October 28 - November 3, 2013

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Monday 28
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
Shake 'Em On Down (country blues, ragtime, delta blues) Webster's Wine Bar home page facebook page twitter stream
1480 W Webster Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
The Crown Vics facebook page (1950's rock 'n roll)
The Braver Days (punk)
Beat Kitchen home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
2100 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
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)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID)
Tuesday 29
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
Wednesday 30
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
Chi-Town Hotshots facebook page (ragtime, roaring 20's, kick brass blues) O'Shaughnessy's Public House home page facebook page twitter stream
4557 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-9:30pm
No Cover

Halloween Show

The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues)
Alhambra Palace home page
1240 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $10

costume contest
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 31
Halloween wikipedia article
facebook event The Quakes home page myspace page facebook page (psychobilly, rockabilly, new wave, punk)
Jayke Orvis and The Broken Band myspace page facebook page (bluegrass, country, roots music)
The Krank Daddies home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (psychobilly, rockabilly, punk)
Nothing to Gain myspace page facebook page (punk)
Dead Bundy & the Neat Neat Neats
Reggie's Rock Club home page
2109 S State St
Chicago, IL (map)
8:00pm
Cover: $20 ($15 in advance; $15 at the door if in costume)

costume contest
Country Night in Berwyn facebook page

Honky Tonk Parade
Jon Williams & Dave Kay
Crazee Heart (americana, honky tonk)
In the SideBar @
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
Barbara Clifford home page facebook page twitter stream (rock 'n' roll, rockabilly, hillbilly, r&b, country swing)
Them Guilty Aces home page home page reverbnation artist profile twitter stream (rock 'n' roll)
Coyote Riot
MG Bailey
Uptown Lounge home page facebook page
1136 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $5

costume contest
Dead Man's Party

le Percolateur home page myspace page facebook page facebook group (jazz, blues, pop)
Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $10

costume contest
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: Halloween Edition!
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 1
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
Rockin' Johnny Burgin home page (blues) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Battle of the Blues Harps!

Jim Liban
& Dennis Gruenling

with:

Joel Paterson myspace page youtube channel (guitar)
Beau Sample myspace page (string bass)
&
Alex Hall
Nick's Beer Garden home page facebook page
1516 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover
Del Christies facebook page reverbnation artist profile (rock 'n' roll, rockabilly, surf) Two Brothers Roundhouse home page
205 N Broadway St
Aurora, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover
First Fridays - Swingin' at the Studio (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Gipsy Trio home page youtube playlist (gypsy jazz)

Big City Swing home page facebook page
1012 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-8:45pm
Live Music & Dancing: 8:45pm-Midnight
Cost: $10
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm
No Cover
The Western Starlanders home page facebook page (honky tonk, western swing) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Saturday 2
facebook event Chicago Swing Dance Society home page facebook page facebook group (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Java Jive (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Halloween Dance

Outcast Jazz Band blogspot blog (big band swing)
International House home page facebook page twitter stream
1414 E 59th St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-9:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $8 ($5 for students with ID)

Costume Contest
Bad Girls Nite!

L'Assassins facebook page (post-apocalyptic vixen rock)
The Wanton Looks
The Dyes home page facebook page twitter stream (garage, rockabilly)
Brauer House Restaurant home page facebook page twitter stream
1000 N Rohlwing Rd
Lombard, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $8 ($6 in advance)
facebook event CD Release Party

The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing)
Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
Cover: $10
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
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: 10:00pm-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)
Chicago Rebels Swing Dance Club home page facebook page (west coast swing dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (hustle)
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight
Lesson: $5, Dance: $10 ($6 for members)
Sunday 3
Daylight Saving Time wikipedia article ends
A Tribute to George Lowell

The New Orleans Suspects
Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett of Little Feat
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 7:00pm-10:30pm
Cover: $25 ($20 in advance)
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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