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Music, Reviewed Chicago Underground Duo

Chicago Underground Duo

Nearly a decade ago, trumpeter Rob Mazurek's Chicago Underground project sought to bring avant-garde jazz to the mainstream via the Windy City's Thrill Jockey Records, then one of the country's most adventurous indie labels. Even without widespread public accolades, the…
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Music, Reviewed Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc

The Chicago smarty-pants in Joan of Arc have their roots in the spastic Cap'n Jazz, a short-lived punk act that also gave birth to the "new emo" juggernaut the Promise Ring. Like many bands tagged with the "post-rock" term, Joan…
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Music, Hear This Hear This

Hear This

"Sound is all," says cornetist and electronics manipulator Rob Mazurek by way of explanation for his two groups, Isotope 217 and Chicago Underground Duo. Exploring a rare union of jazz-level improvisation and groove-straddling electronica, each band vacillates between unplugged and…
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