Chicago Scene: January 28 – February 2, 2017

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

Saturday, January 28th 2017

8:00PM at the Stony Island Arts Bank, 6760 S Stony Island, 312.857.5561 (Free, RSVP)
Sarah Davachi

8:30PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($12)
Chicago Psych Fest VIII : Frozen Mind
Ryley Walker, Bill MacKay, Michael Zerang
Dos Santos
Magic Carpet
Metal Tongues
DJ Andrew James Shelp

Sunday, January 29th 2017

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Wet Ink Ensemble : Erin Lesser, Alex Mincek, Ian Antonio, Eric Wubbels, Josh Modney, Kate Soper, Sam Pluta — music by Alex Mincek, Sam Pluta, Eric Wubbels, Kate Soper, Anthony Braxton

Monday, January 30th 2017

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

9:30PM at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
Stirrup : Fred Lonberg-Holm, Nick Macri, Charles Rumback

Tuesday, January 31st 2017

9:00PM at The Burlington, 3425 W Fullerton, 773.384.3243
Dave Rempis, Mars Williams
Gunwale : Dave Rempis, Albert Wildeman, Ryan Packard

Thursday, February 2nd 2017

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Hearts and Minds : Jason Stein, Paul Giallorenzo, Chad Taylor — Record Release

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