Chicago Scene: January 12-26

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Loose Assembly (Photo credit: Seth Tisue)

This is a weekly overview live performances in the Chicago area.  Contact us if you’d like your shows listed.

January 12:

colour and sound house concert series
sat jan 12th – 8pm
suggested donation $20.00
featuring jimmy bennington and cathy kuna
East Rogers Park in Chicago
rsvp 773 338 1964

January 13:

Russ Johnson Quartet
Hungry Brain

January 14:

7:30PM at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
Fred Lonberg-Holm, Joseph Mills

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

10PM at Skylark
2149 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Hobbyhorse (visiting from Italy)
Dan Kinzelman: Sax/Clarinets/Voice/Flutes
Joe Rehmer: Bass/Keyboards/Voice/Percussion
Stefano Tamborrino: Drums/Percussion/Melodica/Voice

January 15:

9:30PM at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349
KLANG : James Falzone, Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke, Tim Daisy
James Falzone, Tomeka Reid, Jason Roebke
Jason Adasiewicz Solo
KLANG : James Falzone, Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke, Tim Daisy with special guest Tomeka Reid

10:00PM at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
Rob Mazurek’s Throne Of The House Of Good And Evil, with Matt Lux, John Herndon

January 16:

8:00PM at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
Velvet Dreams Presents
Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer

10:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
Paul Giallorenzo Trio with Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, Tim Daisy — Record Release
Ingebrigt Håker Flaten Quartet with Dave Rempis, Jason Adasiewicz, Frank Rosaly

January 17:

9:00PM at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($8)
Jason Roebke Octet, with Josh Berman, Nick Broste, Jason Stein, Keefe Jackson, Mars Williams, Dave Rempis, Matt Schneider, Jason Adasiewicz, Mike Reed

January 18:

9:00PM at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597
Jason Adasiewicz, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten
Ingebrigt Håker Flaten’s BEAO, with Dave Rempis, Mars Williams, Jason Adasiewicz, Paul Giallorenzo, Jim Baker, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Tim Daisy

6:30PM at Corbett vs. Dempsey. 1120 N. Ashland Ave.
ICE low-reed expert Rebekah Heller takes on new works by ICElab composers Daniel Dehaan and Marcos Balter in this fourth solo concert at the spectacular Corbett vs. Dempsey Gallery in Chicago.

January 20:

10:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 ($8 suggested donation)
Dave Rempis, Joshua Abrams, Avreeayl Ra

January 21:

7:30PM at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
Daniel Fandiño, Albert Wildeman

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

10PM at Skylark. 2149 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Anton Hatwich Trio
Matt Schneider, Guitar
Anton Hatwich, Electric Bass
Charles Rumback, Drums

January 22:

6:00PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660
Face the Strange: New Music from Chicago and Beyond
Jeff Parker

9:30PM at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349
KLANG : James Falzone, Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke, Tim Daisy
Jason Roebke Solo
James Falzone, Russ Johnson, Jason Stein
KLANG : James Falzone, Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke, Tim Daisy, special guests Russ Johnson, Jason Stein

10:00PM at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free)
Rob Mazurek’s Throne Of The House Of Good And Evil, with Matt Lux, John Herndon

January 23:

8:00PM at the Water Hole Lounge, 1400 S Western, 312.243.7988 ($5)
Velvet Dreams Presents
Jam session honoring Fred Anderson, with host Isaiah Spencer

NRG Ensemble
The Hideout
1354 W Wabansia Ave
10PM – $8
Mars Williams – reeds
Dave Rempis – saxophones
Fred Lonberg-holm – cello & trumpet
Brian Sandstrom – bass, guitar & trumpet
Kent Kessler – bass
Steve Hunt – drums, vibes & percussion

January 26:

7:30PM at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, 2320 W Chicago ($15-$10)
Bang!
MAVerick Ensemble — music by Freund, Gordon, Lang, Murail, Raynovich

For more information, such as show times and directions, as well as upcoming performances, see:

http://now-is.org/
http://www.ratchetmusic.com
http://www.umbrellamusic.org
http://www.mcachicago.org
http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_culturalcenterschedule.html
http://www.skylarkchicago.com
http://www.hideoutchicago.com
http://www.elasticrevolution.com
http://www.myopicbookstore.com/music.html
http://dalniente.com
http://iceorg.org/events/category/chicago