Smart Bar

Smart Bar

Friday 10/21 - Planet Chicago: A God Particle Showcase with Karina / Titonton Duvante / Sassmouth & Olin // 10PM // 21+ // $12 Advance, $15 Before Midnight, $18 After Saturday 10/22 - Discwoman with DJ Heather / Volvox / La Spacer // 10PM // 21+ // $12 Adv., $15 Before Midnight, $18 After Sunday 10/23 - Queen! with Honey Dijon / Derrick Carter / Michael Serafini / Garrett David // 1`0PM // 21+ // $10 all night!

Monday (Re)Mix - Jacques Greene "White Ferrari"

Thursday, smartbar will have enigmatic young house producer Jacques Greene gracing its DJ booth. In addition to his new single “You Can’t Deny”, the Montreal-based producer & songwriter has collaborated across various styles from Jimmy Edgar, to Tinashe, to The xx, to Radiohead, to name a few.…

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Monday October 10th

Monday Mix - Kim Ann Foxman "It's You That Drives Me Wild EP"

Earlier this year we were lucky enough to welcome Kim Ann Foxman to the booth and, well, our luck must be pretty great because she is BACK AGAIN this weekend! You can get a full serving of Kim AND Hugo Ball resident Eris Drew on Friday night, with Host Gnat.…

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Monday September 26th

Monday Mix - Lovefingers "Dekmantel Podcast #61"

This weekend we’re hosting two amazing Cold Waves festival afterparties with DHS (Friday) and Black Asteroid (Saturday), but one of the things we’re also EXTREMELY jazzed on is the fact that Lovefingers is coming through to Queen! on Sunday!

With a record collection as deep as Chicago’s dance music history, Lovefingers does NOT disappoint, especially when it comes to the disco-driven house jams they pump out at Queen!…

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Monday September 19th

Monday Mix - "In Session: Carl Craig Detroit Love"

Few musicians have left their mark on techno and house music to the extent that Carl Craig has. The second wave Detroit pioneer has tackled everything from banging techno, to smooth house, to jacking breaks, to classical reworks. A true jack of all trades, Craig will be gracing our booth with his signature skill and swagger this FRIDAY accompanied by a back-to-back set from smartbar residents Olin & Phillip Stone.…

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Monday September 12th

Monday Mix - Scuba "SCb Episode #1"

You may know Scuba from his efforts as Hotflush Recordings founder, or maybe you’ve heard one of his remixes while cruising through the internet, you might have even been a fan of his SUB:STANCE nights at the legendary Berghain… But what’s really important is that he’ll be HERE this Friday playing an extended set.…

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Monday September 5th

Monday Mix - Marshall Applewhite "Bass Agenda 133"

The How to Kill Records crew are a diverse bunch of technophiles who are based out of Detroit, which CLEARLY has helped shape their unique sound. Take a listen to Marshall Applewhite’s Mix & Interview with Bass Agenda and get your tickets to see this diverse smattering of selections on Saturday night.…

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Monday August 29th

Monday Mix - Mike Gushansky "Acid Camp Vol. 33"

Friday night our good friends at the As You Like It camp are celebrating their sixth birthday, so we’re bringing Gerd Janson and Mike Gushansky out to select for us. Mike’s been organizing the Don’t Panic raves and spinning alongside heavy hitters like Kerri Chandler and Derrick Carter for years.…

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Monday August 22nd