Weekend's top shows: Django Django, Chitown Blues Festival

Django Django: The U.K. quartet made an immediate impact with the quirky, driving art-pop songs on its self-titled debut album last year; it was nominated for the U.K.’s most prestigious music award, the Mercury Prize, and showed up on numerous year-end lists in the U.S., 9 p.m. Friday at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St., $20; metrochicago.com.

Chitown Blues Festival: If you like your blues served with a little Southern soul, this is your  show, with chitlin-circuit veterans Bobby Rush, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Mel Waiters and Floyd Taylor, 5 p.m. Saturday at the Arie Crown Theatre, 2301 S. Lakeshore Dr., $90 to 184; ticketmaster.com.

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