Not Much Down Time This Week

There are still outdoor venues going strong, plus, next weekend, comes the explosion of concerts. Busy times.

Monday, October 9.

Cubs over Nationals. Bring on the Dodgers (or whomever).

Tuesday, October 10.

dean-milano-2   Dean Milano presents his program, The Chicago Music Scene of the '60's and '70's, at Mather's Lifeways Cafe, 7134 W. Higgins Rd, Norwood Park. 3:30 PM.

12 Robinlee alone   Robinlee Garber hosts an open mic to benefit Puerto Rico at Fuller's Pub, 3203 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago. 9 PM. $10 requested donation.

Pianist Jacqueline Schwab live in-studio on Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma, 90.9 FM, or 8 PM.

Wednesday, October 11.

JazzmanJeffJustmanPhoto  Jazzman Jeff Justman at the Ravinia Farmers' Market, Dean Avenue, Highland Park. 9 AM.

Thursday, October 12.

Jan Krist and Jim Bizer at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St, Oak Park. 7 PM.

Jeffman Just Jazzman at the Libertyville Farmers' Market, Cook Park, Libertyville. 9 AM.

Friday, October 13.

Jim Gary, the Spartan of Woodstock (Go, Green!), at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St, Downers Grove. 8:15 PM. ,$10.

Acoustic Music Jam in Grayslake. Contact Jeff Justman at, or 847-989-9634 fior details.

Andrew and Casy 2  Andrew and Casey Calhoun at Molly's Cafe, 941 W. Lawrence Ave, Chicago. 7:15, or whenever the services end.

Saturday, October 14.

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

Songsisters at Edgar's Place, 70 Sycamore, Park Fiorest. 7:30 PM. $15.

Guyz with Bad Eyez at Woodstock Farmers' Market, Woodstock. 9 AM.

Archie Fisher at Acoustic Renaissance, 11 W. Maple St, Hinsdale. 8 PM. $20.

Dean Milano and John Benischek at Eastgate Cafe, 102 Harrison, Oak Park. 7 PM.

Rich Kreuger, Jodi and Dave Walker, Steve Shelton, and 996 others in Night of 1,000 Stars at Friendly Tap, 6733 Roosevelt Rd, Berwyn. 8:30 PM.

09 Andrew Calhoun   Andrew Calhoun at the Wheaton French Market, probably somewhere in Wheaton. 9:30 AM.

Trillium at the Andersonville Arts Weekend, Berwyn Avenue between Clark and Ashland, Chicago.  1 PM.

Sunday, October 15.

Andrew Calhoun at the Western Springs French Market, at the METRA station, Western Springs. 9:30 AM.

Anne Hills  Anne Hills, plus Jim Fine, at the Lake County Folk Club, in the Grayslake Heritage Center, 164 Hawley, Grayslake. 7 PM. $18.

Patchouli   Patchouli at the Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton St, Skokie. 2 PM.

Rachel Drew and the Bitter Roots at Simon's Tavern, 5210 N. Clark St, Chicago. 9 PM.

Rich Kreuger and Vernon Tonges at Wishbone North, 3300 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. 7 PM.

Jazzman Jeff Justman at the Skokie Farmers' Market, 5727 N. Oakton, Skokie. 9 AM.

That should keep you busy. That, and the fact that the White Sox are the only major professional sports team in Chicago NOT active right now. Yep, busy times. Remember to "share" on Facebook.

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