Chicago House Music Events Calendar

Chicago House Music Events and residencies from 5 Magazine.

Event Submission: info@5chicago.com. Please include date, time, line-up, location and flyer, and allow 5 days prior to event for posting.

 

Saturday January 30 2016

Primary welcomes special guest Terrence Parker from Detroit on January 30 2016 with support from RJ Pickens.

Smart Bar welcomes special guest Kim Ann Foxman with Nathan Drew Larsen and Mazi.

Hideout Dance Party presents Hieroglyphic Being on Saturday, January 30 2016.

SpyBar welcomes Lost Frequencies to Chicago on January 30 2016 with Inphinity and Kalendr and Win and Woo.

Ready2Roc productions presents the Chicago 2016 AllStars of House Music concert and dance party at Wire featuring live performances from Dajae, JR Jordan, Fast Eddie, Curtis McLain and Lidell Townsell and …

 

Sunday January 31 2016

Queen! is Smart Bar’s Sunday night residency featuring resident DJs Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David, hosts Lucy Stoole and Jojo Baby and guest hosts Ophelia Bulletz, Veronica Pop and Aurora Gozmic.

Enter The Void is a new Sunday night residency at Primary. On Sunday January 31 2016, DJs include Mia Wallace, Derek Specs and Elliott Osborne.

 

Thursday February 4 2016

Smart Bar presents School Nights on February 4 2016 with Sebastian Mullaert aka Minilogue (live) (Cocoon Recordings, Mule Electronic, M_nus), Zach Lubin (Kimochi Sound) and Adam Rowe (Gramaphone Records).

 

Friday February 5 2016

WIRED FRIDAYS is back for for 2016 featuring House Music first and third Fridays. Friday February 5 features special guest DJ Ron Trent!

1833 presents Le Youth at Primary Night Club on February 5 2016 with Just Kiddin, Redux and Karol Fox.

Three of the Midwest’s most skilled and respected techno purveyors get together for a completely unique hybrid back-to-back-to-back set filled with hardware, software, synthesizers, drum machines, turntables, CDJs and vinyl. Featuring special guest Shawn Rudiman, with Planet Chicago’s Sassmouth and Oktave’s Jeff Derringer.

 

Saturday February 6 2016

Smart Bar presents the R.I.P. 50Weapons tour, one of three North American dates featuring Modeselektor (50 Weapons) and Shed (50Weapons, Ostgut Ton).

On Saturday February 6 2016, Primary Night Club welcomes Jon Charnis (Innervisions/No.19) to Chicago with Dabura, Augie De La Rosa and NO SL33P.

 

Sunday February 7 2016

Queen! is Smart Bar’s Sunday night residency celebrating Shea Coulee’s birthday with resident DJs Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David, hosts Lucy Stoole and Jojo Baby and guest hosts Shea Coulee, Dida Ritz, The Vixen and Beverly Lately.

Enter The Void is a new Sunday night residency at Primary. On Sunday February 2016, DJs include Jevon Jackson, Local Options and Johnny Nonstop.

 

Thursday February 11 2016

Smart Bar presents the Strictly ’90s party, featuring Jeff Craven, Gant-Man and John Simmons playing House Music and more from the 1990 to 1999 Golden Age of House Music.

 

Friday February 12 2016

Smart Bar presents Derrick and Chrissy Do (Mostly) Disco featuring Derrick Carter and Chrissy playing disco (and some other things) all night long.

 

Saturday February 13 2016

Smart Bar presents Chicago Is Techno on February 13 2016 with DJ ESP aka Woody McBride, Mike Dearborn and Frankie Vega.

Saturday, February 13 2016, Vested and Primary welcome Sydney Blu to Chicago at Primary Night Club with RJ Pickens and more TBA.

 

Sunday February 14 2016

Queen! is Smart Bar’s Sunday night residency. February 14 2016 is the “Two Tamales and an Egg Roll release party” with DJs Michael Serafini, Garrett David, Chicago Skyway, Specter, Steven Tang and hosts Lucy Stoole and Jojo Baby with guest hosts Valentine Addams, Sara Andrews, Ophelia Bulletz and Blonde Benet.

Enter The Void is a new Sunday night residency at Primary. On Sunday February 14 2016, DJs include Andrew Emil, John Mork and Redux.

 

February 19 2016

WIRED FRIDAYS is back for for 2016 featuring House Music first and third Fridays. Friday February 19 features special guest DJ Steve Mizek!

Smart Bar welcomes Justin Long and Karl Meier on February 19 2016.

February 19 2016, Them Flavors welcomes DJ Helix (Night Slugs) to Primary Night Club in Chicago with support from Sirr Tmo (Teklife – EP Release), Devin Hudson b2b Bengfang, Ariel Zetina and DANNN.

 

Saturday February 20 2016

Saturday, February 20 2016, Primary presents Gene Farris and Friends, a monthly residency with Gene Farris, special guest Marco Bailey and support TBA.

Queen! welcomes special guests Soichi Terada (live), (Rush Hour, Far East Recordings), Rick Wilhite, Michael Serafini and Garrett David.

 

Sunday February 21 2016

Queen! is Smart Bar’s Sunday night residency. February 21 2016 features Queen! residents Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David, hosts Lucy Stoole and Jojo Baby with guest hosts Nico, The Vixen and Ivory.

 

Thursday February 25 2016

Smart Bar presents School Nights on February 25 2016 with Mathias Kaden [LIVE] (Vakant, Desolat, Freude Am Tanzen), Maison and Company Processing, presented by Shure.

 

Friday February 26 2016

Smart Bar presents DVS1 (Hush/Mistress) on February 26 2016 with DJ Shiva (SUBterror Radio).

 

Saturday February 27 2016

Smart Bar introduces the new Interdimensional Transmissions residency on February 27 2016 with Return to the Source, featuring BMG (Interdimensional Transmissions, Ectomorph, Eye Teeth), Erika (Interdimensional Transmissions, Ectomorph), Mark Verbos [live] (Verbos Electronics, The Bunker NYC) and Jordan Zawideh (Kstarke Records, Nation).

Saturday February 27 2016 is the Pisces House/Old Skool Bash at Alejandra’s Mexican Restaurant in Northlake featuring DJs Gene Hunt and Sundance, hosted by Word Life Produtions Markell Mooney aka Kell-O-G celebrating his 40th birthday.

 

Sunday February 28 2016

Queen! is Smart Bar’s Sunday night residency. February 28 2016 features Queen! residents Michael Serafini and Garrett David, special guest Mazi and hosts Lucy Stoole and Jojo Baby with guest hosts J, Imp Queen, Nico and Bon Bon.

 

Thursday March 3 2016

Smart Bar presents Rhythm of Time, an old vs new timeline of Industrial, Darkwave and EBM with DJ SJ vs DJ Jena Max. Free all night.

 

Friday March 4 2016

WIRED FRIDAYS is back for for 2016 featuring House Music first and third Fridays. Friday March 4 features special guest DJ Scott Silz!

The DJs of TV Lounge in Detroit takeover Smart Bar in Chicago on March 4 2016 with Delano Smith (Sushitech/TV Lounge), Aran Daniels (How To Kill Records/TV Lounge) and Mister Joshooa (TV Lounge).

 

Friday March 18 2016

WIRED FRIDAYS is back for for 2016 featuring House Music first and third Fridays. Friday March 18 features Mia Wallace!

 

March 25 2016

Smart Bar presents OKTAVE with resident DJ Jeff Derringer, joined by American electronic music legend Adam X (Sonic Groove/CLR) and Forward Antenna Technologies.

 

April 8 2016

Smart Bar welcomes Juan Maclean (DJ Set) from DFA Records on April 8 2016 with support from Phillip Stone.