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 // 30 Articles
Columns // 18 Articles
Reviews // 524 Articles
Blogs // 22 Articles

A Marimba in Every Pot: Thor Harris on Friends, Minimalism, and the Unknowable Audience | 13 Oct 2016 // 3:39 AM

Thor Harris talks about his new band, Thor & Friends. Or, as he puts it, "Awesome ladies playing marimba and xylophone."

Brought to You By the Letter 'E': Thalia Zedek on Her New Records, New Band | 11 Oct 2016 // 9:35 PM

Thalia Zedek discusses how she turned toward quieter music after the breakup of Come and how a creative rut led her back to the land of the loud.


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.


Obituary: Ten Thousand Ways to Die | 19 Oct 2016 // 9:15 PM

Is it a single with live bonus material or a live album with studio tracks? Either way, Obituary still kicks major corpse with Ten Thousand Ways to Die.

Lesbian: Hallucinogenesis | 9 Oct 2016 // 9:05 PM

New singer, new concept: Lesbian gets higher and higher with latest release.


Brant Bjork and the Low Desert Punk Band - "Luvin'" (video) (premiere) | 14 Oct 2016 // 4:02 AM

Brant Bjork's latest, Tao of the Devil is a more focused, more song-oriented approach than its predecessor, Black Flower Power. It's a record equal to the man's reputation and "Luvin'" is proof positive.

Brothers in Yarn - 'Volume 1' (EP stream) (premiere) + Interview | 12 Oct 2016 // 7:00 AM

Shawn Fogel (Golden Bloom) releases literary-inspired EP as Brothers in Yarn.

//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

// Moving Pixels

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

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