Copresented by British music magazine the Wire, this festival features music at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western. All the shows begin at 9 PM. For more information call 773-276-3600 or 866-468-3401.

THURSDAY27

Pere Ubu, Ulrich Schnauss, Hair Police, Glenn Jones and Jack Rose | $15

FRIDAY28

Qui c, Excepter, Thomas Ankersmit, Leslie Keffer c | $15

SATURDAY29

Deerhunter, Daniel Carter with Mike Reed and Ben Vida, No Age c, Jim Becker & Sin Ropas with the films of Brent Green | $15

SUNDAY30

Boris c, Michio Kurihara c, Damon & Naomi, People c | $20

Art accompanying story in printed newspaper (not available in this archive): Deerhunter.