Little-known Chicago blues-rock wizard Zach Prather has found his crowd in Europe | The Secret History of Chicago Music | Chicago Reader

Little-known Chicago blues-rock wizard Zach Prather has found his crowd in Europe 

Thanks in part to a long partnership with the late Cash McCall, Prather has played with the likes of Willie Dixon, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, and Etta James.

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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.

  • The Everland Music reissue of Cook County's 1978 LP Released
  • Zach Prather released Freak in 2008 with the band Slight Return.
  • Zach Prather's latest single, "We," came out in February 2019.

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