Marina City and Joywave in Mokena; Semple Band’s special Valentine’s Day show in Lisle; An Evening with SkitzoFriendly, Bryan J Kuhn and Anti-Social Club at Montrose Saloon; and much more.
Smokey Robinson brings his hits to the Chicago Theatre; The Imperial Sound plays Hey Nonny; Night Ranger headlines the Arcada Theatre; Mackenzie O’Brien plays the 28 Mile Vodka Company in Highwood; and much more.
DJ noDJ takes on the work of Daft Punk in Berwyn, Friday Pilots Club plays with SIAMÉS at Subterranean, The Freedom Paradox headlines Cubby Bear, and much more!
The Cold War Kids rock Chicago’s Riviera Theatre; Squirrel Nut Zippers take the Arcada stage; Flowtone and North and Wells Band at Cubby Bear; and more.
Chicago Sound Check is giving away free tickets and a merch pack for the Weekend Run Club album release show. Enter to win!
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