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  • Will Haddad
  • Shondes

Show: Shondes Between their feminist/gender-queer pedigree and Louisa Solomon’s vocals, it’s been pretty easy so far to draw a straight line from NYC quartet the Shondes to Sleater-Kinney. Their new sophomore album, My Dear One (Fanatic), however, shows them figuring out their own angular way.

10 PM, Schubas, 3159 N. Southport, 773-525-2508, schubas.com $8, 18+.

Dinner: Sushi Mura Proximity to the Music Box helps keep this traditional Japanese restaurant full, and the clean, attractive room doesn’t hurt either. Sitting at the sushi bar is a fun way to study the art of maki rolling—the skillful chefs make a broad variety, from salmon skin with cucumber to more elaborate dragon and rainbow rolls.

3647 N. Southport Ave., 773-281-9155, sushimura.com