Chicago pop trio The Shades releases its second EP, "Draw," with a special acoustic performance at Uncommon Ground (Lakeview) Friday, Oct. 25. - Courtesy of The Shades

Concert highlights 10/25-10/31: The Shades’ EP release at Uncommon Ground; Invisible Cartoons, Bumsy and the Moochers at Two Brothers

A Haunting on Lincoln Ave. featuring The King of Mars, Origami Button, Prom Night Perm, Conspicuous Bystanders: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $12-$15. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

All-Star Blues Revue: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at the Al Larson Prairie Center for the Arts, 201 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg. (847) 895-3600 or villageofschaumburg.com.

JDR and the Broadcast, Nicole Amine: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at The Venue, 21 S. Broadway Ave., Aurora. (331) 212-8490 or themusicvenue.org.

The DRAWing Board — An EP Release Dinner with The Shades: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Uncommon Ground, 3800 N. Clark St., Chicago. $25. uncommonground.com.

Nightmare on Addison with Rage Against The Chilli Peppers, Moore, Chai Tulani, Manthom Phenace: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Cubby Bear, 1059 W. Addison St., Chicago. Free. (773) 327-1662 or cubbybear.com.

Alternative Method, Jessie’s Girl, Straight Jacket Romance: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Penny Road Pub, 545 Penny Road, Barrington. (847) 428-0562 or pennyroadpub.com.

U.F.O. “Last Orders — 50th Anniversary Tour”: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25 and 26, at Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles. (630) 962-7000 or arcadalive.com.

San Fermin plays Thalia Hall with the Bad Bad Hats Friday, Oct. 25. – Courtesy of Denny Renshaw

San Fermin, Bad Bad Hats: 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St., Chicago. (312) 526-3851 or thaliahallchicago.com.

The Main Squeeze, Caverns: 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Bottom Lounge, 1375 W. Lake St., Chicago. (312) 666-6775 or bottomlounge.com.

“Ruben Studdard Sings Luther Vandross”: 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora. (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com.

Ray LaMontagne “Just Passing Through”: 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., Chicago. (888) 609-7599 or msg.com.

Intonation Music’s 11th Annual Exquisite Corpse Ball with The Daytonics as The Cure, Kid Million as The Cars, Que Rico! plays One Hit Wonders, The Good as Billy Idol, The Boys of Summer as The Police, Leaders of Men as Joy Division: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. (773) 281-4444 or beatkitchen.com.

Halloween Showcase with Invictus, Kadooge: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at West Chicago Social Club, 920 Roosevelt Road, West Chicago. thewcsocialclub.com.

Zach Pietrini, Brian Allison: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Hey Nonny, 10 S. Vail Ave., Arlington Heights. (224) 202-0750 or heynonny.com.

The Bank Notes: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Q-Bar Darien, 8109 S. Cass Ave., Darien. facebook.com.

Invisible Cartoons, Bumsy And The Moochers: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway, Aurora. (630) 264-2739 or twobrothersbrewing.com.

The Usuals, Teenage Bubblegums, Amuse, C-Sides: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Liar’s Club, 1665 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago. facebook.com.

Rhetoric Halloween Monster Mash Metal Bash with Profits of Metal: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Chicago Loop Sports Bar & Grill, 7 West Streamwood Blvd., Streamwood. (630) 830-2565 or chicago-loop.com.

16th Annual Halloweekend at Montrose Saloon Part 1 with The Fiction Romantics as The Buzzcocks, Androgynous Mustache as Hall & Oates, The Webstirs as The Doobie Brothers, Roxy Morons as Roxy Music and Los Gallos Band as Los Lobos: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct 25, at Montrose Saloon, 2933 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago. (773) 463-7663 or montrosesaloon.com.

Halloween Hoedown with Whiskey Thunder & The Gory Details: 9 p.m. Friday. Oct. 25, at BrauerHouse, 1000 N. Rohlwing Road, Lombard. (630) 495-2141 or brauerhouse.com.

Birthdayy Partyy’s Costume Party with Animalé, Meela and Niick Niice: 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Sound-Bar, 226 W. Ontario St., Chicago. soundbar.uvtix.com.

Some Years Later: 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Wire, 6815 W. Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. (708) 669-9473 or wireismusic.com.

Parni Valjak’s “Runda 44” tour: 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Joe’s Live, 5441 Park Place, Rosemont. (847) 261-0392 or joesliverosemont.com.

7th heaven: 10:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Durty Nellie’s, 180 N. Smith St., Palatine. (847) 358-9150 or durtynellies.com.

Honeystone, Mel Senese: 11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago. (773) 278-6600 or subt.net.

Spooky Singalong: 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 26 and 27, at Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. oldtownschool.org.

A Haunting at the Alibi with Westwood, Hillbilly Liars, Jeff and Mario, Rebels in Stereo: 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at The Alibi, 4117 E. Wonder Lake Road, Wonder Lake. (779) 444-2292 or facebook.com.

The Menzingers, Tigers Jaw, Culture Abuse: 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Concord Music Hall, 2047 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. (773) 570-4000 or concordmusichall.com.

Lucky Boys Confusion looks back on its album, “Growing Out of It,” Saturday, Oct. 26 at Chicago’s House of Blues.

Lucky Boys Confusion celebrates “Growing Out of It” with Much the Same, Hot Alice, The Dead Woods: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. (312) 923-2000 or houseofblues.com

Smiley Tillmon Band, Kate Moss, Seventh Sons Band: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at The Venue, 21 S. Broadway Ave., Aurora. (331) 212-8490 or themusicvenue.org.

Tiny Moving Parts, Fredo Disco, Standards: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Bottom Lounge, 1375 W. Lake St., Chicago. (312) 666-6775 or bottomlounge.com.

10th annual Bands Being Bands Halloween Party featuring SAYERS as Prom Band, Polarizer as Beastie Boys, Model Stranger as Madonna, A Friend Called Fire as Metallica, Sugarpulp as Queens of the Stone Age: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $12-$15. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

Halloween Party with Boneshaker & Corium: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Penny Road Pub, 545 Penny Road, Barrington. (847) 428-0562 or pennyroadpub.com.

Pulley, The Bollweevils, Counterpunch, Parker: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Reggies Rock Club, 2105 S. State St., Chicago. (312) 949-0120 or reggieslive.com.

Raue Center’s Halloween Bash featuring Dead Man’s Carnival: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Raue Center for the Arts, 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake. (815) 356-9212 or rauecenter.org.

Pencil Trick, 413 Band, leaving Scarlet: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Chicago Loop Sports Bar & Grill, 7 West Streamwood Blvd., Streamwood. (630) 830-2565 or chicago-loop.com.

V is for Villains, Melter, City Park: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Cubby Bear, 1059 W. Addison St., Chicago. $5-$7; free with costume. (773) 327-1662 or cubbybear.com.

Halloween Party and Costume Contest with Too White Crew, DJ Gator, DJ OuttaControl, DJ TecKniquE and more: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at 115 Bourbon Street, 3359 W. 115th St., Merrionette Park. $10. (708) 388-8881 or facebook.com.

One-X, American Idiots, After Matter: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at West Chicago Social Club, 920 Roosevelt Road, West Chicago. thewcsocialclub.com.

King of the Nighttime World Halloween Costume Party With Cherry Bomb: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at BrauerHouse, 1000 N. Rohlwing Road, Lombard. (630) 495-2141 or brauerhouse.com.

Halloweensteen with The Duke Street Kings featuring Michael McDermott: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Park West, 322 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago. (773) 929-1322 or parkwestchicago.com.

Hayes & Conner, Andrew Hyra, Nick Leet: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Elbo Room (cocktail lounge), 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

Davy Knowles: 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Hey Nonny, 10 S. Vail Ave., Arlington Heights. (224) 202-0750 or heynonny.com.

HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA XV with Bloodsport TMTB as Sublime With Beach, Jeff Schaller and the Long Way Home as Gin Blossoms, City Mouth as Phil Collins, Atomic John as Rolling Stones, Sad Paul Stanley as Vince Neil Stanley, Handsome Naked as Ludacris: 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. (773) 281-4444 or beatkitchen.com.

Neon Halloween with UltraBeat: 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Austin’s Fuel Room, 481 Peterson Road, Libertyville. (847) 549-1972 or fuelroom.com.

Ray Lamontagne
Ray LaMontagne’s “Just Passing Through” tour visits the Chicago Theatre Friday, Oct. 25. – Associated Press file photo

Roundhouse Halloween Dance Party featuring DJ Jayrock: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway, Aurora. (630) 264-2739 or twobrothersbrewing.com.

Downers Groove’s annual Halloween Show: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Bryan’s American Grille, 2009 Ogden Ave., Downers Grove. (630) 725-9110 or bryansamericangrille.com.

Galati’s Hideaway Halloween Party with There Goes The Neighborhood: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Galati’s Hideaway, 800 Feinberg Court, Cary. (847) 516-3663 or galatishideaway.com.

Thriller — Reggaeton Halloween Party: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Joe’s Live, 5441 Park Place, Rosemont. (847) 261-0392 or joesliverosemont.com.

Halloween Party with Rendition: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Mickey Finn’s Brewery, 345 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville. (847) 362-6688 or mickeyfinnsbrewery.com.

16th Annual Halloweekend at Montrose Saloon Part 2 with The Stone Montroses as The Stone Roses, Rachel Drew as Siouxsie and the Banshees, Statutes Of Liberty as Velvet Underground, Planet Claire as Neil Diamond and Phil Angotti as Bob Dylan: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct 26, at Montrose Saloon, 2933 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago. (773) 463-7663 or montrosesaloon.com.

The Freakeasy Presents Evil Eye — Halloween Chicago 2019: 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Metro Chicago, 3730 N. Clark St., Chicago. (773) 549-4140 or metrochicago.com.

Hip-Hop Halloween: 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago. (773) 278-6600 or subt.net.

Halloween Party with Modern Day Romeos: 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Durty Nellie’s, 180 N. Smith St., Palatine. (847) 358-9150 or durtynellies.com.

Boardshorts, Cliffhanger, Stellar West, Flavor Town, Run and Punch, Timmy Nickle And The Dirty Pennies: 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at Evolution Music, 923 Curtiss St., Downers Grove. $10. facebook.com.

Aya: 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at Elbo Room (cocktail lounge), 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

Rosie Tucker, Swearwords, Chance and the Arrow: 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

Marc Anthony’s “Opus Tour”: 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at the Allstate Arena, 6920 N. Mannheim Road, Rosemont. (800) 745-3000 or allstatearena.com.

The Dangerous Summer “Ten Years Under The Sun Tour”: 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at Bottom Lounge, 1375 W. Lake St., Chicago. (312) 666-6775 or bottomlounge.com.

Demun Jones, Long Cut: 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at West Chicago Social Club, 920 Roosevelt Road, West Chicago. thewcsocialclub.com.

Dierks Bentley “Back to the Bar”: 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at Joe’s on Weed Street, 940 W. Weed St., Chicago. (312) 337-3486 or joesbar.com.

Thievery Corporation: 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28, at House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. (312) 923-2000 or houseofblues.com

Amelia Harlovic, Megan Hosack: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Elbo Room (cocktail lounge), 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

Justin Stone, Adrian Stresow: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Wire, 6815 W. Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. (708) 669-9473 or wireismusic.com.

Carrie Underwood “The Cry Pretty Tour 360” with Maddie & Tae, Runaway June: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago. (800) 982-2787 or unitedcenter.com.

Libertyville native MC Chris brings his nerdcore rap home for a show at Beat Kitchen Tuesday, Oct. 29. – Courtesy of MC Chris

MC Chris, Schaffer the Darklord, Lex The Lexicon Artist: 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. (773) 281-4444 or beatkitchen.com.

Holly, The Inbetween Days, Partywatcher: 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Sleeping Village, 3734 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. (773) 654-3971 or sleeping-village.com.

“The Nightman Cometh” with OUTDrejas: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at HVAC Pub, 3530 N. Clark St., Chicago. (773) 789-8864 or hvacpubwrigley.com.

Dan Sperry, September Mourning, Ignescent: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at RocHaus, 96 W. Main St., West Dundee. (815) 482-2870 or rochaus.com.

Paul Anka: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles. (630) 962-7000 or arcadalive.com.

New Nostalgia with Hersey High School Jazz Combos: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Hey Nonny, 10 S. Vail Ave., Arlington Heights. (224) 202-0750 or heynonny.com.

Daybreaker (EP Release), The Fundamental Kink, Twinspur, SOLOR: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct 30, at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago. (773) 278-6600 or subt.net.

Naomi Ashley, Andon Davis Trio: 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Wire, 6815 W. Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. (708) 669-9473 or wireismusic.com.

Halloween Bash with Dead Freddie: 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Cigars & Stripes, 6715 Ogden Ave., Berwyn. (708) 484-1043 or stripesbbq.com.

Beach Bunny with Prince Daddy & The Hyena and Another Michael: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St., Chicago. (312) 526-3851 or thaliahallchicago.com.

Shuga Records Halloween Dance Party with Garrett David, Dasani Boys & Shuga Rose: 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Emporium Wicker Park, 1366 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. Free. eventbrite.com.

“The Nightmare Before Christmas” with the Chicago Philharmonic: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at the Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago. tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org.

Friday Pilots Club plays a Halloween show at Joe’s on Weed St. with Revolt Coda and Releaser. – Brian Shamie / Staff Photographer

Friday Pilots Club, Revolt Coda, Releaser: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Joe’s on Weed Street, 940 W. Weed St., Chicago. (312) 337-3486 or joesbar.com.

Mark Hummel and The Blues Survivors with Billy Flynn: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Hey Nonny, 10 S. Vail Ave., Arlington Heights. (224) 202-0750 or heynonny.com.

Tiffany: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at the Al Larson Prairie Center for the Arts, 201 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg. (847) 895-3600 or villageofschaumburg.com.

Country Night with Wild Earp and the Free For Alls: 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at FitzGerald’s, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. (708) 788-2118 or fitzgeraldsnightclub.com.

Tall Green Pine, Tonic Freight Train: 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Cubby Bear, 1059 W. Addison St., Chicago. Free. (773) 327-1662 or cubbybear.com.

Halloween Havoc! The 1st Annual Tribute to Double Door Halloween Show with Rocks Off as The Rolling Stones, Waxworks as David Bowie, Hessler as The Misfits/Danzig, Fate Night as Prince, Mel Senese as Gwen Stefani, Dr. Don & The Boogie Monsters as The Talking Heads, DJ Erik as Chris Jericho: 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at HVAC Pub, 3530 N. Clark St., Chicago. (773) 789-8864 or hvacpubwrigley.com.

The Limbos, Modern Daybreak, Jerason Dean: 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Montrose Saloon, 2933 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago. (773) 463-7663 or montrosesaloon.com.

Dubloadz “House of Ghosts Tour” with Dack Janiels, Suahn: 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Park West, 322 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago. (773) 929-1322 or parkwestchicago.com.

A NGHTMRE on Lincoln Ave with DIVINITY and ZAMN: 9:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. (773) 549-5549 or shows.elboroomlive.com.

Halloween Night 2019 — Experience The Upside Down with Rendition: 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at 115 Bourbon Street, 3359 W. 115th St., Merrionette Park. Free. (708) 388-8881 or facebook.com.

El Alfa: 11:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Joe’s Live, 5441 Park Place, Rosemont. (847) 261-0392 or joesliverosemont.com.

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