This is your guide to catching the best live music in Chicago this week both in the city and throughout the suburbs. This week, Susanna Hoffs hits City Winery as does Shawn Colvin. Plus, area appearances by Dan Deacon, Sharon Van Etten, Grouplove and MxPx. All of this plus much more...
In The City...
Susanna Hoffs (8PM Tuesday at City Winery. $40-50, All Ages)
Dan Deacon (9PM Wednesday at Lincoln Hall. $15, 18+) - Height With Friends, Alan Resnick and Chester Endersby Gwazda open.
Sharon Van Etten (8PM Wednesday at Metro. $18, 18+) - Damien Jurado opens.
The Sword (9PM Wednesday at Double Door. $15, 21+) - Gypsy Hawk and Eagle Claw open.
Shawn Colvin (Two shows at 8PM Wednesday and Thursday at City Winery. Each show is $40-50, All Ages) - Mandolin Orange opens.
Grouplove (7:30PM Thursday at the Riviera Theatre. $33, All Ages) - Papa opens.
MxPx All-Stars (7:30PM Thursday at Bottom Lounge. $15, 17+) - Unwritten Law opens.
In The Suburbs...
Joe Bonamassa (8PM Tuesday at Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, IN. $65-95, All Ages)
Englebert Humperdink (7:30PM Wednesday at the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet. $47-77, All Ages)
Toots & the Maytals (An acoustic evening. 10PM Wednesday at SPACE in Evanston. All Ages, SOLD OUT) - Anders Osborne opens.
Filed under: Midweek Music Spotlight