NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Saturday, December 3rd 2016

12:00PM-3:00PM
at the Tack Room, 1807 S Allport, 312.526.3851
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
  • Joan Shelley
  • Moon Bros.

Sunday, December 4th 2016

4:00PM
at Merit School of Music, 38 S Peoria
  • PROXIMITY : Enno Poppe
  • Ensemble Dal Niente — music by Enno Poppe, Michael Pelzel, Rebecca Saunders
7:00PM
at the Redline Tap, 7000 N Glenwood, 773.465.8005 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, December 5th 2016

7:30PM
at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W Division, 773.278.1500 (Free)
  • OpenICE : Ricefall
  • Members of ICE with special guests — music by Michael Pisaro
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Pierson Quartet : Dan Pierson, Greg Tuohey, Mike Harmon, Matt Carroll

Tuesday, December 6th 2016

7:30PM
at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W Division, 773.278.1500 (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (Donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, December 7th 2016

7:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 (Free)
  • REAL(GOOD)TIME.
  • Performances by the realtime class at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
7:30PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
  • OpenICE : Drift
  • Members of ICE — music by Anna Thorvaldsdottir, Wojtek Blecharz, Anton Webern, Chaya Czernowin, Liza Lim, Sam Pluta
9:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
10:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)

Thursday, December 8th 2016

8:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($10)
  • Nestle : Cyrus Pireh, Rob Lundberg, Ryan Packard
  • The Baby & Hide & Skeletons Band : Jeremy Keller, Matt Mehlan, Ryan Packard
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
  • Fifth House Ensemble : Melissa Snoza, Elizandro Garcia-Montoya, Parker Nelson, Eric Heidbreder, Charlene Kluegel, Michael Lieberman, Herine Coetzee Koschak, Eric Snoza, Katherine Petersen
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, December 9th 2016

8:00PM
at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS (Free, RSVP)
  • Charles Curtis
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Saturday, December 10th 2016

3:00PM
at the Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park, 312.801.2100 ($20-$10)

Sunday, December 11th 2016

3:00PM
at the Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park, 312.801.2100 ($20-$10)
  • Voices Heard : Black Women in Creative Music Festival
  • 3:00PM Val-Inc Afro-Electronica
  • 4:00PM Jovia Armstrong/Coco Elysses Collective
  • 5:00PM Renée Baker's Katasha
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Francesco D'Orazio — music by Luciano Berio, Curt Cacioppo, Salvatore Sciarrino, Nicola Sani, Fausto Sebastiani, Ivan Fedele, Luciano Chessa, Michele dall'Ongaro
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, December 12th 2016

8:00PM
at Alhambra Palace, 1240 W Randolph, 312.666.9555 ($25)
  • Kahil El' Zabar, David Murray, Harrison Bankhead
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Mai Sugimoto Quartet

Tuesday, December 13th 2016

9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, December 14th 2016

9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)

Thursday, December 15th 2016

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
  • Rudy Royston Orion Trio with Jon Irabagon, Yasushi Nakamura
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616

Friday, December 16th 2016

7:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($20-$10) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
  • JD Allen Trio with Gregg August, James Gaiters
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Saturday, December 17th 2016

3:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($20-$10) (wheelchair-accessible)
7:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($20-$10) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Sunday, December 18th 2016

3:00PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($20-$10) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
9:00PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, December 19th 2016

9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 (Free)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, December 20th 2016

9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, December 21st 2016

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)

Thursday, December 22nd 2016

6:00AM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($25)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($9)
  • Bill + Ryley's Holiday Feel Good Real Good Night Of Live Music And Cheer
  • Bill MacKay, Ryley Walker
  • AZITA with Ben Vida, Nick Macri
  • Gabriel Wallace
  • Charles Joseph Smith

Friday, December 23rd 2016

6:00AM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($25)

Wednesday, December 28th 2016

9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Metal Tongues

Saturday, December 31st 2016

9:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)

Thursday, January 5th 2017

9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

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