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Rock, Pop, etc.

concerts

ASPERA Free in-store performance. Sat 6/16, 3 PM, Reckless Records, 3157 N. Broadway. 773-404-5080.

THE BLACKS perform at "After Hours" museum tour and party. Thu 6/21, 5:30-9:30 PM, ballroom, Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan. 312-575-8000.

RUBEN BLADES, CESARIA EVORA Tue 6/19, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

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

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

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

COULD IT BE MAGIC? THE BARRY MANILOW SONGBOOK Five cast members and a six-piece band perform a musical tribute to Barry Manilow. Sun 6/17, 3 and 7 PM, Tue 6/19 through Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Sat 6/23, 6 and 9 PM, and Sun 6/24, 3 and 7 PM, Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport. 773-325-1700 or 312-902-1500.

CATIE CURTIS "Girls on Top" benefit concert for the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois. Sat 6/23, 6 PM, Firstar Bank parking lot, Clark & Summerdale. 312-201-9740, ext. 307 or 312-559-1212.

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

DEPECHE MODE Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

DISFUNKTION Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/22, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, South Stolp between Galena Blvd. and Downer Place, Aurora. 630-844-3640.

DUB DIS Free concert. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, James Park, Dodge and Mulford, Evanston. 847-328-1500.

EDO G., SOULS OF MISCHIEF, AKBAR, KREATORS, B-MOVIE FIENDZ, LYRISIS, ACUPUNCTURE, MOBB LIFE, AZTEC All-ages show. Fri 6/15, 7 PM, Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee. 773-252-4000.

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

FALLEN ANGELS Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 6738 N. Sheridan. 773-743-0417.

THE FIXX, DELOREANS Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

FUGAZI, SHELLAC, THE EX Sold out. Sat 6/23, 6 PM, and Sun 6/24, 5 PM, Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee. 773-539-9429.

GREEN DAY, LIVING END Sold out. Tue 6/19, 8 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 312-666-6667 or 312-559-1212.

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

HELLO DAVE Thu 6/21, 6 PM, northwest terrace, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-665-7600.

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

JUDYBATS, FRISBIE, TIM PORTER, ROSENBERGS Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

BECCA KAUFMAN, JEFF VEZAIN, JULIE AYMES Free concert. Fri 6/22, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

TEDDY LEE ORCHESTRA performs at Chicago Summerdance. Sun 6/24, 3 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 2 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-742-4007.

MARYANN & THE PROFESSORS Free concert. Mon 6/18, 7 PM, Giddings Plaza, 4700 N. Lincoln. 773-728-3890.

MASCOTS, FULL OF ERRORS, STATIC FILMS, STARGAZER, NAMELESS INDIE ROCK BAND, URETHA FRANKLIN & THE GHETTO CHILDREN, 500 HATS, ANDY CIGARETTES, KING RIBOFLAVIN/COUGHS Sat 6/16, 2:30 PM, Gronner House, 1503 Church, Evanston. 847-864-9383.

MIGA Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 932 N. Rush. 312-951-5436.

MILLION YEN Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 4553 N. Lincoln. 773-878-5609.

MOE, EKOOSTIK HOOKAH, SAMPLES, JGB, ULU, JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY, ALL RECTANGLE, BLUE MAGOO Sat 6/23 and Sun 6/24, 5:30 PM, I-80 and Route 29, Three Sisters Park, Chillicothe. 630-585-4493 or 312-559-1212.

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

NERVES, HAYMARKET RIOT, TOM DAILY, TALLULAH Free concert. Sat 6/23, noon-7 PM, outdoors, 400 N. Wolcott. 312-666-4283.

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

ALICE PEACOCK Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 601 N. Martingale, Schaumburg. 847-605-0476.

PLATTERS Fri 6/15, 2 and 8:30 PM, Sat 6/16, 6 PM, and Sun 6/17, 3:30 PM. Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0404.

ELLEN ROSNER Free performances. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2817 N. Clark. 773-935-3909. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 5300 N. Clark. 773-728-2777.

SLEEPING AT LAST Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 31 Town Square, Wheaton. 630-690-2746.

SCOTT STENTEN Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, Renaissance Place, 1849 Green Bay, Highland Park. 847-432-8806.

STRINGWOOD Free in-store performance. Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

NOBUKAZU TAKEMURA Free in-store performance. See Critic's Choice for Tortoise. Wed 6/20, 12:30 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750.

RICHARD THOMPSON, TERRY CALLIER Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2200 N. Cannon Dr. 312-742-2283.

TROY Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 2023 W. Roscoe. 773-281-6272.

STEPH TURNER Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 210 W. North. 312-867-0186.

KYLE VINCENT Free in-store performance. Thu 6/21, 6 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750.

WAR opens for Buddy Guy. Wed 6/20, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

BRIAN WHITMAN Free performance. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Starbucks Coffee, 1070 W. Bryn Mawr. 773-271-1998.

LUCINDA WILLIAMS, KASEY CHAMBERS Sold out. See Critic's Choice. Mon 6/18, 8 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

BRADLEY YOUNG ORCHESTRA Free outdoor concert. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, front lawn, Saint Xavier University, 3700 W. 103rd. 773-298-3311.

Rock, Pop, etc.

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Blueground Undergrass, Sadies. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, American English (Beatles tribute band). Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Butterfly Child, Alien Crime Syndicate, J-200. Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Euphone, Lonesome Organist, Gaberdine. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Ed Vantage. Thu 6/21, 10 PM, G'Tarman Dave (no cover). 773-348-5100.

ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays after 9 PM. Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Loose Screws. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Tamara Pierce. Thu 6/21, Hare. Fri 6/22, Matt McBride. 847-397-3100.

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

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

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

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

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/15, Botanica, Great Crusades, Fetch. Sat 6/16, Robert Cornelius 7, Multivitaminz, Growth Ltd. Sun 6/17, Ravenhouse, Big Wow. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/19, Differents, Segway. Wed 6/20, Nectarine Knockout, Chris & Amy Beth Kay. Thu 6/21, Clyde, Land of the El Caminos, Monster Trux, American Cosmonauts. Fri 6/22, Futuristic Dragon, Asher, Chompsky, Swinging Lovehammers. Sat 6/23, Ditch Farulla, Pruno, Ming. 773-281-4444.

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

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Steve Melvage. Sat 6/16, DJ Spin. Sun 6/17, DJs Slacky J & Red Lox. Mon 6/18, Submit, Brian G, BJack. Tuesdays, DJ Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Mary Jane & AM/PM. Thursdays, Mel Hammond. 312-243-1699.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/15, Buzzfuzzter, Brother Lowdown, Sara Hollister. Sat 6/16, National Jet Set, Rapture of Noon, White Blotter, Hindersole. Sun 6/17, Silver Measure, Equinox 5, Garble Dialogues. Thu 6/21, Differents, Garden Bower, Stories for Boys. Fri 6/22, Detholz, Apartment, Chris Devin's Debacle. Sat 6/23, Reagan National Crash Diet, Israel, Sign of Chaos. 773-384-0043.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Andre Harris. Saturdays, DJ Nique, Mike Steele. Sundays, DJ Uncle Milty. Tuesdays, Anacron. Wed 6/20, A-Sides, Bass by the Pound DJs. 773-235-9100.

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

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

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

BLARNEY STONE 15400 S. Cicero, Oak Forest: Sat 6/23, 1 PM, V90. 708-535-4800.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Matt Weber's Sound Machine. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Roots Rock Society. Sun 6/17, 8 PM, Shirley Bock. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Matt Weber. Thursdays, 9 PM, Slam Papi's Postmodern Vaudeville hosted by Marc Smith. Fri 6/22, 10 PM, Naomi Ashley. 312-226-6666.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover Fridays. Fri 6/15, Nightride. Sat 6/16, Midnight Larry. Wednesdays, open jam session. Fri 6/22, Salvation Amy. Sat 6/23, Tractor Boy. 708-387-0050.

BROTHER JIMMY'S BBQ & BOOZE 2909 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Wed 6/20, Arthur Lee. Thu 6/21, Evidence, Bad CatFri 6/22, Trippin' Billies. 773-528-0888.

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

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

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/16, John Geiss & the Beat Tweakers. Fri 6/22, Suede & Blue Roy. 847-256-8870.

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

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

CARIBOU COFFEE 3240 N. Ashland: Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Maria Hines. 773-281-3362.

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

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

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Rick "Elvis" Saucedo. Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Tony Smith Show. 847-647-8282.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM. Saturdays, DJ Hugo, DJ Lulu. Sun 6/17, DJ Jeff Berry. Mon 6/18, 6 PM, Marshall Thompson, Syleena Johnson, Keisha Brown; 10:30 PM, "Disco Bingo" hosted by Daisy Mae. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, DJ Lulu hosts karaoke. Thursdays, 11 PM, Miss Ketty & Her Latina Review, DJ El Prieto. Fri 6/22, Bill Bennett, Chicago Drag Kings, Celida, DJ Kevy B. Sun 6/24, 11 AM, DJ Jeff Soben; 9 PM, DJ Kevy B., DJ Jeff Berry. 773-325-2233.

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

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

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: DJs spin alternative and dance music nightly at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, DJs spin punk for the sixth annual O'Banion's Reunion. 773-489-0379.

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

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

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

COFFEE & TEA EXCHANGE 1100 W. Thorndale: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, "Grinder" gay/lesbian music & poetry series hosted by Scott Free (6/21 with Taylor E. Ross & Rick Madsen). 773-907-3500.

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

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

COYLE'S TIPPLING HOUSE 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Mad Trucker Gone Mad, Bob Dodge & the Tuffets. Sat 6/16, Emperor Jones, the Union. Fri 6/22, Rebecca's Statue, Golden Egg. Sat 6/23, Copperminds. 773-528-7569.

CRISTAL 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/16, Late Shift Orchestra. Sat 6/23, Midnight Sun. 847-952-8555.

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

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, King Konga, Pause for Effect. Sat 6/16, 10:30 PM, Mike & Joe. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam hosted by Sam Cockrell & the Groove. Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Blackmaker, Drop, Slaveship, Hellshock. Fri 6/22, 10 PM, Perv 54, the Dog & Everything, Kameron Frye. Sat 6/23, 10:30 PM, Youngblood Brass Band. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21611 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Restaurant with music at 10:30 PM on weekends. Fri 6/15, Underwater People. Sat 6/16, Bumpus. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJ Retro Russ spins music of the 70s and 80s. Fri 6/22, Core. 847-541-4700.

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

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/18, 10 PM, Western Automatic, DJs Ray_rod & Bob (no cover). 773-489-6457.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Music in the Piano Bar and in the Cabaret Room Wednesday through Sunday nights. In the Cabaret Room: Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, 8 and 10:30 PM, Lisa Menninger. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Rus Rainear. Wed 6/20 through Sat 6/24, 7:30 PM, Spider Saloff. 773-278-1830.

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

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin weeknights after 9 PM; no cover. Mon 6/18, DJ Delphine spins punk. Tue 6/19, surf DJ Mike Miller spins Brian Wilson. Wed 6/20, DJ Megan spins 50s rock & roll. Thu 6/21, DJ Tony spins heavy rock. Fri 6/22, DJ Tony spins Morrissey & the Smiths. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Frogs, Marvel Kind, Woolworthy. Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Lucius War Baby, Clip, Miles of Empty, Ophur. Tue 6/19, 9 PM, Los Mocosos (see Spot Check), La Kausa. Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Alabama Thunder Pussy (see Spot Check), Suplecs, Dixie Witch, Sea of Green. Thu 6/21, 10 PM, Lungbrush, Premium, Pivot Man, Pure 13, Alone. Fri 6/22, 10 PM, Custom On It, Mourning Glory, Watershed. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Exo, Iffy, Million Yen, Great Apes, My Regrets. 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 6/15, DJ Lee, DJs Ry-n, KC, Glyde & Phix. Fri 6/22, Shimon, DJs Ry-n, KC, Glyde & Phix. 312-751-2900.

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

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM weeknights. Fri 6/15, Sofa King. Sat 6/16, Maggie Speaks. Tuesdays, Modern Day Romeos, Wojdyla (no cover). Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/22, Jack Straw. Sat 6/23, Soul Pigs. 815-356-9980.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays (on two stages), 9 PM Mondays, 9:30 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/15, the Lash. Sat 6/16, Harmony Riley, Synge. Mondays, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Tuesdays, 45s. Wed 6/20, Kwame & Wan Afrika. Thursdays, Quantum Leep. Fri 6/22, Jostelen Weed. Sat 6/23, Strain Busy Sky, Bottle of Justus. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Greedy Gretchen, Javier Mendoza, Serilian. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, BVX, Fly Williams, John Dalton Band. Sun 6/17, 10 PM, Sumo, Blue October, Sugarbomb. Mon 6/18, 9:15 PM, Lexie Bloor Band, Wide Open Town. Tue 6/19, 9 PM, Bizarro. Wed 6/20, 8:30 PM, Mike Peters, Beki Hemingway. Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Gelheads, Toe, Lyla Stone, Joylab, Michelle Cross. Fri 6/22, 9:30 PM, Zits, Carbon 4, Wonder Drug, Seed, Nicotine. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, Left Setter, Zen Darlings, Nector, Miles to Mars, Gayle Ritt. Sun 6/24, 10 PM, Sumo. 773-549-5549.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Fleshtones, Insomniacs, Greenhornes, Burning Brides (see Spot Check). Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Har Mar Superstar, Busy Signals, Triangle, Aspera. Sun 6/17, Six Finger Satellite, Crack Pipes, Organ Donors. Mon 6/18, 9 PM, Dave Fischoff, Paper Airplane Pilots, All Golden, Insta. Wed 6/20, Starship Beer. Thu 6/21, Foetus (see Spot Check), Easy Action, X-27. Fri 6/22, Richard Lloyd, Steve Wynn, Lupine. Sat 6/23, Yakuza, Bible of the Devil, Behold! the Living Corpse. Sun 6/24, La Makita Soma, 41 Rivers, Del Rey, Orange. 773-276-3600.

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

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

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

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/15, Maryann & the Professors. Sat 6/16, Thunder Road. Wed 6/20, Mighty Joe. Thu 6/21, Loose Screws. Fri 6/22, Deja Vu. Sat 6/23, Libido Funk Circus. 847-593-2200.

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

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/15, 6 PM, Retro Morning, the Bomb, Matics, Fla Flas; 10 PM, Heroin Sheiks, Metropolis, Runner. Sat 6/16, 5 PM, Apocalypse Hoboken, Sig Transit Gloria, Big in Japan, Quickstep Maneuver; 10 PM, Mushuganas, Mashers, Dementia 13. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Locust, I Am Spoonbender, Convocation Of, An Albatross & the 1) Sex 2) Bird 3) Cake Collective. Mon 6/18, 6 PM, Zao, Living Sacrifice, Christiansen. Tue 6/19, 8 PM, Six Finger Satellite, Landed, Abort Protocol, Mascots. Wed 6/20, 7 PM, Pac Men perform at a film screening. Thu 6/21, 7 PM, MC Think, New Terror Class, Titan Clash. Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Lawrence Arms, Amazing Crowns, Arrivals, Muchacha. Sat 6/23, 5 PM, Martyr; 10 PM, Loraxx, Replicator, Scott Free Trio. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Fifth Hour Hero, Deminer, Ste. Catherines. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Iguanas. Tue 6/19, 8 PM, open stage with Julie & Michael. Fri 6/22, 9:30 PM, Shaggers. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Rico. 708-788-2118.

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

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Hello Dave. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/22, Liplock. 630-416-4898.

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

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

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

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

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Highball, Ten Cents Short. Sat 6/16, Rock Bottom. Fri 6/22, 50 Lb. Head. Sat 6/23, Chucklehead, Who's This Mary?, Love 15. 773-489-5471.

GENTRY 440 N. State: Cabaret acts perform nightly. Fri 6/15, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris; 9 PM, Denise Tomasello & Russ Long. Sat 6/16 and Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Debbie Matt & Jeff Roscoe. Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Beckie Menzie. Mon 6/18, 5:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9 PM, Robert Whorton & Beckie Menzie. Tue 6/19, 5:30 PM, Chicago Rose; 9 PM, Beckie Menzie. Wed 6/20, 5:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9 PM, Nan Mason & Russ Long. Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. Fri 6/22, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris; 9 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. 312-836-0933.

GENTRY ON HALSTED 3320 N. Halsted: Fri 6/15, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 9:30 PM, Cissy Connor & Lex McCauley. Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 10 PM, Mark Farris. Sun 6/17, 6 PM, Honey West & Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Nan Mason & Bill Underwood. Tue 6/19, 7:30 PM, Andy Rubenstein & Mark Burnell; 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Dan Stetzel. Wed 6/20, 7:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Thu 6/21, 5:30 PM, Jared Michaels; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sun 6/24, 6 PM, Honey West & Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Rudy de la Mor. 773-348-1053.

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

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

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

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

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

GRIFFIN'S PUBLIC HOUSE 2710 N. Halsted: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze (no cover). Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. Thursdays, 10 PM, Hack 'n' Wheeze (no cover). 773-525-7313.

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/15, Larry O. Dean & the Me Decade, Epicycle. Sat 6/16, Gareth Woods. Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Oh My God, Fin, Kerri Grant Band. Fri 6/22, Giant Step, Braam, You're Pretty. Sat 6/23, Pedal Steel Transmission, Steepwater Band, Calico Cats. 773-472-5139.

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

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Blissfield. Wed 6/20, 10:30 PM, Battle of the Bands. Thu 6/21, DeLoreans. 312-943-2252.

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

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

HEALING EARTH RESOURCES 3111 N. Ashland: Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Shakura Ensemble. 773-381-3042.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Music at 10:30 PM. Sat 6/16, Family of Souls. Thu 6/21, 10 PM, Suron Song in Stag. 773-465-8005.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, DJ Supreme Court, DJ Plastic Crimewave, DJ Magic Donut (no cover). Sat 6/16, 8 PM, "Bloomsday: A Celebration of James Joyce's Ulysses" with music by the Tossers, Maude Gonne & others and readings by Cheryl Trykv, Omar & others. Mon 6/18, 9:30 PM, Leroy Bach & Edward Hargrove (no cover). Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Boyracer, Happy Supply, National Splits, Kelly Slusher. Thu 6/21, 9:30 PM, American Boyfriends, Kim, Itch. Fri 6/22, 10 PM, Anomoanon, Chestnut Station. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Dishes, Wildbunch, Mistreaters. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/16, Punsapaya, Four Letter Story. Sat 6/23, After Grace, Weed Street Band. 773-929-0944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, DJ Myke Wade spins reggae, soca, punta, and soul. Sat 6/16, Universal Expression, DJ Myke Wade. Sat 6/23, Karl Watson & the New Dynamics, DJ Myke Wade. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Wed 6/20, 8 PM, Lozenge, Seven Days of Stockhausen. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/15, Superdiamond, New Duncan Imperials. Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Berlin. Sun 6/17, Al DiMeola. Tue 6/19, Gaelic Storm, the Lash. Wed 6/20, Dazy Head Mazy, Jack Straw. Thu 6/21, 5 PM, Poe (no cover); 6:45 PM, Mest, SKG. Fri 6/22, 7:30 PM, John Mayer, Howie Day, Red Elephant. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, and Sun 6/24, 7 PM, O.A.R., Virginia Coalition. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

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

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/15, Moods. Sat 6/16, Intrigue. Sun 6/17, Roots Rock Society. Mon 6/18, Performance (sold out). Tue 6/19 and Wed 6/20, Hot Buttered Soul. Thu 6/21, Souled Out. Fri 6/22, Heartsfield. Sat 6/23, Isaac Hayes. Sun 6/24, Dub Dis. 312-266-2400.

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

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Hair Bangers Ball. Sat 6/16, Afrodisiacs, Johnny Mogambo. Sundays, RPM. Wednesdays, Maggie's Weed. Thu 6/21, Los Marijuanos, MUD, Rubber. Sat 6/23, Tim Mahoney, Spazmatics. 312-337-3486.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: DJs spin after 10 PM. Saturdays, DJs spin trance, hip-hop, techno, house, and funk. Tuesdays, DJs spin trip-hop. 773-477-3330.

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

KINCADE'S 950 W. Armitage: Thu 6/21, 8 PM, Orson's Well, Shameless Goods, Telstar. 773-348-0010.

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

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/15, Crying Souls, Spine Shine, Soul Cats. Sat 6/16, Something for Joey, Ike Reilly. Wed 6/20, Great Plains Gypsies. Thu 6/21, Mer. Fri 6/22, Halfway Jane, Seers Poncho. Sun 6/24, Mini Ruebens. 773-975-0505.

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

LIAR'S CLUB 1665 W. Fullerton: DJs spin nightly at 9 PM. Sundays, Machine Gun Etiquette DJs spin old school punk and glam. Mondays, DJs Mike O'Connell & Scott Lucas. Tuesdays, DJs Rich Gonshak & Brian Borden. Wed 6/20, Fuzzbusters, DJs Mike O'Connell, Herb & JSJ. 773-665-1110.

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

LIMERICK PUBLIC HOUSE 13404 S. Old Western, Blue Island: Mondays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by Bobby Dunne. Thursdays, 9 PM, T.J. Dennis. Sat 6/23, 9:30 PM, V90, Sad Hannah. 708-388-6755.

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

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

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Gowhead, Banana Sac. Sat 6/16, Stuntcat, Loomis. Tue 6/19, 8 PM, Mike Ferro's Town Sound, Almighty Rogers (no cover). Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Moxy Blue (no cover). Thursdays, Sonic Voodoo Night, Jeff Freling. Fri 6/22, Eggs@8:14, Serilian (benefit for AIDS Ride). Sat 6/23, Old #8. 773-871-3757.

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

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

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Aswah Greggori & the Enforcers, Anne Harris. Sat 6/16, Pedal Steel Transmission, Danglers, Mahogany Throttle. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Ron Sexsmith (see Critic's Choice), Eileen Rose. Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Mermen, Spies Who Surf. Fri 6/22, 9:30 PM, Homunculus, Heavy Duty Felt, Insta. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, Box-o-car, Plastics Hi-Fi, National Drag, Jonny Polonsky. 773-404-9494.

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

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/15, 11 PM, Advent, Surgeon (DJ set), Regis, Josh Werner, DJ Mani, Karl & Ken Meier, Dave Siska. Sun 6/17, 6:30 PM, Muchacha, Rival Schools, J. Majesty, South of No North. Tue 6/19, 9 PM, Tortoise (see Critic's Choice), Fred Anderson & Robert Barry, Nobukazu Takemura (see Critic's Choice for Tortoise). Wed 6/20, 6:30 PM, Tortoise (see Critic's Choice), Nobukazu Takemura (see Critic's Choice for Tortoise), Bride of No No, Designer. Thu 6/21, 6:30 PM, Blank Theory, Colonel Stem, Crash Poet, Mad Hops. Fri 6/22, 6:30 PM, Dovetail Joint, Plain White T's, Beanpole, Starball, Torben Floor. Sat 6/23, 6:30 PM, Kill Hannah, Sleeping at Last, Julie Korman, Ebb-n-flow, Slitheryn; 11 PM, Juno Reactor, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Medicine Drum. 773-549-0203.

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

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

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/15, 3:30 PM, Gypsi Fari; 8 PM, Big Guitars From Memphis. Sat 6/16, 11:30 AM, Scott Stenten Trio; 4 PM, Loose Screws; 8 PM, Mack Pherson & the Struts. Sun 6/17, 1 PM, Sam Cockrell & the Groove; 5:30 PM, Arthur Lee. Mon 6/18, 5:30 PM, DJ Jim Jensen. Wed 6/20, 3:30 PM, New Invaders. Fri 6/22, 3:30 PM, Loose Screws; 8 PM, Maryann & the Professors. Sat 6/23, 11:30 AM, the Gruv; 4 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. Sun 6/24, 1 PM, Dustin Parker Band; 5:30 PM, Peking Turtle. 312-595-7437.

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

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/15, 9 PM, Found Object, Vertonen, Coeurl, Jason Soliday. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, X-Space. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/16, Baldwin Brothers (see Spot Check), Aswah Greggori & the Enforcers. Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Ken & Jim Show, Tim Mulvena. Mondays, Sound Reflections DJs spin. Fri 6/22, Mason Jennings, Delafields, Jay Bennett, Edward Hargrove. Sat 6/23, Ghettobillies. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Ken & Jim Show, Andy Caporaso. 847-869-0450.

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

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

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; DJ Tankboy spins late on Fridays. Fri 6/15, Hellen Steller, Volta Sound, Uniform. Sat 6/16, Chicago Samba; DJ Stallion Luv spins late. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Tue 6/19, Consolidated, Juice, Artful Dodgers, Binary Star and Sun. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, DJ Papichulo spins salsa & Latin grooves. Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Convulsions, Gertrude, Lovelies, Sour Deluxe. Fri 6/22, Ruck La Rue, Wolcott, Wish List. Sat 6/23, Cats & Jammers, Amazing Kilowatts, Today's My Super Spaceout Day, Pistol Whipped. 773-489-0011.

OLD TINLEY PUB & EATERY 17020 S. Oak Park, Tinley Park: Sat 6/23, 9:30 PM, Back in Stride. 708-422-8017 or 708-532-4409.

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

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

OTTO'S 118 E. Lincoln, De Kalb: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/23, Cracker. 815-758-2715.

LE PASSAGE RESTAURANT & YOW BAR 1 Oak Place: DJs spin nightly after 10:30 PM. Fridays, DJ Dayhota, DJ Mood. Saturdays, DJ Oscar McMillan, DJ Mood. Sun 6/17, 8fatfat8, DJs Brian G. & Frique. Wednesdays, DJ Hector, DJ V. Thu 6/21, Jeannie Hopper, DJ Mood, Kenny Carvajal. Sun 6/24, DJ Bleu, DJs Brian G. & Frique. 312-255-0022.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Dugout, Bondo. Sat 6/16, DJ Gold "D." Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Joe & Gina Experience. Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Secret Vitamin Shag. Wed 6/20, Elmer Hutley. Thu 6/21, Steve Lacy Band, DJ Mr. Wiggles. Fri 6/22, Sugarfriedsuperos. Sat 6/23, Dorks. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Tom Jasek Group; 10 PM, Stories for Boys. 773-486-9862.

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

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Wednesdays, Peking Turtle. Thu 6/21, Turnstyles. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM. Wed 6/20, John Devlin & Mary Dietel. 815-477-0340.

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

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

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

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

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fri 6/15, DJs Jes, Frank Q, Heather Doble, Geoffrey & Christopher Robin. Sat 6/16, Walsh & Sommer. Wed 6/20, DJs Heather, Dr. Sativa, Tim Shumaker. Thu 6/21, Donald Glaude & Peter Heller. Sat 6/23, Christopher Lawrence. 312-733-6699.

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

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/15, 10 PM, Pinetop Seven (see Critic's Choice), Town & Country, Sur La Mer. Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Kevin O'Donnell's Quality Six, Sinister Luck Ensemble, Fetal Position. Sun 6/17, 9 PM, Clientele (see Critic's Choice), Tenki (see Spot Check), Aden, Adam Marsland. Mon 6/18, 9 PM, Frank Orrall & friends. Tue 6/19, 9 PM, Ladybug Transistor (see Critic's Choice), Lucksmiths, Quasar Wut-Wut. Wed 6/20, 9 PM, Uz Jsme Doma, Ancient Greeks, BQ Trio. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM, Kristin Hersh, Nora O'Connor; 10 PM, Turner Joy, Long Division, Quiet Kid. Fri 6/22, 7:30 PM, Kristin Hersh, Nora O'Connor; 10:30 PM, Howe Gelb, Catherine Irwin. Sat 6/23, 7 PM, Blake Zweig, Sara Osmer; 10 PM, Monkey Paw, Brain Rakes, Arson Welles, Gidgets Ga Ga. Sun 6/24, 8 PM, benefit for Ladyfest with Ellen Rosner, Heather's Damage, and Ripley Caine. 773-525-2508.

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

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

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

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: DJs spin 7 PM-4 AM Fridays and Tuesdays through Thursdays, 7 PM-5 AM Saturdays, 2 PM-4 AM Sundays, and 5:30 PM-midnight Mondays. Fridays, DJ Tone B. Nimble spins hip-hop, disco, and soul. Sat 6/16, DJs Dayhota & Mike Pugh. Sundays, Lee Collins & Sadar, DJ Tone B. Nimble, Norman Rockwell, Shon Dervis. Tuesdays, Derrick Carter, DJ Matty. Wednesdays, Garden Foundation DJs spin. Thursdays, David Balquiedra. Sat 6/23, DJ Gemini & friends. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/15, DJ Darrell Woodson, Jeff Craven. Sat 6/16, Miles Maeda & the Traveling Love Show, Jeremiah Seraphine. Mondays, DJs LSE, Chris Widman, Warp & Anacron. Tuesdays, DJs Jeremiah Seraphine, Julio Bishop, Hakim Murphy & Brian Ford spin house. Wednesdays, DJ Rekliner & DJ Brendan spin mod, 70s and 80s metal, and British punk & new wave. Fri 6/22, Gavin Hardkiss, Lady D. 773-549-4140.

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

SNUGGERY SALOON & DINING ROOM Union Station, Canal & Adams: No cover. Thu 6/21, 3:30 PM, Ted Aliota & His Groove Machine. 312-441-9334.

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

SPUTNIK 18067 Dixie Hwy., Homewood: Music at 7:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Puta-pons, Small Change, Frederick. Sat 6/16, Destination: Earth, Bradley Report, Nowhere Men. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by John Rickles (no cover). Thu 6/21, Pair of Hearts. Fri 6/22, Cullagin, Amona, Article. Sat 6/23, Staid of Mind, Gels, Homage Sun, So Far. 708-922-9950.

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

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

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Music in the upstairs Cabaret Room at 10 PM; DJs spin nightly in the Lounge. In the Cabaret Room: Fri 6/15, Bamboo Grove. Sat 6/16, Rolling Clones, Big Magenta. Thu 6/21, Anna Nimity. Fri 6/22, Knee Deep Shag. Sat 6/23, Pelvic Delta, East Village Project. In the Lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Verb spins Motown, old school, and funk. Sundays, DJs Paulo & J.B. Mondays, open mike with Greg Golden. Tuesdays, "606" hip-hop open mike. Wednesday 6/20, Free Association. Thursdays, Shakejunt spins old soul, funk, and rare groove. 773-278-6600.

TEMPTATIONS 10235 Grand, Franklin Park: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, DJ Dave. Thursdays, DJs spin 80s music. Fri 6/15, Jill Sobule, Michelle Malone, Sean Wiggins, Venus Envy, Yvonne Doll & the Locals. Wed 6/20, DJ Beth. 847-455-0088.

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

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

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Vernon Tonges & the Inepti, Emily Kaitz, Al Day. Sun 6/17, 8 PM, Arlo Leach & Anna, Tristen, Winston Damen. Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Jason Narducy, Katie Todd, Josh Ritter, Ebb-n-flow (no cover). Sat 6/23, 10:30 PM, Orphans (no cover). Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Gareth Woods, Julie Frost, Kat Parsons, Andy Levin (no cover). 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/15, Bullet, Loaded. Sat 6/16, Devil's Lounge, Beauties, Swidden. 773-327-2739.

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

U.S. BEER CO. 1801 N. Clybourn: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/16, Travelbee. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Acoustic X. Fri 6/22, Flocos. 773-871-7799.

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

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

WALTER PAYTON'S ROUNDHOUSE 205 N. Broadway, Aurora: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/15, Four Man Band. Sat 6/16, Peace Freak. Wed 6/20, Limbo Stroll, Crying Souls. Fri 6/22, Aswah Greggori. Sat 6/23, Generations. 630-264-2739.

WATERLOO TAVERN 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Guilt Trip. Sat 6/16, O'nit, Royal Brown, King's Highway. Tuesdays, Hello Dave. Thu 6/21, Count Bop & the Headliners, the Gruv. Fri 6/22, Marty Lloyd. Sat 6/23, Butterfat Mastermind, Soulfix, Plain Jane. 773-929-1300.

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

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/15, Rumble Seat. Sat 6/16, Buzzards. Fri 6/22, Mickey Brothers. Sat 6/23, open mike. 312-943-7815.

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

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Flex Crew, Deals Gone Bad. Sat 6/16, Dansika, Zeleke. Sun 6/17, Boom Shaka. Mondays, DJ Red Lox. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wed 6/20, Indika, Ras Kelly. Thu 6/21, Deals Gone Bad, Zvook. Fri 6/22, Lazo, Dansika. Sat 6/23, Gizzae, Melaku. Sun 6/24, Gizzae. 773-327-4273.

WOODEN NICKEL 327 Waukegan, Highwood: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/15, Oucho Sparks. Sat 6/16, Djate. Wed 6/20, Anne Harris Band. Fri 6/22, Brett Cain Band. Sat 6/23, Michael McDermott. 847-432-6430.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/15, Kevin Yost. Saturdays, DJs Jason Christopher & Tobias. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

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

JIM DEWAN, AILEEN DILLANE & SHAWN CLELAND Free concert. Thu 6/21, 5:30 PM, Bank One Plaza, 1603 Orrington, Evanston. 847-866-6319.

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

FOREST VIEW EXPRESS Free in-store performance. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

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

STEVE & JENNY MOSS Sat 6/23, 8 PM, Town House Books & Cafe, 105 N. 2nd, Saint Charles. 630-584-8600.

LINDA M. SMITH Free in-store performance. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1629 Orrington, Evanston. 847-733-8852.

LUCINDA WILLIAMS, KASEY CHAMBERS Sold out. See Critic's Choice. Mon 6/18, 8 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

folk & country

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music. Sundays, Irish jam session. Mondays, 8 PM, Chicago Barn Dance Company. Tuesdays, 8 PM, open stage. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Cornmeal. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, Fred Holstein, Ed Holstein, Tamara Pierce. 773-478-4408.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Switchback. 312-226-6666.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/23, Eric Lugosch. 847-256-8870.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/22, Devil in a Woodpile, Pettin' Party, Honeybees. Sun 6/24, 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.

CARRAIG Gaelic Park, 6119 W. 147th, Oak Forest: No cover. Fri 6/15, 9:30 PM, and Sat 6/16, 10 PM, Brendan Loughey. Fri 6/22, 9:30 PM, and Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Dalriada. 708-687-9323.

CHANGES 206 Centre, Park Forest: Bookstore and cafe; music at 8 PM. Fri 6/15, On the Mainline. 708-747-9190.

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

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/15, Seamus O'Kane & friends. Sat 6/16, Fast Eddie. Fri 6/22, Salthill Mines. Sat 6/23, Larkin Brothers. 773-282-7035.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Thu 6/21, 8 PM, Michael Smith, Small Potatoes. 708-788-2118.

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

GOVNOR'S PUB 207 N. State: No cover. Wed 6/20, 7 PM, Switchback. 312-236-3696.

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

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Sat 6/16, 10:30 PM, Family of Souls. 773-465-8005.

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

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

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/18, 9 PM, Kieran O'Hare (no cover). 773-404-9494.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. Wed 6/20, 9 PM, David Golan. 773-743-3355.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2400 N. Western: Wed 6/20, 8:30 PM, Billy J. Ivers & the Lonesome City Bluegrass Band. 773-276-9730.

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Tue 6/19, 9 PM, Wally Phillips & the Mad Cowboys. Thu 6/21, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-743-3355.

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

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

WOODEN NICKEL 327 Waukegan, Highwood: Music after 9:30 PM. Thu 6/21, Cornmeal. 847-432-6430.

blues, gospel, r&b

concerts

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

GREATER ROCKFORD BLUES FESTIVAL See Fairs & Festivals.

BUDDY GUY, WAR Wed 6/20, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

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

KINGSNAKES Free in-store performance. Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

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

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

GEORGE MAYS & THE VOICES OF PRAISE Gospel concert. Sat 6/16, 6:30 PM, Life Center Church of God in Christ, 5500 S. Indiana. 773-723-0149.

MIGHTY BLUE KINGS perform at Chicago Summerdance. Fri 6/22, 7:30 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-742-4007.

RADIATORS Free in-store performance. Sun 6/17, 3 PM, Borders Books & Music, 2817 N. Clark. 773-935-3909.

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

blues, gospel, r&b

clubs

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

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

BIG DOWNTOWN 124 S. Wabash: Wednesdays, 6:30 PM, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. 312-917-7399.

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/19, Lindsey Alexander Band with Zora Young. Wed 6/20, James Wheeler Band with Grana Louise. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Allen Batts Band with Grana Louise. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Charlie Love Band with Grana Louise. Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/19, Charlie Love Band with Grana Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Mary Lane. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Lindsey Alexander 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 6/15, Joanna Connor. Sat 6/16, Michael Coleman. Sun 6/17, Jimmy Burns. Mon 6/18, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/19, Nick Moss & the Flip Tops. Wed 6/20, Big Ray's Pro Jam. Thu 6/21, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Kinsey Report. 773-528-1012.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sat 6/16, 11 AM, Eric Lugosch. Sundays, 11 AM, Eric Noden. 312-226-6666.

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

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

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant with music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, 5:30 PM, Eric Noden; 9:30 PM, Rod Piazza, the Buzz. Sat 6/16, 6:30 PM, Marty Sammon; 9:30 PM, Otis Rush, Ken Saydak Band. Sun 6/17, Marty Sammon Band. Mon 6/18, jam hosted by the Buzz. Tue 6/19, Willie Kent & the Gents. Wed 6/20, Jimmy Burns. Thu 6/21, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Fri 6/22, 5:30 PM, Jon McDonald; 9:30 PM, Curtis Salgado, Chicago Blues Angels. Sat 6/23, 6:30 PM, Harmonica Hinds; 9:30 PM, Guitar Shorty, Ron Prince & Hard Time. Sun 6/24, Larry Garner. 312-427-0333.

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

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, DJ Brian. Fri 6/22, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. 773-384-2547.

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

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

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Willie Kent & the Gents. Thu 6/21, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-624-3240.

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

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

CRAWDADDY BAYOU 412 Milwaukee, Wheeling: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 5 PM Sundays, 6:30 PM Thursdays. No cover. Thu 6/21 through Sat 6/23, Pat Smillie Band. 847-520-4800.

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

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

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Mon 6/18, 9 PM, Candye Kane. 708-788-2118.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/23, Eric Noden. 630-393-1247.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 6/16, Downtown Charlie Brown Blues Band. Sat 6/23, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. 630-416-4898.

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

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

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

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Thu 6/21, Chicago Soul Nite Jam. 773-395-0066.

HARD ROCK CAFE 63 W. Ontario: Sun 6/17, 9:30 and 11:30 PM, Skip Rice & Chico "Candylicker" Banks. 312-943-2252.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 6/16, 9:30 PM, Joanna Connor Band. Tue 6/19, 8:30 PM, Detroit Danny & the Road Kings (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam with Mike Wheeler (no cover). Sat 6/23, 9:30 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 708-484-3610.

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

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: 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 6/15 and Sat 6/16, No Mercy Band. Sun 6/17, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Tab Benoit. Mondays, Joanna Connor. Tue 6/19, Chicago Playboys. Wed 6/20, Matthew Skoller. Thu 6/21, Blue Mirror Band. Fri 6/22, Chicago Redhots. Sat 6/23, Phil Armetta. Sun 6/24, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller. 312-923-2000 or 312-527-2583.

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

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

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 8-9 PM, pianist Detroit Jr. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Kenny Neal, J.W. Williams & the Chi-Town Hustlers with Kid Dynamite. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band, Casey Jones. Mondays and Wednesdays, Howard Scott & Chick Rodgers, Andre Taylor & Nellie Travis. Tuesdays, Zanne Mack Band, J.W. Williams & the ChiTown Hustlers. Thursdays, Andre Taylor with Nellie Travis & Howard Scott. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Nellie Travis. 773-477-4646.

KOKO TAYLOR'S CELEBRITY 1233 S. Wabash: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Laretha Weathersby & the Risk Band. Sat 6/16, Pat Smillie Band. Sun 6/17, 2-5 PM, gospel buffet; 8 PM, blues jam hosted by Joe Barr & Soul Purpose. Wednesdays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band (no cover). Thu 6/21, Joe Barr & Soul Purpose. Fri 6/22, Howard Scott. Sat 6/23, Bobby Slim James. 312-566-0555.

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

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

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Sun 6/17, 1 PM, Sam Cockrell & the Groove; 5:30 PM, Arthur Lee. 312-595-7437.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/16, Dave Specter. Sat 6/23, Big Sweaty Men. 773-252-1155.

NOAH'S ARK 3428 S. King Dr.: Fri 6/15, 7 and 9 PM, Ambassador Lee & the Demon Killers. Sat 6/16, 7 and 9 PM, Tony Carter. Tuesdays, 7 PM, gospel poetry open mike (no cover). Sat 6/23, 7 and 9 PM, Shawnte (tribute to Yolanda Adams). 312-225-1420.

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

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/16, Carl Davis Band. Sat 6/23, Steve Ditzell Band. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Fri 6/15, Lindsey Alexander. Sat 6/16, Big Time Sarah. Fri 6/22, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. Sat 6/23, Eddie Campbell. 815-477-0340.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays and 9:30 PM Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Matthew Skoller, Eddy Clearwater. Wednesdays, Matthew Skoller Band. Thu 6/21, Ron Prince. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Sammy Fender, Sugar Baby. 773-645-5200.

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

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

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Tuesdays, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sugar Blue. Thu 6/21, 10 PM, Eomot RaSun. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Sugar Blue. 773-342-0452.

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant; no cover. Sun 6/17, 1 PM, Rockin Johnny; 6 PM, Johnny Drummer. Tue 6/19, 7 PM, Brother John Band. Thu 6/21, John McDonald. 312-527-2722.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/15, Pistol Pete. Sat 6/16, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Fri 6/22, Maurice John Vaughn. Sat 6/23, Eddie King. 847-991-2150.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Steve Cushing & the Chicago Blues All-Stars. Mondays and Fri 6/22, Rockin Johnny Band. Sat 6/23, Chicago Blues Angels. 773-772-6656.

jazz

concerts

EDDIE BARRETT & THE GOODMAN LEGACY ORCHESTRA Free outdoor concert. Sat 6/23, 7 PM, Port Clinton Square, 600 Central, Highland Park. 847-433-2842.

BOPOLOGY Swing dance concert. Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles. 630-584-6300.

DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER, ELMHURST COLLEGE JAZZ BAND Free concert. Sun 6/24, 6 PM, Elmhurst College Mall, 190 Prospect, Elmhurst. 630-617-6100 or 630-617-6186.

WES CHEHOS DUO Sat 6/16, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 2503 Waukegan, Bannockburn. 847-940-0664.

CHICAGO JAZZ ORCHESTRA performs at Chicago Summerdance. Sat 6/23, 7:30 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-742-4007.

EQUINOX 5 Free in-store performances. Fri 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 909 N. Elmhurst, Mount Prospect. 847-342-6421. Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 3232 Lake, Wilmette. 847-256-3220.

EQUINOX 5, ALISON BELVILE TRIO aboard the Star of Chicago, departing Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 and 10 PM, from Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437.

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

EDGAR GABRIEL JAZZ TRIO Fri 6/15, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 535 Dundee, East Dundee. 847-551-9005.

DAN GILLOGLY JAZZ TRIO Fri 6/15, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 2503 Waukegan, Bannockburn. 847-940-0664.

CLAUDIA HOMMEL & BOB MOREEN Tribute to Paris in the jazz age; free admission. Tue 6/19, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

JAZZ AT SUNSET with C.O.D. All-Stars, Jerry Steinhilber Trio with Mike Kocur & George Gazone, Jodie

Christian Quartet. Sun 6/24, 5 PM, Courtyard, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

HENRY JOHNSON B-3 QUARTET Thu 6/21, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

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

DAN PETERS JAZZ TRIO Sat 6/16, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 535 Dundee, East Dundee. 847-551-9005.

PIANO LEGENDS OF SOUTHPORT Free in-store performance with Don Bennett, Francesco Crosara, King Fleming, Dave Flippo, George Flynn, Dave Gordon, Scott Holman, Corky McClerkin, Bradley Parker-Sparrow, Willie Pickens, Ron Ryndak, Ron Surace & Marshall Vente. Sat 6/23, 1 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

SHAWN SALMON TRIO in a free concert. Mon 6/18, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

KEELY SMITH Thu 6/21 and Fri 6/22, 2 PM, Sat 6/23, 6 PM, and Sun 6/24, 3:30 PM. Drury Lane Theatre, 2500 W. 95th, Evergreen Park. 708-422-0404.

TOM TALLMAN & THE COLLEGE OF DuPAGE STUDENT JAZZ ALL-STARS, JERRY STEINHILBER & GEORGE GARZONE, ELDEE YOUNG TRIO Sun 6/24, 5 PM, Harold D. McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

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

WESBOUND TRANE Fri 6/15, 6 PM, Eclectic Junction, 1630 N. Damen. 773-342-7865.

jazz

clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/15, noon, Kim Cusack, Bob Neighbor, Tom Hope, Rob Amster & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/16, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Juli Wood Quintet. Sundays, 6 PM, Sam Burckhardt Trio; 8 PM, Chicago Swing. Mondays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, No Am/Pro Jam with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany & Charles Braugham. Tuesdays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Wallace Burton Group; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wed 6/20, noon, Bernard Alcorn; 5 PM, Ron Dewar Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thursdays, noon, Rich Pardo with Joe Jaco & Danny Martin; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All Stars; 9 PM, Ron Friedman Quintet. Fri 6/22, noon, Franz Jackson, Ric Bendel, Tom Hope, Rob Amster & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/23, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Ty Hanson & Snatch Inc. 312-642-6805.

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

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

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Bobby Lewis Quartet (see Critic's Choice). Sun 6/17 through Sat 6/23, Detour. 312-751-2433.

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

BISTRO AMERICA 12 N. River, Batavia: Wed 6/20, 8 PM, Airborne (no cover). 630-406-0008.

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

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

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover. Thu 6/21, Sam Burckhardt Combo. 773-384-2547.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Saturdays, 9 PM, Lou DiGangi Swing Band. Mon 6/18, 8 PM, Bob Centano/Bob Ojeda/Marc Pompe Big Band. Tuesdays, 7 PM, Jack Carr. Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Jack Carr; 9 PM, jazz jam session with John Bany, Charlie Braugham & Don Stille. 847-647-8282.

CHEF'S STATION 915 Davis, Evanston: Sundays, 11:30 AM, Chris Mayhew, Alex Bednarke & Mike Jeffers. Thursdays, 6:30 PM, John Kregor, Alex Bednarke & Mike Jeffers. 847-570-9838.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ENTRE NOUS Fairmont Hotel, 200 N. Columbus: Restaurant. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, 6:30 PM, Elaine Dame Duo. 312-565-7997.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/15, Gessner/Baglione Duo. Sat 6/16, Ron Smith Trio. Thu 6/21, 8 PM, Airborne. Fri 6/22, Andy Meacham Trio. Sat 6/23, WesBound Trane. 630-377-9222.

ESPRESSO BREWERY COMPANY 1455 W. Lake, Addison: Music after 8 PM. Sat 6/16, Trio Du Jour. Fri 6/22, Jeff Gilmore Group. Sat 6/23, Danlchaz Trio. 630-916-6242.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/17, 6 PM, Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band. Wed 6/20, 8 PM, Rob Parton's JazzTech Big Band. Sun 6/24, 6 PM, Chicago Grandstand Big Band with Brienn Perry. 708-788-2118.

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

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

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

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

FUTUREWORLD 1744 E. 55th: Cyber cafe and deli with music at 8 PM. Sat 6/23, Matt Topic. 773-256-1570.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Mon 6/18, 9 PM, Brian O'Hern & the Model Citizens Band with Carol. Wed 6/20, Brett Richter. 773-489-5471.

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

GLASS CURTAIN CAFE 1104 S. Wabash: Tue 6/19, 12:30 PM, Matthew Ulm Quintet. 312-738-1503.

GLENDORA HOUSE 10225 S. Harlem, Chicago Ridge: Sun 6/24, 2 PM, Franz Jackson & friends. 708-755-8312, 708-425-4596, or 219-923-6755.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Sat 6/16, 10 PM, the Business. Sun 6/17, 8 PM, Curtis Black Quartet. Mon 6/18, 8 PM, Al Green Quartet (no cover). Tuesdays, 9 PM, pro jam hosted by Alejo Poveda, Steve Eisen, Jose Valdes, and Thomas Kini. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fri 6/15, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Bill McFarland & the Chicago Horns; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/16, 8 PM, Hinda Hoffman Quintet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/17, 11 PM, Lewis Brothers. Mon 6/18, 9 PM, Patricia Barber Trio. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra with Kimberly Gordon. Fri 6/22, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Von Freeman, Edward Peterson, and Frank Catalano; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/23, 8 PM, Von Freeman, Edward Peterson, and Frank Catalano; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. 773-878-5552.

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

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/22, 10:30 PM, Tatsu Aoki's Miyumi Project. 773-465-8005.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Roscoe Mitchell with Wadada Leo Smith & Joseph Jarman (see Critic's Choice). Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues. Tue 6/19, 9 PM, Triage, Larry Marrota, Need New Body. 312-362-9707.

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

JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand: Music at 9 and 11 PM Fridays and Saturdays; 4, 8, and 10 PM Sundays; 8 and 10 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/15 through Sun 6/17, Tom Harrell Quintet. Mon 6/18, 8 and 10 PM, Marlene Rosenberg with Javon Jackson (see Critic's Choice). Tue 6/19 through Sun 6/24, Stefon Harris 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; 5 PM, Sonny Turner Quintet. Mondays, Ken Chaney. Tuesdays, Franz Jackson & His Jazz Entertainers. Wednesdays, Ken Saydak. Thursdays, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. 312-595-5299.

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

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

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Wed 6/20, 7 PM, Layni Katz & Andy Meacham. Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach Quartet. 773-348-7592.

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

LITTLE BUCHAREST & EURO CAFE 3001 N. Ashland: Restaurant & cafe. Wed 6/20, 7:30 PM, Lise Gilly & Hector Silvera play Latin jazz. 773-929-8640.

LOCAL GRIND 1585 N. Milwaukee: Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Equinox 5 (no cover). 773-489-3490.

LUNA MEXICANA 3565 W. Fullerton: Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Equinox 5. 773-252-1639.

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

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

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

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

METROPOLE ROOM Fairmont Hotel, Illinois Center, 200 N. Columbus: Fri 6/15 and Thu 6/21, 4:30 PM, and Sat 6/16, Elaine Dame Duo. 312-565-6665.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Live music

after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Sat 6/16, and Wed 6/20, Marshall Vente Trio. Fri 6/22, Tim Green Trio. Sat 6/23, Brienn Perry Trio. 630-446-4001.

MILK PAIL Rte. 25 north of I-90, East Dundee: Jazz brunch 10 AM-2 PM Sundays. Sun 6/17, Studebaker Spatz. Sun 6/24, West End Jazz Band. 847-742-5040.

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

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/16, 9 PM, Baba Yaga, Sacred Baboons. Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Jim Baker with Jenn Claire Paulsen, Tim Daisy, Jerome Bryerton, and Jason Ajemian. Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Tiny Hairs, Eric Leonardson. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Sun 6/17, 7 PM, Ken Haebich & Jim Gailloreto, Tim Mulvena. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Ken Haebich & Jim Gailloreto, Andy Caporaso. 847-869-0450.

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

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues. Mondays, Alison Ruble Duo. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wednesdays, Dave Hiltebrand Trio. Thursdays, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Jeff Marx Quartet. 847-328-0399.

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

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

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Music at 9 PM on weekends, 8:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/15, Rankinfyle. Sat 6/16, Jimmy Ellis Quartet. Sundays, Urban Twist. Mon 6/18, George Freeman with Frank Portolese & Tatsu Aoki. Tue 6/19, Bobby Lewis Trio (see Critic's Choice). Wed 6/20, King Fleming Trio. Thu 6/21, Corky McClerkin Trio. Fri 6/22, 6:30 PM, Willie Pickens; 9 PM, Joanie Pallatto Quartet. Sat 6/23, Von Freeman Quartet. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/15, Long Count Trio. Sat 6/16, Ken Chaney Trio. Tue 6/19, Steve Kessler. Fri 6/22, Rankinfyle. Sat 6/23, Judy Roberts Trio. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Live jazz at 6:30 PM Sundays. Sun 6/17, Ron Maureen Christine Quartet. Sun 6/24, Brienn Perry Duo. 815-477-0340.

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

QUENCHERS SALOON 2400 N. Western: Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Jazz Solution with Tunia. 773-276-9730.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Mon 6/18, Jazz Solution with Tunia. 773-327-2739.

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

VELVET LOUNGE 21281:::2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/15 and Sat 6/16, Fred Anderson with Tatsu Aoki & Chad Taylor. 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. 312-791-9050.

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

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

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

international

concerts

RICARDO LEMVO & MAKINA LOCA Free concert. Thu 6/21, 7:30 PM (at Chicago Summerdance; preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-742-4007.

BILLY RIVERA CON SU ORQUESTA Thu 6/21, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-922-7827.

BOUBACAR TRAORE Free concert. Mon 6/18, 7 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

STEVEN VASQUEZ Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/22, 11 AM-2 PM, at the park on York & Western, Blue Island. 708-388-5735.

international

clubs

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

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

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

CIRCUIT 3641 N. Halsted: Wed 6/20, 10:30 PM, DJs Lulu & Luis; 11 PM, Orquesta Ases de Merengue performs at a salsa dance contest. 773-325-2233.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: Thu 6/21, 9 PM, Orquesta Isla, DJ Juan Carlos. 312-266-1944.

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

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

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Sun 6/17, 8 PM, Plena Libre. Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca. Sat 6/23, 10:30 PM, Mambo Express. Sun 6/24, Hot Domingos with David Rodriguez & Street Sounds. 312-362-9707.

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

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

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

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

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

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

classical

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

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Fri 6/22, 8 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with cellist Yo-Yo Ma (Boccherini, Tchaikovsky, Brahms/Schoenberg). Sat 6/23, 8 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with violinist Gil Shaham and flutist Mathieu Dufour (Bach, Beethoven, Brahms). Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with pianist Finghin Collins, violinist Pekka Kuusisto, and cellist Daniel Muller-Schott (Mozart, Sibelius, Dvorak). 847-266-5100.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 6/16 and Sat 6/23, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO AND PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC OF CHICAGO in a joint performance. Tue 6/19, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

MISHA DICHTER AND CIPA DICHTER pianos (Schumann, Schubert, Scriabin, Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff). Mon 6/18, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

DU PAGE COMMUNITY CONCERT BAND Mark Hengesh conducts a free outdoor concert. Mon 6/18, 7:30 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

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

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

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RECITALS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/15, 12:10 PM, organist Kevin McKelvie (Bach, Rebuke). Fri 6/22, 12:10 PM, organist Margaret M. Kemper (Bach, Raison, Kuchar, Popplewell, Langlais). 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

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

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Petrillo Music Shell, Grant Park, Columbus and Jackson: Sat 6/16, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves (Berlioz, Ravel, and others). See Critic's Choice. Sun 6/17, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Elizabeth Norman and baritone Kurt Ollman (Torke, Bernstein, R. Strauss). Fri 6/22, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with the Prism Saxophone Quartet (Barber, Bolcom, Korngold). Sat 6/23 and Sun 6/24, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with pianist Freddy Kempf (Pfitzner, Beethoven, Wagner). 312-742-4763.

ANNE KROEZE carillon. Sun 6/17, 6 PM, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn. 773-702-7059.

MENDELSSOHN STRING QUARTET with violist Atar Arad (Dvorak, Rands, Webern, Brahms). Thu 6/21, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

MEMBERS OF L'OPERA PICCOLA perform excerpts from Donizetti's Don Pasquale in a free recital. Mon 6/18, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094 or 312-744-6630.

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

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in public rehearsal. Sat 6/16 and Sat 6/23, 2 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

RICHARD SIEGEL carillon. Sun 6/24, 6 PM, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn. 773-702-7059.

LINDA WANG AND TATYANA STEPANOVA violin and piano, in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert. Free admission. Wed 6/20, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-1430 or 312-744-6630.

WHEATON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS Peter Lipari, conductor, with mezzo-soprano Christine Thomas (Gliere, Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff). Tue 6/19, 8 PM, Hubble Middle School, Roosevelt and Naperville Rds., Wheaton. 630-790-1430.

PIOTR ZUKOWSKI piano, in a tribute to Ignacy Jan Paderewski (Scriabin, Chopin, Liszt). Free admission. Sun 6/16, 6 PM, Wicker Park Lutheran Church, 2112 W. LeMoyne. 773-278-1500.

fairs & festivals

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

BACKYARD BASH Belmont and Greenview: Fri 6/15, 5 PM, Mos Isley; 7 PM, Mr. Blotto. Sat 6/16, noon, Calico Cats; 3 PM, Ekoostik Hookah; 7 PM, Radiators. Sun 6/17, noon, Arthur Lee Band; 1 PM, 56 Hoad Road; 3 PM, Shaffer Street; 5 PM, Hoochie Suit; 7 PM, Mr. Blotto. 773-665-4682.

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

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

HEART OF ITALY FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL Oakley and 24th: Fri 6/15, 6 PM, Stingrays; 8:30 PM, Intrigue. Sat 6/16, 2 PM, Happiness Club; 3:30 PM, Jack Miuccio; 5 PM, Chameleon; 6:45 PM, Lucia; 7:30 PM, Brian & Lisa; 9 PM, Lena Prima; 10 PM, Gigolo Johnny. Sun 6/17, 3 PM, Joe Martino & Luigi Lenzi; 5 PM, Chicago's Rat Pack with Jack D'Amico, Tony Ocean & Lonnie Parlor; 6:30 PM, Johnny Maggio. 773-625-0506.

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

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

JEFF FEST Higgins and Milwaukee: Sat 6/23, 4:15 PM, Robert Cornelius 7; 6:15 PM, Savoy Brown; 8:15 PM, Mighty Blue Kings. Sun 6/24, 1 PM, Fat Time; 2:45 PM, Maynard Ferguson; 4:30 PM, Dave Weld & his Imperial Flames; 6:30 PM, Rare Earth. 773-435-1250.

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

56TH ANNUAL NATSU MATSURI Buddhist Temple of Chicago, 1151 W. Leland: Sat 6/23, 12:50 PM, Buddhist Temple of Chicago Daruma Kokyo Taiko drummers; 3 PM, Na Kupuna Ukulele Club; 3:30 PM, Buddhist Temple of Chicago Daruma Taiko drummers; 5:30 PM, Tsukasa Daiko drummers. Sun 6/24, 12:50 PM, Buddhist Temple of Chicago Kokyo Taiko drummers; 1 PM, Liquid X; 4:30 PM, Buddhist Temple of Chicago Kokyo Taiko drummers. Festival also features classical and traditional Japanese dance performances, crafts exhibits, martial arts demonstrations, and haiku contest. 773-334-4661.

NORTH CHICAGO GREAT LAKES MUSIC FESTIVAL Foss Park, Sheridan and Foss Park, North Chicago: Sat 6/16, noon, Lamonte Boston & the Fabulous LB's Machine; 2 PM, Rock Star Club; 4 PM, Mighty Blue Kings; 6 PM, Josie; 8 PM, Koko Taylor & Her Blues Machine. Sun 6/17, noon, 90 Proof; 2 PM, Syleena Johnson; 4 PM, Funkadesi; 6 PM, Liquid Soul. 773-907-4955.

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

OLD ORCHARD ROAD ART FESTIVAL outside the Westmoreland Building, 9933 Lawler, Skokie: Sat 6/16 and Sun 6/17, 10 AM-5 PM, Jeffrey Michael, Stephen Mikes, Kayte Wolf & others. 847-673-0240.

ST. JOSAPHAT SUMMERFEST Belden and Southport: Fri 6/22, 6 PM, Big Guitars From Memphis; 8 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Sat 6/23, 3 PM, Blind Man's Bluff; 5:30 PM, World Class Noise; 8 PM, Hello Dave. Sun 6/24, noon, Professor John & His Band; 3 PM, Keith Eric & Waterhouse. 773-327-8955.

ST. PRISCILLA SUMMER FUN CARNIVAL Church of St. Priscilla, 6969 W. Addison: Wed 6/20, 6 PM, Band for Today; 7:30 PM, Left Hand Live. Thu 6/21, 6 PM, Devlin Dietel; 8 PM, Blind Man's Bluff. Fri 6/22, 5:30 PM, Roger Connelly & the Blues Merchants; 8:30 PM, Infinity. Sat 6/23, 8:30 PM, Legends. Sun 6/24, 12:30 PM, Pipes & Drums of the Emerald Society; 1 PM, Banjo Buddies; 2 PM, Three of a Kind; 4:30 PM, Fire on the Bayou; 7 PM, Beetles (Beatles tribute). 773-545-6157.

6TH ANNUAL SUMMER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago: Festival runs 24 hours from Fri 6/22 to Sat 6/23. 6 PM, Howie Day; 7:15 PM, Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca; 9 PM, K-Rad, TRS-80, Diverse, Ashtar Command; 12:30 AM, Slicker, Twine, Beneath Autumn Sky, Te La Fon Tel Aviv, Le Deuce, Forestter Cobalt; 12:30 PM, Blind Boys of Alabama; 2:30 PM, Chocolate Genius; 4:30 PM, AACM Ensemble with Ernest Khabeer Dawkins, Art Turk Burton, David Boykin, Malachi Favors Maghostut, Niki Mitchell, Taalib din Ziyad, Avreeayl Ra, Steve Berry & Vincent Davis. 312-280-2660.

TASTE OF RANDOLPH STREET Randolph between Sangamon and Racine: Fri 6/22, 5:15 PM, M. Headphone; 6:30 PM, Fat Time; 8 PM, Cracker. Sat 6/23, 2 PM, Lou Ford; 3:30 PM, Telstar; 5 PM, Marty Lloyd Band; 6:30 PM, Beanpole; 8 PM, Soul Asylum. Sun 6/24, 2 PM, Ebb N Flow; 3:30 PM, Giant Step; 5 PM, Big Sandy & his Fly-Rite Boys; 6:30 PM, Alex Chilton; 8 PM, Violent Femmes. 800-485-8085.

miscellaneous

CHICAGO GAY MEN'S CHORUS, HEARTLAND CHORUS Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, 8 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 773-935-6860 or 312-902-1500.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Sun 6/24, 4 PM, "Kids' Show" with Dorian Taj, Evelyn Weston, and Great Albiene & Bitsy. 773-227-4433.

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

MELODEERS CHORUS A cappella concert. Sat 6/23, 3 and 7 PM, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie. 847-673-6300 or 800-222-7552.

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

UNDER THE PICASSO Daley Center Plaza, 50 W. Washington: Free noontime programs. Mon 6/18, Ray Sassetti Orchestra. Tue 6/19, Fred Wayne Orchestra. Wed 6/20, Paul Ciminello Orchestra. Thu 6/21, Franz Benteler Orchestra. Fri 6/22, Brian Patti Orchestra. 312-346-3278.

UNISON CHORUS Thu 6/21, 7 PM, Louis Lerner Auditorium, Conrad Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln. 312-744-7616.

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