Extinction Rebellion - 7PM | FREE
Oct
13
7:00 PM19:00

Extinction Rebellion - 7PM | FREE

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Extinction Rebellion Chicago presents NORMAL IS OVER 1.1, an award-winning feature documentary about humanity’s wisest responses to climate change, species extinction, resource depletion and the widening gap between the rich and poor. This film connects the dots: A look at the financial and economical paradigm underlying our planetary problems, while offering various SOLUTIONS to reverse the path of global decline. Members of Extinction Rebellion will lead a conversation following the film, and share ways to get involved in the movement for real solutions on the climate crisis. Proceeds will benefit Extinction Rebellion Chicago and the filmmaker, Renée Scheltema.


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Spencer Peterson’s Groove Cartel W/ Jack Sundtrom - 7PM | $10
Oct
14
7:00 PM19:00

Spencer Peterson’s Groove Cartel W/ Jack Sundtrom - 7PM | $10

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Spencer Peterson is a drummer and percussionist from the suburbs of Chicago, and is currently pursuing degrees in both jazz studies and psychology at Loyola University Chicago. His group focuses on blending a vintage sound with modern sensibilities to create a listening experience like no other.


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Jack Sundstrom is a bassist composer from the suburbs of Chicago. His music blends modern jazz with various popular and world music styles.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 6pm | FREE
Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 6pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Elizabeth Swan w/ Vision in the Rhythm & Cider Provider - 7 PM | $10
Oct
16
7:00 PM19:00

Elizabeth Swan w/ Vision in the Rhythm & Cider Provider - 7 PM | $10

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Elizabeth Swan is a captivating Indie/Folk singer-song writer, environmental activist and feminist from upstate New York. Writing songs since the age of 5 she has an acute ability to create beauty and flow into her music. Although she is a new artist she has a big following. Her first open mic she was approached by a couple claiming her music was “amazing!” while others claim they are “blown away”. Her music will have you in tears. She will touch move and inspire those with even the coldest hearts. Her music has an amazing ability to bring those from different backgrounds and beliefs together. Her fans come from the US, Peru, Spain, and England! She has performed all over the world and is working on her first album “Place you love”. Her goals with music are to bind humanity together and inspire the world in ways some might say are unimaginable.


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Vision in the Rhythm was started by three brothers John, Mike and Patrick Williams from Chicago in 2016. Since then, guitarist Connor Marks has joined the brothers. Their first debut EP dates back to the beginning of 2017, with 5 songs.
The band's inspiration comes from old reggae artists, jam bands throughout the years, and any music that has the feeling to move you.


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Cider Provider is an artistic collective which currently consists of five pirate hearted mates who make danceable, poetic, eclectic sounding music for all. Our influences include pop/punk, folk, West African, and emo.


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Johnny Sweetgrass w/ Annalee Hooson & Eric Majeski and the Mystic Hearts - 7 PM | $10
Oct
17
7:00 PM19:00

Johnny Sweetgrass w/ Annalee Hooson & Eric Majeski and the Mystic Hearts - 7 PM | $10

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Johnny Sweetgrass combines the sounds of the soul and life experience to bring the feeling of growth, inspiration and harmony.


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Singer-songwriter and artist Annalee has been performing since age 13. Visiting over 20 countries, Annalee lives to explore new terrain and write about her experience. Her latest record 'Open Road' was written during her 3 month trip across the US in a vintage RV. 'Open Road' was released on vinyl in Dec 2017. Annalee plans to release new material this fall.


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Eric Majeski and the Mystic Hearts, are a group of down-to-earth musicians and songwriters who bring an elevated brand of guitar-driven rock and folk, vocal harmony, and great energy to every performance. Eric leads the band in offering songs that awaken the spirit and serve up the music medicine helping audiences conjure up a sense of hope, renewal, and transformation.


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Isabella Snow W/ Joey Harbert & Clair Voyant - 8 PM | $10
Oct
18
8:00 PM20:00

Isabella Snow W/ Joey Harbert & Clair Voyant - 8 PM | $10

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Isabella Snow is a 23 year old singer/songwriter originally from Lake Geneva, WI. Growing up with a vocalist for a mother, jazz was a constant in her house, influencing her along with folk, rock, and singer/songwriter. She began writing music at 15, composing on guitar and ukulele. At 16, she began singing with a big band, ultimately winning outstanding vocalist twice (2012, 2013) for Winton Marsalis's Essentially Ellington competition with Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Isabella now has a degree in Musical Theatre with minors in Jazz Studies and Makeup/Costume Design from Elmhurst College. In her original music, she blends both her theatrical and various musical influences to support her vulnerable, witty lyrics with an organic soulfulness, a fiery honesty, and compelling storytelling.


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Joey Harbert is a singer/songwriter based in Chicago, IL. Joey was raised in the Oklahoma City metro area and has a Bachelors of Music in Musical Theatre from the University of Central Oklahoma. Joey started writing musical theatre tunes in college, but has recently turned towards a more folk-pop sound drawing inspiration from Brandi Carlile, Bon Iver, and Fleetwood Mac. However, that's not to say that he's left music theatre behind: in Underscore Theatre's production of Haymarket he was able to use his talents as an musician and an actor in the role of Louis Lingg which the Chicago Tribune heralded as "excellent..." and a "nicely sung performance, emotional and vulnerable." Joey brings his theatrical experience to add depth to his lyrics and performances.


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Clair Voyant paves her own way when it comes to music. From the pure, soft whispers of her voice to the deep growl, she leaves everyone silent. Clair Voyant grew up in Carlisle, IA but has since then, resides in Des Moines, IA. She knew since she was 5 that she was going to be a singer. It was the one thing she never tired of doing and what she knew she was good at. She grew up performing in the Des Moines Metro Opera and the Heartland Youth Choir as well as choir in school but, years after, quit because it wasn't the style of music she wanted to pursue. Clair Voyant finished high school and had attended DMACC but dropped out before the end of the first semester. She didn't want a plan b because for her there isn't one, there's only one road. The road she's paving her own way. Explore the site and learn more about the artist behind the music.


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Laura Doherty w/ Anne Gaynor - 7PM | $10
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Laura Doherty w/ Anne Gaynor - 7PM | $10


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Laura Doherty & Friends - Doherty has been making music in Chicago for over 20 years, performing in premier venues and festival across the city. She's also a longtime teacher at Chicago's legendary Old Town School of Folk Music. She's release two albums with her folk-duo Sweet Hello, and one solo album, plus 5 award-winning children's albums.


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Anne Gaynor has been performing as a singer and actor for over 20 years, in Chicago and New York. She is currently lead-singer of the all-female rock band, the Untamed Shrews.

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Asia McKenzie w/ Chloe Rae Ward & Leah Ballard - 7 PM | $10
Oct
20
7:00 PM19:00

Asia McKenzie w/ Chloe Rae Ward & Leah Ballard - 7 PM | $10

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This is Asia McKenzie's live debut for her original songs and couldn't be more honored than to do it at Uncommon Ground! Although this is her first time performing original songs, this is not her first time under the stage lights. Back in May, Asia received her Bachelors degree in Musical Theatre at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Here are 3 things you don't know about Asia: 1. Her favorite artists are Ariana Grande and Beyonce 2. Thrift shopping is her favorite activity and 3. Her number one dream is to be able to create an album that she produced, wrote, and sung by herself. Hope you enjoy! Come and say hello after the show!


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Chloe Rae Ward is a 25-year-old actress that moved to Chicago just over a year ago. She studied musical theatre in college, but she’s loved singing since she was a little girl. This will be her first singing debut in Chicago, however; the last time she performed in the city was about two years ago at Stage 773 in a variety show called “Dorkumentary Live!” She is currently on the hunt for an agent and hopes to one day move to LA to pursue a career in on-camera acting.


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This is Leah Ballard’s first time performing in years and she is so excited and thankful be here to share some songs with you. She has been singing, playing piano and guitar since she was 12 years old, as well as being in musical theater for many years.


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David Sherman & Scott Tipping - 7 PM | $10
Oct
21
7:00 PM19:00

David Sherman & Scott Tipping - 7 PM | $10

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David is a singer, composer, actor, and writer. He has studied improvisation at I.O. and Second City. He spent 9 years touring the country with the world’s greatest mambo rock band. He is currently performs with The Swing Shift Orchestra and his original glam-pop band, The Steak House Mints. He has written a children’s book and for a variety of live productions. He is currently writing a musical. His hobbies include waiting patiently and punctuation?


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Scott grew up listening to blues legends like Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf. The Chicago blues runs in his veins. Over the years he has toured nationally with Back Yard Tire Fire, The Mighty Blue Kings, Cornmeal and Magic Box. He has played festivals, dive bars, and opera halls. He recently produced recorded and released The Leland Bluebird Sessions, featuring Robbie Fulks and Chicago Farmer, among other greats.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Oct
22
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Ashley & Simpson, Emily Ann Peterson - 7PM | $15
Oct
23
7:00 PM19:00

Ashley & Simpson, Emily Ann Peterson - 7PM | $15


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Ashley & Simpson are quickly becoming folk scene favorites. This folk duo blends traditional songs and instrumentation along with beautiful vocal harmonies, filtering their modern songcraft through a classic folk lens. Their February 2019 sophomore release “Off To Here Land” debuted as the #7 album on the Folk Radio Charts.


In 2013, Emily Ann Peterson was diagnosed with a degenerative neurological hand tremor, which forever altered her two-decade livelihood as a cellist, string-arranger, and cello teacher. Refusing to lose her life's love of musical expression, in an act of neurological defiance she accepted an award of a 6-week artist residency to write new music in the Cascade Mountains of the Pacific Northwest. "My grief broke through a creative glass ceiling I never knew existed." says Peterson. She returned from the mountains with an armful of songs, some of which fans can now find on her self-titled EP release from 2014. While touring the US, her interactions with new audiences prompted a question, "If they say I'm brave, then why does this still feel like fear?"


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Rudy is Following his Dreams w/ Joe McGuire & Lauren LaPorte - 7 PM | $10
Oct
24
7:00 PM19:00

Rudy is Following his Dreams w/ Joe McGuire & Lauren LaPorte - 7 PM | $10

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Rudy is what happened to your favorite camp counselor from middle school who always dreamt of being a musician.


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Joe McGuire writes short, adventurous songs inspired by the ordinary.


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Lauren LaPorte is a singer/songwriter from Skokie Illinois. She has been dabbling in musical performance for several years with a short stint as a jazz singer. This past year she has been getting more serious about performing and recording her original music, and developing her skills as a pianist. Lauren is regular at Uncommon Grounds open mics for several months now and has been encouraged by the growth she’s already seen in herself since starting.


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Heather Mae (GLIMMER Album Release) with Crys Matthews - 8PM | $10
Oct
26
8:00 PM20:00

Heather Mae (GLIMMER Album Release) with Crys Matthews - 8PM | $10

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Unfazed by what a typical pop artist today is “supposed” to look like and how the typical pop artist is “supposed” to sound, Heather Mae, an award-winning songwriter whose evocative vocals and rhythmic piano style call to mind artists like Stevie Nicks and Sara Bareilles, creates intoxicating music that tackles complex topics surrounding mental health, LGBTQ+ issues, self-love, racial injustice, social inequality, and women’s rights. Inspired by her own personal experiences and identities - a queer, plus size woman living with Bipolar Disorder - and those of her multifaceted fans with whom she has forged connections throughout her many years of touring across the United States, Mae crafts powerful lyrics and unforgettable music about life’s moments--from the quietly chaotic to the explosive.


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InVox Chicago A Cappella - 7PM | $10
Oct
27
7:00 PM19:00

InVox Chicago A Cappella - 7PM | $10

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Founded in the fall of 2004 under the name “Underground Sound,” InVox is an all-gender a cappella group of young professionals from Chicago, IL. The name InV ox is derived fro m the Latin "vox" meaning "voice". The members of InVox use their voices to push the limits of contemporary a cappella in order to bring n e w life t o songs across a wide variety of genres. From the standards of yesterday to the hits topping the charts today, InVox reinterprets and reinvents each song with skill and enthusiasm. Whether it’s performing at a local watering hole, on a stage in a theatre or caroling in a hospital, InVox provides entertaining experiences to its audiences through unique charm and an engaging performance style.


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Vinny Kabat Trio & 1 Foot IN / 1 Foot OUT - 7 PM | $10
Oct
28
7:00 PM19:00

Vinny Kabat Trio & 1 Foot IN / 1 Foot OUT - 7 PM | $10

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Vinny Kabat is a bassist and composer who grew up in Morton Grove, Illinois. He began his musical journey on the violin at age 5 and in later years, around 16, found himself drawn to playing the Upright and Electric basses. Now, preparing to graduate from Elmhurst College, Vinny is thrilled to be performing some of his original compositions with some of his best friends--musicians he deeply respects. He can also frequently be seen playing in Elysian Green and The East Loop, two jazz-fusion bands based in Chicago.


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Futurist Reality Made Sound. 1 Foot IN / 1 Foot OUT is a band led by José Guadalupe based out of Chicago IL. This music is for fans of the epic, the mysterious, and of futurist reality. Those who enjoy the music of David Bowie, Phish, or Kenny Garrett will find something they can truly enjoy!


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Oct
29
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Resounding Wayves w/ Peter Joly & Rachel Drew - 7 PM | $10
Oct
30
7:00 PM19:00

Resounding Wayves w/ Peter Joly & Rachel Drew - 7 PM | $10

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Resounding Wayves is an aspiring supergroup of Chicago-based singer-songwriters and multi-instrumentalists, making a joyful, mostly acoustic noise. The band performs its own folk-, pop- and Latin-inflected compositions, "and puts a fresh spin on covers of familiar tunes with vibrant vocal arrangements that can pivot from tender to thunderous and back again. "Their sound just makes me really happy." -- Aurora Rivera, the B-Side Rebels


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Peter Joly & Rachel Drew are a Buffalo born guitarist, singer, and songwriter group. They are a Chicago transplant since ‘93. Big Breakfast, For Pilots. Solo artist .


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Old Man Luedecke w/ The Unknowable - 8 PM | $10
Nov
2
8:00 PM20:00

Old Man Luedecke w/ The Unknowable - 8 PM | $10

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Easy Money picks up where Old Man Luedecke’s award winning, and most successful release to date, Domestic Eccentric (2015), leaves off: four years farther down the road, dreaming about his ship coming in, still a parent but now grappling with the newness of middle age, dad jokes, love for an abiding partner, the death of a parent, along with some calypso-feeling local Nova Scotia history thrown in for good measure.

Composition and recording were both begun at the Banff Centre’s songwriter-in-residence program. It was there that Luedecke met the album’s producer Howard Bilerman of Montreal’s famed Hotel2Tango studio where the album was eventually recorded. The two hit it off when Luedecke composed “Easy Money” on the tracking floor on the first day of the program. Desperate for something worthy to use in his recording time, Luedecke channeled a traditional Christmas number he knew from a Harry Belafonte record and sang largely improvised verses into a winning tune that is sure to be a modern classic: Oh yes I need it, Oh yes I want it, I dream about easy, I dream about Easy money.” Don’t we all.

The further nine new original compositions and two covers run a modern storytelling line from the fifties folk and calypso boom into the everyday of tangible middle life. Guest appearances by long-time collaborator and Grammy award-winning Tim O’Brien, Afie Jurvanen of Bahamas, and Fats Kaplin (Jack White, John Prine) add piquant accents to the impeccable playing of Luedecke and a crack Montreal studio band of Mike O’Brien, Joshua Toal and Jamie Thompson.

The album begins with three upbeat incantations of what is surely the beginnings of a mid-life crisis (Dad Jokes? Wakeup Call, come on!) then moves to 2 songs musing about death; both inspired in part and in different ways, by the passing of Luedecke’s father, the passing of Leonard Cohen and current politics and the death of truth. There are two island-themed numbers that imagine a laid-back life in the local un-tropical paradise of the Canadian Maritimes. Then comes a country song with killer fiddling and harmony singing by Tim O’Brien, a dance number of frightful worry and then a cover of Nana Mouskouri’s French language cover of Bob Dylan’s topical apocalyptic plaint, “Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall”. This is followed by a traditional sea shanty about a mermaid and a shipwreck. The album closer, “‘I Skipped a Stone”, is the most beautiful song about hoping your wife will pick up the phone. The song is made all the sweeter by the special appearance of Bahamas’ playing and singing, to close out Luedecke’s sixth full length studio album.


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Chicago based musician John Marino, writes about his life experiences with a dark and stormy vibe.


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Dina Bach & Phil Circle - 6PM | $10
Nov
3
6:00 PM18:00

Dina Bach & Phil Circle - 6PM | $10


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BMI recording artist and singer/songwriter Dina Bach just released her first full length album, Walk Away, which includes her award winning single, Slow Dance. Her music has aired on WGN, NPR, Radio One Chicago, and was featured in Chicago Music Magazine’s local pulse for hot new music. Dina has written a Song-A-Week for 98 consecutive weeks and has co-written with Grammy award nominees in Canada, New York and Nashville. She plays live at some of Chicago’s hottest venues -House of Blues, Joe’s Bar, SPACE Evanston- and sang the national anthem for the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field last summer. This self-taught pianist (and former Spanish teacher) started writing music at a young age and now performs full-time, touring nationally. Visit dinabach.com for release updates and tour schedule.


Phil Circle is a veteran Chicago-based singer-songwriter-guitarist with several critically acclaimed albums and an award-winning book to his credit. His debut album in the 90's was hailed as ""just what the doctor ordered"" and ""from the master class."" Listeners were encouraged to ""let this disc wash over your soul"" and his style was described as something that ""defies rock, jazz and blues."" Many years and albums later, The Illinois Entertainer called Circle ""one of our town's most unique voices"" and CenterStage Chicago noted that ""Phil Circle's prolific songwriting and powerful performance make him a staple of Chicago music."" Chicago Music Guide recently said in lead up to an interview: ""What makes Circle one of the few ‘professional indie musicians’ (where the phrase isn’t an oxymoron) is not only his tenacity, but his inherent fluidity with performing, and a zen-like understanding of what it means to be a songwriter.""


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Nov
5
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Matt Waters w/ Rosalba Valdez & Matt Keen - 7 PM | $10
Nov
6
7:00 PM19:00

Matt Waters w/ Rosalba Valdez & Matt Keen - 7 PM | $10

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Matt Waters is a groove rock sensation and songwriter out of Cincinnati, OH. Currently on tour promoting his latest album, """Few Words"". Waters brings his listeners in with a full spectrum of musical influence from his funk driven dance tracks to the soulful ballad all performed as a solo acoustic performer with a loop pedal."


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Rosalba Valdez is a Mexican-American musician from Chicago, Illinois. From a very young age, Rosalba learned about the injustices and struggles her people face and decided to write a song about immigration reform at the age of 11. With her song, "Se Llevaron A Mi Padre," which means " They Took My Father Away" she performed all over the country touching and inspiring many. Over the years, Rosalba continued performing, joining different bands in the Chicago area (Media Luna, Lester Rey y Los Leones, Giovany and The Revelles, A Flor De Piel, Mariachi Son de Fuego) and at the same time performing as a solo acoustic or full band act. Rosalba is currently working on her debut EP to be released in the summer of 2019 that will include her new song, "Yo Soy Mexicana."


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Matt Keen is a multi-genre musician from Chicago, IL who has been honing his eclectic style for years. When playing with his rock and roll band Rebel Soul Revival, The Matt Keen Trio or working around the country as a solo acoustic artist, Keen brings an unparalleled honesty and grit to his every performance. As he begins to gain notoriety around the Midwest and cities he’s visited, this one of a kind performer is trying to bring a renewed passion to live and original music.


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Derek Webb w/ Steve Slagg - 7:30PM | $15
Nov
8
7:30 PM19:30

Derek Webb w/ Steve Slagg - 7:30PM | $15

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A 20+ year veteran of the music industry, Derek Webb has sold millions of albums as a founding member of Texas-based folk/rock band Caedmon’s Call, and ruffled political & spiritual feathers alike as a solo artist. He is also Founder of the revolutionary tribe building platform NoiseTrade, middleclassmusician.com (teaching musicians to make a living), and The Airing Of Grief podcast, discussing stories of spiritual de & reconstruction. His most recent album, 2017’s Fingers Crossed, a deeply personal & provocative ‘tale of two divorces’, documents both the break-up of his marriage & the deconstruction of his Christian faith. The new album, TARGETS, is due out early 2020.


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Strange Flesh is the third album by Chicago singer-songwriter Steve Slagg, and the first released under his own name. Since 2011, as Youngest Son, Slagg has self-released a body of quietly urgent, emotionally vulnerable songs, while performing and recording keyboards with other Chicago-area bands, including Mooner, and being mentored by some of his songwriting heroes, including Over the Rhine and Erin McKeown. Without the benefits of promotion or touring, these songs have managed find their way to unexpected corners of the world, finding resonance with the listeners who need them.

Strange Flesh is the culmination of Slagg’s life as a musician and his work–both personal and public—as a queer person raised in the Christian church (Slagg has been involved for most of his adult life with organizations providing LGBT support within faith communities). The album’s songs mingle intensely personal details from Slagg’s own life with stories that are not autobiographical but could be—the types of stories one hears over and over again when building long-term relationships within a marginalized community. A lot of these songs’ “I”s are really “we”s, and in their triumphs and tragedies, love and sexuality, excommunication and communion, they aim for truth, whether through memoir or fiction.

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Claire Bryant w/ Sherry Amour & Monica Rose - 8 PM | $10
Nov
9
8:00 PM20:00

Claire Bryant w/ Sherry Amour & Monica Rose - 8 PM | $10

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Claire Bryant was born out of an experiment that transfused Jimi Hendrix and Audrey Hepburn’s DNA. She's got powerhouse pipes and a badass attitude to match. Her sounds have been compared to the popular styles of Hiatus Kaiyote and Jorja Smith. With a heavy Amy Winehouse influence, Claire's music is drunk off her vulnerable, soulful stank. Claire Bryant is accompanied by her erotic, electric band: The Babes. A babe indeed, Claire Bryant sings and song-writes with a unique vibrant aesthetic. Oxygen is running thin; Claire Bryant is the breath of fresh air that the music industry has been waiting for.


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A dynamic live performer with encouraging lyrics and powerful yet soulful arrangements is the condensed description of Singer, Songwriter, and Entrepreneur Sherry Amour, who was born and raised in Harvey, IL a South Suburban area of Chicago.

Being exposed to various genres of music along with singing around town at school and church functions in her younger years sparked Sherry Amour’s passion for singing and live performing. In addition to learning the creative side of the performing arts, Sherry garnered her BA in Arts, Entertainment & Media Management from Columbia College of Chicago. Self described as an Artispreneur (Artist + Entrepreneur), Sherry Amour is able to expand upon her musical talents into business management, which showcases her ability to be seen as more than just a singer.

As a professional Independent Artist, Sherry Amour has performed on the morning news show WGN, on a nationwide Coca-Cola sponsored tour, the world-renowned UniverSoul Circus, and has sung the National Anthem for the All Star-Chicagoland basketball game and she also has opened up for major recording artists such as Mint Condition at the House of Blues. While courageously creating a path of her own as a solid live performer, Sherry Amour recorded and released her debut EP, “Seasons” in 2006.

She went on to release an online innovative tributary video music series entitled "Back To The Music", in which Sherry Amour pays homage to some of music's iconic artists such as Whitney Houston, Anita Baker, and Stevie Wonder.

Sherry Amour is preparing to release her 2nd project, an album entitled “Mirror, Mirror”, in which she and her supporters successfully fundraised for this album through the all or nothing crowdfunding platform Kickstarter!


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Monica Rose is a multifaceted artist from Chicago IL. She was first inspired to make music while learning piano as a child. Now she professionally records and performs her music electronic and acoustic throughout Chicago. Inspired by irony of the human life experience and love, Monica Rose makes vibe music, meant to bring relaxation and reflection.


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Old Town School Big Band - 7 PM | $10
Nov
11
7:00 PM19:00

Old Town School Big Band - 7 PM | $10

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$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD & BEVERAGE BILL


The Old Town School of Music Big Band was started in 2015 by Jack Cassidy and meets Tuesday nights 8-950pm at OTS. This 16 member ensemble has performed is comprised of working professionals who want to keep their interest in music growing and share it with their friends


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Nov
12
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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John Kimsey & The Twisted Roots, Donna Adler - 8PM | $10
Nov
15
8:00 PM20:00

John Kimsey & The Twisted Roots, Donna Adler - 8PM | $10

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John Kimsey's original songs twist the roots, drawing on homegrown Southern music styles to map the highways, byways and lowdown dirty ways of contemporary American politics and culture. Singer/guitarist Kimsey's comrades in this effort are Lia McCoo (vocals, flutes, percussion), Morry Fiddler (keyboards), Steve Hashimoto (bass), and Brad Newton (congas, percussion) -- aka the Twisted Roots Quartet. Their unique blend of soulful stylings, "spiky wit and astral Americana has been described as ""Ry Cooder meets Robyn Hitchcock.""


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Donna has spent most of her musical years in Chicago, soaking up the ever-present influences of Steve Goodman and John Prine, but while growing up in Park Forest, IL, she would listen to her musical heroes of 70’s, such as Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, James Taylor and Joni Mitchell. She often harmonized with her brother and sister to the songs of Simon & Garfunkel, James Taylor, Cat Stevens, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, Dan Fogelberg and Harry Chapin.


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James Taylor Tribute w/ James Herr - 7 PM | $10
Nov
16
7:00 PM19:00

James Taylor Tribute w/ James Herr - 7 PM | $10

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James Herr is a solo acoustic artist who has mastered the fingerpicking style and lends his soothing baritone voice to recreate authentic performances of artists including James Taylor, Jim Croce and Paul Simon along with generations of singer-songwriters. Starting a few years ago on his bucket list to play at an open mic, he has gone on to delight audiences throughout Illinois.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Nov
19
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Ryan Burns w/ Chris Wilson and The Heresy & Emily Lorraine Nott - 8 PM | $10
Nov
22
8:00 PM20:00

Ryan Burns w/ Chris Wilson and The Heresy & Emily Lorraine Nott - 8 PM | $10

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Raised throughout the midwest and living in Chicago, Ryan Burns plays music colored with the simple values of his surroundings. After spending his childhood singing and playing songs, it wasn't until he was an adult that he realized his calling to make music. Now Ryan plays genre-bending Americana songs on his banjo and guitar, winning over audiences with his combination of thoughtful songwriting and cathartic vocals. While mainly drawing on American folk music, Ryan’s influences also dig into his background as an ethnomusicology major, pulling in sounds from Mande drumming, spacey rock, and Irish traditional music.

While playing a full schedule of dozens of shows in the past year, Ryan has been working on his debut EP, The Institute, releasing in May 2019. Each song on the album is inspired by a specific piece of art at The Art Institute of Chicago. Inspirations ranged from 13th century Chinese paintings to ancient marble sculptures. By bringing in ideas from great works of art, Ryan was able to broaden the stories and sounds used in the album, creating a varied musical texture while still using the same sonic palette throughout.

Ryan is also a member of the Chicago band Distant Brothers and has shared a stage with regional and national acts like The Last Bison, The Lighthouse and the Whaler, and Oistrakh Symphony Orchestra. He’s performed at regional festivals including Midsommarfest, Chillfest, and Groovewalk and he is currently writing material for his next project and touring at venues around the Midwest. When he’s not on the road he performs regularly throughout Chicago at venues like The Cubby Bear and Montrose Saloon, as well as residencies at several pubs and breweries.


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Indianapolis based singer/songwriter Chris Wilson has often been compared to artists like Ray LaMontagne and Glen Hansard. Wilson’s style is a mix of indie folk and Americana, tied together with big melodies and raw emotion. After spending three years living in Ireland where he wrote and recorded The Fragile EP, Wilson returned to Indianapolis, Indiana to continue writing, recording and touring as he has for the last fifteen years. His most recent project entitled “Downfall,” released last year, has garnered multiple placements in film and TV. This new album showcases Wilson’s soulful voice with inspired instrumentation and autobiographical lyrics. Downfall includes two songs, ‘Lower’ and ‘Jealous’ that were prominently featured in the Lifetime Network Movies ‘Christmas in Mississippi’ and ‘Hometown Christmas’. Wilson’s songs have been recorded and performed by artists such as Marc Broussard and Ryan Cabrera.

nfluences: Jason Isbell, Glen Hansard, Counting Crows


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Emily Nott is a Chicago-based folk musician and singer-songwriter. Emily is deeply influenced by traditional ballad singing, the poetry and storytelling of her family and music community, and a belief that music can unite people. She writes honest, plaintive songs that tell stories both personal and universal.

Emily has performed with Glass Mountain, Joybird, and the Bard Owls. She is a proud member of the Old Lazarus’ Harp Folk Collective. Emily has played traditional music festivals such as Wheatland Music Festival (MI) and the Midwest Sing and Stomp (IL). Emily has opened for Elizabeth Laprelle, and shared a bill with the likes of Jim Lauderdale and Bruce Molsky. She has studied ballad singing with Michael and Carrie Kline. She is inspired by artists such as Gillian Welch, Jean Ritchie, and Connie Converse.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Nov
26
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Dec
3
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Chris Trapper - 7PM | $20
Dec
5
7:00 PM19:00

Chris Trapper - 7PM | $20



Chris Trapper is a storyteller. With his soulful, honeyed tenor, sly humor and an uncanny knack for melody, Chris has traveled the world over, performing to a dedicated and ever growing fan base with nothing but his guitar and his songs. Raised on Prine and Kristofferson, Trapper's first foray in the music industry was as frontman of the critically acclaimed alt-rock band The Push Stars (Capitol Records). Over the past decade, Chris has become a modern day acoustic troubadour, performing over 150 dates a year as a headliner and sharing the stage with the likes of Colin Hay, Martin Sexton and even John Prine himself. The New York Times has called his work “classic pop perfection.”


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Dec
10
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Dec
17
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Mother May I & Jodi Walker Band - 8 PM | $10
Dec
20
8:00 PM20:00

Mother May I & Jodi Walker Band - 8 PM | $10

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Mother May I is three women and a guitar. They sing mostly original music in tight 3-part harmonies, intermingled with some traditional folk songs.


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Jodi Walker has been performing in and around Chicago since moving to Oak Park in 2009. She performs as a solo artist with the Jodi Walker Project in addition to her bands: Significant Others, Rainy Day Women with Naomi Ashley and Jenny Bienemann and The Zimmerman, a Bob Dylan tribute band. Jodi began her career as a jazz and funk vocalist in NYC and those influences run through her writing, as well as the more recent influence of Chicago's folk and Americana sound.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Dec
24
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 6pm | FREE
Dec
31
6:00 PM18:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 6pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Craig Scott w/ Matthew Black - 7PM | $10
Oct
12
7:00 PM19:00

Craig Scott w/ Matthew Black - 7PM | $10



A voice the world must hear – Craig Scott – is a singer/songwriter with a passion for delivering a music experience. Americana at its finest – a raw, edgy sound that digs deep into your soul. The music will leave you mesmerized and the lyrics tell a story that transcends each and every one of our lives. A couple of this songs have been featured in TV films, shows and advertisements.


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Imagine if the Fleet Foxes went to seminary. Or if Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young were all one guy. Or if Joe Pug channeled James Taylor instead of Bob Dylan, shaved his head, and started wearing glasses. Imagine if your mild-mannered IT guy could not only recover your lost files, but also capture the pain and promise of human relationships with extraordinary truth and clarity. Matthew Black taught himself to play guitar while listening to the Beatles, Cat Stevens, and 90s monster ballads. The literal son of a preacher man, he moved a lot when he was young, learned to observe the world from the outside looking in, took what he saw and turned it into music. He wrote his first song when he was sixteen and hasn't stopped since. Self-taught, restless, rambling, he has a sound that comes from the roads of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, the streets of Metro Manila, the rattle of a nearly-empty El train, his own fall(s) and redemption(s). Now he lives in Chicago where he performs for crowds large and small, singing intimate songs that tell stories about how this world has broken his heart, and also tell about the hope, love, and mystery that he's found among the pieces.


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Natalie Myre w/ Cory Goodrich - 8pm | $10
Oct
11
8:00 PM20:00

Natalie Myre w/ Cory Goodrich - 8pm | $10

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Natalie Myre is a Chicago based singer-songwriter and musician who has has been performing in musicals in Chicago since 2003 and played the front room of Davenport’s Piano Bar for 4 years with her show Thursday Night Jams. She released her debut album Breaking Forward in 2015 and is currently playing monthly original gigs in the Chicago area.


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Born in Wilmington, Delaware and raised in Michigan, Cory Goodrich is a Jeff Award winning actress for her roles as Mother in Drury Lane Oakbrook’s acclaimed production of Ragtime, and as June Carter Cash in the Jeff nominated Johnny Cash revue, Ring of Fire at Mercury Theater Chicago, where she was also seen as Alice in The Addams Family, and Alma in The Christmas Schooner, and Carol Brady in the hilarious war between the Partridges and the Bradys in The Bardy Bunch.

A five time Jeff nominee, Cory has performed in productions at the Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, Chicago Shakespeare, Theatre at the Center, Ravinia, Candlelight and Drury Lane. A Graduate of Michigan State University, she is also a singer/songwriter, producer, writer, and mother of two, children's composer with her two award winning CDs, Hush and Wiggly Toes, and her latest projects include W.O.M.A.N, an album of her own music, and four Season of Carols CDs (Season of Carols, Holiday Music to Benefit Season of Concern, which garnered over $200K for the charity.) The winner of last year’s Cohen-Grappel Recording Endowment, Cory has released her newest album, Wildwood Flower, a collection of traditional and original folk songs featuring the autoharp.


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Noah Derksen w/ John Lensing & MidiJoyful - 7PM | $10
Oct
9
7:00 PM19:00

Noah Derksen w/ John Lensing & MidiJoyful - 7PM | $10

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An American-citizen born and raised in the heart of the Canadian prairies while maturing on the west coast of British Columbia, Noah Derksen writes with the groundedness of harsh Manitoba winters mixed with the optimism of British Columbia’s coastline. Ever seeking motion and progression, Noah has spent the past three years honing his live performance skills across Canada and the United States, playing concerts from BC to Nova Scotia, and New York to California. In 2018 alone, Noah played at renowned venues and events such as the National Arts Centre (Ottawa, ON), Northwest Folklife Festival (Seattle, WA), Trout Forest Music Festival (Ear Falls, ON), and the Winnipeg Folk Festival (Winnipeg, MB).


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John Lensing writes songs for the same reason he street performs, to make people care. About themselves, about others, and things that sometimes hurt to care about. The Denver based songwriter stumbled upon street performing years ago. Backpacking Europe, Lensing found people introducing themselves and opening up to him. All he had to do was play his guitar and sing. He began to learn how contagious vulnerability can be. Since then, John has toured and street performed across the US and Canada, "and been called “an artist to watch"" by Folk Magazine No Depression."


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MidiJoyful is a solo singer songwriter from Alsip Illinois. Also plays w/ a full band when it’s appropriate.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 6pm | FREE
Oct
8
6:00 PM18:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 6pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Ira Wolf & Andrea von Kampen - 7PM | $15
Oct
7
7:00 PM19:00

Ira Wolf & Andrea von Kampen - 7PM | $15

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With more than 50 million streams on Spotify, Ira Wolf has quickly made a name for herself as an independent artist. Raised in the mountains of Montana, based in Nashville, and making a home on the road, Ira Wolf's music and writing are vulnerably honest as she explores heartache, homesickness, and the highs and lows of an unconventional wandering lifestyle. She draws from personal experience and connects on an intimate level with her audience through her truthful lyrics and melancholy vocals.


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We were completely blown away"" - NPR All Songs Considered With over 7 million Spotify streams and counting, Nebraska-based songwriter Andrea von Kampen has quickly established herself in the recording studio and on the road. Her deft guitar work and intuitive song construction display striking maturity, and her effortless vocal delivery has been praised by Hear Nebraska as ""soulful and worn-in."" Andrea has shared the stage with Tall Heights, Gregory Alan Isakov, Dead Man Winter, John Moreland, Dead Horses, Ira Wolf, The Brother Brothers, and more. She has performed live on Audiotree in Chicago, was featured as a finalist in NPR's 2016 Tiny Desk Contest, and has won Eddie's Attic Open Mic Night in Decatur, GA twice. Most recently, Andrea completed her first coast-to-coast tour across the United States.


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Boy Maj w/ Stereo RV & Apres Pompeii - 7PM | $10
Oct
6
7:00 PM19:00

Boy Maj w/ Stereo RV & Apres Pompeii - 7PM | $10


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Producer, singer-songwriter Boy Maj is 100% pop through and through. A child of the late 90’s/ early 2000’s, his musical influences range from Justin Timberlake and Usher to Bruno Mars and Lauv. Upon first glance, his music can seem saccharine; but his lyrics carry a deeper message. Stories of lost love, break-ups and drunken nights are sprinkled into a bright, summery tone. Nothing is quite what it seems, but you’re guaranteed to have a good time. Based in Chicago, Boy Maj is positioned to steal the summer.


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Stereo RV's sound is seductively plush with rich vocals that captivate through a slightly languid and poetic framework, authentically channeling art mined from the depths of blunt honesty and emotion. Myra Gleason, Stereo RV’s lead singer, has one of the most powerfully expressive voices you’ve ever heard. Her fervent vocals are backed by the guitar and extraordinary beat boxing abilities of her husband, Gabe. The duo has been thrilling audiences in their hometown of Portland since they began performing together six years ago. Myra’s singing and Gabe’s ability to mimic the sound of a full drum kit, make every live performance an other-worldly event.


Apres Pompeii is a project by Chicago-based, Pittsburgh native, Zachary Weiss. Weiss combines folk-influenced musicianship, poetic lyrics, and soaring melodies to create a dynamic and emotional journey with each album. Lead, the latest Apres Pompeii long playing release, is a bare-all examination of mental health and sexuality that is told through songs that are always moving and shifting beneath the surface.


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They Won't Win w/ Ben Walter and Trae Sheehan - 7PM | $10
Oct
5
7:00 PM19:00

They Won't Win w/ Ben Walter and Trae Sheehan - 7PM | $10

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They Won’t Win is an acoustic folk-rock duo consisting of singer-songwriters Danny M. Cohen and Greg Lanier, and featuring keyboardist Ben Walter and cellist Chai Wolfman. Their songs—inspired by their British and American roots and experiences as gay musicians—blend intricate harmonies, thoughtful lyrics, and soaring melodies.


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Discovering his passion for music at an early age, Ben began singing as a child and has never stopped. With many years of experience performing at various events and clubs, he delivers a show that can not be missed. His blend of piano, pop, rock and jazzy blues will catch your ear, but it is his honest, emotion filled words that will make you a life-long fan.


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An old soul from the eastern panhandle of West Virginia, twenty-year-old Trae Sheehan has been writing songs and performing since the age of ten. A lover of imagery and storytelling through lyrics based on old stories and poems, he never shies away from the hard stuff, instead setting it out in the open to be heard and discussed. Pulling inspiration from the country/rock sound of The Eagles, the folk roots of Bob Dylan, and the swift melodies of John Denver, his songs are written from a place of honesty with an understanding of people and culture gained through his travels and performances. With a new record and his guitar in hand there’s no telling how far he’ll go.


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Betsy Phillips w/ Bienart & Shealeigh - 7PM | $10
Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

Betsy Phillips w/ Bienart & Shealeigh - 7PM | $10

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Originally from Omaha, Nebraska, Betsy Phillips’ voice is as serene and calming as the flatlands of her native midwest. Touched with a hint of sadness but an assurance that everything will be alright, Phillips’ voice is a manifestation of her steadfast and patient mindset. “I didn’t move to Nashville knowing how to write great songs, but I decided that writing songs was something I was going to do, and something I was going to be good at.” For the making of her new EP Like We’re Talking, Phillips reached out to producer Dan Knobler (Lake Street Dive, Erin Rae). The recording features guitarist Anthony da Costa (Sarah Jarosz, Joy Williams), and bassist Ethan Jodziewicz (Sierra Hull), both of whom compliment Phillips’ voice with careful attention to detail and musicality. The result is stunning, with material touching on everything from personal relationships to Phillips’ childhood home in “We Don’t Stay”. From the sounds of Like We’re Talking, Phillips is paving her own artistic path with a steady and deliberate beauty.


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Bienart is a songwriter and musician based in Chicago.


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Shealeigh is a 20-year-old independent singer/songwriter from the Chicago area, whose musical introduction began with an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show at age 12. At 13, she wrote the song “What Can I Say”, which was featured on the fourth season of the Radio Disney/Disney Channel program “Next Big Thing” in 2011 as well as in the Disney Channel original movie “Radio Rebel” and steadily climbed to the #2 spot on the Billboard Kids music chart. More recently, Shealeigh self-released her debut EP “We All Need To Go Places” in February of 2017 and her single “Landline” in December of last year.


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Joel David Weir w/ Liesl Downey & Brandon Pfeiffer - 7pm | $10
Oct
2
7:00 PM19:00

Joel David Weir w/ Liesl Downey & Brandon Pfeiffer - 7pm | $10

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Joel David Weir is an Indiana based singer/songwriter haunted by the power of song to connect, console, and advocate for the voiceless. Musically his songs range from intimate acoustic/lo-fi to alt-country.


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Liesl Downey's songs are a spin on Americana with influences ranging from Lucinda Williams and Jason Isbell to Modest Mouse. Her music moves from observations of everyday struggles couched in upbeat folk melodies to quieter anthems on the passage of time and friendships. In Chicago she's played at the Hideout, Transistor, Uncommon Ground and the Elbo Room.


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Armed with an acoustic guitar and an open journal, Brandon Pfeiffer builds accessible pop ballads oscillating between the earnest and the tongue-in-cheek. With lyrics in the middle of daily life, his chords resonate a continual coming-of-age and an open invitation to all who listen.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Oct
1
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Anna P w/ Just Jax & Lyd Landor - 8PM | $10
Sep
28
8:00 PM20:00

Anna P w/ Just Jax & Lyd Landor - 8PM | $10

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Anna P is a singer-songwriter from Chicago, IL. Her metaphoric lyrics, haunting melodies, and crystal-clear voice have propelled her to capture the attention of the local music scene and land gigs at legendary Chicago performance venues such as Cubby Bear, Navy Pier, and House of Blues' Foundation Room. Her new EP ‘I Was An Iceberg’ is a chronicle through a mental breakdown following a heartbreak. The painfully honest lyrics of songs like “Hesitate” and “Waves” paint a scenery of the inner struggles of mental health.


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Just Jax is the solo project of Jax Ovalle, the Zad Zaddy of Chicago who is here to remind y’all that things may hurt but at least we are stay cute!


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Based out of Chicago, Side Hug (Lyd Landor) originated during a cold winter when the ice cream shop that Lyd Landor (vocals/guitar), Christian Ovalle (drums) and Yuda Goldbloom (bass) worked at was closed for the month of January. After writing and self recording their first EP titled “Also,” and playing local shows, Allan Cardenas (guitar) joined on lead guitar while Yuda took a step back to help in the recording and engineering realm of the group.


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Grant Terry w/ Eric Slingo & Andy Rench - 7PM | $10
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

Grant Terry w/ Eric Slingo & Andy Rench - 7PM | $10


$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


Nashville-based singer/songwriter Grant Terry (originally from Ruston, La) blends acoustic folk music with modern pop beats and melodies that will keep coming back to you. Since 2012, he’s released two full length albums, And EP and most recently his singles Malibu and On & Off. His songs have gone on to rack up millions of streams independently on Spotify and created loyal grassroots fan base across the world. He’s shared the stage with Sam Hunt, Marc Broussard, Riley Green, Matt Wertz, Kelsea Ballerini, And Eric Church. He’s had songs featured in MTV’s Catfish, Hallmark’s Cedar Cove, and ABC’s The Fosters. His has also been working as a songwriter for others. He’s writing singles for lacy cavalier, Johnny Stimson, and David Dunn.


Eric Slingo, born and raised in Chicago, began writing songs in college. As an engineering student, his desire to learn quickly shifted from his studies to songwriting. He grew up listening to everything from Motown to Country, and after graduating in 2017, he made the move to Nashville where he’s currently developing his craft and touring alongside a variety of different artists.


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Multi-instrumentalist and singer/songwriter Andy Rench crafts pop songs that blend classic folk and rock sensibilities with ambient textures and soundscapes. Based in Chicago, Andy’s performances fit equally well in clubs as they do in intimate arts spaces. Andy has been involved with a variety of Chicago music projects dating back to the early 90s, including the dream pop group She, improvisational post-rock collective Company of Big Beats, Flameshovel math-popper’s Ancient Greeks, and later with the noise-rock outfit Blank Banker.


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Earnest & Troubled, Dan Weber - 7PM | $10
Sep
25
7:00 PM19:00

Earnest & Troubled, Dan Weber - 7PM | $10


$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


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Chicago Songwriters James Curley and Ilsabe OConnell both flew solo and under the radar for a bunch of years. Then they discovered they sounded damn good together, discovered some of their songs work better for duos than solos, and decided to hang out their shingle as 'Earnest & Troubled', launching in 2016. Featuring harmony vocals, guitars, banjo, and ukulele, Earnest & Troubled write and perform great music and have been known to be extremely entertaining ! Performing original songs - some written previously as solo singer-songwriters as well as songs written together - and select cover tunes from writers like Guy Clark, Warren Zevon, The Carter Family, Bob Dylan, Townes Van Zandt, Emmylou Harris, and any other great songs we might find lying around or you might suggest we do.


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In a few short years since his debut to a standing ovation at the Sisters Folk Festival, former National Park Ranger Dan Weber has become a sought after national touring artist for his upbeat and engaging performances, insightful songs, and hilarious off-the-cuff stories. None other than legendary Folk troubadour Ramblin’ Jack Elliott said “I love Dan’s songs and he tells really good stories.”


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Sep
24
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Extinction Rebellion - 7PM | FREE
Sep
22
7:00 PM19:00

Extinction Rebellion - 7PM | FREE

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SEATING IS LIMITED. FIRST COME FIRST SERVED.

DONATIONS ACCEPTED.


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Extinction Rebellion Chicago presents NORMAL IS OVER 1.1, an award-winning feature documentary about humanity’s wisest responses to climate change, species extinction, resource depletion and the widening gap between the rich and poor. This film connects the dots: A look at the financial and economical paradigm underlying our planetary problems, while offering various SOLUTIONS to reverse the path of global decline. Members of Extinction Rebellion will lead a conversation following the film, and share ways to get involved in the movement for real solutions on the climate crisis. Proceeds will benefit Extinction Rebellion Chicago and the filmmaker, Renée Scheltema.


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Tyler Daniel w/ Josh Catalano & Shannon Wood - 7PM | $10
Sep
21
7:00 PM19:00

Tyler Daniel w/ Josh Catalano & Shannon Wood - 7PM | $10


$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


Tyler Daniel is an independent singer-songwriter (rock/Americana) from Springfield, Illinois. He released his debut single, “The Other Side”, in early 2018. He is currently working on an EP, in Nashville, with producer Nick Baumhardt.


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Josh Catalano’s sound revolves around Americana, Roots, and Rock n Roll.


Shannon Wood plays the acoustic guitar and harmonica.


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Oktoberfest w/ The Blue Eyed Bettys - 6pm | FREE
Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

Oktoberfest w/ The Blue Eyed Bettys - 6pm | FREE

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Celebrate Oktoberfest the Uncommon way! Join us for a night of live music, traditional german food, and of course, beer!

The Blue Eyed Bettys will be playing while we celebrate the tapping of Greenstar Brewing's own organic Oktoberfest beer! It's a roasted Munich style malt that gives flavors of fresh bread, caramel, and vanilla, and Perle hops give a hint of floral and spicy notes! Commemorative collector's Greenstar Oktoberfest steins will be available!

Check out the menu below!
Bratwurst or Beyond Sausage (Vegan)

Accompaniments:
Grilled Sweet Corn
German Potato Salad
Cucumber-Dill Salad
Red Cabbage Slaw
Sauerkraut & Grilled Onions
German Pretzels
Apple Strudel

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With Daniel Emond on banjo, Sarah Hund on fiddle, and Ben Mackel on guitar, The Blue Eyed Bettys delight with their powerful vocals in three part harmony to create an indie-folk popgrass sound. All actors, The Blue Eyed Bettys met while doing a new play together at the Florida Studio Theatre in Sarasota in 2013. With home bases in Asheville (Mackel), Brooklyn (Emond) and everywhere else (Hund), The Bettys have cultivated followings in Florida, New York, North Carolina, and the Midwest for five song-soaked years of touring throughout the Eastern US.

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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Sep
17
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Laura Cortese & The Dance w/ Joshua Moss - 7PM | $15
Sep
15
7:00 PM19:00

Laura Cortese & The Dance w/ Joshua Moss - 7PM | $15

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$15 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


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Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards is a band who draws inspiration from diverse experiences, communities, and musical traditions, melding them into a refined sound that’s broad-minded but clear-eyed. It’s not a stringband, not a string quartet, not an a cappella group or indie band, but somehow all of those at once, all while staying firmly rooted in an identity as folk instrumentalists. It’s adventurous and complex music delivered with power and heart.


Joshua Moss grew up in Turkey, developing a musical palette branching into many different genres. He has recorded and produced musical work ranging from simple, singer-songwriter folk to electronic-ambient alternative pop. After a season of traveling through Europe, Asia, and South America, Joshua has moved to Chicago to begin building a local fan base.


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Jake Sorgen & Zane Debord - 8PM | $10
Sep
14
8:00 PM20:00

Jake Sorgen & Zane Debord - 8PM | $10


$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


Jake Sorgen is a Chicago-based Composer/Improviser/Multi-Instrumentalist originally from Woodstock, New York. He has composed for and performed solo and with musicians, actors, and dancers throughout the United States and Europe. Jake’s compositions and improvisations are heard alongside plays and physical theatre works at theatre companies around the country; in performance spaces throughout Europe alongside improvisational dancers and movement artists; in music venues from coffee shops to concert halls and on 4 albums of lyrical songs. All throughout Jake’s approach to composition, improvisation, and music-making seeks to make strong, economical impacts with sound and story.


Zane DeBord's Blackbird is an ensemble of rotating musicians that perform original music and free improvisation. Each performance is different, with constantly-changing musicians and repertoire leading to a unique combinations of sound and direction in the music.


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Sep
10
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Asia Ward w/ Michael Christopher Radford & Imani Williams - 7PM | $10
Sep
8
7:00 PM19:00

Asia Ward w/ Michael Christopher Radford & Imani Williams - 7PM | $10

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$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


This is Asia McKenzie's live debut for her original songs and couldn't be more honored than to do it at Uncommon Ground! Although this is her first time performing original songs, this is not her first time under the stage lights. Back in May, Asia received her Bachelors degree in Musical Theatre at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Here are 3 things you don't know about Asia: 1. Her favorite artists are Ariana Grande and Beyonce 2. Thrift shopping is her favorite activity and 3. Her number one dream is to be able to create an album that she produced, wrote, and sung by herself. Hope you enjoy! Come and say hi after the show!


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Imani Williams is a gemini artist, someone for interesting people to vibe to.


Michael is so excited for his first performance at Uncommon Ground! He is a senior at Southern Illinois University studying musical theatre. Michael has always been involved in theatre, but wants to explore the option of being a musician in the very near future. Thank you Uncommon Ground for having me and I hope you enjoy the show!


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Will Payne Harrison w/ Rosa Reinemann & Layla Frankel - 7PM | $10
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

Will Payne Harrison w/ Rosa Reinemann & Layla Frankel - 7PM | $10

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$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


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Everyone knows that Louisiana is a great melting pot of music, food and Southern culture. Will Payne Harrison simmered in that pot for most of his life, soaking in influences of Traditional Cajun, Louisiana Blues, Swamp Pop, New Orleans Brass Bands and Zydeco. Even after departing Louisiana for Nashville to start his own solo career, he has kept in touch with his Louisiana Roots making his own unique blend of Americana and Roots music. On East Nashville Blues, Will Payne Harrison dove deeper into Bluegrass, Country and Singer-Songwriter genres, using a cast of top-notch Nashville musicians. With his newest album, Living With Ghosts, Harrison went back to his roots, bringing in the Crème de la crème of Louisiana musicians featuring The Rayo Brothers members (Jesse Reaux, Lance Kelehan and Jordan Ardoin) along with lead guitarist Jim McGee. Fats Kaplin (John Prine) also joined in on fiddle, pedal steel and theremin. Slated to be out in late Summer/early Fall, Living With Ghosts will encompass the perfect blend of Will Payne Harrison’s Louisiana/Nashville sound.


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Rosa is a Chicago based singer/songwriter. Her sound blends folk and pop to create earnest, catchy songs about all types of relationships.


Nashville-based Folk/Rock/Soul singer-songwriter, Layla Frankel, delivers genre-crossing songs with wit, soul, and craft. Raised in a musical family in Chicago, Layla began performing on stage when she was just four years old.  She later grew up to front big bands and jazz combos before moving on to write and perform her own originals.  Since the release of her debut EP, "Tame the Fox," in 2017, Layla has been playing to enthusiastic crowds across the country, with tours throughout the Midwest, East coast and Pacific Northwest.  Her single "Hurricane Love" is anticipated for release this July.


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Peter Manhart, Stephen Francis, Scott Siskind - 7pm | $10
Sep
6
7:00 PM19:00

Peter Manhart, Stephen Francis, Scott Siskind - 7pm | $10


$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL


Peter Manhart is the guitarist and lead singer of the Chicago alternative rock band Molehill. Peter started playing classical piano at the age of 3 and has never really known life without music. After a brief stint as a piano major in college, he decided to focus on electric guitar and rock music. Molehill began as a very guitar-heavy alternative rock band, but has recently been experimenting with everything from electro-pop to "Gregorian-chant-meets-hip-hop". Peter loves all kinds of music, his tastes and style are always evolving, and he is grateful for any opportunity to perform or watch live music.


Stephen Francis has spent the last 9 years touring and fronting with the Chicago based band Model Stranger. Dubbed "rock n' roll classicists" and "an eclectic synthesis of psychedelic grunge and classic rock" by Chicago press, Model Stranger's sound and unique look has pleased rock n' roll purists and indie rock fans.

As a solo artist Stephen uses the opportunity to showcase a different set of songs and on occasion explore stripped down version of Model Stranger music.


Scott Siskind is a signer songwriter based out of Baltimore, Maryland. He is the frontman for rock quintet Vinny Vegas, but also performs often as a solo act, performing a mix of his own originals as well as stripped down, acoustic versions of Vinny Vegas songs. His music is raw, heartfelt, and emotive.


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The Oxleys w/ Wright Gatewood & Paolo Apuli - 8PM | $10
Sep
5
8:00 PM20:00

The Oxleys w/ Wright Gatewood & Paolo Apuli - 8PM | $10

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$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


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Lead by singer-songwriter and guitarist Cray Oxley and pianist Sam Brunelli, The Oxleys began writing and performing throughout Wisconsin in late 2016. The group pulls inspiration from a number of genres and styles including Neil Young, Noah Gundersen, and Wisconsin natives: Dead Horses. Together, Cray and Sam work to turn every venue into an intimate space to connect with their audience through a love for their music.


A southern rascal lost in the heart of Chicago started ruminating on what music might mean to him five, ten, fifteen years down the road. How might sounds of the past circle back around? The answers lay hidden in the songs. With an emotional palette that plays with your heart strings, Wright Gatewood strives to bring ideals of the helpless wanderers, the rapscallions of yesteryear, and the dreamers of tomorrow to your ears as he pieces the parts together.


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Paolo Apuli is a soulful singer-songwriter and guitarist living in Chicago, IL. Drawing musical influences from the laid back vibes of Paul Simon to the Blues/Rock stylings of John Mayer, Paolo’s music brings a positive message and upbeat energy to the room. Smooth vocals and musical versatility provide a timeless sound that captivates audiences.


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Eric Lambert w/ Bill Scorzari & Pollux - 7PM | $10
Sep
4
7:00 PM19:00

Eric Lambert w/ Bill Scorzari & Pollux - 7PM | $10


$10 COVER CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE BILL.


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Eric Lambert impresses audiences with his original elixir of feel-good Americana infused with bluegrass, blues, roots, rock, & soul. His authentic sound is an eclectic blend that knows no boundaries. A 2015 Chicago Music Awards winner, Eric is well-regarded for his enthusiasm, visible joy, earthy voice, and precision licks. Renowned as a flatpicking guitarist, Lambert fronted the Henhouse Prowlers band for several years. Currently, Lambert performs solo as well as teamed up with other stellar musicians—he’s a standout crowd-pleaser. Eric is also a sought-after teacher who gives lessons at Down Home Guitars in Frankfort, IL as well as on DVD via TrueFire.com.


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New York native, Singer-Songwriter, Bill Scorzari, has been likened to the voices of Tom Waits and Sam Baker, and the lyricism and delivery of John Moreland and John Prine, among other legendary songsmiths. Scorzari's most recent release, 'Through These Waves,' produced by Jonah Tolchin (YepRoc) was recorded, mixed and mastered at The Bomb Shelter Studios in East Nashville over the course of just 14 focused and profoundly transformative days. Musicians performing on the album with Scorzari include Kim Richey, Joachim Cooder, Will Kimbrough, Chris Scruggs, Laur Joamets (Sturgil Simpson) and more. In the first week after it’s release, the critically acclaimed full-length album jumped straight to #1 on the Americana Music Association’s Most-Added-Radio-Stations Top-50 chart. It later landed on many ""Top-Albums-of-2017"" lists, including Folk Alley and Elmore Magazine.


Pollux is Chicago singer-songwriter, Corey Cole. A life-long fan of folk music, Pollux has a style reminiscent of Bright Eyes, Ben Howard, M-Ward and others. With an ear for melody and a penchant for folk-rock sensibilities, Pollux works tirelessly to bring honest, and heartfelt songs to his audience. 2016 saw the release of his debut EP entitled “Bed Bugs and Other Disasters”, a collection of raw home recordings with a decidedly live feel. Pollux has a style that brings the standards of folk revival music into modern times with a healthy array of other influences ranging from “The Replacements” to “Elvis Costello”. Pollux can be found on all major streaming platforms and at a club near you very soon!


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OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE
Sep
3
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC NIGHT (sponsored by Shure) - 7pm | FREE


OPEN MIC NIGHT – Tuesdays at Uncommon Ground Edgewater

These FREE events are proudly sponsored by Shure and Greenstar Brewing


Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition! All artists welcome!

Uncommon Ground’s Open Mic Nights are held every Monday at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (on Clark Street) and every Tuesday at Uncommon Ground Edgewater (on Devon Avenue).

Sign-up begins at 6pm. Please arrive on time to secure your spot! For more information, please visit our Open Mic page!


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Kiernan McMullan & Stevie Rae Stephens - 7pm | $10
Sep
1
7:00 PM19:00

Kiernan McMullan & Stevie Rae Stephens - 7pm | $10

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$10 CHARGE IS ADDED TO YOUR FOD AND BEVERAGE BILL


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After driving almost every US highway, and playing over 2,000 shows worldwide, Kiernan has unusual stories to tell. Over the past 11 years, he has shared the stage with Ed Sheeran, Mat Kearney, Dave Mason, John Butler Trio, and many more. The songwriter averaged 200 shows per year, and performed at sold out shows across the country, but not without notice. He's captured a worldwide grassroots following, 3 critically acclaimed SXSW appearances, and was most recently named one of Alternative Press Magazine's “12 Bands You Need To Know” for 2016.


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