Chicago Scene: July 2-11, 2015

Fred Lonberg-Holm in 2002

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

Sunday, July 5th 2015
8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10-$5)
Giacomo Fiore
Amanda Schoofs

Monday, July 6th 2015

7:30PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
Option Series
Jim Baker, Carol Genetti

7:30PM at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882 (Free)
Keefe Jackson, Aaron Zarzutzki, Albert Wildeman

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

Tuesday, July 7th 2015

5:30PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
Tuesdays on the Terrace
David Boykin

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Fred Lonberg-Holm’s Lightbox Orchestra

9:00PM at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
Ratchet 3.0 #3
Jacob Kart
Jim Baker
Spectralina : Dan Bitney, Selina Trepp

Wednesday, July 8th 2015

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Rob Frye, Ben LaMar Gay, Charles Rumback, Max Beckman
Sound Of The City Workshop

10:30PM at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895
Keefe Jackson Trio

Thursday, July 9th 2015

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Jon Irabagon, James Falzone
Josh Berman, Daniel Levin, Joshua Abrams

Friday, July 10th 2015
8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Mike Reed’s People, Places and Things, with Greg Ward, Tim Haldeman, Jason Roebke

Saturday, July 11th 2015

12:00PM-7:00PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
The Freedom Principle : Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now — Opening day
Rio Negro II Unveiling and Talk : Douglas R Ewart, George Lewis, Douglas Repetto
Chad Kouri, Jazz Movement Studies
Natural Information Society and Lisa Alvarado : Performance and Talk
Tomeka Reid, Silvia Bolognesi
Mike Reed’s People, Places and Things

7:30PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($30-$10) (wheelchair-accessible)
Homage to Malachi Maghostut Favors
Douglas R Ewart Clarinet Choir : Dee Alexander, Tatsu Aoki, Harrison Bankhead, Mwata Bowden, Douglas R Ewart, Duriel Harris, J D Parran, Sterling D Plumpp, Ni’Ja Whitson, Edward Wilkerson

For more information, such as 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/