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Things I think will probably be neat.

  1. Rogers Park/West Rogers Park 7555 N. Ridge Ave. phone 773-973-1505
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  2. Breeders, Whispertown 2000 @ Double Door

    Thu., Aug. 13, 9 p.m. 2009

  3. Shellac, Shearwater @ Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park

    Mon., Aug. 10, 6:30 p.m. 2009

  4. Jeff Tweedy @ Emanuel Congregation

    Sat., Aug. 8, 8 p.m. 2009

  5. Fleet Foxes, Dungen @ Metro

    Sat., Aug. 8, 11 p.m. 2009

  6. TV on the Radio, Chairlift @ Double Door

    Fri., Aug. 7, 11 p.m. 2009

  7. Lykke Li, Miike Snow, Esser @ Bottom Lounge

    Fri., Aug. 7, 9 p.m. 2009

  8. Mos Def, Jay Electronica @ House of Blues

    Sun., Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m. 2009

  9. Mekons, Mar Caribe @ Schubas

    Thu., July 30, 7 p.m. 2009

  10. Grizzly Bear, Beach House @ Metro

    Sun., Sept. 27, 7 p.m. and Mon., Sept. 28, 9 p.m. 2009

  11. Wrens, Biltmores @ Schubas

    Fri., July 24, 10:30 p.m. 2009

  12. DJ Qbert, DJ Franco de Leon, DJ Sek One @ Smart Bar

    Fri., Aug. 21, 10 p.m. 2009

  13. Chicago Jazz Festival @ Grant Park

    Sept. 4-6 2009

  14. Suburbs Northwest 19 E. Dundee Rd. phone 847-215-5044
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  15. Other South 203 E. Garfield Blvd. phone 773-752-5253
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  16. Other South 1943 W. 47th St. phone 773-927-9444
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  17. Other Southwest 8433 S. Pulaski Rd. phone 773-735-2050
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  18. Mum, Sin Fang Bous, Hildur Gudnadottir @ Logan Square Auditorium

    Wed., Oct. 28, 8 p.m. 2009

  19. Shonen Knife, White Mystery, Dials, Alright Alreadies @ Bottom Lounge

    Tue., Oct. 20, 8 p.m. 2009

  20. Phoenix, Chairlift @ Aragon Ballroom

    Wed., Sept. 23, 7:30 p.m. 2009

  21. Junior Brown, Fairfields @ FitzGerald's

    Sat., Sept. 12, 8 p.m. 2009

  22. the Minus 5, Baseball Project, Steve Wynn IV @ Martyrs'

    Fri., Sept. 11, 9 p.m. 2009

  23. Britney Spears @ Allstate Arena

    Wed., Sept. 9, 8 p.m. 2009

  24. Public Enemies

    In his best seller Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34, Bryan Burrough set out to…

  25. Chicago Country Music Festival @ Soldier Field

    Oct. 10-11 2008

  26. Silver Jews, the Mattoid @ Metro

    Fri., Oct. 10, 10 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    chk Long Long Gone

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  27. Randy Newman @ Genesee Theatre

    Fri., Oct. 10, 8 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    Dear Pitchfork: Please do Randy Newman playing Good Old Boys kthx

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  28. Kronos Quartet @ Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival

    Wed., Sept. 3, 8 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    Actually really negative on Ravinia, but it is Kronos

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  29. The Hold Steady, Drive-By Truckers @ Riviera Theatre

    Fri., Nov. 14, 8 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    My second and third favorite live acts sharing a bill

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  30. The Last Exodus of American Men @ Elsewhere Theater

    Through 8/30: Thu-Sat 8 PM

    whet says:

    Remind me to check this out before the weekend's over

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  31. Ellen Allien, Modeselektor, Andrew Kevins @ Beauty Bar

    Wed., Sept. 3, 9 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    "like Ian MacKaye if he were more like Beyonce"

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  32. It's Lonely On Top @ Mutherland

    Sat., Aug. 30, 7-10 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    Don't know much other than that weird turtle tanks rule

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  33. The Threepenny Opera @ Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Merle Reskin Garage Theatre

    Through 10/12: Thu-Sat 8 PM, Sun 3 PM

    whet says:

    I'm a Weill/Brecht mark

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  34. Mountain Goats, Kaki King @ Park West

    Mon., Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    Best live act ever

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  35. N*E*R*D, Bad Brains @ House of Blues

    Tue., Sept. 2, 8 p.m. 2008

  36. Toadies, People in Planes, Year Long Disaster @ Metro

    Sun., Oct. 19, 9 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    The southern Pixies, kind of tempting

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  37. TV on the Radio, Dirtbombs @ Riviera Theatre

    Wed., Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    Should probably move on these tix fast

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  38. Baltimore Round Robin @ Epiphany Episcopal Church

    Oct. 11-12, 6 p.m. 2008

  39. La Vida Sin Fin @ National Museum of Mexican Art

    Reception Fri 9/26, 6-8:30 PM. 9/26-12/14.

  40. The Voysey Inheritance @ Greenhouse Theater Center

    Through 11/2: Thu-Sat 7:30 PM, Sun 2:30 PM

  41. R.U.R. (Rossum's Universal Robots) @ Strawdog Theatre Company

    Through 10/25: Thu-Sat 8 PM, Sun 7 PM

  42. Ah . . . Decadence! @ School of the Art Institute Sullivan Galleries

    Reception Fri 9/5, 4:30-7 PM. Through 9/27.

  43. David Byrne @ Lyric Opera House

    Sun., Oct. 26, 8 p.m. 2008

    whet says:

    from what i've seen on youtube, he's still got it; also the new byrne/eno album sounds good

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  44. Sam Phillips, Samantha Crain & the Midnight Shivers @ Maurer Hall, Old Town School of Folk Music

    Sat., Sept. 6 and Sun., Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m. 2008

  45. Andrew Bird, Occidental Brothers Dance Band International @ Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park

    Wed., Sept. 3, 6:30 p.m. 2008

  46. Alan Weisman @ Harold Washington Library Center

    Mon., Sept. 8, 6 p.m. 2008

  47. Tuesday Funk

    Tue., Sept. 9, 7-8:20 p.m. 2008

  48. Nico Muhly, Doveman, Sam Amidon @ Lakeshore Theater

    Thu., Aug. 28, 8 p.m. 2008