Chicago Scene: December 1-7, 2018

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

Saturday, December 1st 2018

7:30PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10) (wheelchair-accessible)
Mars Williams Presents: An Ayler Xmas
Witches & Devils : Mars Williams, Josh Berman, Jim Baker, Krzysztof Pabian, Kent Kessler, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

8:00PM at Graham Foundation (Madlener House), 4 W Burton Pl (Free, RSVP)
Carl Stone

Sunday, December 2nd 2018

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
ICE featuring Katinka Kleijn, Ryan Muncy, Cory Smythe, Jennifer Curtis, Levy Lorenzo, Ben Roidl-Ward, Zach Good

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10) (wheelchair-accessible)
Mars Williams Presents: An Ayler Xmas
Witches & Devils : Mars Williams, Josh Berman, Jim Baker, Krzysztof Pabian, Kent Kessler, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Monday, December 3rd 2018

7:30PM at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
Daniel Wyche, Nick Alvarez

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

Tuesday, December 4th 2018

9:00PM at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
Josh Berman Trio with Jason Roebke, Phil Sudderberg
Nick Mazzarella, Anton Hatwich
333 : Keefe Jackson, Anton Hatwich, Jason Adasiewicz

Wednesday, December 5th 2018

9:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($7)
Haley Fohr Residency : Intentions of Sociable Creativity Through Light & Sound
Hamid Drake, Haley Fohr
Piece for Voice & Horn in the Key of G, featuring Nick Broste, Will Miller

Thursday, December 6th 2018

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Dave Rempis, Joshua Abrams, Avreeayl Ra, with Jim Baker

Friday, December 7th 2018

7:30PM at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS ($15)
Grossman Ensemble — music by Sam Pluta, David Rakowski, Shulamit Ran, Tonia Ko

For more information, such as directions, as well as upcoming performances, see:

http://now-is.org/, http://www.ratchetmusic.com, http://www.mcachicago.org, http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_culturalcenterschedule.html, http://www.skylarkchicago.com, http://www.hideoutchicago.com, http://www.elasticrevolution.com, http://www.myopicbookstore.com/music.html, http://www.lampo.org, http://dalniente.com, http://iceorg.org/events/category/chicago, http://www.emptybottle.com/