Tenor man Anderson and drummer Barry, veteran Chicago progressives, lean back and lean into duo improvisations with a relaxed swing feel and bluesy, melodic orientation.
By Steve Smith on 04.22.11 in Reviews
The altogether remarkable Indian summer of veteran Chicago saxophonist Fred Anderson shows no sign of fading away. In 2004, he celebrated three decades of friendship and collaboration with drummer Hamid Drake on Back Tog...
By Kevin Whitehead on 09.18.04 in Reviews
Performers of different generations allied with the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians have sometimes enjoyed family-like relationships, as teacher and student grow close. So it developed between tenor...
By Richard Gehr on 01.03.15 in Features
The couple talks about their playful new album 'Savage Imagination.'
By Richard Gehr on 10.14.14 in Reviews
The first two installments from Heat Leisure, the ongoing trance-rock collaboration involving Pontiak's three Carney brothers, Guardian Alien percussionist Greg Fox and Beach House guitarist Steve Strohmeier, were filmed...