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The Chicago Underground Trio: Flamethrower

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The various combinations of the Chicago Underground-Duo, Trio, Orchestra and even the Isotope 217 offshoot-are etching its mark on the city’s experimental music legacy as deeply as its Windy City ancestor, the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians. Like fellow obsessively productive Second City experimental saxophonist Ken Vandermark, Chicago Underground leader-cornetist Rob Mazurek releases records as often as his various labels allow.

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