Andrew Bird, born in 1973, is an US-American musician and songwriter from Illinois. Listen to his great piece “Take Courage”:
R.I.P Terry Callier (born 24 May 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, † 28 October 2012 ) was an American jazz, soul and folk guitarist, singer and composer. He died at the age of 67 two days ago .
Here is his song “Paris Blues ”
Tortoise is an American post-rock band formed in Chicago, Illinois, in 1990. Tortoise’s almost entirely instrumental music defies easy categorization, and the group gained significant attention from their early career. The members have roots in Chicago’s fertile music scene, playing in various indie rock andpunk groups. Tortoise was among the first American indie rock bands to incorporate styles closer to Krautrock, dub, minimalism, electronica and various jazz styles, rather than the standard rock and roll and punk that had dominated indie rock for years.
The Shoes, formed in 1974, are an US-american pop and 80s rock music band from Illinois. Here’s their song “Tomorrow Night“:
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Sleeping at Last is a band formed in 1999 in Illinois. I chose this quiet song called “Snow”
Richard Marx is a pop, rock and adult contemporary musician from Chicago, Illinois, US. Here’s his fantastic song “Right Here Waiting For You“:
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