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Music notes: Ivy Ford brings the blues to Libertyville’s Mickey Finn’s

Apr 27 2016 | 3:26 pm - Ivy Ford belts out the blues at Mickey Finn’s in Libertyville; Gallery 81 releases a new single at Chicago Star Bar; and Illuminati Congo headline Lombard’s Brauerhouse.

The Linden Method shows pop-punk is thriving locally

Apr 20 2016 | 11:31 am - Pop-punk standard-bearers like Blink-182 may no longer dominate the airwaves, but suburban-born The Linden Method aims to show that the genre is still alive with a showcase at Chicago's Cubby Bear Saturday, April 23.

Music notes: Metropolis presents two nights of WAR

Apr 20 2016 | 9:35 am - California's legendary funk-rock band WAR plays two nights at the Metropolis in Arlington Heights, psych-rockers Secret Colours play Lombard's Brauerhouse, and David Paige and his band headline Chicago's Elbo Room.

Music notes: Join Wild Belle for Record Store Day show

Apr 13 2016 | 10:58 am - Wild Belle and Red Light Compliance headline special Record Store Day performances Saturday, April 16. More on this and other upcoming musical performances.

Music notes: Chance, Power 92 celebrate Chicago hip-hop

Apr 07 2016 | 6:30 am - Chance the Rapper headlines a showcase of local talent for Power 92’s 15th anniversary show, the Arcada Theatre celebrates Rock of the ’80s, Lucky Boys Confusion plays BandCamp and Matt Wilke’s Ghost plays a rare live performance...

Music notes: Earth, Wind & Fire rejoin Chicago for tour

Mar 30 2016 | 12:55 pm - Two Chicago-born bands are coming home as Earth, Wind & Fire combines forces with Chicago for the “Heart and Soul 2.0 Tour.” Judson University musicians play the Imago Film Festival. And locals are joining the Warped Tour this year.

Music notes: Catch Blue Oyster Cult classics

Mar 24 2016 | 2:28 pm - Blue Oyster Cult brings some classic rock and metal to the Arcada Theatre; Elmhurst rock band Poke plays Fitz’s Spare Keys.

Music notes: mc chris cruises into Chicago

Mar 17 2016 | 1:22 pm - Libertyville rapper mc chris makes a hometown tour stop; The Shades bring their harmonies to the House of Blues; and folk-rockers Freakwater celebrate an album-release party.

Music notes: Fall Out Boy, AWOLNATION hit United Center

Mar 08 2016 | 5:19 pm - Pop-punk scenesters Fall Out Boy return to the Chicago area for a show at the United Center; Fermilab's arts series hosts Ireland's Dervish. More on these and other shows.

Music notes: Rescheduled Who tour comes to town

Mar 03 2016 | 1:13 pm - Last fall's postponed “The Who Hits 50!” tour comes to the United Center Thursday, March 10. Poi Dog Pondering plays Aurora's Paramount Friday. And you can join The Paul G Three's Tuesday-night jam sessions at Chicago's East Bar.

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