October 14 - 20, 2013

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Monday 14
Columbus Day wikipedia article
Blue Monday Blues series

Erwin Helfer (boogie woogie & blues)
Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
Third Coast Swing home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing) Presents:
Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (swing)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID)
Tuesday 15
The Fat Babies home page facebook page (1920s & 1930s jazz) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $6
Barb City Swing Connection home page facebook group (swing dancing) The House Cafe home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
263 E Lincoln Hwy
Dekalb, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:00pm
DJ: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
Wednesday 16
Jake Sanders
& John Donatowicz
Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-8:00pm
No Cover
Pete Ellman Big Band home page (big band jazz) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm
Cover: $10 ($5 - 17 and under)
Shake 'Em On Down (country blues, ragtime, delta blues)

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The Western Elstons (country, rockabilly, western swing)
Simon's Tavern myspace page
5210 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-11:00pm
No Cover
Wednesday Swings
with Carl and Karrie home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Navarro's home page facebook page
1601 Fairway Dr
Naperville, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm-8:30pm
DJ: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $7
West Coast Wednesday home page facebook page facebook group (west coast swing dancing) Galway Bar and Grill
12045 Roosevelt Rd
Elmhurst, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:00pm (beg west coast swing), 7:45pm (int west coast swing)
DJ: 8:30pm-11:00pm
Cover: $6 (Lessons: +$5 each)
Thursday 17
The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:00pm-9:30pm
No Cover
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz) Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:30pm
Cover: $10
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing & jazz) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $6
facebook event DePaul Swing Society facebook group twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Community Night
Ray Meyer Fitness and Recreation Center home page facebook page
2235 N Sheffield Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm-9:30pm
DJs: 9:30pm-11:15pm
No Cover
Friday 18
The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing) The Empty Bottle home page facebook page
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
40th Anniversary Celebration
Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz home page (traditional jazz, ragtime, swing, big band)

Andy Schumm and His Flatland Gang home page
Swing Gitan (jazz hot/gypsy jazz)
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz)
Wally's Warehouse Waifs home page facebook page (swing, traditional jazz)
Willowbrook Inn
7800 S Kingery Hwy
Willowbrook, IL (map)
7:00pm-Midnight

Cover: $35, ($10 for swing dancers), $120 (all four sessions - fri eve, sat aft, sat eve, sun aft), $165 patron package ($175 after 10/1)

bands listed in order of appearance

sets:
7:00pm-8:00pm
8:20pm-9:20pm
9:40pm-10:40pm
11:00pm-Midnight
Speakeasy Swing facebook page (swing) The Palm Court facebook page @
The Drake Hotel home page
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
Cash Box Kings home page myspace page (blues, roots music, americana) Rosa's Lounge home page
3420 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm
Cover: $12 ($10 in advance)
Michael Goodman home page twitter stream reverbnation artist profile (country, honky tonk, bakersfield sound) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm
No Cover
Bailey Dee and her Late Night Bait home page facebook page The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Saturday 19
40th Anniversary Celebration
Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz home page (traditional jazz, ragtime, swing, big band)

Swing Gitan (jazz hot/gypsy jazz)
Wally's Warehouse Waifs home page facebook page (swing, traditional jazz)
Andy Schumm and His Flatland Gang home page
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz)
Willowbrook Inn
7800 S Kingery Hwy
Willowbrook, IL (map)
11:00am-4:00pm

Cover: $30, ($10 for swing dancers), $120 (all four sessions - fri eve, sat aft, sat eve, sun aft), $165 patron package ($175 after 10/1)

bands listed in order of appearance

sets:
11:00am-Noon
12:20pm-1:20pm
1:40pm-2:40pm
3:00pm-4:00pm

5:00pm-6:00pm: Patrons' Cocktails
6:00pm-8:00pm: Patrons' Banquet
Deke Dickerson (rockabilly, country, surf)
The Dyes home page facebook page twitter stream (garage, rockabilly)
Kent Rose home page myspace page (country, rockabilly, blues)
Reggie's Music Joint home page
2105 S State St
Chicago, IL (map)
8:00pm
Cover: $15 ($12 in advance)
12th Street Ramblers facebook page (early jazz) The Store home page myspace page
2002 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-9:00pm
No Cover
40th Anniversary Celebration
Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz home page (traditional jazz, ragtime, swing, big band)

Wally's Warehouse Waifs home page facebook page (swing, traditional jazz)
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz)
Swing Gitan (jazz hot/gypsy jazz)
Andy Schumm and His Flatland Gang home page
Willowbrook Inn
7800 S Kingery Hwy
Willowbrook, IL (map)
8:00pm-Midnight

Cover: $35, ($10 for swing dancers), $120 (all four sessions - fri eve, sat aft, sat eve, sun aft), $165 patron package ($175 after 10/1)

bands listed in order of appearance

sets:
8:00pm-8:45pm
9:00pm-9:45pm
10:00pm-10:45pm
11:00pm-Midnight
The Special 20's facebook page (blues, swing, rock n' roll) CityGate Grille home page facebook page
2020 Calamos Court
Naperville, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
No Cover
The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) The Palm Court facebook page @
The Drake Hotel home page
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
Dan Whitaker and the Shinebenders facebook page (country) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
No Cover
Killer Diller Record Hop facebook group (jive, jitterbug, stroll, bop) Three Aces home page facebook page twitter stream
1321 W Taylor St
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:30pm-3:00am
No Cover
Windy City Jitterbug Club home page facebook group (jitterbug, bop, shag, west coast swing dancing) American Legion Post 974 home page
9757 Pacific Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
8:00pm-11:30pm
Donation: $10 ($5 for members)
Sunday 20
40th Anniversary Celebration
Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz home page (traditional jazz, ragtime, swing, big band)

Wally's Warehouse Waifs home page facebook page (swing, traditional jazz)
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz)
Andy Schumm and His Flatland Gang home page
Swing Gitan (jazz hot/gypsy jazz)
Willowbrook Inn
7800 S Kingery Hwy
Willowbrook, IL (map)
11:00am-4:00pm

Cover: $30, ($10 for swing dancers), $120 (all four sessions - fri eve, sat aft, sat eve, sun aft), $165 patron package ($175 after 10/1)

bands listed in order of appearance

sets:
11:00am-Noon
12:20pm-1:20pm
1:40pm-2:40pm
3:00pm-4:00pm

WreckLess Chicago facebook page
presents: Sunday Bike Nights (rock'n'roll, r&b, rockabilly)

Michael Goodman home page twitter stream reverbnation artist profile (country, honky tonk, bakersfield sound)

Three Aces home page facebook page twitter stream
1321 W Taylor St
Chicago, IL (map)
5:00pm-9:00pm
Live Music: 5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
Chicago Skyliners Big Band (big band jazz) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-9:30pm
Cover: $10 ($5 - 17 and under)
The Fat Babies home page facebook page (1920s & 1930s jazz) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
No Cover
SOS! (Swing On Sundays) facebook page (west coast swing dancing) May I Have This Dance home page facebook page
5246 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:00pm (hustle)
Lesson: 6:30pm (west coast swing)
DJ: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Cover: $10 (Lesson and DJ), $7 (DJ only)
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