd 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
6:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660
  • Face the Strange: New Music from Chicago and Beyond
  • Jeff Parker
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($5)
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 Donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, January 23rd 2013

8:00PM
at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
  • Velvet Dreams Presents
  • Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
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, January 24th 2013

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

Friday, January 25th 2013

9:00PM
at Surplus of Options, 3664 N Lincoln, 773.827.1330
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • The Ham Council : Leslie Beukelman, Dayna Malow, Mandy Schmitzel, Wes Restless, Chris Clemente, Joe Dorenbos, Chris Siebold, Vijay Tellis-Nayak, BJ Cord, Brian Schwab, Mandy Schmitzel, Andy Baker
10:00PM
at Quenchers, 2401 N Western, 773.276.9730 ($5)
  • Destroyer Or Liberator
  • Universal Product
  • Omegawatt

Saturday, January 26th 2013

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 Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, 2320 W Chicago ($15-$10)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
  • The Lowdown Brass Band : Shane Jonas, Sam Johnson, Chris Neal, David Levine, Raphael Crawford, Steve Duncan, Andrew Zelm, Lance Loiselle, John Barbush, David Agee, Mikey "lightning" August
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, January 27th 2013

2:00PM
at Gallery Uno in the Fine Arts Building, 410 S Michigan, 5th Fl (Free)
6:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • Kimberly Gordon Organ Trio with Demos Petropoulus, Brian Ritter
9:00PM
at Norman's Bistro, 1001 E 43rd, 773.966.5821 (Free)
  • Jazz jam with Ernest Dawkins, Dennis Luxion, Isaiah Spencer, Michale Lough
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($7)

Monday, January 28th 2013

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
8:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • In Transition Quartet : Nate Lepine, Randy Tressler, Dan Thatcher, Chad Hochberg
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
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, January 29th 2013

12:15PM
at Randolph Café, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
8:00PM
at the Jazz Showcase, 806 S Plymouth Ct, 312.360.0234 ($20)
  • Annual Blujazz Showcase
  • Curt Hanrahan's Opus Group, with James Sodke, Steve Lewandowski, Larry Tresp, Brian Ford
  • 10PM Second session
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($5)
9:30PM
at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 Donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, January 30th 2013

7:00PM-10:00PM
at M Lounge, 1520 S Wabash Ave, 312.447.0201 (Free)
8:00PM
at the Jazz Showcase, 806 S Plymouth Ct, 312.360.0234 ($20)
  • Annual Blujazz Showcase
  • Shelley Yoelin — CD Release
  • 10PM Second session
8:00PM
at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
  • Velvet Dreams Presents
  • Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • Grunt : Chris Graham, Oliver Hunt
  • Organ Yank : Danny Kamins, Alex Cohen, Andrew Lawrence, Reuben Garza
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
11:00PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

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