This is a nice article on Mike Reed in the Chicago Reader. I’ve had the pleasure of making music with Mike a time or two, and the series that he and Josh run at the Hungry Brain has served as an inspiration and template for the Open Ears Music Series.
I recently got copies of Mike’s two forthcoming CDs, and will have more to say about that soon.
Chicago Reader | Pitchfork Music Festival coverage: Mike Reed’s best known as the guy who assembles the Pitchfork Festival, but in his spare time he performs miracles for the local jazz scene. By Peter Margasak