Hefeweizen Tapping Event at Emmett’s

Emmett's Brewery

Emmett's Brewery

Join Emmett’s in Downer’s Grove on June 21st from 6:30-8:30 pm and be the first to try this year’s batch of their Hefeweizen. You will also get to enjoy some Grilled Beer Bratwurst and Caribbean Shrimp Skewers with Pineapple Chutney. Tickets are only $15 per person! This includes 2 of Emmett’s Hefeweizens and food. Space is limited so stop in now to purchase tickets. This is a 21+ event.

EMMETT’S BREWING COMPANY
5200 Main Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
630-434-8500
www.emmettsbrewingco.com

Live Music Schedule for METRO * SMART BAR * DOUBLE DOOR 4.26.12

Tons of amazing shows are coming this summer to Metro, Smart Bar, & Double Door this summer….THRICE, MATT SKIBA AND THE SEKRETS, and the SMOKING POPES, just to name a few…

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:
Saturday, May 12:  RON MORELLI * JUSTIN LONG * SAMONE ROBERTS
Thursday, May 24: BOK BOK * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * GUIDRY
JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:
Wednesday, May 2: JULIO BISHOP (B-DAY SET) * MR. WONDERFUL * CARLOS VASQUEZ * CZBOOGIE
Wednesday, May 9: VICK LAVENDER * FATHOM DJ * residents MICHAEL SERAFINI & SCOTTY BRANDON
Wednesday, May 16: CAJMERE * CHEZ DAMIER * CZBOOGIE



ON SALE NOW:

Thursday, April 26:
In Smart Bar… Signal with DJs
MASSACOORAMAAN * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * GUIDRY
$5 (free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass

Friday, April 27:
93XRT Welcomes…
JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs
$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, April 27:
In Smart Bar… 
JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, April 28:
The Freakeasy Presents A Metro & Smart Bar All-Building Event….
RESONATE 7.0 – THE YEAR OF THE DRAGON
$25 / 21 & Over / Doors: 8pm / Show: 8pm-5am

Sunday, April 29:
In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs
DONOVAN DEPASS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU
$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Wednesday, May 2:                        JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine welcomes…
JULIO BISHOP (B-DAY SET) * MR. WONDERFUL * CARLOS VASQUEZ * CZBOOGIE
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)
SPIRITUALIZED
$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, May 3:
In Smart Bar… BASSWEIGHT with DJs
REES URBAN * STUNNA * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO
$5 (Free before 11pm with Tweet or Student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Grime, Drum & Bass, Dubstep

Friday, May 4:
YANN TIERSEN * FELIX
$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, May 4:
In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with Smart Bar Music Director
NATE MANIC (6 HOUR BIRTHDAY SET)
$10 ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Techno

Saturday, May 5:
THE LIFELINE * THE ACTION BLAST  * COMASOFT * REAL FRIENDS
$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 5:
In Smart Bar…
DJ THREE * LEE CURTISS * KATE SIMKO (LIVE AV SET) * HONEYBALL VS. NICK BASSETT
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

Sunday, May 6:
LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS 
$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Wednesday, May 9:                        JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic with DJs
VICK LAVENDER * FATHOM DJ * residents MICHAEL SERAFINI & SCOTTY BRANDON
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, May 10:
In Smart Bar… Wolfpack and Dubliminal.comwelcome
OPIOU (LIVE) * PSYMBIONIC * MANIC FOCUS * RUCKUS * WALKA
$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 p.m. with Password, Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Glitch Hop, Dubstep

Friday, May 11:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
MAPS & ATLASES * SO MANY DYNAMOS * SISTER CRAYON
$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, May 11:
In Smart Bar…
SOUL CLAP PRESENT EFUNK: THE ALBUM TOUR with special guests VOICES OF BLACK
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

Saturday, May 12: (JAM)                                     SOLD OUT!
GROUPLOVE * REPTAR
$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, May 12:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs
RON MORELLI * JUSTIN LONG * SAMONE ROBERTS
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Wednesday, May 16:                        JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents NU BREED with DJs
CAJMERE * CHEZ DAMIER * CZBOOGIE
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, May 17:
93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…
MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS * APTEKA
$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 17:
In Smart Bar… The RunOff welcomes
ELIOT LIPP * INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE
$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop, Turntablism

Friday, May 18:
AMRITA * MODEL STRANGER * IVORY THEORY * POLARIZER 
$11 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:00PM

Friday, May 18:
In Smart Bar… 
TODD TERRY * BEAR WHO?
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, May 19:
Portoluz Presents….
THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA
$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

Saturday, May 19:
In Smart Bar… Movement 2012 Warm Up Party with
PROSUMER * SASSMOUTH
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House

Wednesday, May 23:
Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…
CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 24:
THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

Thursday, May 24:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… Signal w/ DJs
BOK BOK * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * GUIDRY
$8 Advance, $10 All Night ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Grime

Friday, May 25:
In Smart Bar… 
TERI BRISTOL * DJ PSYCHO-BITCH * MIXWELL HOUSE
$10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Friday, May 25:
At TV Lounge- 2548 Grand River Ave in Detroit, MI… Smart Bar’s MOVEMENT Opening party @ BBQ…
PROSUMER * KATE SIMKO * ORCHARD LOUNGE * NATE MANIC * ARAN DANIELS * MISTER JOSHOOA * KID COLOR * JOHN SIMMONS
$15 advance, $20 night of (Includes complimentary BBQ while supplies last) / 21 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech-House

Saturday, May 26:
In Smart Bar… People Of Rhythm welcomes a special Chicago benefit for Cheb I Sabbah
CHEB I SABBAH * RADIOHIRO * STRIZ * DJ WARP * special guests TBA
$12 Advance, $15 night of (No Twitter special this night) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: World Music, Breaks, House

Tuesday, May 29:
THE EARLY NOVEMBER * THE WONDER YEARS * THE SWELLERS * YOUNG STATUES
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Thursday, May 31:
In Smart Bar… Abducted Records Welcomes
CAUSE 4 CONCERN * LEGION * ALFONZ DE LA MOTA * GEIN * DIOPTRICS
$5 (free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Drum & Bass

Friday, June 1:
The Scooty & JoJo Show and Metro presents…
SPACE INVASION: An Epic Benefit Concert
$20 adv. – $25 day of – $40 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 9pm / Show: 10pm

Friday, June 1:
In Smart Bar… 
ESCORT (DJ SET) * KID COLOR (BIRTHDAY SET) * TIM ZAWADA
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Disco, House

Saturday, June 2:                           SOLD OUT:
THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS * O’BROTHER
$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Saturday, June 2:
In Smart Bar… As You Like It with
CHRISTINA CHATFIELD * RICH KORACH * MOSSMOSS * BRIAN BEJARANO * TYREL WILLIAMS
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, June 7:                                             SUPPORT ADDED:
MATT SKIBA AND THE SEKRETS * SMOKING POPES
$17 adv. – $20 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, June 7:
In Smart Bar… Bassweight with DJs
JOE NICE * CHRIS WIDMAN * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO
$5 Advance, $8 night of ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Grime, UK Garage, Dubstep

Friday, June 8:
In Smart Bar… 
AGORIA * FREDERIC ZAHM
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech-House

Saturday, June 9:
DEER TICK * TURBO FRUITS * SCOTT LUCAS & THE MARRIED MEN
$17 adv. – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, June 9:
In Smart Bar… 
KASSEM MOSSE * JOHN JOHR * M50
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, House

Sunday, June 10: (JAM)
THE DANDY WARHOLS
$25 / 18 & over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, June 16:
COBALT & THE HIRED GUNS (Album Release) * HOW FAR TO AUSTIN * BAND CALLED CATCH (Album Release) * MIDWEST HYPE
$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8:15PM

Wednesday, June 20:
MOGWAI
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, June 24:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI
$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, August 18:
THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE * MAGIC CASTLES
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
Thursday, June 14: CEU * CURUMIN

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:
Saturday, May 26: POI DOG PONDERING
Sunday, May 27: POI DOG PONDERING
Tuesday, June 12:BRANDON JAMES & THE MIDDLE CITY SOUND * THE HEARD
Friday, July 6: THE COOP * THE NEW FUSE * BROTHERS RAGE * TAGGART TRANSCONTINENTAL
Tuesday, July 17:THE HEAVY BOMBERS * THE LIMBOS * WHALES * SUNKEN SHIPS

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
Friday, May 18: IKEBE SHAKEDOWN * SOUL SUMMIT DJ’S DAVE MATA * SLOPPY WHITE * DUKE GRIP
Sunday, May 27:THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATO CONGO * RAD BRIAN OF IMPALS SOUND * movies by Odd Obsession


ON SALE NOW:

Thursday, April 26:
Silver Wrapper Presents…        
RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH
$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

Friday, April 27: (JAM)
FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS
$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 28:
Silver Sky Tour…
INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, April 29:
Late Dirtroom Show…
Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…
THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession
FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Monday, April 30:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
THE PEEKABOOS * ROYAL CANOE * THE GORILLA PRESS * SEXYFIGHTS
$XXX / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, May 2:
HOOD SMOKE * SIDEWALK CHALK * BRITE LITE (with Leslie Beukelman) * OUTERTOWN
$8 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, May 3:                                             SUPPORT ADDED:
RIOTGOD * THE INFECTED * BITTER WIGS * SCIENTIST
$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, May 4: (JAM)
BOB SCHNEIDER * LAURA WARSHAUER
$20 advance, $25 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 5:
LOCAL H * MONKEY PAW * BOOTS WITH SPURS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, May 6:
BIG BLACK BIRD * WILDLIFE CONTROL * CASTOR AND POLLUX
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, May 8:                                             SUPPORT ADDED:
AMANDALUX * RKTR * PYRO FIGHTER * SWAMPP
$7 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Monday, May 7:
Double Door and Yellow Phone Music Conference presents A Music Conference Networking Reception with acoustic performances by…
MARS ARGO * ALY JADOS * GARRETT BORNS * DJ LEWIS & CLARK
FREE / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, May 9:
HERO JR * THE IDEAMEN * GLENDENNING
$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 10:
Steel Chops present… Roots Rock Party!…        
STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, May 11:
Grape Juice Presents…
JON DRAKE AND THE SHAKES (cd release show) * FRONTIER RUCKUS * RACHELE EVE
$7 advance, $10 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 12:
Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…
ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Monday, May 14:
Dirtroom Show…
Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS
DOG 1 * special guest TBA
$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Tuesday, May 15:
ELVISBRIDE * NIGHTCLEANERS * THE SUN PARADE * JEFF WEISFELD
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, May 18:                           JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
Soul Summit presents…                 
IKEBE SHAKEDOWN * SOUL SUMMIT DJ’S DAVE MATA * SLOPPY WHITE * DUKE GRIP
FREE / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 19:
Trio Animal Foundation Presents “Rockin’ For Rescue 2012” with…
DR. BOMBAY * PURPLE APPLE * hosted by Alpana Singh and her dog Haruki
Tickets available at http://rockin2012.eventbrite.com / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Sunday, May 20:
Sailor Jerry Presents…
MARIACHI EL BRONX * TWO GALLANTS
FREE with RSVP / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Monday, May 21:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
OK SWEETHEART * THE CANES * THE HUDSON BRANCH
$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, May 22:
Dirt Room…
MAG 7 * SPACE WAS COOL
$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, May 23:
Rocklahoma Launch Party…
BLACK ACTRESS * HESSLER * WILDSTREET * DIEMONDS * STONE COLD OUTLAW * DJ ERIK
$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, May 24:
RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE
/ Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, May 25:
Sean Healy Presents…
DJ QUIK
$22 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Saturday, May 26:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
The Spring Double Header: A Weekend with Poi Dog Pondering…         
POI DOG PONDERING
$25 general admission, $50 Balcony Tickets (includes signed poster, CD and 2 drinks), $75 VIP Tickets (includes signed poster, CD and 4 drinks) / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, May 27:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
The Spring Double Header: A Weekend with Poi Dog Pondering…         
POI DOG PONDERING
$25 general admission, $50 Balcony Tickets (includes signed poster, CD and 2 drinks), $75 VIP Tickets (includes signed poster, CD and 4 drinks) / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, May 27:                  JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
Late Show…         
Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…
THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATO CONGO * RAD BRIAN OF IMPALS SOUND * movies by Odd Obsession
FREE / Doors: 11PM / Show: 11PM

Tuesday, May 29:
THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, May 30:
ULTRAVIOLET HIPPOPOTAMUS * BLACK BOX REVELATIONS * FRESH HOPS
$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 31:
Early Dirtroom Show…
RAH RAH
$5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:15PM

Thursday, May 31:
The Radiant Child LP Release Party…
R.O.E. * with special guests NEAK * THE B.E.A.T. * REAL T@LK * ABSTRAK MIND (AM)
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, June 1:
RYAN MICHAELS BAND * AARON WILLIAMS BAND * 3 IN COUNTING * JOIE SCOTT
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Saturday, June 2:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
THE HOUSE THAT GLORIA VANDERBILT * THE HOLY SHAKES (featuring Billy Spunke of Blue Meanies) * FOUL PLAY CABARET BURLESQUE
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, June 3:
Dirtroom Show…
LOU SHIELDS * CELLAR TROUBADOUR * WOODROW HART * LEAH DRUZINSKY * DAVID PRUSINA
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, June 7:
BRAD COLE * RIVALS OF THE PEACEMAKER * BRANDON MCHOSE
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, June 8:
BOARD OF GOVERNORS * FLY OVER STATE * THE PLASTIC BOOTS * KING BY FRIDAY * THE DEEPER END
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Sunday, June 10:
MAKING GHOSTS * ALMA NEGRA * LOST DOG
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, June 12:                  ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
BRANDON JAMES & THE MIDDLE CITY SOUND * THE HEARD
$1 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, June 14:                  JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
Double Door and Ratio Nation present… MunDial de Musica direct from Brazil…
CEU * CURUMIN
$22 advance, $25 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, June 16: (JAM)
JONATHAN COULTON
$24 advance, $27 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, June 17:
THE REIGNING SOUND * RABBLE RABBLE * THE SIGHTS
$10 advance, $12 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, June 26:
NORTHERN MAGNOLIA * SARAH HOLTSCHLAG & THE CROSSCUTS * NORTHLAND GHOST
$1 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, June 27:                           SUPPORT ADDED:
BABY BRUTHA * HOT HOT ROBOT * BROOKE BARLETT & THE BLUE LINES
$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, June 29:
JOE PURDY * THE GIVING TREE BAND
$18 advance, $20 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, July 6:                  ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
Northwoods Music Presents Jammin On The Wolf Pre-Party…
THE COOP * THE NEW FUSE * BROTHERS RAGE * TAGGART TRANSCONTINENTAL
$8 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Monday, July 9:
MORNIN’ OLD SPORT * ACTOR SLASH MODEL * SANCTIFIED GRUMBLERS * SHILOH
$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, July 12:
ODE * GENOME * KICK THE RECORD * ORIGIN OF ANIMAL
$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, July 17:                  ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/28 @ NOON:
THE HEAVY BOMBERS * THE LIMBOS * WHALES * SUNKEN SHIPS
$1 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, July 27:                                             SUPPORT ADDED:
Guitar Center and Autism Speaks welcome…
HILLBILLY IDEL * DRENCH * AUTOPILOT * DJ JOHN WINOGROCKI
$7 (proceeds benefit Autism Speaks) / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Empty Bottle News & Events 4.26.12

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Here are your Empty Bottle Shows for this week:

04.27.12 Stephen Paul Smoker | Taught Abroad | Il Tandre Neu (free w/ RSVP)

05.01.12 Light Year | Only Children | Kid Color

05.05.12 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard (@ Public Works)

05.09.12 BADBADNOTGOOD

05.13.12 Population | Lost Tribe | Cemetery

05.14.12 Killer Moon | Creepy Band (free)

05.15.12 suburban living | City States (free w/ RSVP)

05.18.12 HoZac Blackout Fest 2012 featuring Davila 666 | Spider Fever | Video | Rayon Beach | Plateaus | Cozy | Screaming Yellow Zonkers | ET Habit

05.19.12 HoZac Blackout Fest 2012 featuring Red Kross | Gentleman Jesse & His Men | Homostupids | Fungi Girls | Teledrome | Pleasure Leftists | Far Out Fangtooth | Ketamines | Barreracudas | White Mystery

05.20.12 HoZac Blackout Fest 2012 featuring Roky Erickson | Human Eye | Estrogen Highs | Bare Mutants | Medication

05.23.12 He’s My Brother She’s My Sister

05.24.12 Empty Bottle and Shimby presents a release show for Live at the Empty Bottle featuring Mark Sultan | Outer Minds | Magic Milk

06.03.12 Cory Chisel & The Wandering Sons | Derek Nelson & The Musicians

06.04.12 Teengirl Fantasy | When Clouds Attack

06.06.12 Paul Caporino [M.O.T.O.] | Mike Felton (free w/ RSVP)

Belly Up Live Music Schedule 4.26.12

Belly Up Logo San Diego

Here are your show listings for the Belly Up! Have you checked out their new Belly Up Top 5 – Episode 4 - ? If not I think you should…..it’s hilarious!

Thurs April 26 Terrakroma Jungle feat. with Jungle Residents: Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, and Ryan Orey house, techno 8pm $12 $14

Fri April 27 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 27 Stepping Feet (Dave Matthews Tribute Band) Hargo 9p $13 $15

Sat April 28 The White Buffalo – Casbah presents Dead Feather Moon, Milow acoustic, rock 9pm $12 $14

Sun April 29 An Evening with Abbey Road Performing “Help!” in its entirety 8pm $12 $14

Mon April 30 Big Love, a benefit for Candy Kane with Dave Alvin and the Guilty Ones, Janiva Magness, Tommy Castro, Rick Estrin & the Nightcats, Debbie Davies, Earl Thomas, Kim Wilson, Anson Funderburgh and The Beat Farmers 7pm $30 $32

 May

Tues May 1 BFD Comedy Show w/ Jay Larson Jesse Egan, Sam Wiles, Bryan Bartell, DJ Man-Cat 8pm $8 $10

Wed May 2 Closed for Private Party!

Thurs May 3 Lindsey Buckingham rock, pop, new wave 8pm $50 $55

Fri May 4 Atomic Groove dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri May 4 X-35 Oogly Boogly LA punk 9pm $25 $27

Sat May 5 Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour Benefit for Jason Laccone w/ Undercover 3pm

Sat May 5 Windigo Surfboards presents Cinco de Mustache w/ The Young Guns and DJ Elwell alt rock 9pm $12 $14

Sun May 6 The Robert Cray Band Shawn Jones blues 8pm $40 $42

Tues May 8 Hollywood Babble-ON with Kevin Smith and Ralph Garman -seated show! comedy 9pm $20 $22

Wed May 9 MAD House (Music Art Dance) pres by BFD Dbear, DJ Man Cat, Go Yama!, Fishfonics, 2 Bit Radio dance, DJ, art 8pm $10 $12

Thurs May 10 Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers Johnny Hickman of Cracker rock 9pm $20 $22

Fri May 11 Atomic Groove dance 05:30:00 $5 $5

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors tribute) Clapton Hook 9pm $20 $22

Sat May 12 Paul Cannon Band Matinee Show The Yes Team pop, rock 3pm $8 $10

Sat May 12 Delta Spirit – Casbah presents Waters, Tijuana Panthers indie rock 9pm $18 $20

Sun May 13 Delta Spirit – Casbah presents Waters, Tijuana Panthers indie rock 9pm $18 $20

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen – Casbah presents Piano Chat alternative 9pm $20 $20

Tues May 15 Pass the Axe Audio Addiction, Oliver Trolley indie rock – $1 goes to SD Music Thing 8pm $9 $9

Wed May 16 Dum Dum Girls SISU, Young Prisms noise pop, lo-fi, punk rock 9pm $16 $18

Thurs May 17 See-I DJ Kenya, PROJECT: Out of Bounds reggae 8pm $13 $15

Fri May 18 Date Night for a Cause w/ Stepping Feet presented by the North Coast Unitl of Rady’s Children’s Hospital Auxiliary 5pm $50 $65

Fri May 18 The Cured and Strangelove Blue Order tribute 9pm $12 $14

Sat May 19 The Dandy Warhols – on sale Friday! guest psychdelic, pop 8pm $23 $25

Sun May 20 Spiritualized – Casbah presents guest space rock 9pm $20 $22

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles Brown Bird bluegrass 8pm $18 $20

Tues May 22 An Evening with Hugh Laurie rock, pop, blues 8pm $50 $55

Wed May 23 Mishka and Anuhea (co-headline) Micah Brown singer songwriter, surf 8pm $15 $17

Thurs May 24 and Fri May 25 The Expendables with special guests Unwritten Law Josh Fischel (formerly of Bargain Music) and DJ Unite ska, punk rock 7pm $18 adv $20

Sat May 26 Platinum Rockstars Livin’ On A Prayer classic rock 8pm $13 $15

Sun May 27 Cash’d Out (Johnny Cash Tribute) Lexington Field 9pm $16 $18

Tues May 29 Greg Laswell Elizabeth Ziman of Elizabeth The Catapult acoustic, guitar, piano 8pm $15 $17

Thurs May 31 Tycho – Casbah Presents electroacoustic, folk rock, psychadelic 9pm $15 $17

 June

Fri June 1 Atomic Groove dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri June 1 The English Beat Amalgamated new wave, reggae, ska 9pm $20 $20

Sat June 2 Donavon Frankenreiter Matt Jennings surf, singer songwriter 9pm $27 $27

Sun June 3 Mogwai – Casbah presents Chad Vangaalen Scottish ‘post-rock’ 9pm $27 $27

Tues June 5 BFD Comedy Show w/ Erick Rivera guest 8pm $8 $10

Thurs June 7 Balkan Beat Box guest gypsy punk, electronica, funk, world music 9pm $15 $17

Fri June 8 The Credentialed – HAPPY HOUR 5pm $5 $5

Fri June 8 CocoRosie – Casbah Presents Sissy Nobby, Tez, and The Rajasthan Roots freak folk, hip hop, experimental 10pm $25 $25

Sat June 9 Wayward Sons guest southern rock 9pm $12 $14

Sun June 10 The Slackers – Casbah presents Ottly Mercer, The Delirians reggae, ska, soul 9pm $15 $15

Wed June 13 Mayer Hawthorne & The County: How Do You Do World Tour Harlan neo soul 9pm $20 $22

Fri June 14 Simpkin Project – On Point Promotions presents Reeform, Piracy Conspiracy 9pm $8 $10

Sun June 15 Israel Vibration guest roots reggae 9pm $25 $27

Sat June 16 Thunder Road The Petty Breakers country 9pm $15 $17

Mon June 18 MOVE with Music Mar Dels, Stone Senses dance

Tues June 19 Dawn Mitschele Lee Coulter, Michael Tiernan, Megan Combs singer songwriter 8pm $8 $10

Fri June 22 Common Sense reggae, alternative rock 9m $15 $17

Sat June 23 Stranger and Shoreline Rootz SYNRGY and TRC Sounds reggae, rock 9pm $13 $15

July

Tues July 3 80′s Heat 9pm $12 $14

Sun July 8 Blind Pilot – Casbah presents indie 9pm $15 $17

Tues July 17 Katchafire guest dub, reggae, surf 9pm $23 $25

Sat July 21 Young Dubliners guest rock 9pm $20 $22

Sun July 22 Melvin Seals & JGB guest blues, folk, jam band 8pm $20 $22

Thurs Aug 2 Real Estate – Casbah pres guest Casbah pres

Tues Aug 14 Sharon Van Etten – on sale Friday! guest singer, songwriter 8pm $16 $18

Wed Sept 5 John Hiatt & The Combo —- rock, singer songwriter 8pm $47 $49

Fri Sept 28 The Psychedelic Furs -presale Wed – on sale Friday! guest British rock 9pm $33 $35

Abbey Pub Listings 4.26.12

The Abbey Pub Logo

Round 2 Artist Announcement for the Stranger Danger Music Festival. Check out all show announcements for this week over at the Abbey Pub!

Sat. 6-23-12 & Sun. 6-24-12: Stranger Danger Music Festival 2012 Round 2 Artist Announcement:
Family Groove Company – Fareed Haque’s Math Games – Young General (live band) – Eumatik – Freek Johnson – Indigo Sun – Fifth World – Bonzo Terks – Shapes & Colors – Wook – Tonal Caravan.
Doors open 12 p.m. both Saturday & Sunday. A limited number of 2-Day Passes are on sale now for $30

Full Lineip includes: Strange Arrangement (2 nights) – Family Groove Company – DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) – Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey – Sexfist – Twin Cats – Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Dopapod – Fareed Haque’s Math Games – Cosby Sweater – Spare Parts – Eumatik – Zmick – Old Shoe – Young General (live band) – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine) – Sidewalk Chalk – Steez – Brainchild – Freek Johnson – Fresh Hops – Indigo Sun – Fifth World – Bonzo Terks – Shapes & Colors – Wook & Tonal Caravan

 

Thurs. 5-3-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Ryne Doughty & John Craigie -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-20-12: The Party Starters 5th Anniversary Zumba Fitness Party.
Doors at 5:30pm / Show at 6pm. Tickets $15 in advance and $20 at the door.

COMING SOON

Thurs. 4-26-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

 

Thurs. 4-26-12: Full Court Press 2

All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe, Groovatron & more! Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed
Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door

 

Fri. 4-27-12: Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun – Plus DJ tweener sets by Kobrakai vs Ram Z
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door

 

Sat. 4-28-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
The Great Whiskey Project – 9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 4-28-12:
The Coop (CD release show) and Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy
Doors at 9:30pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door

 

Sun. 4-29-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

 

Tues. 5-1-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

 

Tues. 5-1-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

 

Wed. 5-2-12: Salsa Night!
Special evening with: DID. A performance ensemble that fuses multiple dance styles to create exciting and dynamic choreography. Dynamic, Imaginative, Dance
Brought to you by Denita Inez Dances
NO COVER. Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm.
Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

 

Thurs. 5-3-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Ryne Doughty & John Craigie -9pm, no cover

 

Thurs. 5-3-12:
Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & Guistar with Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012 – Bonzo Terks
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door

 

Fri. 5-4-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Tony, Aaron & Rebecca from The Tossers -9pm, no cover

 

Fri. 5-4-12:
Terrapin Flyer and Friends – Jaik Willis
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door

 

Sat. 5-5-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
The Soda Jerks 9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-5-12: Flabby Hoffman Presents:
Lucid Ground – Arlum – Nu Bambu – Vanarays
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door

 

Sun. 5-6-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

 

Tues. 5-8-12:
Back from their European tour! Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

 

Tues. 5-8-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

 

Wed. 5-9-12: A special acoustic evening with
30db (Brendan Bayliss of Umphrey’s McGee & Jeff Austin of Yonder Mountain String Band) with special guests Van Ghost (full band, unplugged)
Doors at 7:30pm / Show at 8:30pm. Tickets $18 in advance and $20 at the door.

 

Thurs. 5-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

 

Thurs. 5-10-12:
Pimps of Joytime and Juno What – Indigo Sun
Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $14 in advance and $16 at the door

 

Fri. 5-11-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Me & My Uncle -9pm, no cover

 

Fri. 5-11-12:
Rolling Jones – 3 In Counting – Big Dog Mercer
Doors at 8 pm / Show at 9 pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door

 

Sat. 5-12-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Joe McShane -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-12-12: Chi Town Get Down feat.
Genome – Herbert Wiser Band – Frau Troffea – Goose Doctor – Plus DJ tweener sets by Kobrakai vs Ram Z
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door

 

Sun. 5-13-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

 

Tues. 5-15-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

 

Tues. 5-15-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

 

Wed. 5-16-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines

 

Thurs. 5-17-12:
Thinner Teed and Afternoon Moon with Drama Junkies
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door

 

Fri. 5-18-12:
Outernational and Graham Czech with Los Vicios De Papa – The Employees – DJ Puerko Pitzotl spins pre-show
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Sat. 5-19-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Reckless Records Residency -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-19-12:
Reckless Life (Guns ‘n’ Roses Tribute)
Doors at 10pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

 

Sun. 5-20-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-20-12: The Party Starters 5th Anniversary Zumba Fitness Party
Doors at 5:30pm / Show at 6pm. Tickets $15 in advance and $20 at the door

 

Tues. 5-22-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

 

Tues. 5-22-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

 

Wed. 5-23-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines

 

Thurs. 5-24-12:
Northern Magnolia – Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscut.
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9 pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $8 at the door

 

Sat. 5-26-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
The Great Whiskey Project -9pm, no cover

 

Sun. 5-27-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

 

Tues. 5-29-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door

 

Tues. 5-29-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

 

Wed. 5-30-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

 

Fri. 6-1-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Tony, Aaron & Rebecca from The Tossers -9pm, no cover

 

Fri. 6-1-12 (early show):
School of Rock Evanston. School of Rock Highwood is proud to announce the line up will include the best selections from our Stevie Wonder show as well as our Rush and Frank Zappa show. Doors at 5pm / Show at 6pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door. $5 for children under 18 (must be accompanied by an adult).
Call 847-433-ROCK for ticketing information.

 

Fri. 6-8-12:
Amrita
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door

Sat. 6-23-12 & Sun. 6-24-12: Stranger Danger Music Festival 2012
Strange Arrangement hosts the first annual Stranger Danger Festival. Two days of music will feature 25 bands on two stages, all happening in the greatest city in the world. Lineup includes: Strange Arrangement (2 nights) – Family Groove Company – DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) – Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey – Sexfist – Twin Cats – Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Dopapod – Fareed Haque’s Math Games – Cosby Sweater – Spare Parts – Eumatik – Zmick – Old Shoe – Young General (live band) – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine) – Sidewalk Chalk – Steez – Brainchild – Freek Johnson – Fresh Hops – Indigo Sun – Fifth World – Bonzo Terks – Shapes & Colors – Wook & Tonal Caravan
Doors open 12 p.m. both Saturday & Sunday. A limited number of 2-Day Passes are on sale now for $30

 

Fri. 7-13-12:
Maiden Chicago with Balls To The Wall
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door

 

Fri. 9-14-12:
Great American Taxi
Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $14 at the door

METRO * SMART BAR * DOUBLE DOOR LIVE MUSIC CALENDAR 4.19.12

Matt Skiba and The Sekrets are hitting the road on their first ever live tour and will be making their way to the Metro this June in support of their forthcoming album, Babylon. Tickets go on sale TODAY at NOON!

JUST ANNOUNCED –ON SALE NOW:
Saturday, April 28:The Freakeasy Presents A Metro & Smart Bar All-Building Event…. RESONATE 7.0 – THE YEAR OF THE DRAGON
Saturday, August 18:THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE * MAGIC CASTLES
 
ON SALE THIS THURSDAY 4/19 @ NOON IN METRO:
Thursday, June 7: MATT SKIBA AND THE SEKRETS
 
ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:
Friday, May 25: TERI BRISTOL * DJ PSYCHO-BITCH * MIXWELL HOUSE
Thursday, May 31: CAUSE 4 CONCERN * LEGION * ALFONZ DE LA MOTA * GEIN * DIOPTRICS
Thursday, June 7:JOE NICE * CHRIS WIDMAN * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO
Friday, June 8: AGORIA * FREDERIC ZAHM
Saturday, June 9: KASSEM MOSSE * JOHN JOHR * M50

 
ON SALE NOW:
  
Thursday, April 19:                        
In Smart Bar… The RunOff with DJs
ATARILOGIC * NEWLIFE * DJ INTEL * MAKER
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Hip Hop, Glitch Hop, Dubstep
 
Friday, April 20:                                             SOLD OUT!
CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Friday, April 20:                        
In Smart Bar… 
ORCHARD LOUNGE (6 HOUR SET)
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Nu-Disco, House, Tech House
 
Saturday, April 21:                            SUPPORT ADDED:
Monkeytown Tour 2012…
MODESELEKTOR (LIVE) * EGYPTRIXX * ABSTRACT SCIENCE DJs
$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday April 21:                                          SUPPORT ADDED:
In Smart Bar…
DENIZ KURTEL- LIVE * GADI MIZRAHI/BABY PRINCE * TANNER ROSS * FUTURE KILL
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-DIsco
 
Sunday, April 22:                        
In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs
MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * JPEG * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU
$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House
 
Wednesday, April 25:                        
In Smart Bar… Acid Test All Vinyl Experience with DJs
JOHN JOHR * ADAM STOLZ * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno
 
Thursday, April 26:                        
In Smart Bar… Signal with DJs
MASSACOORAMAAN * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * GUIDRY
$5 (free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass
 
Friday, April 27:                          
93XRT Welcomes…
JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs
$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM
 
Friday, April 27:                        
In Smart Bar… 
JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House
 
Saturday, April 28:                  JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW!
The Freakeasy Presents A Metro & Smart Bar All-Building Event….
RESONATE 7.0 – THE YEAR OF THE DRAGON
$25 / 21 & Over / Doors: 8pm / Show: 8pm-5am
 
Sunday, April 29:                                         
In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs
DONOVAN DEPASS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU
$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House
 
Thursday, May 3: (JAM)                          
SPIRITUALIZED
$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM
 
Thursday, May 3:                        
In Smart Bar… BASSWEIGHT with DJs
REES URBAN * STUNNA * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO
$5 (Free before 11pm with Tweet or Student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Grime, Drum & Bass, Dubstep
 
Friday, May 4:                          
YANN TIERSEN * FELIX
$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Friday, May 4:                        
In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with Smart Bar Music Director
NATE MANIC (6 HOUR BIRTHDAY SET)
$10 ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Techno
 
Saturday, May 5:                                   
THE LIFELINE * THE ACTION BLAST  * COMASOFT * REAL FRIENDS
$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday, May 5:                                         
In Smart Bar…
DJ THREE * LEE CURTISS * KATE SIMKO (LIVE AV SET) * HONEYBALL VS. NICK BASSETT
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House
 
Sunday, May 6:                            
LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS 
$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM
 
Thursday, May 10:                                       
In Smart Bar… Wolfpack and Dubliminal.comwelcome
OPIOU (LIVE) * PSYMBIONIC * MANIC FOCUS * RUCKUS * WALKA
$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 p.m. with Password, Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Glitch Hop, Dubstep
 
Friday, May 11:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…                   
MAPS & ATLASES * SO MANY DYNAMOS * SISTER CRAYON
$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Friday, May 11:                        
In Smart Bar…
SOUL CLAP PRESENT EFUNK: THE ALBUM TOUR with special guests VOICES OF BLACK
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco
 
Saturday, May 12: (JAM)                                     SOLD OUT!
GROUPLOVE * REPTAR
$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM
 
Thursday, May 17:                           SUPPORT ADDED:
93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…
MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS * APTEKA
$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Thursday, May 17:                        
In Smart Bar… The RunOff welcomes
ELIOT LIPP * INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE
$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop, Turntablism
 
Friday, May 18:                             
AMRITA * MODEL STRANGER * IVORY THEORY * POLARIZER 
$11 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:00PM
 
Friday, May 18:                        
In Smart Bar… 
TODD TERRY * BEAR WHO?
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House
 
Saturday, May 19:                 
Portoluz Presents….
THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA
$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm
 
Saturday, May 19:                        
In Smart Bar… Movement 2012 Warm Up Party with
PROSUMER * SASSMOUTH
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House
 
Wednesday, May 23:                 
Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…
CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Thursday, May 24:                            
THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM
 
Friday, May 25:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… 
TERI BRISTOL * DJ PSYCHO-BITCH * MIXWELL HOUSE
$10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House
 
Friday, May 25:                        
At TV Lounge- 2548 Grand River Ave in Detroit, MI… Smart Bar’s MOVEMENT Opening party @ BBQ…
PROSUMER * KATE SIMKO * ORCHARD LOUNGE * NATE MANIC * ARAN DANIELS * MISTER JOSHOOA * KID COLOR * JOHN SIMMONS
$15 advance, $20 night of (Includes complimentary BBQ while supplies last) / 21 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech-House
 
Saturday, May 26:                        
In Smart Bar… People Of Rhythm welcomes a special Chicago benefit for Cheb I Sabbah
CHEB I SABBAH * RADIOHIRO * STRIZ * DJ WARP * special guests TBA
$12 Advance, $15 night of (No Twitter special this night) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: World Music, Breaks, House
 
Tuesday, May 29:                 
THE EARLY NOVEMBER * THE WONDER YEARS * THE SWELLERS * YOUNG STATUES
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM
 
Thursday, May 31:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… Abducted Records Welcomes
CAUSE 4 CONCERN * LEGION * ALFONZ DE LA MOTA * GEIN * DIOPTRICS
$5 (free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Drum & Bass
 
Friday, June 1:                                     TIME CHANGE:
The Scooty & JoJo Show and Metro presents…
SPACE INVASION: An Epic Benefit Concert
$20 adv. – $25 day of – $40 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 9pm / Show: 10pm
 
Friday, June 1:                        
In Smart Bar… 
ESCORT (DJ SET) * KID COLOR (BIRTHDAY SET) * TIM ZAWADA
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Disco, House
 
Saturday, June 2:                           SOLD OUT:
THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS * O’BROTHER
$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM
 
Saturday, June 2:                        
In Smart Bar… As You Like It with
CHRISTINA CHATFIELD * RICH KORACH * MOSSMOSS * BRIAN BEJARANO * TYREL WILLIAMS
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno
 
Thursday, June 7:                           ON SALE THIS THURSDAY 4/19 @ NOON:
MATT SKIBA AND THE SEKRETS
$17 adv. – $20 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Thursday, June 7:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… Bassweight with DJs
JOE NICE * CHRIS WIDMAN * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO
$5 Advance, $8 night of ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Grime, UK Garage, Dubstep
 
Friday, June 8:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… 
AGORIA * FREDERIC ZAHM
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech-House
 
Saturday, June 9:                          
DEER TICK * TURBO FRUITS * SCOTT LUCAS & THE MARRIED MEN
$17 adv. – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday, June 9:                        ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… 
KASSEM MOSSE * JOHN JOHR * M50
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, House
 
Sunday, June 10: (JAM)                 
THE DANDY WARHOLS
$25 / 18 & over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM
 
Saturday, June 16:                      
COBALT & THE HIRED GUNS (Album Release) * HOW FAR TO AUSTIN * BAND CALLED CATCH (Album Release) * MIDWEST HYPE
$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8:15PM
 
Wednesday, June 20:                   
MOGWAI
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Sunday, June 24:        
CHIRPradio Welcomes…                 
DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI
$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday, August 18:                  JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE * MAGIC CASTLES
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

 
DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE
 
 
ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:
Tuesday, May 8:PYRO FIGHTER
Tuesday, May 15:ELVISBRIDE * NIGHTCLEANERS * THE SUN PARADE * JEFF WEISFELD
Tuesday, May 22: MAG 7 * SPACE WAS COOL
Thursday, June 7:BRAD COLE * RIVALS OF THE PEACEMAKER * BRANDON MCHOSE
Saturday, June 16: (JAM)JONATHAN COULTON
Friday, July 27: HILLBILLY IDEL * DRENCH * AUTOPILOT

 
 
ON SALE NOW:
 
Thursday, April 19:                 
The Rudy Carrillo Benefit…                 
AM TAXI * HAMMERDOWN * ROTTEN FINKO AND THE CONVICTS * VILLAINS COMPANY
$10 suggested donation / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Friday, April 20:                 
Early Event…        
CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE
$20/ Doors: 5PM / Show: 5:30PM
 
Saturday, April 21:                                   
KINETIX * FATBOOK * ELEV8TOR
$10 advance, $12 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Sunday, April 22:                                   
Goldstar Benefit For Susan…                 
JOAN OF ARC * DEL REY * COFFIN PRICKS * THE RAGTONES * DJ BOBBY CONN
$15 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM
 
Monday, April 23:                 
Dirtroom Show…
John Griffin’s Hilarity Will Hit Your Ear Tonight Comedy Show featuring…
DAVID DRAKE * CAMERON ESPOSITO * JESSE BALTES * KYLE PARRIS * ANGELA VELA * MIKE STRICKER * COLLIN BULLOCK
$3 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Tuesday, April 24:                                    
FAIRWEATHER FRIENDS * SHILOH * FIGHT A SCARY DOG
$5 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Thursday, April 26:                 
Silver Wrapper Presents…        
RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH
$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM
 
Friday, April 27: (JAM)                                         
FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS
$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday, April 28:                                   
Silver Sky Tour…
INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Sunday, April 29:                  
Late Dirtroom Show…
Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…
THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession
FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM
 
Monday, April 30:                 
ROYAL CANOE
$XXX / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Wednesday, May 2:                                   
HOOD SMOKE * SIDEWALK CHALK * BRITE LITE (with Leslie Beukelman) * OUTERTOWN
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Thursday, May 3:                                             SUPPORT ADDED:
RIOTGOD * THE INFECTED * SCIENTIST
$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Friday, May 4: (JAM)                    
BOB SCHNEIDER * LAURA WARSHAUER
$20 advance, $25 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday, May 5:                                         
LOCAL H * MONKEY PAW * BOOTS WITH SPURS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Sunday, May 6:                                   
BIG BLACK BIRD * WILDLIFE CONTROL * CASTOR AND POLLUX
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Tuesday, May 8:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
PYRO FIGHTER
$7 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM
 
Wednesday, May 9:                                   
HERO JR * THE IDEAMEN * GLENDENNING
$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM
 
Thursday, May 10:                 
Steel Chops present… Roots Rock Party!…        
STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Friday, May 11:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
Grape Juice Presents…
JON DRAKE AND THE SHAKES (cd release show) * FRONTIER RUCKUS * RACHELE EVE
$7 advance, $10 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Saturday, May 12:                        
Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…
ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM
 
Monday, May 14:                 
Dirtroom Show…
Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS
DOG 1 * special guest TBA
$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM
 
Tuesday, May 15:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
ELVISBRIDE * NIGHTCLEANERS * THE SUN PARADE * JEFF WEISFELD
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Saturday, May 19:                    
Trio Animal Foundation Presents “Rockin’ For Rescue 2012” with…
DR. BOMBAY * PURPLE APPLE * hosted by Alpana Singh and her dog Haruki
Tickets available at http://rockin2012.eventbrite.com / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 7:30PM
 
Sunday, May 20:                 
Sailor Jerry Presents…
MARIACHI EL BRONX * TWO GALLANTS
FREE with RSVP / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Monday, May 21:                 
OK SWEETHEART * THE CANES
$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Tuesday, May 22:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
Dirt Room…
MAG 7 * SPACE WAS COOL
$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Wednesday, May 23:                 
Rocklahoma Launch Party…
BLACK ACTRESS * HESSLER * WILDSTREET * DIEMONDS * STONE COLD OUTLAW * DJ ERIK
$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM
 
Friday, May 25:                 
Sean Healy Presents…
DJ QUIK
$22 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Tuesday, May 29:                 
THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Wednesday, May 30:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
ULTRAVIOLET HIPPOPOTAMUS * BLACK BOX REVELATIONS * FRESH HOPS
$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Thursday, May 31:                 
Early Dirtroom Show…
RAH RAH
$5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:15PM
 
Thursday, May 31:                                   
The Radiant Child LP Release Party…
R.O.E. * with special guests NEAK * THE B.E.A.T. * REAL T@LK * ABSTRAK MIND (AM)
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Friday, June 1:                 
RYAN MICHAELS BAND * AARON WILLIAMS BAND * 3 IN COUNTING * JOIE SCOTT
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Saturday, June 2:                 
THE HOLY SHAKES (featuring Billy Spunke of Blue Meanies) * FOUL PLAY CABARET BURLESQUE
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Sunday, June 3:                 
Dirtroom Show…
LOU SHIELDS * CELLAR TROUBADOUR * WOODROW HART * LEAH DRUZINSKY * DAVID PRUSINA
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Thursday, June 7:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
BRAD COLE * RIVALS OF THE PEACEMAKER * BRANDON MCHOSE
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Friday, June 8:                                    SUPPORT ADDED:
BOARD OF GOVERNORS * FLY OVER STATE * THE PLASTIC BOOTS * KING BY FRIDAY * THE DEEPER END
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Sunday, June 10:                 
MAKING GHOSTS * ALMA NEGRA * LOST DOG * HIMALAYAN
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Saturday, June 16: (JAM)                  ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
JONATHAN COULTON
$24 advance, $27 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Sunday, June 17:                                     
THE REIGNING SOUND * RABBLE RABBLE * THE SIGHTS
$10 advance, $12 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 
Tuesday, June 26:                 
NORTHERN MAGNOLIA * SARAH HOLTSCHLAG & THE CROSSCUTS * NORTHLAND GHOST
$1 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM
 
Wednesday, June 27:                 
BROOKE BARLETT & THE BLUE LINES
$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Friday, June 29:                 
JOE PURDY * THE GIVING TREE BAND
$18 advance, $20 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
Monday, July 9:                 
MORNIN’ OLD SPORT * ACTOR SLASH MODEL * SANCTIFIED GRUMBLERS * SHILOH
$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM
 
Thursday, July 12:                 
ODE * GENOME * KICK THE RECORD * ORIGIN OF ANIMAL
$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM
Friday, July 27:                           ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/21 @ NOON:
Guitar Center and Autism Speaks welcome…
HILLBILLY IDEL * DRENCH * AUTOPILOT
$7 (proceeds benefit Autism Speaks) / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
 
 
Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Belly Up Live Music Schedule 4.19.12

Belly Up Logo San Diego

Belly Up has announced The Psychedelic Furs show on Fri Sept 28 Tickets for the public go on sale tomorrow!

April

Thurs April 19 The Horrors and The Black Angels – Casbah presents psychadelic rock 9pm $20 $20

Fri April 20 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 20 40 Oz to Freedom (Sublime Trib) Good Intentions & So Cal Vibes 9pm $14 $16

Sat April 21 Cat Empire Stripes and Lines aussie, ska, jazz, pop 9pm $22 $24

Sun April 22 An Evening with The Steely Damned rock 7:30pm $16 $18

Tues April 24 Whiskey Avenger Sandollar, Ottly Mercer reggae, ska 9pm $8 $10

Wed April 25 Walter Trout Curtis Salgado blues, rock 8pm $16 $18

Thurs April 26 Terrakroma Jungle feat. with Jungle Residents: Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, and Ryan Orey house, techno 8pm $12 $14

Fri April 27 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 27 Stepping Feet (Dave Matthews Tribute Band) Hargo 9p $13 $15

Sat April 28 The White Buffalo – Casbah presents Dead Feather Moon, Milow acoustic, rock 9pm $12 $14

Sun April 29 An Evening with Abbey Road Performing “Help!” in its entirety 8pm $12 $14

Mon April 30 Big Love, a benefit for Candy Kane with Dave Alvin and the Guilty Ones, Janiva Magness, Tommy Castro, Rick Estrin & the Nightcats, Debbie Davies, Earl Thomas, Kim Wilson, Anson Funderburgh and The Beat Farmers 7pm $30 $32

 May

Tues May 1 BFD Comedy Show w/ Jay Larson Jesse Egan, Sam Wiles, Bryan Bartell, DJ Man-Cat 8pm $8 $10

Wed May 2 Closed for Private Party!

Thurs May 3 Lindsey Buckingham rock, pop, new wave 8pm $50 $55

Fri May 4 Atomic Groove dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri May 4 X-35 Oogly Boogly LA punk 9pm $25 $27

Sat May 5 Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour Benefit for Jason Laccone w/ Undercover 3pm

Sat May 5 Windigo Surfboards presents Cinco de Mustache w/ The Young Guns and DJ Elwell 9pm $12 $14

Sun May 6 The Robert Cray Band Shawn Jones blues 8pm $40 $42

Tues May 8 Hollywood Babble-ON with Kevin Smith and Ralph German -seated show! comedy 9pm $20 $22

Wed May 9 MAD House (Music Art Dance) pres by BFD Dbear, DJ Man Cat, Go Yama!, Fishfonics dance, DJ, art 8pm $10 $12

Thurs May 10 Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers Johnny Hickman of Cracker rock 9pm $20 $22

Fri May 11 Atomic Groove 05:30:00 $5 $5

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors tribute) Clapton Hook 9pm $20 $22

Sat May 12 Delta Spirit – Casbah presents Waters, Tijuana Panthers indie rock 9pm $18 $20

Sun May 13 Delta Spirit – Casbah presents Waters, Tijuana Panthers indie rock 9pm $18 $20

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen – Casbah presents Piano Chat alternative 9pm $20 $20

Tues May 15 Pass the Axe Audio Addiction, Oliver Trolley indie rock – $1 goes to SD Music Thing 8pm $9 $9

Wed May 16 Dum Dum Girls Young Prisms 9pm $16 $18

Thurs May 17 See-I guest reggae 9pm $13 $15

Fri May 18 Date Night for a Cause w/ Stepping Feet presented by the North Coast Unitl of Rady’s Children’s Hospital Auxiliary 5pm $50 $65

Fri May 18 The Cured and Strangelove Blue Order tribute 9pm $12 $14

Sat May 19 Paul Cannon Band Matinee Show The Yes Team pop, rock 3pm $8 $10

Sat May 19 The Dandy Warhols guest psychdelic, pop 8pm $23 $25

Sun May 20 Spiritualized – Casbah presents guest space rock 9pm $20 $22

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles Brown Bird bluegrass 8pm $18 $20

Tues May 22 An Evening with Hugh Laurie rock, pop, blues 8pm $50 $55

Wed May 23 Mishka and Anuhea (co-headline) singer songwriter, surf 8pm $15 $17

Thurs May 24 and Fri May 25 The Expendables with special guests Unwritten Law Josh Fischel (formerly of Bargain Music) and DJ Unite 7pm $18 adv $20

Sat May 26 Platinum Rockstars Livin’ On A Prayer classic rock 8pm $13 $15

Sun May 27 Cash’d Out (Johnny Cash Tribute) Lexington Field 9pm $16 $18

Tues May 29 Greg Laswell Elizabeth Ziman of Elizabeth The Catapult acoustic, guitar, piano 9pm $15 $17

Thurs May 31 Tycho – Casbah Presents 9pm $15 $17

 June

Fri June 1 Atomic Groove dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri June 1 The English Beat Amalgamated new wave, reggae, ska 9pm $20 $20

Sat June 2 Donavon Frankenreiter Matt Jennings surf, singer songwriter 9pm $27 $27

Sun June 3 Mogwai – Casbah presents Chad Vangaalen Scottish ‘post-rock’ 9pm $27 $27

Thurs June 7 Balkan Beat Box guest 9pm $15 $17

Fri June 8 The Credentialed – HAPPY HOUR 5pm $5 $5

Fri June 8 CocoRosie – Casbah Presents Sissy Nobby freak folk, hip hop, experimental 10pm $25 $25

Sat June 9 Wayward Sons guest southern rock 9pm $12 $14

Sun June 10 The Slackers – Casbah presents The Delirians reggae, ska, soul 9pm $15 $15

Wed June 13 Mayer Hawthorne & The County: How Do You Do World Tour Harlan neo soul 9pm $20 $22

Fri June 14 Simpkin Project – On Point Promotions presents Reeform, Piracy Conspiracy 9pm $8 $10

Sun June 15 Israel Vibration guest roots reggae 9pm $25 $27

Sat June 16 Thunder Road The Petty Breakers country 9pm $15 $17

Mon June 18 MOVE with Music Mar Dels, Stone Senses

Tues June 19 Dawn Mitschele Lee Coulter, Michael Tiernan, Megan Combs singer songwriter 8pm $8 $10

Fri June 22 Common Sense guest reggae, alternative rock 9m $15 $17

Sat June 23 Stranger and Shoreline Rootz SYNRGY and TRC Sounds reggae, rock 9pm $13 $15

 July

Tues July 3 80′s Heat 9pm $12 $14

Sun July 8 Blind Pilot – Casbah presents indie 9pm $15 $17

Tues July 17 Katchafire – on sale Fri guest dub, reggae, surf 9pm $23 $25

Sat July 21 Young Dubliners guest rock 9pm $20 $22

Sun July 22 Melvin Seals & JGB guest blues, folk, jam band 9pm $20 $22

Thurs Aug 2 Real Estate – Casbah pres guest Casbah pres

Wed Sept 5 John Hiatt & The Combo —- rock, singer songwriter 8pm $47 $49

Fri Sept 28 The Psychedelic Furs -presale Wed – on sale Friday! guest British rock 9pm $33 $35

Abbey Pub Listings 4.19.12

The Abbey Pub Logo

Do you like Stevie Wonder? How about Frank Zappa? If you do then you should check out the School of Rock Highwood show! It’s happening this summer at The Abbey Pub….

Fri. 5-11-12: 3 In Counting – Big Dog Mercer. Doors at 8 p.m. / Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 5-12-12: Chi Town Get Down feat. Genome – Herbert Wiser Band – Frau Troffea – Goose Doctor – Plus DJ tweener sets by Kobrakai vs Ram Z. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 5-17-12: Thinner Teed and Afternoon Moon with Drama Junkies. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 6-1-12 (early show): School of Rock Evanston. School of Rock Highwood is proud to announce the line up will include the best selections from our Stevie Wonder show as well as our Rush and Frank Zappa show. Doors at 5pm / Show at 6pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door. $5 for children under 18 (must be accompanied by an adult). Call 847-433-ROCK for ticketing information.

Fri. 9-14-12: Great American Taxi. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $14 at the door.

COMING SOON!!!

Tues. 4-17-12: Eric Lambert and Friends – Safe Haven. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Tues. 4-17-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

Wed. 4-18-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 4-19-12: Funktion – Soap – OTIS. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

Fri. 4-20-12: 420 Getdown with Sisters & Brothers – Juniper Mays. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 4-21-12: Spare Parts – Twin Cats – Steez. Doors at 8:30pm / Show 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-21-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB: Railway Records Residency
This month feat. Common Shiner – As 40 Sleeps – Idle Spies. Show at 9pm, no cover.

Sun. 4-22-12: A Celebration of Life: A.F. Wittek
In February, lap steel guitarist for The Pat Smillie Band, Allen “Uncle Al” Wittek, passed away from cancer. Join us in celebrating his life as friends and family gather to pay tribute. Scott Madden will be master of ceremonies and The Madman Band will be performing for the event. Donations are welcome and all proceeds will be going to the American Cancer Society in honor of Al Wittek. Event runs 2pm – 7pm

Sun. 4-22-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

Tues. 4-24-12: Eric Lambert and Friends – Saint Anyways. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Tues. 4-24-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB: Open Mic Showcase Challenge

IT’S HERE! The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to vie for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room) in tonight’s showcase. Beginning March 20th, we’ve invited two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held TONIGHT. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

Wed. 4-25-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 4-26-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

Thurs. 4-26-12: Full Court Press 2 All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe, Groovatron & more! Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed. Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 4-27-12: Chi Town Get Down Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-28-12: The Coop (CD release show) and Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy. Doors at 9:30pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 4-28-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB The Great Whiskey Project – 9pm, no cover

Sun. 4-29-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB
Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

Tues. 5-1-12: Eric Lambert and Friends. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Tues. 5-1-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB

Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

Wed. 5-2-12: Salsa Night!
Special evening with: DID. A performance ensemble that fuses multiple dance styles to create exciting and dynamic choreography. Dynamic, Imaginative, Dance
Brought to you by Denita Inez Dances
NO COVER. Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm.
Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 5-3-12: Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & Guistar with Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012 – Bonzo Terks. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 5-4-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB

Tony, Aaron & Rebecca from The Tossers -9pm, no cover

Fri. 5-4-12: Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 5-5-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB The Soda Jerks 9pm, no cover

Sat. 5-5-12: Flabby Hoffman Presents: Lucid Ground – Arlum – Nu Bambu – Vanarays. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sun. 5-6-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

Tues. 5-8-12: Back from their European tour! Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Tues. 5-8-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

Wed. 5-9-12: A special acoustic evening with 30db (Brendan Bayliss of Umphrey’s McGee & Jeff Austin of Yonder Mountain String Band) with special guests Van Ghost (full band, unplugged).
Doors at 7:30pm / Show at 8:30pm. Tickets $18 in advance and $20 at the door.

Thurs. 5-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

Thurs. 5-10-12: Pimps of Joytime and Juno What – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $14 in advance and $16 at the door.

Fri. 5-11-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Me & My Uncle -9pm, no cover

Fri. 5-11-12: 3 In Counting – Big Dog Mercer. Doors at 8 p.m. / Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 5-12-12: Chi Town Get Down feat.

Genome – Herbert Wiser Band – Frau Troffea – Goose Doctor – Plus DJ tweener sets by Kobrakai vs Ram Z. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 5-12-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Joe McShane -9pm, no cover

Sun. 5-13-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

Tues. 5-15-12: Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Tues. 5-15-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB

Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

Wed. 5-16-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 5-17-12: Thinner Teed and Afternoon Moon with Drama Junkies. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 5-18-12: Outernational and Graham Czech with Los Vicios De Papa – The Employees – DJ Puerko Pitzotl spins pre-show. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 5-19-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Reckless Records Residency -9pm, no cover

Sat. 5-19-12: Reckless Life (Guns ‘n’ Roses Tribute). Doors at 10pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Sun. 5-20-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

Tues. 5-22-12: Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Tues. 5-22-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

Wed. 5-23-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 5-24-12: Northern Magnolia – Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9 pm.
Tickets $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

Sat. 5-26-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB The Great Whiskey Project -9pm, no cover

Sun. 5-27-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover

Tues. 5-29-12: Sexfist. Doors at 9pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Tues. 5-29-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Open Mic Night -8:30pm, no cover

Wed. 5-30-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Fri. 6-1-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM PUB Tony, Aaron & Rebecca from The Tossers -9pm, no cover

Fri. 6-1-12 (early show): School of Rock Evanston. School of Rock Highwood is proud to announce the line up will include the best selections from our Stevie Wonder show as well as our Rush and Frank Zappa show. Doors at 5pm / Show at 6pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door. $5 for children under 18 (must be accompanied by an adult). Call 847-433-ROCK for ticketing information.

Fri. 6-8-12: Amrita. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 6-23-12 & Sun. 6-24-12: Stranger Danger Music Festival 2012

Strange Arrangement hosts the first annual Stranger Danger Festival. Two days of music will feature 25 bands on two stages, all happening in the greatest city in the world. Lineup includes: Strange Arrangement (2 nights) – DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) – Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey – Sexfist – Twin Cats – Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Dopapod – Cosby Sweater – Spare Parts – Zmick – Old Shoe – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine) – Sidewalk Chalk – Steez – Brainchild – Fresh Hops – And Many More!

Doors open 12 p.m. both Saturday & Sunday. A limited number of 2-Day Passes are on sale now for $30

Fri. 7-13-12: Maiden Chicago with Balls To The Wall. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

Fri. 9-14-12: Great American Taxi. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $14 at the door.

Abbey Pub Listings 4.12.12

The Abbey Pub Logo

Strange Arrangement hosts the first annual Stranger Danger Festival. Two days of music will feature 25 bands on two stages, all happening this summer right here at the Abbey Pub!

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic.-8:30pm, no cover.

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent -4pm, no cover.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from The TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: The Great Whiskey Project -9pm, no cover.

Every other Thurs. (starting 4-26-12): Fresh Hops -9pm, no cover

Preferred seating available to all ticketed concerts when a dinner reservation is made

 

NEW SHOWS!

 

Sat. 5-5-12: Flabby Hoffman Presents: Lucid Ground – Arlum – Nu Bambu – Vanarays. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Wed. 5-9-11: 30db (Brendan Bayliss of Umphrey’s McGee & Jeff Austin of Yonder Mountain String Band). Doors at 7:30pm / Show at 8:30pm. Tickets $18 in advance and $20 at the door. Ticket link: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/113393?utm_source=fb1&utm_medium=amp

 

Fri. 5-11-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Me & My Uncle -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-12-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Joe McShane -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-19-12: Reckless Life (Guns ‘n’ Roses Tribute). Doors at 10pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

 

Fri. 6-8-12: Amrita. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

COMING SOON>>>>

 

Thurs. 4-12-12: Whippersnap Music Festival Battle of the Bands
Catfish & the Dogstars – Digeometric – Simpleton & Citylfolk. Doors at 8pm / Show 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and at the door.

 

Fri. 4-13-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Pat Smillie Acoustic Duo -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 4-14-12:
Kid A (Radiohead Tribute) – Aneurysm (Nirvana Tribute). Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Tues. 4-17-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends – Safe Haven. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

 

Tues. 4-17-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM:
The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

 

Wed. 4-18-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

 

Thurs. 4-19-12:
Funktion – Soap – OTIS. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

 

Fri. 4-20-12: 420 Getdown with Sisters & Brothers – Juniper Mays. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

 

Sat. 4-21-12:
Spare Parts – Twin Cats – Steez. Doors at 8:30pm / Show 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Sun. 4-22-12: A Celebration of Life: A.F. Wittek
In February, lap steel guitarist for The Pat Smillie Band, Allen “Uncle Al” Wittek, passed away from cancer. Join us in celebrating his life as friends and family gather to pay tribute. Scott Madden will be master of ceremonies and The Madmen Band will be performing for the event. There will be a silent auction of Al’s memorabilia, instruments and art with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. No cover. Donations accepted at the door. Event runs 2pm – 7 pm

 

Tues. 4-24-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends – Saint Anyways. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

 

Tues. 4-24-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: Open Mic Showcase Challenge
IT’S HERE! The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to vie for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room) in tonight’s showcase. Beginning March 20th, we’ve invited two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held TONIGHT. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

 

Wed. 4-25-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

 

Thurs. 4-26-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

 

Thurs. 4-26-12: Full Court Press 2
All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe, Groovatron & more! Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed. Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

 

Fri. 4-27-12: Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Sat. 4-28-12:
The Coop (CD release show) – Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy. Doors at 9:30pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

 

Tues. 5-1-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends. Doors at 9pm / Show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

 

Thurs. 5-3-12:
Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & Guistar with Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012 – Bonzo Terks. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Fri. 5-4-12:
Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

 

Sat. 5-5-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
The Soda Jerks 9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-5-12: Flabby Hoffman Presents:
Lucid Ground – Arlum – Nu Bambu – Vanarays. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Wed. 5-9-11: 30db (Brendan Bayliss of Umphrey’s McGee & Jeff Austin of Yonder Mountain String Band). Doors at 7:30pm / Show at 8:30pm. Tickets $18 in advance and $20 at the door. Ticket link: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/113393?utm_source=fb1&utm_medium=amp

 

Thurs. 5-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

 

Thurs. 5-10-12:
Pimps of Joytime and Juno What – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8:30pm / Show at 9:30pm. Tickets $14 in advance and $16 at the door.

 

Fri. 5-11-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Me & My Uncle -9pm, no cover

 

Sat. 5-12-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Joe McShane -9pm, no cover

 

Fri. 5-18-12:
Outernational and Graham Czech. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Sat. 5-19-12: Reckless Life (Guns ‘n’ Roses Tribute). Doors at 10pm / Show at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

 

Thurs. 5-24-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

 

Thurs. 5-24-12:
Northern Magnolia – Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9 pm.
Tickets $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

 

Fri. 6-8-12:
Amrita. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

 

Sat. 6-23-12 & Sun. 6-24-12: Stranger Danger Festival 2012
Strange Arrangement hosts the first annual Stranger Danger Festival. Two days of music will feature 25 bands on two stages, all happening in the greatest city in the world. Lineup includes: Strange Arrangement (2 nights) – DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) – Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey – Sexfist – Twin Cats – Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Dopapod – Cosby Sweater – Spare Parts – Zmick – Old Shoe – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine) – Sidewalk Chalk – Steez – Brainchild – Fresh Hops – And Many More! Doors open 12 p.m. both Saturday & Sunday. A limited number of 2-Day Passes are on sale now for $30

Fri. 7-13-12: Maiden Chicago with Balls To The Wall. Doors at 8pm / Show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

 

METRO * SMART BAR * DOUBLE DOOR Live Music Schedule 4.12.12

Lots of new shows announced at Metro, Smart Bar & Double Door! Tickets to The Dandy Warhols and Cobalt and The Hired Guns are on sale this weekend!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:

Tuesday, May 29:THE EARLY NOVEMBER * THE WONDER YEARS * THE SWELLERS * YOUNG STATUES

 

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON IN METRO:

Sunday, June 10: (JAM)THE DANDY WARHOLS

Saturday, June 16: COBALT & THE HIRED GUNS (Album Release) * HOW FAR TO AUSTIN * BAND CALLED CATCH * MIDWEST HYPE

 

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:

Saturday, April 14: CHEERS FOR CHANGE: A Chicago Coalition For The Homeless Fundraiser

Wednesday, April 25: JOHN JOHR * ADAM STOLZ * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P

Thursday, May 3: REES URBAN * STUNNA * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO

 

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:

Thursday, April 26: MASSACOORAMAAN * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * GUIDRY

Saturday, May 26: CHEB I SABBAH * RADIOHIRO * STRIZ * DJ WARP * special guests TBA

Friday, June 1: ESCORT (DJ SET) * KID COLOR (BIRTHDAY SET) * TIM ZAWADA

Saturday, June 2:CHRISTINA CHATFIELD * RICH KORACH * MOSSMOSS * BRIAN BEJARANO * TYREL WILLIAMS

ON SALE SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON AT TV LOUNGE IN DETROIT, MI:

Friday, May 25: Smart Bar’s MOVEMENT Opening party @ BBQ… PROSUMER * KATE SIMKO * ORCHARD LOUNGE * NATE MANIC * ARAN DANIELS * MISTER JOSHOOA * KID COLOR * JOHN SIMMONS

 

 

ON SALE NOW:

Wednesday, April 11: SUPPORT ADDED:

TIMEFLIES * GOLDHOUSE * MILK N COOKIES

$18 adv. – $21 day of / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic with DJs

MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON * ROSS KELLY * IKE RELEASE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, April 12:

Sang Presents….COMPANY FLOW * 4TH PYRAMID * QWEL & MAKER * ADaD * DJ INTEL

$25 Adv., $28 Day of / 18+ / Doors: 8pm / Show 9pm

 

Thursday, April 12: CANCELLED:

In Smart Bar…Chicago Rocks! Music Series Presents…OUR HOUSE: A RETROSPECTIVE OF CHICAGO’S DANCE MUSIC

$20 Members – $25 Non-Member (advance tickets available here) / 21 & Over / Doors: 7:30pm / Event: 8pm-10pm

Join us with local DJ aficionado and Smart Bar resident Justin Long as we investigate and explore the foundations of Chicago’s celebrated House Music sound. Following the discourse, pioneer spin artist Justin Long will perform a DJ set comprising of producers and labels that were key to the constructions of the Chicago House scene.

 

Thursday, April 12:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack welcomes SILKIE (live) * SPACERACE aka NAMELOC * ZEBO * BANDIIT * RICKY WELLS

$10 ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet, password or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep

 

Friday, April 13:

TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES

$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday April 13:

In Smart Bar…TIGER & WOODS (live) * JACQUES RENAULT * KID COLOR

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 14:

ADORA * THE SCISSORS * THE SECOND * AMOUR BEARER

$9 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Saturday, April 14: FREE EVENT!

In Smart Bar…CHEERS FOR CHANGE: A Chicago Coalition For The Homeless Fundraiser

Free / 21 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Event: 7pm-10pm

Join our guest bartenders for a night celebrating our victories in the fight against homelessness. We will be raising our glasses, raising our voices, and raising money for this vital work!

 

Saturday, April 14:

In Smart Bar…BEN KLOCK * JUSTIN LONG * MATTHEW MARTIN

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

 

Sunday, April 15: LINEUP CHANGE:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs CHEZ DAMIER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Wednesday, April 18:

Columbia College Presents…BIGGEST MOUTH

Free / 18 & Over / Doors: 6pm / Show: 7pm

 

Wednesday, April 18:

In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents NU BREED with DJs CAJMERE * CHEZ DAMIER * CZBOOGIE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, April 19:

In Smart Bar… The RunOff with DJs ATARILOGIC * NEWLIFE * DJ INTEL * MAKER

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Hip Hop, Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, April 20:

CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:

In Smart Bar…ORCHARD LOUNGE (6 HOUR SET)

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Nu-Disco, House, Tech House

 

Saturday, April 21:

Monkeytown Tour 2012…MODESELEKTOR (LIVE)

$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday April 21:

In Smart Bar…DENIZ KURTEL- LIVE * GADI MIZRAHI/BABY PRINCE * FUTURE KILL

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-DIsco

 

Sunday, April 22:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * JPEG * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Wednesday, April 25: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

In Smart Bar… Acid Test All Vinyl Experience with DJs JOHN JOHR * ADAM STOLZ * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, April 26: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… Signal with DJs MASSACOORAMAAN * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * GUIDRY

$5 (free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass

 

Friday, April 27:

93XRT Welcomes…JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs

$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, April 27:

In Smart Bar…JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Sunday, April 29: LINEUP CHANGE:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs DONOVAN DEPASS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)

SPIRITUALIZED

$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 3: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

In Smart Bar… BASSWEIGHT with DJs REES URBAN * STUNNA * WHOA-B * SUSHI * DJ THE TORNADO

$5 (Free before 11pm with Tweet or Student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Grime, Drum & Bass, Dubstep

 

Friday, May 4:

YANN TIERSEN * FELIX

$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4:

In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with Smart Bar Music Director NATE MANIC (6 HOUR BIRTHDAY SET)

$10 ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Techno

 

Saturday, May 5: SUPPORT ADDED:

THE LIFELINE * THE ACTION BLAST * COMASOFT * REAL FRIENDS

$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 5: SUPPORT ADDED:

In Smart Bar…DJ THREE * LEE CURTISS * KATE SIMKO (LIVE AV SET) * HONEYBALL VS. NICK BASSETT

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

 

Sunday, May 6:

LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS

$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Thursday, May 10:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack and Dubliminal.comwelcome OPIOU (LIVE) * PSYMBIONIC * MANIC FOCUS * RUCKUS * WALKA

$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 p.m. with Password, Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, May 11:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…MAPS & ATLASES * SO MANY DYNAMOS

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 11:

In Smart Bar…SOUL CLAP * VOICES OF BLACK * OLIN

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, May 12: (JAM) SOLD OUT!

GROUPLOVE * REPTAR

$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 17:

93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS

$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 17:

In Smart Bar… The RunOff welcomes ELIOT LIPP * INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE

$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop, Turntablism

 

Friday, May 18:

AMRITA * MODEL STRANGER * IVORY THEORY * POLARIZER

$11 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:00PM

 

Friday, May 18:

In Smart Bar…TODD TERRY * BEAR WHO?

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, May 19:

Portoluz Presents….THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA

$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

 

Saturday, May 19:

In Smart Bar… Movement 2012 Warm Up Party with

PROSUMER * SASSMOUTH

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House

 

Wednesday, May 23:

Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 24:

THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY

$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Friday, May 25: ON SALE SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

At TV Lounge- 2548 Grand River Ave in Detroit, MI… Smart Bar’s MOVEMENT Opening party @ BBQ…

PROSUMER * KATE SIMKO * ORCHARD LOUNGE * NATE MANIC * ARAN DANIELS * MISTER JOSHOOA * KID COLOR * JOHN SIMMONS

$15 advance, $20 night of (Includes complimentary BBQ while supplies last) / 21 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech-House

 

Saturday, May 26: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… People Of Rhythm welcomes a special Chicago benefit for Cheb I Sabbah

CHEB I SABBAH * RADIOHIRO * STRIZ * DJ WARP * special guests TBA

$12 Advance, $15 night of (No Twitter special this night) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: World Music, Breaks, House

 

Tuesday, May 29: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

THE EARLY NOVEMBER * THE WONDER YEARS * THE SWELLERS * YOUNG STATUES

$21 / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Friday, June 1:

The Scooty & JoJo Show and Metro presents…SPACE INVASION: An Epic Benefit Concert

$20 adv. – $25 day of – $40 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 8pm / Show: 9pm

 

Friday, June 1: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar…ESCORT (DJ SET) * KID COLOR (BIRTHDAY SET) * TIM ZAWADA

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Disco, House

 

Saturday, June 2: SOLD OUT:

THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS * O’BROTHER

$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Saturday, June 2: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… As You Like It with CHRISTINA CHATFIELD * RICH KORACH * MOSSMOSS * BRIAN BEJARANO * TYREL WILLIAMS

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Saturday, June 9:

DEER TICK * TURBO FRUITS * SCOTT LUCAS & THE MARRIED MEN

$17 adv. – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, June 10: (JAM) ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

THE DANDY WARHOLS

$25 / 18 & over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Saturday, June 16: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

COBALT & THE HIRED GUNS (Album Release) * HOW FAR TO AUSTIN * BAND CALLED CATCH * MIDWEST HYPE

$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8:15PM

 

Wednesday, June 20:

MOGWAI

$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, June 24:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI

$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

 

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

Friday, April 13: KIDS THESE DAYS * DJ CLARK KENT * a special performance of Rappers Delight by the original members of the Sugar Hill Gang, MASTER GEE and WONDER MIKE

 

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Monday, May 21:OK SWEETHEART * THE CANES

Saturday, June 2:THE HOLY SHAKES (featuring Billy Spunke of Blue Meanies) * FOUL PLAY CABARET BURLESQUE

Wednesday, June 27:BROOKE BARLETT & THE BLUE LINES

Monday, July 9:MORNIN’ OLD SPORT * ACTOR SLASH MODEL * SANCTIFIED GRUMBLERS * SHILOH

Thursday, July 12:ODE * GENOME * KICK THE RECORD * ORIGIN OF ANIMAL

 

ON SALE NOW:

Tuesday, April 10:

RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX

$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

Dirt Room Show…Make A Mogul Presents Soul In The Dirtroom, A Vocalist Showcase…MISS FENIA * VERONICA * IZAIH JONES * SEVENSEVENTHREE * TANIS MICHELLE * DJ PROQ & MINGALINGUS * hosted by ASHLEY CHANEL

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 12: SUPPORT ADDED:

SHAGGWELL * THE LUCKY DUTCH * CARBON TIGERS * THE EARTH IS A MAN

$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, April 13: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

CIMMfest and Nike Sportswear Present…The 30th Anniversary of Air Force 1 Celebration featuring…KIDS THESE DAYS * DJ CLARK KENT * a special performance of Rappers Delight by the original members of the Sugar Hill Gang, MASTER GEE and WONDER MIKE

$25 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

Tickets for this show available at http://cimmfest.org/kids-these-days-w-rappers-delight/

 

Saturday, April 14:

Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY featuring VINTAGE BLUE * FARRADAY * JEFFREY DAVID * AIR THIS SIDE OF CAUTION

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Monday, April 16:

Dirtroom Show…Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Tuesday, April 17:

CHEER UP MOON CAT

$1 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 18:

SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE

$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, April 19:

The Rudy Carrillo Benefit…AM TAXI * HAMMERDOWN * ROTTEN FINKO AND THE CONVICTS * VILLAINS COMPANY

$10 suggested donation / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:

Early Event…CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE

$20/ Doors: 5PM / Show: 5:30PM

 

Saturday, April 21:

KINETIX * FATBOOK * ELEV8TOR

$10 advance, $12 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, April 22: SUPPORT ADDED:

Goldstar Benefit For Susan…JOAN OF ARC * DEL REY * COFFIN PRICKS * THE RAGTONES * DJ BOBBY CONN

$15 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Monday, April 23:

Dirtroom Show…John Griffin’s Hilarity Will Hit Your Ear Tonight Comedy Show featuring…DAVID DRAKE * CAMERON ESPOSITO * JESSE BALTES * KYLE PARRIS * ANGELA VELA * MIKE STRICKER * COLLIN BULLOCK

$3 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, April 24: SUPPORT ADDED:

FAIRWEATHER FRIENDS * SHILOH * FIGHT A SCARY DOG

$5 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 26:

Silver Wrapper Presents…RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH

$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 27: (JAM)

FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS

$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 28:

Silver Sky Tour…INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, April 29:

Late Dirtroom Show…

Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession

FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, April 30:

ROYAL CANOE

$XXX / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, May 2:

HOOD SMOKE * SIDEWALK CHALK * BRITE LITE (with Leslie Beukelman) * OUTERTOWN

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 3: SUPPORT ADDED:

RIOTGOD * SCIENTIST

$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4: (JAM)

BOB SCHNEIDER * LAURA WARSHAUER

$20 advance, $25 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 5:

LOCAL H * MONKEY PAW * BOOTS WITH SPURS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, May 6: SUPPORT ADDED:

BIG BLACK BIRD * WILDLIFE CONTROL * CASTOR AND POLLUX

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, May 9: SUPPORT ADDED:

HERO JR * THE IDEAMEN * GLENDENNING

$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 10:

Steel Chops present… Roots Rock Party!…STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, May 11:

Grape Juice Presents…JON DRAKE AND THE SHAKES (cd release show) * FRONTIER RUCKUS

$7 advance, $10 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 12:

Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D

$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Monday, May 14:

Dirtroom Show…Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Saturday, May 19:

Trio Animal Foundation Presents “Rockin’ For Rescue 2012” with…DR. BOMBAY * PURPLE APPLE * hosted by Alpana Singh and her dog Haruki

Tickets available at http://rockin2012.eventbrite.com / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Sunday, May 20:

Sailor Jerry Presents…MARIACHI EL BRONX * TWO GALLANTS

FREE with RSVP / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Monday, May 21: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

OK SWEETHEART * THE CANES

$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, May 23:

Rocklahoma Launch Party…BLACK ACTRESS * HESSLER * WILDSTREET * DIEMONDS * STONE COLD OUTLAW * DJ ERIK

$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Friday, May 25:

Sean Healy Presents…DJ QUIK

$22 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, May 29:

THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN

$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, May 30:

ULTRAVIOLET HIPPOPOTAMUS

$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 31:

Early Dirtroom Show…RAH RAH

$5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:15PM

 

Thursday, May 31: SUPPORT ADDED:

The Radiant Child LP Release Party…R.O.E. * with special guests NEAK * THE B.E.A.T. * REAL T@LK * ABSTRAK MIND (AM)

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, June 1:

RYAN MICHAELS BAND * AARON WILLIAMS BAND * 3 IN COUNTING * JOIE SCOTT

$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Saturday, June 2: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

THE HOLY SHAKES (featuring Billy Spunke of Blue Meanies) * FOUL PLAY CABARET BURLESQUE

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, June 3:

Dirtroom Show…LOU SHIELDS * CELLAR TROUBADOUR * WOODROW HART * LEAH DRUZINSKY * DAVID PRUSINA

$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, June 8:

BOARD OF GOVERNORS * FLY OVER STATE * THE PLASTIC BOOTS * KING BY FRIDAY

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, June 10:

MAKING GHOSTS * ALMA NEGRA * LOST DOG * HIMALAYAN

$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, June 17:

THE REIGNING SOUND * RABBLE RABBLE * THE SIGHTS

$10 advance, $12 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, June 26:

NORTHERN MAGNOLIA * SARAH HOLTSCHLAG & THE CROSSCUTS * NORTHLAND GHOST

$1 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, June 27: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

BROOKE BARLETT & THE BLUE LINES

$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, June 29:

JOE PURDY * THE GIVING TREE BAND

$18 advance, $20 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Monday, July 9: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

MORNIN’ OLD SPORT * ACTOR SLASH MODEL * SANCTIFIED GRUMBLERS * SHILOH

$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, July 12: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/14 @ NOON:

ODE * GENOME * KICK THE RECORD * ORIGIN OF ANIMAL

$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Live Music Schedule for Metro, Smart Bar, Double Door 4.5.12

Here are your new shows for Metro, Smart Bar & Double Door. Don’t miss out Columbia College Presenting BIGGEST MOUTH on  Wednesday, April 18th.

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:

Saturday, May 5:THE LIFELINE * THE ACTION BLAST

Friday, May 18: AMRITA * MODEL STRANGER * IVORY THEORY * POLARIZER

Friday, June 1:The Scooty & JoJo Show and Metro presents… SPACE INVASION: An Epic Benefit Concert

 

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:

Thursday, April 12:Chicago Rocks! Music Series Presents… OUR HOUSE: A RETROSPECTIVE OF CHICAGO’S DANCE MUSIC

Thursday, May 17: ELIOT LIPP * INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE

Friday, May 18: TODD TERRY * BEAR WHO?

Saturday, May 19: PROSUMER * SASSMOUTH

 

 

 

ON SALE NOW:

 

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM)

THE TINGS TINGS * MNDR

$22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…

YOUTH LAGOON * PORCELAIN RAFT

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents a tribute to Armando Gallop with DJs

TERRY HUNTER * MIKE DUNN * ERIC MARTIN * GANT MAN * CZBOOGIE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, April 5: SOLD OUT:

93XRT Welcomes…

WILD FLAG * HOSPITALITY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:15PM

 

Thursday, April 5:

In Smart Bar… Bassweight- An Evening of Foundation Sound with DJs

DIOPTRICS * SUSHI * WHOA-B * DJ THE TORNADO

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Dubetsp, Garage, Drum & Bass

 

Friday, April 6:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…

NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 6:

In Smart Bar…

THE JUAN MACLEAN (DJ SET) * SAMONE ROBERTS

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 7:

LUCERO * WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE

$19 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:

In Smart Bar…

JESSE ROSE * OLIVER $ * STRIZ

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

 

Sunday, April 8:

WHITE RABBITS * GULL * THE HUDSON BRANCH

$15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, April 8:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs

CHEZ DAMIER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Monday, April 9: (JAM)

THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS * A ROCKET TO THE MOON

$26 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

TIMEFLIES * GOLDHOUSE

$18 adv. – $21 day of / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic with DJs

MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON * ROSS KELLY * IKE RELEASE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, April 12:

Sang Presents….

COMPANY FLOW * 4TH PYRAMID * QWEL & MAKER * ADaD * DJ INTEL

$25 Adv., $28 Day of / 18+ / Doors: 8pm / Show 9pm

 

Thursday, April 12: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

In Smart Bar…

Chicago Rocks! Music Series Presents…

OUR HOUSE: A RETROSPECTIVE OF CHICAGO’S DANCE MUSIC

$20 Members – $25 Non-Member (advance tickets available here) / 21 & Over / Doors: 7:30pm / Event: 8pm-10pm

Join us with local DJ aficionado and Smart Bar resident Justin Long as we investigate and explore the foundations of Chicago’s celebrated House Music sound. Following the discourse, pioneer spin artist Justin Long will perform a DJ set comprising of producers and labels that were key to the constructions of the Chicago House scene.

 

Thursday, April 12:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack welcomes

SILKIE (live) * SPACERACE aka NAMELOC * ZEBO * BANDIIT * RICKY WELLS

$10 ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet, password or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep

 

Friday, April 13:

TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES

$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday April 13:

In Smart Bar…

TIGER & WOODS (live) * JACQUES RENAULT * KID COLOR

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 14: SUPPORT ADDED:

ADORA * THE SCISSORS * THE SECOND * AMOUR BEARER

$9 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Saturday, April 14:

In Smart Bar…

BEN KLOCK * JUSTIN LONG * MATTHEW MARTIN

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

 

Sunday, April 15:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs

DERRICK CARTER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Wednesday, April 18: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

Columbia College Presents…

BIGGEST MOUTH

Free / 18 & Over / Doors: 6pm / Show: 7pm

 

Wednesday, April 18:

In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents NU BREED with DJs

CAJMERE * CHEZ DAMIER * CZBOOGIE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, April 19:

In Smart Bar… The RunOff with DJs

ATARILOGIC * NEWLIFE * DJ INTEL * MAKER

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Hip Hop, Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, April 20:

CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:

In Smart Bar…

ORCHARD LOUNGE (6 HOUR SET)

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Nu-Disco, House, Tech House

 

Saturday, April 21:

Monkeytown Tour 2012…

MODESELEKTOR (LIVE)

$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday April 21:

In Smart Bar…

DENIZ KURTEL- LIVE * GADI MIZRAHI/BABY PRINCE * FUTURE KILL

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-DIsco

 

Sunday, April 22:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs

MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * JPEG * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Friday, April 27:

93XRT Welcomes…

JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs

$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, April 27:

In Smart Bar…

JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Sunday, April 29:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs

PARADISE SOUL * DONOVAN DEPASS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)

SPIRITUALIZED

$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, May 4:

YANN TIERSEN * FELIX

$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4:

In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with Smart Bar Music Director

NATE MANIC (6 HOUR BIRTHDAY SET)

$10 ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Techno

 

Saturday, May 5: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

THE LIFELINE * THE ACTION BLAST

$11 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 5:

In Smart Bar…

DJ THREE * KATE SIMKO (LIVE AV SET) * LEE CURTISS

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

 

Sunday, May 6:

LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS

$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Thursday, May 10: SUPPORT ADDED:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack and Dubliminal.comwelcome

OPIOU (LIVE) * PSYMBIONIC * MANIC FOCUS * RUCKUS * WALKA

$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 p.m. with Password, Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, May 11: SUPPORT ADDED:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…

MAPS & ATLASES * SO MANY DYNAMOS

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 11:

In Smart Bar…

SOUL CLAP * VOICES OF BLACK * OLIN

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, May 12: (JAM) SOLD OUT!

GROUPLOVE * REPTAR

$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 17:

93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…

MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS

$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 17: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7@ NOON:

In Smart Bar… The RunOff welcomes

ELIOT LIPP * INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE

$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop, Turntablism

 

Friday, May 18: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

AMRITA * MODEL STRANGER * IVORY THEORY * POLARIZER

$11 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:00PM

 

Friday, May 18: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar…

TODD TERRY * BEAR WHO?

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, May 19:

Portoluz Presents….

THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA

$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

 

Saturday, May 19: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… Movement 2012 Warm Up Party with

PROSUMER * SASSMOUTH

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House

 

Wednesday, May 23:

Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…

CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 24:

THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY

$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Friday, June 1: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

The Scooty & JoJo Show and Metro presents…

SPACE INVASION: An Epic Benefit Concert

$20 adv. – $25 day of – $40 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 8pm / Show: 9pm

 

Saturday, June 2: SOLD OUT:

THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS * O’BROTHER

$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Saturday, June 9:

DEER TICK * TURBO FRUITS * SCOTT LUCAS & THE MARRIED MEN

$17 adv. – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, June 20:

MOGWAI

$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, June 24:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…

DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI

$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

 

 

 

 

 

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE

 

 

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Monday, April 30:ROYAL CANOE

Wednesday, May 9:HERO JR

Thursday, May 31: RAH RAH

Friday, June 1:RYAN MICHAELS BAND * AARON WILLIAMS BAND * 3 IN COUNTING * JOIE SCOTT

Friday, June 8:BOARD OF GOVERNORS * FLY OVER STATE * THE PLASTIC BOOTS * KING BY FRIDAY

Friday, June 29:JOE PURDY * THE GIVING TREE BAND

 

 

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Sunday, May 20: MARIACHI EL BRONX * TWO GALLANTS

 

 

 

ON SALE NOW:

 

Tuesday, April 3:

SUNNY LEDFURD

$10 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR * AKTAR AKTAR * MIKE GOLDEN AND FRIENDS * MADE BY MAN

$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 5: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:

HELLO SEAHORSE!

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 5: SUPPORT ADDED:

Silver Wrapper Presents… Lightening Strikes Tour…

ANTISERUM * ILL ESHA * BANDIT

$16 advance, $18 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 6:

First Fridays Chicago Presents…

The Classic Series featuring…

BRAND NUBIAN featuring Grand Puba, Sadat X & Lord Jamar & hosted by CHUBB ROCK * opening act PROJECT MAYHEM * First Fridays Dance Party following the show with DJ 33 1/3

$20 /Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:

SPAGHETTI WRESTLING CHICAGO OUTFIT FUNDRAISER

$7 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, April 9:

GOLDENBOY * KEVIN TIHISTA’S RED TERROR * KEROSENE STARS * OPEN LAND

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Tuesday, April 10:

RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX

$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 11: SUPPORT ADDED:

Dirt Room Show…

Make A Mogul Presents Soul In The Dirtroom, A Vocalist Showcase…

MISS FENIA * VERONICA * IZAIH JONES * SEVENSEVENTHREE * TANIS MICHELLE * DJ PROQ & MINGALINGUS * hosted by ASHLEY CHANEL

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 12:

SHAGGWELL

$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Saturday, April 14:

Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…

SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY featuring VINTAGE BLUE * FARRADAY * JEFFREY DAVID * AIR THIS SIDE OF CAUTION

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Monday, April 16:

Dirtroom Show…

Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Tuesday, April 17:

CHEER UP MOON CAT

$1 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 18:

SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE

$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, April 19:

The Rudy Carrillo Benefit…

AM TAXI * ROTTEN FINKO AND THE CONVICTS

$10 suggested donation / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:

Early Event…

CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE

$20/ Doors: 5PM / Show: 5:30PM

 

Saturday, April 21: SUPPORT ADDED:

KINETIX * FATBOOK * ELEV8TOR

$10 advance, $12 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, April 22:

Goldstar Benefit For Susan…

JOAN OF ARC * COFFIN PRICKS * THE RAGTONES * DJ BOBBY CONN

$15 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Monday, April 23:

Dirtroom Show…

John Griffin’s Hilarity Will Hit Your Ear Tonight Comedy Show featuring…

DAVID DRAKE * CAMERON ESPOSITO * JESSE BALTES * KYLE PARRIS * ANGELA VELA * MIKE STRICKER * COLLIN BULLOCK

$3 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, April 24:

FAIRWEATHER FRIENDS

$5 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 26:

Silver Wrapper Presents…

RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH

$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 27: (JAM)

FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS

$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 28:

Silver Sky Tour…

INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, April 29:

Late Dirtroom Show…

Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…

THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession

FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, April 30: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

ROYAL CANOE

$XXX / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, May 2: SUPPORT ADDED:

HOOD SMOKE * SIDEWALK CHALK * BRITE LITE (with Leslie Beukelman) * OUTERTOWN

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 3:

RIOTGOD

$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4: (JAM)

BOB SCHNEIDER * LAURA WARSHAUER

$20 advance, $25 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 5:

LOCAL H * MONKEY PAW * BOOTS WITH SPURS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, May 6:

WILDLIFE CONTROL

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, May 9: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

HERO JR

$5 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 10:

Steel Chops present… Roots Rock Party!…

STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, May 11:

Grape Juice Presents…

JON DRAKE AND THE SHAKES (cd release show) * FRONTIER RUCKUS

$7 advance, $10 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 12:

Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…

ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D

$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Monday, May 14:

Dirtroom Show…

Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Saturday, May 19:

Trio Animal Foundation Presents “Rockin’ For Rescue 2012” with…

DR. BOMBAY * PURPLE APPLE * hosted by Alpana Singh and her dog Haruki

Tickets available at http://rockin2012.eventbrite.com / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Sunday, May 20: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

Sailor Jerry Presents…

MARIACHI EL BRONX * TWO GALLANTS

FREE with RSVP / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, May 23:

Rocklahoma Launch Party…

BLACK ACTRESS * HESSLER * WILDSTREET * DIEMONDS * STONE COLD OUTLAW * DJ ERIK

$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Friday, May 25:

Sean Healy Presents…

DJ QUIK

$22 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, May 29:

THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN

$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, May 30:

ULTRAVIOLET HIPPOPOTAMUS

$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 31: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

Early Dirtroom Show…

RAH RAH

$5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:15PM

 

Thursday, May 31:

The Radiant Child LP Release Party…

R.O.E.

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, June 1: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

RYAN MICHAELS BAND * AARON WILLIAMS BAND * 3 IN COUNTING * JOIE SCOTT

$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Sunday, June 3:

Dirtroom Show…

LOU SHIELDS * CELLAR TROUBADOUR * WOODROW HART * LEAH DRUZINSKY * DAVID PRUSINA

$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, June 8: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

BOARD OF GOVERNORS * FLY OVER STATE * THE PLASTIC BOOTS * KING BY FRIDAY

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, June 10:

MAKING GHOSTS * ALMA NEGRA * LOST DOG * HIMALAYAN

$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, June 17:

THE REIGNING SOUND * RABBLE RABBLE * THE SIGHTS

$10 advance, $12 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, June 26:

NORTHERN MAGNOLIA * SARAH HOLTSCHLAG & THE CROSSCUTS * NORTHLAND GHOST

$1 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, June 29: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 4/7 @ NOON:

JOE PURDY * THE GIVING TREE BAND

$18 advance, $20 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Abbey Pub Listings 4.5.12

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Check it! Abbey Pub announces new shows in the Green Room! 

Every Tues: Open Mic.-8:30pm, no cover.

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent -4pm, no cover.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from The TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: The Great Whiskey Project -9pm, no cover.

NEW- Every other Thurs. (starting 4-26-12): Fresh Hops -9pm, no cover

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS!

Fri. 4-13-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Pat Smillie Acoustic Duo -9pm, no cover

Sun. 4-22-12: A Celebration of Life: A.F. Wittek
In February, lap steel guitarist for The Pat Smillie Band, Allen “Uncle Al” Wittek, passed away from cancer. Join us in celebrating his life as friends and family gather to pay tribute. Scott Madden will be master of ceremonies and The Madmen Band will be performing for the event. There will be a silent auction of Al’s memorabilia, instruments and art with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. No cover. Donations accepted at the door. Event runs 2pm – 7 pm

Sat. 5-5-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
The Soda Jerks 9pm, no cover

Thurs. 5-10-12:
Pimps of Joytime and Juno What. Doors at 8:30pm, show at 9:30pm. Tickets $14 in advance and $16 at the door.

Fri. 5-18-12:
Outernational and Graham Czech. Doors at 8pm, show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 6-23-12 & Sun. 6-24-12: Stranger Danger Festival 2012
Strange Arrangement hosts the first annual Stranger Danger Festival. Two days of music will feature 25 bands on two stages, all happening in the greatest city in the world. Lineup includes: Strange Arrangement (2 nights) – DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) – Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey – Sexfist – Twin Cats – Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Dopapod – Cosby Sweater – Spare Parts – Zmick – Old Shoe – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine) – Sidewalk Chalk – Steez – Brainchild – Fresh Hops – And Many More! Doors open 12 p.m. both Saturday & Sunday. A limited number of 2-Day Passes are on sale now for $30

Fri. 7-13-12:
Maiden Chicago with Balls To The Wall. Doors at 8pm, show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

COMING SOON>>>>

Thurs. 4-5-12:
Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 4-6-12:
Mr. Blotto. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12:
Needmore – Vanity Theft – David Paige & The Skyline. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Tues. 4-10-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends – Jaik Willis. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Tues. 4-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM:
The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

Thurs. 4-12-12: Whippersnap Music Festival Battle of the Bands
Catfish & the Dogstars – Digeometric – Simpleton & Citylfolk. Doors at 8pm, and show 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $8 at the door.

Fri. 4-13-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Pat Smillie Acoustic Duo -9pm, no cover

Fri. 4-13-12:
DJ Kormac – Happy Happy James World. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

Sat. 4-14-12:
Kid A (Radiohead Tribute) – Aneurysm (Nirvana Tribute). Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Tues. 4-17-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends – Safe Haven. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Tues. 4-17-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM:
The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

Wed. 4-18-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 4-19-12:
Funktion – Soap – OTIS. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

Fri. 4-20-12: 420 Getdown with
Sisters & Brothers – Juniper Mays. Doors at 8 p.m. Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 4-21-12:
Spare Parts – Twin Cats – Steez. Doors at 8:30pm, and show 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sun. 4-22-12: A Celebration of Life: A.F. Wittek
In February, lap steel guitarist for The Pat Smillie Band, Allen “Uncle Al” Wittek, passed away from cancer. Join us in celebrating his life as friends and family gather to pay tribute. Scott Madden will be master of ceremonies and The Madmen Band will be performing for the event. There will be a silent auction of Al’s memorabilia, instruments and art with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. No cover. Donations accepted at the door. Event runs 2pm – 7 pm

Tues. 4-24-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends – Saint Anyways. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Tues. 4-24-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: Open Mic Showcase Challenge
IT’S HERE! The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to vie for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room) in tonight’s showcase. Beginning March 20th, we’ve invited two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held TONIGHT. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists! -8:30pm, no cover.

Wed. 4-25-12: Salsa Night!
4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA
NO COVER Wednesday’s at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON
Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8pm. Enjoy20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

Thurs. 4-26-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

Thurs. 4-26-12: Full Court Press 2
All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe and Groovatron (Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed) Doors at 8:30pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 4-27-12: Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-28-12:
The Coop (CD release show) – Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy. Doors at 9:30pm, and show 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Tues. 5-1-12:
Eric Lambert and Friends. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5 at the door

Thurs. 5-3-12:
Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & Guistar with Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012 – Bonzo Terks. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 5-4 -12:
Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm, and Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 5-5-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
The Soda Jerks 9pm, no cover

Thurs. 5-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

Fri. 5-18-12:
Outernational and Graham Czech. Doors at 8pm, show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 5-24-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
Fresh Hops -9pm. No Cover

Thurs. 5-24-12:
Northern Magnolia – Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9 pm.
Tickets $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

Sat. 6-23-12 & Sun. 6-24-12: Stranger Danger Festival 2012
Strange Arrangement hosts the first annual Stranger Danger Festival. Two days of music will feature 25 bands on two stages, all happening in the greatest city in the world. Lineup includes: Strange Arrangement (2 nights) – DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) – Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey – Sexfist – Twin Cats – Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Dopapod – Cosby Sweater – Spare Parts – Zmick – Old Shoe – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine) – Sidewalk Chalk – Steez – Brainchild – Fresh Hops – And Many More! Doors open 12 p.m. both Saturday & Sunday. A limited number of 2-Day Passes are on sale now for $30

Fri. 7-13-12:
Maiden Chicago with Balls To The Wall. Doors at 8pm, show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

Belly Up’s Live Music Schedule 4.5.12

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See what’s going down at the Belly Up this week! Check out the Belly Up booth this weekend at the San Diego CityBeat Festival of Beers – April 7 in North Park.

April 

Fri April 5 On Point Promo pres. Seedless, Reeform and Zen Robbi reggae 8pm $8 $10

Sat April 6 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Sat April 6 Vokab Kompany The Burning of Rome and The Holdup electronica, hip hop, indie 9pm $13 $15

Sun April 7 Transfer with Blackout Party and Shake Before Us – Casbah presents indie, rock 9pm $15 $15

Tues April 10 An Evening with David Lindley rock, country, world music 8pm $22 $24

Wed April 11 Lukas Nelson and The promise of The Real Revoltaire rock 8pm $15 $17

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 $30

Fri April 13 Happy Hour – Y3k 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 13 Steel Pulse Blaze Mob with Garth Dennis reggae 9pm $55 $60

Sat April 14 The Mar Dels Benefit Show – benefit / pop / rock 1:15-4 $10 $10

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs Charlie Vaughn & Daily Routine rock, pop 9pm $16 $18

Sun April 15 An Evening with Taj Mahal blues 8pm $35 $37

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOUSE – Casbah presents folk, country, blues 9pm $22.50 $25

Tues April 17 The Hives – Casbah presents The Bronx psychedelic rock 9pm $23 $23

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks IMAGES & The Makeup Sex punk rock, new wave 9pm $20 $22

Thurs April 19 The Horrors and The Black Angels – Casbah presents psychadelic rock 9pm $20 $20

Fri April 20 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 20 40 Oz to Freedom (Sublime Trib) Good Intentions & So Cal Vibes 9pm $14 $16

Sat April 21 Cat Empire Stripes and Lines aussie, ska, jazz, pop 9pm $22 $24

Sun April 22 An Evening with The Steely Damned rock 7:30pm $16 $18

Tues April 24 TBD Sandollar, Ottly Mercer reggae, ska 9pm $8 $10

Wed April 25 Walter Trout Curtis Salgado blues, rock 8pm $16 $18

Thurs April 26 Jungle feat. Droog with Jungle Residents: Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, and Ryan Orey house, techno 8pm $12 $14

Fri April 27 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 27 Stepping Feet (Dave Matthews Tribute Band) guest 9p $13 $15

Sat April 28 The White Buffalo – Casbah presents Dead Feather Moon, Revoltaire acoustic, rock 9pm 12 $14

Sun April 29 An Evening with Abbey Road Performing “Help!” in its entirety 8pm $12 $14

Mon April 30 Big Love, a benefit for Candy Kane with Dave Alvin and the Guilty ones, Janiva Magness, Tommy Castro, Rick Estrin, & the Nightcats, Debbie Davies, Earl Thomas, Kim Wilson, Anson Funderburgh and The Beat Farmers 7pm $30 $32

 May

Tues May 1 BFD Comedy Show w/ Jay Larson guest 8pm 8 10

Thurs May 3 Lindsey Buckingham rock, pop, new wave 8pm $50 $55

Fri May 4 Atomic Groove dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri May 4 X-35 Oogly Boogly LA punk 9pm $25 $27

Sat May 5 Windigo Surfboards presents Cinco de Mustache w/ The Young Guns and DJ Elwell 9pm $12 $14

Sun May 6 The Robert Cray Band Shawn Jones blues 8pm $40 $42

Tues May 8 Hollywood Babble-ON with Kevin Smith and Ralph German -seated show! comedy 9pm $20 $22

Wed May 9 MAD House (Music Art Dance) pres by BFD DJ Man Cat dance, DJ, art 8pm $10 $12

Thurs May 10 Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers Johnny Hickman of Cracker rock 9pm $20 $22

Fri May 11 Atomic Groove 5:30:00 $5 $5

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors tribute) guest 9pm $20 $22

Sat May 12 Delta Spirit – Casbah presents guest indie rock 9pm $18 $20

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen – Casbah presents Piano Chat alternative 9pm $20 $20

Wed May 16 Dum Dum Girls Young Prisms indie pop, punk rock 9pm $16 $18

Thurs May 17 See-I guest reggae 9pm 13 15

Fri May 18 The Cured and Strangelove guest tribute 9pm 12 14

Sat May 19 Paul Cannon Band Matinee Show The Yes Team pop, rock 3pm 8 10

Sat May 19 Common Sense The Devastators reggae, alternative rock 8pm 15 17

Sun May 20 Spiritualized – Casbah presents guest space rock 9pm $20 $22

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles Brown Bird bluegrass 8pm $18 $20

Tues May 22 An Evening with Hugh Laurie rock, pop, blues 8pm $50 $55

Thurs May 24 and Fri May 25 The Expendables with special guests Unwritten Law Josh Fischel (formerly of Bargain Music) and DJ Unite 7pm

Belly Up Live Music Schedule 3.29.12

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This Week at the Belly Up! Belly Up just announced The English Beat on June 1!

Thurs March 29 Todd Snider – seated show David Jacobs-Strain country, rock 8pm $20 $22

Fri March 30 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri March 30 MICHAEL ROSE The Reggae Angels and DJ Carlos Culture reggae 9pm $22 $24

Sat March 31 Super Diamond INXSive alternative 9pm $18 $20

April

Sun April 1 Laugh for Recovery Matinee w/ Kenny Kane & Host Bob Murphy 3pm $25 $30

Sun April 1 Elite Elvis recreates 3 era’s of Elvis Sun Sessions (1954), Comeback Special (1968) and Vegas! (1972) with James Kruk and The Big Boss Men DJ ManCat 8pm $12 $14

Mon April 2 Heartless Bastards – Casbah presents David Vandervelde and Brian Lopez alternative, garage 9pm $16 $16

Tues April 3 BFD Comedy Show feat. Sean Patton Dewey Bratcher, Jiaani Linyao, Zoltan Kaszas (host), DJ Man-Cat 8pm $8 $10

Wed April 4 Paper Diamond Minnesota and Osal8 electronic, house, groove 9pm $15 $17

Fri April 5 On Point Promo pres. Seedless, Reeform and Zen Robbi reggae 8pm $8 $10

Sat April 6 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Sat April 6 Vokab Kompany The Burning of Rome and The Holdup electronica, hip hop, indie 9pm $13 $15

Sun April 7 Transfer with Blackout Party and Shake Before Us – Casbah presents indie, rock 9pm $15 $15

Tues April 10 An Evening with David Lindley rock, country, world music 8pm $22 $24

Wed April 11 Lukas Nelson and The promise of The Real Revoltaire rock 8pm $15 $17

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 $30

Fri April 13 Happy Hour – Y3k 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 13 Steel Pulse Blaze Mob with Garth Dennis reggae 9pm $55 $60

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs Charlie Vaughn & Daily Routine rock, pop 9pm $16 $18

Sun April 15 An Evening with Taj Mahal blues 8pm $35 $37

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOUSE – Casbah presents folk, country, blues 9pm $22.50 $25

Tues April 17 The Hives w/ The Bronx – Casbah presents The Bronx psychedelic rock 9pm $23 $23

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks IMAGES & The Makeup Sex punk rock, new wave 9pm $20 $22

Thurs April 19 The Horrors and The Black Angels – Casbah presents psychadelic rock 9pm $20 $20

Fri April 20 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 20 40 Oz to Freedom (Sublime Trib) Good Intentions & So Cal Vibes 9pm $14 $16

Sat April 21 Cat Empire Stripes and Lines aussie, ska, jazz, pop 9pm $22 $24

Sun April 22 An Evening with The Steely Damned rock 7:30pm $16 $18

Wed April 25 Walter Trout Curtis Salgado blues, rock 8pm $16 $18

Thurs April 26 Jungle feat. Droog with Jungle Residents: Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, and Ryan Orey house, techno 8pm $12 $14

Fri April 27 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

Fri April 27 Stepping Feet (Dave Matthews Tribute Band) guest 9p $13 $15

Sat April 28 The White Buffalo – Casbah presents Dead Feather Moon, Revoltaire acoustic, rock 9pm 12 $14

Sun April 29 An Evening with Abbey Road Performing “Help!” in its entirety 8pm $12 $14

Mon April 30 Big Love, a benefit for Candy Kane with Dave Alvin and the Guilty ones, Janiva Magness, Tommy Castro, Rick Estrin, & the Nightcats, Debbie Davies, Earl Thomas, Kim Wilson, Anson Funderburgh and The Beat Farmers 7pm $30 $32

 May

Thurs May 3 Lindsey Buckingham rock, pop, new wave 8pm $50 $55

Fri May 4 X-35 Oogly Boogly LA punk 9pm $25 $27

Sat May 5 Windigo Surfboards presents Cinco de Mustache w/ The Young Guns and DJ Elwell 9pm $12 $14

Sun May 6 The Robert Cray Band Shawn Jones blues 8pm $40 $42

Tues May 8 Hollywood Babble-ON with Kevin Smith and Ralph German -seated show! comedy 9pm $20 $22

Thurs May 10 Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers Johnny Hickman of Cracker rock 9pm $20 $22

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors tribute) guest 9pm $20 $22

Sat May 12 Delta Spirit – Casbah presents guest indie rock 9pm $18 $20

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen – Casbah presents Piano Chat alternative 9pm $20 $20

Wed May 16 Dum Dum Girls guest indie pop, punk rock 9pm $16 $18

Fri May 18 Closed for Private Party

Sun May 20 Spiritualized – Casbah presents guest space rock 9pm $20 $22

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles Brown Bird bluegrass 8pm $18 $20

Tues May 22 An Evening with Hugh Laurie rock, pop, blues 8pm $50 $55

Thurs May 24 and Fri May 25

Abbey Pub Listings 3.29.12

The Abbey Pub Logo

Check out what’s new in the Green Room over the Abbey Pub here!

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. -9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. -9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS! On Sale Now- The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: CALLING ALL MUSICIANS: The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to compete for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room). Beginning March 20th, we’ll invite two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held on April 24th. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists!

Sat. 4-14-12: Kid A – Aneurysm. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 5-24-12: Northern Magnolia – Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9 pm.

Tickets $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

COMING SOON>>>>

Thurs. 3-29-12: Beggars Banquet – The Shakin’ Moneymakers. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Fri. 3-30-12: Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Indobox – Shapes & Colors. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 3-30-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM Larry Nugent & Patsy O’Brien. Show at 9 p.m. No cover.

Sat. 3-31-12: Chicago Rose of Tralee 2012. Doors at 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. $15 in advance and at the door for kids under 12 and seniors.

Sun. 4-1-12: April Fools Sunday

Sisters & Brothers – Bonzo Terks – Genome. Vendors welcome (contact Sisters &

Brothers for a spot) and brunch will be served. Doors at 2 p.m. Show at 3 p.m. Tickets

$10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Tues. 4-3-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: CALLING ALL MUSICIANS: The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to compete for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room). Beginning March 20th, we’ll invite two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held on April 24th. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists!

Wed. 4-4-12: 4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA

Every Wednesday at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON

Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

You Can RSVP for NO COVER

Thurs. 4-5-12: Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 4-6-12: Mr. Blotto. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12: Needmore – Vanity Theft – The Break. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Tues. 4-10-12: Eric Lambert and Friends – Jaik Willis. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5

Tues. 4-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: CALLING ALL MUSICIANS: The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to compete for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room). Beginning March 20th, we’ll invite two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held on April 24th. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists!

Wed. 4-4-12: 4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA

Every Wednesday at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON

Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

You Can RSVP for NO COVER

Thurs. 4-12-12: Whippersnap Music Festival Battle of the Bands: Catfish & the Dogstars – Digeometric -

Simpleton & Citylfolk. Doors at 8pm, and show 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $8 at the door.

Fri. 4-13-12: DJ Kormac – Happy Happy James World. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

Sat. 4-14-12: Kid A – Aneurysm. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Tues. 4-17-12: Eric Lambert and Friends – Safe Haven. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5.

Tues. 4-17-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: CALLING ALL MUSICIANS: The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to compete for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room). Beginning March 20th, we’ll invite two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held on April 24th. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists!

Wed. 4-18-12: 4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA

Every Wednesday at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON

Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

You Can RSVP for NO COVER

Thurs. 4-19-12: Funktion – OTIS. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

Fri. 4-20-12: 420 Getdown with Sisters & Brothers – Juniper Mays. Doors at 8 p.m. Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in

advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 4-21-12: Spare Parts – Twin Cats – Steez. Doors at 8:30pm, and show 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Tues. 4-24-12: Eric Lambert and Friends – Saint Anyways. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5

Tues. 4-24-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: CALLING ALL MUSICIANS: IT’S HERE! The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to vie for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side (the big room) in tonight’s showcase. Beginning March 20th, we’ve invited two artists each week to perform at our showcase being held TONIGHT. Bring your friends, family and fans to cheer you on as you compete for the chance to open up for one of our venue side artists!

Wed. 4-25-12: 4 Fantastic Events & DJ Frankie J present a great night of SALSA

Every Wednesday at The Abbey W/ENRIQUE CALDERON

Doors are at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

20% off your meal, $4 Corona & $4 house wines.

You Can RSVP for NO COVER

Thurs. 4-26-12: Full Court Press 2

All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe, Groovatron (Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed.) Doors at 8:30pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 4-27-12: Chi Town Get Down

Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-28-12: The Coop (CD release show) – Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy. Doors at 9:30pm, and show 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Tues. 5-1-12: Eric Lambert and Friends. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $5

Thurs. 5-3-12: Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & guistar; Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012! Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 5-4 -12: Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm, and Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Thurs. 5-24-12: Northern Magnolia – Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9 pm.

Tickets $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

METRO * SMART BAR * DOUBLE DOOR 3.29.12

See what new shows Metro, Smart Bar, Double Door has going on this week!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:

Saturday, June 9:DEER TICK * TURBO FRUITS * SCOTT LUCAS & THE MARRIED MEN

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:

Sunday, April 8: CHEZ DAMIER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

Sunday, April 15: DERRICK CARTER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

Sunday, April 22: MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * JPEG * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

Sunday, April 29: PARADISE SOUL * DONOVAN DEPASS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

Saturday, May 5: DJ THREE * KATE SIMKO (LIVE AV SET) * LEE CURTISS

Thursday, May 10: OPIOU (LIVE) * PSYMBIONIC * MANIC FOCUS * RUCKUS

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:

Wednesday, April 4: TERRY HUNTER * MIKE DUNN * ERIC MARTIN * GANT MAN * CZBOOGIE

Wednesday, April 18: CAJMERE * CHEZ DAMIER * CZBOOGIE

ON SALE NOW:

Thursday, March 29:

In Smart Bar… Abstract Science presents Subfix with DJs THE FLASHBULB (DJ SET) * SICH MANG * WIDMAN VS. DJ WARP * TIME NICE

$5 all night long (Free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Futurebass, Drum & Bass

 

Friday, March 30: SUPPORT ADDED: One Night Stand’s MOOMBAHTON MADNESS with MUNCHI * TEAM BAYSIDE HIGH * RAMPAGE & NADER * STEFAN PONCE * Videos By HEY! CLICHÉ! VIDEO CLUB

$9.99 adv. – $12 door / 18 & Over / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 30:

In Smart Bar… MiM Welcomes

6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE

$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight w/ SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, March 31:

FARKUS * DAVE TAMKIN TRIO * PUSH

$9 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 31:

In Smart Bar…STEVE BUG * MAZI * NATE MANIC

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House, Techno

 

Sunday, April 1:

In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO’s Two-Year Anniversary & Farewell Party feat. The Dollar Disco DJs – MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE

$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Sunday, April 1:

AEG Live Presents….SLAUGHTERHOUSE: WELCOME TO OUR HOUSE featuring CROOKED I * JOE BUDDEN * JOELL ORTIZ * ROYCE DA 5’9

$26 Adv., $30 Door, $100 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm

 

Monday, April 2:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…NADA SURF * AN HORSE

$23 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM)

THE TINGS TINGS * MNDR

$22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…YOUTH LAGOON * PORCELAIN RAFT

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 4: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents a tribute to Armando Gallop with DJs TERRY HUNTER * MIKE DUNN * ERIC MARTIN * GANT MAN * CZBOOGIE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, April 5: SOLD OUT / SHOW TIME UPDATED:

93XRT Welcomes…WILD FLAG * HOSPITALITY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:15PM

 

Thursday, April 5:

In Smart Bar… Bassweight- An Evening of Foundation Sound with DJs DIOPTRICS * SUSHI * WHOA-B * DJ THE TORNADO

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Dubetsp, Garage, Drum & Bass

 

Friday, April 6:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 6:

In Smart Bar…THE JUAN MACLEAN (DJ SET) * SAMONE ROBERTS

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 7:

LUCERO * WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE

$19 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:

In Smart Bar…JESSE ROSE * OLIVER $ * STRIZ

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

 

Sunday, April 8: SUPPORT ADDED:

WHITE RABBITS * GULL * THE HUDSON BRANCH

$15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, April 8: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs CHEZ DAMIER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Monday, April 9: (JAM)

THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS * A ROCKET TO THE MOON

$26 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

 

Wednesday, April 11: SUPPORT ADDED:

TIMEFLIES * GOLDHOUSE

$18 adv. – $21 day of / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic with DJs MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON * ROSS KELLY * IKE RELEASE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, April 12:

Sang Presents….COMPANY FLOW * 4TH PYRAMID * QWEL & MAKER * ADaD * DJ INTEL

$25 Adv., $28 Day of / 18+ / Doors: 8pm / Show 9pm

 

Thursday, April 12:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack welcomes SILKIE (live) * SPACERACE aka NAMELOC * ZEBO * BANDIIT * RICKY WELLS

$10 ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet, password or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep

 

Friday, April 13:

TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES

$21 adv. – $26 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday April 13:

In Smart Bar…TIGER & WOODS (live) * JACQUES RENAULT * KID COLOR

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 14:

ADORA * THE SCISSORS * AMOUR BEARER

$9 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Saturday, April 14:

In Smart Bar…BEN KLOCK * JUSTIN LONG * MATTHEW MARTIN

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

 

Sunday, April 15: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs DERRICK CARTER * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Wednesday, April 18: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents NU BREED with DJs CAJMERE * CHEZ DAMIER * CZBOOGIE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, April 19:

In Smart Bar… The RunOff with DJs ATARILOGIC * NEWLIFE * DJ INTEL * MAKER

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Hip Hop, Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, April 20:

CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:

In Smart Bar…ORCHARD LOUNGE (6 HOUR SET)

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Nu-Disco, House, Tech House

 

Saturday, April 21:

Monkeytown Tour 2012…MODESELEKTOR (LIVE)

$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday April 21:

In Smart Bar…DENIZ KURTEL- LIVE * GADI MIZRAHI/BABY PRINCE * FUTURE KILL

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-DIsco

 

Sunday, April 22: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * JPEG * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Friday, April 27:

93XRT Welcomes…JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs

$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, April 27:

In Smart Bar…JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Sunday, April 29: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… QUEEN! with rotating resident DJs PARADISE SOUL * DONOVAN DEPASS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * GARRETT DAVID * and hosts BYRD BARDOT * SAL-E * RUBY DEE * LOUIS LAZU

$5 (Free before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)

SPIRITUALIZED

$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, May 4:

YANN TIERSEN * FELIX

$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4:

In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with Smart Bar Music Director NATE MANIC (6 HOUR BIRTHDAY SET)

$10 ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Techno

 

Saturday, May 5: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar…DJ THREE * KATE SIMKO (LIVE AV SET) * LEE CURTISS

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

 

Sunday, May 6:

LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS

$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Thursday, May 10: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack and Dubliminal.comwelcome

OPIOU (LIVE) * PSYMBIONIC * MANIC FOCUS * RUCKUS

$8 advance, $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before 11 p.m. with Password, Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, May 11:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…MAPS & ATLASES

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 11:

In Smart Bar…SOUL CLAP * VOICES OF BLACK * OLIN

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, May 12: (JAM) SOLD OUT!

GROUPLOVE * REPTAR

$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 17:

93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS

$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 19:

Portoluz Presents….THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA

$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

 

Wednesday, May 23:

Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 24:

THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY

$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Saturday, June 2: SOLD OUT / SUPPORT ADDED:

THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS * O’BROTHER

$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Saturday, June 9: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

DEER TICK * TURBO FRUITS * SCOTT LUCAS & THE MARRIED MEN

$17 adv. – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, June 20:

MOGWAI

$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, June 24:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI

$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Wednesday, April 11:DOMINIQUE SMILEY * VERONICA WELLS

Thursday, April 12: SHAGGWELL

Thursday, April 19: AM TAXI * ROTTEN FINKO AND THE CONVICTS

Sunday, April 22:JOAN OF ARC * COFFIN PRICKS * BAILIFF * THE RAGTONES * DJ BOBBY CONN

Wednesday, May 2:HOOD SMOKE * BRITE LITE * OUTERTOWN

Thursday, May 3:RIOTGOD

Sunday, May 6:WILDLIFE CONTROL

Wednesday, May 23:BLACK ACTRESS * HESSLER * WILDSTREET * DIEMONDS * STONE COLD OUTLAW * DJ ERIK

Wednesday, May 30:ULTRAVIOLET HIPPOPOTAMUS

Sunday, June 3: LOU SHIELDS * CELLAR TROUBADOUR * WOODROW HART * LEAH DRUZINSKY * DAVID PRUSINA

Sunday, June 10:MAKING GHOSTS * ALMA NEGRA * LOST DOG * HIMALAYAN

Tuesday, June 26:NORTHERN MAGNOLIA * SARAH HOLTSCHLAG & THE CROSSCUTS * NORTHLAND GHOST

ON SALE NOW:

Tuesday, March 27:

Seamonsters Tour…

THE WEDDING PRESENT * THE JET AGE * PINKY PIGLETS

$15 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, March 28: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:

Grateful Dead Tribute…

PARADISE WAITS * CHESTER BROWN

PLUS Dirtroom Late Show starting at 11:30pm with…DOG 1 BLUEGRASS

$7 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, March 29: SUPPORT ADDED:

HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM * THE ARTIST FORMERLY KNOWN AS VINCE * ABSOLUTELY NOT

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 30:

J. RODDY WALSTON & THE BUSINESS * THE FEATURES

$12 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 31:

KATCHAFIRE * COMMON KINGS * K’NOVA * ON YOUR MARX * SIMMER DOWN SUNDAY DJs

$12 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, April 1:

PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY * THE CHINESE PROFESSIONALS * STILL SEARCHING * THE WALKING SHADOWS * PARAGON * VERITAE

$1 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Tuesday, April 3:

SUNNY LEDFURD

$10 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR * AKTAR AKTAR * MIKE GOLDEN AND FRIENDS * MADE BY MAN

$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 5: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:

HELLO SEAHORSE!

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 5:

Silver Wrapper Presents… Lightening Strikes Tour…ANTISERUM * ILL ESHA

$16 advance, $18 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 6:

First Fridays Chicago Presents…The Classic Series featuring…BRAND NUBIAN featuring Grand Puba, Sadat X & Lord Jamar & hosted by CHUBB ROCK * opening act PROJECT MAYHEM * First Fridays Dance Party following the show with DJ 33 1/3

$20 /Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:

SPAGHETTI WRESTLING CHICAGO OUTFIT FUNDRAISER

$7 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, April 9:

GOLDENBOY * KEVIN TIHISTA’S RED TERROR * KEROSENE STARS * OPEN LAND

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Tuesday, April 10:

RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX

$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 11: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

Dirt Room Show…Make A Mogul Presents Soul In The Dirtroom, A Vocalist Showcase…DOMINIQUE SMILEY * VERONICA WELLS

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 12: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

SHAGGWELL

$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Saturday, April 14:

Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY featuring VINTAGE BLUE * FARRADAY * JEFFREY DAVID * AIR THIS SIDE OF CAUTION

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Monday, April 16:

Dirtroom Show…Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Tuesday, April 17:

CHEER UP MOON CAT

$1 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 18:

SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE

$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, April 19: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

The Rudy Carrillo Benefit…AM TAXI * ROTTEN FINKO AND THE CONVICTS

$10 suggested donation / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:

Early Event…CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE

$20/ Doors: 5PM / Show: 5:30PM

 

Sunday, April 22: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

Goldstar Benefit For Susan…JOAN OF ARC * COFFIN PRICKS * BAILIFF * THE RAGTONES * DJ BOBBY CONN

$15 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Monday, April 23:

Dirtroom Show…John Griffin’s Hilarity Will Hit Your Ear Tonight Comedy Show featuring…DAVID DRAKE * CAMERON ESPOSITO * JESSE BALTES * KYLE PARRIS * ANGELA VELA * MIKE STRICKER * COLLIN BULLOCK

$3 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, April 24:

FAIRWEATHER FRIENDS

$5 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 26:

Silver Wrapper Presents…RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH

$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 27: (JAM)

FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS

$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 28:

Silver Sky Tour…INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, April 29:

Late Dirtroom Show…

Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession

FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Wednesday, May 2: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

HOOD SMOKE * BRITE LITE * OUTERTOWN

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 3: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

RIOTGOD

$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4: (JAM)

BOB SCHNEIDER * LAURA WARSHAUER

$20 advance, $25 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 5:

LOCAL H * MONKEY PAW * BOOTS WITH SPURS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, May 6: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

WILDLIFE CONTROL

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 10:

Steel Chops present… Roots Rock Party!…STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, May 11: SUPPORT ADDED:

Grape Juice Presents…JON DRAKE AND THE SHAKES (cd release show) * FRONTIER RUCKUS

$7 advance, $10 day of show/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 12:

Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D

$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Monday, May 14:

Dirtroom Show…Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Saturday, May 19:

Trio Animal Foundation Presents “Rockin’ For Rescue 2012” with…

DR. BOMBAY * PURPLE APPLE * hosted by Alpana Singh and her dog Haruki

Tickets available at http://rockin2012.eventbrite.com / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, May 23: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

Rocklahoma Launch Party…BLACK ACTRESS * HESSLER * WILDSTREET * DIEMONDS * STONE COLD OUTLAW * DJ ERIK

$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Friday, May 25:

Sean Healy Presents…

DJ QUIK

$22 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, May 29:

THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN

$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, May 30: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

ULTRAVIOLET HIPPOPOTAMUS

$8 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 31:

The Radiant Child LP Release Party…

R.O.E.

$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Sunday, June 3: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

Dirtroom Show…

LOU SHIELDS * CELLAR TROUBADOUR * WOODROW HART * LEAH DRUZINSKY * DAVID PRUSINA

$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, June 10: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

MAKING GHOSTS * ALMA NEGRA * LOST DOG * HIMALAYAN

$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, June 17:

THE REIGNING SOUND * RABBLE RABBLE * THE SIGHTS

$10 advance, $12 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, June 26: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/31 @ NOON:

NORTHERN MAGNOLIA * SARAH HOLTSCHLAG & THE CROSSCUTS * NORTHLAND GHOST

$1 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Live Music Calendar for Metro * Smart Bar * Double Door 3.22.12

See what Metro, Smart Bar & Double Door have in store fo you this Spring! Lots of new shows to check out. See what’s coming your way!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:

Thursday, April 12: COMPANY FLOW * 4TH PYRAMID * QWEL & MAKER * ADaD * DJ INTEL

Saturday, April 14:ADORA * THE SCISSORS * AMOUR BEARER 

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN SMART BAR:

Sunday, April 1:The Dollar Disco DJs – MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/24 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:

Friday, April 20: ORCHARD LOUNGE (6 HOUR SET)

Friday, May 11: SOUL CLAP * VOICES OF BLACK * OLIN

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:

Thursday, April 19: ATARILOGIC * NEWLIFE * DJ INTEL * MAKER

ON SALE NOW:

 Thursday, March 22:

Columbia College Story Week 2012 Presents…LITERARY ROCK & ROLL: AMERICAN DREAMERS

Readings from PATRICIA MCNAIR * HEIDI W. DURROW * JOHN SAYLES * Music by CANASTA

Free / All Ages / Doors: 6pm / Show: 6:30pm

 

Thursday, March 22:

In Smart Bar… Signal Welcomes…XXXY * WHOA-B * SPARKLETONE * BIZZIES

$5 Advance, $10 Night Of ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Garage

 

Friday, March 23:

DELTA SPIRIT * WATERS

$17 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 23:

In Smart Bar…FRED FALKE * ZEBO * TRANCID

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, March 24: SUPPORT ADDED:

A Clown & Sunset Showcase…NICOLAS JAAR (Live) * VALENTIN STIP (Live) * DJ WARP

$20 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Special $25 advance, $28 day of Metro + Smart Bar Tickets Include Admission To DJ Harvey

 

Saturday, March 24:

In Smart Bar…DJ HARVEY * NICK NICE

$5 with Nicolas Jaar/Metro ticket or wristband, $10 advance, $12 before midnight $15 after ($7 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco, House

 

Sunday, March 25: (JAM) MOVED TO THE RIVIERA:

I Get Wet 10th Anniversary Tour…ANDREW W.K. * MATH THE BAND

$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Moved To The Riviera / All Metro Tickets Honored

 

Sunday, March 25:

In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO featuring…JACKERSIZE * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE

$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Wednesday, March 28: SOLD OUT!

of MONTREAL * LONEY DEAR * KISHI BASHI

$23 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:45PM

 

Wednesday, March 28:

In Smart Bar… Acid Test All-Vinyl Experience w/ DJs

CHICAGO SKYWAY * KEVIN STARKE * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * STEPHEN P * SEVRON

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, March 29:

In Smart Bar… Abstract Science presents Subfix with DJs

THE FLASHBULB (DJ SET) * SICH MANG * WIDMAN VS. DJ WARP * TIME NICE

$5 all night long (Free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Futurebass, Drum & Bass

 

Friday, March 30: SUPPORT ADDED:

One Night Stand’s MOOMBAHTON MADNESS with MUNCHI * TEAM BAYSIDE HIGH * RAMPAGE & NADER * STEFAN PONCE

$9.99 adv. – $12 door / 18 & Over / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 30:

In Smart Bar… MiM Welcomes

6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE

$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight w/ SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, March 31:

FARKUS * DAVE TAMKIN TRIO * PUSH

$9 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 31:

In Smart Bar…STEVE BUG * MAZI * NATE MANIC

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House, Techno

 

Sunday, April 1: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO’s Two-Year Anniversary & Farewell Party feat.

The Dollar Disco DJs – MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE

$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Sunday, April 1:

AEG Live Presents….SLAUGHTERHOUSE: WELCOME TO OUR HOUSE featuring CROOKED I * JOE BUDDEN * JOELL ORTIZ * ROYCE DA 5’9

$26 Adv., $30 Door, $100 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm

 

Monday, April 2:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…NADA SURF * AN HORSE

$23 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM)

THE TINGS TINGS * MNDR

$22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…YOUTH LAGOON * PORCELAIN RAFT

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 5: SOLD OUT:

93XRT Welcomes…WILD FLAG * HOSPITALITY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:30PM

 

Thursday, April 5:

In Smart Bar… Bassweight- An Evening of Foundation Sound with DJs

DIOPTRICS * SUSHI * WHOA-B * DJ THE TORNADO

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Dubetsp, Garage, Drum & Bass

 

Friday, April 6:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 6:

In Smart Bar…THE JUAN MACLEAN (DJ SET) * SAMONE ROBERTS

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 7:

LUCERO * WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE

$19 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:

In Smart Bar…JESSE ROSE * OLIVER $ * STRIZ

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

 

Sunday, April 8:

WHITE RABBITS * GULL

$15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Monday, April 9: (JAM)

THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS * A ROCKET TO THE MOON

$26 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

TIMEFLIES

$18 adv. – $21 day of / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 11:

In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic with DJs

MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON * ROSS KELLY * IKE RELEASE

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, April 12: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW!

Sang Presents….COMPANY FLOW * 4TH PYRAMID * QWEL & MAKER * ADaD * DJ INTEL

$25 Adv., $28 Day of / 18+ / Doors: 8pm / Show 9pm

 

Thursday, April 12:

In Smart Bar… Wolfpack welcomes

SILKIE (live) * SPACERACE aka NAMELOC * ZEBO * BANDIT * RICKY WELLS

$10 ($5 before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet, password or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep

 

Friday, April 13:

TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES

$21 adv. – $26 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday April 13:

In Smart Bar…TIGER & WOODS (live) * JACQUES RENAULT * KID COLOR

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, April 14: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:

ADORA * THE SCISSORS * AMOUR BEARER

$9 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Saturday, April 14:

In Smart Bar…BEN KLOCK * JUSTIN LONG * MATTHEW MARTIN

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

 

Thursday, April 19: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:

In Smart Bar… The RunOff with DJs

ATARILOGIC * NEWLIFE * DJ INTEL * MAKER

FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Hip Hop, Glitch Hop, Dubstep

 

Friday, April 20:

CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/24 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar…ORCHARD LOUNGE (6 HOUR SET)

$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Nu-Disco, House, Tech House

 

Saturday, April 21:

Monkeytown Tour 2012…MODESELEKTOR (LIVE)

$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday April 21:

In Smart Bar…DENIZ KURTEL- LIVE * GADI MIZRAHI/BABY PRINCE * FUTURE KILL

$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-DIsco

 

Friday, April 27:

93XRT Welcomes…JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs

$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, April 27:

In Smart Bar…JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)

SPIRITUALIZED

$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, May 4:

YANN TIERSEN * FELIX

$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 4:

In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with Smart Bar Music Director

NATE MANIC (6 HOUR BIRTHDAY SET)

$10 ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Techno

 

Sunday, May 6:

LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS

$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Friday, May 11:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…MAPS & ATLASES

$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, May 11: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/24 @ NOON:

In Smart Bar…SOUL CLAP * VOICES OF BLACK * OLIN

$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

 

Saturday, May 12: (JAM) SOLD OUT!

GROUPLOVE * REPTAR

$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, May 17:

93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS

$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 19:

Portoluz Presents….THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA

$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

 

Wednesday, May 23:

Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY

$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 24:

THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY

$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Saturday, June 2: SOLD OUT!

THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS

$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Wednesday, June 20:

MOGWAI

$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, June 24:

CHIRPradio Welcomes…DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI

$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

 

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE

ON SALE NOW:

Tuesday, March 20:

DULLER COLORS * THE FUCKERS * ABOUT NOTHIN’ * BLACKBOX REVELATIONS * BLACK TAXI

$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, March 21:

NNEKA

$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, March 22: CANCELLED – REFUNDS @ POINT OF PURCHASE:

RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE

$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, March 22: CANCELLED:

Dirt Room Show…JARED BARTMAN * DAVE HAMMERS POWER SUPPLY *THE HAND GRENADES

FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, March 23:

Sean Healy Presents…BJ THE CHICAGO KID

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Saturday, March 24:

Sean Healy Presents…SLUM VILLAGE * CALAVIER KIDD * ENIGMATIC * PALMER SQUARES * KENN RETRO

$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Sunday, March 25:

RED JR. * MR. RIGHT

$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Sunday, March 25:

Late Dirtroom Show…Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRIAN OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * Movies by ODD OBSESSION

FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, March 26:

Dirtroom Show…DJ Shitty Wizard presents…BLUE MONDAY, celebrating the Music of the 80s

$5 /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Tuesday, March 27:

Seamonsters Tour…THE WEDDING PRESENT * THE JET AGE * PINKY PIGLETS

$15 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, March 28: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:

Grateful Dead Tribute…PARADISE WAITS * CHESTER BROWN

PLUS Dirtroom Late Show starting at 11:30pm with…DOG 1 BLUEGRASS

$7 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, March 29:

HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM * ABSOLUTELY NOT

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 30:

J. RODDY WALSTON & THE BUSINESS * THE FEATURES

$12 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 31:

KATCHAFIRE * COMMON KINGS * K’NOVA * ON YOUR MARX * SIMMER DOWN SUNDAY DJs

$12 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Sunday, April 1:

PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY * THE CHINESE PROFESSIONALS * STILL SEARCHING * THE WALKING SHADOWS * PARAGON * VERITAE

$1 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Tuesday, April 3:

SUNNY LEDFURD

$10 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:

THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR * AKTAR AKTAR * MIKE GOLDEN AND FRIENDS * MADE BY MAN

$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 5: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:

HELLO SEAHORSE!

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 5:

Silver Wrapper Presents… Lightening Strikes Tour…ANTISERUM * ILL ESHA

$16 advance, $18 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 6:

First Fridays Chicago Presents…The Classic Series featuring…BRAND NUBIAN featuring Grand Puba, Sadat X & Lord Jamar & hosted by CHUBB ROCK * opening act PROJECT MAYHEM * First Fridays Dance Party following the show with DJ 33 1/3

$20 /Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:

SPAGHETTI WRESTLING CHICAGO OUTFIT FUNDRAISER

$7 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, April 9:

GOLDENBOY * KEVIN TIHISTA’S RED TERROR * KEROSENE STARS * OPEN LAND

$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Tuesday, April 10:

RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX

$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 14:

Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY featuring VINTAGE BLUE * FARRADAY * JEFFREY DAVID * AIR THIS SIDE OF CAUTION

$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Monday, April 16:

Dirtroom Show…Dog 1 and Double Door present… BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

DOG 1 * special guest TBA

$5 / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Tuesday, April 17:

CHEER UP MOON CAT

$1 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 18:

SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE

$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Friday, April 20:

Early Event…CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE

$20/ Doors: 5PM / Show: 5:30PM

 

Monday, April 23:

Dirtroom Show…John Griffin’s Hilarity Will Hit Your Ear Tonight Comedy Show featuring…

DAVID DRAKE * CAMERON ESPOSITO * JESSE BALTES * KYLE PARRIS * ANGELA VELA * MIKE STRICKER * COLLIN BULLOCK

$3 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, April 24:

FAIRWEATHER FRIENDS

$5 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 26:

Silver Wrapper Presents…RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH

$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Friday, April 27: (JAM)

FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS

$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 28:

Silver Sky Tour…

INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS

$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, April 29:

Late Dirtroom Show…

Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…

THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession

FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Abbey Pub Listings 3.22.12

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New shows announced over in the Green Room at the Abbey Pub! See all their new Spring listings!

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. -9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. -9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS! On Sale Now:

The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: For 4 weeks, our host, Scott, “The Madman” Madden has been selecting artists to perform at tonight’s showcase for a chance to earn a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side. Watch them all compete tonight for a chance at supporting one of our venue side artists. Starts Tuesday 3-20-12 at 8:30, no cover.

Thurs. 5-3-12: Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & guistar; Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012! Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door.

COMING SOON>>>>

Thurs. 3-22-12: EP3 – Bitch Please – Jib ‘n’ Jab. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Fri. 3-23-12: Inbound Kennedy – The Wind Gypsys Doors at 8 p.m. Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and at the door.

Fri. 3-23-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: Fresh Hops, 9pm No Cover.

Sat. 3-24-12: The August – Dan Hubbard. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-24-12: Mr. Dave (KIDS SHOW). Doors at 12:30pm, and show at 1pm till 2pm. Tickets $5 for Kids and $7 for Adults. Canned Food Drive for Chicago food depository!

Sun. 3-25-12: Afton Presents: Beautiful Morning, Divine Blue, Largo, George Swayne, Zeke Line UP Nation, Enrico X, Circus & the Fog & Guest. 7pm. Tickets $9 in advance and $13 at the door.

Tues. 3-27-12: Sexfist. Doors at 9pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Wed. 3-28-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: Black Irish Texas. Show at 9 p.m. No cover.

Thurs. 3-29-12: Beggars Banquet – The Shakin’ Moneymakers. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Fri. 3-30-12: Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Indobox – Shapes & Colors. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 3-30-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM Larry Nugent & Patsy O’Brien. Show at 9 p.m. No cover.

Sat. 3-31-12: Chicago Rose of Tralee 2012. Doors at 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. $15 in advance and at the door for kids under 12 and seniors.

Sun. 4-1-12: April Fools Sunday Sisters & Brothers – Bonzo Terks – Genome. Vendors welcome (contact Sisters & Brothers for a spot) and brunch will be served. Doors at 2 p.m. Show at 3 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Thurs. 4-5-12: Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 4-6-12: Mr. Blotto. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12: Needmore – Vanity Theft – The Break. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 4-12-12: Whippersnap Music Festival Battle of the Bands. Doors at 8pm, and show 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $8 at the door.

Fri. 4-13-12: DJ Kormac – Happy Happy James World. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

Thurs. 4-19-12: Funktion – OTIS. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

Fri. 4-20-12: 420 Getdown with Sisters & Brothers – Juniper Mays. Doors at 8 p.m. Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 4-21-12: Spare Parts – Twin Cats – Steez. Doors at 8:30pm, and show 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 4-26-12: Full Court Press 2-All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe, Groovatron (Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed.) Doors at 8:30pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 4-27-12: Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-28-12: The Coop (CD release show) – Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy. Doors at 9:30pm, and show 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Thurs. 5-3-12: Fareed Haque Moog Guitar & guistar; Greg Fundis on drums; Alex Austin on bass. Jesse Clayton from the MacPodz is our guest keyboard player for 2012! Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 5-4 -12: Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm, and Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Live Music Schedule for Belly Up 3.22.12

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Belly up has lots of awesome shows for you this Spring! They just announced Greg Laswell on May 29 – on sale Tues March 29. Two nights of Karl Denson performing a tribute to the Beastie Boys feat members of Slightly Stoopid – Fri March 23 and Sat March 24. Don’t miss out!

This Months Shows:

23-Mar Happy Hour w/ Atomic Groove 5pm

22-Mar Conspirator w/ Marc and Aron from the Disco Biscuits Sublmnl Sound System, Michael Mannino and Philly Be electronic 9pm $15 $17

23-Mar Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe performs a tribute to the Beastie Boys feat. members of Slightly Stoopid Chali 2na and the House of Vibe 9pm $25 $25

24-Mar Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe performs a tribute to the Beastie Boys feat. Kyle McDonald, OG and De La from Slightly Stoopid 9pm $25 $25

25-Mar The Mar Dels Matinee 3:30-7pm $5 $5

26-Mar Kathleen Edwards Hannah Georgas folk, country 8pm $17 $19

27-Mar Lee Coulter, “Mr Positivity,” album release with Michael Tiernan and Gayle Skidmore lyrical, pop, rock 8pm $9 $11

28-Mar Galactic feat. Corey Glover of Living Colour and Corey Henry (Rebirth Brass Band) The Soul Rebels jazz, funk, rock, hip hop, 9pm $27

29-Mar Todd Snider David Jacobs-Strain country, rock 8pm $20 $22

30-Mar Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

30-Mar MICHAEL ROSE The Reggae Angels and DJ Carlos Culture reggae 9pm $22 $24

31-Mar Super Diamond INXSive alternative 9pm $18 $20

 April

01-Apr Laugh for Recovery Matinee w/ Kenny Kane & Host Bob urphy 3pm $25 $30

01-Apr Elite Elvis recreates 3 era’s of Elvis Sun Sessions (1954), Comeback Special (1968) and Vegas! (1972) with James Kruk and The Big Boss Men DJ ManCat 8pm $12 $14

02-Apr Heartless Bastards – Casbah presents David Vandervelde and Brian Lopez alternative, garage 9pm $16 $16

03-Apr BFD Comedy Show feat. Sean Patton 8pm $8 $10

04-Apr Paper Diamond Minnesota and Osal8 electronic, house, groove 9pm $15 $17

05-Apr On Point Promo pres. Seedless, Reeform and Zen Robbi reggae 8pm $8 $10

06-Apr Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE dance, pop, rock 5pm $5 $5

06-Apr Vokab Kompany The Burning of Rome and The Holdup electronica, hip hop, indie 9pm $13 $15

07-Apr Transfer with Blackout Party and Shake Before Us – Casbah presents indie, rock 9pm $15 $15

10-Apr An Evening with David Lindley rock, country, world music 8pm $22 $24

11-Apr Lukas Nelson and The promise of The Real Revoltaire rock 8pm $15 $17

12-Apr Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 $30

13-Apr Happy Hour – Y3k 5pm $5 $5

13-Apr Steel Pulse Blaze Mob with Garth Dennis reggae 9pm $55 $60

14-Apr Pine Mountain Logs Charlie Vaughn & Daily Routine rock, pop 9pm $16 $18

15-Apr An Evening with Taj Mahal blues 8pm $35 $37

16-Apr M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOUSE – Casbah presents folk, country, blues 9pm $22.50 $25

17-Apr The Hives – Casbah presents The Bronx psychedelic rock 9pm $23 $23

18-Apr Buzzcocks IMAGES & The Makeup Sex punk rock, new wave 9pm $20 $22

19-Apr The Horrors and The Black Angels – Casbah presents psychadelic rock 9pm $20 $20

20-Apr Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE 5pm $5 $5

20-Apr 40 Oz to Freedom (Sublime Trib) Good Intentions & So Cal Vibes 9pm $14 $16

21-Apr Cat Empire Stripes and Lines aussie, ska, jazz, pop 9pm $22 $24

22-Apr An Evening with The Steely Samned rock 7:30pm $16 $18

25-Apr Walter Trout Curtis Salgado blues, rock 8pm $16 $18

26-Apr Jungle feat. Droog with Jungle Residents: Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, and Ryan Orey house, techno 8pm $12 $14

27-Apr Stepping Feet (Dave Matthews Tribute Band) guest 9p $13 $15

28-Apr The White Buffalo – Casbah presents Dead Feather Moon acoustic, rock 9pm $12 adv $14

29-Apr An Evening with Abbey Road Performing “Help!” in its entirety 8pm $12 $14

30-Apr Big Love, a benefit for Candy Kane with Dave Alvin and the Guilty ones, Janiva Magness, Tommy Castro, Rick Estrin, & the Nightcats, Debbie Davies, Earl Thomas, Kim Wilson, Anson Funderburgh and The Beat Farmers 7pm $30 $32

 May

03-May Lindsey Buckingham rock, pop, new wave 8pm $50 $55

04-May X-35 Oogly Boogly LA punk 9pm $25 $27

06-May The Robert Cray Band guest blues 8pm $40 $42

08-May Hollywood Babble-ON with Kevin Smith and Ralph German comedy 9pm $20 $22

10-May Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers Johnny Hickman of Cracker rock 9pm $20 $22

11-May Wild Child (Doors tribute) guest 9pm $20 $22

12-May Delta Spirit – Casbah presents guest indie rock 9pm $18 $20

14-May Yann Tiersen – Casbah presents Piano Chat alternative 9pm $20 $20

16-May Dum Dum Girls guest indie pop, punk rock 9pm $16 $18

18-May Closed for Private Party

20-May Spiritualized – Casbah presents guest space rock 9pm $20 $22

21-May Trampled by Turtles Brown Bird bluegrass 8pm $18 $20

22-May An Evening with Hugh Laurie rock, pop, blues 8pm $50 $55

May 24 & 25 The Expendables with special guests Unwritten Law Josh Fischel (formerly of Bargain Music) and DJ Unite 7pm 7pm $18 adv $20

27-May Cash’d Out (Johnny Cash Tribute) Lexington Field 9pm $16 $18

29-May Greg Laswell Elizabeth Ziman of Elizabeth The Catapult acoustic, guitar, piano 9pm $15 $17

June 

02-Jun Donavon Frankenreiter guest surf, singer songwriter 9pm $27 $27

03-Jun Mogwai – Casbah presents Chad Vangaalen Scottish ‘post-rock’ 9pm $27 $27

07-Jun Balkan Beat Box guest 9pm $15 $17

09-Jun Wayward Sons guest southern rock 9pm $12 $14

10-Jun The Slackers – Casbah presents reggae, ska, soul 9pm $15 $15

13-Jun Mayer Hawthorne & The County: How Do You Do World Tour Harlan neo soul 9pm $20 $22

16-Jun Thunder Road The Petty Breakers country 9pm $15 $17

23-Jun Shoreline Rootz SYNRGY reggae, rock 9pm $13 $15

Abbey Pub Listings 3.8.12

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Abbey Pub announces their annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival! Don’t missout seeing The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. Festival starts at 8am with the GAA Games, and a bus to Chicago’s St. Patricks Day parade. Tickets $10 in advance.

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. – 9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. – 9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency – 9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. – 9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS! On Sale Now:

The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: For 4 weeks, our host, Scott, “The Madman” Madden has been selecting artists to perform at tonight’s showcase for a chance to earn a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side. Watch them all compete tonight for a chance at supporting one of our venue side artists. Starts Tuesday 3-20-12 at 8:30, no cover.

Sat. 3-31-12:
Chicago Rose of Tralee 2012. Doors at 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. $15 in advance and at the door for kids under 12 and seniors.

Thurs. 4-19-12:
Funktion – OTIS. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

Fri. 5-4 -12:
Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm, and Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

COMING SOON>>>>

Thurs. 3-8-12:
Kelsey Montanez – The Soundwalls – Drama Junkies – Dinosaur Party. Door at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-9-12:
Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-10-12:
56 Hope Road – Elisa Grace – Chicago Farmer. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Tues. 3-13-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Wed. 3-14-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Rica Obsesion.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-15-12:
Country Night!
Back Country Roads – Jin and Tonic. Doors at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-16-12:
American English – The O’Hare Irish Dancers. Doors at 8pm Tickets $10.

Sat. 3-17-12:
The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival:
Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. Starts at 8am with the GAA Games, and a bus to Chicago’s St. Patricks Day parade. Tickets $10 in advance.

Sun. 3-18-12:
Larry Nugent & Guests performing at 3 p.m. as well as an intimate Irish feast. No Cover

Tues. 3-20-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Tues. 3-20-12:
IN THE PUB: The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE #2: For 4 weeks, our host, Scott, “The Madman” Madden has been selecting artists to perform at tonight’s showcase for a chance to earn a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side. Watch them all compete tonight for a chance at supporting one of our venue side artists. Starts at 8:30, no cover.

Thurs. 3-22-12:
EP3 – Bitch Please. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Fri. 3-23-12:
Inbound Kennedy / The Wind Gypsys Doors at 8 p.m. Show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and at the door.

Sat. 3-24-12:
The August – Dan Hubbard. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-24-12:
Mr. Dave (KIDS SHOW). Doors at 12:30pm, and show at 1pm till 2pm. Tickets $5 for Kids and $7 for Adults. Canned Food Drive for Chicago food depository!

Sun. 3-25-12:
Afton Presents
Largo – Beautiful Morning & Guests. 7pm. Tickets $9 in advance and $13 at the door.

Tues. 3-27-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door.

Thurs. 3-29-12:
Beggars Banquet – The Shakin’ Moneymakers. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Fri. 3-30-12:
Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Indobox. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 3-31-12:
Chicago Rose of Tralee 2012. Doors at 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. $15 in advance and at the door for kids under 12 and seniors.

Thurs. 4-5-12:
Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 4-6-12:
Mr. Blotto. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12:
Needmore – Vanity Theft – the Break. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 4-12-12:
Whippersnap Music Festival Battle of the Bands. Doors at 8pm, and show 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $8 at the door.

Fri. 4-13-12:
DJ Kormac – Happy Happy James World. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $15 in advance and at the door.

Thurs. 4-19-12:
Funktion – OTIS. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $6 in advance and $9 at the door.

Sat. 4-21-12:
Spare Parts – Twin Cats – Steez. Doors at 8:30pm, and show 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 4-26-12:
Full Court Press 2
All Star Jam featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Digital Tape Machine, Strange Arrangement, Math Games, Family Groove Company, Kick the Cat, The Coop, Old Shoe, Groovatron (Chicago finest musicians team up again! This is an All Star Jam that is not to be missed.) Doors at 8:30pm and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 4-28-12:
The Coop (CD release show) – Roster McCabe – My Boy Elroy. Doors at 9:30pm, and show 10:30pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Fri. 5-4 -12:
Terrapin Flyer and Friends. Doors at 8pm, and Show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Belly Up Live Music Calendar 3.8.12

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Just announced! Donavon Frankenreiter on June 2 and The Robert Cray Band on May 6. Both on sale this Friday! Check out what else the Belly Up has in store this Spring!

MARCH

Tues March 6 BFD Comedy – Jasper Redd of Comedy Central, Jesse Egan, Mal Hall, Lauren O’Brien 8pm $8 adv / $10 day of

Wed March 7 San Diego Coastkeepers Ocean Commotion feat The Barnwell Shift, Big Penny and Guests (folk, funk, rock)8pm $10adv / $12 day of

Thurs March 8 The Silent Comedy, Dead Feather Moon, The Howls w/ DJ Man Cat (indie, rock) Casbah pres 9pm $15 ga

Fri March 9 Happy Hour with The Fabulous Pelicans 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 9 The Green with Passafire and DJ Carlos Culture– Polynesian Underground pres (reggae, island) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Sat March 10 WHO’S BAD (Michael Jackson Tribute) w/ The Tighten Ups and DJ Man Cat 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Sun March 11 02 for Life– Native Costa Rican Cuisine, Silent &Live Auction, Drink, Dano’s Island Sounds 5:30pm $75 ga

Tues March 13 The Paragraphs w/ Heavy Glow and Trouble in the Wind (rock) 8pm $8 ga

Wed March 14 Drive By Truckers w/ Robert Ellis (Southern Rock) 9pm $26 adv / $28 day of

Thurs March 15 Jungle Presents Wildkats w/ Jungle Residents: (Matt Marabella, Porky & the Lion, Ryan Orey) (house, techno)8pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Fri March 16 Happy Hour with Y3K 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 16 The English Beat w/ Skanic(new wave, reggae, ska) 9pm $20 ga

Sat March 17 MONIQUE: Not Skinny, Not Blonde – with Kyle Fitzgerald (comedy) matinee 6pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Sat March 17 The English Beat w/ The Lifters (soul, reggae, pop, punk) 9pm $20 ga

Sun March 18 Mardi Gras Special North County Zumba Mami’s present “Les Trois” 3:30pm $20 ga – first 100 people will receive Mardi Gras door prizes

Sun March 18 Sage Francis w/ Metermaids Inspired Flight– Casbah presents (indie, hip hop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Mon March 19 Kaiser Chiefs w/ guest (indie rock, new wave) 9pm $26 adv / $28 day of

Tues March 20 Lucero w/ The Drowning Men (alt country) – Casbah presents 9pm $20 ga Wed March 21 Cults (indie, rock) w/Spectrals and Mrs. Magician Casbah presents 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Thurs March 22 Conspirator w/ Marc and Aron from the Disco Biscuits w/ Sublmnl, DJ Leif and Philly Be (electronic) Ocean Beats Presents 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Fri March 23 Happy Hour with Atomic Groove 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 23 Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe performs a tribute to the Beastie Boys feat. members of Slightly Stoopid w/ Chali 2na and the House of Vibe 9pm $25 ga

Sat March 24 Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe performs a tribute to the Beastie Boys feat. members of Slightly Stoopid 9pm $25

Sun March 25 The Mar Dels Matinee 3:30-7pm $5 ga

Sun March 25 Dazed and Confused’s Strings Attached performing Led Zep IV and all the hits 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Mon March 26 Kathleen Edwards with Hannah Georgas (folk, country) 8pm $17 adv / $19 day of

Tues March 27 Lee Coulter, “Mr Positivity”, album release w/ Michael Tiernan and Gayle Skidmore (lyrical, pop, rock)8pm $9 adv / $11 day of

Wed March 28 Galactic feat. Corey Glover of Living Colour and Corey Henry (Rebirth Brass Band) w/ The Soul Rebels 9pm $27 ga

Thurs March 29 Todd Snider (country, rock) w/ David Jacobs-Strain 8pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri March 30 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 30 MICHAEL ROSE w/ The Reggae Angels and DJ Carlos Culture (reggae) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Sat March 31 Super Diamond w/ INXSIVE (Super Diamond Tribute) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

APRIL

Sun April 1 Laugh for Recovery Matinee w/ Kenny Kane & Host Bob Murphy 3pm $25 ga / $30 day of

Sun April 1 Elite Elvis recreates 3 era’s of Elvis Sun Sessions 1954, Comeback Special 1968 and Vegas! 1972
with James Kruk and The Big Boss Men w/ DJ ManCat 8pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Mon April 2 Heartless Bastards w/ David Vandervelde and Brian Lopez – Casbah presents (alternative, garage)
9pm $16 ga

Wed April 4 Paper Diamond w/ Minnesota and Osal8 (electronic, house, groove) 9pm $15 ga / $17 day of

Thurs April 5 On Point Promo pres Seedless, Reeform and Zen Robbi (reggae) 8pm $8 adv / $10 day of

Fri April 6 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri April 6 Vokab Kompany w/ The Burning of Rome and The Holdup (electronica, hip hop, indie) 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Sat April 7 Transfer with Blackout Party and Shake Before Us (indie, rock) Casbah presents 9pm $15 ga

Tues April 10 An Evening with David Lindley (rock, country, world music) 8pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Wed April 11 Lukas Nelson and The Promise of The Real w/ guest (rock) 8pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 adv / $30 day of

Fri April 13 Steel Pulse (reggae) w/ Blaze Mob with Garth Dennis 9pm $55 adv / $60 day of

Sat April 14 Sara Petite Circus Comes to Town Album Release Matinee 1:45pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs w/ Charlie Vaughn & The Daily Routine (rock, pop)

9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun April 15 An Evening with Taj Mahal (blues) 8pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOSE – Casbah Pres (folk, country, blues) 9pm $22.50 / $25 day of

Tues April 17 The Hives w/ The Bronx Casbah pres (garage rock, garage punk) 9pm $23 ga

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks w/ IMAGES & The Makeup Sex (punk rock, new wave) 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Thurs April 19 The Horrors and The Black Angels – Casbah presents (psychedelic rock) 9pm $20 ga

Fri April 20 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri April 20 40 Oz to Freedom (Sublime Trib) w/ Good Intentions & So Cal Vibes 9pm $14 adv / $16 day of

Sat April 21 Cat Empire w/ Stripes and Lines(Aussie, ska, jazz, pop) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Sun April 22 The Steely Damned – An Evening With (rock) 7:30 pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Wed April 25 Walter Trout w/ Curtis Salgado (blues, rock) 8pm $16 adv/ $18 day of

Thurs April 26 Jungle featuring Droog with Jungle Residents: Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, and Ryan Orey (house, techno) 8pm $12 adv/

$14 day of

Sun April 29 An Evening with Abbey Road Performing “Help!” in its entirety 8pm $12 adv/ $14 day of

Mon April 30 Big Love, a benefit for Candye Kane with Dave Alvin and the Guilty ones, Janiva Magness, Tommy Castro, Rick Estrin & the Nightcats,

Debbie Davies, Earl Thomas, Kim Wilson, Anson Funderburgh and The Beat Farmers 7pm $30 adv / $32 day of – VIP $75

MAY

Fri May 4 X w/ guest (LA Punk) 9pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Sun May 6 The Robert Cray Band w/ guest (blues) – presale email Wed, general public on sale Friday!
8pm $40 adv / $42 day of

Tues May 8 Hollywood Babble–On with Kevin Smith and Ralph Garmin (comedy) 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Thurs May 10 Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers (rock) 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors Tribute) w/ guest 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Sat May 12 Delta Spirit with guest – Casbah presents (indie rock) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen w/ Piano Chat – Casbah presents (alternative) 9pm $20 ga

Wed May 16 Dum Dum Girls w/ guest (indie pop, punk rock) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Fri May 18 Closed for Private Party!

Sun May 20 Spiritualized w/ guest – Casbah pres (space rock) 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles w/Brown Bird (bluegrass) 8pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Tues May 22 Hugh Laurie (rock, pop, blues) 8pm $50 adv / $55 day of

Sun May 27 Cash’d Out (Johnny Cash Tribute) w/ guest 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

JUNE
Sat June 2 Donavon Frankenreiter w/ guest – – presale email Wed, general public on sale Friday! (surf, singer songwriter) 9pm $27 ga
Sun June 3 Mogwai w/ Chad Vangaalen – Casbah pres (Scottish ‘post-rock’) 9pm $27 ga
Sat June 9 Wayward Sons w/ guest (southern rock) 9pm $12 adv / $14 day of
Sun June 13 Mayer Hawthorne & The County: How Do You Do World Tour w/ Harlan (neo soul) 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Metro * Smart Bar * Double Door 3.8.12

Have St. Patty’s Day plans? No worries we gotcha covered! See what new shows are coming up this Spring at Metro, Smart Bar & Double Door!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:
Friday, March 30:One Night Stand’s MOOMBAHTON MADNESS with MUNCHI * TEAM BAYSIDE HIGH * RAMPAGE & NADER
Friday, April 27: JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON IN METRO:
Saturday, April 21: MODESELEKTOR (LIVE)
Saturday, May 19: THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA
Wednesday, May 23:CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:
Wednesday, March 29:THE FLASHBULB (DJ SET) * SICH MANG * WIDMAN VS. DJ WARP * TIME NICE

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:
Thursday, April 5: DIOPTRICS * SUSHI * WHOA-B * DJ THE TORNADO
Wednesday, April 11: MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON * ROSS KELLY * IKE RELEASE

ON SALE NOW:

Thursday, March 8:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & the Wolfpack present the Chicago Sessions with
ANA SIA * LOBOUNCE * DJ BELLY * TYLER
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop

Friday, March 9:
93XRT Welcomes…
COMPANY OF THIEVES * BAILIFF * SIDEWALK CHALK
$15 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

Friday, March 9:
In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with guests
RADIOHIRO * JUSTIN REED * NATE MANIC
$10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID, $5 all night with RSVP list) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Breaks

Saturday, March 10:
WBEZ 91.5 Welcomes…
BALKAN BEAT BOX * PALENKE SOULTRIBE * BLACK BEAR COMBO
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 10:
In Smart Bar… Volatl & Smart Bar welcome…
CHRISTIAN SMITH * TIM BAKER * JASON PATRICK
$10 advance & before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

Sunday, March 11:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO: Give Me All Your Lovin’ Night featuring…
YOURS TRULY (Loose Joints) * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, March 14:
In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rythmatic with DJs
MIKE MORE * GREG K * MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, March 15:
Knuckle Rumbler Presents…
TYGA: CARELESS WORLD TOUR
with Special Guest Y.G.
$28.50 Adv., $35.50 Day Of show/ All Ages / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

Thursday, March 15:
In Smart Bar… The Runoff with DJs
ZAINGHIS * MEGA MIKE * INTEL
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Hip Hop, Drum & Bass, Dubstep

Friday, March 16:
THE TOSSERS * THE ARRIVALS * KEVIN FLYNN & THE AVONDALE RAMBLERS * WE ARE THE UNION
$17 adv – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 16:
In Smart Bar…
COLETTE * ADONIS CHILDS * FORTUNE
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 17: (JAM)
93XRT Welcomes…
G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE * SCOTT H. BIRAM
$25 adv – $30 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, March 17:
In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs
JUS-ED * JUSTIN LONG * NATHAN DREW LARSEN
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech House

Sunday, March 18:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO….
FRIQUE * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, March 21:
In Smart Bar… Soul Foundation with DJs…
JEVON JACKSON * JOHN SIMMONS * BRIAN GARDNER * BRENDA D * TODD MARIANA
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, March 22:
Columbia College Story Week 2012 Presents…
LITERARY ROCK & ROLL: AMERICAN DREAMERS
Readings from PATRICIA MCNAIR * HEIDI W. DURROW * JOHN SAYLES * Music by CANASTA
Free / All Ages / Doors: 6pm / Show: 6:30pm

Thursday, March 22:
In Smart Bar… Signal Welcomes…
XXXY * WHOA-B * SPARKLETONE * BIZZIES
$5 Advance, $10 Night Of ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Garage

Friday, March 23:
DELTA SPIRIT * WATERS
$17 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 23: LINEUP CHANGE:
In Smart Bar…
FRED FALKE * ZEBO
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 24:
A Clown & Sunset Showcase…
NICOLAS JAAR (Live) * VALENTIN STIP (Live)
$20 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM
Special $25 Metro + Smart Bar Tickets Include Admission To DJ Harvey

Saturday, March 24:
In Smart Bar…
DJ HARVEY * NICK NICE
$5 with Nicolas Jaar/Metro ticket or wristband, $10 advance, $12 before midnight $15 after ($7 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco, House

Sunday, March 25: (JAM) MOVED TO THE RIVIERA:
I Get Wet 10th Anniversary Tour…
ANDREW W.K. * MATH THE BAND
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM
Moved To The Riviera / All Metro Tickets Honored

Sunday, March 25:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO featuring…
JACKERSIZE * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, March 28:
of MONTREAL * LONEY DEAR * KISHI BASHI
$23 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:45PM

Wednesday, March 28: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Acid Test All-Vinyl Experience w/ DJs
CHICAGO SKYWAY * KEVIN STARKE * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * STEPHEN P * SEVRON
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Wednesday, March 29: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… Abstract Science presents Subfix with DJs
THE FLASHBULB (DJ SET) * SICH MANG * WIDMAN VS. DJ WARP * TIME NICE
$5 all night long (Free before 11 PM with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Futurebass, Drum & Bass

Friday, March 30: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
One Night Stand’s MOOMBAHTON MADNESS with MUNCHI * TEAM BAYSIDE HIGH * RAMPAGE & NADER
$9.99 adv. – $12 door / 18 & Over / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM
$6 Limited Early Bird Tickets Available Now!

Friday, March 30:
In Smart Bar… MiM Welcomes
6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE
$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight w/ SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 31:
FARKUS * DAVE TAMKIN TRIO * PUSH
$9 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 31:
In Smart Bar…
STEVE BUG * MAZI * NATE MANIC
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House, Techno

Sunday, April 1:
AEG Live Presents….
SLAUGHTERHOUSE: WELCOME TO OUR HOUSE
$26 Adv., $30 Door, $100 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm

Monday, April 2:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
NADA SURF * AN HORSE
$23 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM)
THE TINGS TINGS * MNDR
$22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, April 4:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
YOUTH LAGOON * PORCELAIN RAFT
$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, April 5: SOLD OUT:
93XRT Welcomes…
WILD FLAG * HOSPITALITY
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:30PM

Thursday, April 5: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Bassweight- And Evening of Foundation Sound with DJs
DIOPTRICS * SUSHI * WHOA-B * DJ THE TORNADO
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass, Dubetsp, Garage, Drum & Bass

Friday, April 6:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, April 6:
In Smart Bar…
THE JUAN MACLEAN (DJ SET) * SAMONE ROBERTS
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

Sunday, April 8:
WHITE RABBITS * GULL
$15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Monday, April 9: (JAM)
THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS * A ROCKET TO THE MOON
$26 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

Wednesday, April 11:
TIMEFLIES
$18 adv. – $21 day of / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, April 11: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic with DJs
MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON * ROSS KELLY * IKE RELEASE
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Friday, April 13:
TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES
$21 adv. – $26 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday April 13:
In Smart Bar…
TIGER & WOODS (live) * JACQUES RENAULT * KID COLOR
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-Disco

Saturday, April 14:
In Smart Bar…
BEN KLOCK * JUSTIN LONG * MATTHEW MARTIN
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

Friday, April 20:
CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 21: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Monkeytown Tour 2012…
MODESELEKTOR (LIVE)
$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday April 21:
In Smart Bar…
DENIZ KURTEL- LIVE * GADI MIZRAHI/BABY PRINCE * FUTURE KILL
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Nu-DIsco

Friday, April 27: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
93XRT Welcomes…
JC BROOKS AND THE UPTOWN SOUND * GOLD MOTEL * BLAH BLAH BLAH * SOUL SUMMIT DJs
$13 adv. – $15 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, April 27:
In Smart Bar…
JOEY NEGRO * JULIUS THE MAD THINKER
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)
SPIRITUALIZED
$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, May 4:
YANN TIERSEN * FELIX
$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, May 6:
LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS
$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Friday, May 11:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
MAPS & ATLASES
$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 12: (JAM)
GROUPLOVE * REPTAR
$16 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, May 17:
93XRT’s Big Beat Welcomes…
MARK LANEGAN BAND * SEAN WHEELER & ZANDER SCHLOSS
$19 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 19: ON SALE SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Portoluz Presents….
THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: A CENTENNIAL CONCERT CELEBRATION OF THE LEGENDARY WOODY GUTHRIE with Tom Morello * The Klezmatics * Holly Near * Toshi Reagan * Son del Viento * Jon Langford * Bucky Halker * Kevin Coval * The B.S. Brass Band * Special Guests TBA
$26 GA, $36 Seated, $56 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

Wednesday, May 23: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Jet Life Tour 2012…Direct Flight…
CURREN$Y * THE JETS featuring SMOKE DZA, FIEND 4 DA MONEY, CORNER BOY P, TRADEMARK & YOUNG RODDY
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 24:
THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

Saturday, June 2:
THRICE * ANIMALS AS LEADERS
$23.50 adv – $26 day of / All Ages / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Wednesday, June 20:
MOGWAI
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, June 24:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
DESTROYER * SANDRO PERRI
$18 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE
ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Thursday, April 5:ANTISERUM * ILL ESHA
Friday, April 20: CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE

Thursday, April 26:RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH
Thursday, May 10:STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS
Tuesday, May 29:THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN
Thursday, May 31:R.O.E.

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Thursday, March 22:DAVE HAMMERS POWER SUPPLY * JARED BARTMAN * THE HAND GRENADES

ON SALE NOW:

Thursday, March 8:
Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…
JIP JOP * BAMMEL AND THE SUPER NATURALS * MURLEY SHERTZ
$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 9:
LEZ ZEPPELIN * MAG 7 * THE YOUNG DISTRACTIONS
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 10:
Lucid Life Works presents…
ROBERT GLASPER
$25 early bird, $30 advance, $35 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Monday, March 12:
Double Door and Ratio Nation Present…
MUNDIAL DE MUSICA * CANTECA
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, March 13:
GAG ORDER * THE ULTRASOUNDS * HYENA * DEAD BEAT
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, March 14: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:
Grateful Dead Tribute…
PARADISE WAITS
PLUS Dirtroom Late Show starting at 11:30pm with…
DOG 1 BLUEGRASS
$7 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, March 15:
Early Dirtroom Show…
St. Paddy’s Day Warm Up with
CONRADH’S FOLLIES
(Performing before the main floor show and during all changeovers as well)
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:15PM

Thursday, March 15:
EL DIABLO * SKINWALKER * DENIAL MACHINE * LOSING SCARLET
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 16: NOW FREE:
Soul Summit Presents…
DEROBERT & THE HALF-TRUTHS * SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA, DUKE GRIP, SLOPPY WHITE
FREE / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 17:
St. Paddy’s Day 2012… You Get What You Pay For: Free Show with
BEER NUTS * THE CROMBIES * SPRINGA SONIC DOGS * THE VIRGINIA GENTLEMEN
FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, March 18:
Japan Nite: Musical Madness from Japan…
ZZZ’z * NOKIES! * KAO=S * more bands TBA
$10 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Monday, March 19:
FRENCH WIVES * THE FAMILY DYNAMIC * ELVISBRIDE * ROB SCALLON
$7 /Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, March 20: SUPPORT ADDED:
DULLER COLORS * THE FUCKERS * ABOUT NOTHIN’ * BLACKBOX REVELATIONS * BLACK TAXI
$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, March 21:
NNEKA
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, March 22: CANCELLED – REFUNDS @ POINT OF PURCHASE:
RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, March 22: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
DAVE HAMMERS POWER SUPPLY * JARED BARTMAN * THE HAND GRENADES
FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 23:
Sean Healy Presents…
BJ THE CHICAGO KID
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, March 24:
Sean Healy Presents…
SLUM VILLAGE * CALAVIER KIDD * ENIGMATIC * PALMER SQUARES * KENN RETRO
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Sunday, March 25:
RED JR. * MR. RIGHT
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Sunday, March 25:
Late Dirtroom Show…
Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…
THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRIAN OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * Movies by ODD OBSESSION
FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Monday, March 26:
Dirtroom Show…
DJ Shitty Wizard presents…
BLUE MONDAY, celebrating the Music of the 80s
$5 /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Tuesday, March 27:
Seamonsters Tour…
THE WEDDING PRESENT * THE JET AGE * PINKY PIGLETS
$15 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, March 28: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:
Grateful Dead Tribute…
PARADISE WAITS * CHESTER BROWN
PLUS Dirtroom Late Show starting at 11:30pm with…
DOG 1 BLUEGRASS
$7 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, March 29:
HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 30:
J. RODDY WALSTON & THE BUSINESS * THE FEATURES
$12 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 31: SUPPORT ADDED:
KATCHAFIRE * COMMON KINGS * K’NOVA * ON YOUR MARX * SIMMER DOWN SUNDAY DJs
$12 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Sunday, April 1:
PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY * THE CHINESE PROFESSIONALS * STILL SEARCHING * THE WALKING SHADOWS * PARAGON * VERITAE
$1 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Tuesday, April 3:
SUNNY LEDFURD
$10 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, April 4:
THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR * AKTAR AKTAR * MIKE GOLDEN AND FRIENDS * MADE BY MAN
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, April 5: CANCELLED – REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:
HELLO SEAHORSE!
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, April 5: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Silver Wrapper Presents… Lightening Strikes Tour…
ANTISERUM * ILL ESHA
$16 advance, $18 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

Friday, April 6:
First Fridays Chicago Presents…
The Classic Series featuring…
BRAND NUBIAN featuring Grand Puba, Sadat X & Lord Jamar & hosted by CHUBB ROCK * opening act PROJECT MAYHEM * First Fridays Dance Party following the show with DJ 33 1/3
$20 /Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 7:
SPAGHETTI WRESTLING CHICAGO OUTFIT FUNDRAISER
$7 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

Monday, April 9: SUPPORT ADDED:
GOLDENBOY * KEVIN TIHISTA’S RED TERROR * KEROSENE STARS * OPEN LAND
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, April 10:
RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX
$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 14:
Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…
SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY featuring VINTAGE BLUE * FARRADAY * JEFFREY DAVID * AIR THIS SIDE OF CAUTION
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, April 17:
CHEER UP MOON CAT
$1 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, April 18:
SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE
$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Friday, April 20: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Early Event…
CHICAGO FITNESS PARTIES PRESENTS WERQ with HALEY & JULIE
$20/ Doors: 5PM / Show: 5:30PM

Tuesday, April 24:
FAIRWEATHER FRIENDS
$5 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, April 26: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Silver Wrapper Presents…
RANDOM RAB * BLUETECH
$13.50 advance, $16 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

Friday, April 27: (JAM)
FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE * NICOLE ATKINS
$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 28:
Silver Sky Tour…
INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, April 29:
Late Dirtroom Show…
Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs…
THE GRADUATE OF ILLUMINATI CONGO * RAD BRAD OF IMPALA SOUND * special guests TBA * movies by Odd Obsession
FREE /Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Friday, May 4: (JAM)
BOB SCHNEIDER * LAURA WARSHAUER
$20 advance, $25 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 5:
LOCAL H * MONKEY PAW * BOOTS WITH SPURS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 10: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
Steel Chops present… Roots Rock Party!…
STEEL CHOPS * THE WEST SIDE WINDERS * MISS JACKIE & THE SASS * NORTHSIDE RUCKUS
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Saturday, May 12:
Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…
ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 19:
Trio Animal Foundation Presents “Rockin’ For Rescue 2012” with…
DR. BOMBAY * PURPLE APPLE * hosted by Alpana Singh and her dog Haruki
Tickets available at http://rockin2012.eventbrite.com / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Tuesday, May 29: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
THE TORCH SINGERS * RABBIT CHILDREN
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, May 31: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 3/10 @ NOON:
The Radiant Child LP Release Party…
R.O.E.
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Sunday, June 17: SUPPORT ADDED:
THE REIGNING SOUND * RABBLE RABBLE
$10 advance, $12 day of show /Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

C2E2 Hosting Sci-Fi Speed Dating

Sci-fi speed dating logo

C2E2 is Chicago’s Comicon and brings together the Sci-Fi nerds in the Midwest.  The convention is going one step further this year by hosting Sci-fi Speed Dating. Yes, you heard me right; Sci-Fi Speed Dating is coming to C2E2 in April.  Sci-Fi Speed Dating’s mission is all about helping convention goers find somebody special!

The speed dating event boasts good music and great company with three minute long blind “dates.”  There are 5 sessions set up at the convention for those Sci-Fi fans looking for love.  The sessions are free to C2E2 attendees and are only available for those over the age of 18.  It is highly recommended to register in advance for a guaranteed spot.  Registration deadline is April 5th for guaranteed spots or onsite registration will be available.

All sessions are hosted by Gi-Ganakin and his crew.  Gi-Ganakin previously ran Sci-Fi Speed Dating at  Star Wars Celebration V, C2E2 2011 and is fresh off the heels of running New York Comic Con’s Speeding Dating, which was featured in TLC’s Geek Love. For more, visit Sci-Fi Speed Dating on Facebook!

Sessions:

Friday, April 13 – 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Friday, April 13 – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Saturday, April 14 – 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Saturday, April 14 – 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Saturday, April 14 – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Don’t Miss C2E2 April 13-15th at Chicago’s North Building at McCormick Place!

Belly Up’s Live Music Schedule 2.16.12

Belly Up Logo San Diego

Don’t miss out on Belly Up’s Johnny Cash Birthday Bash Featuring Cash’d Out with Jame’s Kruks’ Elite Elvis Tribute and DJ Gonzo!

FEBRUARY

Thurs Feb 16 Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks w/ Nena Anderson (cowboy, singer songwriter, jazz, pop) * seated show! Get Schooled by Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks at the Kollege of Musical Knowledge 8pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Fri Feb 17 91X Presents An Evening with Cake – SOLD OUT!! 8:30pm $55 ga

Sat Feb 18 The Molly McInerny Celebration of Life with Mar Dels, The Swingin’ Kings Matinee 3-7pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 18 Atomic Punks, A Tribute to Early Van Halen Performing Van Halen in its entirety & greatest hits w/ Motley Inc 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun Feb 19 Steve Poltz 3rd Annual 50th Birthday Bash feat The Rugburns, Bob Schneider, AJ Croce and Sara Petite 8pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Mon Feb 20 Sunset Sessions New Music Adventure with The Makepeace Brothers, The Brothers of Brazil, Dawn Mitschele, Clark Graham, The Empty Pockets 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Tues Feb 21 Gomez – The Quinceañera Tour,w/ Hey Rosetta! (indie rock) 8pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Wed Feb 22 BoomBox w/ Ill-Esha & ChrisB (electronic) 8:30pm $15 adv / $17 day of * we will be collecting dog and cat food / leashes and toys for Helen Woodwards Animeals bin!

Thurs Feb 23 Ra Ra Riot w/ The Submarines and Papa – Casbah presents (indie rock) 9pm $18 ga

Fri Feb 24 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri Feb 24 The Tommy Castro Band w/ Swingin Kings (blues) 9pm $ 17 adv / $19 day of

Sat Feb 25 Bulky Jones Matinee (rock) 3:45pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 25 Johnny Cash B-Day Party Featuring Cash’d Out with Jame’s Kruks’ Elite Elvis Tribute and DJ Gonzo 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun Feb 26 AMERICA w/ The Riders (folk rock) 8pm $69 adv / $74 day of

Tues Feb 28 LOS LONELY BOYS ACOUSTIC SHOW w/ The Dunwells – KPRI Pres (Texican Rock N Roll) 8pm $42 adv / $44 DOS

Wed Feb 29 A Evening with Boz Scaggs (blues, soft rock, jazz rock) – SOLD OUT! 8pm $75 adv / $80 day of

MARCH

Thurs March 1 Closed for Private Party!

Fri March 2 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 2 The Ultimate Stones, A Tribute to the Rolling Stones with Classic Cream featuring Kofi Baker w/ DJ ManCat 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sat March 3 Jackie Greene w/ Jabe Beyer (Americana, folk) 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of Paintings/Drawings/Prints @The Wild Note Cafe 4:30pm

Sun March 4 Gator By the Bay Presents The Bayou Brothers Matinee 2:15-5pm $8 ga

Sun March 4 A Tribute to the Music of Gram Parsons featuring Jack Tempchin, Brennen Leigh, The Rocksliders, Eve Selis and Marc Twang, Rick Shea, Mark Nemetz 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Tues March 6 BFD Comedy Show – Jasper Redd of Comedy Central, Jesse Egan, Mal Hall and Lauren O’Brien 8pm $8 adv / $10 day of

Wed March 7 San Diego Coastkeepers Ocean Commotion feat The Barnwell Shift, Big Penny and Guests 8pm $10 / $12

Thurs March 8 The Silent Comedy, Dead Feather Moon, The Howls (indie, rock) Casbah pres 9pm $15 ga

Fri March 9 Happy Hour with The Fabulous Pelicans 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 9 The Green with guest and DJ Carlos Culture– Polynesian Underground pres (reggae, island) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Sat March 10 WHO’S BAD (Michael Jackson Trib) w/ The Tighten Ups and DJ Man Cat 9pm $18 adv / $20 DOS

Sun March 11 02 for Life Event – Native Costa Rican Cuisine, Silent and Live Auction, Drink and Dano’s Island Sounds 5:30 pm $75 ga

Wed March 14 Drive By Truckers w/ Robert Ellis (Southern Rock) 9pm $26 adv / $28 day of

Thurs March 15 Jungle DJ’s Wildkats, Jung000le Res (Matt Marabella, Mikey Lion & Porkchop, Ryan Orey) 9pm $12 adv / $14

Fri March 16 Happy Hour wih Y3K 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 16 The English Beat with guest – 9pm $20 ga

Sat March 17 MONIQUE: Not Skinny, Not Blonde – with Kyle Fitzgerald matinee 6pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Sat March 17 The English Beat (new wave, reggae, ska) with guest 9pm $20 ga

Sun March 18 Sage Francis w/ Inspired Flight– Casbah presents (indie, hip hop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Mon March 19 Closed for Private Party!

Tues March 20 Lucero w/ The Drowning Men (alt country) Casbah presents 9pm $20 ga

Wed March 21 Cults (indie, rock) w/Spectrals and Mrs. Magician Casbah presents 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Thurs March 22 Conspirator w/ Marc and Aron from the Disco Biscuits w/ Sublmnl, DJ Leif and Philly Be (electronic) Ocean Beats Presents 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun March 25 The Mar Dels Matinee 3:30-7pm $5 ga

Sun March 25 Dazed and Confused’s Strings Attached 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of Performing Led Zeppelin IV and all the hits.

Mon March 26 Kathleen Edwards with guest 8pm $17 adv / $19 day of

Wed March 28 Galactic feat. Corey Glover of Living Colour and Corey Henry (Rebirth Brass Band) w/ The Soul Rebels 9pm $27 ga

Thurs March 29 Todd Snider (country, rock) w/ guest 8pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri March 30 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 30 MICHAEL ROSE W/ The Reggae Angels (reggae) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Sat March 31 Super Diamond w/ guest (Super Diamond Tribute) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of 

APRIL

Sun April 1 Laugh for Recovery Matinee w/Kenny Kane & Host Bob Murphy 3pm $25 ga / $30 day of

Sun April 1 Elite Elvis recreates 3 era’s of Elvis Sun Sessions 1954, Comeback Special 1968 and Vegas! 1972 with James Kruk and The Big Boss Men 8pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Mon April 2 Heartless Bastards w/ Brian Lopez – Casbah presents (alternative, garage) 9pm $16 ga

Wed April 4 Paper Diamond w/ Minnesota 9pm $15 ga / $17 day of

Thurs April 5 On Point Promo pres Seedless, Reeform and Zen Robbi (reggae) 8pm $8 adv / $10 day of

Fri April 6 Vokab Kompany w/ The Holdup 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Sat April 7 Transfer with Blackout Party and Shake Before Us (indie, rock) Casbah presents 9pm $15 ga

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 adv / $30 day of

Fri April 13 Steel Pulse (reggae) w/ guest 9pm $55 adv / $60 day of

Sat April 14 Sara Petite Circus Comes to Town Album Release Matinee 1:45pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs w/ guest (rock, pop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun April 15 Taj Mahal w/ guest (blues) 8pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOSE Casbah Pres 9pm $22.50 / $25 day of

Tues April 17 The Hives w/ The Bronx Casbah pres 9pm $23 ga

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks w/ IMAGES & The Makeup Sex 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri April 20 40 Oz to Freedom (Sublime Trib) w/ guest 9pm $14 adv / $16 day of

Sat April 21 Cat Empire w/ Stripes and Lines(Aussie, ska, jazz, pop) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Wed April 25 Walter Trout w/ Curtis Salgado (blues, rock) 8pm $16 adv/ $18 day of

MAY

Fri May 4 X w/ guest (LA Punk) 9pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors Tribute) w/ guest 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen w/ Piano Chat – Casbah presents (alternative) 9pm $20 ga

Fri May 18 Closed for Private Party!

Sun May 20 Spiritualized w/ guest – Casbah pres (space rock) 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles w/Brown Bird (bluegrass) 8pm $18 adv / $20 day of

JUNE

Sun June 3 Mogwai – Casbah pres (Scottish ‘post-rock’ ) 9pm $27 ga

Metro * Smart Bar * Double Door Live Music Schedule 2.16.12

Lots of new shows on sale over at Metro, Smart Bar & Double Door!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:
Thursday, March 15: Knuckle Rumbler Presents… TYGA: CARELESS WORLD TOUR with Special Guest Y.G.
 
 
JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:
Wednesday, March 14: MIKE MORE * GREG K * MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON
 
ON SALE NOW:
 
Wednesday, February 15: (JAM) SOLD OUT:
DIE ANTWOORD * DJ SOLO
$22 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, February 15:
In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents a night of UK Garage with DJs
MARK ALMARIA * SUSHI * REES URBAN * CZBOOGIE
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Thursday, February 16:
In Smart Bar… RBMA and the RunOff present the Chicago Sessions with
FORT KNOX FIVE (4-TURNTABLE SET) * INTEL * MAKER * DJ MERK 1
$5 (Free before 11 with SB Tweet or student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Breaks, Funk

 

Friday, February 17:
Dead Fame BASS with MIDNIGHT CONSPIRACY * CENOB1TE * RUCKUS * ENOPTIX
$8 adv. – $10 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM – 3AM

 

Friday, February 17:
In Smart Bar…
SAEED YOUNAN * MICHAEL SERAFINI
$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Saturday, February 18:
Winter Soulstice 2012…
CHARLES BRADLEY & HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES * LITTLE BARRIE * SOUL SUMMIT DJs
$18 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Saturday, February 18:
In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs…
JUSTIN LONG * MIKE HUCKABY * SEVRON
$10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Sunday, February 19:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO….
MR. PEABODY RECORDS (Mark Grusane & Mike Cole) * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Wednesday, February 22:
In Smart Bar… Acid Test all vinyl experience with DJs
GENE FARRIS * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, February 23: MOVED TO THE RIVIERA / SOLD OUT:
MOUNG THE GIANT * WALK THE MOON
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM
Moved To The Riviera / All Metro Tickets Honored

 

Thursday, February 23:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & Signal present “The Chicago Sessions” with
NGUZUNGUZU * SUPREME CUTS (LIVE) * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * JAKE GUIDRY
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass

 

Friday, February 24:
In Smart Bar… Objektivity Presents
DENNIS FERRER & ANDRE HOMMEN * JOHN SIMMONS
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

 

Saturday, February 25: SOLD OUT!
THE PROMISE RING * JOAN OF ARC
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, February 25:
In Smart Bar…
DYED SOUNDOROM * HERNAN SANCHEZ (Birthday Set) * DINO G. & GARRETT B.
$10 before midnight, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

 

Sunday, February 26:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…
WEAPONRY * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Wednesday, February 29: SUPPORT ADDED:
In Smart Bar… H.O.M.E. with DJs
DERRICK CARTER * JUSTIN LONG * MAZI * NATE MANIC
$5 (All proceeds to benefit special needs students of Chicago Public Schools) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, March 1:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & Smart Bar present the Chicago Sessions with
LUNICE * RUCKUS * DJ THE TORNADO * JEFF PIETRO
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Futurebass

 

Friday, March 2:
In Smart Bar…
LAZARO CASANOVA * ORCHARD LOUNGE
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech-House

 

Saturday, March 3:
REVEREND HORTON HEAT * LARRY AND HIS FLASK * THE GODDAMNED GALLOWS
$25 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday March 3:
In Smart Bar…
JUAN ATKINS * MATT MAIN * POLBEETA
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House

 

Sunday, March 4:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO….
DIZ * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Thursday, March 8:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & the Wolfpack present the Chicago Sessions with
ANA SIA * LOBOUNCE * DJ BELLY * TYLER
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop

 

Friday, March 9: SUPPORT ADDED:
93XRT Welcomes…
COMPANY OF THIEVES * BAILIFF * SIDEWALK CHALK
$15 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

 

Friday, March 9:
In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with guests
RADIOHIRO * JUSTIN REED * NATE MANIC
$10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID, $5 all night with RSVP list) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Breaks

 

Saturday, March 10:
BALKAN BEAT BOX
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 10:
In Smart Bar… Volatl & Smart Bar welcome…
CHRISTIAN SMITH * TIM BAKER * JASON PATRICK
$10 advance & before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

 

Wednesday, March 14: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rythmatic with DJs
MIKE MORE * GREG K * MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

 

Thursday, March 15: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
Knuckle Rumbler Presents…
TYGA: CARELESS WORLD TOUR
with Special Guest Y.G.
$28.50 Adv., $35.50 Day Of show/ All Ages / Doors: 7pm / Show 8pm

 

Friday, March 16:
THE TOSSERS * THE ARRIVALS * KEVIN FLYNN & THE AVONDALE RAMBLERS * WE ARE THE UNION
$17 adv – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 16:
In Smart Bar…
COLETTE * ADONIS CHILDS * FORTUNE
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, March 17: (JAM)
93XRT Welcomes…
G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE * SCOTT H. BIRAM
$25 adv – $30 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Saturday, March 17:
In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs
JUS-ED * JUSTIN LONG * NATHAN DREW LARSEN
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech House

 

Sunday, March 18:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO….
FRIQUE * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

 

Friday, March 23:
DELTA SPIRIT * WATERS
$17 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, March 25: (JAM) MOVED TO THE RIVIERA:
I Get Wet 10th Anniversary Tour…
ANDREW W.K. * MATH THE BAND
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM
Moved To The Riviera / All Metro Tickets Honored

 

Wednesday, March 28:
of MONTREAL * LONEY DEAR * KISHI BASHI
$23 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:45PM

 

Friday, March 30:
In Smart Bar… MiM Welcomes
6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE
$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight w/ SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

 

Saturday, March 31:
In Smart Bar…
STEVE BUG * MAZI * NATE MANIC
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House, Techno

 

Sunday, April 1:
AEG Live Presents….
SLAUGHTERHOUSE: WELCOME TO OUR HOUSE
$26 Adv., $30 Door, $100 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm

 

Monday, April 2:
NADA SURF * AN HORSE
$23 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM)
THE TINGS TINGS * MNDR
$22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
YOUTH LAGOON * PORCELAIN RAFT
$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, April 5: SOLD OUT:
93XRT Welcomes…
WILD FLAG * HOSPITALITY
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:30PM

 

Friday, April 6:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…
NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:
LUCERO * WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE
$19 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7:
In Smart Bar…
JESSE ROSE * OLIVER $ * STRIZ
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

 

Sunday, April 8:
WHITE RABBITS * GULL
$15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, April 13:
TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES
$21 adv. – $26 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, April 20:
CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, May 3: (JAM)
SPIRITUALIZED
$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, May 4:
YANN TIERSEN * FELIX
$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, May 6:
LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS
$13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

 

Thursday, May 24:
THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

 

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE
 

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/18 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Sunday, March 25:RED JR. * MR. RIGHT

Saturday, April 7:SPAGHETTI WRESTLING CHICAGO OUTFIT FUNDRAISER

Monday, April 9:GOLDENBOY * KEROSENE STARS * OPEN LAND

ON SALE NOW:
Thursday, February 16:
Baby Steps Again presents…
AKBAR * MR. GREENWEEDZ * PSEUDO SLANG * DJ FORM * ODD OBSESSION with RAS SHERMAN * hosted by JON BLAZINI THE EDUTAINER * live painting by DMN OLOGY
$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, February 17:
Soul Summit Presents Metro Winter Soulstice Free Dance Party with…
SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA * DUKE GRIP * SLOPPY WHITE
FREE / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, February 18:
Ground Lift Media Presents…
DRE DAY 2012, a celebration of Dr. Dre’s Music with…
INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE * DJ TREW * PICKEL * KOOL KERSH * hosted by ADAD * live visuals by KILLCHNNL
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, February 18: SUPPORT NAME CHANGE:
Early Dirtroom Show…
CAUGHT IN YOUR POCKETS * VENNA (ex The Felix Culpa) * CAMP DALY (members of Kid, You’ll Move Mountains)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Sunday, February 19: SUPPORT ADDED:
COLDCOCK JONES & THE SHITHAWKS Cut a Live Record * BITTER WIGS * TADDY PORTER * DRIPPING SLITS * DOUBLE DOOR LIQUORS WIFFLEBALL CLUB VS. REGGIES
$5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7PM

 

Monday, February 20:
Dirtroom Show…
Phantom Note Presents…
BEGGARS * CASK * OF WOLVES * CONTENDER
$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Tuesday, February 21:
Paddy Rock and Double Door present…
THE MAHONES * KEVIN FLYNN AND THE AVONDALE RAMBLERS * THE GREAT WHISKEY PROJECT
$8 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Wednesday, February 22:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, February 23:
RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, February 24:
THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA * THE RIGHT NOW * DJRC
$13 advance, $15 day of show/Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, February 25:
MATTHEW GOOD * EMILY GREEN
$20 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, February 26:
Late Dirtroom Show…
Akasha presents: Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs
THE GRADUATE of Illuminati Congo * RAD BRIAN of Impala Sound * special guests LORD DUBIOUS * DJ RIZZLA * movies by Odd Obsession
FREE / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, February 27:
DJ SHITTY WIZARD presents BLUE MODAY, celebrating the music of the 80s
$5 / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Tuesday, February 28: CANCELLED: REFUNDS AT POINT OF PURCHASE:
Dirtroom Show…
PEARL AND THE BEARD
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, February 29:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Thursday, March 1: SUPPORT ADDED:
MAGIC CITY * BIG COLOUR * NETHERFRIENDS
$7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, March 2:
Early Show…
GET LIT! LAUCH PARTY AND READING:
A celebration of the importance of exclamation points, Get Lit! is a joint collaboration between the curators of Brooklyn’s Mental Marginalia Reading Series and the editors of LIT and Dewclaw. On the occasion of the launch of LIT 21 and the AWP conference, writers try to stay sober enough to read. Featuring: Darren Angle, Amina Cain, Mark Gurarie, Jeff T. Johnson, Alex Crowley, Mark Bibbins, Nick Demske, Jaclyn Lovell, Claire Donato, Christian Ochoa, Jackie Clark and more.
FREE / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:30PM

 

Friday, March 2:
UNIVERSE (CD Release Show) * BELIEVE YOU ME * BLACK CANVAS
$7 / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

 

Saturday, March 3:
JEROME HOLLOWAY * NATALIE OLIVERI * ESH
$8 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Tuesday, March 6:
ST. BAGU * OLD BLACK AND BLUE EYES * SAMANTHA * ARBOGAST * BLAST OFF
$1 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, March 7:
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY * TORCHE * VALIENT THORR * A STORM OF LIGHT
$18 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, March 8:
Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…
JIP JOP * BAMMEL AND THE SUPER NATURALS * MURLEY SHERTZ
$8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, March 9:
LEZ ZEPPELIN * MAG 7 * THE YOUNG DISTRACTIONS
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 10:
Lucid Life Works presents…
ROBERT GLASPER
$25 early bird, $30 advance, $35 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Monday, March 12:
Double Door and Ratio Nation Present…
MUNDIAL DE MUSICA * CANTECA
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Tuesday, March 13:
GAG ORDER * THE ULTRASOUNDS * HYENA * DEAD BEAT
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM
 

Thursday, March 15:
EL DIABLO * SKINWALKER * DENIAL MACHINE * LOSING SCARLET
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Friday, March 16:
Soul Summit Presents…
DEROBERT & THE HALF-TRUTHS * SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA, DUKE GRIP, SLOPPY WHITE
$8 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 17:
St. Paddy’s Day 2012… You Get What You Pay For: Free Show with
BEER NUTS
FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Sunday, March 18: SUPPORT ADDED:
Japan Nite: Musical Madness from Japan…
ZZZ’z * NOKIES! * KAO=S * more bands TBA
$10 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Tuesday, March 20:
ABOUT NOTHING * THE FUCKERS
FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, March 21:
NNEKA
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Thursday, March 22:
RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Friday, March 23:
Sean Healy Presents…
BJ THE CHICAGO KID
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

 

Saturday, March 24:
Sean Healy Presents…
SLUM VILLAGE * CALAVIER KIDD * ENIGMATIC * PALMER SQUARES * KENN RETRO
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Sunday, March 25: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/18 @ NOON:
RED JR. * MR. RIGHT
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Tuesday, March 27:
Seamonsters Tour…
THE WEDDING PRESENT * THE JET AGE * PINKY PIGLETS
$15 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Thursday, March 29:
HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

 

Friday, March 30:
J. RODDY WALSTON & THE BUSINESS * THE FEATURES
$12 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, March 31:
KATCHAFIRE
$12 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

 

Wednesday, April 4:
THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR * AKTAR AKTAR
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Thursday, April 5:
HELLO SEAHORSE!
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 7: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/18 @ NOON:
SPAGHETTI WRESTLING CHICAGO OUTFIT FUNDRAISER
$7 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 10PM

 

Monday, April 9: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/18 @ NOON:
GOLDENBOY * KEROSENE STARS * OPEN LAND
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

 

Tuesday, April 10:
RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX
$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 14:
Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents…
SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

 

Wednesday, April 18:
SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE
$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

 

Friday, April 27: (JAM)
FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE
$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, April 28: SUPPORT ADDED:
Silver Sky Tour…
INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS * HEAD FOR THE HILLS
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 5:
LOCAL H
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

 

Saturday, May 12:
Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…
ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, June 20:
MOGWAI
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Abbey Pub Listings 2.16.12

The Abbey Pub Logo

 The Abbey Pub is having their Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival on Saturday March 17th.  
Stop over for The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. Starts at 8am with the GAA Games, and a bus to Chicago’s St. Patricks Day parade. Tickets $10 in advance.

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. -9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. -9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS!

Thurs. 2-16-12:
Ode – Kellen and Me – Jennifer Hall (acoustic). Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

EARLY BIRD RSVP (RSVP for no cover before 9pm): http://do312.com/event/2012/02/16/ode

Thurs. 2-16-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Abbey Family Unites: A Benefit for Tanya:
Join us for a night of music, drinks and love as we gather together to support our own, Tanya Orndorff. Anyone who has been to The Abbey has probably met Tanya as she’s been with us for almost 10 years. Unfortunately her family recently suffered the loss of her father Preston Orndorff. We are raise money for medical bills and burial expenses. There is no cover for this event, just donations at the door and we’ll be raffling off some cool prizes. If you can’t make it but would still like to help out please click the link below. Tanya has been smiling and entertaining our customers, staff, vendors and everyone else who walks through that door for years. Now it’s time for us to make her day brighter. We hope to see you out there.
http://www.giveforward.com/prestonorndorff

Fri. 2-17-12:
The Wolfe Tones – The Trinity Irish Dancers. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Fri. 2-17-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Soda Jerks. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-18-12:
The Abbey & Silver Wrapper Present:
Brothers Past – Alpha Data – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine). Doors at 8pm and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 2-18-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: . Railway Records Residency, feat. Midwestern Lull & Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. 9pm, No Cover.

Wed. 2-22-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 2-23-12:
Irish Night
Fisticuffs, Mickey Harte (cd release show / 4 time platinum selling artist from ireland.), John Condron. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-24-12:
Chicagoland Speedway Presents Country Night!
Brushfire – Jason and the Haymakers – Jeremy Scheuch (Country DJ). Door at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-24-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Buckstops, 9pm no cover.

Sat. 2-25-12:
The Puffins – Falldown Band – Eric Lambert. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 930pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sun. 2-26-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: Trivia Night! Come test your knowledge at The Abbey and vie for cool prizes. No cost to sign up. Starts at 7 p.m.

Wed. 2-29-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Orquesta Nabori.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-1-12:
Tom Fuller Band – JoyRyders – Ben Clark (winner of The Abbey’s Open Mic Showcase). Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-2-12:
Terrapin Flyer – Melvin Seals – Mark Karan – This Must Be The Band. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $15 in advance, $17 at the door.

Sat. 3-3-12:
Stellar Road – S. Joel Norman – 3 In Counting. Doors 8 p.m., show 9 p.m. $10 in advance and at the door.

Wed. 3-7-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Joe Rendon and Friends.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-8-12:
Kelsey Montanez – The Soundwalls – Drama Junkies – Dinosaur Party. Door at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-9-12:
Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-10-12:
56 Hope Road – Elisa Grace – Chicago Farmer. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 3-14-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Rica Obsesion.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-15-12:
Country Night!
Back Country Roads – Jin and Tonic. Doors at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-16-12:
American English. Doors at 8pm Tickets $10.

Sat. 3-17-12:
The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival:
Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. Starts at 8am with the GAA Games, and a bus to Chicago’s St. Patricks Day parade. Tickets $10 in advance.

Sun. 3-18-12:
Larry Nugent & Guests performing at 3 p.m. as well as an intimate Irish feast. No Cover

Thurs. 3-22-12:
EP3 – Bitch Please. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 3-24-12:
The August – Dan Hubbard. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-24-12:
Mr. Dave (KIDS SHOW). Doors at 12:30pm, and show at 1pm till 2pm. Tickets $5 for Kids and $7 for Adults.

Sat. 3-30-12:
Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Indobox. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

Thurs. 4-5-12:
Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12:
Needmore – Vanity Theft the Break. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

METRO * SMART BAR * DOUBLE DOOR 2.9.12

 

There are some sweet shows on sale over at Metro, Smart Bar & Double Door!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:

Sunday, April 1:SLAUGHTERHOUSE: WELCOME TO OUR HOUSE

Sunday, May 6: LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS ON SALE THIS

SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:

Sunday, March 4: DIZ * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE

Friday, March 9: RADIOHIRO * JUSTIN REED * NATE MANIC Sunday, March 18: FRIQUE * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE Saturday, April 7: JESSE ROSE * OLIVER $ * STRIZ

ON SALE NOW:

Wednesday, February 8: In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic III with DJs WEAPONRY * MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, February 9: In Smart Bar… Wolfpack welcomes LOWRIDERZ * LOVE & LIGHT * MANIC FOCUS * BLACK LION (aka MC Anti) $10 ($5 before 11 PM with tweet, password or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop

Friday, February 10: Red Bull Music Academy – Chicago Sessions Presents….An All-Building Event In Metro… FRANKIE KNUCKLES * MICHAEL SERAFINI * DJ SPINN * DJ RASHAD In Smart Bar… DJ SLUGO * DJ DEEON * CHARLIE GLITCH * RAMPAGE * MADDJAZZ $5 Adv., $10 Door / 18 & Over (You must be 21+ to enter Smart Bar) / Door: 10pm / Show: 10pm

Saturday, February 11: (JAM) SOLD OUT! THE DARKNESS * FOXY SHAZAM $27.50 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 11: SUPPORT ADDED: In Smart Bar… Classic- The Residency with DERRICK CARTER * SAVILE $10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Sunday, February 12: In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO… DJ FLIK* MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE $2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Monday, February 13: In Smart Bar…WNUR presents the 2012 Chicago Jack Summit & Fundraiser with DJs DJ HEATHER * CRAIG ALEXANDER * SANTIAGO * KARL ALMARIA $5 Donation / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Wednesday, February 15: (JAM) SOLD OUT! DIE ANTWOORD $22 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, February 15: In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents a night of UK Garage with DJs MARK ALMARIA * SUSHI * REES URBAN * CZBOOGIE FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, February 16: In Smart Bar… RBMA and the RunOff present the Chicago Sessions with FORT KNOX FIVE (4-TURNTABLE SET) * INTEL * MAKER * DJ MERK 1 $5 (Free before 11 with SB Tweet or student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Breaks, Funk

Friday, February 17: Dead Fame BASS with MIDNIGHT CONSPIRACY * CENOB1TE * RUCKUS * ENOPTIX $8 adv. – $10 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM – 3AM

Friday, February 17: In Smart Bar… SAEED YOUNAN * MICHAEL SERAFINI $10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Saturday, February 18: Winter Soulstice 2012… CHARLES BRADLEY & HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES * LITTLE BARRIE * SOUL SUMMIT DJs $18 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 18: In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs… JUSTIN LONG * MIKE HUCKABY * SEVRON $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Sunday, February 19: In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…. MR. PEABODY RECORDS (Mark Grusane & Mike Cole) * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE $2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, February 22: In Smart Bar… Acid Test all vinyl experience with DJs GENE FARRIS * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, February 23: MOVED TO THE RIVIERA / SOLD OUT: YOUNG THE GIANT * WALK THE MOON $21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM Moved To The Riviera / All Metro Tickets Honored

Thursday, February 23: In Smart Bar… RBMA & Signal present “The Chicago Sessions” with NGUZUNGUZU * SUPREME CUTS (LIVE) * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * JAKE GUIDRY $5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass

Friday, February 24: In Smart Bar… Objektivity Presents DENNIS FERRER & ANDRE HOMMEN * JOHN SIMMONS $10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

Saturday, February 25: SOLD OUT! THE PROMISE RING * JOAN OF ARC $21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 25: In Smart Bar… DYED SOUNDOROM * HERNAN SANCHEZ (Birthday Set) * DINO G. & GARRETT B. $10 before midnight, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

 Sunday, February 26: In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO… WEAPONRY * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE $2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, February 29: In Smart Bar… H.O.M.E. with DJs JUSTIN LONG * MAZI * NATE MANIC $5 (All proceeds to benefit special needs students of Chicago Public Schools) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, March 1: In Smart Bar… RBMA & Smart Bar present the Chicago Sessions with LUNICE * RUCKUS * DJ THE TORNADO * JEFF PIETRO $5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Futurebass

Friday, March 2: In Smart Bar… LAZARO CASANOVA * ORCHARD LOUNGE $10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech-House

Saturday, March 3: REVEREND HORTON HEAT * LARRY AND HIS FLASK * THE GODDAMNED GALLOWS $25 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday March 3: In Smart Bar… JUAN ATKINS * MATT MAIN * POLBEETA $10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House

Sunday, March 4: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…. DIZ * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE $2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Thursday, March 8: SUPPORT ADDED: In Smart Bar… RBMA & the Wolfpack present the Chicago Sessions with ANA SIA * LOBOUNCE * DJ BELLY * TYLER $5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop Friday, March 9: 93XRT Welcomes… COMPANY OF THIEVES $15 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

Friday, March 9: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: In Smart Bar… Bombs, Not Bombs with guests RADIOHIRO * JUSTIN REED * NATE MANIC $10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID, $5 all night with RSVP list) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House, Breaks

Saturday, March 10: BALKAN BEAT BOX $21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM Saturday, March 10: In Smart Bar… Volatl & Smart Bar welcome… CHRISTIAN SMITH * TIM BAKER * JASON PATRICK $10 advance & before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

Friday, March 16: SUPPORT ADDED: THE TOSSERS * THE ARRIVALS * KEVIN FLYNN & THE AVONDALE RAMBLERS * WE ARE THE UNION $17 adv – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 16: In Smart Bar… COLETTE * ADONIS CHILDS * FORTUNE $10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 17: (JAM) 93XRT Welcomes… G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE * SCOTT H. BIRAM $25 adv – $30 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, March 17: In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs JUS-ED * JUSTIN LONG * NATHAN DREW LARSEN $10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech House

Sunday, March 18: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…. FRIQUE * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE $2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Friday, March 23: DELTA SPIRIT * WATERS $17 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, March 25: (JAM) MOVED TO THE RIVIERA / ADDITIONAL TICKETS ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ 10AM: I Get Wet 10th Anniversary Tour… ANDREW W.K. * MATH THE BAND $25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM Moved To The Riviera / All Metro Tickets Honored

Wednesday, March 28: of MONTREAL * LONEY DEAR * KISHI BASHI $23 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:45PM

Friday, March 30: In Smart Bar… MiM Welcomes 6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE $10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight w/ SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 31: In Smart Bar… STEVE BUG * MAZI * NATE MANIC $10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House, Techno

Sunday, April 1: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW: AEG Live Presents…. SLAUGHTERHOUSE: WELCOME TO OUR HOUSE $26 Adv., $30 Door, $100 VIP / 18 & Over / Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm

Monday, April 2: NADA SURF * AN HORSE $23 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM) SUPPORT ADDED: THE TINGS TINGS * MNDR $22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, April 4: SUPPORT ADDED: CHIRPradio Welcomes… YOUTH LAGOON * PORCELAIN RAFT $16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, April 5: SUPPORT ADDED: 93XRT Welcomes… WILD FLAG * HOSPITALITY $21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:30PM

Friday, April 6: CHIRPradio Welcomes… NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS $21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 7: LUCERO * WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE $19 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 7: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: In Smart Bar… JESSE ROSE * OLIVER $ * STRIZ $10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

Sunday, April 8: SUPPORT ADDED: WHITE RABBITS * GULL $15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, April 13: TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES $21 adv. – $26 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, April 20: CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN $21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 3: (JAM) SPIRITUALIZED $25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, May 4: YANN TIERSEN * FELIX $21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, May 6: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW: LA DISPUTE * BALANCE AND COMPOSURE * ALL GET OUT * SAINTHOOD REPS $13 adv. – $15 day of / ALL AGES / Doors: 5:30PM / Show: 6PM

Thursday, May 24: THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY $21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:

Monday, February 27:DJ SHITTY WIZARD presents BLUE MODAY, celebrating the music of the 80s

Tuesday, February 28:PEARL AND THE BEARD Thursday, March 1:MAGIC CITY * BIG COLOUR

Thursday, March 8: JIP JOP * BAMMEL AND THE SUPER NATURALS * MURLEY SHERTZ

Saturday, April 14: SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY

Saturday, April 28:INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS ON SALE NOW: Tuesday, February 7: BLACK TAXI * THE LIMBOS * THE DELMORE SHWARTZ * THE FAMILY DYNAMIC $7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, February 8: PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute) * CHESTER BROWN $7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 9: ehLee Entertainment presents… EARTHGRAZER * GUTTERBILLY BOYS * EVERLENE * SISERO * BOY ALBERTO $3 /Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, February 10: WAKARUSA MUSIC AND CAMPING FESTIVAL WAKA WINTER CLASSIC featuring LITTLE BIG FAT * THINNER TEED * THE NEW OLD CAVALRY * TONAL CARAVAN * DOCTOR ED & FRIENDS $5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 11: ECHONINE * PASSING THOUGHTS * THE HANDSOME DEVILZ (Smiths Cover band) * FLETCHER ROCKWELL $ 5/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Monday, February 13: SUPPORT ADDED: Dirt Room Show… VILLAINS COMPANY * LOGAN SQUARES * OUT FOR HOURS $5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, February 14: Valentine’s Day Punk Rock Dance… THE SIDERUNNERS * WANTON LOOKS * THE HANDCUFFS * THE SONNETS * THE DEMERITS & DJ TAFKAVince $5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, February 15: PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute) $7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 16: Baby Steps Again presents… AKBAR * MR. GREENWEEDZ * PSEUDO SLANG * DJ FORM * ODD OBSESSION with RAS SHERMAN * hosted by JON BLAZINI THE EDUTAINER * live painting by DMN OLOGY $5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, February 17: Soul Summit Presents Metro Winter Soulstice Free Dance Party with… SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA * DUKE GRIP * SLOPPY WHITE FREE / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 18: Ground Lift Media Presents… DRE DAY 2012, a celebration of Dr. Dre’s Music with… INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE * DJ TREW * PICKEL * KOOL KERSH * hosted by ADAD * live visuals by KILLCHNNL $10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 18: Early Dirtroom Show… CAUGHT IN YOUR POCKETS * VENNA (ex The Felix Culpa) * JIM & JEN (members of Kid, You’ll Move Mountains) $7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Sunday, February 19: COLDCOCK JONES & THE SHITHAWKS Cut a Live Record * BITTGER WIGS * DRIPPING SLITS * DOUBLE DOOR LIQUORS WIFFLEBALL CLUB VS. REGGIES $5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7PM

Monday, February 20: SUPPORT ADDED: Dirtroom Show… Phantom Note Presents… BEGGARS * CASK * OF WOLVES * CONTENDER $5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, February 21: Paddy Rock and Double Door present… THE MAHONES * KEVIN FLYNN AND THE AVONDALE RAMBLERS * THE GREAT WHISKEY PROJECT $8 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, February 22: PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute) $7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 23: RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE $10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, February 24: THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA * THE RIGHT NOW * DJRC $13 advance, $15 day of show/Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 25: MATTHEW GOOD * EMILY GREEN $20 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, February 26: Late Dirtroom Show… Akasha presents: Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs THE GRADUATE of Illuminati Congo * RAD BRIAN of Impala Sound * special guests LORD DUBIOUS * DJ RIZZLA * movies by Odd Obsession FREE / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Monday, February 27: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: DJ SHITTY WIZARD presents BLUE MODAY, celebrating the music of the 80s $5 / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Tuesday, February 28: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: Dirtroom Show… PEARL AND THE BEARD $7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, February 29: PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute) $7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, March 1: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: MAGIC CITY * BIG COLOUR $7 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 2: Early Show… GET LIT! LAUCH PARTY AND READING: A celebration of the importance of exclamation points, Get Lit! is a joint collaboration between the curators of Brooklyn’s Mental Marginalia Reading Series and the editors of LIT and Dewclaw. On the occasion of the launch of LIT 21 and the AWP conference, writers try to stay sober enough to read. Featuring: Darren Angle, Amina Cain, Mark Gurarie, Jeff T. Johnson, Alex Crowley, Mark Bibbins, Nick Demske, Jaclyn Lovell, Claire Donato, Christian Ochoa, Jackie Clark and more. FREE / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:30PM

Friday, March 2: SUPPORT ADDED: UNIVERSE (CD Release Show) * BELIEVE YOU ME * BLACK CANVAS $7 / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Saturday, March 3: JEROME HOLLOWAY * NATALIE OLIVERI * ESH $8 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Tuesday, March 6: ST. BAGU * OLD BLACK AND BLUE EYES * SAMANTHA * ARBOGAST * BLAST OFF $1 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, March 7: CORROSION OF CONFORMITY * TORCHE * VALIENT THORR * A STORM OF LIGHT $18 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, March 8: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents… JIP JOP * BAMMEL AND THE SUPER NATURALS * MURLEY SHERTZ $8 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 9: LEZ ZEPPELIN * MAG 7 * THE YOUNG DISTRACTIONS $20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 10: Lucid Life Works presents… ROBERT GLASPER $25 early bird, $30 advance, $35 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Monday, March 12: Double Door and Ratio Nation Present… MUNDIAL DE MUSICA * CANTECA $20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, March 13: GAG ORDER * THE ULTRASOUNDS * HYENA * DEAD BEAT $1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, March 15: EL DIABLO * SKINWALKER * DENIAL MACHINE * LOSING SCARLET $1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 16: Soul Summit Presents… DEROBERT & THE HALF-TRUTHS * SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA, DUKE GRIP, SLOPPY WHITE $8 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 17: St. Paddy’s Day 2012… You Get What You Pay For: Free Show with BEER NUTS FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, March 18: Japan Nite: Musical Madness from Japan… ZZZ’z * THE AKABANE VULGARS ON STRONG BYPASS * NOKIES! * more bands TBA $10 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, March 20: ABOUT NOTHING * THE FUCKERS FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, March 21: NNEKA $12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, March 22: RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE $10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, March 23: Sean Healy Presents… BJ THE CHICAGO KID $15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, March 24: Sean Healy Presents… SLUM VILLAGE * CALAVIER KIDD * ENIGMATIC * PALMER SQUARES * KENN RETRO $20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, March 27: Seamonsters Tour… THE WEDDING PRESENT * THE JET AGE * PINKY PIGLETS $15 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, March 29: HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM $10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 30: J. RODDY WALSTON & THE BUSINESS * THE FEATURES $12 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 31: KATCHAFIRE $12 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, April 4: SUPPORT ADDED: THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR * AKTAR AKTAR $10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, April 5: HELLO SEAHORSE! $15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, April 10: SUPPORT ADDED: RASPUTINA * DANIEL KNOX $15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 14: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: Shoeshine Boy Productions Presents… SHOESHINE BOY PRODUCTIONS 12TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY $10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, April 18: SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE $7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Friday, April 27: (JAM) FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE $25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 28: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/11 @ NOON: INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS $15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 5: LOCAL H $15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 12: Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album… ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D $12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, June 20: MOGWAI $25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details

Abbey Pub Listings 2.9.12

The Abbey Pub Logo

Got St Patty’s Day Plans? Come check out The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival!
Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. Starts at 8am with the GAA Games, and a bus to Chicago’s St. Patricks Day parade. Tickets $10 in advance.

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. -9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. -9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS! On Sale Now:

Starting Monday Feb. 13th

The Abbey’s Monday Night Winter Bags League !

2 people per team, $25 per person. 6 week tournament plus 2 weeks of playoffs

Cash prizes!! Sign up at The Abbey Pub or email Leslie@abbeypub.com

Sat. 2-25-12:

Falldown Band – Eric Lambert. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 930pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 3-1-12:

Tom Fuller Band. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-9-12:

Chi Town Get Down

Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-30-12:

Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Indobox. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

COMING SOON>>>>

Thurs. 2-9-12:

Full Court Press (All Star Jam featuring Chicago’s MVP’s)

The Starters Team: Family Groove Company’s Janis Wallin- Bass, Family Groove Company’s Mattis Blanck- Drums, Strange Arrangement’s Jim Conry- Guitar, Digital Tape Machine’s Marcus Rezak- Guitar, Old Shoe’s Joe Day- Keys)

Off The Bench Team: Land of Atlantis’ Kevin Davidson- Saxophone, Strange Arrangement’s Steve Sinde- Drums, The Coop’s Joe Re- Keys, Family Groove Company’s Adam Lewis- Guitar, Groovatron’s Tony McCullough- Saxophone, Land of Atlantis’ Josh Hanchar- Bass, Governor Switch’s Mike Mirro- Drums, The Coop’s Jacob Barinholtz- Drums, perc, Groovatron’s Nick Ferrer- Guitar, Fresh Hops’ Joe Marcinek- Keys, Jaik Willis – Guitar. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Fri. 2-10-12:

Chi Town Get Down

Fifth World – Herbert Wiser Band – Ifdakar. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-10-12:

IN THE GREEN ROOM: Pat Smillie Acoustic Duo. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-11-12:

Pre Valentines day Dinner wine & Live Music!

The Lauren Wolf Band – Michele McGuire – The Puffins. Doors at 8pm and show at 9 pm. Tickets $5 in advance and at the door. Any Entrée $10, house wine $4!

*Get Dinner, a glass of wine and Live music for under $20 a person!

Thurs. 2-16-12:

Ode – Kellen and Me – Jennifer Hall (acoustic). Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 2-16-12:

IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Abbey Family Unites: A Benefit for Tanya:

Join us for a night of music, drinks and love as we gather together to support our own, Tanya Orndorff. Anyone who has been to The Abbey has probably met Tanya as she’s been with us for almost 10 years. Unfortunately her family recently suffered the loss of her father Preston Orndorff. We are raise money for medical bills and burial expenses. There is no cover for this event, just donations at the door and we’ll be raffling off some cool prizes. If you can’t make it but would still like to help out please click the link below. Tanya has been smiling and entertaining our customers, staff, vendors and everyone else who walks through that door for years. Now it’s time for us to make her day brighter. We hope to see you out there.

http://www.giveforward.com/prestonorndorff

Fri. 2-17-12:

The Wolfe Tones – The Trinity Irish Dancers. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Fri. 2-17-12:

IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Soda Jerks. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-18-12:

The Abbey & Silver Wrapper Present:

Brothers Past – Alpha Data – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine). Doors at 8pm and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 2-18-12:

IN THE GREEN ROOM: . Railway Records Residency, feat. Midwestern Lull & Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. 9pm, No Cover.

Wed. 2-22-12:

Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!

Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.

-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.

Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 2-23-12:

Irish Night

Fisticuffs, Mickey Harte (cd release show / 4 time platinum selling artist from ireland.), John Condron. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-24-12:

Country Night!

Brushfire – Jason and the Haymakers – Jeremy Scheuch (Country DJ). Door at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Ticket Link:

Fri. 2-24-12:

IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Buckstops, 9pm no cover.

Sat. 2-25-12:

Falldown Band – Eric Lambert. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 930pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 2-29-12:

Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!

Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

featuring the band Orquesta Nabori.

-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.

Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-1-12:

Tom Fuller Band. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-2-12:

Terrapin Flyer – Melvin Seals – Mark Karan – This Must Be The Band. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $15 in advance, $17 at the door.

Sat. 3-3-12:

Stellar Road – S. Joel Norman – 3 In Counting. Doors 8 p.m., show 9 p.m. $10 in advance and at the door.

Wed. 3-7-12:

Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!

Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

featuring the band Joe Rendon and Friends.

-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.

Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-8-12:

Kelsey Montanez – The Soundwalls – Drama Junkies – Dinosaur Party. Door at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-9-12:

Chi Town Get Down

Fifth World – Herbert Wiser – Indigo Sun. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-10-12:

56 Hope Road – Elisa Grace – Chicago Farmer. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 3-14-12:

Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!

Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!

featuring the band Rica Obsesion.

-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.

Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-15-12:

Country Night!

Back Country Roads – Jin and Tonic. Doors at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-16-12:

American English. Doors at 8pm Tickets $10.

Sat. 3-17-12:

The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival:

Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. Starts at 8am with the GAA Games, and a bus to Chicago’s St. Patricks Day parade. Tickets $10 in advance.

Sun. 3-18-12:

Larry Nugent & Guests performing at 3 p.m. as well as an intimate Irish feast. No Cover

Thurs. 3-22-12:

EP3 – Bitch Please. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Fri. 3-23-12:

The August – Dan Hubbard. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door

Sat. 3-24-12:

Mr. Dave (KIDS SHOW). Doors at 12:30pm, and show at 1pm till 2pm. Tickets $5 for Kids and $7 for Adults.

Sat. 3-30-12:

Ultraviolet Hippopotamus – Indobox. Doors at 9pm, and show at 10pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

Thurs. 4-5-12:

Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12:

Needmore – Vanity Theft the Break. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Belly Up Live Music Schedule 2.9.12

Belly Up Logo San Diego

Belly Up announces a special Sunset Sessions New Music Adventure show on Feb 20. Here is this week’s music schedule. 

FEBRUARY

 Thurs Feb 9 – Friday Feb 10 – Groundation – Bob Marley Tribute Show w/ HI ROOTS 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri Feb 10 Super Nacho (former Los Chicharones Guapos) Happy Hour 5pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 11 F-MS A Rockin’ Jazz and Blues Night for Breea with Steph Johnson, DJ noel, Alan Iglesia and Crossfire 3-6pm $20 ga

Sat Feb 11 ALO w/ Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers (jam) 9pm $16 adv / $18 DOS

Sun Feb 12 Candye Kane’s Sweetheart Swing featuring Karling Abbeygate 3:30pm $7 ga

Sun Feb 12 An Evening with Abbey Road performing A Hard Day’s Night 8:00pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Mon Feb 13 The Asteroids Galaxy Tour –w/ Vacationer (pop) cross promo w/ Casbah 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Tues Feb 14 Mad House 7: Valentine’s Day Dance Party with DJ Man-Cat, Chamberlin, Rock the Disotek, Dbear, Shift and Kevin P, French Kiss Collective plus live art, photo booth and dancers 8pm $10 adv/ $12 day of

Wed Feb 15 Sunset Sessions presents: An Evening of Music and Story with Jimmy Clifff, Special Guest Lukas Nelson 8pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Thurs Feb 16 Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks w/ Nena Anderson (cowboy, singer songwriter, jazz, pop) * seated show! 8pmGet Schooled by Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks at the Kollege of Musical Knowledge $22 adv / $24 day of

Fri Feb 17 91X Presents An Evening with Cake – SOLD OUT!! 8:30pm $55 ga

Sat Feb 18 The Molly McInerny Celebration of Life with Mar Dels, The Swingin’ Kings Matinee 3-7pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 18 Atomic Punks, A Tribute to Early Van Halen Performing Van Halen in its entirety & greatest hits w/ Motley Inc 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun Feb 19 Steve Poltz 3rd Annual 50th Birthday Bash feat The Rugburns, Bob Schneider, AJ Croce and Sara Petite

Mon Feb 20 Sunset Sessions New Music Adventure with The Makepeace Brothers, The Brothers of Brazil, Dawn Mitschele, Clark Graham, The Empty Pockets 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Tues Feb 21 Gomez – The Quinceañera Tour,w/ Hey Rosetta! (indie rock) 8pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Wed Feb 22 BoomBox w/ Ill-Esha & ChrisB (electronic) 8:30pm $15 adv / $17 day of * we will be collecting dog and cat food / leashes and toys for Helen Woodwards Animeals bin!

Thurs Feb 23 Ra Ra Riot w/ The Submarines and Papa – Casbah presents (indie rock) 9pm $18 ga

Fri Feb 24 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri Feb 24 The Tommy Castro Band w/ Swingin Kings (blues) 9pm $ 17 adv / $19 day of

Sat Feb 25 Bulky Jones Matinee 3:45pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 25 Johnny Cash B-Day Party Featuring Cash’d Out with Jame’s Kruks’ Elite Elvis Tribute and DJ Gonzo 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun Feb 26 AMERICA w/ The Riders 8pm $69 adv / $74 day of

Tues Feb 28 LOS LONELY BOYS ACOUSTIC SHOW w/ The Dunwells – KPRI Pres (Texican Rock N Roll) 8pm $42 adv / $44 DOS

Wed Feb 29 A Evening with Boz Scaggs – SOLD OUT! 8pm $75 adv / $80 day of

MARCH

Thurs March 1 Closed for Private Party!

Fri March 2 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 2 The Ultimate Stones, A Tribute to the Rolling Stones with Classic Cream featuring Kofi Baker w/ DJ ManCat 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sat March 3 Jackie Greene w/ guest (Americana, folk) 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun March 4 A Tribute to the Music of Gram Parsons featuring Jack Tempchin, Brennen Leigh, The Rocksliders, Eve Selis and Marc Twang, Rick Shea, Mark Nemetz 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Wed March 7 San Diego Coastkeepers Ocean Commotion feat The Barnwell Shift, Big Penny and Guests 8pm $10 / $12

Thurs March 8 The Silent Comedy, Dead Feather Moon, The Howls (indie, rock) Casbah pres 9pm $15 ga

Fri March 9 Happy Hour with The Fabulous Pelicans 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 9 The Green with guest and DJ Carlos Culture– Polynesian Underground pres (reggae, island) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Sat March 10 WHO’S BAD (Michael Jackson Trib) w/ The Tighten Ups and DJ Man Cat 9pm $18 adv / $20 DOS

Sun March 11 02 for Life Event – Native Costa Rican Cuisine, Silent and Live Auction, Drink and Dano’s Island Sounds 5:30 pm $75 ga

Wed March 14 Drive By Truckers w/ Robert Ellis (Southern Rock) 9pm $26 adv / $28 day of

Thurs March 15 Jungle DJ’s Feat Wildkats, Jungle Res (Matt Marabella, Porky & the Lion, Ryan Orey) 9pm $12 adv / $14

Fri March 16 The English Beat with guest 8:30pm $20 ga

Sat March 17 MONIQUE: Not Skinny, Not Blonde – with Kyle Fitzgerald matinee

Sat March 17 The English Beat with guest 9pm $20 ga

Sun March 18 Sage Francis – Casbah presents (indie, hip hop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Mon March 19 Closed for Private Party!

Tues March 20 Lucero w/ The Drowning Men (alt country) Casbah presents 9pm $20 ga

Wed March 21 Cults (indie, rock) w/Spectrals and Mrs. Magician Casbah presents 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Thurs March 22 Conspirator w/ Marc and Aron from the Disco Biscuits w/ Sublmnl, DJ Leif and Philly Be (electronic) Ocean Beats Presents 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun March 25 Dazed and Confused Dazed and Confused’s Strings Attached 8pm $10 adv / $12 day of Performing Led Zeppelin IV and all the hits.

Mon March 26 Kathleen Edwards with guest 8pm $17 adv / $19 day of

Wed March 28 Galactic feat. Corey Glover of Living Colour and Corey Henry (Rebirth Brass Band) w/ The Soul Rebels 9pm $27 ga

Thurs March 29 Todd Snider (country, rock) w/ guest 8pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri March 30 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 30 MICHAEL ROSE W/ The Reggae Angels (reggae) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Sat March 31 Super Diamond w/ guest (Super Diamond Tribute) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

APRIL

Sun April 1 Laugh for Recovery Matinee w/Kenny Kane & Host Bob Murphy 3pm $25 ga / $30 day of

Sun April 1 Elite Elvis Tribute w/ guest 8pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Mon April 2 Heartless Bastards w/ guest – Casbah presents (alternative, garage) 9pm $16 ga

Thurs April 5 On Point Promo pres Seedless, Reeform and Zen Robbi (reggae)8pm $8 adv / $10 day of

Fri April 6 Vokab Kompany w/ The Holdup 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Sat April 7 Transfer with Blackout Party and Shake Before Us (indie, rock) Casbah presents 9pm $15 ga

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 adv / $30 day of

Fri April 13 Steel Pulse w/ guest 9pm $55 adv / $60 day of

Sat April 14 Sara Petite Circus Comes to Town Album Release Matinee 1:45pm $10 adv / $12 day of

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs w/ guest (rock, pop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun April 15 Taj Mahal w/ guest (blues) 9pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOSE Casbah Pres 9pm $22.50 / $25 day of

Tues April 17 The Hives w/ The Bronx Casbah pres 9pm $23 ga

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks w/ IMAGES & The Makeup Sex 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Sat April 21 Cat Empire w/ guest(Aussie, ska, jazz, pop) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

MAY

Fri May 4 X w/ guest (LA Punk) 9pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Fri May 11 Wild Child (Doors Tribute) w/ guest 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen w/ guest – Casbah presents (alternative) 9pm $20 ga

Sun May 20 Spiritualized w/ guest – Casbah pres (space rock) 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles w/Brown Bird (bluegrass) 8pm $18 adv / $20 day of

 JUNE

Sun June 3 Mogwai – Casbah pres (Scottish ‘post-rock’ ) 9pm $27 ga

Abbey Pub Listings 2.2.12

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Don’t miss out the Abbey’s Pre Valentines Day Dinner & Live Music on Sat. 2-11-12! Have some food, a glass of wine and enjoy The Lauren Wolf Band, Michele McGuire & The Puffins. All for under $20!

WEEKLY & MONTHLY IN THE GREEN ROOM:

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. -9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. -9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS! On Sale Now:

Starting Monday Feb. 13th
The Abbey’s Monday Night Winter Bags League !
2 people per team, $25 per person. 6 week tournament plus 2 weeks of playoffs
Cash prizes!! Sign up at The Abbey Pub or email Leslie@abbeypub.com

Thurs. 3-22-12: EP3 – Bitch Please. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Thurs. 4-5-12: Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

COMING SOON>>>>

Tue. 1-31-12: Sexfist. Doors at 9pm, show at 9:30pm. $5 at the door.

Tues. 1-31-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM
The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE: For the month of January, our host, Scott, “The Madman” Madden has been selecting artists to perform at tonight’s showcase for a chance to earn a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side. Watch them all compete tonight for a chance at supporting one of our venue side artists. Starts at 8:30, no cover.

Fri. 2-3-12: Alex Hoffer – Dear Electric Family – OD Joe. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and at the door.
RSVP at Do312 for no cover till 10pm: http://do312.com/event/2012/02/03/the-nation-alex-hoffer-dear-electric-family

Sat. 2-4-12: Brothers Rage – Afternoon Moon – Digeometric (Funkfusion). doors at 8pm and show at 9pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.
RSVP at Do312 for no cover till 10pm: http://do312.com/event/2012/02/04/brothers-rage-afternoon-moon-digeometric

Sat. 2-4-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: Deep Cricket Night The Whores. No cover. 9 p.m.

Sun. 2-5-12: Superbowl #46 VIP Party!
Come watch the Superbowl on our 14ft screen, we have a VIP package for $20 in advance and $25 at the door, including draft beer and pizza!

Thurs. 2-9-12: Full Court Press (All Star Jam featuring Chicago’s MVP’s)
The Starters Team: Family Groove Company’s Janis Wallin- Bass, Family Groove Company’s Mattis Blanck- Drums, Strange Arrangement’s Jim Conry- Guitar, Digital Tape Machine’s Marcus Rezak- Guitar, Old Shoe’s Joe Day- Keys)

Off The Bench Team: Land of Atlantis’ Kevin Davidson- Saxophone, Strange Arrangement’s Steve Sinde- Drums, The Coop’s Joe Re- Keys, Family Groove Company’s Adam Lewis- Guitar, Groovatron’s Tony McCullough- Saxophone, Land of Atlantis’ Josh Hanchar- Bass, Governor Switch’s Mike Mirro- Drums, The Coop’s Jacob Barinholtz- Drums, perc, Groovatron’s Nick Ferrer- Guitar, Fresh Hops’ Joe Marcinek- Keys, Jaik Willis – Guitar. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Fri. 2-10-12: Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser Band – Ifdakar. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-10-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: Pat Smillie Acoustic Duo. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-11-12: Pre Valentines day Dinner wine & Live Music!
The Lauren Wolf Band – Michele McGuire – The Puffins. Doors at 8pm and show at 9 pm. Tickets $5 in advance and at the door. Any Entrée $10, house wine $4!
*Get Dinner, a glass of wine and Live music for under $20 a person!

Thurs. 2-16-12: Ode – Kellen and Me – Jennifer Hall (acoustic). Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-17-12: The Wolfe Tones – The Trinity Irish Dancers. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Fri. 2-17-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Soda Jerks. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-18-12: The Abbey & Silver Wrapper Present:

Brothers Past – Alpha Data – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine). Doors at 8pm and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 2-18-12: IN THE GREEN ROOM: . Railway Records Residency, feat. Midwestern Lull & Sarah Holtschlag & the Crosscuts. 9pm, No Cover.

Wed. 2-22-12: Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards! featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 2-23-12: Irish Night
Fisticuffs, Mickey Harte (cd release show / 4 time platinum selling artist from ireland.), John Condron. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-24-12: Country Night!
Brushfire – Jason and the Haymakers – Jeremy Scheuch (Country DJ). Door at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 2-29-12: Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Orquesta Nabori.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Fri. 3-2-12: Terrapin Flyer – Melvin Seals – Mark Karan – This Must Be The Band. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $15 in advance, $17 at the door.

Sat. 3-3-12: Stellar Road – S. Joel Norman – 3 In Counting. Doors 8 p.m., show 9 p.m. $10 in advance and at the door.

Wed. 3-7-12: Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Joe Rendon and Friends.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-8-12: Kelsey Montanez – The Soundwalls – Drama Junkies – Dinosaur Party. Door at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-10-12: 56 Hope Road – Elisa Grace – Chicago Farmer. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 3-14-12: Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards! featuring the band Rica Obsesion.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-15-12: Country Night!
Back Country Roads – Jin and Tonic. Doors at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-16-12: American English. Doors at 8pm Tickets $10.

Sat. 3-17-12: The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival:
Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. 8pm, tickets $10 in advance.

Thurs. 3-22-12: EP3 – Bitch Please. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Sat. 3-24-12: Mr. Dave (KIDS SHOW). Doors at 12:30pm, and show at 1pm till 2pm. Tickets $5 for Kids and $7 for Adults.

Fri. 3-24-12: The August – Dan Hubbard. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Thurs. 4-5-12: Kill the Alarm (acoustic) – Josh Holmes – Fivestar Deluxe. Doors at 8:30pm, and show at 9:30pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12: Needmore – Vanity Theft the Breakband. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

METRO * SMART BAR * DOUBLE DOOR Live Music Calendar 2.2.12

Don’t miss Double Door’s Valentine’s Day Punk Rock Dance Party with The Siderunners, Wanton Looks, The Handcuffs, The Sonnets, The Demerits and DJ Tafka Vince! And just in case you are thinking about St Patty’s Day stop back by for a free show with Beer Nuts! Read all about it here!

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO & SMART BAR:
Friday, February 10: Red Bull Music Academy – Chicago Sessions Presents….An All-Building Event In Metro… FRANKIE KNUCKLES * MICHAEL SERAFINI * DJ SPINN * DJ RASHAD In Smart Bar… DJ SLUGO * DJ DEEON * CHARLIE GLITCH * RAMPAGE * MADDJAZZ

JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN SMART BAR:
Monday, February 13: DJ HEATHER * CRAIG ALEXANDER * SANTIAGO * KARL ALMARIA

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON IN METRO:
Thursday, May 3: (JAM)SPIRITUALIZED

Wednesday, June 20:MOGWAI

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON IN SMART BAR:
Thursday, February 16: FORT KNOX FIVE (4-TURNTABLE SET) * INTEL * MAKER * DJ MERK 1

Thursday, February 23: NGUZUNGUZU * SUPREME CUTS (LIVE) * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * JAKE GUIDRY

Thursday, March 1: LUNICE * RUCKUS * DJ THE TORNADO * JEFF PIETRO

Friday, March 2: LAZARO CASANOVA * ORCHARD LOUNGE

Thursday, March 8: ANA SIA

Saturday, March 17: JUS-ED * JUSTIN LONG * NATHAN DREW LARSEN

Friday, March 30: 6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT IN SMART BAR:
Wednesday, February 8: WEAPONRY * MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON

Wednesday, February 22: GENE FARRIS * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P

ON SALE NOW:
Tuesday, January 31: SOLD OUT!
Voices of a People’s History Presents Howard Zinn’s…THE PEOPLE SPEAK, LIVE! with MATT DAMON
$12 adv., $15 day of, $25 Seated, $50 Premium / All Ages / Doors: 6pm / Show: 7pm

Wednesday, February 2:
In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine Welcomes
PAUL JOHNSON * REES URBAN * CZBOOGIE
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, February 2:
In Smart Bar… MIA Drum & Bass Showcase with DJs
PHANTOM 45 * DANNY THE WILDCHILD * ALFONZ DE LA MOTA * J CROSS * MC QUESTION MARK
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Drum and Bass

Friday, February 3:
93XRT Welcomes…SMITH WESTERNS * PORCELAIN RAFT * BLEACHED
$16 adv. – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday February 3:
In Smart Bar…AEROPLANE * KID COLOR
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Nu-Disco, House

Saturday, February 4:
The GlitterGuts Dance Punk Circus…WHITE MYSTERY * ENVIRONMENTAL ENCROACHMENT * BLUE RIBBON GLEE CLUB * PERFECT KISS * CLIQUE TALK * PURE MAGICAL LOVE DJ sets by FRONT 312 (Eddie Riot & Mr. Bobby) * UNDERGROUND DOLLAR STORE with Pop-up Shops TBA
Photobooth by GLITTERGUTS * Hosted by ADAM BLACK
$6 adv. – $10 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 4:
In Smart Bar…DANNY DAZE * NO REGULAR PLAY (LIVE) * HONEYBALL
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Sunday, February 5:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…JEAN SHORTS * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, February 8: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Gramaphone presents Rhythmatic III with DJs WEAPONRY * MICHAEL SERAFINI * SCOTTY BRANDON
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, February 9:
In Smart Bar… Wolfpack welcomes LOWRIDERZ * LOVE & LIGHT * MANIC FOCUS * BLACK LION (aka MC Anti)
$10 ($5 before 11 PM with tweet, password or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop

Friday, February 10: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW IN METRO:
Red Bull Music Academy – Chicago Sessions Presents….An All-Building Event
In Metro… FRANKIE KNUCKLES * MICHAEL SERAFINI * DJ SPINN * DJ RASHAD

In Smart Bar…DJ SLUGO * DJ DEEON * CHARLIE GLITCH * RAMPAGE * MADDJAZZ
$5 Adv., $10 Door / 18 & Over (You must be 21+ to enter Smart Bar) / Door: 10pm / Show: 10pm

Saturday, February 11: (JAM) SOLD OUT!
THE DARKNESS * FOXY SHAZAM
$27.50 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 11:
In Smart Bar… Classic- The Residency with DERRICK CARTER
$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Sunday, February 12:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…DJ FLIK* MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Monday, February 13: JUST ANNOUNCED – ON SALE NOW:
In Smart Bar…WNUR presents the 2012 Chicago Jack Summit & Fundraiser with DJs DJ HEATHER * CRAIG ALEXANDER * SANTIAGO * KARL ALMARIA
$5 Donation / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Wednesday, February 15: (JAM)
DIE ANTWOORD
$22 / All Ages / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, February 15:
In Smart Bar… 5 Magazine presents a night of UK Garage with DJs MARK ALMARIA * SUSHI * REES URBAN * CZBOOGIE
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Thursday, February 16: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… RBMA and the RunOff present the Chicago Sessions with
FORT KNOX FIVE (4-TURNTABLE SET) * INTEL * MAKER * DJ MERK 1
$5 (Free before 11 with SB Tweet or student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Breaks, Funk

Friday, February 17:
Dead Fame BASS with MIDNIGHT CONSPIRACY * KRIS BARMAN (of Innerpartysystem) * CENOB1TE * RUCKUS * ENOPTIX
$8 adv. – $10 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM – 3AM
$6 Limited Early Bird Tickets Available Now!

Friday, February 17:
In Smart Bar…SAEED YOUNAN * MICHAEL SERAFINI
$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight with tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Saturday, February 18:
Winter Soulstice 2012…CHARLES BRADLEY & HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES * LITTLE BARRIE * SOUL SUMMIT DJs
$18 adv. – $21 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 18:
In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs…JUSTIN LONG * MIKE HUCKABY * SEVRON
$10 before midnight, $12 after ($5 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Sunday, February 19:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO….MR. PEABODY RECORDS (Mark Grusane & Mike Cole) * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, February 22: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
In Smart Bar… Acid Test all vinyl experience with DJs GENE FARRIS * BLUE J * JULIAN PENA * SEVRON * STEPHEN P
FREE / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, February 23: MOVED TO THE RIVIERA – METRO TIX HONORED:
YOUNG THE GIANT * WALK THE MOON
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 23: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & Signal present “The Chicago Sessions” with NGUZUNGUZU * SUPREME CUTS (LIVE) * BIZZIES * SPARKLETONE * JAKE GUIDRY
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Futurebass

Friday, February 24:
In Smart Bar… Objektivity Presents DENNIS FERRER & ANDRE HOMMEN * JOHN SIMMONS
$10 Advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with text or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House

Saturday, February 25: SOLD OUT!
THE PROMISE RING * JOAN OF ARC
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 25:
In Smart Bar…DYED SOUNDOROM * HERNAN SANCHEZ (Birthday Set) * DINO G. & GARRETT B.
$10 before midnight, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech House

Sunday, February 26:
In Smart Bar… DOLLAR DISCO…WEAPONRY * MICHAEL SERAFINI * KID COLOR * ADULTURE
$2, FREE with industry check stub or industry card (FREE with valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM / Style: Disco, Nu-Disco

Wednesday, February 29:
In Smart Bar… H.O.M.E. with DJs JUSTIN LONG * MAZI * NATE MANIC
$5 (All proceeds to benefit special needs students of Chicago Public Schools) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno

Thursday, March 1: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & Smart Bar present the Chicago Sessions with LUNICE * RUCKUS * DJ THE TORNADO * JEFF PIETRO
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Futurebass

Friday, March 2: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar…LAZARO CASANOVA * ORCHARD LOUNGE
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Tech-House

Saturday, March 3:
REVEREND HORTON HEAT * LARRY AND HIS FLASK * THE GODDAMNED GALLOWS
$25 / 18 & over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday March 3:
In Smart Bar…JUAN ATKINS * MATT MAIN * POLBEETA
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno, Tech House

Thursday, March 8: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… RBMA & the Wolfpack present the Chicago Sessions with ANA SIA
$5 (Free before 11pm with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Dubstep, Glitch Hop

Friday, March 9:
93XRT Welcomes…COMPANY OF THIEVES
$15 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 7PM

Saturday, March 10:
BALKAN BEAT BOX
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 10:
In Smart Bar… Volatl & Smart Bar welcome…CHRISTIAN SMITH * TIM BAKER * JASON PATRICK
$10 advance & before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Techno

Friday, March 16:
THE TOSSERS * WE ARE THE UNION
$17 adv – $19 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 16:
In Smart Bar…COLETTE * ADONIS CHILDS * FORTUNE
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 17: (JAM)
93XRT Welcomes…G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE * SCOTT H. BIRAM
$25 adv – $30 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, March 17: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… Dotbleep with DJs JUS-ED * JUSTIN LONG * NATHAN DREW LARSEN
$10 before midnight, $13 after ($5 before midnight with Smart Bar Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House, Techno, Tech House

Friday, March 23:
DELTA SPIRIT * WATERS
$17 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, March 25: (JAM)
I Get Wet 10th Anniversary Tour…ANDREW W.K.
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, March 28:
of MONTREAL * LONEY DEAR * KISHI BASHI
$23 / All Ages / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:45PM

Friday, March 30: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
In Smart Bar… MiM Welcomes 6th BOROUGH PROJECT * THE REVENGE * PHIL STONE
$10 before midnight, $15 after ($5 before midnight w/ SB Tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: House

Saturday, March 31:
In Smart Bar…STEVE BUG * MAZI * NATE MANIC
$10 advance, $12 before midnight, $15 after ($7 before midnight with SB tweet or valid student ID) / 21 & Over / Doors: 10 PM / Show: 10 PM / Style: Tech House, Techno

Monday, April 2:
NADA SURF * AN HORSE
$23 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, April 3: (JAM)
THE TINGS TINGS
$22.50 adv. – $25 day of / All Ages / Doors: 6:30PM / Show: 7:30PM

Wednesday, April 4:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…YOUTH LAGOON
$16 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, April 5:
93XRT Welcomes…WILD FLAG
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9:30PM

Friday, April 6:
CHIRPradio Welcomes…NEON INDIAN * FRIENDS
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, April 7:
LUCERO * WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE
$19 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, April 8:
WHITE RABBITS
$15 / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, April 13: SUPPORT ADDED:
TRAMPLED BY TURTLES * THESE UNITED STATES
$21 adv. – $26 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, April 20:
CULTS * SPECTRALS * MRS. MAGICIAN
$21 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 3: (JAM) ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
SPIRITUALIZED
$25 adv. – $27 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, May 4:
YANN TIERSEN * FELIX
$21 adv. – $23 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, May 24:
THE ADICTS * WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY
$21 / All Ages / Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM

Metro/Smart Bar is located at 3730 N Clark Street. Tickets to Metro and Smart Bar shows are available through the Metro and Smart Bar websites – www.metrochicago.comand www.smartbarchicago.com- and the Metro Box Office. Call (773) 549-0203 for more details.

DOUBLE DOOR UPDATE

ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON IN DOUBLE DOOR:
Friday, March 2:UNIVERSE (CD Release Show)

Monday, March 12: MUNDIAL DE MUSICA * CANTECA

Friday, March 16: DEROBERT & THE HALF-TRUTHS * SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA, DUKE GRIP, SLOPPY WHITE

Sunday, March 18: ZZZ’z * THE AKABANE VULGARS ON STRONG BYPASS * NOKIES! * more bands TBA

Thursday, March 22: RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE

Friday, March 23: BJ THE CHICAGO KID

Thursday, March 29:HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM

Wednesday, April 4:THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR

Friday, April 27: FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE

Saturday, May 5:LOCAL H

Saturday, May 12: ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D

JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
Saturday, March 17:St. Paddy’s Day 2012… You Get What You Pay For: Free Show with BEER NUTS

ON SALE NOW:
Wednesday, February 1: LATE BAND ADDED:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute)
Plus, Dirtroom Late Show featuring
DOG 1
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 2:
Dirtroom Show:
CLARA MAY * JOHN MEAD & THE COYOTES * JB LITTLE * SEAN MAGWIRE
$1 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, February 3: SUPPORT CHANGE:
WGCI Presents… BET Music Matters starring…
ESTELLE * LUKE JAMES * NATALIE OLIVERI
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 4:
Shoeshine Boy Presents…WORK OUT MUSIC * FARRADAY * SATELLITES * THE ELI STORY
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, February 7:
BLACK TAXI * THE LIMBOS * THE DELMORE SHWARTZ * THE FAMILY DYNAMIC
$7 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, February 8: SUPPORT ADDED:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute) * CHESTER BROWN
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 9:
ehLee Entertainment presents…
EARTHGRAZER * GUTTERBILLY BOYS * EVERLENE * SISERO * BOY ALBERTO
$3 /Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, February 10:
WAKARUSA MUSIC AND CAMPING FESTIVAL WAKA WINTER CLASSIC featuring
LITTLE BIG FAT * THINNER TEED * THE NEW OLD CAVALRY * TONAL CARAVAN * DOCTOR ED & FRIENDS
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, February 11: NEW SHOW TIME:
ECHONINE * PASSING THOUGHTS * THE HANDSOME DEVILZ (Smiths Cover band) * FLETCHER ROCKWELL
$ 5/ Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Monday, February 13:
Dirt Room Show…LOGAN SQUARES * OUT FOR HOURS
$5 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, February 14:
Valentine’s Day Punk Rock Dance…THE SIDERUNNERS * WANTON LOOKS * THE HANDCUFFS * THE SONNETS * THE DEMERITS & DJ TAFKAVince
$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, February 15:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 16:
Baby Steps Again presents…AKBAR * MR. GREENWEEDZ * PSEUDO SLANG * DJ FORM * ODD OBSESSION with RAS SHERMAN * hosted by JON BLAZINI THE EDUTAINER * live painting by DMN OLOGY
$5 advance, $8 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, February 17:
Soul Summit Presents Metro Winter Soulstice Free Dance Party with…SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA * DUKE GRIP * SLOPPY WHITE
FREE / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 18:
Ground Lift Media Presents…DRE DAY 2012, a celebration of Dr. Dre’s Music with…INTEL * MAKER * BIG ONCE * DJ TREW * PICKEL * KOOL KERSH * hosted by ADAD * live visuals by KILLCHNNL
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 18:
Early Dirtroom Show…CAUGHT IN YOUR POCKETS * VENNA (ex The Felix Culpa) * JIM & JEN (members of Kid, You’ll Move Mountains)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Sunday, February 19:
COLDCOCK JONES & THE SHITHAWKS Cut a Live Record * BITTGER WIGS * DRIPPING SLITS * DOUBLE DOOR LIQUORS WIFFLEBALL CLUB VS. REGGIES
$5 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7PM

Monday, February 20:
Dirtroom Show…Phantom Note Presents…BEGGARS * CASK * CONTENDER
$5 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, February 21:
Paddy Rock and Double Door present…THE MAHONES * KEVIN FLYNN AND THE AVONDALE RAMBLERS * THE GREAT WHISKEY PROJECT
$8 / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, February 22:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Thursday, February 23:
RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, February 24:
THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA * THE RIGHT NOW * DJRC
$13 advance, $15 day of show/Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, February 25:
MATTHEW GOOD * EMILY GREEN
$20 /Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, February 26:
Late Dirtroom Show…Akasha presents: Simmer Down Sunday with resident DJs
THE GRADUATE of Illuminati Congo * RAD BRIAN of Impala Sound * special guests LORD DUBIOUS * DJ RIZZLA * movies by Odd Obsession
FREE / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Wednesday, February 29:
PARADISE WAITS (Grateful Dead Tribute)
$7 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Friday, March 2:
Early Show…GET LIT! LAUCH PARTY AND READING:
A celebration of the importance of exclamation points, Get Lit! is a joint collaboration between the curators of Brooklyn’s Mental Marginalia Reading Series and the editors of LIT and Dewclaw. On the occasion of the launch of LIT 21 and the AWP conference, writers try to stay sober enough to read. Featuring: Darren Angle, Amina Cain, Mark Gurarie, Jeff T. Johnson, Alex Crowley, Mark Bibbins, Nick Demske, Jaclyn Lovell, Claire Donato, Christian Ochoa, Jackie Clark and more.
FREE / Doors: 6PM / Show: 6:30PM

Friday, March 2: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
UNIVERSE (CD Release Show)
$7 / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM

Saturday, March 3:
JEROME HOLLOWAY * NATALIE OLIVERI * ESH
$8 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Tuesday, March 6:
ST. BAGU * OLD BLACK AND BLUE EYES * SAMANTHA * ARBOGAST * BLAST OFF
$1 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, March 7:
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY * TORCHE * VALIENT THORR * A STORM OF LIGHT
$18 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, March 9:
LEZ ZEPPELIN * MAG 7 * THE YOUNG DISTRACTIONS
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 10:
Lucid Life Works presents…ROBERT GLASPER
$25 early bird, $30 advance, $35 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Monday, March 12: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
Double Door and Ratio Nation Present…MUNDIAL DE MUSICA * CANTECA
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, March 13:
GAG ORDER * THE ULTRASOUNDS * HYENA * DEAD BEAT
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, March 15:
EL DIABLO * SKINWALKER * DENIAL MACHINE * LOSING SCARLET
$1 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Friday, March 16: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
Soul Summit Presents…DEROBERT & THE HALF-TRUTHS * SOUL SUMMIT DJS DAVE MATA, DUKE GRIP, SLOPPY WHITE
$8 / Doors: 9PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 17: JUST ANNOUNCED – FREE EVENT:
St. Paddy’s Day 2012… You Get What You Pay For: Free Show with
BEER NUTS
FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Sunday, March 18: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
Japan Nite: Musical Madness from Japan…
ZZZ’z * THE AKABANE VULGARS ON STRONG BYPASS * NOKIES! * more bands TBA
$10 / Doors: 7:30PM / Show: 8PM

Tuesday, March 20:
ABOUT NOTHING * THE FUCKERS
FREE / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Wednesday, March 21:
NNEKA
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Thursday, March 22: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
RAW NATURAL BORN ARTISTS SHOWCASE
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Friday, March 23: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
Sean Healy Presents…BJ THE CHICAGO KID
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8PM

Saturday, March 24: SUPPORT ADDED:
Sean Healy Presents…SLUM VILLAGE * CALAVIER KIDD * ENIGMATIC * PALMER SQUARES * KENN RETRO
$20 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Tuesday, March 27:
Seamonsters Tour…THE WEDDING PRESENT * THE JET AGE * PINKY PIGLETS
$15 /Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Thursday, March 29: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
HUNX AND HIS PUNX * HEAVY CREAM
$10 advance, $12 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Friday, March 30:
J. RODDY WALSTON & THE BUSINESS * THE FEATURES
$12 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, March 31:
KATCHAFIRE
$12 / Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM

Wednesday, April 4: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR
$10 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 8:30PM

Thursday, April 5:
HELLO SEAHORSE!
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Tuesday, April 10:
RASPUTINA
$15 advance, $17 day of show / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, April 18:
SAID THE WHALE * AUDIENCES * OTTER PETTER * BAMBI RAPTOR * CHAINS OF LOVE
$7 advance, $10 day of show / Doors: 7PM / Show: 7:30PM

Friday, April 27: (JAM) ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE
$25 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 5: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
LOCAL H
$15 / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Saturday, May 12: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
Recording A Best Of All The Records and “Fires” In It’s Eternity For A Live Album…
ELECTRIC SIX * ANDY D
$12 advance, $15 day of show / Doors: 8:30PM / Show: 9PM

Wednesday, June 20: ON SALE THIS SATURDAY 2/4 @ NOON:
MOGWAI
$25 / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM

Double Door is located at 1572 N. Milwaukee in historic Wicker Park. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketfly or at the Double Door Box office. Call (773) 489-3160 for more details.

Belly Up’s Live Music Schedule 2.2.12

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Tickets to see The Hives this Spring go on sale this Friday! See what else Belly Up has in store for you this weekend!

FEBRUARY
Thurs Feb 2 An Evening with Joe Walsh – SOLD OUT (classic rock) 8pm $100 adv / $105 day of

Fri Feb 3 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri Feb 3An Evening with KELLER WILLIAMS (one man band, jam) 9:30pm $20 adv / $22 DOS

Sat Feb 4 MARTIN SEXTON w/ Adam Gontier (solo) 9pm $23 adv / $25 DOS

Tues Feb 7 Dr. Dog w/ Purling Hiss (classic rock and roll, alternative) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Wed Feb 8 Dave Booda with Michael Tiernan with Lisa Sanders 7:30pm $11 ga * $1 per ticket goes to the SD Music Foundation

Thurs Feb 9 – Friday Feb 10 – Groundation – Bob Marley Tribute Show w/ HI ROOTS 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri Feb 10 Super Nacho (former Los Chicharones Guapos) Happy Hour 5pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 11 F-MS A Rockin’ Jazz and Blues Night for Breea with Steph Johnson, DJ noel, Alan Iglesia and Crossfire 3-6pm $20 ga

Sat Feb 11 ALO w/ Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers (jam) 9pm $16 adv / $18 DOSSun Feb 12 Candye Kane’s Sweetheart Swing featuring Karling Abbeygate 3:30pm $7 ga

Sun Feb 12 An Evening with Abbey Road performing A Hard Day’s Night 8:00pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Mon Feb 13 The Asteroids Galaxy Tour –w/ Vacationer (pop) cross promo w/ Casbah 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Tues Feb 14 Mad House 7: Valentine’s Day Dance Party with DJ Man-Cat, Chamberlin, Rock the Disotek, Dbear, Shift and Kevin P, French Kiss Collective plus live art, photo booth and dancers 8pm $10 adv/ $12 day of

Wed Feb 15 Sunset Sessions presents: An Evening of Music and Story with Jimmy Clifff, Special Guest Lukas Nelson 8pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Thurs Feb 16 Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks w/ Nena Anderson (cowboy, singer songwriter, jazz, pop) * seated show! 8pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Fri Feb 17 91X Presents An Evening with Cake – SOLD OUT!! 8:30pm $55 ga

Sat Feb 18 The Mar Dels Matinee 4:30-7pm $5 gaSat Feb 18 Atomic Punks, A Tribute to Early Van Halen Performing Van Halen in its entirety & greatest hits w/ Motley Inc 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun Feb 19 Steve Poltz 3rd Annual 50th Birthday Bash feat The Rugburns, Bob Schneider, AJ Croce and Sara Petite

Tues Feb 21 Gomez – The Quinceañera Tour,w/ Hey Rosetta! (indie rock) 8pm $25 adv / $27 day of Presale on line only to Belly Up VIP’s on Wednesday, with general public on sale Friday.

Wed Feb 22 BoomBox w/ Ill-Esha & ChrisB (electronic) 8:30pm $15 adv / $17 day of * we will be collecting dog and cat food / leashes and toys for Helen Woodwards Animeals bin!

Thurs Feb 23 Ra Ra Riot w/ The Submarines and Papa – Casbah presents (indie rock) 9pm $18 ga

Fri Feb 24 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri Feb 24 The Tommy Castro Band w/ Swingin Kings (blues) 9pm $ 17 adv / $19 day of

Sat Feb 25 Bulky Jones Matinee 3:45pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 25 Johnny Cash B-Day Party Featuring Cash’d Out with Jame’s Kruks’ Elite Elvis Tribute and DJ Gonzo 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun Feb 26 AMERICA w/ The Riders 8pm $69 adv / $74 day of

Tues Feb 28 LOS LONELY BOYS ACOUSTIC SHOW w/ The Dunwells – KPRI Pres (Texican Rock N Roll) 8pm $42 adv / $44 DOS

Wed Feb 29 A Evening with Boz Scaggs – SOLD OUT! 8pm $75 adv / $80 day of

MARCH
Thurs March 1 Closed for Private Party! Fri March 2 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 2 The Ultimate Stones, A Tribute to the Rolling Stones with Classic Cream featuring Kofi Baker w/ DJ ManCat 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sat March 3 Jackie Greene w/ guest (Americana, folk) 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Thurs March 8 The Silent Comedy, Dead Feather Moon, The Howls (indie, rock) Casbah pres 9pm $15 ga

Fri March 9 The Green with guest and DJ Carlos Culture– Polynesian Underground pres (reggae, island) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Sat March 10 WHO’S BAD (Michael Jackson Trib) w/guest 9pm $18 adv / $20 DOS

Sun March 11 02 for Life Event – Native Costa Rican Cuisine, Silent and Live Auction, Drink and Dano’s Island Sounds 5:30 pm $75 ga

Wed March 14 Drive By Truckers w/ Robert Ellis (Southern Rock) 9pm $26 adv / $28 day of

Thurs March 15 Jungle DJ’s Feat Wildkats, Jungle Res (Matt Marabella, Porky & the Lion, Ryan Orey) 9pm $12 adv / $14

Fri March 16 The English Beat with guest 8:30pm $20 ga

Sat March 17 MONIQUE: Not Skinny, Not Blonde – with Kyle Fitzgerald matinee

Sat March 17 The English Beat with guest 9pm $20 ga

Sun March 18 Sage Francis – Casbah presents (indie, hip hop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Mon March 19 Closed for Private Party!

Tues March 20 Lucero w/ The Drowning Men (alt country) Casbah presents 9pm $20 ga

Wed March 21 Cults (indie, rock) w/Spectrals Casbah presents 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Thurs March 22 Conspirator w/ Marc and Aron from the Disco Biscuits w/ Sublmnl, DJ Leif and Philly Be (electronic) Ocean Beats Presents 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Mon March 26 Kathleen Edwards with guest 8pm $17 adv / $19 day of

Wed March 28 Galactic feat. Corey Glover of Living Colour and Corey Henry (Rebirth Brass Band) w/ The Soul Rebels 9pm $27 ga

Thurs March 29 Todd Snider (country, rock) w/ guest 8pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri March 30 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 30 MICHAEL ROSE W/ The Reggae Angels (reggae) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Sat March 31 Super Diamond w/ guest (Super Diamond Tribute) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

APRIL
Mon April 2 Heartless Bastards w/ guest – Casbah presents (alternative, garage) 9pm $16 ga

Sat April 7 Transfer with Blackout Party (indie, rock) Casbah presents 9pm $15 ga

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience 9pm $28 adv / $30 day of

Fri April 13 Steel Pulse w/ guest – on sale Friday 9pm $55 adv / $60 day of

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs w/ guest (rock, pop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun April 15 Taj Mahal w/ guest (blues) 9pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOSE Casbah Pres 9pm $22.50 / $25 day of

Tues April 17 The Hives w/ The Bronx Casbah pres – presale email Tuesday, on sale gen public Friday 9pm $23 ga

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks w/ IMAGES & The Makeup Sex 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Sat April 21 Cat Empire w/ guest(Aussie, ska, jazz, pop) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

MAY
Fri May 4 X w/ guest (LA Punk) – on sale Friday! 9pm $25 adv / $27 day of

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen w/ guest – Casbah presents (alternative) 9pm $20 ga

Sun May 20 Spiritualized w/ guest – Casbah pres (space rock) on sale Friday! 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Mon May 21 Trampled by Turtles w/Brown Bird (bluegrass) 8pm $18 adv / $20 day of

JUNE
Sun June 3 Mogwai – Casbah pres (Scottish ‘post-rock’ ) on sale Friday! 9pm $27 ga

Live Music Schedule for Belly Up 1.26.12

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Better Hurry! The Ozomatli show for tonight & and the Boz Scaggs show on 2/29 are close to selling out! See what’s up this week over at Belly Up!

Fri Jan 27 Happy Hour – The Credentialed (covers, dance) 5-8pm $5

Fri Jan 27 OZOMATLI w Tommy Dubs 9pm $30 ga

Sat Jan 28 Ozomatli w/ Cumbia Tokeson -SOLD OUT 9pm $30ga

Sun Jan 29 Bayou Brothers (cajun, zydeco)–Matinee Show feat Stoney B and Annette “Da Bomb” Magee 2:15-5pm $8 ga

Sun Jan 29 MARCHFOURTH MARCHING BAND w/ guest 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Mon Jan 30 The Brokers and Godspeed McQueen – Mixer and Music for Qualcomm’s construction manager Mike Bates 6pm $10ga

Tues Jan 31 THE JAYHAWKS w/ Abigail Washburn &Kai Welch duo (harmonic, folk rock) 8pm $25 adv / $27 SOLD OUT!

FEBRUARY

Wed Feb 1 Angels and Airwaves w/ PK – SOLD OUT!!! 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Thurs Feb 2 Joe Walsh w/ guest – SOLD OUT (classic rock) 8pm $100 adv / $105 day of

Fri Feb 3 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri Feb 3An Evening with KELLER WILLIAMS (one man band, jam) 9:30pm $20 adv / $22 DOS

Sat Feb 4 MARTIN SEXTON w/ Adam Gontier (solo) 9pm $23 adv / $25 DOS

Tues Feb 7 Dr. Dog w/ Purling Hiss (classic rock and roll, alternative) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Wed Feb 8 Dave Booda with Michael Tiernan with Lisa Sanders 7:30pm $11 ga * $1 per ticket goes to the SD Music Foundation

Thurs Feb 9 – Friday Feb 10 – Groundation – Bob Marley Tribute Show w/ HI ROOTS 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri Feb 10 Super Nacho (former Los Chicharones Guapos) Happy Hour 5pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 11 F-MS A Rockin’ Jazz and Blues Night for Breea with Steph Johnson, DJ noel, Alan Iglesia and Crossfire 3-6pm $20 ga

Sat Feb 11 ALO w/ Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers (jam) 9pm $16 adv / $18 DOS

Sun Feb 12 Candye Kane’s Sweetheart Swing featuring Karling Abbeygate 3:30pm $7 ga

Sun Feb 12 An Evening with Abbey Road performing A Hard Day’s Night 8:00pm $12 adv / $14 day of

Mon Feb 13 The Asteroids Galaxy Tour –w/ Vacationer (pop) cross promo w/ Casbah 9pm $13 adv / $15 day of

Wed Feb 15 Sunset Sessions presents: An Evening of Music and Story with Jimmy Clifff, Special Guest Lukas Nelson 8pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Thurs Feb 16 Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks w/ Nena Anderson (cowboy, singer songwriter, jazz, pop) * seated show! 8pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Fri Feb 17 91X Presents An Evening with Cake – VIP email presale

Tuesday with public on sale Wednesday! $55 ga

Sat Feb 18 The Mar Dels Matinee 4:30-7pm $5 gaSat Feb 18 Atomic Punks, A Tribute to Early Van Halen Performing Van Halen in its entirety & greatest hits w/ Motley Inc 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sun Feb 19 Steve Poltz 3rd Annual 50th Birthday Bash feat The Rugburns, Bob Schneider, AJ Croce and Sara Petite

Tues Feb 21 Gomez – The Quinceañera Tour,w/ Hey Rosetta! (indie rock) 8pm $25 adv / $27 day of Presale on line only to Belly Up VIP’s on Wednesday, with general public on sale Friday.

Wed Feb 22 BoomBox w/ Ill-Esha & ChrisB (electronic) 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of * we will be collecting dog and cat food / leashes and toys for Helen Woodwards Animeals bin!

Thurs Feb 23 Ra Ra Riot w/ The Submarines and Papa – Casbah presents (indie rock) 9pm $18 ga

Fri Feb 24 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri Feb 24 The Tommy Castro Band w/ Swingin Kings (blues) 9pm $ 17 adv / $19 day of

Sat Feb 25 Bulky Jones Matinee 3:45pm $5 ga

Sat Feb 25 Johnny Cash B-Day Party Featuring Cash’d Out with Jame’s Kruks’ Elite Elvis Tribute and DJ Gonzo 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun Feb 26 AMERICA w/ The Riders 8pm $69 adv / $74 day of

Tues Feb 28 LOS LONELY BOYS ACOUSTIC SHOW w/ The Dunwells – KPRI Pres (Texican Rock N Roll) 8pm $42 adv / $44 DOS

Wed Feb 29 A Evening with Boz Scaggs 8pm $75 adv / $80 day of

MARCH

Fri March 2 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 2 The Ultimate Stones, A Tribute to the Rolling Stones with Classic Cream featuring Kofi Baker w/ DJ ManCat 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Sat March 3 Jackie Greene w/ guest (Americana, folk) 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Thurs March 8 The Silent Comedy, Dead Feather Moon, guest (indie, rock) Casbah pres 9pm $15 ga

Fri March 9 The Green with guest and DJ Carlos Culture– Polynesian Underground pres (reggae, island) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

Sat March 10 WHO’S BAD (Michael Jackson Trib) w/guest 9pm $18 adv / $20 DOS

Sun March 11 02 for Life Event – Native Costa Rican Cuisine, Silent and Live Auction, Drink and Dano’s Island Sounds 5:30 pm $75 ga

Wed March 14 Drive By Truckers w/ Robert Ellis (Southern Rock) 9pm $26 adv / $28 day of

Fri March 16 The English Beat with guest 8:30pm $20 ga

Sat March 17 MONIQUE: Not Skinny, Not Blonde – with Kyle Fitzgerald matinee

Sat March 17 The English Beat with guest 9pm $20 ga

Sun March 18 Sage Francis – Casbah presents (indie, hip hop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Tues March 20 Lucero w/ The Drowning Men (alt country) Casbah presents 9pm $20 ga

Wed March 21 Cults (indie, rock) w/Spectrals Casbah presents 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Thurs March 22 Conspirator w/ Marc and Aron from the Disco Biscuits w/ Sublmnl, DJ Leif and Philly Be (electronic) Ocean Beats Presents 9pm $15 adv / $17 day of

Mon March 26 Kathleen Edwards with guest – on sale Friday! 8pm $17 adv / $19 day of

Wed March 28 Galactic feat. Corey Glover of Living Colour and Corey Henry (Rebirth Brass Band) w/ The Soul Rebels 9pm $27 ga

Thurs March 29 Todd Snider (country, rock) w/ guest 8pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Fri March 30 Happy Hour – ATOMIC GROOVE (dance, pop, rock) 5pm $5 ga

Fri March 30 MICHAEL ROSE W/ The Reggae Angels (reggae) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

Sat March 31 Super Diamond w/ guest (Super Diamond Tribute) 9pm $18 adv / $20 day of

APRIL

Mon April 2 Heartless Bastards w/ guest – Casbah presents (alternative, garage) 9pm $16 ga

Thurs April 12 Dark Star Orchestra Spring Tour West Continuing the Grateful Dead Concert Experience c 9pm $28 adv / $30 day of

Sat April 14 Pine Mountain Logs w/ guest (rock, pop) 9pm $16 adv / $18 day of

Sun April 15 Taj Mahal w/ guest (blues) 9pm $35 adv / $37 day of

Mon April 16 M. Ward with Special Guest fIREHOSE Casbah Pres 9pm $22.50 / $25 day of

Wed April 18 Buzzcocks w/ IMAGES & The Makeup Sex – os Fri 1/27 9pm $20 adv / $22 day of

Sat April 21 Cat Empire w/ guest(Aussie, ska, jazz, pop) 9pm $22 adv / $24 day of

MAY

Mon May 14 Yann Tiersen w/ guest – Casbah presents (alternative) 9pm $20 ga

Abbey Pub Listings 1.26.12

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No Valentine’s Day plans yet? No worries! Abbey Pub will get ya dinner, a glass of wine, and Live music all for under $20 a person! See what else is going down in their Green Room this week! 

Every Tues: Open Mic. -8:30pm, no cover.

Every Thurs: Rotating Audiobon or The John Sabal Trio. -9pm, no cover

Every Sun: Longest Running Traditional Irish Session with Larry Nugent – 4pm, no cover. $3 Guinness.

1st Fri. of every month: Tony, Aaron, and Rebecca from the TOSSERS. -9pm, no cover.

3rd Sat. of every month: Railway Records Residency -9pm, no cover.

Last Sat. of every month: the Great Whiskey Project. -9pm, no cover.

Preferred seating available at all music events when a dinner reservation is made

NEW SHOWS! On Sale Now:

Starting Monday Feb. 13th
The Abbey’s Monday Night Winter Bags League !
2 people per team, $25 per person. 6 week tournament plus 2 weeks of playoffs
Cash prizes!! Sign up at The Abbey Pub or email Leslie@abbeypub.com

Every Tuesday in January: The Abbey’s Open Mic Night Challenge: The Abbey’s Tuesday night Open Mic night, hosted by Scott “The Madman” Madden, is giving you the chance to vie for a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side. Beginning Jan. 3rd, we’ll invite two artists each week to perform at our end of the month showcase being held on Jan. 31st. Starts at 8:30, no cover.

Sat. 2-11-12:
Pre Valentines day Dinner wine & Live Music!
The Lauren Wolf Band – Michele McGuire – The Puffins. Doors at 8pm and show at 9 pm. Tickets $5 in advance and at the door. Any Entrée $10, house wine $4!
*Get Dinner, a glass of wine and Live music for under $20 a person!

Sat. 3-17-12:
The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival:
Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. 8pm, tickets $10 in advance.

COMING SOON>>>>

Fri. 1-27-12:
Kid A (Radiohead tribute playing the Radiohead album “IN RAINBOWS” from start to finish) – Aneurysm – Skeetones. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and at the door.

Sat. 1-28-12:
The Reunion of Johnny Justice and the Southside Railroad. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 1-28-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Great Whiskey Project. No cover. 9 p.m.

Sun. 1-29-12:
Afton Presents:
The Morris Mills Experience, AMENT, KENNY ROX, Michael Plishka – James Collin, TheVisuals. Doors and show at 7pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $12 at the door.

Tue. 1-31-12:
Sexfist. Doors at 9pm, show at 9:30pm. $5 at the door.

Tues. 1-31-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM
The Abbey’s Open Mic Night CHALLENGE SHOWCASE: For the month of January, our host, Scott, “The Madman” Madden has been selecting artists to perform at tonight’s showcase for a chance to earn a spot on a bill for a concert on the venue side. Watch them all compete tonight for a chance at supporting one of our venue side artists. Starts at 8:30, no cover.

Fri. 2-3-12:
Alex Hoffer – Dear Electric Family – OD Joe. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance and at the door.

Sat. 2-4-12:
Brothers Rage – Afternoon Moon – Digeometric (Funkfusion). doors at 8pm and show at 9pm. Tickets $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Sat. 2-4-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: Deep Cricket Night The Whores. No cover. 9 p.m.

Sun. 2-5-12:
Superbowl #46 VIP Party!
Come watch the Superbowl on our 14ft screen, we have a VIP package for $20 in advance and $25 at the door, including draft beer and pizza!

Thurs. 2-9-12:
Full Court Press (All Star Jam featuring Chicago’s MVP’s)
The Starters Team: Family Groove Company’s Janis Wallin- Bass, Family Groove Company’s Mattis Blanck- Drums, Strange Arrangement’s Jim Conry- Guitar, Digital Tape Machine’s Marcus Rezak- Guitar, Old Shoe’s Joe Day- Keys)
Off The Bench Team: Land of Atlantis’ Kevin Davidson- Saxophone, Strange Arrangement’s Steve Sinde- Drums, The Coop’s Joe Re- Keys, Family Groove Company’s Adam Lewis- Guitar, Groovatron’s Tony McCullough-Saxophone, Land of Atlantis’ Josh Hanchar- Bass, Governor Switch’s Mike Mirro- Drums, The Coop’s Jacob Barinholtz- Drums, perc, Groovatron’s Nick Ferrer- Guitar, Fresh Hops’ Joe Marcinek- Keys, Jaik Willis – Guitar. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8:30pm. Tickets $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Fri. 2-10-12:
Chi Town Get Down
Fifth World – Herbert Wiser Band – Ifdakar. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-10-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: Pat Smillie Band. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-11-12:
Pre Valentines day Dinner wine & Live Music!
The Lauren Wolf Band – Michele McGuire – The Puffins. Doors at 8pm and show at 9 pm. Tickets $5 in advance and at the door. Any Entrée $10, house wine $4!
*Get Dinner, a glass of wine and Live music for under $20 a person!

Thurs. 2-16-12:
Ode – Kellen and Me – Jennifer Hall (acoustic). Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-17-12:
The Wolfe Tones – The Trinity Irish Dancers. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Fri. 2-17-12:
IN THE GREEN ROOM: The Soda Jerks. 9 p.m. No cover

Sat. 2-18-12:
Brothers Past – Alpha Data – My Boy Elroy (of Digital Tape Machine). Doors at 8pm and show at 9pm. Tickets $12 in advance and $15 at the door.

Wed. 2-22-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 2-23-12:
Irish Night
Fisticuffs, Mickey Harte (cd release show / 4 time platinum selling artist from ireland.), John Condron. Doors at 7:30pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 2-24-12:
Country Night!
Brushfire – Jason and the Haymakers – Jeremy Scheuch (Country DJ). Door at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 2-29-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Fri. 3-2-12:
Terrapin Flyer – Melvin Seals – Mark Karan – This Must Be The Band. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Tickets $15 in advance, $17 at the door.

Sat. 3-3-12:
Stellar Road – S. Joel Norman – 3 In Counting. Doors 8 p.m., show 9 p.m. $10 in advance and at the door.

Wed. 3-7-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-8-12:
Kelsey Montanez – The Soundwalls – Drama Junkies – Dinosaur Party. Door at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 3-10-12:
56 Hope Road – Elisa Grace – Chicago Farmer. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Wed. 3-14-12:
Salsa Wednesdays at The Abbey!
Doors at 7:30, class begins at 8 with live entertainment afterwards!
featuring the band Salsa Con Soul.
-Every Wednesday enjoy 20% off your meal, $4 Corona and $4 house wines.
Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door. (Cover charge includes 1 drink ticket.)

Thurs. 3-15-12:
Country Night!
Back Country Roads – Jin and Tonic. Doors at 7pm, and show at 8pm. Tickets $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

Fri. 3-16-12:
American English. Doors at 8pm Tickets $10.

Sat. 3-17-12:
The Abbey Pub’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival:
Featuring: The Sand Carvers – Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers – O’Hare School of Irish Dance – Kevin Flynn and the Avondale Ramblers – The Great Whiskey Project – Larry Nugent & Guests. 8pm, tickets $10 in advance.

Sat. 3-24-12:
Mr. Dave (KIDS SHOW). Doors at 12:30pm, and show at 1pm till 2pm. Tickets $5 for Kids and $7 for Adults.

Fri. 3-24-12:
The August – Dan Hubbard. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.

Sat. 4-7-12:
Needmore – Vanity Theft. Doors at 8pm, and show at 9pm. Tickets $7 in advance and $10 at the door.