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 // 27 Articles
Columns // 18 Articles
Reviews // 522 Articles
Blogs // 20 Articles

Brendan Canning Keeps It Domestic With 'Home Wrecking Years' | 29 Aug 2016 // 10:00 PM

Broken Social Scene's Brendan Canning wanted everyone to chill but in order to do some chilling of his own, he had to put together a band. Then that band made a record.

The Ghost of Ingmar Bergman: Peter Bjorn & John's 'Breakin' Point' | 17 Aug 2016 // 9:35 PM

Peter Morén and John Eriksson discuss how their musical partnership is as strong as ever -- even if their belief in production dogma isn't.


The New Oral History: Chris Shiflett and Steve Dawson's Smart, Listenable Podcasts | 24 Aug 2016 // 10:00 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 // 1:30 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.


Negură Bunget: ZI | 25 Sep 2016 // 9:20 PM

Negură Bunget returns with the second installment of its Transylvanian Trilogy.

'In Search of Lost Films' Leaves One Imagining the Possibilities | 15 Sep 2016 // 3:30 AM

Film critic Phil Hall searches out the stories behind the deletion of films that could be as important as those that were saved.


Crippled Black Phoenix - "Winning a Losing Battle" (premiere) + Interview | 27 Sep 2016 // 4:52 AM

Hear the latest from heavy prog act Crippled Black Phoenix.

Gayle Skidmore - "The Golden West" (audio) (premiere) | 15 Sep 2016 // 4:50 AM

San Diego-based singer-songwriter Gayle Skidmore presents title tune from upcoming album (and coloring book).

//Mixed media

Measuring Success: The Unsatisfying Notion of "Good Endings" and "Bad Endings"

// Moving Pixels

"Sometimes stories need to end badly in order to be really good.

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