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April 2017

OPEN MIC presented by Shure

April 25 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

THE DEVILISH WINKS w/ IMPOSSIBLE!

April 26 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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The Devilish Winks Impossible! CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM The Devilish Winks are sojourners of the sonic spectrum, six musicians conjuring tour-de-force whirlwinds from the four corners of the musical globe.  The band is built on the solid-as-a-rock rhythm section foundation of drummer Nick Christiansen and bassist Rudy Bless, given a lush and harmonically milky middle by acoustic guitarist Neil Huff and keyboardist Sandy Van Laningham, made to shimmer and shine by clarinetist (and saxophonist)…

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$7

TYRANNY OF DAVE w/ Rohde

April 27 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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TYRANNY OF DAVE ROHDE CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM “An artsy blend of ornate chamber-pop orchestration and the woozy ambience of early Tom Waits…a remarkable musical and lyrical depth…adventurous listeners will find them fascinating.” —Amplifier/All Music Guide “In these troubled times, do we need a band that puts the chaos of history in perspective, one that finds the silver lining in the dark stories of the past? Perhaps,but Piñataland is not that band, choosing instead…

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$15

GIRL NAMED NINO – “Lost at the Bazaar Tour”

April 29 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Girl Named Nino CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS   ($15 | ALL AGES) Girl Named Nino is Nino Arobelidze's latest project. It is a band, a person and an album (2016 Ni Fu Ni Fa Records). Nino Arobelidze's sound combines Soul, Indie-rock, Jazz and World Music, creating a unique musical experience that is being dubbed a must-see by concert-goers. Building on the 2016 national tour that earned Girl Named Nino impressive accolades and sold out shows in NYC, L.A., D.C. and…

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$8

Opera Inter Alia

April 30 | 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Opera Inter Alia CLICK HERE TO RESEREVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Opera Inter Alia means "opera among other things." Most lawyers know that Latin term (inter alia), but why reserve it for them? It gets at the essence of what we do! Our fabulous, classically-trained, professional singers perform on a rotating basis, so we have a terrific array of repertoire encompassing opera, operetta, classic Broadway, jazz, cabaret standards, folk songs, and other ditties. Our singers have sung with…

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May 2017

OPEN MIC presented by Shure

May 2 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

CHRIS DUPONT w/ Liz & The Lovelies

May 4 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Chris Dupont Liz & the Lovelies CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM A letter arrives in a handmade envelope. “I’ve been to hell and back again,” it says. “Thank you for inspiring me, and helping me achieve a sense of peace that years ago I thought would never happen.” Letters like these tend to find Ann Arbor-based singer/songwriter Chris DuPont. His ruminations on inner peace and personal growth infuse his newest album, Outlier. Faced with the new challenge…

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$10 - $15

Dave Tamkin (EP RELEASE) w/ Kevin Mileski

May 5 | 9:00 pm-11:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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DAVE TAMKIN KEVIN MILESKI $10 Advance | $15 Doors CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS IN ADVANCE http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2899332 Chicago Singer/Songwriter, Dave Tamkin, currently resides in Boulder, CO. He has created his own unique style of rhythmic-acoustic sounds that's based around a fresh musical vision. His shows vary from intimate solo acoustic performances to a full band experience (dBsound.Co) encapsulating a mixture of personal lyrics and skilled songwriting set against a high-energy percussive backbone. He's shared the stage with Guster, The Samples,…

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$12

Ann Schaffer & Those Lousy Atheists w/ Fareed Haque | “Crazy For Patsy!” w/ Jill Sanderson & Fareed Haque

May 6 | 9:00 pm-11:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Ann Schaffer with Those Lousy Atheists featuring Fareed Haque "Crazy For Patsy," a Country Tribute To Patsy Cline, featuring Jill Sanderson CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM "Crazy for Patsy!" - A Patsy Cline Tribute (featuring Jill Sanderson w.s.g Fareed Haque, guitar) "Crazy for Patsy is a celebration of the music of Patsy Cline. From the early Honkey Tonk rhythm with yodeling to the enduring crossover/pop hits that everyone knows and loves."   Jill Sanderson has been performing as a…

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$10

`UKE NATION PRESENTS: `UKULELE OPEN MIC JAM

May 7 | 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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`Uke Nation Presents: `Ukulele Open Mic Jam CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM `Uke Nation presents its `Ukulele Open Mic Jam aloha style, in the company of a fun and supportive live audience. Uncommon Ground is a special venue and new family friendly home both to Lanialoha and her students at-large affectionately referred to as `Uke Nation, and including it’s counterpart, the hula students of E Hula Mau. Lanialoha warms up the crowd with local island music as your MC for the evening,…

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$8

HERBAL REMEDIES w/ Charlie in the Moonlight

May 8 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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HERBAL REMEDIES CHARLIE IN THE MOONLIGHT CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM The Herbal Remedies represents a hippie reawakening movement in which respect for fellow human beings and care for Mother Earth are the keys to living harmoniously and happily. Over a soundscape of melodious finger picking, violin magic, flutistry and trance inducing accordion drones, the stylized vocals seem nothing but natural.  

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

May 9 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

ELIOT LEWIS

May 14 | 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Eliot Lewis CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Eliot Lewis is a singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist as well as being a key member of the the Daryl Hall & John Oates band. Eliot is also one of the original fea- tured musicians on MTV’s "Live From Daryl's House”. His contributions stand out on some of the best moments from the show including performances with Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top), Joe Walsh, Todd Rundgren,Train, Grace Potter, Ben Folds, Booker T, Jewel,…

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$7

BEARD w/ Lara Filip

May 15 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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BEARD Lara Filip CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM BEARD is a seven-piece progressive folk band that comes from the heart of Boston. As musicians raised in the legacy of Berklee College of Music, their primary purpose as BEARD is to impact their audience through genre-defying progressive folk, fusing together traces of jazz, bluegrass, americana, classical, R&B, and rhythms influenced by world music. Their profound sense of lyricism is no stranger to them as well as…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

May 16 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$12

PIVOT ARTS FESTIVAL PRESENTS: LIVE TALK- May Day

May 17 | 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Pivot Arts A seated dinner performance at Uncommon Ground Edgewater! CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS IN ADVANCE  Pivot Arts’ monthly LIVE TALK show is part performance, part live talk show. This unique evening includes quirky performances, interviews, live music and the very special, Pivot DIY. This month there will be short celebratory performances and interviews with a focus on mindful living. Globally-influenced pop music with Ami Saraiya, performances by multidisciplinary artists, Udita Upadhyaya, and Alexis Atwill, plus spoken word artists to be announced. This show…

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$10

Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards

May 18 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards are clearly inheritors of a timeless legacy, creating music that is both original and evocative of a rich tradition. Blending distinctive voices and a wide range of accompaniment (guitar, harmonica, ukulele, clarinet, penny whistle, electric bass), their songs have been well-received by audiences around the eastern United States since 2010. Transcending the genre of folk Americana, their music echoes inspiration from…

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$12

LANIALOHA & ALOHA LIVES!

May 19 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Lanialoha & Aloha Lives!  CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Lanialoha & Aloha Lives! Is our newest production by Pacific Soundz. Lanialoha combines the influences of her musical paths and passions to revive the old and new cultural traditions of the Pacific. The voice of Lanialoha performs a seamless and memorable concert of melodies, harmonies and rhythmic sounds that will inspire you.  

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$10

THE NEW ZEITGEIST w/ Almond&Olive

May 20 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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The New Zeitgeist Almond&Olive CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM The New Zeitgeist is Jen Reilly and Eddy Bluma.  The married, up-and-coming Chicago duo features traditional and innovative folk roots, classic country, and rock elements with spellbinding harmonies.  Their debut 2014 self-titled album has been featured on WXRT’s Local Anesthetic and WDCB’s Folk Festival.  The duo has also made an appearance on WGN’s Nick Digilio Show.  Engineered by Michael Hagler at King Size Sound Labs, their…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

May 23 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

“IT’S ABOUT TIME” Cabaret Show

May 24 | 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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It’s About Time - Cabaret Show CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM From timeless to timely. Songs, stories and poems about that slipperiest of subjects— time. Join actress and singer Jennifer Anglin with Mark Burnell on piano and special guest, Matt Heimer, as we venture down the rabbit hole and celebrate life with songs of yesterday, today and tomorrow. Looking forward, looking back, waiting impatiently or basking in the moment. Time is always with us, and…

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$7

THE THREADS w/ Puzzle Quest

May 26 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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The Threads  Puzzle Quest CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM The Threads are a four piece rock band from Lemont,IL composed of Nick Abboud, Sam Abboud, Justin Bell, and Duke Hiatt. "...reminiscent of a blending of The Clash and Alabama Shakes." - Nicole Roberts, Locals Only. Puzzle Quest or Puzzle Quest: Puzzle Quest for Seven Rings is comprised of Paul Tisch, Kai Ebata, Grant Allen, and Wyatt Richter. They formed in the fall of 2016 and…

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$15

YOU’RE BEING RIDICULOUS (Storytelling Show)

May 27 | 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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You're Being Ridiculous (Storytelling Show) CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM You're Being Ridiculous is a group of real people telling real funny stories about their lives with a theme as their guide. Our motto is good stories are better than good times. We laugh at ourselves and laugh with each other. Everyone has a story to tell. What’s yours?  

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$7

TAYLOR ALEXANDER

May 29 | 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Taylor Alexander  CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Taylor Alexander is a true independent artist. He plays an acute, bluesy acoustic guitar paired with a rich, soul stricken voice.  He's released 4 EP's since 2012 and is currently touring the US. Hailing from the Queen City (Cincinnati, OH), his love affair with music began at a young age and both sides of his family being musical made it an inevitable passion. Genuine, honest lyrics make listeners instant…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

May 30 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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TEMPERANCE BRASS

May 31 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Temperance Brass CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Temperance Brass quintet dedicated to sharing music with diverse​ audiences in unique settings. We formed in 2016​ ​ out of the desire for more high-quality brass playing to reach audiences outside of the classical realm. In our first year, we performed for hundreds of students in Chicago Public Schools thanks to financial support from the Negaunee Foundation, we’ve played on downtown sidewalks, a restaurant, and even a brewery.…

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June 2017
$8

ANDY COOK

June 1 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Andy Cook CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Andy Cook’s new EP “In Space” pulls on a combination of melodic guitar riffs, waves of synth and percussion, and longing vocals for a record that is both modern and reminiscent. Produced by Jeremy Ylvisaker (Andrew Bird, Haley Bonar, Alpha Consumer), “In Space” covers territory from sweeping and psychedelic to urgent and pressing, with lyrics that pit a wry cynicism against determined optimism. Cook was born and raised…

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$12

A FLOR DE PIEL

June 2 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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A Flor de Piel CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM A Flor de Piel was founded in April 2007 by Grammy® and Latin Grammy® nominee multi-instrumentalist Renato Ceron, and author, teacher and musician Marisol Ceron. The mission of the group is to keep the traditional music from Latin America alive and fresh by performing and teaching workshops for all audiences. The educational background of the group’s founders is evident in their effort to share their appreciation…

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$15

YOU’RE BEING RIDICULOUS (Storytelling Show)

June 3 | 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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You're Being Ridiculous CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM You're Being Ridiculous is a group of real people telling real funny stories about their lives with a theme as their guide. Our motto is good stories are better than good times. We laugh at ourselves and laugh with each other. Everyone has a story to tell. What’s yours?  

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$10

SONGS OF LOVE AND HATE

June 4 | 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Songs of Love and Hate CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Linda Solotaire is a vocalist, band leader, curator, and teacher. Her current projects: Dreams of You: the Sun, the Moon, and Johnny Mercer, embracing the dreamy world of one of America’s finest lyricists; Phoenix Project, along with her collaborator James Sanders, re-imagining the songs of Jacques Brel, Leonard Cohen, Marlene Deitrich and infusing the performance with originals and spoken word; her Speakeasy Show; as well as her straight ahead jazz ensemble,…

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$10

DANIELLE ATE THE SANDWICH

June 5 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Danielle Ate The Sandwich CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Danielle Ate the Sandwich, is the stage name of pop-folk songwriter, Danielle Anderson. Based in Fort Collins, Colorado, Danielle has been touring nationally since 2009 after cultivating an online following from her homemade videos on Youtube and her unique style of online marketing that brings her music to the audience she affectionately refers to as “Fanwiches.” in September 2016, Danielle Ate the Sandwich released her 6th full length…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

June 6 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$12

PIVOT ARTS FESTIVAL PRESENTS: LIVE TALK- Best Of

June 7 | 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Pivot Arts A seated dinner performance at Uncommon Ground Edgewater! CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS IN ADVANCE Pivot Arts’ monthly LIVE TALK show is part performance, part live talk show. This unique evening includes quirky performances, interviews, live music and the very special, Pivot DIY. The June Live Talk is the final one of our season and brings back some of our favorite performances from the year. Enjoy unique performances, interview guests, and celebratory cocktails at Uncommon Ground.

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$10

CHARLOTTE BERG w/ Sam Vicari

June 8 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Charlotte Berg Sam Vicari CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Charlotte Berg has a soothingly beautiful voice and shockingly honest lyrics. Originally from Pennsylvania, she is a Nashville-based indie/pop singer-songwriter. She started gigging in the thriving music culture of Melbourne, Australia over a three year stay there, where she performed in pubs all over the city and quickly gained a following. Constantly moving, she has also lived in Spain and Argentina, and when writing, pulls inspiration…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

June 13 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

WES SWING w/ Michael Oldham

June 14 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Wes Swing Michael Oldham CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Wes Swing is a singer, cellist, multi-instrumentalist and composer from Virginia. Swing's style of composition draws on classical, folk and alternative rock influences to create a "rich and lilting soundscape” of "beautifully swelling cello-folk." In live performance he loops his cello and violin to create deeply enveloping string sections to which "Swing demonstrates his vocal prowess with delicate intonation," delivering lyrics imbued with poetry. The new…

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$10

DANNY SANTOS w/ Donna Adler

June 18 | 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Danny Santos Donna Adler CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Singer/songwriter Danny Santos melds the inspiration of his Chicano heritage, a musical legacy ranging from Hank Williams to the Beatles, and a Texas-sized determination to create a unique mix of country/folk tinged with bluegrass and the blues. His songs illuminate the joys of true love, the woes of love lost, and the weary longing of those still searching for love. It's a style forged from maturity,…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

June 20 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

DONNA FROST w/ Wes Hollywood

June 23 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Donna Frost Wes Hollywood CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM "Even when Donna Frost picks up her acoustic guitar, the point of view is that of a brass-in-pocket rock chick. Even when her country influences show, there's a rocker's grit and guts in her words and attitude. As the singer of the Bunnies, one of Nashville's first punk-rock bands, she burned a path for others to follow. "Girls Like Us," her new CD, proves she's still…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

June 27 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$8

CLARA BAKER w/ Jess McIntosh

June 28 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Clara Baker Jess McIntosh CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM Clara Baker's music is "medicine for the heart, mind and psyche," (No Depression)-- full of honest and thoughtful lyrics, soulful singing, impressive instrumentation, and an energetic groove. Clara’s clear, strong voice and heartfelt songwriting is often compared to that of young Joni Mitchell, though you can tell that she spent her formative years in the bluegrass world when you hear her driving rhythm guitar or her…

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THE WAR AND TREATY

June 29 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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The War and Treaty CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM The duo that call themselves The War and Treaty: the name itself represents the pull between trauma and tranquility, music inspired by darkness and despair that ultimately finds a higher spiritual purpose. It’s a sound manifest on the group’s upcoming EP, Down to the River.  For Michael Trotter Jr., the journey began in 2004, when he arrived in Iraq, an untested soldier stricken by fear and…

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July 2017

OPEN MIC presented by Shure

July 4 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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$10

WHITHERWARD w/ Doug Shotwell

July 6 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Whitherward Doug Shotwell CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM It all started with a question: “What if we formed a duo?” Songwriters Ashley E. Norton and Edward A. Williams had been through a number of musical endeavours individually – including duos – and the prospect of a new project sounded intriguing. As details were hashed out, the core principles became readily evident: have fun and tour often. With a large stable of strong self and co-written songs…

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

July 11 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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OPEN MIC presented by Shure

July 18 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
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Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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OPEN MIC presented by Shure OPEN MIC Chicago’s longest-running open mic competition. We host our weekly open mics every Monday at our Clark St. location & every Tuesday at our Devon location.  Sign-up begins at 7pm.

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SOULTREK

July 22 | 9:00 pm-11:00 pm
Uncommon Ground – Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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Soultrek CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT IN THE MUSIC ROOM SoulTrek is a Chicago-based nine-piece rock band with horns that plays soul, R&B and funk, mostly from the mid-late '60s to early '70s.  Can you dig it?  Formed in 2014, SoulTrek's musicians have a special kind of love for soul tunes that get you up and in the mood to return to less innocent times.  SoulTrek likes things a little bit rough. Songs that are upbeat and a little edgy. A…

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