Chicago Scene: April 5 – 19

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

Saturday, April 5th 2014

3:30PM in the Fulton Recital Hall, 1010 E 59th, 4th Fl, 773.702.8069 (Free)
Tatsu Aoki’s Miyumi Project : A Journey of Asian American Jazz Experience
Tatsu Aoki, Mwata Bowden, Edward Wilkerson, Jeff Chan, Coco Elysses, Jamie Kempkers, Kioto Aoki, Noriko Sugiyama, Kiyomi Negi

7:00PM at a house concert ($15-$20 donation)
Tony Malaby Solo — write to 11trombones@gmail.com for details

7:00PM at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
Colour and Sound Trio : Jimmy Bennington, Mike Harmon, Samuel Mösching

9:30PM at Bond Chapel, 1050 E 59th, 773.702.8670 (Free)
Oren Ambarchi

Sunday, April 6th 2014

8:00PM at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
Elastro Spring #0.5
Body Love : Ka Baird, Michael Zerang, with guest Troy Schafer
El Is A Sound Of Joy
Albert Wildeman, Daniel Fandiño

Monday, April 7th 2014

7:30PM at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
Michael Zerang

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Edward Wilkerson Jr, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, April 8th 2014

10:00PM at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
Loris : James Davis, Tim Stine, Jeff Greene, Frank Rosaly

Wednesday, April 9th 2014

8:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
CPA+ : Christopher Preissing, Peter Maunu, Albert Wildeman, with James Falzone, Aaron Zarzutzki

Thursday, April 10th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($8)
In Your Waking Eyes — Poems by Langston Hughes
Stu Mindeman with Sarah Marie Young, Chás Kimbrough, Matt Ulery, Makaya McCraven, Juan Daniel Pastor, Quentin Coaxum, Marquis Hill, Rich Moore, Chris Siebold

Friday, April 11th 2014

7:00PM at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
Colour and Sound Trio : Jimmy Bennington, Dan Pierson, Mike Harmon

8:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$8)
The Amazing Mister Orange Presents
Marvin Tate, Joseph Clayton Mills

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($8)
Makaya McCraven Group with Justin Thomas, Junius Paul, special guest TBA

Saturday, April 12th 2014

7:00PM at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
Colour and Sound Trio : Jimmy Bennington, Dan Pierson, Charles Kirchen

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Julianna Barwick

Sunday, April 13th 2014

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
New Music from Bowling Green — music by Marcos Balter, Louis Andriessen, George Lewis, Stephen Hartke, Christopher Dietz, Marc Mellits, Monte Weber

Monday, April 14th 2014

7:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
ANODE : Amanda DeBoer Bartlett, Shanna Gutierrez, Jesse Langen — music by Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf, Ray Evanoff, Evan Johnson, Fredrick Gifford, Pedro Alvarez, James Dillon, Mauricio Pauly
9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, April 15th 2014

10:00PM at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
Loris : James Davis, Tim Stine, Jeff Greene, Frank Rosaly

Wednesday, April 16th 2014

10:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($15)
Chicago Underground Duo : Rob Mazurek, Chad Taylor — Record Release

10:30PM at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895
Keefe Jackson, Josh Abrams, Mikel Avery

Friday, April 18th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Pandelis Karayorgis Circuitous Quintet : Dave Rempis, Keefe Jackson, Pandelis Karayorgis, Nate McBride, Frank Rosaly

Saturday, April 19th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Michael Moore 4tet with Harmen Fraanje, Clemens Van Der Feen, Michael Vatcher

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://www.lampo.org
http://dalniente.com
http://iceorg.org/events/category/chicago
http://www.emptybottle.com/