Freedy Johnston

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 5-6-22 – 5-12-22 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 6, 2022

unmistakable Freedy spot on-ness

The 1,001 Greatest Songs of the 20th Century – 300 to 291

By Steve Crawford | May 16, 2021

That’s going on the album

The 500 Greatest Songs of the 1990s – 30 to 21

By Steve Crawford | December 2, 2020

emotionally stuck

Freedy Johnston’s “Neon Repairman” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 29, 2015

Freedy has done this sort of album so often it feels like effortless, and that is a sort of grace that only time can give you. Low key, sweet, beautifully played with a full band it is just another Freedy album. What more do you want?

Different Songs With The Same Name, Part II

By Steve Crawford | April 23, 2014

As attentive readers know, the theme of this piece is great songs by different artists that share the same title. In the first article on this subject, we learned to “Walk Like a Man” with The Four Season and Bruce Springsteen (but forgot Grand Funk), we observed “Love Is All Around” from the Troggs and Joan Jett, and we were infatuated with “Starry Eyes” by The Records and Roky Erickson.