The 2011 Pitchfork Music Festival kicks off today! Aftershows start tonight too.
Live stream the whole fest here.

Sailor Jerry's 3-day Music Festival kicks off at the Cobra Lounge. (21+; Free w/ RSVP)

Gang Gang Dance, NGUZUNGUZU, and Total Freedom will play the Empty Bottle.

Wild Nothing, and Ducktails will play Subterranean.

Penguin Prison, Jessica 6, and Hey Champ will play The Mid.

Austra, and Cult of Youth will play Empty Bottle.

Kurt Vile & the Violators, Woods, and Arc in Round will play Subterranean.

Soundgarden, and The Mars Volta will play the UIC Pavilion.

There's a free show over at Double Door consisting of Theophilus London, Kenna, and Blah Blah Blah. (21+; no RSVP necessary)

The Fresh & Onlys, Brain Idea, and The Paperhead will play the Empty Bottle.

OFF!, and Ratasucia will play at Reggie's.

Real Estate, and Dent May will play Subterranean.

Odd Future's Syd Tha Kid will play a DJ Set at Beauty Bar with BBU, and Stefan Ponce.