NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Sunday, August 20th 2017

2:00PM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, August 21st 2017

5:00PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
7:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Katie Ernst Solo
  • The Few : Steve Marquette, Macie Stewart, Charlie Kirchen
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, August 22nd 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Xavier Breaker Coalition
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 Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Stereo Genius

Wednesday, August 23rd 2017

8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
  • Moor Mother
  • ONO featuring Mykele Deville

Thursday, August 24th 2017

8:30PM
at the Fulton Street Collective, 1821 W Hubbard ($10-$5)
  • Human Bloom : Jackson Shepard, Imani Williams Rouselle, Andrew Gercak, Atticus Lazenby, John Cunningham
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, August 25th 2017

8:00PM
at Slate Arts and Performance, 3203 W North Ave, 847.312.1527
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
  • Joel Futterman, Ike Levin
8:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Smith, Boykin, and Smith : Brian Smith, David Boykin, Dr Charles Joseph Smith
9:00PM
at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N Southport, 773.935.6860
  • Pants, Pants, Pants
  • Ludwig Abraham and Mocrep

Saturday, August 26th 2017

2:00PM
at The Jefferson Park Library, 5363 W Lawrence, 312.744.1998
6:00PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Mute Duo
  • Tüth
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
8:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N Southport, 773.935.6860
  • Pants, Pants, Pants
  • Ludwig Abraham and Mocrep

Sunday, August 27th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, August 28th 2017

5:00PM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
7:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
  • Beth McDonald Solo
  • Beth McDonald, Mabel Kwan, Neal Markowski
7:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($5)
  • Sueñolas
  • New Hard Folk Duo : Rob Frye, Matthew Schneider
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, August 29th 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Rajiv Halim
7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesday Night Fellowship

Wednesday, August 30th 2017

9:00PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547

Thursday, August 31st 2017

11:00AM
at Claudia Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 11:00AM The Evolution of Afro-Cuban Jazz: A Talk with Ignacio Berroa
  • 12:15PM Thaddeus Tukes Quintet
  • 1:45PM Tim Stine Trio
  • 3:15PM Dave Rempis Quintet performing Jackie McLean's Action
12:00PM
at Randolph Square , 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:00PM Curtis Prince Band featuring Ari Brown
  • 1:30PM West End Jazz Band
  • 3:00PM Southport Records Celebrates 40 Years of Sparrow
12:30PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:30PM "What Is This Thing Called Jazz" with Willie Pickens and Miguel de la Cerna
  • 2:00PM Young Chicago Authors
  • 3:30PM Chicago Jazz Composers Collective
6:30PM
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, September 1st 2017

12:00PM
12:30PM
5:00PM
9:00PM
at Alhambra Palace, 1240 W Randolph, 312.666.9555 ($15-$10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • 1980 Records Presents
  • Alex Cunningham, Carlos Chavarria
9:00PM
at Martyrs', 3855 N Lincoln, 773.404.9494 ($20-$17) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
  • After Fest: Kidd Jordan, Alvin Fielder and guests
10:00PM
at Hunter Art Gallery, 3800 S Michigan ($20 suggested donation)
  • Hereafterfest 2017
  • DJ TBA
  • Microcosmic Sound Orchestra
  • Participatory Music Collective

Saturday, September 2nd 2017

11:30AM
on the Young Jazz Lions Stage
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 11:30AM Morgan Park High School Jazz Combo
  • 12:15PM Jones College Prep Jazz Combo
  • 1:00PM Whitney Young High School Jazz Combo
  • 2:00PM Kelly High School Jazz Ensemble
  • 2:55PM Kenwood Academy High School Jazz Ensemble
  • 3:50PM Roosevelt University Jazz Ensemble plays A Love Supreme
12:00PM
12:30PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:30PM Typhanie Monique
  • 2:00PM Shawn Maxwell's New Tomorrow
  • 3:30PM Low Down Brass Band
5:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 5:00PM Dr Michael White Quartet
  • 6:00PM BassDrumBone
  • 7:10PM Allison Miller Boom Tic Boom
  • 8:30PM Ellabration! 100 Years of Ella Fitzgerald featuring the Bradley William Trio, Sheila Jordan, Dee Alexander, Frieda Lee, Spider Saloff and Paul Marinaro
9:00PM
at Alhambra Palace, 1240 W Randolph, 312.666.9555 ($15-$10)
  • Hothouse Jazz Fest Aftersets
  • Vincent Chancey, Ben LaMar Gay, Marcus Evans
  • Shanta Nurullah's Sitarsys with Alex Wing, Harrison Bankhead, Zahra Baker, Avreeayl Ra
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
  • After Fest: Kidd Jordan, Alvin Fielder and guests
10:00PM
at Hunter Art Gallery, 3800 S Michigan ($20 suggested donation)

Sunday, September 3rd 2017

11:30AM
at the Harris Theater Rooftop Terrace, 205 E Randolph, 312.334.7777
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 11:30AM Jenna Przbysz Collective
  • 12:30PM Trilogy : Kevin King, Jeremy Warren, Jada Stroud
  • 1:305PM Infrared Quintet led by Kenthaney Redmond
  • 2:30PM Possibilities Trio : Tim Bennett, Dan Stein, Peter Manheim
  • 3:30PM Chosen Few led by Isaiah Collier
12:00PM
12:30PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:30PM Michele Thomas
  • 2:00PM JoAnn Daugherty
  • 3:30PM Johnny Blas Afro Libre Orquesta
5:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 5:00PM Roscoe Mitchell's Quartets Celebrating 50 years of Nessa Records
  • 6:00PM Sheila Jordan featuring Steve Kuhn's Trio
  • 7:10PM Matt Wilson's Honey and Salt
  • 8:30PM Rebirth Brass Band
7:00PM
at the New Heartland Café Bar, 7000 N Glenwood, 773.465.8005
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
  • Nick Photinos with Doug Perkins, Yasuko Oura
10:00PM
at Hunter Art Gallery, 3800 S Michigan ($20 suggested donation)
  • Hereafterfest 2017
  • DJ Abstract Black
  • Sebau
  • Macrocosmic Sound Orchestra

Monday, September 4th 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616

Tuesday, September 5th 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Fred Anderson Legacy Project
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

Wednesday, September 6th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Friends & Neighbors

Thursday, September 7th 2017

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10-$15, or $30 festival pass)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Fulton Street Collective, 1821 W Hubbard ($10 suggested donation)

Friday, September 8th 2017

6:00PM
at Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative, 1456 E 70th, 312.857.5561 (Free)
8:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($22-$20)
  • Avishai Cohen Quartet with Gadi Lehavi, Barak Mori, Marcus Gilmore
8:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10-$15, or $30 festival pass) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($22-$20)
  • Avishai Cohen Quartet with Gadi Lehavi, Barak Mori, Marcus Gilmore

Saturday, September 9th 2017

6:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$20, or $30 festival pass)

Sunday, September 10th 2017

1:00PM
at Lane Beach Park, 5915 N Sheridan (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • Tradition & Diaspora Series
  • Tatsu Aoki's Reduction Quartet +PLUS

Monday, September 11th 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, September 12th 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
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 Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tommaso Moretti's SemoComeSemo with Ben LaMar Gay, Matt Piet, Devin Foster

Wednesday, September 13th 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Fulton Street Collective, 1821 W Hubbard ($10 suggested donation)
  • Neil Carson Group with Alyssa Allgood, Greg Woods, Constantine Alexander, Corbin Andrick, Alex Wasily, Dan Burke, Neal Alger, Jake Shapiro, Paul Mutzabaugh, Andrew Vogt, Zack Marks

Thursday, September 14th 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Saturday, September 16th 2017

3:00PM-4:30PM
at the Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Ln, Northbrook IL, 847.272.6224 (Free)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$12)
  • Tim Berne's Snakeoil, with Oscar Noriega, Matt Mitchell, Ches Smith

Sunday, September 17th 2017

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

Monday, September 18th 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Tuesday, September 19th 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Tatsu Aoki's Miyumi Project
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

Thursday, September 21st 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616

Saturday, September 23rd 2017

1:00PM
at the Smart Museum, 5550 S Greenwood, 773.702.0200
1:30PM
on the Jame W Wagner Stage, Midway Plaisance at Woodlawn Ave
2:30PM
on the West Stage at the Midway, Midway Plaisance at Ellis Ave
  • 2017 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 2:30PM-3:30PM Ifficial Reggae Movement
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM Chicago AfroBeat Project
  • 7:15PM-8:15PM Majestic Gents and The NuBlu Band: Chicago Steppin'
  • 9:30PM-10:30PM DJ Sadie Woods
2:30PM
at the Logan Center Screening Room, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
  • 2017 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 2:30PM-3:30PM Robin D G Kelley : Monk at 100
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM Wall of Respect 50th Anniversary — Panel Discussion
2:30PM
at the Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E 58th St, 773.702.9514
3:00PM
at the DuSable Museum, 740 E 56th Pl, 773.947.0600
3:00PM
at the Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S Woodlawn
3:00PM
at Little Black Pearl, 1060 E 47th, 773.285.1211
3:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
3:00PM-4:30PM
at the Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Ln, Northbrook IL, 847.272.6224 (Free)
4:00PM
at the Hyde Park Bank, 1525 E 53rd
4:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
7:15PM
at the International House, 1414 E 59th
11:00PM
at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100

Sunday, September 24th 2017

2:00PM
on the Jame W Wagner Stage, Midway Plaisance at Woodlawn Ave
  • 2017 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 2:00PM-3:00PM Maggie and Africa Brown: 2 Brown Sisters Swingin' Hyde Park
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM Henry Johnson Quintet
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM Yes We Can: the Songs of New Orleans
3:00PM
on the West Stage at the Midway, Midway Plaisance at Ellis Ave
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)

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