This is your guide to catching the best live music in Chicago this weekend both in the city and throughout the suburbs. This weekend, check out Ghostface Killah in the South Loop. Plus area appearances by AM Taxi, Geoff Rickly, Coheed and Cambria, Dada, Cam'Ron, The Marshall Tucker Band, Judy Collins and In Flames. All of this plus much more...
In The City...
Ghostface Killah (Doors open at 8PM Friday at The Shrine. $32-45, 21+) - Sheek Louch, Juice and DJ Timbuk2 also perform. *** VIP Bottle Service also available ***
Walk the Moon (7:30PM Friday at Metro. All Ages, SOLD OUT) - Pacific Air opens.
Geoff Rickly (8PM Saturday at Beat Kitchen. $14, 21+) - Vinnie Caruana, A Loss for Words, Koji and Brian Marquis open. *** The Acoustic Basement Tour ***
AM Taxi (9PM Saturday at Subterranean. $12, 17+) - The Kickback, Chasing Mars and Dan Wade open.
REBL Music (8:30PM Saturday at Double Door. $12, 21+) - Blah Blah Blah, Ami Saraiya & The Outcome, Chance Kuykendall, Shazam Bangles and Dario X also perform.
Coheed and Cambria (Doors open at 6PM Saturday at Congress Theater. $30, All Ages) - Between the Buried and Me and Russian Circles also perform.
dada (8PM Saturday at Park West. $25, 18+) - 7Horse and Jerod Finck open.
Iris Dement (Two shows on Saturday at 8PM and 10:30PM at City Winery. 8PM show is SOLD OUT. Tickets for the 10:30 show are $32-40) - Jason Wilber opens at 8PM. No opener for 10:30 show.
Ken Stringfellow (7PM Saturday at Schubas. $14, 21+) - Jeremy David Miller opens.
Ty Seagall (Two shows on Saturday at 7PM and 10PM at Empty Bottle. 7PM show is $14, 21+. 10PM show is 21+, SOLD OUT) - Ex Cult and Trin Tran open at 7PM. Ex Cult and Zath open at 10PM.
Cam'Ron (8:30PM Sunday at Double Door. $22-50, 21+) - *** This show has been rescheduled from from Friday to Sunday. All tickets for Friday's show will be honored on Sunday. ***
In The Suburbs...
In Flames (7:30PM Friday at Moejoe's in Joliet. $32, All Ages) - Demon Hunter, All Shall Perish and Battlecross open.
Judy Collins (Two shows on Friday at 7PM and 9:30PM at SPACE in Evanston. Each show is $40-85, All Ages)
Rick Springfield (8PM Central time on Friday at Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo, MI. 5+. All minors must be accompanied by an adult. $32-59)
The Marshall Tucker Band (8:30PM Friday at Viper Alley in Lincolnshire. 18+, SOLD OUT) - Righteous Hillbillies open.
The Marshall Tucker Band (9PM Saturday at Tailgater's in Bolingbrook. $25-70, 21+)
Poi Dog Pondering (8PM Saturday at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora. $35-45, All Ages)
Buckwheat Zydeco (Sunday at SPACE in Evanston) - *** This show has been CANCELLED ***
Mushroomhead (7PM Sunday at Moejoe's in Joliet. $20, 21+) - Gemini Syndrome, Final Trigger and Society's Plague open.
Filed under: Weekend Music Spotlight