Archive for July, 2007

How To Register

Friday, July 13th, 2007

Those wanting to participate should send their complaints (as many as you like!) by e-mail to or post it to Smog Veil Records, 1658 N Milwaukee Ave 284, Chicago, IL 60647. You can send them as well by fax  to 312.276.8519. Phone inquiries to 773.706.0450.

Flyer Online

Thursday, July 12th, 2007

The flyer for the Chicago Complaints Choir is now available online. Please help us to spread the word. The Chicago Choir ought to be the largest of the world!!
High Res here.
Low Res here.

Preliminary Press Release

Friday, July 6th, 2007

Does your neighbour give folk dance classes above your bedroom? Does your boss have nicer shoes? Is your wife snoring? Why is the CTA always late? – If you like to complain, come and join the Complaints Choir of Chicago! (more…)

The Complaints Choir of Chicago

Friday, July 6th, 2007

Today we in-officially announce the formation of the Chicago Complaints Choir. We are inviting all citizens of Chicago to complain about anything they want and to sing their complains out loud with fellow complainers. The complaints-song will be created together with all participants and the Chicago based musician Jeremy Jacobsen during a workshop consisting of 5 rehearsals between October 16 and November 2, 2007. The Grand Premier of the Complaints Choir of Chicago will be on November 3 at the MCA, as part of Humanities Festival. The project is produced by Smog Veil Records and MCA and kindly supported by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. (more…)