Been a while since we did one of these, so let's run down a bunch of new shows. Link to the applicable clubs/venues can be found in the column at right.
Abbey Pub - Black Dice (9/23)
Allstate Arena - Nine Inch Nails w/ Queens of the Stone Age (10/7), Gwen Stefani w/ Black Eyed Peas (10/28)
Black Orchid - Liz Phair (acoustic, 8/24-26 - a surefire series of train wrecks that are already sold out)
Chicago Theatre - Bonnie Raitt (11/4)
Double Door - Eisley (8/18), Institute w/ Gavin Rossdale (8/24), Fu Manchu (9/2), Bob Schneider (9/17), Athlete w/ Matt Pond PA (9/21), Ike Reilly (10/15), the BellRays (10/26), the Detroit Cobras w/ Reigning Sound (11/19)
Hideout - Deadstring Brothers (new Bloodshot signees, 9/10)
Martyrs - Chris Whitley (8/6), Blue Rodeo w/ the Damnwells (9/24), Project/Object (10/21-22)
Metro - The 8/6 Brendan Benson show has been postponed to 9/15. New adds include Hank Williams III (8/16), and Aqualung w/ the Perishers and Tracy Bonham (9/9).
Park West - Antony & the Johnsons w/ CocoRosie (10/4), Tortoise & Daniel Lanois (10/10)
Riviera Theatre - Arcade Fire (9/28), Coheed & Cambria w/ Blood Brothers (10/1)
Schubas - Raul Malo (10/22)
UIC Pavilion - My Chemical Romance w/ Alkaline Trio (9/18)