Since 2004 Plastic Crimewave (aka Steve Krakow) has used the Secret History of Chicago Music to shine a light on worthy artists with Chicago ties who've been forgotten, underrated, or never noticed in the first place.
Alvin Fielder drums on the 1966 album Sound by the Roscoe Mitchell Sextet.
These recordings of Alvin Fielder, saxophonist Kidd Jordan, and bassist Peter Kowald date from 2002, 2005, and 2012.
Fielder’s first album under his own name, the 2007 trio recording A Measure of Vision, arrived five decades into his career.
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