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Chicago Music Guide – Your Guide to Great Music in Chicago!

Chicago Music Guide is a music resource webzine dedicated to working with all entities of the music and entertainment industry.

Founded in 2004 by Dennis M. Kelly, Chicago Music Guide is a music magazine that works with all entities of the music and entertainment industry and is dedicated to music lovers across the globe.

We bring our readers, reviews, interviews, the latest new music, live photos, event listings, and much more!

Chicago Music Guide shines the spotlight on great local artists, giving them the attention they deserve with in-house performances, interviews and more!

Featured Artists:

Each week, we select different artists to feature and shine the spotlight on them to help get them the exposure we feel they deserve. Check back every Monday to find out who we will be featuring or sign up on the mailing list and we’ll let you know right away.


Sign up for our newsletter and you’ll receive updates to the hottest Chicago events, and some exclusive bonuses you won’t find anywhere else! Our emails are sent on Monday so you can plan your week accordingly and you can be assured you won’t be spammed and we will never give away or sell your email address to anyone.


Chicago Music Guide sponsors select events deemed appropriate and have included events such as, the United We Stand Festival Presented by Free and Equal, Ravenswood Artwalk Festival, NARM and the Chicago Bluegrass and Blues Festival. We welcome future opportunities to sponsor events and if you would like us to sponsor your event, please contact Dennis M. Kelly at [email protected] with all pertinent details.

Chicago Music Guide is here to help artists, business owners, non-profits, publicists and most especially…. you! Please let us know how we can work towards our mutual success.


Chicago Music Guide
P.O. Box 621
Hampshire, IL 60140

Phone: 224-706-0060


General: [email protected]
Coverage Requests: [email protected]
Editor: [email protected]