Little Scream @ Metro on 06/11/2011 (more by Grant MacAllister)
Speaking of the Empty Bottle, they'll host two great shows this coming Saturday (11/5). Davana and Thrones will play an early show (7PM), and Wooden Shjips, Birds of Avalon, and People's Temple will hold down the late night.
White Denim @ Webster Hall in April (more by Brook Bobbins)
White Denim return to Chicago for the first time since June, this time around with Manchester Orchestra and The Dear Hunter. The three acts will play the House of Blues on November 7th. Tickets are still available.
Blockhead (with Aesop Rock)
On the very same night, Dan Deacon's Wham City Comedy Tour hits the Empty Bottle. The night after that, Shonen Knife, Heavy Cream, and Tyler Jon Tyler take over the venue.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. @ Lollapalooza 2011 (more by Grant MacAllister)
From the end of November to mid-December, the Empty Bottle's calendar is packed to the gills with some great show options.
Reunited proto-punks Rocket From the Tombs will kick off a short 2011 tour with a performance at the Empty Bottle on December 7th. Blondes, Save the Clocktower, and Windbreaker will play the following night. The evening after that, Brooklyn, NY's Pterodactyl will pay a visit to the venue.
Del Rey (not Lana Del Ray), The Swan King, Chord, and Bruce Lamont will play the Empty Bottle on December 15th. Keeping the adrenaline flowing, will be Bongripper, Lovely Little Girls, Spanyurd, and Machismo who play the following night.