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Rock, Pop, etc.

concerts

AIR, SEBASTIEN TELLIER Sat 6/30, 8 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

BODEANS Tue 6/26, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

CHICAGO, MISTAKEN IDENTITY Sat 6/30, 8 PM, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Rd., Rosemont. 312-559-1212.

COULD IT BE MAGIC? THE BARRY MANILOW SONGBOOK Five cast members and a six-piece band perform a musical tribute to Barry Manilow. 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.

THE CULT, MONSTER MAGNET, STABBING WESTWARD Sat 6/30, 7 PM, Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee. 773-604-1644.

CATIE CURTIS "Girls on Top" benefit concert for the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois. Sat 6/23, 6 PM, parking lot, Firstar Bank, 5320 N. Clark. 312-201-9740, ext. 307, or 312-559-1212.

DANNY & THE JUNIORS, JOEY DEE & THE STARLIGHTERS Sat 6/30, 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.

5 AFTER 5 Free in-store performance. Fri 6/29, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, Rte. 83 & 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

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 See Critic's Choice; sold out. Sat 6/23, 6 PM, and Sun 6/24, 5 PM, Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee. 773-539-9429.

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.

BILLY IDOL, SLASH'S SNAKEPIT Tue 6/26, 7:30 PM, Riviera Theatre, 4746 N. Racine. 773-275-6800 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.

LIQUID SOUL Thu 6/28, 6 PM, northwest terrace, Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-665-7600.

LOW END SUMMIT featuring guest musicians and poets. Wed 6/27, 7:30 PM, Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division. 773-227-6117.

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.

MYSTIKAL, JAHEIM, PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT, NEVIA, CITY HIGH, SUPERVISION Sun 7/1, 7 PM, Arie Crown Theater, McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-559-1212.

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

PHIL ROCKROHR & THE LIFTERS Free in-store performance. Sat 6/23, 2 PM, Tower Records, 2301 N. Clark. 773-477-5994.

PSEUDO PROPHETS, CHICAGO HIP-HOP COLLECTIVE DJs spin dancehall, hip-hop, and house; hosted by Dolbonics. Sat 6/23, 8 PM, Axis Gallery, 1542 N. Milwaukee. 773-278-8351.

PUBLIC I Free concert. Thu 6/28, 5:30 PM, Bank One Plaza, 1603 Orrington, Evanston. 847-866-6319.

PAUL SIMON, BRIAN WILSON Sat 6/30, 7 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

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

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

VERNON TONGES, MATT MILLER, CHRIS LIGON perform at a screening of 16-millimeter films. Sat 6/23, 8 and 10:30 PM, Chris & Heather's Record Roundup, 2034 W. Montrose. 773-271-5330.

MICK TURNER, QUALIFIRE, ERIC MAHLEY perform at the Feast of the Senses art festival. Tickets available only at Reckless Records on Milwaukee. Sat 6/30, 8 PM, Corosh Loft, 1072 N. Milwaukee. 312-606-0750.

WEEK BACK Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/29, 11 AM-2 PM, at the park on York & Western, Blue Island. 708-388-5735.

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 6/22, 9 PM, Euphone, Lonesome Organist, Gaberdine. Thu 6/28, 9 PM, Groove Pushers, Descendro Allegro, Heavy Duty Felt (see Spot Check). Fri 6/29, 9 PM, Cigar Store Indians, Bottletones, Plan 9 From Outer Space. Sat 6/30, 9 PM, Lush Budget, Bluegrass Driveby, Sons of the Soil, Jennifer Peterson. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Ed Vantage. Thu 6/28, 10 PM, Frank Paul (no cover). 773-348-5100.

ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays through Saturdays after 9 PM. Wed 6/27, 9 PM, Hare. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Matt McBride. Thu 6/28, Trippin Billies. Fri 6/29, Mr. Meyers. 847-397-3100.

ARBOR VITAE 111 W. Jackson, Naperville: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/22, Bill Ward. Fri 6/29, Tunage. 630-778-9090.

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

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

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

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

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/22, Swinging Lovehammers, Chompsky, Asher, Futuristic Dragon. Sat 6/23, Ditch Farulla, Pruno, Ming, South of North. Sun 6/24, Roadside Attraction, Leslie Nuss. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Wed 6/27, Hello Hello, Matt Ross Renegade Quartet. Thu 6/28, Fiction 8, Azoic. Fri 6/29, Invisible Men, Speedbuggy, El Goto Diablo. Sat 6/30, Woggles, Guilty Pleasures, Havox, Cats & Jammers. 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. Saturdays, DJ Spin. Sun 6/24, DJs Slacky J & Red Lox. Mondays, Submit, Brian G, BJAK. 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 6/22, Detholz, Apartment, Chris Devin's Debacle. Sat 6/23, Reagan National Crash Diet, Israel, Sign of Chaos. Mon 6/25, Impolex G, Stargazer, Abeyance. 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 6/27, Phantom 45, 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 6/22, 10 PM, Naomi Ashley. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Switchback. Sun 6/24, Shirley Bock sings cabaret. Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Matt Weber. Thursdays, 9 PM, and Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Slam Papi's Postmodern Vaudeville hosted by Marc Smith. Fri 6/29, 10 PM, Fat Time. 312-226-6666.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover Fridays. Fri 6/22, Salvation Amy. Sat 6/23, Tractor Boy. Wednesdays, open jam session. Fri 6/29, Wombat Carnival. Sat 6/30, Rib Tip. 708-387-0050.

BROTHER JIMMY'S BBQ & BOOZE 2909 N. Sheffield: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/22, Trippin' Billies. Wed 6/27, Matt McBride. 773-528-0888.

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

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/22, Suede & Blue Roy. Fri 6/29, Weeds. Sat 6/30, Big Sweaty Men. 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.

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.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Tony Smith Show. Fri 6/29, 9 PM, Breezin plays dance music from the 50s, 60s & 70s. 847-647-8282.

CIRCUIT NIGHTCLUB AND REHAB LOUNGE 3641 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fri 6/22, Bill Bennett, Chicago Drag Kings, Celida, DJ Kevy B. Saturdays, DJ Hugo, DJ Lulu. Sun 6/24, 11 AM, DJ Jeff Soben; 9 PM, DJ Kevy B., DJ Jeff Berry. Tuesdays, 10:30 PM, DJ Lulu hosts karaoke. 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, 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. 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.

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 (6/28 with Brandie Madrid, Lisa Hemminger & David Clement). 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 6/22, Rebecca's Statue, Golden Egg. Sat 6/23, Copperminds. Fri 6/29, Cryin Souls, Heavy Weather. Sat 6/30, Butter Side Down. 773-528-7569.

CRISTAL 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/23, Midnight Sun. Sat 6/30, Deja Vu. 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 6/22, 10 PM, Perv 54, the Dog & Everything, Kameron Frye. Sat 6/23, 10:30 PM, Youngblood Brass Band, Pleasing Betty. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam hosted by Sam Cockrell & the Groove. Thu 6/28, 9 PM, Slum Village, Phife & Jerobi, Schoolz of Thought, Phat Kat, Mystic, Dwele. Fri 6/29, 10:30 PM, Then Again. Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Flathead Fillups, Three Dudes & a Dead Chick, Echo Base. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21611 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Restaurant with music at 10:30 PM on weekends. Fri 6/22, Core. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJ Retro Russ spins music of the 70s and 80s. Fri 6/29, Swinging Lovehammers. Sat 6/30, Mr. Blotto. 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 funk. Thursdays, 9 PM, DJs spin Brazilian jazz. 773-235-5700.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/25, 10 PM, Dave Siska (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 6/22 and Sat 6/24, 7:30 PM, Spider Saloff. Wed 6/27 through Sat 6/30, 8 PM, and Sun 7/1, 7 PM, Tommy Femia as Judy Garland. 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. Fri 6/22, DJ Tony spins Morrissey & the Smiths. Sun 6/24, DJ Traci Atoms. Mon 6/25, DJs Matt & Paul spin punk. Tue 6/26, DJ Dread Scott spins rock. Wed 6/27, DJ Lawrence spins country & western. Thu 6/28, DJ Chuck Wren spins Ska. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/22, 9:30 PM, Low Bread, Hustler, Custom On It, the Blow Up, Watershed. Sat 6/23, 9:30 PM, Exo, Iffy, Million Yen, Great Apes, My Regrets. Tue 6/26, 8 PM, Michelle Branch; 9 PM, Put-a-Pons, Viza-Noir, Pearly Sweets & the Platonics. Wed 6/27, 9 PM, Trouble Hubble, Smell, Ashley Smith, Post Office. Thu 9 PM, tribute to Jim Ellison with Nash Kato, Blackie O, Muchacha, Scott Lucas, Box-o-Car, Hushdrops, Chamber Strings, Starball, Johnny Polonsky, Yum Yum. Fri 6/29, 10:30 PM, M80s. Sun 7/1, 9 PM, Smog. 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 6/22, Shimon, DJs Ry-n, KC, Glyde & Phix. Fri 6/29, Claude Young, J.J. Jellybean, Snuggles, Phantom 45, Dr. Groo, 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 6/22, Jack Straw. Sat 6/23, Soul Pigs. Tuesdays, Modern Day Romeos, Wojdyla (no cover). Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/29, Cats Under the Stars. Sat 6/30, Decades. 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 6/22, Jostelen Weed. Sat 6/23, Strain Busy Sky, Bottle of Justus. Mondays, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Tuesdays, 45s. Wed 6/27, Aswah Greggori, Enforcers. Thu 6/28, Mike & Joe. Fri 6/29, Underwater People. Sat 6/30, Quantum Leep. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: 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. Mon 6/25, 9:15 PM, the Gist, Aziola Cry. Tue 6/26, 9 PM, Lucid 101, Katheter, Rain Gods. Wed 6/27, 10:30 PM, Lake Shore Drive, Twist on Fire. Thu 6/28, 9:30 PM, Stray Toasters, Morris Miners. Fri 6/29, 10 PM, Torben Floor, Alva Star, Beki Hemingway. Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Chubby Nothin' & the Bone, Mabel Mabel, Whimsical. 773-549-5549.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/22, Richard Lloyd, Steve Wynn (see Critic's Choice), Lupine. Sat 6/23, Yakuza, Bible of the Devil, Behold! the Living Corpse. Sun 6/24, 9 PM, La Makita Soma, 41 Rivers, Del Rey, Orange. Mon 6/25, 9 PM, Shame, TV Savage, Negligents, Spiders. Thu 6/28, benefit for the Baffler with Sam Prekop, Janet Bean, Tone B. Nimble, DJ Meow Mix (see Spot Check). Fri 6/29, benefit for the Baffler with the Goblins, Vandermark 5, Tim and Andy, DJ John Corbett (see Spot Check). Sat 6/30, 9 PM, Drapes, Tallulah, Shakes, Kiss 'n' Ride. Sun 7/1, 7 PM, Sainte Chapelle, Dan Friel, Ty Braxton; 10 PM, DJs Dante Carfagna, Supreme Court. 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 nightly, 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. Sat 6/23, Levi Levi, Odd Is He. 773-395-2700.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/22, Deja Vu. Sat 6/23, Libido Funk Circus. Wed 6/27, G'Tarman Dave. Thu 6/28, Weeds. Fri 6/29, Seventh Heaven. Sat 6/30, Seven Deez. 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 6/22, 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. Mon 6/25, 6 PM, Close Enough, Sloppy Meateaters, Unsung Zeros, Knockout. Tue 6/26, 7 PM, Callaghan, Freeze, Two Man Advantage, Phil A. Sheo. Wed 6/27, 7 PM, Rainer Maria, Get Hustle, Hertzsprung Gap, Jerk With a Bomb. Thu 6/28, 7 PM, Biddy Biddy Biddy. Fri 6/29, 6 PM, Goat Shanty, Bottom Line. Sat 6/30, 5 PM, Don't Look Down, New Mexican Disaster Squad; 10 PM, International Playboys. Sun 7/1, 5 PM, Honor System, Strike Anywhere, Six Going on Seven, Moods for Moderns, Life Detecting Coffins. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/22, 9:30 PM, Shaggers. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Rico. Tue 6/26, 8:30 PM, Fred Eaglesmith & the Flying Squirrels (see Spot Check), Kelly Kessler, Wichita Shut-ins. Wed 6/27, 8:30 PM, Hot Club of Cowtown, Terri Hendrix, Lloyd Maines. Thu 6/28, 8 PM, Flupway, Venus Malformation. 20th Annual American Music Festival: Fri 6/29, music starts at 5:25 PM, BR549, Pat McLaughlin, Morrells, Domino Kings, King Clarentz, Mike Plume Band, Jesse Dayton, Mama Digdowns. Sat 6/30, music starts at 1:15 PM, Alejandro Escovedo, Jimmy LaFave, Billy Joe Shaver, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Otis Clay & Gospel Crusaders, Victory Travelers Christian Choir, Jason Ringenberg, Hackensaw Boys, Mike Plume, Scotty & the Ligonaires, Trent Summar, Perla de Mexico. Sun 7/1, music starts at 1:15 PM, Marcia Ball Band, Del McCoury, Robbie Fulks, Terrance Simien, Billy Joe Shaver, Chicago Jazz Orchestra, Hackberry Ramblers, Wayne Hancock, Kevin Gordon, Ranch Girls, Chuck Hedges Swingtet. 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 6/22, Liplock. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). 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.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/22, 50 Lb. Head. Sat 6/23, Chucklehead, Who's This Mary?, Love 15. Wed 6/27, Nancy & Garret Showcase. Fri 6/29, Mickey Brothers, Wax Buddha. Sat 6/30, Roy Griffin, Aldridge Brothers. 773-489-5471.

GENTRY 440 N. State: Cabaret acts perform nightly. Fri 6/22, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris; 9 PM, Ginger Tam & Russ Long. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Debbie Matt & Jeff Roscoe. Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Beckie Menzie. Mon 6/25, 5:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9 PM, Robert Whorton & Beckie Menzie. Tue 6/26, 5:30 PM, Chicago Rose; 9 PM, Rudy de la Mor. Wed 6/27, 5:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9 PM, Rudy de la Mor. Thu 6/28, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Rudy de la Mor. Fri 6/29, 5:30 PM, Mark Farris, Rudy de la Mor. Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Rudy de la Mor. 312-836-0933.

GENTRY ON HALSTED 3320 N. Halsted: 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. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Nan Mason & Bill Underwood. Tue 6/26, 7:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Dan Stetzel. Wed 6/27, 7:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Thu 6/28, 5:30 PM, Jared Michaels; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Fri 6/29, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/30, 7:30 PM, Caron Buinis & Dan Stetzel; 10 PM, Mark Farris. 773-348-1053.

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

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

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Tue 6/26, open mike hosted by Carrie Grant. Wednesdays, Venus Envy. Thursdays, DJ Beth. 773-871-4210.

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

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

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

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/22, Giant Step, Braam, You're Pretty. Sat 6/23, Pedal Steel Transmission, Steepwater Band, Calico Cats. Thu 6/28, Hip Pocket. Fri 6/29, Cathy Braaten Band, Antje. Sat 6/30, J for Jules, Kat Parsons. 773-472-5139.

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

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. Sat 6/30, 10:30 PM, and Sun 7/1, 9 PM, David Gans. 773-465-8005.

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/22, 10 PM, Anomoanon (see Spot Check), Chestnut Station. Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Dishes, Wildbunch (see Spot Check), Mistreaters. Mon 6/25, 9:30 PM, Leroy Bach & Edward Burch (no cover). Thu 6/28, 9:30 PM, Moonshine Willy, Hackensaw Boys. Fri 6/29, 9:30 PM, David Singer, Plastics Hi-Fi, Clyde Federal. Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Thaxploitation, Michael Schenk, Competitor, Family Haircut. 773-227-4433.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/23, After Grace, Weed Street Band. Thu 6/28, Underwater People. Sat 6/30, Sofa King. 773-929-0944.

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

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/29, 9 PM, Marvin Tate's D-Settlement. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. 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. Mon 6/25, 7 PM, O.A.R., Left Undone. Thu 6/28, 6:30 PM, Nothingface, From Zero, Dog Fashion Disco. Fri 6/29, 7 PM, Cult, Monster Magnet, Stabbing Westward. Sat 6/30, 9 PM, Maxi Priest, Aswah Greggori. Sun 7/1, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Born into Kaos. 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 6/22, Heartsfield, Dry County. Sat 6/23, Isaac Hayes. Sun 6/24, 11 AM, jazz brunch with Dave Specter; 8 PM, Dub Dis. Mon 6/25, Gizzae (no cover). Tue 6/26 and Wed 6/27, Hot Buttered Soul (no cover). Thu 6/28, Souled Out. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, Sound of Memphis, Kirk Smithhart. 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 6/22, King's Highway, Frawd. Sat 6/23, Tim Mahoney, Spazmatics. Sundays, RPM. Wednesdays, Maggie's Weed. Thu 6/28, JGB, Rebecca's Statue. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, Mike & Joe. 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.

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 6/22, Halfway Jane, Seers Poncho, Smythes. Sat 6/23, Kokapelli. Sun 6/24, Mini Ruebens. Thursdays, acoustic jam with Arthur Lee. Fri 6/29, Rico. Sat 6/30, Leep 27, Kings Super. 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. 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. Sat 6/30, Aftergrace. 773-384-1040.

LILLY'S 2513 N. Lincoln: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/29, Travelbee. 773-525-2422.

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

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

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

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/22, Eggs@8:14, Serilian (benefit for AIDS Ride). Sat 6/23, Old #8. Tue 6/26, 7 PM, Wendy Morgan's Local Vocal Brew, Almighty Rogers (no cover). Wed 6/27, 7:30 PM, Michel, Half Mad Poet. Thursdays, Sonic Voodoo Night, Jeff Freling (no cover). Fri 6/29, Gravey, Wishlist. Sat 6/30, Milk Plow, Solar Trance, Render One. 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 6/22, 9:30 PM, Homunculus, Heavy Duty Felt (see Spot Check), Insta. Sat 6/23, 9 PM, Box-o-Car, Plastics Hi-Fi, National Drag, Jonny Polonsky. Sun 6/24, Bobby Broom Trio. Wed 6/27, Josh Richter Band. Thu 6/28, Cedarcase, Kelly Kessler & the Witchita Shut-ins, Paulina Hollers, Brother Greg. Fri 6/29, Fat Time, Funktelligence, DJ Rikshaw. Sat 6/30, Eddie Dixon & Grapeshot, Ruben Waters Loves You. 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 6/22, 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 (see Spot Check), Michael Franti & Spearhead (see Critic's Choice), Medicine Drum. Sun 6/24, 4 PM, DJs Abel & Ralphi Rosario, Jennifer Holliday. Tue 6/26, 7:30 PM, Our Lady Peace, Shades Apart; 10 PM, DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Wed 6/27, 7 PM, Mouse on Mars (see Critic's Choice), Him, Vert (see Critic's Choice for Mouse on Mars). Thu 6/28, 9 PM, Sheila Divine, Murmur, Emily Shrine, Summer League. Fri 6/29, 6:30 PM, Five Point O, Factory 81, God Forbid, Tub Ring. Sat 6/30, 7 PM, Smithereens, Slug; 11 PM, Seb Fontaine, Dave Ralph, Walsh & Sommer. Sun 7/1, Allister, John Brown Battery, Empyrean, Spitalfield. 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.

THE MUTINY 2428 N. Western: Tue 6/26, 9 PM, French Fence, Marathoner, Korpulent Killa (no cover). 773-486-7774.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: 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; 8 PM, Big Daddy Roaches. Sun 6/24, 1 PM, Dustin Parker Band; 5:30 PM, Peking Turtle. Mon 6/25, 5:30 PM, DJ Jim Jensen. Tue 6/26, 4 PM, Heartsfield. Wed 6/27, 3:30 PM, 2 Strung Out; 8 PM, Crosswind. Fri 6/29, 3:30 PM, Sweet Jane; 8 PM, Libido Funk Circus. Sat 6/30, 11:30 AM, Nicholas Barron; 4 PM, Roots Rock Society. Sun 7/1, 1 PM, Dooleys; 5:30 PM, Hello Mr. Arthur. 312-595-7437.

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

NERVOUS CENTER 4612 N. Lincoln: Sat 6/23, 10 PM, X-Space, Miles Tilmann. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/22, Mason Jennings, Jay Bennett, Delafields. Sat 6/23, Ghettobillies, Cedarcase. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Ken & Jim Show, Andy Caporaso, Steve Hunt, Gordon James. Mon 6/25, Tone B. Nimble, DJs Tee Bot & Anomaly. Thu 6/28, Uniform. Fri 6/29, Sig Transit Gloria, Five Dollar Foundation, Boy Lion. Sat 6/30, NYMB, Kleinfelter, Vortis. 847-869-0450.

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 6/22, Ruck La Rue, Wolcott, Wish List. Sat 6/23, Cats & Jammers, Amazing Kilowatts, Today's My Super Spaceout Day, Pistol Whipped; DJ Form spins late. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Mondays, Mental Graffiti. Tuesday, DJs Shon Dervis & Alo. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, DJ El Papichulo spins salsa & Latin grooves. Fri 6/29, Woolworthy, Cells, Mil Mulliganos. Sat 6/30, Bumpus, Nubile Thangs, DJ Actionslacks. 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.

115 BOURBON ST. 3359 W. 115th, Merrionette Park: Music at 9 PM. Sun 7/1, Fishbone. 708-388-8881.

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

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

LE PASSAGE RESTAURANT & YOW BAR 1 Oak Place: DJs spin nightly after 10:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Mandy Loomis, Gene Kilty, DJ Dayhota, DJ Mood. Saturdays, DJ Oscar McMillan, DJ Mood. Sun 6/24, DJs Bleu, 8fatfat8, Brian G. & Frique. Wednesdays, DJ Hector, DJ V. Thu 6/28, Alton Miller, DJ Mood, Kenny Carvajal. 312-255-0022.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Sugarfriedsuperos, the Sane. Sat 6/23, Dorks. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Tom Jasek Group. Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Secret Vitamin Shag. Wed 6/27, Amoreys. Thu 6/28, Novasonic, Stargazer. Fri 6/29, Smell. Sat 6/30, Royal Brown, Stockboy. Sun 7/1, 7 PM, Bruce Mak's Trio. 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 6/28, 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.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2400 N. Western: Sat 6/30, 9 PM, Chuck Cox & the Johnson Principle. 773-276-9730.

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. Sat 6/23, Christopher Lawrence. Wed 6/27, Derrick Carter, Tommie Sunshine. Thu 6/28, Josh Wink. Sat 6/30, Dayhota, John Curley. 312-733-6699.

RILEY'S ROCK HOUSE 110 N. Lake, Aurora: Music after 10 PM. Sat 6/23, Children of the Grave. Sat 6/30, LMNO. 630-896-1031.

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

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/22, 7:30 PM, Kristin Hersh, Nora O'Connor; 10:30 PM, Howe Gelb (see Critic's Choice), Catherine Irwin. Sat 6/23, 7 PM, Sara Osmer, Blake Zweig; 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. Tue 6/26, 8 PM, Nad Navillus, Rebecca Gates, Ben Connelly, Che Arthur. Wed 6/27, 9 PM, Jim White (see Spot Check), Puerto Muerto. Thu 6/28, 9 PM, Jim White (see Spot Check), Thin Man. Fri 6/29, 7 and 10 PM, Lowen & Navarro. Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Marvin Tate's D-Settlement, Solar Tribe. Sun 7/1, 8 PM, Deus Ex Machina. 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.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/30, Roots Rock Society. 847-991-2150.

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 6/23, DJ Gemini & friends. 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 6/30, DJs Gabriel Polermo & Jeff. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/22, Gavin Hardkiss, Lady D. Sat 6/23, Justin Long, DJ Sativa. 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. Thursdays, DJs Stax, Chris Bacchus, Justin Reed, Striz. Fri 6/29, Darrell Woodson, DJ V. Sat 6/30, Dave Brock. 773-549-4140.

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

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

SPUTNIK 18067 Dixie Hwy., Homewood: Music at 7:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Cullagin, Amona, Article. Sat 6/23, Staid of Mind, Gels, Homage Sun, So Far. Mon 6/25, Atari Star, Summer League, Under a Dying Sun. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by John Rickles (no cover). Thu 6/28, Kleenex Girl Wonder, National Splits, Your Dad. Fri 6/29, Seventies, Bluerock Targets, Short Round. Sat 6/30, Arrivals, Gadjits, Wolcott. 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 6/22, Knee Deep Shag, Peking Turtle. Sat 6/23, Pelvic Delta, East Village Project. Sat 6/30, Dahui, Lycophytha, Madoudembele, Jude Georgan, Phase 4. In the Lounge: Fridays and Saturdays, DJ Verb spins Motown, old school, and funk. Sundays, DJs Paulo & J.B. Mondays, open mike with Greg Golden. Tuesdays, "606" hip-hop open mike. Wed 6/27, 3'z Company. Thursdays, Shakejunt spins old soul, funk, and rare groove. 773-278-6600.

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

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

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Sat 6/30, DJ Mark Lewis, DJs John Curley, Marc Buxton & Jernell Geronimo. 312-491-9729.

TUCKAWAY TAVERN 2545 Plainfield, Joliet: Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Flocos. 815-436-9259.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: no cover. Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Jason Narducy, Katie Todd, Josh Ritter, Ebb-n-Flow. Sat 6/23, 10:30 PM, Orphans. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Gareth Woods, Julie Frost, Kat Parsons, Andy Levin. Mon 6/25, 8 PM, Ripley Caine, Travis Dow. Wed 6/27, 8 PM, Ellen Rosner, Antje, Ripley Caine, Summer Chance. Thu 6/28, 10 PM, Ralph Covert. Fri 6/29, 8 PM, Ticklepenny Corner, Joe Armstrong Band. Sat 6/30, 8 PM, Beki Hemingway, Jennie DeVoe, Sons of the Never Wrong. Sun 7/1, 7 PM, Rose Polenzani, Stuart Davis, Al Rose. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/22, Tom Spacy, Lite FM, 0 to 9, Sister Child. Sat 6/23, Dimilos, Rockstar Club, Pound 7, Pinch. Fri 6/29, Jesters. Sat 6/30, Synge, Greedy Gretchen. 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. 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 6/22, Aswah Greggori. Sat 6/23, Generations. Wed 6/27, Release, Tommy Joe. Fri 6/29, J.P. & the Cats. Sat 6/30, Smalls. 630-264-2739.

WATERLOO TAVERN 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/22, Marty Lloyd. Sat 6/23, Butterfat Mastermind, Soulfix, Plain Jane. Sun 6/24, Almighty Rogers (no cover). Tuesdays, Hello Dave. Wednesdays, Count Bop & the Headliners. Fri 6/29, Jaked. Sat 6/30, 56 Hope Road, Red Team. 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 6/22, Mickey Brothers. Saturdays, open mike. Fri 6/29, Groove Atron. 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 6/22, Lazo, Dansika. Sat 6/23, Gizzae, Melaku. Sun 6/24, Gizzae. Mondays, DJ Red Lox. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wed 6/27, Carl Brown. Thu 6/28, Belizian Vibes. Fri 6/29, Carl Malcolm. Sat 6/30, Dub Dis, Aswah Greggori. 773-327-4273.

WOODEN NICKEL 327 Waukegan, Highwood: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/22, Brett Cain Band. Sat 6/23, Michael McDermott. Wed 6/27, Hello Mr. Arthur. Fri 6/29, U.R.B. Sat 6/30, Lazy Dog. 847-432-6430.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/29, WNUR's Streetbeat 15-year anniversary party with John Tejada. Saturdays, DJs Jason Christopher & Tobias. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

TERRY ALLEN with the Panhandle Mystery Band. Fri 6/29, 8 PM, theater, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago. 312-397-4010.

EDDIE FROM OHIO, NADAS Sat 6/30, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-1322.

JULIE FROST Sun 7/1, 7:30 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

ROBBIE FULKS, JIM DEWAN, ELAINE MOORE perform songs from Nashville. Thu 6/28, 6:30 PM, Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

HACKBERRY RAMBLERS perform country swing at Chicago Summerdance. Sat 6/30, 7:30 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-744-6630 or 312-742-4007.

18TH ANNUAL HERITAGE FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL See Fairs & Festivals.

IDES OF MARCH Free outdoor concert. Fri 6/29, 6 PM, Millennium Plaza, South Stolp between Galena Blvd. and Downer Place, Aurora. 630-844-3640.

JANE BAXTER MILLER Free concert. Fri 6/29, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

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

TRICIA SEBASTIAN Free in-store performance. Fri 6/29, 8 PM, Barnes & Noble bookstore, Old Orchard Mall, 55 Old Orchard Center, Skokie. 847-676-2230.

LES WHISLER Sat 6/30, 2 PM, Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, Kendall College, 2600 Central Park, Evanston. 847-475-1030.

MAX ZBIRAL-TELLER Free concert. Sunday, 7/1, 5 PM, Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-4570.

folk & country

clubs

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

ARBOR VITAE 111 W. Jackson, Naperville: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Sat 6/23, Julia Fachet. Sat 6/30, Carol Kinsey. 630-778-9090.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Switchback. Wed 6/27, 9 PM, open mike with Matt Weber. 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 6/23, 9 PM, Devil in a Woodpile, Pettin' Party, Honeybees. Sun 6/24, Can-Ky-Ree. Sat 6/30, Susie & the Hollywoods. 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 6/22 and Fri 6/29, 9:30 PM, Sat 6/23, 10 PM, Dalriada. Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Three Men in Kilts. 708-687-9323.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/22, Salthill Mines. Sat 6/23, Larkin Brothers. Fri 6/29, Clan Na Gael. Sat 6/30, Dave Dunne & Blackwater. 773-282-7035.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: 20th Annual American Music Festival. Fri 6/29, music starts at 5:25 PM, BR549, Pat McLaughlin, Morrells, Domino Kings, King Clarentz, Mike Plume Band, Jesse Dayton, Mama Digdowns. Sat 6/30, music starts at 1:15 PM, Alejandro Escovedo, Jimmy LaFave, Billy Joe Shaver, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Otis Clay & Gospel Crusaders, Victory Travelers Christian Choir, Jason Ringenberg, Hackensaw Boys, Mike Plume, Scotty & the Ligonaires, Trent Summers, Perla de Mexico. Sun 7/1, music starts at 1:15 PM, Marcia Ball Band, Del McCoury, Robbie Fulks, Terrance Simien, Billy Joe Shaver, Chicago Jazz Orchestra, Hackberry Ramblers, Wayne Hancock, Kevin Gordon, Ranch Girls, Chuck Hedges Swingtet. 708-788-2118.

GOVNOR'S PUB 207 N. State: No cover. Wed 6/27, 7 PM, Terata. 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: Fri 6/29, 10:30 PM, the Blacks. 773-465-8005.

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

THE HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Tue 6/26, 9:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile. Thu 6/28, 9:30 PM, Moonshine Willy, Hackensaw Boys. 773-227-4433.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/25, 9 PM, Jim DeWan plays traditional Irish music. 773-404-9494.

NEWPORT COFFEEHOUSE 1121 Half Day Rd., Bannockburn: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/30, Steve & Jenny Moss. 847-940-7134.

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

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Sat 6/30, 10 PM, Homewreckers. 773-743-3355.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEEHOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:45 PM. Fri 6/29, Anita Silvert. 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 6/28, Cornmeal. 847-432-6430.

blues, gospel, r&b

concerts

BIFF & THE WAYBACKS Fri 6/22, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 6300 S. Robert Kingery, Willowbrook. 630-654-2078.

JAMES BROWN & THE OHIO PLAYERS with Jimmie Walker. Fri 6/29, 7:30 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312-559-1212.

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

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

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.

MAURICE JOHN VAUGHN BAND Free concert. Thu 6/28, 7:30 PM, James Park, Dodge and Mulford, Evanston. 847-328-1500.

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 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Allen Batts Band with Grana Louise. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/26, Chico Banks Blues Band with Zora Young. Wed 6/27, Grana Louise Blues Band. Thursdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, Chicago Rhythm and Blues Kings. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Lindsey Alexander Band with Zora Young. Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/26, Allen Batts Blues Band with Grana Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Mary Lane. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, James Wheeler Blues Band with Patricia & Shirley. 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 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Kinsey Report. Sun 6/24, Chico Banks. Mon 6/25, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/26, John Primer & the Real Deal. Wed 6/27, Pistol Pete. Thu 6/28, Chicago R&B Kings. 773-528-1012.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sat 6/23, 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 6/22, 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. Mon 6/25, jam hosted by Brother John. Tue 6/26, Joe Moss. Wed 6/27, Little Smokey Smothers. Thu 6/28, Eddie King. Fri 6/29, 5:30 PM, Giles Corey; 9:30 PM, Chick Willis, Nick Moss. Sat 6/30, 6:30 PM, Joe Moss; 9:30 PM, Johnnie Bassett, Bill Lupkin. 312-427-0333.

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

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/22 and Fri 6/29, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Mondays, DJ Steve. Wednesdays, DJ Brian. 773-384-2547.

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

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, 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. Fri 6/22 and 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.

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 6/23, 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 6/22, Nicholas Barron, Galaxy 5. Sat 6/23, Terisa Griffin. 773-395-0066.

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 6/23, 9:30 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. Tue 6/26, 8:30 PM, Nick Moss & the Fliptops (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam with Mike Wheeler (no cover). Sat 6/30, 9:30 PM, John Primer. 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. Fri 6/29, 9 PM, Marvin Tate's D-Settlement. Sun 7/1, 8 PM, Gwen Avery, Charlie Love Band. 312-362-9707.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Live music on the Back Porch Stage at 10 PM. Fri 6/22 and Fri 6/29, Chicago Redhots. Sat 6/23, Phil Armetta. Sun 6/24, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller. Mondays, Joanna Connor. Tue 6/26, Nick Moss & the Fliptops. Wed 6/27, Studebaker John & the Hawks. Thu 6/28, Joe Moss Band. 312-923-2000 or 312-527-2583.

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 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Nellie Travis. Sundays, Charlie Love & Lindsey Alexander. Mondays, Howard Scott & Andre Taylor with Nellie Travis. Tuesdays, Zanne Mack Band, J.W. Williams. Thursdays, 8 PM, Detroit Jr.; 10 PM, Charlie Love. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, Eddy Clearwater. 773-477-4646.

KOKO TAYLOR'S CELEBRITY 1233 S. Wabash: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Howard Scott. Sat 6/23, Bobby Slim James. Sun 6/24, 2-5 PM, gospel buffet; 8 PM, blues jam hosted by Joe Barr & Soul Purpose Band. Wednesdays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band (no cover). Thu 6/28, Nellie Travis. Fri 6/29, Grana Louise. Sat 6/30, Joe Barr & Soul Purpose Band. 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.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/23, Big Sweaty Men. Sat 6/30, Barclay Three. 773-252-1155.

NOAH'S ARK 3428 S. King Dr.: Sat 6/23, 7 and 9 PM, Shawnte (tribute to Yolanda Adams). Tuesdays, 7 PM, gospel poetry open mike (no cover). 312-225-1420.

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

PEEK INN 2825 W. Irving Park: Music after 10 PM. Sat 6/23, Rock Bottom Blues Band. 773-267-5197.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. 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 6/22, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. Sat 6/23, Eddie Campbell. Fri 6/29, Howard & the White Boys. Sat 6/30, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. 815-477-0340.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays and 9:30 PM Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Sammy Fender, Sugar Baby. Wednesdays, Matthew Skoller Band. Thu 6/28, Rockin' Johnny. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, Eddie King, Eddy Clearwater. 773-645-5200.

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

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

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

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE 21 E. Hubbard: Restaurant; no cover. Sun 6/24, 1 PM, Brian Perry; 6 PM, Wailin' Walter. Tue 6/26, 7 PM, Gregg Rockingham & Chris Foreman. Thu 6/28, King Corey. 312-527-2722.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/22, Maurice John Vaughn. Sat 6/23, Eddie King. Fri 6/28, Joanna Connor. 847-991-2150.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Fri 6/22, Rockin' Johnny Blues Band. Sat 6/23, Chicago Blues Angels. Mondays, Rockin' Johnny Blues Band. Fri 6/29, Felix & the Cats Blues Band. Sat 6/30, Scotty & the Bad Boys Blues Band. 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.

NICK BISESI QUARTET in a free concert. Wed 6/27, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

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.

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.

GEORGE COLLIGAN Free in-store performance. Sun 6/24, 12:15 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

EQUINOX 5 Free in-store performance. 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.

MALONEY GRANT JAZZ TRIO Sat 6/23, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, Butterfield & Naperville, Wheaton. 630-260-9900.

GUILLERMO GREGORIO'S MADI ENSEMBLE Fri 6/29, 6 PM, Instituto Cervantes, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan, suite 2940. 312-335-1996.

JAZZ AT SUNSET with C.O.D. All-Stars, Jerry Steinhilber Trio with Mike Kocur & George Garzone, Jodie Christian Quartet. Sun 6/24, 5 PM, Courtyard, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

JOHN KATTKE JAZZ TRIO Sat 6/23, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, 6300 S. Kingery, Willowbrook. 630-654-2078.

DAVE KOZ, MICHAEL MCDONALD, BRIAN CULBERTSON, NORMAN BROWN Fri 6/29, 6:30 and 9:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437.

SUMMER KWAI QUARTET Free in-store performance. Fri 6/29, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

911 MAMBO ORCHESTRA Latin Jazz. Fri 6/29, 7 PM, Loyola Park, 1230 W. Greenleaf. 312-427-1676.

PIANO Q in a free concert. Fri 6/29, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

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 (see Critic's Choice), Rob Ryndak, Ron Surace & Marshall Vente. Sat 6/23, 1 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

BILL PORTER ORCHESTRA performs ballroom music at Chicago Summerdance. Sun 7/1, 3 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 2 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-744-6630 or 312-742-4007.

ALEJO POVEDA LATIN JAZZ QUINTET Thu 6/28, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

JESSE SCINTO & THE DIGNITARIES Fri 6/22, 4 PM, Starbucks in Dominick's, Butterfield & Naperville, Wheaton. 630-260-9900.

KEELY SMITH 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 6/29, 8 PM, Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main, Saint Charles. 630-584-6300.

WEIRD SISTERS Free concert. Tue 6/26, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-7094.

jazz

clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. 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. 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 6/27, noon, Steve Sandner; 5 PM, Ron Dewar Quintet; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thursdays, noon, Rich Pardo with Joe Jaco & Danny Martin; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City All Stars; 9 PM, Ron Friedman Quintet. Fri 6/29, noon, Kim Cusack, Bob Neighbor, Tom Hope, Rob Amster & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/30, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Hinda Hoffman Quintet. 312-642-6805.

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

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

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Detour. Sun 6/24 through Sun 7/1, Bobby Lewis Quartet. 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: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Wed 6/20, Airborne. Wed 6/27, WesBound Trane. 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. Tuesdays, DJ Hide spins acid jazz. Thu 6/28, Barclay Trio. 773-384-2547.

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

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/30, Maralyn Gaza Trio. 773-489-4757.

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. Sundays, 5 PM, Gary Tu Trio. 847-969-9900.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Music at 10 PM. Tue 6/26, Vandermark 5. Wed 6/27, Fred Lonberg-Holm & Ken Vandermark. 773-276-3600.

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 6/22, Andy Meacham Trio. Sat 6/23, WesBound Trane. Thu 6/28, 8 PM, Scott Stevenson Duo. 630-377-9222.

ESPRESSO BREWERY COMPANY 1455 W. Lake, Addison: Music after 8 PM. Fri 6/22, Jeff Gilmore Group. Sat 6/23, Danlchaz Trio. Sat 6/30, Dave Gessner Duo. 630-916-6242.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Sun 6/24, 6 PM, Chicago Grandstand Big Band with Brienn Perry. Mon 6/25, 8 PM, Four Freshmen. 708-788-2118.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Fridays, 9 PM, Quiet Storm. 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. Sat 6/30, Dottie Hayes. 773-256-1570.

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.

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: Sundays, Don Walker Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, pro jam hosted by Alejo Poveda, Steve Eisen, Jose Valdes, and Thomas Kini. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. Thu 6/28, Dee Alexander Quartet. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: 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, Edward Peterson and Frank Catalano; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sun 6/24, 11 PM, Two for Brazil. Mon 6/25, 9 PM, Grazyna Auguscik Quintet. Tue 6/26, 9 PM, Bill McFarland & the Chicago Horns. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra with Kimberly Gordon. Fri 6/29, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Mothra record-release party; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/30, 8 PM, Matt Wilson Quartet; 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. Thu 6/28, 10 PM, Public Eye. 773-465-8005.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Mon 6/25, 8 PM, Yoko Noge's Jazz Me Blues; 11 PM, Colin Jones performs "Mr. Rhythm and Blues." Wed 6/27, 8 PM, Wabash Jug Band. Thu 6/28, 5 PM, Famous Door Theatre benefit with Steam; 9:30, David Young. 312-362-9707.

JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand: Music at 9 and 11 PM Fridays and Saturdays; 4, 8, and 10 PM Sundays; 8 and 10 PM Tuesdays through Thursdays. Fri 6/22 through Sun 6/24, Stefon Harris Quartet (see Critic's Choice). Fri 6/29 through Sun 7/1, Count Basie Orchestra. 312-670-2473.

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

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

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

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

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

LITTLE BUCHAREST & EURO CAFE 3001 N. Ashland: Restaurant & cafe. Wed 6/27, 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.

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: Tue 6/26, Wed 6/27, and Fri 6/29, 4:30 PM, Elaine Dame Duo. 312-565-6665.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Live music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Tim Green Trio. Sat 6/23, Brienn Perry Trio. Fri 6/29, Jeff Marx Trio. Sat 6/30, Marshall Vente Trio. 630-446-4001.

MILK PAIL Rte. 25 north of I-90, East Dundee: Jazz brunch 10 AM-2 PM Sundays. Sun 6/24, 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: Fri 6/22, 10 PM, Tiny Hairs, Eric Leonardson. Thu 6/28, 10 PM, Todd Munnik, Matt Bauder, and Jason Ajemian. 773-728-5010.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: 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 6/22 and Sat 6/23, Jeff Marx Quartet. Mondays, Alison Ruble Duo. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wednesdays, Dave Hiltebrand Trio. Thursdays, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Fri 6/29, Trio Colossus. Sat 6/30, Ken Chaney 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 6/22, 6:30 PM, Willie Pickens (see Critic's Choice); 9 PM, Joanie Pallatto Quartet. Sat 6/23, Von Freeman Quartet. Sundays, Urban Twist. Mon 6/25, Judy Roberts, Greg Fishman Duo. Tue 6/26, Billy Flynn Band. Wed 6/27, Trio Colossus. Thu 6/28, Tito Carrillo Quartet. Fri 6/29, Ted Sirota Quartet. Sat 6/30, Brienn Perry Quartet. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/22, Rankinfyle. Sat 6/23, Judy Roberts Trio. Tue 6/26, Steve Frisbie, Liam Davis Duo. Fri 6/29, Dave Hiltebrand Trio. Sat 6/30, Jeannie Tanner Trio, Sam Burkhardt Quartet. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Live jazz at 6:30 PM Sundays. 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 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 6/22, Sidney Miller & the Rite Connection. 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

AZUKAR Thu 6/28, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-922-7827.

AZUKAR Free concert. Fri 6/29, 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.

CHICAGO DIDGERIDOO CHORUS Friday, 6/22, 7:30 PM, Fourth World Artisans, 3440 N. Southport. 773-404-5200.

DEARBORN TRADITIONAL ARABIC ENSEMBLE Free concert. Thu 6/28, 7:30 PM (at Chicago Summerdance; preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-744-6630 or 312-742-4007.

PAULINA RUBIO, MDO Sat 6/30, 8 PM, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. 312-421-5121 or 312-559-1212.

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

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Sun 7/1, 8 PM, Irish jam session. 773-478-4408.

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

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

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

CIRCUIT 3641 N. Halsted: Wed 6/27, 10:30 PM, DJs Lulu & Luis; 11 PM, Orquesta Jesus Enriquez. 773-325-2233.

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: Thu 6/28, 9 PM, Orquesta Arabu, DJ Juan Carlos. 312-266-1944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Sat 6/23, 9 PM, Karl Watson & the New Dynamics, DJ Myke Wade. Sundays, 9 PM, DJ Joe spins African music. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/22, 9 PM, Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca. Sat 6/23, 11 PM, Mambo Express. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, 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: 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.

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: Mon 6/25, 7:30 PM, DJ Eddie "Mozkito" Cruz. 312-932-0006.

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

classical

AMERICAN BOYCHOIR Fri 6/29, 7:30 PM, Christ Church, 784 Sheridan, Winnetka. 847-446-2850, ext. 22.

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). This program is followed by a Martin Theatre "postlude" concert featuring pianists Eschenbach and Collins. Fri 6/29, 8 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with pianist Lang Lang in an all-Beethoven program. Sat 6/30, 8 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with soprano Adina Nitescu, mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, tenor Vinson Cole, bass-baritone John Relyea, and the Chicago Symphony Chorus (Verdi, Requiem). Sun 7/1, 7 PM, Christoph Eschenbach, conductor, with pianist Andre Watts (Schubert, Liszt, Schoenberg). This program is followed by a Martin Theatre "postlude" concert featuring pianists Eschenbach, Watts, and Lang Lang (Schubert, Schoenberg). 847-266-5100.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in public rehearsal. Free admission. Sat 6/23 and Sat 6/30, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700 or 312-341-1521.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF CHICAGO in a free concert. Tue 6/26, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

SEAN DUFFY carillon. Sun 7/1, 6 PM, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn. 773-702-7059.

DU PAGE COMMUNITY CONCERT BAND Mark Hengesh conducts a free outdoor concert. Wed 6/27, 7:30 PM, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 22nd St., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000.

EOS ORCHESTRA Jonathan Sheffer, conductor, with mezzo-soprano Michelle DeYoung (Webern, Schoenberg, Mahler/Schoenberg). See Critic's Choice. Mon 6/25, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

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 6/22, 12:10 PM, organist Margaret M. Kemper (Bach, Raison, Kuchar, Popplewell, Langlais). Fri 6/29, 12:10 PM, organist Alfonso Vega Nunez. 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: 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). Wed 6/27 and Thu 6/28, 7:30 PM, James Paul, conductor (Fine, Copland, Rachmaninoff). 312-742-4763.

JUILLIARD QUARTET with pianist Christoph Eschenbach (Beethoven, Schoenberg, Dvorak). Wed 6/27, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

MARINA LOMAZOV piano, in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, Liszt, Shchedrin). Free admission. Wed 6/27, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-1430 or 312-744-6630.

MEMBERS OF LYRIC OPERA CENTER FOR AMERICAN ARTISTS in Michael John LaChiusa's Lovers and Friends (Chautauqua Variations). Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, 7:30 PM, Merle Reskin Theatre, DePaul University, 60 E. Balbo. 312-332-2244, ext. 5600.

METROPOLIS YOUTH SYMPHONY Robert Ian Winstin, conductor. Mon 6/25 and Tue 6/26, 7:30 PM, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, 111 W. Campbell, Arlington Heights. 847-577-2121.

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE FACULTY MUSICALE Free admission. Tue 6/26, 7:30 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000.

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC INSTITUTE SOLO AND CHAMBER MUSIC RECITAL Free admission. Sun 7/1, 3 PM, Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, 700 University, Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

ELIZABETH NORMAN soprano, in a free recital. Mon 6/25, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 708-442-9453 or 312-744-6630.

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SUMMER BAND Don Owens, conductor. Wed 6/27, 7 PM, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 1977 South Campus Dr., Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

L'OPERA PICCOLA David Richards conducts Donizetti's Don Pasquale. Fri 6/29 and Sat 6/30, 7:30 PM, and Sun 7/1, 3 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-560-1072.

CHRISTOPHER PARKENING guitar (Bach, Dowland, Sanz, Weiss, Sor, Transman, Villa-Lobos, Torroba, Taffega, Albeniz). Thu 6/28, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

KURT DAVID PHILLIPS guitar, in a free recital. Mon 6/25, 7:30 PM, Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan. 312-341-3780 or 773-342-8142.

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

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC OF CHICAGO in a free performance. Wed 6/27, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

GERARDO RIBEIRO violin, with pianist Tatyana Stepanova in a free concert (Bartok, Ravel, R. Strauss, Beethoven). Sat 6/30, 7:30 PM, Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, 700 University, Evanston. 847-467-4000 or 847-491-5441.

JOHN W.W. SHERER organ (Bach, Mendelssohn, Durufle). Fri 6/29, 12:10 PM, Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago, 126 E. Chestnut. 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

RICHARD SIEGEL carillon. Sun 6/24, 6 PM, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn. 773-702-7059. Mon 6/25, 7 PM, Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe. 847-835-5440.

WHEATON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Peter Lipari, conductor, with trombonist Corey Kirpatrick in a program of Broadway music. Sat 6/23, 8 PM, Hubble Middle School, Roosevelt and Naperville Rds., Wheaton. 630-790-1430.

fairs & festivals

CHRIST COMMUNITY CHURCH FAMILY FESTIVAL Christ Community Church, 4300 N. Kedvale: Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Orchestra Ebenezar. 773-736-8596.

DOWNERS GROVE HERITAGE FESTIVAL features live music on several stages in central Downers Grove. Fri 6/22, East Stage, Curtiss and Washington: 4 PM, Lazo & the Radikals; 7 PM, Bandits; 9:30 PM, Lucky Boy Confusion. Beer Garden, Forest and Burlington: 3:30 PM, Breeze; 6:30 PM, Public I; 9 PM, Men of Our Times. South Stage, Maple and Main: 2:30 PM, Kraig Kenning; 5:30 PM, Tenry Johns; 8:30 PM, American English. Lot o' Fun Stage, Grove and Main: 6:30 PM, Fertility; 8 PM, Distorted Reality; 9:30 PM, Rypt. Pocket Park, Grove and Main: noon, Sisai. Train Station Area, Burlington and Main: 4 PM, Sisai. Sat 6/23, East Stage: 1 and 3 PM, Tom Chapin; 8:30 PM, Paperboys. Beer Garden: 11:30 AM, Jimmy's Bavarians; 2 PM, Beatle Brothers; 5:30 PM, Rico; 8:30 PM, Infinity. South Stage: 2:30 PM, Time Beings; 5:30 PM, Radio Player; 9 PM, the Fixx. Lot o' Fun Stage: 6 PM, And Nothing Less; 7:30 PM, Logan's Loss; 9 PM, Ophur. Tivoli Stage: 5:30 PM, Joel Daly. Train Station Area: noon, Sisai. Fishel Park, Grove and Main: 9 PM, Buckinghams. Sun 6/24, East Stage: 3:30 PM, Nob Hill; 6 PM, Bobby Sanders; 8:30 PM, Alan Gresik Swing Orchestra. Beer Garden: 11:30 AM, Three Men in Kilts; 2 PM, Mason River; 5 PM, Chaser; 8:30 PM, Eddie Butts Band. South Stage: 1:30 PM, Tumbleweed; 3:30 PM, World Class Noise; 6 PM, Big Guitars; 8:30 PM, Lynne Jordan. Lot o' Fun Stage: 6:30 PM, Seraphine; 8:30 PM, Kali. Tivoli Stage: 7 PM, Stardust. Fishel Park: noon, DuPage Symphony Orchestra; 1:30 PM, Downers Grove Choral Society; 3:30 PM, Choral Aires; 7 PM, Rhythm Revolution; 8:30 PM, Ides of March. 630-434-5555.

18TH ANNUAL HERITAGE FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL Fishel Park, Grove and Main, Downers Grove: Sat 6/23, 10 AM-5:30 PM, Tricia Alexander with Alpha Stewart Jr., Jim Bartholomew, Eric & Beth Carlson, Jones Family, Molly & the Tinker, Lee Murdock, Rick Neeley, Eric Noden, Shank's Pony, Andy Young, Thursday's Child. 630-968-5526.

JAMMIN' AT THE ZOO Lincoln Park Zoo, 2200 N. Cannon: Fri 6/22, 7 PM, Terry Callier; 9 PM, Richard Thompson. 312-742-2283.

JEFF FEST Higgins and Milwaukee: Sat 6/23, 1 PM, Cryan Souls; 2:30 PM, Bottle of Justus; 4:15 PM, Robert Cornelius 7; 6:15 PM, Savoy Brown with Kim Simmonds; 8:15 PM, Mighty Blue Kings. Sun 6/24, 1 PM, Phat Phunktion; 2:45 PM, Maynard Ferguson; 4:30 PM, Dave Weld & His Imperial Flames; 7 PM, Rare Earth. 773-435-1250.

LA LEY FOURTH ANNIVERSARY Plaza Garibaldi, 26th and California: Sun 6/24, 1-8:30 PM, Tigres del Norte, Michael Salgado, Banda Limon, Beatriz Adriana, Puma de Sinaloa. 312-421-5272.

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.

RE/MAX ROLLING FOR CHILDREN'S Grove 7 South, Lincoln Park, LaSalle and Stockton: Benefit for Children's Memorial Hospital. Sun 6/24, 11:30 AM-4:30 PM, Gary Filip with Christine Frizzelle, Keri Jonsrud, Dan Gillogly, Sami Scot & others. 773-404-3565.

ST. HEDWIG STREET PARTY on the grounds of St. Hedwig Catholic Church, 2226 N. Hoyne: Sat 6/23, 3 PM, Don Ambory; 4:30 PM, Seventh Heaven; 6 PM, Horner Park Jazz Band; 7:30 PM, Roots Rock Society; 9 PM, Psychodeli. Sun 6/24, 2 PM, Tiernoy Frasyl; 3:30 PM, George Gonzalez; 6:30 PM, Angel de Cuba & Combo. 773-486-1660.

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: 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 6 PM Friday through 6 PM Saturday. Fri 6/22, 6 PM, Howie Day; 7:15 PM, Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca; 9 PM, K-Rad; 9:45 PM, TRS-80; 10:35 PM, Ashtar Command; 11:15 PM, Diverse; 12:30-5 AM, Hefty Records showcase featuring Slicker, Twine, Beneath Autumn Sky, Telafon Tel Aviv, Le Deuce & Forester Cobalt (see Post No Bills). Sat 6/23, 12:30 PM, Blind Boys of Alabama; 2:30 PM, Chocolate Genius; 4:30 PM, AACM Ensemble with Ernest 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 CHICAGO features entertainment on several Grant Park stages. Fri 6/29, Funtime Stage: 11 AM, Dan LeMonnier; 12:30 PM, Faze 4; 1:30 PM, Dave Kinnoin; 2:30 PM, Ella Jenkins; 3:30 PM, Faze 4; 4:30 PM, Dave Kinnoin. Fox Bandstand: 11:45 AM, Deja Vu; 2:30 PM, Sherwood Conservatory Summer Vocal Ensemble; 3:30 PM, Chris Greene & New Perspective; 4:45 PM, Peking Turtle. Summertime Taste Stage: 12:30 PM, Bill McFarland & the Chicago Horns; 1:45 PM, Darwin; 3 PM, Lisa Rene Band; 4:15 PM, Turnstyles; 5:30 PM, Together; 6:45 PM, Deals Gone Bad. Family Village Stage: 5 PM, Kevin Fahey Jr. Petrillo Music Shell: 5:30 PM, George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic. Sat 6/30, Funtime Stage: 11:30 AM, Sears Associates Gospel Choir; 1:30 PM, Sears Multicultural Music Showcase; 4:30 PM, Wade Dooley; 5:30 PM, Sears Multicultural Music Showcase. Fox Bandstand: 11:45 AM, Tenry Johns; 2:15 PM, Chicago Drive Shaft; 4:45 PM, Karl Foxx. Taste Stage: 1:45 PM, Special Consensus; 3 PM, Hackberry Ramblers; 4:15 PM, Robbie Fulks; 5:30 PM, Don Walser & the Pure Texas Band; 6:45 PM, Mandy Barnett. Petrillo Music Shell: 5 PM, Waylon Jennings & the Waymore Blues Band with Jessi Colter, Asleep at the Wheel. Sun 7/1, Funtime Stage: 11:30 AM, Bill Hooper's Action Band; 2:30 PM, Missy Vail; 3:30 PM, Wade Dooley; 4:30 PM, Sears Multicultural Music Showcase. Taste Stage: 12:30 PM, Paul Tyler Duo Band; 1:45 PM, K.C. Williams; 3 PM, Chase Daniels & Western Star; 4:15 PM, Anna Fermin, Kelly Hogan & Sally Timms; 5:30 PM, Juleps; 6:45 PM, Charlie Robison. Petrillo Music Shell: 3 PM, Lee Ann Womack, Jessica Andrews, Allison Moorer. Fox Bandstand: 3:30 PM, Eat a Peach; 5:30 PM, Carlos Cannon. 312-744-3370.

TASTE OF RANDOLPH STREET Randolph between Sangamon and Racine: Fri 6/22, 5 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

CAT CARALANI Sun 7/1, 2 PM, Louis Lerner Auditorium, Conrad Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln. 312-744-7616.

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.

GUILLERMO GREGORIO'S MADI ENSEMBLE Fri 6/29, 6 PM, Instituto Cervantes, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan, suite 2940. 312-335-1996.

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

MAXWELL STREET KLEZMER BAND Free concert. Sun 6/24, 7 PM, Devonshire Park, Grove & Kostner, Skokie. 847-675-4800.

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. Fri 6/22, Brian Patti Orchestra. Wed 6/27, Chicago Gay Men's Chorus. Fri 6/29, Song & Dance Ensemble from Beijing. 312-346-3278.

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