Asobi Seksu at Empty Bottle, February 28, $12. Shoegaziness that doesn't confuse or disappoint. Not a bad way to kick off the week! Empty Bottle, (at West Cortez Street) 1035 North Western Avenue; 773-276-3600.
Tiger Bones at The Whistler, March 3, FREE + Exclusive Giveaway! Local fave Tiger Bones release their new album, Go Over Here, this week with a special freebie just for R29. Tweet this story @refinery29 for a chance to win an exclusive giveaway package from Tiger Bones, including a limited-edition vinyl copy of Go Over Here, a poster, and a t-shirt! The Whistler, 2421 North Milwaukee Avenue; 773-227-3530.
Rival Schools at Lincoln Hall, March 2, $14. Everyone loves a reunion tour. If you've been patiently waiting for Rival School to get together again, wait no longer. Finally, something from the '90s that you won't be embarrassed to love. Lincoln Hall, 2424 North Lincoln Avenue (at Fullerton Avenue and Halsted Street); 773-525-2501.
Girl Talk at Congress Theater, March 4, $25. Blow off the workweek steam and dance your pants off at Girl Talk. It's gonna get crazy and it might get weird. Enjoy. Congress Theater, 2135 North Milwaukee Avenue (at North Rockwell Street); 773-276-1043.
Claychella 2011 at Lincoln Hall, March 5, prices vary based on time of entry. More DJ deliciousness than you can handle, brought to you by photog Clayton Hauck. Expect to see favorites like Hollywood Holt, Moneypenny, Team Bayside High, and Only Children. Lincoln Hall, 2424 North Lincoln Avenue (at Fullerton Avenue and Halsted Street); 773-525-2501.