The live music scene in Chicago is dare I say it, legendary. With an ever rotating pool of incredible acts– from local performers to out-of-towners to show stopping big names, there’s never a dull night in the windy city when it comes to concert options. Below, find all the musical acts performing in Chi this week, from sold out pop stars to indie bands and more. Hint: Olivia Rodrigo is stopping by the city!
French pop and nu disco band L’Impératrice is coming to the House of Blues this Monday, April 11. The unique electro group features six talented musicians with three albums to their name. Since the bands formation in 2012, they’ve continued to sweep the music scene into a tizzy with their charming, out-there songs and ability to reformat their sound. The band rereleased their 2015 album Odyssée at a slower pace under a new name, L’Empereur, a choice that was inspired by a fan who accideently played the album at the wrong speed. Go see the dazzling band live and check out ticket prices here.
2. Peach Pit: From 2 to 3 Tour
3. Jack White
The beloved singer-songwriter is set to perform at the Credit Union 1 Arena at UIC this Tuesday, April 12. Doors open at 8 PM. The multi-talented musician and producer recently proposed to and married longtime girlfriend Olivia Jean on stage at his Detroit concert. Who knows what antics he’ll get up to at the Chicago show!
Get ticket info here.
Address: 525 S Racine Ave, Chicago, IL 60607
4. Olivia Rodrigo’s Sour Tour
The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter is coming to the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Saturday, April 15 and Sunday April 16 as part of her Sour Tour. The chart topping singer is sure to perform songs from her #1 debut album Sour, such as Drivers License, Good 4 U and more. Gracie Abrams, and Holly Humberstone, are supporting her on the tour as opening acts. With a spectacular setting in at the Uptown concert venue, the sold out show is sure to be an unforgettable experience.
Address: 1106 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago IL 60640
5. G Herbo, Ann Marie, and Friends
Performing as part of the Spring Jam, musical artists G Herbo, Ann Marie and more will bring their talents to the stage on Friday, April 15 at the Chicago Theater. Doors open at 7:00 and the show starts at 8:00. Tickets go for $78 right now so grab ’em while you can.
6. Regina Belle with special guest Kyla Jade
Academy Award and multi Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and actress, Regina Belle is set to perform a stunning show at the City Winery on Saturday, April 16. The incomparable artist will also feature special guest Kayla Jade at what’s sure to be an unforgettable concert. The show starts at 3PM and is said to end at 11PM.
For more ticket info, check out the website here.
Address: 1200 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60606
7. The Story So Far
The pop punk band is set to take the stage at Radius Chicago on Saturday, April 16 for a thrilling performance. Prepare to hear a bunch of their smash hit songs live! Doors open at 6:30 and the show goes on until 8:30, according to the event website.
Find more information and get tickets here.
Address: 640 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60616