NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Monday, June 1st 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • San Fermin
  • Sō Percussion
7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($5)
  • Peep Show
  • Mike Gosney, Striding Lion Performance Group, James Davis
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
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
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Tuesday, June 2nd 2015

9:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, June 3rd 2015

7:30PM
at the Symphony Center, 220 S Michigan, 312.294.3000 ($39-$17)
8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
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
10:00PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Slushy
10:00PM
at the Inner Town Pub, 1935 W Thomas, 773.235.9795
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, June 4th 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • The Very Best
  • Glass Lux
7:30PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee (Donation)
8:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS (Free)
  • Power Stronger Than Itself
  • Jazz X-tet
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • The Joel Paterson Trio

Friday, June 5th 2015

7:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Saturday, June 6th 2015

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
2:30PM
at the Palm Tavern, 2989 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.744.0393
  • OKKA Fest 7
  • Paul Lytton, Mat Maneri
4:00PM
at Anodyne Coffee, 2920 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee WI
5:00PM
at Rush-Mor Records, 2635 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee WI
6:00PM
at Acme Records, 2341 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee WI
7:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, June 7th 2015

2:00PM
at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
3:00PM
at Acme Records, 2341 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee WI
  • OKKA Fest 7
  • Johannes Bauer Solo
4:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • The Bingers
  • The Glyders

Monday, June 8th 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • Andrew Belle
  • Birds of Chicago
7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Stevenson Valentor, Matt Carroll
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 Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Tuesday, June 9th 2015

9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • The Fluffers : Quinn Owens, Pete Muschong, Henry Heine, Devin Ulery
  • Outertown : Bethany Hamilton Clearfield, Rob Clearfield, Chris Siebold, Michael Caskey
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
  • Doug Rosenberg

Wednesday, June 10th 2015

6:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($7)
  • Potions
  • Chandeliers : Scott McGaughey, Chris Kalis, Harry Brenner
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Ben LaMar Gay's Tones For Tongues : Ben LaMar Gay, Will Faber, Joshua Sirotiak, Tommaso Moretti, special guest TBA
  • Sound Of The City Workshop
10:00PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • The Oh Yeahs
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, June 11th 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • The London Souls
  • Eggnoise
7:30PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($5 suggested donation)
  • Radio Trio : Alex Inglizian, Will Faber, Ben LaMar Gay
  • Happy Maladies
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($15)
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Dan Whitaker and the Shinebenders

Friday, June 12th 2015

7:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723 (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Homeroom's Songwriter Showcase
  • Axons
  • Thomas Comerford
  • Deadbeat
  • Rebecca Francescatti
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433
9:00PM
at Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport, 312.526.3851 ($20)
  • Drill Festival
  • The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
  • White Lung
  • The Fly
  • St Vincent and WIRE perform "DRILL"

Saturday, June 13th 2015

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
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
7:30PM
at Space Oddities, 1007 N California, 773.697.4439
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616
9:00PM
at the Metro, 3730 N Clark, 773.549.0203 ($24)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, June 14th 2015

8:00PM
at Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport, 312.526.3851 ($48-$30)
  • Ginger Baker's Jazz Confusion
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
10:00PM
at The Owl, 2521 N Milwaukee, 773.235.5300 (Free)

Monday, June 15th 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • The Mighty Diamonds
  • Charley Organaire
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
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
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616

Tuesday, June 16th 2015

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660
5:45PM
at the St James Cathedral, 65 E Huron, 312.787.7360 (Free)
7:30PM
at Café Logan, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS (Free)
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
  • New Band, Old Friends : Jared Hochberg, Joey Rosin, Aaron Shapiro, Kitt Lyles
  • Andy Schlinder Quartet with Dan Burke, Sam Wyatt, Lucas Gillan
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, June 17th 2015

8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
  • Splice Series
  • Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt, Albert Wildeman, Peter Maunu
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)
  • Party Knüllers with Jim Baker
  • Sound Of The City Workshop
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Funky Miracle
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, June 18th 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • Hayes Carll
  • Mother Falcon
7:30PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($5 donation)
  • Slow Planes : Timothy Breen, Conor Harvey, Esther Shaw, Chris Kornman, Nick Barnett, David Strand
  • Vivian McConnell
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12-$10)
9:00PM
at Analogue, 2523 N Milwaukee, 773.904.8567
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • The Fat Babies

Friday, June 19th 2015

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($15)

Saturday, June 20th 2015

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
1:00PM-5:00PM
  • Say It Loud : The Music Behind the Movement — Celebrating African-American Music
  • Zahra Baker
  • "GHOP" Choir
  • Soundmine Merchants
  • Maggie Brown and Legacy Music Project
  • FM SUPREME
7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
7:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723 (Free)
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
8:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($15)
  • Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble, with Renée Baker, Shanta Nurullah, Felton Offard, Thaddeus Tukes, Alex Wing, JoVia Armstrong
8:00PM
at Transition East, 2548 E 83rd, 1st Fl, 773.221.7748 ($10 suggested donation)
  • Altered Mind, Altered Destiny
  • David Boykin, Eliel Sherman Storey
  • Ancestral Duo : Jamal Moore, Luke Stewart, with Dr Thomas Stanley
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, June 21st 2015

10:00AM-8:00PM
2:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($5)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12-$10)
  • Jessica Aszodi — music by Anthony Pateras, Chris Dench, James Rushford, Jeanette Little
9:00PM
at The Owl, 2521 N Milwaukee, 773.235.5300 (Free)
9:00PM
at the Redline Tap, 7000 N Glenwood, 773.465.8005 ($5)
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • DJ RikShaw

Monday, June 22nd 2015

6:30PM
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
  • Option Series
  • Mars Williams Quartet with Peter Maunu, Kent Kessler, Tyler Damon
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Albert Wildeman, Matt Murphy, Ted Gordon
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 Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

Wednesday, June 24th 2015

6:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
7:30PM
at the Bedford, 1612 W Division, 773.235.8800 (Free)
  • avery r young
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, June 25th 2015

6:30PM
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
  • Paal Nilssen-Love Large Unit, with Thomas Johansson, Mats äleklint, Julie Kjær, Klaus Holm, Per Åke Holmlander, Ketil Gutvik, Tommi Keranen, Jon Rune Strøm, Christian Meaas Svendsen, Andreas Wildhagen, Christian Obermayer
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Radio Free Honduras

Friday, June 26th 2015

6:00PM
at the Millennium Park Chapel, Columbus and Monroe
6:45PM
at the Logan Square Monument, 3100 W Logan Blvd
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)

Saturday, June 27th 2015

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
12:45PM-9:00PM
at the Logan Square Monument, 3100 W Logan Blvd
7:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723 (Free)
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
9:00PM
at No Nation, 1542 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.790.7810 ($5 suggested donation)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552

Sunday, June 28th 2015

12:45PM-9:00PM
at the Logan Square Monument, 3100 W Logan Blvd
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($19-$17)
  • Rachel Grimes with Jacob Duncan, Scott Moore, Christian Frederickson
9:00PM
at The Owl, 2521 N Milwaukee, 773.235.5300 (Free)

Monday, June 29th 2015

6:30PM
  • Downtown Sound
  • Poi Dog Pondering
  • Caroline Smith
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
  • Matt Carroll, Jake Wark
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • I Hear Voices
  • Kiara Lanier, Tim Young, Ty Maxon
9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)

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