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491 N. Milwaukee
2338 N. Milwaukee
Roof on the Wit
201 N. State
2417 N. Milwaukee
3940 W. Lawrence
Horseshoe Casino Hammond
777 Casino Center Drive,
856 W. Belmont
1150 N. Damen
5210 N. Clark
3556 W. Belmont
Jason Turley at Bar Deville 701 N. Damen
Birth and Den
noise-den.blogspot.com Birth and Den—two bands that have the "impassioned, sludgy racket" thing down pat—can often be found on the same bill, and the pairing doesn't just work because they share drummer Ian Piirtola.
Daniel Smith redelectricrainbow.com
Jason Adasiewicz jasonadasiewicz.com
Damon Locks of the Eternals damonlocks.com/art
The Janes myspace.com/thejanesgogo
The Mopery's final show The Logan Square DIY venue'sv last hurrah took place right smack in the middle of a stifling and humid stretch during the dog days of last summer.
The Hood Internet twitter.com/hoodinternet
Funemployed's "Arcade Fire Hipster Attack" video youtube.com/FunemployedChicago
Keenan Cahill keenansroom.com
Footwork Two years ago the number of people outside Chicago who were familiar with the mutant juke offshoot known as footwork music could probably have fit comfortably on one Red Line car.
Cap'n Jazz at Wicker Park Fest Having actually seen a Cap'n Jazz show used to be a valuable badge of underground-rock cred.
Robbie Fulks at the Hideout robbiefulks.com
Bluegrass Legends Concerts
American Legion Hall
1030 Central, Evanston chicagobluegrass.com
Experimental Sound Studio
5925 N. Ravenswood
experimentalsoundstudio.org Since 1986 this invaluable but modest enterprise has generously and affordably aided those exploring the fringes of sound art, music, and just about any other medium with a sonic component.
North Coast Music Festival
1501 W. Randolph
northcoastfestival.com Most of the city's major outdoor music festivals had already happened when word got out last year that Union Park, longtime home of the Pitchfork Music Festival, would be hosting another big event over Labor Day weekend.
White Mystery whitemysteryband.com
Cassettes It's hard to imagine that cassettes were once considered a threat to the music industry.
Michael Jordan If there's one local sports icon who could be seen as an inspiration for indie musicians, convention would point to Dennis Rodman; the brash, neon-splattered color schemes that are all the rage with some underground bands look like something Rodman could have dyed into his hair decades ago.
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