WHAT: Butcher Brown, Pressure Fit

WHERE: The Iron Post (cover)

WHEN: Monday, February 26th at 7 p.m.

Marcus Tenney, Morgan Burrs, Corey Fonville, Andrew Randazzo, and DJ Harrison — those are the members that make up Butcher Brown. Jazz garage punk funk are words I've seen thrown around about these guys. Pressure Fit is the project by Reggie Chapman, this should be a fun one for a Monday night.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Boneyard Jazz Quintet

WHERE: The Iron Post

WHEN: Tuesday, February 27th at 5 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Dewclaw

WHERE: The Iron Post ($5)

WHEN: Tuesday, February 27th at 8 p.m.

In case you missed it — Dewclaw is recording a live album by way of this monthly show at the Iron Post, and this is the second one they are doing as a part of said process. As they made mention, there is audience engagement and interaction, so they need you to be there.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Galactic, Butcher Brown

WHERE: The Castle Theatre in Bloomington ($22 advance/$25 door)

WHEN: Tuesday, February 27th at 8 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Vienna Piano Trio

WHERE: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts ($10-$38)

WHEN: Thursday, March 1st at 7:30 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Nick Dittmeier & the Sawdusters, Ant Hattie

WHERE: nightshop in Bloomington ($8)

WHEN: Thursday, March 1st at 8 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Snayl, The Aquila Trio

WHERE: Blackbird (free)

WHEN: Thursday, March 1st at 9 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Jordanears

WHERE: The Iron Post

WHEN: Friday, March 2nd at 5 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Jean René Balekita, Timbalú

WHERE: Urbana Champaign Independent Media Center ($5)

WHEN: Friday, March 2nd at 7 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Paige Hernandez

WHERE: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts ($10-$25)

WHEN: Friday, March 2nd at 7:30 p.m.

Paige Hernandez's Liner Notes "uncovers the stories behind some of music’s biggest hits", and to get a preview of what is to come, go over to Krannert Center's website and watch some of the awesome videos they've posted about this.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: DJ Monstreau

WHERE: 51 Main (free)

WHEN: Friday, March 2nd at 10 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: ZXO, Silkwork, Veseria, Hushpad

WHERE: nightshop in Bloomington ($5)

WHEN: Friday, March 2nd at 8 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Brokeback, The Fantastic Plastics, Snayl

WHERE: nightshop in Bloomington

WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd at 8 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O'Donovan

WHERE: The Castle Theatre in Bloomington ($27.50-$37.50)

WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd at 8 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Johnny Crawls

WHERE: The Iron Post

WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd at 9 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Porn and Chicken

WHERE: The Canopy Club ($10 advance/$12 door)

WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd at 9 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: George Shingleton

WHERE: Loose Cobra (free, donations accepted)

WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd at 7 p.m.

George Shingleton is a country artist from Nashville by way of West Virginia, and he's stopping through at the one and only Loose Cobra in Tolono this Saturday. There will be an opener of some sort, but that hasn't been announced yet, so keep your eye on the Facebook event for the latest details in regards to this one.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Calidore String Quartet

WHERE: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts ($10-$53)

WHEN: Sunday, March 4th at 3 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Etumu Elmari, Isaac Arms, James McNair, Dave & Josh

WHERE: Bed & Breakfast (donations)

WHEN: Sunday, March 4th at 7 p.m.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————

WHAT: Yndi Halda, Staghorn, ZXO

WHERE: Urbana Champaign Independent Media Center ($8)

WHEN: Sunday, March 4th at 7 p.m.

This is a highlight of the week in Urbana — UK outfit Yndi Halda is a mix of math rock and hazy ambient/post rock, so this, plus Staghorn (a band whose members now all live in C-U), and the always-good psych outfit ZXO — you're gonna have yourself a good one here.