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Music notes: ‘Ghoul’ up your playlists with Mutts

Oct 07 2015 | 3:23 pm - Get in the spirit of Halloween with Mutts' "Ghoul Yer Delusion," a 3-song EP of creepy covers, available for download or at their show at Chicago's Subterranean Friday. Palatine singer-songwriter Kevin Mileski and the Kevin mileski Trio plays Mac's...

Music notes: Weekend of Teenage Bottlerocket at Brauerhouse

Oct 02 2015 | 3:41 pm - Punk rock band Teenage Bottlerocket and friends Pears come to Lombard's Brauerhouse for two nights, featuring local openers AM Taxi, The Timmys, Turbo Vamps! and The C-Sides.

Music notes: Apple Fest brings a bushel of local bands

Sep 24 2015 | 1:57 pm - Long Grove's Apple Fest is this weekend, and in addition to tasty treats, you can pick from a load of local musical talent. Chicago's Music Dealers teams with The Ivorys to raise money for Deborah's Place. And singer-author David Berkeley plays...

Music notes: Send off summer with Matt & Kim, Local H

Sep 17 2015 | 10:18 am - Matt & Kim say goodbye to summer along with a slew of local artists at the two-day Goose Island 312 Urban Block Party in Chicago. Milk N Cookies releases a single on their new label in prep for a show at Chicago's Evil Olive.

Music notes: Brandon Flowers hits Chicago's Riv

Sep 11 2015 | 10:05 am - The Killers' frontman Brandon Flowers is paying a visit to Chicago's Riviera Theatre Friday, Sept. 11. Darien native Andrew Salgado brings his fresh country home for a set of shows. And Grass Knuckles and Fox River Fallout play Riverside Pub's...

Music notes: Get funky with Main Squeeze, North Coast Fest

Sep 01 2015 | 3:42 pm - The Main Squeeze play their funky soul rock at North Coast Music Festival in Chicago this weekend and at an official after party at Bottom Lounge Friday. Hit Durty Nellie's in Palatine on Saturday to revel in the '90s.

Music notes: Foo Fighters at bat Saturday

Aug 25 2015 | 5:31 pm - The Foo Fighters make their way to Chicago's Wrigley Field for an outdoor concert Saturday. Mount Prospect's own "American Idol" Lee DeWyze visits Durty Nellie's in Palatine. And "Idol" finalist Casey Abrams plays Schubas, with local artists Mike...

Music notes: Kick it with Fletcher Rockwell

Aug 19 2015 | 2:28 pm - The local boys in Fletcher Rockwell tell Midwestern tales with their songs at BaseCamp Pub & Eatery in Lisle; '90s alternative bands Filter and Candlebox play Sideouts' Bands in the Sand 7 day of rock in Island Lake; and One Direction packs the...

Music notes: Ravinia jams along with Umphrey’s McGee

Aug 14 2015 | 11:40 am - Local prog rockers Umphrey's McGee plays a set of jam rock at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park; Diagon Alley and Time Crash join Chicago rock band I Fight Dragons at a benefit for Strange Bedfellows Theater at Martyrs' Friday night; and The Giving...

Music notes: From Motley Crue to Maggie Speaks

Aug 11 2015 | 3:26 pm - Rock out to Motley Crue in Rosemont, relive past hits with the Commodores in St. Charles or catch jazz pianist Ramsey Lewis in Highland Park. They join a solid list of local bands playing the suburbs this weekend.

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