Chicago Scene: January 26 – February 1, 2020

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

Sunday, January 26th 2020

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
Josh Berman, Joim Badenhirt, Jim Baker, Brandon Lopez, Bill Harris, special guest TBA

Monday, January 27th 2020

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

Tuesday, January 28th 2020

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Dave Rempis, Brandon Lopez, Ryan Packard, special guest Jen Hill

Thursday, January 30th 2020

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Darius Jones, Josh Berman, Mike Reed

Friday, January 31st 2020

7:30PM at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave, Evanston IL, 847.905.1500 ($25-$50)
Marie Alatalo — music by George Crumb

9:00PM at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
Dave Rempis, Brandon Lopez, Weasel Walter
Ben Billington, Mark Shippy, Daniel Wyche + Andrew Scott Young

Saturday, February 1st 2020

5:00PM at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 201 E Randolph (wheelchair-accessible)
Requiem: A White Wanderer
Katherine Young with Myra Hinrichs, Min Park, Alexander Ellsworth, Lia Kohl, Anton Hatwich, Jenna Lyle, Ryan Packard (Registration recommended)

7:00PM at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 201 E Randolph (wheelchair-accessible)
Requiem: A White Wanderer
Katherine Young with Myra Hinrichs, Min Park, Alexander Ellsworth, Lia Kohl, Anton Hatwich, Jenna Lyle, Ryan Packard (Registration recommended)

7:00PM at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
Jimmy Bennington, Jordan Christianson

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/