Chicago Scene: September 6-20, 2014

Fred Lonberg-Holm in 2002
Fred Lonberg-Holm in 2002 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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

Saturday, September 6th 2014

7:00PM-11:00PM at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
Jimmy Bennington Colour And Sound Trio

Sunday, September 7th 2014

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Travis Laplante’s Battle Trance : Travis Laplante, Patrick Breiner, Matthew Nelson, Jeremy Viner
Doug Perkins with special guests Lisa Kaplan, Nick Photinos

Monday, September 8th 2014

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

Wednesday, September 10th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Nick Mazzarella, Cameron Pfiffner, Joshua Abrams, Mike Reed
Sound Of The City Workshop — visit http://www.constellation-chicago.com/event/621533 for details

10:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($8)
Josh Berman, Kent Kessler
Whirlpool : Caroline Davis, Jeff Swanson, Charles Rumback

Friday, September 12th 2014

7:30PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
Heart and Breath
eighth blackbird

7:30PM at Transistor, 3441 N Broadway, 312.631.9408 (Donation)
LIFEAFTERSIX
Led Astray
Reid Karris

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Steve Dawson’s Funeral Bonsai Wedding : Steve Dawson, Jason Adasiewicz, Frank Rosaly, Jason Roebke
Rock Falls

Saturday, September 13th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Thumbscrew : Mary Halvorson, Michael Formanek, Tomas Fujiwara

Sunday, September 14th 2014

10:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 ($7) (wheelchair-accessible)
Mars Williams, Tim Daisy

Monday, September 15th 2014

7:00PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
3-On-3
Jason Adasiewicz, Adriana Durant, Lou Mallozzi
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, September 16th 2014

9:00PM at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
Gordon Grdina, Kenton Loewen

Wednesday, September 17th 2014

9:00PM at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
Robin Verheyen’s NY Quartet , with Russ Johnson, Drew Gress, Jeff Davis

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke, Jason Stein
Sound Of The City Workshop

10:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($12)
Survival Unit III : Joe McPhee, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Michael Zerang

Thursday, September 18th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Robin Verheyen NY Quartet, with Russ Johnson, Drew Gress, Jeff Davis

Friday, September 19th 2014

8:00PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra

Saturday, September 20th 2014

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Chicago Wandelweiser Festival : a.pe.ri.od.ic
Robert Reinhart, Nora Barton, Nomi Epstein, Matthew Oliphant, Kenn Kumpf, Jeff Kimmel, Eliza Bangert, Billie Howard, Alex Temple

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/