Lots of Music for the Baseball Off-season

Ok, no more Cub games to divert our attention from the important things in life, namely live concerts.

Tuesday, October 24.

Festival mixer on Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma, 90.9 FM, or www.wdcb.org. 8 PM.

Wednesday, October 25.

JazzmanJeffJustmanPhoto  Jazzman Jeff Justman at Ravinia Farmers Market, Dean Ave, Highland Park. 9 AM.

Thursday, October 26.

Jeff Daniels, with the Ben Daniels Band at City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St, Chicago. 7 PM. $42 - $52. You remember my admonitions about giving your car to the valet parkers at City Winery, right?

megon-mcdonough  Megan McDonough presents music of the '50's, '60's, and '70's at the Wilmette Theatre, 1122 Central,  Wilmette. 7 PM. $30.

Merv alone  Merv Collins at the Chicago French Market,131 N. Clinton St, Chicago. 4:30 PM.

Friday, October 27.

Acoustic Music Jam in Grayslake. Contact Jeff Justman at jazmanjeffjustman@yahoo.com for details.

Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples at the brand new Wintrust Arena, 200 E. Cermak Rd, by the old Donnelley plant, Chicago. 7:30 PM.

februarysky February Sky, Joe LeMay, and Sherri Reese at Off Square, 25 W. Van Buren, Woodstock. 7:30 PM.

dean-milano-2  Dean Milano and his group, "Grope" at the Alibi, 12 N. 3rd St, St. Charles. 8 PM.

Jazzman Jeff Justman at the Palatine Farmers Market, METRA station, Palatine. 9 AM.

Saturday, October 28.

The Mighty Michigan State Spartans invade Northwestern territory for a big win against the Wildcats. 2:30 PM. (Ok, it's not folk music. So sue me).

Andrew Calhoun at the Wilmette French Market, probably in Wilmette someplace, and most likely in the morning. I give you all the information I have.

Shawn Colvin at Park West, 322 W. Armitage, Chicago. 7 PM .

Danny Schmidt at Maple Street Chapel, 220 Main St, Lombard. 7:30 PM. $15.

February Sky, Joe LeMay, and Sherri Reese at Brown Dog House Concerts in Warrenville. john.sponzilli@gmail.com for details. 7:30 PM. $15.

Sons  Sons of the Never Wrong at the Princeton Coffee House, 25 E. Marion St, Princeton. 7:30 PM.

Sunday, October 29.

Sons of the Never Wrong, plus John Abbey, John Erickson, and Gerald Dowd, at City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St, Chicago. 7 PM.

The Lake County Folk Club presents Annie and Rod Capps, at the Grayslake Heritage Center, 164 Hawley, Grayslake. 7 PM. $18.

Pitchers and catchers report to Spring training in about 120 days, give or take. In the meantime, go hear some live music, and share this article on Facebook.

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