Chicagomuzik

I've got a whole city to hold down

March 31, 2004

New spin for the old 45

The 2004 edition of New City's Music 45 list is out, and this year they found a way to keep money-grubbing middle-aged suits from clogging the top of the charts: Limit it to musicians.

Which is not say it's a perfect list. At first glance, we're wondering where Mavis Staples, Alkaline Trio and Jim O'Rourke went.

Who do you think got jobbed?