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May 18, 2011

Summer Guide: Music in Chicago...



Just a few favorites that are playing locally this summer. Can't wait to picnic in the park on June 6th with a few friends and hopefully see Florence and Eddie Vedder, lastly I'll cap off the summer with Lollapalooza;)


Adele ~ May, 24th @ Riviera Theatre
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals ~ June 3 @ House of Blues
Iron & Wine, The Head & the Heart ~ June 6 @ Millennium Park*
Ray LaMontagne ~ June 7 @J ay Pritzker Pavilion
My Morning Jacket ~ June 17 @ Auditorium Theatre
Florence & the Machines ~ June 18 @ Aragon Ballroom
Low & Glen Hansard ~ June 27 @ Millennium Park*
Eddie Vedder ~ June 28th/29th @ Chicago Theatre
Bon Iver ~ July 24 @ Chicago Theatre
Lollapalooza ~ Aug 5-7th @ Grant Park

*Millennium park concerts are free on Monday evenings. 

10 comments:

jillian :: cornflake dreams. said...

so many great shows! i would love to see adele :) xoxo jillian:: cornflake dreams

Sophie said...

ahh amazing!!! i would love to see every single single one! especially ray lamontagne, iron & wine, Florence and Bon Iver! and OF COURSE adele! i want to come to Chicago haha x

Things That Sparkle said...

Can't wait :)

ashley nicole catherine said...

we have very similar taste in music! lovelove ray. did you ever hear his album green? it came out before trouble, but wasn't widely released.

xo.ashley

Erin said...

I love summer in Chicago! Can't wait for the weather to start acting like mid-may. I'm looking forward to Ted Leo at the end of July, at Millennium Park. I can't wait to spend lots of time eating picnics on the grass there.

I found your blog after that meetup at Rockit... glad to have found lots of fun Chicago ladies to follow online!

Andrea said...

I didn't know Adele was coming to Chicago! Love her!

Alexa said...

looks like so much fun. great lineup!
alexa
www.theshortandthesweetofit.com

Mo Pie, Please said...

Seriously great music heading this way! I'm excited to see Iron & Wine and The Head & the Heart! Also going to see Bonnie Prince Billy on Monday, hooray! My husband's old band opened for My Morning Jacket a long time ago- they play shows in Louisville all the time since they're from there so I'm hoping to see them a lot once we move!

Danielle {breakfast at toast} said...

Love this! I am going to need to go to every single millennium park concert :)

jen @ design blossom said...

Oh I'm so jealous of the line up you have coming to Chicago! I wish these bands would tour more around the southeast!!