NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Thursday, August 16th 2018

6:00PM
at the Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S Michigan ($10-$5)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)

Friday, August 17th 2018

6:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)

Saturday, August 18th 2018

7:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($5 suggested donation)
7:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($15-$8) (wheelchair-accessible)
8:00PM
at Slate Arts and Performance, 3203 W North Ave, 847.312.1527 ($5 suggested donation)
8:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393 ($10)

Sunday, August 19th 2018

9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, August 20th 2018

7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Ausberto Acevedo, Felipe Tobar
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, August 21st 2018

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
7:30PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Erwin Helfer
8:00PM
at Tritriangle, 1550 N Milwaukee, 3rd Fl
8:30PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($12) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesday Night Fellowship
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, August 22nd 2018

8:30PM
at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western, 773.276.3600 ($8) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • A Night of Modular Synthesis V
  • Jason Soliday
  • redstripedown
  • Mode Hexe
  • AJ Halbrook
  • Onur Zlobnicki
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Thursday, August 23rd 2018

7:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee (Donation)
8:30PM
at the Fulton Street Collective, 1821 W Hubbard
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, August 24th 2018

7:00PM
at the Corner Store at the Edgewater Beach Apartments, 5555 N Sheridan (Free, RSVP hothouse3.0@gmail.com)
8:00PM
at the Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S Michigan ($10-$5)
  • Haley Fohr — live score for "Salomé"
8:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393

Saturday, August 25th 2018

4:00PM-11:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Dog/Day #1
  • 4:00PM Jazz Links: Isabella Isherwood Quartet
  • 4:30PM Devouring the Guilt
  • 5:15PM mystery set
  • 5:30PM Black Diamond
  • 6:00PM James Brandon Lewis with Ben Lamar Gay, Kent Kessler, Avreeayl Ra
  • 7:15PM mystery set
  • 7:30PM Josh Berman, Jason Roebke, Michael Vatcher
  • 9:00PM Craig Taborn
4:30PM-11:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Dog/Day #1
  • 4:30PM Jazz Links: Alejandro Salazar Trio
  • 5:30PM Angel Bat Dawid
  • 7:00PM Mike Reed's People, Places & Things
  • 8:30PM Camila Meza
  • 10:00PM DJ Ayana Conteras

Sunday, August 26th 2018

5:00PM-8:30PM
at Links Hall, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Dog/Day #2
  • 5:00PM Jazz Links: Aaron Kaufman Levin Quartet
  • 6:30PM Twin Talk
  • 7:30PM Touch My Beloved's Thought
8:00PM-11:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Monday, August 27th 2018

7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
  • Ted Reichman Solo
  • Håvard Wiik Solo
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : 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)
  • The Whistler Jam

Tuesday, August 28th 2018

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
6:00PM
in Fred Anderson Park, 1611 S Wabash
  • Fred Anderson Legacy Band with special guest Mai Sugimoto
8:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
  • sy5z3n_3
  • Ohm Overdub / Medi(a)tation for Generative Respiration
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, August 29th 2018

6:00PM
in Fred Anderson Park, 1611 S Wabash
  • Chicago Japanese American Jazz Legacy
6:30PM-9:00PM
8:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 (Free)
  • AACM Generations
  • Ernest Dawkins, Taalib-Din Ziyad, Art "Turk" Burton, Edward House
  • Jerome Croswell, Ben LaMar Gay, Saalik Ziyad
  • Dr Adam Zanolini, Runere Brooks, James Sims, Jeremiah Collier
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western

Thursday, August 30th 2018

11:00AM-4:15PM
at Claudia Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 11:00AM-12:00PM Stu Mindeman Trio
  • 12:15PM-1:15PM Great Black Music Ensemble
  • 1:45PM-2:45PM Young Chicago Authors — Spoken Word
  • 3:15PM-4:15PM Miyumi Project
12:30PM-4:30PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
5:00PM-9:00PM
8:00PM
at Broken Shaker, 19 E Ohio, 312.940.3699
8:30PM-11:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433
  • Fire-Toolz — LP Release
  • Tiger Village
  • Lord Mute
  • Mukqs + J Soliday

Friday, August 31st 2018

11:30AM-4:00PM
12:00PM-4:00PM
3:45PM-9:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 3:45PM Second-line Procession Presented by Mystick Krewe of Laff featuring the Big Shoulders Brass Band — starts at Cloud Gate
  • 4:15PM-5:05PM Tribute to Dr Richard Muhal Abrams
  • 5:25PM-6:15PM Sabertooth 25th Anniversary
  • 6:30PM-7:25PM Louis Hayes -
  • 7:45PM-9PM Dianne Reeves
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Dog/Day #6
  • Kidd Jordan
  • Chris Speed Trio at the Hungry Brain

Saturday, September 1st 2018

11:30AM-4:00PM
12:00PM-4:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:00PM-1:00PM Bruce Henry
  • 1:30PM-2:30PM The Chuck Webb Band featuring Margaret Murphy
  • 3:00PM-4:00PM Nolatet
3:45PM-9:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 3:45PM Second-line Procession Presented by Mystick Krewe of Laff featuring the Big Shoulders Brass Band — starts at Cloud Gate
  • 4:15PM-5:05PM Tribute to Willie Pickens
  • 5:25PM-6:10PM Kenny Barron Quintet
  • 6:25PM-7:25PM Darcy James Argue
  • 7:45PM-9PM Ramsey Lewis
9:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Dog/Day #7
  • Kidd Jordan
  • Nolatet at the Hungry Brain

Sunday, September 2nd 2018

11:30AM-4:00PM
12:00PM-4:00PM
3:45PM-9:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 3:45PM Second-line Procession Presented by Mystick Krewe of Laff featuring the Big Shoulders Brass Band — starts at Cloud Gate
  • 4:15pm-5:05pm Matt Ulery's Loom Large
  • 5:25pm-6:10pm Arturo O'Farrill Sextet
  • 6:25pm-7:25pm Charles McPherson and Barry Harris Quartet
  • 7:45pm-9:00pm Maceo Parker

Monday, September 3rd 2018

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

Tuesday, September 4th 2018

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Victor Jesus Garcia

Tuesday, September 11th 2018

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, September 12th 2018

9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
  • Andrew Bernstein
  • Timeghost + John Bender

Saturday, September 15th 2018

7:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($5 suggested donation)
  • Gather
  • Liai
  • Max Guy

Monday, September 17th 2018

10:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, September 18th 2018

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)

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