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The third Chicago edition of the International Pop Overthrow festival, curated by LA power-pop superfan David Bash, started April 16 and continues through this weekend. 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

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

Beat Kitchen

2100 W. Belmont, 773-281-4444

: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

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