• Unthanks


Show: Unthanks Like Waterson/Carthy before them, the Unthanks make ancient music their own—their approach, far from standard-issue strummy folk rock, is closer to orchestral pop—and their exceptional live performances sparkle with charm and humor.

8 PM, SPACE, 1245 Chicago, Evanston, 847-492-8860, evanstonspace.com, $15, $10 in advance.

Dinner: Bistro Bordeaux 26-year-old executive chef Frank Mnuk (Thomas Keller’s Bouchon, Eleven Madison Park in New York, NoMi) has mastered the art of French cooking.

618 Church St., 847-424-1483, lebistrobordeaux.com