NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Sunday, December 1st 2013

2:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($5)
8:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($12)
8:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
  • Parlour Tapes+
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($7)

Monday, December 2nd 2013

7:00PM-9:00PM
at the Washington Park Arts Incubator, 301 E Garfield Blvd (Free)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
  • Mark Hardy, Stephen Germana
8:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont
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
9:00PM
at Webster's Wine Bar, 1480 W Webster, 773.868.0608

Tuesday, December 3rd 2013

9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349

Wednesday, December 4th 2013

9:00PM-10:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006
9:00PM
at the Bedford, 1612 W Division, 773.235.8800
9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($8)
11:00PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, December 5th 2013

6:30PM
at Claudia Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
7:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Friday, December 6th 2013

7:30PM
at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS ($35-$5)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
8:00PM
at 32 Forty, 3240 S Morgan St ($12)
8:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10, or $30 series pass)
9:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Saturday, December 7th 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 : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
8:00PM
at Graham Foundation (Madlener House), 4 W Burton Pl (Free, RSVP)
9:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, December 8th 2013

6:00PM-8:15PM
at Seman Violins, 4447 Oakton St, Skokie IL, 847.674.0690
7:00PM
at 32 Forty, 3240 S Morgan St ($12)
8:00PM
at Maude's Liquor Bar, 840 W Randolph, 312.243.9712
8:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont
  • Other Earth Ensemble : Kedgrick Pullums, Sam Trump Harris, Landon LeMoine, Danny Andrade, Dan Gillespie, Evan Collins, Chris Kimmons, Spencer Jenich, Matt Roberts, Phil Sudderberg, Eli Namay

Monday, December 9th 2013

7:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
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
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

Tuesday, December 10th 2013

8:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • Cortex : Thomas Johansson, Kristoffer Berre Alberts, Ola Høyer, Gard Nilssen
  • Sosala : Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi, Steve Marquette, Alex Wing, Lucas Gillan
  • Bushman's Revenge : Even Hermansen, Rune Nergaard, Gard Nilssen
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at the Inner Town Pub, 1935 W Thomas, 773.235.9795 ($5)

Wednesday, December 11th 2013

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
9:00PM
at the Bedford, 1612 W Division, 773.235.8800
9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • Ryan Shultz Quartet, with Karl Montzka, Larry Kohut, Tom Hipskind
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
11:00PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, December 12th 2013

9:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($12)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Friday, December 13th 2013

7:30PM
at the Borg Ward, 823 W National Ave, Milwaukee, WI ($7)
7:30PM
at Transition East, 2548 E 83rd, 1st Fl, 773.221.7748
8:00PM
at the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, 4048 W Armitage ($10 Donation)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($18)
  • Kranky 20th Anniversary
  • Grouper
  • Benoît Pioulard
  • Christopher Bissonnette
  • Justin Walter

Saturday, December 14th 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 : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
6:00PM-10:00PM
at Bikes N' Roses, 4749 N Kedzie ($10)
  • Bikes N' Roses Fundraiser
  • Cebolla Municipal : Carlos Chavarria, Christian Espinoza, Oscar Rivera Jr
  • Tarnation : Adam Rahn, Alex Beam, Carlos Chavarria, Jason Ogawa, Oscar Rivera Jr, Ryan Horton
7:00PM-11:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($18)
  • Kranky 20th Anniversary
  • Tim Hecker
  • Pan American
  • Keith Fullerton Whitman
  • Ken Camden
9:00PM
at Lincoln Square Lanes, 4874 N Lincoln, 2nd Fl, 773.561.8191 (Free)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, December 15th 2013

2:00PM-4:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552
  • Fred Simon, Steve Rodby
  • The Obstreperous Five : Steve Ramsdell, Jim Barbick, Chris Mahieu, Curt Bley, Jeff Fortin
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$17)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Norman's Bistro, 1001 E 43rd, 773.966.5821 (Free)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433

Monday, December 16th 2013

7:00PM
at Harris Theater, 205 E Randolph, 312.334.7777 ($25)
  • MusicNOW : Carbide & Carbon
  • Musicians from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra — music by Andy Akiho, David Lang, Edgar Guzmán, Mason Bates
7:00PM
at the Mayne Stage, 1328 W Morse, 773.381.4554 ($20)
  • Paquito D'Rivera with Kaia String Quartet, Ernie Adams, Larry Gray, Rick Ferguson
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
8:00PM
at Martyrs', 3855 N Lincoln, 773.404.9494 ($20-$15)
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)
  • Glad Cloud Ambient Music Series
  • Mark Trecka
  • Danny Van Duerm
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

Tuesday, December 17th 2013

9:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($7)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence
10:00PM
at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($15)

Wednesday, December 18th 2013

9:00PM
at the Bedford, 1612 W Division, 773.235.8800
9:00PM
at Lilly's, 2515 N Lincoln, 773.525.2422 ($5)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($15)
11:00PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, December 19th 2013

7:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($8)
  • Mixed Blessing, Indiana-ina spada a dus talioms
  • ensembleTZARA : Samuel Stoll, Moritz Müllenbach, Simone Keller, with guest artist Shanna Gutierrez — music by Robert Ashley, David Sontòn, Timothy McCormack, Mathias Steinauer
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Friday, December 20th 2013

8:30PM
at the Lighthouse Tavern, 1236 W Chase, 773.764.9414
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Constellation Holiday Party
  • George Freeman / Mike Allemana Quartet

Saturday, December 21st 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 : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
6:00AM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($22)
12:00PM-12:00AM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 (Free, Donations accepted)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, December 22nd 2013

6:00AM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($22)
8:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($8)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Norman's Bistro, 1001 E 43rd, 773.966.5821 (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont

Monday, December 23rd 2013

6:00AM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($22)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Danny Kamins, Andrew Clinkman
8:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006
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
9:00PM
at The Burlington, 3425 W Fullerton, 773.384.3243

Tuesday, December 24th 2013

10:00PM
at the Inner Town Pub, 1935 W Thomas, 773.235.9795
  • Improvised music jam session hosted by Eli Namay

Saturday, December 28th 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 : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
9:00PM
at Observatory Studios, 3036 N Lincoln, 4th Fl
  • Functionary
  • Potions
  • 555
  • I Love You
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, December 29th 2013

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10-$5)
  • Amphion Percussion : Peter Zlotnick, Sean Connors, with Lisa Raschiatore — music by Elizabeth Kelly, Peter Klatzow, David T Little, György Ligeti, Morton Feldman, Adam Cuthbért
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Norman's Bistro, 1001 E 43rd, 773.966.5821 (Free)
10:00PM
at the Redline Tap, 7000 N Glenwood, 773.465.8005 ($5)
  • Colour and Sound : Jimmy Bennington, Fred Jackson, Jerome Croswell, Brian Sandstrom

Monday, December 30th 2013

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • General Zod : Katherine Andrick, Chris Clemente, Paul Mutzabaugh, Fred Krubel, Frank Alongi
  • The Renegades : Paul Mutzabaugh, Chris Siebold, Tim Seisser, Frank Alongi
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
10:00PM
at Skylark, 2149 S Halsted, 312.948.5275

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