Pianist and composer Chris Brown, who spent his high school years living in Hyde Park, possesses one of new music’s most curious, restless minds. He’s an inveterate explorer who veers from the strictures of composed music with a hearty improvised music practice: he’s played live computer music in the network band Hub, studied various world […]
Mustard on the charts
A music snob faces existential horror.
The Bay Area composer and improviser Chris Brown makes a rare visit to his hometown this week.
This week’s Chicagoan is Tricia Jolliff, fan-fiction writer.
What’s on the Agenda for Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Whether the subject is contraception or M.I.A.’s middle finger, America wants to keep women in line
Freaky jams for a freaky holiday
Yes, there is a difference between “rapper” and “R & B singer.”
Lupe Fiasco records with Chris Brown for some reason.
Why the phrase “I love women” is so popular among misogynists.
Chris Brown pouts as he pays his debt to society.
Chris Brown, DJ Khaled: not actually running from the cops, no matter what you heard