Chicago Scene: February 15-22, 2020

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

Sunday, February 16th 2020

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
Fonema Consort — Album release

Monday, February 17th 2020

7:30PM at The Boxcar, 1113 W Berwyn, 773.649.3186 (Free)
Dal Niente and The Boxcar present Open Structures
Improvised performances by interdisciplinary ensemble

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

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Michael Zerang’s Blue Lights, with Dave Rempis, Mars Williams, Josh Berman, Kent Kessler

Thursday, February 20th 2020

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$10)
Bearthoven : Karl Larson, Pat Swoboda, Matt Evans — music by Michael Gordon and Sarah Hennies

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Jeff Kimmel, Ben Zucker, Jason Roebke, Bill Harris
Jeff Albert, Joshua Abrams, Mike Reed

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10) (wheelchair-accessible)
Jonah Parzen-Johnson
Dustin Laurenzi’s Natural Language

Saturday, February 22nd 2020

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Mai Sugimoto Trio with Avreeayl Ra, Tatsu Aoki

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/