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Wednesday, January 26 2011

Remain Happy Ever After: A Conversation with the Jayhawks' Mark Olson

Reunited with the Jayhawks after 16 years, Mark Olson couldn't be happier. On the eve of their first tour together since his departure, Olson chats with PopMatters about influences, quitting the band, and the mystery that is life unfolding.


Sunday, June 29 2014

The Jayhawks: Sound of Lies / Smile / Rainy Day Music

This Jayhawks reissue campaign makes us reconsider the band's legacy and shows how a band turned uncertainty into a new identity.

Tuesday, November 15 2011

The Jayhawks + Rosanne Cash: 21 October 2011 - New York

With the Jayhawks, it always comes back to those voices and that vibe.

Wednesday, September 21 2011

The Jayhawks: Mockingbird Time

The Jayhawks' return suffers too often from being weighty without being significant.

Thursday, January 20 2011

The Jayhawks: Hollywood Town Hall / Tomorrow the Green Grass

Two of the Jayhawks' seminal albums just got the expansion job. They continue to sound lovely and seekers of obscurities are well served.

Sunday, August 1 2010

The Jayhawks: The Jayhawks

This reissue reveals a young band making music that's good, but not as stunning as what they'd later produce.


Wednesday, January 26 2011

The Jayhawks take long road back to fresh start

CHICAGO — Patience and perseverance are the great lost virtues of cultural experience, but sometimes they pay off. The Jayhawks know from experience. The Minneapolis band

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