Chicago Scene: July 8-14, 2017

Hamid Drake at Moers Festival 2006, Germany

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

Saturday, July 8th 2017

8:30PM at Slate Arts and Performance, 3203 W North Ave, 847.312.1527
Daniel Levin, Ryan Packard
Daniel Levin, Jim Baker, Ben LaMar Gay, Ryan Packard

9:30PM at Century Mallet Instrument Service, 1770 W Berteau, Ste 204, 773.248.7733 ($5-$10 suggested donation)
Emanation XIII
Reid Karris
Jordan Wesolek
Whisky Tales

Sunday, July 9th 2017

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
Ikue Mori, Ken Vandermark
Ikue Mori, Tim Daisy, Phil Sudderberg

Monday, July 10th 2017

7:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
Ikue Mori Solo

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)
Anton Hatwich’s 333, with Keefe Jackson, Jason Adasiewicz
Chicago Edge Ensemble : Mars Williams, Jeb Bishop, Dan Phillips, Krzysztof Pabian, Hamid Drake

Tuesday, July 11th 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
Tuesdays on the Terrace
Mwata Bowden’s One Foot In, One Foot Out

Friday, July 14th 2017

8:30PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10) (wheelchair-accessible)
Jonah Parzen-Johnson
Hanging Hearts : Chris Weller, Cole DeGenova, Devin Drobka

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