Darren Johnston’s Gone to Chicago – The Big Lift (by Darren Johnston)

Darren Johnston’s Gone to Chicago – The Big Lift by Darren Johnston cover image


  • Darren Johnston: trumpet
  • Jeb Bishop: trombone
  • Jason Adasiewicz: vibraphone
  • Nate McBride: bass
  • Frank Rosaly: drums


Recorded July 21, 22, 2010 by Nick Broste at Strobe Recording, Chicago. Mixed by Myles Boisen at Guerilla Sound, mastered by Myles Boisen at Headless Buddha Labs, Oakland. All compositions by Darren Johnston except Love Call by Ornette Coleman, and Black and Tan Fantasy by Duke Ellignton. Cover photograph by Myles Boisen. Back cover photograph and album design by Peter Varshavsky.