Chicago Scene: October 5-12, 2019

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

Saturday, October 5th 2019

8:00PM at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100 (Free, RSVP)
Sarah Davachi

Sunday, October 6th 2019

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Nicholas Phillips’s #45miniatures: A Musical Response to Trump

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Tetuzi Akiyama, Mykel Boyd
Kaori Suzuki, John Krausbauer
Will Faber, Alex Inglizian
Johanna Brock, Nick Alvarez, Sara Zalek, Andrew Scott Young

Monday, October 7th 2019

7:30PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$8) (wheelchair-accessible)
John Krausbauer, Tetuzi Akiyama

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

Wednesday, October 9th 2019

9:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
Resonance Series
Lillerne Tapes + Reserve Matinee

Saturday, October 12th 2019

7:30PM at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS ($15)
Third Coast Percussion — music by Peter Martin, Ayanna Woods, Alex Lunsqui, G F Haas, Rodrigo Bussad

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