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”Makaya McCraven has established himself as one of Chicago's most versatile and in-demand drummers” - Peter Margasak, Chicago Reader

“one of the hardest drummers on the live music circuit” - Boyuan Gao, Revivalist.okayplayer.com

“the easy versatility of his work was unmistakable. Whether projecting a light touch and lithe technique in his “Zsiga” or unleashing an onslaught of sound elsewhere in the set, McCraven projected unassailable authority.” - Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune

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Album We're New Again by Gil Scott-Heron

We're New Again

XL Recordings
2020

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Album The Weather Up There by Jeremy Cunningham

The Weather Up There

Northern Spy Records
2020

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Album Suite For Max Brown by Jeff Parker

Suite For Max Brown

International Anthem Recording Company
2020

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Album Universal Beings E&F Sides by Makaya McCraven

Universal Beings E&F...

International Anthem Recording Company
2020

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Album Universal Beings by Makaya McCraven

Universal Beings

International Anthem Recording Company
2018

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Album Where We Come From (Chicago X London) by Makaya McCraven

Where We Come From...

International Anthem Recording Company
2018

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