Carl Schonbeck
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Carl Schonbeck is a freelance writer and film/television composer currently based in Milan, Italy. In addition to Popmatters he's written for Mass Media, Speakup, ELI publishing, Wild Violet and Muses Muse.

Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

Nite Fields: Depersonalisation | 12 Apr 2015 // 9:02 PM

Down Under and down in the mouth, Brisbane's Nite Fields are a certainly a moody bunch, but is that a smile lurking in the gloom?

Junior Wells: Southside Blues Jam | 24 Mar 2015 // 9:02 PM

Junior Wells and his men straddle two decades and lay down 15 gems.


Here, There and Everywhere by Geoff Emerick and Howard Massey | 5 Jan 2012 // 12:00 AM

The Beatles boy wonder sound engineer Geoff Emerick reel-to-reels in the years and makes tenderloin out of some sacred cows in the process.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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