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AC ROCK Free admission. Sun 6/9, 1:30 PM, Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood, Des Plaines. 847-376-2787 or 847-376-2839.

ANNE-MARIE AKIN Free in-store performance. Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, Eclecticity, 3162 N. Clark. 773-929-3080.

BLINK 182, GREEN DAY Sat 6/15, 6:30 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

LUKA BLOOM Sat 6/8, 7:30 and 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

BLUE SHIFT No cover. Sun 6/9, 8 PM, Cornservatory, 4210 N. Lincoln. 618-670-8933.

ANDREA BOCELLI Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Allstate Arena, 6920 Mannheim, Rosemont. 847-635-6601 or 312-559-1212.

THE BUZZ Free concert. Sat 6/15, 5 PM, Hamlin Park, 3035 N. Hoyne. 312-742-7529.

JENNIFER CHADA, JOAN CURTO, LUCIA SPINA Cabaret concert under the direction of Scott Williams; benefit for Playhouse 111. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Playhouse 111, 111 N. Hale, Wheaton. 630-260-1820.

CLOUDDEAD, RADIOINACTIVE, BOOM BIP & DOSEONE, MC LABTEKWON Free in-store performance; see Critic's Choice. Thu 6/13, 4 PM, Reckless Records, 3157 N. Broadway. 773-404-5080.

JUDY COLLINS, ARLO GUTHRIE, RICHIE HAVENS, ALICE PEACOCK Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

ELVIS COSTELLO & THE IMPOSTERS, BILLY BOB THORNTON See Critic's Choice; sold out. Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-902-1500.

CROSSTOPS Free in-store performance. Sun 6/9, 3 PM, Crow's Nest Music, 1157 W. Fullerton. 773-935-9196.

EVAN DANDO, CHRIS BROKAW, VIA TANIA 18 & over show. Fri 6/7, 9 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

DARK STAR ORCHESTRA Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM (18 & over show), and Sun 6/16, 6 PM (all-ages show), Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

J. DAVIS TRIO performs as part of the museum's "First Fridays" reception. Fri 6/7, 6-10 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-280-2660.

JULIE DEXTER, PEVEN EVERETT perform as part of the Neo Soul Explosion series, with DJs Twilite Tone & Fathom and poetry. Wed 6/12, 7 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

DOOLEYS Free concert. Thu 6/13, 7 PM, Bank One Plaza, 1603 Orrington, Evanston. 847-328-5864.

DOVES, ELBOW All-ages show. Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

ELBOW Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 7 PM, Tower Records, 2301 N. Clark. 773-477-5994.

SAMMY HAGAR, DAVID LEE ROTH Sat 6/8, 7:30 PM, Alpine Valley Music Theatre, Highway D and Highway 120, East Troy, Wisconsin. 414-642-4400 or 312-559-1212.

HAPPY SUPPLY, DESCENDRO ALLEGRO, OCTANT and others perform at a New Graphics Revival gallery opening. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, third floor, Butcher Shop, 1319 W. Lake. 312-666-4566.

HELLO, JERRY! See Critic's Choice; benefit for Chicago Humanities Festival with Jerry Herman, Jason Graae, Karen Morrow, and Paige O'Hara. Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, Merle Reskin Theatre, DePaul University, 60 E. Balbo. 312-661-1028, ext. 32.

HIP NOZ Free in-store performance. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION features storytelling, dance, poetry, food, and music by Soldierz at War and others. Sun 6/16, 4 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

KJ & JENIFER FRENCH Free concert. Mon 6/10, 4 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

PATTI LA BELLE Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-559-1212.

KENNY LATTIMORE, SHADO perform at a benefit for Pill Hill, Near the Pier, Lakeview, and Hyde Park Development Centers aboard Odyssey Cruise Lines. Sat 6/8, 11:30 PM, departing from Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 773-221-5437.

NAN MASON Sun 6/16, 6 PM, Bailiwick Arts Center, 1229 W. Belmont. 773-883-1090.

JAY MATHES Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

BOB MUSIAL Free in-store performance. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

MY KIND OF TUNE: CHICAGO WRITERS SING OUT Chicago Musical Theatre Works concert with Guy Adkins, Paul Alessandro, Jodi Jean Amble, Cheryl Avery, Sean Blake, Lili-Anne Brown, Jill VanBrussel, Jeanne Croft, Sara Davis, Jeff Dumas, Joseph Anthony Foronda, Tony Gibson, Michael Halberstam, Susan Hart, Sarah Hayes, Michael Herschberg, Steve Hinger, Kathryn Jaeck, Sean Allan Krill, Susan McMonagle, Linda Rios, Carolyn Shoemaker, Daniel Tatar, Kat Taylor, Nancy Voigts, Jonathan Weir, and Larry Yando. Benefit for Season for Concern. Mon 6/10, 8 PM, Royal George Theatre Center, 1641 N. Halsted. 312-988-9000.

NEW FOUND GLORY Free in-store performance. Thu 6/13, 6 PM, Best Buy, 1432 Butterfield, Downers Grove. 630-620-9040.

NYLONS Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Hemmens Auditorium, 150 Dexter, Elgin. 847-931-5900.

OCTOBER CRIFASI with members of Fetal Position and the Old Town School Women's Rock Ensemble. Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

OPEN MIKE hosted by Rob Anderlik. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 909 N. Elmhurst, Mount Prospect. 847-342-6421.

FRANK ORRALL, ANDY STOCHANSKY, DJ HELLO KITTY Benefit for the Field Museum of Natural History. Thu 6/13, 6 PM, Simpson Theatre, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-559-1212.

BERNADETTE PETERS with the Ravinia Festival Orchestra. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

PINK Wed 6/12, 7:30 PM, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 847-671-5100 or 312-559-1212.

ARCHER PREWITT Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 12:30 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750.

CHARLIE PROSE Fri 6/7, 2 PM, and Sat 6/8 and Sun 6/9, 3:30 PM, Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0404.

SMOKEY ROBINSON Tue 6/11, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

DAVE ROHBOCK Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

ROLLING THUNDER DEMOCRACY TOUR features workshops, speakers, vendors, and music performances on the following schedule: 11:50 AM, Carlos Ortega; 12:30 PM, Kuumba Lynx; 4:40 PM, Jeff Tweedy; 5:35 PM, Primeridian; 6:15 PM, Gingarte Capoeira; 6:35 PM, All Natural, Family Tree; 7:05 PM, Erykah Badu, Common. Sat 6/15, 9:30 AM-8:30 PM, Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph. www.rollingthundertour.org or 312-587-7060.

BOBBY SHORT Sun 6/9, 4:30 PM, and Mon 6/10, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

SQUONK performs Burn, a "junk opera" adaptation of Dante's Inferno. Wed 6/12 and Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, Fri 6/14, 8 PM, and Sat 6/15, 2 and 8 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-722-5463.

GARY STIER Free concert. Fri 6/7, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

MARVIN TATE'S D-SETTLEMENT perform with belly-dancers Read My Hips as part of the free music and poetry series "Voices of a New Black Millennium." Wed 6/12, 8:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

WINANS FAMILY Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-559-1212.

Rock, Pop, etc.

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Dave Edmunds (see Spot Check), Marshall Crenshaw (see Spot Check); Sat 6/8 sold out. Sun 6/9, 9 PM, Shana Morrison & Caledonia (see Spot Check), Fonnmhor. Mon 6/10, 9 PM, Jeff Tweedy, Matt Nathanson (sold out). Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Jeff Tweedy, Mia Doi Todd (sold out). Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Slobberbone, Pleasant Grove, Mr. Rudy Day, Big Breakfast. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Mates of State, Appleseed Cast, Rabbit Rabbit. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Silkworm, Consonant, Kadane Brothers. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Railroad Earth, Cornmeal. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Guitarman Dave. Thu 6/13, Joe Cantafio. Fri 6/14, Matt McBride. 847-397-3100.

ALUMNI CLUB Rte. 31 south of Rte. 14, Crystal Lake: Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Guitarman Dave. 815-356-6000.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: Thu 6/13, 9:30 PM, Mighty Joe. 773-348-5100.

BALLY MUCK 1930 Grand, Waukegan: Thursdays, 8 PM, acoustic singer/songwriter showcase and open stage with Eric Mickler, Chris Sipos & Johnny Rocker. 847-244-5636.

BARN OF BARRINGTON 1415 S. Barrington, Barrington: Fridays, 9 PM, DJs spin. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Katy Lied (Steely Dan cover band). Wednesdays, 8 PM, A.C.E. open mike. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Hidden Agenda. 847-381-8585.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/7, Helen Stellar, Hudson Assembly, Mathie, Asher. Sat 6/8, Jay Bennett & Edward Burch, Virgil Shaw, Wendy DiBias. Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Last Drag, Ovadyia. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/11, Second Seed, Minus Zero. Wed 6/12, Brother El, S.P.O. & Windy Whoosh Wreck. Thu 6/13, Pudder Project, Kite Club, Optica. Fri 6/14, Shadow Tribe, Zhenia, Big Tasty, Lyanna Figueroa. Sat 6/15, Monster Trux, Rosedales, Seven Shot Screamers, Vacation Bible School. Sun 6/16, Nebula. 773-281-4444.

BECCO D'ORO RISTORANTE 160 E. Huron: Music at 8 PM. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, Margie Stroud. 312-787-1300.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Transistor Dummyhead, Sober Dozi, Buzzfuzzter. Sat 6/8, Gazing at Laces, Plane. Thu 6/13, Archaeology, Relax Boy. Fri 6/14, Shifties, Architecture. Sat 6/15, Pinheads, Urinal Mints, Dead Steelmill, Krunchies. Sun 6/16, Paul Draws Blank, A Month of Somedays, Best Days Behind. 773-384-0043.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Upstairs in the Entertainment Center: Tuesdays, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Frank Raven. 773-435-0130.

BIRD'S NEST 2500 N. Southport: No cover. Fridays, 9 PM, DJ Anacron. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, open mike. 773-472-1502.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Rico. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Dante's Voodoo Cabaret, Reverend Glasseye & His Wooden Legs. Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Steve & Liam. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/7, Agave. Sat 6/8, Soul Slipper. Sundays, 9:30 PM, "Grateful Dead Jam Night" with Terrapin Flyer. Fri 6/14, Oucho Sparks. 773-384-8600.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Sonnets. Sat 6/8, Penny Dreadful, Drunken Monkeys. Wednesdays, open jam session hosted by Brother John. Sat 6/15, Undertoad. 708-387-0050.

BUCK'S GRILL 183 Main, Lake Zurich: Music after 7 PM. Fri 6/7, Rob Lane, Dave Andersen. Sat 6/8, DJ Paulie. Sundays, 3 PM, A.C.E. open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Fri 6/14, Jimmy Mac. Sat 6/15, DJ Tommy. 847-550-1127.

BURKHART STUDIOS 2845 N. Halsted: Music and spoken word performances at 9 PM on Sunday nights (followed by an open mike). Sun 6/9, Son Falls. 773-348-8536.

BURNING AMBITIONS 19 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Biff & the Waybacks. 847-358-0200.

BUTCH McGUIRE'S 20 W. Division: Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Sometime Singers. 312-337-9080.

BUZZ CAFE 905 S. Lombard, Oak Park: Wed 6/12, 7 PM, Oak Park Area Lesbian & Gay Association Soiree with Tim Cain, Lucy Pabst (no cover). 708-524-2899.

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Latest, Genuine Goat, Thax Douglas. Sat 6/8, Vegetables, Negligence, Harold Washing Machine. 312-922-6392.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. Wed 6/12, Susanna & the Hollywoods. Fri 6/14, Mayflies of Johnson County. 773-384-2547.

CARY'S LOUNGE 2251 W. Devon: No cover. Mondays, 9 PM, acoustic open mike. 773-743-5737.

CASTAWAYS North Ave. beach at the lake: Sat 6/8, 2 PM, Mr. Meyers. Sun 6/9, 2 PM, Standing Room Only. 773-281-1200.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Fri 6/7, 9 PM, Rusty Pelicans, Organic Mind Unit, Qwel with Meatyogre & DJ White Lightning. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Karma Sutra. Mon 6/10, open mike hosted by Matt McKenzie. Tue 6/11, 6:30 PM, DJ Mellow; 9 PM, open mike hosted by Dan Gallagher. Fri 6/14, 6 PM, benefit for International Capoeira Angola Foundation with Hector Salazar & Guiselle Garavito (also features a breakdance workshop with Anacron and poetry with Motep). Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Stephanie Crawford, Bobby Irving. 773-743-5650.

CHERRY RED 2833 N. Sheffield: Tuesdays, 9 PM, Nicholas Barron. 773-477-3661.

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: DJs spin alternative and rock music nightly at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, DJs Misa Merica, Ben & Aret, Scott "the Boss" Seath & Mole spin northern soul and freakbeat. Sat 6/15, DJs Terry Fox, Mike Rytie, Scott Tomlin, Dave Roberts & Nancy Rapchak spin punk. 773-489-0379.

CLUB PM 2047 N. Milwaukee: DJs El Prieto, Alex Perez, Fantazma & Sombra spin Saturdays after 9 PM; live Latin rock bands in the Dirty Worm Room at 11 PM. 773-489-9600.

COCOABEAN EXPRESSIONS 7007 N. Glenwood: Saturdays, 9 PM, "Other Voices" open mike for music, comedy, spoken word, and poetry. 773-274-6057.

COPA 1637 N. Clybourn: Tue 6/11, 9 PM, Dave Tamkin. 312-642-3449.

COYLE'S TIPPLING HOUSE 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/7, Pat McCurdy. Sat 6/8, Drawing a Blank, Jesters, Southpaw. Wednesdays, open mike. Fri 6/14, Blues Monks, Nadafinga. Sat 6/15, Demolition String Band, Seed Band. 773-528-7569.

CRISTAL LOUNGE at Magnum's Steakhouse, 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/8, Moods. Sat 6/15, 7 Deez. 847-952-8555.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Trippin' Billies, Taboot. Sat 6/8, 10:30 PM, Lounge Puppets. Sun 6/9, 7 PM, D-Erania. Fri 6/14, 10:30 PM, Strain Busy Sky, Gelheads. Sat 6/15, 10:30 PM, Maggie Speaks, 24 Elsinore. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21611 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Music at 10:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Catfight. Sat 6/8, Quantum Leep. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/14, Arra. Sat 6/15, Core. 847-541-4700.

CUCINA BELLA 1612 N. Sedgwick: Saturdays, 9:30 PM, Suzanne Petri. 312-274-1119.

CURRAGH'S IRISH PUB 1700 Woodfield Rd., Schaumburg: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/15, Voices. 847-706-1700.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Music in the Piano Bar and in the Cabaret Room. In the Cabaret Room: Fridays, 8 PM, Blue Skies; 10:30 PM, "Naked: the Music of Leonard Cohen." Saturdays, 7:30 PM, Tony Rogers performs "Pop Psychology"; 10:30 PM, Foiled Again Trio performs "Hit Factory: Songs of the Brill Building." Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Charlene Brooks. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Mary Monica Thomas performs "Sepia Tones: The Music of Dorothy Dandridge." Thursdays, 8 PM, Ty Perry (tribute to the Beatles). Sun 6/16, 7 PM, Phoebe Legere. In the Piano Bar: Fridays, 5 PM, Gwen Pippen; 8 PM, Andrew Blendermann. Saturdays, 5 PM, Gwen Pippen; 8 PM, Daryl Nitz & George Howe. Thursdays, 9 PM, Andrew Blendermann. Sundays, Mondays, and Wednesdays, 9 PM, George Howe. 773-278-1830.

DECIMA MUSA 1901 S. Loomis: Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Sonido Inquieto, Ramon Marino (benefit for Polvo Arte y Cultura; call 312-492-7965 or 312-562-0169 for more information). 312-243-1556.

DEEP BLUE Prairie Rock Brewing Company, 1385 N. Meacham, Schaumburg: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Kimi Hayes Band. 847-605-9900.

DEJA VU BAR ROOM 2624 N. Lincoln: Thursdays, 10 PM, Bandoleros. 773-871-0205.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 6/9, DJ Lexi (Nancy Sinatra tribute). Mon 6/10, DJ Joe Camarillo spins punk. Tue 6/11, DJ Mike Cook (David Bowie tribute). Wed 6/12, DJs Jayson & Keith spin country & western. Thu 6/13, DJ John Almonte. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/7, 9 PM, benefit for Rest Homeless Center with Dirty Love, Still Not Sorry, the Lust, Dummy, Stevie Lizard, Hustler, William Darke. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Bumpus, Marvin Tate's D-Settlement. Tue 6/11, 9 PM, Matthew, Morris Minors. Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Rasputina (see Critic's Choice), Karma Sutra, Chris Connelly. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Southern Culture on the Skids, Paladins. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, King's X, Tapping the Vein. 773-489-3160.

DRAGONFLY 1206 N. State: Wednesdays, 11 PM, Bandoleros. 312-204-9991.

DUFFY'S 420 W. Diversey: Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Voices (no cover). 773-549-9090.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/7, Nobody. Sat 6/8, Posin'. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/14, JP & the Cats. Sat 6/15, Libido Funk Circus. 815-356-9980.

DUKE'S ROADHOUSE 6319 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Howard & the White Boys, Naked Oil Twister, E-Mics. Fri 6/14, Blue Lincolns. 708-788-4065.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Fri 6/7, 6 PM, Rob Lane; 10 PM, Core, Synge, Dave Andersen. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Maggie Speaks, Barking Mad, Jim Henning & James Wayman. Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi (no cover). Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, 44s (no cover). Wed 6/12, 9:30 PM, Hairbanger's Ball. Thursdays, 9:30 PM, Catfight. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, the Lash, King Solomon's Grave, Tim Nolan, Michael Rodio. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Then Again, Charleston Sound Machine, Guitarman Dave. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/7, Odde, June, Roscoe Plush, Jason Tillery. Sat 6/8, Boris Grebenshikov & Aquarian. Sundays, Sumo. Mon 6/10, Sean Kelly, Tom Askin, Al Day. Tue 6/11, Kid Charlemagne, Moped Band, Scotland Yard Gospel Choir. Wed 6/12, Reforma, Destrophy, Blue Nova. Thu 6/13, MVP, Motiv, Genavieve. Fri 6/14, Water on Electricity, Bigfur, Butterfat Mastermind. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Bill Quateman; 10 PM, New Duncan Imperials, Rusk, Goodwill Ambassadors. 773-549-5549.

EMERALD ISLE 6686 N. Northwest Hwy.: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Abu. Sat 6/8, Damn Hoovers. Fri 6/14, the Blast. Sat 6/15, Pearl Street Band. 773-775-2848.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, OK Go, Mid-States, High Strung. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Dirtbombs, Clone Defects, KO & the Knockouts. Sun 6/9, 9:30 PM, Boxstep, Lesser Birds of Paradise, Architecture. Mon 6/10, 9:30 PM, John Whitney, Family Haircut, M.O.T.O. Thu 6/13, 9:30 PM, !!! (see Spot Check), Watchers, Action Committee, Presets, Handclap. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Mary Timony, 41 Rivers, Casey Meehan & the Late Night Radio. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Archer Prewitt, National Trust, Janet Bean & Concertina Wire. Sun 6/16, 8:30 PM, Last of the Juanitas, Runner, Rockets Red Glare, Common Cold. 773-276-3600.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM Saturdays; no cover. Fri 6/7, Planet Groov. Sat 6/8, Smoke House. Fri 6/14, Lisa Rene. Sat 6/15, XLR8. 847-593-2200.

FAT BEAN 2959 Artesian, Naperville: No cover. Fridays, 7 PM, open mike. Sat 6/8, 7:30 PM, Second Hand Poets. 630-922-9821.

FEATURES BAR & GRILL 10 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music in Club Mamalu; no cover. Fridays, 9:30 PM, Mike Heaton Band. Saturdays, 9 PM, DJs spin hits from the 70s and 80s. Thursdays, 8 PM, dueling pianos. 630-416-3310.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/7, 6 PM, Drowning Man, Atreyu, Eiffel. Sat 6/8, 6 PM, Elliott, Liars' Academy, Christiansen; 10 PM, Mushuganas, Mashers, Gentlemen Callers. Sun 6/9, 6 PM, First Grade Crush, Everybody Uh-Oh, Forever Endeavor, Indecisives. Tue 6/11, 6 PM, Brandston, Tomsawyer, the Bomb, Preacher Gone to Texas. Wed 6/12, 6 PM, Scrounge for Change, Division, Reeds. Thu 6/13, 8 PM, Twinhaters, Dead & Gone, Vulture. Fri 6/14, 6 PM, Bloodlet, Sky Came Falling, Hotwire; 10 PM, Dead Low Tide, Where the Moon Came From, Switchblade Romance. Sat 6/15, 6 PM, Pretty Girls Make Graves, Redline, Hudson Falcons, the Banned. Sun 6/16, 8 PM, Riff Randells, Returnables, Scissors. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/7, 9:30 PM, Hackensaw Boys (see Spot Check). Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Shana Morrison & Caledonia (see Spot Check). Tue 6/11, 8:30 PM, open stage hosted by Link Freeman. Wed 6/12, 8 PM, "Chicago Singer Spotlight" with Alan Dawson, Lori Wyatt, Nikki Rich & Justin Hayford. Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Gin Palace Jesters, Riptones. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Brave Combo. Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Beatle Brothers. 708-788-2118.

FIZZ BAR & GRILL 3220 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/7 and Fri 6/14, 8:30 PM, "Dancing To Nite" with Thomas Gunther & the Jump 'Til Dawn Combo (call 773-348-6088 for tickets). Mondays, 9:30 PM, open mike. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, Steve Z sings the songs of Frank Sinatra. 773-348-6000.

FLATLANDER'S Milwaukee & Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire: Restaurant and bar with music at 9 PM. Sat 6/8, Chubby Nothin' & the Bone. Fri 6/14, Crazy Diamond (Pink Floyd tribute band). Sat 6/15, Dirty Love. 847-821-1234.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM on Fridays, 9 PM on Saturdays. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/14, Avenue Max. 630-416-4898.

FREDDY'S RIBHOUSE 26 W. Hubbard: Nightly at 8 PM, Howl at the Moon dueling baby grand piano players lead a singalong. 312-863-7427.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: Fridays through Sundays, 9 PM-3 AM, DJ James Cantrel. 773-248-3330.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/7, Craig Moorefield, Fred Prellburg, Frank Tribes. Sat 6/8, Dirty Love. Fri 6/14, Grandpa's Pants, Fantastic Pickle. Sat 6/15, E.S.B., Umbrella Unlimited. 773-489-5471.

GENTRY 440 N. State: Cabaret acts perform nightly. Fri 6/7, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Mark Farris. Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Jeff Roscoe. Mon 6/10, 9 PM, Jeremy Rill & Ben Hartman. Tue 6/11, 6 PM, Lex McCauley; 9 PM, Jeff Roscoe. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Jeff Roscoe. Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Jeff Roscoe. Fri 6/14, 5:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9 PM, Alexandra Billings & Bill Underwood. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Jeff Roscoe. 312-836-0933.

GENTRY ON HALSTED 3320 N. Halsted: Fri 6/7, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Alex Tims. Sat 6/8, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 10 PM, Alex Tims. Sundays, 6 PM, Honey West & Russ Long; 9:30 PM, Alexandra Billings & Bill Underwood. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Nan Mason & Bill Underwood. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Dan Stetzel. Wed 6/12, 7:30 PM, Jim Wright & Mark Barnado; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, Jared Saunders; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Fri 6/14, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Jeremy Rill & Ben Hartman; 10 PM, Jen Porter. 773-348-1053.

GIN MILL 2462 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. 773-549-3232.

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Little Roach. Wed 6/12, 9:30 PM, Antje (no cover). 773-871-4210.

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: No cover. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. Thursdays, 10 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze. 773-525-7313.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/7, Bob's Yer Uncle, Holding Mercury. Sat 6/8, Gut Wrench, R&R Daredevils, Profits, Tension Wire. 773-472-5139.

HARRIGAN'S 2816 N. Halsted: Fri 6/7, 10:30 PM, Second Nature. 773-248-5933.

HARRY'S VELVET ROOM 56 W. Illinois: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Apsaras Dreaming. DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Saturdays and Thursdays. 312-527-5600.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant with music. Sat 6/8, 10:30 PM, Family of Souls. 773-465-8005.

HIDDEN SHAMROCK 2723 N. Halsted: Fri 6/7, 9:30 PM, Under Belly with Amy Kelly. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Turn. 773-883-0304.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/7, 9:30 PM, Michelle Malone, Jason Narducy. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Vacation Bible School, Grand Champeen, Kim, Hackensaw Boys (see Spot Check). Mon 6/10, 10 PM, Cantina (no cover). Wed 6/12, 9:30 PM, Cathy Braaten Band, Toy Band, Andrew Bemis. Thu 6/13, 8 PM, Ellen Rosner, Dylan Rice, Waxer (benefit for NOW). Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Bric-a-Brac, Singing Flowers, Tallulah. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Barbez, Children's Hour. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Nad Navillus, Rivulets, Ashtray Hearts. 773-227-4433.

HI-TOPS 3551 N. Sheffield: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Tuesdays, open mike with Second Nature. Thu 6/13, King Soloman's Grave, Seeking Homer, Karma Tease. 773-348-0009.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays; no cover Wednesdays and Thursdays. Fri 6/7, Big Bang Music Theory, Iridesence, Daniel James Band. Sat 6/8, Blue Marvin, Over Easy. Wednesdays, open mike. Thu 6/13, Damn Hoovers, Driven. Sat 6/15, Pat McCurdy. 773-929-0944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Reggae, soca, punta, and soul music at 10 PM. Thursdays, open mike with the Shifters. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Thu 6/13 and Fri 6/14, 8 PM, "Equal Footing Equal Earing" performance series with Matthew Lux with dance group Hi! Performance, percussionist and composer David Pavkovic with dancer and choreographer Juan-Gabriel Estrada. 312-362-9707.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Tuesdays, Maya. 773-486-4093.

HOULIHAN'S 56 Oakbrook Shopping Center, Oak Brook: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thu 6/13, Kimi Hayes & Paula Marr. 630-573-0220.

HOULIHAN'S 125 Old Orchard Arcade, Skokie: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Wed 6/12, Jimmy Mac. 847-674-5490.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Oh My God, Strain Busy Sky, Wish List, Emitter, Pepper's Ghost. Sat 6/8, Bottle of Justus, Red Wanting Blue, Ophur. Tue 6/11, Down to the Bone, Jimmy Summers. Wed 6/12, Joey McIntyre. Fri 6/14, Robben Ford, Sonny Landreth. Sat 6/15, 6:45 PM, Default, Injected, Greenwheel. Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Six Feet Under, Skinless, Sworn Enemy, Bad Luck 13 Riot Extravaganza. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music after 9 PM. Mondays, open mike. 312-266-2400.

JAVA OASIS 2240 S. Michigan: Tuesdays, 7 PM, People's Vocal Reactionary Liberation Movement hosted by Danny Devine & discopoet Khari B. 312-328-1216.

JD MUGGS 437 S. Addison Rd., Addison: Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Chris Michaels. 630-833-2570.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Sat 6/8, X-Ray Roger Jimmy. Thu 6/13, Durty Lounge Lizards. Fri 6/14, Underwater People, Catfight. Sat 6/15, John Eddie, Arra, Only Infinity, Murph's Band & others perform at the bar's fifth anniversary party. 312-337-3486.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-477-3330.

KITSCH'N 2005 W. Roscoe: Restaurant; no cover. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Carlos Ortega Trio. Wed 6/12, 8 PM, members of Spies Who Surf. 773-248-7372.

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Smythe, Mer, Segway. Sat 6/8, Then Again. Sat 6/15, Yes Men. 773-975-0505.

LEG ROOM 7 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-4 AM, and Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM. Fridays and Saturdays, Joe Woodson. Sundays and Thursdays, Johnny Price. 312-337-2583.

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Sundays, Machine Gun Etiquette DJs spin old school punk and glam. Mondays, Mike O'Connell. Tuesdays, Rich Gonshak, Todd Harper, Victor Mariano. Wednesdays, Herb & Mike, DJ JSJ. 773-665-1110.

LIFE'S TOO SHORT 1177 N. Elston: Music at 10 PM. Thursdays, open mike. 773-384-1040.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Old #8, Outlaw Family Band (benefit for the independent film If I Wuz Yo Gyrl). 773-525-2422.

LONG ROOM 1612 W. Irving Park: Sundays, 10:30 PM, Nicholas Barron Galaxy 5. 773-665-4500.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Powderhouse, Strain Busy Sky (benefit for the family of D. Scott Mitchell). Sat 6/8, 10 PM, DJ Ray Fielder. Tue 6/11, 9 PM, Superchrist (no cover). Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Halfway Jane, Red Vinegar, Smittyvision. Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Famous Brothers, Naomi Ashley (no cover). Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Buzz Kilman & the Blobs, Sal Fortunato & His Fabulous Stingrays. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Wax Buddha, Rollover, Agave. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Product, Lunar Pilots (no cover). 773-871-3757.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, J-200, Queen Tangerine. Wed 6/12, 8 PM, Hillbilly Winos, Motion to Fix (no cover). Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Cooksie, Dark Room Chemicals, Radio Hour. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Motion for Alliance, 1000 Vertical Feet. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Mason Jennings, Thedamnwells. Sun 6/16, 4 PM, Jim McCandless. 773-404-9494.

MELANGE BLUE 2809 Butterfield, Oak Brook: Restaurant and tapas bar; no cover. Fridays, 4:30 PM-1 AM, DJs spin. Saturdays, 5:30 PM, Steve Blair & the Melange Blue Band; 8:30 PM-2 AM, DJs spin. 630-571-3600.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/7, 9 PM, N*E*R*D (see Critic's Choice), Spymob (18 & over show). Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Poster Children, Dianogah (see Spot Check), Centaur (18 & over show). Sun 6/9, 6:30 PM, Emily Shrine, Spitalfield, Silent Treatment, Audible Campaign (all-ages show). Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Trans Am (see Spot Check), Adult. (see Critic's Choice), Magas (18 & over show). Thu 6/13, 6:30 PM, Clouddead (see Critic's Choice), Reaching Quiet, Boom Bip & Doseone, Labtekwon, Radioinactive (all-ages show). Fri 6/14, 6:30 PM, Showoff, Allister, August Premier, 504 Plan (all-ages show). Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Snoop Dogg (18 & over show; sold out). Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Strung Out, Poison the Well, Rise Against, Rufio (all-ages show). 773-549-0203.

METRO DELI & CAFE Union Station, Canal & Adams: Music at 3:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Michael Rodio. Fri 6/14, Neil Rose Duo. 312-655-0600.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, 10 PM, EM Grueve. 630-446-4001.

MICKEY FINN'S 412 N. Milwaukee, Libertyville: Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Second Nature (no cover). 847-362-6688.

MIKE DITKA'S Tremont Hotel, 100 E. Chestnut: Wednesdays through Saturdays, 8 PM, John Vincent (tribute to Frank Sinatra). 312-587-8989.

MRS. P & ME 100 E. Prospect, Mount Prospect: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/8, Matthew McBride. 847-259-9724.

MISTO 1118 W. Grand: Restaurant. Saturdays, 10 PM, Donny Greco & Gary Filip. 312-226-5989.

MORGANA'S 18700 Old LaGrange, Mokena: Restaurant and lounge. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Cat Sass. 708-478-8560.

MULLEN'S 3527 N. Clark: DJs spin Fridays and Saturdays at 9 PM. 773-325-2319.

THE MUTINY 2428 N. Western: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Returnables, Paperbacks, Cheesetones. Sat 6/8, 6:30 PM, "Oucho de Juno" festival with Farm Team, Returnables, Destroy Everything, Pistol Whipped, Short Bus, Grievers, the Itch, Sunset & Boots. Sun 6/9, Forgotten. Tue 6/11, Ex-Astronauts, the Drip, Expatriots. Wednesdays, karaoke hosted by Teri Garcia. Thu 6/13, Freeform Sessions. 773-486-7774.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/7, 4 PM, Biff & the Waybacks. Sat 6/8, 3:30 PM, Marty Sammon Band; 8 PM, Big Hello. Sun 6/9, 1 PM, Deja Vu; 6 PM, Big Guitars From Memphis. Thu 6/13, 8 PM, JP & the Cats. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Smalls. Sat 6/15, 3:30 PM, Bert Cattoni; 8 PM, the Business. Sun 6/16, 1 PM, Montgomery Street; 6 PM, Maggie Speaks. 312-595-7437.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Fri 6/7, 9 PM, Trent Summar & the New Row Mob, Hillbillies From Space. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Buddha's Belly, Smokestack. Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Siderunners, Lolita Haze. 847-869-0450.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Thursdays, 8 PM, "Grinder" gay/lesbian music & poetry series hosted by Scott Free (6/13 with Chaine, Elon Cameron). 773-743-3355.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Fly Williams, Diplomats of Solid Sound. Sat 6/8, Embrooks, Beechwood Park, Conquerors, Les Sequelles, Mod DJs spin. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Mondays, 2 AM, DJ Dan spins metal. Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Unibrow, Third Person, Conscious Pool. Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Morris Minors, Big Hello, Leave, Rob Schulz & the Vine. 773-489-0011.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Fri 6/7, 9 PM, Genral Patton, Wookie Luv, Triangle Green. 708-756-0600.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 PM, Johnny Rome (no cover). 630-782-9091.

PALAGGI'S RISTORANTE ITALIANO 10 W. Hubbard: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, Nan Mason. Saturdays, Erin McDougald. 312-527-1010.

PEEK INN 2825 W. Irving Park: Music after 10 PM. Sat 6/8, Rock Bottom. 773-267-5197.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Number One Son. Sat 6/8, Jagz. Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Big Daddy Shag. Wed 6/12, Joe Mannix, Craig Moorefield & Frank Tribes. Thu 6/13, Hello Operator. Fri 6/14, Dorks. Sat 6/15, Treason Brothers, Alex Smith. Sun 6/16, 7 PM, Alison Kenady. 773-486-9862.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Thu 6/13 and Sat 6/15, Turnstyles. 847-266-1313.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 127 S. Grove, Elgin: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/8, Jimmy Mac. Fri 6/14, 7:30 PM, X-Side; 11 PM, Paul Allodi. Sat 6/15, 3:30 PM, After Hours; 7:30 PM, Sister Envy; 11 PM, Paul Allodi. 847-622-8888.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 1385 N. Meacham, Schaumburg: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Jimmy Mac. Sat 6/8, Paul McKinney Group. Thu 6/13 and Fri 6/14, Nikki & Eleni. 847-605-9900.

PRODIGAL SON BAR & GRILL 2626 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Even in Blackouts, Methadones. Sun 6/9, Expatriates, Cripplers, Loadlevelers, Crosstops. Mon 6/10, Lozenge, Barnacled, Dead Racoons, Sparkles. Tue 6/11, Chris Fuller, Autumn Waking, Bikes Will Take Us. Wed 6/12, Phantom Three. Thu 6/13, Leroy Fix, Stripped for Parts. Fri 6/14, Combo Number 3, Troubled Hubble, Breaking Pangea, National Blue. Sat 6/15, Patient:307, Moped Band, Little League, Mandown. 773-248-3093.

PUFFER'S 3356 S. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Tuesdays, open mike hosted by Steve V. 773-927-6073.

Q NIGHTLIFE 358 W. Ontario: Sundays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by Miss Kimm. 312-409-7772.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/8, Broken Finger, Loophole. Mondays, open mike hosted by Berry La Croix. Tue 6/11, Shady Grove. Wed 6/12, Stories for Boys, Straphanger, Knife of Simpson, Thu 6/13, Casolando. Sat 6/15, American Draft, Wunderloaf. 773-276-9730.

RACHEL'S CAFE & BOOKS 734 E. Schaumburg, Schaumburg: Coffeehouse plays music by Morrissey and the Smiths from 8:30 AM-5:30 PM. 847-310-9678.

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Music at 9 PM. Thursdays, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. Sat 6/15, Wild Bill & the Love Monsters (benefit for John Green). 773-743-3355.

REDHEAD PIANO BAR 16 W. Ontario: Fridays, 8 PM, Gene Garcia; 11:45 PM, David Crawford. Saturdays, 8 PM, Kenny Phelps; midnight, John Zamojcin. Sundays, 8:30 PM-2:30 AM, John Zamojcin. Mondays, 8 PM, Tom Linsk & Lisa McCloury; 11:45 PM, Arturo Santana. Tuesdays, 8 PM, John Zamojcin; 11:45 PM, Phil Baron. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Kenny Phelps; 11:45 PM, Gary Philips. Thursdays, 8 PM, Tom Linsk & Lisa McCloury; 11:45 PM, Peter Miletic. 312-640-1000.

RIPROCKS 3131 Finley, Downers Grove: Music at 6 PM. Fri 6/7, Roots Rock Society. Fri 6/14, Kimi & Paula. 630-964-0773.

ROCKHOUSE GRILL 2212 Algonquin, Rolling Meadows: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/7, Lunar Breakdown, Fuse, Ethylene. Sat 6/8, Trading Brains, Hundo, Groovepushers. 847-392-6446.

ROONG PETCH 1828 W. Montrose: Restaurant. Sun 6/9, 8 PM, Toy (no cover). 773-989-0815.

ROOSTER BLUES 811 W. Lake: Music after 8:30 PM. Mondays, 8 PM, Underground Motions with Khaaliq, X-Ray & Shawn. Tuesdays, Quarter Ounce & D.O.A. Wednesdays, DJ Boobe, DJ Roc, DJ Silk. Thursdays, Knomadz with DJ 3rd Rail. 312-733-6577.

SAM MAGUIRE'S 39 Orland Square Dr., Orland Park: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Kameron Fry. Sat 6/8, Tyson Parker. Fri 6/14, Cirrus Falcon, Sat 6/15, Anne Harris. 708-460-1771.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/7, 7 PM, Flops, Chris Gilmartin; 10 PM, Drapes, Warlocks (see Critic's Choice), Turnerjoy. Sat 6/8, 7 PM, Flops, Katie Todd Band; 10 PM, Carbon Leaf, Rachel Yamagata. Sun 6/9, 9 PM, Peter Andredis, Orso, Blackbirds, Ollie Davidson. Tue 6/11, 8 PM, Loudermilk. Wed 6/12, 8 PM, Kedvales, Secret Machines, Alto Heceta, Onward Crispin Glover. Thu 6/13, 8 PM, Left Undone, Georgia Avenue, Ari Hest (18 & over show). Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Plush, Zincs. Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Roy Book Binder; 10 PM, Flashing Lights, Rock Four, Hot Dog City. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Soviet. 773-525-2508.

SEASON TICKETS 50 N. Barrington, Streamwood: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/8, Insomnia. Sat 6/15, Roadhouse Dogs. 630-372-2900.

6ODUM 2116 W. Chicago: Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Jerome Noetinger & Lionel Marchetti. 312-666-0795 or 773-227-3617.

SPAREROOM 2416 W. North: Sat 6/16, 8 PM, "Talking About Our Neighborhood" with musicians Kelli Eagan and Burt LaFountain, poet Nwenna Gates, installation artist Jennifer Karmin, sculptor Alfonso Nieves, and painter Konstantin Raytchev. 773-782-0271.

SQUAREONE 1561 N. Milwaukee: Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Tanya Reed, DJs Noleian & Genghiswon. 773-227-7111.

STREGA NONA 3747 N. Southport: Italian restaurant. Thursdays, 8:30 PM, Bob Burger-Zellinger (Frank Sinatra tribute), DJ Tito Renghini spins R&B. 773-244-0990.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Music in the upstairs Cabaret Room. Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Athletic Mic League, Funktelligence, Subterraneous. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Nominous Illusion Party, Trelogic Organic Theory. 773-278-6600.

TINY LOUNGE 1814 W. Addison: Music at 10 PM. Wednesdays, Nicholas Barron. 773-296-9620.

TRACE 3714 N. Clark: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by the Polyrhythmic Arts Collective. 773-477-3400.

T'S 5025 N. Clark: Sundays, noon-3 PM, Dylan Rice. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike with Sexual Chocolate. 773-784-6000.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Music after 8 PM Tuesdays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays and Mondays. Fri 6/7, Holly Figueroa, Ellen Rosner, Summer Chance, Abi Tapia. Sat 6/8, Daniel Connolly, Joan Anderson. Sun 6/9, Hal Hixson, Randy Rademaker, Brother Sean. Mondays, open mike hosted by Acousticboy & Larry Silverman. Wednesdays, C.H.A.T. music showcase. Thu 6/13, Kristin Diable, Larry O. Dean. Fri 6/14, Vigilantes of Love. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Gina Crosley. Sun 6/16, Hellhounds, Psylus. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Cased, Half Mad Poet, Bouncing Balls. Sat 6/8, Middletown, Urban Twang, Chain Daisy. Tuesdays, DJ Swayed spins glam. Wednesdays, rock 'n' roll karaoke. Fri 6/14, Lifeblood. Sat 6/15, rock 'n' roll karaoke. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Sundays, 10 PM, Heather Horton Band. Mondays, 2 AM, Steve Kouba. Thursdays, 8 PM, Joe Thomas; 10 PM, Joe Thomas Band; 1 AM, Koko Brunson. 312-266-7761.

VAUGHAN'S PUB 2917 N. Sheffield: No cover. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam with Anto & Tony C. 773-281-8188.

WEBSTER WINE BAR 1480 W. Webster: No cover. Mondays, 10 PM, Sticky Lupree. 773-868-0608.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Stockboy. Saturdays, open mike. Fri 6/14, Turkies Dunn. 312-943-7815.

WILD GOOSE 4265 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/8, Phat Hats, Dave Stangle & Burning Daylight. 773-281-7112.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Melaku, Roots Vibration. Sat 6/8, Stagalag, Immunity. Sundays, Gizzae. Mon 6/10, DJ Jesse de la Pena. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wednesdays, DJ Field Marshal, Cojo, Indika, Ras Kelly, Doggie. Thu 6/13, Morgan Heritage, DJ Slacky. Fri 6/14, Gizzae, Inner Vision. Sat 6/15, Musical Sniper, Daddy Roots. 773-327-4273.

WISE FOOLS PUB 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 8 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/7, Fat Time, Hundo. Sat 6/8, Michael McDermott, Spookie Daly Pride. Tue 6/11, Mr. Blotto. Wed 6/12, Fareed Haque Group, Jackpot. Thu 6/13, John Fournier, Greg Trooper. Fri 6/14, Ph Balance, Starcandy, Urban Funk Ordinance. Sat 6/15, Guild, Finneus, Danglers, Dreaming Tree. 773-929-1300.

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ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, Aaron Rees. Thursdays, Dave Tarzon. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-2 AM, and Saturdays, 9 PM-3 AM. Fridays and Saturdays, Ed Soto. Thursdays, Ryan Hagen. 773-348-5100.

ARTFUL DODGER 1734 W. Wabansia: Wednesdays through Saturdays and Mondays, DJs spin music for dancing after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Dujuan. 773-227-6859.

BABALU 1645 W. Jackson: DJs spin merengue, bachata, house, and disco 9 PM-5 AM on Saturdays. 312-733-3512.

BAR THIRTEEN 1944 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-3 AM Saturdays, and 8 PM-2 AM Sundays. Fridays, DJ Mig. Saturdays, DJ Dave Britton. Sundays, DJs Shon Dervis & A+ spin downtempo house, Latin, and rare groove. Wednesdays, DJ Red Lox. Thursdays, DJ Hello Kitty. 773-394-1313.

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: DJs spin acid jazz, funk, Afrobeat, house, two-step, and soul 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays through Saturdays. 773-348-3665.

BERLIN 954 W. Belmont: Fridays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJ Greg Haus spins trance, progressive, hard house, and breakbeat. Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, DJs Christopher Robin, John Jackson & Greg Haus spin trans-Euro groove (6/8 with DJ James Amato). Mondays, 10 PM, DJ Boa spins synthpop, hardwave, and retro music. Tuesdays, 11 PM-4 AM, DJ Ralphi Rosario spins deep house. Wednesdays, 10 PM, DJ Larissa, DJ Ruslan. 773-348-4975.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, Steve Melvage. Saturdays, Heather Doble, DJ Spin. Sundays, DJ Lil' John, DJ Derrick Wize. Mondays, DJs Brian G. & BJAK. Tuesdays, DJ Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Brian G. & Frique. Thursdays, Hedonizm DJs spin. 312-243-1699.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs D Double, Artek & Norman Rockwell spin hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ Mike Steele spins deep house. 773-235-9100.

BIOLOGY BAR 1516 N. Fremont: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, Sundays, and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Twilite Tone, Mike Love, DJ Word. 312-266-1234.

BLACK BEETLE 2532 W. Chicago: Thursdays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ Form. 773-384-0701.

BLONDE 820 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Mario. 312-226-4500.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: DJs spin until 5 AM Saturdays, until 4 AM Sundays through Thursdays. 312-475-9800.

CHERRY RED 2833 N. Sheffield: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Eddie spins hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ Freddie O spins hip-hop and house until 3 AM. Sundays, DJs Eddie & Freddie O. Wednesdays, DJs Mr. D, Kosmo & Beezwax. Thursdays, DJ Izzi (no cover). 773-477-3661.

CHROMIUM 817 W. Lake: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, DJs spin progressive house. Saturdays, DJs spin salsa, merengue, house, and hip-hop. 312-666-8106.

CIRCUS 901 W. Weed: DJs spin 6 PM-2 AM Tuesdays through Fridays, 6 PM-3 AM Saturdays; members of the World Famous Flying Wallendas perform circus acts on weekends. 312-266-1200.

CLUB MERCURY 221 W. Van Buren: Restaurant and nightclub; DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM on Fridays and Saturdays. Saturdays, DJs spin hip-hop and R&B. 312-427-1774.

CLUB 950 2122 W. Lawrence: DJs spin techno, industrial, aggro, and synthpop 9:30 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9:30 PM-3 AM Saturdays; no cover. Fridays, DJ Richard. Saturdays, DJ Abe. Wednesdays, DJ Billy Seagrave, DJ Toast. Thursdays, DJ Odd. 773-878-8241.

CLUB 720 720 N. Wells: Tuesdays through Fridays, 9 PM-4 AM, and Saturdays, 9 PM-5 AM, DJs spin Latin & Caribbean, hip-hop, and house. 312-397-0600.

CLYBAR 2417 N. Clybourn: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sundays, Family Chicago DJs spin house. Thursdays, DJs spin soul and funk. 773-388-1877.

COCKTAIL 3359 N. Halsted: DJs spin in the bar after 9 PM. Fridays, Freddie Bain. Saturdays, DJ Daniel Tsunami, DJeremy. Tuesdays, Michael Serafini. Thursdays, Timmy Loop. 773-477-1420.

COPA 1637 N. Clybourn: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Tim Bogosian spins hip-hop and house. Saturdays, guest DJs spin until 3 AM. Wednesdays, Reflections DJs spin "audiodiversity." Thursdays, Ken Sumka spins rock, pop, and alternative. 312-642-3449.

CROBAR THE NIGHTCLUB 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/7, Erick Morillo, Gene Farris, DJ Hiroki. Saturdays, Teri Bristol & Psycho Bitch, Chris Laino. Sundays, DJs Teri Bristol & Earl Pleasure (in the mezzanine), DJs Michael Serafini & Freddie Bain. Fri 6/14, Green Velvet. 312-413-7000.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/10, 10 PM, "Play" with Walnut, the Usual. 773-489-6457.

DEJA VU BAR ROOM 2624 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Mike Dodson. Saturdays, Johnny Price (upstairs), Mike Dodson. Thursdays, Ed Soto. 773-871-0205.

DIG 1551 N. Sheffield: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Fridays and Saturdays. 312-377-1727.

DRAGON ROOM 809 W. Evergreen: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays, on three levels. Thursdays, DJs Uncle Milty and Danny the Wildchild spin drum 'n' bass. 312-751-2900.

DRAGONFLY 1206 N. State: DJs spin after 10 PM Fridays through Sundays and Wednesdays. Sat 6/8, DJ Mig, DJ Splinter, DJ Chris Gin. Sundays, DJ Chris Gin (6/9 with DJs Chris Laino & Pedzie). Wednesdays, DJ Splinter. 312-204-9991.

D'VINE 1950 W. North: Restaurant and wine bar. Fridays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ Red Lox spins Middle Eastern dance music. Saturdays, 10 PM-3 AM, DJs spin house and hip-hop. Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, Sybian DJs spin house, techno, and trance. 773-235-5700.

ENCORE 171 W. Randolph: DJs spin after 7 PM Tuesdays through Fridays. 312-338-3788.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: In the cabaret room: DJs Slim, Catfish & Pat Mann spin Sundays through Fridays, 5 PM-4 AM, and Saturdays, 5 PM-5 AM. In Club X: Fridays, 9 PM-4 AM, Frank Martinez. Saturdays, 9 PM-5 AM, DJ Laura B. Thursdays, 9 PM-4 AM, DJs spin salsa. 312-266-1944.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays though Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Sundays, DJs spin metal and industrial. Mondays, DJs spin punk rock. Wednesdays, DJs spin new wave. 773-395-2700.

GET ME HIGH LOUNGE 1758 N. Honore: DJs spin 7 PM-2 AM Mondays through Fridays, 7 PM-3 AM Saturdays, and 8 PM-2 AM Sundays. 773-252-4090.

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: DJs spin until 2 AM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, and until 3 AM Saturdays. 773-871-4210.

GLOW 1615 N. Clybourn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Wednesdays, Can Can DJs Flipside, Wayne Williams, Vince Lawrence & Cedric. 312-587-8469.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Thursdays, 10 PM, Glenn Underground, Mr. A.L.I. 773-395-0066.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Fridays, 9:30 PM, DJs spin house music. 773-271-4711.

INNJOY 2051 W. Division: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Scratch n' Sniff. Saturdays, Melting Pot with DJs Mass Transit, Spinello & Cache 22. 773-394-2066.

JILLY'S RETRO CLUB 1009 N. Rush: DJs play dance music of the 70s and 80s after 8 PM Tuesdays through Saturdays. 312-664-1001.

JOHN BARLEYCORN 3524 N. Clark: DJs spin after 10 PM upstairs. Fridays, DJ Ben. Saturdays, DJ Frique & AM/PM. Thursdays, DJ Flipside & Louie Louie. 773-549-6000.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: DJs spin house, disco, funk, hip-hop, and techno after 10 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Izzi. Saturdays, Croatian Sensations. Thursdays, DJ Prado. 773-477-3330.

KATACOMB 1909 N. Lincoln: DJs spin hip-hop, funk, soul, and R&B 9 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays and 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJs Brent, Jig & Ryan. Wednesdays, DJ Ffar spins house. 312-337-4040.

KUSTOM 1997 N. Clybourn: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. 773-528-3400.

LAVA LOUNGE 859 N. Damen: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Moa Anbessa Sound System with General Jah Son, Marcus Iya & Rankin' Stranjah. Saturdays, DJ Brian G., Brenda D. & Nick Santillan spin house. Mondays and Wednesdays, DJs spin rock. Tuesdays, DJs spin reggae. Thursdays, DJ Shon Dervis & Precyse spin hip-hop. 773-772-3355.

LITHIUM 1124 W. Belmont: DJs spin 7 PM-2 AM Tuesdays through Fridays, 7 PM-3 AM Saturdays, and 8 PM-2 AM Mondays. Fridays, Derrick Wize spins house. Saturdays, DJ Gene Lopez spins hip-hop and house. Tuesdays, Uncle's Living Room (metal night). Wednesdays, DJ Johnny. Thursdays, Leddie Garcia, DJ Gene Lopez. 773-477-6513.

MANHOLE 3458 N. Halsted: DJs spin nightly until 4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). 773-975-9244.

MASHED POTATO CLUB 316 W. Erie: Restaurant with DJs and dancing nightly after 9 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 10 PM, "Ultra Glam" female impersonators hosted by Barbie Doll. 312-255-8579.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Sundays, 9 PM, DJ Roger Chavez/Suspect 86 spins trance. 630-446-4001.

MIND DISTORTION with DJs Caffeine, Limit, Loverboy, Blue Mike, Breakdown B, Rollex, Impulse, Huge & Jumping James. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie. 877-630-0100, ext. 93.

MINX 111 W. Hubbard: Wednesdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJs Bear Who? & Majid. 312-828-9000.

MORETTI'S RISTORANTE & SPORTS BAR 6727 N. Olmsted: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays, 9 PM-2 AM Sundays. Fridays, Marty Boblat. 773-631-1223.

MYSTIQUE 157 W. Ontario: DJs spin after 10 PM. Saturdays, DJs World & Flipside. Sundays, DJs John Styles & Cache 22. Wednesdays, DJs Pharris, Mike Love & Phantom. 312-642-2582.

NEO 2350 N. Clark: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Rob Kokot spins synthpop and electro industrial. Saturdays, DJ $#&@! spins industrial. Wednesdays, Jeff Moyer spins electronic dance. Thursdays, Dave Roberts spins new wave. 773-528-2622.

NOCTURNAL 1111 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Caffeine. Saturdays, DJs Billy the Kid & DVS. Thursdays, DJs spin hip-hop & R&B. 312-491-1931.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJ Tankboy spins funk, punk, rock, drum 'n' bass, and disco house late Fridays; DJ Form spins hip-hop and drum 'n' bass late Saturdays. Tuesdays, midnight, DJs Alo & Larry Millah spin hip-hop and soul; 1 AM, DJ Form. Wednesdays, midnight, DJ Form. 773-489-0011.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Fridays through Sundays, DJs spin in Club Bleu after 10 PM. 708-756-0600.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: DJ Joe spins pop, hip-hop, and house 8 PM-4 AM Tuesdays through Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). 312-642-7251 or 312-642-7252.

LE PASSAGE 1 Oak Place: DJs spin 10:30 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 10:30 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Thursdays, DJs Mood & Oscar McMillan. 312-255-0022.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Music after 10 PM. Tuesdays, DJ Tankboy. 773-252-7767.

THE (PROP) HOUSE 1675 N. Elston: DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Fridays and Sundays, 11 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs spin hip-hop and reggae. Saturdays, DJs Mike Dunn, Tony T., Phantom, Sam Silk & others spin deep house. Sundays, DJ Mike Love. 773-486-2390.

RED DOG 1958 W. North: DJs spin funk, house, and dance music 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs Tommie Sunshine, Jordan Zawideh & Mr. A.L.I. Saturdays, DJs Twilite Tone, 33-1/3 & Steve Bravo. Mondays, DJs Mark Grant, Lego & Dave Britton. Wed 6/12, Kenny Ken, MC Question Mark, Bass by the Pound DJs. 773-278-1009.

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays and Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/7, DJ Stax. Sat 6/8, John Curley, Keith Swiat, Ahish Shah. Sundays, Anthony Jones & Anthony Williams. Wednesdays, DJs Johnny Chaos & Agent 47. Thursdays, Christopher Robin, Devo, Kid Chaos, Mark Mayhem, Coleman Burditt & Heather Doble. Fri 6/14, Diz. Sat 6/15, Anthony Pappa. 312-733-6699.

SEANCHAI 2345 W. Belmont: Music at 10 PM. Mondays, DJs Paul Norman, Mista Mashup & Liquid G-Zus. 773-549-4444.

SINIBAR 1540 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM. Fridays, DJs Tone B. Nimble & Mark Fullaflava spin rare groove, DJ JR spins hip-hop. Saturdays, DJs Tone B. Nimble spins hip-hop. Sundays, DJ Mark Fullaflava spins breakbeat, disco, hip-hop, jazz, and soul. Mondays, DJs Felix & Julius the Mad Thinker spin house. Tuesdays, DJ Eddie "Moskito" Cruz spins salsa, boogaloo, merengue & samba. Wednesdays, DJs spin hip-hop. Thursdays, DJ BJAK spins electro, house, disco, R&B, and hip-hop. 773-278-7797.

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: Fridays, 7-10 PM, DJ INC spins soul, funk, and disco; 10 PM-4 AM, DJs spin hip-hop. Saturdays, 7 PM-5 AM, DJs Justin Long & Sativa spin house. Sundays, 7 PM-midnight, DJs Sadar, Lee Collins, Rusoul & Richie Rich spin disco, house, underground, funk, and soul; midnight-4 AM, DJs Tone B. Nimble, Norman Rockwell & Shon Dervis spin hip-hop, dancehall, house, and soul. Wednesdays, 7 PM-4 AM, DJ Hiroki spins house, hip-hop, and progressive. Thursdays, 11:30 PM-4 AM, DJs David Balquiedra, Steve Cadiz & Inbum spin house. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/7, DJ Garth, Darrell Woodson. Sat 6/8, Timothy Shumaker with Tim Kvasnosky, Chris Jackson & Josh Greenbaum, Luke Sardello. Mondays, DJs LSE, Chris Widman, Warp & Anacron. Tuesdays, DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Wednesdays, DJ Rekliner & Darius Hurley spin American and British punk. Thu 6/13, 4BZ, El Del, DJ Antonz. Fri 6/14, DJ Colette, Kenny Hawkes. 773-549-4140.

SPIN 800 W. Belmont: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Timmy Loop & VJ Terp (no cover). Saturdays, DJ Jungle Jorge & VJ Nickole. Sundays, DJ Timmy Loop & VJ Alex. Mondays, "Revival" with VJ Tyrone (no cover). Tuesdays, VJ Tech-Nick (no cover). Wednesdays, DJ Freddie Bain & VJ Ken. Thursdays, "Best of the 80s" with DJ Julian & VJ Steven Farias (no cover). 773-327-7711.

SPY BAR 646 N. Franklin: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Tuesdays through Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Darkie spins house and hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ Andrew Vonn spins old-school house. Sundays, "Whiplash" with DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Tuesdays, DJ Andrew Vonn spins rock & roll. Wednesdays, DJs spin hip-hop, trance, house, and progressive. Thursdays, DJs Andre Harris & Martin "Boogieman" Luna spin house. 312-587-8779.

SQUAREONE 1561 N. Milwaukee: Fridays, 9 PM-midnight, DJ Mellow Man spins house. Saturdays, 8 PM, Groove Distribution DJs spin broken beats and nu jazz; midnight-4 AM, guest DJs spin. Sundays, 9 AM-3:30 PM, DJ Stallion Love spins soul. Mondays, 8 PM, DJs spin Afrobeat. Tuesdays, 8 PM, DJ Jesse de la Pena. Wednesdays, 10 PM-1 AM, DJ Papa G spins reggae and dub. Thursdays, 8-11 PM, DJs Koolaid & Atarashi Sound spin modern lounge. 773-227-7111.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: DJs spin nightly in the Lounge after 10 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, DJs spin Motown, funk, rare groove, and hip-hop. Sundays, DJs spin reggae, soul, hip-hop, and house. Mondays, open mike hosted by Ciso Lobo. Tuesdays, DJs Artek, Norman Rockwell, Mary Jane, D Double & Verb spin hip-hop. Thursdays, spoken word hosted by Jordan Taggart with DJs D Double & Alo. 773-278-6600.

TEN56 1056 N. Damen: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Karlito. Saturdays, DJ Therm. Mondays, DJ Dan. Wednesdays, DJ Mass Transit spins soul & hip-hop. 773-227-4906.

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs Alberto Gomez & Rudy spin salsa & merengue. Saturdays, DJs Goose, Jimmie Page & Jernell Geronimo. 312-491-9729.

VISION 640 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/7, Johnny Price (downstairs); Goose (upstairs). Saturdays, Dave Belgrad & Tony Too Much (downstairs); Rich Ungos & Frank Martinez (upstairs). Fri 6/14, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, Brad Owen, Lee Coombs, Evan Toutz, Dave Reality, John B., Focus, Snuggles & Slak, Basis, Radiata, MC Stun, MC Blackeye. 312-266-2114.

VOODOO NIGHTCLUB 601 Mall, Schaumburg: DJs spin "high energy dance music" after 7 PM Tuesdays through Fridays and after 9 PM Saturdays. 847-969-1602.

WHITE STAR 225 W. Ontario: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays, 10 PM-5 Am Saturdays. Fridays, Julian Perez & Mike Z. Saturdays, DJ Speed, DJ Structure. 312-337-3223.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/7, Tim Shumaker, Sativa & Shon Dervis. Sat 6/8, Bear Who?, Tobias, Andre Harris, PNS. Sundays, DJs Jesse de la Pena & Uncle Milty. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

LUKA BLOOM Sat 6/8, 7:30 and 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

EIREN CAFFALL Free concert. Fri 6/14, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

CHERISH THE LADIES Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Ramsey Auditorium, Fermilab, Kirk & Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.

JUDY COLLINS, ARLO GUTHRIE, RICHIE HAVENS, ALICE PEACOCK Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

JULIAN DAWSON performs music from "Waiting for the Plane." Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Unity Temple, 875 Lake, Oak Park. 312-422-7700.

TOM DUNDEE, BEKI HEMINGWAY & RANDY KERKMAN Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean, Woodstock. 815-338-3655.

STEVE & SYLVIA FRANCOIS, KAREN MOONEY, RICK PICKREN, ERIC COLEMAN, JIM SIMONIS, SUSAN URBAN perform at the 16th annual Andy Cook Memorial Joketelling Contest hosted by Dennis Ostrowski. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Second Unitarian Church, 656 W. Barry. 773-271-7127.

JOHN HASBROUCK Free in-store performance. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 3232 Lake, Wilmette. 847-256-3220.

ILLINOIS SAINT ANDREW HIGHLAND GAMES See Fairs & Festivals.

BRAD PAISLEY Sat 6/8, 5 PM, Hawthorne Racecourse, 3301 S. Laramie, Cicero. 708-780-7050 or 312-559-1212.

KRISTIN RONNE Free concert. Fri 6/14, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

TRISHA YEARWOOD Wed 6/12, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

folk & country

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music at 8 PM. Tuesdays, open mike. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Railroad Earth, Cornmeal. 773-478-4408.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Hillbilly Roundup with Kent Rose & the Haunted Hearts. Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Kelly Kessler & the Wichita Shut-Ins with Lawrence Peters. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music at 10 PM. Wednesdays, Cornmeal. 773-384-8600.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Mon 6/10, 8 PM, Half Day Bluegrass Band. 847-256-8870.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/8, Fallen Angel. Fri 6/14, Mayflies of Johnson County. Sun 6/16, Fairfields. 773-384-2547.

CAROL'S PUB 4659 N. Clark: Country music at 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Diamondback. Sundays, open jam with Diamondback. 773-334-2402.

CARRAIG Gaelic Park, 6119 W. 147th, Oak Forest: No cover. Fri 6/7, 9:30 PM, Gerard Haughey. Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Dalriada. Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, John Dillon. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Joe McShane. 708-687-9323.

CHIEF O'NEILL'S PUB 3471 N. Elston: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM on weekends. Sundays, 4-8 PM, and Tuesdays, 8-11 PM, traditional Irish session. 773-473-5263.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Sun 6/16, 8 PM, Whitey O'Day (no cover). 847-358-9150.

EDGEWATER LOUNGE 5600 N. Ashland: Sundays, 3 PM, Chico's Jam. 773-878-3343.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Burren Ceili Band. Sat 6/8, Fast Eddie. Fri 6/14, Seamus O'Kane & friends. Sat 6/15, Dalriada. 773-282-7035.

FITZERS PUB Fitzpatrick Chicago Hotel, 166 E. Superior: Sundays, 4 PM, Anish. Thursdays, 6 PM, Morgan. 312-787-6000.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/7, 9:30 PM, Hackensaw Boys (see Spot Check). 708-788-2118.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/8, Rick Neeley. 630-393-1247.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Sundays, open mike hosted by Fred. Wed 6/12, songwriter showcase with Nancy & Garrett. Thursdays, open mike hosted by Sara Sara. 773-489-5471.

HACKNEY'S 1514 E. Lake, Glenview: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, Whitey O'Day. 847-724-7171.

HIDDEN SHAMROCK 2723 N. Halsted: Sundays, 3-6 PM, traditional Irish session. 773-883-0304.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Sundays, noon, JT & the Clouds. Wednesdays, John Hasbrouck. 773-486-4093.

INNER TOWN PUB 1935 W. Thomas: Sundays, 9 PM, and Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike. 773-235-9795.

IRISH EYES 2519 N. Lincoln: Sundays, 8 PM, Irish and American traditional, folk, and country open stage hosted by Eamonn Knuff (sign-up at 7 PM; no cover). 773-348-9548.

JINX 1928 W. Division: Sundays, 8 PM, John Hasbrouck. 773-645-3667.

KERRY PIPER 7900 Joliet, Willowbrook: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Three Men in Kilts. Sat 6/8 and Thursdays, Kelly Griner. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Irish session. Fri 6/14, Salthill Mines. Sat 6/15, Napper Tandy. 630-325-3732.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/10, 9 PM, Gan Bua (no cover). Tue 6/11, 9:30 PM, Can-Ky-Ree (no cover). 773-404-9494.

PEGGY KINNANE'S 8 N. Vail, Arlington Heights: Irish pub and restaurant with popular and traditional music at 9:15 PM on Fridays and Saturdays. Sundays, 1-4 PM, traditional Irish session (no cover). 847-577-7733.

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Music at 9 PM. Tuesdays, Outlaw Family Band. 773-743-3355.

SEANCHAI 2345 W. Belmont: Sundays, 10 PM, Chicago Rovers. 773-549-4444.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEEHOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:45 PM. Fri 6/7, Patchouli. Fri 6/14, open mike. 630-969-9720.

blues, gospel, r&b

concerts

AVALON BLUES Tribute to Mississippi John Hurt with Peter Case, Dave Alvin & Chris Smither. Fri 6/14, 7:30 & 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

BLUES ON THE FOX See Fairs & Festivals.

KEITH BROWN Benefit for Urban Life Center. Fri 6/7, 7 PM, Regents Park penthouse suite (call for reservations and location). 773-363-1312.

CATFISH KEITH Benefit for YWCA of Aurora. Sat 6/8, 7:30 PM, Shannon Hall, Eastside Community Center, 14 N. Van Buren, Batavia. 630-761-8298.

CHICAGO GOSPEL MUSIC FESTIVAL See page 60.

CLASSIC ACT CHORAL ENSEMBLE Benefit concert directed by Fabienne Christian, with soloists Frank Ambers, Jeffrey Burish, and James Earl Jones II, accompanist Yvonne Lindsey, and guest choirs Angels of Praise and One Voice. Sun 6/9, 3:30 PM, Morgan Park Presbyterian Church, 11056 S. Longwood. 773-779-3355.

GOSPEL OPEN MIKE hosted by Dr. Groove. Sat 6/15, 3 PM, Room at the Cross Church, 1432 W. 87th. 773-881-8883.

INSPIRATIONAL VOICES OF VICTORY Free concert. Fri 6/7, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

BILLY KING Free in-store performance. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

GEORGE MAYS & THE VOICES OF PRAISE with Spirit of David Liturgical Dance Ministry. Sat 6/15, 6:30 PM, Christ Unity Evangelistic Church, 208 E. 61st. 773-723-0149 or 708-386-1161.

MOVING BLUES SCHOOLHOUSE BAND Sat 6/8, 11 AM, Sherman Park, 1301 W. 52nd St. 847-266-5000.

HOWARD SCOTT & THE WORLD BAND WITH RUBY ANDREWS, NELLIE TRAVIS, DELORES SCOTT Sun 6/16, 5:30 PM, Holiday Banquet Hall, 10140 S. Roberts, Palos Hills. 773-776-2800 or 773-536-8143.

blues, gospel, r&b

clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/7 and Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Ken Saydak Blues Show. 312-642-6805.

ARTIS'S 1249 E. 87th: Music after 9 PM. Sundays, J.W. Williams & the ChiTown Hustlers. Mondays, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. 773-734-0491.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/11, Lindsey Alexander Band with Big Time Sarah. Wednesdays, Grana Louise Band. Thu 6/13, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Sat 6/8, and Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/11, Charlie Love Band with Grana Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Lindsey Alexander Band with Patricia Scott. 312-661-0100.

BLUE CHICAGO STORE 534 N. Clark: Saturdays, 8 PM, Gloria Shannon Band. 312-661-1003.

B.L.U.E.S. 2519 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Sun 6/9, Michael Coleman & the Backbreakers. Mon 6/10, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/11, John Primer. Wed 6/12, Pistol Pete. Thu 6/13, Biscuit & the Mix. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Jimmy Johnson. 773-528-1012.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sun 6/9, noon, Chris Walz. Sun 6/16, noon, Eric Noden. 312-226-6666.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Chicago Flyers. 708-387-0050.

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant with music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7, 5:30 PM, Jon McDonald; 9:30 PM, Coco Montoya, Toronzo & the Cannonball Express. Sat 6/8, 6:30 PM, Jimmy Burns; 10 PM, Wild Child Butler, Vanessa Davis & Mojo King. Sun 6/9, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Mon 6/10, jam with the King Corey Band. Tue 6/11, Michael Coleman. Wed 6/12, Dave Specter. Thu 6/13, Curtis Salgado. Fri 6/14, 5:30 PM, Rick "Cookin'" Sherry & Eric Noden; 9:30 PM, Tommy Castro, Chicago Blues Angels. Sat 6/15, 6:30 PM, Nick Moss; 10 PM, Chris Duarte, the Buzz. Sun 6/16, Carl Weathersby. 312-427-0333.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/15, Max Rhumba with Ginger Reynolds & others. 773-384-2547.

CARMICHAEL'S CHICAGO STEAK HOUSE 1052 W. Monroe: Tuesdays through Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Dan Gillogly. 312-433-0025.

CARTON'S LOUNGE 21 E. Chestnut: Fridays, midnight, Bobby Holiday. 312-664-5512.

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, Stan Mosely & Masheen Company. Thursdays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-624-3240.

CHICO MORAN'S 35260 Wilson, Ingleside: Mondays, 7:30 PM, open jam with King Robinson & the Housewreckers. 847-587-8081.

CHORD ON BLUES 106 S. First, Saint Charles: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Sat 6/8, Coco Montoya. 630-513-0074.

CLUB ALPHONSE 1351 S. Michigan: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 312-697-0975.

CRAB STREET SALOON 1061 W. Madison: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, open mike with Over Easy. 312-433-0013.

CRAWDADDY BAYOU 412 Milwaukee, Wheeling: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 5 PM Sundays, 6:30 PM Thursdays. No cover. Fri 6/14, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 847-520-4800.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam with Sam Cockrell & the Groove. 773-327-1662.

DEEP BLUE Prairie Rock Brewing Company, 1385 N. Meacham, Schaumburg: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/8, Nick Moss. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners. 847-605-9900.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Thu 6/13, 10 PM, Mighty Blue Kings, Erie Street. 773-489-3160.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Live bands play after 9:30 PM on Fridays and 10 PM on Saturdays. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Eric Lurie. 773-685-8083.

FLAMINGO 6644 S. Cottage Grove: Mondays, 8 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 773-684-6800.

FLATLANDER'S Milwaukee & Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire: Restaurant and bar with music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Blue Rubies. 847-821-1234.

FOUNDRY Trio Room Martini Bar, 85 Executive Dr., Aurora: No cover. Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Professor John. 630-978-2088.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM on Fridays, 9 PM on Saturdays. Sat 6/8, Sally Weisenburg & Her Famous Sidemen. Sat 6/15, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. 630-416-4898.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: Thursdays, 10 PM, Stank Willie (no cover). 773-248-3330.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Tuesdays, open jam with Fish & the Bluefins. 773-489-5471.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Gloria Shannon Band. 773-262-5767.

GIOVANNI'S PIZZERIA & SPORTS BAR 1131 Sibley, Dolton: Sundays, 8 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 708-841-5000.

GOVERNOR'S PUBLIC HOUSE 220 N. Randall, Lake in the Hills: Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. 847-658-4700.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Howard Scott & the World Band. 773-395-0066.

GUESS WHO'S WATER HOLE 3800 W. Ohio: Fridays, 10 PM, Johnny B. Moore. 773-638-1240.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 6/8, 9:30 PM, Joe Moss Band. Tue 6/11, 8:30 PM, Rob Stone & the C-Notes (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam hosted by Big Ray (no cover). Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Big G & the Real Deal. 708-484-3610.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile (no cover). 773-227-4433.

HOUSE OF BLUES BACK PORCH STAGE 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/7, No Mercy Band. Sat 6/8, Eddie Burke. Sundays, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller Band. Mondays, Joanna Connor. Tue 6/11 through Thu 6/13, Dynatones. Fri 6/14, Chicago Red Hots. 312-923-2000.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar; no cover. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 312-245-0333.

JOE'S BACK DOOR LOUNGE 236 N. Mannheim, Bellwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sundays, Masheen Co. Band. Tue 6/11, Blind Lemon Pledge. 708-547-1456.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant. Music after 6 PM. Thursdays, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. 312-595-5299.

JOHNETTA'S 6530 S. Damen: Mondays, 9 and 10:45 PM and midnight, Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain. 773-436-0320.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Sat 6/8, 9:30 PM, Paris & Hyper Harp with Jeff Grossberg. 773-348-7592.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 PM, pianist Detroit Junior. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, Carl Weathersby. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band with Lindsey Alexander. Mondays, blues jam with Frank Pellegrino Band. Tuesdays, Sam Cockrell & the Groove with Chris James. Wednesdays, Andre Taylor & the Blues Alley Cats, Jimmy Burns. Thu 6/13, Joanna Connor, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. 773-477-4646.

LADY BLUE 2953 W. Madison: Fridays, 9 PM, Saturdays, 10 PM, and Sundays, 8 PM, Super Percy & His Soul Clique Band with Pamela Zachery. 773-826-0317.

LEE'S UNLEADED BLUES 7401 S. South Chicago: Music after 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Johnny Drummer & the Starlighters. Sundays, New Orleans Beau & the Big Easy Band. 773-493-3477.

LEO'S DEN COCKTAIL LOUNGE 1200 E. 71st: Tuesdays, 9 PM, New Orleans Beau & the Big Easy Band. 773-667-3130.

MARY'S PLACE 501 W. Garfield Blvd.: Sundays, 5-10 PM, L.V. Banks & His Swinging Blues Band. 773-846-7374.

MAXWELL STREET UPTOWN POLISH SAUSAGE RESTAURANT 4429 N. Broadway: Saturdays, noon-3 PM, Frank Scott Jr. & friends. 773-989-4569.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Chuckleheads. Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Union Circle. 630-446-4001.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Wed 6/12, 4 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 312-595-7437.

NEW IMLA LOUNGE 1116 W. 51st: Mondays, 9 PM, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-373-3841.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/8, Little Al Thomas. Sat 6/15, Dave Specter. 773-252-1155.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Music at 9 PM. Mondays, open blues jam hosted by Ray "the Flame" Sucash, Biscuit Miller, and Moe T. 708-756-0600.

PIONEER TAP 7445 Randolph, Forest Park: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Blue Light Special with Jimmy Cole, Andon Davis, Michael Krayniak & Paul Bivans. 708-771-4909.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Rockin' Johnny Band. Sat 6/8, Mississippi Heat. Wed 6/12, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/7, John Primer. Sat 6/8, Dawn O'Keefe Williams. Wed 6/12, Chris, Dave & Mack. Fri 6/14, Phil Baron & the Tremblors. Sat 6/15, Phil Guy & the Chicago Machine. 815-477-0340.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 127 S. Grove, Elgin: Fri 6/14, 3:30 PM, Nick Moss. 847-622-8888.

PUSH RODS 15652 S. Dixie Hwy., Harvey: Thursdays, 10 PM, midnight, and 2 AM, Bob Jamerson & Killer Ray. 708-225-0178.

REAL BIG "O" HOUSE 5339 S. Halsted: Sundays, 8 and 10 PM and midnight, Jerry Jones with Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain. Thursdays, 7 and 10 PM, Elmore James with Charles & the Keynotes. 773-373-7283.

REDFISH Voodoo Lounge, 400 N. State: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. Sat 6/15, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. 312-467-1600.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays through Sundays and 9:30 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays. Fri 6/7, Mississippi Heat. Sat 6/8, Lurrie Bell. Sundays, noon, gospel brunch; 9:30 PM, blues jam with Tom Holland's Big Blue (no cover). Wed 6/12, Marty Sammon. Thu 6/13, Ken Saydak. Fri 6/14, Jimmy Burns. Sat 6/15, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. 773-645-5200.

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Music at 9:30 PM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM on Saturdays. Fri 6/7, Sat 6/8, and Tuesdays, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sugar Blue. Thursdays, pro jam hosted by Eddie Taylor Jr. with Ariyo. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Pinetop Perkins (6/15 with Detroit Jr. after midnight). 773-342-0452.

7313 CLUB 7313 S. Halsted: Music after 9 PM. Fridays, Howard Scott & the World Band. Saturdays, Fred Johnson & the Checkmates with Pee Wee Madison. Thursdays, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 773-723-0592.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/7, Nigel Mack & the Blues Attack. Sat 6/8, Lindsey Alexander. Fri 6/14, Joanna Connor. Sat 6/15, Pat Smillie. 847-991-2150.

3 G'S SPORTS BAR & GRILL 14202 S. Cottage Grove, Dolton: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Tre & the Blueknights. 773-928-2172.

jazz

concerts

BERNARD ALCORN Free in-store performance. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

PETER BROTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET Free concerts. Sun 6/16, 2 and 4 PM, Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

PETER BROTZMANN SMALL ENSEMBLES Two groups perform each night: Fri 6/14, 10:30 PM, Group 1 with Mats Gustafsson, Jeb Bishop, Hamid Drake, and Kent Kessler, and Group 2 with Peter Brotzmann, Fred Lonberg-Holm, and Michael Zerang; Sat 6/15, 10:30 PM, Group 1 with Joe McPhee, Ken Vandermark, and Kent Kessler, and Group 2 with Peter Brotzmann, Mars Williams, Kent Kessler & Hamid Drake, Storefront Theater, Gallery 37 Center for the Arts, 66 E. Randolph. 312-744-6630.

ORBERT DAVIS and student musicians from MusicAlive! perform music to accompany Steppenwolf ensemble members performing work by the Teen Cross-Town Ensemble. Mon 6/10, 7:30 PM, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted. 312-335-1650.

ORBERT DAVIS Free in-store performance. Sun 6/9, 3 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2210 W. 95th. 773-445-5471.

KURT ELLING WITH THE LAWRENCE HOBGOOD TRIO, ASPARA'S DREAMING perform at the Cutting Edge Chicago benefit for the Goodman Theatre. Sat 6/8, 7 PM, gallery space at 1465 W. Hubbard. 312-443-3811, ext. 597.

SAVOIR FAIRE & E.S.P. Free concert. Thu 6/13, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

RACHELLE FERRELL performs at the United Negro College Fund's 2nd annual Black & White Ball. Sat 6/8, 6 PM, Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Wacker. 312-845-2204.

FOUR BROTHERS: CELEBRATING THE JAZZ SINGERS with Kurt Elling, Jon Hendricks, Mark Murphy & Kevin Mahogany; all-ages show. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

JAZZ IN JUNE Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Thu 6/13, 6 PM, Mose Allison with Kelly Sill & Bob Rummage; 8 PM, Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove & Michael Brecker; 10:30 PM, David Baker & Rufus Reid with artists from Steans Institute. Fri 6/14, 6 PM, Claudia Acuna Quintet; 8 PM, Cryus Chestnut Quintet, Sonny Rollins; 10:30 PM, James Moody with artists from Steans Institute. Sat 6/15, 5 PM, Ravinia Jazz Mentors & Students; 7 PM, Eddie Palmieri Latin Big Band, Calle 54 with Paquito D'Rivera, Giovanni Hidalgo, Dave Valentin & others; 10:30 PM, Nathan Davis with artists from Steans Institute. Sun 6/16, 5 PM, Taylor Eigsti Trio with Dan & Chris Brubeck; 7 PM, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Nancy Wilson & Ramsey Lewis. 847-266-5100.

JAZZ MENTORS in a children's concert. Sat 6/8, 11 AM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

JUMP RHYTHM JAZZ PROJECT Fri 6/7, 8 PM, and Sat 6/8, 2 and 8 PM, Vittum Theater, 1012 N. Noble. 773-278-7471, ext. 122.

JOHN NIEMIEC ALL STARS in a free concert. Thu 6/13, 6:30 PM, Trebes Park, 2250 N. Clifton. 312-742-7529.

ROOSEVELT PURIFOY BAND Thu 6/13, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

TANYA REED Free in-store performance. Sat 6/8, 1 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

JIMMY SOMMERS Free concert. Thu 6/13, 5:30 PM, Uihlein Plaza, Chicago Historical Society, 1601 N. Clark. 312-645-9686.

JOHN THULIN & JEFF HAMMAN Free concert. Tue 6/11, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

CHUCHITO VALDES AFRO-CUBAN ENSEMBLE Free concert. Fri 6/7, 7 PM, Humboldt Park Boathouse, 1440 N. Sacramento. 312-427-1676.

jazz

clubs

AMBASSADOR 7050 W. Belmont: Restaurant and bar. Thursdays, 9 PM, Steve Zuterek with Ron Brown, Paul Bata, and Deborah Kelly. 773-286-9337.

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/7, noon, Franz Jackson, Sonny Turner, Tom Hope, Wayne Jones & Doug Hayes; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/8, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Von Freeman Quintet with Bettye Reynolds. Sundays, 8 PM, Sam Burckhardt Combo. Mondays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, No Am/Pro Jam with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany & Charlie Braugham. Tuesdays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Wallace Burton Group; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wed 6/12, noon, Bernard Alcorn; 5 PM, Franz Jackson with Joe Johnson, Dan DeLorenzo & Bob Cousins; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thu 6/13, noon, Steven Hashimoto & Pat Fleming; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City Allstars; 9 PM, Mike Smith/Ron Friedman Quintet. Fri 6/14, noon, Kim Cusack, Bob Neighbor, Tom Hope, Wayne Jones & Doug Hayes; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/15, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Johnny Ferren Sextet. 312-642-6805.

ARMY & LOU'S 423 E. 75th: Restaurant. Fridays, 6-10 PM, keyboardist and vocalist Fred Barr & guitarist Toby Wallace. 773-483-3100.

BACINO'S 15256 S. La Grange, Orland Park: Fridays, 8 PM, Ray Bailey Trio. 708-403-1919.

BAR CELONA 3474 N. Clark: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Matt Geraghty Project. 773-244-8000.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Upstairs in the Entertainment Center: Fri 6/7, Sat 6/8, and Fri 6/14, Milt Trenier & Company with Bubba. Sat 6/15, Bobby Perna's Big Band, Josie Band. In the Restaurant Piano Bar: Fridays, Saturdays, and Tuesdays, 6 PM, Audrey Morris. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Ray Bailey & friends. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Buddy Charles. Thursdays, 6 PM, Mary Claire Barker. 773-435-0130.

BIG JOE'S 1818 W. Foster: No cover. Sundays, 8 PM-midnight, open jam session with Darren Scorza Quartet. 773-784-8755.

BISTRO AMERICA 12 N. River, Batavia: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Airborne. Wed 6/12, Steve Koerber Duo. Fri 6/14, WesBound Trane. 630-406-0008.

BISTRO ULTRA 2239 N. Clybourn: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Denise La Grassa Duo. 773-529-3300.

BRAXTON SEAFOOD GRILL 3 Oak Brook Center Mall (Rte. 83 & 22nd), Oak Brook: Sat 6/8, 8:30 PM, Kelly Brand Trio with Libby York. 630-574-2155.

BROWN ROOM 7150 S. Exchange: Cafe with live jazz; no cover. Sat 6/8, 2-4 PM, Room Service Jazz Ensemble with Mike Donaby, Thaddeus Gaines, Robert Wilkens & Marcus Burks. 773-731-9801.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Jerry DeVivo Quartet. Sun 6/9, Typhanie Monique. Thu 6/13, Sam Burckhardt. 773-384-2547.

CATCH 35 35 W. Wacker: Piano bar and restaurant. Fridays, 6-9 PM, Libby York. 312-346-3500.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Sundays, 5 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Jack Carr. Wednesdays, 7 PM, Jerry Owings. Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Jack Carr; 9 PM, jazz jam session with John Bany, Charles Braugham & Don Stille. 847-647-8282.

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Thu 6/13, 6 PM, pianist Don Stille. 773-489-4757.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Thu 6/13, 10 PM, Senebella. 773-743-5650.

CHEF'S STATION 915 Davis, Evanston: Sundays, 11 AM-2 PM, John Kregor/Alex Bednarke Duo. 847-570-9838.

CHICAGO FIREHOUSE 1401 S. Michigan: Restaurant. Thursday through Saturdays, 7 PM, Judy Roberts. 312-786-1401.

CHICAGO PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1370 Bank, Schaumburg: Music in the lounge at 8:30 PM. Thursdays and Fridays, Scott Stenten Duo. Saturdays, Dave Simone Trio. 847-969-9900.

CIAO BELLA RISTORANTE 538 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain (no cover). 630-469-1080.

COTTON CLUB & ALL THAT JAZZ 1710 S. Michigan: Live jazz and blues at 10 PM, midnight, and 2 AM on weekends. Mondays and Thursdays, 8 PM, open mike. 312-341-9787.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Sun 6/9, 7 PM, D-Erania. 773-327-1662.

EDGEWATER LOUNGE 5600 N. Ashland: Thursdays, 9 PM, Gus Friedlander & friends. 773-878-3343.

1800 CLUB 1800 Sherman, Evanston: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Razzemetazz (no cover). 847-733-7900.

ELMER'S DOG HOUSE 1250 S. Broadway, Montgomery: Thursdays, 8 PM, and Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Paul Abella & the New Breed (no cover). 630-844-1115.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Tue 6/11, 10 PM, Triage. 773-276-3600.

ENTRE NOUS Fairmont Hotel, 200 N. Columbus: Restaurant with music at 6:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Elaine Dame & Randy Tressler. 312-565-7997.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Bob Baglione Group. Sat 6/8, Ron Smith & the Lamplighters. Fri 6/14, Scott Lies Trio. Sat 6/15, Binford/Bruhnke Trio. 630-377-9222.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/9, 6 PM, Bill O'Connell Big Band. 708-788-2118.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Left Bank Playboys. 773-528-4033.

FOUNDRY Music Tuesdays through Saturdays upstairs in the Trio Room Martini Bar, 85 Executive Dr., Aurora: No cover. Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, John Mose Duo. 630-978-2088.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Wednesdays, 9 PM, Rhythm Rockets. 630-416-4898.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Mon 6/10, Baked Beans. 773-489-5471.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Music at 8 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM on Tuesdays through Thursdays; no cover. Fri 6/7, Mike Finnerty & the Heat Merchants. Sat 6/8, Steve Evans Quartet. Tuesdays, Tom Viatsas Trio. Wed 6/12, Jaii Beckley with pianist Dennis Luxion. Thu 6/13, Rob Zettl Quartet with Vince Clark. Sat 6/15, Andy Meacham & Layni Katz. 773-262-5767.

GLENDORA HOUSE 10225 S. Harlem, Chicago Ridge: Sun 6/16, 2 PM, Bill Allred's Classic Jazz Band. 708-755-8312 or 708-425-4596.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 6/7, 9:30 PM, Bill McFarland & the Chicago Horns. Sun 6/9, 8 PM, Andrew Distel Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, mambo jazz series hosted by Manny Lopez. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fri 6/7, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Rod McGaha Quartet; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Rod McGaha Quartet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/9, 2 PM, Chicago Improvisers Group; 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Trio. Mondays, 9 PM, Terry Callier & Beyond. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra. Fri 6/14, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Chuchito Valdes Afro-Cuban Ensemble; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Chuchito Valdes Afro-Cuban Ensemble; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/16, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Trio. 773-878-5552.

HANCOCK OBSERVATORY John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: Sat 6/8 and Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Kevin Pike Duo. 312-751-3681.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, Steelin' Jazz with Clyde George. 773-465-8005.

HOTEL INTER-CONTINENTAL 505 N. Michigan: Music in the Six Continents Room; no cover. Sat 6/8, 6 PM, Elaine Dame Trio. 312-944-4100.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Sat 6/8, 7 PM, (Richard Nickel) Transaction Ensemble. Sun 6/9, 4 PM, Sunday Songs with Lucy Smith featuring Alison Belleville. Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues (preceded by swing dance lessons at 7 PM). 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Sun 6/9, 8 PM, Rachelle Ferrell. 312-527-2583 or 312-923-2000.

JACARANDA 3608 W. 26th: Fridays, 10 PM, James Sanders & Conjunto. 773-521-0095.

JACK'S 3201 N. Halsted: Sundays, 11:30 AM-2 PM, jazz brunch with John Paris & Anthony Brock. 773-244-9191.

JAMADA 241 Lake, Bloomingdale: Thursdays, 7 PM, Airborne (no cover). 630-893-0300.

JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand: Music at 9 and 11 PM Fridays and Saturdays; 4, 8, and 10 PM Sundays; 8 and 10 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/7 through Sun 6/9, Freddy Cole Quartet. Tue 6/11 through Sun 6/16, Dave Holland Quintet. 312-670-2473.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant. Music after 6 PM. Fridays, Skinny Williams. Saturdays, Bopology. Sundays, Sonny Turner Quintet. Mondays, Kelly Brand. Tuesdays, Ken Chaney. Wednesdays, Ken Saydak. Thursdays, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. 312-595-5299.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: Mondays, 9 PM, Long Count Quartet. 773-477-3330.

KARIZMA 4741 Main, Skokie: Restaurant. Fridays, 6:30 PM, Kelly Sill & John Moulder. 847-674-6163.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Sat 6/8, 9:30 PM, Paris & Hyper Harp with Jeff Grossberg. Mondays, 8:30 PM, Dennis Carrol with George Fludas, Scott Burns, and Jodie Christian/Dan Trudell. Tuesdays, 8 PM, Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan. Wed 6/12, 8 PM, Layni Katz & Andy Meacham. Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach, Randy Tressler, Matt Ferguson & Nori Tanaka. Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Juli Wood Quartet. 773-348-7592.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 225 W. Ontario: Sundays, 5:30 PM, Scott Holman (no cover). 312-337-8080.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Fridays and Saturdays, 6 PM, and Mondays, 5 PM, Scott Holman (no cover). 847-952-8755.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Mike Stern Quartet, Bobby Broom Trio. 773-404-9494.

MELANGE BLUE 2809 Butterfield, Oak Brook: Restaurant and tapas bar. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Raul Timbal y Su Mambo Jazz Band. 630-571-3600.

METROPOLE ROOM Fairmont Hotel, 200 N. Columbus: Wed 6/12, 4:30 PM, Elaine Dame & Jeremy Kahn. 312-565-6665.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Wed 6/12, 7 PM, Jefferson/Lies Duo. Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Danny Draher Group. 630-446-4001.

MR. B'S Ramada Inn, 300 Frontage, Burr Ridge. Fridays, 8 PM, jazz performance workshop (no cover). Sun 6/9, 8 PM, Emanon (no cover). 630-325-2900.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Ken & Jim Show with Sarah Allen, Johnse Holt & Steve Horne. 847-869-0450.

NEW APARTMENT LOUNGE 504 E. 75th: Tuesdays, 10 PM, open jam with Von Freeman & friends. 773-483-7728.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Sundays, 4 PM, "Unusual Pairings" hosted by William Perry (6/9 with Bill Brimfield Quartet with William Perry, Harrison Bankhead & Avreeayl Ra; 6/16 with David Young Ensemble). 773-743-3355.

OAKFIELD CHARHOUSE 27 W 371 North Ave., West Chicago: Music at 8:30 PM. Thursdays, Frank Lamphere Trio. 630-876-2000.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7 PM, Sketches in Blue (no cover). 630-782-9091.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, Tuey Connell Organ Quartet with Karl Montzka. Mondays, Typhanie Monique Duo. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wednesdays, Ron Perrillo Trio. Thursdays, Jeff Parker Trio. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Curtis Robinson Trio. 847-328-0399.

PHILANDER'S OAK PARK 1120 Pleasant, Oak Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, King Fleming Trio. Saturdays, 9:30 PM, Rankinfyle. Sundays, 6:30 PM, Kara Kesselring. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Sami Scot. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Marshall Vente Trio. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Jackie Allen & Judy Roberts. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, John Wright Duo. 708-848-4250.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Don Tisch Quartet. Mondays, 9 PM, Corey Radford/Scott Anderson Quartet. 773-486-9862.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Fri 6/7, 9 PM, BMR4. Sat 6/8, 9 PM, John Paris/Steve Thomas Quartet. Sundays, 8:30 PM, Russell Alan Rowe Trio. Mon 6/10, 8:30 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Tue 6/11, 8:30 PM, Judy Roberts Trio. Wed 6/12, 8:30 PM, Ryan Cohan Trio. Thu 6/13, 8:30 PM, Tito Carrillo Quartet. Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Typhanie Monique Quartet. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Corky McClerkin Quartet. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/8, Redd Holt Trio. Tue 6/11, Steve Frisbie & Liam Davis. Thu 6/13, Sam Bar-sheshet Trio. Fri 6/14, Gerald McClendon band. Sat 6/15, Leslie Byers & the Jazz Cats. 847-266-1313.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/7, Q Blue. Sundays, open jam with Jeremy Callner Trio. Fri 6/14, Taku Akiyama. 773-276-9730.

RASCAL'S 1136 Maple, LaGrange Park: Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Frank Lamphere Trio. 708-534-7000.

LE RELAIS 3925 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/7, Sat 6/8, Fri 6/14, and Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Vincent Davis Band. Mondays, 9 PM, jam session with the Vincent Davis Band. 773-665-8965.

SAUSSY 1156 W. Grand: Restaurant. Fridays, 7:30 PM, Mood Swing Quartet with Bob Thornton. 312-491-1122.

7TH HEAVEN CAFE 4904 W. Oakton, Skokie: Thursdays, 8 PM, John Goldman's Special Interest Group. 847-329-0478.

SHEBEAN KING BOHEMIAN CAFE 6501 S. Saint Lawrence: Fridays, 8 PM, open mike with the Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble. 312-263-1649.

SOME LIKE IT BLACK COFFEE CLUB 4500 S. Michigan: Saturdays, 7-9:30 PM, jazz jam session (no cover). Wednesdays, 8 PM, open mike with the Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble (call 312-263-1649 for more information). 773-377-5004, ext. 2228.

STEVIE B'S 1401 N. Ashland: Fridays, 7 PM, Take Two. Saturdays, 7 PM, reggae/jazz saxophonist Byrd. 773-486-7427.

3030 3030 W. Cortland: Thu 6/13, 9 PM, Silver Measure, Phil Mosberg Quartet. 773-862-3616.

TRATTORIA LUIGI'S 154 W. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Fridays, 8:30 PM, Frank Lamphere Quartette. 847-991-7006.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Mon 6/10, Jazz Avengers. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Sundays, 10 PM, Heather Horton Band. Tuesdays, 8 PM, Lonie Walker; 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Quartet; 2 AM, Vince Willis. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Brian O'Hern; 11 PM-4 AM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. 312-266-7761.

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/7, Damon Short Quartet. Sat 6/8, Harold Attyberry Ensemble. Sundays, 7 PM, jam session with pianist Jim Baker, bassist Josh Abrams, saxophonist Dennis Winslett, and percussionist Colby Watkins. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, "The Music of Miles Davis" arranged and performed by Malachi Thompson (6/12 with Dennis Winslett, Darius Savage & Curtis Prince). Thu 6/13, Tatsu Aoki, Kenny Million & Avreeayl Ra. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Rich Halley Trio. 312-791-9050.

VIKING STEAKHOUSE 27 W 150 Roosevelt, Winfield: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7-11 PM, jam session with Bruce Oscar Trio (no cover). 630-653-2110.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thursdays, Jazz for Tough Times. 312-943-7815.

international

concerts

GORAN IVANOVIC Benefit for World Relief Chicago; admission by donation. Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Winnetka Evangelical Covenant Church, 1200 Hibbard, Wilmette. 773-583-9191, ext. 269.

MAMBO ALL-STARS Sun 6/16, 7 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4604 N. Manor. 312-742-7572.

MUMAND sings Afghan songs and plays the rhobab at a benefit for Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan, which also features Abdul Wardak & Valya Woodstock reading poetry in English and Pastu. Fri 6/14, 7 PM, Healing Earth Resources, 3111 N. Ashland. 773-327-8459.

ORCHESTRA RUMBA perform at "Luna Cabana" Latin dance party, with lessons from the Latin Rhythms Dance Studio. Thursdays, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-322-0516.

CHUCHITO VALDES AFRO-CUBAN ENSEMBLE Free concert. Fri 6/7, 7 PM, Humboldt Park Boathouse, 1440 N. Sacramento. 312-427-1676.

international

clubs

ACCENT CAFE 700 River, Mount Prospect: Sundays, 7 PM, Johnny Rumba spins salsa, merengue, bachata, cumbia, and Latin pop (with Latin dance lessons at 9 PM). 847-298-2233.

ANGELINA RISTORANTE 3561 N. Broadway: Tuesdays, 7 PM, accordionist Robert Cruz & bassist Liz Payne. 773-935-5933.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Fri 6/14, 6 PM, benefit for International Capoeira Angola Foundation with Hector Salazar & Guiselle Garavito (also features a breakdance workshop with Anacron and poetry with Motep). 773-743-5650.

ETHIOPIAN DIAMOND 6120 N. Broadway: Sat 6/8, 10 PM, "Good Evening Africa" features readings, performance, dance, an open mike hosted by Cyril Ibe, Angolan singers Guerra & Rose Freitas, Congolese guitarist David Bamlango, Kelan Phil Cohran, Nigerian singer Ugochi Nwaogwugwu, Sudanese singer Abraham Deng/Lost Boy, Congolese musician Simon Kashama & others. 773-338-6100.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM on Fridays, 9 PM on Saturdays. Fri 6/7, Banda Rika. 630-416-4898.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/7, 10 PM, William Gomez con Cache Orquesta (preceded by bolero dance lessons at 9 PM). Sat 6/8, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. Wed 6/12, 9 PM, Charanga Habanera. 312-362-9707.

LUNA MEXICANA 3565 W. Fullerton: Thursdays, 8 PM, Latin jazz and salsa with Yorumba (no cover). 773-252-1639.

MAMBO 3336 N. Milwaukee: Fridays, 5 PM-midnight, Blue Son, En Clave Negra. Saturdays, 10 PM, Orquesta Sabor. 773-481-2050.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Thursdays, and Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. 773-489-0011.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: Wednesdays, 8:30 PM-4 AM, DJs Johnny Rumba & El Papichulo spin salsa clasica, with Latin dance lessons by Lisa "La Boriqua" at 9:30 PM. 312-427-2572.

LA PENA 4212 N. Milwaukee: Restaurant. Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM, Tribus Futuras performs Andean music; 10:30 PM, open mike. 773-545-7022.

PLAVA LAGUNA 2610 W. Peterson: Music after 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Bosnian folk music. 773-465-1483.

VOODOO NIGHTCLUB 601 Mall, Schaumburg: Music after 7 PM. Tuesdays, DJ Mercurio spins Latin pop. Thursdays, salsa and merengue with DJ El Papichulo & DJ Ric Martinez, with Latin dance lessons by Lisa "La Boriqua" at 9:30 PM. 847-969-1602.

ZHIVAGO 9925 Gross Point, Skokie: Fridays, 9 PM, salsa and Caribbean music with DJ El Papichulo & DJ Ric Martinez, with Latin dance lessons at 10 PM. 312-427-2572.

classical

ARS MUSICA CHICAGO in a free program of Sephardic music. Sun 6/9, 2 PM, Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, 618 S. Michigan. 312-322-1769.

DANIEL BARENBOIM piano, in an all-Beethoven program. Sun 6/9, 3 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

DANA BROWN piano (Rachmaninoff, D. Scarlatti, Beethoven, Gershwin). Sun 6/15, 7 PM, Lake Street Church, 607 W. Lake, Evanston. 773-294-1577.

CENTURY CONCERT CHOIR Larry Hook conducts a free concert (Bach, Des Prez, Nystedt, Rachmaninoff, traditional). Wed 6/12, 7:30 PM, Immaculate Conception Church, 7211 W. Talcott. 773-775-3833.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan: Fri 6/7 and Sat 6/8, 8 PM, and Tue 6/11, 7:30 PM, Daniel Barenboim, conductor, with contralto Anna Larsson, tenor Robert Gambill, baritone Robert Holl, and the Chicago Symphony Chorus (Elgar, The Dream of Gerontius). Thu 6/13, 8 PM, Fri 6/14, 1:30 PM, and Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Daniel Barenboim, conductor (Bach, Bruckner). "Pre-concert conversations" take place one hour and 15 minutes before each performance. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in a free concert. Tue 6/11, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

DE PAUL UNIVERSITY STRING SHOWCASE Free admission. Fri 6/7, 8 PM, Recital Hall, DePaul University, 804 W. Belden. 773-325-7664.

DE PAUL UNIVERSITY TRUMPET ENSEMBLE with trumpeters John Hagstrom and Matthew Lee in a free concert. Mon 6/10, 5 PM, Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden. 773-325-1249.

DU PAGE CHORALE Sun 6/9, 7:30 PM, Harold D. McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Park and Fawell, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

ELMHURST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Stephen Alltop conducts a free outdoor concert (Tchaikovsky, Sousa, and others). Sun 6/9, 6:30 PM, outdoor mall, Elmhurst College, 190 Prospect, Elmhurst. 630-941-0202.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF EVANSTON CHANCEL CHOIR performs music of Daniel Pinkham in a free concert. Sun 6/9, 10 AM, First Congregational Church of Evanston, 1445 Hinman, Evanston. 847-864-8332.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RECITALS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/7, 12:10 PM, violinist Jin Kim (Bach, Couperin, Biber, Scarlatti, Corelli). Fri 6/14, 12:10 PM, violinist Benjamin Peled (Gershwin/Heifetz, Brahms, Beethoven). 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Petrillo Music Shell, Grant Park, Columbus and Jackson: Fri 6/14, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Dawn Upshaw (Weill, Gershwin, Bernstein, Sondheim). Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, and Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Jonita Lattimore, cellist Alban Gerhardt, the Grant Park Chorus, and the Chicago Children's Choir (Bloch, Bernstein, Williams). 312-744-8950 or 312-346-3278.

JACOB GREENBERG piano (Scriabin, Beethoven, Schumann, Szymanowski). Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Congregation Or Chadash, 656 W. Barry. 773-248-9456.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Wed 6/12, 6 PM, Maverick Ensemble (Wolff, Webern, Berio, Globokar, Levy, Tipei, Raynovich). See Critic's Choice. 312-362-9707.

INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ENSEMBLE (Copland, S. Reich, Druckman, R. Reich). Sun 6/9, 8 PM, Three Arts Club of Chicago, 1300 N. Dearborn. 312-573-1518.

MERIDIAN STRING QUARTET in a free concert (Mozart, Prokofiev, Dvorak). Mon 6/10, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630 or 312-346-3278.

STUDENTS OF MERIT SCHOOL OF MUSIC perform in the school's annual free Kaleidoscope Concert. Sat 6/8, 10 AM-3 PM, Merit School of Music, Dearborn Station, 47 W. Polk. 312-786-9428.

NORTH SHORE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Andrew Altenbach, conductor, with soprano Alyssa Bennett (Beethoven, Barber). Sun 6/9, 3 PM (with preconcert discussion at 2 PM), Alice Millar Chapel, Northwestern University, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston. 847-864-2288.

NORTHBROOK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Lawrence Rapchak, conductor, with pianist Rich Ridenour (Gershwin, Reed). Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Glenbrook North High School, 2300 Shermer, Northbrook. 847-272-0755.

CAROLINE OLTMANNS piano, in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (D. Scarlatti, Mozart, Liszt, Debussy, Chopin). Free admission. Wed 6/12, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630 or 312-346-3278.

PRAIRIE BRASS BAND Sun 6/9, 7 PM, John Hersey High School, 1900 E. Thomas, Arlington Heights. 847-797-8575.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in a free concert. Wed 6/12, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

RAVINIA FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Sun 6/9, 7 PM, Erich Kunzel conducts "A Lerner and Loewe Celebration." 847-266-5100.

ST. BENEDICT FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Matthew Wolka conducts a free concert (Beethoven, Schubert, Debussy, Prokofiev). Fri 6/14, 7:30 PM, St. Benedict Church, 2215 W. Irving Park. 773-588-6484, ext. 203.

SCHONBRUN ENSEMBLE (Mozart, Bruckner). Wed 6/12, 7:30 PM, Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

SOUTHSIDE FAMILY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA in a "20th Anniversary Concert." Sun 6/9, 3 PM, DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl. 773-947-0600.

RON SWANSON guitar (Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Bach, Brouwer, Giuliani, and others). Thu 6/13, 7:30 PM, William Rainey Harper College, 1200 W. Algonquin, Palatine. 847-925-6100.

GEORGE TENEGAL piano, in a free concert. Sat 6/8, 8 PM, Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden. 773-325-7664.

fairs & festivals

ANDERSONVILLE MIDSOMMARFEST Clark and Foster: Sat 6/8, 11 AM, Jennifer Trowbridge; 11:45 AM, South Side Swedes; noon, Bopology; 12:30 PM, Forgat Mig Ej; 1 PM, Andersonville Suzuki students; 1:30 PM, Upsy Daisy; 2 PM, Midway Ramblers; 3 PM, New Invaders, Space Rhino; 4:30 PM, Quantum Leep, Casolando; 5 PM, Bohola; 6 PM, Jack Straw, Mabel Mabel, Chicago Cajun Aces; 8 PM, Mr. Blotto, Waco Brothers. Sun 6/9, 11 AM, gospel brunch; noon, Kelli Owens, Nordland Band; 1:30 PM, Delafields, Anne Harris; 3 PM, Liz Mandville Greeson, Cat Fight; 4:30 PM, Kimi Hayes, Phat Junction; 5 PM, Community Drum Circle; 6 PM, Andrew Bird's Bowl of Fire, Devil in a Woodpile, Generation; 8 PM, Paul Cebar & the Milwaukeeans, Underwater People; 8:30 PM, Four Charms. 773-728-2995.

BLUES ON THE FOX Galena and Stolp, Aurora: Fri 6/14, 6-10:30 PM, and Sat 6/15, 11 AM-10:30 PM, Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers, Carl Weathersby & Vital Support, Little Charlie & the Nightcats, Siegel-Schwall Band with Sam Lay, Jody Williams, Brody Buster, Matthew Skoller Band, Nellie Tiger Travis. 630-801-6590.

CELEBRATION 2002 St. Michael's Plaza, 500 W. Eugenie: Fri 6/7, 7 PM, Associates. Sat 6/8, 1 PM, Modern Traditional Jazz Band; 2:30 PM, Dee Alexander; 3:30 PM, Hacks; 4:30 PM, Juke Box Band; 6 PM, Charged Particles. Sun 6/9, noon, Modern Traditional Jazz Band; 1 PM, Larkin Brothers; 2:30 PM, Roberta Miles; 4:30 PM, Linda M. Smith Band; 7 PM, Rhythm City; 8 PM, Charged Particles. 312-266-1445.

CHICAGO GOSPEL MUSIC FESTIVAL See page 60.

CUSTER'S LAST STAND FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS Chicago and Main, Evanston: Sat 6/15, 10:30 AM, Gene Lim; 11 AM, Native American Dance Troupe; 11:30 AM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; noon, Hurricane Saxophone Quartet; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Homewreckers; 2:30 PM, Jim DeWan; 3 PM, musicians from Berman's Music Studio; 3:30 PM, Musical Offering; 4 PM, Five Spot Quintet; 4:15 PM, Kraig Kenning; 5:30 PM, Christopher Greene & New Perspective, Highland Park Pops Big Band; 7:30 PM, Flashback Chicago. Sun 6/16, 10 AM, Michael Strening, Reba Place Gospel Choir; 10:30 AM, Gene Lim; 11 AM, Native American Dance Troupe; 11:30 AM, Kent McDaniel's Band; noon, Mark Cleveland Band; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Corky Siegel with Frank Donaldson; 2:30 PM, Bopology; 3:45 PM, Christopher Greene & New Perspective; 4 PM, Blake & Blue; 5:30 PM, Homewreckers; 6 PM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; 7:30 PM, Flashback Chicago. Festival also features entertainment for children. 847-328-2204.

GREATER CHICAGO JEWISH FOLK ARTS FESTIVAL Cook County Caldwell Woods Forest Preserve, Devon and Milwaukee: Sun 6/16, 11 AM-6 PM, Peter Yarrow, Pharaoh's Daughter, Yermi Kaplan, Shimon Yerucham Green, Kol Sasson, Stuart Rosenberg & others. Festival also features theater and dance performances, storytellers & art exhibits. 847-933-3000.

HEART OF ITALY FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL Oakley and 24th: Fri 6/14, 5-11 PM, Sat 6/15, noon-11 PM, and Sun 6/17, noon-9 PM, Lena Prima, Three 'talians & others. 773-625-0506.

ILLINOIS SAINT ANDREW HIGHLAND GAMES Oak Brook Polo Grounds, 31st and York, Oak Brook: Sat 6/15, 8:30 AM, solo bagpipe competition; 10:30 AM, Mother Grove, Glen Isle Celtic Show Band; 11:30 AM, Highland Reign, harpist Mary Radspinner; 1:15 PM, Rogues; 1:30 PM, Highland Reign; 2:15 PM, Glen Isle Celtic Show Band; 2:30 PM, harpist Mary Radspinner; 3:30 PM, Highland Reign, Mother Grove; 4:30 PM, Rogues, Martin Gollogly. Festival also features traditional athletic competitions. 708-442-7293.

LINCOLN PARK FEST Lincoln Park West between Dickens and Armitage: Sat 6/15, 11:30 AM, Cecilia; 1:30 PM, Mighty Blue Kings; 3:30 PM, Roches; 5:30 PM, Judybats. Sun 6/16, 1:30 PM, Savoy Brown; 3:30 PM, Jazz Mandolin Project; 5:30 PM, Spyro Gyra. 773-435-1250, ext. 251.

NORTHCENTER RIBFEST 2002 Irving Park and Lincoln: Sat 6/15, noon, Ruben Waters Loves You, Hansel & Gretel; 1 PM, Barefoot Hawaiians; 2 PM, Fat Time, Lane Tech Jazz Band; 4 PM, Frisbie; 6 PM, Vulgar Boatmen; 7:30 PM, Waco Brothers; 8 PM, Ike Reilly. Sun 6/16, noon, Mama Digdown's Brass Band; 1:15 PM, Bloodshot Records Children's Preview; 2 PM, June; 4 PM, Moonshine Willy, Old Town School of Folk Music Children's Show; 6 PM, Bottle Rockets. Festival also features dance and theater performances. 773-525-3609.

SCANDINAVIAN MIDSUMMERFEST Vasa Park, Rte. 31 south of I-90, South Elgin: Sun 6/9, 9 AM-5 PM, Nordic Kids, Solstralen, Varblomman, Forgat Mig Ej & others. 312-347-5705 or 773-239-1855.

SOUTHPORT CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL on the grounds of Blaine School, Southport and Grace: Sat 6/8, 10 AM-2 PM, Susan Salidor & others. 773-665-0729.

WELLS STREET ART FESTIVAL Wells between Division and North: Sat 6/8, 1:30 PM, Pepper's Ghost; 3:30 PM, Cecilia; 5 PM, Homunculus; 7 PM, Marty Lloyd; 9 PM, Over the Rhine. Sun 6/9, 1:30 PM, Pepper's Ghost; 3:30 PM, Spookie Daly Pride; 5:30 PM, Anne Harris; 7:30 PM, Michael McDermott. 773-868-3010.

WVON JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION Mandrake Park, 39th and Cottage Grove: Sat 6/15, 10 AM-5 PM, Reginald McCants, Doktur Rhute, RDJS Youth Choir of Landmark Baptist Church, DJ Richard Pegue & others. 773-247-6200, ext. 223.

miscellaneous

NELSON GILL & THE CARIBBEAN RHYTHM BAND Free children's concert. Fri 6/14, 7 PM, Revere Park, 2509 W. Irving Park. 312-742-7529.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Sun 6/9, 7 PM, "Uptown Poetry Slam" with Pong Unit. 773-878-5552.

STUDENTS OF MERIT SCHOOL OF MUSIC perform in the school's annual free Kaleidoscope Concert. Sat 6/8, 10 AM-3 PM, Merit School of Music, Dearborn Station, 47 W. Polk. 312-786-9428.

SILVER STRINGS OF PUTNAN CITY Free concert. Wed 6/12, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

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