Chicago Scene: July 31 – August 6, 2016

Iannis Xenakis

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

Sunday, July 31st 2016

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$10)
Third Coast Percussion with special guests EARDRUM — music by Nicklaus A Huber, Dieter Mack, Johannes Fischer, Wolfgang Rihm, Iannis Xenakis

Monday, August 1st 2016

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

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Tudo De Bom : Jeff Beer, Juli Wood, Kathy Kelly, Dan DeLorenzo, Peter Mannheim
Jimmy Bennington Colour And Sound, with Fred Jackson Jr, Artie Black, Dustin Laurenzi, Sam Mosching, Mike Harmon

Tuesday, August 2nd 2016

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

9:00PM at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
Jason Stein, Aaron Zarzutzki
Inclusions : Carlos Chavarria, Adam Tramposh, Jeff Wheeler, Scott Dunkerley

Wednesday, August 3rd 2016

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Jim Baker, Joshua Abrams, Tatsuya Nakatani

Saturday, August 6th 2016

6:30PM in Fred Anderson Park, 1611 S Wabash
A Tribute to Malachi Thompson
directed by Steve Berry

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
King of Dahomey : Ayana Contreras, David Boykin

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