John Garratt
PopMatters Associate Music Editor
Features // 27 Articles
Reviews // 712 Articles
Blogs // 51 Articles

Are You Experiencing Any Difficulties?: An Interview with Graham Reynolds | 19 Sep 2017 // 9:00 PM

Celebrating the release of Richard Linklater's landmark sci-fi film A Scanner Darkly, composer Graham Reynolds guides us through the soundtrack's casually thrilling creation.

I've Waited Ages: An Interview with Wire's Colin Newman | 2 Nov 2016 // 9:59 PM

With the influence of rock group Wire still ringing large, Colin Newman talks about the haphazard, almost casual way that his first three solo albums emerged (now finally re-released).


Dave Douglas with the Westerlies and Anwar Marshall: Little Giant Still Life | 15 Oct 2017 // 9:15 PM

Dave Douglas doesn't pass the torch to the Westerlies. They both already possess the same flame.

The Church: Man Woman Life Death Infinity | 12 Oct 2017 // 9:20 PM

With an album title that tries to cover everyone everywhere for all time, the Church's latest just might please them all.


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

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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