Singer-songwriters from five Chicago bands will step up to the microphone to swap stories and music at 8 p.m. May 30 at Lincoln Square Lanes, 4874 N. Lincoln Ave.

The free show is hosted by Michael Teach of Chicago Acoustic Underground.

Scheduled to appear:

Maximus Riske of The Root Cause

Ryan Behling of Afro Zep/Ron the Band

Karl Hafner of Lucid Ground

Jeff Brown of Jeff Brown and the Extra Large Trio

David Kav of Kavus