• Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen

I don’t know why, but it seems that on those infrequent occasions when touring bluegrass outfits roll through the Chicago area, they do so in clusters, forcing fans to make hard choices. Friday brings another tough decision: Southern California mainstays Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen at SPACE in Evanston or North Carolina upstarts Chatham County Line at Evanston’s American Legion Hall.