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Music, Misc. Reviews: Lindon Kwesi Johnson

Misc. Reviews: Lindon Kwesi Johnson

Unlike such come-lately scribes as Jewel and Billy Corgan, Jamaican-born, U.K.-based "dub poet" Linton Kwesi Johnson had released books of his work years before he recorded a single verse. Still, most know LKJ for his albums containing spoken-word portraits of…
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Music, Stir It Up

Stir It Up

"Let's get into it, man." Linton Kwesi Johnson impatiently announces from his office in London that he's "really pushed for time." The oft-interviewed artist may be heralded as an alternative poet-laureate by everyone from singer/ activist Michael Franti to Caribbean…
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