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ROCK, POP, ETC. includes hip-hop, dance music and electronica, funk,

reggae, zydeco, cabaret, contemporary R&B, and some international pop. FOLK & COUNTRY includes bluegrass and traditional Irish music. BLUES, GOSPEL, R&B includes traditional rhythm and blues, boogie-woogie, and deep soul. JAZZ includes ragtime, swing, and fusion. INTERNATIONAL

includes Indian classical music, African music, salsa, and ethnic folk genres. FAIRS & FESTIVALS are listed in a separate category without regard

to music type.

Rock, Pop, etc.

concerts

A PERFECT CIRCLE, SNAKE RIVER CONSPIRACY Sold out. Fri 3/23, 7:30 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 312-666-6667 or 312-559-1212.

AMERICAN ENGLISH Beatles tribute band performs at a benefit for the Pickwick Theatre Council and the theatre program at Maine South High School. Fri 3/16, 7:30 PM, Pickwick Theatre, 5 S. Prospect, Park Ridge. 847-692-6590.

AMERICAN THEATER COMPANY Benefit concert with Brian Russell, Dawn Bach, Tom Geraty, Marty Higginbotham, John Mohrlein, Suzanne Petri, Stef Tovar, Antje, Ashley Bishop, Jane Baxter Miller, Tania Richard, Nanci Carol Ruby, Anthony Wills & others. Sun 3/18, 7 PM, University Club of Chicago, 76 E. Monroe. 773-929-1031.

BAROO Free performance in Cafe Espresso. Sun 3/25, 2 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2817 N. Clark. 773-935-3909.

RABBI JOE BLACK Sun 3/25, 3:30 PM, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, 5050 Church, Skokie. 847-675-2200.

BONBON Miss Tiger's Bijou Erotic Cabaret directed by Eric Hensley with an all-male cast. Fridays and Saturdays, 11 PM, Bijou Theater, 1349 N. Wells. 312-409-8100.

BRASSY Free in-store performance. Tue 3/20, 2 PM, Virgin Megastore, 540 N. Michigan. 312-645-9300.

JAMES BROWN, OHIO PLAYERS, JIMMIE "J.J." WALKER Fri 3/16, 7:30 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

RICHARD BUCKNER, CALIFONE Sat 3/17, 7 and 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

RIPLEY CAINE Free in-store performance. Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2817 N. Clark. 773-935-3909.

NICK CAVE, SALLY TIMMS Sold out. Thu 3/22 and Fri 3/23, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

LLOYD COLE & THE NEGATIVES, JILL SOBULE Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

TOM CONWAY & JOE WADZ Free in-store performance. Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

CRESTA VERDE STRING QUARTET performs classic rock songs; benefit for the Unitarian Church of Evanston Choir's 2002 London Tour. Sun 3/18, 3:30 PM, Unitarian Church of Evanston, 1330 Ridge, Evanston. 847-869-1445.

DJ GREGOR MORTIS Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Charybdis Multi-Arts Complex, 4423 N. Milwaukee. 773-427-9970.

DJs AM/PM & MARYJANE spin at an after-show party for a screening of Girlyshow. Sat 3/23, 11 PM, Women in the Director's Chair, 941 W. Lawrence. 773-907-0610.

FOREVER GREEN XXVI Benefit concert hosted by the Young Irish Fellowship Club of Chicago with Prodigals, Fenians, Brigid's Cross, and Chicago Rovers. Fri 3/16, 6 PM, Grand Ballroom, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-902-1943.

FUNKADESI, DJ REKHA, TS SOUNDZ Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

FUSION Free in-store performance. Sat 3/24, 5:30 PM, Record Emporium, 3346 N. Paulina. 773-248-1821.

GIDGETS GA-GA Free in-store performance. Sat 3/17, 5:30 PM, Record Emporium, 3346 N. Paulina. 773-248-1821.

JOY HARJO & POETIC JUSTICE performs with writer Elise Paschen as part of the "Musicality of Poetry" series. Tue 3/20, 7:30 PM, Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division. 773-227-6117 or 773-227-6123.

TIM HORT Free in-store performance. Sat 3/17, 3:30 PM, Record Emporium, 3346 N. Paulina. 773-248-1821.

KRS-ONE, ARMAND VAN HELDEN, RABBIT IN THE MOON, DJ MONK, CIRRUS, AK 1200 Boogie Tribe and Plantation DJ music event also features Freaky Flow & MC Flipside, Triple Threat DJs, DJ Huggie, DJ Reza, Justin Long, Nosmo, MC Jamalski, Mr. S., Jes One, Paul Anthony & others. Sat 3/17, location to be announced. 773-404-9225 or 773-581-5267.

PATTI LA BELLE Fri 3/16, 7:30 PM, Arie Crown Theater, McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-791-6190 or 312-559-1212.

LEFTOVER SALMON Fri 3/23, 8 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

LUSH BUDGETT Free performance. Thu 3/22, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

MONKEES Sun 3/25, 4 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

MOTUS DJ Mash spins "eclectic," DJ Cheech spins house, DJ JMG spins drum 'n' bass, DJ Chuck Sunshine spins hip-hop, and DJ Kali spins drum 'n' bass. Sun 3/18, 8 PM, Charybdis Multi-Arts Complex, 4423 N. Milwaukee. 773-427-9970.

OPEN MIKE hosted by Rob Anderlik. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 909 N. Elmhurst, Mount Prospect. 847-342-6421. Mon 3/19, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 49 S. Waukegan, Deerfield. 847-559-1999.

OUTKAST, LUDACRIS See Critic's Choice. Fri 3/16 and Sun 3/18, 7:30 PM (Fri 3/16 sold out), Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 312-666-6667 or 312-559-1212.

JIM PETERIK & WORLD STAGE with Don Barnes, Kelly Keagy, Cathy Richardson, Henry Paul, Tom Keifer, Kevin Chalfant, Jeff Boyle, Dave Carl, Marzette Griffith, Anthony Gomes & others. Sat 3/17, 7:30 PM, Norris Theatre, Norris Cultural Arts Center, 1040 Dunham, Saint Charles. 630-584-7200, ext. 10.

SUZANNE PETRI TRIO Fri 3/16, 7 PM, University Club of Chicago, 76 E. Monroe. 773-929-1031.

RIBBON EFFECT and others perform as part of the performance event "Near: 12 Hour Evangeline #3." Sat 3/24, noon-midnight, Lucky Pierre Performance Space, 2003 W. Fulton. 773-334-2398.

RISE AGAINST, SPLIT-HABIT, ALL ELSE FAILS, LAST MAN OUT, 504 PLAN Fri 3/16, 6:30 PM, Knights of Columbus Hall, 15 N. Hickory, Arlington Heights. 847-718-0527.

SECOND HAND POETS Free performance. Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 31 Town Square, Wheaton. 630-690-2746.

MICHAEL STRENING JR. Fri 3/23, 8:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

MARK TOWNSEND, CRUMAR PACO PATTERSON & JIMMY TILLMAN perform the music of Nat King Cole. Saturdays, 3 PM, and Sundays, 7:30 PM, Black Ensemble Theater, 4520 N. Beacon. 773-528-2428.

BOBBY VINTON Tue 3/20 through Thu 3/22, 2 PM, Fri 3/23, 2 and 8:30 PM, Sat 3/24, 2 and 6 PM, and Sun 3/25, 3:30 PM, Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0404.

PHILLIP VIRUS spins at a screening of his own "Digital Hardcore" videos. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Charybdis Multi-Arts Complex, 4423 N. Milwaukee. 773-427-9970.

CAROLYN WEHNER in a free concert. Wed 3/21, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State, 312-362-6700.

Rock, Pop, etc.

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Fri 3/16, 9 PM, Verbow, Amy Rigby, Miga. Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Rebecca's Statue, Jennifer Peterson Band, Tristen. Sat 3/24, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms, Riptones, 34 Satellite. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Ed Vantage spins in the loft. 773-348-5100.

ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays after 9 PM. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: DJs spin dance music Wednesdays through Fridays after 5 PM and Saturdays after 9 PM. 847-397-3100.

AQUA 201 N. Green: DJs spin after 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays. 312-942-9999.

ARBOR VITAE 111 W. Jackson, Naperville: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, Jay Mathes Mkrtschjan. Sat 3/17, Bill Ward. Fri 3/23, Rich Matz. Sat 3/24, Celestial Static. 630-778-9090.

ARTFUL DODGER 1734 W. Wabansia: Wednesdays through Saturdays and Mondays, DJs spin music for dancing after 9 PM. 773-227-6859.

AURA 640 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 3/16, Paul Gressive & Justin Corbett, DJ Andre Solaris. Saturdays, DJs Gil Burns & Jeff Moyer. Wednesdays, DJ Jeff Moyer (no cover). Thursdays, DJs Laura B & Jen Jameson. Fri 3/23, DJ Chris Walsh. 312-266-2114.

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: Fridays, DJs spin funk, soul, and disco. Saturdays, DJs spin funk, soul, and acid jazz. Sundays, open jam. Mondays, Chris Bacchus spins funk. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, Sticky Lupree (no cover). 773-348-3665.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 3/16, Greedy Gretchen, Stu Remley Band, Mos Isley. Sat 3/17, Polkaholiks, John Greenfield's Rock Band, Tinker Band, Gentleman John Battles. Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Shelly Miller, Todd Leiter-Weintraub, Second Hand Poets; 9:30 PM, Maggi, Pierce & EJ. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Wed 3/21, Streamliner, Ralph Jones. Thu 3/22, Mr. Brownshoes, Bizarro. Fri 3/23, New Duncan Imperials, Chance Fancy & the Helldorados, Reagan National Crash Diet. Sat 3/24, Stuntcat, Butterfat Mastermind, Lifeblood. 773-281-4444.

BELLINI'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT & STEAKHOUSE Milwaukee and Rte. 137, Libertyville: Sun 3/25, 7 PM, Cammi. 847-367-8088 or 847-566-4173.

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. Mondays, DJ Boa. Tuesdays, DJ Ralphi Rosario. Thursdays, DJ Michael Serafini. 773-348-4975.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Steve Melvage spins hip-hop, house, and old school. Saturdays, DJ Spin spins hip-hop, house, and old school. Sundays, DJ Dave Britton. Mondays, DJ Slowride spins 80s music. Wednesdays, DJs Mary Jane & AM/PM. Thu 3/22, 11 PM, Rockin' Billy & the Wild Coyotes. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music after 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Buzz Capoozi, Anything but Weasel, Brother Lowdown. Sat 3/17, Dorks, Reagan National Crash Diet, Glory Whores. 773-384-0043.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Saturdays, DJ Nique. Sundays, Uncle Milty, DJ 33 1/3. Mondays, DJ Red Lox spins reggae. Tuesdays, Anacron. Wed 3/21, Kenny Ken & MC Fearless, Bass by the Pound DJs Glyde, Gamewarden, Poolside & Flipside spin drum 'n' bass. 773-235-9100.

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

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

BLACK BEETLE 2532 W. Chicago: DJs spin 10 PM-2 AM Saturdays and Thursdays. Saturdays, DJ Free Associate. Thursdays, DJ Joe Schmoe. 773-384-0701.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Matt Weber. Sat 3/24, Roots Rock Society. 312-226-6666.

BOOKERS BACKYARD 550 S. McClean, Elgin: Music at 9 PM. Sat 3/17, Sister Envy. 847-697-7311.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, the Gruv. Sundays, "Grateful Dead jam night." Tuesdays, Mos Isley. Wednesdays, pro funk jam. Sat 3/24, Sons of the Soil, DJ Joe C. 773-384-8600.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover Fridays. Fri 3/16, Noveto Trio. Sat 3/17, Sonnets. Wednesdays, open jam session. Fri 3/23, Third Degree. Sat 3/24, Timeless. 708-387-0050.

BROTHER JIMMY'S BBQ & BOOZE 2909 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 3/16, O'nit, King's Highway. Sat 3/17, Rebecca's Statue. Fri 3/23, Rico. Sat 3/24, Lightning & Thunder. 773-528-0888.

BUMPERS 312 McHenry, Buffalo Grove: Music at 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Midnight. Fri 3/23, Selective Recall. Sat 3/24, Animation (Rush tribute band). 847-541-2500.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: Fridays, 8 PM, Saturdays, 9:30 PM, and Mondays and Thursdays, 8 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. 312-475-9800.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, Weeds. Sat 3/17, John Geis, Mumbojumbo. Fri 3/23, Mighty Joe. Sat 3/24, Suede & Blue Roy. 847-256-8870.

CACTUS CLUB 1112 N. State: Sundays, 8 PM-2 AM, DJ Captain Kidd. 312-642-5999.

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.

CAFE SIDECAR 801 N. Orleans: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Andre Hatchett & others. Saturdays, DJs spin hip-hop, house, and reggae. Wednesdays, DJ Nikki Woods. 312-202-0502.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: No cover. Sat 3/17, Urban Djin, Red Dust. Sun 3/18, 9 PM, Can-Ky-Ree, Central Falls. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, DJ Hide spins acid jazz. 773-384-2547.

CARY'S LOUNGE 2251 W. Devon: No cover. Mondays, 9 PM, "Musician's Match 2001" open contest with Michael Charles (call 773-685-3548 for more information). Wednesdays, 9 PM, acoustic open jam with Michael Charles. 773-743-5737.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri 3/16, 9 PM, Tony Smith Show. 847-647-8282.

CHAMPS ROCK ROOM 5728 W. 87th, Burbank: Sat 3/17, 9 PM, Infamous, Lungbrush, Godsize, Smoke, Shiver. 708-499-4140.

CHASERS 87 Executive Dr., Aurora: Fri 3/23, 9:30 PM, Red Flag, Faith Assembly. 630-851-6930.

CHICAGO CITY LIMITS 1712 W. Wise, Schaumburg: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Artificial Flavor. Sat 3/17, Mr. Meyers. Fri 3/23, Lisa Rene. Sat 3/24, Major Woody. 847-524-9910.

CHICAGO LOOP 7 W. Streamwood Blvd., Streamwood: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 3/17, Animation (Rush tribute band). Sat 3/24, Kashmir. 630-830-2565.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM Wednesdays through Sundays. Saturdays, DJ Lulu spins pop and Latin music. Sundays, 11 PM, Miss Foozie & Her Floozies, DJ Jeff Berry. Mondays, 10:30 PM, "Disco Bingo" hosted by Daisy Mae. Wednesdays, DJ Lulu spins salsa & merengue. Thursdays, 11 PM, Miss Ketty & Her Latina Review, DJ El Prieto. 773-325-2233.

CIRCUS 901 W. Weed: DJs spin 9 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and 9 PM-5 AM Saturdays; members of the World Famous Flying Wallendas perform circus acts on weekends. Fri 3/16, DJs Uncle Milty & Harry the Blade, DJs Rob Thurman & Mike Pierce. Saturdays, Leddie Garcia. 312-266-1200.

CLUB EDEN 3407 N. Clark: DJs spin 9 PM-3 AM on two floors. 773-327-4646.

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: DJs spin alternative and dance music nightly at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, DJs Dave Roberts & Joe Garza spin Iggy Pop & David Bowie. 773-489-0379.

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. Tuesdays, 7 PM-4 AM, DJs spin salsa and merengue, cumbia, and tango. 312-397-0600.

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

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 3/16, Kolbe. Sat 3/17, Copper Minds. Wednesdays, open mike. Fri 3/23, Voodoo Pilot. Sat 3/24, Pat McCurdy. 773-528-7569.

CRISTAL 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 3/17, Rendevous. Sat 3/24, JP & the Cats. 847-952-8555.

CROBAR THE NIGHTCLUB 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs play dance music Fridays through Sundays and Wednesdays after 10 PM. Fri 3/16, Joshua Ryan, Chris Gin. Saturdays, DJs Teri Bristol & Psycho Bitch. Sundays, DJs Teri Bristol, Earl Pleasure & Michael Serafini. Wednesdays, DJ Chris Gin. Fri 3/23, Anne Savage, Chris Gin. 312-413-7000.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Sat 3/17, 11 PM, Then Again, the Dog & Everything. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam hosted by Sam Cockrell & the Groove. Thursdays, 9 PM, DJ Confusion. Sat 3/24, 11 PM, Wish, Rubber. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21611 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Restaurant with music at 10:30 PM on weekends. Fri 3/16, Then Again. Sat 3/17, Michaelangelo, Glengael. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJ spins dance music. 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. 773-235-5700.

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: Fridays, 8 PM, Spider Saloff; 10:30 PM, Georgia DeFalco. Saturdays, 8 PM, Justin Hayford; 10:30 PM, Greta Clark. Mondays, 8 PM, Lucia Spina & Gary Wendt. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Ester Hana. Thursdays, 8 PM, McKinley Carter. In the Piano Bar: Fridays, 8 PM, George Howe, Daryl Nitz. Saturdays, 8 PM, George Howe, Johnny Rodgers. Sundays, 9 PM, Mark Burnell. Mondays, 9 PM, George Howe. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Gwen Pippen. Thursdays, 9 PM, Andrew Blenderman. 773-278-1830.

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

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin weeknights after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 3/18, DJ Sara spins rock 'n' roll. Mon 3/19, DJ Mark DeRosa & DJs Larry & Joe H. spin punk rock. Tue 3/20, DJs Jason & Craig spin garage rock. Thu 3/22, DJ John Almonte. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 3/16, 9 PM, Stereotypes, TRS-80, DJ Hamster & Bunnyhug, Man Planet. Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Beer Nuts, Deals Gone Bad, the Bomb, Headaches, DJ Matt Nelson. Mon 3/19, 9 PM, Sidekick Kato with Tommy Leather, Rollo Tomasi, Further. Tue 3/20, 9 PM, Idlewild, Brassy, Silt. Wed 3/21, 9 PM, Danger Kitty. Thu 3/22, 9:30 PM, Tracer, Today's My Super Spaceout Day, Mil Mulliganos. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, O'nit, Peking Turtle, Chubby Nothin' & the Bone. Sat 3/24, 10 PM, Ocean Blue, Legendary Jim Ruiz Group, Rosenbergs. 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). Fri 3/16, DJ Charles Little. 312-751-2900.

DREAMS 935 S. State, Lockport: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 3/17, Five Cartoon Gypsy. Sat 3/24, Mr. Blotto. 815-834-0084.

DRINK 702 W. Fulton: Music after 9 PM. Fridays, DJs Justin & Tony. Saturdays, DJs Myke T, Kid Craig & Tony. Thu 3/22, 8 PM, Mesh, Red Flag, Faith Assembly, Endora, Blue Audio. 312-733-7800.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM weeknights. Sat 3/17, 3:45 PM, Zen Celts; 6:45 PM, Cross Rogues; 10:30 PM, Orphans. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 3/23, Cats Under the Stars. Sat 3/24, Verdict. 815-356-9980.

DULCE VIDA CAFE 1338 W. Madison: Fridays, 7 PM-midnight, DJs spin with MCs Neo Nate & Gypsy (open mike starts at 9 PM; no cover). 312-666-1920.

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 3/16, 9 PM, American English (Beatles tribute band), Maggie Speaks; midnight, Sofa Kings. Sat 3/17, 5:30 PM, Orphans; 8:45 PM, Zen Celts; 10:30 PM, the Lash. Mondays, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Tuesdays, 45s. Wednesdays, U.R.B. Thursdays, Quantum Leap. Fri 3/23, Pimps, Trading Brains. Sat 3/24, Mr. Mackie, Drop. Sun 3/25, 8 PM, benefit for Dr. Kinetic with Crazy Diamond, U.R.B., Biff & the Waybacks, and True Gravity. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Dr. Madd Vibe, Isotope 217, Tallulah, Seven Days of Stockhausen (benefit for Free Street youth work programs). Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Kiss-n-Ride, Johnny Letcher, Toe. Sundays, 10:15 PM, Sumo. Mon 3/19, Qualifier. Tue 3/20, 9 PM, None4now, Hammerlane, Dave & the Butchers. Wed 3/21, 9:15 PM, Leroy Fix, Plad. Thu 3/22, 9 PM, Perv54, Soulfix, Zen Darlings. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, Left Setter, Million Yen, Spinshine. Sat 3/24, 7 PM, Gayle Ritt; 10 PM, Stray Toasters, Mike Heaton, Kerri Grant. 773-549-5549.

EMERALD ISLE 6686 N. Northwest Highway: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Crystal Eye. Fri 3/23, Magnaphonic, Ripleys. Sat 3/24, Artificial Flavor. 773-775-2848.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Fri 3/16, 9 PM, benefit for Ladyfest Midwest Chicago with Puta-Pons (see Spot Check), Hamicks, Forcefield UK, Tuffetts. Sat 3/17, 6 PM, Tuesdays Are Green, Dragstrip Syndicate, Amazing Kilowatts; 11 PM, Emperor Penguin, Sixto. Sun 3/18, Loraxx, Runner, Ghostcar. Mon 3/19, 9:30 PM, Shiny Ghosts, 41 Rivers, Tundra Effect. Tue 3/20, 9 PM, Jerry Lee Phantom, Love Psychedelico, Bleach, Heart Bazaar. Thu 3/22, Mice Parade (see Spot Check), Baldwin Brothers, Pulseprogramming. Fri 3/23, Black Halos, Tuuli, Bobby Stratosphere & Bloodclub. Sat 3/24, OOIOO, Bride of No-No, V for Vendetta. Sun 3/25, 8 PM, Ruins, Pak, Cheer-Accident, Flying Luttenbachers. 773-276-3600.

ENCORE 171 W. Randolph: DJs spin 7-11 PM Fridays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays and 9 PM-2 AM Wednesdays. Wednesdays, "Therapy" DJs spin. 312-338-3788.

ESPRESSO BREWERY II 958 Elk Grove Town Center, Elk Grove Village: Music at 8 PM. Fri 3/16, Randy Amundsen. 847-718-9272.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 5 PM-4 AM Sundays through Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Gil Burns. Saturdays, DJ Laura B. Thursdays, DJ Juan Carlos. 312-266-1944.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin music from 8 PM-4 AM nightly, 8 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 773-395-2700.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, Shortcuts. Sat 3/17, Victoria & the Character Defect. Wed 3/21, G'Tarman Dave. Thu 3/22, Deja Vu. Fri 3/23, Kato the Houseboy. Sat 3/24, Rendevous. 847-593-2200.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Fantasy Lounge House Band. Sundays, 7-11 PM, open mike. 773-685-8083.

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

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Flying Luttenbachers, Wolf Eyes (see Spot Check), Metalux, Kevin Drumm. Sat 3/17, 5 PM, E-Town Concrete, Sworn Enemy, Arma Angeles, Problem Solver Revolver, Stifle. Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Koufax, Atari Star, Knuckleduster, God's Reflex. Mon 3/19, 6 PM, Dying Fetus, Gorguts, Skinless, Berzerker. Tue 3/20, 6 PM, Split-Habit, Sweater Girl, News at Nine. Wed 3/21, 6 PM, Trepan Nation, Burn Elgin, Kicked in the Head, Random Task, Canadian Riffle. Thu 3/22, 6 PM, Tsunami Bomb, Counterfit, Nobs, Brokedowns, 2nd Class. Fri 3/23, 7 PM, Pistolero, Arrivals, Gels, Don't Look Down. Sat 3/24, 5 PM, Ann Beretta, Biscayne, Thrice, Emanuel Nice; 9 PM, Nymb, Tiara, Houston, Sau. Sun 3/25, 7 PM, Frontside, Over & Over, He Who Corrupts, Strength in Numbers. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 3/16, 10 PM, Iguanas, Scotty & the Ligonaires. Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Iguanas. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, Paul Cebar & the Milwaukeeans. 708-788-2118.

FIZZ BAR & GRILL 3220 N. Lincoln: Music after 10 PM. Mondays, open mike. Tuesdays, Steve Z. sings the songs of Frank Sinatra. 773-348-6000.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Slugs. Sat 3/17, Love Dogs. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 3/23, Harmony Riley. 630-416-4898.

FRENZY BREW HOUSE & EATERY Seven Bridges, Rte. 53 and Purchase Dr., Woodridge: Music at 9 PM Wednesdays through Saturdays; no cover. Wed 3/21, Tuneage. Thu 3/22, Bedrock Brothers. 630-964-5000.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, DJ EKG. Wed 3/21, 10 PM, America's #1 Sweetheart (no cover). 773-248-3330.

FUSE 738 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. 312-932-0202.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Fri 3/16, Nancy Connelly & Garrett Lane. Sat 3/17, So Scared, Full Neck Throttle, Viva Section, Corned Beef & Cabbage. Fri 3/23, Genral Patton. Sat 3/24, Soul of the Earth. 773-489-5471.

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

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

GIORGIO'S BANQUETS 276 E. Irving Park, Wood Dale: Sundays, 10 AM-3 PM, members of Stage Right Dinner Theatre perform show tunes. 630-766-4626.

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: DJs spin Fridays and Saturdays after 9 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, Venus Envy. 773-871-4210.

GLADHOUND'S PUB & EATERY 1600 Oakton, Elk Grove: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Sat 3/17, Midnight. Sat 3/24, Deloreans. 847-981-1670.

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

GOOD TIMES PUB 675 W. North, Elmhurst: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Kashmir. Sat 3/17, Lisa Rene. Fri 3/23, Everyman. Sat 3/24, Slip Mickey. 630-833-3534.

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

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 3/16, Salthill Mines. Sat 3/17, Anish, Mauds Gonne. Thu 3/22, Team Rockit, Epicycle. Fri 3/23, Braam. Sat 3/24, Audio ID, Licwid, Vierry Peel. 773-472-5139.

HANGGE UPPE 14 W. Elm: DJ Winter Wolski spins nightly until 4 AM. 312-337-0561.

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: All-ages shows; no cover. Sat 3/17, 11 PM, Michael McDermott with Fitz & the Celts. 312-943-2252.

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

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Sat 3/17, 10:30 PM, Ethan Sellers, Justin Planasch, Vernal Pool, Mark Sheehy. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, Dahui. Sat 3/24, 10:30 PM, Evidence, Jeff Grossberg, Stroller. 773-465-8005.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 3/16, 9:30 PM, Orso (see Spot Check), Sinister Luck Ensemble, Deanna Varagona. Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Scrawl (see Spot Check), Pistol Whipped. Mon 3/19, 9:30 PM, Leroy Bach & Edward Burch (no cover). Wed 3/21, 8 PM, benefit for Nuclear Energy Information Service with Jon Langford and John Rice. Thu 3/22, 9:30 PM, Red Meat (see Spot Check), Kelly Kessler & the Wichita Shut-ins. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, "Blonde Exodus Cabaret" with Chris Connelly & the Bells, David Singer. Sat 3/24, 10 PM, DJs spin psychedelic rock at a zine release party for Galactic Zoo Dossier. 773-227-4433.

HI-TOPS 3551 N. Sheffield: Music after 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Mario (no cover). Saturdays and Thursdays, DJ Michael T. 773-348-0009.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM. Sat 3/17, Lightning & Thunder. Fri 3/23, Johnny Socko. Sat 3/24, Weed Street Band, Red Team. 773-929-0944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Music at 9 PM. Sat 3/17, Karl Watson & the New Dynamics with Ms. Calypso Rose, DJ Myke Wade. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 3/16, midnight, DJ David Chavez. Tue 3/20, 8 PM, Celina Ramsauer. Sun 3/25, 7 PM, Hot Domingos with poet David Hernandez. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Van Zant (see Spot Check), Mother Root. Sat 3/17, Drovers, Ophur. Mon 3/19, 9 PM, Commitments, Kameron Fry. Tue 3/20 through Sat 3/24, Duran Duran. Sun 3/25, 7 PM, SR-71, Dexter Freebish, Diffuser. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar 9 PM-1 AM. Sat 3/17, Big Beat Embassy. 312-245-0333.

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

IVAN'S 3358 N. Ashland: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays through Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. 773-525-2140.

J.D. BATTS 12237 Western, Blue Island: Fri 3/16, 9:30 PM, Back in Stride. 708-389-7810.

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 after 10 PM. Fri 3/16, Dave & Rae. Sat 3/17, Quantum Leap. Sun 3/18, Cee Knowledge & the Cosmic Funk Orchestra. Thu 3/22, 9:30 PM, Durty Lounge Lizards. Fri 3/23, John Eddie Band. Sat 3/24, Common Ground, Afrodisiacs. 312-337-3486.

JOHNNY O'HAGAN'S 3374 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Dalrida. Sat 3/17, Tommy Mac. Fri 3/23, Gareth Woods. Sat 3/24, Evonnie & the Loc. 773-248-3600.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: DJs spin after 10 PM Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays, 8 PM, Dan Darrah. 773-477-3330.

JUB JUB CLUB 2447 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM. 773-665-7557.

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 Flipside. Saturdays, DJ Speed. Thursdays, DJs Mike Steele, Vince Lawrence & Mike James spin dance music, deep house, and hip-hop (no cover). 773-528-3400.

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Matthew Moon Band. Sat 3/17, Hoochie Suit. Thursdays, Arthur Lee. Fri 3/23, Underwater People. Sat 3/24, Naked Voodoo. 773-975-0505.

LEG ROOM 7 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Sundays after 8 PM. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Sam Post (no cover). 312-337-2583.

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. 773-665-1110.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Pedal Steel Transmission. Thursdays, Cedarcase. Fri 3/23, Sons of the Soil. 773-525-2422.

LIMERICK PUBLIC HOUSE 13404 S. Old Western, Blue Island: Music at 9 PM. Mondays, open mike hosted by Bobby Dunne. Thursdays, open mike hosted by Back in Stride. 708-388-6755.

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

LINDA & LAWRENCE'S 1044 W. 51st: DJs spin club music Saturday nights. 773-373-1260.

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 3/16, Big Hello, Shakes. Sat 3/17, Seers Poncho. Sun 3/18, Calico Cats, Jimbo Delta. Wed 3/21, 9 PM, Bad Dog, Kick the Cat. Thu 3/22, Sonic Voodoo Night, Jeff Freling (no cover). Fri 3/23, Frizzy Lid. Sat 3/24, Ethyline. 773-871-3757.

MAD BAR 1640 N. Damen: DJs spin nightly after 9 PM Fridays, 10:30 PM Saturdays, and 10 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fridays, DJ Mark Grant with percussionist Louie Roman, DJ Jevon Jackson. Sat 3/17, Miss Honey Dijon, DJs Mel Hammond & Dayhota. Sundays, Peven Everett with Seance Divine, DJs Brian G & Frique. Mondays, 7 PM, spoken word with Mental Graffiti; 10 PM, DJs Derrick Carter, Diz & Matty. Tuesdays, DJs J Reed, Striz, DCD & Shaka 23 spin trip-hop, downtempo, and deep house. Wednesdays, DJ Jesse de la Peña. Thursdays, DJs Ron Carroll & Mazi spin house. Sat 3/24, Swann & John "BiD" Simmons, DJs Mel Hammond & Dayhota. 773-227-2277.

MANHOLE 3458 N. Halsted: DJs spin nightly after midnight. Fridays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, DJ Jim Lewis. Saturdays, DJ Jim Lewis with Tom McBride & Chris Eterno. Sundays and Mondays, DJ Laura B. Thursdays, DJ Freddy Bain. 773-975-9244.

MARRIOTT HOTEL 540 N. Michigan: Fridays and Saturdays, 5 and 10 PM, Sundays through Tuesdays, 5 and 9:15 PM, and Thursdays, 9:15 PM, pianist George Goetschel. 312-836-0100.

MARS 2112 Woodfield Shopping Center, Golf Road & Rte. 53, Schaumburg: Thursdays, 9 PM, DJ Johnny B. 847-885-2112.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 3/16, 10 PM, Anish, Youngblood Brass Band, Danglers (see Spot Check). Sat 3/17, 10:30 PM, Robbie Fulks. Tue 3/20, 9:30 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze. Wed 3/21, MVP, Hundo. Thu 3/22, 9:30 PM, Family Haircut, Marigold, Engine Kleinfelter. Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Eliza Carthy, Kevin So. Sat 3/24, Umphrey's McGee. Sun 3/25, 8:30 PM, Oregon. 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.

McNALLY'S IRISH PUB 122 S. York, Elmhurst: Sat 3/24, Cirrus Falcon. 630-941-7100.

McNALLY'S IRISH PUB 201 E. Main, Saint Charles: Music at 9 PM. Sat 3/17, Rick & Rob. Wed 3/21, Cirrus Falcon. 630-513-6300.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 3/16, 7 PM, Tahiti 80, Promise Ring, Ultimate Fakebook; 11:30 PM, Masterminds (see Critic's Choice), Edo G., Aceyalone (see Critic's Choice), and Rasco with opening acts Family Tree, Tone B. Nimble, and Gregg D. Sat 3/17, 5:30 PM, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Pegboy, Tossers, Teen Idols (sold out). Sun 3/18, 5:30 PM, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Mustard Plug, Slackers (see Critic's Choice), Lucky Boys Confusion. Tue 3/20, 11 PM, DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Wed 3/21, 7 PM, Lagwagon, Vandals, Ataris (sold out). Thu 3/22, 8 PM, Third Waltz benefit for Neon Street teen shelter with Nicholas Tremulis Band, Billy Corgan, Marianne Faithfull, Jeff Tweedy, Gary Louris, Alejandro Escovedo, Bun E. Carlos, David Amran, Sonia Dada, Liz Carroll, Howard Levy, Jon Langford, and Steve & Liam (sold out). Fri 3/23, 7 PM, Donnas, Bratmobile, Mooney Suzuki. Sat 3/24, 10 PM, Mogwai, Parlour, Aurore Rien. Sun 3/25, 6:30 PM, Lungbrush, Gravelbone, Pivot Man, Bunkerhill. 773-549-0203.

MIKE & DENISE'S 1760 N. Farnsworth, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, 1160. Fri 3/23, Spoke Norton. 630-820-7447.

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

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

MORSELAND MUSIC ROOM 1218 W. Morse: Bar and restaurant; music at 10 PM. Fri 3/16, Kneel Drill, Rat Bastards, Tres Denadas. Sat 3/17, Liver Olympics, Redneck Exorcist, Drag Strip Syndicate, Naked & Shameless. Sundays, DJs Heede, Warp, and Voodoo spin world beat, acid jazz, Afrofunk, dancehall, and dub. Mon 3/19, Hillbilly Hoedown, Wingnuts. Tuesdays, "Triptych" open mike hosted by Kea Lynn. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open turntables; midnight, DJs Dr. Deege Gnosis & Melvin X. Thu 3/22, Tractor Boy, American Dream, Volta Do Mar. Fri 3/23, Nosmo, Pointy Teeth. Sat 3/24, Quasar Wut-Wut, Silo the Husky, New Machines. Sun 3/25, Multivitamins, Double Shot, Parallel Across, Bush Low. 773-764-6401.

NANA'S CAFE 7 W. Kinzie: Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM, Gigolo Johnny. 312-527-0300.

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.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Music at 9 PM. Mondays, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-743-3355.

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

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Fri 3/16, 11 PM, Kid Million, Wes Hollywood Show, Turnerjoy; DJ Chatman spins late. Sat 3/17, 11 PM, Menthol, the Help, Sons of Jor-el; DJ Stallion Luv spins late. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Mon 3/19, Soul 360. Tuesdays, DJs Shon Dervis & Evan Coleman. Thursdays, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, Ulu, the Gruv. Sat 3/24, 11 PM, Gertrude, Lemon, Telstar. 773-489-0011.

OLD TINLEY PUB & EATERY 17020 S. Oak Park, Tinley Park: Sat 3/24, 9:30 PM, Back in Stride. 708-422-8017 or 708-532-4409.

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

PALM COURT Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30-5 PM, harpist Dawn Punches. Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 7:30-11 PM, pianist Chad Willetts. 312-787-2200.

LE PASSAGE RESTAURANT & YOW BAR 1 Oak Place: DJs spin after 10 PM Wednesdays through Saturdays. In Yow Bar: Fridays, DJ Mood. Saturdays, Joe Phillips. Wednesdays, Ben Greene. In Le Passage: Fridays, DJ Jesse de la Peña. Saturdays, Oscar McMillan. Wednesday, Maurice Joshua. Thursdays, DJs Jevon Jackson & Kenny Carvajal. 312-255-0022.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, American Draft, Sidekick Kato. Sat 3/17, Violet Time, Platonics, Van Gogh. Sun 3/18, Eddie Dixon & Grapeshot. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, open mike hosted by Secret Vitamin Shag. Wed 3/21, Waste. Thu 3/22, Tetrafry. Fri 3/23, Stockboy, American Daydream. Sat 3/24, Bible of the Devil, Blood Cow. Sun 3/25, Stalemate. 773-486-9862.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Music after 10 PM. Sundays, Tom Waits night with the Man With the Drunk Piano. Mondays, Soul Foundation DJs with Bjaxx & Traxx. Wednesdays, Garden Foundation DJs with Alo, C-Side, I-Ron, Pete Pong, W01 & others. 773-252-7767.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Wednesdays, Peking Turtle. Thu 3/22, Suede & Blue Roy. 847-266-1313.

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 on two floors. Mondays, open turntables. 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, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-743-3355.

REDHEAD PIANO BAR 16 W. Ontario: Music 8:30 PM-2:30 AM Fridays and Sundays through Thursdays and 8 PM-4 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Gene Garcia. Saturdays, 8 PM, Kenny Phelps; 1 AM, John Zamojcin. Sundays, John Zamojcin. Mondays and Thursdays, Tom Linsk & Lisa McCloury. Tuesdays, John Zamojcin. Wednesdays, Kenny Phelps. 312-640-1000.

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fri 3/16, DJ Frique, Paul Johnson, Devo, Christopher Robin. Sat 3/17, Adam Beyer, Christian Smith, Walsh & Sommer, Frique & Majid. Thu 3/22, Danny Rampling. Sat 3/24, Dave Ralph. 312-733-6699.

RIVE GAUCHE 306 N. Halsted: DJs Meza & Xavier Temple spin "high energy dance music" 10 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays and 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. 312-738-9971.

RIVER SHANNON 425 W. Armitage: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Louis & Scharpf. 312-944-5087.

ROADHOUSE 1653 N. Wells: Music after 10 PM; DJs spin dance music Fridays, Saturdays, and Tuesdays; live bands on Wednesdays. 312-440-0535.

ROSARIO'S RESTAURANT 5956 W. Higgins: Music after 7 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Ronnie Ross. 773-775-7525.

SAUCE 1750 N. Clark: Restaurant. Thursdays, 10 PM, Sam Post. 312-932-1750.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 3/16, 10 PM, Homunculus, Sultans. Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Agents of Good Roots, Ominous Seapods. Wed 3/21, 9 PM, Creeper Lagoon, Long Division, Kid Million. Thu 3/22, 9 PM, Hopewell, Plastics Hi-Fi, Bigger Lovers. Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Retsin, His Name Is Alive; 10:30 PM, Box-o-car, Spymob, Jonny Polonsky. 773-525-2508.

SEASON TICKETS 50 N. Barrington, Streamwood: Music at 10 PM. Sat 3/17, Wave. Sat 3/24, Mr. Meyers. 630-372-2900.

SHE*NANNIGANS HOUSE OF BEER 16 W. Division: Fri 3/16, 4 PM, live broadcast from WXRT with music by the Go-Go's, Verbow & others. Sat 3/17, 2 PM, Aftergrace. 312-664-6656.

SINIBAR 1540 N. Milwaukee: DJs spin 7 PM-2 AM, 9 PM-2 AM Mondays. Fridays, DJ Shon Dervis. Saturdays, guest DJs spin. Mondays, DJ Microphone Bill spins reggae. Tuesdays, Dave Britton. Wednesdays, Tone B. Nimble. Thursdays, DJs Dave Britton & Bjak. 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 and Sundays, DJ Tone B. Nimble spins hip-hop, disco, and soul. Saturdays and Tuesdays, DJ Darrell Woodson spins house. Wednesdays, DJs Shon Dervis & Steve Bravo spin down tempo, hip-hop, and soul. Thursdays, Beat Parlor DJs spin. 312-932-0006.

SLUGGERS 11 Orland Square Mall, Orland Park: Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Foam Rubber, Nowhere Men. 708-403-1688.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 3/16, Darrell Woodson, Oscar McMillan. Sat 3/17, Miles Maeda & the Traveling Love Show, Matty. Sundays, DJs Aleks, Chris & Joanna. Mondays, DJs LSE, Chris Widman, Warp & Anacron. Wednesdays, DJ Rekliner & DJ Brendan spin British punk, new wave, rockabilly & ska. Fri 3/23, Darrell Woodson, Kenny Carvajal. Sat 3/24, Dave Brock, E.T. 773-549-4140.

SMILER COOGANS 5637 W. Grand: Music at 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Smoke, Curmudgeon. Sat 3/17, 9-mm, Wake Up Call, Demonk. Thu 3/22, Amen, Shadows Fall, Professional Murder Music, God Forbid. Fri 3/23, Joe Stump, Lightning Moon. Sat 3/24, Impaler, Seventh Calling. 773-889-0601.

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 and Tuesdays, VJ Whon. Mondays, "Revival" with VJ Tyrone (no cover). 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: Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Evergreen Terrace, Lance & the BoBoys. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, First Grade Crush, Johnny Underdog, Shuttlecocks. Sun 3/18, 4 PM, Twinstar Plasma. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by John Rickles (no cover). Fri 3/23, 7 PM, Craig's Brother, Culligan, Evaluation. Sat 3/24, 7 PM, Tom Daily, Sig Transit Gloria, Seventies Summer League. Sun 3/25, 4 PM, Destination Earth, Bradley Report, Reverb Injection. 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.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Music in the upstairs Cabaret Room; DJs spin nightly in the Lounge. In the Cabaret Room: Fri 3/16, 10 PM, Casolando, Kimi Hayes. Sat 3/17, 10 PM, open mike MC competition hosted by Rec Center. Fri 3/23, 10 PM, Joe Armstrong, Blue Marvin. Sat 3/24, 10 PM, Pro & Con, D'z Nutz, Rugged Science. In the Lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Verb spins Motown, old school, and funk. Sundays, DJs Maryjane & AM/PM spin hip-hop. Mondays, open mike with Jennifer Peterson. Tuesdays, "606" hip-hop open mike with DJs Artek, Norm, Maryjane & Verb. Wednesdays, DJ Lf8tr spins techno & electronic music. 773-278-6600.

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

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

THE U!N! CLUB 3548 N. River Rd., Franklin Park: DJs and live music after 9 PM; no cover. Fridays, DJ Jimmy B. spins music from the 50s to the present. Saturdays, DJ Wild Bill spins dance music. Sundays, DJs Seba & Erik K. spin Polish progressive music. Tuesdays, Dr. Hortex spins Euro dance music. Wednesdays, DJ Wild Bill spins old school. Thursdays, DJ Frankie Perez, salsa & merengue dance lessons with Manny Lopez. 847-233-9091.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Music at 8 PM. Fri 3/16, Antje, One Big Soul. Sat 3/17, Andrew Kerr, Chris Smith & Joseph Keller. Mon 3/19, open mike. Wed 3/21, C.H.A.T. music showcase. Fri 3/23, Jeff Maharry, Donna Frost. Sat 3/24, Mike & Amy Finders, David Culiner. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Pound Seven, Wod. Sat 3/17, Spies Who Surf. Sundays, DJs Nole & Mungo spin old school R&B and funk. Fri 3/23, Little Man, Knife of Simpson. Sat 3/24, Jesters. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Sundays, 8-10 PM, Dan Roughan; 10 PM-1 AM, Heather Horton Band; 1-4 AM, Pete Special. 312-266-7761.

U.S. BEER CO. 1801 N. Clybourn: Music at 10 PM. Sundays, DJ Black Russian spins drum 'n' bass. 773-871-7799.

VAUGHAN'S PUB 2917 N. Sheffield: Tuesdays, 10 PM, open jam with Anthony & Tony C. 773-281-8188.

VIOLET 3423 N. Southport: Restaurant and bar. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Stockboy. 773-528-2220.

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

VOODOO NIGHTCLUB 601 Mall, Schaumburg: DJs spin "high energy dance music" after 7 PM Wednesdays through Fridays and after 9 PM Saturdays. 847-969-1602.

VOYEUR 151 W. Ohio: Sundays, 10 PM-4 AM, "Soul Casa" with DJs Paul Johnson, Glenn Underground, Vic Lavendar; in the VIP Room, DJs Subzero, Phonic Bombers, Delphi, Justin Reed. Wednesdays, 10 PM, Bandoleros. 312-832-1717.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Eleventh Hour. Sat 3/17, Dysfunktion. Fri 3/23, 4 Cast. 630-264-2739.

WATERLOO TAVERN 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Thursdays, Chia Band. Fri 3/23, Seven Day Run, Milkbaby. Sat 3/24, Oil Can Boyd. 773-929-1300.

WATUSI 1540 W. North: Restaurant. Fridays, 10:30 PM-2 AM, Mediterraneo DJs spin music from the Middle East and Europe (no cover). 773-862-1540.

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, Mickey Brothers. Saturdays, open stage. Fri 3/23, National Wrecking. 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 GOOSE 4265 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Sat 3/24, Nobodys. 773-281-7112.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Melaku, Third Coast. Sat 3/17, Gizzae, Roots Vibration. Sun 3/18, reggae jam with Gizzae. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wed 3/21, Indika, Ras Kelly. Thu 3/22, Battle of the Bands. Fri 3/23, Baaro. Sat 3/24, S.W.A.M.P., Carl Brown. Sun 3/25, S.W.A.M.P. 773-327-4273.

WILLOW COFFEE & TEA 1100 W. Thorndale: Music at 7:30 PM. Sundays, open mike. Thursdays, "Grinder" gay/lesbian music & poetry series hosted by Scott Free (3/22 with Science Park & Gregg Shapiro). 773-907-3500.

WOODEN NICKEL 327 Waukegan, Highwood: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Oucho Sparks. Sat 3/17, Salt, Silver. Wed 3/21, Arthur Lee & the Cats. Thu 3/22, Cornmeal. Fri 3/23, Flow. Sat 3/24, the Gruv. 847-432-6430.

WRIGHTWOOD TAP 1059 W. Wrightwood: Live music on Thursdays after 9 PM. 773-549-4949.

YVETTE 1206 N. State: Restaurant with music nightly after 8 PM. 312-280-1700.

ZEBRA LOUNGE 1220 N. State: Piano bar with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fridays and Saturdays, Tom Oman. Sundays, open jam session with Gary Filip & friends. Mondays, pianist Ruth Allen. Tuesdays, pianist Gary Filip. Wednesdays and Thursdays, Tom Oman. 312-642-5140.

ZELLA 1983 N. Clybourn: Thursdays, 8 PM, Big Al Estrada sings music of Frank Sinatra. 773-549-2910.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs Justin Long & Sonic Boom spin uptempo house, tech house, and tracks; DJ Sativa spins downtempo, hip-hop, and dancehall. Saturdays, DJ Sean Kozak & the Lower Sessions, DJ Jason Christopher, percussionist Miro. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

A TOUCH O' GREEN Benefit for Mercy Home for Boys and Girls with Shannon Rovers, Drovers, Narrowbacks, Dyed in the Wool & others. Sat 3/17, following the Saint Patrick's Day parade, fourth floor ballrooms, Chicago Hilton & Towers, 720 S. Michigan. 312-738-6361.

RORY BLOCK See Critic's Choice. Fri 3/16, 7:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

RICHARD BUCKNER, CALIFONE Sat 3/17, 7 and 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

CURTIS & LORETTA, CINDY CHASE Benefit for Maple Street Chapel Preservation Committee. Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Maple Street Chapel, Maple and Main, Lombard. 630-629-2630.

DOOLEYS perform at a Saint Patrick's Day party. Sat 3/17, 1 PM, Normandy Lounge, Chicago Hilton and Towers, 720 S. Michigan. 312-922-4400.

FOREVER GREEN XXVI Benefit concert hosted by the Young Irish Fellowship Club of Chicago with Prodigals, Fenians, Brigid's Cross, Chicago Rovers. Fri 3/16, 6 PM, Grand Ballroom, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-902-1943.

PAUL GEREMIA Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Lake Street Church, 607 W. Lake, Evanston. 847-475-6165.

MARTIN HAYES & DENNIS CAHILL, LIAM O'FLYNN & THE PIPER'S CALL BAND Sat 3/24, 7:30 and 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

HESPERUS WITH BONNIE RIDEOUT Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Mainstage, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

ON THE MAINLINE Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Thomas Ford Memorial Library, 800 Chestnut, Western Springs. 708-246-0520.

PASSEN & CONWAY Free performances. Fri 3/16, noon, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750. Sat 3/17, 2 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2817 N. Clark. 773-935-3909.

RHUBARB Free in-store performance. Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

MARTIN SIMPSON, KRAIG KENNING Benefit for Literacy Volunteers of America. Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Shannon Hall, Eastside Community Center, 14 N. Van Buren, Batavia. 630-761-8298.

STONERING Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Paramount Arts Centre, 23 E. Galena, Aurora. 630-896-6666 or 312-559-1212.

AARON TIPPIN Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

KEN WALDMAN Fiddler. Sat 3/24, 8 PM, David Adler Cultural Center, 1700 N. Milwaukee, Libertyville. 847-367-0707.

SARAH WILFONG & ISAAC ALDERSON Free concert. Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe. 847-835-5440.

folk & country

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Fri 3/16, Mulligan Stew. Sat 3/17, 1 PM-1 AM, Saint Patrick's Day party with Morrisseys, Mulligan Stew, Padraig Durkin, Fitz & the Celts with Michael McDermott, Bohola & others. Sun 3/18, 8 PM, Equation, John Daly & friends. Mondays, 8 PM, Chicago Barn Dance Company. Tuesdays, 8 PM, open stage. Wed 3/21, 8 PM, Cornmeal. Thu 3/22, 9 PM, Bridgeburners, Midnight Larry. 773-478-4408.

BLACKHAWK LODGE 41 E. Superior: Sundays, 11 AM-2 PM, bluegrass music with the Bashful Brothers during brunch. 312-280-4080.

CADILLAC RANCH 1175 W. Lake, Bartlett: Country music at 6 PM Sundays and 7 PM Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays. 630-830-7200.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Sat 3/17, Urban Djin, Red Dust. Sun 3/18, 9 PM, Can-Ky-Ree, Central Falls. Sat 3/24, Kelly Hogan, Lonestar State. Sun 3/25, Can-Ky-Ree. 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.

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 after 10 PM. Sundays, 4-7 PM, and Tuesdays, 8-11 PM, traditional Irish session. 773-583-3066.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 3/23, 11 PM, Terri Clark. 773-327-1662.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin weeknights after 9 PM; no cover. Wed 3/21, DJ Lawrence Peters spins country music. 773-472-2771.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Sat 3/17, noon, Molly & the Tinker; 3 PM, Trinity Irish Dancers; 3:45 PM, Zen Celts; 6:45 PM, Cross Rogues; 10:30 PM, Orphans. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Fri 3/16, noon and 5 PM, Whitey O'Day (no cover). Sat 3/17, noon, Cross Rogues, Chris Farrell; 1 PM, Trinity Irish Dancers; 1:50 PM, Cross Rogues; 3 PM, Small Potatoes; 6:30 PM, Molly & the Tinker. Sun 3/18, noon, Academy of Irish Music Youth Ensemble; 2 PM, Trinity Irish Dancers; 2:50 and 4 PM, Academy of Irish Music Youth Ensemble. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, 10 PM, Whitey O'Day. 847-358-9150.

EMERALD ISLE 6686 N. Northwest Highway: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 3/17, Dave Dunn. 773-775-2848.

FADO IRISH PUB 100 W. Grand: Sat 3/17, 8 AM, Declan & Siobhan. 312-836-0066.

FAST EDDIE McATEER IRISH PUB 5943 N. Northwest Highway: Sundays, 8 PM, North & South. 773-763-0095.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 3/16, Murphy's Law. Sun 3/18, 2 PM, Padraig Durkin. Fri 3/23, Clan na gael. Sat 3/24, David Dunne & Blackwater. 773-282-7035.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Switchback. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Dooleys. Tue 3/20, 8 PM, open stage. 708-788-2118.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 3/16, Kathy Cowan & Joseph Sobol. 630-393-1247.

FOX'S IRISH OAK LAWN PUB 9240 S. Cicero, Oak Lawn: Sat 3/17, noon, Three Men in Kilts. 708-499-2233.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Fri 3/16, Nancy Connelly & Garrett Lane. Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Fred. 773-489-5471.

GALWAY BAY PUB 500 W. Diversey: Thursdays, 9 PM-midnight, Irish session hosted by the Galway Ramblers. 773-348-3750.

HACKNEY'S 1514 E. Lake, Glenview: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16, Sullivan Brothers, Jimmy's Irish Minstrels, Irish Harmonizers, Chicago Celtic Pipe Band. Sat 3/17, noon, Whitey O'Day, Sullivan Brothers, Chicago Celtic Pipe Band; 6 PM, Velvet Green, Jimmy's Irish Minstrels, Irish Harmonizers, Chicago Celtic Pipe Band. Sun 3/18, Chicago Celtic Pipe Band. Wednesdays, Whitey O'Day. 847-724-7171.

HIDDEN SHAMROCK 2723 N. Halsted: Sundays, 3 PM, traditional Irish jam session. Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, Whiskey Hollow Bluegrass Band. 773-883-0304.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Thu 3/22, 9:30 PM, Red Meat (see Spot Check), Kelly Kessler & the Wichita Shut-ins. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Fri 3/16, 10 PM, Chicago Caledonian Bagpipe & Drum Corps. 773-929-0944.

INNER TOWN PUB 1935 W. Thomas: Sundays, 8 PM, songwriter showcase. Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike. 773-235-9795.

IRISH MILL INN 26592 N. Highway 83, Mundelein: No cover. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Whitey O'Day. Thursdays, 8 PM, open stage. 847-566-7044.

IRISH OAK PUB 3511 N. Clark: Wednesdays, 9 PM-midnight, live Irish music. 773-935-6669.

KEEGAN'S PUB 10618 S. Western: Thursdays, 9 PM, live Irish and folk music. 773-233-6829.

KERRY PIPER 7900 Joliet, Hinsdale: Fri 3/16, 9 PM, and Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Three Men in Kilts. 630-325-3732.

KITTY O'SHEA'S Chicago Hilton and Towers, 720 S. Michigan: Fri 3/16, 3 PM, Three Men in Kilts; 3:30 PM, Dooleys. 312-431-6913.

LAKEVIEW LOUNGE 5110 N. Broadway: No cover. Thursdays through Saturdays, 10 PM, Nightwatch. 773-769-0994.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sat 3/17, 7 PM, Bohola. Mon 3/19, 9 PM, Kieran O'Hare (no cover). Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Eliza Carthy, Kevin So. 773-404-9494.

MASTHOUSE 528 E. Calhoun, Woodstock: Private residence. Sat 3/24, 8 PM, Dan Zahn & Chris McNamara with Don Stiernberg & Joe Pesz. 630-830-7487.

McNALLY'S IRISH PUB 122 S. York, Elmhurst: Sat 3/17, Napper Tandy. Thu 3/22, Pat Woods. Fri 3/23, David Dunne & Blackwater. 630-941-7100.

McNALLY'S IRISH PUB 201 E. Main, Saint Charles: Music at 9 PM. Sat 3/24, Lootheads. 630-513-6300.

MORSELAND MUSIC ROOM 1218 W. Morse: Mondays, 10 PM, DJs Travis Cross & Tex spin country & western, honky-tonk & rockabilly. 773-743-5955.

NORTH PARK TAP 313 W. North: Fri 3/16, 9 PM, Baal Tinne. 312-943-5228.

O'BRIEN'S RESTAURANT & BAR 1528 N. Wells: Fri 3/16, in the garden: 12:30 PM, Sheila O'Donnell & Sean; 1:30 PM, Chicago Rovers; 5 PM, the Lash; 9 PM, Robert Cornelius 7; in the bar: 11 AM, Monty & Phyllis; 3 PM, Don McLearly; 7:30 PM, Irish Fiddle; midnight, Chicago Rovers. Sat 3/17, in the garden: 11 AM, Don McLearly; 1:30 PM, Sheila O'Donnell; 6 PM, Mulligan Stew; 9 PM, Chicago Rovers; in the bar: 9:30 AM, Don McLearly; 11:30 AM, Monty & Phyllis; 1:30 PM, Those Funny Little People; 2:30 PM, Dillon-Gavin School of Irish

Dance; 9 PM, Dyed in the Wool; 6:30 PM, Shannon Rovers. Sun 3/18, 11 AM, Monty & Phyllis; 3 PM, Irish session. 312-787-3131.

QUIGLEY'S 43 E. Jefferson, Naperville: Sat 3/24, 9 PM, Three Men in Kilts. 630-428-4274.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Tue 3/20, 9 PM, Dave Andrews Band, Finches, Peter Keane. Fri 3/23, 7:30 PM, Karen Savoca, Pete Heitzman; 10 PM, Alice Peacock Band. Sun 3/25, 8 PM, Eric Noden, Paul Geremia. 773-525-2508.

SHANNON'S LANDING 192nd & Burnham, Lansing: Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Three Men in Kilts. 708-895-6919.

TIAWANNAS MEXICAN CANTINA 2115 W. Galena, Aurora: Wed 3/21, 5:30 PM, Tony Gonzales. 630-264-0634.

TOMMY NEVIN'S PUB 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Sat 3/17, 7 PM, Baal Tinne. 847-869-0450.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEEHOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:45 PM. Fri 3/16, 8 PM, open mike. Fri 3/23, Bill Camplin. 630-969-9720.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Fri 3/23, Jeff Maharry, Donna Frost. Sat 3/24, Mike & Amy Finders, David Culiner. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Wednesdays, 7-10 PM, John Lawler. 312-266-7761.

WINNERS ON LINCOLN 4530 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Tuesdays, Brickey, Levitt, Tomasello & Miles. Thursdays, acoustic open mike with Ben Porter. 773-271-0401.

blues, gospel, r&b

concerts

RORY BLOCK See Critic's Choice. Fri 3/16, 7:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

blues, gospel, r&b

clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 3/16, 9 PM, Peter Dames & the Rhythm Flames. Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Ken Saydak. 312-642-6805.

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

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

BAR LOUIE 47 W. Polk: Sun 3/25, 3 PM, benefit for Mark Hannon with Sugar Blue, Jimmie Johnson, Eddy Clearwater, Dave Specter, Big Sweaty Men, J.W. Williams, Buzz Kilman, Tom Marker & others. 312-347-0000.

BEALE STREET BLUES CAFE 1550 N. Rand, Palatine: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Sat 3/17, Jake & the Moneymakers. Fri 3/23, Chicago Bound, Nick Laramie, Kara Hirsh, Scott Wolberg, Sat 3/24, J.B. Ritchie, Les Plopa Band, Salt & Silver. Sun 3/25, Pistol Pete, Joanna Connor, Lil' Ed, Jimmy Burns. 847-776-9850.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Maurice John Vaughn Band with Shirley Johnson. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 3/20, Eddy Clearwater Band. Wed 3/21, Grana' Louise Band. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Lindsey Alexander Band with Zora Young. Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 3/20, Allen Batts Band with Grana' Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Mary Lane. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, James Wheeler Band with Zora Young. 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 3/16, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Sat 3/17, John Primer & the Real Deal. Sun 3/18, Vino Louden. Mon 3/19, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 3/20, Joe Moss. Wed 3/21, pro jam hosted by Big Ray. Thu 3/22, Rockin' Johnny. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, Kinsey Report. 773-528-1012.

BONANZA LOUNGE 552 E. 47th: Sundays, 8 PM, the Godfather & His Blues Band. 773-583-3000.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sundays, noon, Eric Noden. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 3/17 and Thursdays, 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 3/16, 5:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile; 9:30 PM, Otis Clay, Roger "Hurricane" Wilson. Sat 3/17, 6:30 PM, Eric Noden; 10 PM, Howard & the White Boys, Milkbone Jones. Sun 3/18, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Mon 3/19, jam hosted by Brother John. Tue 3/20, Willie Kent & the Gents. Wed 3/21, Nick Moss & the Fliptops. Thu 3/22, Grana' Louise Band. Fri 3/23, 5:30 PM, Peter Keane; 9:30 PM, Duke Tomatoe, Eomot RaSun Blues Band. Sat 3/24, 6:30 PM, Joe Moss; 10 PM, Little Charlie & the Nightcats, Mondos Blues Angels. 312-427-0333.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM. Fridays, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Wednesdays, DJ Brian. 773-384-2547.

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

CELEBRITY LOUNGE 4830 S. Cottage Grove: Music after 9:30 PM. Saturdays, Fred Johnson & the Checkmates with Pee Wee Madison. 773-548-4812 or 773-285-8353.

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Willie White. Sundays and Thursdays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-624-3240.

CHORD ON BLUES 106 S. First, Saint Charles: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Thursdays. Fri 3/16, Howard & the White Boys. Sat 3/17, Ronnie Baker Brooks. Fri 3/23, Anthony Gomes Band. Sat 3/24, Carl Weathersby & Vital Support. 630-513-0074.

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 10:30 PM, 12:30 AM, and 2:30 AM on weekends. Mondays, 7 PM-midnight, open mike with Carolyn Albritten. Wednesdays, 8 PM-1 AM, Killer Ray Players with Crumar. Thursdays, 8 PM-2 AM, talent search (in the Cab Calloway Room); bands play for dancing (in the Gray Room). 312-341-9787.

CRAWDADDY BAYOU 412 Milwaukee, Wheeling: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 5 PM Sundays, 6:30 PM Thursdays. No cover. Thu 3/22 through Sat 3/24, Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners. 847-520-4800.

DATING GAME 8926 S. Stony Island: Sundays, 8 PM, Clarence Wheeler & the Enforcers. 773-374-8883.

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.

DUKE'S GRILL 476 Liberty, Wauconda: Sat 3/17, 9:30 PM, Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners. 847-526-0002.

FAMOUS DAVE'S 739 N. Clark: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Sundays through Thursdays; no cover. Fri 3/16, Murali Coryell. Sat 3/17, Danny Draher Band. Sun 3/18, 11 AM and 9 PM, Dave Weld. Mon 3/19, Rob Stone & the C-Notes. Tue 3/20, Nick Moss. Wed 3/21, Eric Noden. Thu 3/22, King Corey Band. Fri 3/23, Nick Moss & the Fliptops. Sat 3/24, Michael Coleman Band. Sun 3/25, 11 AM, Joe Moss; 9 PM, Dave Weld. 312-266-2400.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Thu 3/22, 9 PM, Steepwater Band. Sat 3/24, 9:30 PM, Lonnie Brooks with Wayne Baker Brooks, Ronnie Baker Brooks. 708-788-2118.

FLAMINGO 6644 S. Cottage Grove: No cover. Mondays, 8 PM, Killer Ray Players with Little Al Thomas, Jim Pryor, and Crumar. 773-684-6800.

FLATLANDER'S Milwaukee & Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire: Restaurant and bar with music at 9 PM. Fri 3/23, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 847-821-1234.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 3/24, Howard Scott & the World Band. 630-416-4898.

FRENZY BREW HOUSE & EATERY Seven Bridges, Rte. 53 and Purchase Dr., Woodridge: Music at 9 PM Wednesdays through Saturdays; no cover. Thursdays and Sat 3/24, Neil Rose Band. 630-964-5000.

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

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. 773-395-0066.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 3/17, 9:30 PM, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Tue 3/20, 8:30 PM, Steel Blue Band (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam with Mike Wheeler (no cover). Sat 3/24, 9:30 PM, Willie Kent & the Gents. 708-484-3610.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: 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. Fri 3/16, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. Sat 3/17, Joe Moss Band. Sundays, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller. Mon 3/19, Phil Armetta. Tue 3/20, Blue Mirror Blues Band. Wed 3/21, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Thu 3/22, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Sat 3/24, Chicago Red Hots. 312-923-2000 or 312-527-2583.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar 9 PM-1 AM. Sat 3/24, Tommy McCracken & the Force of Habit Band. 312-245-0333.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 8-9 PM, pianist Detroit Jr. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Laretha Weathersby, Charlie Love. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band, Casey Jones. Mondays and Wednesdays, Howard Scott & Chick Rodgers, Andre Taylor & Nellie "Tiger" Travis. Tuesdays, Lindsey Alexander, J.W. Williams & the ChiTown Hustlers. Thu 3/22, New Orleans Beau, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band (live radio broadcast). Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, Nellie Travis. 773-477-4646.

KOKO TAYLOR'S CELEBRITY 1233 S. Wabash: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Laretha Weathersby. Sat 3/17, Biscuit & the Mix. Sundays, 2-5 PM, gospel buffet; 8 PM, blues jam hosted by Joe Barr & Soul Purpose. Wednesdays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band. Thu 3/22, Nellie Travis & Men in Black. Fri 3/23, Fernando Jones. Sat 3/24, Grana' Louise Blues Band. 312-566-0555.

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

LEXUS SOCIAL CLUB 5124 W. Madison: Mondays, 9 PM, Pat Smillie Band. 312-428-6276.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 3/24, Calvin Harrington & the Crew. 773-525-2422.

LINDA & LAWRENCE'S 1044 W. 51st: Music after 7 PM. Mondays, Fantastic L'Roy & His Blues Revue. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, DJs spin blues. Thursdays, In Tent City Band, Grandmaster & the Unbelievable Band. 773-373-1260.

LONE STEER 7601 S. Cicero: Thursdays, 9:30 PM, Masheen Company. 773-838-8383.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 3/17, Little Al & the Crazy House Band. Sat 3/24, Big Sweaty Men. 773-252-1155.

111 CLUB 111 W. 111th: Fridays, 8 PM, L.V. Banks & His Swinging Blues Band. 773-821-9165.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM. Thu 3/22, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. 847-328-0399.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Tue 3/20, Carl Davis. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 3/17, Rockin' Johnny Burgin. Fri 3/23, Jimmy Burns Band. Sat 3/24, Carl Davis Trio. 847-266-1313.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2400 N. Western: Sundays, 9 PM, open jam hosted by Blues Effect. 773-276-9730.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays and 9:30 PM Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Phil Guy. Sundays, blues jam hosted by Tom Holland's Big Blue. Wednesdays, Matthew Skoller Band. 773-645-5200.

ROOSTER BLUES 811 W. Lake: Music on two stages nightly at 8:30 PM. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, Dion Payton & the 43rd St. Blues Band. Sundays, Carlos Johnson, Michael Coleman. Mondays, A.C. Reed, Lurrie Bell. Tuesdays, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, Carl Weathersby. Wed 3/21, Carl Weathersby & Vital Support, Vino Louden. Thu 3/22, A.C. Reed, Lurrie Bell. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, A.C. Reed, Dion Payton & the 43rd St. Blues Band. 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 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Tuesdays, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sugar Blue. Thu 3/22, Eomot RaSun, Lurrie Bell. Fri 3/23, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. Sat 3/24, "Westside Blues Xtravaganza" with Eddie Taylor Jr., Willie Buck, and Detroit Jr. 773-342-0452.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 3/16, Rockin' Johnny Band. Sat 3/17, Scotty & the Bad Boys. Mondays, Rockin' Johnny Band. Wed 3/21, Steve Cushing & the Chicago Blues All-Stars. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, Billy Flynn Blues Band. 773-772-6656.

STARLITE 605 S. Pulaski: Sundays, 7 PM-midnight, Jumpin' Willie Cobbs & the Fireballs. 773-826-5676.

TOWNHALL PUB 3340 N. Halsted: Music after 10 PM. Wednesdays, Brothers K Band. 773-472-4405.

290 SPORTS & JUICE BAR 3457 W. Harrison: No cover. Fridays, 10 PM, and Sundays, 9 PM, Willie D. & the All-Stars. 773-533-9208.

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 3/24, Chicago Express. 630-264-2739.

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

jazz

concerts

BERNARD ALCORN Free concert. Tue 3/20, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

BOPOLOGY Swing dance concert. Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles. 630-584-6300.

DAVID BOYKIN'S EXPANSE Sun 3/18, 5 PM, AACM Nu Beginnings, 7047 S. Crandon. 773-752-2212.

LESLEY BYERS & THE JAZZ CATS perform at the "Black and Tan Fantasy" benefit for Windyhop.org. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Embassy Suites Ballroom, 600 N. State. 312-943-3800.

CHICAGO JAZZ ORCHESTRA performs a tribute to Sy Oliver directed by David Baker. Sun 3/25, 3 PM, auditorium, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State. 312-409-3947.

COLLEGE OF DuPAGE ARTS CENTER JAZZ ENSEMBLE WITH DARRYL BOGGS "Kidjazz" concert for children. Fri 3/16, 7 PM, and Sun 3/18, 1 PM, Mainstage, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

FRANK D'RONE & THE BOBBY SCHIFF TRIO Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Highland Park Community House, 1991 Sheridan, Highland Park. 847-432-1515.

FLIPPOMUSIC Free in-store performance. Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Borders Books & Music, 909 N. Elmhurst, Mount Prospect. 847-342-6421.

MARALYN GAZA Free concert. Tue 3/20, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

ALARIC ROKKO JANS WITH SUZANNE PETRI & DENISE LAGRASSA Benefit for Lill Street Learning Center. Sat 3/24, 6:30 PM, Lill Street Art Center, 1021 W. Lill. 773-477-6185.

JAZZMIN' Free in-store performance. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

SUMMER KWAI QUARTET Free in-store performance. Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

PETER LERNER TRIO Free in-store performance. Sat 3/24, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

MARTIN MAYES DUO Moving concert in the galleries with French hornist Martin Mayes and oboist Robbie Lynn Hunsinger. Sun 3/25, 3 PM, Artemisia Gallery, third floor, 700 N. Carpenter. 312-226-7323.

MISHA MENGELBERG with Ken Vandermark & Hamid Drake. See Post No Bills. Tue 3/20, 7 PM, Storefront Theater, Gallery 37 Center for the Arts, 66 E. Randolph. 312-742-8497. 

MUSIQUE ANECDOTIQUE Experimental sound collaboration with Yasuhiro & Eric Leonardson. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, 8 PM, and Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Link's Hall, 3435 N. Sheffield. 773-281-0824.

NEW TRIER HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND in a free concert. Fri 3/23, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

REVOLUTION ENSEMBLE Free admission. Thu 3/22, 7 PM, Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

KEN ROBERTS ORCHESTRA performs at a "big band dance." Sun 3/18, 1:30-4 PM, Building K, College of DuPage, 22nd and Lambert, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-2700.

SONNY ROLLINS Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

SALTY DOGS OF CHICAGO Sun 3/25, 4 PM, Gorton Community Center, 400 E. Illinois, Lake Forest. 847-234-6060.

JAMES SANDERS Free guitar concert. Mon 3/19, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

ARTURO SANDOVAL, COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY JAZZ ENSEMBLE Sat 3/24, 8 PM, Mainstage Theatre, Performing Arts Building, College of Lake County, 19351 W. Washington, Grayslake. 847-543-2300.

SASSY SENIORS REVIEW Free in-store performance of big band jazz. Thu 3/22, 1 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

HECTOR SILVEIRA ORCHESTRA Sat 3/24, 8:30 PM, Concert Hall, Columbia College, 1014 S. Michigan. 773-539-8344.

TAPPING INTO SOUND with Laurie Lee Moses, Vickie Dodd, and Drew Morgan. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, 8 PM, second floor, Link's Hall Studio, 3435 N. Sheffield. 773-281-0824.

UPTOWN RHYTHM CLUB Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles. 630-584-6300.

CHUCHITO VALDES AFRO-CUBAN ENSEMBLE Sat 3/17, 8:30 PM, Concert Hall, Columbia College, 1014 S. Michigan. 773-539-8344.

RANDY WESTON'S AFRICAN RHYTHMS WITH MASTER GNAWA MUSICIANS OF MOROCCO, CHUCHO VALDES See Critic's Choice. Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

NANCY WILSON Sat 3/17, 6 and 9 PM, and Sun 3/18, 3:30 and 7:30 PM, Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0404.

jazz

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Sat 3/24, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms, Riptones, 34 Satellite. 773-478-4408.

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 3/16, noon, Franz Jackson, Tom Hope, Dan DeLorenzo & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 3/17, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Curtis Robinson Quintet. 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 3/21, noon, Steve Sandner; 5 PM, Ron Dewar Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson's Organ Express. Thu 3/22, noon, Bernard Alcorn; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All Stars; 9 PM, Jim Ryan Band. Fri 3/23, noon, Peter Roothan, Jeremy Bieber, Tom Hope, Rich Pardo & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 3/24, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Henry Johnson, Peter Roothaan, Chris Foreman & Gregg Rockingham. 312-642-6805.

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

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 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Carmen Stokes. Sun 3/18 through Sat 3/24, Detour. 312-751-2433.

BELLA-VIA RISTORANTE 6063 W. Dempster, Morton Grove: Fridays and Saturdays, Milt Trenier & Company with Dave "Bubba" Mitchell. 847-470-1405.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Sun 3/11, 8 PM, Sacred Baboons, Vaguerrific. Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Low Drones & Overtones with Mwata Bowden, Harrison Bankhead & Khari B. 773-384-0043.

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 3/21, 8 PM, Scott Lies Trio (no cover). 630-406-0008.

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

BOILER ROOM JAZZ AND SUPPER CLUB 2 S. Vail, Arlington Heights: Tuesdays, 7 PM, Scott Holman Trio. 847-368-0792.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Fri 3/23, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. 773-384-8600.

BYZANTIUM 232 S. Halsted: Music at 6 PM. Sun 3/18, Paulinho Garcia & Grazyna Auguscik. Wed 3/21, Spider Saloff. Sun 3/25, Claudia Perez. 312-454-1227.

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

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM. Thu 3/22, Barclay Three with Chris Foreman. 773-384-2547.

CATCH 35 35 W. Wacker: Piano bar and restaurant. Fridays, 5:30-9 PM, Libby York. Saturdays, 6:30-9:30 PM, Beckie Menzie. Tuesdays, 5-8 PM, Elizabeth Doyle. Wednesdays, 5-8 PM, Beckie Menzie. 312-346-3500.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Saturdays, 9 PM, Lou DiGangi Swing Band. Sun 3/18, 5:30 PM, Buddy Charles. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Jack Carr. Wednesdays, 7 PM, Jerry Owings. Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Jack Carr; 9 PM, jazz jam session with John Bany, Charlie Braugham & Don Stille. Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Von Freeman Quartet. Sun 3/25, 5:30 PM, Greg Fishman Duo. 847-647-8282.

CHEZ TAM CAFE 4054 N. Lincoln: French Senegalese restaurant. Fridays, Glawdys & Charlie. Wednesdays, Yves Francois Band. 773-935-7867 or 773-935-7849.

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 10:30 PM, 12:30 AM, and 2:30 AM on weekends. Mondays, 7 PM-midnight, open mike with Carolyn Albritten. 312-341-9787.

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

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Wed 3/21, John Butcher (see Critic's Choice), Matana Roberts Trio. 773-276-3600.

ENNUI CAFE 6981 N. Sheridan: Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Gary Dacanay Quartet. 773-973-2233.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Thu 3/22, 8 PM, Scott Stevenson Duo (no cover). 630-377-9222.

ESPRESSO BREWERY COMPANY 1455 W. Lake, Addison: Music after 8 PM. Sat 3/17, Matt Erion Trio. Sat 3/24, Jazz Vertigo. 630-916-6242.

ESPRESSO BREWERY II 958 Elk Grove Town Center, Elk Grove Village: Music after 8 PM. Sat 3/17, Paul Abella Group. Fri 3/23, Jeff Gilmore Group. Sat 3/24, Airborne. 847-718-9272.

EVERGREEN PLAZA 9500 S. Western, Evergreen Park: Thursdays through Saturdays, noon-6 PM, pianist Dave Green. 708-636-2800.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 3/18, 6 PM, Lenny King's Chicago Metropolitan Orchestra with Joni King, Youth Jazz Ensemble of DuPage. Wed 3/21, 8 PM, Rob Parton's Big Band, Libertyville High School Jazz Band. Sun 3/25, 6 PM, Chicago Grandstand Big Band with Brienn Perry. 708-788-2118.

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

FRENZY BREW HOUSE & EATERY Seven Bridges, Rte. 53 and Purchase Dr., Woodridge: Music at 9 PM Wednesdays through Saturdays; no cover. Fri 3/16, Shelley Yoelin Trio. Sat 3/17 and Fri 3/23, Jose Valdes Latin Jazz Trio. 630-964-5000.

FUTUREWORLD 1744 E. 55th: Cyber cafe and deli with music at 8 PM. Sat 3/17, David Boykin Duo. Sat 3/24, Rose Colella & Dana Houser. 773-256-1570.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Mon 3/19, Brian O'Hern & the Model Citizens Band. Wed 3/21, Marco Polo. 773-489-5471.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Fri 3/16, 7:30 PM, Kolette Stim's A-Sharp Chicago Band. 773-262-5767.

GERRI'S PALM TAVERN 446 E. 47th: Saturdays, 2-5 PM, "Sounds for the Seniors" hosted by DJ Gil Daspit. 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.

GIANNI V. 550 Green Bay, Highwood: Restaurant with music in Club 550. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM, Joey Duna Trio (no cover). 847-433-5515.

GLENDORA HOUSE 10225 S. Harlem, Chicago Ridge: Sun 3/18, 2 PM, Chicago Foot Warmers Ten Piece Band. 708-755-8312, 708-425-4596, or 219-923-6755.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 3/16, 9:30 PM, Rodney Brown & Hot Rod. Tuesdays, 8 PM, pro jam hosted by Detour. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fri 3/16, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Brad Goode/Louis Smith Quintet (see Critic's Choice); 1 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Brad Goode/Louis Smith Quintet (see Critic's Choice); midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 3/18, 11 PM, Two for Brazil. Mon 3/19, 9 PM, Jennifer Graham Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms. Wed 3/21, 9 PM, Gephart/Long Quintet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra with Kimberly Gordon. 773-878-5552.

HACKNEY'S 1514 E. Lake, Glenview: Music starts at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 3/23, Dick Mattick Swing Quintet. 847-724-7171.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 3/16, 10 PM, Healing Force with Vincent Davis, Billy Brimfield, Tatsu Aoki & William Perry. Thu 3/22, 9 PM, David Jennings's Toxic Jazz. 773-465-8005.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 3/16, 9 PM, Matthew Shipp, Vincent Davis Chicago Connection. Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues. Wed 3/21, 8 PM, Tatsu Aoki's Myumi Project. Thu 3/22, 8 PM, Bluiett & the Silver Measure, Martin Mayes & Scott Fields. Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Jerry Gonzalez & the Fort Apache Band. Sun 3/25, 7 PM, Hot Domingos with poet David Hernandez. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar; no cover. Fridays, 5:30-8:30 PM, Elaine Dame. 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 3/16 through Sun 3/18, McCoy Tyner Trio. Mon 3/19, 8 and 10 PM, Oscar Brown Jr. with Maggie Brown. Tue 3/20 through Sun 3/25, John Scofield Quartet. 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 Quintet; 5 PM, Sonny Turner Quartet with Ray Bailey. Mondays and Tuesdays, Franz Jackson & His Jazz Entertainers. Wednesdays, Kelly Brand Trio. 312-595-5299.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Thursdays, 9-11 PM, John Brumbach Quartet. 773-348-7592.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music after 9:30 PM. Wed 3/21, open jam hosted by Alexandra Rea. 773-525-2422.

LINCOLNWOOD RADISSON HOTEL 4500 W. Touhy, Lincolnwood: Saturdays, 6:30-10:30 PM, Gina Gibson. 847-677-1234.

LITTLE LOUNGE Maggiano's Little Italy, 240 Oakbrook Ctr., Oak Brook: Fridays and Saturdays, 6-10 PM, and Tuesdays through Saturdays, 5:30-9:30 PM, Michael Laird. 630-368-0300.

LOCAL GRIND 1585 N. Milwaukee: Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Hunter & the Jazz Hounds. 773-489-3490.

LUSH LIFE 226 E. Ontario: Restaurant with music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Mondays through Thursdays. Wednesdays, Two for Brazil. 312-649-5874.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Tue 3/20, 9 PM, Noveto Trio, Almighty Rogers. 773-871-3757.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 225 W. Ontario: Live piano music after 6 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 5:30 PM Sundays. Fridays and Saturdays, Chicago Rose. Sundays, Scott Holman. 312-337-8080.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 777 Butterfield, Lombard: Live piano music after 6 PM Mondays through Saturdays, 5:30 PM on Sundays. Fridays and Saturdays, Stan Karcz. Sundays, Tom Linsk. 630-543-1010.

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

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

MIA CUCINA 56 W. Wilson, Palatine: Restaurant with music at 8 PM Fridays and Saturdays; no cover. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Jazz Conceptions. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, Turning Point. 847-358-4900.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Live music after 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 3/16, Emily Randle Trio. Sat 3/17, Kelly Brand Trio. Wed 3/21, 7 PM, Tom Tallman Trio; 10 PM, jam session hosted by Pat Brady Trio. Fri 3/23, Tim Green Trio. Sat 3/24, Jerry Steinhilber Trio. 630-446-4001.

MISTO 1118 W. Grand: Restaurant. Wednesdays, 7-10 PM, David Rothstein Orchestra. 312-226-5989.

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

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

PALMER HOUSE HILTON 17 E. Monroe: Thursdays, 6:30-9:30 PM, Dennis Carrol Trio. 312-726-7500.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, Kevin O'Donnell's Quality Six. Mon 3/19, Alison Ruble. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wed 3/21, Dave Hiltebrand Trio. Fri 3/23, Corky McClerkin Trio. Sat 3/24, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues Band. 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, Nadine Baxter. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Dan Nicholson. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Eddie Harrison. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Kara Kesselring. 708-848-4250.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 3/16, Kelly Brand/Suzanne Palmer Quartet. Sat 3/17, Corky McClerkin Trio. Sun 3/18, Urban Twist. Mon 3/19, JoAnn Daugherty Trio. Wed 3/21, Steve Million Trio. Thu 3/22, Typhanie Monique Trio. Fri 3/23, Elaine Dame Quartet. Sat 3/24, Katherine Davis Quartet. Sun 3/25, Jackie Allen Trio. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Rankinfyle. Sat 3/17, Ken Chaney Trio. Tuesdays, Steve Frisbie/Liam Davis Duo. Sat 3/24, Von Freeman Quartet. 847-266-1313.

PUMP ROOM Omni Ambassador East Hotel, 1301 N. State Parkway: No cover. Fridays and Saturdays, 6:30 PM, live piano music; 8:30 PM, Dan Merrigan Trio with Alison Ruble. Sundays through Thursdays, 6:30-10:30 PM, live piano music. 312-266-0360.

RUMORS 4500 N. Lincoln: Sundays, 9 PM, Denise La Grassa Quartet. 773-271-9944.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Tuesdays, Taku Akiyami Quartet. Thu 3/22, Paul Cosino Organ Trio. 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.

SULLIVAN'S STEAK HOUSE 415 N. Dearborn: Music at 6:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, 6 PM on weeknights. Fridays, Saturdays, Mondays, Tuesdays through Thursdays, Donny DeMarco Trio. 312-527-3510.

SULLIVAN'S STEAK HOUSE 244 Main, Naperville: Music at 7:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays; no cover. Fridays, Kevin Kizer Trio. Sat 3/17 and Wed 3/21, Rob Denty Trio. Thu 3/22 and Sat 3/24, Mark O'Connor Trio. 630-305-0230.

TIAWANNAS MEXICAN CANTINA 2115 W. Galena, Aurora: Sat 3/24, 6:30 PM, Zvonimir Tot Duo. 630-264-0634.

TORTILLA FLATS 116 Schiller, Elmhurst: Sundays, 5-7:30 PM, and Thursdays, 7-9:30 PM, Essence of Jazz Trio (no cover). 630-832-9797.

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

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Mon 3/19, Ryan Shultz. 773-327-2739.

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

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 3/16, Damon Short Quartet. Sat 3/17, Savoir Faire Ensemble. Sundays, 6 PM, jam session with pianist Jim Baker, bassist Josh Abrams, saxophonist Dennis Winslett, and percussionist Colby Watkins. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, Orion Collective. Thu 3/22, Matana Roberts Trio. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, Sean Bergin Ensemble. 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, 5 PM, Eric Lugosch; 9 PM, Buddy Charles. Sundays, 8:30 PM, John Campbell. 773-728-3114.

VILLA VERONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO 416 Hamilton, Geneva: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fridays, Amber Dawn Trio. Wednesdays and Thursdays, Peter Miletic. 630-232-2201.

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

WHAM BONGO BAR 111 W. Hubbard: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Brendan Giusti Group. 312-396-9426.

WILLOW ON WAGNER 1519 Wagner, Glenview: Restaurant and bar. Sat 3/17, Judi K & the Fabulous Bany/Baney Boys. 847-724-5100.

WOODHOLLOW LOFT BAR & GRILL 221 US 41, Schererville, Indiana: Sundays, 6-10 PM, open jam hosted by Julie V (no cover). 219-865-0900.

international

concerts

CHIRGILCHIN See Critic's Choice; free admission. Wed 3/21, 7 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6169.

JULIE GOLDBERG "Music From Mexico and Beyond" concert and tribute to Manuel Ponce. Fri 3/23, noon, McGuire Hall, Saint Xavier University, 3700 W. 103rd. 773-298-3421.

HAKIM See Critic's Choice. Sat 3/17, 7:30 PM, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center & Ballrooms, 5555 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 773-580-9063 or 847-366-8641.

LA PE--A Latin music showcase features bolero with Trio Los Fantasticos. Wed 3/21, 8:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

LESTER ROSSNER TRIO Thu 3/22, 8 PM, Polish-American Accordion Association, 5835 W. Diversey. 773-763-2642.

HECTOR SILVEIRA ORCHESTRA Sat 3/24, 8:30 PM, Concert Hall, Columbia College, 1014 S. Michigan. 773-539-8344.

TARAF DE HAIDOUKS Sun 3/25, 7 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

CHUCHITO VALDES AFRO-CUBAN ENSEMBLE Sat 3/17, 8:30 PM, Concert Hall, Columbia College, 1014 S. Michigan. 773-539-8344.

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.

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

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. Tuesdays, 7 PM-4 AM, DJs spin salsa and merengue, cumbia, and tango. 312-397-0600.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: Thu 3/22, 9 PM, Moncy & Alexandra. 312-266-1944.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Tuesdays, 11 PM, Quatro Fantasticos. 773-395-0066.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Sat 3/17, 10 PM, Mambo Express. Sun 3/18, 8 PM, Las Guitarras de España. Tue 3/20, 8 PM, Celina Ramsauer. Fri 3/23, 9 PM, Jerry Gonzalez & the Fort Apache Band. Sat 3/24, 7 PM, African percussion concert with Gideon Foli Alorwoyie; 10 PM, Chicago Samba School. 312-362-9707.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Thursdays, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. 773-489-0011.

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: Mon 3/19, 7 PM, Caribbean Swing Orchestra. 312-932-0006.

WHITE STAR 225 W. Ontario: Wednesdays, 9 PM-4 AM, DJ Eddie Mosqito Cruz spins salsa, mambo, and rumba (mambo bands also perform). 312-337-3223.

classical

ACADEMY OF ST. MARTIN IN THE FIELDS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Murray Perahia, conductor and piano (Handel, Mozart, Bach, Haydn). Sun 3/25, 3 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

STEPHEN ALLTOP, KAREN BRUNSSEN, AND MARILYN McDONALD harpsichord, mezzo-soprano, and baroque violin, with orchestra (J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, Haydn). Sat 3/24, 8:15 PM, Alice Millar Chapel, Northwestern University, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston. 847-467-4000.

EMANUEL AX AND EVELYN GLENNIE piano and percussion (Birtwistle, Debussy, Zivkovic, Abe). See Critic's Choice. Thu 3/22, 8 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

ZUILL BAILEY cello (Stravinsky, Debussy, Ginastera, Brahms, Chopin). Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Bennett-Gordon Hall, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

CHANTICLEER in a program of sacred music. Fri 3/16, 8 PM (with preconcert presentation at 7 PM), St. Procopius Abbey, 5601 College, Lisle. 630-829-6080.

CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION VOCAL ENSEMBLE in a free concert. Thu 3/22, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

CHICAGO CHAMBER MUSICIANS in an all-Beethoven program. Sun 3/18, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr., Evanston. Mon 3/19, 7:30 PM, Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden. 312-225-5226.

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER Alexander Platt conducts Robert Kurka's The Good Soldier Schweik. Wed 3/21 and Fri 3/23, 7:30 PM, and Sun 3/25, 3 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-704-8414.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan: Fri 3/16, 1:30 PM, and Sat 3/17, 8 PM, Sir Andrew Davis, conductor, with tenor Kurt Streit and hornist Dale Clevenger (Haydn, Britten, Walker, Stravinsky). Preconcert talks are given one hour and 15 minutes before each performance. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

MEMBERS OF THE CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Cliff Colnot, conductor, with soprano Jennifer Aylmer (Salonen, Knussen, Mumford, Henze). Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

MEMBERS OF THE CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Jay Friedman conducts an all-brass concert (Gabrieli, R. Strauss). Benefit for the Symphony of Oak Park and River Forest. Sun 3/25, 7:30 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

KYUNG-WHA CHUNG, ITAMAR GOLAN violin and piano (Stravinsky, Enescu, Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

MIA CHUNG piano (Zorn, Mozart, Hyla, Chopin, Gluck/Saint-Saens, Beethoven). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Moser Performing Arts Center, University of St. Francis, 500 Wilcox, Joliet. 815-740-3404.

CHURCH OF ST. LUKE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA AND CHOIR Mark P. Bangert conducts a free Bach cantata program. Sun 3/25, 4 PM, Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Luke, 1500 W. Belmont. 773-472-3383.

CLASSICAL STRING ORCHESTRA in a free concert. Fri 3/16, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 3/17 and Sat 3/24, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY WIND ENSEMBLE Bruce Mack conducts a free concert (Sousa, Nelson, Camphouse). Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Mainstage Theatre, Performing Arts Building, College of Lake County, 19351 W. Washington, Grayslake. 847-543-2300.

COLLEGE OF WOOSTER CHORUS John Russell conducts a free concert (Mozart, Byrd, Vaughan Williams, Ives, Rickard, Stanford, traditional). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-4570.

CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY KAPPELLE Charles P. Brown conducts a free concert (Bach, Durufle, Stravinsky, Maxwell Davies, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Vaughan Williams, Lotti, Hogan). Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Chapel of Our Lord, Concordia University, 7400 Augusta, River Forest. 708-209-3060.

CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY WIND SYMPHONY Richard R. Fischer, conductor (Schuman, Bach, Ticheli, Jager, Fillmore, Confrey, Giroux, Werle, Bennett, Himes). Fri 3/16, 8 PM, Geiseman Auditorium, Concordia University, 7400 Augusta, River Forest. 708-771-8300.

CORIGLIANO QUARTET (Haydn, Corigliano, Dvorak). Fri 3/16, 8 PM (with preconcert talk at 7 PM), Recital Hall, Fine Arts Center, Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 N. Saint Louis. 773-442-4636. Sun 3/18, 4 PM, Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, 5550 S. Greenwood. 773-667-1618.

DU PAGE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Barbara Schubert, conductor, with violinist Brittany Cotto (Bruch, Wagner, Brahms, Vaughan Williams). Sun 3/25, 4 PM, Pfeiffer Hall, North Central College, 310 E. Benton, Naperville. 630-690-8644.

ELGIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE CONCERT BAND James Kull, conductor (Latham, Holsinger, Anderson, Barnes, and others). Wed 3/21, 7:30 PM, Harry and Phyllis Blizzard Theatre, Visual and Performing Arts Center, Elgin Community College, 1700 Spartan, Elgin. 847-622-0300.

FLEUR DE LYS CHORALE (Mulholland, Berger, Meier, and others). Sun 3/25, 4 PM, Northfield Community Church, 400 Wagner, Northfield. 773-281-2107.

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

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOONDAY CONCERTS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 3/16, 12:10 PM, organist Steven Betancourt. Fri 3/23, 12:10 PM, contrabassoonist Susan Migro. 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.

GILCREST CHAMBER SOCIETY (Modena, Golin, Willaert, Broda, Wuorinen, Clarke, Brahms, Bach). Wed 3/21, 7:30 PM, Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

MICHAEL HENOCH, LARRY COMBS, WILLIAM BUCHMAN, GAIL WILLIAMS, MARC JOHNSON, AND ELIZABETH BUCCHERI oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, cello, and piano (Mozart, Poulenc, Schumann, Brahms). Sat 3/24, 4 PM, Anderson Chapel, North Park University, 3225 W. Foster. 773-244-5625.

BRENDA HUANG piano (Schubert, Brahms, Rachmaninoff, Ravel). Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Thoresen Performance Center, Music Institute of Chicago, 300 Green Bay, Winnetka. 847-446-3822.

WEN-TING HUANG piano, in a free concert (Bach, Schumann, Scriabin). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Fine Arts Theatre, Joliet Junior College, 1215 Houbolt, Joliet. 815-729-9020, ext. 2787.

JUNG SOO HUR soprano, in a free concert (Haydn, Gershwin, Verdi, traditional). Sat 3/17, 2 PM, Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar, Northbrook. 847-272-6224.

ILLINOIS PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Carmon DeLeone, conductor, with soprano Winifred Faix Brown (Berg, Beethoven, R. Strauss). Sat 3/17, 8 PM, and Sun 3/25, 3 PM ("Casual Classics Family Concert" with preconcert discussion at 2 PM), Center for Performing Arts, Governors State University, Stuenkel Rd. and Governors Highway, University Park. 708-481-7774.

LAWRENCE FREESTATE STRING ORCHESTRA in a free performance. Fri 3/16, 1 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

LINCOLNWOOD CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Philip Simmons, conductor, with contrabassoonist Sue Nigro (Mozart, Telemann, Vivaldi, Corelli). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Lincolnwood Community Center, 6900 N. Lincoln, Lincolnwood. 847-674-0039.

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor, with pianist Olli Mustonen (Ravel, Sibelius, Stravinsky). Tue 3/20, 8 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker: Sat 3/17, 7:30 PM, Bruno Bartoletti, conductor, with soprano Sylvie Valayre and tenor Vincenzo La Scola (Puccini, Tosca). Sun 3/18, 2 PM, Sir Andrew Davis, conductor (Wagner, The Flying Dutchman). 312-332-2244.

METROPOLIS YOUTH SYMPHONY Robert Ian Winstin, conductor. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, 7:30 PM, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, 111 W. Campbell, Arlington Heights. 847-577-2121.

WARREN MOULTON AND GABRIELLA SCANU tenor and piano, in a free concert. Mon 3/19, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

OTIS MURPHY JR. AND HARUKO MURPHY saxophone and piano, in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Grieg, Debussy, Creston, Milhaud). Free admission. Wed 3/21, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-1430 or 312-744-6630.

MUSIC OF THE BAROQUE CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA Thomas Wikman, conductor, with members of the Chicago Children's Choir (Bach, Passion According to Saint Matthew). Mon 3/19, 7:30 PM, College Church, Washington and Seminary, Wheaton. Wed 3/21, 7:30 PM, St. Michael's Church, 1633 N. Cleveland. Fri 3/23, 7:30 PM, First United Methodist Church, 1630 Hinman, Evanston. 312-551-1414.

JESSYE NORMAN sings at Dominican University's Annual Trustee Benefit Concert. Sun 3/25, 7:30 PM, Lund Auditorium, Dominican University, 7900 W. Division, River Forest. 708-524-6454.

NORTHSHORE CONCERT BAND John Lynch, conductor and piano, with trombonist Brett Baker (R. Strauss, Arnold, Rachmaninoff, Holsinger, De Nardis, Sousa). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr., Evanston. 847-965-6544 or 847-491-5441.

NORTHWEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Paul Vermel, conductor, with French horn soloist Charles Sernatinger (Mozart, Dvorak). Sun 3/18, 3:30 PM, Maine West High School Auditorium, 1755 S. Wolf Rd., Des Plaines. 847-965-7271.

PACIFICA QUARTET Fri 3/23, 7 PM, Thoresen Performance Center, Music Institute of Chicago, 300 Green Bay, Winnetka. 847-446-3822.

PRAIRIE BRASS BAND Dallas Niermeyer, conductor (Sparke, Gregson, Faure, Fucik). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, John Hersey High School, 1900 E. Thomas, Arlington Heights. 847-523-4467.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in public rehearsal. Sat 3/17 and Sat 3/24, 2 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in a free concert (Hovhaness, Catalini, Brahms, Goossens). Sun 3/18, 3 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-341-1521 or 312-744-6630.

FRANK ROSENWEIN oboe, in a free recital. Tue 3/20, 12:30 PM, Auditorium, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State. 312-747-4300.

SEBASTIAN QUARTET (Haydn, Mendelssohn, Beethoven). Sun 3/18, 2 PM, Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

SYMPHONY OF OAK PARK AND RIVER FOREST Jay Friedman, conductor, with soprano Theresa Ludden (Rossini, Puccini, Verdi, Berlioz). Sun 3/18, 3:30 PM (with preconcert discussion at 2:45 PM), Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake, Oak Park. 708-488-4101.

TRIO SETTECENTO (Corelli, Veracini, Stradella). Sat 3/24, 8 PM, Center for Performing Arts, Governors State University, Stuenkel Rd. and Governors Highway, University Park. 708-235-2222 or 312-902-1500.

MARK VALENTI piano (Bartok, Chopin, D. Scarlatti, and others). Sun 3/18, 2 PM, Vernon Area Public Library, 300 Old Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire. 847-634-3650.

VALLEY CIVIC ORCHESTRA Ernest "Chip" Gross, conductor (Schubert, Mendelssohn, Bird). Fri 3/23, 8 PM, Harry and Phyllis Blizzard Theatre, Visual and Performing Arts Center, Elgin Community College, 1700 Spartan, Elgin. 847-622-0300.

WHEATON COLLEGE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND COMBINED CHOIRS, WEST SUBURBAN CHORAL UNION, GLEN ELLYN CHILDREN'S CHORUS, AND VOCAL SOLOISTS John Nelson conducts Benjamin Britten's War Requiem. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, 8 PM, Edman Memorial Chapel, Wheaton College, Washington and Franklin, Wheaton. 630-752-5010.

fairs & festivals

15TH ANNUAL ST. PATRICK'S DAY FESTIVAL Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Sat 3/17, 1 PM, Finbarr Fagan's Band, Declan & Siobhan; 1:15 PM, Chicago Celtic Pipe Band; 2 PM, Noel Rice & Baal Tinne; 3 PM, Shannon Rovers; 3:30 PM, Irish Heritage Singers, Larkin Brothers, Padraig Durcan; 4:30 PM, Academy of Irish Music; 5 PM, Irish Heritage Singers; 6 PM, Sullivan Brothers, Dyed in the Wool; 6:30 PM, Seamus O'Kane & Friends; 8:30 PM, Ceile Mor with the Steve West Ceile Band; 9 PM, East of Erin, Chicago Metropolitan Pipe Band; 10 PM, Louise Morrisey Band. Festival also features dance and theater performances and film screenings. 773-282-7035.

miscellaneous

CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION in a free a cappella concert. Thu 3/22, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

COLLEGE OF DuPAGE ARTS CENTER JAZZ ENSEMBLE WITH DARRYL BOGGS "Kidjazz" concert for children. Fri 3/16, 7 PM, and Sun 3/18, 1 PM, Mainstage, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd, Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

CORNUCOPIA SINGERS performs French and Spanish songs. Sun 3/18, 2 PM, Elmhurst Art Museum, 150 Cottage Hill, Elmhurst. 630-834-0202.

JOEL FRANKEL Children's concert. Sat 3/17, 10 AM, Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

GERRI'S PALM TAVERN 446 E. 47th: Saturdays, 2-5 PM, "Sounds for the Seniors" hosted by DJ Gil Daspit. 773-373-6292.

GREAT AMERICAN CHORUS A cappella barbershop harmony chorus performs "Show of Shows"; the quartet Acoustix also performs. Fri 3/23, 8 PM, and Sat 3/24, 2:30 and 7:30 PM, performing arts center, Stevenson High School, 1 Stevenson Dr., Lincolnshire. 888-494-8705.

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

MUSIQUE ANECDOTIQUE Experimental sound collaboration with Yasuhiro & Eric Leonardson. Fri 3/16 and Sat 3/17, 8 PM, and Sun 3/18, 7 PM, Link's Hall, 3435 N. Sheffield. 773-281-0824.

TAPPING INTO SOUND with Laurie Lee Moses, Vickie Dodd, and Drew Morgan. Fri 3/23 and Sat 3/24, 8 PM, second floor, Link's Hall Studio, 3435 N. Sheffield. 773-281-0824.

UNDER THE PICASSO Daley Center Plaza, 50 W. Washington: Free noontime programs. Fri 3/16, Windom High School Stage Band. Mon 3/19, All City High School Jazz Band. Wed 3/21, violinist Edward McKenna & pianist David Gehlhoff. Fri 3/23, Benson High School Concert Choir. 312-346-3278.

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