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Rock, Pop, etc.

concerts

ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND Wed 6/19 and Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-902-1500.

ATMOSPHERE See Critic's Choice; free in-store performance. Tue 6/18, 4:30 PM, Tower Records, 2301 N. Clark. 773-477-5994.

BLINK 182, GREEN DAY Sat 6/15, 6:30 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

BLUE OYSTER CULT, MOTHER ROOT Fri 6/21, 7 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

BORIS THE SPRINKLER, BRIEFS Free in-store performance. Sat 6/22, 4:30 PM, Reckless Records, 3157 N. Broadway. 773-404-5080.

JAMES BROWN Sat 6/22, 5 PM, Hawthorne Racecourse, 3301 S. Laramie, Cicero. 708-780-7050 or 312-559-1212.

JIMMY BUFFETT Thu 6/20 and Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

THE BUZZ Free concert. Sat 6/15, 5 PM, Hamlin Park, 3035 N. Hoyne. 312-742-7529.

LIZ CALLAWAY performs "The Beat Goes On: Liz Callaway Sings the 60s." Fri 6/21, 8 PM, and Sat 6/22, 5 and 8:30 PM, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, 111 W. Campbell, Arlington Heights. 847-577-2121.

LES CLAYPOOL'S FROG BRIGADE All-ages show. Wed 6/19, 7:30 PM, the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield. 773-472-0449 or 312-559-1212.

CRACK: WE ARE ROCK See Critic's Choice. Tue 6/18, 9 PM, Butcher Shop, 1319 W. Lake. 773-771-7017.

DARK STAR ORCHESTRA Sun 6/16, 6 PM (all-ages show), Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

ELBOW Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 7 PM, Tower Records, 2301 N. Clark. 773-477-5994.

DAN FOGELBERG Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Star Plaza Theatre, I-65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville, Indiana. 773-734-7266 or 312 -559-1212.

EMILY HERRING & FRIENDS Benefit for the Lakeview Shelter. Mon 6/17, 7:30 PM, Lakeview Lutheran Church, 835 W. Addison. 773-327-1427.

PETER HIMMELMAN, ELLEN ROSNER 18 & over show. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

HIP NOZ Free in-store performance. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1144 Lake, Oak Park. 708-386-6927.

JAZZYFATNASTEES perform as part of the Neo Soul Explosion series. Wed 6/19, 7 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION features storytelling, dance, poetry, food, and music by Soldierz at War and others. Sun 6/16, 4 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

DOUG LUSSENHOP, ANTHONY MATHILE, JASON AJEMIAN, CGC, JEFF ECONOMY & CAROLYN FABER, FRONTIER perform as part of E3: Electronic Sound and Film/Video Art; free admission. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, GAR Rotunda, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

ELENI MANDELL Free in-store performance. Wed 6/19, 6 PM, Reckless Records, 1532 N. Milwaukee. 773-235-3727.

NAN MASON Sun 6/16, 6 PM, Bailiwick Arts Center, 1229 W. Belmont. 773-883-1090.

JAY MATHES Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

BRAD NEWQUIST tribute to Cole Porter; free concert. Thu 6/20, 7 PM, courtyard, Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton, Skokie. 847-673-7774.

OLD TOWN SCHOOL BEATLES ENSEMBLE, RALPH COVERT, NICHOLAS TREMULIS ORCHESTRA, TERRI HEMMERT & OTHERS Beatles tribute and benefit for Brendan Hedges Scholarship Fund. Sun 6/23, 7 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

OPEN MIKE hosted by Rob Anderlik. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 909 N. Elmhurst, Mount Prospect. 847-342-6421. Mon 6/17, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 49 S. Waukegan, Deerfield. 847-559-1999.

OUR LADY PEACE Free in-store performance. Wed 6/19, 6:30 PM, Tower Records, 1209 E. Golf, Schaumburg. 847-619-8777.

PHANTOM 3, MANHANDLERS perform at a "talk show" hosted by Brian Costello; free admission. Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Quimby's Bookstore, 1854 W. North. 773-342-0910.

POINTY TEETH Free concert. Thu 6/20, 7 PM, Bank One Plaza, 1603 Orrington, Evanston. 847-328-5864.

POISON, CINDERELLA, WINGER, FASTER PUSSYCAT Sun 6/23, 5:30 PM, Tweeter Center, I-80 and Harlem, Tinley Park. 708-614-1616 or 312-559-1212.

ARCHER PREWITT Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 12:30 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750.

DAVE ROHBOCK Free in-store performance. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

ROLLING THUNDER DEMOCRACY TOUR features workshops, speakers, vendors, and music performances on the following schedule: 11:50 AM, Carlos Ortega; 12:30 PM, Kuumba Lynx; 4:40 PM, Jeff Tweedy; 5:35 PM, Primeridian; 6:15 PM, Gingarte Capoeira; 6:35 PM, All Natural, Family Tree; 7:05 PM, Erykah Badu, Common. Sat 6/15, 9:30 AM-8:30 PM, Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph. www.rollingthundertour.org or 312-587-7060.

BOB SCHNEIDER, WAYNE 18 & over show. Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

BRITNEY SPEARS Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, United Center, 1901 W. Madison. 312-455-4500 or 312-559-1212.

SQUONK performs Burn, a "junk opera" adaptation of Dante's Inferno. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, and Sat 6/15, 2 and 8 PM, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. 312-722-5463.

THIS IS THIS Free in-store performance. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 15160 S. La Grange, Orland Park. 708-460-7566.

WEISS BROTHERS performs ballroom dance music at Chicago Summerdance. Sun 6/23, 5 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 4 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-742-4007.

WINANS FAMILY Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-559-1212.

Rock, Pop, etc.

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Mates of State, Appleseed Cast, Rabbit Rabbit. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Silkworm, Consonant (see Critic's Choice), Kadane Brothers. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Railroad Earth, Cornmeal. Tue 6/18, 9 PM, David Baerwald, Abra Moore, Kristin Shout. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Dylan Rice, Gaberdine, Cathy Braaten, Snaggs. Fri 6/21, 9:30 PM, Manplanet, Land of the El Caminos, Sons of Jorel, Bean Pole, Gavra Lynn. Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Cells, Atari Star, Kim, Just Add Water, Jezebelles. 773-478-4408.

ALUMNI CLUB 871 E. Algonquin, Schaumburg: Music at 5:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Matt McBride. Thu 6/20, Michael Rodio. Fri 6/21, Big Backyard. 847-397-3100.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: Thu 6/20, 9:30 PM, Aunt Janet. 773-348-5100.

BALLY MUCK 1930 Grand, Waukegan: Thursdays, 8 PM, acoustic singer/songwriter showcase and open stage with Eric Mickler, Chris Sipos & Johnny Rocker. 847-244-5636.

BARN OF BARRINGTON 1415 S. Barrington, Barrington: Fridays, 9 PM, DJs spin. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Hidden Agenda. Wednesdays, 8 PM, A.C.E. open mike. 847-381-8585.

BEAT KITCHEN 2100 W. Belmont: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM, later on weekends. Fri 6/14, Shadow Tribe, Zhenia, Big Tasty, Lyanna Figueroa. Sat 6/15, Monster Trux, Rosedales, Vacation Bible School. Sun 6/16, Nebula (see Spot Check), Tummler, Black Keys. Mondays, Pat McCurdy. Tue 6/18, Jackson Daley, Driven. Wed 6/19, 9 PM, Leon Russell (see Spot Check), Steepwater Band. Thu 6/20, Midnight Thunder Express, Swampass, I Love Rich. Fri 6/21, Old #8, Marlee MacLeod, Devil in a Woodpile. Sat 6/22, Menthol, Torben Floor, Kevin Tihista's Red Terror, Life at Sea. 773-281-4444.

BIG HORSE LOUNGE 1558 N. Milwaukee: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Glow, Architecture, Shifties. Sat 6/15, Pinheads, Urinal Mints, Dead Steelmill, Krunchies. Sun 6/16, Paul Draws Blank, A Month of Somedays, Best Days Behind. Thu 6/20, Jesus & the Devil, Returnables, Waste, Thee Lordly Serpents. Fri 6/21, I Decline, Trading Brains, Milkplow. Sat 6/22, Demilos, El Guapo, Hypnofugue, Kiss 'n' Ride. Sun 6/23, Hungry Housewives, Dutchmen. 773-384-0043.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Upstairs in the Entertainment Center: Tuesdays, 8 PM, open mike hosted by Frank Raven. 773-435-0130.

BIRD'S NEST 2500 N. Southport: No cover. Fridays, 9 PM, DJ Anacron. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, open mike. 773-472-1502.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Wed 6/19, 9 PM, Steve & Liam. Sun 6/23, noon, Lisa Weseman. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/14, Oucho Sparks, Recycled Future. Sundays, 9:30 PM, "Grateful Dead Jam Night" with Terrapin Flyer. Thu 6/20, Frank Catalano. Fri 6/21, Swivel Hips Smith. Sat 6/22, Ray's Music Exchange, Swivel Hips Smith. 773-384-8600.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/15, Undertoad. Wednesdays, open jam session hosted by Brother John. Fri 6/21, Phix. Sat 6/22, Smear Campaign, Callaghan. 708-387-0050.

BUCK'S GRILL 183 Main, Lake Zurich: Music after 7 PM. Fri 6/14, Jimmy Mac. Sat 6/15, DJ Tommy. Sundays, 3 PM, A.C.E. open mike hosted by Paul Allodi. Fri 6/21, Guitarman Dave. 847-550-1127.

BURKHART STUDIOS 2845 N. Halsted: Music and spoken word performances at 9 PM on Sunday nights (followed by an open mike). Sun 6/23, Barry Bennett & Louis Stockwell. 773-348-8536.

BURNING AMBITIONS 19 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Biff & the Waybacks. 847-358-0200.

BUTCH McGUIRE'S 20 W. Division: Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Sometime Singers. 312-337-9080.

CAL'S 400 S. Wells: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Sons of John Doe. Sat 6/15, Lone Assassins, Holy Ghost. Sat 6/22, 5 PM, Fergus Daley & Jessica Tilley, Thin Man, Naughty Candy, Los Gatos Diablos, Bleary, American Standard, Phenoms. 312-922-6392.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Mayflies of Johnson County. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-384-2547.

CANDLESTICK MAKER 4432 N. Kedzie: Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Williwaw Ensemble. 773-463-0158.

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

CHAMPS ROCK ROOM 5728 W. 87th, Burbank: Music after 10 PM. Thu 6/20, Sons, Bananasac, So Far. Fri 6/21, Disonic, Panic 12:52, Garbo Swag. Sat 6/22, Downbreed, Lifeblood, Chinese Downhill, Imperial DLX. 708-499-4140.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Fri 6/14, 6 PM, benefit for International Capoeira Angola Foundation with Hector Salazar & Guiselle Garavito (also features a breakdance workshop with Anacron and poetry with Motep). Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Stephanie Crawford, Bobby Irving. 773-743-5650.

CHERRY RED 2833 N. Sheffield: Tuesdays, 9 PM, Nicholas Barron. 773-477-3661.

CLUB FOOT 1824 W. Augusta: DJs spin alternative and rock music nightly at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/15, DJs Terry Fox, Mike Rytie, Scott Tomlin, Dave Roberts & Nancy Rapchak spin punk. 773-489-0379.

CLUB PM 2047 N. Milwaukee: DJs El Prieto, Alex Perez, Fantazma & Sombra spin Saturdays after 9 PM; live Latin rock bands in the Dirty Worm Room at 11 PM. 773-489-9600.

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

COYLE'S TIPPLING HOUSE 2843 N. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/14, Blues Monks, Nadafinga. Sat 6/15, Demolition String Band, Seed Band. Wednesdays, open mike. Thu 6/20, 10:30 PM, Urban Funk Ordinance. Fri 6/21, 10:30 PM, Knee Deep Shag, Other Side. Sat 6/22, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. 773-528-7569.

CRISTAL LOUNGE at Magnum's Steakhouse, 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/15, 7 Deez. Sat 6/22, Intrigue. 847-952-8555.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Fri 6/14, 10:30 PM, Strain Busy Sky, Gelheads. Sat 6/15, 10:30 PM, Maggie Speaks, 24 Elsinore. Thu 6/20, 10:30 PM, Suite 13, Left Setter, Blackmaker. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Javier Mendoza Band, Air This Side of Caution. Sat 6/22, 10:30 PM, Seven Day Run, Frawd. 773-327-1662.

CUBBY BEAR LINCOLNSHIRE 21611 N. Milwaukee, Lincolnshire: Music at 10:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Arra. Sat 6/15, Core. Thursdays, 8 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/21, Mike & Joe. 847-541-4700.

CUCINA BELLA 1612 N. Sedgwick: Saturdays, 9:30 PM, Suzanne Petri. 312-274-1119.

CURRAGH'S IRISH PUB 1700 Woodfield Rd., Schaumburg: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/15, Voices. 847-706-1700.

DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee: Music in the Piano Bar and in the Cabaret Room. In the Cabaret Room: Fridays, 8 PM, Blue Skies; 10:30 PM, "Naked: the Music of Leonard Cohen." Saturdays, 7:30 PM, Tony Rogers performs "Pop Psychology"; 10:30 PM, Foiled Again Trio performs "Hit Factory: Songs of the Brill Building." Sun 6/16, 7 PM, Phoebe Legere. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Mary Monica Thomas performs "Sepia Tones: The Music of Dorothy Dandridge." Thursdays, 8 PM, Ty Perry (tribute to the Beatles). Sun 6/23, 7 PM, Moonglow. In the Piano Bar: Fridays, 5 PM, Gwen Pippen; 8 PM, Andrew Blendermann. Saturdays, 5 PM, Gwen Pippen; 8 PM, Daryl Nitz & George Howe. Thursdays, 9 PM, Andrew Blendermann. Sundays, Mondays, and Wednesdays, 9 PM, George Howe. 773-278-1830.

DEJA VU BAR ROOM 2624 N. Lincoln: Thursdays, 10 PM, Bandoleros. 773-871-0205.

DELILAH'S 2771 N. Lincoln: DJs spin after 9 PM; no cover. Sun 6/16, DJ Mike Miller (tribute to Brian Wilson). Mon 6/17, DJ Mike B. spins punk. Tue 6/18, DJ Alex. Wed 6/19, DJs Jayson & Keith spin country & western. Thu 6/20, DJ Tony. 773-472-2771.

DOUBLE DOOR 1572 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Southern Culture on the Skids, Paladins. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, King's X, Tapping the Vein. Tue 6/18, 9 PM, Paperbacks, Zipperhead, Supermint. Wed 6/19, 9 PM, All Systems Halt, Bello, Sober Dozi. Thu 6/20, 9 PM, Dovetail Joint, Million Yen, Premium, Giant Step, Black Panels. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Lovehammers, Pinch, Last Vegas, Flynova. Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Wishlist, Forty Piece Choir, Celebrity, Wolcott, Nectar, Assassins. 773-489-3160.

DRAGONFLY 1206 N. State: Wednesdays, 11 PM, Bandoleros. 312-204-9991.

DUKE O'BRIEN'S 110 N. Main, Crystal Lake: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/14, JP & the Cats. Sat 6/15, Libido Funk Circus. Wednesdays, open mike hosted by Larry Welch (no cover). Thursdays, David Sarkis. Fri 6/21, Peg 7. Sat 6/22, Detours. 815-356-9980.

DUKE'S ROADHOUSE 6319 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Blue Lincolns. Fri 6/21, Hot Rocks (Rolling Stones tribute band). 708-788-4065.

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, the Lash, King Solomon's Grave, Tim Nolan, Michael Rodio. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Then Again, Charleston Sound Machine, Guitarman Dave. Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Paul Allodi (no cover). Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, 44s (no cover). Wed 6/19, 9 PM, Samples. Thursdays, 9:30 PM, Catfight. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Friends of Pete, Gina Gonzalez, Paul Allodi. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Bottle of Justus, Calico Cats, Gina Gonzalez, Joe Davis, Rachel Katzman, Paul Allodi. 847-358-9150.

ELBO ROOM 2871 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/14, Water on Electricity, Bigfur, Butterfat Mastermind. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Bill Quateman; 10 PM, New Duncan Imperials, Rusk, Goodwill Ambassadors. Sundays, Sumo. Tue 6/18, Model One, Cellar. Wed 6/19, Stigma Doll, Fuse. Thu 6/20, Synge, Gaskit, 13 Flowers, Penny Dreadful, 2 Ton Levy. Fri 6/21, Punsapaya, Gelheads, Lyla Stone, Mabel Mabel, Gayle Ritt. Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, Pinch, Bicycle Tricycle, Starball, Carbonfour, Regal Standard. 773-549-5549.

EMERALD ISLE 6686 N. Northwest Hwy.: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14, the Blast. Sat 6/15, Pearl Street Band. Fri 6/21, Reverb. Sat 6/22, Top Nine at Nine. 773-775-2848.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Mary Timony (see Spot Check), 41 Rivers, Casey Meehan & the Late Night Radio. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Archer Prewitt, National Trust, Janet Bean & Concertina Wire. Sun 6/16, 8:30 PM, Last of the Juanitas, Runner, Rockets Red Glare, Common Cold. Mon 6/17, 9:30 PM, the Rapture, the Lack, Crack: We Are Rock (see Critic's Choice). Tue 6/18, 9:30 PM, Fucking Champs (see Spot Check), Drunk Horse, Cherry Valence. Wed 6/19, 9:30 PM, Ugly Casanova, Kingsbury Manx, Che Arthur Workshop. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Quintron & Miss Pussycat (see Spot Check), Misty Martinez, Magic Is Kuntmaster. Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Rock & Wrestling with Kalamazoo Precinct of Women Wrestlers, the Clap; 10 PM, Milemarker, 90 Day Men, Denali. Sun 6/23, 9 PM, Western Keys, Bright Lights, Love Letter, Scrabble. 773-276-3600.

EXIT 1315 W. North: Thu 6/20, 10 PM, Acumen Nation, Bile, Project .44. Fri 6/21, 9:45 PM, DJ? Acucrack, DJ Odd, Angel B. & J.T. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Micronaut, Pointy Teeth, Odd*is*he. 773-395-2700.

FAMOUS FREDDIE'S ROADHOUSE 1799 S. Busse, Mount Prospect: Music at 8 PM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9 PM Saturdays; no cover. Fri 6/14, Lisa Rene. Sat 6/15, XLR8. Fri 6/21, JP & the Cats. Sat 6/22, Kato the Houseboy. 847-593-2200.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Music after 9:30 PM. Sat 6/22, Midnight Renegades. 773-685-8083.

FAT BEAN 2959 Artesian, Naperville: No cover. Fridays, 7 PM, open mike. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Wandering Endorphin. Sat 6/22, 7:30 PM, Aaron Krueger Duo, Mike O'Cull. 630-922-9821.

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

FIRESIDE BOWL 2646 W. Fullerton: All-ages shows nightly. Fri 6/14, 6 PM, Bloodlet, Sky Came Falling, Hotwire; 10 PM, Dead Low Tide, Where the Moon Came From, Switchblade Romance. Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Pretty Girls Make Graves, Redline, Hudson Falcons, the Banned. Sun 6/16, 8 PM, Riff Randells, Returnables, Scissors. Mon 6/17, 6 PM, Student Rick, Knuckleduster, I Farm, Fonzarellies. Tue 6/18, 6 PM, Thrice, Recover, Brand New, Much the Same. Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Fucking Champs (see Spot Check), Cherry Valence, Drunk Horse. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Quintron & Miss Pussycat (see Spot Check), Magas, Demolition Dollrods, Ghost Arcade. Fri 6/21, 6 PM, Dillinger Escape Plan, Nora, Drowning Man; 10 PM, Blackbirds, Young People, My Name Is Rar-Rar. Sat 6/22, 5 PM, Cadillac Blindside, Schatzi, John Brown Battery, Bitchin, Pezz; 10 PM, Tekulvi, L'Spaerow, Chin Up Chin Up, An Automotive. Sun 6/23, 5 PM, La Mantra de Fhiqria, An Albatross, Pelican, Holy Fallout. 773-486-2700.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Brave Combo. Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Beatle Brothers. Tue 6/18, 8:30 PM, open stage hosted by Link Freeman with A.B. Thu 6/20, 9 PM, Little Blue. Fri 6/21, 9:30 PM, Mac McAnally. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Sleepy LaBeef. 708-788-2118.

FIZZ BAR & GRILL 3220 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/14, 8:30 PM, and Wed 6/19, 8 PM, "Dancing To Nite" with Thomas Gunther & the Jump 'Til Dawn Combo (call 773-348-6088 for tickets). Mondays, 9:30 PM, open mike. Tuesdays, 8:30 PM, Steve Z sings the songs of Frank Sinatra. 773-348-6000.

FLATLANDER'S Milwaukee & Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire: Restaurant and bar with music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Crazy Diamond (Pink Floyd tribute band). Sat 6/15, Dirty Love. Sat 6/22, Yes Men. 847-821-1234.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM on Fridays, 9 PM on Saturdays. Fri 6/14, Avenue Max. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, DJs spin music of the 70s and 80s (no cover). Fri 6/21, Gypsi Fari. 630-416-4898.

FREDDY'S RIBHOUSE 26 W. Hubbard: Nightly at 8 PM, Howl at the Moon dueling baby grand piano players lead a singalong. 312-863-7427.

FUEL 3724 N. Clark: Fridays through Sundays, 9 PM-3 AM, DJ James Cantrel. 773-248-3330.

GALLERY CABARET 2020 N. Oakley: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/14, Grandpa's Pants, Fantastic Pickle. Sat 6/15, E.S.B., Umbrella Unlimited. 773-489-5471.

GENTRY 440 N. State: Cabaret acts perform nightly. Fri 6/14, 5:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9 PM, Alexandra Billings & Bill Underwood. Saturdays, 10 PM, Jeff Roscoe. Sundays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Jeff Roscoe. Mon 6/17, 9 PM, Jeremy Rill & Beckie Menzie. Tue 6/18, 9 PM, Beckie Menzie. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Jeff Roscoe. Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Jeff Roscoe. Fri 6/21, 5:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9 PM, Alexandra Billings & Bill Underwood. 312-836-0933.

GENTRY ON HALSTED 3320 N. Halsted: Fri 6/14 and Fri 6/21, 7:30 PM, Catherine Smitko & Lex McCauley; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Jeremy Rill & Ben Hartman; 10 PM, Jen Porter. Sundays, 6 PM, Honey West & Russ Long; 9:30 PM, Alexandra Billings & Bill Underwood. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Jeff Roscoe; 9:30 PM, Nan Mason & Bill Underwood. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Jen Porter; 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Dan Stetzel. Wed 6/19, 7:30 PM, Justin Hayford; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, Jared Saunders; 9:30 PM, Mark Farris. Sat 6/22, 7:30 PM, Steve Kimbrough & John Paluch; 10 PM, Mark Farris. 773-348-1053.

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

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by Little Roach. Wed 6/19, 9:30 PM, Blaq Lily (no cover). 773-871-4210.

GOOSE ISLAND BREWERY 3535 N. Clark: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Halfway Jane. Sat 6/15, Westfall. 773-549-9624.

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

GUNTHER MURPHY'S 1638 W. Belmont: Music after 10 PM on weekends, 9:30 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/14, Rattlebox, Hi Fi & the Roadburners, Gin Palace Jesters. Sat 6/15, Head Down, Audio ID, Warbrides. Sundays, DJ Bernie. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Magnaphonic, Kevin Lee, Epicycle, June. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Big Hello, Evelyn Forever, Lovelies, Wombats, Van Go, Missile. Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Great Crusades, Rockit, Monovox, Etiquette, Rolls, Chlorine. 773-472-5139.

HARRIGAN'S 2816 N. Halsted: Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Ethan Sellers. 773-248-5933.

HARRY'S VELVET ROOM 56 W. Illinois: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Apsaras Dreaming. DJs spin 11 PM-4 AM Saturdays and Thursdays. 312-527-5600.

HEARTLAND CAFE 7000 N. Glenwood: Bar and restaurant with music. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, David Rovics & GEO Speedwagon (benefit for the Strike Fund for workers at the Carousel Linen plant). 773-465-8005.

HIDEOUT 1354 W. Wabansia: Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Bric-a-Brac, Singing Flowers, Tallulah. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Barbez (see Spot Check), Children's Hour; 12:30 AM, DJs Mr. Rudy Day & Mr. Sniffles. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Nad Navillus, Rivulets, Ashtray Hearts. Mondays, 10 PM, Cantina (no cover). Wed 6/19, 10 PM, Eleni Mandell, Sweeder. Thu 6/20, 9:30 PM, Pleasure Forever, Happy Supply, Your Enemies' Friends. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, "Tiki to Everywhere" with DJ Richard Pierson, Na Kupuna Ukulele Club, Lani & friends, Sergio Mayora. Sat 6/22, 2:30 PM, Turner Joy, National Jet Set, Plane; 10 PM, Rocket No. 9, Ambivert; 12:30 AM, DJ Ray_rod. Sun 6/23, 9 PM, On Fillmore, Minamo, Tim Barnes & Josh Abrams, Aero with Collin Olan. 773-227-4433.

HI-TOPS 3551 N. Sheffield: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Tuesdays, open mike with Second Nature. Thu 6/20, Quarterlife, Real Deal. 773-348-0009.

HOG HEAD McDUNNA'S 1505 W. Fullerton: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays. Sat 6/15, Pat McCurdy. Thu 6/20, Airport Lounge, Seed Band. Fri 6/21, District, Opal Candy, Smythe. 773-929-0944.

HOLLYWOOD EAST 5650 N. Broadway: Reggae, soca, punta, and soul music at 10 PM. Thursdays, open mike with the Shifters. 773-271-4711.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/14, 8 PM, "Equal Footing Equal Earing" performance series with Matthew Lux with dance group Hi! Performance, percussionist and composer David Pavkovic with dancer and choreographer Juan-Gabriel Estrada. Tue 6/18, 9 PM, "School's Out!" hip-hop series with Kayo, Kevin Coval, Triple Black, Poetree Chicago, Malik Yusef, Rec Center, Absolute Ikon, Motep & others. Thu 6/20 and Fri 6/21, 8 PM, "Equal Footing Equal Earing" performance series with Madshak Dance Company with music by the Eternals, choreographer Suzanne Dado and music by Him. 312-362-9707.

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Tuesdays, Maya. 773-486-4093.

HOULIHAN'S 56 Oakbrook Shopping Center, Oak Brook: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Thu 6/20, Steve Roth & Michelle Rante. 630-573-0220.

HOULIHAN'S 125 Old Orchard Arcade, Skokie: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Wed 6/19, Shawn & Jenell. 847-674-5490.

HOUSE OF BLUES 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Robben Ford, Sonny Landreth. Sat 6/15, 6:45 PM, Default, Injected, Greenwheel. Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Six Feet Under, Skinless, Sworn Enemy, Bad Luck 13 Riot Extravaganza. Mon 6/17, 6:45 PM, Superjoint Ritual, Skinlab, Speedealer. Thu 6/20, 7 PM, Social Distortion, Hangmen (see Spot Check; sold out). Fri 6/21, 7 PM, Social Distortion, Lost City Angels (sold out). Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Social Distortion, Lost City Angels; 12:30 AM, Jesus Jones. 312-923-2000 or 312-559-1212.

HOUSE OF BLUES HOTEL 333 N. Dearborn: Music in the Kaz Bar; no cover. Mon 6/17, 6 PM, Jars of Clay (no cover). 312-245-0333.

ISAAC HAYES 739 N. Clark: Music after 9 PM. Mondays, open mike. 312-266-2400.

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

JD MUGGS 437 S. Addison Rd., Addison: Mondays, 9 PM, open mike hosted by Chris Michaels. 630-833-2570.

JOE'S 940 W. Weed: Bar and restaurant with music at 10 PM. Fri 6/14, Underwater People, Catfight. Sat 6/15, John Eddie, Arra, Only Infinity, Murph's Band & others perform at the bar's fifth anniversary party. Fri 6/21, Wooten Brothers, Stormy Monday. Sat 6/22, Mike & Joe, Tuck Pence. 312-337-3486.

JOY-BLUE 3998 N. Southport: Wednesdays, 9 PM, open mike. 773-477-3330.

LA JUSTICIA 3901 W. 26th: Thu 6/20, 10 PM, Karaoke Espanol. Fri 6/21, 9 PM, Uno de Mas, Monospit, Zamandoque Tarahum, Asalto Rebelde, Sobredosis, Jaula. 773-522-0041.

KITSCH'N 2005 W. Roscoe: Restaurant; no cover. Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Chris Connelly. 773-248-7372.

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/14, June, Radio Flyer, Seeking Homer. Sat 6/15, Drawing a Blank, Yes Men, Twelve Ax 2. Wed 6/19, Phil Angotti, Geoff Benge. Thu 6/20, Hundo. Fri 6/21, Analog Radio, Fin, Cycle Something, Unibrow. Sat 6/22, Mystechs, Dremana, Clip, Purrbox. 773-975-0505.

LEG ROOM 7 W. Division: DJs spin Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-4 AM, and Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM. Fridays and Saturdays, Joe Woodson. Sundays and Thursdays, Johnny Price. 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, Mike O'Connell. Tuesdays, Rich Gonshak, Todd Harper, Victor Mariano. Wednesdays, Herb & Mike, DJ JSJ. 773-665-1110.

LIFE'S TOO SHORT 1177 N. Elston: Music at 10 PM. Thursdays, open mike. 773-384-1040.

LONG ROOM 1612 W. Irving Park: Sundays, 10:30 PM, Nicholas Barron Galaxy 5. 773-665-4500.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Buzz Kilman & the Blues Rocket Scientists, Sal Fortunato & His Fabulous Stingrays. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Wax Buddha, Rollover, Agave. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Product, Lunar Pilots (no cover). Tue 6/18, 9 PM, Sag Town Hustlers (no cover). Wed 6/19, 9 PM, 3 Card Guts (no cover). Thu 6/20, 9 PM, E-Mics, Ghettobillies, Soulfix. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Electric, Bob Rising & the Suck City, Newsflash, Joe Bigsley. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Nectarine Knockout, Gravey, Adam Wyle. 773-871-3757.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Motion for Alliance, 1000 Vertical Feet. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Mason Jennings, Thedamnwells. Sun 6/16, 4 PM, Jim McCandless. Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Hillbilly Winos, Motion to Fix (no cover). Thu 6/20, 9 PM, Meringue, Bric-a-Brac, Danger Adventure. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Baldwin Brothers, J. Davis Trio, Rachel Yamagata. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Nadas, Digs, Devastation Wagon, Zen Darlings. 773-404-9494.

McGEE'S 950 W. Webster: Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Mini-Reubens. Sun 6/16, 8:30 PM, Pat McCurdy. 773-549-8200.

MELANGE BLUE 2809 Butterfield, Oak Brook: Restaurant and tapas bar; no cover. Fridays, 4:30 PM-1 AM, DJs spin. Saturdays, 5:30 PM, Steve Blair & the Melange Blue Band; 8:30 PM-2 AM, DJs spin. 630-571-3600.

METRO 3730 N. Clark: Fri 6/14, 6:30 PM, Showoff, Allister, August Premier, 504 Plan (all-ages show). Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Snoop Dogg (18 & over show; sold out). Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Strung Out, Poison the Well, Rise Against, Rufio (all-ages show). Mon 6/17, 6 PM, Atmosphere with Slug (see Critic's Choice), Mr. Dibbs & Crescent Moon, Deejaybird, Mac Lethal, Molemen with Prime, Infinito & Madd Crates, Musab, Los Nativos, DJ PNS. Tue 6/18, 7 PM, INXS. Thu 6/20, 6 PM, Blank Theory, Life Without, Crash Poet, Reforma, A Colder Year. Fri 6/21, 6 PM, Duvall. Plain White T's, 12 Rods, Onlinedrawing, Retro Morning. Sat 6/22, 6 PM, Gravelbone, Yakuza, Stripping the Pistol, Mighty Fine Machine, Swidden. 773-549-0203.

METRO DELI & CAFE Union Station, Canal & Adams: Music at 3:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Neil Rose Duo. Fri 6/21, Fabulous Frank & Dave. 312-655-0600.

MICKEY FINN'S 412 N. Milwaukee, Libertyville: Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Second Nature (no cover). 847-362-6688.

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

MRS. P & ME 100 E. Prospect, Mount Prospect: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/22, Paul Allodi & the A.C.E. All Stars. 847-259-9724.

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

MR. G'S SUPPER CLUB 1547 W. 87th: Fri 6/21, 9:30 PM, Nanette Frank, Lakeshia Derden, Ella Moore, Kee-von. 773-445-2020.

MULLEN'S 3527 N. Clark: DJs spin Fridays and Saturdays at 9 PM. 773-325-2319.

THE MUTINY 2428 N. Western: Music after 10 PM; no cover. Wednesdays, karaoke hosted by Teri Garcia. 773-486-7774.

NAVY PIER BEER GARDEN 600 E. Grand: Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Smalls. Sat 6/15, 3:30 PM, Bert Cattoni; 8 PM, the Business. Sun 6/16, 1 PM, Montgomery Street; 6 PM, Maggie Speaks. Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Chicago Cats. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Voodoo Jones. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, World Class Noise. Sat 6/22, 3:30 PM, Junior & the Ignitors; 8 PM, Jan James. Sun 6/23, 1 PM, 4 Man Band; 6 PM, Rico. 312-595-7437.

NEVIN'S LIVE 1450 Sherman, Evanston: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Siderunners, Lolita Haze, Bleary. Tue 6/18, 8 PM, XY Boom (tribute to Aretha Franklin). Fri 6/21, 9:30 PM, Chris Mills, Nora O'Connor, Thin Man. Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, LAX, Larry O. Dean & the Me Decade, Matt Keating. Sun 6/23, 9 PM, Polkacide, Polkaholics. 847-869-0450.

NIGHTCAP 5007 W. Irving Park: Thu 6/20, 8:30 PM, Dropmouth, 7 Degrees From Center, War Babies. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Nine24, Spent, Rebels Without Applause, Paint. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Infamous, Bunker Hill, Smoke, ADD. 773-794-1317.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Thursdays, 8 PM, "Grinder" gay/lesbian music & poetry series hosted by Scott Free (6/20 with Kristy Apps, Jim Pickett). Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Ellen Rosner, John Hasbrouck. 773-743-3355.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Morris Minors, Big Hello, Leave, Rob Schulz & the Vine. Sundays, 10:30 PM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Mondays, 2 AM, DJ Dan spins metal. Tue 6/18, 9 PM, Tub Ring, V.U.A., Colonel Stem. Wed 6/19, 9 PM, 1000 Rubs, Stories for Boys, Moped Band. Thu 6/20, 10 PM, Electric Wizard (see Spot Check), Sons of Otis, Unearthly Trance; 1:30 AM, Dirty MF & the Smoking Section. Fri 6/21, 9 PM, American Cosmonaut, Woolworthy, Light FM, Zero to Nine, Firetrucs, Sono. Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Knife of Simpson, Rosedales, Wes Hollywood Show, Sour Deluxe, Pillowmints, Ruck La Rou. 773-489-0011.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Thu 6/20, 7 PM, the Tide, Stellar, Silent Lightning, Helen's Promise, Blue Harvest, Detour. Fri 6/21, 7 PM, Quick Change, Mindshaft, Skunked 4:20, Ditchwater, Blown, Shadoz Edge, Driven. Sat 6/22, 3 PM, 9mm, Bello, Liftpoint, Flathead Fillups, S&M, Num, Broken Language, Split Habit, the Dog & Everything, Starstruck, Much the Same. 708-756-0600.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 PM, Johnny Rome (no cover). 630-782-9091.

PALAGGI'S RISTORANTE ITALIANO 10 W. Hubbard: Music at 9 PM. Fridays, Nan Mason. Saturdays, Erin McDougald. 312-527-1010.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Dorks. Sat 6/15, Treason Brothers, Alex Smith. Sun 6/16, 7 PM, Alison Kenady. Tuesdays, 10 PM, open mike hosted by Big Daddy Shag. Thu 6/20, Stargazer, Coughs. Fri 6/21, Naked Oil Twister, Electricon. Sat 6/22, Crackpot, Wigglers. 773-486-9862.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sat 6/15 and Thu 6/20, Turnstyles. Sat 6/22, Patty Elvis Band. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Leon Russell (see Spot Check). 815-477-0340.

POTATO CREEK JOHNNY'S 1850 Waukegan, Glenview: Music at 9:30 PM. Sat 6/22, Triple Threat. 847-486-1007.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 127 S. Grove, Elgin: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/14, 7:30 PM, X-Side; 11 PM, Paul Allodi. Sat 6/15, 3:30 PM, After Hours; 7:30 PM, Sister Envy; 11 PM, Paul Allodi. Sat 6/22, Arthur Lee. 847-622-8888.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 1385 N. Meacham, Schaumburg: Music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Nikki & Eleni. Sat 6/15, Arthur Lee. Thu 6/20, Gina Gonzalez. Fri 6/21, Kimi Hayes & Paula Marr. Sat 6/22, Bobby Rex Duo. 847-605-9900.

PRODIGAL SON BAR & GRILL 2626 N. Halsted: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Combo Number 3, Troubled Hubble, Breaking Pangea, National Blue. Sat 6/15, Patient:307, Moped Band, Little League, Mandown. Sun 6/16, Noyes. Mon 6/17, Orson's Well. Wed 6/19, Black Dahlias, Bud Melvin, Prom Date. Thu 6/20, the Explanation, Runarounds. Fri 6/21, Potomac Accord, Lift to Experience, Devics. Sat 6/22, Briefs, Boris the Sprinkler, Mexican Cheerleader. Sun 6/23, Buddy Revelles, New Grenada, Paul Vee. 773-248-3093.

PUFFER'S 3356 S. Halsted: Music at 10 PM. Tuesdays, open mike hosted by Steve V. 773-927-6073.

Q NIGHTLIFE 358 W. Ontario: Sundays, 7:30 PM, open mike hosted by Miss Kimm. 312-409-7772.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/15, American Draft, Wunderloaf. Mondays, open mike hosted by Berry La Croix. Wed 6/19, Gasoline Rainbows. Sat 6/22, Half Day Road. 773-276-9730.

RACHEL'S CAFE & BOOKS 734 E. Schaumburg, Schaumburg: Coffeehouse plays music by Morrissey and the Smiths from 8:30 AM-5:30 PM. 847-310-9678.

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/15, Wild Bill & the Love Monsters (benefit for John Green). Thursdays, open mike hosted by Pat Hall. 773-743-3355.

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

REILLY'S DAUGHTER 4010 W. 111th, Oak Lawn: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/21, Voices. 708-423-1188.

RIPROCKS 3131 Finley, Downers Grove: Music at 6 PM. Fri 6/14, Kimi & Paula. Fri 6/21, Rock Candy. 630-964-0773.

ROCKHOUSE GRILL 2212 Algonquin, Rolling Meadows: Music at 10 PM. Tue 6/18, Nine24, Sammy & Dave. 847-392-6446.

ROOSTER BLUES 811 W. Lake: Thu 6/20, 10:30 PM, Los Marijuanos, Kinto Sol. Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Molemen, Family Tree, Pacifics. Sat 6/22, 8:30 PM, Descarga, Bajo Cero, Kronica, La Patria, Planeta de Crystal, Epidemia, Icaro Azul. 312-733-6577.

SAM MAGUIRE'S 39 Orland Square Dr., Orland Park: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Cirrus Falcon, Sat 6/15, Anne Harris. Fri 6/21, User Friendly. Sat 6/22, Kameron Fry. 708-460-1771.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Plush (see Post No Bills), Zincs. Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Roy Book Binder; 10 PM, Flashing Lights, Rock Four, Hot Dog City. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Soviet (see Critic's Choice), String Theory, DJ CB. Mon 6/17, 9 PM, Luther Wright & the Wrongs (see Spot Check), Floorbirds. Wed 6/19, 9 PM, Clyde Federal, Puerto Muerto, Noahjohn. Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Matt Nathanson, Julie Korman, Dick Prall. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Tift Merritt; 10:30 PM, Brothers Creeggan, Michelle Cross. Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Dolly Varden, Will Johnson; 10 PM, Nina Nastasia, Phillip Roebuck. Sun 6/23, 5 and 8 PM, Lowen & Navarro, Don Conoscenti. 773-525-2508.

SEASON TICKETS 50 N. Barrington, Streamwood: Music at 10 PM. Sat 6/15, Roadhouse Dogs. Sat 6/22, White Noise. 630-372-2900.

602 NORTH NIGHT CLUB 602 North, Glendale Heights: Wed 6/19, 8:30 PM, Vultures Are Lovebirds (no cover). 630-790-6100.

6ODUM 2116 W. Chicago: Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Jerome Noetinger & Lionel Marchetti (see Critic's Choice). 312-666-0795 or 773-227-3617.

SLUGGERS 11 Orland Square Mall, Orland Park: Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Foam Rubber (benefit for Serena Harper Smith). 708-403-1688.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Sundays, 9:30 PM, Torturing Elvis. Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, DJ Eryka & Her Mighty Crew. Thursdays, 9:30 PM, Urban Hog Wranglers. 773-772-6656.

SNUGGERY SALOON & DINING ROOM Union Station, Canal & Adams: No cover. Thu 6/20, 3:30 PM, Guitarman Dave. 312-441-9334.

SPAREROOM 2416 W. North: Sat 6/15, 8 PM, "Talking About Our Neighborhood" with musicians Kelli Eagan and Burt LaFountain, poet Nwenna Gates, installation artist Jennifer Karmin, sculptor Alfonso Nieves, and painter Konstantin Raytchev. 773-782-0271.

STREETSIDE CAFE 3201 W. Armitage: Music at 9 PM. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, DJs Joseph & Eric H., DJ Rik Shaw (no cover). Mondays, DJ Matt Fields. Tuesdays, DJ Mike Kendal. Thursdays, DJ Rik Shaw. 773-252-9700.

STREGA NONA 3747 N. Southport: Italian restaurant. Thursdays, 8:30 PM, Bob Burger-Zellinger (Frank Sinatra tribute), DJ Tito Renghini spins R&B. 773-244-0990.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: Music in the upstairs Cabaret Room at 10 PM. Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Locals, Beatnik Turtles. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Katie's Basement. Thu 6/20, 9 PM, House of Twang. Fri 6/21, Starcandy, Cloud 9. Sat 6/22, Rock Star Club, Holding Mercury, V90. 773-278-6600.

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

TRACE 3714 N. Clark: Tuesdays, 9:30 PM, open mike hosted by the Polyrhythmic Arts Collective. 773-477-3400.

TRAX 833 Deerfield Rd., Deerfield: Music after 10 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Mer, Kristin Diable. 847-236-0203.

T'S 5025 N. Clark: Sundays, noon-3 PM, Dylan Rice. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open mike with Sexual Chocolate. 773-784-6000.

U.S. BEER CO. 1801 N. Clybourn: Music at 8 PM. Thu 6/20, upstairs: Simple Something, Reno Divorce, Pimps, Lidlifter, King Video, Olupus, Gladhand, Molasses, 56 Hope Road, Brian Fenelli Quartet, Horn House; downstairs: Dominion, Forge, No Alternative, Shattered Angel, Hemp, Madluv, Neptune Crush, Moe Loves Myra, Reverend Righttime, Kyro, Convulsions. Fri 6/21, upstairs: Loophole, Domestic Godzilla, Biofeedback, Big Dumb Dick, American Motherload, Bag Lady, Chrome, Autumn War, Popfly, Nick Peraino & Blue Moon Risin', the Effect; downstairs: Divide, Broken Finger, Figure H8, Brown Odds, Rezin, Plaintains, Soulvasque, TJO, Max Cady Band, Dose, Ciao Bella. Sat 6/22, upstairs: God Help Us, Standing 8, Render One, Neotribe, 2 Girls Kissing, Gargantuan Soul, Illroot, King Super, Proximity, Rust, Elephant Gerald, Mama Green; downstairs: Mispent Youth, Powervibe, Vendima, Trifactor, You're Pretty, 8C8, Snooky, Misguided Souls, Mindset 20/20, Jujubees, Janus, Embers. 773-871-7799.

UNCOMMON GROUND CAFE 1214 W. Grace: Music after 8 PM Tuesdays through Saturdays, 7 PM Sundays and Mondays. Fri 6/14, Vigilantes of Love. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Gina Crosley. Sun 6/16, Hellhounds, Psylus. Mondays, open mike hosted by Acousticboy & Larry Silverman. Tue 6/18, Katie Todd, Rose Polenzani. Wed 6/19, 7 PM, Team BMI music showcase. Thu 6/20, Sally Anthony, Bucky Halker, Jason Tillery, Brennen Leigh. Fri 6/21, Seventy-Two Others, Carlos Ortega. Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Ivana D'Arc; 8 PM, Kate Morrissey; 9 PM, Dan Darrah; 10 PM, Raine; 11 PM, Aaron Saloman. Sun 6/23, Donna Frost, Kristin Cotts, Eli. 773-929-3680.

UNDERGROUND LOUNGE 952 W. Newport: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Lifeblood. Sat 6/15, rock 'n' roll karaoke. Tuesdays, DJ Swayed spins glam. Wednesdays, rock 'n' roll karaoke. Thu 6/20, Monster Trux, Ditch Farulla, Baseball Furies, VD6. Fri 6/21, F.O.S., Escape From Earth, Knuckleduster, Thunderwing, Vax Wallow. Sat 6/22, Daily Bridge Club, Bryter, Haskels, Fazer. 773-327-2739.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Sundays, 10 PM, Heather Horton Band. Mondays, 2 AM, Steve Kouba. Thursdays, 8 PM, Joe Thomas; 10 PM, Joe Thomas Band; 1 AM, Koko Brunson. 312-266-7761.

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

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

WEEDS 1555 N. Dayton: Music at 9 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Turkies Dunn. Saturdays, open mike. Fri 6/21, Ad Rock Committee. 312-943-7815.

WILD HARE 3530 N. Clark: Reggae and Afro-Caribbean music nightly at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Gizzae, Inner Vision. Sat 6/15, Musical Sniper, Daddy Roots. Sundays, Gizzae. Mon 6/17, DJ Jesse de la Pena. Tuesdays, Devon Brown, Dub Dis. Wednesdays, DJ Field Marshal, Cojo, Indika, Ras Kelly, Doggie. Thu 6/20, 3 PM, RSB; 9:30 PM, Capoeria. Fri 6/21, 3 PM, Zeleke; 9:30 PM, Flex Crew. Sat 6/22, 3 PM, Carl Brown; 9:30 PM, Zeleke. 773-327-4273.

WISE FOOLS PUB 2270 N. Lincoln: Music at 10 PM on weekends, 8 PM on weeknights. Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Bill Quateman; 10:30 PM, Ph Balance, Starcandy, Urban Funk Ordinance. Sat 6/15, Guild, Finneus, Danglers, Dreaming Tree. Tue 6/18, Mr. Blotto. Wed 6/19, Groovatron. Thu 6/20, Cedarcase, Delafields, Urban Twang. Fri 6/21, Steepwater Band, Saps, Rain Gods. Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Bill Quateman; 10 PM, Oh My God, Mary Prankster, Mark Vickery. Sun 6/23, Nucleus. 773-929-1300.

ZAKOPANE LOUNGE 1734 W. Division: Fri 6/21, 10 PM, Polkacide, Polkaholics, Big Lou's Polka Casserole. 773-486-1559.

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ALUMNI CLUB 15 W. Division: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays and Saturdays, Aaron Rees. Thursdays, Dave Tarzon. 312-337-4349.

ALUMNI CLUB 2251 N. Lincoln: DJs spin Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-2 AM, and Saturdays, 9 PM-3 AM. Fridays and Saturdays, Ed Soto. Thursdays, Ryan Hagen. 773-348-5100.

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

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

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

BAR 3 2138 N. Halsted: DJs spin acid jazz, funk, Afrobeat, house, two-step, and soul 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays through Saturdays. 773-348-3665.

BERLIN 954 W. Belmont: Fridays, 10 PM-4 AM, DJ Greg Haus spins trance, progressive, hard house, and breakbeat. Saturdays, 10 PM-5 AM, DJs Christopher Robin, John Jackson & Greg Haus spin trans-Euro groove (6/22 with DJ Antonio Lauria). Mondays, 10 PM, DJ Boa spins synthpop, hardwave, and retro music. Tuesdays, 11 PM-4 AM, DJ Ralphi Rosario spins deep house. Wednesdays, 10 PM, DJ Larissa, DJ Ruslan. 773-348-4975.

BETTY'S BLUE STAR LOUNGE 1600 W. Grand: DJs spin after 9 PM. Fridays, Steve Melvage. Saturdays, Heather Doble, DJ Spin. Sundays, DJ Lil' John, DJ Derrick Wize. Mondays, DJs Brian G. & BJAK. Tuesdays, DJ Brian Borden. Wednesdays, DJs Brian G. & Frique. Thursdays, Hedonizm DJs spin. 312-243-1699.

BIG WIG 1551 W. Division: DJs spin 8 PM-2 AM nightly, 8 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs D Double, Artek & Norman Rockwell spin hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ Mike Steele spins deep house. Thu 6/20, "Synesthesia" with Feed the Machine. 773-235-9100.

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

BLACK BEETLE 2532 W. Chicago: Thursdays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ Form. 773-384-0701.

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

LA BORSA 375 N. Morgan: Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, DJ Groove spins hip-hop, house & desi/international music at the film release party for American Chai. 773-381-7171.

BUZZ CLUB 308 W. Erie: DJs spin until 5 AM Saturdays, until 4 AM Sundays through Thursdays. 312-475-9800.

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

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

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

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

CLUB 950 2122 W. Lawrence: DJs spin techno, industrial, aggro, and synthpop 9:30 PM-2 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 9:30 PM-3 AM Saturdays; no cover. Fridays, DJ Richard. Saturdays, DJ Abe. Wednesdays, DJ Billy Seagrave, DJ Toast. Thursdays, DJ Odd. 773-878-8241.

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

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

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

COPA 1637 N. Clybourn: DJs spin after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Tim Bogosian spins hip-hop and house. Saturdays, guest DJs spin until 3 AM. Wednesdays, Reflections DJs spin "audiodiversity." Thursdays, Ken Sumka spins rock, pop, and alternative. 312-642-3449.

CROBAR THE NIGHTCLUB 1543 N. Kingsbury: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/14, Green Velvet. Saturdays, Teri Bristol & Psycho Bitch, Chris Laino. Sundays, DJs Teri Bristol & Earl Pleasure (in the mezzanine), DJs Michael Serafini & Freddie Bain. Fri 6/21, Deep Dish with Sharam, DJs John Curley, Frique & Hiroki. 312-413-7000.

DANNY'S 1951 W. Dickens: Mon 6/17, 10 PM, "Play" with Ghost Arcade. 773-489-6457.

DEJA VU BAR ROOM 2624 N. Lincoln: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Mike Dodson. Saturdays, Johnny Price (upstairs), Mike Dodson. Thursdays, Ed Soto. 773-871-0205.

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

DJs MOOD & DEVO perform at a Summer Solstice Soiree and benefit for Chicago Youth Centers. Thu 6/20, 6 PM-1 AM, Galleria Marchetti, 825 W. Erie. 312-563-0495.

DRAGON ROOM 809 W. Evergreen: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays, on three levels. Thursdays, DJs Uncle Milty and Danny the Wildchild spin drum 'n' bass. 312-751-2900.

DRAGONFLY 1206 N. State: DJs spin after 10 PM Fridays through Sundays and Wednesdays. Sundays, DJ Chris Gin. Wednesdays, DJ Splinter. 312-204-9991.

D'VINE 1950 W. North: Restaurant and wine bar. Fridays, 10 PM-2 AM, DJ Red Lox spins Middle Eastern dance music. Saturdays, 10 PM-3 AM, DJs spin house and hip-hop. Thursdays, 9 PM-2 AM, Sybian DJs spin house, techno, and trance. 773-235-5700.

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

EXCALIBUR 632 N. Dearborn: In the cabaret room: DJs Slim, Catfish & Pat Mann spin 5 PM-4 AM Sundays through Fridays, 5 PM-5 AM Saturdays. In Club X: Fridays, 9 PM-4 AM, Frank Martinez. Saturdays, 9 PM-5 AM, DJ Laura B. Thursdays, 9 PM-4 AM, DJs spin salsa. 312-266-1944.

EXIT 1315 W. North: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays though Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Sundays, DJs spin metal and industrial. Mondays, DJs spin punk rock. Wednesdays, DJs spin new wave. 773-395-2700.

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

GIRLBAR 2625 N. Halsted: DJs spin until 2 AM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, and until 3 AM Saturdays. 773-871-4210.

GLOW 1615 N. Clybourn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Wednesdays, Can Can DJs Flipside, Wayne Williams, Vince Lawrence & Cedric. 312-587-8469.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Thursdays, 10 PM, Glenn Underground, Mr. A.L.I. 773-395-0066.

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

INNJOY 2051 W. Division: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM nightly, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Scratch n' Sniff. Saturdays, Melting Pot with DJs Mass Transit, Spinello & Cache 22. 773-394-2066.

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.

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

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

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

KUSTOM 1997 N. Clybourn: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. 773-528-3400.

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

LITHIUM 1124 W. Belmont: DJs spin 7 PM-2 AM Tuesdays through Fridays, 7 PM-3 AM Saturdays, 8 PM-2 AM Mondays. Fridays, Derrick Wize spins house. Saturdays, DJ Gene Lopez spins hip-hop and house. Tuesdays, Uncle's Living Room (metal night). Wednesdays, DJ Johnny. Thursdays, Leddie Garcia, DJ Gene Lopez. 773-477-6513.

MANHOLE 3458 N. Halsted: DJs spin nightly until 4 AM (until 5 AM Saturdays). 773-975-9244.

MASHED POTATO CLUB 316 W. Erie: Restaurant with DJs and dancing nightly after 9 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 10 PM, "Ultra Glam" female impersonators hosted by Barbie Doll. 312-255-8579.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Sundays, 9 PM, DJ Roger Chavez/Suspect 86 spins trance. 630-446-4001.

MIND DISTORTION with DJs Caffeine, Limit, Loverboy, Blue Mike, Breakdown B, Rollex, Impulse, Huge & Jumping James. Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie. 877-630-0100, ext. 93.

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

MORETTI'S RISTORANTE & SPORTS BAR 6727 N. Olmsted: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Fridays, 9 PM-2 AM Sundays. Fridays, Marty Boblat. 773-631-1223.

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

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

NOCTURNAL 1111 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJ Caffeine. Saturdays, DJs Billy the Kid & DVS. Thursdays, DJs spin hip-hop & R&B. 312-491-1931.

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: DJ Tankboy spins funk, punk, rock, drum 'n' bass, and disco house late Fridays; DJ Form spins hip-hop and drum 'n' bass late Saturdays. Tuesdays, midnight, DJs Alo & Larry Millah spin hip-hop and soul. Wednesdays, 1 AM, DJ Form. 773-489-0011.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Fridays through Sundays, DJs spin in Club Bleu after 10 PM. 708-756-0600.

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

LE PASSAGE 1 Oak Place: DJs spin 10:30 PM-4 AM Wednesdays through Fridays, 10:30 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Thursdays, DJs Mood & Shaka 23. 312-255-0022.

PONTIAC CAFE 1531 N. Damen: Music after 10 PM. Tuesdays, DJ Tankboy. 773-252-7767.

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

PUMPING COMPANY 6157 N. Broadway: Tuesdays, 9 PM, "Tuesdazed" with DJ Ae, Blue Shift, DJ Linx. 773-743-7994.

RED DOG 1958 W. North: DJs spin funk, house, and dance music 10 PM-4 AM Fridays and Mondays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs Tommie Sunshine, Jordan Zawideh & Mr. A.L.I. Saturdays, DJs Twilite Tone, 33-1/3 & Steve Bravo. Mondays, DJs Mark Grant, Lego & Dave Britton. Wed 6/19, Chicago Showcase II with DJs Lamebrane, Aekae, Kontact, MF, Cringer, Gretch, Future Prophet & Four4. 773-278-1009.

REDNOFIVE & FIFTH FLOOR 440 N. Halsted: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Sundays and Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/14, Diz, Cedric, Julius the Mad Thinker, Damien, Flipside. Sat 6/15, Anthony Pappa. Sundays, Anthony Jones & Anthony Williams. Wednesdays, DJs Johnny Chaos & Agent 47. Thursdays, Christopher Robin, Devo, Kid Chaos, Mark Mayhem, Coleman Burditt & Heather Doble. Sat 6/22, Future Sound of Chicago DJ showcase. 312-733-6699.

SEANCHAI 2345 W. Belmont: Music at 10 PM. Mondays, DJs Paul Norman, Mista Mashup & Liquid G-Zus. 773-549-4444.

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

SLICK'S LOUNGE 1115 N. North Branch: Fridays, 7-10 PM, DJ INC spins soul, funk, and disco; 10 PM-4 AM, DJs spin hip-hop. Saturdays, 7 PM-5 AM, DJs Justin Long & Sativa spin house. Sundays, 7 PM-midnight, DJs Sadar, Lee Collins, Rusoul & Richie Rich spin disco, house, underground, funk, and soul; midnight-4 AM, DJs Tone B. Nimble, Norman Rockwell & Shon Dervis spin hip-hop, dancehall, house, and soul. Wednesdays, 7 PM-4 AM, DJ Hiroki spins house, hip-hop, and progressive. Thursdays, 11:30 PM-4 AM, DJs David Balquiedra, Steve Cadiz & Inbum spin house. 312-932-0006.

SMART BAR 3730 N. Clark: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fri 6/14, DJ Colette, Kenny Hawkes. Mondays, DJs LSE, Chris Widman, Warp & Anacron. Tuesdays, DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Wednesdays, DJ Rekliner & Darius Hurley spin American and British punk. Thu 6/20, Doc Scott & MC Justiyc, Snuggles, Slak, Ry-n & KC. Fri 6/21, J-Dub, Diz. Sat 6/22, Dennis Ferrer, Darrell Woodson. Sun 6/23, Zta Vrqs, Bizarbies. 773-549-4140.

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

SPY BAR 646 N. Franklin: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Tuesdays through Sundays (until 5 AM Saturdays). Fridays, DJ Darkie spins house and hip-hop. Saturdays, DJ Andrew Vonn spins old-school house. Sundays, "Whiplash" with DJ Scary Lady Sarah. Tuesdays, DJ Andrew Vonn spins rock & roll. Wednesdays, DJs spin hip-hop, trance, house, and progressive. Thursdays, DJs Andre Harris & Martin "Boogieman" Luna spin house. 312-587-8779.

SQUAREONE 1561 N. Milwaukee: Fridays, 9 PM-midnight, DJ Mellow Man spins house. Saturdays, 8 PM, Groove Distribution DJs spin broken beats and nu jazz; midnight-4 AM, guest DJs spin. Sundays, 9 AM-3:30 PM, DJ Stallion Love spins soul. Mondays, 8 PM, DJs spin Afrobeat. Tuesdays, 8 PM, DJ Jesse de la Pena. Wednesdays, 10 PM-1 AM, DJ Papa G spins reggae and dub. Thursdays, 8-11 PM, DJs Koolaid & Atarashi Sound spin modern lounge. 773-227-7111.

SUBTERRANEAN CAFE & CABARET 2011 W. North: DJs spin nightly in the Lounge after 10 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, DJs spin Motown, funk, rare groove, and hip-hop. Sundays, DJs spin reggae, soul, hip-hop, and house. Mondays, open mike hosted by Ciso Lobo. Tuesdays, DJs Artek, Norman Rockwell, Mary Jane, D Double & Verb spin hip-hop. Thursdays, spoken word hosted by Jordan Taggart with DJs D Double & Alo. 773-278-6600.

TEN56 1056 N. Damen: DJs spin nightly after 10 PM. Fridays, DJ Karlito. Saturdays, DJ Therm. Mondays, DJ Dan. Wednesdays, DJ Mass Transit spins soul & hip-hop. 773-227-4906.

TRANSIT 1431 W. Lake: DJs spin 9 PM-2 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 PM-3 AM Saturdays. Fridays, DJs Alberto Gomez & Rudy spin salsa & merengue. Saturdays, DJs Goose, Jimmie Page & Jernell Geronimo. 312-491-9729.

VISION 640 N. Dearborn: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays and Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fri 6/14, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, Brad Owen, Lee Coombs, Evan Toutz, Dave Reality, John B., Focus, Snuggles & Slak, Basis, Radiata, MC Stun, MC Blackeye. Fri 6/21, Hybrid, Sandra Collins, Todd Richman, Taj, James Curd, Johnny Chaos, Troll & Mogli, Polen, 3D, Deelishus, MC Blackeye, MC Entro, MC Abel. 312-266-2114.

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

WHITE STAR 225 W. Ontario: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Fridays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Fridays, Julian Perez & Mike Z. Saturdays, DJ Speed, DJ Structure. 312-337-3223.

ZENTRA 923 W. Weed: DJs spin 10 PM-4 AM Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 10 PM-5 AM Saturdays. Saturdays, DJs Tobias & PNS. Sundays, DJs Jesse de la Pena & Uncle Milty. Fri 6/21, DJs Halo & Hipp-E, DJs Sativa & Shon Dervis. 312-787-0400.

folk & country

concerts

EIREN CAFFALL Free concert. Fri 6/14, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

CHERISH THE LADIES Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Ramsey Auditorium, Fermilab, Kirk & Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.

TOM DUNDEE, BEKI HEMINGWAY & RANDY KERKMAN Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean, Woodstock. 815-338-3655.

STEVE & SYLVIA FRANCOIS, KAREN MOONEY, RICK PICKREN, ERIC COLEMAN, JIM SIMONIS, SUSAN URBAN perform at the 16th annual Andy Cook Memorial Joketelling Contest hosted by Dennis Ostrowski. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Second Unitarian Church, 656 W. Barry. 773-271-7127.

ILLINOIS SAINT ANDREW HIGHLAND GAMES See Fairs & Festivals.

LEE MURDOCK Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Prairie Crossing, Route 45 and Route 137, Grayslake. 847-543-1202.

KRISTIN RONNE Free concert. Fri 6/14, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

folk & country

clubs

ABBEY PUB 3420 W. Grace: Restaurant featuring popular and traditional Irish music at 8 PM. Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Railroad Earth, Cornmeal. Mondays, Chicago Barn Dance Company. 773-478-4408.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Thu 6/20, 9 PM, Kelly Kessler & the Wichita Shut-Ins with Lawrence Peters. 312-226-6666.

BOULEVARD CAFE 3137 W. Logan: Music at 10 PM. Wednesdays, Cornmeal. 773-384-8600.

C.J. ARTHUR'S 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette: Mon 6/17, 8 PM, Whistle Pig Bluegrass Band & Beyond. 847-256-8870.

CALIFORNIA CLIPPER 1002 N. California: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Mayflies of Johnson County. Sat 6/15, Willy Phillips & the Mad Cowboys. Sun 6/16, Fairfields. 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 6/14, 9:30 PM, John Dillon. Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Joe McShane. Fri 6/21, 9:30 PM, Dalriada. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, John Dillon. 708-687-9323.

CHANGES 206 Centre, Park Forest: Bookstore and cafe; music at 8 PM. Sat 6/15, Natural Bob Holdsworth & friends, Micky Holdsworth & Mike Lenich. 708-747-9190.

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

DURTY NELLIE'S 55 N. Bothwell, Palatine: Sun 6/16, 8 PM, Whitey O'Day (no cover). 847-358-9150.

EDGEWATER LOUNGE 5600 N. Ashland: Sundays, 3 PM, Chico's Jam. 773-878-3343.

FIFTH PROVINCE PUB Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Seamus O'Kane & friends. Sat 6/15, Dalriada. Fri 6/21, Salthill Mines. Sat 6/22, Paddy Go Easy. 773-282-7035.

FITZERS PUB Fitzpatrick Chicago Hotel, 166 E. Superior: Sundays, 4 PM, Anish. Thursdays, 6 PM, Morgan. 312-787-6000.

FOLK-LORE CENTER & ACORN COFFEE BAR 29 W 140 Butterfield, Warrenville: Music at 8 PM. Sat 6/22, Dale Petersohn Trio. 630-393-1247.

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

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

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

HOTTI BISCOTTI 3545 W. Fullerton: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Sundays, noon, JT & the Clouds. Wednesdays, John Hasbrouck. 773-486-4093.

INNER TOWN PUB 1935 W. Thomas: Sundays, 9 PM, and Thursdays, 10 PM, open mike. 773-235-9795.

IRISH EYES 2519 N. Lincoln: Sundays, 8 PM, Irish and American traditional, folk, and country open stage hosted by Eamonn Knuff (sign-up at 7 PM; no cover). 773-348-9548.

JINX 1928 W. Division: Sundays, 8 PM, John Hasbrouck. 773-645-3667.

JT COLLINS PUB 3358 N. Paulina: Sun 6/16, 9:30 PM, Whiskey Hollow Bluegrass Band (no cover). 773-327-7467.

KERRY PIPER 7900 Joliet, Willowbrook: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Salthill Mines. Sat 6/15, Napper Tandy. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Irish session. Thursdays, Kelly Griner. Fri 6/21, Cirrus Falcon. Sat 6/22, Larkin Brothers. 630-325-3732.

LAKEVIEW LINKS 3206 N. Wilton: Music after 9 PM. Sun 6/23, Tacit Hound String Band. 773-975-0505.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/17, 9 PM, Kieran O'Hare (no cover). Tue 6/18, 9:30 PM, Can-Ky-Ree (no cover). 773-404-9494.

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Terry Farmer, Malvinas. 773-743-3355.

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

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 9 PM. Thu 6/20, Sag Valley Boys. 773-276-9730.

RED LINE TAP 6970 N. Glenwood: Music at 9 PM. Tuesdays, Outlaw Family Band. 773-743-3355.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Roy Book Binder. Mon 6/17, 9 PM, Luther Wright & the Wrongs (see Spot Check), Floorbirds. 773-525-2508.

SEANCHAI 2345 W. Belmont: Sundays, 10 PM, Chicago Rovers. 773-549-4444.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Whisky Hollow Bluegrass Band. 773-772-6656.

TWO WAY STREET COFFEEHOUSE 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove: Music at 8:45 PM. Fri 6/14, open mike. Fri 6/21, Molly & the Tinker. 630-969-9720.

WISE FOOLS PUB 2270 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/17, 8 PM, Ralph Covert's Old Town School of Folk Music Alumni Show (no cover). 773-929-1300.

blues, gospel, r&b

concerts

DAVE ALVIN, PETER CASE, CHRIS SMITHER Tribute to Mississippi John Hurt; see Critic's Choice. Fri 6/14, 7:30 & 10 PM, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln. 773-728-6000.

BLUES ON THE FOX See Fairs & Festivals.

LONNIE BROOKS Free concert. Sat 6/22, 6 PM, North and Marion, Oak Park. 708-383-4145.

GEORGE BAND Sat 6/15, 11 AM-7 PM, Posh Boutique, 1931 S. State. 312-567-7674.

GOSPEL CHOIR OF ST. PAUL'S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST perform and lead a worship service. Sun 6/23, 10 AM, Bethlehem United Church of Christ, 2746 N. Magnolia. 773-281-6480.

GOSPEL OPEN MIKE hosted by Dr. Groove. Sat 6/15, 3 PM, Room at the Cross Church, 1432 W. 87th. 773-881-8883.

JIMMY JOHNSON Free gospel concert. Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, James Park, Dodge & Oakton, Evanston. 847-328-4650.

BILLY KING Free in-store performance. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1500 16th, Oak Brook. 630-574-0800.

GEORGE MAYS & THE VOICES OF PRAISE with Spirit of David Liturgical Dance Ministry. Sat 6/15, 6:30 PM, Christ Unity Evangelistic Church, 208 E. 61st. 773-723-0149 or 708-386-1161.

MR. LEE & COMPANY Benefit for L.S. Computer and Resource Center for the Hearing Impaired. Sat 6/22, 6 PM, Maywood Park, 921 S. 9th, Maywood. 708-344-4740.

HOWARD SCOTT & THE WORLD BAND WITH RUBY ANDREWS, NELLIE TRAVIS, DELORES SCOTT Sun 6/16, 5:30 PM, Holiday Banquet Hall, 10140 S. Roberts, Palos Hills. 773-776-2800 or 773-536-8143.

blues, gospel, r&b

clubs

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/14 and Fri 6/21, 9 PM, Ken Saydak Blues Show. 312-642-6805.

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

BLUE CHICAGO 736 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Mondays, Big Time Sarah & the BTS Express. Tue 6/18, John Primer Band with Big Time Sarah. Wednesdays, Grana Louise Band. Thu 6/20, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, Eddy "the Chief" Clearwater Band. 312-642-6261.

BLUE CHICAGO ON CLARK 536 N. Clark: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Lindsey Alexander Band with Patricia Scott. Sundays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Tue 6/18, Allen Batts Band with Grana Louise. Wednesdays, Willie Kent & the Gents with Patricia Scott. Thursdays, Johnny B. Moore Band with Shirley Johnson. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, Allen Batts Band with Grana Louise. 312-661-0100.

BLUE CHICAGO STORE 534 N. Clark: Saturdays, 8 PM, Gloria Shannon Band. 312-661-1003.

B.L.U.E.S. 2519 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Jimmy Johnson. Sun 6/16, Liz Mandville Greeson. Mon 6/17, Willie Kent & the Gents with Bonnie Lee. Tue 6/18, Lindsey Alexander. Wed 6/19, pro jam with Big Ray & Chicago's Most Wanted. Thu 6/20, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Fri 6/21, Dion Payton. 773-528-1012.

BONE DADDY 551 N. Ogden: Sun 6/16, noon, Eric Noden. 312-226-6666.

BRIXIE'S BROOKFIELD 9526 W. Ogden, Brookfield: Music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Chicago Flyers. 708-387-0050.

BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS 754 S. Wabash: Bar and restaurant with music at 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14, 5:30 PM, Rick "Cookin'" Sherry & Eric Noden; 9:30 PM, Tommy Castro, Chicago Blues Angels. Sat 6/15, 6:30 PM, Nick Moss; 10 PM, Chris Duarte, the Buzz. Sun 6/16, Carl Weathersby. Mon 6/17, jam with Brother John. Tue 6/18, Eric George Band. Thu 6/20, Melvin Taylor. Fri 6/21, 5:30 PM, Eric Noden; 9:30 PM, John Mayall, Nick Moss. Sat 6/22, 6:30 PM, Roy Hytower; 10 PM, Duke Robillard, Tommy McCracken & the Force of Habit Band. 312-427-0333.

CARMICHAEL'S CHICAGO STEAK HOUSE 1052 W. Monroe: Tuesdays through Thursdays, 5:30 PM, Dan Gillogly. 312-433-0025.

CARTON'S LOUNGE 21 E. Chestnut: Fridays, midnight, Bobby Holiday. 312-664-5512.

CHECKERBOARD LOUNGE 423 E. 43rd: Music after 9:30 PM. Thursdays, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-624-3240.

CHICO MORAN'S 35260 Wilson, Ingleside: Mondays, 7:30 PM, open jam with King Robinson & the Housewreckers. 847-587-8081.

CHORD ON BLUES 106 S. First, Saint Charles: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/21, Magic Slim. 630-513-0074.

CLUB ALPHONSE 1351 S. Michigan: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 312-697-0975.

CRAB STREET SALOON 1061 W. Madison: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, open mike with Over Easy. 312-433-0013.

CRAWDADDY BAYOU 412 Milwaukee, Wheeling: Music at 7 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 5 PM Sundays, 6:30 PM Thursdays. No cover. Fri 6/14, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 847-520-4800.

CUBBY BEAR 1059 W. Addison: Wednesdays, 9:30 PM, open jam with Sam Cockrell & the Groove. 773-327-1662.

DEEP BLUE Prairie Rock Brewing Company, 1385 N. Meacham, Schaumburg: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners. Fri 6/21, Trouble No More. 847-605-9900.

FANTASY LOUNGE 4400 N. Elston: Live bands play after 9:30 PM on Fridays and 10 PM on Saturdays. Fri 6/14 and Fri 6/21, Red, White & Blues. Sat 6/15, Rockets. Tuesdays, 9 PM, open jam with Liberty Blues Band. Thursdays, 9 PM, open jam with Madman Blues Band. 773-685-8083.

FLAMINGO 6644 S. Cottage Grove: Mondays, 8 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 773-684-6800.

FLATLANDER'S Milwaukee & Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire: Restaurant and bar with music at 9 PM. Fri 6/21, Skip Towne & the Greyhounds. 847-821-1234.

FOUNDRY Trio Room Martini Bar, 85 Executive Dr., Aurora: No cover. Saturdays, 8:30 PM, Professor John. 630-978-2088.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Music after 9:30 PM on Fridays, 9 PM on Saturdays. Sat 6/15, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. Sat 6/22, Dave Weld & the Imperial Flames. 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 on weekends, 9 PM on weeknights. Tuesdays, open jam with Fish & the Bluefins. 773-489-5471.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Gloria Shannon Band. 773-262-5767.

GIOVANNI'S PIZZERIA & SPORTS BAR 1131 Sibley, Dolton: Sundays, 8 PM, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 708-841-5000.

GOVERNOR'S PUBLIC HOUSE 220 N. Randall, Lake in the Hills: Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. 847-658-4700.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Sat 6/15, 10 PM, Masheen Company. 773-395-0066.

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

HARLEM AVENUE LOUNGE 3701 S. Harlem, Berwyn: Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Big G & the Real Deal. Tue 6/18, 8:30 PM, Tom Holland & the Shuffle Kings (no cover). Thursdays, 8:30 PM, open jam hosted by Big Ray (no cover). Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, Pat Smillie Band. 708-484-3610.

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

HOUSE OF BLUES BACK PORCH STAGE 329 N. Dearborn: Music at 10 PM. Fri 6/14, Chicago Red Hots. Sundays, 9:30 AM, noon, and 2:30 PM, gospel brunch; 10 PM, Matthew Skoller Band. Mondays, Joanna Connor. 312-923-2000.

JD MUGGS 437 S. Addison Rd., Addison: Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, Big Daddy & the Real Gone Guys. 630-833-2570.

JOE'S BACK DOOR LOUNGE 236 N. Mannheim, Bellwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Sundays, Masheen Co. Band. 708-547-1456.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant. Music after 6 PM. Thursdays, Erwin Helfer & the Chicago Boogie Ensemble. 312-595-5299.

JOHNETTA'S 6530 S. Damen: Mondays, 9 and 10:45 PM and midnight, Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain. 773-436-0320.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. 773-348-7592.

KINGSTON MINES 2548 N. Halsted: Music at 9:30 PM. Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 PM, pianist Detroit Junior. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Sundays, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band with Lindsey Alexander. Mondays, blues jam with Frank Pellegrino Band. Tuesdays, Sam Cockrell & the Groove with Chris James. Wednesdays, Andre Taylor & the Blues Alley Cats, Jimmy Burns. Thu 6/20, Michael Hill, Charlie Love & the Silky Smooth Band. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings. 773-477-4646.

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

LEE'S UNLEADED BLUES 7401 S. South Chicago: Music after 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Johnny Drummer & the Starlighters. Sundays, New Orleans Beau & the Big Easy Band. 773-493-3477.

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

MARY'S PLACE 501 W. Garfield Blvd.: Sundays, 5-10 PM, L.V. Banks & His Swinging Blues Band. 773-846-7374.

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

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Union Circle. Thu 6/20, 9 PM, Transmission. Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, Lindsey Alexander. 630-446-4001.

MR. G'S SUPPER CLUB 1547 W. 87th: Fri 6/21, 9:30 PM, Nanette Frank, Lakeshia Derden, Ella Moore, Kee-von. 773-445-2020.

NEW IMLA LOUNGE 1116 W. 51st: Mondays, 9 PM, Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band. 773-373-3841.

NICK'S 1516 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Sat 6/15, Dave Specter. Sat 6/22, Barclay 3. 773-252-1155.

OASIS 160 160 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights: Music at 9 PM. Mondays, open blues jam hosted by Ray "the Flame" Sucash, Biscuit Miller, and Moe T. 708-756-0600.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Tue 6/18, 8:30 PM, Ken Saydak Band. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Wed 6/19, Keith Scott Band. Sat 6/22, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. 847-266-1313.

PORTER'S OYSTER BAR & NIGHTCLUB 446 Virginia (Rte. 14), Crystal Lake: Music at 9:30 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 8 PM Wednesdays. Sat 6/15, Phil Guy & the Chicago Machine. Wed 6/19, John Devlin & Mary Dietel. Fri 6/21, Nellie "Tiger" Travis. Sat 6/22, Gloria Rodgers. 815-477-0340.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 127 S. Grove, Elgin: Fri 6/14, 3:30 PM, Nick Moss. 847-622-8888.

PRAIRIE ROCK BREWERY 1385 N. Meacham, Schaumburg: Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners. 847-605-9900.

PUSH RODS 15652 S. Dixie Hwy., Harvey: Thursdays, 10 PM, midnight, and 2 AM, Bob Jamerson & Killer Ray. 708-225-0178.

REAL BIG "O" HOUSE 5339 S. Halsted: Sundays, 8 and 10 PM and midnight, Jerry Jones with Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain. Thursdays, 7 and 10 PM, Elmore James with Charles & the Keynotes. 773-373-7283.

REDFISH Voodoo Lounge, 400 N. State: Bar and restaurant with music after 9:30 PM; no cover. Sat 6/15, Sharon Lewis & the Mojo Kings. 312-467-1600.

REMINGTON BLUES 195 Remington, Bolingbrook: Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Pat Hall & the Fat Guys. 630-759-7978.

RESERVATION BLUES 1566 N. Milwaukee: Music at 10 PM Fridays through Sundays and 9:30 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays. Fri 6/14, Jimmy Burns. Sat 6/15, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues. Sundays, noon, gospel brunch; 9:30 PM, blues jam with Tom Holland's Big Blue (no cover). Wed 6/19, Rockin' Jake. Thu 6/20, James Wheeler. Fri 6/21, Otis Clay Band. Sat 6/22, Matthew Skoller Band. 773-645-5200.

ROSA'S LOUNGE 3420 W. Armitage: Music at 9:30 PM Sundays and Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 PM on Saturdays. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Pinetop Perkins (6/15 with Detroit Jr. after midnight). Tuesdays, Melvin Taylor & the Slack Band. Wednesdays, Sugar Blue. Thursdays, pro jam hosted by Eddie Taylor Jr. with Ariyo. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, Willie King. 773-342-0452.

7313 CLUB 7313 S. Halsted: Music after 9 PM. Fridays, Howard Scott & the World Band. Saturdays, Fred Johnson & the Checkmates with Pee Wee Madison. Thursdays, Jimmy Pryor & the Double J Band with Killer Ray & Crumar. 773-723-0592.

SLICE OF CHICAGO 36 S. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Music at 9 PM. Fri 6/14, Joanna Connor. Sat 6/15, Pat Smillie. Fri 6/21, Big James & the Chicago Playboys. Sat 6/22, Bumblebee Bob & the Stingers. 847-991-2150.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Billy Flynn Band. Mondays, Rockin' Johnny Band. Fri 6/21, Jim Baby Band. 773-772-6656.

3 G'S SPORTS BAR & GRILL 14202 S. Cottage Grove, Dolton: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Tre & the Blueknights. 773-928-2172.

jazz

concerts

GEORGE BENSON performs at the N'Digo Foundation's 7th annual gala. Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan. 312-294-3000.

BOPOLOGY Sun 6/23, 5 PM, Mitchell Park, Wilmot & Hazel, Deerfield. 847-945-0650.

PETER BROTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET See Critic's Choice. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, 10:30 PM (in trio and quartet formations), Storefront Theater, Gallery 37 Center for the Arts, 66 E. Randolph. 312-742-8497. Sun 6/16, 2 and 4 PM (free concerts), Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

LESLEY BYERS & THE JAZZ CATS Free concert at Chicago Summerdance. Sat 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.

ORBERT DAVIS Free in-store performances. Sat 6/15, 2 PM, Borders Books & Music, 1629 Orrington, Evanston. 847-733-8852. Mon 6/17, 12:30 PM, Borders Books & Music, 150 N. State. 312-606-0750. Sat 6/22, 2 PM, Borders Books & Music, 830 N. Michigan. 312-573-0564. Sun 6/23, 2 PM, Borders Books & Music, 49 S. Waukegan, Deerfield. 847-559-1999.

DETOUR Thu 6/20, 5-10 PM, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-939-2438.

JON DOYLE, JOSH BERMAN, KEVIN O'DONNELL, JOEL PATERSON & JASON AJEMIAN Free concert. Mondays, 9 PM, Viaduct Theatre, 3111 N. Western. 773-296-6024.

STEVE EVANS WITH THE ESTEBAN SEHINKMAN TRIO Free concert. Tue 6/18, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.

FOUR BROTHERS with Kurt Elling, Jon Hendricks, Mark Murphy & Kevin Mahogany; all-ages show. See Critic's Choice. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Park West, 322 W. Armitage. 773-929-5959 or 312-559-1212.

GUITARS & SAXES with Jeff Golub, Richard Elliot, Marc Antoine, and Warren Hill. Sat 6/22, 6:30 and 9:30 PM, Skyline Stage, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand. 312-595-7437 or 312-559-1212.

NATHAN HELEINE SEXTET Free in-store performance. Sat 6/15, 1 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1468.

SCOTT HESSE/DARREN SCORZA QUARTET with Michele Thomas & Bob Lovecchio. Mon 6/17, 8:30 PM, Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division. 773-279-0944.

JAZZ AT RAVINIA Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Fri 6/14, 6 PM, Claudia Acuna Quintet; 8 PM, Cyrus Chestnut Quintet with Gary Bartz & Stefon Harris, Sonny Rollins Quintet; 10:30 PM, James Moody with artists from Steans Institute. Sat 6/15, 5 PM, Ravinia Jazz Mentors & Scholars; 7 PM, Eddie Palmieri Nonet, Calle 54 with Paquito D'Rivera, Giovanni Hidalgo, Dave Valentin & others; 10:30 PM, Nathan Davis with artists from Steans Institute. Sun 6/16, 5 PM, Taylor Eigsti Trio with Dan & Chris Brubeck; 7 PM, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Nancy Wilson. 847-266-5100.

JOHN PARIS TRIO Free in-store performance. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Borders Books & Music, 7100 Forest Preserve Dr., Norridge. 708-457-2111.

JAMES SANDERS QUARTET Free concert. Mon 6/17, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

STREETDANCER Fri 6/14, 8 PM, Willowbrook Ballroom & Banquet Center, 8900 S. Archer, Willow Springs. 708-839-1000.

jazz

clubs

AMBASSADOR 7050 W. Belmont: Restaurant and bar. Thursdays, 9 PM, Steve Zuterek with Ron Brown, Paul Bata, and Deborah Kelly. 773-286-9337.

ANDY'S 11 E. Hubbard: Bar and restaurant. Fri 6/14, noon, Kim Cusack, Bob Neighbor, Tom Hope, Wayne Jones & Doug Hayes; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/15, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Johnny Ferren Sextet. Sundays, 8 PM, Sam Burckhardt Combo. Mondays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Chuck Hedges Swingtet; 9 PM, No Am/Pro Jam with Art Davis, Don Stille, John Bany & Charlie Braugham. Tuesdays, noon, Tom Hope; 5 PM, Wallace Burton Group; 9 PM, Men of Note. Wed 6/19, noon, Steve Sandner; 5 PM, Franz Jackson with Joe Johnson, Dan DeLorenzo & Bob Cousins; 9 PM, Henry Johnson Organ Express. Thu 6/20, noon, Bernard Alcorn; 5 PM, Russ Phillips & the Windy City Allstars; 9 PM, Mike Smith/Ron Friedman Quintet. Fri 6/21, noon, Franz Jackson, Peter Roothaan, Tom Hope, Dan DeLorenzo & Wayne Jones; 5 PM, Eric Schneider/Greg Fishman Quintet. Sat 6/22, 6 PM, Chante Hamilton Trio; 9:30 PM, Mike Smith/Ron Friedman Quintet. 312-642-6805.

ARMY & LOU'S 423 E. 75th: Restaurant. Fridays, 6-10 PM, keyboardist and vocalist Fred Barr & guitarist Toby Wallace. 773-483-3100.

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

BACKROOM 1007 N. Rush: Music after 9 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Detour. Sun 6/16 through Thu 6/20, Charlie Johnson. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, Nick Colionne. Sun 6/23, Bobby Lewis Quartet. 312-751-2433.

BAR CELONA 3474 N. Clark: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Matt Geraghty Project. 773-244-8000.

BIG HOUSE 2354 N. Clybourn: Upstairs in the Entertainment Center: Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/22, Milt Trenier & Company with Bubba. Sat 6/15 and Fri 6/21, Bobby Perna's Big Band, Josie Band. In the Restaurant Piano Bar: Fridays, Saturdays, and Tuesdays, 6:30 PM, Audrey Morris. Mondays, 7 PM, Ray Bailey & friends. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Buddy Charles. Thursdays, 6 PM, Mary Claire Barker. 773-435-0130.

BIG JOE'S 1818 W. Foster: No cover. Sundays, 8 PM-midnight, open jam session with Darren Scorza Quartet. 773-784-8755.

BISTRO AMERICA 12 N. River, Batavia: Music at 8 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, WesBound Trane. Wed 6/19, Binford/Bruhnke Duo. Fri 6/21, Ron Smith & the Lamplighters. 630-406-0008.

BISTRO ULTRA 2239 N. Clybourn: Thursdays, 7:30 PM, Denise La Grassa Duo. 773-529-3300.

BROWN ROOM 7150 S. Exchange: Cafe with live jazz; no cover. Sat 6/22, 2-4 PM, Room Service Jazz Ensemble with Mike Donaby, Thaddeus Gaines, Robert Wilkens & Marcus Burks. 773-731-9801.

CATCH 35 35 W. Wacker: Piano bar and restaurant. Fridays, 6-9 PM, Libby York. 312-346-3500.

CHAMBERS 6881 N. Milwaukee, Niles: 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, Charles Braugham & Don Stille. 847-647-8282.

CHARLESTON 2076 N. Hoyne: Thu 6/20, 6 PM, pianist Kelly Brand. 773-489-4757.

CHEF'S STATION 915 Davis, Evanston: Sundays, 11 AM-2 PM, John Kregor/Alex Bednarke Duo. 847-570-9838.

CHICAGO FIREHOUSE 1401 S. Michigan: Restaurant. Thursday through Saturdays, 7 PM, Judy Roberts. 312-786-1401.

CHICAGO PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1370 Bank, Schaumburg: Music in the lounge at 8:30 PM. Thursdays and Fridays, Scott Stenten Duo. Saturdays, Dave Simone Trio. 847-969-9900.

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

EL CID 2645 N. Kedzie: Tue 6/18, 7 PM, double guitarist Scott Stenten. 773-395-0505.

COTTON CLUB & ALL THAT JAZZ 1710 S. Michigan: Live jazz and blues at 10 PM, midnight, and 2 AM on weekends. Mondays and Thursdays, 8 PM, open mike. 312-341-9787.

EDGEWATER LOUNGE 5600 N. Ashland: Thursdays, 9 PM, Gus Friedlander & friends. 773-878-3343.

1800 CLUB 1800 Sherman, Evanston: Wednesdays, 8 PM, Razzemetazz (no cover). 847-733-7900.

ELMER'S DOG HOUSE 1250 S. Broadway, Montgomery: Thursdays, 8 PM, and Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Paul Abella & the New Breed (no cover). 630-844-1115.

EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western: Thu 6/20, 9:30 PM, Lightbox Orchestra (see Critic's Choice). 773-276-3600.

ENTRE NOUS Fairmont Hotel, 200 N. Columbus: Restaurant with music at 6:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Elaine Dame & Randy Tressler. 312-565-7997.

ERIK & ME 1 W. Illinois, Saint Charles: Music at 7 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Scott Lies Trio. Sat 6/15, Binford/Bruhnke Trio. Fri 6/21, John Mose Trio. Sat 6/22, Trio du Jour. 630-377-9222.

EVE'S 202 W. 144th: Music at 8 PM. Thu 6/20, Zemrah. 708-841-3693.

FAT BEAN 2959 Artesian, Naperville: No cover. Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, Dave Kaleba Quartet. Sat 6/22, 7:30 PM, Aaron Krueger Duo, Mike O'Cull. 630-922-9821.

FITZGERALD'S 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn: Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Rob Parton's Jazz Tech Big Band. Sun 6/23, 6 PM, Lenny King's Chicago Metropolitan Orchestra. 708-788-2118.

FLY ME TO THE MOON 3400 N. Clark: Tuesdays, 8 PM, Left Bank Playboys. 773-528-4033.

FOUNDRY Music Tuesdays through Saturdays upstairs in the Trio Room Martini Bar, 85 Executive Dr., Aurora: No cover. Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, Bob Baglione Duo. 630-978-2088.

FRANKIE'S BLUE ROOM 16 W. Chicago, Naperville: Wednesdays, 9 PM, Rhythm Rockets. 630-416-4898.

GATEWAY BAR & GRILL 7545 N. Clark: Music at 8 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 PM on Tuesdays through Thursdays; no cover. Sat 6/15, Andy Meacham & Layni Katz. Tuesdays, Tom Vaitsas Trio. Wed 6/19, Hinda Hoffman Quartet. Thu 6/20, Petropolous Organ Trio. Fri 6/21, Taku Akiyama Quartet. Sat 6/22, Jazz Solution with Tania. 773-262-5767.

GLENDORA HOUSE 10225 S. Harlem, Chicago Ridge: Sun 6/16, 2 PM, Bill Allred's Classic Jazz Band. 708-755-8312 or 708-425-4596.

GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland: Fri 6/14, 9:30 PM, Family Style. Sun 6/16, 8 PM, Juli Wood Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, mambo jazz series hosted by Manny Lopez. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Bill Porter Orchestra with Rich Fudoli. 773-395-0066.

GREEN MILL 4802 N. Broadway: Fri 6/14, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Chuchito Valdes Afro-Cuban Ensemble; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Chuchito Valdes Afro-Cuban Ensemble; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. Sundays, 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Trio. Mon 6/17, 9 PM, Patricia Barber Quartet. Tuesdays, 9 PM, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms. Wednesdays, 9 PM, Kurt Elling Quartet. Thursdays, 9 PM, Alan Gresik's Swing Shift Orchestra. Fri 6/21, 5 PM, pianist Ben Rudolph; 9 PM, Dave Stryker/Steve Slagle Quartet; 1:30 AM, Green Mill Quartet. Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Dave Stryker/Steve Slagle Quartet; midnight, Sabertooth Organ Quartet. 773-878-5552.

HANCOCK OBSERVATORY John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: Sat 6/15 and Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Kevin Pike Duo. 312-751-3681.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Mondays, 8 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues (preceded by swing dance lessons at 7 PM). Thu 6/20 and Fri 6/21, 10 PM, What We Live. 312-362-9707.

JACARANDA 3608 W. 26th: Fridays, 10 PM, James Sanders & Conjunto. 773-521-0095.

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

JAMADA 241 Lake, Bloomingdale: Thursdays, 7 PM, Airborne (no cover). 630-893-0300.

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 6/14 through Sun 6/16, Dave Holland Quintet. Tue 6/18 through Sun 6/23, Benny Green & Russell Malone. 312-670-2473.

JINX 1928 W. Division: Mon 6/17, 9 PM, Aram Shelton, Ernst Karel & Tim Daisy (no cover). 773-645-3667.

JOE'S BE-BOP CAFE & JAZZ EMPORIUM Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand: Restaurant. Music after 6 PM. Fridays, Skinny Williams. Saturdays, Bopology. Sundays, Sonny Turner Quintet. Mondays, Kelly Brand. Tuesdays, Ken Chaney. 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, 6:30 PM, Kelly Sill & John Moulder. 847-674-6163.

KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, Erwin Helfer & Barrelhouse Chuck. Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Juli Wood Quartet. Mondays, 8:30 PM, Dennis Carrol with George Fludas, Scott Burns, and Jodie Christian/Dan Trudell. Tuesdays, 8 PM, Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan. Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Layni Katz & Andy Meacham. Thursdays, 9 PM, John Brumbach, Randy Tressler, Matt Ferguson & Nori Tanaka. Sat 6/22, 9:30 PM, violinist Zach Brock. 773-348-7592.

LYONS DEN 1934 W. Irving Park: Sun 6/23, 9 PM, Matt Ross & the Renegades (no cover). 773-871-3757.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 225 W. Ontario: Sundays, 5:30 PM, Scott Holman (no cover). 312-337-8080.

MAGNUM'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE 1701 W. Golf, Rolling Meadows: Fridays and Saturdays, 6 PM, and Mondays, 5 PM, Scott Holman (no cover). 847-952-8755.

MARTYRS' 3855 N. Lincoln: Sun 6/23, 8 PM, Bobby Broom Trio, Zach Brock Quartet. 773-404-9494.

MELANGE BLUE 2809 Butterfield, Oak Brook: Restaurant and tapas bar. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Raul Timbal y Su Mambo Jazz Band. 630-571-3600.

METROPOLE ROOM Fairmont Hotel, 200 N. Columbus: Fri 6/14, 4:30 PM, Marshall Vente & Carol Rand. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Marshall Vente Trio. Wed 6/19, 4:30 PM, Elaine Dame & Jeremy Kahn. Thu 6/20, 9 PM, Elaine Dame Trio. 312-565-6665.

MICHAELS'S JAZZ BISTRO 530 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn: Sat 6/15, 9:30 PM, Danny Draher Group. Wed 6/19, 7 PM, Ron Smith Duo. Fri 6/21, 9 PM, Sonic Species. 630-446-4001.

MR. B'S Ramada Inn, 300 Frontage, Burr Ridge. Fridays, 8 PM, jazz performance workshop (no cover). Sun 6/23, 8 PM, Emanon (no cover). 630-325-2900.

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

NO EXIT 6970 N. Glenwood: Sundays, 4 PM, "Unusual Pairings" hosted by William Perry (6/16 with David Young's New Republic; 6/23 with Ernest Dawkins Trio). 773-743-3355.

OAKFIELD CHARHOUSE 27 W 371 North Ave., West Chicago: Music at 8:30 PM. Thursdays, Frank Lamphere Trio. 630-876-2000.

100 SOUTH CHOP HOUSE & GRILL 100 S. York, Elmhurst: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7 PM, Sketches in Blue (no cover). 630-782-9091.

PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston: Restaurant with music at 8:30 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Curtis Robinson Trio. Mondays, Typhanie Monique Duo. Tuesdays, Bobby Broom Trio. Wednesdays, Ron Perrillo Trio. Thursdays, Jeff Parker Trio. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, Doug Lawrence Organ Trio with Dan Trudell. 847-328-0399.

PHILANDER'S OAK PARK 1120 Pleasant, Oak Park: Fridays, 9:30 PM, King Fleming Trio. Saturdays, 9:30 PM, Rankinfyle. Sundays, 6:30 PM, Kara Kesselring. Mondays, 7:30 PM, Sami Scot. Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, Marshall Vente Trio. Wednesdays, 7:30 PM, Jackie Allen & Judy Roberts. Thursdays, 7:30 PM, John Wright Duo. 708-848-4250.

PHYLLIS' MUSICAL INN 1800 W. Division: Music at 9:30 PM. Mondays, 9 PM, Corey Radford/Scott Anderson Quartet. Sun 6/23, 7 PM, Jazz Avengers. 773-486-9862.

POPS FOR CHAMPAGNE 2934 N. Sheffield: Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Typhanie Monique Quartet. Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Corky McClerkin Quartet. Sundays, 8:30 PM, Russell Alan Rowe Trio. Mon 6/17, 8:30 PM, Judy Roberts & Greg Fishman. Wed 6/19, 8:30 PM, Ryan Cohan Trio. Thu 6/20, 8:30 PM, Tito Carrillo Quartet. Fri 6/21, 9 PM, George McRae Trio with Jim Gailloreto. Sat 6/22, 9 PM, Katherine Davis Group. 773-472-1000.

POPS HIGHWOOD 214 Green Bay, Highwood: Music at 8:30 PM. Fri 6/14, Gerald McClendon Band. Sat 6/15, Leslie Byers & the Jazz Cats. Tue 6/18, Yoko Noge Duo. Fri 6/21, Dave Specter Organ Trio. 847-266-1313.

QUENCHERS SALOON 2401 N. Western: Music at 10 PM; no cover. Fri 6/14, Taku Akiyama. Sundays, open jam with Jeremy Callner Trio. Fri 6/21, Havana. 773-276-9730.

RASCAL'S 1136 Maple, LaGrange Park: Fri 6/14, 9 PM, Frank Lamphere Trio. 708-534-7000.

RED LION 2446 N. Lincoln: Mon 6/17, 7:30 PM, Jazz Beast with Richard Engling, Irv Gorman & Larry Santoro. 773-348-2695.

LE RELAIS 3925 N. Lincoln: Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, 9 PM, Vincent Davis Band (6/15 with Guadeloupean vocalist Glawdys). Mondays, 9 PM, jam session with the Vincent Davis Band. 773-665-8965.

SAUSSY 1156 W. Grand: Restaurant. Fridays, 7:30 PM, Mood Swing Quartet with Bob Thornton. 312-491-1122.

SCHUBAS 3159 N. Southport: Tue 6/18, 9 PM, E.S.T. 773-525-2508.

SHEBEAN KING BOHEMIAN CAFE 6501 S. Saint Lawrence: Fridays, 8 PM, open mike with the Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble. 312-263-1649.

SIMON'S TAVERN 5210 N. Clark: Sun 6/16, 9 PM, Steven Hashimoto Quartet. 773-878-0894.

SMOKE DADDY 1804 W. Division: Music at 10 PM Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30 PM Sundays through Thursdays. Tuesdays, Taku Akiyama Quintet. 773-772-6656.

SOME LIKE IT BLACK COFFEE CLUB 4500 S. Michigan: Saturdays, 7-9:30 PM, jazz jam session (no cover). Wednesdays, 8 PM, open mike with the Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble (call 312-263-1649 for more information). 773-377-5004, ext. 2228.

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

TRATTORIA LUIGI'S 154 W. Northwest Hwy., Palatine: Fridays, 8:30 PM, Frank Lamphere Quartette. 847-991-7006.

UNDERGROUND WONDER BAR 10 E. Walton: Fridays and Saturdays, 11 PM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. Sundays, 10 PM, Heather Horton Band. Tuesdays, 8 PM, Lonie Walker; 11 PM, Kimberly Gordon Quartet; 2 AM, Vince Willis. Wednesdays, 8 PM, Brian O'Hern; 11 PM-4 AM, Lonie Walker & Big Bad Ass Company Band. 312-266-7761.

VELVET LOUNGE 21281/2 S. Indiana: Music after 9:30 PM. Fri 6/14 and Sat 6/15, Rich Halley Trio (see Critic's Choice). Sundays, 7 PM, jam session with pianist Jim Baker, bassist Josh Abrams, saxophonist Dennis Winslett, and percussionist Colby Watkins. Wednesdays, 8:30 PM, "The Music of Miles Davis" arranged and performed by Malachi Thompson (6/19 with Dennis Winslett, Darius Savage & Curtis Prince). Thu 6/20, Jeb Bishop Trio. Fri 6/21, Nicole Mitchell & Black Earth Ensemble. Sat 6/22, Fred Anderson Quintet. 312-791-9050.

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

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

international

concerts

BAMBOLEO Free concert. Thu 6/20, 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.

MIRIAM MAKEBA, ALBITA Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

MAXWELL STREET KLEZMER BAND Free in-store performance. Thu 6/20, 7:30 PM, Barnes & Noble bookstore, 55 Old Orchard Center, Skokie. 847-310-0450.

MUMAND sings Afghan songs and plays the rhobab at a benefit for Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan, which also features Abdul Wardak & Valya Woodstock reading poetry in English and Pastu. Fri 6/14, 7 PM, Healing Earth Resources, 3111 N. Ashland. 773-327-8459.

ORCHESTRA RUMBA perform at "Luna Cabana" Latin dance party, with lessons from the Latin Rhythms Dance Studio. Thursdays, 5-10 PM, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr. 312-322-0516.

SONES DE MEXICO ENSEMBLE CHICAGO Free concert. Fri 6/21, 6:30 PM, Winnemac Park, 5100 N. Leavitt. 312-742-5101.

JOSE VALDES & THE MAMBO ALL-STARS Sun 6/16, 7 PM, Ravenswood Manor Park, 4604 N. Manor. 312-742-7572.

ORLANDO "MARACA" VALLE Y OTRA VISION Free concert at Chicago Summerdance. Fri 6/21, 7:30 PM (preceded by dance lessons at 6 PM), Spirit of Music Garden, Grant Park, Michigan between Harrison and Balbo. 312-742-4007.

international

clubs

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

ANGELINA RISTORANTE 3561 N. Broadway: Tuesdays, 7 PM, accordionist Robert Cruz & bassist Liz Payne. 773-935-5933.

CHASE CAFE 7301 N. Sheridan: Fri 6/14, 6 PM, benefit for International Capoeira Angola Foundation with Hector Salazar & Guiselle Garavito (also features a breakdance workshop with Anacron and poetry with Motep). 773-743-5650.

HOTHOUSE 31 E. Balbo: Fri 6/14, 10 PM, Carpacho y Su Super Combo. Wed 6/19, 8 PM, Bamboleo. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Mambo Express Afro-Cuban Band (preceded by salsa dance lessons at 9 PM). Sun 6/23, 7 PM, Las Guitarras de Espana. 312-362-9707.

LUNA MEXICANA 3565 W. Fullerton: Thursdays, 8 PM, Latin jazz and salsa with Yorumba (no cover). 773-252-1639.

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

THE NOTE 1565 N. Milwaukee: Sat 6/15 and Thursdays, 10 PM, Chicago Samba. 773-489-0011.

THE ORIGINAL MOTHER'S 26 W. Division: Wednesdays, 8:30 PM-4 AM, DJs Johnny Rumba & El Papichulo spin salsa clasica, with Latin dance lessons by Lisa "La Boriqua" at 9:30 PM. 312-427-2572.

LA PENA 4212 N. Milwaukee: Restaurant. Fridays and Saturdays, 7 PM, Tribus Futuras performs Andean music; 10:30 PM, open mike. 773-545-7022.

PLAVA LAGUNA 2610 W. Peterson: Music after 9 PM. Fridays and Saturdays, Bosnian folk music. 773-465-1483.

VOODOO NIGHTCLUB 601 Mall, Schaumburg: Music after 7 PM. Tuesdays, DJ Mercurio spins Latin pop. Sat 6/22, 10 PM, Orlando "Maraca" Valle y Otra Vision, with DJs El Papichulo & Ric Martinez and Latin dance lessons by Lisa "La Boriqua" at 8:30 PM (call 312-427-2572 for tickets). 847-969-1602.

ZHIVAGO 9925 Gross Point, Skokie: Fridays, 9 PM, salsa and Caribbean music with DJs El Papichulo & Ric Martinez, with Latin dance lessons at 10 PM. 312-427-2572.

classical

BEL CANTO VOICES in a free concert. Tue 6/18, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

STEPHANI BISSINGER AND TOD KOWALLIS soprano and tenor, in a free concert (Mozart, Prokofiev, Dvorak). Mon 6/17, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630 or 312-346-3278.

DANA BROWN piano (Rachmaninoff, D. Scarlatti, Beethoven, Gershwin). Sat 6/15, 7 PM, Lake Street Church, 607 W. Lake, Evanston. 773-294-1577.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan: Fri 6/14, 1:30 PM, and Sat 6/15, 8 PM, Daniel Barenboim, conductor (Bach, Bruckner). "Pre-concert conversations" take place one hour and 15 minutes before each performance. 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Pavilion, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park: Fri 6/21, 7 PM, William Eddins, conductor, with violinist Itzhak Perlman (Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff). Sat 6/22, 7 PM, Itzhak Perlman, conductor and violin (Glinka, Bach, Tchaikovsky). Sun 6/23, 7 PM, Itzhak Perlman, conductor, with violinist Kurt Nikkanen, cellist Zuill Bailey, and pianist Navah Perlman in an all-Beethoven program. 847-266-5100.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in public rehearsal. Sat 6/15 and Sat 6/22, 9 AM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

CLASSICAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in a free concert. Tue 6/18, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

DA CORNETO OPERA Robert Ashens conducts Verdi's I Lombardi. Sun 6/23, 4 PM, St. Hilary Church, 5601 N. California. 847-662-2694.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RECITALS Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut: Fri 6/14, 12:10 PM, violinist Benjamin Peled (Gershwin/Heifetz, Brahms, Beethoven). Fri 6/21, 12:10 PM, flutist Michele McGovern (Bach, Debussy, Mozart, Brahms). 312-787-2729, ext. 600.

GRANT PARK ORCHESTRA Petrillo Music Shell, Grant Park, Columbus and Jackson: Fri 6/14, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Dawn Upshaw (Berlioz, Canteloube, Ravel, Copland, Weill, Sondheim, Bernstein). See Critic's Choice. Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, and Sun 6/16, 6:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with soprano Jonita Lattimore, cellist Alban Gerhardt, the Grant Park Chorus, and the Chicago Children's Choir (Bloch, Bernstein, Williams). Wed 6/19, 6:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with pianist Andrea Swan, clarinetist Charlene Zimmerman, and soprano Robin Blitch Wiper in an all-Mozart program. Fri 6/21 and Sat 6/22, 7:30 PM, Carlos Kalmar, conductor, with violinist Elmar Oliveira (Tchaikovsky, Barber, McPhee). 312-744-8950 or 312-346-3278.

MENDELSSOHN STRING QUARTET with violinists Miriam Fried, Paul Biss and Robert Chen, violist Atar Arad, and cellist Timothy Eddy (Beethoven, Dutilleux, Mendelssohn). Thu 6/20, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

NAPERVILLE CHORUS AND FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Jeordano Martinez conducts a program of patriotic music (McKinley, Thompson, and others). Sat 6/14, 8 PM, Pfeiffer Hall, North Central College, 310 E. Benton, Naperville. 630-637-4019.

NORTHBROOK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Lawrence Rapchak, conductor, with pianist Rich Ridenour (Gershwin, Reed). Sat 6/15, 7:30 PM, Glenbrook North High School, 2300 Shermer, Northbrook. 847-272-0755.

NORTHSHORE CONCERT BAND in a free concert. Wed 6/19, 7 PM, Raymond Park, Grove and Chicago, Evanston. 847-446-3822.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in public rehearsal. Sat 6/15 and Sat 6/22, 2 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

PROTEGE PHILHARMONIC in a free concert. Wed 6/19, 7 PM, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

BARBARA QUINTILIANI AND CRAIG TERRY soprano and piano, in a Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert (Bellini, Debussy, R. Strauss, Beach, Charles). Free admission. Wed 6/19, 12:15 PM, Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630 or 312-346-3278.

ROCKEFELLER MEMORIAL CHAPEL CARILLON RECITALS Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn: Carillonneurs perform at 6 PM. Sun 6/23, Koen Cosaert. 773-702-7059.

ST. BENEDICT FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Matthew Wolka conducts a free concert (Beethoven, Schubert, Debussy, Prokofiev). Fri 6/14, 7:30 PM, St. Benedict Church, 2215 W. Irving Park. 773-588-6484, ext. 203.

VINCENT P. SKOWRONSKI AND SAORI CHIBA violin and piano, in a free concert (Cui, Faure, Elgar, Kreisler, Monti, Raff, Schumann, Tchaikovsky). Sun 6/16, 3:30 PM, Self-Help Home, 908 W. Argyle. 847-491-9155.

DEBORAH SOBOL, YUAN-QING YU, RUSSELL HERSHOW, KATINKA

KLEIJN, AND RALPH BLACKMAN piano, violin, viola, cello, and double bass (Schubert). Tue 6/18, 5:45 PM, St. James Episcopal Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. 312-787-7360.

WHEATON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Hubble Middle School, Roosevelt and Naperville Rds., Wheaton: Tue 6/18, 8 PM, Peter Lipari, conductor, with baritone Steven Jepson and narrator John Drury (Copland, Schuman, Ott, and others). Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Peter Lipari conducts a program of movie music. 630-790-1430.

PINCHAS ZUKERMAN performs Brahms's complete solo works for violin and viola in two recitals with pianist Marc Neikrug. Mon 6/17 and Tue 6/18, 8 PM, Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival, Green Bay and Lake Cook Rds., Highland Park. 847-266-5100.

fairs & festivals

ARTISTS OF THE WALL FESTIVAL Loyola Park Beach, Pratt at the lake: Sat 6/15, 12:30 PM, Floating Rock Ensemble; 1:30 PM, Meisha Herron; 2:30 PM, Spinal Pat; 4 PM, Magnesium; 5 PM, Mystery Train. Sun 6/16, noon, Linda Lubell; 12:45 PM, Hot Club of Edgewater; 1:45 PM, Down the Line; 2:30 PM, Bass Is Loaded Coalition; 3 PM, Farmageddon; 4 PM, Chicago Rose; 5 PM, Mystechs. 773-250-3378.

BACK YARD BASH Belmont and Greenview: Fri 6/14, 4 PM, Dry County; 6 PM, Spear Grass; 8 PM, Mr. Blotto. Sat 6/15, noon, Union; 1:30 PM, Ness; 2:30 PM, Cells; 4 PM, Domestic Problems; 6 PM, Bottle of Justus; 8 PM, Mr. Blotto. Sun 6/16, 1 PM, Blues Monks; 2 PM, 1000 Vertical Feet; 3:30 PM, Maggie Speaks; 5:30 PM, Underwater People; 8 PM, Umphrey's McGee. 773-665-4682.

15TH ANNUAL BEAR & BULL BUST FOR M.S. Financial Pl. between Congress and Van Buren: Fri 6/14, 4 PM, ENVS. 312-922-1778.

BLUES ON THE FOX Galena and Stolp, Aurora: Fri 6/14, 6-10:30 PM, and Sat 6/15, 11 AM-10:30 PM, Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers, Carl Weathersby & Vital Support, Little Charlie & the Nightcats, Siegel-Schwall Band with Sam Lay, Jody Williams, Brody Buster, Matthew Skoller Band, Nellie "Tiger" Travis. 630-801-6590.

CUSTER'S LAST STAND FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS Chicago and Main, Evanston: Sat 6/15, 10:30 AM, Gene Lim; 11 AM, Native American Dance Troupe; 11:30 AM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; noon, Hurricane Saxophone Quartet; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Homewreckers; 2:30 PM, Jim DeWan; 3 PM, musicians from Berman's Music Studio; 3:30 PM, Musical Offering; 4 PM, Five Spot Quintet; 4:15 PM, Kraig Kenning; 5:30 PM, Christopher Greene & New Perspective, Highland Park Pops Big Band; 7:30 PM, Flashback Chicago. Sun 6/16, 10 AM, Michael Strening, Reba Place Gospel Choir; 10:30 AM, Gene Lim; 11 AM, Native American Dance Troupe; 11:30 AM, Kent McDaniel Band; noon, Mark Cleveland Band; 1 PM, John Temmerman's Jazz Obsession Quartet; 1:30 PM, Corky Siegel with Frank Donaldson; 2:30 PM, Bopology; 3:45 PM, Christopher Greene & New Perspective; 4 PM, Blake & Blue; 5:30 PM, Homewreckers; 6 PM, Jack Hubble Jazz Outfit; 7:30 PM, Flashback Chicago. Festival also features entertainment for children. 847-328-2204.

FIESTAS PUERTORRIQUENAS Humboldt Park, 1400 N. Sacramento: Tue 6/18, 7:45 PM, Julyssa; 9 PM, Puchi Colon y Su Orquesta. Wed 6/19, 4 PM, Crook County; 4:20 PM, Latin Sound Crew; 5 PM, Bachata 6; 6 PM, Los Nandez; 6:45 PM, Tainos; 7:15 PM, Los Inocentes; 9 PM, Fulanito. Thu 6/20, 4 PM, Jazz Son; 5 PM, Raul Timbal y Mambo Jazz; 6 PM, Havana; 7 PM, 911 Mambo Orchestra; 8 PM, Blue Son; 9 PM, Giovanni Hidalgo. Fri 6/21, 4:15 PM, Arco Iris Musical; 4:35 PM, Abbey Cruz & Paquito; 4:55 PM, Alvie Marie; 5:15 PM, Orquesta Latira; 5:45 PM, Los Trovadores Unidos; 6:15 PM, La Crema; 6:45 PM, Herencia Latina; 7:15 PM, Rafi Burgos; 7:45 PM, Tarzan y los Sabrosos; 8:45 PM, Orquesta la Nueva; 9 PM, Joseph Fonseca y Su Orquesta; 9:45 PM, Orquesta Nabori. Sat 6/22, 1 PM, Serrania del Alba; 2:05 PM, Lilly y Su Gran Trio; 3:45 PM, Edwin Colon Zayas; 5:30 PM, Orlando "Maraca" Valle y Otra Vision; 5:45 PM, La Zafra; 6:45 PM, Manny Pizarro y los Sonorican; 7:15 PM, Oro Solido; 7:45 PM, Melodia del Ayer; 8:45 PM, Orquesta Arabu; 9 PM, Ralphy Leavitt y la Selecta. Sun 6/23, noon, Fuerte Impacto; 12:15 PM, Grupo Yuba; 1:15 PM, Trio Nuevo Milenio; 2:15 PM, Merengue.com; 4 PM, Orquesta Sabor; 4:30 PM, Raul Timbal y Su Mambo Jazz; 5 PM, Papo Sanchez; 5:30 PM, Jesus Enriquez; 6 PM, Chicago Salsa Congress; 6:30 PM, Las Bachatuces; 6:45 PM, Ricky Luis y Su Orquesta; 7:30 PM, Cantores Tipico; 7:45 PM, Merenbanda; 8:30 PM, La Natural; 8:45 PM, El Gran Combo. 773-292-1414.

GREATER CHICAGO JEWISH FOLK ARTS FESTIVAL Cook County Caldwell Woods Forest Preserve, Devon and Milwaukee: Sun 6/16, 11 AM, Russian Women's Melody Choir, Even Sh'siyah, Mazalot; 11:30 AM, Shakshuka, Jeff & Janis; 11:45 PM, Darwin & Marv; noon, Jermi Kaplan, Solomon Schechter Choir, Titiko with Alberto Mizrahi & Stuart Rosenberg;12:15 PM, Lynn Hazan; 12:30 PM, Junior Klezmer Band, Modern Klezmer Quartet; 12:45 PM, Mama Loshen; 1 PM, Pharoah's Daughter, Rabbi Joe Black, Kol Sasson, Marilyn Price; 1:30 PM, Jessica Carleton, Jonathan Bayer, Tim Sparks; 1:45 PM, Listen Up!; 2 PM, Peter Yarrow, Jessica Carleton; 2:30 PM, Ruby Harris, Judy & David; 2:45 PM, Rabbi Joe Black, Doug Cotler & Tim Sparks; 3:15 PM, Rabbi Shimon Yerucham Green, Marilyn Price; 3:30 PM, Nancy Shapiro Pikelny; 3:45 PM, Popov & Gips, Joel Frankel, Hasha Musha with the Chicago Klezmer Ensemble, David Rothstein; 4:15 PM, Rob Weinberg, Pavel Roytman; 4:30 PM, Jeff Klepper with Yom Hadash, Peter Yarrow; 4:45 PM, Jubilate Choir; 5 PM, David Sokoloff; 5:15 PM, Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, Barbara Silverman; 5:45 PM, Howard Levy. Festival also features theater and dance performances, storytellers & art exhibits. 847-933-3000.

HEART OF ITALY FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL Oakley and 24th: Fri 6/14, 6 PM, Deja Vu; 8 PM, Intrigue. Sat 6/15, 4 PM, Against All Odds; 5 PM, Lucia; 6:30 PM, Dakota; 7:30 PM, Jack Miuccio; 9 PM, Lena Prima; 10:15 PM, Gigolo Johnny. Sun 6/16, 4 PM, Joe Martino & Luigi Lenzi; 6 PM, Frank Pisani, Tony Ocean & Jack D'Amico; 8 PM, Johnny Maggio. 773-625-0506.

ILLINOIS SAINT ANDREW SOCIETY 16TH ANNUAL CHICAGO HIGHLAND GAMES Oak Brook Polo Grounds, 31st and York, Oak Brook: Sat 6/15, 8:30 AM, solo bagpipe competition; 10:30 AM, Mother Grove, Glen Isle Celtic Show Band; 11:30 AM, Highland Reign, Mary Radspinner with Christy Bain; 1 PM, band competitions; 1:15 PM, Rogues; 1:30 PM, Highland Reign; 2:15 PM, Glen Isle Celtic Show Band; 2:30 PM, Mary Radspinner with Christy Bain; 3:30 PM, Highland Reign, Mother Grove; 4:30 PM, Rogues, Martin Gologly, drum & drum major competitions; 5:30 PM, massed pipes & drums; 6:30 PM, Mother Grove, Rogues. Festival also features traditional athletic competitions. 708-442-7293.

JEFF FEST Higgins and Milwaukee: Sat 6/22, 2 PM, Maynard Ferguson; 3:30 PM, Seven Day Run; 5 PM, Trevor Matthews Band; 6:30 PM, Cecilia; 8:15 PM, Radiators. Sun 6/23, 2 PM, J.D. Simo; 3:30 PM, Virginia Coalition; 5:30 PM, Paul Cebar & the Milwaukeeans; 7:30 PM, Buckwheat Zydeco. 773-868-3010.

LAGUNA FEST Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr.: Sat 6/15, 11:30 AM-4 PM, Machu-Picchu, Nelson Sosa & others. 773-947-3729.

LINCOLN PARK FEST Lincoln Park West between Dickens and Armitage: Sat 6/15, 11:30 AM, Cecilia; 1:30 PM, Mighty Blue Kings; 3:30 PM, Roches; 5:30 PM, Judybats. Sun 6/16, 11 AM, 56 Hope Road; 12:30 PM, Mr. Savage; 1:30 PM, Savoy Brown; 3:30 PM, Jazz Mandolin Project; 5:30 PM, Spyro Gyra. 773-435-1250, ext. 251.

MILES OF MUSIC features outdoor performances along Michigan Avenue on Fri 6/21. Paul & Gabriella Rosenbaum Garden & Gazebo, Michigan and Lake Shore Dr.: 1:30, 3:30, and 5:30 PM, Rolling Thunder Taiko Drums. Garden Plaza, John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan: noon, College of DuPage Student Jazz All-Stars; 1 PM, Yoko Noge & Jazz Me Blues; 5 PM, Kimberly Gordon. Water Tower Park, Michigan and Pearson: 11 AM, Lira Ensemble; 3 PM, Phava; 4 PM, Jim DeWan; 5 PM, Lynne Jordan. Sidewalk Square, 625 N. Michigan: noon, Jack Scott; 2 PM, Michael Quarcoo; 5 PM, Eric Leonardson. Sidewalk Square, 535 N. Michigan: noon, Greek music. Hotel Inter-Continental, 505 N. Michigan: 11 AM, Eric Noden; 3:30 PM, Julia Hurn; 4:30 PM, Raymond Miller. Shops at North Bridge, 520 N. Michigan: 11 AM, Northbrook Symphony Strings; 1 PM, Trio Solari; 3 PM, Chicago Businessmen's Chamber Ensemble; 4 PM, Clyde "Lightning" George; 5 PM, Chicago Chamber Choir. Plaza of the Americas, 430 N. Michigan: noon, Lawndale Community Music Center Jazz Trio; 3 PM, Alex Udvary; 5 PM, A La Carte. Wrigley Building courtyard, 400 N. Michigan: 11:30 PM, Foiled Again; 12:45 PM, Catherine Smitko; 1:30 PM, David Young. Prudential Plaza, Michigan and Lake: 11 AM, Issa Boulos; 5 PM, Las Guitarras de Espana. Doral Plaza Balcony, 151 N. Michigan: 2 PM, Alexandra Billings; 3:30 PM, 3 Girls 3; 5 PM, Daryl Nitz. Smurfit-Stone Container Building, 150 N. Michigan: 11:30 PM, Devil in a Woodpile; 12:30 PM, Butterfly Child; 4 PM, Anne-Marie Akin. Chicago Cultural Center, Washington and Michigan: 11 AM, Patty Elvis Band; 1:30 PM, Tallulah; 5 PM, Lonie Walker Band. 20 N. Michigan: noon, Sam Burkhardt Combo; 2:30 PM, McKenna Ensemble; 3:30 PM, Chicago Chamber Orchestra Winds; 4:15 PM, Sue Nigro. Stanley McCormick Memorial Garden, Michigan and Monroe: 1-5 PM, staff & students of Old Town School of Folk Music. Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan: 11 AM, members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; 1:30 PM, members of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago; 4:30 PM, members of the Chicago Symphony Chorus. Congress Gateway Plaza, Michigan and Congress: 11 AM, Honor Jazz Ensemble & others; 1 PM, musicians from Midwest Young Artists; 3 PM, Laurence Hobgood, Alegre String Ensemble; 5 PM, Evanston-Ridgeville Band. Wineberg Sculpture Garden, 618 S. Michigan: 11 AM-2 PM, Shakshuka. Spirit of Music Garden, 601 S. Michigan: 11:30 AM, Marvin Tate's D-Settlement; 12:30 PM, Oh My God; 1:30 PM, Brother El. 877-244-2246.

NORTHCENTER RIBFEST 2002 Irving Park and Lincoln: Sat 6/15, noon, Ruben Waters Loves You; 2 PM, Fat Time, Lane Tech High School Jazz Band; 4 PM, Frisbie; 6 PM, Vulgar Boatmen; 7:30 PM, Waco Brothers; 8 PM, Ike Reilly. Sun 6/16, noon, Mama Digdown's Brass Band; 1:15 PM, Bloodshot Records Children's Preview with Jon Langford, Nora O'Connor & Rick Sherry; 2 PM, June; 4 PM, Moonshine Willy, Old Town School of Folk Music Children's Show; 5:30 PM, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel; 6 PM, Bottle Rockets. Festival also features dance and theater performances. 773-525-3609.

ST. JOSAPHAT SUMMERFEST Belden and Southport: Fri 6/21, 6 PM, Big Guitars From Memphis; 8 PM, Maggie Speaks. Sat 6/22, 3 PM, Big Hello; 5:30 PM, Katie Todd Band; 8 PM, Lynne Jordan & the Shivers. Sun 6/23, noon, Roots Rock; 3 PM, World Class Noise. 773-327-8955.

ST. PRISCILLA SUMMER FUN CARNIVAL Church of St. Priscilla, 6969 W. Addison: Wed 6/19, 7 PM, Elvis impersonator Mark Hussman. Thu 6/20, 7 PM, American English. Fri 6/21, 8 PM, Infinity. Sat 6/22, 8 PM, Buckinghams. Sun 6/23, R-Gang. 773-545-6157.

SUMMER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION 2002 Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago: Festival runs continuously from 6 PM Fri 6/21 through 5 PM Sat 6/22. Fri 6/21, 7 PM, Ellen Rosner; 8:30 PM, Karma Sutra; 9:30 PM, DJ Cheb i Sabbah; 10 PM, Munta Dance Theatre Chicago, DJ D-Jaded; 11 PM, Angel Melendez y Su Orquesta Arallue. Sat 6/22, noon, Immaculate Heart of Mary Marimba Ensemble; 2:30 PM, Orlando "Maraca" Valle y Otra Vision. 312-280-2660.

SUNSHINE MUSIC FEST Lake County Fairgrounds, Greenwood and Court, Crown Point, Indiana: Sat 6/22, 5-11 PM, Smithereens, Buckwheat Zydeco, Steepwater, Crawpuppies. 312-559-1212 or 219-938-9001.

TASTE OF RANDOLPH STREET Randolph between Halsted and Racine: Fri 6/21, 5:15 PM, Baldwin Brothers; 6:30 PM, Iffy; 8 PM, Sonia Dada. Sat 6/22, 2 PM, Wendy DeBias; 3:30 PM, Howlin' Maggie; 5 PM, Keller Williams; 6:30 PM, Million Yen; 8 PM, Cracker. Sun 6/23, 2 PM, Tom Daily; 3:30 PM, Bicycle Tricycle; 5 PM, Robbie Fulks; 6:30 PM, Duvall; 8 PM, Jay Farrar. 800-485-8085.

WVON JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION Mandrake Park, 39th and Cottage Grove: Sat 6/15, 10:45 AM, Rene Maxwell; noon, Doktor Rhute; 1 PM, Reginald T. McCants; 2:30 PM, RDJS Youth Choir of Landmark Baptist Church; 4 PM, DJ Richard Pegue. Festival also includes theater, arts exhibits & political speakers. 773-247-6200, ext. 223.

miscellaneous

AMERICA STRONG: MUSIC AND MURALS, 1930s AND 40s hosted by Stephen Burns; selections by Aaron Copland, Louis Armstrong, Marian Anderson & others will be performed. Sat 6/22, 1:30 PM, Fullerton Hall, Art Institute of Chicago, Michigan and Adams. 312-443-3600.

BEL CANTO VOICES Free concert. Tue 6/18, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

NELSON GILL & THE CARIBBEAN RHYTHM BAND Free children's concert. Fri 6/14, 7 PM, Revere Park, 2509 W. Irving Park. 312-742-7529.

ELLA JENKINS Free children's concert. Thu 6/20, 6:30 PM, Bauler Playlot, 501 W. Wisconsin. 312-742-7898.

KAZOO FEST Free concert. Fri 6/21, noon, Chicago Music Mart, DePaul Center, 333 S. State. 312-362-6700.

MELODEERS CHORUS, CHICAGO VOICE EXCHANGE Sat 6/22, 3 and 7 PM, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie. 800-222-7552.

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