Most of Al Capone’s old haunts have vanished. Chicago’s elected leaders have taken care to wash away most of the evidence connecting the city to the man known as Scarface, history’s most notorious gangster. But if you know where to look, you can still catch a glimpse of Capone and the members of his outfit.
The history of jazz in Chicago dates back more than a century, from “Jelly Roll” Morton’s innovative piano compositions to the avant-garde stylings of Sun Ra. And no matter where you are in the city, […]