Chicago Scene: August 19-26, 2017

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

Saturday, August 19th 2017

3:00PM in Hadiya Pendleton Park, 4345 S Calumet Ave, 312.747.6728 (Free)
David Boykin and The Sebau, with Rollo Radford, Justin Boyd, Cher Jey, Manu Wisdom, Aliyyah Heatherington, Brenda Gilbert, Abstract Black

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Tephra Sound : Nikki Glaspie, Jessica Lurie, Brian Haas, Helen Gillet

Sunday, August 20th 2017

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
Daniel Levin, Tim Daisy

Monday, August 21st 2017

7:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
Matt Piet Solo
Matt Piet, Bill Harris

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Edward Wilkerson Jr, Brian Sandstrom, Charles Rumback

Wednesday, August 23rd 2017

8:30PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Splice Series
Jason Stein, Paul Giallorenzo, Aaron Zarzutzki, Peter Maunu

9:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
Moor Mother
ONO featuring Mykele Deville

Thursday, August 24th 2017

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Fred Lonberg-Holm, Avreeayl Ra
Lara Tochsvard Trio with Zeppe Jeeberg, Mole Nojfell

Friday, August 25th 2017

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
Joel Futterman, Ike Levin

Saturday, August 26th 2017

2:00PM at The Jefferson Park Library, 5363 W Lawrence, 312.744.1998
Christopher Riggs
Renée Baker — film screening

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Joshua Abrams, Josh Berman,
Sun Speak : Matt Gold, Nate Friedman
Jeremy Cunningham, Dustin Laurenzi

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