Teddy Thompson

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Teddy Thompson becomes his own man

Sometimes a writer winces at the thought of having to ask the obvious but necessary question. So I'm grateful to Teddy Thompson for answering before I can even ask.
About a boy
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  January 20, 2012

Kid at play

Slouching on a Marriott lobby couch in jeans, T-shirt, and sandals, blond-haired Teddy Thompson looks like a California surfer.
Teddy Thompson ’ s country jag
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 16, 2007

Family affair

Linda Thompson’s voice is a powerful instrument.
Linda Thompson’s Versatile Heart
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 16, 2007

Rufus Wainwright

Despite Rufus Wainwright’s intentions, Release the Stars could be his most lavishly appointed disc yet.
Release the Stars | Geffen
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  June 11, 2007

War and peace

More often than not, when an artist gets airplay covering a decades-old song, it’s out of desperation — the sign of a career on its way down.
Cowboy Junkies expand their reach
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  May 08, 2007

Folk hero - side

By  |  March 28, 2006


Family matters

“I wouldn’t really say that my music is introverted and sad,” Teddy Thompson says on the road from a Chicago venue.
Teddy Thompson takes after the ’rents
By KEN MICALLEF  |  March 28, 2006

Drum talk

Glenn Kotche is not under the illusion that solo percussion albums have a built-in audience. So who might buy his new Mobile (Nonesuch)?
Wilco’s Glenn Kotche and Loose Fur
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  March 28, 2006