John Garratt
PopMatters Associate Music Editor
Features // 24 Articles
Reviews // 658 Articles
Blogs // 51 Articles
//Features

Flower Turned Inside-Out: An Interview with Glenn Jones | 14 Mar 2016 // 10:00 PM

He's the master of the American primitive guitar, but Glenn Jones followed up the most personal album of his career with proof that he has no signs of slowing down.

Free Agent of Sound: An Interview with Rob Mazurek | 15 Sep 2015 // 9:02 PM

The heralded avant-jazz great Rob Mazurek speaks of space operas, working through grief with music, and, of course, the singularity.

//Reviews

Denny Zeitlin: Early Wayne | 23 Aug 2016 // 9:10 PM

Jazz veteran Denny Zeitlin covers jazz legend Wayne Shorter -- really, there is no downside to this.

Kuba Kapsa Ensemble: Vantdraught 4 | 15 Aug 2016 // 9:20 PM

Kuba Kapsa's second installment in his Vantdraught is another victory for modern chamber music, being both adventurous and accessible.

//Blogs

Jared C. Balogh Releases 'Music For Rhymers and Lyrical Designers' for Free | 16 Apr 2015 // 9:00 AM

Somewhat counterintuitively, modern composer Jared C. Balogh rediscovers his hip-hop roots by not rapping with his new release -- which, like most of his music, is available to download for free.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Specter of Multiplayer Hangs Over 'Door Kickers'

// Moving Pixels

"Door Kickers is not a multiplayer game, but for a while there, I couldn’t tell the difference.

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