No questions of who is performing where this week. Lots to choose from, as usual.
Tuesday, January 15.
A Martin Luther King, Jr. segment on Folk Festival With Lilli Kuzma, 90.9 FM or wdcb.org. 7 PM.
Wednesday, January 16.
Steve Justman at the Chicago Indoor French Market, 131 N. Clinton, Chicago. 11 AM.
Andrew and Casey Calhoun lead off the bill at Bill's Blues Redux, in the Indigo Lounge of the Orrington Hotel, 1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston. 5:30 PM.
Mick Scott at Potbelly, 2264 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. Noon - 2 PM.
Thursday, January 17.
Willy Mason at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4545 N. Lincoln Ave (the new building). 7 PM. $18.
Paul Kelly at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave (the old building). 8 PM. $22.
Friday, January 18.
Heather Styka at Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St, Downers Grove. 8:15 PM. $7.
Larry O. Dean, Dawn Xiana Moon, Simeon Peebler, and Pamela Richardson at Folk You, at the Horseshoe, 4115 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. 8 PM.
The Wacky Keys at Wicked Good Cafe, 790 Royal St. George, Naperville. 7 PM.
Macyn Taylor at Just Goods, 201 7th St, Rockford. 7 PM.
Saturday, January 19.
Jenny Bienemann joins Dolly Varden at the latter's CD release party at City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St, Chicago. 8 PM.
Siegel Schwall Blues Band at the Sandwiche Opera House, 140 E. Railroad St, Sandwiche. 8 PM.
Sons of the Never Wrong at The Venue, 1550 S. State St, Chicago. 8 PM.
Andrew Calhoun performs a house concert in Barrington. Email email@example.com for details. 7:30 PM.
Michael Smith at Off Square, 225 Calhoun St, Woodstock. 8 PM.
Eddie "The Chief" Clearwater at Evanston Space, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston. 7 PM. $15 - $27.
Bounding Main's 10th Anniversary celebration at Key Lime Cove, 1700 Nations Dr, Gurnee. 5 PM.
Sunday, January 20.
Felisko and Noden's CD release party at the Lisle Public Library, 777 Front St, Lisle. 2 PM.
Jamie O'Reilly and Michael Smith present Songs of a Catholic Childhood at Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston. 3 PM. $18 - $25.
Patty Stevenson and Craig Siemsen, plus Brett Johnson at Lake County Folk Club, at In-Law's Restaurant, 720 Milwaukee Ave, Gurnee. 7 PM. $12.
The Andina and Rich Comedy Hour, online at reddragontv.tv 7 PM.
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