This is your guide to catching the best live music in Chicago this weekend both in the city and throughout the suburbs. This weekend, Nick Lowe brings pop to Park West, Johnny Winter rocks the south side, Snow Patrol and Counting Crows kick things up a notch in Uptown, while the BoDeans and Mason Jennings make their way through the 'burbs. All of this plus much more...
In The City...
Nick Lowe (8PM Friday at Park West. $38, 18+) - Paul Cebar opens.
Prong (8PM Friday at Cobra Lounge. $15-20, 21+) - Crowbar, Witchburn, En Masse, and Never We See also perform.
Johnny Winter (8PM Saturday at the Beverly Arts Center. $35-39)
Loudon Wainwright III (Two shows at 7PM & 10PM Saturday at the Old Town School of Folk Music. Each show is $24-28, All Ages) - The Pines open.
Snow Patrol (7:30PM Saturday at the Aragon Ballroom. All Ages, SOLD OUT) - Ed Sheeran opens.
Counting Crows (7:30PM Sunday at the Riviera Theatre. 18+, SOLD OUT)
In The Suburbs...
BoDeans (7PM Friday at the Arcada Theatre in St. Charles. All Ages, SOLD OUT)
Jack Russell's Great White (8PM Saturday at Tailgaters in Bolingbrook. $18, 21+) - Veilside opens.
Local H (9PM Saturday at Chicago City Limits in Schaumburg. $12, 21+) - Stutter Vision and Broken Vegas open.
Marty Stuart (7:30PM Saturday at Lund Auditorium at Dominican University in River Forest. $21-30, All Ages)
Mason Jennings (Two shows Saturday at 7PM & 10PM at SPACE in Evanston. Each show is $22-36, All Ages)
Sepultura (6PM Saturday at Moejoe's in Joliet. $25, All Ages) - Death Angel, Krisiun, Skin Walker, Pig Champion, Mass Mutilation and Havoc open.
Filed under: Weekend Music Spotlight