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Rock, Pop, Etc.

Concerts

DJ A.L.I.A.S., LEVLHED, DJ PAUL LEATH, VJ DUBMOTION, MER(KA:BA)LAH, A VERY SENSITIVE DEVICE perform at the AVIT North America 2003 VJ Conference and Visuals Festival pre-party and artist reception. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Buddy, 1542 N. Milwaukee. 773-342-7332.

JOHN AMICO Free in-store performance. Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

SANDY ANDINA Free in-store performance. Fri 6/13, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

BECK, DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL, BLACK KEYS Wed 6/11, 7 PM, UIC Pavilion, 1150 W. Harrison. 312-413-5740 or 312-559-1212.

GAIL BECKER with pianist Jon Steinhagen. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, 11 PM, Theatre Building, 1225 W. Belmont. 773-327-5252.

BELUSHI/AYKROYD & THE HAVE LOVE WILL TRAVEL REVUE, PAT SMILLIE BAND Fri 6/6, 8 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

ALEXANDRA BILLINGS & HONEY WEST perform "Gotta Lotta Livin' to Do: The Palm Springs Concert"; benefit for new-play development at Bailiwick Repertory. Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, 8 PM, and Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Bailiwick Repertory, 1229 W. Belmont. 773-883-1090.

BODEANS Sat 6/7, 8 PM (sold-out), Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

JIM BUCKNER Free in-store performance. Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

RIPLEY CAINE, COLOUR, HERBAL JAZZ CIGARETTES Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Clearwater Theater, 96 W. Main, West Dundee. 847-836-8820.

CATHERINE AVE. Free in-store performances. Fri 6/13, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111. Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

CHEAP TRICK Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

COLDPLAY Sold out. Mon 6/9, 7:30 PM, UIC Pavilion, 1150 W. Harrison. 312-413-5740 or 312-559-1212.

ALANDA COON with pianist Alan Bukowiecki. Fri 6/6, 11 PM, Theatre Building, 1225 W. Belmont. 773-327-5252.

DEL SOULS Free in-store performance. Fri 6/13, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

DJ LEGO spins at "First Fridays"; the Bartlett Marching Hawks also perform, with a fashion show by Lisaki. Fri 6/6, 6-10 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-397-4010.

ESKE, TRAS DE NADA, REACCION, PKDORES, I ATTACK, SECTOR SEVEN Sat 6/7, 7 PM, Swayzee Compound, 2244 W. 23rd Pl. 708-516-1589.

FERRON, SONIA, SARAH DOUGHER, URBAN FOLK COLLECTIVE, BITCH & ANIMAL, DYLAN RICE, KITKO perform as part of Queer Is Folk III hosted by Scott Free. Sat 6/7, 7 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

FLOCK OF TAINTED CHICKEN Free concert. Sun 6/8, noon, Cornservatory, 4210 N. Lincoln. 312-409-6435.

FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE Free in-store performance. Tue 6/10, 6 PM, Tower Records, 2301 N. Clark. 773-477-5994.

GARAGE A TROIS, FCS NORTH 18 & over. Sun 6/8, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

ART GARFUNKEL Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

GORGASM, FOREST OF THE IMPALED, INSURRECTION, DEAD FOR DAYS perform at WRRG's 666Fest. Fri 6/6, 6 PM, Super Bowl Lanes, 1370 W. North, Melrose Park. 708-344-8400 or 708-583-3110.

GRACE Sun 6/8, 4 PM, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove. 630-968-0358.

BRENT GUTZEIT, BOB FALESCH Sun 6/15, 8 PM, Deadtech, 3321 W. Fullerton. 773-395-2844.

BEN HARPER, JACK JOHNSON, KID KOALA Sold out. Fri 6/6, 6:30 PM, UIC Pavilion, 1150 W. Harrison. 312-413-5740 or 312-559-1212.

JOHN HASBROUCK Free concert. Fri 6/6, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

HOT MIX 5 with Sugarhill Gang, Shannon, Stevie B., Cover Girls, Nice-N-Wild, and Fast Eddie. Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 773-569-1500 or 312-559-1212.

ILL NOIZE 2003 with Larry Lockwood, Nahuali, Gingarte Capoiera Group, Costume, Shortys for Christ, Freeform Sessions, and Loco Bloco. Sat 6/14, 4 PM, American Indian Center, 1630 W. Wilson. 630-820-8717.

CORY JAMISON, JOAN CURTO, TOM MICHAEL, DAN STETZEL Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, 8 PM, and Sun 6/15, 7 PM, Playhouse 111, 111 N. Hale, Wheaton. 630-260-1820.

JOEL JANIS Free in-store performance. Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

DAVID JESIK Free in-store performance. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1 N. La Grange Rd., La Grange. 708-579-9660.

JOHNNY L. Free in-store performance. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

ZBIGNIEW KARKOWSKI See Critic's Choice. Sat 6/7, 9 PM, 6Odum, 2116 W. Chicago. 773-227-3617.

KARMA SUTRA Sun 6/8, 9:30 and 11:30 AM, Unity Chicago Church, 1925 W. Thome. 773-973-0007.

CHRISTINE LAVIN Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Wilson Hall, Fermilab, Kirk and Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.

LL COOL J, DRU HILL Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

MAZE WITH FRANKIE BEVERLY & PATTI LABELLE, JAHEIM Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Allstate Arena, 6920 Mannheim, Rosemont. 847-635-6601 or 312-559-1212.

MEST Free performance in the parking lot. Fri 6/13, 7 PM, Tower Records, 383 Army Trail Rd., Bloomingdale. 630-582-2555.

MICROPHONES, MT. ERIE, FORT RILE DOG, ORSO All-ages. Sun 6/8, 6 PM, Dionises, 510 N. Western. 312-243-7330.

AUDREY MORRIS Thu 6/12, 7:30 PM, Maxim's, 24 E. Goethe. 312-744-1375.

NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS Mon 6/9, 6-11 PM, Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-665-7600 or 312-559-1212.

PILLAR Free in-store performance. Sat 6/14, 1:30 PM, Tower Records, 383 Army Trail Rd., Bloomingdale. 630-582-2555.

PRESTON KLIK RITUAL and others perform at "Dancing in the Light." Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Adidam Midwest, 3301 W. Fullerton. 773-661-0127.

CHARLIE PROSE Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0042, ext. 120.

ABE QUIGLEY Free in-store performance. Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

LOU REED Sun 6/15, 7:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

MICHAEL ROSS, DONICA HENDERSON & JESSE STANFORD Mon 6/9, 7 PM, ETA Square, 7558 S. South Chicago. 773-752-3955.

ST. JAMS Free concert. Thu 6/12, 6:30 PM, Trebes Park, 2250 N. Clifton. 312-742-7769.

THE SPIN Free concert on the concourse. Fri 6/13, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

RICK SPRINGFIELD Sat 6/14, 7 and 10 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

MICHAEL TAYLOR spins records. Wed 6/11, 7 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

MARYMONICA THOMAS performs "Sepia Tones: Music of Dorothy Dandridge." Wed 6/11, 7 PM, Crossroads Theater, 22 E. Chicago, Naperville. 630-428-4730.

3 TOO FAR Mon 6/9, 7 PM, Eclecticity, 3162 N. Clark. 773-929-3080.

TRIBUTE TO THE PLATTERS Sat 6/14 and Sun 6/15, Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0042, ext. 120.

TWINE & PHASE4, TEAM.VIDVOX, VJ NIXMIX, ADDICTIVE TV, MOODY EVA, VISUALAUDIO, ESP, LUMENSTOUR & others perform at the AVIT North America 2003 VJ Conference and Visuals Festival talent showcase. Sat 6/7, 7 PM, Buddy, 1542 N. Milwaukee. 773-342-7332.

BILL UNDERWOOD Free concert. Fri 6/6, 11:30 AM, Chicago Water Works Visitor Center, 163 E. Pearson. 877-244-2246.

VELVET TOM Sat 6/14, 8 and 10 PM, Profiles Theater, 4147 N. Broadway. 773-807-2522.

JOE VITO Free concert. Fri 6/13, 11:30 AM, Chicago Water Works Visitor Center, 163 E. Pearson. 877-244-2246.

YO LA TENGO See Critic's Choice; the Clean open (see Spot Check); all-ages. Sat 6/7, 7:30 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

LOUIS YOELIN Free in-store performances. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park. 708-460-7566. Fri 6/13, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1 N. La Grange Rd., La Grange. 708-579-9660. Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

Rock, Pop, Etc.

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Tim Easton, Pleasure Club, Kristin Shout & Smoking Kitten. Sat 6/7, 9:30 PM, Murs, PSC, Brother Ali & BK1, Omni/Gershwin BLX, Youngblood Brass Band (18 & over). Sun 6/8, 1:30 PM, Waco Brothers, Tim Rutili, Kelly Hogan, Devil in a Woodpile, Sally Timms, Jon Langford & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts (benefit for Oscar Mayer Arts Program); 9:30 PM, Frames, New Constitution. Wed 6/11, 9 PM, Melt-Banana, Pelican, Yakuza, Tyrades (18 & over). Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Yardbirds (see Spot Check), Mermen. Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Damo Suzuki, Timeout Drawer, Eaves. Sat 6/14, Bizarro, Sunhead King, Quiver Lip, Stone Puppet. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin until 4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Mpulse. Thursdays, DJ Rhythm. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB Rte. 31 south of Rte. 14, Crystal Lake: DJs spin until 1 AM Tuesdays through Thursdays, until 2 AM Fridays and Saturdays. Fridays, Lou Dogg, Mike G., Pat B. Saturdays, Pat B. 815-356-6000.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Ryan Hagen (with DJ 2 Much Funk Saturdays in the Loft). Thursdays, DJ Mike Z with DJ Spin. 847-397-3100.

BAR VERTIGO 853 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Felonious Funk, Family Groove Company. Sat 6/7, Lone Assassins. Thu 6/12, Fast Product. Fri 6/13, Tux. Sat 6/14, Eye Spy, DJ Alo. 773-395-3002.

BARN OF BARRINGTON 1415 S. Barrington Rd., Barrington: Music at 9 PM. First Friday of every month, Rhythm Rockets. Wed 6/11, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Scottish McMillan. Sat 6/14, Night Riders. 847-381-8585.

THE BASSMENT 6057 N. California: Sundays, 4-7 PM, open mike for turntables, spoken word, and poetry. 773-764-2277.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/6, Sleepers, M.O.T.O. (see Spot Check), Wurlygig, Artist Formerly Known as Vince. Sat 6/7, Starrunner, Time Bomb Taxi, Family of Souls. Sun 6/8, Kimi Hayes & Paula Marr, Gwen Grier, Brooke Brown-Saracino. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/10, Dave Uhrich. Wed 6/11, Indigopalooza, Sweet Hello. Thu 6/12, Bound Stems, Second Hand Poets, Lance Drake. Fri 6/13, Cripple Town, Wrectal Dysfunktion, Son of John Doe. Sat 6/14, Lush Budgett, Bleeding Charity, Tasty Wanton. Sun 6/15, Crime & Judy, North by Northwest. 773-281-4444.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Degradation. Sat 6/7, Wounded, One Day Old, Mad Rhymes, G.O.D. Sundays, Stardust (David Bowie tribute) host an open jam. Wed 6/11, Unemployed, Lights Over Bridgeport, None the Less, Last Annual. Fri 6/13, Shutterbug. Sat 6/14, Feed, Guilt Trip, Tenshun, TSH. 773-278-5785.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Performers nightly in the first-floor dining room: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Daryl Nitz & George Howe host the Celebrity Supper Club (preceded by dinner at 7:30 PM). Saturdays, 7 PM, Buddy Charles. Mondays, 8 PM, Bob Solone. Tue 6/10, 7 PM, Audrey Morris. Wed 6/11, 7:30 PM, Buddy Charles with Bobby Jordan. Thu 6/12, 8 PM, Marna. Fri 6/13, 7:30 PM, Tricia Grennan. 773-435-0130.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Music upstairs in the show lounge: Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Janice Tantazello & friends. 773-435-0130.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Tuesdays through Sundays (until 3 AM Saturdays); no cover. Sun 6/8, Down to Zero, Farewell Society, 4th & Long, Stale Chofli. Sun 6/15, Ratbag Hero, PGS, Fetor, Orefisaurus. 773-235-9100.

BINNY'S BEVERAGE DEPOT 3000 N. Clark: Saturdays, 1-5 PM, and Fridays, 3-7 PM, pianist Jeff Manuel. 773-935-9400.

BLACK BEETLE 2532 W. Chicago: Saturdays, 10 PM-3 AM, DJ Pickle & Company. Wednesdays, 10 PM-2 AM, the Captain spins rock. 773-384-0701.

BLUE BAYOU 3734 N. Southport: Fri 6/6, Betty Dylan. 773-871-3300.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Music starts at noon. Sun 6/8, Chris Walz. Tue 6/10, 7 PM, Noyze Boyz perform at a hip-hop comedy jam. Sun 6/15, Linda Weseman. 312-226-6666.

BOTTOM LOUNGE 3206 N. Wilton: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Jungle Brothers, Black Sheep (18 & over). Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Lovehammers, Pinch. Mon 6/9, 8 PM, Oranges Band, Just a Fire (18 & over). Wed 6/11, 8 PM, Druthers, Powerknobs, Yer Mother's Lovers. Thu 6/12, 8 PM, Paper Airplane Pilots. Fri 6/13, 8 PM, Raq, New Monsoon, Future Rock (18 & over). Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Left Setter, Ming, Superbig, Go Novas. Sun 6/15, 6 PM, Deals Gone Bad (all-ages). 773-975-0505.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Westfall. Sat 6/7, Patty Elvis. Sundays, Terrapin Flyer. Wednesdays, Cornmeal. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Guest. 773-384-8600.

BRIAN'S CHARHOUSE 27 W. 371 North Ave., West Chicago: Sat 6/14, 8:30 PM, Rabble Rousers. 630-876-2000.

BUCK'S GRILL 183 W. Main, Lake Zurich: Fri 6/6, 7 PM, Jimmy Mac. Sundays, 3 PM, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Fri 6/13, 7 PM, Jim Henning & James Wayman. 847-550-1127.

BURKHART STUDIOS 2845 N. Halsted: Sundays, 9 PM, music and spoken word performances (followed by an open mike). 773-348-8536.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: DJs spin after 8 PM. Wednesdays, Pat B. Thursdays, Mpulse, Mike G. 630-830-7200.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/6, Hushpuppies. Fri 6/13, Torturing Elvis. Sat 6/14, Gin Palace Jesters. 773-384-2547.

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, 9 PM, 2 Chords, Mistreaters, Kill-a-Watts, Night Terrors. Sat 6/7, Sean Davis, Mystery Girls, Catholic Boys, Tears. 312-922-6392.

CANS BAR & CANTEEN 1640 N. Damen: Sundays, Ryan Flagstaff. 773-227-2277.

CARY'S LOUNGE 2251 W. Devon: No cover. Mondays, 9:30 PM, acoustic open mike. 773-743-5737.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Sam Magdal performs the songs of Frank Sinatra. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Tony Smith Show. 847-647-8282.

CHANTERELLES 11 Bartlett Ave., Bartlett: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Rabble Rousers. 630-830-1700.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Fri 6/6, 6 PM, Prime featuring Middle Ground, Family Jewelz featuring Rusty Chains & Matlock, Alltruisms, Verbal Kent, DJ Kaz One, DJ Spydrr (all-ages). Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. Thursdays, 8 PM, Untitled open mike (all-ages). 773-743-5650.

CHICAGO BEACH CAFE Theater on the Lake, Fullerton & Lake Shore Dr.: Sat 6/7, 1 PM, Jesse Scinto & the Dignitaries. 773-404-3600.

CHICAGO CITY LIMITS 1712 Wyse, Schaumburg: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Stevie Starlite. Sat 6/7, High-End Fidelity. Fri 6/13, Aunt Janet, Covergurl. 847-524-9910.

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: DJs spin alternative and rock music 8 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays); no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, Chuck & Lauree. Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Terry Fox, Mike Rytie, Scott Tomlin, Dave Roberts. Sundays, Dave Awl spins rock and new wave. Mondays, Stacy & Sigh spin punk & glam. Tuesdays, Sandie, Daisun & Vee spin pop & rock. Wednesdays, DJ Jay spins punk, garage, and local rock. Second Thursday of every month, DJ Misa, DJ Roadhouse. 773-489-0379.

COCOABEAN EXPRESSIONS 7007 N. Glenwood: Saturdays, 9 PM, One Voice open mike for music, comedy, spoken word, and poetry. 773-274-6057.

COTTON CLUB & ALL THAT JAZZ 1710 S. Michigan: Thu 6/12, 11 PM-4 AM, Tree of Logic, Prime, Black Reign, Whatsizface. 312-341-9787.

COZZI'S ADVENTURE GOLF & GAMES 405 Rand, Lake Zurich: Music at 7 PM. Fri 6/6, Dave Andersen. Fri 6/13, David Bruce. Sat 6/14, Jim Henning & James Wayman. 847-438-8088.

CRISTAL LOUNGE at Magnum's Steakhouse, 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 9:30 PM. Fridays, DJ Scotty Mix. Saturdays, DJ Louie. 847-952-8555.

CRUSH 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Thursdays, Hack 'n' Wheeze. 773-528-7569.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 6/6, noon, BoDeans, Indigenous (WXRT live radio broadcast). Sat 6/7, 10 PM, the Used. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open jam with Sam Cockrell & the Groove, DJ Party Control. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Julian's Ride. Fri 6/13, 9:30 PM, Hello Dave. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, Roscoe Plush. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21661 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Music at 10:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Catfight. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Remedy. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Sat 6/14, Insomnia, Agent 86. 847-541-4700.

CURRAGH'S IRISH PUB 1700 E. Woodfield, Schaumburg: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/13, Paul Wenzel with Brian Bentz. 847-706-1700.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: In the Piano Bar: Fridays, 7:30 PM, Gwen Pippin. Fridays, 9:30 PM, and Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Andrew Blendermann. Saturdays, 8 PM, Gwen Pippin; 10 PM, Daryl Nitz & George Howe. Sundays, 6:30 PM, and Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, George Howe. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, KT Sullivan. Fri 6/6 and Fri 6/13, 10:30 PM, Greta Clark. Sat 6/7 and Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Michael Whelan with the Bradley Williams Trio; 10:30 PM, Suzanne Petri. Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Danny McWilliams. Mon 6/9, 8 PM, Dan Stetzel presents the Northwestern University Showcase. Wed 6/11, 8 PM, Tracy Adams. Thu 6/12, 8 PM, Greta Pope. Sun 6/15, 7 PM, Keeley Nicole Busteed. 773-278-1830.

DEJA VU 2624 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Breeze, Johnny Price. Saturdays, DJ Mike D, Johnny Price. Tuesdays, Johnny Price spins breakbeat. Wednesdays, Ed Vantage, DJ Bliss. Thursdays, 10 PM, Bandoleros, Ed Vantage. 773-871-0205.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 6/8, DJ Lexi. Mon 6/9, Mark DeRosa spins punk. Tue 6/10, Mike Cook. Wed 6/11, DJ Jayson spins country & western. Thu 6/12, Diplomats of Solid Sound, DJ Aret, Scott "the Boss" Seath, Miss Mia Attack (no cover). 773-472-2771.

THE DISTRICT 858 W. Lake: Music at 10 PM. Sundays, Water with Kennedy Octane and others spinning Afrobeat, Brazilian bossa, global house, and downtempo. 312-421-1759.

DIZZY'S BAR 401 S. Route 83, Grayslake: Music starts at 8 PM. Tuesdays, Chris Sipos hosts an open mike. 847-223-7788.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Electric Six, Greenhornes, Peelers. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Giant Step, Air This Side of Caution, Emily Shrine, Disc Jockey CB. Tue 6/10, 9 PM, Dr. Killbot, Apartment, Phantom 3, Scotty Karate. Wed 6/11, 9 PM, Hello Operator, Blackbox, Cordy, Superbig. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Lucky Boys Confusion, Woolworthy, Lyla Stone. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Katie Todd Band, Mer, Down the Line, Street Van. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Fleshtones, Cynics. Sun 6/15, 8 PM, Alana Davis. 773-489-3160.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Margarita Island. Sat 6/7, Person to Person. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/13, Kryer. Sat 6/14, Souls for Rent. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays (on two stages), 8:30 PM Sundays, 9 PM Mondays, and 9:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/6, El Guapo, Ivorywire, Dye the Sky. Sat 6/7, Sofa King, Colour. Mondays, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Tuesdays, 45s (no cover). Wednesdays, Catfight. Thursdays, Men Without Pants. Fri 6/13, Bottle of Justus, Dave Tamkin & the PPC. Sat 6/14, Nightrain (Guns N' Roses tribute). 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM Fridays through Sundays, 9 PM Mondays through Thursdays. Fri 6/6, Marigold Engine, Silver Atlas, Revolver (Beatles tribute). Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Huxter, Last of the Showmen, Unique Chique, Screaming 88s. Sun 6/8, Twenty, Sumo. Tue 6/10, Not the Only One, Cod M, Dynamo Theorem. Wed 6/11, Pudder Project, Nyco. Thu 6/12, 8 PM, Dredg, Stun, Codeseven, Strata. Fri 6/13, Who Did Bender, KB, Easy Tiger, Thomas Pace. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, Rana, Moonraker. 773-549-5549.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Rob Swift, Kenny Muhammad, Brother El, DJ Yazi. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Joan of Arc, Detachment Kit, Mahjongg, Ben Vida Band. Sun 6/8, 9:30 PM, Haley Bonar (see Spot Check), Rivulets, Portrait Perfume. Mon 6/9, 9:30 PM, Attack Formation, Baseball Furies, Slats. Tue 6/10, 9:30 PM, Funkstorung (see Critic's Choice), Alder & Elius, Labo Labs. Thu 6/12, 9:30 PM, Midwest Product (see Critic's Choice), Dykehouse, Kill Memory Crash. Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Brighter Death Now, Slogun, Projekt Hat. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, Funseekers, Chains, Civilized Age. Sun 6/15, 9:30 PM, Hidden Cameras, Office, Aelters. 773-276-3600.

ETHIO CAFE 3462 N. Clark: Thursdays, 9 PM, Saba's Speakeasy: music and poetry open mike and open turntables. 773-929-8300.

ETHIOPIAN DIAMOND 6120 N. Broadway: Fridays, 7 PM, Kelan Phil Cohran. 773-338-6100.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, and 7 PM-4 AM Sundays through Thursdays in the Cabaret Room and Club X. Fri 6/6, 7 PM, Janelle's Three. Thu 6/12, Fabolous. Fri 6/13, 7 PM, Cirrus Falcon. 312-266-1944.

EXEDUS II 3477 N. Clark: Reggae nightly at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Dub Dis. Mondays, Daddy Lester. 773-348-3998.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM nightly. Fridays and Saturdays, Joe Garza, DJ Pascal, Jeff Moyer. Sundays, DJs spin metal and industrial. Mondays, DJs spin punk rock. Wednesdays, DJ Alex, DJ Danny. 773-395-2700.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 510 S. Park, Fox Lake: DJs spin after 8 PM. Saturdays, DJ Lime. Wednesdays, DJ Richie Rich. Thursdays, DJ Patrick B & MC Rozco. 847-587-9677.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM Thursdays, 9 PM Fridays and Saturdays; DJ Zuaz spins until 2 AM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/6, 7Deez. Sat 6/7, Four Man Band. Wednesdays, DJ Marty B. Thu 6/12, Durty Lounge Lizards host live karaoke. Fri 6/13, Incognito. 847-593-2200.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Music after 9:30 PM. Mondays, open mike with Tommy Gun. Fri 6/13, Lynch. Sat 6/14, Too Fast Jack. 773-685-8083.

FAT BEAN 2959 Artesian, Naperville: Fridays, 7-11 PM, open mike hosted by Tim Tea. Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Andina & Rich. 630-922-9821.

FEATURES BAR & GRILL 10 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music in Club Mamalu; no cover. Fridays, 9:30 PM, Michael Heaton Band. Saturdays, 9 PM, DJs spin hits from the 70s and 80s. Thursdays, 8 PM, dueling pianos. 630-416-3310.

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/6, 6 PM, Dead to Fall, Amongst the Dead, Over & Over, Time to Die; 10 PM, Hawnay Troof (see Critic's Choice), Countdown, Thunderbirds Are Now, MC Bobby Conn. Sat 6/7, 5 PM, River City Rebels, Secret Agent Bill, Worthless United, Article 57; 9 PM, Blackprint, Up Up Down Down, Tomsawyer. Sun 6/8, 5 PM, Anatomy of a Ghost, Haste, Bear vs. Shark, This Day Forward; 9 PM, Kind of Like Spitting, Life at Sea, Hanalei. Tue 6/10, 6 PM, Death by Stereo, None More Black (see Spot Check), Hotwire, Better Off Dead. Wed 6/11, 7 PM, Rollo Tomasi, Boxing Water. Thu 6/12, 7 PM, Colossal, Why Intercept?, Bayside, Choridos Bros. Fri 6/13, 7 PM, Three Blue Teardrops, Polkaholics, Waxon 7, the Banned. Sat 6/14, 2 PM, Haunted Life, Age of Ruin; 7 PM, Small Brown Bike, Casket Lottery, Rocky Votolato, Charlevoix. Sun 6/15, 7 PM, Prosperity Wallet, Soviettes, Fourth Rotor, Ste. Catherines. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Junior Brown. Tue 6/10, 9 PM, Jon Dee Graham (see Critic's Choice). Wed 6/11, 8 PM, LaShaun McNicholas, Kristin Cottis, Jennifer Chada, Andrea Sabesin perform at Chicago Singer Spotlight. Thu 6/12, 8:30 PM, Jeff & Vida (in the side bar; no cover). 708-788-2118.

FIZZ BAR & GRILL 3220 N. Lincoln: Fridays, 11 PM, DJs spin in the loft. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, Steve Z sings the songs of Frank Sinatra. 773-348-6000.

FLATLANDER'S Milwaukee & Half Day, Lincolnshire: Restaurant and bar with music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Usuals. Sat 6/7, Turnstyles. Wed 6/11, Shards host an open mike (no cover). Fri 6/13, Lubriphonic. Sat 6/14, Bad Monkey. 847-821-1234.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 7 PM, Jack Crofoot. 773-528-4033.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Fri 6/6, 9:30 PM, G.B. Leighton. Fri 6/13, Harmony Riley, Backyard Tire Fire. 630-416-4898.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays through Mondays (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays and Saturdays, DJ JC. Mondays, DJ Seoul spins punk. Wednesdays, Swizzle Tree & others. 773-248-3330.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/6, Great Molasses Disaster, Band on the Run. Sat 6/7, Rock Bottom Exchange, BK Elmore. Wed 6/11, Nancy Connelly & Garret Lane. Thursdays, open mike with Sara Sara. Fri 6/13, B.K. Read & the Blinding Light Band. Sat 6/14, Green Gnome Project. 773-489-5471.

GARDEN CAFE 1800 Ridge, Evanston: Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Riki Michele, Darwin's Dilemma. 847-328-4544.

GENTRY ON HALSTED 3320 N. Halsted: Fri 6/6, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/7, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 10 PM, Mark Farris. Sun 6/8, 6 PM, Steve Kimbrough & John Paluch; 9:30 PM, Kathryn Payne. Mon 6/9, 7:30 PM, Desiree Irwin; 9:30 PM, Paul Marinaro & Russ Long. Tue 6/10, 7:30 PM, Jen Porter hosts a jam session; 9:30 PM, Dan Stetzel hosts an open mike. Wed 6/11, 7:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Thu 6/12, 7:30 PM, Jared Saunders; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/14, 7:30 PM, Steve Kimbrough & John Paluch; 10 PM, Kathryn Payne. Sun 6/15, 6 PM, Honey West & Jim Cebastien; 9:30 PM, Alexandra Billings & Russ Long. 773-348-1053.

GENTRY ON STATE 440 N. State: Cabaret acts perform nightly. Fri 6/6 and Fri 6/13, 5:30 PM, Kathryn Payne; 9 PM, Paul Marinaro & Russ Long. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Paul Marinaro & Russ Long. Sun 6/8, 9 PM, Mark Burnell hosts an open mike. Mon 6/9, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris; 9 PM, Kathryn Payne. Tue 6/10, 5:30 PM, Kathryn Payne; 9 PM, Desiree Irwin. Wed 6/11, 5:30 PM, Kathryn Payne; 9 PM, Denise Tomasello & Russ Long. Thu 6/12, 5:30 PM, Kathryn Payne; 9 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Paul Marinaro & John Paluch. Sun 6/15, 9 PM, Steve Carson hosts an open mike. 312-836-0933.

GIN MILL 2462 N. Lincoln: Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, DJs spin after 8 PM. 773-549-3232.

GIO'S SPORTS BAR 4857 N. Damen: Every other Friday, 9 PM, open mike (no cover). 773-334-0345.

GOOSE ISLAND BREWERY 3535 N. Clark: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Thursdays, 9 PM, local music showcase and open stage (no cover). 773-549-9624.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 6/6, 9:30 and 11:30 PM, Family Style. 773-395-0066.

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: No cover. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Jack Straw. Thursdays, 9 PM, Speargrass with Bobby Georges. 773-525-7313.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Sono, Absinthe Blind, Wayne Everett. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Sullen, Braves. Sun 6/8, Sample Ed1t with Madame Chan (no cover). Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Marty Wylder, Changes, Outer Drive. Fri 6/13, 9:45 PM, Hot Dog City, Transition, Palaxy Tracks. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Intelligent Dennis, Georges, Chante Claire. 773-472-5139.

HANDLEBAR 2311 W. North: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fridays, 10 PM, DJs spin garage, funk, & R&B. Wed 6/11, Larry O. Dean performs at U-Lock Rock with John Greenfield. 773-384-9546.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Tue 6/10, 9 PM, John Beland. 773-465-8005.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fridays, 6 PM, live karaoke with the Hootenanners. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, DJ Champagne James. Mon 6/9, 9 PM, Edward Burch. Wed 6/11, 10 PM, DJs Andrea & Mike. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, B.J. O'Malley. Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Horn Band; 10 PM, DJ Supreme Court. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD MCDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/6, Lightning & Thunder (Neil Diamond tribute). Sat 6/7, Love on the Rocks (Neil Diamond tribute). Wed 6/11, open mike hosted by Sam Gjokaj, open mike hosted by Martin Gillogly. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Wombats, Old Man Oak, Acousticboy, Jimmy Atto. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, Blind Rhino, Avidus, Navid. 773-929-0944.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Tue 6/10, 9 PM, Galapagos 4 with Offwhyte, Dr. Jones, Qwel featuring DJ Meatyogre, Robust, Rift Napalm, Mestizo, Royce. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Sun 6/8, 9 PM, Jaguares (18 & over). Wed 6/11, 9 PM, Sound Tribe Sector 9, the Slip (18 & over). Thu 6/12, 6 PM, O-Town, Deuce Project (all-ages). Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Little Feat, Eric Jerardi Band (18 & over). Sat 6/14, 7 and 11:45 PM, Nas (early show all-ages; late show 18 & over). Sun 6/15, 9 PM, Musiq, Vivian Green, Aaries, DJ Twilite Tone (18 & over). 312-923-2000.

HOUSE OF BLUES BACK PORCH STAGE 329 N. Dearborn: Wed 6/11 and Thu 6/12, 4:30 PM, Gayle Ritt. Fri 6/13, 4:30 PM, Buchanan. 312-923-2000.

HOWL AT THE MOON 26 W. Hubbard: Dueling baby-grand piano players lead a sing-along at 5:45 PM Fridays, 6:45 PM Saturdays, and 7:45 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Sundays, 8 PM, "You-Sing-It Sundays" live karaoke hosted by Bill Larkin. 312-863-7427.

INNER TOWN PUB 1935 W. Thomas: Sundays and Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike for singer-songwriters. 773-235-9795.

JAVA OASIS 2240 S. Michigan: Tuesdays, 7 PM, People's Vocal Reactionary Liberation Movement hosted by Danny Devine & discopoet Khari B. 312-328-1216.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Jerkys (in the front room); 9 PM, Burlesque Fest with Catherine D'Lish, Miss Kitty Crimson, Devotchka, MC Miss Kitten, and others. Sat 6/7, 17th Floor. Fri 6/13, Members Only. Sat 6/14, Hairbanger's Ball. 312-337-3486.

KERRY PIPER 7900 Joliet, Willowbrook: Music at 9 PM. Thursdays, live karaoke. 630-325-3732.

KEY WESTER 1975 Glacier Pk., Naperville: Thu 6/12, Voices. 630-778-8700.

LEADWAY 5233 N. Damen: Tue 6/10, 9:30 PM, Melk the G6-49, Billy Catfish. Thursdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-728-2663.

LEG ROOM 7 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Structure. Saturdays, DJ Rhythm. Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, Johnny Price. 312-337-2583.

LETIZIA'S NATURAL BAKERY 2144 W. Division: Wednesdays, 8 PM, open mike. 773-342-1011.

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Sundays, Machine Gun Etiquette DJs spin old-school punk and glam. Mondays, Mike O'Connell, Mike Hodgkiss. Tuesdays, DJ Scott Lucas. Thursdays, DJ Rick Ness. 773-665-1110.

LIFE'S TOO SHORT 1177 N. Elston: Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-384-1040.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. First Saturday of every month, Riviera. 773-525-2422.

LINCOLN RESTAURANT 4008 N. Lincoln: Fridays, 9 PM, Lincoln Lodge variety showcase. 773-248-1820.

LINCOLN SQUARE LANES 4874 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/7 and Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Farmageddon. 773-561-8191.

LION HEAD PUB & THE APARTMENT 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin upstairs 9 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Thursdays, DJ Mach 1. Saturdays, DJ Structure. Wednesdays, DJ Victor R., DJ Stixx spin hip-hop and house. 773-348-5100.

LLOYD'S CHICAGO 200 W. Madison: Fridays, 8 PM, Maurice Culpepper, Vince Adams spin old school, R & B, hip-hop & house. 773-866-8022.

LONG ROOM 1612 W. Irving Park: Sundays, 10:30 PM, Nicholas Barron & Hyperactive. 773-665-4500.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Music at 9 PM on weeknights, 10 PM on weekends. Fri 6/6, Vagiants, Leroy Fix, Vibriolas, Deadhounds. Sat 6/7, Shady Side, Betty Dylan, Finneus, Digable Cat. Sun 6/8, Dark Green Bottles, I Think Not. Tue 6/10, Chris Greene & New Perspective, Susie Gomez. Wed 6/11, Brief Candles, Nth Degree, Nitwit Science. Thu 6/12, Luster, Maccende, Jagz. Fri 6/13, Dummy, Leghounds, Turbo A.C.'s, Mighty John Waynes. Sat 6/14, Blissfield, Sensei. 773-871-3757.

MADISON AVENUE 34 N. Sheridan, Waukegan: Thursdays, 8 PM, acoustic singer/songwriter showcase and open stage with Eric Mickler, Chris Sipos & Johnny Rocker. 847-662-6090.

MANHATTAN'S 415 S. Dearborn: Bar & lounge; no cover. Fridays and Thursdays, 8 PM, DJ Teflan, DJ Erica. Wed 6/11, 7:30 PM, Joey Edwin. 312-957-0460.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Harmony Riley, Snaggs, New Math. Wed 6/11, 8 PM, Mary Fahl. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Ed Harcourt, Sondre Lerche. Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Scale, Wonderful Smith, Oucho Sparks. Sat 6/14, Cane Corso, Swampsugar, Depswa. 773-404-9494.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Jonathan Richman (18 & over). Sat 6/7, 6:30 PM, Haunted, Shai Hulud, Bleeding Through, Kataklysm (all-ages). Sun 6/8, 6:30 PM, F.O.S., Lucius Warbaby, Janus, Perfect Reo (all-ages). Thu 6/12, 6:30 PM, Spitalfield, Red Hot Valentines, 504 Plan, Divide by Zero (all-ages). Sat 6/14, 5:30 PM, Molemen present Vakill, Nacrobats, Frontline Entertainment MCs, Mac Lethal, Seel, Sure-Shot, Akbar, Profound, Earatik Statik, Longshot, DJ PNS, DJ Ternaround (all-ages). Sun 6/15, 6:30 PM, Fertility, Saraphine, One Life, Best Days Behind (all-ages). 773-549-0203.

MIKE DITKA'S Tremont Hotel, 100 E. Chestnut: Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM, and Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8 PM, John Vincent (Frank Sinatra tribute). 312-587-8989.

MISTO 1118 W. Grand: Restaurant. Saturdays, 10 PM, Gary Filip with Donny Greco. 312-226-5989.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Matt Sharf & Lou. Sundays, 10 PM, open mike. Mondays, 10 PM, DJs spin. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Hip Fetish. 708-366-8073.

MOLLY'S PIANO CABARET 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Larry B. 708-366-8073.

MORETTI'S RISTORANTE & SPORTS BAR 6727 N. Olmsted: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Marty B. Thursdays, DJ Freddie. 773-631-1223.

MRS. P & ME 100 E. Prospect, Mount Prospect: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Wednesdays. Sat 6/14, Paris. 847-259-9724.

THE MUTINY 2428 N. Western: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/6, Medium, Nomadic, Sleepaway Camp. Sat 6/7, Open Hole Soul, Vesicant, Headlock. Sundays, On Da Groove open jam. Wed 6/11, Syntax Fascist, Vous and Twins. Thu 6/12, Treatment, Autumn Waking, Chris Fuller. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Ziggy 2000, Tina Howell, Krembone, Lacquer, Et Cetera. 773-486-7774.

MYRON & PHIL 3900 W. Devon, Lincolnwood: Restaurant. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, 7 PM, pianist Johnny Burnett. 847-677-6663.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Heartsfield. Sat 6/7, 3:30 PM, Subversives; 8 PM, Montgomery Street Band. Sun 6/8, 12:30 PM, Tumbleweed. Wed 6/11, 8 PM, Maggie Speaks. Thu 6/12, 3:30 PM, Planet Strange; 8 PM, Red Pop Theory. Fri 6/13, 3:30 PM, Wombats; 8 PM, the Business. Sat 6/14, 3:30 PM, Saturday June Band; 8 PM, Video Stars. Sun 6/15, 12:30 PM, Deja Vu. 312-595-7437.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Mark Eitzel, Stephen Dawson & Diane Christiansen. Tuesdays, 8 PM, DJs spin soul & hip-hop. Wed 6/11, 8:30 PM, open mike hosted by Grey Parker. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, 56 Hope Road, Punsapaya, Hugo. 847-869-0450.

NEW DATING GAME 8924 S. Stony Island: Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 PM, DJs spin neo-soul, deep house, and old school at an open mike for poetry and spoken word. 773-374-8883.

NITE CAP 5007 W. Irving Park: Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Ethyline, Last Caress (Misfits tribute). Tuesdays, DJ Skor, DJ Real One spin hip-hop. Wed 6/11, 9 PM, Plague, Infamous, Smoke, Slavedrum. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, War Pigs (Black Sabbath tribute), Southview. 773-794-1317.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Wed 6/11, 8 PM, Dave Awl hosts The Mostly Dave Show. Thu 6/12, 8 PM, Mars Attacks performs with Jason Schupp at Homolatte: Queer Words & Music hosted by Scott Free. 773-743-3355.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM. Fri 6/6, Oucho Sparks, Doubtful Guest, Stone Samadhi. Sat 6/7, Knomadz, Bamski, Sidewalk Skolaz, Nacrobats, Brickheadz, DJ Form, DJ Imp at a release party for One Track Mind magazine. Sun 6/8, 11:30 PM, Papa G spins reggae. Mon 6/9, 10 PM, Record Playas, John Swift, Clash Titan. Tuesdays, 11 PM, DJ Alo, DJ I-Ron, DJ Fuego, Larry Millah. Wed 6/11, 10 PM, Digital Manipulation, Jettared, Wookie Hangover. Fri 6/13, Tony "the Tyger" Sanchez, Bill Luther, Ron Wade & Brian Endel, Dave Monroe, Brian Poust, Napolean67 & Emanuel spin at a DJ competition and dance contest. Sat 6/14, Abstract Giants, Psycho Ex-Lover, All Fours with DJ Adrienne Sanchez & percussionist Leddie Garcia. 773-489-0011.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Fri 6/6, 9:30 PM, Face the Fury, Shiver, Scumgrief, Decrypt. Sat 6/7, 5 PM, Absolute Zero, Left Setter, Bystander, Triple Helix (all-ages); 9:30 PM, Mother Tongue, Dragonfly Halo, Kamera, Twenty Four Seven. Sun 6/8, 6:30 PM, Slaves on Dope, Twisted Method, Slitheryn, Inflicted. Fri 6/13, 6 PM, Innocence, Impulse Greed, Witroy, Subtle (all-ages); 9:30 PM, Slavedrum, Plague, Dirtknap, Emetic. Sat 6/14, 5 PM, Flathead Fillups, Crotch, Nth Degree, Vertical Method (all-ages); 9:30 PM, Alice Cooper Tribute, Nast Devin, tracks. Sun 6/15, 5 PM, Paragon X, Viscosity, Cry For Dawn, Morendicha, Andrline (all-ages). 708-756-0600.

OCEAN'S 11 RESTAURANT & NIGHTCLUB 18 W. 333 Roosevelt, Lombard: Music in the Rat Pack Lounge at 9 PM. Saturdays, Dan Haley performs the music of Frank Sinatra, Elvis, and Dean Martin. Wednesdays and Thursdays, DJs spin. 630-629-2940.

115 BOURBON ST. 3359 W. 115th, Merrionette Park: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Maggie Speaks. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Arra. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Arthur Lee. Thu 6/12, 10 PM, Slip Mickey. Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Fabulous Janes. Sun 6/15, 3 PM, K-Tel Hell. 708-388-8881.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: No cover. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, 8 PM, Johnny Rome. 630-782-9091.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Tall Boys, Penthouse Sweets. Tuesdays, open mike hosted by Daddy Cat Shag & Burt Heyman. Wed 6/11, Fly-by-Night Hillbillies. Thu 6/12, Marmalade, What I Think. Fri 6/13, Red Wigglers, Mary. Sat 6/14, Crackpot, JJ Tindall. Sun 6/15, 7 PM, Wellstones; 10 PM, Odd Trio, Scurvy Elephant. 773-486-9862.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Music after 10 PM. Fridays, live karaoke. Sat 6/7, Alphabet, Bitch Be Cool. Wednesdays, Post Haste. 773-252-7767.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/6, Rhythm City. 815-477-0340.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 127 S. Grove, Elgin: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/13, 6 PM, Seventh Heaven, Yabba Griffith & Traxx. Sat 6/14, 5 PM, Sister Envy, Selective Recall. 847-622-8888.

PRODIGAL SON BAR & GRILL 2626 N. Halsted: Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Big Buildings, Barbez, All My Might, Lord of the Yum Yum. Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Detholz, Dead Raccoons, Black Giraffe. Fri 6/13, 8 PM.22, Ancient Greeks, Problematica. Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Fast Product, Plate Six. 773-248-3093.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Mondays, open mike hosted by Berry LaCroix. 773-276-9730.

RAM RESTAURANT & BREWERY 700 Milwaukee, Wheeling: No cover. Tue 6/10, 7 PM, Biff & Sniff. 847-520-1222.

RED LINE TAP 7006 N. Glenwood: Wednesdays, 9 PM, pro jam hosted by Pat Hall. Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-274-3239.

REDHEAD PIANO BAR 16 W. Ontario: Fridays, 8 PM, Gene Garcia; 11:45 PM, David Crawford. Saturdays, 8 PM, Dave Johnson; midnight, John Zamojcin. Sundays, 8:30 PM-2:30 AM, John Zamojcin. Mondays, 8 PM, Tom Linsk & Lisa McClowry; 11:45 PM, Peter Miletic/Kenny Phelps. Tuesdays, 8 PM, John Zamojcin; 11:30 PM, Phil Baron & Ruby Harris. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Kenny Phelps; 11:45 PM, Gary Filip. Thursdays, 8 PM, Tom Linsk & Lisa McClowry; 11:45 PM, Kenny Phelps. 312-640-1000.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays through Sundays, 9:30 PM Thursdays; no cover Thursdays. Thu 6/12, Gypsi Fari. 773-645-5200.

RHYTHM 1108 W. Randolph: Wednesdays, 9 PM, and Fridays, 10 PM, drum circle. Sat 6/7, 5 PM, Katie Lahiff plays keyboards and sitar at at "Ba-Boom! The Infinite Heartbeat"; 10 PM, Groove Ova, Diamana Diya. Thursdays, 10 PM, Leddie Garcia, Taylor, Rick Garcia. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Tom Sharpe, Kevin O'Donnell & the National Quartet. 312-492-6100.

RIVERS RESTAURANT 30 S. Wacker: Fri 6/13, 4:30 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 312-559-1515.

ROCK-A-TIKI 1942 W. Division: Wednesdays, 10 PM, Elvisland with Mark Hussman. 773-384-8454.

RORY'S MUSIC CAFE 701 W. Lake, Addison: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/7, Drop, Blown. Fri 6/13, Arra. 630-543-3101.

SALERNO'S ON THE FOX 320 2nd (Rte. 31), Saint Charles: Sat 6/14, 7 PM, and Sun 6/15, 2 PM, Paul Allodi (no cover). 630-584-7900.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, Scott Miller & the Commonwealth, Riviera, John Kimler. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Laura Cantrell, Schramms, Thin Man. Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Jay Clifford, Dick Prall (all-ages). Mon 6/9, 8 PM, Neil Cleary, Mark Spencer, Parker Paul. Tue 6/10, 9 PM, Mink Lungs (see Spot Check), Quasar Wut Wut, Danny Black. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Starflyer 59 (see Spot Check), Ester Drang, Myllhouse (18 & over). Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Gemma Hayes, Josh Ritter, Christopher Sullivan. Sat 6/14, 7 PM, Frisbie; 10 PM, BR549, Kelly Kessler & the Wichita Shut-Ins with Lawrence Peters. Sun 6/15, 9 PM, BR549, Gin Palace Jesters. 773-525-2508.

SEAN KALEY'S 10900 Rte. 83, Lemont: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/7, Spin Doctors, Sometimes Seven, Mindsight 20/20. Sun 6/8, 2 PM, Dzyre. Fri 6/13, Lounge Puppets, Ruff House. Sat 6/14, Twenty Spot, Point 6, Flood Ritual. Sun 6/15, 2 PM, Mighty Joe. 630-257-6383.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Sundays, Torturing Elvis. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Jerry Barry & Jim Desmond. 773-772-6656.

SNUGGERY SALOON & DINING ROOM Union Station, Canal & Adams: Music at 3:30 PM; no cover. Thu 6/12, Michael Rodio. 312-441-9334.

SPOKEN WORD CAFE 4655 S. King Dr.: Saturdays, 8 PM, House of Twang. 773-373-2233.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Downstairs in the lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Trew spins Motown, funk, rare groove, hip-hop, and disco. Mondays, 8 PM, acoustic open mike hosted by Ciso Lobo. Tuesdays, 11 PM, DJ Artek, DJ Verb, Norman Rockwell, Rexford, Undecided, DJ D Double spin at the 606 hip-hop open mike. Wednesdays, Shack o' Love (deep house). Thursdays, 9 PM, spoken word hosted by Jordan Taggart, showcase with live bands. 773-278-6600.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Upstairs in the Cabaret Room after 9 PM: Fri 6/6, 9:30 PM, Steve Wynn & the Miracle 3 (see Spot Check), Siderunners, Glossary. Sat 6/7, Midstates, Scotland Yard Gospel Choir, Canasta. Sundays, live karaoke. Tue 6/10, Garden Family Music, Shadow Master, Alo, Lotec. Thu 6/12, Ssion (see Critic's Choice), Artificial West. Fri 6/13, Peel, DeMilos, Inchworm, Electric. Sat 6/14, Filament, Avocet, Clyde Federal, Archaeology. 773-278-6600.

TEMPTATIONS 10235 Grand, Franklin Park: Fri 6/13, 9:30 PM, Commonbond. 847-455-0008.

TINY LOUNGE 1814 W. Addison: Music at 10 PM. Wednesdays, Nicholas Barron. 773-296-9620.

U.S. BEER CO. 1801 N. Clybourn: Fri 6/6, Poorhouse Bastards, Polymorphous Perverse. Tue 6/10, 9 PM, Braintree. Fri 6/13, Rocky Denis, Half Stachon, Out of Time, This Is Me Smiling. 773-871-7799.

UFFA 1008 W. Armitage: Fridays, 9 PM, DJ Jason. Thursdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-665-4410.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Mer, Tanner Walle, Dave Tamkin, Anne-Marie Akin. Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Ruben Waters Loves You. Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Dayna Malow, Kristin Shout, Outer Drive. Mondays, 7 PM, open mike hosted by Acousticboy & Larry Silverman. Wed 6/11 and Thu 6/12, 6 and 9 PM, Melissa Ferrick. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Eric Specht, Andi & I. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, Phil Circle, Anne Deming. Sun 6/15, 8 PM, Martin Devaney, Joni Laurence. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 10 PM. Sundays, open turntables. Wednesdays, live karaoke. Thursdays, DJ Scott Farkus. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Sundays, 10 PM, Heather Horton Band; 1 AM, Steve Kouba. Mon 6/9, 10 PM, Down the Line. Mondays, 1 AM, Mark Madsen. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, Heather Horton Band; 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. 312-266-7761.

VAUGHAN'S PUB 2917 N. Sheffield: No cover. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam with Anto & Tony C. 773-281-8188.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Corporate Battle of the Bands. Fri 6/13, Deja Vu. Sat 6/14, Copycat, X-Side. 630-264-2739.

WEBSTER WINE BAR 1480 W. Webster: No cover. Mondays, 10 PM, Sticky Lupree. 773-868-0608.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/6, Ain't Lyin'. Thu 6/12, ESP. Fri 6/13, Stalin Bros. Sat 6/14, Karmageddon. 312-943-7815.

WILD GOOSE 4265 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Locals, Outer Drive. Fri 6/13, Mr. Opporknockity. Sat 6/14, Soul Papas. 773-281-7112.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Indika, Andrea, Kelly Rankin, Carl Brown. Sat 6/7, Gizzae, Melaku. Sundays, Gizzae. Mon 6/9, Trelogic, Mr. Murk, DJ Battle. Tuesdays, Dub Dis (no cover). Wednesdays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ Cojo B spins dancehall. Thursdays, Aswah Greggori. Fri 6/13, Ark Band. Sat 6/14, New Flavor, Selah. 773-327-4273.

WISE FOOLS PUB 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Cornmeal, Del Mar. Sat 6/7, 9:30 PM, Starcandy, Super D, 2 Kings (Tenacious D tribute). Sun 6/8, 8:30 PM, Vesica Pisces. Mon 6/9, Phil Angotti & the Idea; 9 PM, Phil Angotti & the Idea. Mondays, 11 PM, live karaoke. Tuesdays, Mr. Blotto. Wednesdays, Forty Piece Choir. Thu 6/12, Ben Hollis, Matt Russell. Fri 6/13, Chris Long, Mr. Rudy Day, Pet Lover, Twang Bang. Sat 6/14, Disonic, Sharks (benefit for Hostage Radio). Sun 6/15, Nods, Paper Bullets. 773-929-1300.

Dance

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

BABALU 1645 W. Jackson: Saturdays, 9 PM-5 AM, DJs spin merengue, bachata, house, and disco. 312-733-3512.

BACCHUS 2242 N. Lincoln: Sundays, 7 PM-2 AM, DJ Slowe spins 80s, alternative, synthwave, gothic, and industrial dance. 773-477-5238.

BADA BING 1840 W. North: Fridays, 10 PM-2 AM, John Simmons & friends spin urban disco (no cover). Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Slowe spins 80s synth wave, goth, and industrial dance (no cover). 773-395-1000.

BAR THIRTEEN 1944 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-3 AM Saturdays, and 8 PM-2 AM Sundays. Fridays, DJ Mig. Saturdays, Dave Britton. Sundays, Shon Dervis, DJ A+ spin downtempo house, Latin, and rare groove. Wednesdays, DJ Red Lox. Thursdays, DJ Hello Kitty. 773-394-1313.

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: DJs spin acid jazz, funk, Afrobeat, house, two-step, and soul 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays through Saturdays. Wednesdays, 7 PM, poetry open mike with music by Bemaji. 773-348-3665.

BERLIN 954 W. Belmont: Fridays, 10 PM-4 AM, Greg Haus spins trance, progressive, hard house, and breakbeat. Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, Christopher Robin, John Jackson spin trans-Euro groove. Sundays, 10 PM, DJ Chester. Mondays, 10 PM, DJ Boa spins synthpop, hardwave, and retro. Tuesdays, 11 PM-4 AM, Ralphi Rosario spins deep house. Wednesdays, 10 PM, DJ Larissa, DJ Ruslan. Thursdays, 10 PM, Heather Doble. 773-348-4975.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ PCS, DJ 33-1/3. Saturdays, DJ Vic the Wolf, Martin "Boogieman" Luna. Sundays, DJ PCS. Mondays, DJ BJAK, John Simmons, Nesjck, Jalel. Tuesdays, Risky Bizness, DJ Heather spin new wave and pop. Wednesdays, DJ Andrew. Thursdays, DJ FLX, Chris Million. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music at 9 PM. Mondays, 8 PM-2 AM, DJ Sadar, DJ Richie Rich spin disco, rare groove, and underground. 773-278-5785.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Tuesdays through Sundays (until 3 AM Saturdays); no cover. Fri 6/6, Chezere, Ben Goldman, Heather Doble, DJ D Double, DJ Artek spin reggae, hip-hop, and soul. Sat 6/7, Shaka 23. Tuesdays, DJ Sinjin & guests spin techno. Wed 6/11, Moodswing, Sam Snee, Natural Selekta, Mobius, Pipeline, DJ Release, L Tek, Frankie J. Thu 6/12, Tim Baker, Apocalypse, Chris Gin. Fri 6/13, Sombionix. Sat 6/14, David O., Ramiro S., Nino. 773-235-9100.

BIOLOGY BAR 1516 N. Fremont: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, Sundays, and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Twilite Tone, Mike Love, DJ Word. 312-266-1234.

BLONDE 820 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Mario. 312-226-4500.

BOTTOM LOUNGE 3206 N. Wilton: Fridays, 9 PM, Billy Seagrave spins industrial, electro, synth pop, and noise. 773-975-0505.

BUNGALOW LOUNGEBAR 1622 W. Belmont: DJs spin downtempo, trip-hop, acid jazz & more. Fridays, Gregory Dalphond. Saturdays, Andre Shakom. Thursdays, Andre Shakom with rotating guest DJs Mr. Cody Bear, DJ Form, 8 & KScape. 773-244-0400.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: DJs spin until 4 AM Sundays through Fridays, until 5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Vince Abrams spins hip-hop, old-school house & reggae. Saturdays, Uncle Joe spins high energy house & hip-hop. Mondays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna, Victor R., DJ Finesse, DJ Danny Boy. Wednesdays, DJs spin salsa. Thursdays, DJ Smurf spins hip-hop. 312-475-9800.

CACTUS CLUB 1112 N. State: Saturdays, 9 PM-3 AM, and Fridays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Kidd. 312-642-5999.

CAFE LURA 3184 N. Milwaukee: Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ MF, Regge, Lamebrane, Radiata spin drum & bass. 773-736-3033.

CANS BAR & CANTEEN 1640 N. Damen: Fridays and Saturdays, Mike Kandle. Thursdays, Tommy Wang. 773-227-2277.

CHERRY RED 2833 N. Sheffield: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Eddie spins hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ Freddie O spins hip-hop and house until 3 AM. Sundays, DJ Eddie, DJ Freddie O. Thursdays, DJ Izzi (no cover). 773-477-3661.

CHROMIUM 817 W. Lake: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, DJs spin progressive house. Saturdays, DJs spin salsa, merengue, house, and hip-hop. 312-666-8106.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM. Saturdays, DJ Hugo, DJ Lulu. Sundays, 7 PM, Latin T-Dance hosted by Veronica Zaid, DJs Kid Romeo, Alex Perez & El Prieto. Mondays, Disco Bingo hosted by Bianca Bleu. Tuesdays, 10 PM, karaoke with VJ Kevy B. Wednesdays, DJ Jungle Jorge spins salsa and Latin house. Thursdays, 11 PM, Miss Ketty & Her Latina Review, DJ El Prieto. 773-325-2233.

CIRCUS 901 W. Weed: Saturdays, 6 PM-3 AM, and Fridays and Tuesdays through Thursdays, 6 PM-2 AM, DJs spin; members of the World Famous Flying Wallendas perform circus acts on weekends. 312-266-1200.

CLUB MERCURY 221 W. Van Buren: Restaurant and nightclub; DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM on Fridays and Saturdays. Saturdays, DJs spin hip-hop and R&B. 312-427-1774.

CLUB 720 720 N. Wells: Saturdays, 9 PM-5 AM, and Fridays and Tuesdays through Thursdays, 9 PM-4 AM, DJs spin Latin & Caribbean, hip-hop, and house. 312-397-0600.

CLYBAR 2417 N. Clybourn: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sundays, Family Chicago DJs spin house. Thursdays, DJs spin soul and funk. 773-388-1877.

COCKTAIL 3359 N. Halsted: DJs spin in the bar after 9 PM. Fridays, Freddie Bain. Saturdays, Daniel Tsunami, DJeremy. Tuesdays, Michael Serafini. Thursdays, Timmy Loop. 773-477-1420.

COOBAH 3423 N. Southport: Sundays, 9 PM, Jesse de la Pena spins Brazilian lounge, jungle, drum & bass, bossa nova & Afrobeat (no cover). Tuesdays, 10 PM-2 AM, John Simmons spins house, downtempo, and soul (no cover). 773-528-2220.

COPA 1637 N. Clybourn: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, Tim Bogosian spins hip-hop and house. Saturdays, guest DJs spin until 3 AM. 312-642-3449.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/9, 10 PM, Drowsy Birds, Captain R. Devious, LeDeuce, DJ Ray_Rod (no cover). 773-489-6457.

DANTE'S 1200 W. Hubbard: DJs spin after 10:30 PM; no cover. Saturdays, DJ Sean Madness. Thursdays, DJ Bobby Too Fresh. 312-243-9350.

DIG 1551 N. Sheffield: Fridays and Saturdays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJs spin top 40. 312-377-1727.

THE DISTRICT 858 W. Lake: Music at 10 PM. Saturdays, Mr. A.L.I., Dajae, Carla Prather, DJ Inc. Sat 6/14, Boo Williams. 312-421-1759.

DRAGON ROOM 809 W. Evergreen: DJs spin on three levels 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Thursdays, Paul Blair, Greg Norwood. 312-751-2900.

DRAGONFLY 1206 N. State: DJs spin after 10 PM Fridays through Sundays and Wednesdays. Sundays, DJ Chris Gin. Wednesdays, DJ Skor, Shabazz, London, Papa G spin hip-hop and reggae (no cover). 312-787-7600.

D'VINE 1950 W. North: Fridays, 11 PM, Ron Troupe & Shaun T. spin house. Saturdays, 6 PM, Malik Shabazz & Beto Roxx spin hip-hop, house, and R&B. 773-235-5700.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Sundays, 10 PM, Big Up! with Josh Abrams, Jacob Ross & Fred Wells (upstairs). 773-276-3600.

ENCORE 171 W. Randolph: Fridays and Tuesdays through Thursdays, DJs spin after 7 PM. 312-338-3788.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, and 7 PM-4 AM Sundays through Thursdays in the Cabaret Room and Club X. Fridays, Saturdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, Slim, Katfish, Zanman, Pat Mann & Spankie. Sundays, DJ Theory. Mondays and Tuesdays, Pat Mann. 312-266-1944.

FUNKY BUDDHA LOUNGE 728 W. Grand: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Frique. Saturdays, Lil' Mikey, 33-1/3, Full Moon Percussion Ensemble. Sundays, Danny the Wildchild, DJ Frique, Phantom 45, DJ Hiroki. Mondays, DJ Hiroki, DJ Anacron (Mental Graffiti spoken-word open mike 7:30-10 PM). Tuesdays, Vince Adams, Pharris Thomas, Phat Mike, John Styles. Wednesdays, Lil' Mikey. Thursdays, DJ Hide, Vince Adams, Dirty MF. 312-666-1695.

GET ME HIGH LOUNGE 1758 N. Honore: Saturdays, 7 PM-3 AM, Sundays, 8 PM-2 AM, and Fridays and Mondays through Thursdays, 7 PM-2 AM, DJs spin. 773-252-4090.

GLOW 1615 N. Clybourn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays; no cover. Wednesdays, Can-Can DJs Flipside, Wayne Williams, Vince Lawrence & Cedric. 312-587-8469.

GRAMERCY 2438 N. Lincoln: Thursdays, 9 PM, Paul Blair spins music of the 70s and 80s. 773-477-8880.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fridays and Saturdays, midnight-4 AM, B Side DJs spin rare groove, jazz, mambo, Cuban, funk & soul (no cover). Thursdays, 10 PM, Mr. A.L.I., Vic Lavender and others. 773-395-0066.

HARRY'S VELVET ROOM 56 W. Illinois: Fridays, 9 PM-4 AM, Jesse de la Pena, Karlos G. spin hip-hop, R&B, soul, reggae, and house. Saturdays, 11 PM-5 AM, DJ Swank, Matt Warren. Thursdays, 11 PM-4 AM, DJ Fabian. 312-527-5600.

HIDDEN LOUNGE 651 W. Washington: DJs spin until 2 AM Sundays through Tuesdays, until 4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, and until 5 AM Saturdays. Wednesdays, DJ Freckles spins hip-hop and house. 312-627-0409.

HOGS & HONEYS 1555 N. Sheffield: Saturdays, 9 PM-3 AM, and Fridays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJs spin. 312-377-1733.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Fridays, 9:30 PM, DJs spin house. 773-271-4711.

ICE BAR 738 N. Clark: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly. Wednesdays, Johnny Chaos, Agent 47, DJ Marcel. 312-440-8841.

INNJOY 2051 W. Division: Music from 9 AM-2 PM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays); patio open all season. Fridays, Evan Coleman spins funk, house, and hip-hop. Saturdays, Andrew YKK spins R&B, soul, disco, and funk. Sundays, DJ Joan of Arc, DJ Detroit Girl. Wednesdays, DJ Papa G spins, with fortune tellers. Thursdays, DJ Axis spins hip-hop, rock, and new wave. 773-394-2066.

JILLY'S RETRO CLUB 1009 N. Rush: DJs spin high-energy dance music of the 70s and 80s after 8 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Spillz. Tuesdays through Thursdays, Carmine Collaro. 312-664-1001.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Sundays, 8 PM, Hot Boyz Tone & Shag host Sassy Sundays with Lady Red, Nina Shantell, Donnie Devo, DJ R Dubb & Pharris Thomas. 312-337-3486.

JOHN BARLEYCORN 3524 N. Clark: DJs spin after 10 PM upstairs. Fridays, DJ Ben. Saturdays, DJ Frique, DJ AM/PM. Thursdays, DJ Flipside, Louie Louie. 773-549-6000.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: DJs spin house, disco, funk, hip-hop, and techno after 10 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Izzi. Saturdays, Croatian Sensations. Thursdays, DJ Prado. 773-477-3330.

KATACOMB 1909 N. Lincoln: DJs spin hip-hop, funk, soul, and R&B 9 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Brent, DJ Jig, DJ Ryan. Wednesdays, DJ Ffar spins house. 312-337-4040.

LAVA LOUNGE 859 N. Damen: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Moa Anbessa Sound System with General Jah Son, Marcus Iya & Rankin' Stranjah. Saturdays, Brian G., Brenda D., Nick Santillan spin house. Mondays, Greg Shirilla. Tuesdays, DJ Red Lox spins reggae. Wednesdays, DJ Hook Dick spins rock. Thursdays, Shon Dervis, DJ Precyse spin hip-hop. 773-772-3355.

MANHOLE 3458 N. Halsted: Fridays through Thursdays, DJs spin until 4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). 773-975-9244.

MARY Y SOL 816 W. Randolph: Fridays and Saturdays, Leddie Garcia, DJ Rick Garcia. 312-563-1763.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/13, 11 PM, Ed Rush, Optical, MC Rhyme Tyme, DJ? Acucrack (18 & over). 773-549-0203.

MICHAEL'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Thursdays, 9 PM, DJs spin downtempo & trip-hop. 630-446-4001.

MINX 111 W. Hubbard: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Wednesdays, 9 PM-2 AM, DJ Bear Who?, DJ Majid. 312-828-9000.

MORETTI'S ITALIAN RISTORANTE 1645 W. Jackson: Saturdays, Club Babalou DJs spin salsa. 312-427-2572.

MYSTIQUE 157 W. Ontario: DJs spin after 10 PM. Saturdays, DJ World, DJ Flipside. Sundays, John Styles, DJ Cache 22. Wednesdays, DJ Pharris, Mike Love, DJ Phantom. 312-642-2582.

NEO 2350 N. Clark: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, Rob Kokot spins synthpop and electro industrial. Saturdays, DJ $#&@! spins industrial. Wednesdays, Jeff Moyer spins electronic dance. Thursdays, Dave Roberts spins new wave. 773-528-2622.

THE NEW SOUND 7407 W. Madison, Forest Park: Saturdays, 10:30 PM-3 AM, DeeJay Intel One spins hip-hop, downtempo, and drum & bass (no cover). 708-771-3060.

NINE 440 W. Randolph: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM nightly in the Ghost Bar (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Todd. Saturdays, DJ Sheldon. 312-575-9900.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: Saturdays, 8 PM-5 AM, and Fridays, Sundays, and Tuesdays through Thursdays, 8 PM-4 AM, DJ Joe spins pop, hip-hop, and house. 312-642-7251.

ORLY'S 55th and Hyde Park: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Saturdays, DJ Stoney. Mondays, Leonard Part Sixx, Jam-Master J spin deep house, disco, soul, and R&B. 773-638-2469.

LE PASSAGE 1 Oak Place: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Jernell Geronimo (DJ Matt Wells spins in the Yow Bar). Saturdays, Nandi Maxx spins progressive and hip-hop (DJ Solange spins in the Yow Bar). Wednesdays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna spin hip-hop and house. 312-255-0022.

THE (PROP) HOUSE 1675 N. Elston: DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Fridays and Sundays, 11 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs spin hip-hop and reggae. Saturdays, Mike Dunn, DJ Phantom, Tony T., Sam Silk & others spin deep house. Sundays, Mike Love. 773-486-2390.

RED DOG 1958 W. North: DJs spin funk, house, and dance music 10 PM-4 AM Fridays, Mondays, and Wednesdays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, (F)unktion DJs spin. Saturdays, DJ Twilite Tone, DJ 33-1/3, Steve Bravo. Mondays, Mark Grant, DJ Lego, Dave Britton. 773-278-1009.

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, and Fridays, Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJs spin. 312-733-6699.

REUNION 811 W. Lake: Fridays, DJs spin Spanish rock. Saturdays, DJs spin hip-hop. Thursdays, 7 PM-2 AM, DJs spin salsa and merengue. 312-491-9600.

RIVE GAUCHE 306 N. Halsted: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Chris Tomasone, DJ Danny Boy. Saturdays, DJ Danny Boy. Thursdays, Erik K, Prince Masih, DJ Wizz Kid, DJ Danny Boy, DJ Logic. 312-738-9971.

SAUCE 1750 N. Clark: Restaurant. Thursdays, 10 PM, DJ Abell spins house (no cover). 312-932-1750.

SEANCHAI 2345 W. Belmont: Saturdays, 10 PM, Ciro, Frankie J, Stunna, Moodswing, Seanie Mack spin drum & bass & more (no cover). 773-549-4444.

SINIBAR 1540 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM. Fridays, Tone B. Nimble, Mark Fullaflava spin rare groove, DJ JR spins hip-hop. Saturdays, Tone B. Nimble spins hip-hop. Sundays, Mark Fullaflava spins breakbeat, disco, hip-hop, jazz & soul. Mondays, DJ Felix, the Mad Thinker spin house. Tuesdays, Eddie "Moskito" Cruz spins salsa, boogaloo, merengue & samba. Wednesdays, DJs spin hip-hop. Thursdays, DJ BJAK spins electro, house, disco, R&B, and hip-hop. 773-278-7797.

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: Fridays and Wednesdays, Tone B. Nimble. Saturdays, DJs spin house. Sundays, Lee Collin, Sadar, Russoul. Mondays, Eddie "Moskito" Cruz, DJ Coco. Tuesdays, Andre Harris. Thursdays, Chris Quinn. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/6, Recloose, Scott Zacharias. Sat 6/7, Pete Heller, Gary Welch. Sundays, DJ Erin, DJ Abbie. Tuesdays, DJ Scary Lady Sarah spins ethereal, goth, and electro. Second Wednesday of every month, Andrew Church spins punk, indie, and hardcore. Thu 6/12, Titonton, Nole, Mercedez Ben, Mani, Flip. Fri 6/13, Josh Wink, Brad Owen. Sat 6/14, Colette, Lady D. Sun 6/15, 10 PM, Jay Hannan, Janel Roland. 773-549-4140.

SOUND-BAR 226 W. Ontario: Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, and Fridays and Thursdays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJs spin. 312-787-4480.

SPIN 800 W. Belmont: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Timmy Loop & VJ Terp. Saturdays, DJ Jungle Jorge & VJ Nickole. Sundays, VJ Steven Farias. Mondays, VJ Tyrone (no cover). Tuesdays, VJ Tech-Nick (no cover). Wednesdays, Freddie Bain & VJ Tyrone. Thursdays, Best of the 80s with DJ Julian & VJ Steven Farias (no cover). 773-327-7711.

SPY BAR 646 N. Franklin: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Tuesdays through Fridays and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Goose, Ronnie G., DJ Abyss. Saturdays, Andrew Vonn spins house and hip-hop. Sundays, DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Tuesdays, Andrew Vonn spins metal. Thursdays, Andre Harris, Martin "Boogieman" Luna. 312-587-8779.

STAR BAR 2150 Ogden, Aurora: DJs spin after 8 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Pat Clark, Kenny Jammin' Jason, Billy the Kid, Tony 2 Much, Erik K, Blitz. Thursdays, Retroactive. 630-236-0900.

STREETSIDE CAFE 3201 W. Armitage: Nightly, DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM (until 3 AM Saturdays). Second Saturday of every month, DJ Eric H., DJ Joseph spin 2-step garage, brokenbeat, dancehall, and dub. 773-252-9700.

SUPERLOUNGE 209 W. Lake: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM nightly (until 5 AM Saturdays) Fridays, DJ Matty, Chris Quinn. Saturdays, Harry the Blade, DJ Tobias. Wednesdays, Justin Reed, DJ Solace spin Brazilian and Latin house. Thursdays, Shaka 23. 312-223-9232.

SWANK 710 N. Wells: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM Mondays through Fridays, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays; no cover. Fridays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna. Saturdays, DJ Vic, DJ Isaac. Tuesdays, DJ Danny Boy. Wednesdays, Psycho Bitch, Nick Cam Cam, DJ Taso, DJ Danny Boy. 312-274-9500.

TEN56 1056 N. Damen: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Scratch-n-Sniff spins retro rock and old-school hip-hop. Saturdays, Refried Beats DJs spin hip-hop and dance music. Sundays, DJ Superstatus spins dub, scratch, funk, and hip-hop. Tuesdays, DJ Rudy, DJ Tankboy spin alternative rock, punk, and new wave. Wednesdays, DJ Mass Transit spins soul, R&B, funk, and hip-hop. Thursdays, DJ Motorcycle Dan spins rock. 773-227-4906.

TONIC ROOM 2447 N. Halsted: Music and DJs 10 PM-2 AM nightly (until 3 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Mass Transit spins soul, old school, and hip-hop. Saturdays, Greg Dalphone spins funk and hip-hop. Sundays, hip-hop open mike with live band, hosted by Tabakin & Saayid. Mondays, open mike. 773-248-8400.

TRACE 3714 N. Clark: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM. Sundays, Doug Brandt spins house. Wednesdays, DJ Real One & Jackin' Jamie spin house, disco and breaks (no cover). 773-477-3400.

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Alberto "Escandalo" Gomez, Marco Hernandez, Carlos Rodriguez spin salsa and merengue. Saturdays, Martin "Boogieman" Luna, Chris Tomasone, DJ Goose, Flipside, Jayfunk. Thu 6/12, Deep Dish, Dimitri From Paris, John Curley, Jay Prasad, Cedric, Keith Lotta, Lovebone, Ashish Shah, Bucky Fargo. 312-491-9729.

TRIPLE D'S 1902 W. Irving Park: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Flutter, Comasoft, Machwhat?, Johnny Love, Trancid. 773-871-6239.

U!N! CLUB 3548 N. Des Plaines River Rd., Franklin Park: DJs and live music after 9 PM; no cover. Fridays, Jimmie Page. Saturdays, DJ Markski, DJ Schim. Tuesdays, Rick Hype. Wednesdays, Pat Clark, DJ Schim. Thursdays, DJ Alexo, DJ Big Time, DJ Stoy Boy. 847-233-9091.

VISION 640 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. DJ Theory spins Fridays in the Dome; DJ Spin spins Saturdays in the Dome. Sat 6/7, DJ Rap, Steve Lorimar, Angelist. Mondays, DJ Theory, DJ Structure. Fri 6/13, Bam Bam, Matt Nee, Seneca, DJ Devo, Rick Garcia, Chris Gin, DJ FLX, Solange. Sat 6/14, Scumfrog, Steve Porter, Karl Almaria. 312-266-2114.

VOODOO 601 Mall, Schaumburg: DJs spin "high energy dance music" after 7 PM Tuesdays through Fridays and after 9 PM Saturdays. Saturdays, Julian "Jumpin'" Perez, Double Impact, Paul Curtis. Tuesdays, Rick Martinez, Alex Perez spin Latin rock, pop, and alternative. Thursdays, DJs spin salsa. 847-969-1602.

WHITE STAR 225 W. Ontario: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/6, Brad Altman, Dan Morrell, DJ Speed, Laura B. Saturdays, DJ Danny Boy, DJ Mach 1, Peter Haze spin progressive house, trance, hip-hop & R&B. 312-337-8080.

XIPPO 3759 N. Damen: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ French Toast. 773-529-9135.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/6, Mark Farina, Gene Farris. Sat 6/7, Laurent Garnier (rescheduled from 4/19). Sat 6/14, Hector Romero. 312-787-0400.

ZERO GRAVITY 22 W. 613 75th, Naperville: DJs spin 8 PM-4 AM Fridays and Saturdays. Saturdays, Billy the Kid, DJ Markski, DJ Caffeine, Triple X, Brett Lee, DJ Night, DJ Double J. 630-985-1111.

Folk & Country

Concerts

JOHN DALY WITH LIZ CARROLL & TOMMY PEOPLES Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Lowell Stahl Cultural Center, 5900 W. Belmont. 773-282-8844, ext. 277.

JOE HIGGINS, ERIC & BETH CARLSON Sat 6/14, 7:30 PM, Village Square, 37 S. Main, Sandwich. 815-878-2693.

LEONARDO, CHOIR BOYS, ERIC LUGOSCH Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean, Woodstock. 815-338-5164.

ELIZABETH NESTLE Free in-store performance. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

NOB HILL BOYS Sat 6/7, 7 PM, Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois, Rte. 53, Lisle. 630-719-2465.

Folk & Country

Clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Sundays, Irish session. Tuesdays, open stage. 773-478-4408.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: Country dance lessons and DJs at 7:30 PM. Fridays, Saturdays, and Tuesdays, DJ Sux. Sundays, Big John. Mondays, Big John, DJ Sux. 630-830-7200.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/7, Fallen Angels. 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 6/6, 9:30 PM, Anish. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, John Dillon. Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Katie Sullivan. 708-687-9323.

CELTIC CROSSINGS 751 N. Clark: Sundays, 6 PM, Irish session. 312-337-1005.

CHIEF O'NEILL'S PUB 3471 N. Elston: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM on weekends. Sundays, 4-8 PM, and Tuesdays, 8-11 PM, traditional Irish session. 773-473-5263.

COZZI'S ADVENTURE GOLF & GAMES 405 Rand, Lake Zurich: Music at 7 PM. Sat 6/7, Evidence. 847-438-8088.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays (on two stages), 8:30 PM Sundays, 9 PM Mondays, and 9:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Sun 6/15, Whitey O'Day (no cover). 847-358-9150.

EDGEWATER LOUNGE 5600 N. Ashland: Music at 8 PM. Tuesdays, Chico. Thursdays, Irish session (no cover). 773-878-3343.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Fridays, 5:30 PM, Hoyle Brothers. 773-276-3600.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Burren Ceili Band. Sat 6/7, Seamus O'Kane. Fri 6/13, Tony Leonard, L.T. Slavin. Sat 6/14, Dyed in the Wool. 773-282-7035.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/7, Kat Eggleston. 630-393-1247.

FOUNDERS HILL BREWING COMPANY 5200 Main, Downers Grove: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Thursdays. Fri 6/6, 8:30 PM, Patchouli. 630-963-2739.

FRONT PORCH MUSIC 505 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/14, Rick Neeley. 219-464-4700.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Sundays, open mike hosted by Fred. 773-489-5471.

GREENLEAF GRILL 301 Greenleaf, Park City: Music at 7 PM. Second Sunday of every month, open stage. 847-949-5355.

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

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Andi & I, Wanderin' Wheel. 773-465-8005.

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

IRISH EYES 2519 N. Lincoln: Sundays, open stage for Irish and American traditional, folk, and country hosted by Eamonn Knuff (sign-up at 9 PM; no cover). 773-348-9548.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Bill Passalacqua, Elizabeth McQueen & the Firebrands, Jeff Lazaroff. 312-337-3486.

KERRY PIPER 7900 Joliet, Willowbrook: Music at 9 PM. Wednesdays, Irish session. 630-325-3732.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Dale Watson, Hoyle Brothers. Mon 6/9, 9 PM, Gan Bua (no cover). 773-404-9494.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Thursday's Child. Thursdays, 8 PM, Irish session. 708-366-8073.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Sat 6/7, 8 PM, James Curley F. 847-869-0450.

PEGGY KINNANE'S 8 N. Vail, Arlington Heights: Irish pub and restaurant with popular and traditional music at 9:15 PM on Fridays and Saturdays. Sundays, 1-4 PM, traditional Irish session (no cover). 847-577-7733.

RED LINE TAP 7006 N. Glenwood: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Michelle Perry & the Cold Cold Hearts. 773-274-3239.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEE HOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:15 PM. Fri 6/6, Green Choby. Fri 6/13, Plank Road Band. 630-969-9720.

Blues, Gospel, R&B

Concerts

CADILLACS Thu 6/12, noon, Millennium Plaza, South Stolp between Galena Blvd. and Downer Pl., Aurora. 630-844-3640.

CLASSIC ACT CHORAL ENSEMBLE under the direction of Fabienne Christian with Yvonne Lindsey and soloists Frank Ambers, Jeffrey Burish, and James Earl Jones II; Angels of Praise and One Voice choirs also perform. Sun 6/8, 4 PM, Morgan Park Presbyterian Church, 2017 W. 110th Pl. 773-779-3355.

HOWLIN' AT THE MOON Jackie Taylor & Jimmy Tillman's "bluesical" about Howlin' Wolf, with Rick Stone, Dwight Neal, Qween Roy, and Desla Epison. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, and Sundays, 3 PM, Black Ensemble Theater, 4520 N. Beacon. 773-769-4451 or 312-902-1500.

MIDNIGHT RENEGADES Benefit for the Institute for Native American Development. Sat 6/7, 8 PM, American Indian Center, 1630 W. Wilson. 773-907-4665.

RADICAL NUANCES Free concert. Sun 6/15, 8 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4604 N. Manor. 312-742-7572.

PIANO C. RED Sundays, 8 AM-3 PM, New Maxwell Street Market, 1600 S. Canal. . @MListing.Head:Blues, Gospel, R&B

Blues, Gospel, R&B

Clubs

AJ'S HORSE AROUND LOUNGE 114 W. Washington, Round Lake Park: Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Housewreckin' Blues Jam with Mike Landers, King Robinson, Bruce Williams, Jeff Blum & Marty Willis. 847-546-3314.

ARTIS'S 1249 E. 87th: Music after 9 PM. Sundays, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers. Mondays, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. 773-734-0491.

BARN OF BARRINGTON 1415 S. Barrington Rd., Barrington: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/13, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. 847-381-8585.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Mon 6/9, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/10, John Primer & the Real Deal Band with Big Time Sarah. Wednesdays, Grana Louise Band. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Sundays and Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/10, Vino Louden Band with Nellie Travis. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, Linsey Alexander Band with Nellie Travis. 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 6/6, Joe Barr & Soul Purpose with Patricia Scott. Sat 6/7, Nellie Travis & Her Men in Black. Sun 6/8, Chico Banks. Mon 6/9, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/10, Larry Garner. Wed 6/11, Pistol Pete. Thu 6/12, Jimmy Burns. Fri 6/13, Mark Hummel. Sat 6/14, Michael Coleman & the Backbreakers. 773-528-1012.

BOB & LOIS'S PLACE 745 E. 75th: Sundays, 9 PM, D.R. Express Band with Danny Reed. 773-488-1355.

BOSSMAN BLUES CENTER 3500 W. Lake: Fridays, 9 PM, Al Harris & the Blues Crew. Tuesdays, 7 PM, jam session hosted by the Blues Crew. Wednesdays, 7 PM, West Side Blues Revue. Thursdays, 7 PM, Thunderfoot & the Blues Kickers. 773-722-8744.

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant; music at 9:30 PM; early acoustic shows Fridays and Saturdays (no cover). Fri 6/6, 5:30 PM, Steve Arvey; 9 PM, Pinetop Perkins, Carl Weathersby. Sat 6/7, 6 PM, Lurrie Bell; 9:30 PM, Rod Piazza, Danny Draher. Sun 6/8, Carlos Johnson. Mon 6/9, Brother John hosts the jam. Tue 6/10, Pistol Pete. Wed 6/11, Charlie Love. Thu 6/12, Dion Payton. Fri 6/13, 5:30 PM, Diamond Jim Greene; 9 PM, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, Willie Kent & the Gents. Sat 6/14, 6 PM, Joel Paterson; 9:30 PM, Bob Margolin with Hubert Sumlin & Carey Bell, John Primer. Sun 6/15, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. 312-427-0333.

CHORD ON BLUES 106 S. First, Saint Charles: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/6, Chris Duarte. Sat 6/7, Groove Hogs. Fri 6/13, Bernard Allison (no cover). Sat 6/14, Tommy Castro (no cover). 630-513-0074.

CLARK'S LOUNGE 3245 N. Sheridan, Waukegan: Sundays, 9:30 PM, AC blues jam. 847-662-3020.

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

DELL RHEA'S CHICKEN BASKET 645 Joliet, Willowbrook: Music in the Blue Rooster Lounge at 9 PM. Sat 6/7, Big G & the Real Deal. 630-325-0780.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Madman Blues Band. Sat 6/7, Lake Effect. Tuesdays, open mike with $3 Blues Band. Wednesdays, open jam with Midnight Renegades. Thursdays, open jam with Madman Blues Band. 773-685-8083.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Little Charlie & the Nightcats. Fri 6/13, 10 PM, Tommy Castro. 708-788-2118.

FLAMINGO 6644 S. Cottage Grove: Mondays, 9 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Crumar. 773-684-0600.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Sat 6/7, 9 PM, Jimmy Thackery & the Drivers. Sat 6/14, Howard Scott & the World Band. 630-416-4898.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Tuesdays, open jam with Fish & the Bluefins. 773-489-5471.

GUESS WHO'S WATER HOLE 3800 W. Ohio: Music at 10 PM. Fridays, Johnny B. Moore Blues Revue. 773-638-1240.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Music at 8:30 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 PM on Saturdays. Sat 6/7, John Primer & the Real Deal Band. Tue 6/10, Joanna Connor & Toronzo Cannon. Thursdays, open jam hosted by Joe Moss. Sat 6/14, L.C. Walker & Trouble No More. 708-484-3610.

HEAVEN ON SEVEN 3478 N. Clark: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fridays, Ken Saydak. Saturdays, Professor John. 773-477-7818.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tuesdays, 9 PM, Devil in a Woodpile. 773-227-4433.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Sat 6/7, 8:30 PM, Etta James & the Roots Band, Bob Murray Band (sold out). Sundays, 9:30 AM and noon, gospel brunch features local choirs. 312-923-2000.

HOUSE OF BLUES BACK PORCH STAGE 329 N. Dearborn: Fri 6/6, 10 PM, No Mercy Band. Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Chris Duarte. Sundays, 9:30 PM, Matthew Skoller Band hosts the Sunday Night Spotlight blues-singer competition. Mondays, 9:30 PM, Joanna Connor. Tue 6/10, 9:30 PM, Bryan Lee. Wed 6/11, 9:30 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Thu 6/12, 9:30 PM, and Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, 10 PM, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. 312-923-2000.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM; Detroit Junior plays piano at 8 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Sundays, Charlie Love, Linsey Alexander. Mondays, Lurrie Bell, Marty Sammon Band. Tuesdays, Chris James & Blue Four, Slam Allen. Wednesdays, Jimmy Burns Band, Andre Taylor & the Blues Alley Cats. Thu 6/12, Mike Wheeler (live radio broadcast). Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, Anthony Gomes. 773-477-4646.

LADY BLUE 2953 W. Madison: Saturdays, 10 PM, Sundays, 8 PM, and Fridays, 9 PM, Super Percy & His Soul Clique Band with Pamela Zachery. 773-826-0317.

LEE'S UNLEADED BLUES 7401 S. South Chicago: Music after 9:30 PM Fridays and Sundays through Thursdays and after 10 PM Saturdays; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, Johnny Drummer & the Starlighters. Sundays, New Orleans Beau & the Big Easy Band. Mondays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Crumar. Thursdays, Joe Barr & Soul Purpose. 773-493-3477.

LEO'S DEN COCKTAIL LOUNGE 1200 E. 71st: Tuesdays, 9 PM, New Orleans Beau & the Big Easy Band. 773-667-3130.

MARY'S 501 W. 55th: Sundays, 6 PM-midnight, D.R. Express Band with Danny Reed. 773-846-7374.

MAXWELL STREET UPTOWN POLISH SAUSAGE RESTAURANT 4429 N. Broadway: Saturdays, noon-3 PM, Frank Scott Jr. & friends. 773-989-4569.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/6, 3:30 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. Sun 6/8, 5:30 PM, Dave Specter & the Bluebirds. Sun 6/15, 5:30 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. 312-595-7437.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/7, Funkhammer, Dog Bone. Sat 6/14, Dave Specter. 773-252-1155.

NOLA'S 32ND WARD SEAFOOD HOUSE 1856 W. North: Thursdays, 8 PM, Professor John & His Band (no cover). 773-395-4300.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Fri 6/6, John Juul Band. Sat 6/7, Blue Rubies. Wed 6/11, Keith Scott Duo. Fri 6/13, Rockin' Johnny Band. Sat 6/14, Robert Fetzer Band. 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 6/7, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. Wed 6/11, Fruteland Jackson. Fri 6/13, Cadillac Joe & the Blind Wolf Blues Band. Sat 6/14, Melva LeBlanc & the Blue Groove. 815-477-0340.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays through Sundays, 9:30 PM Thursdays; no cover Thursdays. Fri 6/6, Willie Kent & the Gents. Sat 6/7, Mississippi Heat. Sun 6/8, Vini & the Demons host a blues jam. Wed 6/11, Eddy Clearwater, Jimmy Johnson (acoustic sets; no cover). Sat 6/14, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. Sun 6/15, Toronzo Cannon & Cannonball Express host a blues jam. 773-645-5200.

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Music at 9:30 PM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM Saturdays. Fri 6/6, Sat 6/7, and Tue 6/10, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. Thu 6/12, Eddie Taylor Jr., Ariyo. Fri 6/13, Eddie Taylor Jr. Sat 6/14, David "Honeyboy" Edwards. 773-342-0452.

7313 CLUB 7313 S. Halsted: Music after 9 PM. Fridays, Howard Scott & the World Band. Saturdays, Fred Johnson & the Checkmates with Pee Wee Madison. 773-723-0592.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Sat 6/7, 10:30 PM, Scotty & the Bad Boys. Sat 6/14, Outta the Blue (no cover). 773-772-6656.

TOMMY'S PLACE 12237 Western, Blue Island: Music at 10 PM. Tuesdays, 9 PM, jam hosted by Biscuit & the Mix. 708-389-7810.

VERSIE'S LOUNGE 4310 S. Prairie: Sundays, 9 PM, Elmore James Jr. & the Broom Dusters. 773-723-3694.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/7, Lonnie Brooks, Chicago Express. 630-264-2739.

WIDOW MCLEARY'S 400 E. Margaret, Thornton: Sundays, 5 PM, jam session hosted by Little Johnny. 708-877-7011.

Jazz

Concerts

BLUES EXPERIMENT Free concert. Sun 6/15, 7 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4604 N. Manor. 312-742-7572.

DAVID BOYKIN Free performance. Mon 6/9, 7:30 PM, Myopic Books, 1468 N. Milwaukee. 773-862-4882.

CINCINNATI HILLS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY ELECTRIC JAZZ ORCHESTRA Free concert. Fri 6/13, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

COLLEGE OF DU PAGE PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE Free admission for matinee show. Wed 6/11, 2 and 7:30 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Park and Fawell, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

COLLEGE OF DU PAGE STUDENT JAZZ SHOWCASE Fri 6/6, 8 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Park and Fawell, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

SCOTT FIELDS Tue 6/10, 5:30 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-397-4010.

JOHNNY FRIGO QUARTET performs with the Northside Youth Symphony under the direction of Deborah Grimes. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Northside College Preparatory High School, 5501 N. Kedzie. 773-334-1534.

HORNER PARK JAZZ BAND performs at an award ceremony honoring Bob Centano. Fri 6/6, 6:30 PM, Horner Park, 2741 W. Montrose. 312-742-7572.

JAZZ IN JUNE Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Thu 6/12, 6 PM, Russell Malone Quartet; 8 PM, Patti Austin (see Critic's Choice) with the Count Basie Orchestra, James Carter with Buddy DeFranco, Dorado Schmitt, Samson Schmitt, Ludovic Beier, Angelo Debarre, Brian Torff & Serge Camps; 10:30 PM, Danilo Perez with the Steans Institute Young Artists. Fri 6/13, 6 PM, Von Freeman Quartet; 8 PM, Regina Carter Quintet, Wynton Marsalis; 10:30 PM, James Moody & Rufus Reid with the Steans Institute Young Artists. Sat 6/14, 5 PM, Ravinia Jazz Mentors & Scholars; 7 PM, Big 3 Palladium Orchestra, Claudia Acuna, Los Hombres Calientes; 9:30 PM, Nathan Davis & David Baker with the Steans Institute Young Artists. Sun 6/15, 5 PM, Original Pinstripes Brass Band; 7 PM, Kurt Elling, Jon Hendricks, Mark Murphy & Kevin Mahogany with Nancy Wilson & the Ramsey Lewis Trio & Jazz Ensemble. 847-266-5100.

ERIC LEONARDSON & MICHAEL ZERANG Fri 6/13, Candlestick Maker, 4432 N. Kedzie. 773-463-0158.

ROBERTA MILES Free concert. Tue 6/10, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

NARNIA QUARTET Free admission. Sun 6/8, 9 PM, Art Gallery Kafe, 1907 N. Milwaukee. 773-235-2351.

DUKE PAYNE & KEN CHANEY with Frank Russell & Charles Heath; benefit concert. Second Sunday of every month, 4 PM, Love Foundation, 553 E. 75th. 773-846-2566.

PEOPLE'S JAZZ THEATRE WITH ORBERT DAVIS performs Aesop & the Fabulous Fable Sisters. Sat 6/7, 2 PM, South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Dr. 773-667-7870.

ALEJO POVEDA QUARTET, DJ COOL ROC perform at Fete's 3rd anniversary celebration, co-hosted by the Jazz Institute of Chicago. Sat 6/14, 7 PM, Prairie Production Studio, 1314 W. Randolph. 312-427-1676.

ALEJO POVEDA SEXTET Thu 6/12, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

BOBBY SHORT Sun 6/8, 4:30 PM, and Mon 6/9, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

DEANNA WITKOWSKI DUO Sat 6/14, 1 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1467.

DEANNA WITKOWSKI TRIO Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Epiphany United Church of Christ, 2008 W. Bradley. 773-281-4144.

DEANNA WITKOWSKI TRIO Free concert. Tue 6/10, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

DAVID YOUNG, ART HOYLE, BOBBY LEWIS with Tony Herrera, Steve Berry, John Watson, Harrison Bankhead, Redd Holt & Ken Chaney in a free concert. Fri 6/6, 7 PM, Tuley Park, 90th and S. King Dr. 312-427-1676.

Jazz

Clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/6, noon, Franz Jackson Quartet. Fridays, 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Fri 6/6 and Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Alejo Poveda. Saturdays, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio. Sat 6/7, 9:30 PM, Everett Green. Sundays, 8 PM, Sam Burckhardt Combo. Mondays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, No Am/Pro Jam with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany & Charlie Braugham. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, noon, Martez Rucker. Tuesdays, 5 PM, Wallace Burton Group; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wednesdays, 5 PM, John Brumbach Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thursdays, noon, Bernard Alcorn; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All-Stars; 9 PM, Mike Smith Quintet. Fri 6/13, noon, Kim Cusack. 312-642-6805.

APARTMENT LOUNGE 504 E. 75th: Tuesdays, 10 PM, open jam with Von Freeman & friends. 773-483-7728.

ARMY & LOU'S 422 E. 75th: Restaurant. Fridays, 7-10 PM, Rudy Jackson & Toby Wallace. 773-483-3100.

BABALUCI 2152 N. Damen: Restaurant with live jazz upstairs on weekends at 8 PM. Fridays, Denise La Grassa Trio. 773-486-5300.

BACINO'S 15256 S. La Grange, Orland Park: Fridays, 8 PM, Ray Bailey Trio. 708-403-1919.

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, Charlie Johnson. Sun 6/8, Mon 6/9, and Sun 6/15, Bobby Lewis. Tue 6/10 through Sat 6/14, Detour. 312-751-2433.

BARN OF BARRINGTON 1415 S. Barrington Rd., Barrington: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Rhythm Rockets. 847-381-8585.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Music upstairs in the show lounge: Fri 6/6 and Fri 6/13, 9:30 PM, Bob Perna & Persistence with Josie Falbo. Sat 6/7, 9:30 PM, Frank D'Rone. 773-435-0130.

BISTRO AMERICA 12 N. River, Batavia: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Wed 6/11, Airborne. 630-406-0008.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Fri 6/6, 8:30 PM, Barry Winograd Trio. 847-256-8870.

CAFE DOLCE 749 N. Clark: Sundays, 6 and 10 PM, Daily Bridge Club performs at a poetry and jazz jam session. 312-397-0446.

CAFE SHINO 211 E. Ontario: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, Mondays, and Wednesdays, Chieko Kurauchi. Saturdays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, Vickie Tsunozai. 312-266-2280.

CANDLESTICK MAKER 4432 N. Kedzie: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/6, Bill Mackay, Greg Ward, Laurie Lee Moses, Todd Hill, John Celebi. Sat 6/14, Jim Ryan, Jon Howard, James Madaski, Chris Petersen. 773-463-0158.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Spider Saloff Trio. Sundays, 5 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7 PM, Jack Carr. Thursdays, 9 PM, jazz jam session with John Bany, Charlie Braugham & Don Stille. Sat 6/14, 5 PM, Nick Vegas Trio. 847-647-8282.

CHICAGO FIREHOUSE 1401 S. Michigan: Restaurant. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, 7 PM, Judy Roberts. 312-786-1401.

CHICAGO PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1370 Bank, Schaumburg: Music in the lounge at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/6, Thu 6/12, and Sat 6/14, Bob Davis Trio. Sat 6/7, Ed Coward Trio. Fri 6/13, Dave Simone Trio. 847-969-9900.

CIAO BELLA RESTAURANTE 538 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain (no cover). 630-469-1080.

COQ D'OR Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton: Piano bar and restaurant with music at 8 PM; no cover. Fridays, Saturdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, Craig Lanigon & Arlene Bardelle. Sundays and Mondays, Tom Muellner. Tuesdays, Tom Muellner & Arlene Bardelle. 312-787-2200, ext. 26.

CY'S CRAB HOUSE 3819 N. Ashland: Fridays, 8 PM, Minor Third Quartet. 773-883-8900.

CYRANO'S BISTRO 546 N. Wells: Music at 8:30 PM. Fridays, Bobbi Jordan Trio. 312-467-0546.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: In the Piano Bar: Fridays, 7:30 PM, Gwen Pippin. Fridays, 9:30 PM, and Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Andrew Blendermann. Saturdays, 8 PM, Gwen Pippin; 10 PM, Daryl Nitz & George Howe. Sundays, 6:30 PM, and Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, George Howe. Fri 6/13, 8 PM, Ron Keaton with Rufus Brown, Billy Oh, and Regina Leslie. 773-278-1830.

DUNLAP'S 6513 W. 123rd, Palos Heights: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Jackie Manfree & Vibrations. 708-388-5335.

D'VINE 1950 W. North: Fridays, 8 PM, Truth. 773-235-5700.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Wed 6/11, 10 PM, Phil Mosberg's Underdog 3. 773-276-3600.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music starts at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/6, Airborne. Sat 6/7, Paul Jacki Trio. 630-377-9222.

FAMILY DEN 8940 S. Stony Island: Sundays, 6-10 PM, jam session with Crosswind (no cover). 773-734-8545.

FIREPLACE INN 1448 N. Wells: Thursdays, 7 PM, J.J. & the Jazz Masters (no cover). 312-664-5264.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/8, 6 PM, Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band. Sun 6/15, 6 PM, Brienn Perry Orchestra. 708-788-2118.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Yolanda Farina Jazz Ensemble. 773-528-4033.

FOUNDRY 85 Executive Dr., Aurora: Music upstairs in the Trio Room Martini Bar at 8 PM Thursdays; no cover. Thu 6/12, Scott Stevenson Duo. 630-978-2088.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Wednesdays, 9 PM, Rhythm Rockets (preceded by swing dance lessons at 7:30 PM). 630-416-4898.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Mon 6/9, Baked Beans. 773-489-5471.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Music at 8 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays; no cover. Thu 6/12, Steven Hashimoto & Pat Fleming. 773-262-5767.

GIBSON'S 5464 River, Rosemont: Mondays, 5-8 PM, Scott Holman (no cover). 847-928-9900.

GLENDORA HOUSE 10225 S. Harlem, Chicago Ridge: Sun 6/15, 2 PM, Bill Allred's Classic Jazz Band. 708-755-8312 or 708-425-4596.

GOURMAND 728 S. Dearborn: No cover. Fridays, 8:30 PM, Nick Alvarez Quartet. Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Matt Santos. Thursdays, 8 PM, open mike. 312-427-2610.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Sat 6/7, 9:30 and 11:30 PM, Ken Chaney Xperience. Sun 6/8, 8 PM, Marna (no cover). Tue 6/10, 6 PM, Robin Lukas Trio (no cover). Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. Thu 6/12, 8 PM, Deanna Witkowski Trio. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, 9:30 and 11:30 PM, Chuchito Valdes Afro-Cuban Ensemble. 773-395-0066.

GREEN DOOR TAVERN 678 N. Orleans: Thursdays, 9 PM, Jimijon Jazz Experience. 312-664-5496.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fridays, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph. Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Fridays, 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet (no cover). Sat 6/7, 12:30 PM, Bloom School of Jazz; 8 PM, Jim Gailloreto Quintet. Saturdays, midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sundays, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Trio. Mondays, 9 PM, Patricia Barber Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Deep Blue. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra. Fri 6/13, 9 PM, and Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Lonnie Plaxico Group. 773-878-5552.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Thu 6/12, 9 PM, Kathyrn Gauthier. Sat 6/14, 9 PM, Chelsey Spring Sextet. 773-465-8005.

HOTEL INTER-CONTINENTAL 505 N. Michigan: Music in the Salon. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, and Thursdays, 7 PM, Erin McDougald Ensemble. 312-944-4100.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Oscar Brown Jr. & Maggie Brown. Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues (18 & over). Wed 6/11, 8 PM, Paul Wertico Trio. 312-362-9707.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Mondays, 7-9 PM, jam session hosted by David Boykin, Karl E.H. Seigfried, and Mike Reed. 773-486-1099.

HOUSTON'S 616 N. Rush: Restaurant with music after 5:30 PM. Fridays, JoAnn Daugherty Trio. Saturdays, Tom Muellner, Dave Marr & Tim Davis. Mondays and Tuesdays, Bob Dogan, Joe Adamic & Paul Martin. 312-649-1121.

HUNGRY BRAIN 2319 W. Belmont: Music at 10 PM. Sun 6/8, Frank Rosaly Nonet. Sun 6/15, Nicole Mitchell & friends. 773-935-2118.

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music at 7 PM. Mondays, Detour & Divas. 312-266-2400.

JACARANDA 3608 W. 26th: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Suenos. Fri 6/13, Conjunto. 773-521-0095.

JACK'S 3201 N. Halsted: Sundays, 11:30 AM-2 PM, jazz brunch with John Paris & Anthony Brock. 773-244-9191.

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 6/6 through Sun 6/8, Freddy Cole Quartet. Tue 6/10 through Sun 6/15, Steve Turre's One 4 J with Steve Davis, Stephen Scott, Obed Calvair, and Steve Kirby (see Critic's Choice). 312-670-2473.

JIMMY'S PLACE 13822 S. Indiana, Riverdale: Sundays, 6-10 PM, Senabella & Jazz Deluxe. 708-849-1990.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant. Music after 5 PM. Fridays, Skinny Williams. Saturdays, Bopology. Sundays, Sonny Turner Quintet. Mondays, Kelly Brand. Tuesdays, Ken Chaney. Wednesdays, Ken Saydak Trio. Thursdays, Tim Tobias. 312-595-5299.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: Mondays, 10 PM, Long Count Quartet. 773-477-3330.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 6 PM, Kimberly Gordon & Chris Foreman. First Friday of every month, 9:30 PM, Erwin Helfer. Sundays, 1 PM, Tim Green/Tim McNamara Trio. Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Spider Saloff & the Uptown String Trio. Mondays, 6 PM, Kimberly Gordon & Chris Foreman (no cover); 9:30 PM, Dennis Carroll, George Fludas, Scott Burns & Jodie Christian/Dan Trudell. Tue 6/10, 9:30 PM, Juli Wood/John Goldman 2-Horn Band. Thursdays, 9:30 PM, John Brumbach Quartet with Selina Baker. Fri 6/13, 9:30 PM, Joan Hickey Quartet. Sat 6/14, 7 PM, Deanna Witkowski Duo. 773-348-7592.

KOPI CAFE 5317 N. Clark: Second Monday of every month, 8 PM, Steven Hashimoto Duo. 773-989-5674.

LEADWAY 5233 N. Damen: Fri 6/6, 9 PM, Econosize. Fridays, 10 PM, Brian Citro Quartet & Poetique. 773-728-2663.

LEE'S UNLEADED BLUES 7401 S. South Chicago: Music after 9:30 PM Fridays and Sundays through Thursdays and

after 10 PM Saturdays; no cover. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Ron Salter & the Most Wanted Jazz Quartet host an open mike. 773-493-3477.

LEXI'S 1330 W. Madison: Music at 7:30 PM. Fridays, Cecile Savage. Saturdays and Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Ken Shiokawa. 312-829-4600.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Tue 6/10, A View From the Side with Eric Koppa, Thaddus Franklin, Sean Parsons, Matt Ulery, and John Smillie. 773-525-2422.

LLOYD'S CHICAGO 200 W. Madison: Fri 6/6, 5 PM, Transit. 773-866-8022.

LUCIANO'S ON RUSH 871 N. Rush: Restaurant and piano bar with music nightly at 7 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Lenny Perrata Trio. Sundays and Mondays, Lynette Stawling. Tuesdays, Sami Scott. Wednesdays and Thursdays, Lenny Perrata & Brent Benteler. 312-266-1414.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Pianists/vocalists perform after 5 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6 PM Fridays and Saturdays; no cover. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, Scott Holman. 847-952-8755.

MELANGE BLUE 2809 Butterfield, Oak Brook: Restaurant and tapas bar. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, Revolutionary Swing Orchestra. 630-571-3600.

MICHAEL'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent, Glen Ellyn: Wed 6/11, 7 PM, Paul Abella & Three Blind Mice. 630-446-4001.

MOLLY MALONE'S 7652 W. Madison, Forest Park: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Jazz Jam Adventure. 708-366-8073.

MONTAGE 3124 S. Rte. 59, Naperville: Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, Doug Rosenberg Trio. 630-904-7401.

MR. B'S Ramada Inn, 300 Frontage, Burr Ridge: Fridays, 8 PM, jazz performance workshop (no cover). 630-325-2900.

NO FRICTION 2502 N. California: Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Savoir Faire. 773-235-2757.

NORTH PARK TAP 313 W. North: No cover. Thursdays, 9 PM, Steelin' Jazz. 312-943-5228.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: No cover. Mondays, 7 PM, Marc Pompe Trio. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Peter Oprisko Duo. Wednesdays, 7 PM, Sketches in Blue. 630-782-9091.

PALAGGI'S RISTORANTE ITALIANO 10 W. Hubbard: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fridays, Nan Mason. Wednesdays, open mike. 312-527-1010.

PALM COURT Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Chad Willetts Trio with Deane Myers & Keith Brady. 312-787-2200.

PENINSULA HOTEL 108 E. Superior: Music in the Lobby Lounge. Saturdays, 8:30 PM, and Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Eric Remschneider Trio with Stephanie Browning. 312-337-2888.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/6, Conjunto. Sat 6/7, Kimberly Gordon Quartet. Mondays, Mike Kocour Trio. Tuesdays, Ron Perrillo Trio. Wednesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Thursdays, Birdwatch. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, Ken Chaney Quartet. 847-328-0399.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 412 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling: Music at 7:30 PM Monday & Tuesday, 8 PM Wednesday through Saturday. No cover. Tuesdays, Judy Roberts. Wednesdays, Devil in a Woodpile. Thursdays, King Fleming Trio. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, Lawrence Hobgood Trio. 847-243-3700.

PHEASANT RUN RESORT 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles: Fri 6/6 and Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Eldee Young-Marshall Vente Trio. 630-584-6300.

PHILANDER'S OAK PARK 1120 Pleasant, Oak Park: Sundays, 6:30 PM, Kara Kesselring. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Sami Scott. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Marshall Vente Trio. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Jackie Allen & Judy Roberts. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, John Wright Duo. 708-848-4250.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Sun 6/8, Square Root of 5 Quartet. Mondays, 9 PM, Corey Radford/Scott Anderson Quartet. 773-486-9862.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Music after 10 PM. Mondays, Dragons 1976. 773-252-7767.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 8:30 PM weeknights, 9 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/6, George McRae Trio with Jim Gailloreto. Sat 6/7, BMR4. Sun 6/8, Russell Alan Rowe Trio with Susan Hofer (no cover). Mondays, Typhanie Monique Duo (no cover). Tue 6/10, Elaine Dame Trio. Wed 6/11, Deanna Witkowski Trio. Thu 6/12, Alison Ruble Quartet with JoAnn Daugherty. Fri 6/13, Dee Alexander Quartet. Sat 6/14, Rachel Charson Quintet. Sun 6/15, Russell Alan Rowe Trio (no cover). 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Sat 6/7, Ed Coward Trio. Tue 6/10, Matt Wolf. Wed 6/11, 2 PM, Mary Anne Riehl Trio. Thu 6/12, Last of the Showmen. Sat 6/14, Redd Holt Trio. 847-266-1313.

PREGO 2901 N. Ashland: Sundays and Tuesdays, 6 PM, Valerie Booker performs Latin jazz. 773-472-9190.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 9:30 PM. Sundays, open jam with the Jeremy Callner Trio. Tue 6/10, 9:30 PM, Grant Strombeck. 773-276-9730.

RED PEPPER LOUNGE 428 E. 87th: Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Snatch, Inc. 773-873-5700.

SAUSSY 1156 W. Grand: Restaurant; no cover. Music starts at 7 PM on Friday & Saturday, 8 PM on Thursday. Fri 6/6, David Boykin Trio. Sat 6/7, Q Blue. Thursdays, JT & the Clouds. Fri 6/13, Matt Faunce. Sat 6/14, Ron Harris. 312-491-1122.

SHEBEEN KING 6501 S. Saint Lawrence: Fridays, 8 PM, Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble perform at an open mike for poets and musicians. 312-263-1649.

SIMON'S TAVERN 5210 N. Clark: Third Sunday of every month, 9 PM, Steven Hashimoto Quartet. 773-878-0894.

SMALL BAR 2956 N. Albany: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/7, Q Blue. Sat 6/14, Yellowtails. 773-509-9888.

SOPRANOS 2901 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant. Saturdays, 9 PM, Thursdays, 7 PM, and Fridays, 8 PM, Kuzzins (no cover). 773-871-0990.

STETSON'S CHOP HOUSE & BAR Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Wacker: Saturdays, 7 PM, and Fridays and Mondays through Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Marshall Nelson. Saturdays, 8 PM, and Fridays and Mondays through Thursdays, 7 PM, Marshall Nelson Duo. 312-565-1234, ext. 4490.

STEVIE B'S 1401 N. Ashland: Fridays, 7 PM, Take Two. Saturdays, 7 PM, reggae/jazz saxophonist Byrd. 773-486-7427.

THE STUDIO 8717 Lincoln, Morton Grove: Fridays, 8 PM, Gina Gibson Trio. 847-965-1962.

3030 3030 W. Cortland: Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Allos Consort, Marty Metzger Quartet. 773-862-3616.

THYME 464 N. Halsted: Restaurant and bar. Tuesdays, 6-9 PM, David Rothstein Six-Piece Orchestra. Wednesdays, 6-9 PM, David Rothstein Trio. 312-226-4300.

TROPICAL DEN 7209 S. Exchange: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by George Freeman. 773-978-2341.

T'S 5025 N. Clark: Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Joanna Ashley. 773-784-6000.

UFFA 1008 W. Armitage: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Jeff Morrison & friends (no cover). 773-665-4410.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays, 8 PM, Lisa McLowry Band. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, Lonie Walker; 10:30 PM, Kimberly Gordon Quartet with Lorna Boston; 1:30 AM, Vince Willis. Thursdays, 1:30 AM, Vince Willis. 312-266-7761.

VALLEY LODGE 906 Diamond Lake, Mundelein: Fridays, 8 PM, Scott Holman (no cover). 847-281-8800.

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/6, Jeff Marks Group. Sat 6/7, Damien Espinosa Trio. Sundays, 7 PM, jam session with saxophonist Dennis Winslett and percussionist Kobie Watkins. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Greg Ward & friends. Thu 6/12, Ed Wilkerson Jr. with Tatsu Aoki & Michael Zerang. Fri 6/13, Kaliq Woods. Sat 6/14, Nicole Mitchell Black Earth Ensemble. 312-791-9050.

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

International

Concerts

DAN BOADI & GHANATTA INTERNATIONALE Free concert. Fri 6/13, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

JESUS ENRIQUEZ BAND Thu 6/12, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-922-0516.

MINIANKA performs West African music and dance as part of the AfroFolk Live series. Wed 6/11, 8:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO CENTRAL JAVANESE GAMELAN, FRIENDS OF THE GAMELAN in a free outdoor concert. Sat 6/7, 12:30 PM, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn. 773-702-7059.

BETTY XIANG & WEI YANG play erhu and pipa in a "performance demonstration" hosted by composer Bright Sheng. Sat 6/7, 7 PM, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-397-4010.

International

Clubs

ACCENT CAFE 700 N. River, Mount Prospect: Sundays, 7 PM, Johnny Rumba spins salsa, merengue, bachata, cumbia, and Latin pop (with Latin dance lessons at 9 PM). 847-298-2233.

BOUZOUKI LOUNGE 310 S. Halsted: Fridays through Sundays and Thursdays, 11 PM-4 AM, Greek musicians, singers, and belly dancers perform. 312-707-8600.

CAFE USA 3801 Mannheim, Schiller Park: Tuesdays, 10 PM, Johnny Rumba spins salsa, merengue, bachata, cumbia, and Latin pop (with Latin dance lessons by Amir). 847-233-0011.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays, and 7 PM-4 AM Sundays through Thursdays in the Cabaret Room and Club X. Thursdays, DJs spin salsa and merengue. 312-266-1944.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sat 6/14, 8:30 PM, Havana. 708-788-2118.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Sat 6/7, 10 PM, Mambo Express (preceded by cha-cha lessons at 9 PM). Sun 6/8, 8 PM, Flavo Chamis (tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim with film, video, and photography benefits a Brazil-Chicago youth exchange program; 18 & over). Fri 6/13, 9 PM, Carpacho y Su Super Combo, Banda Rika perform at "Battle of the Salsa Bands: Round Two"; preceded by salsa lessons at 8 PM. Sat 6/14, 9:30 PM, Las Guitarras de Espana, Andreas Kapsalis Quartet. Sun 6/15, 8 PM, Fania. 312-362-9707.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Sat 6/7, 9:30 PM, Rembetika. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Carlos Ortega Trio. 773-348-7592.

LUNA MEXICANA 3565 W. Fullerton: Fridays, 9 PM, Yorumba performs Latin jazz and salsa (no cover). 773-252-1639.

MAMBO 3336 N. Milwaukee: Fridays, 5 PM-midnight, En Clave Negra. Saturdays, 10 PM, Orquesta Sabor. 773-481-2050.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; DJs spin after live shows until 4 AM. Thursdays, Chicago Samba. 773-489-0011.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: Wednesdays, 8:30 PM-4 AM, Johnny Rumba, DJ El Papichulo spin salsa dura and tropical beats (with Latin dance lessons by Lisa la Boriqua at 9:30 PM). 312-642-7251.

LA PENA 4212 N. Milwaukee: Restaurant. Fridays, Saturdays, and Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Tribus Futuras performs Andean music. 773-545-7022.

ZHIVAGO 9925 Gross Point, Skokie: Fridays, 10 PM, DJ El Papichulo spins salsa and Caribbean music with Latin dance lessons by Jerome. 847-982-1400.

Classical

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS Robert Spano, conductor, with soprano Heidi Grant Murphy, mezzo-soprano Nancy Maultsby, countertenors Daniel Bubeck, Brian Cummings, and Paul Flight, bass-baritone Eric Owens, and the Chicago Children's Choir (Adams, El Nino). See Critic's Choice. Fri 6/6, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

DANIEL BARENBOIM piano, in an all-Beethoven program. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

CANTATE Benjamin Rivera, conductor, with tenor Trevor Mitchell (Berger, Brahms, Bruckner, Gretchaninoff, Rutter, Schubert, and others). Fri 6/6, 8 PM, First United Church of Christ, 848 Lake, Oak Park. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Luther Memorial Church, 2500 W. Wilson. 847-475-8606.

CATHEDRAL SINGERS Richard Proulx, conductor (Palestrina, Haydn, Mozart, Faure, Franck, Parry, Gregorian chant). Wed 6/11, 7:30 PM, St. Clement's Church, 642 W. Deming. 773-973-3213.

CHICAGO BRASS BAND in a free concert. Sat 6/7, 7:30 PM, Gary United Methodist Church, 224 N. Main, Wheaton. 847-577-7468.

CHICAGO CHAMBER MUSICIANS with soprano Tracey Gorman and pipa soloist Wei Yang in a program hosted by composer Bright Sheng (Sheng, Bartok, Adams). Sun 6/8, 7:30 PM (with preconcert discussion at 6:30 PM), Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-397-4010 or 312-225-5226.

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER Alexander Platt conducts Hans Krasa's Brundibar and Bohuslav Martinu's Comedy on the Bridge. Fri 6/6, 7:30 PM, Sun 6/8, 3 PM, and Thu 6/12 and Sat 6/14, 7:30 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-704-8414.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan: Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Sir Andrew Davis, conductor (Haydn, Tippett, Beethoven). Preconcert talks are given one hour and 15 minutes before each performance. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

CLARION ENSEMBLE (Bach, Brahms, Rachmaninoff, Massenet, Tchaikovsky). Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Grainger Ballroom,

Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in a free concert. Tue 6/10, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 6/14, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO AUDITIONS Free admission. Sat 6/7, 8 AM-6 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

COLLEGE OF DU PAGE CHORALE in a free concert. Sun 6/8, 7:30 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Park and Fawell, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

MISHA DICHTER AND CIPA DICHTER pianos (Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin, Prokofiev, Arensky). Tue 6/10, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5000.

ELMHURST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Stephen Alltop conducts a free outdoor concert (Tchaikovsky, Sousa, and others). Sun 6/15, 6:30 PM, Elmhurst College Mall, 190 Prospect, Elmhurst. 630-941-0202.

TOM FARRELL guitar (Aguado, Mertz, Tarrega, Pujol, Ponce, Walton). Tue 6/10, 8:30 PM, Dave's Italian Kitchen, 1635 Chicago, Evanston. 847-864-6000.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA AND FESTIVAL CHOIR Norman Mackenzie conducts Mozart's Requiem. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-2729.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOONDAY CONCERTS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/6, 12:10 PM, organist Kevin Komisaruk. Fri 6/13, 12:10 PM, organist Thomas Fielding. 312-787-4570.

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Petrillo Music Shell, Grant Park, Columbus and Jackson: Wed 6/11, 6:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with pianist Valentina Lisitsa in an all-Beethoven program. Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Elizabeth Norman and the Grant Park Chorus (Barber, Bernstein). 312-742-4763.

JACOB GREENBERG piano (Brahms, Debussy, Janacek, and others). Sun 6/8, 4 PM, Congregation Or Chadash, 656 W. Barry. 773-248-9456.

BRENDA HUANG piano, in a free concert. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Petty Auditorium, Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton, Skokie. 847-673-7774.

INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ENSEMBLE Cliff Colnot, conductor, with tenor Peter Tantsits in a free ICE Fest concert (Cage, Berio, Maxwell Davies). Sat 6/7, 8 PM (with preconcert talk at 7 PM), Concert Hall, Columbia College, 1014 S. Michigan. 312-494-2655.

INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ENSEMBLE performs music by winners of its 21st Century Young Composers Project in a free ICE Fest concert. Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Somnambulist Music Series, 1359 W. 16th. 312-494-2655.

INTIMATE OPERA CHICAGO (Leoncavallo, Falla). Fri 6/6 and Sat 6/7, 7:30 PM, Sun 6/8, 3 PM, Fri 6/13 and Sat 6/14, 7:30 PM, and Sun 6/15, 3 PM, Grace United Methodist Church, 3325 W. Wrightwood. 773-342-0602.

JULIANI ENSEMBLE in a free concert (Weber, Haydn). Mon 6/9, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630 or 312-346-3278.

JULIUS MEINL COFFEEHOUSE 3601 N. Southport: Saturdays, 8 PM, and Thursdays, 7 PM, Oistrach Ensemble. 773-868-1856.

ERIK LARSON AND SHIRLEY TRISSELL oboe and piano, in a free concert (Albinoni, Haydn). Sat 6/14, 2 PM, St. James Chapel, Quigley Preparatory Seminary, 103 E. Chestnut. 312-782-3532.

JASMINE LIN, RAMI SOLOMONOW, RICHARD HERSCHL, AND DEBORAH SOBOL violin, viola, cello, and piano, in a free concert (Mozart). Tue 6/10, 5:45 PM, St. James Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. 312-787-7360.

NORTH CENTRAL COLLEGE OPERA WORKSHOP Jeordano Martinez conducts a program of opera excerpts. Sun 6/8, 7 PM, Heininger Auditorium, Larrance Academic Center, North Central College, 309 E. School, Naperville. 630-637-5625.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SYMPHONIC BAND Ryan T. Nelson, conductor (Bozza, Ellerby, Fauchet, Woolfenden). Fri 6/6, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SYMPHONIC CHOIR AND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Victor Yampolsky conducts Beethoven's Missa solemnis. Sat 6/7 and Sun 6/8, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

CLARA PARK piano, in a free Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Ellington, Beethoven, Leschetizky). Wed 6/11, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630 or 312-346-3278.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in a free concert. Wed 6/11, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 6/14, 2 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

RIDGEVILLE BAND OF EVANSTON in a free concert. Tue 6/10, 7 PM, Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington, Evanston. 847-866-0300.

WILFRIDO TERRAZAS with soprano Tony Arnold and the International Contemporary Ensemble in a free ICE Fest program of Mexican composers (Ponce, Revueltas, Sumaya, Heras, Romero, Terrazas, Lobera). Fri 6/6, 7:30 PM, Teatro Luna, 556 W. 18th. 312-494-2655.

WAUKEGAN MUNICIPAL BAND in a free outdoor concert. Tue 6/10, 7:30 PM, Stiner Memorial Pavilion, 201 Sea Horse Dr., Waukegan. 847-599-2525.

WEST SUBURBAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Peter Lipari, conductor, with harmonica soloist Corky Siegel (Bernstein, Gershwin, Sousa). Sat 6/7, 8 PM, Cantigny, 1 S 151 Winfield, Wheaton. 630-260-8164.

Fairs & Festivals

ANDERSONVILLE MIDSOMMARFEST Clark and Foster: Sat 6/14, 1:30 PM, Al Rose; 3 PM, BLT; 4:30 PM, Kimi Hayes, Sidewinders; 6 PM, Underwater People, Trippin' Billies (Dave Matthews tribute), Funkadesi; 8 PM, Bumpus, Mr. Blotto, Cathy Richardson. Sun 6/15, 11 AM, Deliverance Group; 1 PM, Boogie McClarin Kids' Hip Hop; 2 PM, Andy Head; 3 PM, Generations; 4:30 PM, Riptones; 6 PM, Hoyle Brothers, Catfight; 6:30 PM, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel; 8 PM, Four Charms, Afrodisiacs. 773-665-4682.

BLUES ON THE FOX Galena and Stolp, Aurora: Fri 6/13, 7 PM, Marty Sammon Band; 8:30 PM, Lamont Cranston Band. Sat 6/14, 1:30 PM, Scott Dirks Band; 3 PM, Hubert Sumlin with Bob Margolin & Carey Bell; 4:30 PM, Tommy Castro Band; 6 PM, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown; 7:30 PM, Roomful of Blues; 9 PM, James Cotton. 630-585-3955.

CHICAGO GOSPEL MUSIC FESTIVAL features music on two Grant Park stages. Fri 6/6, Petrillo Music Shell, Columbus and Jackson: 5:30 PM, Bank One Gospel Choir; 6 PM, Lee Williams & the Spiritual Q.C.'s; 6:50 PM, Smokie Norful; 7:25 PM, Evelyn Turrentine-Agee; 8:15 PM, Keith "Wonderboy" Johnson; 8:50 PM, Dr. Charles G. Hayes & the Metropolitan Church Choir. Sat 6/7, Early/Day Stage, Columbus and Jackson: noon, Lee Williams & the Spiritual Q.C.'s; 12:35 PM, Bridgette Campbell; 1:10 PM, Angela Martin; 1:40 PM, Gospel Revelations; 2:15 PM, Ron Ellerson & Sounds Unlimited; 2:50 PM, Brown Sisters; 3:25 PM, Adrian King & Reverence; 4 PM, Mark Hubbard & the United Voices for Christ. Petrillo Music Shell, Columbus and Jackson: 5 PM, Lutheran School of Theology Gospel Choir; 5:40 PM, Reverend Walter Butts; 6:15 PM, Reverend Addie Wyatt; 6:50 PM, Shekinah Glory; 7:30 PM, Rance Allen Group; 8:30 PM, Donald Lawrence & the Tri-City Singers. Sun 6/8, Early/Day Stage, Columbus and Jackson: noon, Keith "Wonderboy" Johnson; 12:40 PM, Douglas Singers; 1:15 PM, Sensational Harmoneers; 1:40 PM, Woolfalk Singers; 2:10 PM, Exciting Holy Sons; 2:40 PM, Willing Four; 3:10 PM, Friendly Gales; 3:55 PM, Brown Brothers. Petrillo Music Shell, Columbus and Jackson: 5 PM, Kenny Lewis & One Voice, Floyd Wilkerson & Reach Out, William Smith Jr. & Renewed Voices for Christ; 5:55 PM, Willie Rogers, Jeanette Robinson-Jones, Alfred Sowell, Delores Washington-Green; 6:50 PM, Voices of Progressive; 7:20 PM, Mary Mary; 8 PM, Percy Bady, Darius Brooks, Kelvin Lenox, DeAndre Patterson, Calvin Bridges, Brenda Joyce Moore & mass choir. 312-744-3370.

FESTA PASTA VINO Oakley between 22nd and 26th: Thu 6/12, 5 PM, Dinner Bell; 6:30 PM, Deja Vu Party Band; 9 PM, Nancy Sinatra. Fri 6/13, noon, Johnny Maggio; 7 PM, Rhythm Rockets; 9:30 PM, Tony Ocean; 10:30 PM, Gigolo Johnny. Sat 6/14, 2 PM, John Truncali; 3:30 PM, Elizabeth Colangelo; 4 PM, Sensational Salami Brothers; 6:15 PM, Lucia; 9 PM, Tony Spavone, Jack Miucio, Stella Raimondi, Enzo Scarano & the Triarts Ensemble; 10:30 PM, Gigolo Johnny. Sun 6/15, 1:30 PM, Making Colore; 3:30 PM, Joe Martino & Luigi Lenzi; 5 PM, Dakota; 6 PM, Vaughn Suponatime; 7 PM, Jack D'Amico. 773-625-0506.

LINCOLN PARK FEST Clark and Armitage: Sat 6/7, 11 AM, Ripley Caine; 12:30 PM, Ari Hest; 2 PM, Marty Lloyd Band; 3:30 PM, Eddie From Ohio; 5 PM, Over the Rhine; 6:30 PM, Alice Peacock. Sun 6/8, 11 AM, Starch Martins; 12:30 PM, John Cowan Band; 2:15 PM, Andrew Bird; 4 PM, Lowen & Navarro; 6 PM, Terrance Simien & the Mallet Playboys. 773-868-3010.

NORTHCENTER RIBFEST Irving Park and Lincoln: Sat 6/14, noon, Gumbohead; 2 PM, Casolando; 4 PM, Rico; 7:30 PM, Da Vinci's Notebook; 8 PM, Michael McDermott. Sun 6/15, noon, Gumbohead; 2 PM, Paris Delane & Hyper Harp; 4 PM, Anne Harris; 5:30 PM, Rhythm Club; 6 PM, Janah. 773-868-3010.

PRINTERS ROW BOOK FAIR Dearborn between Congress and Polk: Sat 6/7, 10 AM, lutenist Jack Scott; 11:15 AM, Susan Salidor; 4 PM, Lakeview High School Jazz Band. Festival primarily features author readings and panel discussions; see Section Two. 312-222-3986.

Q101 BLOCK PARTY New City YMCA, 1515 N. Halsted: Fri 6/6, 5-10:30 PM, Flaming Lips, Violent Femmes, Ben Kweller, Starlight Mints (see Spot Check). Sat 6/7, 5-10:30 PM, Staind, Finch, All-American Rejects. 800-955-5566.

SOUTHPORT CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL Southport between Grace and Byron: Sat 6/14, 10:30 AM, Justin Roberts; 1 PM, Nelson Gill; 3 PM, Ralph's World. 312-458-0762.

WELLS STREET ART FESTIVAL Wells between North and Division: Sat 6/14, 1:30 PM, Seven Day Run; 3 PM, 56 Hope Road; 5 PM, Jonasay; 7 PM, Janah; 9 PM, Mighty Blue Kings. Sun 6/15, 1:30 PM, Urban Funk Ordinance; 3:30 PM, Javier Mendoza; 5:30 PM, Dan Darrah; 7:30 PM, American English (Beatles tribute). 312-951-6106.

Miscellaneous

JOEL FRANKEL Free children's concert. Fri 6/6, 6:30 PM, Revere Park, 2509 W. Irving Park. 312-742-7594.

INSPIRATIONAL VOICES OF THORNRIDGE Free concert. Thu 6/12, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

NORTH SHORE MIDDLE SCHOOL CHOIR Free concert. Fri 6/6, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

OLD TOWN COOL Free concert. Mon 6/9, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

UNDER THE PICASSO Daley Center Plaza, 50 W. Washington: Free noon-time programs. Fri 6/6, Chicago Businessmen's Orchestra. Mon 6/9, School of Performing Arts Fluffernutters, Main Melody Show Choir. Tue 6/10, Lisa la Boriqua and Latin Street Dancing. Wed 6/11, Italian musical variety show. Thu 6/12, Philippine musical variety show. 312-346-3278.

WEST BEND HIGH SCHOOL DIXIELAND BAND Free concert. Wed 6/11, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

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