Chicagoland Midweek Music Spotlight: City and Suburban Live Music Highlights - Monday, 8/13/12 - Thursday, 8/16/12

Chicagoland Midweek Music Spotlight: City and Suburban Live Music Highlights - Monday, 8/13/12 - Thursday, 8/16/12

This is your guide to catching the best live music in Chicago this week both in the city and throughout the suburbs.  This week... Ted Nugent, Lewis Black, Sebadoh and Mumford & Sons all perform throughout the city... Plus a Rosemont appearance from System of a Down and The Deftones... All of this plus much more...

In The City...

Robbie Fulks (7PM Monday at the Hideout. $10, 21+) - Liz Carroll also performs.

Ted Nugent (8PM Tuesday at House of Blues. $40, 17+) - Laura Wilde opens.

In Tall Buildings (9PM Wednesday at Township. $5, 21+) - She Keeps Bees and Talons' opens.

The Handcuffs and The Wanton Looks (9PM Wednesday at Double Door. $7, 21+) - Swimsuit Addition, Summer Girlfriends and Pillow Talk open.

Lewis Black (Two shows at 8PM on Wednesday and Thursday at City Winery. 21+, SOLD OUT)

The Cathy Santonies (8PM Thursday at Ultra Lounge. $7, 21+) - Facials and Sugar Skulls open.

Jon Langford & Skull Orchard (9PM Thursday at the Hideout. $10, 21+) - Home & Garden and No Grave Like the Sea open.

Mumford & Sons and Dawes (8PM Thursday at Chicago Theatre. $64, 21+)

Sebadoh (8PM Thursday at Schubas. $20, 21+) - Circle of Buzzards open.

Summer Slaughter Tour (1PM Thursday at House of Blues. $32, All Ages) - Cannibal Corpse, Between the Buried and Me, Periphery, The Faceless, Veil of Maya, Job For a Cowboy, Goatwhore, Exhumed and Cerebral Bore also perform.  *** Note the early start time ***

In The Suburbs...

System of a Down and The Deftones (7:30PM Wednesday at Allstate Arena. $61, All Ages)

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