John Garratt
PopMatters Associate Music Editor
Features // 24 Articles
Reviews // 652 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

Dave King Trucking Company: Surrounded by the Night | 27 Jun 2016 // 9:05 PM

Dave King hitches seven new melodies to his Trucking Company, a modern jazz supergroup that likes to play it cool to a fault.

Throws: Throws | 6 Jun 2016 // 9:15 PM

Mike Lindsay and Sam Genders of Tuung and the Accidentals team up for their new like-minded side project, Throws.

//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

When Kontagious Was Shaken, Not Stirred

// Sound Affects

"Koray Fuat, formerly of UK band Kontagious, recounts how the band's briefly ubiquitous single "Shake It Up" shook things up in London's hip-hop underground for a short while.

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