Hometown native Jimmy Pardo, who regularly appears and contributes to the "Conan" TV show, will return to Zanies Comedy Club in Chicago from Oct. 11-13. | Mandee Johnson photo
Updated: October 12, 2012 3:49PM
Here is a look at events with tickets already on sale or going on sale soon.
Shows include Jimmy Pardo at Zanies Comedy Club in Chicago.
AKOO THEATRE AT ROSEMONT
(Formerly Rosemont Theatre)
5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, (847) 671-5100, akootheatre.com
Daughtry and 3 Doors Down with P.O.D. at 7 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets are $40, $50 and $60. On sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 13.
1375 W. Lake St., Chicago, (312) 666-6775, bottomlounge.com
Tickets for these shows go on sale Oct. 12. All shows are 17-and-older.
My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult, Sinister Fate, Pound of Flesh and DJ Scary Lady Sarah at 9 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Oct. 13. Tickets are $20 in advance and $22 on show day.
CHIRP welcomes Nouvelle Vague and Yamine Hamdan at 9 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Oct. 20. Tickets are $25.
Propagandhi, Off with Their Heads, the Menzingers and La Armada at 7:30 p.m. (7 p.m. doors) Nov. 6. Tickets are $18.
The Action Blast, Madina Lake, Daylight Dawns, Fist to the Sky and Cool Cats at 8 p.m. (7:30 p.m. doors) Nov. 10. Tickets are $15.
The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band at midnight (11 p.m. doors) Dec. 1. Tickets are $12 in advance or $14 on show day.
Foxy Shazam at 8 p.m. (7 p.m. doors) Dec. 30. Tickets are $20 in advance or $22 on show day.
CITY WINERY CHICAGO
1200 W. Randolph St., (312) 733-9463, citywinery.com
Tickets for these shows already are on sale.
Alan Gresik’s Swing Shift Orchestra with guest tappers Reggio “The Hoofer” and George “Mo Leggs” Patterson at 7 p.m. Dec. 2. Tickets are $15.
Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks at 8 p.m. March 14. Tickets are $32, $28 and $25.
1572 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, (773) 489-3160, doubledoor.com
All shows are for ages 21 and older
Tickets will go on sale at noon Oct. 13 at Ticketfly.com or (877) 435-9849.
The Retar Crew at 9 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Nov. 11. Tickets are free.
A Dirtroom show with Rhombus, Canning and Destroyer or Liberator at 8:30 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Nov. 27. Tickets are $5.
Republic of Lights, AYoh (EP release), the Limbos and Nonagon at 8 p.m. (7:30 p.m. doors) Nov. 28. Tickets are $7 in advance or $10 on show day.
Witch Feet, the Black Cadillacs and the Van Goghs at 8:30 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Nov. 29. Tickets are $7.
6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn, (708) 788-2118, fitzgeraldsnightclub.com
Country Night in Berwyn featuring A Tribute to Charlie Louvin with music from the Louvin Brothers and Morning Shower Scotch plus a film screening of “Charlie Louvin: Still Rattlin’ the Devil’s Cage” at 8 p.m. Oct. 25. Tickets are $5.
Anna Fermin (roots) plus Neville, Blamires & Paul (members of Tributosaurus) at 9 p.m. Oct. 26. Tickets are $15.
David Olney (roots rock) with guitarist Sergio Webb in the SideBar Music Room at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 8. Tickets are $15 at TicketWeb.com.
Derek Nelson & the Musicians (folk, rock) plus the Howling Brothers at 9 p.m. Nov. 9. Tickets are $10 at TicketWeb.com.
Kevin Gordon (rock) at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 15. Tickets are $12 at TicketWeb.com.
Terry White (CD release) with Cannonball & Friends plus Elisa Grace (rock) at 9 p.m. Nov. 30. Tickets are $10.
The Congregation, Go Long Mule and the Crane Wives (rock) at 9 p.m. Dec. 1. Tickets are $10.
HOUSE OF BLUES CHICAGO
329 N. Dearborn St., (312) 923-2000, hob.com/chicago
All shows are general admission.
Shock Top presents Earth’s Last Stand featuring Steel Panther at 9 p.m. Dec. 21. Tickets start at $35 for the 21-and-older show. On sale on Oct. 12.
Gaelic Storm at 9 p.m. March 15-16. Tickets start at $36 for the 17-and-older show. On sale on Oct. 12.
3855 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, (773) 404-9494, martyrslive.com
Josh Rosen, Xoe Wise, Jetty Rae, Jared Saltiel and Gina Venier at 8 p.m. Oct. 17. Tickets are $7.
Great Life, Graham Czach and Kava at 8 p.m. Nov. 13. Tickets are $7.
Mike Mentzer, Tim Stop and Trick Shooter Social Club at 8 p.m. Nov. 20. Tickets are $7.
Impulsive Hearts, Oblio & Arrow and Flabby Hoffman at 8 p.m. Nov. 21. Tickets are $7.
Big C Jamboree with the Uptown Savages at 9:30 p.m. Dec. 6. There is no cover for this show.
Burlesquepades — “Holiday Inn” featuring the World Famous Pontani Sisters at 8 p.m. Dec. 13. Tickets are $15 in advance or $18 at the door.
3730 N. Clark St., Chicago, (773) 549-4140, metrochicago.com
Tickets for these shows go on sale Oct. 12.
A Metro 30th anniversary event featuring the Surfjohn Stevens Christmas Sing-A-Long Seasonal Affective Disorder Yuletide Disaster Pageant on Ice at 8:30 p.m. (7 p.m. doors) Dec. 15. Tickets are $20 for the 18-and-older show.
A Metro 30th anniversary event featuring Flosstradamus, which includes Markham native J2K, at 10 p.m. (9 p.m.) Dec. 22. Tickets are $16 for the 18-and-older show.
A Metro 30th anniversary event featuring Underoath’s farewell tour with mewithoutYou, As Cities Burn and letlive at 6 p.m. (5 p.m. doors) Jan. 20. Tickets are $26 in advance or $29 on show day for the all-ages gig.
SOCIETY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF ART & CULTURE IN EVANSTON
1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, (847) 492-8860, evanstonspace.com
Tickets for these shows go on sale at 11 a.m. Oct. 13 unless otherwise indicated.
Sam Fazio (jazz) CD release show at 7 p.m. Oct. 28. Tickets are $15 or $20. Jazz Already on sale.
Pieta Brown & The Sawdust Collective and Sean Rowe (singer-songwriter) at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13. Tickets are $12 or $15.
Duncan Sheik (singer-songwriter, pop) at 7 p.m. Nov. 17. Tickets are $22-$42.
Dan Bern and Robbie Fulks with Jenny Scheinman (rock, country) at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 28. Tickets are $20 or $24.
Adrianne Gonzalez, Maia Sharp and Garrison Starr (pop, rock) at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11. Ticket are $12 or $14.
Dave Specter Holiday Blues Party with Tad Robinson (blues) at 8 p.m. Dec. 12. Tickets are $12 or $15.
Susan Werner (singer-songwriter, folk) at 8 p.m. Jan. 4. Tickets are $20-$40.
Otis Clay (soul) CD release for “Truth Is” at 8 p.m. Jan. 5. Tickets are $15-$35.
Kelly Joe Phelps (blues) at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17. Ticket are $15 or $18.
Mountain Heart with Bubbly Creek presented with Chicago Bluegrass Legends at 8 p.m. Jan. 26. Tickets are $15 or $18.
Sixpence None the Richer (pop, rock) at 7 p.m. Jan. 27. Tickets are $22 or $25.
Judy Collins (singer-songwriter, folk) at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Feb. 8. Ticket are $40-$85.
ZANIES COMEDY CLUB
1548 N. Well St., Chicago, (312) 337-4027, chicago.zanies.com
Jimmy Pardo from Oct. 11-13. The warm-up comedian and regular guest and contributor to the “Conan” TV show grew up in Hometown. He also has appeared on “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” “The Tonight Show” and Comedy Central. Pardo hosted the Game Show Network program “National Lampoon’s Funny Money,” AMC’s “Movies at Our House” and VH1’s “The Surreal Life.” His podcast, “Never Not Funny,” is one of the most popular podcasts hosted by a comedian in the world. Already on sale.