Update: This show has been cancelled due to the strike by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s unit of the Chicago Federation of Musicians. For nearly two decades, the Bad Plus has […]
The quartet that bassist Eric Revis brings to Jazz Fest is packed with inside-outside explorers: pianist Kris Davis, reedist Ken Vandermark, and drummer Chad Taylor.
Among the characteristics that have made Kurt Rosenwinkel one of the most influential jazz guitarists of his generation is the way he traces his limpid, harmonically sophisticated playing with a […]
Drummer Jim Black, pianist Elias Stemeseder, and bassist Thomas Morgan test the strength of their tunes by subjecting them to off-kilter rhythms and disorderly improvisations.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Sunday, April 20
Critics’ Choices and other notable concerts: Lou Barlow, Jemina Pearl, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Dethklok, Converge, Wilco, and more