Spring has finally touched down in Chicago, and with it comes a handful of live music shows to keep calendars busy until festival season officially hits. From electronic beats from an Australian-based band, to internationally-known tracks from a Grammy-winning group, here are eight of the best musical acts to see now.
Dance Thursday night away with a set from this Australian electronic band, which was formed in 2001 by DJ Dan Whitford.
Hang with this indie rock group, whose latest album, White is Relic/Irrealis Mood, draws inspiration from extended dance mixes used for pop singles during the 80s.
Spend an evening with this American multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and record producer, who will be performing tracks from his latest release, Freedom's Goblin.
This Grammy-winning band celebrates their return to the road with the re-release of This House Is Not For Sale as a new version, containing two brand new songs, “When We Were US” and “Walls."
Tune into a set from Jeffrey Scot Tweedy, the American songwriter, musician, and record producer best known as the frontman of Chicago-based, alt-rock band Wilco.
Groove alongside Noah Lennox, co-founder of Animal Collective, as he puts together an evening of sounds that have been described as "sunny, kaleidoscopic, and melancholic."