Jedd Beaudoin

Jedd Beaudoin is host of the eclectic syndicated music show Strange Currency and frequent arts reporter for Wichita Public Radio. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Wichita State University, where he is an adjunct faculty member in the School of Art, Design and Creative Industries.

Features // 38 Articles
Columns // 18 Articles
Reviews // 542 Articles
Blogs // 30 Articles

Make It Clear: A Conversation With Feelies' Co-Founder Glenn Mercer | 19 Feb 2017 // 8:30 PM

Glenn Mercer talks about the latest in a long line of releases from The Feelies, In Between.

Choose Your Companions: Bill Vitt on Jerry Garcia and Merl Saunders | 17 Jan 2017 // 9:00 PM

"We never rehearsed. That probably helped." Longtime Jerry Garcia drummer Vitt looks back on how it all started and what it meant.


The New Oral History: Chris Shiflett and Steve Dawson's Smart, Listenable Podcasts | 24 Aug 2016 // 9:00 PM

There are more podcasts than you can shake a flash drive at these days. Though the number of 'casts that embrace Americana music is growing, these two stand out.

Coulda Been Country: The Allman Brothers Dickey Betts' Great Southern Songs | 1 Jul 2016 // 12:30 AM

The Allman Brothers band receives attention for its southern rock tendencies, but its secret weapon was, for a time, the country inflections brought forth by guitarist Dickey Betts.


Power Trip: Nightmare Logic | 22 Feb 2017 // 8:15 PM

This Dallas quintet speaks to the questions of "the edge" with might and imagination.

Dave Barry Does the Unimaginable in an Exploration of the Sunshine State | 16 Feb 2017 // 2:30 AM

Tired of fielding questions about what's the matter with Florida, a treasured American humorist takes matters into his own hands and finds out for himself.


Replacire - "Horsestance" (audio) (premiere) | 7 Feb 2017 // 3:56 AM

Boston's Replacire returns with a bright burst of technical metal in advance of new LP.

McDougall - "Battle Creek March" (audio) (premiere) | 18 Jan 2017 // 3:41 AM

McDougall revisits a gem from his back discography ahead of new singles series.

//Mixed media

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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