I've got a whole city to hold down

October 14, 2004


New from Jam, hippie-slash-wimprock edition: Howie Day w/ John Mayer (acoustic) and Five for Fighting (Chicago Theatre, 12/16), Umphrey's McGee (Riviera Theater, 12/30-31). Also, Bob Weir and Ratdog will not perform with the Neville Brothers on 11/21; instead the Nevilles will headline at Park West.

New at the Empty Bottle: Split Lip Rayfield (at LSA, 11/4), Supersilent (at Open End, 11/6), Apostle of Hustle (11/13), Thalia Zedek w/ Brother JT (11/16), Diplo (11/17), Pinebender (11/24), the Arcade Fire (second show added at LSA, 11/25; also at the Bottle 11/26), the Kills w/ Blanche (11/27), Fennesz (12/2), Electrelane (12/6).

New at Schubas: Elefant (10/18), Bob Schneider (11/8), Vienna Teng (11/22), Mason Jennings (12/9-11).