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 Barry Manilow at Allstate Arena

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29th Polish Festival in America
November 4-19
Society For Arts  (1112 N Milwaukee Ave)


Lupe Fiasco
Wednesday, November 15
House of Blues Chicago

Air Supply
Thursday, November 16
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Hoodie Allen
Thursday, November 16
Vic Theatre

Bog Seger and the Silver Bullet Band at Allstate Arena
Bob Seger
Bog Seger and The Silver Bullet Band
with Larkin Poe
Friday, November 17
Allstate Arena (Rosemont, IL)

Galantis
Friday, November 17
Aragon Ballroom

Gino Vannelli
Friday, November 17
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Highly Suspect
with Bones; Highly Suspect and Bones
Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18
House of Blues Chicago
Jerry Seinfeld at Rosemont Theatre
Jerry Seinfeld
Friday, November 17
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)


John McLaughlin and Jimmy Herring
The Meeting of the Spirits Tour
Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18
Vic Theatre

Revolting Cocks
Front Line Assembly
Friday, November 17
Metro / Smart Bar

John McLaughlin / Jimmmy Herring
The Meeting of the Spirits Tour
Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18
Vic Theatre

The Mountain Goats
Friday, November 17
Chicago, IL

The Legend of Zelda Symphony Concerts
Saturday, November 18
Auditorium Theatre

Valentino Khan 
Mija, Nghtmre
Saturday, November 18
Aragon Ballroom

America
Sunday, November 19
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Ana Gabriel
Sunday, November 19
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

Halsey - Hopless Fountain Kingdom Tour
with PartyNextDoor and Charli XCX
Sunday, November 19
Allstate Arena (Rosemont)

Liam Gallagher
Tuesday, November 21
Riviera Theatre

Jean Deaux
with Jamila Woods and Jake Bugg
Wednesday, November 22
The Metro

A Perfect Circle
The Beta Machine
Friday, November 24
UIC Pavilion (Jam USA)

Louis the Child
with Win and Woo, Joey Purp and Party Pupils
Friday, November 24
Aragon Ballroom

Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez
Friday, November 24
Copernicus Center

The Whispers
with The Manhattans
Friday, November 24
Star Plaza Theatre (Merrillville, IN)

Morrissey
Saturday, November 25
Riviera Theatre


Saba
Saturday, November 25
House of Blues Chicago

Squeeze
93XRT Radio

Saturday, November 25
Vic Theatre

Tiger Army
Saturday, November 25
Metro Chicago

Marteen
Dua Lipa


Sunday, November 26
Chicago House of Blues

Sheppard
Monday, November 27
Lincoln Hall

Fantasia
Tuesday, November 28
Symphony Center

Dan Rather Wednesday, November 29 Anderson's Bookshop, Pfeiffer Hall (Naperville)
Dan Rather
Dan Rather
Wednesday, November 29
Anderson's Bookshop, Pfeiffer Hall (Naperville)

Serpentwithfeed
Wednesday, November 29
Riviera Theatre

Yelawolf
Wednesday, November 29
House of Blues Chicago

Evanescence
with Synthesis
Thursday, November 30
Chicago Theater 

Iliza Shlesinger
Friday, December 1
Vic Theatre

Johnny Mathis at Rosemont Theatre (Dec 1)
Johnny Mathis
Christmas Concert
Friday, December 1
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

Nick Offerman
Friday, December 1
Chicago Theatre

Winger and Firehouse
Friday, December 1
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

A Garfield Christmas - Live
Saturday, December 2
Genesee Theatre

Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular
Saturday, December 2
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

Run the Jewels
Saturday, December 2
Aragon Ballroom

Stephen Bishop 
Kyle Vincent and Elliot Lurie
Saturday, December 2
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Hatebreed
Sunday, December 3
Metro

Marc Anthony
Sunday, December 3
Allstate Arena (Rosemont)

Pentatonix
Sunday, December 3; Monday, December 4 and Tuesday, December 5
Chicago Theatre

Shriley Alston Reeves
Darlene Love
Sunday, December 3
Arcada Theatre

Barry Manilow at Allstate Arena


Barry Manilo
A Very Barry Christmas
Tuesday, December 5
Allstate Arena (Rosemont)

Jay-Z at United Center July 5, Chicago
Jay-Z
Jay-Z
Tuesday, December 5
United Center

Kelly Clarkson
Andy Grammar; Lights
Tuesday, December 5
Rosemont Theatre

Shamir
Tuesday, December 5
Subterranean

Andrea Bocelli
Wednesday, December 6
United Center

Lindsey Stirling
Wednesday, December 6
Chicago Theatre

B96 Jingle Bash
Featuring Backstreet Boys; Taylor Swift; Logic; Fifth Harmony; Sabrina Carpenter and Khalid
Thursday, December 7
Allstate Arena

Celtic Thunder Symphony
Thursday, December 7
The Chicago Theatre (Jam Usa)

Thrice
Circa Survive
Thursday, December 7
Aragon Ballroom

K-Love Christmas Tour
Steven Curtis Chapman, Hillary Scott, We Are Messengers
Friday, December 8
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

Michael Carbonaro
Friday, December 8
Genessee Theatre

Mike Birbiglia
Friday, December 8
Chicago Theater

The Bronx Wanderers
Friday, December 8
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Toronzo Cannon
Friday, December 8
FitzGerald's (Berwyn, IL)

Angle Olsen
Saturday, December 9
Riviera Theatre

Bog Garfield
Ruggedly Jewish: An Evening with Bob Garfield
Saturday, December 9
Park West

Keith Sweat
Saturday, December 9
Venue at Horseshoe Casino

Needtobreathe
Saturday, December 9
Thalia Hall


Rhett and Link's Tour of Mythicality (SOLD OUT)
Saturday, December 9
Vic Theatre

Shopkins Live
Saturday, December 9
Rosemont Theatre

Straight No Chaser
Saturday, December 9
Civic Opera House

Rhett and Link's Tour of Mythicality
Saturday, December 9
Vic Theatre

93XRT Goose Island Holiday Jam
Featuring Spoon and Real Estate
Sunday, December 10
Chicago Theatre


Shopkins Live
Sunday, December 10
Star Plaza Theatre

The Lettermen
Sunday, December 10
Arcada Theatre (St Charles, IL)

Andrew Bird's Gezelligheid Concerts
Andrew Bird's Gezelligheid
Andrew Bird's Gezelligheid
Monday, December 11 - Thursday, December 14
Fourth Presbyterian Church

Joe Biden Former Vice-President of the United States
American Promise Tour

Monday, December 11
Chicago Theatre

Former Vice-President of the United States Joe Biden
American Promise Tour
Monday, December 11
Chicago Theatre (Jam USA)

The Ides of March featuring Jim Peterik
Tuesday, December 12
Arcada Theatre (St. Charles, IL)

The National
Hosted by 101WKQX
Tuesday, December 12 and Wednesday, December 13
Civic Opera House

KISSFM JingleBall Presented by Capital One
iHeartradio Jingle Ball Tour
103.5 KISSFM Chicago

featuring Demi Lovato; Kesha; The Chainsmokers; Charlie Puth; Why Don't We; Camila Cabello; Julia Michaels and Liam Payne
Wednesday, December 13
Allstate Arena (Rosemont)

Illenium
Thursday December 14 
Aragon Ballroom

Minnesota
with Illenium
Thursday, December 14
Aragon Ballroom

Brendan Bayliss and Jake Cinninger
with Joel Cummins
Friday, December 15
Park West

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas
Friday, December 15
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

The Tenderloins
Friday, December 15
Allstate Arena (Rosemont, IL)

truTV Impractical Jokers
Friday, December 15
Allstate Arena

98 Degrees
Saturday, December 16
Genesee Theatre (Waukegan, IL)

Aquarium-45
Saturday, December 16
Park West


John Denver Christmas Show  Saturday, December 16
John Denver
Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon - Tribute to John Denver
Saturday, December 16
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

Kill The Noise 
Tritonal and Seven Lions
Saturday, December 16
Aragon Ballroom

Todd Rundgren
Saturday, December 16 and Sunday, December 17
Park West

Petula Clark
Sunday, December 17
Arcada Theater (Saint Charles, IL)

The Irreplaceables Tour
Featuring the Girls from Dance Moms; Nia; Kendall; Chloe; and Kalani
Sunday, December 17
Vic Theatre

The Oak Ridge Boys
Sunday, December 17
Star Plaza Theatre (Merrillvile, IN)

Jon McLaughlin
Friday, December 22
Park West

The Harlem Globetrotters 
Thursday, December 28
United Center

Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Thursday, December 28
Allstate Arena

Greensky Bluegrass
Billy Strings
Friday, December 29, Saturday, December 30 and Sunday, December 31
Riviera Theatre

Grizzly Bear
Wednesday, December 29
Riviera Theatre


The Harlem Globetrotters
Friday, December 29
Allstate Arena

This Wild Life
with Real Friends and Knuckle Puck
Friday, December 29
The Metro

Funtcase
Snails and Spag Heddy
Saturday, December 30
Aragon Ballroom

Diva Montell
Sunday, December 31
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL) 

2018

Lana Del Rey at United Center
Lana Del Rey
Black Label Society
with Eyehategod and Corrosion of Conformity
Wednesday, January 3
House of Blues Chicago

Dennis Miller
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL) 
Thursday, January 11

Lana Del Rey
Jhene Aiko
Thursday, January 11
United Center

Felipe Esparza
Friday, January 12
Vic Theatre

Kick The INXS Experience
Friday, January 12
House of Blues Chicago

St. Vincent
Friday, January 12
Chicago Theatre

Buddy Guy
Saturday, January 13
Buddy Guy's Legends

Cowbow Mouth
Laith Al-Saadi
Saturday, January 13
House of Blues

Umphrey's McGee
Sunday, January 14
Park West

The Killers
Tuesday, January 16
United Center

Big Head Todd and the Monsters
Friday, January 19 and Saturday, January 20
Vic Theatre

Mark Farina
Friday, January 19
Metro / Smart Bar

Stick Figure
Friday, January 19
Riviera Theatre

Asking Alexandria
Black Veil Brides and Crown The Empire
Saturday, January 20
Riviera Theatre

Big Head Todd and the Monster
Friday, January 19 and Saturday, January 20
Vic Theatre

Black Veil Brides
Asking Alexandria and Crown the Empire
Saturday, January 20
Riviera Theatre

Chris Young
Lanco and Kane Brown
Saturday, January 20
Sears Centre Arena

James Darren
Sunday, January 21
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Shakira (credit Adam Bielawski)
Shakira (credit Adam Bielawski)
Shakira
El Dorado World Tour
Tuesday, January 23
United Center

Buddy Guys and Eric Gales
Thursday, January 25
Buddy Guy's Legends

J.J. Grey and Mofro
Thursday, January 25
Chicago Theatre

Milky Chance
with Lewis Capaldi
Friday, January 26
Riviera Theatre

The Rat Pack is Back
Friday, January 26
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

ABBA Mania
The Original from London's West End
Saturday, January 27
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

BØRNS (Sold Out)
Saturday, January 27
Riviera Theatre

"JM Live" Michael Jackson Tribute
Saturday, January 27
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

2Cellos
Sunday, January 28
Chicago Theater

BruhitsZach
Jacob Sartorius and Hayden Summerall
Sunday, January 28
House of Blues Chicago

Sleigh Bells
Sunflower Bean
Wednesday, January 31
The Metro

John Mulaney
Thursday, February 1
Chicago Theater

MO / Cashmere Cat
Thursday, February 1
Riviera Theatre

First Aid Kit
Van Williams
Friday, February 2
Riviera Theatre

Blues Traveler
Saturday, February 3
House of Blues Chicago

Mavis Staples
Saturday, February 3
Vic Theatre

10,000 Maniacs
Friday, February 9 and Saturday, February 10
City Winery Chicago

Marilyn Manson
Tuesday, February 6
Riviera Theatre

Enter Shikari
Milk Teeth
Friday, February 9
The Metro

Lara Fabian
Friday, February 9
Copernicus Center

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
with Night Beats
Saturday, February 10
Vic Theatre

JD Souther
Sunday, February 11
City Winery Chicago

Awolnation
Nothing But Theives
Wednesday, February 14
Aragon Ballroom

Valerie June
Thursday, June 15
Vic Theatre

Hippo Campus
Sponsored by 93XRT Radio
Friday, February 16
Vic Theatre


Infamous Stringdusters and Leftover Sam
Friday, February 16 and Saturday, February 17
Park West

Little Big Town
Kacey Musgraves and Midland
Friday, February 16
Allstate Arena (Rosemont, IL)

Portugal The Man
Friday, February 16
Aragon Ballroom

Joe Russo's Almost Dead
Saturday, February 17
Riviera Theatre

Paw Patrol Live
Saturday, February 17 and Sunday, February 18
Chicago Theatre

Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters  (SOLD OUT)
Tuesday, February 20
Riviera Theatre

Majid Jordan
Wednesday, February 21
Vic Theatre

Excision
Liquid Stranger; Dion Timmer and Monxx
Thursday, February 22
Aragon Ballroom

Wallows
Thursday, February 22
Lincoln Hall

David Bowie
David Bowie (2001)
Celebrating David Bowie
Featuring Mike Garson; Adrian Belew; Gerry Leonard; Carmine Rojas; Gaby Moreno and Angelo Moore
Friday, February 23
Vic Theatre

Bianca Del Rio
Saturday, February 24
Vic Theatre 

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Saturday, February 24
Chicago Theatre

Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax and Leonidas Kavakos
Sunday, February 25
Symphony Center

Kreator
Tuesday, February 27
House of Blues Chicago

Sebastian Maniscalco
Friday,  March 2 and Saturday, March 3
Chicago Theatre

The Music of ABBA
Arrival from Sweden
Friday,  March 2
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

Tyler, The Creator
Vince Staples and Taco
Friday, March 2
Aragon Ballroom


Y and T
Saturday, March 3
Arcada Theatre

Why Don't We
Saturday, March 3
House of Blues Chicago

Lang Lang
Sunday, March 4
Symphony Center

Why Don't We
Sunday, March 4
House of Blues

Peter Perrett
Monday, March 5
Subterranean

Southside Johnny and The Asbury Jukes
Thursday, March 8
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Pink at United Center
Pink
Friday, March 9
United Center

Sebastian Maniscalco
Friday,  March 9 and Saturday, March 10
Rosemont Theatre (Rosemont, IL)

The Musical Box
Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10
Arcada Theater (Saint Charles, IL)

Foghat
Friday, March 9
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Bahamas
Saturday, March 10
Metro

Kid Rock
Friday, March 16
United Center

O.M.D.
Friday, March 16
Vic Theatre

Last In Line
Saturday, March 17
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

They Might Be Giants
Saturday, March 17
Vic Theatre

Glen Hansard
Sunday, March 18
Riviera Theatre

Puddles Pity Party
Friday, March 23
Vic Theatre

Dixie Dregs
Saturday, March 24
Vic Theatre


Lorde
Tuesday, March 27
Allstate Arena

Nightwish
Saturday, March 31
Aragon Ballroom

Dan Auerbach
Monday, April 2
Riviera Theatre

Phillip Phillips
Friday, April 6
House of Blues Chicago

"Weird Al" Yankovic
Friday, April 6 and Saturday, April 7
Vic Theatre

Clean Bandit
Wednesday, April 11
Vic Theatre

The Darkness
Wednesday, April 11
Park West

Echosmith
Saturday, April 14
Metro Chicago

Caitlin Rose
Brian Fallon
Thursday, April 19
House of Blues Chicago

The Purple Experience
Friday, April 27
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Cornerstone of Rock
Featuring The Shadows of Knight; the Ides of March with Jim Peterik; Cryan Shames, The Buckinghams, The New Colony Six
Sunday, April 29
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Steve Wilson
Tuesday, May 1 and Wednesday, May 2
Vic Theatre

Gene Simmons Band
Thursday, May 3
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Peter Hook and The Light
Friday, May 4
Metro Chicago

The Box Tops
Friday, May 4
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Blackbear
Kygo
Saturday, May 5
United Center

The Fratellis
Friday, May 11
Metro

Andrew W.K.
Saturday, May 12
Vic Theatre

Josh Turner
Saturday, May 12
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Andy Williams Moon River And Me! Starring Jimmy Osmond 
Thursday, May 17, 2017
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Shania Twain
Saturday, May 19
United Center

U2
eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE
Tuesday, May 22
United Center

The Kooks
Barns Courtney
Wednesday, May 30
Vic Theatre

.38 Special
Friday, June 8
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)

Spring Awakening Music Festival
June 8 - 10, 2018
Addams/Medill Park


Harry Styles
Kacey Musgraves
Saturday, June 30
United Center

Foo Fighter
Concrete and Gold North American Tour
Sunday, July 29
Wrigley Field
JamUsa.com

Sam Smith
Wednesday, August 15
United Center

Maroon 5
Friday, September 14
United Center

Tommy James and the Shodells
Saturday, September 22
Arcada Theatre (Saint Charles, IL)


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