The Broken Record Chicago: volume three

Once more I’ve arranged some type to guide your weekly music endeavors. Highlighted items are shows I would recommend. Take a gander and choose freely. Venues are listed and linked following the article, an asterisk denotes an all ages event and band links will be added shortly for your perusing pleasure.


Extraordinary Popular Delusions @ Beat Kitchen. 8PM, Free show.

Robbie Fulks, Sanctified Grumblers @ The Hideout. 7PM, $10.00.

Old School Punk DJ Alex @ Delilahs.

Architecture In Helsinki @ Metro. 8PM, $18.00

Mental Graffiti @ Cole’s. 7PM, Free Show.

Simple Plan @ The Vic. 6PM, $24.00.

Smoke and the Chickpea, Nick Lynch @ Elbo Room. 8PM, $7.00.

Andy Davis, The Daylights @ Schubas. 8PM, $10.00.

Pet Lions, Cains & Abels @ Empty Bottle. 9:30PM, Free Show.

Tin Lynott, Stand Up @ Martyrs. 8PM, $5.00.

BoDeal @ Reggie’s Rock Club. 9PM, $10.00 adv., $12.00 door.


Kirby Kaiser, Sir Love, Mia Leblon @ Schubas. 8PM, $7.00.

Illusions Fate @ Double Door. 8PM, Free Show.

YP, King Louie @ Subterranean. 9PM, $8.00.

TCB (Tiny Cover Band) @ The Hideout. 9PM, $5.00.

Pink Mink, Heavy Times @ Empty Bottle. 9:30PM, $8.00.

Kid Ink @ Reggie’s Rock Club. 6PM. **

Leslie Hunt, Mandy & The Bandits @ Martyrs. 8PM, $7.00.

Cafe Moustache DJs @ Coles. 10PM, Free Show.

Tony Morrison Quartet @ Quenchers. 9PM.

Supreme Soul Dance Party with DJ Bridget @ Delilahs.

Evet Socrates @ Elbo Room. 8PM, $7.00.


Hello Seahorse, Monte Negro @ Congress Theater. 8PM, $20.00.

Chances Dances @ The Hideout. 9PM, $5.00.

The Coop, Perfect Kiss @ Double Door. 8PM, $10.00-$15.00.

DJ Mattloch @ Delilahs.

Yakuza, Atlas Moth @ Subterranean. 8PM, $10.00.

Van Ghost, Blah Blah Blah @ Schubas. 9PM. $10.00 adv., $15.00 door.

NakedRaygun @ Metro. 9PM, $22.00.

Flosstradamus, Supreme Cuts @ Lincoln Hall. 9PM, $15.00

Thee Oh Sees, Total Control. 7PM. $10.00 adv., $12.00 door.

Mathien, Animate Objects @ Reggie’s Rock Club. 8PM, $7.00

Toche Amore, Pianos Become Teeth @ Beat Kitchen. 6:30PM, $10.00 adv., $12.00 door.

This Must Be The Band: Talking Heads Tribute @ Martyrs. 9PM, $12.00 adv., $14.00 door.

City and Colour @ The Vic. 6PM, $24.00.

The Safes, The Sonnets, No Enemy @ Quenchers. 9PM.

Under Dover, The Queue. 8PM, $7.00.


Most venues closed. Eat a copious amount of foodstuff and entertain yourselves or check out Skanksgiving, DJ Chuck spins Reggae and Ska @ Delilahs.


Machine Gun Kelly @ House of Blues. 8PM, $25.00 **

The Ike Reilly Assassination, Musikanto @ Double Door. 8PM, $20.00.

Nomo, Wild Belle @ Schubas. 10PM, $15.00.

Quadrophonica @ The Hideout. 9PM, $8.00.

K.Flay @ Subterranean. 9PM, $10.00.

Scattered Trees @ Lincoln Hall. 10PM, $12.00.

My Gold Mask, La Scala @ Empty Bottle. 10PM, $10.00.

Chicago Afrobeat Project, Get Up With The Getdowns @ Reggie’s Rock Club. 8PM, $10.00.

Young Jesus @ Beat Kitchen. 9PM, $10.00.

Morrisey and The Smiths DJ Tony @ Delilahs.

The Get Down @ Coles. 9PM, Free Show.

Chris Bader @ The Riv. 8:30PM, $20.00.

Umphrey’s McGee, Cornmeal.@ The Aragon. 7PM, $32.25.

Item 9 and the Mad Hatters @ Elbo Room. 8PM, $9.00


Acrostar, Sexy Ester, Sixspeed @ Elbo Room. 8PM, $10.00.

Wolcott, Dirty Rooks @ Martyrs. 8:30PM, $10.00.

Corey Taylor of Slipknot @ Double Door. 9PM, $25.00.

Steve Angello, AN21 @ Congress Theater. 8PM, $25.00-$65.00.

John Doe @ Old Town School of Folk Music. 8PM, $25.00.

Tom Fuller Band @ Schubas. 10PM, $15.00.

Markita Irglova of Swell Season @ Lincoln Hall. 9PM, $18.00 adv., $20.00 door.

Cianide @ Empty Bottle. 9:30PM, $10.00 adv., $12.00 door.

The Great Chicago Fire @ Subterranean featuring EC Illa and Juice. 9PM, $12.00.

Chris Underwood @ Reggie’s Rock Club. 9PM, $10.00.

Mr. Blotto @ Abbey Pub. 9PM, $8.00 adv., $10.00 door.

State and Madison, Tommy and the High Pilots @ Beat Kitchen. 7PM, $10.00.

The Velcro Lewis Group @ Coles. 10PM, Free Show.

Umpheys McGee, Cornmeal @ The Aragon. 7PM, $32.25.


Big Dammit, W.O.R.M, A Photo Finish @ Elbo Room.8PM $7.00.

The Funs, The New Diet @ Subterranean. 7:30PM, $8.00.

Akasha Presents: Simmer Down Sunday Givin Thanks Stylee @ Double Door. 9PM, Free Show.

Anthony Hamilton @ House of Blues. 9PM, $45.00.

Tribute to the Quiet One: George Harrison @ Old Town School of Folk Music. 7PM, $12.00.

Cornmeal @ Martyrs. 9:30PM, $15.00 adv., $20.00 door.

Koipiklaani, Arkona @ Reggie’s Rock Club. 6PM. **

Venues: Lincoln Hall, Schubas, Beat Kitchen, The Vic, The Aragon Ballroom, The Riv, Park West, Metro, Empty Bottle, Reggie’s Rock Club, The Abbey Pub, Subterranean, Double Door, Cole’s, Quenchers, The Whistler, Congress Theater, Elbo Room, The Hideout.