TRG Music Listings 

Rock, Pop, etc.

concerts

TED ANSANI Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 4553 N. Lincoln. 773-878-5609.

BLISS with DJs Mixin Marc, Chris Tomasone, Wizzkid, Confusion, Wreck, Exta-C & Rampage. Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Centrum Hall, 1309 N. Ashland. 630-582-7006.

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

BROTHER LOWDOWN Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 31 Town Square, Wheaton. 630-690-2746.

CALEXICO, KINGSBURY MANX Sat 6/16, 7 and 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

JOE CASSIDY Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 2023 W. Roscoe. 773-281-6272.

CLUB DREAM DJs Xaavier Temple, Chris Gin & Ryan Somers spin progressive house and trance at a "White Out" themed party. Sat 6/9, 9 PM-3 AM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 312-216-2582.

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

NATALIE COLE performs at a gala benefit for the N'DIGO Foundation. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 312-822-0202, ext. 19.

COULD IT BE MAGIC? THE BARRY MANILOW SONGBOOK Five cast members and a six-piece band perform a musical tribute to Barry Manilow. Sun 6/17, 3 and 7 PM, Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport. 773-325-1700 or 312-902-1500.

WES CUNNINGHAM Free in-store performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 1070 W. Bryn Mawr. 773-271-1998.

DARK STAR ORCHESTRA Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

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

DOLLY VARDEN Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 5300 N. Clark. 773-728-2777.

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

PATTI ECKER Free admission. Tue 6/12, 10 AM, Des Plaines Public Library, 841 Graceland, Des Plaines. 847-827-5551.

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

EDO G., SOULS OF MISCHIEF, AKBAR, KREATORS All-ages show. Fri 6/15, 7 PM, Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee. 773-252-4000.

8-NIT CONSTRUCTION SET

Performance and lecture ("Post-Data in the Age of Low Potential.") Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Deadtech, 3321 W. Fullerton. 773-395-2844.

EXPLOSIONS IN THE SKY Free in-store performance. Mon 6/11, 7 PM, Reckless Records, 1532 N. Milwaukee. 773-235-3727.

ANNA FERMIN'S TRIGGER GOSPEL Free concert. Thu 6/14, 5:30 PM, Bank One Plaza, 1603 Orrington, Evanston. 847-866-6319.

FORTY PIECE CHOIR Free in-store performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 210 W. North. 312-867-0187.

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

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

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

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

HELLO DAVE Thu 6/14, 6 PM, northwest terrace, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-665-7600.

ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 847-671-5100 or 312-559-1212.

INSOMNIACS Free in-store performance. Mon 6/11, 7 PM, Reckless Records, 3157 N. Broadway. 773-404-5080.

METALUX See Critic's Choice. Sat 6/9, 9 PM, third floor, Butcher Shop, 1319 W. Lake. 312-666-4566.

MAX MORATH Ragtime piano concert. Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Ramsey Auditorium, Wilson Hall, Fermilab, Kirk and Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.

'N SYNC, BB MAK Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Soldier Field, 16th at Lake Shore Dr. 312-747-1285 or 312-559-1212.

ORCHESTRA X performs Kurt Weill & Bertolt Brecht's Seven Deadly Sins. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

SARAH OSMER Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 6738 N. Sheridan. 773-743-0417.

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

OZZFEST 2001 with Black Sabbath, Marilyn Manson, Slipknot, Papa Roach, Linkin Park, Crazytown; on the second stage: Disturbed, Mudvayne, Cold, Taproot, Union Underground, Systematic, Nonpoint, American Head Charge, Drowning Pool, Pure Rubbish,

Hatebreed, Beautiful Creatures, Black Label Society. Fri 6/8, 11 AM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212. Sat 6/9, 11 AM, Alpine Valley Music Theatre, Highway D and Highway 120, East Troy, Wisconsin. 414-642-4400 or 312-559-1212.

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

JUSTIN ROBERTS Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 932 N. Rush. 312-951-5436.

ELLEN ROSNER Free in-store performance. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2817 N. Clark. 773-935-3909.

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

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

F.M. SMITH Free in-store performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, Renaissance Place, 1849 Green Bay, Highland Park. 847-432-8806.

SPECTRUM Free concert. Thu 6/14, 7 PM, Palos Park Village Green, 8901 W. 123rd, Palos Park. 708-448-2700, ext. 131.

VOICES OF A NEW BLACK MILLENNIUM Music and poetry showcase features "Reggae Night" with Eye + 1 (free admission). Wed 6/13, 8:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

ERIC ZIEGENHAGeN Free performance. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 601 N. Martingale, Schaumburg. 847-605-0476.

Rock, Pop, etc.

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Brother, Cells. Sat 6/9, 9 PM, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel, Riptones, Urban Twang. Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Deke Dickerson, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms, Torturing Elvis. Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Blueground Undergrass, Sadies. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, American English (Beatles tribute band). 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Ed Vantage. Thu 6/14, 10 PM, Weeds (no cover). 773-348-5100.

ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays after 9 PM. Wed 6/13, 9 PM, Red Pop Theory. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Tom Carey. Thu 6/14, Michael Rodio. Fri 6/15, Tamara Pierce. 847-397-3100.

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

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

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

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

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/8, Waco Brothers, Finches, Puerto Muerto. Sat 6/9, benefit for the Devin Shafron Memorial Book Fund for the CPS with Joe Cassidy & Merritt Lear, Jonny Polonsky, Impossible Recording Machine, Box-o-car, Exo. Sun 6/10, Pet Engine, Mr. Spike. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/12, K-Rad, Found Objects. Wed 6/13, Knockhopper. Thu 6/14, Mickey Bros., Voodoo Pilot. Fri 6/15, Botanica, Great Crusades, Fetch. Sat 6/16, Robert Cornelius 7. 773-281-4444.

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

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Steve Melvage. Sat 6/9, DJ Spin. Sun 6/10, DJs Slacky J & Red Lox. Tuesdays, DJ Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Mary Jane & AM/PM. Thursdays, Mel Hammond. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/8, Piss Bucket, Flesh Pilgrims. Sat 6/9, Nerve Tonic, Molasses, Turkey's Den. Sun 6/10, Wayside, Elvi, Adversaries, Great Solar Stance. Mon 6/11, Munition, American Monsters, Framed. Thu 6/14, Hathead, Humble Few, Tom Slater. Fri 6/15, Buzzfuzzter, Brother Lowdown, Sara Hollister. Sat 6/16, National Jet Set, Rapture of Noon, White Blotter, Hindersole. Sun 6/17, Silver Measure, Equinox 5, Garble Dialogues. 773-384-0043.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Andre Harris. Saturdays, DJ Nique, Mike Steele. Sundays, DJ Uncle Milty. Tuesdays, Anacron. Wed 6/13, Dylan & Loxy, Bass by the Pound DJs. 773-235-9100.

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

BIRD'S NEST 2500 N. Southport: No cover. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, open mike. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Trippin' Billies. 773-472-1502.

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

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Hillbillys From Space. Sundays, 8 PM, Shirley Bock. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Matt Weber. Thursdays, 9 PM, Slam Papi's Postmodern Vaudeville hosted by Marc Smith. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Matt Weber's Sound Machine. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Roots Rock Society. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music after 11 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays, and 10:30 PM Mondays through Thursdays. Fri 6/8, Rockin Johnny. Sat 6/9 and Sun 6/10, Carlos Washington & the Giant People Ensemble (Greyhounds open on Sat 6/9). Mon 6/11, New Orleans Juice. Tuesdays, Mos Isley. Wed 6/13, Djate. 773-384-8600.

BOURGEOIS PIG CAFE 738 W. Fullerton: Fri 6/8, 7:30 PM, Maria Hines (no cover). 773-883-5282.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover Fridays. Fri 6/8, Four Letter Story. Sat 6/9, Triangle Green. Wednesdays, open jam session. Fri 6/15, Nightride. Sat 6/16, Midnight Larry. 708-387-0050.

BROTHER JIMMY'S BBQ & BOOZE 2909 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Arthur Lee. Sat 6/9, Steve Edwards Orchestra. Wed 6/13, Matt McBride. 773-528-0888.

BURKHART STUDIOS 2845 N. Halsted: Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Jindra, Milkbaby. 773-348-8536.

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

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/8, open mike hosted by Jim Dukelow. Sat 6/9, Bryan Harrell. Sat 6/16, John Geiss & the Beat Tweakers. 847-256-8870.

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

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, 1000 Rubs, Shermans. Fri 6/15, Bombay Bicycle Company. 312-922-6392.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/9, Justin Planasch, Noah John. 773-384-2547.

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

CARZZ 216 S. Washington, Naperville: Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Guilty (no cover). 630-778-1944.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fri 6/8, DJ Aubrey Jones. Saturdays, DJ Hugo, DJ Lulu. Sun 6/10, Paula Sinclare, DJ Jeff Berry. Mondays, 10:30 PM, "Disco Bingo" hosted by Daisy Mae. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, DJ Lulu hosts karaoke. Thursdays, 11 PM, Miss Ketty & Her Latina Review, DJ El Prieto. Sun 6/17, DJ Jeff Berry. 773-325-2233.

CIRCUS 901 W. Weed: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays; members of the World Famous Flying Wallendas perform circus acts on weekends. Fridays, DJs Rob Thurman & Mike Pierce. Saturdays, Leddie Garcia. 312-266-1200.

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

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

CLUB PM 2047 N. Milwaukee: Live bands at midnight. Fri 6/8, Panteon Rococo. Fri 6/15, Maria Fatal. 312-421-5272.

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

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

COFFEE & TEA EXCHANGE 1100 W. Thorndale: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, "Grinder" gay/lesbian music & poetry series hosted by Scott Free (6/14 with Aerin Tedesco & Rick Madsen). 773-907-3500.

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

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

COYLE'S TIPPLING HOUSE 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Rev, Right-Time & the 1st Cuzins of Funk, Urban Funk Ordinance. Sat 6/9, Pat McCurdy. Fri 6/15, Mongral & the Tuffets. Sat 6/16, Emperor Jones. 773-528-7569.

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

CRISTAL 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/9, World Class Noise. Sat 6/16, Late Shift Orchestra. 847-952-8555.

CROBAR THE NIGHTCLUB 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs play dance music Fridays through Sundays and Wednesdays after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Chris Gin, DJs Hiroki & Artek. Saturdays, DJs Teri Bristol & Psycho Bitch. Wed 6/13, Dymensia, DJ Chris Gin. 312-413-7000.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 6/8, 10 PM, 4 Fi, Freshwater Collins. Sat 6/9, 10:30 PM, Simmering, Gravy. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam hosted by Sam Cockrell & the Groove. Thu 6/14, 10 PM, Bare Jr., Honey Tongue, Nucleus. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, King Konga, Pause for Effect. Sat 6/16, 10:30 PM, Mike & Joe. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21611 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Restaurant with music at 10:30 PM on weekends. Fri 6/8, Johnny Socko. Sat 6/9, Schaffer St. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJ Retro Russ spins music of the 70s and 80s. Fri 6/15, Underwater People. Sat 6/16, Bumpus. 847-541-4700.

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

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/11, 10 PM, Doug Lussenhop, DJs Ray_rod & Bob (no cover). 773-489-6457.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Music in the Piano Bar and in the Cabaret Room Wednesday through Sunday nights. In the Cabaret Room: Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, 8 and 10:30 PM, Jason Graae. Sun 6/10 and Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Rus Rainear. Mon 6/11, 8 PM, Suzanne Petri & Bob Moreen. Wed 6/13 and Thu 6/14, 8 PM, and Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, 8 and 10:30 PM, Lisa Menninger. 773-278-1830.

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

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin weeknights after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 6/10, DJ Lexi. Mon 6/11, DJ Don T. spins punk. Tue 6/12, DJ Mike Cook. Wed 6/13, DJs Jayson & Keith spin country & western. Thu 6/14, DJ John Almonte. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, Novasonic Down Hyperspace, Self-Destruct Sequence, Sweeter, Olo (see Spot Check). Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Blake Babies (see Spot Check), Wheat. Mon 6/11, 9 PM, Japanic (see Spot Check), We Ragazzi, Explosion in the Sky. Wed 6/13, 9 PM, Red House Painters, Gaberdine. Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Spies Who Surf, Chandler Travis Philharmonic, Soul Food. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Frogs, Marvel Kind. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Lucius War Baby, Clip, Miles of Empty, Ophur, Dana Okon. 773-489-3160.

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

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

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM weeknights. Fri 6/8, Gypsi Fari. Sat 6/9, Mr. Myers. Tuesdays, Modern Day Romeos, Wojdyla (no cover). Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/15, Sofa King. Sat 6/16, Maggie Speaks. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays (on two stages), 9 PM Mondays, 9:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/8, Pat McCurdy. Sat 6/9, Trading Brains, Kimi Hayes Band, Wish. Mondays, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Tuesdays, 45s. Thursdays, Quantum Leep. Fri 6/15, the Lash. Sat 6/16, Harmony Riley, Synge. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Halfway Jane, Superbig, D. Funct. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Kiss 'n' Ride, Radio Hour, Kerri Grant. Sun 6/10, 9 PM, Sumo, Honey Tongue. Tue 6/12, 9 PM, Native Son, Krembone, Wrathmatics. Wed 6/13, 9 PM, Heavon.com, King Candy, Rollerdome. Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Josh Richter Band, Swag, Stu Remley Band. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Greedy Gretchen, Javier Mendoza, Serilian. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, BVX, Fly Williams, John Dalton Band. Sun 6/17, 10 PM, Sumo, Blue October, Sugarbomb. 773-549-5549.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Retsin, Shannon Wright, K, Azure Ray. Sat 6/9, Nebula (see Critic's Choice), Gaza Strippers, Cherry Valence. Sun 6/10, 9 PM, Lynyrd's Innards, Japanic (see Spot Check), Cats & Jammers, Hamiks. Mon 6/11, 9 PM, Kleenex Girl Wonder, True Love Always, John Greenfield's Rock Band, Sonna. Tue 6/12, Bosco & Jorge, Happy Apple, Treehouse Project. Wed 6/13, 10:30 PM, High On Fire, Janis Figure (see Spot Check). Thu 6/14, Of Montreal, Summer Hymns, Multiple Cat. Fri 6/15, Fleshtones, Insomniacs, Greenhornes, Burning Brides. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Har Mar Superstar, Busy Signals, Triangle, Aspera. Sun 6/17, 10 PM, Six Finger Satellite, Crack Pipes, Organ Donor. 773-276-3600.

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

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Sundays through Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Laura B. Wed 6/13, Safari Duo. 312-266-1944.

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

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/8, Lisa Renee. Sat 6/9, Five Guys With Day Jobs. Wed 6/13, Devlin & Dietel. Thu 6/14, Hare. Fri 6/15, Maryann & the Professors. Sat 6/16, Thunder Road. 847-593-2200.

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

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/8, 7 PM, Pinehurst Kids (see Spot Check), Join'r, Hidden Chord, Profits. Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Napalm Death, Soilent Green, Isis (see Spot Check), Diecast, He Who Corrupts. Sun 6/10, 7 PM, benefit for the Women's Health Center of Chicago with Owls, Milemarker, the Banned & others. Mon 6/11, 6 PM, Black Man White Man Dead Man, Bloody Tusk, Tracey & the Plastics, Calvary. Tue 6/12, 6 PM, Emily Shrine, Benton Falls, Counterfeit, Seventies. Wed 6/13, 8 PM, Rusty Nails & friends, English Softhearts (and a screening of the documentary Beyond the Screams). Thu 6/14, 7 PM, High On Fire, Janis Figure (see Spot Check), TV Savage. Fri 6/15, 6 PM, the Bomb, Matics, Fla Flas, Retro Morning; 10 PM, Heroin Sheiks, Runner. Sat 6/16, 5 PM, Apocalypse Hoboken, Sig Transit Gloria, Big in Japan, Quickstep Manuever; 10 PM, Mushuganas, Mashers, Dementia 13. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Locust, I Am Spoonbender, Convocation Of. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Tue 6/12, 8 PM, open stage with Bryan Manassey. Wed 6/13, 8 PM, "Chicago Singer Spotlight" with Rebecca Esformes, Julie Aymes, Tristen, and Kristi Alsip. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Iguanas. 708-788-2118.

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

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/15, Hello Dave. 630-416-4898.

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

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

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

FUTUREWORLD 1744 E. 55th: Cyber cafe and deli with music at 8 PM. Sat 6/9, Ben Langord. Sat 6/16, Dream in Color, Tautologic. 773-256-1570.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Mitch Davis, So Said I. Fri 6/15, Highball, Ten Cents Short. Sat 6/16, Rock Bottom. 773-489-5471.

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

GENTRY 440 N. State: Cabaret acts perform nightly. Fri 6/8, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris; 9 PM, Michael McAssey. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Michael McAssey. Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Beckie Menzie. Mon 6/11, 5:30 PM, Greg Glienna; 9 PM, Robert Whorton & Beckie Menzie. Tue 6/12, 5:30 PM, Chicago Rose; 9 PM, Beckie Menzie. Wednesdays, 5:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. Fri 6/15, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris; 9 PM, Denise Tomasello & Russ Long. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Debbie Matt & Jeff Roscoe. 312-836-0933.

GENTRY ON HALSTED 3320 N. Halsted: Fri 6/8, 7:30 PM, Geoffrey Cuellar; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/9 and Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 10 PM, Mark Farris. Sun 6/10, 6 PM, Honey West & Russ Long; 9:30 PM, Alexandra Billings & Gino DeLuca. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Nan Mason & Bill Underwood. Tue 6/12, 7:30 PM, Greg Glienna; 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Dan Stetzel. Wed 6/13, 7:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9:30 PM, Cissy Connor & Lex McCauley. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, Jared Michaels; 9:30 PM, Cissy Connor & Lex McCauley. Fri 6/15, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 9:30 PM, Cissy Connor & Lex McCauley. Sun 6/17, 6 PM, Honey West & Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. 773-348-1053.

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

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

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Tue 6/12, open mike. Wednesdays, Venus Envy. Thursdays, DJ Beth. 773-871-4210.

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

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

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

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/8, Salthill Mines, Michel. Sat 6/9, Blue New World, Mos Isley. Thu 6/14, War Brides, Over Easy. Fri 6/15, Larry O. Dean & the Me Decade, Epicycle. 773-472-5139.

GOVNOR'S PUB 207 N. State: No cover. Wed 6/13, 7 PM, Dan Spielman. 312-236-3696.

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

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Phil & Jay. Sun 6/10, 9:30 and 11:30 PM, Barbara LeShoure, Jessie Lee Clay, Mike Zito & others. 312-943-2252.

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

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

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Music at 10:30 PM. Sat 6/9, Family of Souls, Evidence. Sat 6/16, Family of Souls. 773-465-8005.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Rock*A*Teens, White Lights, Tijuana Hercules. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Dorian Taj, Skarekrau Radio. Mon 6/11, 9:30 PM, Leroy Bach & Edward Hargrove (no cover). Wed 6/13, 9 PM, "Film Night" with Twang Bang, Waco Brothers, Devil in a Woodpile. Thu 6/14, 9:30 PM, benefit for Ladyfest with Hissyfits, Misty Martinez, Puta-pons, and members of the Drag Kings. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, DJ Supreme Court, DJ Plastic Crimewave, DJ Magic Donut (no cover). Sat 6/16, 8 PM, "Bloomsday: A Celebration of James Joyce's Ulysses" with music by the Tossers, Maude Gonne & others and readings by Cheryl Trykv, Omar & others. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/9, Lightning & Thunder. Sat 6/16, Punsapaya, Four Letter Story. 773-929-0944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Myke Wade spins reggae, soca, punta, and soul. Sat 6/9, Reggae Ambassadors. Sat 6/16, Universal Expression, DJ Myke Wade. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Thu 6/14, 10 PM, Ex-Centric Sound System. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/8, Mighty Blue Kings, Perla de Mexico Mariachi Band. Sat 6/9, Sister Hazel, Monte Montgomery (sold out). Sun 6/10, Crash Test Dummies, Chris Brown & Kate Fenner. Tue 6/12, Monkees, Natural. Wed 6/13, Veruca Salt, Kill Hannah, Bird 3. Thu 6/14, 7:30 PM, DJ Logic & Project Logic with Vernon Reid, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey. Fri 6/15, Superdiamond, New Duncan Imperials. Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Berlin. Sun 6/17, Al DiMeola. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

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

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

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Mon 6/11, Deja Vu. Tue 6/12 and Wed 6/13, Hot Buttered Soul. Thu 6/14, Souled Out. Fri 6/15, Moods. Sat 6/16, Intrigue. 312-266-2400.

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

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Sponge, Swinging Lovehammers, Peacefreak, Nineteen Wheels; Tuck Pence (in the front room). Sat 6/9, Tuck Pence (in the front room). Sundays, RPM. Wednesdays, Maggie's Weed. Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Motels, John Eddie. Fri 6/15, Hair Bangers Ball. Sat 6/16, Afrodisiacs, Johnny Mogambo. 312-337-3486.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fri 6/8, DJ Dickie D. Saturdays, DJs spin trance, hip-hop, techno, house, and funk. Tuesdays, DJs spin trip-hop. 773-477-3330.

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

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

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/8, Missile, Zitts. Sat 6/9, Dan Darrah Band, Air This Side of Caution, Anne Densch. Fri 6/15, Crying Souls, Spinshine, Soul Cats. Sat 6/16, Something for Joey. 773-975-0505.

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

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Sundays, Machine Gun Etiquette DJs spin old school punk and glam. Mondays, DJs Mike O'Connell & Scott Lucas. Tuesdays, DJs Rich Gonshak & Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Mike O'Connell, Herb & JSJ. 773-665-1110.

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

LIMERICK PUBLIC HOUSE 13404 S. Old Western, Blue Island: Sat 6/9, 9 PM, I Decline, Mangy. Mondays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by Bobby Dunne. Thursdays, 9 PM, T.J. Dennis. 708-388-6755.

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

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

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Mark Zeus's Thunderboltz, Voodoo Pilot, Synge. Sat 6/9, Pudder Project, Planet Strange. Tue 6/12, Sandy Lerch, Almighty Rogers. Wed 6/13, 9 PM, BMC, Naughty Boy Jack. Thursdays, Sonic Voodoo Night, Jeff Freling. Fri 6/15, Gowhead, Banana Sac. Sat 6/16, Sour Deluxe, Stuntcat, Loomis. 773-871-3757.

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

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

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Old #8, Pearly Sweets & the Platonics, Saps, Absinthe Blind. Sat 6/9, Larry Carlton & Steve Lukather. Sun 6/10, 7:30 PM, Melissa Ferrick. Tue 6/12, 9:30 PM, Dr. Didg, Birth. Wed 6/13, 9:30 PM, MVP, Ruben Waters Loves You. Thu 6/14, Lake Trout, Ulu. Fri 6/15, Aswah Greggori & the Enforcers, Anne Harris. Sat 6/16, Pedal Steel Transmission, Danglers, Mahogany Throttle. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Ron Sexsmith, Eileen Rose. 773-404-9494.

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

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/8, 11 PM, Dimitri From Paris, DJ Aldo. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Reverend Horton Heat, Gotohells, Death By Wednesday. Sun 6/10, 6:30 PM, Simon Says, Darwin's Waiting Room, Unloco, Moreno. Thu 6/14, 6:30 PM, Dame, Tub Ring, Escape From Earth, Fame. Fri 6/15, 11 PM, Advent, Surgeon (DJ set), Regis, Josh Werner, DJ Mani, Karl & Ken Meier, Dave Siska. Sun 6/17, 6:30 PM, Rival Schools, J. Majesty. 773-549-0203.

MISSION 209 E. Chicago, Elgin: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Saturdays. Sat 6/9, Dan Efex spins hard trance, Hipolito Sanchez spins "tech-house," E.T. spins "tech trance and nu skool breaks," and Dave Brock spins "dark trance." 847-488-0320.

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

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/8, 3:30 PM, Flammable Dress; 8 PM, Big Hello. Sat 6/9, 11:30 AM, Montgomery Street; 4 PM, Butterside Down; 8 PM, Chaser. Sun 6/10, 1 PM, Subversives; 5:30 PM, Shawn Christopher Band. Mon 6/11, 5:30 PM, DJ Jim Jensen. Wed 6/13, 3:30 PM, Ripleys; 8 PM, Maggie Speaks. Fri 6/15, 3:30 PM, Gypsi Fari; 8 PM, Big Guitars From Memphis. Sat 6/16, 11:30 AM, Scott Stenten Trio; 4 PM, Loose Screws; 8 PM, Mack Pherson & the Struts. Sun 6/17, 1 PM, Sam Cockrell & the Groove; 5:30 PM, Arthur Lee. 312-595-7437.

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

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/9, 9 PM, "Fire Martyrs Tour" (see Spot Check) with Einleitungszeit, Skrol, Schloss Tegal, and films by Joe Christ. Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Found Object, Vertonen, Coeurl, Jason Soliday. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, Moxy Blue, Ruben Waters Loves You. Sat 6/9, 9 PM, Slowjane. Mondays, Sound Reflections DJs spin. Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Rebecca Gates, David Singer & the Sweet Science. Sat 6/16, Baldwin Brothers. 847-869-0450.

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

NOAH'S ARK 3428 S. King Dr.: Fri 6/15, 7 and 9 PM, Ambassador Lee & the Demon Killers. 312-225-1420.

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

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; DJ Tankboy spins late on Fridays. Fri 6/8, 9 PM, Clumsy, Marvel Kind, Prom, Turnerjoy. Sat 6/9, Muchacha, Japanic (see Spot Check), Area Man, Mashers; DJs Ron & RB spin late. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Tuesdays, DJs Shon Dervis, Alo & friends spin hip-hop and soul. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, DJ Papichulo spins salsa & Latin grooves. Thursdays, Chicago Samba. Fri 6/15, Hellen Steller, Volta Sound, Uniform. Sat 6/16, Chicago Samba; DJ Stallion Luv spins late. 773-489-0011.

O'MALLEY'S 6345 W. Belmont: Fri 6/15, 9 PM, I Decline. 773-237-5454.

115 BOURBON ST. 3359 W. 115th, Merrionette Park: Music at 9 PM. Sun 6/10, Hello Dave, Flapjacks. Wed 6/13, Leftover Salmon. 708-388-8881.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: DJ Joe spins pop, hip-hop, and house 8 PM-4 AM Tuesdays through Sundays (5 AM Saturdays). 312-642-7251 or 312-642-7252.

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

LE PASSAGE RESTAURANT & YOW BAR 1 Oak Place: DJs spin nightly after 10:30 PM. Fridays, DJ Dayhota, DJ Mood. Saturdays, DJ Oscar McMillan, DJ Mood. Sun 6/10, Kerri Chandler, DJs Brian G. & Frique. Wednesdays, DJ Hector, DJ V. Thu 6/14, Julius Papp, DJ Mood, Kenny Carvajal. Sun 6/17, 8fatfat8, DJs Brian G. & Frique. 312-255-0022.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/9, Creepy D. Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Secret Vitamin Shag. Wed 6/13, Aaron Bowland, Aziola Cry, Steve Dvorak. Thu 6/14, Murmur. Fri 6/15, Dugout, Bondo. Sat 6/16, Genuine Goat. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Joe & Gina Experience. 773-486-9862.

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

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Wednesdays, Peking Turtle. Thu 6/14, Suede & Blue Roy. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM. Wed 6/13, Chris, Mack & Dave. 815-477-0340.

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

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

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

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

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

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 10 PM. Sat 6/9, Ernie Vega, Charles Little, Chris Walsh, Bear Who?, Frique & Majid. Thu 6/14, Jimmy Van M., Angelist, Derrick Carter. Sat 6/16, Walsh & Sommer. 312-733-6699.

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

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

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Mon 6/11, 8 PM, benefit for AIDS Ride Alaska with Rock Star Club, Julie Frost, Phlux, Angie Mead, and DJ Sung. Tue 6/12, 9 PM, Glen Hansard, Songs: Ohia. Wed 6/13, 7 and 10 PM, Cary Pierce, Sparkledrive. Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Blue Mountain, Michelle Malone. Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Pinetop Seven, Town & Country, Sur La Mer. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Kevin O'Donnell's Quality Six, Sinister Luck Ensemble, Fetal Position. Sun 6/17, 9 PM, Clientele, Tenki, Aden. 773-525-2508.

SEDGWICK'S BAR & GRILL 1935 N. Sedgwick: Sat 6/9, 2 PM, Joey Edwin. 312-337-7900.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: No cover. Tue 6/12, 7 PM, Jack Straw. 312-527-2722.

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

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

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

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: DJs spin 7 PM-4 AM Fridays and Tuesdays through Thursdays, 7 PM-5 AM Saturdays, 2 PM-4 AM Sundays, and 5:30 PM-midnight Mondays. Fridays, DJ Tone B. Nimble spins hip-hop, disco, and soul. Sat 6/9, DJs J5, Sativa & Justin Long. Sundays, Lee Collins & Sadar, DJ Tone B. Nimble, Norman Rockwell, Shon Dervis. Tuesdays, Derrick Carter, DJ Matty. Wednesdays, Garden Foundation DJs spin. Thursdays, David Balquiedra. Sat 6/16, DJs Dayhota & Mike Pugh. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/8, DJ Colette, DJ Majid. Sat 6/9, DJs Heather & J-Dub, Chris Nazuka. Mon 6/11, Fantastic Plastic Machine, Tim "Love" Lee, DJs LSE, Chris Widman, Warp & Anacron. Tuesdays, DJs Seraphine, Julio Bishop, Hakim Murphy & Brian Ford spin house. Wednesdays, DJ Rekliner & DJ Brendan spin mod, 70s and 80s metal, and British punk & new wave. Fri 6/15, DJ Darrell Woodson, Jeff Craven. Sat 6/16, Miles Maeda & the Traveling Love Show. 773-549-4140.

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

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

SPUTNIK 18067 Dixie Hwy., Homewood: Music at 7:30 PM. Fri 6/8, tribute to the Ramones with Mushuganas, Mike, Your Dad, Frederick, 70's, Cancer Merchants, Zar Buddies. Sat 6/9, Penny & the Loafers, River City Rebels, Trundle. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by John Rickles (no cover). Thu 6/14, Ralph Rowley, Matt Mazlowski. Fri 6/15, Puta-pons, Small Change, Frederick. Sat 6/16, Destination: Earth, Bradley Report, Nowhere Men. 708-922-9950.

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

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

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Music in the upstairs Cabaret Room at 10 PM; DJs spin nightly in the Lounge. In the Cabaret Room: Fri 6/8, DJ Kico, DJ Savage, Girl Friday, Sank U. Sat 6/9, Pro-n-Con Productions. Sun 6/10, Black Beauties, Mashers. Fri 6/15, Bamboo Grove. Sat 6/16, Rolling Clones, Big Magenta. In the Lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Verb spins Motown, old school, and funk. Sundays, DJs Paulo & J.B. Mondays, open mike with Greg Golden. Tuesdays, "606" hip-hop open mike. Wed 6/13, DJ David Chavez. Thursdays, Shakejunt spins old soul, funk, and rare groove. 773-278-6600.

TEMPTATIONS 10235 Grand, Franklin Park: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, DJ Dave. Thursdays, DJs spin 80s music. Fri 6/15, Jill Sobule, Michelle Malone, Sean Wiggins, Venus Envy, Yvonne Doll & the Locals. 847-455-0088.

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

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Sat 6/16, DJ Mark Tabberner, DJs John Curley, Marc Buxton & Jernell Geronimo. 312-491-9729.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/9, Ellis. Mondays, open mike. Thu 6/14, Lisa Kane. Sun 6/17, Arlo Leach & Anna, Tristen, Winston Damen. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/8, Scrounge for Change, Mega Super Ultra, Little Man. Sat 6/9, Carbon 4, Personals, DJ EZ. Sundays, DJs Nole & Mungo spin old-school R&B and funk. Wed 6/13, Muchacha. Fri 6/15, Bullet, Loaded. Sat 6/16, Devil's Lounge, Beauties, Swidden. 773-327-2739.

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

U.S. BEER CO. 1801 N. Clybourn: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/16, Travelbee. 773-871-7799.

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

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

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/8, Mr. Blotto. Sat 6/9, Steve Dahl & the Dahlfins. Wed 6/13, Lyla Stone, Wish, the Dog & Everything. Fri 6/15, Four Man Band. Sat 6/16, Peace Freak. 630-264-2739.

WATERLOO TAVERN 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Big Daddy Roaches, Help. Sat 6/9, 56 Hope Road, Dimebox. Tuesdays, Hello Dave. Thu 6/14, Oil Can Boyd. Fri 6/15, Guilt Trip. Sat 6/16, O'nit, Royal Brown, King's Highway. 773-929-1300.

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

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/8, Genral Patton & His Privates. Sat 6/9, Electric Medicine. Fri 6/15, Rumble Seat. Sat 6/16, Buzzards. 312-943-7815.

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

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Sam Ghanson, Michael Black. Sat 6/9, Zapology, New Flavor. Sun 6/10, Gizzae. Mondays, DJ Red Lox. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wed 6/13, Carl Brown. Thu 6/14, Djate. Fri 6/15, Flex Crew, Deals Gone Bad. Sat 6/16, Dansika, Zeleke. Sun 6/17, Boom Shaka. 773-327-4273.

WOODEN NICKEL 327 Waukegan, Highwood: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/8, Seed Band. Sat 6/9, Honey Tongue. Wed 6/13, Cats Under the Stars. Thu 6/14, Dexter Grove. Fri 6/15, Oucho Sparks. Sat 6/16, Djate. 847-432-6430.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/8, Julius (the Mad Thinker), DJs Justin Long & Sonic Boom with Dirt Diggler. Saturdays, DJs Jason Christopher & Tobias. Fri 6/15, Kevin Yost. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

ANNE-MARIE AKIN Free concert. Fri 6/15, 1 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

LAURA DOHERTY Free in-store performance. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Barnes & Noble bookstore, Old Orchard Mall, 55 Old Orchard Center, Skokie. 847-676-2230.

FOREST VIEW EXPRESS Free in-store performances. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

STEVE & SYLVIA FRANCOIS, KAREN MOONEY, ALMOST HOPELESS, NATURAL BOB & MICKY HOLDSWORTH, JIM SIMONIS, SUSAN URBAN perform at the 15th Annual Andy Cook Memorial Joketelling Contest hosted by Kate Early. Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Second Unitarian Church, 656 W. Barry. 773-271-7127.

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

SECOND HAND POETS Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, 8:30 PM, Barnes & Noble bookstore, Old Orchard Mall, 55 Old Orchard Center, Skokie. 847-676-2230.

LINDA M. SMITH Free in-store performances. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 6971 W. Grand, Gurnee. 847-249-1845. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1629 Orrington, Evanston. 847-733-8852.

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

folk & country

clubs

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

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

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

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

CARRAIG Gaelic Park, 6119 W. 147th, Oak Forest: No cover. Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, and Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Joe McShane. Fri 6/15, 9:30 PM, and Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Brendan Loughey. 708-687-9323.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Sun 6/17, 8 PM, Whitey O'Day (no cover). 847-358-9150.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/8, Dooley Brothers. Sat 6/9, Fairplay. Fri 6/15, Seamus O'Kane & friends. Sat 6/16, Fast Eddie. 773-282-7035.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/9, Curtis & Loretta. Sat 6/16, Small Potatoes. 630-393-1247.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Fred. Wed 6/13, 9 PM, Nancy & Garrett. 773-489-5471.

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

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

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

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Acoustic Blue Mountain. Sat 6/16, 8 PM, "Bloomsday: A Celebration of James Joyce's Ulysses" with music by the Tossers, Maude Gonne & others and readings by Cheryl Trykv, Omar & others. 773-227-4433.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/11, 9 PM, Bohola (no cover). 773-404-9494.

MONTROSE SALOON 2933 W. Montrose: Wed 6/13, 8 PM, open jam hosted by Chicago Bluegrass Club. 773-463-7663.

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

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

TWO WAY STREET COFFEEHOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:45 PM. Fri 6/8, Rick Pickren. Fri 6/15, open mike. 630-969-9720.

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

blues, gospel, r&b

concerts

CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL See special pullout section.

CHORAL THUNDER gospel choir. Sat 6/16, 6 PM, Greater Walters A.M.E. Zion Church, 8422 S. Damen. 773-288-6000.

EDDY CLEARWATER Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, noon, Virgin Megastore, 540 N. Michigan. 312-645-9300.

DELMARK ALL-STARS BLUES BRUNCH with Dave Specter, Willie Kent, Zora Young, Jimmy Burns, Big Time Sarah, James Wheeler, Ken Saydak, Bonnie Lee, Rockin Johnny, Aaron Moore & others. Free in-store performance. Sun 6/10, 10 AM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1467.

JOHNNY DRUMMER Free in-store performance. Sat 6/9, noon, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

48-HOUR MAXWELL STREET BLUES MARATHON See Fairs & Festivals.

SHIRLEY KING Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/15, 11 AM-2 PM, at the park on York & Western, Blue Island. 708-388-5735.

CHARLIE LOVE & HIS SILKY SMOOTH BAND, ROCKIN JOHNNY BAND WITH JIMMY BURNS Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/15, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, South Stolp between Galena Blvd. and Downer Place, Aurora. 630-844-3640.

LIZ MANDVILLE GREESON Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, noon, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

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

MEMPHIS CHRISTIAN YOUTH CHOIR Free concert. Thu 6/14, 5 PM, Bank One Plaza, 1603 Orrington, Evanston. 847-866-6319.

JOEL PATTERSON Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, 10 AM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

JIMMIE LEE ROBINSON Free in-store performance. Fri 6/8, 12:30 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750.

ROCKFORD BLUES FESTIVAL See Fairs & Festivals.

SOUTHSIDERS Free in-store performance. Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

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

blues, gospel, r&b

clubs

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

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

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Maurice John Vaughn Band with Shirley Johnson. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Wed 6/13, Grana Louise Band. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/12, Allen Batts Band with Grana Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Mary Lane. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Charlie Love Band with Grana Louise. 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 6/8, Jimmy Johnson. Sat 6/9, John Primer. Sun 6/10, Rockin Johnny with Taildragger. Mon 6/11, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/12, Biscuit & the Mix. Wed 6/13, Pistol Pete. Thu 6/14, J.W. Williams & the ChiTown Hustlers. Fri 6/15, Joanna Connor. 773-528-1012.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sundays, 11 AM, Eric Noden. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Eric Noden's Really Cool Blues Band. Sat 6/16, 11 AM, Eric Lugosch. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Thursdays, 10:30 PM, Sugar Blue. 773-384-8600.

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

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant with music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, 2:30 PM, Studebaker John; 5 PM, Sharrie Williams; 8 PM, Jimmy Burns; 11 PM, Ronnie Baker Brooks. Sat 6/9, 11 AM, blues brunch with Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials; 2 PM, Nick Moss; 5 PM, Big James & the Chicago Playboys; 8:30 PM, Willie Kent & the Gents; 11:30 PM, Coco Montoya. Sun 6/10, noon, Joe Moss; 3 PM, Howard & the White Boys; 6:30 PM, Phil Guy; 10 PM, John Primer. Mon 6/11, jam hosted by Brother John. Tue 6/12, Reverend Raven & the Chain Smoking Altar Boys. Wed 6/13, Nick Moss & the Flip Tops. Thu 6/14, Sam Lay Band. Fri 6/15, 5:30 PM, Eric Noden; 9:30 PM, Rod Piazza, the Buzz. Sat 6/16, 6:30 PM, Marty Sammon; 9:30 PM, Otis Rush, Ken Saydak Band. Sun 6/17, Marty Sammon Band. 312-427-0333.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/15, Keith Scott. 847-256-8870.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/8, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Mon 6/11, DJ Steve. 773-384-2547.

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

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Neil Rose Band. 847-647-8282.

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Willie White. Thursdays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-624-3240.

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

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

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

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

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

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 6/9, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. Sat 6/16, Downtown Charlie Brown Blues Band. 630-416-4898.

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

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

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

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 6/9, 9:30 PM, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Tue 6/12, 8:30 PM, Toronzo & the Cannonball Express (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam with Mike Wheeler (no cover). Sat 6/16, 9:30 PM, Joanna Connor Band. 708-484-3610.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile (no cover). 773-227-4433.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Kinsey Report. Sat 6/9, 8 PM, Colin Jones performs Mr. Rhythm & Blues; 10:30 PM, Robert Jr. Lockwood. Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Live music on the Back Porch Stage at 10 PM. Sat 6/9, Big G & the Real Deal. Sundays, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller. Mondays, Joanna Connor. Tue 6/12, Nick Moss & the Fliptops. Wed 6/13, Eddie Shaw & the Wolf Gang. Thu 6/14, Chicago Playboys. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, No Mercy Band. Sun 6/17, Tab Benoit. 312-923-2000 or 312-527-2583.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar. Fri 6/8, 5:30 PM, Mandi Loomis & Gene Kilty. Sat 6/16, 5:30 PM, Deep Fried Blues Duo. 312-245-0333.

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

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/8, 7 PM, Sean Costello; 10 PM, Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials. Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Big John Dickerson & Blue Chamber; 10 PM, Kirk Smithhart. Sun 6/10, 7 PM, Matthew Skoller Band; 10 PM, Ronnie Baker Brooks. Sun 6/17, Dave Specter. 312-266-2400.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 8-9 PM, pianist Detroit Jr. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Sandra Hall, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers with Kid Dynamite. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band, Casey Jones. Mondays and Wednesdays, Howard Scott & Chick Rodgers, Andre Taylor & Nellie Travis. Tuesdays, Zanne Mack Band, J.W. Williams & the ChiTown Hustlers. Thu 6/14, Charlie Love. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Kenny Neal, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers with Kid Dynamite. 773-477-4646.

KOKO TAYLOR'S CELEBRITY 1233 S. Wabash: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Bobby Slim James & Laretha Weathersby. Sat 6/9, Big James & the Chicago Playboys, Nellie Travis. Sun 6/10, 2-5 PM, gospel buffet; 8 PM, Nellie Travis. Wednesdays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band (no cover). Thu 6/14, Nellie Travis. Fri 6/15, Laretha Weathersby & the Risk Band. Sat 6/16, Pat Smillie Band. Sun 6/17, 2-5 PM, gospel buffet; 8 PM, blues jam hosted by Joe Barr & Soul Purpose. 312-566-0555.

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

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

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Tue 6/12, 4 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. 312-595-7437.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/9, Little Big Men. Sat 6/16, Dave Specter. 773-252-1155.

NOAH'S ARK 3428 S. King Dr.: Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Martha Starks. Tuesdays, 7 PM, gospel poetry open mike (no cover). Fri 6/15, 7 and 9 PM, Ambassador Lee & the Demon Killers. Sat 6/16, 7 and 9 PM, Tony Carter. 312-225-1420.

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

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

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Tue 6/12, Ken Saydak Trio. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/9, Mississippi Heat. Sat 6/16, Carl Davis 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. Fri 6/8, Sonny Rasun Band. Sat 6/9, Joe Moss Band. Fri 6/15, Lindsey Alexander. Sat 6/16, Big Time Sarah. 815-477-0340.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays and 9:30 PM Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Fri 6/8, Matthew Skoller. Sat 6/9, Eddy Clearwater. Sun 6/10, blues jam hosted by Eddy Clearwater. Wednesdays, Matthew Skoller Band. Thu 6/14, Rockin Johnny. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Matthew Skoller, Eddy Clearwater. 773-645-5200.

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

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

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Sat 6/9, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. Tuesdays, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sugar Blue. 773-342-0452.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant; no cover. Sun 6/10, 1 PM, Professor John; 6 PM, Eric Noden. Thu 6/14, 7 PM, Dave Specter. 312-527-2722.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/8, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Sat 6/9, Vance Kelly. Fri 6/15, Pistol Pete. Sat 6/16, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. 847-991-2150.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Billy Flynn Blues Band. Mondays, Rockin Johnny Band. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Steve Cushing & the Chicago Blues All-Stars. 773-772-6656.

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

jazz

concerts

BERNARD ALCORN Free concerts. Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800. Wed 6/13, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

DEE ALEXANDER QUINTET Thu 6/14, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

KYLE ASCHE TRIO Free concert. Thu 6/14, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

TERENCE BLANCHARD Free in-store performance. Sat 6/9, 2 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750.

DAVID BOYKIN Saxophone. Sun 6/10, 6 PM, AACM Nu Beginnings, 7047 S. Crandon. 773-752-2212.

KURT ELLING AND PATRICIA BARBER Mon 6/11, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

TIM FITZGERALD TRIO performs following a roundtable discussion on "independent cultural production in Chicago." Fri 6/15, 5:30 PM, Instituto Cervantes, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan. 312-335-1996.

LIVE THE SPIRIT JAZZ BAND under the direction of Ernest Dawkins performs "Africa Rising Trilogy" by Nicole Mitchell, featuring the Muntu Dance Theatre Drummers. Free admission. Sat 6/9, 1 PM, Hamilton Park, 513 W. 72nd. 312-747-6174.

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

ERNST REIJSEGER WITH JEB BISHOP & MICHAEL ZERANG See Critic's Choice; free admission. Sun 6/10, 3 PM, Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

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

UPTOWN RHYTHM CLUB Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles. 630-584-6300.

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

jazz

clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/8, noon, Peter Roothan, Sonny Turner, Tom Hope, Rich Pardo & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/9, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Von Freeman Quintet with Bettye Reynolds. Sundays, 6 PM, Sam Burckhardt Trio; 8 PM, Chicago Swing. Mondays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, No Am/Pro Jam with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany & Charles Braugham. Tuesdays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Wallace Burton Group; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wed 6/13, noon, Steve Sandner; 5 PM, Ron Dewar Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thursdays, noon, Rich Pardo with Joe Jaco & Danny Martin; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All Stars; 9 PM, Ron Friedman Quintet. Fri 6/15, noon, Kim Cusack, Bob Neighbor, Tom Hope, Rob Amster & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/16, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Juli Wood Quintet. 312-642-6805.

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

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

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Carmen Stokes. Sun 6/10 through Sat 6/16, Bobby Lewis Quartet. 312-751-2433.

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Tue 6/12, Matt Geraghty Quartet with Chris Siebold, Brian Murray & Jeff Horton. 773-348-3665.

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

BISTRO AMERICA 12 N. River, Batavia: Wed 6/13, 8 PM, Gessner/Baglione Duo (no cover). 630-406-0008.

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

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sat 6/9, 11 AM, Jess Birch Quartet. Mon 6/11, 9 PM, BMR4. 312-226-6666.

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

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri 6/8 through Sun 6/10, Danny Long Trio. Mon 6/11, 8 PM, Lou DiGangi Big Band. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Jack Carr. Wednesdays, 7 PM, Jerry Owings. Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Jack Carr; 9 PM, jazz jam session with John Bany, Charlie Braugham & Don Stille. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Lou DiGangi Swing Band. 847-647-8282.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Wed 6/13, 7 PM, Mats Gustafsson & Paul Lovens (see Critic's Choice). 773-276-3600.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/8, Mark Lessman Duo. Sat 6/9, Matt Erion Trio. Thu 6/14, 8 PM, Andy Meacham Trio. Fri 6/15, Gessner/Baglione Duo. Sat 6/16, Ron Smith Trio. 630-377-9222.

ESPRESSO BREWERY COMPANY 1455 W. Lake, Addison: Music after 8 PM. Fri 6/8, Dan Becker Duo. Sat 6/9, Ron Smith Duo. Sat 6/16, Trio Du Jour. 630-916-6242.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/17, 6 PM, Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band. 708-788-2118.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM, Unit Seven. 773-528-4033.

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

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

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

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Mon 6/11, 9 PM, Brendan Giusti Quartet. 773-489-5471.

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

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 6/8, 9:30 PM, Detour with Phil Seed. Sat 6/9, 10 PM, Rodney Brown & Hot Rod. Mon 6/11, 8 PM, Russ Hunt Quartet (no cover). Tuesdays, 9 PM, pro jam hosted by Alejo Poveda, Steve Eisen, Jose Valdes, and Thomas Kini. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. Thu 6/14, Mark Madsen Quartet. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fri 6/8, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, John Moulder Quartet; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/9, 8 PM, John Moulder Quartet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/10 and Sun 6/17, 11 PM, Lewis Brothers. Mon 6/11, 9 PM, Dee Alexander Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra with Kimberly Gordon. Fri 6/15, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Bill McFarland & the Chicago Horns; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Hinda Hoffman Quintet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. 773-878-5552.

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

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/8, 10 PM, Healing Force. Thu 6/14, 10 PM, David Jennings Acoustic Ensemble. 773-465-8005.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues. Tue 6/12, 9 PM, Tomato Box, Phil Mosberg Quartet. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Roscoe Mitchell with Wadada Leo Smith & Joseph Jarman. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar. Fri 6/15, 5 PM, Shades of Gray. 312-245-0333.

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 6/8 through Sun 6/10, Terence Blanchard Quintet. Tue 6/12 through Sun 6/17, Tom Harrell Quintet (see Critic's Choice). 312-670-2473.

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

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

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

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach Quartet. 773-348-7592.

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

LITTLE BUCHAREST & EURO CAFE 3001 N. Ashland: Restaurant & cafe. Wed 6/13, 7:30 PM, Lise Gilly & Hector Silvera play Latin jazz. 773-929-8640.

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

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

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

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sundays, 9:30 PM, Bobby Broom Trio. 773-404-9494.

METROPOLE ROOM Fairmont Hotel, Illinois Center, 200 N. Columbus: Fri 6/8, 8:30 PM, Tue 6/12 through Fri 6/15, 4:30 PM, and Sat 6/16, 8:30 PM, Elaine Dame Duo. 312-565-6665.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Live music after 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/8, Mike Ferro Trio. Wed 6/13, 7 PM, Two for Brazil. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Marshall Vente Trio. 630-446-4001.

MILK PAIL Rte. 25 north of I-90, East Dundee: Jazz brunch 10 AM-2 PM Sundays. Sun 6/10, West End Jazz Band. Sun 6/17, Studebaker Spatz. 847-742-5040.

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

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Dave Rempis with Kent Kessler & Jeb Bishop. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Baba Yaga, Sacred Baboons. 773-728-5010.

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

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Sundays, 7:30 PM, all-ages jam hosted by Josh Quinlan. 773-743-3355.

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

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/8 and Sat 6/9, Los Hombres Perdidos. Mon 6/11, Alison Ruble Duo. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wed 6/13, Dave Hiltebrand Trio. Thu 6/14, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. 847-328-0399.

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

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

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/8, Tim Tobias/Lorraine Denham Quartet. Sat 6/9, Scott Stevenson Quartet. Sundays, Urban Twist. Mondays, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Wed 6/13, Ron Perrillo Trio. Thursdays, Los Hombres Perdidos. Fri 6/15, Rankinfyle. Sat 6/16, Jimmy Ellis Quartet. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Rankinfyle. Sat 6/9, Henry Johnson Quartet. Tue 6/12, Steve Frisbie & Liam Davis. Fri 6/15, Long Count Trio. Sat 6/16, Ken Chaney Trio. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Live jazz at 6:30 PM Sundays. Sun 6/10, Brienn Perry Duo. Sun 6/17, Ron Maureen Christine Quartet. 815-477-0340.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Jeb Bishop Trio. Sat 6/9, Ernst Reijseger (see Critic's Choice) with Hamid Drake & others. Sundays, 6 PM, jam session with pianist Jim Baker, bassist Josh Abrams, saxophonist Dennis Winslett, and percussionist Colby Watkins. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, Orion Collective. Thu 6/14, David Boykin Trio. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Fred Anderson with Tatsu Aoki & Chad Taylor. 312-791-9050.

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

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

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

international

concerts

AZUKAR Thu 6/14, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-922-7827.

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

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

DAN MOSTELLO Free in-store performance. Sat 6/9, 7 PM, Barnes & Noble Bookstore, 7 N. Waukegan, Deerfield. 847-374-0320.

international

clubs

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

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

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

CIRCUIT 3641 N. Halsted: Wed 6/13, 10:30 PM, DJs Lulu & Luis; 11 PM, Orquesta Carpacho y Su Super Combo performs at a salsa dance contest. 773-325-2233.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Casolando. 773-489-3160.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: Thu 6/14, 9 PM, Johnny Rivera y Su Orquesta, DJ Juan Carlos. 312-266-1944.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sat 6/16, 9:30 PM, New Orleans Klezmer Allstars, Chandler Travis Philharmonic. 708-788-2118.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/8, Banda Rica. 630-416-4898.

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

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Wed 6/13, 9 PM, Taqaseem Ensemble performs classical music of the Middle East. Thu 6/14, 10 PM, Ex-Centric Sound System. Sun 6/17, 8 PM, Plena Libre. 312-362-9707.

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

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

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Latin Street Dancing with DJ El Papichulo. Thursdays and Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. 773-489-0011.

LA PE--A 4212 N. Milwaukee: Restaurant. Fridays through Sundays and Thursdays, 7 PM, Tribus Futuras performs Andean music. 773-736-9498.

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

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: Mon 6/11, 7:30 PM, DJ Eddie "Mozkito" Cruz. 312-932-0006.

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

classical

CHICAGO ENSEMBLE (Bach, Brahms, Bartok, Milhaud, Kupferman). Sun 6/10, 3 PM, International House, University of Chicago, 1414 E. 59th. Tue 6/12, 7:30 PM, Three Arts Club, 1300 N. Dearborn. 312-409-9677.

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER Nicholas Cleobury conducts Handel's Acis and Galatea. Fri 6/8, 7:30 PM, Sun 6/10, 3 PM, and Thu 6/14 and Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-704-8414.

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

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 6/9 and Sat 6/16, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in a free concert. Tue 6/12, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

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

NAZAR DZHURYN AND IVANA BUKVICH cello and piano (Shostakovich, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky). Sat 6/16, 6:30 PM, Alliance Francaise de Chicago, 54 W. Chicago. 312-440-9454.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF EVANSTON CHANCEL CHOIR AND SOLOISTS perform excerpts from Mendelssohn's Elijah in a religious service. Sun 6/10, 10 AM (Handel, Beethoven, Widor), First Congregational Church of Evanston, 1445 Hinman, Evanston. 847-864-8332.

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

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RECITALS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/8, 12:10 PM, organist Robert Moncrief (Reger, Vierne, Dupre, Jongen, Albright, Franck). Fri 6/15, 12:10 PM, organist Kevin McKelvie (Bach, Rebuke). 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

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

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Petrillo Music Shell, Grant Park, Columbus and Jackson: Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves (Berlioz, Ravel, and others). Sun 6/17, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Elizabeth Norman and baritone Kurt Ollman (Torke, Bernstein, R. Strauss). 312-742-4763.

SEBASTIAN HUYDTS AND DEBORAH SOBOL perform four-hand music of Mozart and Debussy in a free concert. Tue 6/12, 5:45 PM, St. James Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. 312-787-7360.

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

JULIANI ENSEMBLE in a free concert (Telemann, Beethoven). Mon 6/11, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

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

SOFYA MELIKYAN piano (Schumann, Chopin). Sun 6/10, 3 PM, Music in the Loft, 1017 W. Washington. 312-243-9233.

NAPERVILLE CHORUS Jeordano Martinez and Jon Warfel, conductors (Victoria, Busto, Schubert, Rutter, Manuel, Haydn, Wilbert, and others).

Fri 6/8, 8 PM, Community United Methodist Church, 20 Center St., Naperville. 630-357-4019.

PATRICK O'MALLEY AND STEPHEN HARTMAN recorder and harp (Mozart, Handel, Vaughan Williams, Persichetti, Nielsen, Bolling). Sun 6/10, 7 PM, Riverside Presbyterian Church, 116 Barrypoint, Riverside. Mon 6/11, 7:30 PM, All Saints Episcopal Church, 4550 N. Hermitage. 773-293-3138.

ORCHESTRA X performs Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht's Seven Deadly Sins. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

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

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in public rehearsal. Sat 6/9 and Sat 6/16, 2 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC Wed 6/13, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

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

TE DEUM TRIO in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Brahms, Tajcevic, Kritz). Free admission. Wed 6/13, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-1430 or 312-744-6630.

fairs & festivals

ANDERSONVILLE MIDSOMMARFEST Clark between Foster and Balmoral: Sat 6/9, 11 AM, Cedric Gauthier; 11:45 AM, South Side Swedes; 12:30 PM, Forgat Mig Ej, Antje; 1 PM, Joel Frankel; 2 PM, Midway Ramblers, Jennifer Peterson, students of Trowbridge Guitar Studio; 2:30 PM, students of Andersonville Suzuki Academy; 3 PM, New Invaders; 4 PM, Liz Mandville Greeson; 4:15 PM, Jennifer Trowbridge; 4:30 PM, Maggie Speaks; 5 PM, UpsyDaisy; 6 PM, Quantum Leep, Chicago Gay Men's Chorus, Vanessa Davis; 7 PM, Kerri Grant; 8 PM, Bumpus, Ulele, RC7. Sun 6/10, 11 AM, Legendary Boomers; noon, Nordland Band, Yvonne Doll; 1 PM, Suenos; 2 PM, Read My Hips, Aftergrace; 3 PM, Daddy Rock; 4 PM, Generations; 4:30 PM, Jack Straw; 5 PM, Community Drum Circle; 6 PM, Four Charms, Johnny Socko, Duke Tumatoe; 8 PM, Mr. Blotto, Underwater People, Buckinghams. 773-728-2995.

ARTISTS OF THE WALL FESTIVAL Loyola Park Beach, Pratt at the lake: Sat 6/16, 1 PM, Cowbelle; 2 PM, Dragonfly; 3 PM, Mark Sheehy; 4 PM, Audio Pollution; 5 PM, Spinal Pat. Sun 6/17, 12:30 PM, Tiffany Seybert; 2 PM, Rasta Roots; 3:30 PM, Vortis; 5 PM, Bonfire. 773-764-9302.

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

CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL See special pullout section.

CUSTER'S LAST STAND FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS Chicago and Main, Evanston: Sat 6/16, 10:30 AM, Gene Lim; 11 AM, Native American Dance Troupe; 11:30 AM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; noon, Harvest; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Homewreckers; 2:30 PM, Jim DeWan & Sean Cleland; 3 PM, Kraig Kenning; 4 PM, Plunging Necklines, Five Spot Quintet; 5:30 PM, Christopher Greene & New Perspective, Conjunto; 7:30 PM, Wailin' Walter & the Blues Screamers. Sun 6/17, 10:30 AM, Gene Lim; 11 AM, Native American Dance Troupe; 11:30 AM, Kent McDaniel Band; noon, Harvest; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Shameless Goods; 2:30 PM, Hurricane Saxophone Quartet, Bopology; 4 PM, Christopher Greene & New Perspective, Blake & Blue; 5:30 PM, Homewreckers; 6 PM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; 7:30 PM, Bob Long Jazz Quartet. Festival also features entertainment for children. 847-328-2204.

48-HOUR MAXWELL STREET BLUES MARATHON Halsted and Maxwell: Fri 6/8, 9 PM, through Sun 6/10, 9 PM, Bobby "Top Hat" Davis, Jimmie Lee Robinson, Lil' Scotty, Lajune, James Washington, M.K. McGee, Al Harris, Charles Earwin, Ruby Harris, Neil Rose, Bobby Too Tough, Joe Patterson & the Cut Rate Band, Dancin' Perkins, Luke Pytel & the Blues Crew, Piano C. Red, Mandanz Wolf, Harmonica George, Sugar Baby Minzie, Frank "Little Sonny" Scott Jr. & others. 312-813-1051 or 312-341-3696.

HEART OF ITALY FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL Oakley and 24th: Fri 6/15, 5-11 PM, Sat 6/16, noon-11 PM, and Sun 6/17, noon-9 PM, Lena Prima & others. 773-625-0506.

ILLINOIS SAINT ANDREW HIGHLAND GAMES Oak Brook Polo Grounds, 31st and York, Oak Brook: Sat 6/16, 8:30 AM, solo bagpipe competition; 10:30 AM, Khaetidawne Quirk & Company; 11:15 AM, Haggis; 1 PM, pipe band competition; 1:15 PM, fiddler Jeremy Kittel; 1:30 PM, Glenisle Celtic Show Band; 2:30 PM, Jeremy Kittel; 3 PM, Donnybrook; 4:30 PM, drum competitions, Haggis. Festival also features traditional athletic competitions. 708-442-7293.

JAZZ AT RAVINIA Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Thu 6/14, 6 PM, Danilo Perez Motherland Project; 8 PM, Wynton Marsalis & the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra; 10:30 PM, Danilo Perez. Fri 6/15, 6 PM, Jane Monheit Quintet; 8 PM, Oscar Peterson Quartet; 10:30 PM, James Moody. Sat 6/16, 5 PM, Ravinia Jazz Mentors with Ruben Alvarez, Rob Armster, Bobby Broom, Ernie Adams, Tito Carrillo, Pat Mallinger, Audrey Morrison & Willie Pickens; 7 PM, Roy Hargrove Quartet, Bebel Gilberto, Poncho Sanchez Quintet with Joey DeFrancesco & Roy Hargrove; 9:30 PM, Rufus Reid. Sun 6/17, 5 PM, Reginald Robinson; 7 PM, Joshua Redman Quartet, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Nancy Wilson Group. 847-266-5100.

LINCOLN PARK FEST Lincoln Park West between Dickens and Armitage: Sat 6/16, 11:30 AM, Kathy Braaten; 1 PM, Marcia Ball; 3 PM, Graham Parker; 5 PM, Over the Rhine. Sun 6/17, 11:30 AM, Sons of the Never Wrong; 3 PM, Michael McDermott; 5 PM, Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett. 773-868-3010.

NORTHCENTER RIBFEST 2001 Irving Park and Lincoln: Sat 6/16, noon, Eddie Dixon & Grapeshot; 12:30 PM, Hansel & Gretel; 2 PM, New Orleans Klezmer All Stars; 3:30 PM, UpsyDaisy; 4 PM, Verbow; 4:30 PM, New Orleans Klezmer All Stars; 5:30 PM, Lincoln Lodge Variety Show; 6 PM, Andrew Bird's Bowl of Fire; 7:30 PM, Four Charms; 8 PM, Robbie Fulks. Sun 6/17, noon, Teflons; 2 PM, YoungBlood Brass Band; 2:30 PM, Ralph Covert; 4 PM, Jimmy LaFave; 5:30 PM, Strain Busy Sky; 6 PM, Riptones. 773-525-3609.

PRIDE OF THE FOX RIVERFEST Lincoln Park, First Ave. and Rte. 64, Saint Charles: Fri 6/8, noon, Banda Rika; 3:30 PM, Dolce; 4:30 PM, Cantabile Girls' Choir; 5 PM, Cadillac Dave & the Chicago Redhots; 6 PM, Stringrays; 7 PM, Phil Barron & the Tremblors; 9 PM, Howard & the White Boys. Sat 6/9, noon, Del Souls; 1 PM, Pistol Pete; 3 PM, Nellie "Tiger" Travis; 3:30 PM, Stone Beagles; 5 PM, Matthew Skoller; 6 PM, Sister Lu & the Boys; 7 PM, Sam Cockrell & the Groove; 9 PM, Wayne Toups & Zydecajun. Sun 6/10, noon, Prairie Surfers; 2 PM, Studebaker John & the Hawks; 4 PM, Lesley Byers & the Jazz Cats, Big James & the Chicago Playboys; 6 PM, Deluxury. 630-377-6161.

ROCKFORD BLUES FESTIVAL Davis Park, 211 N. Main, Rockford: Fri 6/15, 6 PM, Basement Blues Band; 7:15 PM, Steve Arvey. Sat 6/16, 3 PM, Stan Reese; 4:15 PM, Ernie "Sugarlips" Brown & the Po-Boys; 5:30 PM, Bonnie Lee & the James Wheeler Blues Band; 7 PM, Westside Andy & Mel Ford; 9 PM, Lonnie Brooks. 815-968-0684.

SCANDINAVIAN MIDSUMMER FESTIVAL Vasa Park, six miles north of Rte. 64, South Elgin: Sun 6/10, noon, Ernie Sandquist; 1 PM, Forget-Me-Not, Varblommen, Solstralen. 773-239-1855.

WELLS STREET ART FESTIVAL Wells between Division and North: Sat 6/9, 4 PM, Anne E. Dechant; 5:30 PM, Matt Weber; 7 PM, Mark Watson Band; 9 PM, Neve. Sun 6/10, 3:30 PM, Dan Darrah Band; 5:30 PM, Then Again; 7:30 PM, Umphrey's McGee. 773-868-3010.

miscellaneous

ARBOR VITAE 111 W. Jackson, Naperville: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Sat 6/9, Drumatics percussion ensemble. 630-778-9090.

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

GREEN LIGHT PERFORMING CO. performs songs from Sesame Street. Sat 6/9, 11 AM and 1 and 3 PM, and Wed 6/13, 10:30 and 11:15 AM and noon, Chicago Children's Museum, Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand. 773-935-9380.

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

CHRIS McKHOOL Children's concert. Sat 6/16, 2 PM, Thomas Hughes Children's Library, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State. 312-747-4200.

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

UNDER THE PICASSO Daley Center Plaza, 50 W. Washington: Free noontime programs. Fri 6/8, Show Biz Kids. Mon 6/11, Joe Brigante & friends. Wed 6/13, A Cappella Christian Youth Choir. 312-346-3278.

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