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Music notes: Ship Captain Crew polishes up pop punk at Cubby Bear

Feb 09 2016 | 5:35 pm - Ship Captain Crew’s new album shows off the finesse they bring to the pop punk genre. More on them and other weekend music.

Music notes: Homesafe, InsideOut rock the Beat Kitchen

Feb 04 2016 | 11:50 am - Beat Kitchen hosts a full set of rock Saturday, Feb. 6, featuring Homesafe, InsideOut, Nice Things and Coastlines. Catch Local H at H.O.M.E. Bar Saturday. And Winger and Firehouse bring the hits to the Arcada Feb. 11.

Music notes: Miles, Prowlers headline roots rock fest at Mackey's

Jan 26 2016 | 3:48 pm - Winter Roots, Mackey's Hideout's two-night music festival, kicks off Friday with Miles Over Mountains, Bones Jugs and more. See more on this and other shows.

Music notes: Black Sabbath taking a bow at the United Center

Jan 25 2016 | 12:23 pm - Black Sabbath brings a nearly 50-year run to a close when the band visits Chicago's United Center as part of "The End" retirement tour. See details on this show and more.

Music notes: In case you haven't heard, Showoff is back!

Jan 13 2016 | 1:07 pm - Pop-punk rockers Showoff join Mest, Much the Same and more at Concord Music Hall; LOVEBLAST and Code Blue rock Q Bar; Downers Grove's The Resolution plays one last Chicago-area show, along with with Red Light Compliance and a full bill of local...

Music notes: Catch Werewolves, Draft Week at HOB

Jan 06 2016 | 12:44 pm - Chicago's Werewolves at Hour 30 prepare to rock the House of Blues with Draft Week and Textures of Lions Friday; SEMPLE brings its energetic rock show to Durty Nellie's; and “The Voice” finalist Jeffery Austin plays the Arcada Theatre.

Music notes: Naperville's Co-Stanza hits House of Blues

Dec 29 2015 | 4:48 pm - Naperville rapper Co-Stanza hits the House of Blues Sunday with a full slate of local artists. Plus, Jason Picchiotti plays an acoustic set with Suburban Chicago's Got Talent winner Dennis Caravello at Durty Nellie's Friday. And don't forget the NYE...

Music notes: Catch Family Groove at Durty Nellie’s

Dec 22 2015 | 10:50 am - Family Groove Company plays Durty Nellie's Saturday; Ike Reilly pitches in for charity; and deadmau5 and Skrillex headline Rosemont's two-night Reaction NYE party, Dec. 30-31.

Music notes: Bret Michaels, Veilside, Jimi Falls head H.O.M.E.

Dec 15 2015 | 5:23 pm - Local rockers Veilside and Jimi Falls join Bret Michaels for a local stop on his "True Grit" tour at H.O.M.E. Bar in Arlington Heights; The Smoking Popes play Chicago's Cubby Bear with AM Taxi and Showoff; suburban native The Academy Is ... returns...

Intriguing sound, energetic shows propel CELLRS' rise

Dec 08 2015 | 10:21 am - With a high-energy rep, a creative spirit and a new album on the way, lo-fi blues rockers CELLRS are chasing a lifelong musical dream. They play Subterranean on Saturday, Dec. 12.

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