Dave McDonnell’s name may not ring a bell, but he’s one of the more ubiquitous and multifaceted figures on Chicago’s sprawling musical map. Last week he played the Pitchfork Music Festival with his band Michael Columbia. A week earlier he was at the Hungry Brain with the superb postbop sextet Herculaneum. The DePaul grad was […]
Reedist Aram Shelton calls Oakland home these days, but he keeps his Chicago connections alive–and he’s back again this weekend.
A promising new trio with Josh Abrams, Jason Adasiewicz, and Nori Tanaka makes its debut at the Hideout on Wednesday.