His Chicago locale suggests house music but his name, reminiscent of Maurizio's genre-defining M Series, offers the bigger clue to M50's sonic vocabulary. Whether recording as Area or DJing for WNUR, the man behind M50 expertly builds the distantly warm dubby techno-scapes associated with Basic Channel, Monolake, and Echospace. Explore his podcast for a preview. With resident Francois K.
Mon., Aug. 23, 10 p.m., 2010