Chicago Scene: April 22-28, 2018

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

Sunday, April 22nd 2018

2:00PM at University of Chicago
ICE plays some of its favorites by Crumb and Oliveros, plus some pieces new to the group.

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
Emmanuelle Waeckerlé with

Monday, April 23rd 2018

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

Thursday, April 26th 2018

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Gordon Grdina & Friends

Friday, April 27th 2018

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$12)
Catharsis : Ryan Keberle, Camila Meza, Scott Robinson, Jorge Roeder, Eric Doob
Matt Ulery’s Loom, with Paul Bedal, Jon Deitemyer, Russ Johnson, Geof Bradfield

Saturday, April 28th 2018

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Black Earth Ensemble 20th Anniversary Celebration
Black Earth Ensemble : Nicole Mitchell, Ugochi, Joshua Abrams, Marcus Evans, Jovia Armstrong, special guests TBA

8:30PM at Co-Prosperity Sphere, 3219 S Morgan, 773.837.0145 ($15)
Odonis Odonis

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