Live jazz venue at Catch 35 Chicago


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Tuesday Reedman Steve Eisen

Steve has been gracing Chicago stages for over forty years with his fiery brand of virtuoso musicianship. Among the countless bands he has appeared and recorded with are Aretha Franklin, Dr John, The Beach Boys, Ides of March, Al Kooper, The Four Tops, Johnny Winter, Styx, Ramsey Lewis, Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, and Chevere de Chicago.

Wednesday Saxophonist Mark Colby

Mark’s intensely lyrical sound is a favorite at Catch 35! He has performed and recorded with the Bee Gees, Dr. John, Frank Sinatra, Wilson Pickett, Mose Allison, Maynard Ferguson, Bob James and many others. He has released eight critically acclaimed albums under his own name and teaches at Elmhurst College.

Thursday Guitarist John Moulder

John is a fiery and inventive performer who has been a favorite of the critics, the public and his fellow musicians for over twenty-five years. Along with producing his own critically acclaimed albums, he is the founder and director of the annual week-long Chi-town Jazz Festival for Hunger Relief.

Friday Saxophonist Mark Colby

Saturday Vocalist Spider Saloff

Spider is a long time Chicago favorite, getting her start here at the legendary Gold Star Sardine Bar. She has also been heard around the world as the host of the syndicated public radio series “Words and Music”.  The New York Times says she has “a wicked way with a lyric and a glint of well-controlled mischief” and the Chicago Tribune calls her “Slyly sophisticated, easily accessible… stands as a kind of ideal”.


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October 2018

10/23 saxophonist Steve Eisen
10/24 saxophonist Mark Colby
10/25 guitarist John Moulder
10/26 saxophonist Mark Colby
10/27 vocalist Spider Saloff

10/30 saxophonist Eric Schneider

10/31 vocalist Arlene Bardell
11/1 saxophonist Ari Brown
11/2 guitarist John Moulder
11/3 saxophonist Mark Colby

11/6 guitarist Ernie Denov
11/7 saxophonist Mark Colby
11/8 vocalist Gayle Kolb
11/9 trumpeter Rob Parton
11/10 vocalist Dee Alexander

11/13 guitarist Kyle Ashe
11/14 saxophonist Mark Colby
11/15 vocalist Leslie Beukelman
11/16 trumpeter Art Davis
11/17 saxophonist Mark Colby

11/20 guitarist Dave Onderdonk
11/21 vocalist Mark Madsen
11/22 Closed for Thanksgiving
11/23 trumpeter Russ Johnson
11/24 vocalist Bobbi Wilsyn

11/27 reedman Eric Schneider
11/28 saxophonist Mark Colby
11/29 vocalist Dee Alexander
11/30 saxophonist Mark Colby
12/1 vocalist Josie Falbo