Since 2004 Plastic Crimewave (aka Steve Krakow) has used the Secret History of Chicago Music to shine a light on worthy artists with Chicago ties who’ve been forgotten, underrated, or never noticed in the first place.

  • Frank “Little Sonny” Scott Jr. is at far left in this footage of Maxwell Street veterans reunited at the 2008 Chicago Blues Festival.
  • Frank Scott plays acoustic guitar on this track by fellow Maxwell Street preservationist Johnnie Mae Dunson.