Recommended shows for April 16 – 19

April 16 – 19, 2015: More great tunes this week! Radio One highlights four live shows each week–Thursday through Sunday–featuring local Chicago musicians. If you’d like to have these recommendations delivered to your email each week, you can sign up for thathere.



Special announcement: CIMM FEST

As you’ve probably already heard, CIMM Fest, the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival, is going on this week! A number of local bands will be playing in CIMM Fest-presented shows across the city, so be sure to check out their music lineups page here:



Night Versions / Pamphleteers / Circle of Thieves @Quenchers

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Rock, Psychedelic, New Wave


Antony and the Tramps / Brother George / Midnite on Pearl Beach / Maren Celest @Lincoln Hall

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CORRECTION! We featured this show last week, but got our dates messed up so we’re featuring it again, along with a NEW VIDEO from Antony and the Tramps. Their record release show is THIS FRIDAY, the 17th!Presented by 93XRT’s Local Anesthetic and Goose Island.


Chicago Mixtape 4-Year Anniversary Party, featuring: Santah / Pet Lions / Weatherman @Hideout

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Celebrate the target=”_blank”>Chicago Mixtape’s four-year anniversary with some great music! Sure to be a party. Presented by CIMM Fest.


The Luck of Eden Hall / Evening Attraction / Red Plastic Buddha / Broadfield Marchers (Louisville) / The Pickpockets @Red Line Tap

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This one’s part of an event this week at the Red Line Tap called the International Pop Overthrow 2015. Pop, rock, alternative…whatever you want to call it, these groups sound dope, which is what matters.

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