Kevin Curtin
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Kevin Curtin performs, studies and writes about music. He holds degrees in journalism and music from Michigan State University. Kevin lives in Austin, TX and spends a lot of time volunteering as an adult literacy instructor and even more with his hands on a keyboard, telling stories in the most interesting and honest way he can.

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Reviews // 20 Articles
//Features

Traveling at Different Speeds: An Interview with Icebird's RJD2 | 16 Jan 2012 // 8:50 PM

After producing countless underground-rap hits, scoring the Mad Men theme, and putting out iconic albums of his own, RJD2 decided to write songs with singer Aaron Livingston before they formed a band. RJ talks about the creation of the one and only Icebird.

Working on a Love Song: An Interview with Fastball's Miles Zuniga | 17 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM

After having worked years in the music industry, Fastball's Miles Zuniga finally gets around to recording a solo album, and reflects on himself, the way the business is changing, and much more in this revealing interview ...

//Reviews

Carolina Chocolate Drops: Leaving Eden | 26 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

A perfect synthesis of old and new on the follow up to their Grammy winning Genuine Negro Jig.

Dub Trio: IV | 19 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Heavy Metal styles and dub sensibilities collide on this crisp instrumental assault.

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'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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