John Kenyon
Features // 8 Articles
Reviews // 41 Articles
//Features

A Hammock and a Brook: An Interview With Explosions in the Sky | 26 Mar 2007 // 4:59 PM

After getting on the big screen and the small one, Explosions in the Sky learn how to relax even as they grow.

Matthew Shipp, Restless Visionary Behind the Blue Series | 17 Mar 2004 // 6:00 PM

Matthew Shipp is the most adventurous, prolific jazz musician out there, bar none. That's saying something in a genre that, at least on its fringes, is made up almost exclusively of adventurous, prolific types. The closest competition comes in the form of frequent collaborators like William Parker.

//Reviews

Dumptruck: Haul of Fame | 14 Jun 2006 // 6:00 PM

A band with nothing close to a hit still offers a compelling case as one of the best bands of the '80s and beyond.

Ass Ponys: The Okra Years | 24 Apr 2006 // 6:00 PM

For the most part, The Okra Years presents a better version of the Ass Ponys than the band's few fans from that era might remember.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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