John Kenyon
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Reviews // 41 Articles
//Features

A Hammock and a Brook: An Interview With Explosions in the Sky | 26 Mar 2007 // 5:59 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 // 7:00 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 // 7:00 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 // 7:00 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.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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