June 29 - July 5, 2015

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Monday 29
Chicago Boogie Ensemble (blues, jazz, funk, soul)
Township home page facebook page twitter stream
2200 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $7
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 30
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz)

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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 1
34rd Annual American Music Festival home page

4 Bands in the Tent
2 Bands in the Club
2 Bands in the Sidebar
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
5:00pm

Cover: $25, $5 for children (12 and under; welcome until 10:00pm), $100 for a 4-day pass

Some Highlights:

10:00pm (Tent): Pokey LaFarge home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (roots music, early jazz, string ragtime, country blues, western swing)
7:30pm (Sidebar): Mississippi Mudpuppies
5:00pm (Tent): Mississippi Mudpuppies
The Jake Sanders Hot Three Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-8:00pm
No Cover
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-11:30pm
Cover: $6 (Lessons: $5 each)
Thursday 2
34rd Annual American Music Festival home page

4 Bands in the Tent
4 Bands in the Club
3 Bands in the Sidebar
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
5:00pm

Cover: $35, $5 for children (12 and under; welcome until 10:00pm)

Some Highlights:

11:30pm (Club): Sarah Borges (rock, americana, roots music)
10:30pm (Tent): Joe Ely home page myspace page facebook page (country, rock)
8:30pm (Tent): J.D. McPherson home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream (rockabilly, r&b, country)
5:00pm (Tent): Girls, Guns, and Glory (rock, americana, roots music)
Devil in a Woodpile home page (acoustic blues and ragtime) The Hideout home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel
1354 W Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Cover: $5
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
Big C Jamboree home page facebook page

Host Band: Tilford Sellers and the Wagon Burners
Martyrs home page facebook page twitter stream
3855 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-1:00am
Cover: $1 suggested donation
Friday 3
34rd Annual American Music Festival home page

6 Bands in the Tent
7 Bands in the Club
5 Bands in the Sidebar
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
11:00am

Cover: $35, $5 for children (12 and under; welcome until 10:00pm)

Some Highlights:

9:45pm (Club): Eilen Jewell myspace page twitter stream (country, folk, blues)
1:30pm (Tent): Sarah Potenza home page myspace page facebook page facebook page youtube channel twitter stream (rock 'n roll, blues, country, folk rock)
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
Chicago SummerDance home page facebook page

DJ Eric "ET" Taylor (chicago steppin')
Spirit of Music Garden @
Grant Park home page
601 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:00pm-7:00pm (chicago steppin')

DJ and dancing: 7:30pm-9:30pm

No Cover
Swing 'n' Country Dance Club home page facebook group (swing dancing, west coast swing dancing, country dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm, 8:15pm
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight
Dance: $10 ($6 for members, $3 for students), Lessons: $5 each ($2 each for students)
Saturday 4
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34rd Annual American Music Festival home page

7 Bands in the Tent
7 Bands in the Club
6 Bands in the Sidebar
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
11:00am

Cover: $35, $5 for children (12 and under; welcome until 10:00pm)

Some Highlights:

9:30pm (Club): Dale Watson home page myspace page (country, alternative, americana)
9:00pm (Sidebar): Bailey Dee and her Late Night Bait home page facebook page
1:30pm (Tent): Salty Dogs Jazz Band (1920s traditional jazz)
Sunday 5
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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