NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Tuesday, May 23rd 2017

7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Hans Luchs Group

Thursday, May 25th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Gerrit Hatcher' Refunction, with Jake Wark, Nolan Chin, Bill Harris
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Brandon Lopez Solo
  • Brandon Lopez Trio with Andrew Clinkman, Ryan Packard

Friday, May 26th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Spectralina : Dan Bitney, Selina Trepp
  • Sherae Rimpsey
  • David Hall, Matt Mehlan

Saturday, May 27th 2017

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
6:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
7:00PM
at Zen Buddhist Temple, 1710 W Cornelia ($10)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, May 28th 2017

2:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Get Some
  • Charles Mantis and friends
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
  • ONO
  • Buck Gooter
  • Surfactant
  • Morgan Garrett
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Four Letter Words : Jake Wark, Matt Piet, Bill Harris

Monday, May 29th 2017

7:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Bowmanville : Ethan Adelsman, Samuel Shepard, Ian Walsh, Alex Feldman
9:30PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805

Tuesday, May 30th 2017

7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
8:00PM
at the Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park, 312.801.2100 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($7) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • SCQuintet : Corbin Andrick, Jared Rabin, Scott Williams, Cory Biggerstaff, Stefan Czestochowski — Record release

Wednesday, May 31st 2017

7:00PM
at Resistor, 5053 N Lincoln, 312.863.1375
  • Renée Baker, Benedict Taylor, William Porter
8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
10:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616
  • 24th Chicago Underground Film Festival Opening Night Party
  • Plastic Crimewave
  • Kevin McComb
  • Billy Tuggle
  • Adam Paradis

Thursday, June 1st 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Alexis Lombre with Rajiv Halim, Junius Paul, Greg Artry
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • The Few : Macie Stewart, Steve Marquette, Charlie Kirchen
  • In The Sea : Tristan Honsinger, Joshua Zubot, Nicolas Caloia

Friday, June 2nd 2017

7:00PM
  • Benedict Taylor, Renée Baker
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
  • Hugh Ragin
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Asian Improv aRts Midwest presents: Tradition & Diaspora Series II
  • The Reduction Quartet : Tatsu Aoki, Edward Wilkerson, Jamie Kempkers, Kioto A
9:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Fuck Lungs
  • Mars Williams, Gerrit Hatcher, Lia Kohl
  • Blue Lick

Saturday, June 3rd 2017

4:00PM
at the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave, Evanston IL, 847.448.8620 (Free)
  • Birdhouse Jazz Series
  • Akenya
7:00PM-9:30PM
at High Concept Laboratories, 2233 S Throop, 312.850.0555 ($10 suggested donation)
  • Coyoteways - Music, Ecology and Myths
  • Nat Evans
7:00PM
at Resistor, 5053 N Lincoln, 312.863.1375
  • OUTEREXTREMIA
  • Benedict Taylor, Chip Gdalman, Renée Baker
10:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • CUFF + Helltrap = A Nightmare x 2
  • Sarah Sherman
  • Ruby McCollister
  • Shrimp Boys
  • Scott Egleston
  • Marcos Barnes
  • Fire Toolz
  • others TBA

Sunday, June 4th 2017

5:00PM
at Some Like It Black, 810 E 43rd, 773.891.4866
  • AACM musicians, with special guest Hugh Ragin
6:00PM
in Fred Anderson Park, 1611 S Wabash
7:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, June 5th 2017

7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
  • Option Series
  • Andrea Jablonski, Cale Arthur
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Hunter Diamond, Lucas Gillan
  • Stevenson Valentor's Presence Quintet with Wills McKenna, Neil Carson, Matty Witney, Kellen Benzema
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, June 6th 2017

7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, June 7th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Flamenco Soundscapes
  • Volcano Radar : Elbio Barilari, Julia Miller, Harrison Bankhead, Ernie Adams, Patricia Nuñez "La Tiranta", Leticia Aravena
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)

Thursday, June 8th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, June 9th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
8:30PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • MT Coast
  • Martin Freeman
  • Patrick Cain — part of the exhibition/residency reception for the Weaving Mill's "Containers"
8:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($15-$12) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Dave King Trucking Company : Chris Speed, Brandon Wozniak, Erik Fratzke, Chris Morrissey, Dave King
9:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($12) (wheelchair-accessible)

Saturday, June 10th 2017

6:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Coffin Screws : Reid Karris, Alexander Adams, Nick Alvarez, Keenan Foley, Parker Grogan, Danny Van Duerm
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)

Sunday, June 11th 2017

9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, June 12th 2017

7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, June 13th 2017

7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesday Night Fellowship
9:30PM
at The Burlington, 3425 W Fullerton, 773.384.3243
9:30PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, June 14th 2017

8:30PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Ace of Cups I
  • Mykele Deville
  • Akenya
  • Jade T Perry
  • Half Gringa

Thursday, June 15th 2017

6:30PM
  • No BS! Brass Band
  • Dayme Arocena
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, June 16th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Saturday, June 17th 2017

9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)

Monday, June 19th 2017

6:30PM
  • Juneteenth Celebration
  • Gregory Porter
  • Tomeka Reid Quartet
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, June 20th 2017

12:00AM
at The Burlington, 3425 W Fullerton, 773.384.3243
7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesday Night Fellowship
9:30PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Bison Bison : Wills McKenna, Ishmael Ali, Mike Harmon, Matt Carroll

Wednesday, June 21st 2017

10:00AM-10:00PM

Thursday, June 22nd 2017

6:00PM
at Fullerton Hall, the Art Institute, 111 S Michigan ($10)
6:00PM
at the Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park, 312.801.2100
  • 11th Annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival Benefit Concert & Reception
  • Christian Sands Trio with Yasushi Nakamura, Jerome Jennings
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Kaze : Kappa Maki, Christian Bezos, Satoko Fujii, Peter Ménard

Friday, June 23rd 2017

6:00PM
at PianoForte , 1335 S Michigan, 312.291.0291 ($20-$10)

Saturday, June 24th 2017

8:30PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Sunday, June 25th 2017

2:00PM
at Woodland Pattern, 720 E Locust, Milwaukee WI, 414.263.5001
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Mars Williams, Jim Baker, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Chicago Edge Ensemble : Jeb Bishop, Mars Williams, Dan Phillips, Krzysztof Pabian, others TBA

Monday, June 26th 2017

6:30PM
  • Jaga Jazzist
  • AfrotroniX
7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($14)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, June 27th 2017

7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesday Night Fellowship
9:30PM
at The Burlington, 3425 W Fullerton, 773.384.3243
9:30PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)

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