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Concerts

ALUMINUM GROUP performs on the roof at a grand-opening celebration for Millennium Park. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph. 312-742-1168.

AMERICAN ENGLISH (BEATLES TRIBUTE) Fri 7/16, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp, Aurora. 630-844-4396.

STEVE ANTHONY ORCHESTRA Ballroom dance concert. Sun 7/18, 2 PM, Willowbrook Ballroom, 8900 S. Archer, Willow Springs. 708-839-1000.

ANDREW BIRD, KEVIN COLE, ROBBIE FULKS, POI DOG PONDERING, JON WEBER & others perform in a large-scale concert entitled "Reflecting Chicago." Sat 7/17, 3:30 PM, Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan. 312-742-1168.

JIMMY BUFFETT & THE CORAL REEFER BAND Sold out. Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Alpine Valley Music Theatre, Highway D & Highway 120, East Troy, Wisconsin. 262-642-4400 or 312-559-1212.

CARIBBEAN RHYTHMS perform on the Great Lawn following the Sunrise Citywide Workout (preceded by a drum circle led by John Yost at 6:30 AM). Sat 7/17, 9 AM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

CHAMPAGNE JAMES, PSYCHO KILLER & others spin at the art exhibit "Blowin' Up;" free admission. Sat 7/10, 7 PM, Texas Ballroom, 3012 S. Archer (third floor). www.texasballroom.com.

CHICAGO IMMIGRANT ORCHESTRA Sun 7/18, 3:30 PM, Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan. 312-742-1168.

CHICAGO ON PARADE Music and dance on various stages, with AfriCaribe/Nuestro Tambo, Chicago Samba, Happiness Club, Kokyo Taiko, Mas Bands of Chicago Carifete, Na Kupuna Ukulele Club, Trinity Academy of Irish Dance & others. Sat 7/17, 12:30 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

ERIC CLAPTON, ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND Sat 7/17, 7:30 PM, United Center, 1901 W. Madison. 312-455-4500 or 312-559-1212.

ALICE COOPER Tue 7/13, 8 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212. Sun 7/18, 7 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 & U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

RALPH COVERT Sat 7/10, 11 AM, Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois, Rte. 53, Lisle. 630-719-2465 or 800-511-1552.

COWBOY JUNKIES Sun 7/18, 7:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

DJ PIKO PIKO, DJ ANDREW RIGSBY spin at a relaunch and release party for Bridge magazine. Sat 7/10, 7 PM, Schopf Gallery, 942 W. Lake. 312-421-2227.

DJ RILEY spins at a swing dance. Sun 7/11 and Sun 7/18, 7:30 PM, Willowbrook Ballroom, 8900 S. Archer, Willow Springs. 708-839-1000.

TOM DUNDEE Thu 7/15, 6 PM, Byron Roche Gallery, 750 N. Franklin. 312-654-0144.

GIPSY KINGS Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-902-1500.

COLIN HAY Fri 7/9, 7 PM, Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois, Rte. 53, Lisle. 630-719-2465 or 800-511-1552.

DON HENLEY, MADELEINE PEYROUX Mon 7/12, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

HI INFIDELITY Fri 7/9, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp, Aurora. 630-844-4396.

JOHN HIATT Tue 7/13, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

JULIO IGLESIAS Sun 7/18, 7 PM, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 847-671-5100 or 312-559-1212.

INCUBUS, SPARTA Wed 7/14, 7:30 PM, Allstate Arena, 6920 Mannheim, Rosemont. 847-635-6601 or 312-559-1212.

CAROLE KING Sold out. Thu 7/15, 7:30 PM, Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress. 312-922-2110 or 312-902-1500.

KISS, POISON, GELHEADS Fri 7/9, 7 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 & Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

K.D. LANG with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (see also listing in Classical). Sun 7/11, 7 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

TEDDY LEE ORCHESTRA performs at a ballroom dance. Sun 7/11, 2 PM, Willowbrook Ballroom, 8900 S. Archer, Willow Springs. 708-839-1000.

MADONNA See Critic's Choice. Sun 7/11, Mon 7/12, Wed 7/14, and Thu 7/15, 8 PM, United Center, 1901 W. Madison. 312-455-4500 or 312-559-1212.

PAT MCGEE BAND, GREAT BIG SEA, CLARKS 18+. Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

RIKKI MCRAE, HOWIE KANTOFF, JEFF FRELING Benefit for Evanston Community Development Foundation. Sun 7/18, 7 PM, Enterprise Development Foundation, 1020 Church, Evanston. 773-750-0406.

AUDREY MORRIS Free concert. Fri 7/16, 12:15 PM, lower-level auditorium, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State. 312-747-4300.

O.A.R., HOWIE DAY, MATT NATHANSON All-ages. Sat 7/10, 6 PM, New City YMCA, 1515 N. Halsted. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

PARAMOUNT'S PINK FLOYD LASER SPECTACULAR Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 & Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

PATHWAY PERFORMANCES with Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan, Downtown Sound, Farm Crew, Eric Leonardson, Hedwig Dances with Erwin Helfer, Lord of the Yum Yum, Ron Smolen, Sunnyside Up, Tamboula, Minianka African Drum & Dance Ensemble & others. Fri 7/16, 5 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

BRIAN PATTI ORCHESTRA performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 4 PM). Sun 7/18, 5 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

DICK SARLO ORCHESTRA performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 4 PM). Sun 7/11, 5 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

BENJAMIN SEARS & BRADFORD CONNER perform a tribute to Bing Crosby; free admission. Fri 7/9, 12:15 PM, lower-level auditorium, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State. 312-747-4300.

SOULSCAPE Free concert and fashion show with Shooting Gallery Fashions. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Springman Studio, 120 W. Kinzie. 773-354-6490.

STING, ANNIE LENNOX Sun 7/18, 7 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 & Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

3 DOORS DOWN, NICKELBACK, THREE DAYS GRACE Sat 7/10, 6:30 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 & Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

Rock, Pop, Etc.

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Wayne "the Train" Hancock, Riptones, Honeybees. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Dynamic Vibrations, Network, Garden Music, Farm Crew. Mon 7/12, 9 PM, Blaked, Rollo Tomasi, Bear Claw, Emily Shrine. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Second Sound, Thousand Year Stare. Fri 7/16 and Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Girlesque Burlesque (7/16 18+). 773-478-4408 or 866-777-8932.

BAD DOG TAVERN 4535 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thu 7/15, BLT. 773-334-4040.

BALLYDOYLE 5157 Main, Downers Grove: Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Phil Rockrohr & the Lifters, London Calling (Clash tribute). 630-969-0600.

BEACON TAP 1374 Lee, Des Plaines: Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Heathens. 847-296-2335.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant. Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Highway Band, Hillbilly Winos, Goat Motor. Sat 7/10, 9:30 PM, Sumner Douglas, Quilts, Argus, Spyderbyte. Sun 7/11, 8 PM, Scott Iseri & the Big Rock Show perform as part of the Mish Mash variety showcase, with comedian John Springsteen and a fiction reading by Jeffrey Goodman. Mondays, 10 PM, Pat McCurdy. Tue 7/13, 9 PM, Bluebottle, Ryan's Hope, Long Distance Runner, Lacquer. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Lucky Ned Peppers, Fundermin, Herb Eimerman with the August Band. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Zen Feat, Western Grand, Michael Ryan. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Miles, Carrier, Ofays. Sat 7/17, 9:30 PM, Linus, I/O, Fame. Sun 7/18, 8 PM, Kentucky Jelly & John Greenfield perform as part of the Mish Mash variety showcase, with a fiction reading by Jeb Gleason-Allured and films by Gym Jones. 773-281-4444.

BELLA VISTA ROOM 205 Main, Bensenville: Fri 7/16, 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 7/11, Carla Starla, RPS, Rhetoric, Mano. Sun 7/18, Andrew Emil, Pat Nice, Just Kevin, Nice Peter. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music at 9 PM. Fri 7/9, Magnafux, Knuckleduster, Prairietown. Sat 7/10, Lucida, the Plus, Darkmoor, Tender Branson. Fri 7/16, Redbird. 773-770-2039.

BOTTOM LOUNGE 3206 N. Wilton: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Demolition Doll Rods, Manhandlers, Afflictions, Dials, Lord of the Yum Yum. Sat 7/10, 7 PM, Cenobita, God Module, Dismantled, Mind Flux Funeral (18+). Sun 7/11, 8 PM, Dead Meadow (see Spot Check), Icarus Line, Battles (see Critic's Choice; 18+). Wed 7/14, 8 PM, Favorite Saints, Blower, My Were They, Comorevi Butterfly. Thu 7/15, 6 PM, Sparta (all-ages); 9 PM, Cells, It's, Twice Pipes, Claire De Lune. Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Menthol, Static Age, Something About Vampires & Sluts. Sat 7/17, 5 PM, Big Big Shoulders, Dear You, Hallow, Gone All Summer, Local Scene (all-ages); 10 PM, Broken Grass, Smokestack. Sun 7/18, 8 PM, Hammers of Misfortune, Bible of the Devil. 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 7/9, Jim Henning & James Wayman. Fri 7/16, Hammers & Adams. Sun 7/18, open mike hosted by Mighty Joe. 847-550-1127.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: Sundays, 11 PM, DJ Lucky & DJ Rockstar. Thursdays, 9 PM, Mike G., DJ Hurricane. 630-830-7200.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays, 10 PM Saturdays. Fri 7/9, Horton Brothers. Sat 7/10, Lisa Derosia & Lush Budgett. Fri 7/16, Chicago Catz. Sat 7/17, Riptones. 773-384-2547.

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Blue Eyed Son, Mark Sheehy Band, Applecake. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Latest, Hotel Brotherhood, Red Hot Pokerdots. 312-922-6392.

CARLUCCI'S 1801 Butterfield, Downers Grove: Sat 7/10, Thu 7/15, and Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Gigolo Johnny. 630-512-0990.

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.

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Music at 10 PM. Fri 7/9, Cry Baby. Fri 7/16, Big Breakfast. Sun 7/18, Room for Cream. 773-489-4757.

CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE 2970 Finley, Downers Grove: Sun 7/11, noon, Paul Allodi (no cover). 630-953-7095.

CLEARWATER THEATER 96 W. Main, West Dundee: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Green Mountain Grass, Freespace. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Blizzard of Oz (Ozzy Osbourne tribute), Marauder, Smoke, Chokehold, Orion Nine. Mon 7/12, 7:30 PM, These Green Eyes, Plunket (all-ages). Wed 7/14, 7:30 PM, One Step Behind (all-ages). Fri 7/16, 6 PM, Zao, Haste the Day, Love Is Red (all-ages). 847-836-8820.

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

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Music at 10 PM. Fri 7/9, Catfight, Aunt Janet. Sat 7/10, Cutlass, Barfly, Layman's Terms. Wednesdays, Blazing Saddles. Thursdays, Spazmatics. Fri 7/16, First Name Basis, 6 Over 7. Sat 7/17, Mike & Joe. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21661 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Elevation (U2 tribute). Sat 7/10, 10:30 PM, Renzo, Mr. Slate. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, X-Side. Sat 7/17, 10:30 PM, Punsapaya, Honestly. 847-541-4700.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Tue 7/13, DJ Plastic Crimewave. 773-489-6457.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Sat 7/10, 7 and 9 PM, Fri 7/16, 8 PM, and Sat 7/17, 7 and 9 PM, Colleen McHugh & Miriam Plotkin perform "Bastille Magnolias." Fri 7/9 and Fri 7/16, 10:30 PM, Night Owls with Dan Stetzel. Thu 7/15, 8 PM, Mark Oreskovich. 773-278-1830.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sat 7/10, noon, Siderunners, Night Callers. Sun 7/11, DJ Chris. Mon 7/12, DJ Gregor spins punk. Tue 7/13, Mike Cook. Wed 7/14, DJ Sappy. Thu 7/15, DJ Jen B. Sun 7/18, DJ Mike. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 7/9, 9 PM, J. Davis Trio, Baldwin Brothers, J.U.I.C.E. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Helen Stellar, Punsapaya, 8th Grade, Airiel. Tue 7/13, 9 PM, Cordy, 18 Speed Tranny, Zipperhead, Loaded. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Textbook, Darkmoor, Sunday Runners, Milk at Midnight, Gnomatic. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Fat Nut. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Buckethead's Giant Robot with Brain & House. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Aberrant, American Motherload, Silents, Ton. Sun 7/18, 9 PM, Inchworm, Val Emmich, MariZen. 773-489-3160 or 312-559-1212.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM. Fri 7/9, Rumor Has It. Sat 7/10, Sucker Punch. Thu 7/15, Dave Tamkin & Co. Fri 7/16, 20 Over. Sat 7/17, Mudwhistle. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 180 N. Smith, Palatine: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Modern Day Romeos, Members Only. Sat 7/10, 9:30 PM, Smoke Off Vinyl, Air This Side of Caution, X-Ray Roger Jimmy. Tue 7/13, 8 PM, Planet X, Big Electric. Wed 7/14, 9:30 PM, Covergurl. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Tantric. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Trippin' Billies (Dave Matthews tribute), Swing Crew. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Fabulous Janes. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Superbig, Pimps, Sudden Dark. Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Digable Cat, Dexter, Deuce, M-Lab, Adam Wyle. Sundays, 9:30 PM, Sumo. Tue 7/13, 8:30 PM, Straight Jack, Harmony of Lies. Wed 7/14, 9:15 PM, Funktion, O Vad Ya. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Ghost Story, WarBrides. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Souls for Rent, Jason Eller. Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Regels, Rubylith, Tall Dark Stranger, Emma Blowgun, Dylan Laing. 773-549-5549.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Pelican, Thrones, Defender, Sedan. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, We Ragazzi, Half-Cut, the Like Young (see Spot Check). Sun 7/11, 9:30 PM, Gays in the Military, Weather, Bunny Brains. Mon 7/12, 9:30 PM, XYZR_KX, Captain Exploder, Maria Photopulos, Joel Walter (no cover). Thu 7/15, 9:30 PM, Midstates, Gravenhurst (see Spot Check), Zelienople. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Decibully, Steve Burns, Roots of Orchis. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Clorox Girls. Sun 7/18, 8 PM, Pelt, Black Twig Pickers, MV & EE Medicine Show, Born Heller, Christina Carter. 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 7/17, JC & the Road Kings. 847-516-0300.

ESKAPE 350 McHenry, Buffalo Grove: Sat 7/10, 9:30 PM, Millions. 847-821-9000.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, and 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.

EXEDUS II 3477 N. Clark: Reggae nightly at 10 PM. Fri 7/9 and Wed 7/14, Dub Dis. 773-348-3998.

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

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Nitrous Foxide. Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Skinny Dippers. Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Libido Funk Circus. Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Smackdown. 847-593-2200.

FAMOUS PIZZA LOUNGE 2801 W. Chicago: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Robert Rial's Bakelite 78. 773-862-2834.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 7/9, 6 PM, Rockit Girl, Dirty Things, Violent Hour, Milk at Midnight. Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Pelican, Thrones, Taking Pictures, Sedan. Sun 7/11, 5 PM, Jungle Rot, 25 to Life, Enforsaken, Undo Tomorrow; 9 PM, Princess, Sugarbush, Galactic Federation of Love, No Bunny, Chow Billy. Wed 7/14, 6 PM, Comeback Kid, Blacklisted, Champion, Double Crossed; 10 PM, Amanda Woodward, Unpersons. Thu 7/15, 6 PM, Farewell My Enemy, Audition, Small Towns Burn a Little Slower, Ever We Fall. Fri 7/16, 6 PM, Folly, We're All Broken; 10 PM, Catheters, Dutchmen. Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Gravy Train, Mahjongg. Sun 7/18, 5 PM, Dakota/Dakota, Hanalei, May or May Not, Shark Pants (benefit for Child Link). 773-486-2700 or 800-594-8499.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Diblo Dibala & Matchatcha (see Critic's Choice), Paul Cebar & the Milwaukeeans. Wed 7/14, 8 PM, Carol Simbler, Barbara Harris, LaShaun McNicholas, Phyllis Renee Marconi. Thu 7/15, 8:30 PM, Blue Velvet Highway. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Brave Combo. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Bad Examples. 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

FIZZ BAR & GRILL 3220 N. Lincoln: Wednesdays, 9 PM, live karaoke. 773-348-6000.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Fri 7/9, 9:30 PM, Simmering. Fri 7/16, 9:30 PM, Mother Was Right. 630-416-4898.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 7/9, Michael Plishka hosts the Songsalive! showcase, with Anthony Whitaker, Herbie Gaines, and Becky Johnson. 773-489-5471.

GRAMERCY 2438 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM. Tuesdays, Mark Solotroff spins postpunk, minimal synth, and death rock. 773-477-8880.

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: No cover. Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Family Groove Company. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Acoustilingus. Wednesdays, 10 PM, Cornmeal. Thursdays, 10 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Underdogs. 773-525-7313.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, John Hasbrouck (see Spot Check) with Catfish Stephenson, Duenow, Twang Bang, Ellen Rosner, Lawrence Peters, Urban Djin, Steve Doyle, and Jenny Bienemann; Devil in a Woodpile opens. Tue 7/13 and Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Ike Reilly Assassination. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Terrapin Flyer. Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Pass It 'Round Again with Gary Camaro, James Weigel, Boy Howdy, and Sappy. 773-472-5139.

GUS'S PUB & GRUB 26960 N. Old McHenry, Lake Zurich: Music at 3:30 PM; no cover. Sun 7/11, Paul McKinney & friends. Sun 7/18, Jen Porter Duo. 847-487-7799.

HANDLEBAR 2311 W. North: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Wed 7/14, Mark Perak performs at "U-Lock Rock." 773-384-9546.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 7/9, 6:30 PM, Can-Ky-Ree; 10 PM, Pearly Sweets, Creepy D. Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Satellite 66, San Andreas Fault; 11 PM, John Ciba & Ethan D'Ercole spin. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Menthol, the Wes Hollywood Show, Specs (benefit for Sansculottes Theater Company). Thu 7/15, 8:30 PM, Dayna Kurtz. Fri 7/16, 9:30 PM, Tammy Faye Starlite, Trailers; midnight, Dag Juhlin & friends. Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Paper Airplane Pilots, Card Catalog; 11 PM, Disc Jockey CB, Mother Hubbard. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD MCDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Fri 7/9, 9:30 PM, Pat McCurdy. Sat 7/10, 9:30 PM, Terrapin Flyer, Catfish Jenkins. Fri 7/16, 9:30 PM, More Life Experience. Sat 7/17, 9:30 PM, Frizzy Lid, Patrick Capone. 773-929-0944.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Funkadesi, Hamsa Lila. 312-362-9707.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Thu 7/15, 8:30 PM, Son of Earth/Flesh on Bone Trio, Virgin Eye Blood Brothers, Wooden Wand & the Vanishing Voice, Number None. 773-772-9970.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Kindred the Family Soul, Peven Everett. Fri 7/16, 7 PM, Counting Crows, Graham Colton Band, Jem (sold out). Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Morrissey (sold out). Sun 7/18, 9 PM, Babyface. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 7/10, Shaking Tree. 312-245-0333.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Tuck Pence (acoustic show in the front bar). Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Hairbanger's Ball, One Hit Wonders. Wed 7/14, 10 PM, Dirty Rotten Imbeciles. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Then Again, El Guapo (in the front bar). 312-337-3486.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Rudi Protrudi (see Spot Check) with the Crookshanks; Powerknobs open. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Wingnuts, Steamroller, Redneck Exorcist, Johnny Vomit. Tue 7/13, 9 PM, Fade Series, Evans Out. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Bishop Don, Everyday Celebrity. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Bucky Halker & the Complete Unknowns, Seven Harkey & the Graves & Outlaw Family Band perform at "TwangOff." Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Knife of Simpson, Forgotten Four, Locked Sound, Leah Quinn All-Stars. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Nine Spot, Twelve AX2. 773-871-3757.

MANHATTAN'S 415 S. Dearborn: Bar and lounge; no cover. Saturdays, 9 PM, DJ Revolver. 312-957-0460.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Col. Bruce Hampton & the Code Talkers, Cornmeal. Sat 7/10, 6 PM, Andy White, Radoslav Lorkovic; 10 PM, Railroad Earth. Tue 7/13, 8 PM, Ozric Tentacles. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, 9 Miles Band, Ted Wulfers, Seth. Fri 7/16, 9:30 PM, Anne Heaton, Anne Harris. Sun 7/18, 9 PM, Roger Clyne. 773-404-9494.

MAXIM'S 24 E. Goethe: Tue 7/13 and Wed 7/14, 7 PM, Audrey Morris, Elizabeth Doyle, Bob Moreen, Bradford Newquist, Suzanne Petri perform at a Bastille Day celebration entitled "Let Them Eat Cake, and Drink Champagne." 312-742-1748.

MEMORIES 4358 N. Cicero: Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Whiskey Knights. 773-286-8640.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Brother Lowdown, Chocolate Covered Karma, John Condron & the Benefit (18+). Sat 7/10, 5:30 PM, the Dog and Everything, Triptii, Happy Endings, Witroy, Scheflo (all-ages); 11 PM, Prince Julian, DJ Pier Novikov (18+). Sun 7/11, 6:15 PM, Never Heard of It, Short Arm Trick, 15 Minutes Late, Amazing Transparent Man, Welton (all-ages). Wed 7/14, 6:30 PM, Saves the Day, Hot Rod Circuit, Boys Night Out (all-ages). Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Abstract Giants, Andreas, Contriband, P-1, DJ Everyday (18+). Sat 7/17, 6:30 PM, Liftpoint, Disonic, Renaissance, Mindsight (all-ages). Sun 7/18, 6:30 PM, Scarecrow Garden, Sue Generis, Fold (all-ages). 773-549-0203 or 312-559-1212.

MICHAEL'S STEAK & SEAFOOD 113 S. Emerson, Mount Prospect: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 7/10, Dave Tamkin & Julie Dutchak. Sat 7/17, Gypsy. 847-222-1822.

MINX 111 W. Hubbard: Music after 10 PM. Tuesdays, DJ Mike Conner, Perfect Red. 312-828-9000.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Erin Jordan. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Gel. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Breakin' Strings. Sun 7/18, 4 PM, Bob Bradley plays piano. 708-366-8073.

MORSELAND 1218 W. Morse: Supper club and bar; no cover. Fri 7/9, 9 PM, DJ Felix. Sat 7/10 and Sat 7/17, 9 PM, DJ V "Heavy." Sun 7/11 and Sun 7/18, 10 PM, DJ Copperpot & K-Kruz. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Brian Borden spins house, jazz, and disco. Thu 7/15, 10 PM, Fade Series. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Preston Klik's Ritual. 773-764-8900.

MULDOON'S 133 W. Front, Wheaton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 7/9, Sweet Time. Sat 7/10, Saturday Night People. Thursdays, Mike Brumfield. Sat 7/17, Tony Alvarez Band. 630-688-8866.

THE MUTINY 2428 N. Western: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Sat 7/10, Lucky Savage, Uncle Fister, Tension. Wed 7/14, Transformation 13, Commas, Capital O. Thu 7/15, Tapetum Band, By Any Other Name, Sonny's Reach. 773-486-7774.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 7/9, 3:30 PM, Covergurl. Sat 7/10, 11 AM, Monterrey; 3:30 PM, Soul Pigs; 8 PM, Heartsfield. Sun 7/11, 3:30 PM, Hillbillies From Space; 8 PM, Little Big Men. Mon 7/12, 1 PM, Arthur Lee; 5:30 PM, Flapjacks. Tue 7/13, 1 PM, Arthur Lee; 4:30 PM, Blazing Saddles; 8:30 PM, Redwalls (no cover). Wed 7/14, 11 AM, Arthur Lee; 3:30 PM, the Buzz; 8 PM, JP & the Cats. Thu 7/15, 11 AM, Arthur Lee; 3:30 PM, Ain't Lyin'; 8 PM, Stephanie Rogers Band. Fri 7/16, 11 AM, Arthur Lee; 3:30 PM, Ripleys. Sat 7/17, 11 AM, Naomi Ashley Band; 3:30 PM, Subversives; 8 PM, Jan James. Sun 7/18, 3:30 PM, Planet Strange; 8 PM, Nicholas Barron's Hyperactive. 312-595-7437.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Bear Claw, the Lou Reeds. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Monster Trux. Sun 7/11, 10 PM, Terrapin Flyer. Tue 7/13, 10 PM, Green Street. Wednesdays, 11 PM, DJ Stooby Helmsdeep (no cover). Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Numb, 5th Element, Infrared. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Urban Funk Ordinance. 773-489-0011.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Wed 7/14, 7 PM, D.R.I., Strong Intention, Unstable, Ratbag Hero (all-ages). Fri 7/16, 7 PM, Zao, Throwdown, Haste the Day, Undo Tomorrow (all-ages). 708-756-0600.

O'MALLEY'S 11957 S. Pulaski, Alsip: Tuesdays, 9 PM, Stellar Road. 708-293-1837.

ONTOURAGE 157 W. Ontario: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Thu 7/15, 7:30 PM, Red Revue burlesque dance show (benefit for City of Hope Cancer Center). 312-573-1470.

OTTO'S 118 E. Lincoln Hwy., De Kalb: Music at 10 PM. Fri 7/16, Riviera, Gold Coast Refuse. 815-758-2715.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9 PM. Fri 7/9, Los Gatos Diablos, Wellstones. Sat 7/10, Dugout. Sun 7/11, Craig Moorefield. Wed 7/14, Crap Engine. Thu 7/15, Dex Hudgins. Fri 7/16, Bargain Brodus, Lesser Scene. Sat 7/17, Cocktail Preachers. Sun 7/18, Sunday Night Trio. 773-486-9862.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Fridays, 10 PM, live karaoke. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Wonderful Smith (no cover). Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Analog Saves the Planet, Age of the Rifle (no cover). 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 7/9, Knee Deep. Wed 7/14, Stretchers. Fri 7/16, Fairlanes. Sat 7/17, Johnny Payne & the Blue Olives (no cover). 815-477-0340.

POTTER'S PLACE 29 W. Jefferson, Naperville: Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Neil Rose Band. 630-355-9165.

REDFISH 400 N. State: Music in the Voodoo Lounge at 9:30 PM. Sat 7/17, Twisted Jazz. 312-467-1600.

RHYTHM 1108 W. Randolph: Fridays and Saturdays, 10 PM, and Wednesdays, 9 PM, drum circle (preceded by a beginner drum lesson an hour prior to start time). Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Sancocho, Ethan Sellers Band. 312-492-6100.

RIVERS 30 S. Wacker: Fri 7/9, 5 PM, Neil Rose Band. 312-559-1515.

SANCTUARY CAFE Redeemer Church, 1006 Gillick, Park Ridge: Fri 7/16, 7:30 PM, Darwin's Dilemma (no cover). 847-823-3634.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 7/9, 7 PM, Vienna Teng, Teitur, Ben Arthur, Abra Moore (18+); 10 PM, Ambulance Ltd., the Reputation, Robbers on High Street. Sat 7/10, 7 PM, Angel Dean & Sue Garner (see Critic's Choice), Peter Salett; 10 PM, Album Leaf, Helio Sequence (see Spot Check), Movies. Tue 7/13, 9 PM, Pilot to Gunner, Chalet Chalet, Hirudin. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Josh Holmes, Chris Shaffer, Granian. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, New Year, Pinebender, Rivulets (18+). Fri 7/16, 7 PM, and Sun 7/18, 8 PM, John Wesley Harding's All Male Threesome with Scott McCaughey & Dag Juhlin. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, New Year, Pit Er Pat, Architecture. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Good Life, Low Skies, McCarthy Trenching. 773-525-2508.

7TH STREET SPACE 106 S. 7th, De Kalb: Music at 9 PM. Mon 7/12, Best Friends Forever, Elusive Rapmaster Ensemble, Icarus Syndrome, Cooks. Wed 7/14, Landing, Dragon, Portrait Sound Painting. 815-787-3875.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant with music in the Blue Crab Lounge at 7:30 PM; no cover. Thu 7/15, Lubriphonic. 312-527-2722.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 10:30 PM. Tuesdays, 20 Over (no cover). Thursdays, DJ Aaron Chase. Fri 7/16, Steepwater Band. 847-991-2150.

SNUGGERY SALOON & DINING ROOM Union Station, Canal & Adams: Music at 3:30 PM. Thu 7/15, Neil Rose Band. 312-441-9334.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Upstairs in the Cabaret Room: Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Palaxy Tracks, After Dark, Fivehead, Stealth Blue. Sat 7/10, 9:15 PM, Bad Vibes, Peel. Sun 7/11, 9 PM, Mabel, Radiant Darling, Snaggs. Mon 7/12, 9 PM, Your Enemies Friends, Burning Bright, Read Yellow, Kill Radio. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, K-Raz, Shane Jonas Sextet, Shara. Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Arks, Lucida, Lacona. Fri 7/16, 10 PM, the Vanishing, Miss Alex White, Mouse Rocket, Telenovela. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, the Changes, Starlite Desperation, Walter Meego. Sun 7/18, 9 PM, Somewhere in Between, Free Space, Continuum. 773-278-6600 or 800-594-8499.

TASTE OF PERU 6545 N. Clark: Thursdays, 7:15 PM, Noel Rivera. 773-381-4540.

TUTTO ORSI 324 S. Racine: Wednesdays, 7 PM, Ester Hana. 312-421-3636.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Fri 7/9, 7 PM, Ryan Power; 9 PM, Robb Benson; 10 PM, Timothy Daniel, Amber Rubarth. Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Seth Horan; 9 PM, Jeff Libman; 10 PM, Brad Cole & the Second Story. Sun 7/11, 7 PM, James Mitchell; 8 PM, Tracy Walker; 9 PM, Joel Walter, Red Wheelbarrow. Thu 7/15, 8 PM, Matt Minchew. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 10 PM. Fri 7/9, Juice Fairy, Zach & the Walk-Ins. Sat 7/10, Rudi Protrudi (see Spot Check) with the Crookshanks; Gravetones open. Thursdays, 8 PM, band demo showcase hosted by Jamie Duffy & Ray Baltic (bands may bring in recordings; no cover). Fri 7/16, Hazing Kate. Sat 7/17, Knucklehead. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Saturdays, 11 PM, and Fridays, 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Sundays, 10 PM, Heather Horton Band; 1 AM, Steve Kouba. Mondays, 10 PM, Jen Porter's Fabulous Trio. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, Lonie Walker. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Heather Horton; 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. 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 7/9, Three Bean Salad, Kato the Houseboy. Sat 7/10, Mike & Joe. Thu 7/15, Charleston Sound Machine. Fri 7/16, Horizontal Motion, Rubber. Sat 7/17, Groover Washington, Paramours. 630-264-2739.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 7/9, Phil Circle & Guilty, Jack Salamander, Chuck's Wagon. Sat 7/10, Dan Miles. Fri 7/16, Angry Daisies, Rick Cruz. Sat 7/17, Bed Bugs. 312-943-7815.

WHEATON GRAND THEATER 123 Hale, Wheaton: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Long Forgotten, Lenore, Until I Bleed Dry, Close to Home. Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Villains of Verona, Perfect Mistake, Spread, Sour Deluxe, Wrong Kind of Good. Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Duces Aces, Matthew, Anything but Joey, Ludo, Earth to Steve. 630-221-0667.

WISE FOOLS PUB 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM. Fri 7/9, Shamier. Sat 7/10, Blue Dogs. Tuesdays, Mr. Blotto. Wed 7/14, John Wasem. Sat 7/17, This Is Exploding, Arbo. 773-929-1300.

Hip-Hop

Concerts

ALL NATURAL, DIVERSE & others perform in a large-scale concert entitled "Reflecting Chicago." Sat 7/17, 3:30 PM, Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan. 312-742-1168.

DE LA SOUL, SB Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Harold Washington Cultural Center, 4701 S. King Dr. www.neosoul

explosion.com.

Hip-Hop

Clubs

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.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Diverse, Illogic, Thaione Davis (see the Meter), APOC. 773-486-2700 or 800-594-8499.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Endangered Species, Urbanized Music, Profound, Jrunk Unklz, Garden Music, Rusty Chains, Wordz, DJ Ricochet & A8crew DJs. 773-472-5139.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Tue 7/13, 9:30 PM, Longshot, Illanotix, Rusty Chains, DJ Striz, DJ Spontaneous. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Thu 7/15, 8 PM, Big Boi, Sleepy Brown (see Spot Check; benefit for music education programs in the Chicago Public Schools). 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Tue 7/13, 9 PM, Will Wes & DJ Flash G. 773-525-2422.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Mon 7/12, 9 PM, John Legend, Spade, Jrunk Unklz, All Natural (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.

XAVIER'S CLUB 4500 S. Western: Tuesdays, 8 PM, K-SO G hosts "Impact Night" spoken-word and slam showcase, with a hip-hop DJ between and after sets. 773-376-1992.

Dance

STEVE "SILK" HURLEY, DERRICK CARTER spin on the Bank One Promenade South at a grand-opening celebration for Millennium Park. Fri 7/16, 10:30 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1168.

ESP WOODY MCBRIDE, JOSH WERNER spin at Chicago SummerDance. Wed 7/14, 6:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

PAUL OAKENFOLD, SANDRA COLLINS, JOHNNY CHAOS, AGENT 47, R.J. PICKENS, MIKE KHOURY, MILI SEFIC 18+. Sat 7/17, 8 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

LUMNI 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, DJ Mike G. Saturdays, DJ Too Smooth, DJ Too Much Funk. Thursdays, 6 PM, DJ OuttaControl; 9 PM, DJ Spin. 847-397-3100.

ARTFUL DODGER 1734 W. Wabansia: DJs spin music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Saturdays, DJ DuJuan. 773-227-6859.

BACCHUS 2242 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 6 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). 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); no cover. 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. 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. 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). Third Wednesday of every month, midnight, DJ Pervy spins 80s new wave. 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, DJ Apocalypse, Chris Gin & Nate Manic spin techno, industrial, new wave, and house (no cover). Thursdays, Dirty MF & DJ Kenwood spin hip-hop, house, reggae, and old school. 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. Sundays, Tobias & Trancid spin electro and old school. Tuesdays, Gene Farris spins house. 773-235-9100.

BIOLOGY BAR 1516 N. Fremont: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, Sundays, and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 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. Tue 7/13, 9 PM-2 AM, Frank Orrall. 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.

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. 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. Second Friday of every month, Miss Foozie hosts a talk show. 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." Thursdays, Rock-O-Mix & Fast Freddy spin cumbia and Spanish pop. 773-325-2233.

CLUB PM 2047 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin 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, DJ OuttaControl. 847-952-8555.

CROBAR 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Thursdays through Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Saturdays, Marc Ryan, Teri Bristol, Nathan Scott. Sun 7/11, Tracy Young. Thursdays, Marc Ryan, Shaun T, Andrew Vonn. Sun 7/18, Greg Drescher. 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 7/12, String Theory (live), DJ Touch Master Infinity, DJ Striz, DJ M50, DJ Ray_Rod. 773-489-6457.

DARKROOM 2210 W. Chicago: No cover. Fri 7/9, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ 4BZ, A Guy Called Gary, DJ Hide & Brian Borden spin at "Sunny Side Up," hosted by Mwelwa. Sat 7/10, 10 PM-3 AM, Bear Who? & the Pamp spin hip-hop, neosoul, and Latin grooves, with DJ Sheik. Sun 7/11, 8 PM-2 AM, Jason Mojica & John Dugan spin at a party hosted by online magazine The Modernist. Mon 7/12, 8 PM-2 AM, Brian Jones spins music from the 70s and 80s. Tuesdays, 10 PM-2 AM, Michael Lacey spins downtempo, dub, jazz, and ethnic. Wednesdays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ I-Ron & DJ Alo spin hip-hop with weekly guests. Thu 7/15, 10 PM-2 AM, Brock & Tobias spin rock. Fri 7/16, 10 PM-2 AM, Zac Jones & Gene Compton spin underground house and nu jazz. Sat 7/17, 10 PM-3 AM, Fathom DJ. 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.

DOOR 21 151 W. Ohio: Fridays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJs spin hip-hop, salsa, and reggae. 312-458-9079.

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.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, and 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. spin 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. Tue 7/13, 8 PM, Guitar Center Spin Off Regional Finals with Eric Cea, Melvin Green, Stephan Roselini, and Roger Dickerson. 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.

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 10 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Jesse de la Pena, Karlos G. Saturdays, Matt Warren. Thursdays, DJ Mood. 312-527-5600.

HYDRATE 3458 N. Halsted: Fridays, 5-10 PM, DJ Steve K. spins lounge, electro, and new jazz. Tuesdays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJ Jeremy (no cover). Wednesdays, 8 PM-4 AM, Chris Eterno (no cover). Thursdays, 10:30 PM, Greg Drescher. 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). Thursdays, DJ Mass Transit. 773-394-2066.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Thu 7/15, 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.

LAVA LOUNGE 859 N. Damen: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Second Friday of every month, Trancid & Tobias spin at "No Labels, Please" (no cover). 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, Droots, Rik Shaw & Soljah spin reggae. 773-281-9900.

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Mondays, Mike O'Connell, Mike Hodgkiss. Tuesdays, DJ Dread Scott. 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, and 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.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Electronica All-Star Blowout (benefit for DJ Pap). 773-404-9494.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Sat 7/17, 11:30 PM, DJ Gil Burns, Maven (18+). 773-549-0203 or 312-559-1212.

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). 773-862-8686.

MORETTI'S RISTORANTE 1645 W. Jackson: Saturdays, 10 PM, DJ Frankie J. spins salsa and 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 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 $#&@!. Sundays and Wednesdays, Jeff Moyer spins electronic dance. Mondays, DJ Eleven spins glam, thrash, heavy rock, and metal. Tuesdays, Dave Roberts & Kristine spin shoegazer and Britpop. Thursdays, Dave Roberts spins new wave. 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. Saturdays, 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. 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, 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. Thursdays, 9 PM-4 AM, DJ Frank Orrall, Jernell Geronimo, 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. 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.

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.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 7/9, Johnny Fiasco, Dayhota, Alena. Sat 7/10, Colette, Brian G. 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 7/15, Black Sun Empire, MF, Midway, Kee & Cringer. Fri 7/16, Brett Johnson, DJ Heather. Sat 7/17, Justin Long, Dan X, Alena, Andrew Emil, Mike Pugh. 773-549-4140.

SONOTHEQUE 1444 W. Chicago: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Sundays through Fridays, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fri 7/9, Viker Duplaix (see Spot Check). Saturdays and Thursdays, Anthony Nicholson. Sundays, DJ Rik Shaw spins reggae, dub, and dancehall. Second Monday of every month, DJ Nice Station Zebra, DJ Yves St. LeRoc. Tuesdays, DJ Courtland hosts guest DJs for the "Supreme Court Hearings." Wednesdays, Joe Bryl & 4BZ. 312-226-7600.

SOUND-BAR 226 W. Ontario: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 7/9, Hernan Cattaneo. Saturdays, John Curley, Chris Tomasone, Jernell Geronimo, Shaka 23, Jay Prasad. Sun 7/11, Niki Haris, Joe Gauthreaux. Fri 7/16, Lee Burridge, Nic Fanciulli. 312-787-4480.

SPIN 800 W. Belmont: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Peter Mavrik & VJ Terp. 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. 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 nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Alvin Ease, Jay Funk & Disco Miyigi. Saturdays, 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. Wednesdays, 6 PM-1:30 AM, David Chavez & Caswell James spin deep house. 773-278-6600.

TEN56 1056 N. Damen: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Saturdays, Refried Beats with DJs Mass Transit, J-Biz & Spinello. Sundays, DJ Rich Rock. Mondays, DJ Dan Ryan. Tuesdays, DJ Rudy & DJ Tankboy spin alternative rock, punk, and new wave. 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. Saturdays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna, DJ Goose, Jay Funk. Thursdays, Jay Funk. 312-491-9729.

UPTOWN LOUNGE 1136 W. Lawrence: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM; no cover. Saturdays, Sean Patrick spins funk, soul, disco, hip-hop, and acid jazz. Wednesdays, Trew & Verb spin funk, soul, disco, hip-hop, and old school. Thursdays, DJ Spin. 773-878-1136.

VERMILION 10 W. Hubbard: Saturdays, 10 PM-2 AM, Sergio Pires spins Latin American and Indian dance music (no cover). 312-527-4060.

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 7/9, DJs spin hip-hop and house. Sat 7/10, John Fleming, D:Fuse, Kenneth Thomas, Julian "Jumpin'" Perez. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Ruski Razmer performs Russian and European dance music. Sat 7/17, Johan Gielen, Jondi & Spesh, Chris Walsh. 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 Structure, John Borto & 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, DJ Storm. Saturdays, DJ Phatman. Mondays, DNS & Monna spin jazz and house. Tuesdays, DJ Kenny spins house. Wednesdays, Mike Pierce & St. Marc spin underground dance. 773-529-9135.

ZELLA 1983 N. Clybourn: Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, DJ Karlito. 773-549-2910.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fri 7/9, Derrick Carter, Sativa, Jay Funk, Jon Huang, Uniko, Nate "Gonzo" Ganz, John Daminato, Urban Kut, Zebo, MC Chronic G. Saturdays, Psycho Bitch, Andre Harris, DJ PNS, Boy Wonder, Chris Mix. Mondays, Derrick Carter, Diz, Hiroki. Fri 7/16, Kevin Yost, Paul Anthony, Sativa, Jay Funk, Jon Huang, DJ Send, Sean Alvarez, DJ Anthony, MC Chronic G, Brandon S. 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. Saturdays, Billy the Kid, DJ Markski, Brett Lee, Hollywood Bob, DJ Angel, D Double J. 630-985-1111.

Folk & Country

Concerts

ADAMS & WABASH CANNONBALLS perform at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Fri 7/16, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

COOPER, NELSON & EARLY Free concert. Sun 7/11, 8 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4626 N. Manor. 312-742-7529.

COSMIC OTTERS perform string-band music for square and contra dancing, with caller Tom Senior. Mon 7/12, 8 PM, Park View Lutheran Church, 3919 N. Monticello. 773-777-7822 or 847-329-9173.

GEBHARD WOODS DULCIMER FESTIVAL See Fairs & Festivals.

GRASSLANDS QUINTETTE Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean, Woodstock. 815-338-5164.

ANNE HILLS, JAMIE O'REILLY Reservations required. Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Folk Community House (call for address), Skokie. 773-262-3696.

LOOSE CHANGE perform at an opening for the exhibition "New Corporate Gallery Artists 2005"; free admission. Sat 7/17, 2 PM, Northwest Cultural Council/Kimball Hill Galleries, 5999 New Wilke, Rolling Meadows. 847-956-7966.

MALONE FAMILY Free concert. Sun 7/11, 7 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4626 N. Manor. 312-742-7529.

RICK NEELEY & MERIDIAN GREEN Tribute to Bob Gibson. Sat 7/10, 7:30 PM, Village Square, 37 S. Main, Sandwich. 815-878-2693.

SAVOY-DOUCET CAJUN BAND Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Wilson Hall, Fermilab, Kirk & Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.

TONY SCHUELLER'S DESERT HIGHWAY Sat 7/17, 7:15 PM, Ryerson Woods, Riverwoods Rd. between Half Day Rd. (Rte. 22) & Deerfield Rd., Deerfield. 847-968-3321.

SMALL POTATOES perform, followed by a presentation by Kenneth R. Robertson entitled "Tall Grass Prairie Community in Illinois." Sat 7/17, 7 PM, Village Green, Prairie Crossing, Belvedere Rd. south of Rte. 120 and west of Rte. 45, Grayslake. 847-543-1202.

KATIE SULLIVAN BAND, LEADFOOT Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th. 773-445-3838.

WOODStock Folk FESTIVAL See Fairs & Festivals.

Folk & Country

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Wayne "the Train" Hancock, Riptones, Ken Mottet & the Western Casuals. 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. Tue 7/13, Sunnyside Up. 773-334-4040.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Thursdays, Twang Night hosted by Chuck Pinney, with music by Chuck's Wagon. 773-395-3002.

BILL'S BLUES 1029 Davis, Evanston: Music at 9 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays. Sun 7/11, Bill Camplin performs "The Dylan Project." Sun 7/18, None of the Above Folk Cabaret. 847-424-9800.

BORDERS BOOKS & MUSIC 1144 Lake, Oak Park: Saturdays, 9 AM, song circle. 708-386-6927.

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.

CHIEF O'NEILL'S PUB 3471 N. Elston: No cover. Sun 7/11, 4-7 PM, traditional Irish session with Pay Broaders & Brendan McKinney. Tue 7/13, 8-11 PM, traditional Irish session with John Daly & Brendan McKinney. Sun 7/18, 4-7 PM, traditional Irish session with Dennis Cahill & Kieran O'Hare. 773-473-5263.

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 7/16, Seamus O'Kane & Jimmy Moore. Sat 7/17, Mulligan Stew. 773-282-7035.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Anne Hills, Jamie O'Reilly, Michael Smith (in the SideBar). Tue 7/13, 8:30 PM, Corky Siegel & James Lee Stanley. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Cindy Fee (in the SideBar). 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

GROUNDS FOR APPEAL ESPRESSO BAR & CAFE 3242 S. Oak Park, Berwyn: Fri 7/9, 7 PM, Mike Casey. 708-749-2233.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, John Hasbrouck (see Spot Check) with Catfish Stephenson, Duenow, Twang Bang, Ellen Rosner, Lawrence Peters, Urban Djin, Steve Doyle, and Jenny Bienemann; Devil in a Woodpile opens. 773-472-5139.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Bering Strait. 312-337-3486.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 7/12, 9:30 PM, Gan Bua (no cover). Wed 7/14, 8:30 PM, Hillbilly Winos, Motion to Fix (no cover). 773-404-9494.

METROPOLIS COFFEE COMPANY 1039 W. Granville: Sundays, 6 PM, Tangleweed. 773-764-0400.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Thursdays, 8 PM, Irish session hosted by Theresa Shine & John Shine. 708-366-8073.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 7/9, 11 AM, Bert Cattoni Band. 312-595-7437.

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

RED LINE TAP 7006 N. Glenwood: Tue 7/13, 8:30 PM, Back Porch Ramblers (no cover). 773-274-3239.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Mon 7/12, 7 PM, Foghorn Stringband, Eric Noden. 773-525-2508.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEE HOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Fri 7/9, 8:15 PM, Meridian Green. Fri 7/16, 8:15 PM, Jano. Sat 7/17, 2 PM, song circle. 630-969-9720.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Scottish McMillan. 773-929-3680.

Blues, Gospel, R&B

Concerts

LURRIE BELL, BILLY BRANCH & THE SONS OF BLUES, OTIS CLAY, DAVID "HONEYBOY" EDWARDS, SHARON LEWIS, REGINALD MCCRACKEN & THE TRUE VOICES OF CHRIST GOSPEL CHOIR, JOHN PRIMER, KOKO TAYLOR & others perform in a large-scale concert entitled "Reflecting Chicago." Sat 7/17, 3:30 PM, Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan. 312-742-1168.

RODNEY BROWN & HOTROD WITH ROOSEVELT PURIFOY Thu 7/15, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

ROBERT CRAY, MARCIA BALL Wed 7/14, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

I Have a Vision Community Gospel FEST See Fairs & Festivals.

Blues, Gospel, R&B

Clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 7/9, 9 PM, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble with Jimmy Burns. 312-642-6805.

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.

BILL'S BLUES 1029 Davis, Evanston: Music at 9 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays. Fri 7/9, Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers. Sat 7/10, Phil Guy & the Chicago Machine. Tue 7/13, Liz Mandville Greeson hosts the jam. Thu 7/15, Chainsaw Dupont. Fri 7/16, Pistol Pete. Sat 7/17, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. 847-424-9800.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, Howard Scott & the World Band with Joanna Connor. Mondays, Fri 7/16, and Sat 7/17, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 7/13, John Primer Band with Big Time Sarah, Charlie Love Band with Nellie Travis. Wed 7/14, Matthew Skoller Band with Lurrie Bell and Peaches. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, Linsey Alexander Band with Nellie Travis. Sundays and Thursdays, Shirley Johnson Band. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 7/16 and Sat 7/17, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band with Joanna Graham. 312-661-0100.

B.L.U.E.S. 2519 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, John Primer & the Real Deal Band. Sun 7/11, Sam Goode. Mon 7/12, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 7/13, Jimmy Burns. Wed 7/14, Pistol Pete. Thu 7/15, Liz Mandville Greeson. Fri 7/16, Michael Coleman & the Backbreakers. Sat 7/17, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-528-1012.

BOSSMAN BLUES CENTER 3500 W. Lake: Thursdays, 8 PM, Big D & His Band. 773-722-8744.

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 7/9, 5:30 PM, Fruteland Jackson; 9 PM, Mighty Mo Rogers, Joe Moss. Sat 7/10, 6 PM, Harmonica Hinds; 9:30 PM, Guitar Shorty (see Critic's Choice), Willie Kent & the Gents. Sun 7/11, Willie Kent & the Gents. Mon 7/12, Brother John hosts the jam. Tue 7/13, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Wed 7/14, Charlie Love. Thu 7/15, Percy Strothers. Fri 7/16, 5:30 PM, Eric Noden; 9 PM, Tinsley Ellis, Vino Louden. Sat 7/17, 6 PM, Quintus McCormick; 9:30 PM, Coco Montoya, Matthew Skoller. Sun 7/18, Joanna Connor. 312-427-0333.

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Music at 10 PM. Sat 7/10, Quartet Blue. 773-489-4757.

CHORD ON BLUES 106 S. First, Saint Charles: Music at 10 PM. Fri 7/9, Tinsley Ellis. Sat 7/10, Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers. Sat 7/17, Chris Duarte. 630-513-0074.

CLEARWATER THEATER 96 W. Main, West Dundee: Fri 7/16, 10:30 PM, Albert Cummings. Sat 7/17, 8:30 PM, DRRT, Blue Voodoo. 847-836-8820.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Sun 7/11 and Sun 7/18, 5 PM, "Stop by the Church: A Gospel Cabaret" with KT McCammond, Daryl Nitz, Jimmy Odom, Carla Parker. Wed 7/14, 8 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. 773-278-1830.

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

ESCAPE 310 Northwest Hwy., Fox River Grove: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 7/10, Howard & the White Boys. 847-516-0300.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Ronnie Baker Brooks. Tue 7/13, 8:30 PM, Corky Siegel & James Lee Stanley. 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

FLAMINGO 6644 S. Cottage Grove: Mondays, 9 PM and midnight, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Crumar. 773-684-0600.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Tenry Johns. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Rhythm Rockets (preceded by swing dance lessons at 7:30). Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Howard Scott & the World Band. 630-416-4898.

GATOR'S PUB & GRILL NORTH 1719 N. Rand, Palatine: Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Mars Blues Band. 847-705-0555.

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.

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Music at 9 PM. Thu 7/15, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. 312-943-2252.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Music at 8:30 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays (no cover), 9:30 PM Saturdays. Sat 7/10, Motor City Josh. Tue 7/13, Mike Wheeler Trio. Thu 7/15, Mike Wheeler hosts the blues jam. Sat 7/17, Trouble No More. 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 7/9, 9 PM, Johnny Winter, Eric Sardinas. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

HOUSE OF BLUES BACK PORCH STAGE 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 7/9, Terrance Simien. Mondays, Joanna Connor. Thu 7/15 and Fri 7/16, Chicago Playboys. Sat 7/17, Jimmy Burns. 312-923-2000.

JERRY'S 4838 W. 183rd, Country Club Hills: Sundays, 7-11 PM, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Third Thursday of every month, 7-11:30 PM, Snatch Inc. 708-647-6519.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Les Getrex & Creole Cookin'. Sat 7/17, 9 PM, Earma Thompson. 773-348-7592.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM; Detroit Junior plays piano at 8 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 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, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, Charlie Love. Fri 7/16 and Sat 7/17, Eddy Clearwater, Linsey Alexander Band. 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. Mondays, Chainsaw Dupont. 773-493-3477.

MULDOON'S 133 W. Front, Wheaton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 7/16, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 630-688-8866.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, BBI. Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Together. 312-595-7437.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM. Sat 7/10, Nicholas Barron. Sat 7/17, Dave Specter. 773-252-1155.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 412 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays; no cover. Fri 7/9, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. Thu 7/15, Keith Scott Trio. 847-243-3700.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Sat 7/10, Doug McDonald & the Blue Mirror Band. 815-477-0340.

REDFISH 400 N. State: Music in the Voodoo Lounge at 9:30 PM. Fri 7/9, Keith Scott. Sat 7/10, Jimmy Burns. Fri 7/16, Bob Davis. Sat 7/17, Twisted Jazz. 312-467-1600.

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Fri 7/9, 9:30 PM, Pinetop Perkins, James Wheeler, Ariyo, Bob Stroger. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, L'il Smokey Smothers with Ariyo. Tue 7/13, 10 PM, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Thursdays, 9:30 PM, Eddie Taylor Jr. with Ariyo & Tony Manguillo. Fri 7/16, 9:30 PM, and Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Terry Evans. 773-342-0452.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant with music in the Blue Crab Lounge at 7:30 PM; no cover. Sun 7/11, Quintus McCormick. Tue 7/13, Dave Specter. 312-527-2722.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 10:30 PM. Fri 7/9, Nigel Mack. Sat 7/10, Roy Hytower. Sat 7/17, Pistol Pete. 847-991-2150.

Jazz

Concerts

1,2,3,4 Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Buddy, 1542 N. Milwaukee. 773-342-7332.

FRED ANDERSON, MAGGIE BROWN, OSCAR BROWN JR., TERRY CALLIER, VON FREEMAN, RAMSEY LEWIS, REGINALD R. ROBINSON, 8 BOLD SOULS & others perform in a large-scale concert entitled "Reflecting Chicago." Sat 7/17, 3:30 PM, Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan. 312-742-1168.

NICK BISESI QUARTET Free concert. Fri 7/9, 12:10 PM, Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-4570.

BOPOLOGY Free concert. Thu 7/15, noon, Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp, Aurora. 630-844-4396.

RODNEY BROWN & HOTROD WITH ROOSEVELT PURIFOY Thu 7/15, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

LESLEY BYERS & THE JAZZ CATS perform at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Sat 7/17, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

EDDIE CHAPPEL & BOBBI WILSYN Free concert. Fri 7/16, 7 PM, Columbus Park Refectory, 571 W. Jackson. 312-427-1676.

NATALIE COLE Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

CREPUSCULE Professional and student musicians perform improvisational jazz percussion throughout the park, concluding with a group concert. Sun 7/18, 5 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

JOHNNY FRIGO QUINTET Sun 7/18, 2 PM, Glendora House, 10225 S. Harlem, Chicago Ridge. 708-755-8312 or 708-425-4596.

FAREED HAQUE & THE INDO-PAK JAZZ COALITION, GORAN IVANOVIC & KAHIL EL'ZABAR perform on the rooftop terrace at a grand-opening celebration for Millennium Park. Fri 7/16, 10:15 PM, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph. 312-742-1168.

HORNER PARK JAZZ BAND Free concert. Fri 7/16, 6:30 PM, Brands Park, 3259 N. Elston. 773-478-2414.

JUBA COLLECTIVE WITH KAHIL

EL'ZABAR Free concert. Tue 7/13, 5:30 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-280-2660.

STEVE OLIVER Thu 7/15, 6:30 PM, Park Grill, Millennium Park, 11 N. Michigan. 312-521-7275.

MATT OLSEN, HANS STURM, MICHAEL KOCOUR, JOAN HICKEY, JOEL SPENCER perform with Northwestern University's Summer Jazz Ensemble. Sat 7/17, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

JOANIE PALLATTO & SPARROW WITH THE MACHINE BAND Free concert. Tue 7/13, 12:15 PM, Millennium Monument, Michigan & Randolph. 312-744-6630.

BILL PORTER ORCHESTRA Free concert. Tue 7/13, 6:30 PM, Legion Park, between Peterson & Foster at the Chicago River. 312-742-7516. Wed 7/14, 6:30 PM, McFetridge Park, 3843 N. California. 312-742-7585.

REVOLUTIONARY SWING ORCHESTRA Free concert. Tue 7/13, 6:30 PM, South Lakeview Park, 1300 W. Wolfram. 312-742-7785.

CERQUA RIVERA ART EXPERIENCE WITH JOHNNY FRIGO, CORKY SIEGEL, AND ORBERT DAVIS perform "Jazz Pie: A Moving Musical Slice of America." Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Dance Center of Columbia College, 1306 S. Michigan. 312-344-8300.

ALISON RUBLE TRIO Free concert. Fri 7/16, 12:10 PM, Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-4570.

TWO FOR BRAZIL Free concert. Thu 7/15, 7:30 PM, Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar, Northbrook. 847-272-6224.

MARSHALL VENTE & TROPICALE Sun 7/18, 8 PM, aboard the Windy, departing from Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-5472.

PAUL WERTICO TRIO Free concert. Fri 7/9, 12:15 PM, Millennium Monument, Michigan & Randolph. 312-744-6630.

Jazz

Clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 7/9, noon, Franz Jackson Quartet with Kim Cusack. Fridays, 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet; 9 PM, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. Saturdays, 6 PM, and Sundays, 7 PM, Martin Bany River North Quartet. Sat 7/10, 9:30 PM, Von Freeman Quintet. 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, Bobby Lewis/Jim Ryan Quintet; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wednesdays, noon, Rich Moore & 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 7/16, noon, Franz Jackson. Sat 7/17, 9:30 PM, Julia Hoff Quintet. 312-642-6805.

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

BILL'S BLUES 1029 Davis, Evanston: Music at 9 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays. Wed 7/14, Steve Hashimoto hosts a jazz jam. 847-424-9800.

BISTRO MARGOT 1437 N. Wells: Restaurant; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, Heather Moran. 312-587-3660.

BRAXTON'S SEAFOOD GRILL Oakbrook Mall, 3 Oakbrook Ctr., Oak Brook: Fri 7/16, 7:30 PM, BMR4. 630-574-2155.

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

CAFFE DE LUCA 1721 N. Damen: Thursdays, 8 PM, Sam Macy & Dan Effland. 773-342-6000.

CANDLESTICK MAKER 4432 N. Kedzie: Music at 9 PM; all-ages. Fri 7/9, Jessica Billey, Bud Melvin, Justin Brown, Steven Hess. Fri 7/16, Jacob Wick. Sat 7/17, Ed Wilkerson, Tatsu Aoki, Michael Zerang. 773-463-0158.

CARLUCCI'S 1801 Butterfield, Downers Grove: Sat 7/17, 7 PM, Frank D'Rone Trio. 630-512-0990.

CARLUCCI'S 250 Marriott, Lincolnshire: Fri 7/9, 7 PM, Elaine Dame Duo (no cover). 847-478-0990.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Sundays, 5 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. 847-647-8282.

CHARLEMAGNE LOUNGE Hotel Baker, 100 Main, Saint Charles: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 7/9, Paulinho Garcia Duo. Sat 7/10, Neal Alger & Typhanie Monique. Fri 7/16, Mark Colby Duo. Sat 7/17, Steve Ramsdell Duo. 630-584-2100.

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Music at 10 PM. Sat 7/10, Quartet Blue. Sat 7/17, Maralyn Gaza Trio. 773-489-4757.

CHICAGO BEACH CAFE Theater on the Lake, Fullerton & Lake Shore Dr.: Sundays, 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 7/9, Dave Simone Trio. Sat 7/10, Ed Coward Trio. Tue 7/13, Dave Allen. Wed 7/14, Dan Myers. Thu 7/15, Bob Davis Trio. Fri 7/16, Greg Vasquez 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.

COQ D'OR Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton: Piano bar and restaurant; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM, Vince Willis; 9:30 PM, Craig Lanigan & Arlene Bardelle. Saturdays, 11:30 AM-3:30 PM, Sami Scot. Sundays, 8:30 PM, Colleen McNabb & Tom Muellner. Mondays, 7 PM, Bob Moreen; 9:30 PM, Sami Scot. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Bob Moreen; 9:30 PM, Colleen McNabb, Tom Muellner, and Bill Klewitz. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7 PM, Elizabeth Doyle; 9:30 PM, Craig Lanigan & Arlene Bardelle. 312-932-4623.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Wed 7/14, 8 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. 773-278-1830.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Tue 7/13, 9:30 PM, Nicole Mitchell Trio. Wed 7/14, 9:30 PM, Josh Berman Ensemble. 773-276-3600 or 800-594-8499.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music on the deck at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 7/9, Mike Louie Trio. Sat 7/10, Matt Erion Trio. Fri 7/16, Airborne. Sat 7/17, Montage. 630-377-9222.

ETA SQUARE 7558 S. South Chicago: Mon 7/12, 7 PM, Dee Alexander, Detour. 773-752-3955.

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 7/11, 7:30 PM, Rob Parton Orchestra. 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.

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

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 7/9, 9:30 and 11:30 PM, Crosswind. Sun 7/11, 8 PM, Sandy Lomax (no cover). 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 DOOR TAVERN 678 N. Orleans: Thursdays, 9 PM, Jimijon Jazz Experience (no cover). 312-664-5496.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fridays, 5-8 PM, Ben Rudolph (no cover). Fri 7/9, 9 PM, and Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Franz Jackson & His Jazz Entertainers. Fridays, 1:30-4 AM, Green Mill Quartet (no cover). Saturdays, midnight-5 AM, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 7/11 and Sun 7/18, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Trio. Mon 7/12, 9 PM, Grazyna Auguscik Quintet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Deep Blue Organ Trio. Wed 7/14, 9 PM, Ryan Cohan Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, and Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Von Freeman Quartet. 773-878-5552.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Thu 7/15, 9 PM, Lowdown Brass Band, Expansion Project, Shane Jonas Sextet. 773-472-5139.

HAPPY VILLAGE 1059 N. Wolcott: Bar with beer garden. Mondays, 9 PM, Louis Stockwell Organ Quartet (no cover). 773-486-1512.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, David Jennings Acoustic Ensemble. 773-465-8005.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Mon 7/12, 9:30 PM, Second Class Citizens. Thursdays, 9:45 PM, Kelly Hogan & the Wooden Leg. 773-227-4433.

HOTEL INTERCONTINENTAL 505 N. Michigan: Music in the salon and bar; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Thursdays, 8 PM, Judy Roberts. 312-944-4100.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Mondays, 9 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. Tue 7/13, 7 PM, Spider Saloff, Jeremy Khan, Bill Sheldon perform "The French-American Songbook," in a pre-Bastille Day celebration. Sat 7/17, 9 PM and midnight, Poncho Sanchez. 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 7/9 through Sun 7/11, Cedar Walton Trio (see Critic's Choice). Tue 7/13 through Sun 7/18, Taylor Eigsti Trio. 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. Wednesdays, John Kattke Trio. 312-595-5299.

JULIUS MEINL COFFEEHOUSE 3601 N. Southport: Music at 8 PM. Fri 7/9, Damian Espinosa Duo. Fri 7/16, Musicaverde. 773-868-1857.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 6:30 PM, Kimberly Gordon (no cover). Fri 7/9, 8:30 PM, and Sundays, 8:30 PM, Spider Saloff & the Uptown String Trio. Fri 7/9, 10 PM, Soulio. Mon 7/12, 9 PM, Hyper Harp. Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach Quartet (no cover). Fri 7/16, 10 PM, Matt Ulery's Narnia Quartet. 773-348-7592.

MICHAEL'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Wed 7/14, 7 PM, Andy Meacham Trio (no cover). 630-446-4001.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Five After Five. 708-366-8073.

MORSELAND 1218 W. Morse: Supper club and bar; no cover. Sun 7/11, 7 PM, Petra Van Nuis. Sun 7/18, 7 PM, Martin Metzger. 773-764-8900.

MULDOON'S 133 W. Front, Wheaton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Wed 7/14, Dave Miller Group. 630-688-8866.

96TH FLOOR LOUNGE 96th floor, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: Music at 7:30 PM. Wed 7/14, Professor John Duo. 312-787-9596.

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 7/9 and Sat 7/10, Dave Specter Organ Trio. Mondays, Mike Kocour Trio. Tuesdays, Ron Perrillo Trio. Wednesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Fri 7/16, Tito Carrillo Quartet. Sat 7/17, Scott Stevenson Quartet. 847-328-0399.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 412 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays; no cover. Sat 7/10, Lucy Smith Quartet. Tue 7/13, Lucy Smith Duo. Fri 7/16, Nicholas Barron's Hyperactive. Sat 7/17, Tito Carrillo Quartet. 847-243-3700.

PHILANDER'S OAK PARK 1120 Pleasant, Oak Park: Sat 7/10, 9 PM, Elaine Dame Trio (no cover). 708-848-4250.

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

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 7/9, Gephart Long Quartet. Sat 7/10, Ken Cheney Trio. Sundays, Russell Alan Rowe Trio (no cover). Mondays, Alison Ruble & Jeremy Kahn (no cover). Tuesdays, Typhanie Monique & Neal Alger (no cover). Wednesdays, Steve Evans Quartet. Thursdays, Frank Russell Trio. Fri 7/16, Jeannie Tanner Quartet. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay Rd., Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Tuesdays, Mark Madsen (no cover). Fri 7/16, Da Duo Di Flippo De Santo. 847-266-1313.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Tue 7/13, Carl Leukaufe, Grant Strombeck, Dan Shapera & Brian O'Hern. 773-276-9730.

RAMADA INN 4900 S. Lake Shore Dr.: Fridays, 7 and 8:30 PM, Jazz Masters with Gina Gibson. 773-288-5800.

RENAISSANCE CHICAGO HOTEL 1 W. Wacker: Fridays and Saturdays, 5-7:30 PM, Denise LaGrassa. 312-372-7200.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant with music in the Blue Crab Lounge at 7:30 PM; no cover. Sun 7/18, Elaine Dame. 312-527-2722.

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

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 7/15, 9:30 PM, Jason Stein Group, Guillermo Gregorio Ensemble. 773-862-3616.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Matt Geraghty Project. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Mondays, 1 AM, Mark Madsen. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, Lorna Boston; 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 7/9 and Sat 7/10, Malachi Thompson's Freebop Band. Sundays, 6:30 PM, jam session with saxophonist Dennis Winslett & percussionist Kobie Watkins. Wednesdays, Greg Ward & friends. Thu 7/15, Vincent Davis Quartet. Fri 7/16, Warren Smith's Chicago Band. Sat 7/17, Greg Ward Quartet. 312-791-9050.

WHEATON GRAND THEATER 123 Hale, Wheaton: Mon 7/12, 8 PM, Around 3 performs followed by a jazz jam hosted by Dave Miller. 630-221-0667.

ZZA ZZO 551 N. Ogden: Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Denise La Grassa Quartet. 312-733-9000.

Experimental

Clubs

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Wed 7/14, 9:30 PM, Richard Pinhas (see Critic's Choice) & Jerome Schmidt. 312-362-9707.

International

Concerts

BEMBEYA JAZZ performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM); see Spot Check. Fri 7/9, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

ASWAH GREGGORI & THE ENFORCERS Free concert. Sun 7/11, 4 PM, Wrightwood Park, 2534 N. Greenview. 312-742-7816.

IVY QUEEN, BABY RASTA Y GRINGO, CHECA, 90 MILLAS, JULIO ACOSTA, SUCIO, BOODAH, INSTINTO BORICUA Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 773-227-4266 or 312-559-1212.

ANGEL MELENDEZ & 911 MAMBO ORCHESTRA perform on the Bank One Promenade South. Sat 7/17, 10 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1168.

PATHWAY PERFORMANCES with Contriband, Chris Gilmartin & Wes Cihosz, Gingarte Capoeira, Golosa, Las Guitarras de Espana, Morikeba Kouyate & the Jaliya Ensemble, Mosaic, Motion to Fix, Dan Nicky & Blue Lotus Tribe, Alex Udvary, Webb Brothers & others. Sat 7/17, 3:30 PM, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

PLENA LIBRE performs at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). See Critic's Choice. Thu 7/15, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

JOSE VALDES & THE MAMBO ALL-STARS perform at Chicago SummerDance (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM). Sat 7/10, 7:30 PM, Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison & Balbo. 312-742-4007.

WATERHOUSE Free concert. Tue 7/13, 7 PM, City Park, 275 Parkway, Lincolnshire. 847-444-9600.

International

Clubs

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

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. Sat 7/10 and Sun 7/11, Indika. 773-348-3998.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Diblo Dibala & Matchatcha (see Critic's Choice), Paul Cebar & the Milwaukeeans. 708-788-2118 or 312-559-1212.

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

GATOR'S PUB & GRILL NORTH 1719 N. Rand, Palatine: Sat 7/10, 10 PM, Gizzae. 847-705-0555.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 7/9, 9:30 PM, Tamburitza Rroma, Balkan Cabaret. Sat 7/10, 10:30 PM, Victor & Connie Parra's Mambo Express. Fri 7/16, 9 PM, Funkadesi, Hamsa Lila. Sat 7/17, 9 PM and midnight, Poncho Sanchez. 312-362-9707.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Wednesdays, 10 PM, Carlos Ortega Combo. 773-348-7592.

MORSELAND 1218 W. Morse: Supper club and bar; no cover. Tue 7/13, 10 PM, DJ Cojoe B spins reggae. 773-764-8900.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Sundays, midnight, Papa G spins reggae. Thursdays, 10 PM, Chicago Samba (with dance lessons). 773-489-0011.

TASTE OF PERU 6545 N. Clark: Fridays, 7:15 PM, Trio Peru. 773-381-4540.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Sundays, 8 PM, Roots Revival with Joe Thomas & Elliot Taggart. 312-266-7761.

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 7/16, 9 PM, Ruski Razmer performs Russian and European dance music. 312-266-2114.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 7/9, Dub Dis. Sat 7/10, Hydro, Baaro. Sundays, Gizzae. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis (no cover). Wednesdays, DJs spin dancehall. Thu 7/15, DJ Rufus. Fri 7/16, Peter Tosh Celebration Tour. Sat 7/17, Ark Band, Indika. 773-327-4273.

Classical

TZIMON BARTO, JULIA FISCHER & CLAUDIO BOHORQUEZ piano, violin & cello (Schumann, Brahms, Dvorak). Mon 7/12, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

BONNIE CAMPBELL & DIANA SCHMUCK clarinet & piano, in a free concert (Martinu, Shostakovich, Hindemith, Cowell). Mon 7/12, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

CHICAGO CHAMBER MUSICIANS (Nielsen, Schubert, Mozart). Thu 7/15, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Leonard Slatkin, conductor, with pianist Garrick Ohlsson in all-Rachmaninoff programs. Sun 7/11, 7 PM, John Axelrod & Charles Floyd, conductors, with vocalist K.D. Lang & clarinetist Larry Combs (Copland & others). Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Christoph Echenbach, conductor, with pianist Tzimon Barto, violinist Julia Fischer & cellist Claudio Bohorquez (Brahms, Beethoven). Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with pianist Tzimon Barto (Dvorak, Grieg, Chopin). Sun 7/18, 7 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with violinist Erik Schumann & cellist Dimitri Maslennikov (Shostakovich, Dvorak, Beethoven). 847-266-5100.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Joseph Glymph conducts a free concert (Wagner, Saint-Saens, Tchaikovsky). Sun 7/11, 3 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-341-1521.

MARK DAMISCH piano, in a free concert (Gershwin, Chopin, Barber, Dello Joio, Mussorgsky). Sun 7/18, 2 PM, Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar, Northbrook. 847-272-6224.

DUPAGE OPERA THEATRE with soprano Sarah Hibbard, tenor Todd Kowallis & baritone Scott Skiba (Verdi, La traviata). Sun 7/11, 3 PM, and Tue 7/13, Fri 7/16, and Sat 7/17, 8 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Park & Fawell, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

ELGIN YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Leslie B. Dunner conducts Dvorak's "New World" Symphony in a children's concert. Sat 7/10, 11 AM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

CHRISTOPHER FALZONE piano, in a free Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Mendelssohn, Debussy). Wed 7/14, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph: Fri 7/9, 6:30 PM, and Sat 7/10, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with violinist Ilya Kaler (Corigliano, Prokofiev, Wagner). Sun 7/11, 3 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor (Corigliano, Glinka, Brahms, Verdi, Suppe, Rimsky-Korsakov, Ginastera, Gershwin). 312-742-4763.

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan: Fri 7/16, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with violinist Rachel Barton, pianist Valentina Lisitsa, harpsichordist David Schrader, sopranos Jonita Lattimore & Elizabeth Norman & the Grant Park Chorus (Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Copland, Corigliano). Sat 7/17, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with mezzo-soprano Jennifer Larmore (Corigliano, Mahler, Shostakovich). Sun 7/18, 6:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with cellist Alban Gerhardt (Corigliano, Elgar, Shostakovich). 312-742-4763.

MICHAEL HENOCH, LARRY COMBS, DENNIS MICHEL, DAN GINGRICH & DEBORAH SOBOL oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn & piano, perform music of Mozart in a free concert. Tue 7/13, 5:45 PM, St. James Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. 312-787-7360.

HOLY NAME CATHEDRAL ORGAN RECITALS Holy Name Cathedral, 735 N. State: Sun 7/11, 4 PM, Rhonda Sider Edgington. Sun 7/18, 4 PM, John Clodig. 312-664-6963.

REBECCA HUNTER carillon. Sun 7/18, noon, St. Chrysostom's Church, 1424 N. Dearborn. 312-944-1083.

JULIUS MEINL COFFEEHOUSE 3601 N. Southport: Music at 8 PM. Sat 7/10, Sharon Chung & Herine Coetzee. Sat 7/17, harpist Marguerite Lynn Williams. 773-868-1857.

LIGHT OPERA WORKS performs Broadway songs in its summer benefit concert. Wed 7/14, 7:30 PM, Evanston campus, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago, Evanston. 847-869-6300.

VERONICA MITINA & MARY LUTZ sopranos, in a free concert (Puccini, Mozart, Cilea, Rachmaninoff & others). Sat 7/10, 2 PM, St. James Chapel, Quigley Preparatory Seminary, 103 E. Chestnut. 312-787-8625.

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE CHOIR, ORCHESTRA & WIND ENSEMBLE Don Owens, Phil Peters & Rollo Dilworth conduct a free concert (Beethoven, Whitacre, Grainger). Sat 7/10, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE GUITAR RECITAL Free admission. Fri 7/9, 7:30 PM, Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, 700 University, Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE HONORS CHAMBER RECITAL Free admission. Fri 7/16, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE SOLO & CHAMBER RECITAL Free admission. Sun 7/11 and Sun 7/18, 3 PM, Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, 700 University, Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SUMMER BAND & NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE WIND ENSEMBLE Don Owens conducts a joint concert (Whitacre, Owens, Reed, Vaughan Williams). Wed 7/14, 7 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SUMMER ORCHESTRA Robert G. Hasty, conductor, with violinist Minghuan Xu (Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev). Sun 7/11, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC Joseph Glymph conducts a free concert (Glinka, Tchaikovsky, Hu/Hungye). Sun 7/18, 3 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-341-1521.

RAVINIA STEANS INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG ARTISTS Fri 7/9 and Sat 7/10, 5:45 PM, Sun 7/11, 1 and 4:45 PM, Wed 7/14, 2 PM, and Fri 7/16, 5:45 and 10:30 PM, Bennett-Gordon Hall, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

TILL BY TURNING performs music of Sofia Gubaidulina. Sun 7/11, 2 PM, Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division. 773-276-1500.

MARK VALENTI piano, in an outdoor concert (Prokofiev, Bach, Debussy). Sun 7/18, 6 PM, Trinity United Methodist Church, 9849 S. Winchester. 773-445-5300.

WHEATON BAND FESTIVAL Memorial Park, 208 W. Union, Wheaton: Fri 7/16, 7:30-9 PM, and Sat 7/17, 5:30-9 PM, Chicago Brass Band, Fox Valley Concert Band, Crystal Lake Concert Band. 847-577-7468.

In-Stores

SANDY ANDINA Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

BRILL BABIES Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1 N. La Grange Rd., La Grange. 708-579-9660.

JULIO CUOMO Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

DR. COOL & PRIDE Sat 7/17, 11 AM, Borders Books & Music, 3233 Lake, Wilmette. 847-256-3220.

FRANK TRIBES Fri 7/16, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

TOM HENRY Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

JEREMY MICHOR Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1 N. La Grange Rd., La Grange. 708-579-9660.

PLENA LIBRE See Critic's Choice. Wed 7/14, 5 PM, Virgin Megastore, 540 N. Michigan. 312-645-9300.

AMANDA SENA Sat 7/17, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

SEVEN DAY RUN Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

TRISTEN Sat 7/17, 5 PM, Record Emporium, 3346 N. Paulina. 773-248-1821.

VEE DEE Sat 7/10, 5 PM, Record Emporium, 3346 N. Paulina. 773-248-1821.

WISHING CHAIR Sun 7/11, 2 PM, 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.

BUCK'S ROCK 'N' ROLL GRILL 183 Main, Lake Zurich: Music at 7 PM Fridays, 3 PM Sundays; no cover. Sun 7/11, open mike hosted by Bobby Rex. 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.

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.

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

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.

HOG HEAD MCDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Wed 7/14, 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.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: No cover. Sun 7/18, 9 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.

TASTE OF PERU 6545 N. Clark: Saturdays, 7:30 PM, open mike. 773-381-4540.

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.

Fairs & Festivals

BENFEST Irving Park & Leavitt: Fri 7/16, 7 PM, One Hit Wonders; 9 PM, Afrodisiacs. Sat 7/17, 1 PM, Somewhere in Between; 3 PM, Muck Brothers; 5 PM, Brother Brother; 7 PM, Robert Cornelius 7; 9 PM, Funkadesi. Sun 7/18, 1 PM, St. Benedict Festival Orchestra; 3 PM, Members Only; 5 PM, Catfight; 7 PM, Mr. Blotto. 773-665-4682.

BROOKFEST JayCee/Ehlert Park, Gerritsen & Elm, Brookfield: Fri 7/16, 7:15 PM, Cryan' Shames; 9:30 PM, Ides of March. Sat 7/17, 3 PM, Smilin' Bob; 5 PM, Trevor Matthews; 7:15 PM, Anthony Gomes; 9:30 PM, Molly Hatchet. Sun 7/18, 3 PM, Daryl James; 4:30 PM, Detours; 6 PM, Catch-22; 7:45 PM, Fabulous Janes. 773-868-3010.

CHICAGO FOLK & ROOTS FESTIVAL Welles Park, 2333 W. Sunnyside: Sat 7/10, 1 PM, Special Music by Special People; 2 PM, Lenny Marsh; 2:30 PM, Coro de las Americas; 3:15 PM, Chicago Afrobeat Project; 3:30 PM, Swing Sets; 4:45 PM, Les Yeux Noirs; 5 PM, Hector Silviera y Su Orquesta; 6:30 PM, Bembeya Jazz (see Spot Check); 8:15 PM, Los Amigos Invisibles (see Critic's Choice). Sun 7/11, 1 PM, Devil in a Woodpile; 1:50 PM, Sunnyside Up; 2:55 PM, Savoy-Doucet Cajun Band; 3 PM, Foghorn Stringband; 3:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile; 4:45 PM, Redd Volkaert; 5:30 PM, Brave Combo; 6 PM, Mystick Krewe; 6:30 PM, Holmes Brothers; 8:15 PM, Subdudes. Festival also features storytellers, music & dance workshops & children's entertainment. 773-728-6000.

DEARBORN GARDEN WALK & HERITAGE FESTIVAL Dearborn & Goethe: Festival features classical music in various gardens on the walk. Sun 7/18, noon-5 PM, Tremont Winds, violinist Katherine Hughes, guitarist Hector Fernandez. 312-632-1241.

FAMILY FEST & CRAFTS FAIR Independence Park, Central & Stewart, Evanston: Sat 7/17 and Sun 7/18, 11 AM, Joel Frankel. 847-864-2660.

FISH FEST Lake County Fairgrounds, 50 S. Rte. 45, Grayslake: Festival features Christian music. Sun 7/18, noon-10 PM, Jars of Clay, Rebecca St. James, Audio Adrenaline, Jaci Velasquez, Skillet, Plus One, KJ 52, Tree 63, Matthew West, Barlow Girls, Warren Barfield, Hawk Nelson. 630-833-3733 or 800-965-9324.

GEBHARD WOODS DULCIMER FESTIVAL Gebhard Woods State Park, 250 Ottawa, Morris: Sat 7/10 and Sun 7/11, 10 AM-6 PM, Mike Anderson, Steve Endsley, Dale Evans, Molly Freibert McCormack, Tull Glazener, Jon Hall, Neal Hellman, Diane Ippel & Rob Williams, Lindseys, Bill Robinson & Friends, Merv Rowley, Tony Scarimbolo, Cynthia Shelhart, Anna Stange, Joann Surber, Rick Thum, Alex Usher, Kendra Ward & Bob Bence & others. Festival also features music workshops & children's activities. 708-331-6875.

I HAVE A VISION COMMUNITY GOSPEL FEST Hoard Park, 7200 S. Dobson: Sat 7/10, 11 AM-9 PM, Expressions of Praise, Holy Worshipping Warriors, Miriam, Lighthouse Productions, Felecia Brown, Jacqueline Williams, Bryant Young, No Longer Bound Ministries & others. 773-643-8056 or 773-288-3307.

IRISH AMERICAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Fri 7/9, 6 PM, Fonn Mor; 6:30 PM, Katie Sullivan; 8:30 PM, Kelly Hogan & Nora O'Connor with Gan Bua; 9 PM, McCabes; 10 PM, North & South. Sat 7/10, 12:30 PM, Dooley Brothers, Chancey Brothers; 3 PM, Dyed in the Wool; 4 PM, Makem Brothers; 5 PM, Larkin Brothers, Academy of Irish Music; 6 PM, Pipes & Drums of the Emerald Society; 6:30 PM, Cherish the Ladies; 7:30 PM, Heritage Singers; 8 PM, Kelly Hogan & Nora O'Connor with Gan Bua; 8:30 PM, Chicago Celtic Pipe Band; 9 PM, Lost Souls of the Great Lakes; 9:30 PM, Salthill Mines. Sun 7/11, noon, Dooley Brothers; 12:30 PM, Baal Tinne; 2:45 PM, Misericordia Heartbreakers; 3 PM, Brogue, Irish Music School of Chicago; 3:45 PM, Makem Brothers; 5:30 PM, Fonn Mor, Heritage Singers; 6 PM, Shannon Rovers; 6:30 PM, Leahy; 8 PM, Gan Bua. Festival also features dance performances, cultural exhibits & children's entertainment. 773-282-7035.

LIFEWAY BASTILLE DAY 5K RUN, WALK & BLOCK PARTY Jackson & Aberdeen: Fri 7/9, 6:30-10 PM, Afrodisiacs & others. 773-868-3010.

LINCOLN PARK SAVINGS BANK CLASSIC CAR SHOW Lincoln Park Savings Bank, 1946 W. Irving Park: Sat 7/17, 9 AM-2 PM, Rte. 66, Tims & Jims Show. 773-525-2023.

LINCOLNWOOD FEST Proesel Park, Kostner & Morse, Lincolnwood: Fri 7/9, 5:30 PM, Mauds; 8:30 PM, Eleventh Hour. Sat 7/10, 5:30 PM, Small Time Dave; 8:30 PM, Cryan' Shames. Sun 7/11, 4 PM, Guitar Street; 7:30 PM, Ronnie Rice. 847-679-5760.

NEIGHBORHOOD BOYS & GIRLS CLUB FAMILY FEST & CARNIVAL Neighborhood Boys & Girls Club, 2501 W. Irving Park: Fri 7/9, 6 PM, Eklypse; 7 PM, Rival; 9 PM, MST. Sat 7/10, 2 PM, area high school bands; 6 PM, Angry Chair (Alice in Chains tribute); 7:30 PM, Animation (Rush tribute); 9 PM, War Pigs (Black Sabbath tribute). Sun 7/11, 6:30 PM, Power Play. 773-463-4161.

OLD ST. PAT'S WORLD'S LARGEST BLOCK PARTY Madison & Desplaines: Benefit for Old St. Patrick's Church. Fri 7/16, 5-10:30 PM, Guster & others. Sat 7/17, 5-10:30 PM, Wallflowers & others. 312-648-1590.

PEACE FEST Cricket Hill, Lincoln Park, Montrose & the lake: Sat 7/10, noon, Hemp; 1 PM, Sisters of the Dark Moon; 2 PM, Egnaro; 3 PM, Electric Medicine; 4 PM, Outlaw Family Band; 5 PM, Old No. 8; 6 PM, the Flock; 7 PM, Stash; 8 PM, Enuff Z'nuff. Sun 7/11, noon, Ravenhouse; 1 PM, Heavy Mental; 2 PM, Leroy Fix; 3 PM, Othersense; 4 PM, Chicago Samba; 5 PM, Genral Patton & His Privates; 6 PM, Smoke; 7 PM, Brother Noompsi; 8 PM, Catfish Jenkins. Festival also features poets, political speakers & drum circles. 708-795-1146.

ROCK AROUND THE BLOCK Lincoln between Addison & Roscoe: Sat 7/17, 12:30 PM, Burn Rome Burn; 2 PM, Seven Day Run, Outlaw Family Band; 3:30 PM, 16 Candles, Down the Line; 5:30 PM, Fabulous Janes; 6 PM, Seventh Heaven; 8 PM, Elevation, Mr. Blotto. Sun 7/18, noon, Yesmen; 12:30 PM, Stylus; 1:30 PM, Quadrophonica; 2 PM, Air This Side of Caution; 3 PM, Beatallica; 3:30 PM, Spazmatics; 4:45 PM, 17th Floor; 5:15 PM, Blazing Saddles; 7 PM, Hairbanger's Ball, Mike & Joe. 773-665-4682.

ST. ANDREW'S GREEK FESTIVAL St. Andrew's Greek Orthodox Church, 5649 N. Sheridan: Fri 7/9, 5:30 PM, Jon Allmett with Scott Besaw; 7:30 PM, the Business. Sun 7/11, 3-11 PM, Linardakis Band. 773-334-4515.

ST. NICHOLAS OF TOLENTINE PARISH CARNIVAL 62nd Pl. between Lawndale & Hamlin: Wed 7/14 and Thu 7/15, 6-10 PM, Fri 7/16, 6 PM-midnight, Sat 7/17, 5 PM-midnight, and Sun 7/18, 4-10 PM, Mexico Magico, Five Guys Named Moe, Grupo Moco Mogana & others. 773-471-8208.

ST. SYMPHOROSA FAMILY FEST St. Symphorosa Parish, 6135 S. Austin: Fri 7/9, 8 PM, Maggie Speaks. Sat 7/10, 8 PM, Gold Coast. Sun 7/11, 1 PM, Music Company; 7 PM, Incognito. 773-767-1523.

SHEFFIELD GARDEN WALK Webster & Sheffield: Sat 7/17, 12:30 PM, 9 Miles Band; 2 PM, Bumpus; 3:30 PM, Trippin' Billies (Dave Matthews tribute); 5:45 PM, Bottle of Justus; 7:45 PM, Cowboy Mouth. Sun 7/18, 12:30 PM, Anne Harris; 2 PM, Anthony Gomes; 3:30 PM, Janah; 5:45 PM, Hello Dave; 7:45 PM, Terrance Simien. 773-929-9255.

SOUTHSIDE NEIGHBORHOOD GOSPEL FESTIVAL Ogden Park, 6500 S. Racine: Sat 7/17, 9 AM-10 PM, Martha Munizzi, DeAndre Patterson, Albertina Walker, Dr. Charles G. Hayes & the Metropolitan Church Choir. 773-476-4900 or 773-233-1546.

WOODSTOCK FOLK FESTIVAL Woodstock Square, Dean & Calhoun, Woodstock: Sun 7/18, 12:30 PM, Pat Gaughan; 1:15 PM, Michael Miles; 2 PM, Erika Luckett, Amy Beth; 2:45 PM, Ellis; 3:30 PM, Megon McDonough; 4:15 PM, Larry Penn; 4:45 PM, Chris McIntosh & Alvin McGovern; 5:30 PM, "all-sing finale" with various artists. Festival also features workshop, open mike, storytellers & children's entertainment. 815-337-0353.

WRIGLEYVILLE SUMMERFEST Seminary between School & Roscoe: Sat 7/10, 1:30 PM, Azure Bloom; 3 PM, Stephanie Rogers; 6:30 PM, Mark Lonsway & Dayna Malow; 8:30 PM, Love on the Rocks (Neil Diamond tribute). 773-525-0605.

WRIGLEYVILLE'S ADDISON-CLARK STREET FAIR Clark between Addison & Sheffield: Sat 7/10, noon, Entrinzic; 12:30 PM, Downtown Tripper Mind; 1:30 PM, Arthur Lee; 2 PM, Seventh Heaven; 3 PM, Maggie Speaks; 3:30 PM, Rico; 4:30 PM, Ted Ansani; 5:30 PM, Pieces; 6 PM, Pleasure Club; 7 PM, Anne Harris; 7:45 PM, Midtown; 9:30 PM, Too White Crew, Lost Prophets. Sun 7/11, noon, Urban Funk Ordinance; 12:30 PM, Hot Oil Treatment; 1:30 PM, Dave Tamkin; 2 PM, Abstract Giants; 3 PM, Pomeroy; 3:30 PM, Afrodisiacs; 4:30 PM, Bottle of Justus; 5 PM, Groovatron; 6:30 PM, Melissa Auf der Maur, Mike & Joe; 8:30 PM, Breaking Benjamin; 9:30 PM, Mike & Joe. 773-868-3010.

Miscellaneous

LAURIE BERKNER Children's concerts. Fri 7/16, 1 PM, Anderson's Bookshop, 123 Jefferson, Naperville. 630-355-2665. Fri 7/16, 3 PM, Magic Tree Bookstore, 141 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park. 708-848-0770. Sat 7/17, 11 AM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

CHICAGO GAY MEN'S CHORUS performs "Sisters: Hands Across the Water" with the Windy City Gay Chorus and Schola Cantorosa. Fri 7/9, 8 PM, and Sat 7/10, 5 and 8:30 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 773-296-0541.

PETER CINCOTTI Sun 7/18, 4:30 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay & Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

JOEL FRANKEL & JUAN DIES Free children's concert. Sun 7/11, 4 PM, Cedar Playlot, 5311 N. Winthrop. 312-742-7502.

NELSON GILL & THE CARIBBEAN RHYTHM BAND Free children's concert. Wed 7/14, 11 AM, Dunham Park, 4638 N. Melvina. 312-742-7603.

ELLA JENKINS, RALPH'S WORLD Children's concert at the Wrigley Square Peristyle. Sun 7/18, noon, Millennium Park, Monroe & Michigan. 312-742-1169.

PAUL'S BACKYARD Free children's concert. Wed 7/14, 6:30 PM, Indian Road Park, 6010 W. Matson. 312-742-7850.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Sun 7/11, 4 PM, Justin Roberts & the Not Ready for Naptime Players (all-ages). 773-525-2508.

SUSAN SALIDOR Free children's concert. Thu 7/15, 6:30 PM, Senn Park, 5887 N. Ridge. 312-742-7502.

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