Live Band Karaoke
Where else in Chicago can you belt out your favorite tunes in the middle of the week? Hard Rock Cafe’s weekly Live Band Karaoke series takes place every Thursday night starting at 9 p.m. Rock star guests can take the stage and belt out the greatest hits from their favorite artists backed by a full band. Check the Hard Rock Cafe Chicago website weekly for updates on themes, including monthly Throwback Thursdays featuring music or genres from the decades and tribute nights.
Weekly Live Music
Decked out with priceless memorabilia from musical legends like Billy Joel, Buddy Guy, Jimi Hendrix, and Prince, it’s an ideal setting to take in some live music and maybe even discover some up-and-coming talent. On most Fridays and Saturdays, from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hard Rock After Dark puts some of the best local and regional talent on its stage. From acoustic sets to rock shows, the music is as diverse as the pieces lining the walls.