Ken Tucker

Ken Tucker reviews rock, country, hip-hop and pop music for Fresh Air. He is a cultural critic who has been the editor-at-large at Entertainment Weekly, and a film critic for New York Magazine. His work has won two National Magazine Awards and two ASCAP-Deems Taylor Awards. He has written book reviews for The New York Times Book Review and other publications.

Tucker is the author of Scarface Nation: The Ultimate Gangster Movie and Kissing Bill O'Reilly, Roasting Miss Piggy: 100 Things to Love and Hate About Television.

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3:14pm

Wed July 29, 2015
Music Reviews

Ashley Monroe's 'Blade' Blends Country Sentiment And Delicate Phrasings

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1:07pm

Tue July 21, 2015
Music Reviews

'Sonic Trickster' Miguel Blends Genres And Melodies On 'Wildheart'

Originally published on Tue July 21, 2015 8:48 pm

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2:14pm

Tue July 14, 2015
Book Reviews

Jason Isbell's 'Something More Than Free' Rings With The Promise of Joy

Originally published on Tue July 14, 2015 5:47 pm

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1:01pm

Mon July 6, 2015
Movie Reviews

Country's Kacey Musgraves Mixes Wit And Sincerity In 'Pageant Material'

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 5:11 pm

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2:24pm

Thu June 25, 2015
Music Reviews

Leon Bridges Offers Retro R&B With A Twist In 'Coming Home'

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