We were recently honored to be written up in the COLUMBIA CHRONICLE. Thanks to Matt McCall for writing such a great article.
Some Like it Hot
'I am ze greatest guitarist in ze world,' said a jovial Joshua Zirko, owner of Caravan Guitars, 4754 N. Rockwell St., in a phony French accent. His modestly sized audience laughed, as if the joke had been told before and would be told again many times. The name of a jazz standard was called out and met with the loud sound of flipping pages. The musicians began to play enchanting tunes like no other.Read More
Sitting in Caravan on a Tuesday night is like stepping into the 1930s. Black and white photographs of a peculiar man with a tiny moustache peers downward, looking as though he is proud that people are still playing his music. A gramophone sits near the storefront window, on which heavy scarlet curtains are hung. Shut, they only let a tiny sliver of light escape, the only light illuminating the street late at night.