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Ticket Line for Oct. 19, 2012

The Dave Matthews Bwill perform Dec. 5 United Center Chicago.  |  AP file photo

The Dave Matthews Band will perform on Dec. 5 at the United Center in Chicago. | AP file photo

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Updated: November 20, 2012 10:32AM



Here is a look at events with tickets already on sale or going on sale soon.

Shows include the Dave Matthews Band at the United Center in Chicago.

APOLLO THEATER

2540 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, (773) 935-6100, apollochicago.com

“Million Dollar Quartet” performances through April 28. Tickets are $25-$80. Already on sale.

ARAGON BALLROOM

1106 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, (773) 561-9500, aragon.com

WKQX-FM (87.7) presents the Night We Stole Christmas featuring Awolnation , Morning Parade, Youngblood Hawke and more to be added on Dec. 1. On sale at 5 p.m. Oct. 19.

BANK OF AMERICA THEATRE

18 W. Monroe St., Chicago, (800) 775-2000, broadwayinchicago.com

“The Book of Mormon,” winner of nine Tony Awards including best musical, from March 5-June 2. Performances are sold out for Dec. 11-March 3. Tickets are $45-$115. A select number of premium seats are also available. Tickets for groups of 15 or more are available at (312) 977-1710. There also will be 20 tickets held for each performance, and those tickets will be sold through a drawing 21/2 hours prior to each performance. Details of this program will follow closer to performance dates.

BEAT KITCHEN

2100 W. Belmont Ave., (773) 281-4444, beatkitchen.com

Vintage Trouble on Nov. 30. On sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 20.

BOTTOM LOUNGE

1375 W. Lake St., Chicago, (312) 666-6775, bottomlounge.com

MXPX, Unwritten Law, Versus the World and FLF at 7:30 p.m. (7 p.m. doors) Nov. 8. Tickets are $15 in advance or $17 on show day for the 17-and-older gig. Already on sale.

Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown at 8 p.m. (7 p.m. doors) Dec. 6. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 on show day for the 17-and-older gig. On sale on Oct. 19.

CHICAGO THEATRE

Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., (312) 462-6300, thechicagotheatre.com

Live Nation presents Brian Regan on Jan. 18. On sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 19.

CITY WINERY CHICAGO

1200 W. Randolph St., (312) 733-9463, citywinery.com

Tickets for these shows already are on sale.

John Taylor’s In The Pleasure Groove — Conversation, Reading and Book Signing at 8 p.m. Oct. 30. Tickets are $12.

Singer-songwriter Chelsea Crowell opens for her mother, Rosanne Cash, on Nov. 18.

Donna the Buffalo with Ingrid & The Unicorns at 8 p.m. Dec. 15. Tickets are $25, $20 and $18.

THE CUBBY BEAR

1059 W. Addison St., Chicago, (773) 327-1662, cubbybear.com

Candlebox and special guests to be announced at 9:30 p.m. (9 p.m. doors) Nov. 30. General-admission tickets are $17 in advance and $20 on show day for the 21-and-older gig.

DOUBLE DOOR

1572 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, (773) 489-3160, doubledoor.com

All shows are 21-and-older.

Tickets will go on sale at noon Oct. 20 at TicketFly.com.

Mad Bread presents Roots Revival with special guests at 8 p.m. (7:30 p.m.) Nov. 14. Tickets are $5.

RAW Natural Born Artists presents RAWards at 7 p.m. Nov. 15. Information: rawartists.org/chicago/rawards2012

Akasha presents Simmer Down Sunday with resident disc jockeys: the Graduate, of Illuminati Congo, and Rad Brian, of Impala Sound, with movies by Odd Obsession at 9 p.m. Nov. 25. Admission is free.

Benefit for the Renee family with Earthen Grave, Red Rebel County, the Root Cause and others at 8 p.m. (7:30 p.m. doors) Nov. 30. Tickets are $10 in advance or $13 on show day.

West End Motel featuring Brent Hinds, of Mastodon, and Ricer at 9:30 p.m. (8:30 p.m. doors) Dec. 8. Tickets are $8.

El Vez Merry MEX-Mas at 9 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Dec. 12. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 on show day.

Shana Falana, Airiel, Cassettes on Tape and Love and Radiation at 8:30 p.m. (8 p.m. doors) Dec. 20. Tickets are $7.

FITZGERALD’S

6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn, (708) 788-2118, fitzgeraldsnightclub.com

FitzGerald’s annual Halloween Bash, Ghosts of Rockstars Past and Zombie Walk at 7 p.m. Oct. 27. Tickets are $8.

Mr. Blotto at 9 p.m. Nov. 24.

FOURTH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

126 E. Chestnut St., Chicago, (312) 787-4570, fourthchurch.org

Andrew Bird on Dec. 21 in the third and final Gezelligheid concert. On sale on Oct. 19.

HOUSE OF BLUES CHICAGO

329 N. Dearborn St., (312) 923-2000, hob.com/chicago

Tickets for these gigs are already on sale.

An Enchanted Evening with Joey “Coco” Diaz & Ari Shaffir at 8 p.m. (7 p.m. doors) Nov. 8. Tickets are $20.50 for advanced general admission or $22.50 for reserved seating for the 17-and-older show.

Bruce in the USA: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen at 9 p.m. Dec. 28. Tickets are $20 in advance or $22.50 on show day for the 17-and-older, general-admission gig.

MARTYRS’

3855 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, (773) 404-9494, martyrslive.com

Creepy Band, Graham Czach and Kava at 8 p.m. Nov. 13. Tickets are $7.

The Ragbirds at 8 p.m. Nov. 29. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door.

Ekoostik Hookah and Glostik Willy at 9 p.m. Jan. 25. Tickets are $15.

METRO

3730 N. Clark St., Chicago, (773) 549-4140, metrochicago.com

Tickets for these shows are already on sale.

The Lee Boys and Very Special Guests and the Heard on Oct. 31.

Alex Clare on Dec. 2.

Company of Thieves on Dec. 28.

A Metro 30th anniversary event featuring Femi Kuti & the Positive Force on Jan. 21.

NORTH SHORE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS IN SKOKIE

9501 Skokie Blvd, (773) 508-7040 or (800) 547-5472, northshorecenter.org

Polish Carols, Song & Dance with the Lira Dancers choreographed by Iwona Puc and the Lira Singers and the Lira Symphony conducted by Mina Zikri at 3 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets are $35-$55, with half-price tickets for children to age 16. Groups of 15 or more get $5 off each ticket. Already on sale.

THE OLD TOWN SCHOOL OF FOLK MUSIC

Chicago, (773) 728-6000, oldtownschool.org

Milly’s Holiday Spectacular (Family Style) at 3:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets are $22, or $20 for Old Town School members.

Singing for Survivors: A Benefit Concert for Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation featuring Diana & the Dishes, Sugarcreek Road and Mandy & the Bandits at 7 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets are $20, or $18 for Old Town School members.

Birds of Chicago and Sean Hayes at 7 and 10:30 p.m. (recently added) Nov. 10 at the Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall, 4545 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets are $22 for adults, $20 for Old Town School members and $18 for seniors and children.

PARK WEST

322 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, (773) 929-1322, parkwestchicago.com

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue on Dec. 7 when a second show has been added. On sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 20.

SOCIETY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF ART & CULTURE IN EVANSTON

1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, (847) 492-8860, evanstonspace.com

Tickets for these shows are already on sale.

Syl Johnson: Legend of Chicago Blues at 8 p.m. Nov. 21. Tickets are $15-$27.

Mindy Smith (country, alternative) at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13. Tickets are $18-$32.

UNITED CENTER

1901 W. Madison St., Chicago, (312) 455-4500, unitedcenter.com

Dave Matthews Band at 7 p.m. Dec. 5. On sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 19.

VIC THEATRE

3145 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago, (773) 472-0449, victheatre.com

Cornmeal and Van Ghost on Nov. 23. On sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 20.



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