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Judy Collins, Bob Schneider, Caroline Smith, Justin Roberts, Deacon Blues, Liz Vice & More


On Sale Friday: This November, SPACE welcomes Grammy-winning folk singer Judy Collins back to the club. Austin singer-songwriter Bob Schneider is also back this fall. We’re excited to have Minneapolis neo-soul singer Caroline Smith for a special late show in October.

Justin Roberts will celebrate his new CD, Lemonade, at SPACE this fall along with Robbie Fulks, Liam Davis, Gerald Dowd and John Abbey. Chicago’s premiere Steely Dan tribute act, Deacon Blues, is back for an unforgettable night of the Dan this November. Rising Portland gospel-soul singer Liz Vice will make her debut at the club this fall.

We’ve just announced two new shows in our Lagunitas Blue Mondays series: guitarist Carlos Johnson in September and harmonica player Omar Coleman in October. Tickets for these shows go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. via evanstonspace.com and ticketweb.com

And mark your calendars for upcoming Moth StorySLAMs at SPACE. Remember tickets go on sale via The Moth’s website one week before the event. 

This Week: The Waco Brothers are here tonight! Join us in welcoming the Chicago alt-country band as they celebrate their new album, Going Down In History. Buy your tickets now or at the door for $20.

Only a few tickets remain for Friday’s Raul Malo show and Saturday’s late show. Please note that Sunday’s Buckwheat Zydeco concerts have been cancelled due to Stanley Dural’s ongoing recuperation from recent radiation treatments. He is recovering well and we hope to have him back at the club soon.

Next Week: Taj Mahal’s early show next Thursday is sold out! Get your tickets to the late show now. Labor Day weekend brings The Westies featuring Michael McDermott to the club next Friday, with special guest Nashville songwriter Don Gallardo. Next Saturday, we will fete the talented Chicago Women in the Blues , including Holle Thee Maxwell, Shirley King, Liz Mandeville, Joan Gand and more. Next Tuesday, The Stray Birds are here in support of their new album, Magic Fire, produced by Larry Campbell. Pacific Northwest songwriters Dave McGraw & Mandy Fer are here next Wednesday.

Posted August 25th, 2016

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On Sale Friday: Lily & Madeleine, Nora Jane Struthers, Justin Roberts, Lee DeWyze


This week’s new shows go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. via evanstonspace.com and ticketweb.com. Indianapolis sisters Lily & Madeleine bring their folk-pop harmonies to the club, with support from Shannon Hayden, on Friday, Oct. 16. Grammy-nominated musician Justin Roberts is one of the true all-stars of the indie family music scene. He returns to SPACE with his Not Ready for Naptime Players band for a special Halloween Party on Saturday, Oct. 31, at 11 a.m.

Nora Jane Struthers looks inward with autobiographical songs on her new album, Wake. Catch her with her band, The Party Line, on Wednesday, Oct. 21. Chicago native Lee DeWyze returns on Sunday, Nov. 29. The 2010 American Idol winner got back to his acoustic-folk roots on his most recent album, Frames. Unfortunately, the Pat DiNizio show has been canceled. But on Friday, Oct. 2, you can still see Freedy Johnston, a gifted songwriter whose lyrics paint witty, poignant portraits of life gone wrong.

Go to our Facebook page and like and comment on this post for a chance to win 2 tickets to one of these shows!

SPACE NEWS: SPACE and Union, along with our fair city of #Evanston, were recently featured in The New York Times. Catch Bloodshot recording artist Barrence Whitfield here on Thursday and try a bourbon from local purveyor Few Spirits, who recently developed a small-batch bourbon for the Chicago indie label’s 21st birthday. Innovative jazz trumpeter Christian Scott has just announced his new album, Stretch Music, via  Noisey. Scott will be here with his 7-piece Stretch band on Sept. 8. Our friends at Lagunitas Brewing Co. will help us welcome Royal Southern Brotherhood this Friday, plus Eric Lindell next week and Dolly Varden later this month. As always, we’ll have $5 Lagunitas drafts plus other giveaways.

Posted September 2nd, 2015

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