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Maybe the Busiest Saturday Night of the Year, Folkwise

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Our gig book runneth over. Check it out.

Monday, September 23.

Sue Fink at Stage Left Coffee House, 125 Van Buren, Woodstock. 7 PM.

Tuesday, September 24.

John Flynn at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St, Oak Park. 7 PM.

The Campeaus and the Craigs at the Grafton Pub, 4530 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. 9 PM.

Surprise Theme on Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma. 90.9 FM, or 7 PM.

Wednesday, September 25.

Steve Justman at the Chicago Indoor French Market, 131 N. Clinton, Chicago. 11 AM.

Simeon Peebler at Uncommon Ground, 1401 W. Devon Ave, Chicago. 8 PM. $6.

Chris Farrell at his regular Wednesday night gig at Sandwich Me In, 3037 N. Clark St, Chicago. 7 PM.

Thursday, September 26.

Bruce Foster at Cab's Bar and Bistro, 430 N. Main St, Glen Ellyn. 7 PM.

Dean Milano presents his Chicago Music Scene of the 60's and '70's, at the Forest Park Public Library, 7555 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park. 7 PM.

Friday, September 27.

Paul Kaye at Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St, Downers Grove. 8:15 PM, .$7.

Acoustic Music Jam in Grayslake. Contact Steve Justman,, or (847)989-9634.

Steve Justman at the Gazebo Stage in Long Grove. 3 PM.

Dean Milano at Wicked Good Cafe, 790 Royal St. George St, Naperville. 7 PM.

Leo Kottke at the Woodstock Opera House, 121 W. Van Buren, Woodstock. 8 PM. $29.

Saturday, September 28.

Robin and Jenny Bienemann take the Calhoun's usual spot at Sandwich Me In, 3037 N. Clark St, Chicago. 7 PM.

Beau O'Reilly at the Roots Salon. Contact Jamie for more information,, or 773-203-7661. 8 PM.

Eric Noden and Dave Spector at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4545 N. Lincoln Ave (the new building). 8 PM. $18.

Eric Noden performs a Mississippi John Hurt workshop at the Old Town School, 4544 N. Lincoln (the old building) at 2 PM.

The newly slimmed-down Eddie Holstein and The Pickin' Bubs at Fitzgerald's, 6615 W. Roosevelt Rd, Berwyn. 7 PM. $15.

Amy Dixon-Kolar at the Vernon Hills French Market 9 AM.

Kristin Cotts and Jodi Walker at Caribou Coffee, 5100 Main St, Downers Grove. 7:30 PM. no cover.

Kathy O'Hare and Diane Laffey at Twisted Q Bar BQ, 2053 Ridge Rd, Highwood. 8 PM.

Jazzman Jeff Justman at the Woodstock Farmers' Market, in the Square. 11 AM.

The Limitations at ther Gazebo Stage, Long Grove. 3 PM.

Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues Band at the Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St, Beverly. 8 PM.

Leo Kottke does a second day at Woodstock Opera House. 8 PM. $29.

Tangleweed at City Winery, 1200 Randolph, Chicago. Noon.

Sunday, September 29.

Sanctified Grumblers at the Lisle Public Library, 777 Front St, Lisle. 2 PM.

Bill and Kate Isles perform a House concert at the Clark's in Oak Park. 2 PM. for details.

Bill Staines at the Forest Park Nature Center, 5809 Forest Drive, Peoria Heights. 3 PM.

Merv Collins sings "Happy Birthday" to himself at Beans and Leaves, 320 Old McHenry Rd, Long Grove. 3 PM.

Sons of the Never Wrong at the Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellwood St, Des Plaines. 2 PM.

As usual, check with the venue and/or performer for last minute changes, and "share" on Facebook to show you are in with the in-crowd, and to help spread the word.


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