From August 2020 till June 2022, after being arrested at a Loop protest to defund CPD and abolish ICE, Chicago rapper Jeremey “Mohawk” Johnson was subject to the torments of Cook County’s buggy electronic monitoring system and its Kafkaesque bureaucracy. During that same period, he released music that’s boisterous, funny, and vulnerable. The bulk of […]
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