June 9 - 15, 2014

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Monday 9
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
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 (lindy hop)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID)
Tuesday 10
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
Courtesy Blues facebook group (blues dance)
Luis Arturo Dance Acacemy home page facebook page
462 N Park Blvd
Glen Ellyn, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:00pm (blues dance)
DJ: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
Wednesday 11
Jake Sanders (guitar, banjo)
& John Donatowicz (guitar, banjo)
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) Chief O'Neill's Pub and Restaurant home page facebook page twitter stream
3471 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:00pm-9:00pm
No Cover

Myles Hayes home page myspace page (40s & 50s-style crooner) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:00pm-10:00pm
No Cover
Wednesday Swings
with Carl and Karrie home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Esteban's home page
1550 N Route 59
Naperville, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm-8:30pm
DJ: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $7
Chicago Balboa Underground home page facebook group (balboa, bal-swing)

Wonderful Wednesday Balboa Social (balboa, bal-swing, swing, lindy hop)
Lillstreet Loft home page
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight

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 12
Decoy Prayer Meeting myspace page facebook page (country, folk, rockabilly) Giddings Plaza
Lincoln Square
4731 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:30pm-9:00pm
No Cover
Bailey Dee and her Late Night Bait home page facebook page Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-10:30pm
No Cover
Kate Moss facebook page reverbnation artist profile twitter stream (blues) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-10:30pm
No Cover
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
Friday 13
Chicago Blues Festival home page facebook page Grant Park home page
337 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Orb-X 2014 facebook event

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
Le Travaillant facebook page reverbnation artist profile (cajun, zydeco, americana) Maple Tree Inn home page
13301 Olde Western Ave
Blue Island, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-9:00pm
No Cover
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Pete Miller's home page
1557 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Chicago Blues Angels home page myspace page facebook page (blues, rockabilly, r&b)
Barbara Clifford home page facebook page twitter stream (rock 'n' roll, rockabilly, hillbilly, r&b, country swing)
Chandelier Swingers home page facebook page (western swing)
Mayne Stage home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel
1328 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $15 ($12 in advance)
Motoblot Vintage Motorcycle & Scooter Rally - Friday Night Rumble (formerly Mods Vs. Rockers)

Three Blue Teardrops myspace page facebook page (garage, psychobilly, rockabilly)
Hillbilly Casino home page myspace page facebook group (punk, rockabilly, roots music)
Martyrs home page facebook page twitter stream
3855 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $40 (vip weekend pass)
Billy Flynn 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
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
The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Orb-X 2014 facebook event

Friday Night Dance
Mixed Motion Art home page facebook page
2412 W North Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 10:00pm-4:00am
Cover: $15
Saturday 14
Flag Day wikipedia article
Chicago Blues Festival home page facebook page Grant Park home page
337 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Orb-X 2014 facebook event

facebook event Benefit for Brian Wilke (and the Stolen Pedal Steel Guitar)

The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing)
with special guests:
Robbie Fulks home page myspace page (country, bluegrass)
Bruce Lamont
Tim Menard & Cathie VanWert
Gerald Dowd

Peter Joly Band
Gin Palace Jesters facebook page reverbnation artist profile (country, rockabilly, bluegrass)
Lisa DeRosia home page myspace page (country, pop, roots music)
Can.Ky.Ree
The Hatstretchers
Grit & The Double Knit
Al Rose Band
DJ: Lawrence Peters
The Hideout home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel
1354 W Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Benefit Show: Noon-5:30pm
Donation at the Door
Motoblot Vintage Motorcycle & Scooter Rally (formerly Mods Vs. Rockers)


Rockabilly Rumble - Outdoor Stage

Detroit Cobras
The Gas House Gorillas home page myspace page facebook page blogspot blog twitter stream youtube channel (blues, jazz, rockabilly)
Creepshow
The Krank Daddies home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (psychobilly, rockabilly, punk)
Chicago School of Rock


Indoor Stage: Bands & Burlesque

The Bama Lamas facebook page (rock, r&b, garage)
Bailey Dee and her Late Night Bait home page facebook page
Julie Haltigan
Cobra Lounge home page facebook page twitter stream
235 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Noon-9:00pm
Cover: $10 (day pass)
The Uptown Savages (r&b, big beat, rockabilly) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
No Cover
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Pete Miller's home page
1557 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Reckless Ones home page myspace page facebook page (rockabilly)
Creepy Band myspace page (rock)
Brauer House Restaurant home page facebook page twitter stream
1000 N Rohlwing Rd
Lombard, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $10 ($8 in advance)
Rockin' Johnny Burgin home page (blues)
Reggie's Music Joint home page
2105 S State St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $15
Billy Flynn 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
The Sons of Susan facebook page twitter stream (roots music, blues, western swing) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Woodrow Hart and the Haymaker home page facebook page twitter stream reverbnation artist profile (folk, country blues) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
No Cover
Chicago Jitterbug Club home page (jitterbug, swing dancing) Elks Lodge (No. 1596) home page
4428 Midlothian Tpke
Crestwood, IL (map)
8:00pm-11:30pm
Donation: $8 ($5 for members)
Orb-X 2014 facebook event

Saturday Night Dance
Mixed Motion Art home page facebook page
2412 W North Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 10:00pm-4:00am
Cover: $15
Sunday 15
Father's Day wikipedia article
Chicago Blues Festival home page facebook page Grant Park home page
337 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Orb-X 2014 facebook event

Jazz Brunch

12th Street Ramblers facebook page (early jazz)
Scafuri Bakery home page facebook page twitter stream
1337 W Taylor St
Chicago, IL (map)
11:00am-2:00pm
No Cover
WreckLess Chicago facebook page
presents: Sunday Bike Nights (rock'n'roll, r&b, rockabilly)

Band: Chicago Blues Angels home page myspace page facebook page (blues, rockabilly, r&b)
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
The Starfall Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing) Alhambra Palace home page
1240 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 5:00pm
Show: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Cover: $10
Jazz Community Big Band home page facebook page (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
End of Blues Fest Super ProJam
with:
Jimmy Johnson
Billy Flynn home page (blues)
Bob Stroger
Marty Binder
Dave Katzman
Brother John home page
Reggie's Music Joint home page
2105 S State St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $15 ($10 in advance)
The Special 20's facebook page (blues, swing, rock n' roll) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
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)
Orb-X 2014 facebook event

Sunday Night Dance ('til dawn)
Forteza Fitness home page facebook page twitter stream
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 10:00pm-7:00am
Cover: $15
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