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 // 15 Articles
Columns // 16 Articles
Reviews // 485 Articles
Blogs // 13 Articles

Holding on to Hag: Remembering Merle Haggard 1937-2016 | 7 Apr 2016 // 4:05 AM

Merle Haggard died at age 79, leaving behind a legacy of authentic country music.

Mrs. Cosials You've Got More Than a Famous Daughter: An Interview with Hinds | 15 Mar 2016 // 9:30 PM

Hinds is gaining popularity with its garage rock sound and for being from Spain. In fact, this may be the start of the Spanish Invasion.


Corn in the USA: Hee Haw, Buck Owens and You | 7 Mar 2016 // 9:15 PM

Whether he wanted it to be or not Hee Haw was the vehicle that imprinted Buck Owens into the minds of millions of music lovers around the globe.

The Los Lonely Wolves, Los Lobos, Is Still Brilliantly Defying Classification | 7 Oct 2015 // 9:30 PM

It's hard to imagine an American band that's more inventive, death-defying and affable as Los Lobos. A new book and record reveal why.


'Under the Big Black Sun' Tells of an L.A. Before the Kids From Orange County Arrived | 25 Apr 2016 // 3:30 AM

They had the neutron bomb, The Masque, and all the youthful energy you'd ever want to muster. What became of the early L.A. punks, then?

Ace Frehley: Origins Vol.1 | 18 Apr 2016 // 9:15 PM

We finally get the inevitable covers collection from the ex-KISS guitarist and it's all we imagined it would be.


Rïcïnn- "Uma" (audio) (premiere) | 20 Apr 2016 // 4:00 AM

Hear "Uma", the first track from Rïcïnn's upcoming release Lïan.

Sylvaine - "Saudade" (audio) (premiere) | 10 Mar 2016 // 4:00 AM

Ambiance. Shoegaze. Internal conflict. The language of Sylvaine.

//Mixed media

The Sound and the Warmth: An Interview with Cardiknox

// Sound Affects

"New York's Cardiknox are taking more steps in their goal of world domination. With their debut record Portrait out, the band are dreaming big, wanting to transcend the indie pop scene.

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