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Rock, Pop, Etc.

Concerts

B-52'S, TRS-80 All-ages. Fri 6/18, 7:30 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

BARR, BAD WASTE perform at an opening reception for the exhibit "Solo Show Solo Soul." Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Vedanta Gallery, 835 W. Washington. 312-432-0708.

FRANZ BENTELER'S ROYAL STRINGS ORCHESTRA performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 4 PM). Sun 6/20, 5 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

BIG BAD VOODOO DADDY Fri 6/25, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp, Aurora. 630-844-4396.

BLACK NOIZE with Woody Rock. Sun 6/27, 3 PM, DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl. 773-947-0600, ext. 225.

BRAVO! THE BEST OF BROADWAY with the Northwestern Illinois Symphony under the direction of Robert Mikulski. Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 & U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

JERRY BUTLER, BEN E. KING, GENE CHANDLER, LLOYD PRICE Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

DAVID BYRNE with the Tosca Strings, Poi Dog Pondering; 6/17 sold out. Mon 6/21, 7:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

CHICAGO, EARTH, WIND & FIRE Sat 6/19, 7:30 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 & Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

CRACKER, LEFTOVER SALMON, DAN DARRAH Fri 6/25, 6 PM, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2200 N. Clark. 312-742-2283.

DARK STAR ORCHESTRA 18+. Fri 6/25, 7 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

DJS SPIN at a flea market and barbecue; free admission. Sat 6/19 and Sun 6/20, noon-8 PM, Buddy, 1542 N. Milwaukee. 773-342-7332.

DJS SPIN at a postshow party for Nomenil Theater Company's show "Love Pollution: A Tekno-Popera." Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Loop Theater, 8 E. Randolph. 312-744-5667.

DR. KILLBOT, SPARE CHANGE perform at the Movieside Film Festival. Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Biograph, 2433 N. Lincoln. 312-444-3456.

ESKE, LOS JODIDOS, TRAS DE NADA, I-ATTACK, PKDORES, RAT BASTARDS Sat 6/19, 7 PM, private residence, 2417 S. Pulaski. 708-516-1589.

ADRIANA EVANS Sat 6/26, 7 PM, DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl. 773-947-0600, ext. 225.

ANNA FERMIN'S TRIGGER GOSPEL Free concert. Sun 6/20, 6 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4626 N. Manor. 312-742-7529.

BEN FOLDS, RUFUS WAINWRIGHT Fri 6/18, 7 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

EL GRAN SILENCIO, PANTEON ROCOCO Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Odeum Sports & Expo Center, 1033 N. Villa Ave., Villa Park. 630-941-9292.

MEISHA HERRON & FRIENDZ Sat 6/19, 9 PM, 3030, 3030 W. Cortland. 773-862-3616.

PETER HIMMELMAN, BAD EXAMPLES 18+. Thu 6/24, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

I LOVE RICH performs at the Movieside Film Festival. Sat 6/19, midnight, Biograph, 2433 N. Lincoln. 312-444-3456.

CHAKA KHAN performs at the N'Digo Foundation's 9th annual gala. Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000.

LIQUID SOUL, PALA, JAY PRASAD, JOHNNY CHAOS Benefit for the Field Museum. Thu 6/24, 6-11 PM, Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 866-343-5303.

DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, O.A.R. Sold out. Fri 6/18, 7 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 & Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

MAZE WITH FRANKIE BEVERLY, GERALD LEVERT Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 & U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

MUM, KIM HIORTHOY All-ages. Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS, DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND 18 & over. Sat 6/26, 7:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

DENNIS O'BRIEN, SKYE HIGH, MICHAEL MILLER, DEVIN JAMES DUNN Benefit for Lazarus House. Sat 6/26, 6 and 9 PM, Steel Beam Theatre, 111 W. Main, Saint Charles. 630-587-2144.

PHISH Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, 7 PM, Alpine Valley Music Theatre, Highway D & Highway 120, East Troy, Wisconsin. 262-642-4400 or 312-559-1212.

PRIMUS Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 312-666-6667 or 312-559-1212.

PRINCE 6/25-26 and 6/28 sold out. Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Allstate Arena, 6920 Mannheim, Rosemont. 847-635-6601 or 312-559-1212.

R2 REVOLT Musical-theater performance with video and dance. Fri 6/18, 8 PM, and Sat 6/19, 12:30 and 4 PM, McHenry County College Conference Center, 8900 Rte. 14, Crystal Lake. 815-356-3922.

STEVE RILEY & THE MAMOU PLAYBOYS perform at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Fri 6/25, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

SHARKULA, MANACONDA perform at the Movieside Film Festival. Fri 6/18, midnight, Biograph, 2433 N. Lincoln. 312-444-3456.

PATTI SMITH, BACK IN SPADES See Critic's Choice; 18+. Thu 6/24, 8 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

THE TEMPTATIONS REVIEW with Dennis Edwards, Slackdaddies, Nellie Travis, and John Castro (benefit for Koko Taylor's Celebrity Aid Foundation). Sun 6/20, 6 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

UNICORNS, ARCADE FIRE All-ages. Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Open End Gallery, 2000 W. Fulton. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

VEE DEE, BANG! BANG! perform at the Movieside Film Festival. Fri 6/18, 8 PM, Biograph, 2433 N. Lincoln. 312-444-3456.

RONDALLA ALMA VOHEMIA Free concert. Thu 6/24, noon, Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp, Aurora. 630-844-4396.

XIANGGANG DELIGHT, GAYS IN THE MILITARY, DJ JIM DORLING All-ages. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Open End Gallery, 2000 W. Fulton. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

Rock, Pop, Etc.

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Chris Long, Peel, Adam Wyle, Catsplash. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Mic One, Linc, Reap, Rusty Chains, DJ Risky Bizness. Wed 6/23, 7:30 PM, Los Mocosos (see Spot Check), O Vad Ya, Entrinzic. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, London Calling (Clash tribute), All Mods Conned (Jam tribute), the Darned (the Damned tribute). Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Lost Trailers, Tristen, Truckstop Supermodel (18+). Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Leon Russell. 773-478-4408 or 866-777-8932.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Saturdays, 8 PM, DJ Mike X, DJ Too Much Funk. 847-397-3100.

THE ATTIC 320 N. Second, De Kalb: Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Vollmar, Static Films, Elephant Micah, Joe Robinson. 815-787-3875.

BAD DOG TAVERN 4535 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thu 6/24, BLT. 773-334-4040.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/19, Personals, Hoyne, Stab Atlas. Sat 6/26, Johnny Rev, Box Elder, Illanoyz. 773-395-3002.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Arbo, Lucius Warbaby, Bish. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Second Sound, Forty Piece Choir, I/O, Black Tiger. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, Walkie-Talkies, Please Please Wait, Yo-Yo Contingency perform as part of the Mish Mash variety showcase, with a film by Choky Lim. Mondays, 10 PM, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Manifold (see Spot Check), Radial Bloom, Catamount. Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Distress Tapes performs as part of the Mish Mash variety showcase, with improv by Orange Whip, theater by Park Avenue Produce, comedy by Debbie Sue Goodman, and animation by Jae Soo Hong and Dave Hudson. 773-281-4444.

BELLA VISTA ROOM 205 Main, Bensenville: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Neil Rose Band. 630-232-2030.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Sun 6/20, Stacy Kidd, KNEX, Just Kevin, Sticky Lupree. Sun 6/27, Ricky Bradshaw, Thomas McIntosh, Walter Meego, Changes. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Voodoo Pugs, Murphy's Law. Sat 6/19, Duenow, Revelator, Sleepover. Thu 6/24, Psycho Acoustic Stereo Expanders (Music for Meaning benefit). 773-770-2039.

BLUE IGUANA 2909 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Hat Guys. Sat 6/19, Mark McBride. Fri 6/25, Paramours. Sat 6/26, King Solomon's Grave. 773-935-7500.

BOTTOM LOUNGE 3206 N. Wilton: Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Reforma, Shades of Fiction, Destrophy, Inept (all-ages); 10 PM, Josh Todd, Blackmaker, Nova Season, Yellowhammers. Sat 6/19, 5 PM, Underoath, Eighteen Visions, Fear Before the March of Flames, Misery Signals (all-ages); 10 PM, University, Sono, Ladies and Gentlemen. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, the Shocker, Decibators, Vamplifier. Tue 6/22, 6 PM, Silverstein, Brazil, Emery, Hawthorne Heights (all-ages). Wed 6/23, 8 PM, Keston & Westdal, Softest Sound, Arks, Digital Kill. Thu 6/24, 8 PM, Loomis, Ode, Fade Series. Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Washington Social Club, Pleasure Club, Menthol, After Dark (18+). Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Treatment, Black Giraffe, Fast Product, Monogatari. Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Phantom Rockers, Hi-Fi & the Roadburners, Dead Pets, Koffindragger. 773-975-0505 or 800-594-8499.

BUCK'S ROCK 'N' ROLL GRILL 183 Main, Lake Zurich: Music at 7 PM Fridays, 3 PM Sundays; no cover. Fri 6/18, Randi Fox & Bobby Rex. Fri 6/25, Jim Henning & James Wayman. 847-550-1127.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: Sundays, 11 PM, DJ Lucky & DJ Rockstar. Thursdays, 8 PM, Mike G., DJ Hurricane. 630-830-7200.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays, 10 PM Saturdays, and 9 PM Sundays. Fri 6/25, Gin Palace Jesters. 773-384-2547.

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Box Social, Temptress. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Confusions, Expatriates, It Burns. 312-922-6392.

CANDLESTICK MAKER 4432 N. Kedzie: Music at 9 PM; all-ages. Fri 6/25, Jessica Billey, Bobby Conn, Jane Baxter Miller, Kelly Kessler, Michael Zerang & others perform at the "New World Order Jamboree." 773-463-0158.

CATCH 35 35 W. Wacker: Piano bar and restaurant with music from 6-9 PM. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, Jim Rollins. Tuesdays, Peter Polzak. Wednesdays, Suzanne Palmer. 312-346-3500.

CERES CAFE 141 W. Jackson: Bar and restaurant with music outdoors at 4:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Mr. Blotto. 312-427-7440.

CHARLEMAGNE LOUNGE Hotel Baker, 100 Main, Saint Charles: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Sat 6/19, Grasslands Light. 630-584-2100.

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/18, Big Breakfast. Sun 6/20, Room for Cream. Thu 6/24, Tim Menard. Fri 6/25, Broken Radio. 773-489-4757.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Seven Day Run. Sun 6/20, 6 PM, Tantalous Music Group, Lady Jane (benefit for Tantalous Theater). Wed 6/23, 8 PM, Electric Junkyard Gamelan. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Maiden Head. Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Wampeters. 773-245-0399.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays); no cover. Fourth Friday of every month, 11 PM, Chicago Kings. 773-325-2233.

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: Fridays through Thursdays, DJs spin rock, punk, and alternative rock 9 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays); no cover. 773-489-0379.

CODY'S 1 S. Stolp, Aurora: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Neil Rose Band. 630-801-0370.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/18, Dan Darrah, Dave Tamkin, Karma Tease. Sat 6/19, GNR the Tribute, Damn Hoovers. Wednesdays, Blazing Saddles (no cover). Thursdays, Spazmatics. Fri 6/25, Underwater People, Covergurl. Sat 6/26, Lounge Puppets, 16 Candles. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21661 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Fri 6/18, 10:30 PM, GNR the Tribute. Sat 6/19, 10:30 PM, Underwater People. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s. Fri 6/25, 10:30 PM, My Sacrifice (Creed tribute). Sat 6/26, 10:30 PM, Dave Tamkin, Dan Darrah. 847-541-4700.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/18, Sat 6/19, Fri 6/25, and Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Boomer Babes. Fri 6/18 and Fri 6/25, 10:30 PM, Night Owls. Sat 6/19 and Sat 6/26, 10:30 PM, Stephen Rader & Alanda Coon. Wed 6/23, 8 PM, Kris Miller. Sun 6/27, 7 PM, Chicago Studio of Professional Singing (under the direction of Janice Pantazelos). 773-278-1830.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 6/20, DJ John San Juan spins music by Brian Wilson. Mon 6/21, DJ Greg spins punk. Tue 6/22, DJ Delphine spins punk. Thu 6/24, DJ Chuck Wren spins ska. Sun 6/27, Vee Dee Dan. 773-472-2771.

DON ROTH'S BLACKHAWK 61 Milwaukee, Wheeling: Fri 6/18, 7 PM, Biff & Sniff (no cover). 847-537-5800.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Assassins, Matthew, Racer Mason, Adored, Suffrajett. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Terminal Bliss, Egostatic, Swizzle Tree, Shining Path, Mindsight. Sun 6/20, 9 PM, Fire of 1666, Bear Claw, Elevator Division, Plura. Mon 6/21, 8 PM, the Pleased, Gerling, Shore, My Were They, Life During Wartime DJs. Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Harold Washing Machine, Clearly & the Mainstream, Twin Wrecks the Memory. Wed 6/23, 9 PM, Read Letter, Fear & Trembling, Endochine, Sound Drifter. Thu 6/24, 10 PM, Krypton, Odd Trio, Unique Chique. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Miles of Empty. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Steepwater Band, Last Vegas, Keith Scott & the Business. 773-489-3160 or 312-559-1212.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/18, Agent 86. Sat 6/19, Barfunk Carnies. Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Steven D. Cohen. Thu 6/24, Seventh Heaven (acoustic). Fri 6/25, Gearhead. Sat 6/26, Trilogy. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 180 N. Smith, Palatine: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Then Again. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Rubber. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, "Battle of the Bands" with Divide, Souls for Rent, Mad Hornet. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Catfight. Thu 6/24, 9:30 PM, Rock Stars. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Mike & Joe. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Hairbanger's Ball. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Grommits, Lubriphonic, Republic, Jeff Harding, Otis Gibbs. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Loaded, Perfect Red, Supermercado, Chicago Bones, Flossmor. Tue 6/22, 8:30 PM, Bullet Called Life, Aaron Ackerson. Wed 6/23, 9:15 PM, Facing Winter, Brianne Bassetto. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Twitch, Fundermin, Tim Waselak. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Slight Eccentrick, Tiffany Hull, Something Ordinary, Gayle Ritt. Sat 6/26, 9:45 PM, Big Big Shoulders, Ratbag Hero, Ravenhouse, Scar. 773-549-5549.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, DJ Jim Magas, Pit Er Pat (see Critic's Choice), Terror at the Opera (see Critic's Choice) perform at a release party for the 20th issue of Venus magazine. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Eternals, Algorithm, Daniel Givens, DJ Kenneth James, Lions (DJ set). Mon 6/21, 8 PM, Telenovela & Krunchies perform at the Brian Costello Show (no cover). Thu 6/24, 9:30 PM, Sea Ray (see Critic's Choice), Canasta, Magnus. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Fever, Death From Above, Changes. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Azita, the Race, Boas. Sun 6/27, 9:30 PM, Crush Kill Destroy, Grey Ghost, Incite. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

ESCAPE 310 Northwest Hwy., Fox River Grove: Music at 9:30 PM. Fridays and Wednesdays, Tommy Hanus spins. Sat 6/19, Nothing Ventured. Fri 6/25, Alex & the All-Stars. Sat 6/26, Sucker Punch. 847-516-0300.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, 7 PM-4 AM Sundays through Thursdays. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Durty Lounge Lizards host live karaoke. Thursdays, 11:30 PM, Bandoleros. 312-266-1944.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Sun 6/20, midnight, Murder Junkies, Vee Dee, DJ Sweaty Shawn. 773-395-2700.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 510 S. Park, Fox Lake: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Ryan Hagen. 847-587-9677.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Fri 6/18, 8 PM, Lisa Rene Band. Thursdays, 9 PM, live karaoke with the Durty Lounge Lizards. Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Anxiety Society. Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Cashmere. 847-593-2200.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Indoor Kids. Sat 6/19, Leroy Street Band. Sat 6/26, Way Cool. 773-685-8083.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Krunchies, Toys That Kill, Soviettes, This Is Revenge; 10 PM, Haymarket Riot, Sicbay, Valina. Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Paper Chase (see Spot Check), Tight Phantomz, ZZZZ. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, Russian, Short Con, Any Given Week, S.T. Monroe. Wed 6/23, 8 PM, Ilya, Tilda Tora, Arch Visceral Parlor, Celestial Static. Thu 6/24, 6 PM, Hallow, Sadaharu, Wake of Poseidon, Stars Hide Fire, One-Trick Arsenal. Sat 6/26, 5 PM, Deal's Gone Bad, Go Jimmy Go, Suburban Legends, Exploding Fuckdolls; 9 PM, the Ghost, Challenger, Black Print, Sleepwalker Defense. Sun 6/27, 5 PM, Berlin Project, Open-Heart Surgery, Short Arm Trick, Ateriavia, Johnny Rev; 6 PM, Vacation Bible School, Go Betty Go, Avoid One Thing; 9 PM, Jesus & the Devil, Quarters Only, Orefisaurus, Nix, Gunsnaps (benefit for Rape Victim Advocates). 773-486-2700 or 800-594-8499.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Seven Nations. Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Instant Karma. Sat 6/26, 9:30 PM, Paul Thorn Band, JT & the Clouds. 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Fri 6/18, 9:30 PM, Michael Heaton Band. Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Twist & Shout (Beatles tribute). Fri 6/25, 9:30 PM, Hello Dave. 630-416-4898.

FRONT PORCH MUSIC 505 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/19, Hillbilly Winos. 219-464-4700.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/18, Prairie Town. Sat 6/19, Hotel Brotherhood. Wed 6/23, Nancy Connelly & Garret Lane host a songwriter showcase. Fri 6/25, Girl Activity. Sat 6/26, Palomine. 773-489-5471.

GATOR'S PUB & GRILL NORTH 1719 N. Rand, Palatine: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Jack Straw. 847-705-0555.

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: No cover. Fri 6/18, 9:30 PM, Peculiar Boogie (see Spot Check). Wednesdays, 10 PM, Cornmeal. Thursdays, 10 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze. 773-525-7313.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Sally, Istvan & His Imaginary Band, Easy Tiger. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Moaners, Organ Wolf. Wed 6/23, 8:30 PM, Matthew Kerstein, Darren Spitzer, Mark Bose. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Dee Dee Spies, Second Hand Poets, Farmageddon. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Mark Mallman, Harlan Pepper, Heligoats, Galaxy of Mailbox Whores. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Katie Sullivan. 773-472-5139.

HANDLEBAR 2311 W. North: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Tue 6/22, Big Buildings, Stroby Alliance perform at a book-release party for Mr. Bike's Urban Bikers' Tricks & Tips. Wed 6/23, Angela M. performs at "U-Lock Rock." 773-384-9546.

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Music at 9 PM. Wed 6/23, Perfect Red, Blown & others perform at a battle of the bands. 312-943-2252.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Terrapin Flyer. 773-465-8005.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/18, 6:30 PM, Deano Waco plays music by Dollar Store. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, DJ CB, Mother Hubbard. Wed 6/23, 9:30 PM, Ashtray Boy, Annie Quick. Fri 6/25, 6:30 PM, Danny Black; 10 PM, Seven Harkey & the Graves, Stapletons. Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Good Looks, Bon Mots; 11 PM, DJ Erik, DJ Ali (benefit for WLUW). 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD MCDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Fri 6/18, 9:30 PM, Mahp, Bilhouse, Rob Waller Band. Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Enamor, Kevin Lee, Autumn's Remorse. Fri 6/25, 9:30 PM, Heathens, Mint, Eleven Dollar Life. Sat 6/26, 9:30 PM, Shooting Blanks, Burbank, After the Fight, Adam Wyle. Sun 6/27, 9:30 PM, Shooting Blanks, Burbank, After the Fight. 773-929-0944.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Great Plains Gypsies. Fri 6/25, 11 PM, Flophouse follows a screening of Todd Haynes's film Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story. 773-772-9970.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, 6:45 PM, Shins, Glands, Rogue Wave (all-ages; sold out). Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Richard Thompson, Dayna Kurtz. Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Dokken, L.A. Guns. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

IDOLS SPORTZCLUB 1601 N. Rand, Palatine: Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Paul Allodi. 847-934-3474.

J.J. KELLEY'S 2455 Bernice, Lansing: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Chemical Imbalance, Dourpiece, Born Against Time, Rebels Without Applause, Terminal Fix. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Bobaflex, Bite the Hand, Dead Envy, Maddface, Headlock. 708-474-9977.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Then Again. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, Lt. Dan Band with Gary Sinise (benefit for the Pentagon Memorial Fund). Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Wojdyla (acoustic), Well Hungarians. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Mike & Joe, Natural Blonde. 312-337-3486.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Snoozie & the Miltonics. 773-525-2422.

LINCOLN SQUARE LANES 4874 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Peculiar Boogie (see Spot Check). 773-561-8191.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Vortis, the Girls, Mannequin Men, Human Afterwaste. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Torso, Cordy, Flies in Eden. Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Ken Sommer & the Substitutes, Three on the Tree. Wed 6/23, 9 PM, James Ulrich, Three Dollar Bill, Ladi-Da's. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Low Rent, Siderunners. 773-871-3757.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 225 W. Ontario: Tuesdays, 11:30 PM, Bandoleros (no cover). 312-337-8080.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Brother Brother, John Fournier, Cameron McGill. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Clumsy Lovers, Carbon Leaf. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, Elastick Karma Kings. Wed 6/23, 9 PM, Michelle Shocked. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Goat Motor, Bad Vibes, Lucky Ned Peppers. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Ekoostik Hookah. Sat 6/26, 7 PM, Tommy Emmanuel; 10 PM, Burn Rome Burn, Dylan Rice & the Dynasties, Michelle Anthony. Sun 6/27, 7 PM, Jon Spiegel (no cover). 773-404-9494.

MESSNERS 3553 N. Southport: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Joey Edwin. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Eric Howell. Wed 6/23, 9 PM, and Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Andrew Fraker. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Matt Berger. 773-325-0123.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/18, 11 PM, Lovehammers, Stripping the Pistol, Ivory Wire (18+). Sun 6/20, 6 PM, Split Habit, Mike Felumlee, First Class, As Tall as Lions, Midwest Blue (all-ages). Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Nina Hagen, Bella Morte, DJ Scary Lady Sarah (18+). Wed 6/23, 9 PM, the Streets (see Critic's Choice; 18+). Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Particle, Baldwin Brothers (18+). Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Spoon, Thee Shams, M's (18+). 773-549-0203 or 312-559-1212.

MICHAEL'S STEAK & SEAFOOD 113 S. Emerson, Mount Prospect: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/19, Gypsy. Sat 6/26, Heathens. 847-222-1822.

MIKE & DENISE'S 1760 Farnsworth, Aurora: Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Neil Rose Band. 630-820-7447.

MILL RACE INN 4 E. State, Geneva: Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Neil Rose Band. 630-232-2030.

MINX 111 W. Hubbard: Music after 10 PM. Tuesdays, DJ Mike Conner, Adam & the Go Comets. 312-828-9000.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Deuce. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Cromwell Street, Avitas. 708-366-8073.

MORSELAND 1218 W. Morse: Supper club and bar; no cover. Fri 6/18, 9 PM, DJ White Russian. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, DJ V "Heavy." Sun 6/20, 7:30 PM, James Nu'Tall & Co. Wednesdays, 9 PM, and Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Brian Borden spins house, jazz, and disco. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Zutano; 11 PM, DJ Teebot. 773-764-8900.

MULDOON'S 133 W. Front, Wheaton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, Jamestown Massacre. Tue 6/22, Dave Callaway. Wed 6/23, Gypsy. Thursdays, Mike Brumfield. Fri 6/25, Switchback. Sat 6/26, Ten Ton Gorilla. 630-688-8866.

THE MUTINY 2428 N. Western: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, Chariots, Starlister. Sun 6/20, Hyper Viper, Worst, Lo Pro 708. Tue 6/22, Geezers. Wed 6/23, Twitch, M.B. Conn. Thu 6/24, Sparring. Sat 6/26, Powerknobs, Locked Sound, Genral Patton & His Privates. 773-486-7774.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Cutters, Outlaw Family Band, Siderunners, Delafields, Inchworm (18+). Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Whitsend, Mabel, Epicycle, Phil Angotti, It's, Ezra Furman (18+). Sun 6/20, 6 PM, Undefined, Society's Toilet, Perfect Heist, Spoiled Rotten (all-ages). Thu 6/24, 10 PM, live karaoke (18+). Fri 6/25, 10:30 PM, Su Dan, Spo, Longshot, Lotec, Shadow, Alo. Sat 6/26, 6 PM, Lucky Ned Peppers, Alex Maier (all-ages); 9 PM, Milkbaby, Fooled by April, Tux, Brett Hoodenpyle (18+). Sun 6/27, 6 PM, Contenders, Swiftkixx, Random Outburst, Indecisives (all-ages). 847-869-0450.

NITE CAP 5007 W. Irving Park: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, MST (Michael Schenker tribute). 773-794-1317.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Thu 6/24, 8:30 PM, Robert McDonald & Brian W. Spencer perform at "Homolatte: Queer Words & Music," hosted by Steve Jay. 773-743-3355.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Freespace, Treologic. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Rockit Girl, American Cosmonaut, Textbook, King Radio, Plane. Sun 6/20, 10 PM, Terrapin Flyer. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Blackbox, 99 Octane, Waste, Silents. Sun 6/27, 9:30 PM, Alabama Thunderpussy, Rawke, Buried at Sea, Indian, Headache. 773-489-0011.

OLD TOWN SCHOOL OF FOLK MUSIC 4544 N. Lincoln: Wed 6/23, 8:30 PM, Marvin Tate with Group Sex perform as part of the "AfroFolk Live" series (no cover). Fri 6/25, 8 PM, and Sat 6/26 and Sun 6/27, 3:30 and 8 PM, Magnetic Fields (6/25, 6/26, and 6/27 late show sold out). 773-728-6000 or 866-468-3401.

O'MALLEY'S 11957 S. Pulaski, Alsip: Fri 6/18, 8:15 PM, Milkplow, A.D.D., Somber, Marazene, Synikal, Phistine Verona. Sat 6/19, 8 PM, No One, Souls Demise, Smoke, Grigori 3, Stash, Index Case. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Stellar Road. 708-293-1837.

OTTO'S 118 E. Lincoln Hwy., De Kalb: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/18, the Ghost, the Moment, Felix Culpa. Sat 6/19, Generations. Fri 6/25, Coazz. Sat 6/26, Pimps. 815-758-2715.

PADDY MAC'S 4157 N. Pulaski: Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Linus Whip. 773-279-9300.

PENNY ROAD PUB Penny & Old Sutton, Barrington Hills: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Marazene, Digital Mindy, Figure H8. 847-428-0562.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Broken Radio. Sat 6/19, Crackpot, JJ Tindall. Sun 6/20, Sunday Night Trio. Wed 6/23, Red Apples. Thu 6/24, Trouble. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Stump Whoopt. Sat 6/26, Heavies. 773-486-9862.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Fridays, 10 PM, live karaoke. 773-252-7767.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/18, Cammi's NRG. Sat 6/19, Hip Pocket. Thu 6/24, 8 PM, Denny Diamond & the Longfellows. Fri 6/25, JC & the Road Kings. 815-477-0340.

PUFFER'S 3356 S. Halsted: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Lubriphonic (no cover). 773-927-6073.

RED LINE TAP 7006 N. Glenwood: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Old No. 8, Saps. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Kris Lager Band, Dragonfly Red. Sun 6/27, 9 PM, Beau Kinstler. 773-274-3239.

REDFISH 400 N. State: Music in the Voodoo Lounge at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/25, Neil Rose Band. 312-467-1600.

RHYTHM 1108 W. Randolph: Fridays and Saturdays, 10 PM, and Wednesdays, 9 PM, drum circle (preceded by a beginning drum lesson an hour prior to start time). Thu 6/24, 10 PM, Terrapin Flyer. 312-492-6100.

RORY'S MUSIC CAFE 701 W. Lake, Addison: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Dawn Patrol, Backstage Pass. Sat 6/19, Trio Leo. Fri 6/25, Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute, Koffindragger. Sat 6/26, War Pigs (Black Sabbath tribute), Orion Nine. 630-543-3101.

SANCTUARY CAFE Redeemer Church, 1006 Gillick, Park Ridge: Fri 6/18, 7:30 PM, Jill Dawson with Thicker Than Water. 847-823-3634.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/18, 7 PM, Innocence Mission, Mila Drumke; 10:30 PM, Bumpus, Abstract Giants (see Spot Check). Sat 6/19, 7 PM, Innocence Mission, David Dondero; 10:30 PM, Lavender Cabaret with Michelle "Toots" L'amour. Sun 6/20, 7 PM, Evan and Jaron, Dayna Layne (16+). Tue 6/22, 7 and 10:30 PM, Rachael Yamagata (see Spot Check; early show with Jonathan Rice, sold out; late show with Matt Gross). Wed 6/23, 9 PM, Burden Brothers. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Marc Broussard, Dave Barnes (18+). Fri 6/25, 7 PM, Rockets Over Sweden, Matthew (18+); 10 PM, Goran, Chris Gilmartin Band. Sat 6/26, 7 and 10 PM, Ari Hest (early show 18+ with Gus Black; late show with Dick Prall Band). 773-525-2508.

SEAN KALEY'S 10900 Rte. 83, Lemont: Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Marazene, Fashion Bomb, Eighty Sick, NDX. 630-257-6383.

7TH STREET SPACE 106 S. 7th, De Kalb: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/19, Fort Rile Dog. Fri 6/25, Autumn-Waking, Flesh & Stuff. 815-787-3875.

SMALL BAR 2956 N. Albany: Mon 6/21, 9:30 PM, Bottomfeeders (no cover). 773-509-9888.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/18, Real Gone Guys. Sundays, Torturing Elvis. Thu 6/24, Urban & the Hog Wranglers. 773-772-6656.

STAGE LEFT CAFE 125 Van Buren, Woodstock: Thu 6/24, 7 PM, Steven D. Cohen, Milan Nikitovich. 815-337-1395.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Upstairs in the Cabaret Room: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Bulldog, Scotland Yard Gospel Choir, Life at Sea, Lying in States, Drama. Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Ness, Strategy Game, 15 Minutes Late. Mon 6/21, 9 PM, Defender, New High Low, Illustrators, Sensei. Wed 6/23, 9 PM, Bleary, Unibrow, Gold Coast Refuse. Thu 6/24, 9 PM, Hushdrops, Frank Jordan, Interiors. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Latest, Plastic Crimewave Sound, 36 Invisibles. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, More Life Experience, Red Lox, Papa G. 773-278-6600 or 800-594-8499.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Fri 6/18, 8 PM, Kristie Stremel; 9 PM, Dylan Rice; 10 PM, Turnpike Down. Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Aaron Winters; 9 PM, Mikel Grubb; 10 PM, Erich Specht. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/18, 220's. Sat 6/19, Joe Dittman, Vatican Unit, Radiant Darling. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Sundays, 8 PM, Roots Revival with Joe Thomas & Elliot Taggart; 10 PM, Heather Horton Band; 1 AM, Steve Kouba. Tuesdays, 8 PM, Lonie Walker. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Heather Horton; 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band with Jordan Taggart. Thursdays, 8 PM, Miga; 1:30 AM, Vince Willis. 312-266-7761.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Peg 7, Crash (Dave Matthews tribute). Sat 6/19, Five by Five, Arra. Thu 6/24, Up to Code, Five Year Jacket. Fri 6/25, Mr. Clean, Empty Can Band. Sat 6/26, Hat Guys, Members Only. 630-264-2739.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, Bryan Doyle Band. Sat 6/26, Voodoo Pugs. 312-943-7815.

WHEATON GRAND THEATER 123 Hale, Wheaton: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Aaron Hart, Ammi, Goldman, Fold, Perfect Mistake. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Meet the Beetles (Beatles tribute). 630-221-0667.

WHITE STAR LOUNGE Magnum's Steakhouse, 225 W. Ontario: Saturdays, 11 PM, Afrodisiacs. 312-337-8080.

WISE FOOLS PUB 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Starcandy, Chango Malo, Matt Russell & the Old Corruption. Sat 6/19, Foibles, Collectors, Donovan's Mom. Sun 6/20, Starrunner. Tuesdays, Mr. Blotto. Wed 6/23, Drawing a Blank, Leisure McCorkle, Maryz Eyez, Gladhouse. Thu 6/24, 56 Hope Road, Beth Davis Band, Oval Opus. Fri 6/25, KB, Tracks. Sat 6/26, Homunculus, Bish, Blackbox, Four Times Daily. 773-929-1300.

Hip-Hop

Concerts

BLACK NOIZE with Woody Rock. Sun 6/27, 3 PM, DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl. 773-947-0600, ext. 225.

Hip-Hop

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Brother Ali, One Man Army, Musab, Psalm One (18+). 773-478-4408 or 866-777-8932.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Outerlimitz. 773-395-3002.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Mondays, 9:30 PM, open mike for hip-hop and freestyle battles with DJ Journey, with live music by Dr. Teeth & the Electric Mayhem. 773-235-9100.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Eternals, Algorithm, Daniel Givens, DJ Kenneth James, Lions. Sun 6/20, 9 PM, J.U.I.C.E., Iomos Marad, Daily Plannet, Novocain, All Natural. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Circus, the Opus, Radioactive & Antimc, Listener, Curse ov Dialect, Vyle. 773-486-2700 or 800-594-8499.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Tue 6/22, 9:30 PM, "Strange Brew" hip-hop showcase. Thu 6/24, 10 PM, DJ Twilite Tone. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Sun 6/20 and Mon 6/21, 7 PM, D12, Slum Village, Bone Crusher, King Gordy (all-ages). 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Molemen (see Critic's Choice; all-ages). Wed 6/23, 9 PM, the Streets (see Critic's Choice; 18+). 773-549-0203 or 312-559-1212.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Tuesdays, 11 PM, Alo, Fuego, I-Ron, Larry Millah host an open mike for MCs. 773-489-0011.

STRICTLY BUSINESS 1355 S. Michigan: Thursdays, 8 PM-2 AM, Ghetto Spy, Jamal Smallz, D-Mose. 312-212-1259.

Dance

DERRICK CARTER, DIZ spin at Chicago SummerDance. Wed 6/23, 6:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

J-DUB, JUST JOEY, FRANK ORRALL, SHON DERVIS spin during a cruise on Lake Michigan as part of "DayRa." Tue 6/22, 6:30 PM, departing from Bungalow Loungebar, 1622 W. Belmont. 773-244-0400.

ALUMNI CLUB Rte. 31 south of Rte. 14, Crystal Lake: DJs spin 7 PM-2 AM Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM-1 AM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fridays, DJ Too Much Funk. Saturdays, DJ Too Smooth. 815-356-6000.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Fridays, 8 PM, DJ OuttaControl, DJ Too Much Funk. Thursdays, 6 PM, DJ OuttaControl; 9 PM, DJ Spin. 847-397-3100.

ARTFUL DODGER 1734 W. Wabansia: Fridays through Thursdays, 9:30 PM, DJs spin (no cover). 773-227-6859.

BACCHUS 2242 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 6 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays) Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, DJ Loki. Saturdays, DJ Finesse. 773-477-5238.

BAR THIRTEEN 1944 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Wednesdays, DJ Red Lox spins reggae and world music. 773-394-1313.

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays) Fridays, DJ Anton, Vinyl Experiment, DJG. Saturdays, Michelle Musial, Lady D, Margaret Noble, Sista Stroke. Sundays, DJ Blake Smith. Wednesdays, DJs Alfredo & Eduardo spin tropicalia (no cover). Thursdays, DJ Siva spins house, Marco Morales spins hip-hop. 773-348-3665.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, Analog Addicts spin breaks, funk, soul, and hip-hop. Mondays, DJs spin hip-hop, disco, dub, house, and rock. Tue 6/22, Raymond Bear, Tristen James & Jeekoos spin drum & bass and UK garage. 773-395-3002.

BERLIN 954 W. Belmont: DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Greg Haus spins electro, progressive, hard house, and breakbeat. Saturdays, DJ Larissa & DJ Chester alternate. Sundays, DJ Chester spins alternative and pop (no cover). Mondays, DJ Pervy spins alternative and retro-dance (no cover). Tuesdays, DJ Luis M. spins underground and tribal house. Wednesdays, 6 PM, DJ Jane hosts "Women Obsession" (with an open mike the first Wednesday of every month). Last Wednesday of every month, midnight, Ralphi Rosario & Izzy spin disco. Thursdays, Heather Doble. 773-348-4975.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ 33-1/3 spins hip-hop and house. Saturdays, DJ Stixx spins hip-hop and house. Mondays, DJ BJAK, John Simmons. Wednesdays, Joe Black spins rock. Thursdays, Dirty MF & DJ Kenwood spin hip-hop, house, reggae, and old school (no cover). 312-243-1699.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays and Thursdays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna. Sat 6/19, DJ Garth, Chris Santiago. Sundays, Tobias & Trancid spin electro and old school. Tuesdays, Gene Farris spins house. Wed 6/23, Hive, SF. Sat 6/26, Steve "Silk" Hurley, George Jackson, Jon Huang, Andy Pedroza. 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. Saturdays, DJ Diablo spins salsa, merengue, and pop. 312-266-1234.

BLU 2247 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Fridays, Joey Santagada. Saturdays, Pat Parsons & DJ Wizz Kid. 773-549-5884.

BUNGALOW LOUNGEBAR 1622 W. Belmont: DJs spin after 9 PM. Mondays, 8 PM, Sample Ed1t with Stop., Chip-Chop, and RSB1000 (public may bring in tracks to add to the mix; no cover). Thursdays, DJ Madrid. 773-244-0400.

BUTTERFIELD 8 713 N. Wells: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Saturdays, David Fenmore spins vocal, tribal, and dark house. 312-327-0940.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: DJs spin until 4 AM Sundays through Fridays, until 5 AM Saturdays. Thursdays, Lee Farmer, Cisco, Tik-Tak, Shawn Mack, JC Soto. 312-475-9800.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: Wednesdays, 8 PM-4 AM, DJ Rockstar. 630-830-7200.

CANS BAR & CANTEEN 1640 N. Damen: Fridays, 10:30 PM, Saturdays, 11 PM, and Sundays and Tuesdays, 9 PM, Chris Gin. Wednesdays, 9 PM, DJs spin "one-hit wonders." Thursdays, 9 PM, DJs spin hip-hop. 773-227-2277.

CHERRY RED 2833 N. Sheffield: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Abell, DJ Bliss, Dino G. Saturdays, DJ Freddie O & DJ Izzi. Thursdays, DJ Agent X & Adibwoy. 773-477-3661.

CHROMIUM 817 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays, and 10 PM-2 AM Wednesdays. Fridays, DJs spin techno, progressive, house, and techno. Saturdays, Dino Latino & Tim Spinnin Schommer spin house, hip-hop, reggae, and old school in the main room; DJs spin salsa, merengue, house, and hip-hop in the Red Room. 312-666-8106.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays); no cover. Saturdays, DJs spin underground dance music. Sundays, 8 PM, Veronica Zaid hosts a Latin T-Dance; 11 PM, Alex Perez. Mondays, DJ Martin spins at "Drag Queen Bingo." Wednesdays, David Boyer spins country & western. Thursdays, Rock-O-Mix & Fast Freddy spin cumbia and Spanish pop. 773-325-2233.

CLUB PM 2047 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin at 9 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Fantazma, DJ Elite (no cover). Saturdays, Prieto, Sombra, Eclipse & Alex Perez spin salsa, merengue, bachata, reggaeton, rock en espanol, cumbia, and hip-hop. 773-489-0600.

COCKTAIL 3359 N. Halsted: DJs spin in the bar after 9 PM. Saturdays, Daniel Tsunami, DJeremy. 773-477-1420.

COOBAH 3423 N. Southport: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Fridays, and Tuesdays, John Simmons (no cover). Saturdays, and Wednesdays, DJ Ish. Sundays, Jesse de la Pena. Thursdays, DJ Warp. 773-528-2220.

CRISTAL LOUNGE Magnum's Steakhouse, 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM Fridays and Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM-2 AM, DJ OuttaControl. 847-952-8555.

CROBAR 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Thursdays through Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 6/18, Cedric Gervais, Frique, Victor R., Marc Ryan. Saturdays, Marc Ryan, Teri Bristol, Nathan Scott. Sun 6/20, Ralphi Rosario. Thursdays, Marc Ryan, Martin "Boogieman" Luna, Shawn T, Andrew Vonn. Sun 6/27, DJ DeMarko. 312-266-1900.

CRUSH 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Adibwoy. Saturdays, DJ Izzi spins hip-hop, retro, and dance. 773-528-7569.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Mon 6/21, Josh Werner, Hiroki, Daniel Givens. 773-489-6457.

DARKROOM 2210 W. Chicago: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays); no cover. Tuesdays, Michael Lacey spins downtempo, dub, jazz, and ethnic. 773-276-1411.

DEJA VU 2624 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Ghost spins hip-hop, R&B, and house upstairs; Mike D spins on the main floor. Saturdays, DJ Ghost spins hip-hop, R&B, and house upstairs; DJ Hurricane spins on the main floor. Wednesdays, DJ Structure & Mach 1. Thursdays, Mike D. 773-871-0205.

D'VINE 1950 W. North: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM. Saturdays, Malik Shabazz & Beto Roxx spin hip-hop, house, and reggae. Wednesdays, Shon Dervis spins house, hip-hop, reggae, and R&B. Thursdays, Gabriel Segura, Beto Roxx, Rampage, Luis Segura. 773-235-5700.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Sundays, 9 PM, DJ Daminato & Matt King spin nu jazz, brokenbeat, and deep house. 773-549-5549.

ESTATE 1111 W. Lake: Thursdays, 9 PM-3 AM, DJ Phat Mike spins hip-hop, house, and R&B. 630-479-8264.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, 7 PM-4 AM Sundays through Thursdays. Fridays, Saturdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, Bad Boys of Late Night perform "Comedy You Can Dance To," with Slim, Katfish, Spankie, Pat Mann. Sundays, DJ Theory. Mondays, Pat Mann. Tuesdays, DJ Slim Maybe. Thursdays, Ed Vantage spins in Club X; DJs spin salsa and merengue upstairs (with dance lessons at 9:30 PM). 312-266-1944.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Pascal & Jeff Moyer. Saturdays, Jeff Moyer. Sundays, DJ Sergio spins new wave and Britpop. Mondays, DJ Mohawk Sam & Joe P. Tuesdays, DJ Fat Arnold & Joe P. music from the Fat Wreck and Epitaph labels. Wednesdays, DJ Andy. Thursdays, DJ Pascal spins industrial. 773-395-2700.

EZULI 1415 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Steve Bravo spins funk, house, and hip-hop. Saturdays, Shon Dervis. Mondays, DJ Plez. Wednesdays, Lil' John spins house and soul. 773-227-8200.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Fridays, 9 PM, DJ Hurricane spins downstairs. Saturdays, 9 PM, Scott Coyte spins downstairs. 847-593-2200.

FUNKY BUDDHA LOUNGE 728 W. Grand: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Dirty MF spins hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ 33-1/3, Full Moon Percussion Ensemble. Sundays, DJ SupaMan spins hip-hop, soul, reggae, and house. Wednesdays, Carnaval de Soul with Peven Everett, DJ Hugo H, 816. Thursdays, Vince Adams & Lil' Mikey spin hip-hop, house, reggae, R&B, and dancehall. 312-666-1695.

GET ME HIGH LOUNGE 1758 N. Honore: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Eli spins rare grooves. Mondays, DJ Kosher. Wednesdays, DJ Form & DJ 8. 773-252-4090.

GRAMERCY 2438 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM. Sundays, 7 PM-1 AM, Curt Clay & friends spin house, jazz, funk, and bossa nova (no cover). 773-477-8880.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Thursdays, 9 PM, Mr. A.L.I., Carla Prather, Dajae, Vick Lavender. 773-395-0066.

HARRY'S VELVET ROOM 56 W. Illinois: DJs spin until 10 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Jesse de la Pena, Karlos G. Saturdays, Matt Warren. Wednesdays, Just Joey, Brian Borden. Thursdays, DJ Mood. 312-527-5600.

HOLIDAY CLUB 4000 N. Sheridan: Fridays, 10 PM, Dave Roberts spins new wave (no cover). 773-348-9600.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/25, 10:30 PM, Peven Everett with Seance Divine, Apollo Project, David Chavez, Cordell Johnson, Caswell James. 312-362-9707.

HYDRATE 3458 N. Halsted: Fridays, 5-10 PM, DJ Steve K. spins lounge, electro, and new jazz. Fri 6/18, 10 PM-4 AM, Tony Moran. Sat 6/19, 10 PM-5 AM, Chris Eterno. Sun 6/20, 11 PM, DJ Monna. Mon 6/21, 8 PM-4 AM, DJ Laura B. (no cover). Tuesdays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJ Jeremy (no cover). Wednesdays, 8 PM-4 AM, Chris Eterno (no cover). Thursdays, 10:30 PM, Greg Drescher. Fri 6/25, 10 PM-4 AM, Chris Cox. Sat 6/26, 10 PM-5 AM, Ralphi Rosario. Sun 6/27, 1 PM, Frankie Knuckles, DJ Laura B., Greg Drescher, Chris Eterno. 773-975-9244.

IGGY'S 1840 W. North: Sundays, 3-10 PM, Brian Gardner, Lego, Jeff Craven (no cover). 773-227-4449.

INNJOY 2051 W. Division: Music from 9 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Evan Coleman spins funk, hip-hop, and R&B. Saturdays, Andrew YKK. Wednesdays, DJ Syzygy spins hip-hop and soul. 773-394-2066.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Thu 6/24, 10 PM, Mixmaster Throwdown. 312-337-3486.

JOY BLUE 1401 W. Irving Park: Music after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Agent X. Saturdays, Steve Prior. 773-477-3330.

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

LAVA LOUNGE 859 N. Damen: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fri 6/18 and Fri 6/25, Tony Martin. Saturdays, DJ Striz spins hip-hop, trip-hop, and house. Tuesdays, DJ Red Lox spins reggae. Thursdays, Shon Dervis spins hip-hop. 773-772-3355.

LEG ROOM 7 W. Division: DJs spin 7 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Structure. Saturdays, DJ Hitman. Sundays and Thursdays, Mach 1. 312-337-2583.

LENNOX LOUNGE 3032 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Thursdays, DJ Ritejahs spins dancehall. 773-281-9900.

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Lloyd Kaufman. Sundays, Machine Gun Etiquette DJs spin old-school punk and glam. Mondays, Mike O'Connell, Mike Hodgkiss. Tuesdays, DJ Dread Scott. Wed 6/23, Dave Roberts. 773-665-1110.

LION HEAD PUB & THE APARTMENT 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin upstairs 10 PM-2 AM Wednesdays, 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Mach 1. Saturdays and Thursdays, DJ Structure. Wednesdays, Mach 1 & DJ Structure spin hip-hop and house (no cover). 773-348-5100.

THE LOFT 15 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, Ed Vantage. 312-337-4349.

MAMBO GRILL 412 N. Clark: Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ Wak spins deep house, Motown, disco, and funk. 312-467-9797.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Sat 6/19, 11 PM, Frankie Bones, Terry Mullan, Mike Dearborn, DJ Apocalypse, Bryan Jones (18+). 773-549-0203 or 312-559-1212.

MICHAEL'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Sundays, 9 PM, Platestation DJ (no cover). 630-446-4001.

MINX 111 W. Hubbard: Music after 10 PM. Saturdays, DJ Shaun T. spins hip-hop, R&B, house, and funk. Thursdays, Eddie Mills & DJ World. 312-828-9000.

MODA 25 W. Hubbard: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Wednesdays, DJ Danny Boy, Victor R., Double Impact. Thursdays, Victor R. & Sativa. 312-670-2200.

MOONSHINE 1824 W. Division: Fridays, 8 PM-2 AM, Brian Gardner, Jevon Jackson, Brenda D. Thursdays, 7 PM-2 AM, Duke Shin (no cover), Lady D, Rock Dee (no cover). 773-862-8686.

MORETTI'S RISTORANTE 1645 W. Jackson: Saturdays, 10 PM, DJ Frankie J. spins salsa & merengue. 312-427-2572.

MY BAR 3555 N. Ashland: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM. Saturdays, DJ Architektur spins downbeat, trip-hop, nu jazz, and dub. 773-296-1770.

NARCISSE 710 N. Clark: DJs spin after 10 PM-2 AM. Fridays, Chris Houghton & Avex Axion spin progressive house. Saturdays, Eric Ross spins progressive house. Thursdays, Chris Walsh spins progressive house. 312-944-4100.

NEO 2350 N. Clark: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Razer X & Ryan Bedlam spin electroclash and industrial. Saturdays, DJ $#&@! spins industrial. Sundays and Wednesdays, Jeff Moyer spins electronic dance. Mondays, DJ Eleven spins glam, thrash, heavy rock, and metal. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Dave Roberts. 773-528-2622.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, 1:30 AM, Shon Dervis. Sat 6/19 and Sat 6/26, 1:30 AM, DJ Trew, DJ Verb, Panacea. Thursdays, midnight, DJ Form. 773-489-0011.

ONTOURAGE 157 W. Ontario: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Chris Tomasone & Nandy Maxx spin hip-hop and dance. Saturdays, Jernell Geronimo, Nandi Maxx, Mark Jandes spin hip-hop and house. Wednesdays, Luis Rivera & Dwight Burr spin salsa, merengue, and bachata. 312-573-1470.

LE PASSAGE 937 N. Rush: Fridays and Thursdays, 10 PM-4 AM, Jernell Geronimo, Vic Trevino. Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, Vic Trevino, Frankie Rodriguez. Wednesdays, 7 PM-4 AM, Nandi Maxx, Vic Trevino. 312-255-0022.

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

RANCHO LUNA 2554 W. Diversey: Sundays, 8 PM-2 AM, DJ Elite, DJ Caliente (18+). Mondays, 6 PM-2 AM, DJ Caliente & Luis Rivera spin salsa. Tuesdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Kwik, DJ Prieto & DJ Elite spin hip-hop. Wednesdays, 8 PM-2 AM, Ricky Perez & Walter "Caliente" spin salsa, merengue, and bachata. Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Elite, DJ El Prieto & DJ Eddie V. spin reggaeton, merengue, bachata, hip-hop, and salsa (no cover). 773-772-9333.

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJs Lil Mikey & Flipside. Sundays, Pharris Thomas & Tone B. Nimble. Wednesdays, Double Impact, Victor R. 312-733-6699.

REUNION 811 W. Lake: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Thursdays, Ron Carroll & Craig Loftis. 312-491-9600.

RIVE GAUCHE 306 N. Halsted: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Danny Boy. 312-738-9971.

ROCK-A-TIKI 1942 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Red Lox spins reggae and world rhythms. Saturdays, DJ Allen spins rock. Thursdays, Papa G spins reggae. 773-384-8454.

RODAN 1530 N. Milwaukee: No cover. Wed 6/23, 10 PM, DJ Spontaneous, DJ Skinny & Andrew Suprenant spin at a benefit for Pistil magazine. 773-276-7036.

SEANCHAI 2345 W. Belmont: Fridays, 9 PM-2 AM, Angelist, Nick K, Josh Werner, Freq1C spin jungle, techno, and drum 'n' bass (no cover). 773-549-4444.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/18, Miles Maeda, Acidman. Sat 6/19, Justin Long, Paul Woolford, Mike Pugh. Sundays, DJ Madd Crates spins underground hip-hop, breaks, reggae, and old-school jams. Tuesdays, DJ Chilliwinters spins EBM, industrial, noise, and synth pop. Wednesdays, DJ Pogo spins indie, Britpop, new wave, and alternative. Thu 6/24, Derek Plaslaiko, Jay Haze, Matt Nee, Johnny Love. Fri 6/25, Larry Heard, Mark Grant. Sat 6/26, Miss Honey Dijon, Dan X. 773-549-4140.

SONOTHEQUE 1444 W. Chicago: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Sundays through Fridays, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Hide Sukenari. Saturdays and Thursdays, Anthony Nicholson. Sundays, DJ Rikshaw spins reggae, dub, and dancehall. Tuesdays, DJ Courtland hosts guest DJs for the "Supreme Court Hearings." Wednesdays, Joe Bryl & 4BZ. Fri 6/25, John Beltran. 312-226-7600.

SOUND-BAR 226 W. Ontario: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays through Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 6/18, DJ Behrouz, Jay Prasad, John Grammatis, Hiroki. Saturdays, John Curley, Chris Tomasone, Jernell Geronimo, Shaka 23, Jay Prasad. Thu 6/24, Nique, Vitamin D, Diz, Lego, Flipside, Heaven & Earth Division. Fri 6/25, Saeed, Johnny Chaos, Agent 47, John Grammatis, DJ Hiroki. Sun 6/27, Lydia Prim, Trenyce. 312-787-4480.

SPIN 800 W. Belmont: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Peter Mavrik & VJ Terp. Sat 6/19, DJ Stoney, Peter Mavrik, DJ Journey. Sundays, VJ Steven Farias (no cover). Mondays, VJ Tyrone (no cover). Tuesdays, VJ Tech-Nick (no cover). Wednesdays, DJ Jungle Jorge & VJ Terp. 773-327-7711.

SPOT6 3343 N. Clark: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays; no cover. Fridays, Julius Buckland, Trackmaster D, Mixin' Margot, Manchild. Saturdays, Burst, DJ Droopy, Nanotech, Pipeline, MF, Vijay, Renan, 40 Oz. 773-388-0185.

SPY BAR 646 N. Franklin: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Mondays through Fridays and Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Alvin Ease, Jay Funk & Disco Miyigi. Sat 6/19, David Alvarado, Diz, Just Joey, HRME (no cover). Sundays, DJ Chilliwinters, Psycho Kitty. Mondays, Teri Bristol. Tuesdays, Andrew Vonn, Amera & Red Hair Matt spin metal. Wednesdays, DJ Finesse, Brian Campbell. Thursdays, Andre Harris & Just Joey with percussionist Leddie Garcia. 312-587-8779.

STREETSIDE CAFE 3201 W. Armitage: Saturdays, 10 PM-3 AM, David Chavez, Caswell James, Paul Harris (no cover). 773-252-9700.

STRICTLY BUSINESS 1355 S. Michigan: Sundays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Phantom spins hip-hop and R&B. 312-212-1259.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Downstairs in the lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM-2:30 AM, DJ Trew spins Motown, funk, rare groove, disco, and hip-hop. Sundays, 9 PM-2 AM, Caswell James. Tuesdays, 6 PM-1:30 AM, Artek, DJ Verb, Norman Rockwell, Maryjane, D Double spin at the 606 Entertainment open mike. Wed 6/23, 6 PM, Chip E, David Chavez & Cazwell James spin deep house. 773-278-6600.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Upstairs in the Cabaret Room: Sun 6/27, 9 PM, Hot Commodity with DJ Reverend Robert Sinewave, DJ Hater, and DJ Yard. 773-278-6600 or 800-594-8499.

TEN56 1056 N. Damen: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Sundays, DJ Rich Rock. Mondays, DJ Dan Ryan. Tue 6/22, DJ VNLO. 773-227-4906.

TINI MARTINI 2169 N. Milwaukee: Saturdays, 9 PM-3 AM, Dee Jay Shuga, Heather Doble, Janel Roland, Kali. Sundays, 9 PM-2 AM, Mark Grant, Andre Harris, Hector Lopez (no cover). 312-269-2900.

TRACE 3714 N. Clark: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Sundays, Doug Brandt spins house. 773-477-3400.

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Frankie J, Marco Hernandez, Carlos Rodriguez, DJ Green Eyes, DJ Juan Predator spin salsa and merengue. Sat 6/19, Tommy Lee, DJ Aero, Martin "Boogieman" Luna, DJ Goose, Jay Funk. Thursdays, Jay Funk, Harold Hiso, DJ Hans. 312-491-9729.

VISION 640 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). DJ Theory spins Fridays in the Dome; DJ Spin spins Saturdays in the Dome. Fri 6/18, Billy the Kid, Primal & Benetti, Rock Dee, Hitman, DJ DVS, Jevon Jackson, Brian Gardner, Bryan Jones, Hac Le, Abe Kremel, Jack Kelly. Saturdays, Julian "Jumpin'" Perez, Max Graham, James Lauer. Mondays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna, Jernell Geronimo. Fri 6/25, Chris Gin. Sat 6/26, DJ Tiesto, Dmitry Lovebone, Gary Lacosta. 312-266-2114.

VOODOO 601 Mall, Schaumburg: DJs spin after 7 PM Tuesdays through Fridays, after 9 PM Saturdays. Saturdays, Julian "Jumpin'" Perez, Double Impact, Paul Curtis. Tuesdays, Rick Martinez & Alex Perez spin Latin rock, pop, and alternative. Thursdays, DJs spin salsa. 847-969-1602.

WHITE STAR LOUNGE Magnum's Steakhouse, 225 W. Ontario: Fridays, 10 PM-4 AM, Dan Morrell, DJ Speed. Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, DJ Spin & DJ Mach 1 spin progressive house, trance, hip-hop, and R&B. 312-337-8080.

XIPPO 3759 N. Damen: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Chris Walsh & Jeremy Coutre spin house. Saturdays, DJ Phatman. Mondays, DNS & Monna spin jazz and house. Tuesdays, DJ Kenny spins house. Wednesdays, DJ Vego & DJ Reggie spin progressive house and trance. 773-529-9135.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 6/18, Natural Rhythm, Justin Long, Paul Anthony, Sativa, Jay Funk, Jon Huang, DJ Jackyl & Mr. Vibe, Gusbustafunk, Pat Soni, Mr. Brad, DJ Autobot, Mr. Mashup, MC Chronic G. Saturdays, Psycho Bitch, Andre Harris, DJ PNS, Boy Wonder, Chris Mix. Mondays, Derrick Carter, Diz, Hiroki, John Curley. Wednesdays, Julius the Mad Thinker, DJ FLX, DJ Monna. Fri 6/25, Farley Jackmaster Funk, Paul Johnson, Darryl Pandy, George Jackson, Sativa, Jay Funk, Jon Huang, Captain Crack, Matt Baltazar, Theo G, DJ Kamakazi, JR. 312-787-0400.

ZERO GRAVITY 22 W 613 75th, Naperville: DJs spin 8 PM-4 AM Fridays and Saturdays. Fridays, D Double J, Triple X, Brett Lee, DJ Night, DJ Angel, Hollywood Bob. Sat 6/19, Russell Christopher, Phanta C, Inphinity, Joey G, Triple X, Chris B, DJ Chance, Quick Mixin' Nick, Danny V, Hugo V, DJ Shock, Criz R, DJ Erotic, DJ Night, DJ Who, Billy the Kid, DJ Markski, Brett Lee, Hollywood Bob, DJ Angel, D Double J. 630-985-1111.

ZZA ZZO 551 N. Ogden: Sundays, 9 PM, Rick Garcia. 312-733-9000.

Folk & Country

Concerts

MURIEL ANDERSON'S ALL STAR GUITAR NIGHT with Ben Lacey & Thom Bresh. Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Wilson Hall, Fermilab, Kirk & Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.

JOE, SAM & JERRY perform string-band music for square and contra dancing, with caller Jo Mortland. Mon 6/21, 8 PM, St. John's Lutheran Church, 4939 W. Montrose. 773-777-7822 or 847-329-9173.

ARLO LEACH Free concert. Fri 6/18, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

97TH REGIMENTAL STRING BAND Benefits battlefield preservation. Fri 6/18, 7:30 PM, Edison Middle School auditorium, 1125 Wheaton Ave., Wheaton. 630-858-6500.

Folk & Country

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Sundays, 8 PM, Irish session with Kieran O'Hare & John Daley (in the pub). 773-478-4408 or 866-777-8932.

BAD DOG TAVERN 4535 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Mon 6/21, Lisa Derosia & Lush Budgett. 773-334-4040.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Thursdays, Dave Schultz & Chuck Pinney host the "Twang Night" showcase. 773-395-3002.

BILL'S BLUES 1029 Davis, Evanston: Music at 9 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays. Sun 6/20, None of the Above Folk Cabaret. Sun 6/27, Half Day Bluegrass Band. 847-424-9800.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM, DJ Chris B spins country (with dance lessons with Julie, Don & Larry on Fridays). Sundays, 6-11 PM, Big John. 630-830-7200.

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

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Music at 10 PM. Sun 6/27, John Hasbrouck. 773-489-4757.

CHIEF O'NEILL'S PUB 3471 N. Elston: No cover. Sundays, 4-7 PM, and Tuesdays, 8-11 PM, traditional Irish session. 773-473-5263.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Thu 6/24, 8 PM, Sons of the Never Wrong, Ralston Bowles. 773-278-1830.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Wed 6/23, DJ Sam-a-Rama spins country & western. 773-472-2771.

DURTY NELLIE'S 180 N. Smith, Palatine: Third Sunday of every month, 9 PM, Whitey O'Day (no cover). 847-358-9150.

EDGEWATER LOUNGE 5600 N. Ashland: Thursdays, 8 PM, Irish session (no cover). 773-878-3343.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Sundays, 3:30 PM, and Fridays, 5:30 PM, Hoyle Brothers. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, Dooley Brothers. Sat 6/19, Barry Fagan Band. Fri 6/25, Another Pint. Sat 6/26, Velvet Green. 773-282-7035.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Wed 6/23, 8:30 PM, Asleep at the Wheel, Elizabeth McQueen. Thu 6/24, 8:30 PM, Marty Stuart & the Fabulous Superlatives with Kenny Vaughan. Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Buddy Miller Band, Bill Mallonee. 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/19, Maro Kawabata, Doug Knecht, and Motti Pickelny. 630-393-1247.

GALE HOUSE 124 Kenilworth, Oak Park: Sat 6/19, 9 PM, John Hasbrouck (preceded by an open mike at 8 PM). 708-660-9376.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Mighty Fine String Band. 773-465-8005.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Thursdays, 7-10 PM, Dan Whitaker's Country Band. 773-772-9970.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Country Sky Band. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Well Hungarians. 312-337-3486.

JT COLLINS PUB 3358 N. Paulina: Sun 6/20, 9:30 PM, Whiskey Hollow Bluegrass Band (no cover). 773-327-7467.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/21, 9:30 PM, Kieran O'Hare (no cover). 773-404-9494.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Sun 6/20, 4 PM, Clodagh & Sean Ryan lead a children's Irish session. Thursdays, 8 PM, Irish session hosted by Theresa Shine & Erin Lowery. 708-366-8073.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Mondays, 8 PM, Dime Store String Band (18+; no cover). 847-869-0450.

PEGGY KINNANE'S 8 N. Vail, Arlington Heights: Irish pub and restaurant with popular and traditional music. Sun 6/20, 2 PM, Academy of Irish Music. 847-577-7733.

RED LINE TAP 7006 N. Glenwood: Tue 6/22, 8:30 PM, Back Porch Ramblers (no cover). 773-274-3239.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Stolie, Kat Parsons, Joe Rathbone. 773-525-2508.

Blues, Gospel, R&B

Concerts

CHICAGO BLUES ALL-STARS Tribute to Willie Dixon. Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp, Aurora. 630-844-4396.

MARTY SAMMON BAND Free concert. Fri 6/25, 6:30 PM, Paschen Park, 1932 W. Lunt. 312-742-7865.

Blues, Gospel, R&B

Clubs

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

BAD DOG TAVERN 4535 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Sat 6/19 and Sat 6/26, noon, Devil in a Woodpile. Tue 6/22, Eric Noden & Chris Walz. 773-334-4040.

BILL'S BLUES 1029 Davis, Evanston: Music at 9 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays. Fri 6/18, Fernando Jones & My Band. Sat 6/19, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Mon 6/21, Nigel Mack (acoustic show; no cover). Tue 6/22, Molasses hosts the blues jam. Thu 6/24, Chip Ratliff's Electric Chitlin Stew. Fri 6/25, Joan Baby. Sat 6/26, Ron Prince & Hard Time. 847-424-9800.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, Maurice Vaughn Band with Patricia Scott. Mondays and Sat 6/26, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/22, John Primer Band with Big Time Sarah. Wed 6/23, Matthew Skoller Band with Lurrie Bell & Peaches. Thursdays and Fri 6/25, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, John Primer & the Real Deal Band with Nellie Travis. Sundays and Thursdays, Shirley Johnson Band. Tue 6/22, Vino Louden Band with Nellie Travis. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band with Nellie Travis. 312-661-0100.

B.L.U.E.S. 2519 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/18, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Fri 6/25, Michael Coleman & the Backbreakers. 773-528-1012.

BOSSMAN BLUES CENTER 3500 W. Lake: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Larry Taylor Blues and Soul Band. Sat 6/19, 9 PM, Johnny B. Moore Band. Sun 6/20, 7 PM, Willie Buck, Piano C. Red. Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Johnny B. Moore & guests. 773-722-8744.

BOULEVARD BLUES CLUB 3733 Grand Blvd., Brookfield: Fri 6/18, 9:30 PM, Brother John. 708-485-9900.

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant with music at 9:30 PM; free acoustic shows at 5:30 PM Fridays and 6 PM Saturdays. Fri 6/18, 5:30 PM, Harmonica Hinds; 9:30 PM, Harmonica Shah, Cash Box Kings. Sat 6/19, 6 PM, Diamond Jim Greene; 9:30 PM, Cafe R&B, Joel Paterson. Sun 6/20, Willie Kent & the Gents. Mon 6/21, Jimmy Burns hosts the jam. Tue 6/22, Eddie Shaw & the Wolf Gang. Wed 6/23, Linsey Alexander. Thu 6/24, John Primer. Fri 6/25, 5:30 PM, Giles Corey; 9:30 PM, Byther Smith, Dave Specter. Sat 6/26, 6 PM, Fruteland Jackson; 9:30 PM, Duke Robillard, Doug McDonald. Sun 6/27, Quintus McCormick. 312-427-0333.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays, 10 PM Saturdays, and 9 PM Sundays. Sat 6/26, Snatch Inc. 773-384-2547.

CANDLELITE CHICAGO 7452 N. Western: Every other Wednesday, 9:30 PM, Craig Champlin & friends. 773-465-0087.

CHORD ON BLUES 106 S. First, Saint Charles: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/18, Bernard Allison. Sat 6/19, Alvin Youngblood Hart. Fri 6/25, Hadden Sayers. Sat 6/26, Nick Curran & the Nitelifes. 630-513-0074.

CIRCLE INN 7300 Circle, Forest Park: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Madman Blues Band. 708-771-2123.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Sundays, 5 PM, "Stop by the Church: A Gospel Cabaret" with KT McCammond, Daryl Nitz, Jimmy Odom, Carla Parker. 773-278-1830.

DELL RHEA'S CHICKEN BASKET 645 Joliet, Willowbrook: Music at 8 PM. Fridays, Motor City Josh. 630-325-0780.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Music after 9:30 PM. Tuesdays, open mike with Eric Lauren. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by the Innocents. Thursdays, open jam with Madman Blues Band. Fri 6/25, Butler Twins. 773-685-8083.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Wednesdays, 9 PM, Rhythm Rockets (preceded by swing dance lessons at 7:30). Sat 6/26, 9 PM, Phil Guy & the Chicago Machine. 630-416-4898.

GENESIS NIGHTCLUB 4838 W. 183rd, Country Club Hills: Music at 7:30 PM; no cover. Sundays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Thursdays, Snatch Inc. 708-647-0509.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Music at 8:30 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays (no cover), 9:30 PM Saturdays. Sat 6/19, William Purvis & the Seventh Sons. Tue 6/22, Studebaker John. Sat 6/26, James Wheeler Band. 708-484-3610.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile. 773-227-4433.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Fri 6/25, 9 PM, Taj Mahal & the Hula Blues Band (18+). 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

HOUSE OF BLUES BACK PORCH STAGE 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Chicago Red Hots. Sat 6/19, Matthew Skoller. Sun 6/20, Rob Stone & the C-Notes. Mon 6/21, Joanna Connor. Tue 6/22 and Wed 6/23, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Thu 6/24, Real Deal. Fri 6/25, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. Sat 6/26, No Mercy Band. Sun 6/27, Mississippi Heat. 312-923-2000.

JERRY'S 4838 W. 183rd, Country Club Hills: Sundays, 7-11 PM, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 708-647-6519.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Sat 6/19, 10 PM, Ben Ruth's Off the Hook Blues Band. Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Erwin Helfer & Skinny Williams. 773-348-7592.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM; Detroit Junior plays piano at 8 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, Eddie Shaw. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band, Linsey Alexander. Mondays, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers, Sam Goode. Tuesdays, Les Getrex, Joanna Connor, Quintus McCormick. Wednesdays, Andre Taylor & the Blues Alley Cats, Jimmy Burns. Thursdays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band. Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, John Primer. 773-477-4646.

LEE'S UNLEADED BLUES 7401 S. South Chicago: Music after 9:30 PM Fridays, Sundays through Tuesdays, and Thursdays, after 9 PM Wednesdays, and after 10 PM Saturdays; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, Johnny Drummer & the Starlighters. Sundays, New Orleans Beau & the Big Easy Band. Mondays, Chainsaw Dupont. Thursdays, Shorty Mack. 773-493-3477.

LINDA'S LOUNGE 1044 W. 51st: Mondays, 9:30 PM, L-Roy & the Bulletproof Band. 708-612-4657.

MICHAEL'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Joe Price. 630-446-4001.

MULDOON'S 133 W. Front, Wheaton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Sat 6/19, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 630-688-8866.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/19, Dave Specter & Steve Freund. Sat 6/26, Big Sweaty Men. 773-252-1155.

OLD TOWN SCHOOL OF FOLK MUSIC 4544 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Linda Tillery & the Cultural Heritage Choir with Baba Tony Brown and D. Kucha Brownlee perform at the Juneteenth Celebration. 773-728-6000.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Thu 6/24, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. 847-328-0399.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 412 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays; no cover. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. 847-243-3700.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Fri 6/25, 6 PM, Smilin' Bobbie & His Blues Machine. 773-486-9862.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay Rd., Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/19, Mississippi Heat. Thu 6/24, Barrelhouse Chuck Duo. Sat 6/26, D.S.O. 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. Wed 6/23, Joanna Connor. Fri 6/25, the Chris, Dave & Mack Show. Sat 6/26, Howard Scott & the World Band. 815-477-0340.

REDFISH 400 N. State: Music in the Voodoo Lounge at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Andre Taylor. Sat 6/19, JoAnne Graham. Sat 6/26, Geneva Red & the Roadsters. 312-467-1600.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Wednesdays, 9 PM, Pete Special. 773-645-5200.

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Fri 6/18, 9:30 PM, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band. Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, David "Honeyboy" Edwards birthday celebration; 10:30 PM, Willie Davis & the All-Star Band with Brian Lupo (see Critic's Choice). Tue 6/22, 10 PM, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band, Lurrie Bell. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Thu 6/24, 9:30 PM, Eddie Taylor Jr. with Ariyo, Tony Manguillo. Fri 6/25, 9:30 PM, Sharrie Williams. Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Byther Smith & the Nightriders. 773-342-0452.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant with music in the Blue Crab Lounge at 7:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/19 and Sat 6/26, Grana Louise. 312-527-2722.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Sat 6/19, Danny Draher. Mondays, Continental. Sat 6/26, Chicago Bound Blues Band. 773-772-6656.

WAVERLY GOLD NOTE LOUNGE 214 Main, Woodstock: Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Billy Branch, Jimmy Johnson, J.W. Williams, Carlos Johnson perform at "Doctor Vent & Chicago Charlie's All-Star Blues Revue." 815-337-3663.

Jazz

Concerts

DEE ALEXANDER Fri 6/25, 7 PM, DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl. 773-947-0600, ext. 225.

PATTI AUSTIN performs with the Elmhurst College Jazz Band; free concert. Sun 6/27, 6 PM, Elmhurst College Mall, 190 Prospect, Elmhurst. 630-617-3033.

DAVID BOYKIN performs improvised duets in "Elemental Vibrations," with dancers Asimina Chremos, Chris Courtney, Keith Givens, Raven Hinojosa, and Jimmy Payne Jr. Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, 7:30 PM, Insight Arts, 1545 W. Morse. 773-973-1521.

DAVID BOYKIN EXPANSE Summer solstice concert and tribute to Sun Ra. Mon 6/21, 8 PM, Springman Studio, 120 W. Kinzie. 312-316-6228.

DAVID BOYKIN, KARL E.H. SEIGFRIED & MIKE REED Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Spareroom, 2416 W. North. www.spareroomchicago.org.

CHICAGO JAZZ ORCHESTRA WITH FRIEDA LEE perform at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Fri 6/18, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

ELAINE DAME TRIO Free concert. Tue 6/22, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

DETOUR Thu 6/24, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

JENI FLEMING ACOUSTIC TRIO Sun 6/27, 3 PM, St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 205 N. Prospect, Park Ridge. 847-825-6659.

T.S. GALLOWAY'S ENSEMBLE LEGACY CHICAGO Thu 6/24, 7 PM, Chicago Historical Society, 1601 N. Clark. 312-642-4600.

INFRA-GREEN Thu 6/24, 6:30 PM, Park Grill, Millennium Park, 11 N. Michigan. 312-521-7275.

BRAD MEHLDAU TRIO, JOHN SCOFIELD REAL JAZZ TRIO Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

ANGEL MELENDEZ & ORQUESTA ARALLUE perform at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Sat 6/19, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

BILL PORTER ORCHESTRA performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 4 PM). Sun 6/27, 5 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

MALACHI THOMPSON'S AFRICA BRASS, BRONZEVILLE JAZZ ORCHESTRA WITH DEE ALEXANDER Fri 6/18, 6:30 PM, Center for Inner City Studies, Northeastern Illinois University, 700 E. Oakwood Blvd. 773-268-7500.

ZVONIMIR TOT QUARTET, OSCAR BROWN JR. & MAGGIE BROWN with the College of DuPage Student Jazz All-Stars perform in the courtyard. Sun 6/27, 5 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Park & Fawell, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

COREY WILKES TRIO Free concert. Tue 6/22, 5:30 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-280-2660.

Jazz

Clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/18, noon, Franz Jackson. Fridays, 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet; 9 PM, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. Saturdays, 6 PM, Martin Bany River North Quartet. Sat 6/19, 9:30 PM, Linda Tate with the Bradley Williams Quartet. Sundays, 7 PM, John Watson Quartet. Mondays and Tuesdays, noon, Tom Hope. Mondays, 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, "No Am/Pro Jam" with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany, Charlie Braugham. Tuesdays, 5 PM, Art Hoyle Quintet/Ron Friedman Quintet; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wednesdays, noon, Dan Saura & Aaron Krueger; 5 PM, John Brumbach Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson with Peter Roothaan, Chris Foreman, Greg Rockingham. Thursdays, noon, Bernard Alcorn; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All-Stars; 9 PM, Mike Smith Quintet. Fri 6/25, noon, Franz Jackson Quartet with Kim Cusack. 312-642-6805.

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

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, Carlos Cannon. Sun 6/20 through Sat 6/26, Systems 7. Sun 6/27, Detour. 312-751-2433.

BAD DOG TAVERN 4535 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Wed 6/23, Long Count Quintet. 773-334-4040.

BILL'S BLUES 1029 Davis, Evanston: Music at 9 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays. Wed 6/23, Mike Finnerty & the Heat Merchants. 847-424-9800.

BRAXTON'S SEAFOOD GRILL Oakbrook Mall, 3 Oakbrook Ctr., Oak Brook: Thu 6/24, 6 PM, Jeru. 630-574-2155.

BURGUNDY INN 2706 N. Ashland: Sundays, 5-9 PM, Albert G./Paul Basa. 773-327-0303.

CANDLESTICK MAKER 4432 N. Kedzie: Music at 9 PM; all-ages. Fri 6/18, David Jennings Acoustic Ensemble. Sun 6/20, 8 PM, Wolter Wierbos (see Critic's Choice) performs a solo set followed by a set with Michael Zerang. Sat 6/26, Blue Dahlia. 773-463-0158.

CARLUCCI'S 250 Marriott, Lincolnshire: Fridays, 7 PM, Elaine Dame Duo (no cover). 847-478-0990.

CHARLEMAGNE LOUNGE Hotel Baker, 100 Main, Saint Charles: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, Marshall Vente Duo. Sat 6/26, Barry Winograd Duo. 630-584-2100.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, Wick Jazz. Thu 6/24, 8 PM, Video Gum Culture, Indoor/Outdoor, Keefe Jackson. 773-245-0399.

CHICAGO BEACH CAFE Theater on the Lake, Fullerton & Lake Shore Dr.: Sun 6/20, 1 PM, Tony Morrison Quartet. 773-404-3600.

CHICAGO PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1370 Bank, Schaumburg: Music in the lounge after 8 PM Thursdays through Saturdays, 6:30 PM Tuesdays and Wednesdays; no cover. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, Ed Coward Trio. Tue 6/22, Dave Allen. Wed 6/23, Dan Myers. Thu 6/24, Bob Davis Trio. Fri 6/25, Greg Vasquez Trio. Sat 6/26, Dave Simone Trio. 847-969-9900.

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

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Tue 6/22, 9:30 PM, Fred Lonberg-Holm Trio, Wolter Wierbos (see Critic's Choice). Wed 6/23, 9:30 PM, Zoom (see Critic's Choice). 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, John Mose Trio. Sat 6/19, WesBound Trane. Fri 6/25, Andy Meacham Trio. Sat 6/26, Montage. 630-377-9222.

FAMILY DEN 8948 S. Stony Island: Sundays, 6-10 PM, Crosswind hosts a jam session. 773-734-8545.

FIREPLACE INN 1448 N. Wells: Thursdays, 7 PM, J.J. & the Jazz Masters (no cover). 312-664-5264.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/20, 7 PM, Four Freshmen. 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

FUNKY BUDDHA LOUNGE 728 W. Grand: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Sundays, 9 PM, Zzaje. 312-666-1695.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Mon 6/21, Brian O'Hern & the Model Citizens Big Band. 773-489-5471.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Music at 8 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays. Fri 6/18, Kristi Merideth. Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sat 6/19, Ken Shiokawa. Fri 6/25, Demos Petropoulos. Sat 6/26, Birdwatch. 773-262-5767.

GENESIS NIGHTCLUB 4838 W. 183rd, Country Club Hills: Music at 7:30 PM; no cover. Tuesdays, Bob Guthrie Quartet with Tammie McCann. Fourth Wednesday of every month, O.N.E. Band with Maggie Brown. 708-647-0509.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Tuesdays, 6:30 PM, Jose Valdes Trio (no cover); 9:30 PM, DJs spin mambo and salsa. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fridays, 5-8 PM, Ben Rudolph (no cover). Fri 6/18, 9 PM, and Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Malachi Thompson with Robert Irving III, Dennis Winslett, Harrison Bankhead, and Ernie Adams (Miles Davis tribute). Fridays, 1:30-4 AM, Green Mill Quartet (no cover). Saturdays, midnight-5 AM, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/20, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon (tribute to Rodgers & Hart). Mon 6/21, 9 PM, Patricia Barber Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Deep Blue Organ Trio. Wed 6/23, 9 PM, Ryan Cohan Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra. Fri 6/25, 9 PM, and Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Paul Wertico Trio. Sun 6/27, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Trio. 773-878-5552.

HAPPY VILLAGE 1059 N. Wolcott: Mondays, 9 PM, Louis Stockwell Organ Quartet. 773-486-1512.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Thursdays, 9:45 PM, Kelly Hogan & the Wooden Leg. 773-227-4433.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/18, 8 PM, Roscoe Mitchell Quartet, Ted Sirota's Rebel Souls (performance and interview with Mark Ruffin). Mon 6/21, 8 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. Wed 6/23, 8 PM, Wolter Wierbos (see Critic's Choice), Tatsuya Nakatani's MAP Trio. 312-362-9707.

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 6/18 through Sun 6/20, Steve Turre Quintet. Tue 6/22 through Sun 6/27, Benny Green & Russell Malone. 312-670-2473.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant with music after 6 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 5 PM Mondays through Thursdays, and 4 PM Sundays. Fridays, Skinny Williams. Sundays, Alejo Poveda Quintet. Mondays, Kelly Brand. Tuesdays, Ken Chaney. Wednesdays, John Kattke Trio. Thursdays, Tim Tobias. 312-595-5299.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 7:30 PM, Kimberly Gordon (no cover). Fri 6/18, 10 PM, Zach Broch Quartet. Sun 6/20, 8:30 PM, Spider Saloff & the Uptown String Trio. Mon 6/21, 9 PM, Jodie Christian, George Fludas, Scott Burns, Dennis Carroll. Tue 6/22, 9 PM, Erwin Helfer & Skinny Williams. Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach Quartet (no cover). Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Typhanie Monique & Neal Alger. Sat 6/26, 9:30 PM, Beaky Johnston with the Jim Ryan Trio. Sun 6/27, 8:30 PM, Uptown String Trio. 773-348-7592.

MICHAEL'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Fri 6/18, 9 PM, BMR4. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Paul Abella's Extra Large Duo. Wed 6/23, 7 PM, John Mose Trio (no cover). Fri 6/25, 9 PM, and Sat 6/26, 9:30 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. 630-446-4001.

MORSELAND 1218 W. Morse: Supper club and bar; no cover. Sun 6/27, 7:30 PM, Expansion Project. 773-764-8900.

96TH FLOOR LOUNGE 96th floor, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: Music at 7:30 PM. Sun 6/20 and Sun 6/27, Professor John Duo. Tue 6/22, Larry Luchowski. Wed 6/23, Dennis Luxion. Thu 6/24, Kelly Brand. 312-787-9596.

OLD TOWN SCHOOL OF FOLK MUSIC 4544 N. Lincoln: Sun 6/20, 8 PM, Jackie Allen Quartet with pianist Dennis Luxion. 773-728-6000.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: No cover. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Peter Oprisko Duo. 630-782-9091.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/18, Peter Polzak Quartet. Sat 6/19, BMR4. Mondays, Mike Kocour Trio. Tuesdays, Ron Perrillo Trio. Wednesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Fri 6/25, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. Sat 6/26, Bobby Lewis Quartet. 847-328-0399.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 412 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays; no cover. Tuesdays, Elaine Dame Duo. Wed 6/23, Birdwatch. Thu 6/24, Curtis Robinson Trio. Fri 6/25, Bobby Lewis Quartet. Sat 6/26, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. 847-243-3700.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9 PM. Mondays, Don Tisch Quintet. 773-486-9862.

POLO CAFE 3322 S. Morgan: Music in the Old Eagle Private Room at 8 PM. Fri 6/18 and Sat 6/19, 7 and 10 PM, Freddy Cole Quartet (also 6/19 at 2 PM, "A Conversation With Freddy Cole and Jazz Entertainment," part of filming for the documentary When Jazz Was in Chicago). 773-927-7656.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Wednesdays, Elaine Dame Trio. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay Rd., Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Steve Kessler Group. Sat 6/19, Rich Shandling Group. Tuesdays, Mark Madsen (no cover). Wed 6/23, Da Duo Di Flippo De Santo (no cover). Fri 6/25, Sharon Lewis Group. Sat 6/26, Robert Fetzer. 847-266-1313.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fourth Tuesday of every month, Suenos. 773-276-9730.

RAW BAR 3720 N. Clark: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Denise La Grassa Trio. 773-348-7291.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Sundays, 5-8 PM, Vince Willis. Thursdays, 5-8 PM, Phil Gratteau. 773-645-5200.

RODAN 1530 N. Milwaukee: No cover. Thursdays, 10:30 PM, Cushicles. 773-276-7036.

SAUSSY 1156 W. Grand: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Thursdays; no cover. Sat 6/26, Elaine Dame Duo. 312-491-1122.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant with music in the Blue Crab Lounge at 7:30 PM; no cover. Thu 6/24, Greg Rockingham. Sun 6/27, Elaine Dame Trio. 312-527-2722.

SIGNATURE ROOM 95th floor, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: Music at 6:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Bill Peterson Duo. Sat 6/19, Tom Hope Duo. Sun 6/20, 11 AM, Bill Peterson Trio; 6:30 PM, Kelly Brand & Rich Fudoli. Mon 6/21, Bill Peterson & Brian Sandstrom. Fri 6/25, Bill Peterson & Rich Fudoli. Sat 6/26, Bob Dogan & Dan DeLorenzo. Sun 6/27, 11 AM-2 PM, Paulinho Garcia. 312-787-9596.

SIGNATURE ROOM GRILLE 6401 Purchase, Woodridge: Music at 6 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 5:30 PM Sundays, and 5:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/18, Jackie Allen Quartet. Sat 6/19 and Sat 6/26, Steve Sandner Trio. Thu 6/24, Dennis Luxion & Marie Alexander. Fri 6/25, Paulinho Garcia Trio. 630-598-9777.

SIMON'S TAVERN 5210 N. Clark: Third Sunday of every month, 9 PM, Steven Hashimoto Quartet. 773-878-0894.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Tue 6/22, Peter Lerner. Wed 6/23, Expansion Project. Fri 6/25, Family Style. 773-772-6656.

SULLIVAN'S STEAK HOUSE 415 N. Dearborn: Fridays, 5:30 PM, Tim Tobias Trio. Wednesdays, 5:30 PM, Tim Tobias Duo. 312-527-3510.

3030 3030 W. Cortland: Thu 6/24, 10 PM, Zoom (see Critic's Choice) with Josh Berman & Fred Lonberg-Holm. 773-862-3616.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Mondays, 1 AM, Mark Madsen. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, Lynn Hilton Trio; 1:30 AM, jazz jam session hosted by Steve Sandner. Thursdays, 10:30 PM, Luiz Ewerling & A Cor do Brasil; 1:30 AM, Vince Willis. 312-266-7761.

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Gebhard Ullmann-Steve Swell Quartet with Barry Altschul (see Critic's Choice). Sundays, 8 PM, jam session with saxophonist Dennis Winslett & percussionist Kobie Watkins. Wednesdays, Greg Ward & friends. Fri 6/25, Chicago Creative Arts Ensemble with William Perry, Billy Brimfield, Vincent Davis, Alejandro, and Junius Paul. Sat 6/26, Tatsu Aoki's Miyumi Project. 312-791-9050.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thu 6/24, ESP. 312-943-7815.

Experimental

Concerts

JERRY BRYERTON Mon 6/21, 7:30 PM, Myopic Books, 1564 N. Milwaukee. 773-862-4882.

JENNIFER KARMIN performs the text-sound piece "aaaaaaaaaaalice," with Kathleen Duffy & Kelly Jackson; free admission. Sun 6/27, 7 PM, Myopic Books, 1564 N. Milwaukee. 773-862-4882.

International

Concerts

TATSU AOKI Free taiko concert with Melody Takata. Fri 6/25, 12:15 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

BANDA RIKA Free concert. Tue 6/22, 7 PM, City Park, 275 Parkway, Lincolnshire. 847-444-9600.

ESCOLA DE SAMBA Preceded by a parade at 6 PM with dance groups Samba I and Swing Brasil in Raymond Park, Grove & Chicago in Evanston. Sun 6/20, 7 PM, Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago, Evanston. 847-905-1500.

EL GRAN SILENCIO, PANTEON ROCOCO Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Odeum Sports & Expo Center, 1033 N. Villa Ave., Villa Park. 630-941-9292.

ORQUESTA LATIRA Free concert. Fri 6/25, 7 PM, Loyola Park, 1230 W. Greenleaf. 312-427-1676.

SODZIUS performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Thu 6/24, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

TIEMPO LIBRE performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Sat 6/26, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

JOSE VALDES & THE MAMBO ALL-STARS Free concert. Sun 6/27, 7 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4626 N. Manor. 312-742-7529.

International

Clubs

APARTMENT LOUNGE 504 E. 75th: Sundays, midnight-4 AM, DJ Cojoe B spins reggae. 773-483-7728.

BLACK FOREST 8840 N. Waukegan, Morton Grove: Thu 6/24, 6 PM, Frohliche Elbberg-Musikanten. 847-965-3113.

CHROMIUM 817 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays, and 10 PM-2 AM Wednesdays. Wednesdays, DJ Cojoe B spins reggae and dancehall. 312-666-8106.

CLUB TROPICANA 620 S. Halsted: Fridays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJ Cojoe B spins reggae and R&B. 312-287-4773.

EXEDUS II 3477 N. Clark: Reggae nightly at 10 PM. Fri 6/18 and Sun 6/27, Dub Dis. Sat 6/19, Sun 6/20, and Fri 6/25, Indika. Wednesdays, Shockwave. Thu 6/24 and Sat 6/26, Hydro. 773-348-3998.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Thu 6/24, 8 PM, DJs spin salsa. 630-416-4898.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Sat 6/19, 10:30 PM, Banda Rika. Sat 6/26, 10:30 PM, Carpacho y Su Super Combo. Sun 6/27, 8 PM, Las Guitarras de Espana. 312-362-9707.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Wednesdays, 9 PM, Carlos Ortega Combo. 773-348-7592.

MORSELAND 1218 W. Morse: Supper club and bar; no cover. Tue 6/22, 10 PM, DJ Cojoe B spins reggae. Fri 6/25, 10 PM, Wan Afrika with Kwame. 773-764-8900.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Sundays, 11 PM, DJ Papa G spins reggae (no cover). Thursdays, 10:30 PM, and Sat 6/26, 10 PM, Chicago Samba (with dance lessons). 773-489-0011.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/18, Indika, Ras Kelly. Sat 6/19, Kwame, Zeleke. Sundays, Gizzae. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis (no cover). Wed 6/23 and Thu 6/24, Beres Hammond, Maxi Priest, Marcia Griffith, DJs spin dancehall. 773-327-4273.

ZZA ZZO 551 N. Ogden: Fridays, 9 PM, Chicago Samba (with dance lessons). 312-733-9000.

Classical

BRUCE J. BARBER II organ, in a free concert. Tue 6/22, 5:45 PM, St. James Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. 312-787-7360.

BART BERMAN & TAMAR BERMAN piano & mezzo-soprano (Schubert/Berman, Ravel, Gershwin, Lloyd Webber, Zeira, Gronich). Thu 6/24, 7:30 PM, Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, 700 University, Evanston. 847-491-1450.

CAFFE DE LUCA 1721 N. Damen: Wed 6/23, 6:30-8:30 PM, guitarist Matt Faunce. 773-342-6000.

CANDLESTICK MAKER 4432 N. Kedzie: Music at 9 PM; all-ages. Sat 6/19, Matthew Peters, marimba, with saxophonist Abe Saloma & others (Bach, Debussy, Dietz, Yuyama, Miki). 773-463-0158.

CHANCEL CHOIR & HANDBELL ENSEMBLE FROM FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF PLYMOUTH, MICHIGAN in a free concert. Sun 6/27, 3 PM, Christ Lutheran Church, 3101 N. Parkside. 773-237-3148.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Sat 6/19, 7 PM, Daniel Barenboim, conductor, with baritone Peter Mattei, soprano Dorothea Roschmann & others with the Chicago Symphony Chorus (Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro). Sun 6/20, 5 PM, Daniel Barenboim, conductor & piano (Mozart, Mahler). See Critic's Choice. Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Jeffrey Kahane, conductor & piano, in an all-Beethoven program. Sun 6/27, 7 PM, Peter Oundjian, conductor, with violinist Itzhak Perlman (Bruch, Sibelius). 847-266-5100.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in public rehearsal. Free admission. Tue 6/22, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

MARK DAMISCH piano, in a free concert. Sun 6/20, 3 PM, Skokie Public Library, 5215 W. Oakton, Skokie. 847-673-7774.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOONDAY CONCERTS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/18, 12:10 PM, organist Brian Bloye. Fri 6/25, 12:10 PM, organist Douglas Leightenheimer. 312-787-4570.

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph: Wed 6/23, 6:30 PM, and Sat 6/26, 7:30 PM, Christopher Bell, conductor, with mezzo-soprano Nancy Maultsby (Corigliano, Brahms, Barber, Prokofiev). Fri 6/25, 6:30 PM, and Sun 6/27, 3 PM, James Paul, conductor, with pianist Pascal Roge (Saint-Saens, Faure, Ravel, Dukas). 312-742-4763.

LAURA HAMM flute, with violinist Elliott Golub, violist Marlou Johnston, pianist Lyudmila Lakislova & soprano Alyssa Bennett in a free concert (Beethoven, Gershwin, Ravel, Ellington, Piazzolla). Fri 6/25, 7 PM, Soka Gakkai International, 1455 S. Wabash. 312-913-1211.

GARY HOFFMAN cello (Bach, Cassado, Kodaly). Thu 6/24, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

HOLY NAME CATHEDRAL ORGAN RECITALS Holy Name Cathedral, 735 N. State: Sun 6/20, 4 PM, Colin Lynch. Sun 6/27, 4 PM, Thomas Fielding. 312-664-6963.

STUDENTS OF HYDE PARK SUZUKI INSTITUTE perform music of Bach, Vivaldi & others. Sat 6/26, 11:30 AM, United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd. 773-643-1388.

JULIANI ENSEMBLE in a free concert (Franck & others). Mon 6/21, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

REX MARTIN tuba, with pianist Yoko Yamada-Selvaggio in a free concert (Hindemith, Bach, Prokofiev, Gubaidulina, Schubert). Wed 6/23, 7:30 PM, Regenstein Recital Hall, Northwestern University, 60 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-491-5441 or 847-467-4000.

MASTERSINGERS USA Bruce G. McInnes conducts a free concert. Sat 6/26, 5 PM, Church of Our Saviour, 530 W. Fullerton. 708-386-5524.

MIDWEST YOUNG ARTISTS SUMMER FACULTY RECITAL with violinist Gene Purdue, pianist Tatyana Stepanova, cellist Jean-Michel Fonteneau & others. Sun 6/20, 7 PM, Lake Forest Academy Performing Arts Center, 1500 W. Kennedy, Lake Forest. 847-926-9898.

FRANCESCO MILIOTO conductor & piano, with soprano Kathryn Doran, mezzo-soprano Jessye Wright, tenor Lawrence Johnson & cellist Nicholas Photinos with dance ensemble & children's chorus (Rachmaninoff, Cohen, Dvorak, R. Strauss, Verdi). Sat 6/19, noon, Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario. 312-280-1918.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in open rehearsal. Wed 6/23, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

RAVINIA STEANS INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG ARTISTS Sun 6/20, 2:45 PM, Fri 6/25 and Sat 6/26, 5:45 PM, and Sun 6/27, 4:45 PM, Bennett-Gordon Hall, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

RAVINIA STEANS INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG ARTISTS features violinists Paul Biss & Miriam Fried, violist Atar Arad, cellists Gary Hoffman & Paula Kosower & pianists Leon Fleisher & Gilbert Kalish (Dvorak, Spratlan, Rorem, Brahms). Wed 6/23, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

AKIRA WAKABAYASHI piano, in a free Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Busoni, Schubert, Rachmaninoff). Wed 6/23, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

WEST SUBURBAN SYMPHONY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Peter Lipari conducts an all-Mozart program. Sun 6/20, 4 PM, Community House, Eighth & Madison, Hinsdale. 630-887-7464.

WHEATON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Peter Lipari, conductor, with soprano Rachel Allen & trumpeter Mark Baldwin (Wagner, Rossini, Saint-Saens, Lehar, Herbert, Sousa & others). Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Glenbard South High School, Butterfield & Park, Glen Ellyn. 630-790-1430.

ZUKERMAN CHAMBER PLAYERS (Mozart, Mendelssohn, Brahms). Mon 6/21, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

ZUKERMAN CHAMBER PLAYERS (Mozart, Beethoven, Dvorak). Tue 6/22, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

In-Store Appearances

ALGORITHM Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Reckless Records, 1532 N. Milwaukee. 773-235-3727.

BODEANS Tue 6/22, 5:30 PM, Tower Records, 2301 N. Clark. 773-477-5994.

BRILL BABIES Sat 6/19, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

JULIO CUOMO Fri 6/25, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

MELISSA FERRICK Fri 6/18, 7:30 PM, Borders Books & Music, 4718 N. Broadway. 773-334-7338.

TOM HENRY Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1 N. La Grange Rd., La Grange. 708-579-9660.

MIDDLE 8 Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

PAL with readings by Joe Meno, Billy Roberts, Keith Helt, Seth Emily, and Nathan Cowing. Fri 6/25, 8 PM, Quimby's, 1854 W. North. 773-342-0910.

GAYLE RITT Tue 6/22, noon and 6 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1467.

SEVEN DAY RUN Sat 6/26, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

GEBHARD ULLMANN-STEVE SWELL QUARTET WITH BARRY ALTSCHUL See Critic's Choice. Fri 6/18, 5 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1467.

WHISTLING PIG Children's concert. Wed 6/23, 10:30 AM, Women & Children First Bookstore, 5233 N. Clark. 773-769-9299.

Open Mikes & Jams

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Tuesdays, 8 PM, open mike with Home Cookin' (in the pub). 773-478-4408 or 866-777-8932.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Wednesdays, open turntables. 773-395-3002.

BARN OF BARRINGTON 1415 S. Barrington Rd., Barrington: Music at 8:30 PM. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Scottish McMillan & Don Maloney. 847-381-8585.

BUCK'S ROCK 'N' ROLL GRILL 183 Main, Lake Zurich: Music at 7 PM Fridays, 3 PM Sundays; no cover. Sun 6/20 and Sun 6/27, Paul Allodi hosts an open mike. 847-550-1127.

CAFE MESTIZO 2123 S. Ashland: Sundays, 6-9 PM, avant-garde jazz jam session hosted by: Nicole Mitchell, David Boykin, Karl E.H. Seigfried, Mike Reed. 312-942-0095.

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

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by the Yo Yo Contingency. 773-245-0399.

CRUSH 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Wednesdays, acoustic open mike. 773-528-7569.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 180 N. Smith, Palatine: Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi (no cover). 847-358-9150.

DUSABLE MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY 740 E. 56th Pl.: Sat 6/26, 3 PM, jazz jam session led by Jabari Liu, with Corey Wilkes. 773-947-0600, ext. 225.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Mondays, 8 PM, Chicago Rock Club open mike and band showcase. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, John Paris Quartet hosts a jazz jam session (no cover). 773-549-5549.

ETA SQUARE 7558 S. South Chicago: Mon 6/21, 6:30 PM, Poetree Chicago hosts an open mike. 773-752-3955.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by David Bruce. 847-593-2200.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike (in the SideBar). 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

GALE HOUSE 124 Kenilworth, Oak Park: Sat 6/19, 8 PM, open mike. 708-660-9376.

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

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: No cover. Tuesdays, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Nancy Antevski. 773-525-7313.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Music at 8:30 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays (no cover), 9:30 PM Saturdays. Thu 6/24, Lenny Spatafore hosts the blues jam. 708-484-3610.

HOG HEAD MCDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Wed 6/23, 9 PM, Sam Gjokaj hosts an open mike (no cover). 773-929-0944.

INNER TOWN PUB 1935 W. Thomas: Sundays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Jeremy Raskin; performers receive a free drink. Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Erin Jordan. 773-235-9795.

JOY BLUE 1401 W. Irving Park: Music after 10 PM. Wednesdays, acoustic open mike. 773-477-3330.

LEADWAY 5233 N. Damen: Thursdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-728-2663.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Sundays, 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Ryan Shepherd. 708-366-8073.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by Grey Parker. 847-869-0450.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Mondays, 10 PM, Danfunk Railroad & Tony Mojica host an open jam with guest DJs (no cover). 773-489-0011.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9 PM. Tuesdays, open mike hosted by Daddy Cat Shag & Burt Heyman. 773-486-9862.

RED LINE TAP 7006 N. Glenwood: Wednesdays, 10 PM, Pat Hall hosts a pro jam. Thursdays, 10:30 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-274-3239.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Downstairs in the lounge: Mondays, 9 PM, acoustic open mike hosted by Ciso Lobo (no cover). Tuesdays, 6 PM-1:30 AM, open mike hosted by Strike III & Undecided1, with DJs Artek, Verb, Norman Rockwell, Maryjane, D-Double. Thursdays, 6 PM-1:30 AM, open mike for poetry and spoken word hosted by Jordan Taggart, with live music. 773-278-6600.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEE HOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Fri 6/18, 8 PM, open mike. Thu 6/24, 7 PM, open mike for high school and college students (no cover). 630-969-9720.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Mondays, 7 PM, open mike hosted by Greg Sorrell, Tim Ilg, &

Paul Stauffer. 773-929-3680.

VAUGHAN'S PUB 2917 N. Sheffield: No cover. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, acoustic open jam hosted by Anto & Tony (21+). 773-281-8188.

VIKING STEAKHOUSE 27 W 150 Roosevelt, Winfield: Restaurant. 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. Sat 6/19, open stage. 312-943-7815.

Fairs & Festivals

ARTISTS OF THE WALL FESTIVAL Loyola Park Beach, Pratt at the lake: Sat 6/19, noon, Kidworks Touring Theatre & Drum Workshop; 1:30 PM, Meisha Herron; 2:30 PM, Duenow; 3:30 PM, Soul Ensemble; 4:30 PM, Urban Sound. Sun 6/20, noon, Regina Rodriguez; 1:30 PM, Hot Club of Edgewater; 2:30 PM, Suzy Brack & the New Jack Lords; 3:30 PM, Red Wigglers; 4:30 PM, Fat Cat. 773-250-3378.

BACK YARD BASH Roscoe between Ashland & Lincoln: Sat 6/19, noon, John Hasbrouck; 2 PM, Somewhere in Between; 4 PM, Punsapaya, Generations; 6 PM, Afrodisiacs, Busker Soundcheck; 8 PM, Mr. Blotto, Tributosaurus (Chicago tribute). Sun 6/20, 11 AM, Deliverance Singers; 2 PM, Outlaw Family Band; 4 PM, King Solomon's Grave, Underwater People; 6 PM, Hello Dave, 16 Candles; 8 PM, Mr. Blotto, Hairbanger's Ball. 773-665-4682.

BARRINGTON AREA ARTS COUNCIL SUMMER ART FESTIVAL Harris Bank parking lot, Grove & Station, Barrington: Sat 6/19, 11 AM, Doug Saylor & Joyce Palmquist; noon, Lou Rofrano & That Band; 2 PM, Loose Change; 3 PM, Suzuki Strings. Sun 6/20, 10:30 AM, Chuck Schubel; noon, Loose Change; 2 PM, J.W. Rice; 3 PM, Doug Saylor & Joyce Palmquist. 847-382-5626.

BEVERLY ARTS FAIR Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th: Sat 6/19, 10 AM, BMR4; 1 PM, Frayne; 3 PM, Devil in a Woodpile; 4:30 PM, Carey Ott; 6:30 PM, Anne Harris & Mike Himebaugh. Sun 6/20, noon, Dan Darrah; 2:30 PM, Blueprintmusic; 4:30 PM, Jerry DeVivo. 773-868-3010.

CHICAGO COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL features live music on two Grant Park stages. Sat 6/26, Taste Stage, Columbus & Jackson: 12:30 PM, Sisters Morales; 2 PM, Scott Gibson; 3:30 PM, Terri Hendrix; 5 PM, Buddy Miller; 6:30 PM, Flatlanders. Petrillo Music Shell, Columbus & Jackson: 3 PM, Rodney Crowell; 4:15 PM, Wynonna Judd. Sun 6/27, Taste Stage, Columbus & Jackson: 12:30 PM, Urban Djin with Red Dust; 2 PM, Special Consensus; 3:30 PM, Rockin' Billy & the Wild Coyotes; 5 PM, Siderunners; 6:30 PM, Riviera. Petrillo Music Shell, Columbus & Jackson: 3 PM, Kellie Coffey; 4:15 PM, Brad Paisley. 312-744-3315.

CUSTER'S LAST STAND Chicago & Main, Evanston: Sat 6/19, 10:30 AM, Reba Place Gospel Choir; 11 AM, Native American singers & dancers; 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, Highland Park Pops Big Band; 4 PM, Urban Twang; 4:15 PM, Kraig Kenning; 5:30 PM, Blake & Blue, Prohibition Orchestra of Chicago; 7:30 PM, Terry Dickerson Jazz Group. Sun 6/20, 10 AM, Whiskey Hollow Bluegrass Band, Riff Rockets; 11 AM, Native American singers & dancers; 11:30 AM, Kent McDaniel Band; noon, Mark Cleveland Band; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Paul Maslin Group; 2:30 PM, Ain't Lyin'; 4 PM, Kraig Kenning, TCO with Rich Maisel; 5:30 PM, Homewreckers; 6 PM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; 7:30 PM, Terry Dickerson Jazz Group. Festival also features dance performances and children's entertainment. 847-328-2204.

DOWNERS GROVE HERITAGE FESTIVAL features music on several stages in downtown Downers Grove. Fri 6/25, East Stage, Curtiss & Washington: 11:30 AM, Andy Martelo; 12:30 PM, Dave Rudolph; 1:30 PM, Andy Martelo; 2:30 PM, Dave Rudolph; 5 PM, Cyoty Country; 6 PM, Jonathan Devin & New Country; 8 PM, Banda Rika. Contemporary/Lot o' Fun Stage, Main & Grove: 1 PM, Lady Bugs; 3 PM, Lady Bugs; 9:30 PM, Sketchmiddle. Tivoli Theatre, 5021 Highland: 7 PM, West End Jazz Band. South Stage, Main & Maple: 2:30 PM, Solar Rhythm Band; 4:30 PM, Dennis Stroughmatt & the Creole Stomp; 7 PM, Xtension Chords; 9 PM, Cryan' Shames. Beer Garden Stage, Forest & Burlington: 3:30 PM, Dawn Patrol; 6 PM, No Refunds; 8:30 PM, Hi Infidelity. Sat 6/26, East Stage, Curtiss & Washington: 11 AM, Frank Birdsall; 4:30 PM, Cyoty Country; 5:30 PM, 101 Ranch Band; 9 PM, Fabulous Kings. Contemporary/Lot o' Fun Stage, Main & Grove: 10:30 AM, Ken Shultz; noon, Ken Shultz; 3:30 PM, Mad Science; 5 PM, Mad Science; 7 PM, Square Thrus. Tivoli Theatre, 5021 Highland: 7 PM, Chenille Sisters. South Stage, Main & Maple: 1 PM, Banjo Buddies Dixieland Band; 3:30 PM, Not Them; 6 PM, Christian Dooley & the Chicago Blue Revue; 9 PM, Mojo & the Bayou Gypsies. Beer Garden Stage, Forest & Burlington: 11:30 AM, Happy Hearts Polka Band; 2 PM, Instant Karma; 5 PM, Fairlanes; 7 PM, Circus Boy; 8:30 PM, Jamestown Massacre. Fishel Park Stage, Grove & Main: 10 AM, Bob Patnaude; 10:20 AM, Amy Lowe & Dave Katzman; 10:40 AM, Jones Family; 11 AM, Muriel Anderson with Thom Bresh; 11:20 AM, Michael McNevin; 11:40 AM, Cooper, Nelson & Early; noon, Dennis Warner; 12:20 PM, Swing Blvd.; 12:40 PM, Greg Klyma; 1 PM, Amy Lowe & Dave Katzman; 1:20 PM, Bob Patnaude; 1:40 PM, Muriel Anderson with Thom Bresh; 2 PM, Calico; 2:20 PM, Michael McNevin; 2:40 PM, Jones Family; 3 PM, Swing Blvd.; 3:20 PM, Dennis Warner; Dennis Warner; 3:40 PM, Cooper, Nelson & Early; 4 PM, Greg Klyma; 4:20 PM, Calico; 6:30 PM, Chris Carter; 9 PM, Ides of March. Sun 6/27, East Stage, Curtiss & Washington: noon, Samahang Kapatid; 2 PM, Tom Chapin; 3:30 PM, Best Days Behind; 5 PM, Empyrean; 6:30 PM, Saraphine; 8:30 PM, Rico. Contemporary/Lot o' Fun Stage, Main & Grove: 12:30 PM, Paul & Kitty. South Stage, Main & Maple: 2:30 PM, Roots Rock Society; 5 PM, Orquesta Ranura; 8:30 PM, Rare Earth. Beer Garden Stage, Forest & Burlington: noon, Donnybrook; 3 PM, JPG; 5:30 PM, Bopology; 8:30 PM, Second Opinion. Fishel Park Stage, Grove & Main: 12:30 PM, DuPage Symphony Orchestra; 1:30 PM, Choral Aires; 2:15 PM, Downers Grove Choral Society; 3:15 PM, Downers Grove Suzuki Strings; 7 PM, Rip Chords. 630-434-5555.

FESTA PASTA VINO Oakley & 25th:

Fri 6/18, 7:30 PM, Bella Blu; 8 and 10 PM, Piano Man (Elton John/Billy Joel tribute). Sat 6/19, 3 PM, Johnny Maggio; 4:30 PM, Chicago Rat Pack; 6 PM, Jack Miuccio; 8:30 PM, Lena Prima with the Big Ragoo; 10 PM, Gigolo Johnny. Sun 6/20, 3 PM, Dakota; 4:15 PM, Frank Pisani; 5:30 PM, Martino & Lenzi; 7 PM, Chicago Rat Pack. 312-733-7469.

FIESTAS PUERTORRIQUENAS Humboldt Park, California & Division: Fri 6/18, 4:45 PM, Willie y Su Orquesta Sabor; 5:45 PM, Tarzan y Su Orquesta Pegajosa; 6:15 PM, Carisma; 6:45 PM, Rafy Burgos; 7:45 PM, Ricky Luis; 8:45 PM, Brenda K. Starr. Sat 6/19, 3 PM, Eternal; 4:15 PM, Nina y Su Orquesta Fuerta Impacto; 5 PM, Genero Grupo; 6 PM, Alvin Medina; 7 PM, Grupo Yuba; 8 PM, Serrenia en el Alba; 8:30 PM, Manny Manuel. Sun 6/20, 1:45 PM, la Misa; 3 PM, Orquesta la Crema; 4 PM, Hiram Martinez & Victor Olavarria; 5:30 PM, Abi-Cruz; 6:15 PM, Billy Rivera Orquesta; 7 PM, Bajo Viento; 7:45 PM, Africaribe; 9:15 PM, Tito Rojas. 773-292-1414.

HEALTHCARE FOR ALL! Lincoln Park, Stockton & LaSalle: Sat 6/19, noon-2:30 PM, Aerin Tedesco, Andrea Bunch & others. Political event also features speakers Howard Dean, Reverend Jesse Jackson, U.S. representative Jan Schakowsky & state senator Miguel del Valle. 312-233-8793.

JEFF FEST Milwaukee & Higgins: Fri 6/18, 5 PM, Montgomery Street Band; 7 PM, Shadows of Knight; 9 PM, Buckinghams. Sat 6/19, 4 PM, Dayna Malow; 5:30 PM, John Howell; 7:30 PM, Forbes Brothers; 9:30 PM, Rebecca Lynn Howard. 773-868-3010.

LAKEVIEW ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL Lincoln & Ashland: Sat 6/26, 12:30 PM, Hudson Chase; 2 PM, Segway; 2:30 PM, Robert Cornelius 7; 3:30 PM, Homunculus; 4:30 PM, Anne Harris; 5 PM, Yawo; 6 PM, Alice Peacock, Bartley Fritzsche; 8 PM, Colin Hay, Halfway Jane; 8:30 PM, Cathy Richardson Band. Sun 6/27, noon, Silver Atlas, Abi Cruz; 1:30 PM, Chicago Afrobeat Project; 2 PM, Mark Watson Band, Javier Mendoza Band; 3 PM, Mad Lab; 4 PM, Rico, Ripley Caine; 5 PM, Nadas; 5:30 PM, Frayne; 7:30 PM, Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise, Michael McDermott, Jerry DeVivo. 773-868-3010.

LINCOLN PARK FEST Clark & Armitage: Sat 6/19, 11 AM, Down the Line; 1 PM, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel; 2:30 PM, Janah; 4:15 PM, Waco Brothers; 6 PM, Calexico (see Critic's Choice). Sun 6/20, 11 AM, Blueprintmusic; noon, Steve Soloman; 12:30 PM, Urban Twang; 1:30 PM, Steve Soloman; 2 PM, Ralph Covert's Rock & Roll Circus; 4 PM, Lucy Kaplansky; 6 PM, Glenn Tilbrook & the Fluffers. 773-868-3010.

MOBFest Besides the shows below, MOBfest features panels with music industry professionals on Saturday, June 19, at the Metro, 3730 N. Clark. These include, at 11:30 AM, Strategic Music Marketing (Alternative Ways to Expose, Develop, Shop, and Promote); at 1 PM, A&R: Finding/Signing a Band Now; and at 2:30 PM, Demo Listening Panel. A demo swap takes place downstairs in Smart Bar at 4 PM. To register for a MOBfest laminate ($90 buys admission to the panels, a compilation CD, and access to all live-music showcases) call 773-938-1236 or see www.chicagomobfest.com.

Friday, June 18: Abbey Pub (3420 W. Grace, 773-478-4408), 9 PM, Catsplash; 10 PM, Adam Wyle; 11 PM, Peel; midnight, Chris Long.

Beat Kitchen (2100 W. Belmont, 773-281-4444), 10 PM, Bish; 11 PM, Lucius Warbaby; midnight, Arbo.

Bottom Lounge (3206 N. Wilton, 773-975-0505), Early show: 6 PM, Inept; 7:15 PM, Destrophy; 8 PM, Shades of Fiction; 8:45 PM, Reforma (all-ages). Late show: 10 PM, Yellowhammers; 11 PM, Nova Season; midnight, Blackmaker; 1 AM, Josh Todd.

Double Door (1572 N. Milwaukee, 773-489-3160), 9 PM, Suffrajett; 9:50 PM, Adored; 10:45 PM, Racer Mason; 11:40 PM, Matthew; 12:35 AM, Assassins.

Elbo Room (2871 N. Lincoln, 773-549-5549), 9 PM, Otis Gibbs; 9:45 PM, Jeff Harding; 10:30 PM, Republic; 11:15 PM, Lubriphonic; 12:10 PM, Grommits.

J.J. Kelley's (2455 Bernice, Lansing, 708-474-9977), 10 PM, Terminal Fix; 10:45 PM, Rebels Without Applause; 11:30 PM, Born Against Time; 12:15 AM, Dourpiece; 1 AM, Chemical Imbalance.

Martyrs' (3855 N. Lincoln, 773-404-9494), 10 PM, Cameron McGill; 11 PM, John Fournier; midnight, Brother Brother.

Metro (3730 N. Clark, 773-549-0203), Early show: 6 PM, Molemen (see Critic's Choice; all-ages). Late show: 11 PM, Ivory Wire; 11:30 PM, Stripping the Pistol; 12:15 AM, Lovehammers (18+).

Nevin's Live (1450 Sherman, Evanston, 847-869-0450), 9 PM, Inchworm; 9:45 PM, Delafields; 10:30 PM, Siderunners; 11:15 PM, Outlaw Family Band; midnight, Cutters (18+).

O'Malley's (11957 S. Pulaski, Alsip, 708-293-1837), 8:15 PM, Phistine Verona; 9 PM, Synikal; 9:45 PM, Marazene; 10:30 PM, Somber; 11:15 PM, A.D.D.; midnight, Milkplow.

Schubas (3159 N. Southport, 773-525-2508), 10:30 PM, Abstract Giants (see Spot Check); 11:45 PM, Bumpus.

Subterranean (2011 W. North, 773-278-6600), 9 PM, Drama; 9:45 PM, Lying in States; 10:30 PM, Life at Sea; 11:15 PM, Scotland Yard Gospel Choir; midnight, Bulldog.

Uncommon Ground (1214 W. Grace, 773-929-3680), 8 PM, Kristie Stremel; 9 PM, Dylan Rice; 10 PM, Turnpike Down.

Saturday, June 19: Abbey Pub (3420 W. Grace, 773-478-4408), 10 PM, DJ Risky Bizness; 10:30 PM, Rusty Chains; 11 PM, Reap; 11:30 PM, Linc; midnight, Mic One.

Beat Kitchen (2100 W. Belmont, 773-281-4444), 9 PM, Black Tiger; 10 PM, I/O; 11 PM, Forty Piece Choir; midnight, Second Sound.

Bottom Lounge (3206 N. Wilton, 773-975-0505), 10 PM, Ladies and Gentlemen; 11 PM, Sono; midnight, University.

Double Door (1572 N. Milwaukee, 773-489-3160), 9 PM, Mindsight; 9:50 PM, Shining Path; 10:45 PM, Swizzle Tree; 11:40 PM, Egostatic; 12:35 AM, Terminal Bliss.

Elbo Room (2871 N. Lincoln, 773-549-5549), 9 PM, Flossmor; 10 PM, Chicago Bones; 11 PM, Supermercado; midnight, Perfect Red; 1 AM, Loaded.

J.J. Kelley's (2455 Bernice, Lansing, 708-474-9977), 10 PM, Headlock; 10:45 PM, Maddface; 11:30 PM, Dead Envy; 12:15 AM, Bite the Hand; 1 AM, Bobaflex.

Martyrs' (3855 N. Lincoln, 773-404-9494), 10 PM, Clumsy Lovers; 11:30 PM, Carbon Leaf.

Nevin's Live (1450 Sherman, Evanston, 847-869-0450), 9 PM, It's; 9:45 PM, Phil Angotti; 10:30 PM, Epicycle; 11:15 PM, Mabel; midnight, Whitsend (18+).

The Note (1565 N. Milwaukee, 773-489-0011), 9 PM, Plane; 10 PM, King Radio; 11 PM, Textbook; midnight, American Cosmonaut; 1 AM, Rockit Girl.

O'Malley's (11957 S. Pulaski, Alsip, 708-293-1837), 8 PM, Index Case; 8:45 PM, Stash; 9:30 PM, Grigori 3; 10:15 PM, Smoke; 11 PM, Soul's Demise; midnight, No One.

Schubas (3159 N. Southport, 773-525-2508), 10:30 PM, Lavender Cabaret with Michelle "Toots" L'amour.

Subterranean (2011 W. North, 773-278-6600), 10 PM, 15 Minutes Late; 11 PM, Strategy Game; midnight, Ness.

Uncommon Ground (1214 W. Grace, 773-929-3680), 8 PM, Aaron Winters; 9 PM, Mikel Grubb; 10 PM, Erich Specht.

PILSEN CULTURAL FESTIVAL Harrison Park, Wood & 18th: Sat 6/19, 11 AM-7 PM, Ramon Marino, Chilaquiles, Mario Padilla, Alma Bohemia, Elizabeth Tapia & Nestor Corona, Chemo Ibarra, Membe, Netzaye. Sun 6/20, 11 AM-7 PM, Itzel Munoz & Ramon Marino, Haydee Marino, Diana Hinojosa & Rafel Cervantes, Animas Rupestres, Trova Nova, Adolfo "Fito" Ibarra, Colectivo Musical. 312-733-7651.

PRIDE FEST Halsted between Waveland & Grace: Sat 6/26, noon, Chezwick; 1:30 PM, Lakeside Pride; 4 PM, Zelma Davis; 4:45 PM, Loleatta Holloway; 5 PM, Liz Mandville Greeson; 5:30 PM, Suzanne Palmer; 6:30 PM, Kimi Hayes; 7:30 PM, Linda Clifford. 773-868-3010.

ST. GEORGE GREEK FESTIVAL St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 2701 N. Sheffield: Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Maggie Speaks. Sat 6/19, 4 PM, Hellas 2000. Sun 6/20, noon-10 PM, Hellas 2000. 773-525-1793.

ST. JOSAPHAT SUMMERFEST Belden between Southport & Wayne: Fri 6/25, 6 PM, Professor John; 8 PM, Katie Todd Band. Sat 6/26, 3 PM, Gary Stier; 5:30 PM, Lisa Derosia & Lush Budgett; 8 PM, Hello Dave. 773-327-8955.

ST. PRISCILLA'S SUMMER FUN CARNIVAL Church of St. Priscilla, 6969 W. Addison: Fri 6/18, 6 PM, Reely Dan (Steely Dan tribute); 8 PM, Infinity. Sat 6/19, 3 PM, Happy Hearts Polka Band; 6 PM, Person to Person; 8:30 PM, Ides of March. Sun 6/20, 3 PM, Zagata Ensemble; 4:30 PM, Jimmy Niteclub; 7 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. 773-545-6157.

STS. PETER & PAUL GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH GREEK FESTIVAL Lake & Wagner, Glenview: Fri 6/25, 6-11 PM, Hellenic Five. Sat 6/26, 5-11 PM, Hellenic Five. Sun 6/27, 3-11 PM, Hellenic Five. 847-729-2235.

SEGUIN MARKET Ogden & Central, Cicero: Sat 6/19, noon, Steve Richards; 1:30 PM, Bob West. 708-222-4253.

TASTE OF CHICAGO features live music on four Grant Park stages. Fri 6/25, Taste Stage, Columbus & Jackson: 12:30 PM, Gareth Woods; 2 PM, Lynda West; 3:30 PM, Chicago con Clase; 5 PM, Wendy Morgan; 6:30 PM, Michael Ross. Fun Time Stage, Balbo & Michigan: 11:30 AM, Just Us Kids; 12:30 PM, Kevin, Emma & Alan; 1:30 PM, Dave Kinnoin; 2:30 PM, Rappin' Tate; 3:30 PM, Kevin, Emma & Alan; 5:30 PM, Megan Lindsay Whitman. Fox Bandstand, Jackson & Lake Shore Dr.: 11:30 AM, Mother Was Right; 2 PM, Modern Day Romeos; 4:45 PM, Rico. Petrillo Music Shell, Columbus & Jackson: 5:30 PM, Teena Marie, Maurice Mahon. Sat 6/26, Fun Time Stage, Balbo & Michigan: 12:30 PM, Dave Kinnoin; 1:30 PM, Jason Gordon; 2:30 PM, Dave Kinnoin; 3:30 PM, Carl Ingles; 4:30 PM, Take Two; 5:30 PM, Jason Gordon. Fox Bandstand, Jackson & Lake Shore Dr.: 11:30 AM, Julia Huff Quartet; 1:30 PM, Hip Pocket; 3:30 PM, Chicago Drive; 5:30 PM, Vance Kelly. Sun 6/27, Fox Bandstand, Jackson & Lake Shore Dr.: 11:30 AM, Bang with Renea Taylor; 3 PM, Network; 5 PM, Carlos Cannon. Fun Time Stage, Balbo & Michigan: 11:30 AM, Dan LeMonnier; 12:30 PM, Ella Jenkins; 1:30 PM, Happiness Club; 2:30 PM, Missy Vail; 3:30 PM, Take Two; 4:30 PM, Carl Ingles; 5:30 PM, Missy Vail. 312-744-3370.

TASTE OF RANDOLPH STREET Randolph between Peoria & Racine: Fri 6/18, 5:15 PM, Todd Bowie; 6:30 PM, Hello Dave; 8 PM, Sonia Dada (see Spot Check). Sat 6/19, 1:30 PM, Changes; 3 PM, M's; 4:30 PM, Brendan Benson; 6 PM, Ted Leo/Pharmacists; 8 PM, Fountains of Wayne. Sun 6/20, noon-8 PM, Mofro, Dolly Varden, Air This Side of Caution, Dave Tamkin & Co.; 8 PM, Galactic. 312-458-9401.

Miscellaneous

ROBERT CODY Children's concert with Native American music and dance. Sat 6/19, 1:30 PM, Ryerson Woods, Riverwoods Rd. between Half Day Rd. (Rte. 22) & Deerfield Rd., Deerfield. 847-968-3321.

JIM GILL Free children's concert. Thu 6/24, 11 AM, Thomas Hughes Children's Library, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State. 312-747-4200.

AMY LOWE Free children's concert. Tue 6/22, 6:30 PM, Jacob Park, 4674 N. Virginia. 312-742-7511.

MELODEERS, AC ROCK perform at the a cappella music concert Extravaganza 2004. Sat 6/19, 3 and 7 PM, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie. 847-673-6300.

JUSTIN ROBERTS Children's concert. Sat 6/26, 11 AM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

JUSTIN ROBERTS Free children's concert. Thu 6/24, 6:30 PM, Fellger Park, 2000 W. Belmont. 312-742-7785.

UNDER THE PICASSO Daley Center Plaza, 50 W. Washington: Free noontime programs. Wed 6/23, School of the Performing Arts Dance Ensemble. Thu 6/24, Latin Street Dancing. 312-346-3278.

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