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TOM ANDERSEN Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, 8 PM, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, 111 W. Campbell, Arlington Heights. 847-577-2121.

ANTJE Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 4553 N. Lincoln. 773-878-5609.

NICHOLAS BARRON Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 932 N. Rush. 312-951-5436.

BIG WU, YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND See Spot Check. Sat 6/2, 7:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

THE BOBS Benefit for Home Assistance Volunteer Effort. Sat 6/9, 7:30 PM, Shannon Hall, Eastside Community Center, 14 N. Van Buren, Batavia. 630-761-8298.

BRIAN & EDDIE ORCHESTRA WITH THE EXIGENT THEATRE COMPANY performs Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, 9 and 11 PM, Louis Room, Norris Student Center, Northwestern University, 1999 South Campus Dr., Evanston. 847-491-2305.

JIMMY BUFFETT & THE CORAL REEFER BAND Sat 6/2, 8 PM, Alpine Valley Music Theatre, Highway D and Highway 120, East Troy, Wisconsin. 414-642-4400 or 312-559-1212.

NEKO CASE, SALLY TIMMS, JON RAUHOUSE perform at a 16-millimeter film screening. Sat 6/2, 8 and 10:30 PM, Chris & Heather's Record Roundup, 2034 W. Montrose. 773-271-5330.

CHICAGO ROSE Fri 6/1, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 6009 N. Broadway. 773-769-2300.

COLDPLAY, GRANDADDY Sold out. Fri 6/8, 7:30 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 312-666-6667 or 312-559-1212.

DJ JESSE DE LA PE--A performs at the museum's "First Fridays" reception. Fri 6/1, 6-10 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-280-2660.

DJ SHANI & LADY D spin at a group exhibition entitled "Disco." Sat 6/2, 3-6 PM, Arena Gallery, 311 N. Sangamon. 312-421-0212.

DJs WARP, LSE & CHRIS WIDMEN perform at a group exhibition entitled "Disco." Sat 6/9, 3-6 PM, Arena Gallery, 311 N. Sangamon. 312-421-0212.

THE DOG & EVERYTHING, LEFT SETTER, OPHUR, FERTILITY, EPSIN12 Sat 6/2, 5:30 PM, First Congregational Church, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove. 630-960-1200.

DREXEL, PUTA-PONS, TRICONTINENTAL, DJ KEN MEIER, DISHES, GIGANTIC TITANIC, NEMISS & OTHERS Fri 6/1, 5 PM, Reynolds Club, University of Chicago, 5706 S. University. 773-702-9554.

THOMAS DUNNING & YOUR BOYFRIENDS, CATHERINE SMITKO, DAG JUHLIN, JAN HOOD, LIAM DAVIS, PLUNGING NECKLINES Tribute to Annie Lennox; free admission. Fri 6/8, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

ECLIPSE OF THE MOON Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/8, 11 AM-2 PM, at the park on York & Western, Blue Island. 708-388-5735.

MARK FEDERIGHI Free in-store performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 1070 W. Bryn Mawr. 773-271-1998.

TRET FURE Sat 6/9, 7:30 PM, Summerdale Good Shepherd Church, 1700 W. Farragut. 773-248-3953.

ART GARFUNKEL with the Ravinia Festival Orchestra. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

GIPSY KINGS Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 847-671-5100 or 312-559-1212.

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH "Rock 'n' roll glam-punk musical" with Nick Garrison, Katrina Lenk, Joe Pecorino & others. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 and 11 PM, Sundays, 7 PM, and Thursdays, 8 PM, Broadway Theatre, 3175 N. Broadway. 773-388-3818.

PETER HIMMELMAN 18 & over show. Wed 6/6, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-902-1500.

DAG JUHLIN Free in-store performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 210 W. North. 312-867-0187.

KENNED & CARL Free admission. Sat 6/2, 7:30 PM, Unity of Oak Park, 405 N. Euclid, Oak Park. 708-848-0960.

MIGA Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 31 Town Square, Wheaton. 630-690-2746.

DARYL NITZ with pianist George Howe. Sun 6/3, 2 PM, Louis Lerner Auditorium, Conrad Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln. 312-744-7616.

NYREE Sat 6/2, 7:30 PM, Kuhn Barn, Fermilab, Kirk & Pine, Batavia. 630-840-3442.

DONNY OSMOND Sat 6/9, 3 and 8 PM, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 847-671-5100 or 312-902-1500.

OZZFEST 2001 with Black Sabbath, Marilyn Manson, Slipknot, Papa Roach, Linkin Park, Crazytown; on the second stage: Disturbed, Mudvayne, Cold, Taproot, Union Underground, Systematic, Nonpoint, American Head Charge, Drowning Pool, Pure Rubbish, Hatebreed, Beautiful Creatures, Black Label Society. Fri 6/8, 11 AM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212. Sat 6/9, 11 AM, Alpine Valley Music Theatre, Highway D and Highway 120, East Troy, Wisconsin. 414-642-4400 or 312-559-1212.

ROBERT PLANT All-ages show; sold out. Wed 6/6, 7:30 PM, Riviera Theatre, 4746 N. Racine. 773-275-6800 or 312-559-1212.

PLUNGING NECKLINES Free in-store performance. Fri 6/1, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

JONNY POLONSKY Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 2023 W. Roscoe. 773-281-6272.

QUEER IS FOLK FEST with Tyson Meade, Grant Hart, Scott Free, Ellen Rosner, Aerin Tedesco, Tom Yore, and Ripley Caine. Sat 6/9, 8 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

RISING: ASIAN AMERICAN SOUNDS OF CHICAGO with Charles Kim, Sur La Mer, Tatsu Aoki's Myumi Project, Off Whyte, and Kim. Free admission. Sat 6/2, 7 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

ANDREW ROBB Free in-store performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, Renaissance Place, 1849 Green Bay, Highland Park. 847-432-8806.

JUSTIN ROBERTS Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 601 N. Martingale, Schaumburg. 847-605-0476.

RICK SAUCEDO Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/8, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, South Stolp between Galena Blvd. and Downer Place, Aurora. 630-844-3640.

SCOTTY & THE LIGONAIRES perform music by the Beatles, followed by a screening of films featuring the Beatles. Sat 6/9, 8 and 10:30 PM, Chris & Heather's Record Roundup, 2034 W. Montrose. 773-271-5330.

SLOW JANE Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 5300 N. Clark. 773-728-2777.

RON SMOLEN ORCHESTRA Free concert. Mon 6/4, 7 PM, Giddings Plaza, 4700 N. Lincoln. 773-728-3890.

TANTRIC, STRAIN BUSY SKY, SWINGING LOVEHAMMERS Fri 6/1, 8 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

STEPH TURNER Free performance. Thu 6/7, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 6738 N. Sheridan. 773-743-0417.

Rock, Pop, etc.

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Sat 6/2, 9 PM, Split Lip Rayfield, Robbie Fulks Band, Devil in a Woodpile. Tue 6/5, 8 PM, "Chick Singer Night." Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Brother, Cells. Sat 6/9, 9 PM, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel, Riptones, Urban Twang. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Ed Vantage. Thu 6/7, 10 PM, Mighty Joe (no cover). 773-348-5100.

ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays after 9 PM. Wed 6/6, 9 PM, Chaser. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Trippin' Billies. Thu 6/7, G'Tarman Dave. Fri 6/8, Tom Carey. 847-397-3100.

ARBOR VITAE 111 W. Jackson, Naperville: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Sat 6/2, Celestial Static. 630-778-9090.

ARTFUL DODGER 1734 W. Wabansia: Wednesdays through Saturdays and Mondays, DJs spin music for dancing after 10 PM. 773-227-6859.

AURA 640 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Saturdays, DJs Jeff Moyer & Jimmie Page. Thursdays, DJs Laura B & Jen Jameson. 312-266-2114.

BAR THIRTEEN 1944 W. Division: DJs spin Tuesdays through Saturdays. 773-394-1313.

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, DJs spin funk, soul, and disco. Saturdays, DJs spin funk, soul, and acid jazz. Sundays, Acoustolingus. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Sticky Lupree. 773-348-3665.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/1, Glowbugs, Wotan, Family Haircut. Sat 6/2, Stu Remley Band, Shameless Goods, Viery Peel. Sun 6/3, 7:30 PM, D. Funct; 9 PM, Sherman. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/5, Feverdog, Freakalicious Alien Booty. Wed 6/6, Stank Willie, Britton/Fawcett/Myers Project. Thu 6/7, Leave, Color Studies of the Sound in Music. Fri 6/8, Waco Brothers, Finches, Puerto Muerto. Sat 6/9, benefit for the Devin Shafron Memorial Book Fund for the CPS with Joe Cassidy & Merritt Lear, Jonny Polonsky, Impossible Recording Machine, Box-o-car, Exo. 773-281-4444.

BERLIN 954 W. Belmont: DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Fridays, 11 PM-5 AM Saturdays, 11 PM-4 AM Mondays and Tuesdays, and 10 PM-4 AM Wednesdays and Thursdays. Fridays, DJ Greg Haus spins trance, hardcore, and breakbeat. Mondays, DJ Boa spins retro music. Tuesdays, DJ Ralphi Rosario. Wednesdays, DJ Larissa, DJ Ruslan. Thursdays, DJ Michael Serafini. 773-348-4975.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Steve Melvage. Sat 6/2, Derrick Wize, DJ Spin. Sun 6/3, DJs Slack G & Red Lox. Tue 6/5, DJ Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Mary Jane & AM/PM. Thursdays, Mel Hammond. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Big Wow. Sun 6/3, Glory Whores, Blamed, Vapid, American Radio Police. 773-384-0043.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Andre Harris. Saturdays, DJ Nique, Mike Steele. Sundays, DJ Uncle Milty. Tuesdays, Anacron. Wed 6/6, Mike Dearborn, Bass by the Pound DJs. 773-235-9100.

BIOLOGY BAR 1516 N. Fremont: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Fridays and Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Saturdays, DJs spin "rock, pop, alternativo." 312-266-1234.

BIRD'S NEST 2500 N. Southport: No cover. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, open mike. 773-472-1502.

BLACK BEETLE 2532 W. Chicago: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Saturdays and Thursdays. Saturdays, Free Association. Thursdays, "Deep" with DJ Joe Schmoe & DJ Verb. 773-384-0701.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Fri 6/1, 10 PM, Captain Doorman. Sat 6/2, 10 PM, Dustin Parker Band. Sundays, 8 PM, Shirley Bock. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Matt Weber. Thursdays, 9 PM, Slam Papi's Postmodern Vaudeville hosted by Marc Smith. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Hillbillys From Space. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music after 11 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays, and 10:30 PM Mondays through Thursdays. Fri 6/1, Old #8. Sundays, "Grateful Dead jam night." Tuesdays, Mos Isley. Wednesdays, pro funk jam with Bill McFarland, Hank Ford, J Cappo, Herb Walker, Clyde Davis, Skatch & others. 773-384-8600.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover Fridays. Fri 6/1, Noveto Trio. Sat 6/2, Liz Berg, Anty Emm. Wednesdays, open jam session. Fri 6/8, Four Letter Story. Sat 6/9, Triangle Green. 708-387-0050.

BROTHER JIMMY'S BBQ & BOOZE 2909 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Rico. Wed 6/6 and Fri 6/8, Arthur Lee. Sat 6/9, Steve Edwards Orchestra. 773-528-0888.

BUMPERS 312 McHenry, Buffalo Grove: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Kato the Houseboy. Sat 6/2, Fair Warning (Van Halen tribute band). 847-541-2500.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: Fridays, 8 PM, and Saturdays, 9:30 PM, DJs spin retro and progressive house. Sundays, 7-9 PM, DJs spin swing; 9 PM-4 AM, Salsa con Cache. Wednesdays, 8 PM, salsa music and dancing. Thursdays, 8 PM, Bandoleros. 312-475-9800.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/2, Weeds. Fri 6/8, open mike hosted by Jim Dukelow. Sat 6/9, Bryan Harrell. 847-256-8870.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: DJs spin Fridays, Saturdays, Mondays, and Tuesdays after 7 PM, Sundays after 6 PM, Wednesdays after 9 PM, and Thursdays after 8 PM. 630-830-7200.

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Phenom, Pedal Steel Transmission. 312-922-6392.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/2, Disaster Action Team, Hillbilly Pretty. Tue 6/5, DJ Hide spins acid jazz. Sat 6/9, Justin Planasch, Noah John. 773-384-2547.

CARY'S LOUNGE 2251 W. Devon: No cover. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-743-5737.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri 6/1, 9 PM, Tony Smith Show. 847-647-8282.

CHICAGO CITY LIMITS 1712 W. Wise, Schaumburg: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 6/2, Rick Saucedo. 847-524-9910.

CHICAGO LOOP 7 W. Streamwood Blvd., Streamwood: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 6/2, Sister Envy. 630-830-2565.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fri 6/1, DJ Earl Pleasure. Saturdays, DJ Hugo, DJ Lulu. Sun 6/3, 6 PM, benefit for Project Vida with Veronica Zaid, and Pingui; 11 PM, Miss Foozie & Her Floozies, DJ Jeff Berry. Mondays, 10:30 PM, "Disco Bingo" hosted by Daisy Mae. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, DJ Lulu hosts karaoke. Thursdays, 11 PM, Miss Ketty & Her Latina Review, DJ El Prieto. Fri 6/8, DJ Aubrey Jones. Sun 6/10, Paula Sinclare, DJ Jeff Berry. 773-325-2233.

CIRCUS 901 W. Weed: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays; members of the World Famous Flying Wallendas perform circus acts on weekends. Fri 6/1, 10 PM, Young MC. Saturdays, Leddie Garcia. 312-266-1200.

CLUB EDEN 3407 N. Clark: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs spin hip-hop and reggae. Saturdays, DJs spin underground house. Wednesdays, DJs spin progressive techno. Thursdays, DJs spin salsa and merengue. 773-327-4646.

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: DJs spin alternative and dance music nightly at 10 PM; no cover. 773-489-0379.

CLUB PM 2047 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/8, midnight, Panteon Rococo. 312-421-5272.

CLUB 720 720 N. Wells: Fridays, 7 PM-4 AM, and Saturdays, 8 PM-5 AM, DJs spin salsa and merengue, cumbia, reggae, samba, rock en español, and hip-hop. 312-397-0600.

COCKTAIL 3359 N. Halsted: DJs spin in the bar after 9 PM. Fridays, Freddie Bain. Saturdays, Millie & Tilly. Tuesdays, Michael Serafini/Keith Ware. Thursdays, Timmy Loop. 773-477-1420.

COFFEE & TEA EXCHANGE 1100 W. Thorndale: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, "Grinder" gay/lesbian music & poetry series hosted by Scott Free (6/7 with Summer Chance and Thax Douglas). 773-907-3500.

THE COPA 1637 N. Clybourn: DJs spin downtempo electronic music Wednesdays through Fridays until 2 AM and Saturdays until 3 AM. 312-642-3449.

COTTON CLUB & ALL THAT JAZZ 1710 S. Michigan: Tuesdays, hip-hop open mike hosted by Spank Buddha. 312-341-9787.

COYLE'S TIPPLING HOUSE 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Rev, Right-Time & the 1st Cuzins of Funk, Urban Funk Ordinance. Sat 6/9, Pat McCurdy. 773-528-7569.

CRAWDADDY BAYOU 412 Milwaukee, Wheeling: Restaurant and bar with zydeco and blues at 8 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM Thursdays; no cover. Thu 6/7 through Sat 6/9, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 847-520-4800.

CRISTAL 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/2, the Mix. Sat 6/9, World Class Noise. 847-952-8555.

CROBAR THE NIGHTCLUB 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs play dance music Fridays through Sundays and Wednesdays after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Chris Gin, DJs Hiroki & Artek. Wednesdays, DJ Chris Gin. 312-413-7000.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 6/1, 10 PM, Maggie Speaks, Garbo Swag. Sat 6/2, 10:30 PM, Underwater People, Plain Jane. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam hosted by Sam Cockrell & the Groove. Thu 6/7, 10:30 PM, Rags. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, 4 Fi, Freshwater Collins. Sat 6/9, 10:30 PM, Simmering, Gravy. 773-327-1662.

D'VINE 1950 W. North: Restaurant and wine bar. Fridays and Saturdays, 10 PM-3 AM, DJs spin acid jazz, ambient, house, and instrumental funk. Thursdays, 9 PM, DJs spin Brazilian jazz. 773-235-5700.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/4, 10 PM, String Theory, DJs Ray_rod & Bob (no cover). 773-489-6457.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Music in the Piano Bar and in the Cabaret Room Wednesday through Sunday nights. In the Cabaret Room: Sun 6/3, 7 PM, Rus Rainear. Wed 6/6 and Thu 6/7, 8 PM, and Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, 8 and 10:30 PM, Jason Graae (see Critic's Choice). 773-278-1830.

DEJA VU BAR ROOM 2624 N. Lincoln: No cover Sunday through Wednesday or before midnight Friday and Saturday; DJs spin Thursdays after 10 PM. 773-871-0205.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin weeknights after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 6/3, DJs Mark & Pete. Mon 6/4, DJ Sickboy spins punk. Tue 6/5, DJ Scot spins metal. Wed 6/6, DJ Nan spins insurgent country. Thu 6/7, DJ Girl Kris spins soul. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, 10 PM, Andrew Bird's Bowl of Fire, Kelly Hogan, Mason Jennings. Mon 6/4, 9 PM, Tuffets, Mongrel, Bikes Will Take Us. Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Powderfinger, Ours. Wed 6/6, 9:30 PM, Ballistic, American Motherload, Mental Insect. Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, Novasonic Down Hyperspace, Self-Destruct Sequence, Sweeter, Olo. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Blake Babies, Wheat. 773-489-3160.

DRAGON ROOM 809 W. Evergreen: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays on three levels (with hip-hop in the Underground Lounge Fridays and Saturdays). 312-751-2900.

DRINK 702 W. Fulton: Music after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Justin G. spins progressive house, DJ Tony spins hip-hop and R&B. Saturdays, DJ Myke T. spins progressive house and trance, DJ Tony spins hip-hop and R&B. Sundays, DJ Javier Temple. Thursdays, DJs spin house. 312-733-7800.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM weeknights. Fri 6/1, Mooch. Sat 6/2, Naughty Boy Jack. Tuesdays, Modern Day Romeos, Wojdyla (no cover). Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/8, Gypsi Fari. Sat 6/9, Mr. Myers. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays (on two stages), 9 PM Mondays, 9:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/1, Copperminds, Cryin' Souls. Sat 6/2, Heartsfield, U.R.B. Mondays, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Tuesdays, 45s. Thursdays, Quantum Leep. Fri 6/8, Pat McCurdy. Sat 6/9, Trading Brains, Kimi Hayes Band, Wish. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/1, 10 PM, Punsapaya, Telstar, Everydays. Sat 6/2, 9 PM, Urt, Royal Brown, Saraphine, Katie Todd. Sun 6/3, 9:30 PM, Sumo, Omega. Tue 6/4, 9 PM, Rebecca Francis Scotti, Jack Cunningham, Adam Greenberg. Wed 6/6, 9:15 PM, Tree Line, Wish. Thu 6/7, 9 PM, Sean Kelly & Rob Sommers, E-Mics. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Halfway Jane, Superbig, D. Funct. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Kiss 'n' Ride, Radio Hour 491, Kerri Grant. Sun 6/10, 9 PM, Sumo, Honey Tongue. 773-549-5549.

EMERALD ISLE 6686 N. Northwest Highway: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Abu. Sat 6/2, Spoonfed. 773-775-2848.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Cinerama, Pinebender, Plastics Hi-Fi. Sat 6/2, Califone, Canyon, Chris Mills. Sun 6/3, Delta 72, Starlight Mints, Bees Are Black. Mon 6/4, 9 PM, Hertzsprung Gap, White Octave, Atari Star, Deminer. Tue 6/5, Season to Risk, Sleepytime Gorilla Museum, Patrick O'Donnell (see Spot Check). Thu 6/7, Neil Michael Hagerty (see Critic's Choice), French Kicks, Walkmen. Fri 6/8, Retsin, Shannon Wright, K, Azure Ray. Sat 6/9, Nebula, Gaza Strippers, Cherry Valence. Sun 6/10, 9 PM, Lynyrd's Innards, Japanic, Cats & Jammers, Hamiks. 773-276-3600.

ENCORE 171 W. Randolph: DJs spin 7 PM-midnight Fridays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Wednesdays, 9 PM-2 AM, "Therapy" DJs spin. 312-338-3788.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Sundays through Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Laura B. Fri 6/1, American English (Beatles tribute band). Wed 6/6, 8 PM, Wes Hollywood Show, Uniform, Returnables. 312-266-1944.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 773-395-2700.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/1, JP & the Cats. Sat 6/2, Kato the Houseboy. Wed 6/6, Matthew McBride. Thu 6/7, Sweet Jane. Fri 6/8, Lisa Renee. Sat 6/9, Five Guys With Day Jobs. 847-593-2200.

FEATURES BAR & GRILL 10 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music in Club Mamalu; no cover. Fridays, 9:30 PM, Mike Heaton Band. Saturdays and Wednesdays, 9 PM, DJs spin hits from the 70s and 80s. 630-416-3310.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/1, 7 PM, Blue Tip, Rollo Tomasi, Mount Saint Helens, John Brown Battery. Sat 6/2, 5 PM, Mustard Plug, Flashlight, Logan's Loss; 10 PM, the Faint, Salvo Beta, My Name Is Rar-Rar. Sun 6/3, 5 PM, Yellow Snomen, Sea & Ocean, Troubled Hubble, Ched, Kindness; 9 PM, Hi-Fi & the Roadburners, Frenetics, American Dream. Mon 6/4, 6 PM, Stillwell, White Octave, PG.99. Tue 6/5, 7 PM, Nerve Agents, American Nightmare, Enemy, Ruination. Wed 6/6, 6 PM, Crispus Attucks. Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Raining Sound. Fri 6/8, 7 PM, Pinehurst Kids, Join'r, Hidden Chord, Profits. Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Napalm Death, Soilent Green, Isis, Diecast, He Who Corrupts. Sun 6/10, 7 PM, benefit for the Women's Health Center of Chicago with Owls, Milemarker, the Banned & others. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/1, 9 PM, Yellowhammers, C.O. Jones. Sat 6/2, 10 PM, Funkadesi. Tue 6/5, 8 PM, open stage. Thu 6/7, Hip Fetish. 708-788-2118.

FIZZ BAR & GRILL 3220 N. Lincoln: Mondays, 9:30 PM, open mike. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, Steve Z. sings the songs of Frank Sinatra. 773-348-6000.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Red Pop Theory. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/8, Banda Rica. 630-416-4898.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, DJ James. 773-248-3330.

FUNKY BUDDHA LOUNGE 728 W. Grand: Sat 6/2, 9 PM-3 AM, DJ Greyboy, DJ Jesse de la Peña. Mondays, 10 PM, Blue Groove Lounge DJs Jesse de la Peña, 33 1/3, Nonstop & Supacuts spin hip-hop, reggae, and original breaks. 312-666-1695.

FUSE 738 N. Clark: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-3 AM Saturdays. 312-932-0202.

FUTUREWORLD 1744 E. 55th: Cyber cafe and deli with music at 8 PM. Sat 6/9, Ben Langord. 773-256-1570.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, 36 Invisible. Sat 6/2, Annihilator, Excavator, Dead Steel Mill. Fri 6/8, So Said I, Abby Guestine. Sat 6/9, Pagnale. 773-489-5471.

GAMEKEEPERS 345 W. Armitage: Music after 10 PM. Sat 6/2, Matt & His Guitar. Sat 6/9, Jerry Sprague. 773-549-0400.

GET ME HIGH LOUNGE 1758 N. Honore: Music after 9 PM. Wednesdays, DJs spin "retro classics." Thursdays, Hello Kitty DJs spin. 773-252-4090.

GIN MILL 2462 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. 773-549-3232.

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, Venus Envy. Thursdays, DJ Beth. 773-871-4210.

GLADHOUND'S PUB & EATERY 1600 Oakton, Elk Grove: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Sat 6/2, Victoria & the Character Defects. 847-981-1670.

GLOW 1615 N. Clybourn: DJs spin from 10 PM-4 AM Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 312-587-8469.

GOOD TIMES PUB 675 W. North, Elmhurst: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Butterside Down. Sat 6/2, Danny & the Twisters. 630-833-3534.

GOODBAR 2512 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 10 PM Thursdays through Saturdays (no cover). Wednesdays, 10 PM, acoustic jam session. 773-296-9700.

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. Thursdays, 10 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze (no cover). 773-525-7313.

GROUND ZERO ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX 19081 Old LaGrange, Mokena: Fri 6/1, 8 PM, V.90, Flatheadfillups. 708-478-0600.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/1, Oh My God, Pelvic Delta. Sat 6/2, Dummy, Pimps, Bonfire Mechanics. Thu 6/7, 9 PM, Glen Hansard, Mark Dignam. Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Michel, Kraig McCreary. 773-472-5139.

HANGGE UPPE 14 W. Elm: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM nightly, 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 312-337-0561.

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Sat 6/2 and Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Phil & Jay. 312-943-2252.

HARRIGAN'S 2816 N. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Sundays, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Martin Gollogly. 773-248-5933.

HARRY'S VELVET ROOM 56 W. Illinois: DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Saturdays and Thursdays. Thursdays, DJ Lego. 312-527-5600.

HEALING EARTH RESOURCES 3111 N. Ashland: Fri 6/1, 7 PM, Prem Joshua Band. 773-381-3042.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Music at 10:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Umbrella, Stolie. Thu 6/7, 10 PM, Eva Hunter. Sat 6/9, Family of Souls, Evidence. 773-465-8005.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/1, 10 PM, Cash Audio, Bantam Rooster. Sat 6/2, 9 PM, benefit for the Baffler with Downwinders, Archer Prewitt & others. Mon 6/4, 9 PM, Radiohead listening party and open mike (no cover). Wed 6/6, 10 PM, "Chicago's Finest Hour" with Brad Peterson, Ditch Farulla, Michael Heaton, and Glen Hansard. Thu 6/7, 9:30 PM, Field Grade, Low Skies. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Rock*A*Teens, White Lights, Tijuana Hercules. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Dorian Taj, Skarekrau Radio. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Trippin' Billies. Sat 6/2, Hoochie Suit. Sat 6/9, Lightning & Thunder. 773-929-0944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Myke Wade spins reggae, soca, punta, and soul. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Sat 6/2, 9 PM, "Feast of Fools Cabaret" with Fausto Fernos, Asimina Chremos, Silky Jumbo, Victoria Lamarr, Scott Free, Anthony Willis & Diana Parker; midnight, Gil Scott-Heron (see Spot Check). Sun 6/3, 8 PM, "Each to Each" art opening with music by Him, Sterling. Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Flying Luttenbachers, Butcher Shop Quartet. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Quantum Leep, Core, Jocelyn Weed. Sat 6/2, Harmony Riley, Seven Day Run, Bottle of Justus. Sun 6/3, Book of Love, Endora. Mon 6/4, RZA (as Bobby Digital) with the Wu-Tang Killa Bees, Killarmy, Black Knights, Shahiem. Wed 6/6, Stereomud, Adema, Lungbrush, Sw1tched, DJ Ron Platzer, DJ Abracadabraham. Thu 6/7 and Sat 6/9, Sister Hazel, Monte Montgomery (6/7 sold out). Fri 6/8, Mighty Blue Kings, Perla de Mexico Mariachi Band. Sun 6/10, Crash Test Dummies, Chris Brown & Kate Fenner. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar. Fri 6/1, 5:30 PM, Mandi Loomis. Fri 6/8, 5:30 PM, Mandi Loomis & Gene Kilty. Sat 6/9, 9 PM, Big Beat Embassy. 312-245-0333.

INDEPENDENCE TAP 3932 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-588-2385.

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/1, Drifters. Sat 6/2, Fairlanes. Mon 6/4, Deja Vu. Tue 6/5 and Wed 6/6, Hot Buttered Soul. 312-266-2400.

JILLY'S RETRO CLUB 1009 N. Rush: DJs play dance music of the 70s and 80s after 8 PM Tuesdays through Saturdays. 312-664-1001.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Dave & Rae. Sat 6/2, Then Again, Yves-Jean Band. Sundays, RPM. Wednesdays, Maggie's Weed. Thu 6/7, Beatnuts, Arsonists. Fri 6/8, Sponge, Swinging Lovehammers, Peacefreak, Nineteen Wheels; Tuck Pence (in the front room). Sat 6/9, Tuck Pence (in the front room). 312-337-3486.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fri 6/1, DJ Izzi. Saturdays, DJs spin trance, hip-hop,

techno, house, and funk. Tuesdays, DJs spin trip-hop. Fri 6/8, DJ Dickie D. 773-477-3330.

KATACOMB 1916 N. Lincoln Park West: DJs spin hip-hop, old school funk, trip-hop, and acid jazz from 9 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays and 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 312-337-4040.

KUSTOM 1997 N. Clybourn: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Speed, DJ Vince James. Saturdays, DJ Flipside, DJ Mike Steele. Thursdays, DJ Mike Kid. 773-528-3400.

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Bamboo Grove, Turnerjoy. Sat 6/2, Hello Dave. Fri 6/8, Missile, Zitts. Sat 6/9, Dan Darrah Band, Air This Side of Caution, Anne Densch. 773-975-0505.

LEG ROOM 7 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Sundays after 8 PM. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Sam Post. 312-337-2583.

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Sundays, Machine Gun Etiquette DJs spin old school punk and glam. Mondays, DJs Mike O'Connell & Scott Lucas. Tuesdays, DJs Rich Gonshak & Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Mike O'Connell, Herb & JSJ. Thu 6/14, DJ Facs, Twilight Sleep, Biobooster vs. Ian Morrison. 773-665-1110.

LIFE'S TOO SHORT 1177 N. Elston: Music Fridays and Saturdays at 10 PM, weeknights at 9:30 PM; no cover. Fridays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, DJ Jayster. Thursdays, open mike. 773-384-1040.

LIMERICK PUBLIC HOUSE 13404 S. Old Western, Blue Island: Mondays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by Bobby Dunne. Thursdays, 9 PM, T.J. Dennis. 708-388-6755.

LINCOLN RESTAURANT 4008 N. Lincoln Ave: Mondays, 8 PM, Windy City Jammers. 773-248-1820.

LOGAN SQUARE/BUCKTOWN CULTURAL ARTS CENTER 2417 N. Western: No cover. Fridays, 7:30 PM, acoustic jam and poetry open mike hosted by Moses. 773-292-2992.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Wild Ones, Roger & the Wraybans. Sat 6/2, DJ Ray Fiedler. Tuesdays, Almighty Rogers. Wed 6/6, 9 PM, Jenny Choi, Chubby Nothin' & the Bone. Thursdays, Sonic Voodoo Night, Jeff Freling. Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Mark Zeus's Thunderboltz, Voodoo Pilot, Synge. Sat 6/9, Pudder Project, Planet Strange. 773-871-3757.

MANHOLE 3458 N. Halsted: DJs spin nightly after midnight. 773-975-9244.

MARS 2112 Woodfield Shopping Center, Golf Road & Rte. 53, Schaumburg: Restaurant. Fridays, 10 PM-3 AM, and Thursdays, 9 PM-1 AM, DJ Johnny B with the Revelation Fire Dancers. 847-885-2112.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Strangefolk. Sat 6/2, Bill Bruford's Earthworks (see Critic's Choice). Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Agents of Good Roots, John Fournier, Read Letter. Wed 6/6, MVP. Thu 6/7, 9:30 PM, "Big C Jamboree" (no cover). Fri 6/8, Old #8, Pearly Sweets & the Platonics, Saps. Sat 6/9, Larry Carlton & Steve Lukather. Sun 6/10, 7:30 PM, Melissa Ferrick. 773-404-9494.

MASHED POTATO CLUB 316 W. Erie: Restaurant with DJs nightly after 5:30 PM; dance floor Fridays and Saturdays from 10 PM until 2 AM; DJs spin 80s disco after 8:30 PM Thursdays. Mondays, 10 PM, "Ultra Glam" female impersonators perform. 312-255-8579.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/1, 11 PM, Green Velvet, Derrick Carter, Halo Varga, Justin Long. Sun 6/3, 6:30 PM, Poundseven, Flickerstick, Sleeping at Last, Woolworthy. Wed 6/6, 9 PM, Ohgr, Hate Dept. Fri 6/8, 11 PM, Dimitri From Paris, DJ Aldo. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Reverend Horton Heat, Gotohells, Death By Wednesday. Sun 6/10, 6:30 PM, Simon Says, Darwin's Waiting Room, Unloco, Moreno. 773-549-0203.

MISSION 209 E. Chicago, Elgin: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Saturdays. 847-488-0320.

MORETTI'S RISTORANTE & SPORTS BAR 6727 N. Olmsted: DJs spin dance music Thursdays after 10 PM. 773-631-1223.

MUSE CAFE 3422 Ridge, Lansing: Sat 6/2, 8 PM, "Crosstown Voices Songwriter Showcase" with James Laczkowski, Marlon Longid, Ellen Rosner, and Immortality. 708-418-1550.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/1, 8 PM, World Class Noise. Sat 6/2, 11:30 AM, Twist & Shout; 4 PM, Movin' On; 8 PM, Nicholas Barron. Sun 6/3, 1 PM, Deja Vu; 5:30 PM, Aswah Greggori. Mon 6/4, 5:30 PM, DJ Jim Jensen. Wed 6/6, 8 PM, Tumbleweed. Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Fabulous Janes. Fri 6/8, 3:30 PM, Flammable Dress; 8 PM, Big Hello. Sat 6/9, 11:30 AM, Montgomery Street; 4 PM, Butterside Down; 8 PM, Chaser. Sun 6/10, 1 PM, Subversives; 5:30 PM, Shawn Christopher Band. 312-595-7437.

NEO 2350 N. Clark: DJs spin dance music 10:30 PM-4 AM Fridays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, and 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 773-528-2622.

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/9, 9 PM, "Fire Martyrs Tour" with Ein Leit Ungszeit, Skrol, Schloss Tegal, and films by Joe Christ. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Fri 6/1, 9:30 PM, Marvin Tate's D-Settlement. Sat 6/2, 9 PM, Professor Louie & the Crowmatics. Mondays, Sound Reflections DJs spin. Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Brother. Wed 6/6, King Bee. Thu 6/7, 9 PM, J-200. Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, Ruben Waters Loves You, Moxy Blue. Sat 6/9, 9 PM, Slowjane. Sun 6/10, Rebecca Gates. 847-869-0450.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-743-3355.

NOCTURNAL 1111 W. Lake: Saturdays, 9 PM-3 AM, DJs DVS & Mix. Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Earl Pleasure. 312-491-1931.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; DJ Tankboy spins late on Fridays. Fri 6/1, Nymb, Tekulvi, Insta. Sat 6/2, Tarts, Stingray UK, Sons of Jor-El; DJ Stallion Luv spins late. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Tuesdays, DJs Shon Dervis, Alo & friends spin hip-hop and soul. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, DJ Papichulo spins salsa & Latin grooves. Thursdays, Chicago Samba. Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Clumsy, Marvelkind, Prom, Turnerjoy. Sat 6/9, Muchacha, Japanic, Area Man, Mashers; DJs Ron & RB spin late. 773-489-0011.

115 BOURBON ST. 3359 W. 115th, Merrionette Park: Music at 9 PM. Sun 6/3, Liquid Soul. Sun 6/10, Hello Dave. 708-388-8881.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: Open at 8 PM Tuesdays through Sundays. DJs spin Thursdays and Fridays. 312-642-7251 or 312-642-7252.

OTTO'S 118 E. Lincoln, De Kalb: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Harmony Riley. Sat 6/9, Heartsfield. 815-758-2715.

LE PASSAGE RESTAURANT & YOW BAR 1 Oak Place: DJs spin nightly after 10:30 PM. Fridays, DJ Dayhota, DJ Mood. Saturdays, DJ Oscar McMillan, DJ Mood. Sun 6/3, Frankie Feliciano, DJs Brian G. & Frique. Wednesdays, DJ Hector, DJ V. Thu 6/7, Daniel Spencer, DJ Mood, Kenny Carvajal. Sun 6/10, Kerri Chandler, DJs Brian G. & Frique. 312-255-0022.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Green, Lackloves. Sat 6/2, American Draft, Wonder Loaf, Milwaukees. Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Secret Vitamin Shag. Wed 6/6, Blue Fusion. Thu 6/7, Swidden. Sat 6/9, Creepy D. 773-486-9862.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Music after 10 PM. Saturdays, "Psalm 23" with Rik Shaw & the Great Silence. Tuesdays, Sheer Magic DJs spin soul and funk. Thursdays, Blimp Radio DJs. 773-252-7767.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Wed 6/6, Peking Turtle. Thu 6/7, Suede & Blue Roy. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Rhythm City. 815-477-0340.

THE (PROP) HOUSE 1675 N. Elston: DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Sundays and Wednesdays through Fridays and 11 PM-5 AM Saturdays; three separate rooms feature hip-hop and reggae, Latin and house music, and progressive dance and old school. 773-486-2390.

RAPTURE 730 N. Green: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly and 10 PM-3 AM Saturdays on two floors. Fridays, DJs Bone, Hardcore D, Confusion & Venom spin progressive. Saturdays, DJ M&M spins progressive, trance, and underground. Tuesdays, DJs spin drum 'n' bass. 312-409-7777.

RED DOG 1958 W. North: DJs spin a mix of funk, house, and dance music 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 773-278-1009.

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-743-3355.

REDHEAD PIANO BAR 16 W. Ontario: Fridays, 8 PM, Gene Garcia; 11:45 PM, David Crawford. Saturdays, 8 PM, Kenny Phelps; midnight, John Zamojcin. Sundays, 8:30 PM-2:30 AM, John Zamojcin. Mondays and Thursdays, 8:30 PM-2:30 AM, Tom Linsk & Lisa McCloury. Tuesdays, 8 PM, John Zamojcin; 11:45 PM, Robert Boziach. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Kenny Phelps; 11:45 PM, Gary Filip. 312-640-1000.

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Stevie "Sole" Middleton, Lady D, Dan Frijolek, Christopher Robin. Sat 6/2, Andre Solaris, Hakim, DJ Manic, Geoffrey, DJ Janel, Shani. Wed 6/6, Josh Werner. 312-733-6699.

RINGSIDE 1122 W. Devon, Elk Grove: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/9, Crimson Tyde. 847-895-9444.

ROSARIO'S RESTAURANT 5956 W. Higgins: Music after 7 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, Chance. 773-775-7525.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/1, 10 PM, Jim Roll, Michael Heaton, Cafeteria. Sat 6/2, 7 and 11 PM, Umphrey's McGee. Sun 6/3, 9 PM, Royal City (see Spot Check), the Trouble With Sweeney (see Critic's Choice), Time Beings. Mon 6/4, 7 and 10 PM, John Wesley Harding & the Radical Gentlemen, Chris Von Sneider. Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Webb Brothers. Wed 6/6, 9 PM, Fire Show, We Ragazzi. Thu 6/7, 9 PM, Scott Miller & the Commonwealth (see Spot Check), Deans. 773-525-2508.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: No cover. Sun 6/3, 6 PM, Roots Rock Society. 312-527-2722.

SHE*NANNIGANS HOUSE OF BEER 16 W. Division: Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike. 312-656-2757.

SIDEOUTS 4018 Roberts, Island Lake: Music after 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Thursdays. Fridays, DJs spin. Sat 6/2, Lyz. 708-526-7174.

SINIBAR 1540 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin 7 PM-2 AM Fridays, Saturdays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM Wednesdays. Fridays, DJ Shon Dervis spins dancehall, dub, and funk. Saturdays, guest DJs spin. Tuesdays, Dave Britton spins house. Wednesdays, Tone B. Nimble spins Afro-beat, nbombolo, soukous, zouk, and reggae. Thursdays, DJ BJAK & the Soul Foundation Crew. 773-278-7797.

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: DJs spin 7 PM-4 AM Fridays and Tuesdays through Thursdays, 7 PM-5 AM Saturdays, 2 PM-4 AM Sundays, and 5:30 PM-midnight Mondays. Fridays, DJ Tone B. Nimble spins hip-hop, disco, and soul. Saturdays, DJ Darrell Woodson spins house. Sundays, Lee Collins & Sadar, DJ Tone B. Nimble, Norman Rockwell, Shon Dervis. Wednesdays, DJs Shon Dervis & Steve Bravo spin downtempo, hip-hop, and soul. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Ra Soul, Darrell Woodson. Sat 6/2, DJ Cam, Darrell Woodson, Numinous Radio. Mondays, DJs LSE, Chris Widman, Warp & Anacron spin breakbeats, future bass, and jazz atmospheric. Tuesdays, DJs Seraphine, Julio Bishop, Hakim Murphy & Brian Ford spin house. Wed 6/6, MJ Cole, Casper. Fri 6/8, DJ Colette, DJ Majid. Sat 6/9, DJs Heather & J-Dub, Chris Nazuka. 773-549-4140.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Sundays, 9:30 PM, Torturing Elvis. 773-772-6656.

SPIN 800 W. Belmont: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Timmy Loop & VJ Ken (no cover). Saturdays, DJ Jungle Jorge & VJ Nickole. Sundays, DJ Timmy Loop & VJ Whon. Mondays, "Revival" with VJ Tyrone (no cover). Tuesdays, VJ Whon. Wednesdays, DJ Freddie Bain & VJ Ken. Thursdays, "best of the 80s" with DJ Tim O. & VJ Steven Farias (no cover). 773-327-7711.

SPUTNIK 18067 Dixie Hwy., Homewood: Music at 7:30 PM. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by John Rickles (no cover). 708-922-9950.

SPY BAR 646 N. Franklin: DJs spin 10:30 PM-4 AM Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays, and 9 PM-2 AM Wednesdays. 312-587-8779.

LA STRADA 155 N. Michigan: Fridays and Saturdays, 6-11 PM, Bobby "Grand" Ballog Duo. Mondays through Thursdays, 5-9 PM, pianist Robert Christiansen. 312-565-2200.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Music in the upstairs Cabaret Room at 10 PM; DJs spin nightly in the Lounge. In the Cabaret Room: Sat 6/2, Sour Deluxe, Bob's Yer Uncle, Fin. Thu 6/7, Soulfix, Elephant's Best Friend (benefit for AIDS research). Sat 6/9, Pro-n-Con Productions. Sun 6/10, Push Party. In the Lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Verb spins Motown, old school, and funk. Sundays, DJs Paulo & J.B. Mondays, open mike with Greg Golden. Tuesdays, "606" hip-hop open mike. Wed 6/6, DJ Bob Sinewave. Thursdays, Shakejunt spins old soul, funk, and rare groove. 773-278-6600.

TEMPTATIONS 10235 Grand, Franklin Park: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, DJ Dave. Thursdays, DJs spin 80s music. 847-455-0088.

TEN56 1056 N. Damen: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. 773-227-4906.

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Sat 6/2, DJ Sean Cusick, DJs John Curley, Marc Buxton & Jernell Geronimo. 312-491-9729.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Music at 8 PM. Mondays, open mike. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Tension Wire. Sat 6/2, Jesters, Green Means Go. Sundays, DJs Nole & Mungo spin old-school R&B and funk. Wed 6/6, Stories for Boys, Tension Wire. Fri 6/8, Scrounge for Change, Mega Super Ultra, Little Man. Sat 6/9, Carbon-4. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays, 8 PM, Pete Special. Sundays, 9 PM, Daniel Roughan; 10 PM, Heather Horton Band; 1 AM, Pete Special. 312-266-7761.

U.S. BEER CO. 1801 N. Clybourn: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/2, Flocos. 773-871-7799.

VOLTAIRE 3231 N. Clark: Mondays, 7 PM, Freddy Allen & Amy Armstrong. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7 and 9 PM, Voltaire variety show. 773-528-3136.

VOYEUR 151 W. Ohio: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM. Fridays, DJs Martin "Boogie Man" Luna & Artie Czaja spin progressive trance and vocal house. 312-832-1717.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/1, Underwater People. Sat 6/2, Deja Vu. Fri 6/8, Mr. Blotto. Sat 6/9, Steve Dahl & the Dahlfins. 630-264-2739.

WATERLOO TAVERN 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Urban Funk Ordinance, Java. Sat 6/2, Timebomb Taxi, Leave, Milkplow, Colby Band. Sun 6/3, Nadas. Tuesdays, Hello Dave. Wednesdays, Acoustic X. Thu 6/7, Almighty Rogers (no cover). Fri 6/8, Big Daddy Roaches, Help, Dimebox. Sat 6/9, 56 Hope Road. 773-929-1300.

WATUSI 1540 W. North: Restaurant. Fridays, 10:30 PM-2 AM, DJ Red Lox spins dance music from the Middle East and Spain (no cover). 773-862-1540.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Saturdays, open stage. 312-943-7815.

WHITE STAR 225 W. Ontario: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Jernell Geronimo and percussionist Miro. Saturdays, DJs Freddie, Mike Z. & Jernell Geronimo spin progressive house, trance, R&B, and hip-hop. 312-337-3223.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Carl Brown, Third Coast. Sat 6/2, Baaro, Indika. Sun 6/3, Reggae Cowboys (see Spot Check). Mondays, DJ Red Lox. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wed 6/6, Indika, Ras Kelly. Thu 6/7, Dansika. Fri 6/8, Sam Ghanson, Michael Black. Sat 6/9, Zeleke, New Flavor. Sun 6/10, Gizzae. 773-327-4273.

WOODEN NICKEL 327 Waukegan, Highwood: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, the Gruv. 847-432-6430.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Saturdays, DJ Jason Christopher, percussionist Miro. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

SAM BUSH Sat 6/2, 8 PM, Mainstage, Harold D. McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

FOREST VIEW EXPRESS Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

JOHN PRINE, DAR WILLIAMS Sat 6/9, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

LINDA M. SMITH Free in-store performances. Fri 6/1, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 49 S. Waukegan, Deerfield. 847-559-1999. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 6971 W. Grand, Gurnee. 847-249-1845.

RANDY TRAVIS performs during weekend services. Sat 6/9, 5 and 7 PM, and Sun 6/10, 9 and 11:15 AM, Willow Creek Community Church, 67 E. Algonquin, South Barrington. 847-765-5000.

folk & country

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Sundays, Irish jam session. Mondays, 8 PM, Chicago Barn Dance Company. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Cornmeal. 773-478-4408.

ARBOR VITAE 111 W. Jackson, Naperville: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/1, On the Mainline. 630-778-9090.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Sun 6/3, Can-Ky-Ree. Sun 6/10, 7 PM, Honky Tonk Hayride; 10 PM, DJ spins country music. 773-384-2547.

CAROL'S PUB 4659 N. Clark: Country music at 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Diamondback. Sundays, open jam with Diamondback. 773-334-2402.

CARRAIG Gaelic Park, 6119 W. 147th, Oak Forest: No cover. Fri 6/1, 9:30 PM, Three Men in Kilts. Sat 6/2, 10 PM, Gerard Haughey. Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, and Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Joe McShane. 708-687-9323.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Burren Ceili Band. Sat 6/2, Velvet Green. Fri 6/8, Dooley Brothers. Sat 6/9, Fairplay. 773-282-7035.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Wed 6/6, 8:30 PM, Linda M. Smith. Thu 6/7, Hip Fetish. 708-788-2118.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/9, Curtis & Loretta. 630-393-1247.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Fred. 773-489-5471.

HACKNEY'S 1514 E. Lake, Glenview: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, Whitey O'Day. 847-724-7171.

HARRIGAN'S 2816 N. Halsted: Sundays, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Martin Gollogly. 773-248-5933.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Sat 6/2, 10:30 PM, Chicago Bluegrass Band. Sat 6/9, 10:30 PM, Family of Souls, Evidence. 773-465-8005.

HIDDEN SHAMROCK 2723 N. Halsted: Sundays, 3-6 PM, traditional Irish jam session. 773-883-0304.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Bakelite 78; 9:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile (no cover). 773-227-4433.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/4, 9 PM, Anish (no cover). 773-404-9494.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/1, 3:30 PM, Bert Cattoni Band. 312-595-7437.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Sundays, 3 PM, songwriters' circle hosted by Al Day. Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. Tue 6/5 and Sat 6/9, 9 PM, Willy Phillips & the Mad Cowboys. 773-743-3355.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Blood Oranges, Star City, Kelly Kessler & the Wichita Shut-Ins. 773-525-2508.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEEHOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:45 PM. Fri 6/1, Mark Sheehy. Fri 6/8, Rick Pickren. 630-969-9720.

WINNERS ON LINCOLN 4530 N. Lincoln: Tuesdays, 10 PM, BLT. Thursdays, 9 PM, acoustic open mike. 773-271-0401.

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CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL See page 59.

CHICAGO GOSPEL FESTIVAL See page 56.

CLASSIC ACT CHORAL ENSEMBLE "Concert in the Spirit." Sun 6/3, 3:30 PM, Morgan Park Presbyterian Church, 11056 S. Longwood. 773-779-3355.

COMMUNITY RENEWAL CHORUS, ALL GOD'S CHILDREN Sun 6/3, 3 PM, Simpson Theatre, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-673-3831.

43RD STREET BLUES FESTIVAL See Fairs & Festivals.

DAN GILLOGLY TRIO Sat 6/2, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 6009 N. Broadway. 773-769-2300.

MAXWELL STREET BLUES JAM Sundays, 1 PM, Old Maxwell Street Market, Maxwell & Halsted. 312-831-1051 or 312-341-3696.

RANDY TRAVIS performs during weekend services. Sat 6/9, 5 and 7 PM, and Sun 6/10, 9 and 11:15 AM, Willow Creek Community Church, 67 E. Algonquin, South Barrington. 847-765-5000.

VOICES OF A NEW BLACK MILLENNIUM Music and poetry showcase features "Rhythm & Blues Night" with Mark Stampley & Eclypse of the Moon and Mac Jordan (free admission). Wed 6/6, 8:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

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clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fridays, 9 PM, Ken Saydak. 312-642-6805.

AUSTIN'S SOUTHWEST CAFE 481 Peterson, Libertyville: Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, Barrelhouse Chuck & John Carpender. 847-549-1972.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/5, Lindsey Alexander Band with Zora Young. Wed 6/6, James Wheeler Band with Grana Louise. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Maurice John Vaughn Band with Shirley Johnson. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Sat 6/2, and Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/5, Charlie Love Band with Grana Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Mary Lane. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. 312-661-0100.

BLUE CHICAGO STORE 534 N. Clark: Saturdays, 8 PM, Gloria Shannon Band. 312-661-1003.

B.L.U.E.S. 2519 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials. Sun 6/3, Lindsey Alexander. Mon 6/4, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/5, Liz Mandville Greeson. Wed 6/6, Michael Coleman & the Backbreakers. Thu 6/7, John Primer. 773-528-1012.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sundays, 11 AM, Eric Noden. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Eric Noden's Really Cool Blues Band. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Thursdays and Sat 6/2, 10:30 PM, Sugar Blue. 773-384-8600.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM. Wednesdays, open stage hosted by Brother John & others. 708-387-0050.

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant with music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, 5:30 PM, Joe Moss; 9:30 PM, Bob Margolin, Jay Stulo Band. Sat 6/2, 6:30 PM, Harmonica Hinds; 9:30 PM, Levon Helm & the Barn Burners, Matthew Skoller. Sun 6/3, King Corey Band. Mon 6/4, jam hosted by the Buzz. Tue 6/5, Ron Prince & Hard Time. Wed 6/6, Doug McDonald. Thu 6/7, 8:30 PM, Joanna Connor; 10:30 PM, Larry McCray. Fri 6/8, 2:30 PM, Studebaker John; 5 PM, Sharrie Williams; 8 PM, Jimmy Burns; 11 PM, Ronnie Baker Brooks. Sat 6/9, 11 AM, blues brunch with Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials; 2 PM, Nick Moss; 5 PM, Big James & the Chicago Playboys; 8:30 PM, Willie Kent & the Gents; 11:30 PM, Coco Montoya. Sun 6/10, noon, Joe Moss; 3 PM, Howard & the White Boys; 6:30 PM, Phil Guy; 10 PM, John Primer. 312-427-0333.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Fridays, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Mondays, DJ Ethan. Wednesdays, DJ Brian. 773-384-2547.

CARMICHAEL'S CHICAGO STEAK HOUSE 1052 W. Monroe: Fridays, Saturdays, and Mondays, 6 PM, pianist Professor John. 312-433-0025.

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, John Primer. Wed 6/6, Pat Smillie Band. Thursdays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-624-3240.

CLUB MALCOLM 744 E. 83rd: Wednesdays, 8 PM, L.V. Banks & His Swinging Blues Band. 773-723-1600.

COTTON CLUB & ALL THAT JAZZ 1710 S. Michigan: Live jazz and blues at 10 PM, midnight, and 2 AM on weekends. Mondays, 7 PM-midnight, open mike with Carolyn Albritten. Wednesdays, 8 PM-1 AM, Killer Ray Players. 312-341-9787.

DAVIS STREET FISHMARKET 501 Davis, Evanston: Sundays, 6 PM, Devil in a Woodpile. 847-869-3474.

DICK'S LAST RESORT 435 E. Illinois: No cover. Sundays, 10 AM-2:30 PM, Gospel Supremes. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7 PM, Professor John & His Band. 312-836-7870.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Thu 6/7, 10 PM, T-Model Ford, Paul "Wine" Jones, Cedell Davis. 773-489-3160.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, 9:30 PM, Siegel-Schwall Blues Band. 708-788-2118.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 6/2, Tommy McCracken & Force of Habit. Sat 6/9, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. 630-416-4898.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: Thursdays, 10 PM, Stank Willie (no cover). 773-248-3330.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Tuesdays, open jam with Fish & the Bluefins. 773-489-5471.

GOOD ROCKIN' LOUNGE 2 7432 S. Racine: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Nellie Travis. Thursdays, 8 PM, L.V. Banks & His Swinging Blues Band. 773-723-2319.

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Sun 6/3, 9:30 PM, Sammy Fender, Sugar Doll, Reggie Tutt & others. 312-943-2252.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 6/2, 9:30 PM, L.C. Walker & Trouble No More. Tue 6/5, 8:30 PM, Jimmy Burns (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam with Mike Wheeler (no cover). Sat 6/9, 9:30 PM, Studebaker John & the Hawks. 708-484-3610.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tue 6/5, 9 PM, Bakelite 78; 9:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile (no cover). 773-227-4433.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues. Thu 6/7, 8 PM, Wabi Down Home Project Band with Seiji "Wabi" Yuguchi; 10:30 PM, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Kinsey Report. Sat 6/9, 8 PM, Colin Jones performs Mr. Rhythm & Blues; 10:30 PM, Robert Jr. Lockwood & Snooky Pryor. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Live music on the Back Porch Stage at 10 PM. Fri 6/1, Eddie King. Sat 6/2, Jimmy Burns. Sundays, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller. Mondays, Joanna Connor. Wed 6/6, Phil Armetta. Thu 6/7, Maurice John Vaughn. Sat 6/9, Big Al & the Real Deal. 312-923-2000 or 312-527-2583.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar. Sat 6/2, 9 PM, Eric George Band. Fri 6/8, 5:30 PM, Mandi Loomis & Gene Kilty. 312-245-0333.

THE HUDDLE 9501 W. Devon, Rosemont: Saturdays, 10 PM, Big D & the Chicago Flyers (no cover). 847-318-7591.

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Sun 6/3, Dave Specter. Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Carlos Johnson; 10 PM, Koko Taylor & Her Blues Machine. Fri 6/8, 7 PM, Sean Costello; 10 PM, Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials. Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Big John Dickerson & Blue Chamber; 10 PM, Kirk Smithhart. Sun 6/10, 7 PM, Matthew Skoller Band; 10 PM, Ronnie Baker Brooks. 312-266-2400.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 8-9 PM, pianist Detroit Jr. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Vance Kelly, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers with Kid Dynamite. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band, Casey Jones. Mondays and Wednesdays, Howard Scott & Chick Rodgers, Andre Taylor & Nellie Travis. Tuesdays, Zanne Mack Band, J.W. Williams & the ChiTown Hustlers. Thu 6/7, Charlie Love. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Sandra Hall, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers with Kid Dynamite. 773-477-4646.

KOKO TAYLOR'S CELEBRITY 1233 S. Wabash: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Laretha Weathersby & the Risk Band. Sat 6/2, Roy Hytower & the Root Doc. Sundays, 2-5 PM, gospel buffet; 8 PM, blues jam hosted by Joe Barr & Soul Purpose. Wednesdays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band (no cover). Thu 6/7, Joe Barr & Grana Louise. Fri 6/8, Bobby Slim James & Laretha Weathersby. Sat 6/9, Big James & the Chicago Playboys, Nellie Travis. 312-566-0555.

LEE'S UNLEADED BLUES 7401 S. South Chicago: Music after 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Johnny Drummer & the Starlighters. Sundays and Mondays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-493-3477.

LIFE'S TOO SHORT 1177 N. Elston: Sun 6/3, noon, "River West Blues Jam" with Vida Blues, Cadillac Dave & the Chicago Red Hots, Andre Taylor Band, Sammy Fender Band, Hi-Tones, and Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners. 773-384-1040.

LOVERS LOUNGE 7251 S. Ashland: Fridays, 8:30 PM, Bob Jamison & the Untouchable Band. 773-488-9807.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/2, Rockin Johnny. Sat 6/9, Little Big Men. 773-252-1155.

NOAH'S ARK 3428 S. King Dr.: Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, 7 PM, Sheila Jones. Tuesdays, 7 PM, gospel poetry open mike (no cover). Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Martha Starks. 312-225-1420.

111 CLUB 111 W. 111th: Sundays, 9 PM, Killer Ray Allison, Harmonica George & Jimmy Pryor, Double J Band. 773-821-9165.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Smilin' Bobbie & His Blues Machine. 773-486-9862.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Tue 6/5, Carl Davis Band. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/1, Keith Scott Band. Sat 6/9, Mississippi Heat. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Sat 6/2, Howard Scott & the World Band. Wed 6/6, Jasper Buchanan. Fri 6/8, Sonny Rasun Band. Sat 6/9, Joe Moss Band. 815-477-0340.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays and 9:30 PM Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Chico Banks. Sundays, blues jam hosted by Tom Holland's Big Blue. Wednesdays, Matthew Skoller Band. Thu 6/7, Sandra Hall. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Phil Guy, Eddy Clearwater. 773-645-5200.

ROOSTER BLUES 811 W. Lake: Music on two stages nightly at 8:30 PM. Sundays, Carlos Johnson, Michael Coleman. Mondays, A.C. Reed, Lurrie Bell. Tuesdays, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, Carl Weathersby. 312-733-6577.

RORY'S MUSIC CAFE 701 W. Lake, Addison: Mondays, 8:30 PM, open blues jam hosted by Blue Heat. 630-543-3101.

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Big Jay McNeely (see Critic's Choice) with Jesse Scinto & the Dignitaries. Tuesdays, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sugar Blue. Thu 6/7, Willie King. Fri 6/8, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Sat 6/9, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. 773-342-0452.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant; no cover. Sun 6/3, 1 PM, Rockin Johnny. Tue 6/5, 7 PM, Fabulous Fishheads. Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Matthew Skoller. 312-527-2722.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/1, Pete Special. Sat 6/2, Bumblebee Bob & the Stingers. Fri 6/8, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Sat 6/9, Vance Kelly. 847-991-2150.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/1, Wabi Blues Project. Sat 6/2, Scott Dirks & the Chicago Bound Blues Band. Mondays, Rockin Johnny Band. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Billy Flynn Blues Band. 773-772-6656.

SNUGGERY SALOON & DINING ROOM Union Station, Canal & Adams: No cover. Thu 6/7, 3:30 PM, Liz Mandville Greeson & the Blue Points. 312-441-9334.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Sun 6/10, 1 PM, benefit concert with Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners, Sofull Jo, Still. 630-264-2739.

WOODROW'S 4600 N. Lincoln: Tuesdays, 9 PM, Professor John & His Band (no cover). 773-907-0740.

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concerts

BERNARD ALCORN Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

ROBERT BAGLIONE TRIO Fri 6/1, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 2063 Route 38, Saint Charles. 630-584-1750.

PAUL BASA & BASANOVA in a free concert. Mon 6/4, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

BEBOP BRASS BAND WITH VON FREEMAN Free concert. Fri 6/1, 7 PM, Hamilton Park, 513 W. 72nd. 773-427-1676.

AL CARVER BAND Free in-store performance. Fri 6/1, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

CHICAGO COLLEGE OF PERFORMING ARTS SUMMER JAZZ QUINTET performs at Roosevelt University's Alumni Awards Celebration, which features a talk by Wynton Marsalis. Fri 6/1, 7:30 PM, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan. 312-341-3623.

NICK COLIONNE Thu 6/7, 5:30 PM, Uihlein Plaza, Chicago Historical Society, 1601 N. Clark. 312-642-4600 or 312-645-9550.

ORBERT DAVIS with Steppenwolf Ensemble members interpret works by the Teen Cross-Town Ensemble and MusicAlive! as part of the "Traffic" series. Mon 6/4, 7:30 PM, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted. 312-335-1650.

FLIPPOMUSIC Thu 6/7, 7 PM, outdoor shell, Checker Dr. & Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove. 847-459-2525.

HORNER PARK JAZZ BAND under the direction of Dan Sadofsky. Fri 6/1, 7 PM, Horner Park, 2741 W. Montrose. 312-742-7572.

LIVE THE SPIRIT JAZZ BAND "Jazz 'n Africa" concert under the direction of Ernest Dawkins featuring the Muntu Dance Theatre Drummers. Sat 6/9, 1 PM, Hamilton Park, 513 W. 72nd. 773-651-7563.

MALONEY JAZZ DUO Sat 6/2, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 2063 Route 38, Saint Charles. 630-584-1750.

MANHATTAN TRANSFER, JIMMY BOSCH'S SALSA DURA Sun 6/10, 7 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

CHRIS POTTER Free in-store performance. Sat 6/2, 1 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

ERNST REIJSEGER, JEB BISHOP & MICHAEL ZERANG Free admission. Sun 6/10, 3 PM, Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

ROUTE 66 Free concert. Tue 6/5, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

UPTOWN RHYTHM EXPRESS Swing dance concert. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles. 630-584-6300.

CHRIS WHITE & JOHN GOLDMAN in a free concert. Wed 6/6, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

DEANNA WITKOWSKI Sat 6/2, 5 PM, Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 1650 W. Foster. 773-561-8496. With her trio: Sun 6/3, 2 PM, and Tue 6/5, 7:30 PM, First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-5215.

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ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/1, noon, Peter Roothan, Sonny Turner, Tom Hope, Rich Pardo & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/2, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Dick Reynolds Quintet with Cathy Cousins. Sundays, 6 PM, Sam Burckhardt Trio; 8 PM, Chicago Swing. Mondays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, No Am/Pro Jam with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany & Charles Braugham. Tuesdays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Wallace Burton Group; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wed 6/6, noon, Steven Hashimoto; 5 PM, Ron Dewar Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thursdays, noon, Rich Pardo with Joe Jaco & Danny Martin; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All Stars; 9 PM, Ron Friedman Quintet. Fri 6/8, noon, Peter Roothan, Sonny Turner, Tom Hope, Rich Pardo & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/9, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Von Freeman Quintet with Bettye Reynolds. 312-642-6805.

ARMY & LOU'S 422 E. 75th: Restaurant. Fridays, 6-10 PM, keyboardist and vocalist Fred Barr & guitarist Toby Wallace. 773-483-3100.

BACINO'S 75 E. Wacker: Mondays, 6-9 PM, Famous Pizza Gig Quartet with John Lewis, Steven Hashimoto, Heath Chappell & others. 312-263-0700.

BACINO'S 15256 S. La Grange, Orland Park: Sundays, 11 AM-3 PM, Steve Flowers Trio performs at brunch. Thursdays, 6:30-10 PM, Ray Bailey Trio. 708-403-3535.

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Nick Colionne. Sun 6/3 and Mon 6/4, Gerald McClendon. Tue 6/5 through Sat 6/9, Carmen Stokes. 312-751-2433.

BIG JOE'S 1818 W. Foster: No cover. Sundays, 8 PM-midnight, Big Joe's jam session with Darren Scorza, John Kregor, Bob Lovecchio, Ted Hogarth & Michele Thomas. 773-784-8755.

BISTRO AMERICA 12 N. River, Batavia: Wed 6/6, 8 PM, Ron Smith Duo (no cover). 630-406-0008.

BISTRO ULTRA 2239 N. Clybourn: Thursdays, 8 PM, Denise La Grassa Duo. 773-529-3300.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Saturdays, 11 AM, Jess Birch Quartet. Mon 6/4, 9 PM, Cook County Jazz Commission. 312-226-6666.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/1, Barry Winograd Trio. 847-256-8870.

CAFE LUCIANO 871 N. Rush: Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM, Lenny Perretta Trio. Tuesdays, 6:30 PM, Sami Scot. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7 PM, Lenny Perretta & Richie Pardo. 312-266-1414.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover. Thu 6/7, Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan. 773-384-2547.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri Saturdays, 9 PM, Lou DiGangi Swing Band. Sun 6/3, 5 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Jack Carr. Wednesdays, 7 PM, Jerry Owings. Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Jack Carr; 9 PM, jazz jam session with John Bany, Charlie Braugham & Don Stille. Fri 6/8 through Sun 6/10, Danny Long Trio. 847-647-8282.

CHICAGO PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1370 Bank, Schaumburg: Music in the Cigar Lounge. Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Les Walton Trio, Andy Meacham Trio. 847-969-9900.

CIAO BELLA RISTORANTE 538 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Music at 8:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, Toscanellie "Lady T." Marcelain. 630-469-1080.

COQ D'OR Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton: Piano bar and restaurant; no cover. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 9:30 PM-1 AM, Arlene Bardelle & Craig Lanigan. 312-787-2200, ext. 26.

COTTON CLUB & ALL THAT JAZZ 1710 S. Michigan: Live jazz and blues at 10 PM, midnight, and 2 AM on weekends. Sundays, 7 PM, Ritual Rhythms. Mondays, 7 PM-midnight, open mike with Carolyn Albritten. 312-341-9787.

CUCINA ROMA 1163 W. Ogden, Naperville: Music at 6 PM. Fridays, Robin Lukas. Saturdays, Ed Warble. 630-355-4444.

CUCINA ROMA 800 E. Ogden, Westmont: Music at 6 PM. Fridays, John Proulx. Wednesdays, Ed Warble. Thursdays, Steve Sandner. 630-654-9600.

CUCINA ROMA 185 Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM, Gary Filip. Sundays, 5 PM, and Mondays and Tuesdays, 5:30 PM, Steve Goers. Wednesdays, 5:30 PM, Sami Scot. Thursdays, 6 PM, Dan Gillogly. 847-478-9600.

CYRANO'S BISTRO 546 N. Wells: Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, Bobbi Jordan Trio. Wednesdays, 7 PM, Tom Hope with flutist & vocalist Elaine Dame. 312-467-0546.

EDGEWATER BEACH CAFE 5545 N. Sheridan: Tuesdays, 5:30-8 PM, pianist Chris White. 773-275-4141.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Wed 6/6, Tiny Hairs. 773-276-3600.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/1, Airborne. Sat 6/2, Trio Du Jour. Thu 6/7, 8 PM, Spats & His Dixie Cats. Fri 6/8, Mark Lessman Duo. Sat 6/9, Matt Erion Trio. 630-377-9222.

ESPRESSO BREWERY COMPANY 1455 W. Lake, Addison: Music after 8 PM. Sat 6/2, Jazz Vertigo. Fri 6/8, Dan Becker Duo. Sat 6/9, Ron Smith Duo. 630-916-6242.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/3, 6 PM, Chicago Jazz Orchestra. 708-788-2118.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM, Nick Vegas & the Roulettes. 773-528-4033.

FOR LOVERS ONLY 3451 S. Michigan: Social club. Tuesdays, 8 PM, "Great Black Music Be Jazz" with the Vincent Davis Quartet, followed by afterset sessions. 312-842-6199.

FRANK'S PLACE Hilton Northbrook, 2855 N. Milwaukee, Northbrook: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, Milt Trenier & Company. 847-480-7500.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, Rhythm Rockets (preceded by dance lessons at 7:30 PM). 630-416-4898.

FUTUREWORLD 1744 E. 55th: Cyber cafe and deli with music at 8 PM. Sat 6/2, Alejandro Urzagasta Quartet. 773-256-1570.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Mon 6/4, Ron Cooper. Wed 6/6, Bongo Head, Unquenchable. 773-489-5471.

GERRI'S PALM TAVERN 446 E. 47th: Sundays, 6-9 PM, Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble with C. Siddha Webber, Ben Montgomery, Leo O'Dell, Duryving Ternoir, and Sura Dupart. Wednesdays, 9 PM, David Boykin's Expanse. 773-373-6292.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 6/1, 9:30 PM, Fareed Haque Quintet. Mon 6/4, 8 PM, Tim McNamara Quartet (no cover). Tuesdays, 9 PM, pro jam hosted by Alejo Poveda, Steve Eisen, Jose Valdes, and Thomas Kini. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. Thu 6/7, Jimmy Ellis Quartet with Jodie Christian. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fri 6/1, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Greg Osby Quartet; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/2, 8 PM, Greg Osby Quartet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/3, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon (Marilyn Monroe tribute). Mon 6/4, 11 PM, Hinda Hoffman Quintet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms. Wed 6/6, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet with Eddie Johnson. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra with Kimberly Gordon. Fri 6/8, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, John Moulder Quartet; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/9, 8 PM, John Moulder Quartet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/10, 11 PM, Lewis Brothers. 773-878-5552.

HANCOCK OBSERVATORY John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: Saturdays, 7 PM, Kevin Pike Duo. 888-875-8439.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Healing Force. 773-465-8005.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues. 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 6/1 through Sun 6/3, Dave Holland Quintet. Tue 6/5 through Sun 6/10, Terence Blanchard Quintet (see Critic's Choice). 312-670-2473.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant. Music after 6 PM; matinee performances on Sundays. Fridays, Skinny Williams. Saturdays, Bopology. Sundays, 11 AM-3 PM, Katherine Davis; 5 PM, Sonny Turner Quintet. Mondays, Ken Cheney. Tuesdays, Franz Jackson & His Jazz Entertainers. Wednesdays, Ken Saydak. Thursdays, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. 312-595-5299.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: Mondays, 9 PM, Long Count Quartet. 773-477-3330.

KARIZMA 4741 Main, Skokie: Restaurant. Fridays, 6 PM, Peter Sax Duo. 847-674-6163.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Wed 6/6, 7 PM, Layni Katz & Andy Meacham. Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach Quartet. 773-348-7592.

LA LUCE 1393 W. Lake: Restaurant. Fridays, 8 PM, Ivory Pittman & the Individual Artist. 312-850-1900.

LITTLE BUCHAREST & EURO CAFE 3001 N. Ashland: Restaurant & cafe. Wed 6/6, 7:30 PM, Lise Gilly & Hector Silvera play Latin jazz. 773-929-8640.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 225 W. Ontario: Live piano music after 6 PM nightly. 312-337-8080.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 777 Butterfield, Lombard: Live piano music after 6 PM nightly. 630-543-1010.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music after 6 PM Mondays through Saturdays. 847-952-8755.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/2, 10 PM, Bill Bruford's Earthworks (see Critic's Choice). Sundays, 9:30 PM, Bobby Broom Trio. 773-404-9494.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Live music after 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Henry Johnson Quartet. Wed 6/6, 7 PM, Mike Finnerty & the Heat Merchants. Fri 6/8, Mike Ferro Trio. 630-446-4001.

MILK PAIL Rte. 25 north of I-90, East Dundee: Jazz brunch 10 AM-2 PM Sundays. Sun 6/3, Studebaker Spatz. Sun 6/10, West End Jazz Band. 847-742-5040.

MISTO 1118 W. Grand: Restaurant. Saturdays, 10 PM, Gary Filip & Donny Greco. Wednesdays, 7-10 PM, David Rothstein Orchestra. 312-226-5989.

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Thu 6/7, 9 PM, Aram Shelton with Matt Schneider, Griffin Rodriguez & Jonathan Crawford, Andiamo. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Sun 6/3, 8 PM, Ken Haebich & Jim Gailloreto with tabla player Kalyan Pathak. Sun 6/10, 8 PM, Ken Haebich & Jim Gailloreto with Dave Onderdonk. 847-869-0450.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Fri 6/1, 9 PM, Jack Wright, Laurie Lee Moses. Sundays, 7:30 PM, all-ages jam hosted by Josh Quinlan. 773-743-3355.

PALM COURT Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Chad Willetts Trio. 312-787-2200.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/1 and Sat 6/2, Ron Perrillo Quartet. Mon 6/4, Alison Ruble Duo. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wed 6/6, Dave Hiltebrand Trio. Thu 6/7, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Los Hombres Perdidos. 847-328-0399.

PHILANDER'S OAK PARK 1120 Pleasant, Oak Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, King Fleming Trio. Saturdays, 9:30 PM, Rankinfyle. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Jackie Allen. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Dan Nicoleson. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Steve Million. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Temple Schultz. 708-848-4250.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Sun 6/3, 7 PM, Bruce Mak Quartet. Mondays, 9:30 PM, Our Thing. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Paul Westlake Trio. Sun 6/10, 7 PM, Steelin' Jazz. 773-486-9862.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/1, Long Count Quartet. Sat 6/2, Elijah Levi Quartet. Sundays, Urban Twist. Mondays, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Wed 6/6, Ron Perrillo Trio. Thursdays, Los Hombres Perdidos. Fri 6/8, Tim Tobias/Lorraine Denham Quartet. Sat 6/9, Scott Stevenson Quartet. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Tue 6/5, Steve Frisbie & Liam Davis. Fri 6/8, Rankinfyle. Sat 6/9, Henry Johnson Quartet. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Live jazz at 6:30 PM Sundays. Sun 6/3, Ron Mills/Kate Rafferty Trio. Sun 6/10, Brienn Perry Duo. 815-477-0340.

PRODIGAL SON BAR & GRILL 2626 N. Halsted: Thursdays, 9:30 PM, jazz jam hosted by Brian Abraham & Will Sadler. 773-248-3093.

RUMORS 4500 N. Lincoln: Saturdays, 10 PM, Scott Stenten Trio. Sundays, 9 PM, Denise La Grassa Quartet. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, DJ Big Tyme Riley Wimes spins swing (preceded by dance lessons at 8:30 PM). 773-271-9944.

SAUSSY 1156 W. Grand: Restaurant. Fridays, 7 PM, Denise La Grassa Trio. 312-491-1122.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Erik Truffaz, Silver Measure. 773-525-2508.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Tuesdays, Taku Akiyami Quartet. 773-772-6656.

SOPRANOS 2901 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant. Saturdays, 9 PM, Frank Lamphere Trio performs music of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin (no cover). 773-871-0990.

302 WEST 302 W. State, Geneva: Restaurant. Fridays, 7 PM, Wally Brath & Michael Arnopol. 630-232-9302.

TORTILLA FLATS 116 Schiller, Elmhurst: no cover. Fridays, 6-9:30 PM, John Jeffrey. Sundays, 6-8:30 PM, and Thursdays, 7-9:30 PM, Essence of Jazz Trio. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 PM, Leonardo plays flamenco & Latin jazz. 630-832-9797.

UFFA 1008 W. Armitage: Fridays, 9 PM, Denise La Grassa Duo. 773-665-4410.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Mon 6/4, Tim Green. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 11 PM-4 AM (5 AM on Saturdays), Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Michelle Cross. Tuesdays, 8 PM, Lonie Walker; 10 PM, Kimberly Gordon Quartet; 1 AM, Vince Willis. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Brian O'Hern; 11 PM-4 AM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Joe Thomas; 1-4 AM, Vince Willis. 312-266-7761.

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/1, R.J. Temple. Sat 6/2, David Boykin Ensemble. Sundays, 6 PM, jam session with pianist Jim Baker, bassist Josh Abrams, saxophonist Dennis Winslett, and percussionist Colby Watkins. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, Orion Collective. Thu 6/7, Dave Rempis Trio. Fri 6/8, Jeb Bishop Trio. Sat 6/9, Ernst Reijseger with Hamid Drake & others. 312-791-9050.

VIKING STEAK HOUSE 27 W 150 Roosevelt, Winfield: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7-11 PM, jam session with Bruce Oscar Trio (no cover). 630-653-2110.

VILLA KULA 4518 N. Lincoln: Tearoom and cafe features jazz pianists. Fridays, 6:30 PM, Eric Lugosch. Saturdays, 9 PM, Erwin Helfer & John Brumbach. Sundays, 8:30 PM, John Campbell. 773-728-3114.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thursdays, Jazz Tempo Trio. 312-943-7815.

international

concerts

SUNDANDA BOSE & ANGSHUMAN CHATTERJEE, NANCY LESH, ANILA SINHA FOUNDATION Sitar & tabla, cello, and traditional Kathak dance performance. Sun 6/10, 1 PM, Chicago Children's Museum, Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand. 312-527-1000 or 773-702-8635.

ALI AHMAD HUSSAIN Indian Classical Music Society shehnai recital with Subhen Chatterjee (tabla). Sun 6/3, 4 PM, Richard Burton Auditorium, Triton College, 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove. 708-798-2025 or 708-747-4180.

JAZMER Jewish and klezmer music concert. Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Port Clinton Square, 600 Central, Highland Park. 847-433-2842.

MAXWELL STREET KLEZMER BAND "Chagall's Delight" concert. Sat 6/9, 2 PM, Rubloff Auditorium, Art Institute of Chicago, Michigan and Adams. 312-443-3600.

BILLY RIVERA CON SU ORQUESTA Thu 6/7, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-922-7827.

international

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 6/1, 9 PM, Chicago Samba, Caledonia Pipes & Drums. 773-478-4408.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: Sundays, 7-9 PM, DJs spin swing; 9 PM-4 AM, Salsa con Cache. Wednesdays, 8 PM, DJs spin salsa. 312-475-9800.

BYZANTIUM 232 S. Halsted: Fridays, 8 PM, Yiannis Hadjiloizou, Rhaezyl Maribao & George Varsos. 312-454-1227.

CAFE RITMO LATINO 2554 W. Diversey: Music at 10:30 PM; no cover. Saturdays, salsa & merengue, bachata, and mambo dancing. 773-276-5762.

CIRCUIT 3641 N. Halsted: Wed 6/6, 10:30 PM, DJs Lulu & Luis; 11 PM, Orquesta Merenbanda performs at a salsa dance contest. 773-325-2233.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Sundays, 9 PM, DJ Joe spins African music. 773-271-4711.

LITTLE BUCHAREST & EURO CAFE 3001 N. Ashland: Restaurant & cafe. Thursdays, 7 PM, John Goodman & Antonio Luciano play Brazilian tango and jazz. 773-929-8640.

MORETTI'S ITALIAN RISTORANTE 1645 W. Jackson: Saturdays, 9:30 PM, DJs spin salsa, merengue, and bachata. 312-427-2572.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Latin Street Dancing with DJ El Papichulo. Thursdays, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. 773-489-0011.

RANCHO LUNA 3357 W. Peterson: Cuban restaurant with live music. Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM, Hector Silviera y Su Orquesta. Sundays, 6 PM, Cesar Fuentes. Thursdays, 7 PM, Mellina. 773-509-9332.

TANGO SUR 3763 N. Southport: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Argentine pianist Mauro Frosio plays tango. 773-477-5466.

classical

MANUEL BARRUECO guitar (Bach, Piazzolla, and others). Sun 6/3, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

CHICAGO CHAMBER MUSICIANS perform music of Brian Prechtl in a free concert. Mon 6/4, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-692-9000 or 312-225-5226.

CHICAGO CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Jay Friedman, conductor (Vivaldi, Schubert, Grieg, Rossini, Dvorak, Arensky, Grainger, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, J. Strauss). Sun 6/3, 3 PM, Hilton Arts Gallery, 400 S. Green. 312-226-1118 or 847-226-2100.

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER Nicholas Cleobury conducts Handel's Acis and Galatea. See Critic's Choice. Wed 6/6 and Fri 6/8, 7:30 PM, and Sun 6/10, 3 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-704-8414.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan: Fri 6/1, 1:30 PM, and Sat 6/2, 8 PM, Lawrence Foster, conductor, with violinist Pinchas Zukerman (Cherubini, Berg, Dukas). Thu 6/7 through Sat 6/9, 8 PM, and Sun 6/10, 3 PM, Peter Schreier, conductor and tenor, with the Chicago Symphony Chorus (Bach, Saint John Passion). Preconcert talks are given one hour and 15 minutes before each performance. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

CHILDREN'S MEMORIAL HOSPITAL BENEFIT CHORAL CONCERT features "a chorus of 80-plus voices from Chicago and suburbs" with musicians from the Van Der Cook School of Music. Sun 6/3, 3:30 PM, Trinity Lutheran Church, 5106 N. LaCrosse. 773-545-7300.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 6/2 and Sat 6/9, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

COMBINED CHOIRS OF HOLY NAME CATHEDRAL, FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, AND ST. JAMES EPISCOPAL CATHEDRAL perform Mendelssohn's Elijah. Sun 6/3, 3 PM, St. James Episcopal Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. 312-751-6724.

CUBE performs music of Chicago composer Ralph Shapey. Wed 6/6, 7:30 PM, Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan. 312-554-1133.

DE PAUL UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATRE Robert Kaminskas conducts the American premiere of Philip Glass's The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four and Five. Thu 6/7 and Sat 6/9, 7:30 PM, and Sun 6/10, 2 PM, Merle Reskin Theater, 60 E. Balbo. 312-922-1999.

DU PAGE CHORALE Lee Kesselman, conductor (Orff, Dvorak). Sun 6/3, 7:30 PM, Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

EAST MEETS WEST MUSIC ARTS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with cellist Gary Stucka and the Naperville Chinese Choir. Sun 6/3, 2:30 PM, International House, University of Chicago, 1414 E. 59th. 630-961-3344.

FLYING SAUCER CAFE 1123 N. California: Tuesdays, 7 PM, guitarist Kurt David Phillips. 773-342-9076.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RECITALS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/1, 12:10 PM, flutist Janice MacDonald (C.P.E. Bach, Nielsen, Mendelssohn, Chopin, Poulenc, Piazzolla, Persichetti). Fri 6/8, 12:10 PM, organist Robert Moncrief (Reger, Vierne, Dupre, Jongen, Albright, Franck). 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

MICHAEL FRIESEN organ, in a free lecture-concert. Sun 6/3, 4 PM, Holy Family Church, 1080 W. Roosevelt. 708-579-5433.

NOAH GETZ AND JOHN GOODELL saxophone and piano, in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Kritz, Albright, Milhaud). Free admission. Wed 6/6, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-1430 or 312-744-6630.

GIA MIA 324 Burr Ridge, Hinsdale: Restaurant. Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 6:30-9:30 PM, guitarist Goran Ivanovic. 630-734-0300.

THE IMPRESARIO English-language adaptation of Mozart's one-act opera. Free admission. Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Sat 6/9, 8 PM, and Sun 6/10, 3 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

MENAHEM KOHL, ANITA SCHUBERT, ALAN M. SMOLEN, STEVEN STOEHR, AND ERIC L. WASSER cantors, with pianist Sonia Kass. Sun 6/3, 3 PM, Congregation Kneseth Israel, 330 Division, Elgin. 847-741-5656.

LAKE SHORE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA John Bruce Yeh, conductor, with pianist Jeffrey Panko (Golembiowski, Chopin, Tchaikovsky). Sun 6/10, 3:30 PM, Copernicus Cultural and Civic Center, 5216 W. Lawrence. 312-409-5670.

MONTAGE SAXOPHONE QUARTET, HILLSIDE QUARTET and others in a program of quartets for various instruments (Reade, Pascal, Byrd, Gibbons, Genzmer, Mozart). Sun 6/3, 3 PM, Saint Augustine's Episcopal Church, 1140 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette. 847-251-6922.

MUSIC INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO CHORALE Daniel Wallenberg, conductor. Sun 6/3, 7 PM, Winnetka Women's Club, 485 Maple, Winnetka. 847-446-3822.

NAPERVILLE CHORUS Jeordano Martinez and Jon Warfel, conductors. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Community United Methodist Church, 20 Center St., Naperville. 630-357-4019.

NEW MUSIC DE PAUL presents music of George Flynn and Kimo Williams in a free concert. Mon 6/4, 8 PM, Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden. 773-325-7664.

NORTH SHORE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Peter Kostov, conductor (Mozart, Schubert, Bizet, Setabundhu, Casals). Sun 6/3, 3 PM (with preconcert discussion at 2 PM), Alice Millar Chapel, Northwestern University, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston. 847-864-2288.

NORTH SHORE CHORAL SOCIETY Donald Chen conducts Bach's Saint Matthew Passion. Sun 6/3, 3 PM, Parish Church of Saint Luke, 939 Hinman, Evanston. 847-328-5158.

NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY FLUTE ENSEMBLE in a free concert. Fri 6/1, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

NORTHWEST SYMPHONY STRING QUARTET Thu 6/7, 7 PM, Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood, Des Plaines. 847-376-2839.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SYMPHONIC BAND John Lynch, conductor, with saxophonist Leo Saguaiguit (Harbison, Larson, Wagner, De Meij). Fri 6/1, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND SYMPHONIC CHOIR (Walton, Liszt, Abe, Hindemith). Sat 6/2, 7:30 PM, and Sun 6/3, 3 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr. 847-491-5441.

PRAIRIE BRASS BAND Dallas Niermeyer and Ken Wistrom, conductors (Bernstein, Anderson, Steinberg, Graham, and others). Sun 6/10, 3 PM, John Hersey High School, 1900 E. Thomas, Arlington Heights. 847-523-4467.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in public rehearsal. Sat 6/2 and Sat 6/9, 2 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

DONNA SADLICKA soprano, with pianist George Tenegal in a free concert (Schubert, Puccini, Poulenc, Horsman). Sat 6/9, 2 PM, St. James Chapel, Quigley Preparatory Seminary, 103 E. Chestnut. 312-782-3532.

SHERIDAN CHAMBER PLAYERS in a program of woodwind music by French composers. Sun 6/3, 4:05 PM, Midwest Young Artists Center, 878 Lyster, Highwood. 847-475-7522.

RAY STILL, RUSSELL DAGON, DAVID McGILL, DANIEL GINGRICH, AND JOHN PERRY in a chamber music recital (Beethoven, Mozart, Poulenc). Sun 6/3, 2:30 PM, Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, 700 University, Evanston. 847-467-4000.

VISSI D'ARTE ENSEMBLE (Dvorak, Schubert). Sun 6/3, 7 PM, Grainger Ballroom, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

fairs & festivals

CELEBRATION 2001 on the grounds of St. Michael's Church, 1633 N. Cleveland: Fri 6/8, 6:30 PM, Eddie Harrison & the Jumpstars. Sat 6/9, 1 PM, Modern Traditional Jazz Band; 2:30 PM, Juke Box Band; 5 PM, Roots Vibration; 6 PM, Roberta Miles; 7 PM, Rhythm City; 8 PM, Linda M. Smith Band. Sun 6/10, noon, Modern Traditional Jazz Band; 1 PM, Flapjacks; 3 PM, Dan Noland & Blues Plus; 4:30 PM, Elaine Hamilton. 773-388-3316.

CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL See page 59.

CHICAGO GOSPEL FESTIVAL See page 56.

43RD STREET BLUES FESTIVAL 44th St. and Cottage Grove: Wed 6/6, 1 PM, Crusaders Praise Team; 2:15 PM, Howard Scott & the World Band with L.V. Banks & Little Scotty; 3:45 PM, Doug McDonald & Blue Mirror with Tony & Jamiah Rogers; 4:15 PM, Jessie; 4:30 PM, Pat Smiley; 5:15 PM, Cleo the Cleanup Woman; 6 PM, Bobby Rush. 773-924-1330.

PRINTERS ROW BOOK FAIR Dearborn between Congress and Polk: Sat 6/2, 10 AM, Jack Scott; 2 PM, David Hernandez & Street Sounds. Sun 6/3, 11 AM, Joel Frankel, Jack Scott; 2 PM, Joel Frankel. Festival also features author readings and panel discussions. 312-987-9896.

ROLLING ROCK TOWN FAIR Sheffield between Belmont and Barry: Sat 6/2, noon, Seven Day Run; 1:30 PM, Box-o-car; 3 PM, Hello Dave; 5 PM, Swinging Lovehammers; 7 PM, New Found Glory; 8:30 PM, American Hi Fi. Sun 6/3, 11:30 AM, Aftergrace; 12:40 PM, Swizzle Tree; 1:50 PM, Pelvic Delta; 3 PM, Underwater People; 5 PM, Nadas; 7 PM, Oleander; 8:30 PM, Seven Mary Three. 773-868-3010.

ST. PASCAL CARNIVAL St. Pascal Church, 6159 W. Irving Park: Fri 6/1, 7 PM, Batteries Not Included; 8:30 PM, Confinement. Sat 6/2, 2 PM, Bob Young; 7 PM, Remarkables; 8 PM, Just Another Band. Sun 6/3, 1 PM, Battle of the Bands; 7 PM, Professor Loui & the Crowmatics. 773-725-7641.

WELLS STREET ART FESTIVAL Wells between Division and North: Sat 6/9 and Sun 6/10, 11 AM-8 PM, Neve, Umphrey's McGee, Anne E. Dechant, Matt Weber, Mark Watson, Dan Darrah Band & others. 773-868-3010.

miscellaneous

CHICAGO MILITARY ACADEMY CHORUS Free admission. Fri 6/8, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

RALPH COVERT Free children's concert. Fri 6/1, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

ORBERT DAVIS with Steppenwolf Ensemble members interpret works by the Teen Cross-Town Ensemble and MusicAlive! as part of the "Traffic" series. Mon 6/4, 7:30 PM, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted. 312-335-1650.

GREEN LIGHT PERFORMING CO. performs songs from Sesame Street. Saturdays, 11 AM and 1 and 3 PM, and Wednesdays, 10:30 and 11:15 AM and noon, Chicago Children's Museum, Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand. 773-935-9380.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Sun 6/3, 7 PM, "Uptown Poetry Slam" features music by the Pong Unit. 773-878-5552.

HEALING EARTH RESOURCES 3111 N. Ashland: Fri 6/1, 7 PM, Prem Joshua Band. 773-381-3042.

ELLA JENKINS Children's concert and sing-along. Sat 6/9, 11 AM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Fri 6/1, 9 PM, Carol Genetti & Tatsu Aoki. 773-743-3355.

SCHILLER BOWL 9500 Irving Park, Schiller Park: Fridays, 10:30 PM, Smokin' Goose's "Just a Gigolo: A Musical Potpourri" with Becky. 708-452-5630.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Sat 6/2, 1 PM, children's show with Justin Roberts. 773-525-2508.

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