As we Chicagoans begin to prepare for the abundance of Midwest music festivals, it is important to not let the more formal concert atmosphere go unnoticed. Saving money for Lollapalooza and Pitchfork Music Festival is vital, but it wouldn't hurt to spare a little and enjoy a show at a beautiful, air-conditioned Chicago venue. Summertime shows at Chicago's astonishing venues are an integral part of a rewarding summer vacation. Having seen many a wintertime show, there is something to be said about leaving a venue at 1 in the morning in a t-shirt. So, listen to these artists below and then go check out their shows because they're all playing this weekend. Hope to see you there, wherever I may be...