Archive for Mike Patton

Mike Patton And Duane Denison Talk Tomahawk ‘Downtime’

Posted in Interviews with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 01/27/2010 by kurtorzeck

In light of the 1999 Duane Denison interview and Jesus Lizard trivia labyrinth that have recently been posted in these parts, here’s another vintage conversation with the guitarist, along with Tomahawk bandmate Mike Patton. Continue reading

Shining’s Blackjazz: Two Cent Review

Posted in Album Reviews, Reviews with tags , , , on 01/26/2010 by kurtorzeck

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Isis’ Aaron Turner In ’02: Oceanic Is ‘The Best Material We’ve Ever Written’

Posted in Interviews with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 01/08/2010 by kurtorzeck

Last week saw the publish of a post drawing possible connections between what many consider to be Isis’ ultimate masterpiece, Oceanic, and one of the most important novels to come out of the 20th century, Arthur Koestler’s “Darkness at Noon.” Keeping the Oceanic momentum going, here’s an interview I conducted with the band in October 2002, just weeks after the album came out. Continue reading