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 // 11 Articles
Columns // 15 Articles
Reviews // 458 Articles
Blogs // 9 Articles
//Features

You Don't Have to Be Dissident: Stephen Coates on Late Russian Composer Mikael Tariverdiev | 26 Jan 2016 // 8:00 PM

This is the story of how a British musician stumbled upon one of the most prolific Russian composers of the last century and became determined to bring his music to a new audience.

Maserati Remains Fun, Friendly With 'Rehumanizer' | 13 Dec 2015 // 9:00 PM

Don't worry about whether Maserati is rock band, post rock band, Krautrock band. In the end, it's just fun.

//Columns

The Los Lonely Wolves, Los Lobos, Is Still Brilliantly Defying Classification | 7 Oct 2015 // 8:30 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.

John Moreland Restores Hope in a Hopeless World | 25 Aug 2015 // 8:30 PM

John Moreland sings tales that crawl through the soil, hiss in the night, and burrow themselves into the heartpocket of listeners.

//Reviews

Elvis Costello's 'Detour: Live At Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Featuring Larkin Poe' | 11 Feb 2016 // 8:10 PM

Elvis Costello has a rich body of songs, so it's no surprise that when he turns up on the stage he bests even some of the greats.

The Hot 8 Brass Band: Vicennial: 20 Years of the Hot 8 Brass Band | 10 Feb 2016 // 8:10 PM

A nicely rounded collection of the old and new on a collection that teeters on flawed, then bounces back with high energy and deep musicianship.

//Blogs

Obsidian Kingdom - "Black Swan" (video) (premiere) | 25 Jan 2016 // 4:30 AM

Obsidian Kingdom prepares for release of latest album with intriguing music video and even more intriguing song.

Jimi Hendrix's Spiritual High | 4 Nov 2015 // 1:19 AM

As the world went to Hell in 1970, Jimi Hendrix took his listeners to Heaven.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Violin Virtuoso L. Subramaniam Mesmerizes in Rare New York Performance (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.

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