Events

Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

Outdoor Film screenings are at dusk (sundown) out on the Comfort Station lawn.

Music performances happen every Thursday at 7pm

Art openings happen the first Saturday of every month, and are displayed for the entirety of the month

All other events happen intermittently

 

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Comfort Music: Ishmael Ali Solo/Chainlink Trio

Comfort Music, every Thursday
Doors open at 7pm, show starts promptly at 7:30pm
No cover (donations encouraged and appreciated!)
**No Alcohol is permitted at Comfort Station**

Ishmael Ali

Ishmael Ali is a guitarist, composer, and improviser based out of Chicago. His work focuses on exploring sound through free jazz, collaborative improvisation, and experimental music. Current projects include a quartet that explores parameter-based improvisation and non-traditional forms, a quartet that draws from the music of Paul Motian, and For The Birds, a sextet that performs compositions based on bird calls.

In addition to performing, Ishmael curates the Autotelic Series, an experimental music series happening on the first Wednesday of every month in Chicago.

Chainlink Trio [Hunton, Krouse, Pappalardo] 

Chainlink is a collaborative, improvising trio including Chicago drummer Emerson Hunton, Chicago pianist Eric Krouse, and Brooklyn bassist Dan Papallardo. Their music focuses on long-form compositional structures, free improvisation, and high-intensity odd time signatures.