Kris Kristofferson
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Same Old Song: Tributes to Kris Kristofferson
5 May 2013 // 5:30 PM

There are at least four various artists tribute albums to Kris Kristofferson, all released in the last 11 years. Why him? Is it about the songwriter or the songs? The musicians or the listeners? The present or the past? The albums themselves might provide the answers.


Kris Kristofferson: Feeling Mortal
28 Jan 2013 // 4:06 PM

One of the greatest country and western singer-songwriters of the last half-century returns with a startling reminder of just how affecting his music can be.

Kris Kristofferson: Closer to the Bone
1 Nov 2009 // 2:00 PM

Don't look so sad. Kris Kristofferson keeps on turning out warm and tender songs, like the shadows on the wall.


John Prine Reflects on a Life Rich in Music
29 Oct 2015 // 4:14 AM

John Prine: “Just by singing the songs in (new) keys, just about all of them became brand new to me; it was really a surprise! So it renewed my interest in the old songs."

Kris Kristofferson's broad career just keeps happening
4 Mar 2011 // 3:00 AM

ST. LOUIS — Singer-songwriters? There's a million of them. Ones that do some acting? The list probably shrinks to a thousand or so. Throw in rugby

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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