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This Weekend: Wicker Park Fest, Matmos

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Festival season rolls on with this weekend's offering: Wicker Park Fest on Damen Ave. between North Ave. and Schiller St. tomorrow and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. In addition to all the usual non-musical attractions, this fest offers live sounds from Polvo, Ra Ra Riot, Bishop Allen, Isis, Maps & Atlases and Film School, among others. The suggested donation is $5, and proceeds benefit the Wicker Park and Bucktown Chamber of Commerce. The full schedule and more information can be found online at

Tired of outdoor festivals and looking for someplace comfy to bliss out? I can't think of anything better than the experimental electronic duo Matmos performing at the Lakeshore Theater, 3175 N. Broadway, in celebration of its new album "Supreme Balloon." Leprechaun Catering opens at 9 p.m. Sunday, and tickets are $15; more information available at

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