February 24

Deep Breakfast w/​Matchess & TALsounds

11:00 am


Deep Breakfast w/ Matchess & TALsounds

DEEP BREAKFAST is an ambient music series /​breakfast club brought to you by musician Michael Hilger and Chef Mickey Neely. Gentle tones and a warm meal to sooth your mind and cure your hangover.

Live ambient music by: Matchess & TALsounds
Food by: Chefs Mickey Neely & Jess Galli
Beer by: Middle Brow Beer Co.
11AM-3PM | 21+

In Matchess, Johnson heightens the tactile, spooky feel of her drifting, droning, richly hued music with lo-fi recording and production techniques. Haunting bits of tunefulness, some of them legitimately catchy, emerge from the hydroplaning din on Sacracorpa. When she performs this material, Johnson takes an exploratory approach. There are elements that are always there — usually some lyrical content and some harmonic stuff — but I think the pieces change quite a lot from one show to the next. They’re also very unlike the recordings sometimes when I do them live.”” —Chicago Reader, Peter Margasak

Chami’s electro-drone soundscapes are almost entirely improvised, including on Love Sick,” her latest album, which dropped last summer. It’s amusing to think tracks like album opener I Saw The Way” or the gorgeous I Can’t Sleep” were entirely improvised. Chami’s keen understanding of melody and atmosphere feel planned in precision from start to finish.” —Chicago Tribune, Britt Julious

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