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Tomorrow Never Knows Indie Festival

Alternative music lovers, come to Chicago for the Tomorrow Never Knows festival at multiple venues January 11-15, and stay at the nearby and affordable Chicago Lake Shore Hotel!

Tomorrow Never Knows features rising local music artists as well as acclaimed national music and comedy acts, all appearing in the dead of winter yet the crowds keep coming! The website provides you with a mix tape link in which you can sample the talent!

Bands: Foxtrott, Canadian Marie-Helene Delorme, album “Shields”; Acid Dads, New York punk band; LA R & B recording star Caroline Smith; Monobody, five piece Chicago band, jazz/progressive rock; Open Mike Eagle & Paul White, hip-hop duo; Weaves, “art-damaged pop music;” Psalm One, New York band named by the Chicago Tribune as one of the best Indie bands in the country; and a whole lot more.

Comedians: Beth Stelling, last appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live, writer on the HBO show “Crashing”; Michelle Wolf, writer for “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah;” Phoebe Robinson, last appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers; and many more.

Tomorrow Never Knows will be presented at north side clubs Lincoln Hall, Schuba’s, Metro, SmartBar, and Hideout. For tickets, addresses, a full artist roster and schedule, go online to and follow the prompts.

Make your Tomorrow Never Knows Indie music experience more enjoyable by staying at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, in historic Hyde Park. Chicago Lake Shore offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. The Lake Shore Café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.