Chicago Scene: August 3-10, 2019

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

Saturday, August 3rd 2019

8:00PM at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($15) (wheelchair-accessible)
Rob Mazurek’s Desert Encrypts: Volume 1
Kris Davis, Chad Taylor, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, Rob Mazurek

Sunday, August 4th 2019
8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Beautifulish : Katie Young, Sam Scranton

Monday, August 5th 2019

7:30PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$8) (wheelchair-accessible)
Alisa Kolot

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Edward Wilkerson Jr, Brian Sandstrom, Bill Harris, Jim Baker

Tuesday, August 6th 2019

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Marker : Ken Vandermark, Macie Stewart, Steve Marquette, Andrew Clinkman, Phil Sudderberg

Thursday, August 8th 2019

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Phlebotomy Quartet : Reid Karris, Johanna Brock, Erica Miller, Eric Novak
Keefe Jackson’s Likely So, with Jeff Kimmel, Jason Stein, Emily Beisel, Nick Mazzarella, Mars Williams, Dave Rempis

9:00PM at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
Mako Sica : Przemyslaw Drazek, Brent Fuscaldo, Chaetan Newell
Grex : Karl Evangelista, Rei Scampavia
Tatsu Aoki, Karl Evangelista, Avreeayl Ra

Saturday, August 10th 2019

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Wendy Eisenberg, Shane Parish
Steve Marquette

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