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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.


Monday, January 16 2012

Traveling at Different Speeds: An Interview with Icebird's RJD2

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.

Monday, October 17 2011

Working on a Love Song: An Interview with Fastball's Miles Zuniga

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 ...


Sunday, February 26 2012

Carolina Chocolate Drops: Leaving Eden

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

Sunday, February 19 2012

Dub Trio: IV

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

Sunday, February 19 2012

John McCutcheon: This Land: Woody Guthrie's America

The ever-relevant songbook of folk's immortal influence comes to life again.

Monday, February 6 2012

Rodrigo Y gabriela and C.U.B.A: Area 52

The preeminent Mexican guitar duo rattles Havana with a Cuban orchestra.

Thursday, January 26 2012

The Gallows: Death Is Birth

British hardcore standouts, reborn with a new singer, go hard and come up short.

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