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Concert highlights 1/17-1/23: Wolf Rd, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Flips, E’nuff Z’nuff, Dead Freddie and much more
Resurrection — A Journey Tribute: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre,
Concert highlights 1/10-1/16: Holly, with Leah Jean, French Police at Schubas; Jonny Lang plays the Arcada; and more
Frequilibrium release show with Arbor Creek, Jack Bodie: 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at Cubby
Kerry Devine’s 3rd annual Invitational Jam: 6:30 p.m. Friday , Jan. 3, at RocHaus, 96
Alfonso Ponticelli and Swing Gitan: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, at Hey Nonny, 10 S.
Concerts: The Infected reunion; Mannheim Steamroller in Rosemont; WGCI Big Jam; Rebel Soul Revival; and more
Blake Nolan: 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, at Durty Nellie’s, 180 N. Smith St., Palatine.
Concert highlights 12/6-12/12: Emily Blue headlines ICONIC at Schubas; DJ NoDJ at Durty Nellie’s; and more
Fezziwig’s Festivities — Dickens In Dundee: 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at RocHaus, 96 W.
Concert highlights 11/15-11/21: Throwbacks kick off a night of musical nostalgia at Penny Road Pub; Kathleen Turner, Logic, America and more
Metal Mash Up featuring Pipe, Vicious Circle: 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at RocHaus, 96
District 211 Battle of the Bands: 4:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at RocHaus, 96 W.
Halloween Bash with Dead Freddie: 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Cigars & Stripes, 6715
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,
Concert highlights 10/18-10/24: Two sets with the Carolyn Sills Combo; Porktober at BrauerHouse; Incubus at the Aragon
The Bad Examples featuring Ralph Covert: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at Hey Nonny, 10
Concert highlights 10/11-10/17: Eddy and the Arsons play Rocktober Fest; Blue Öyster Cult hits the Arcada; Camp Edwards at Moe’s; and more
Jonfin EP release, Boye, Lunar Hotel, Division Point: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, at Subterranean,
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Concert highlights 10/4-10/10: The North 41 headlines Chop Shop; Marina City plays NCC; Toto at the Chicago Theatre
Marina City, Double Identity: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, at The Union at North Central
Concert highlights 9/27-10/3: The Footlight District; The Kid Fraze; Zorila with the Loose Cannons; Jungle of Cities and more
Zorila, Loose Cannons, Addy’s Corner, Littlebirds: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at Cubby Bear, 1059
Punk the Burbs 3: 5 p.m. (doors open at 4 p.m.) Friday, Sept. 20, and
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Concert highlights 9/13-9/19: Ballroom Boxer, Love In October at Schubas; Mary J. Blige, Morrissey at Ravinia
Bands N Brews featuring Dream Soda, Stellar West and Emma Kaminski: 6 p.m. Friday, Sept.