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The third Chicago edition of the International Pop Overthrow festival, curated by LA power-pop superfan David Bash, started last weekend and continues through May 2. There are no advance ticket sales or festival passes; admission is $5 for afternoon shows and $8 for evening shows except for April 30, which is $10. For more information see www.internationalpopoverthrow.com.

Friday, April 23

BEAT KITCHEN

2100 W. Belmont, 773-281-4444

7:30 pm My Record Player

:00 pm Webstirs

:30 pm Swinger

9:00 pm Vestals

9:30 pm Handcuffs

10:00 pm Goldstars

10:30 pm Piper Downs

11:00 pm M.O.T.O.

Saturday, April 24

GUNTHER MURPHY'S

1638 W. Belmont, 773-472-5139

1:30 pm Shifties

2:00 pm Tim Casey & the Martyrs

2:30 pm Humbugs

3:00 pm Wonderdrug

3:30 pm Fuglees

4:00 pm Maxtone Four

4:30 pm Phil Angotti

7:30 PM Suzy Brack & the New Jack Lords

:00 pm Popular Genius

:30 pm Kelly's Heels

9:00 pm Paula Kelley

9:30 pm Johnny Monaco

10:00 pm Splitsville

10:30 pm Second Saturday

11:00 pm Millions

Sunday, April 25

SCHUBAS

3159 N. Southport, 773-525-2508

1:30 pm Frank Tribes

2:00 pm October Crifasi

2:30 pm Chris Church

3:00 pm John Brodeur

3:30 pm Cherry Blossom Clinic

4:00 pm Inevitable Breakups

4:30 pm Jeremy Richter

7:30 pm Allen Keller

:00 pm Matt Wolf Band

:30 pm Dag Juhlin

9:00 pm Turnstyles

9:30 pm Cyclesomething

10:00 pm Corporate Circus

10:30 pm Ruth Buzzy

Monday, April 26

WISE FOOLS PUB

2270 N. Lincoln, 773-929-1300

7:30 pm Brandon McCulloch

:00 pm Layaways

:30 pm Bruise

9:00 pm Vandalays

9:30 pm Heathrow

10:00 pm Wiplot

10:30 pm Eric & the Implants

Tuesday, April 27

GUNTHER MURPHY'S

1638 W. Belmont, 773-472-5139

7:30 pm Julian Leal

:00 pm Terry Eason

:30 pm Glowfriends

9:00 pm Herb Eimerman

9:30 pm Raquel's Boys

10:00 pm Phil Angotti & the Idea

10:30 pm Ringles

11:00 pm Jeremy

Wednesday, April 28

SCHUBAS

3159 N. Southport, 773-525-2508

7:30 pm Morty Shallman

:00 pm World Record

:30 pm Bill Mallonee

9:00 pm Wonderful Smith

9:30 pm Careen

10:00 pm Epicycle

10:30 pm LAX

11:00 pm Bon Mots

Thursday, April 29

BEAT KITCHEN

2100 W. Belmont, 773-281-4444

7:30 pm Abbeys

:00 pm GT40's

:30 pm Hard Lessons

9:00 pm Rants

9:30 pm High Strung

10:00 pm Nice Device

10:30 pm Riots

11:00 pm Frisbie

Friday, April 30

ABBEY PUB

3420 W. Grace, 773-478-4408

7:30 pm Stingray Green

:00 pm Bradburys

:30 pm Supermint

9:00 pm Dolly Varden

9:30 pm Enuff Z'nuff

10:15 pm EIEIO

11:00 pm Off Broadway

Saturday, May 1

BEAT KITCHEN

2100 W. Belmont, 773-281-4444

1:00 PM Oohs

1:30 pm Fooled by April

2:00 pm Vague

2:30 pm Leave

3:00 pm Neil Traynor & the Emergency Broadcast System

3:30 pm Bazooka Jones

4:00 pm Gidget's Ga Ga

:00 pm Contrast

:45 pm Winnerys

9:30 pm Myracle Brah

10:15 pm Lackloves

11:00 pm Waxwings

Sunday, May 2

BOTTOM LOUNGE

3206 N. Wilton, 773-975-0505

5:30 PM Faded

6:30 pm Gelheads

7:00 pm Sour Deluxe

Art accompanying story in printed newspaper (not available in this archive): photo/Kirsten Sorton.

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