Ken Tucker Ken Tucker is the pop music critic for Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
Ashton Shepherd's Alabama 'Sounds'
Two Divas, Both Alike in Mononyms
Hayes Carll, Finding 'Trouble' Where He Can
Was (Not Was) Is Back After 15-Year Hiatus
'Cry-Baby,' A Score for Broadway
Waco Brothers, 'Live and Kicking' in Chicago
Adam Green, at 'Sixes & Sevens'
A 'Brighter' Album from the Drive-By Truckers
From Vampire Weekend, World Music with a Bite
The Magnetic Fields' 'Noise' from New York
Taking a 'Good Look' at the Fleshtones
Sarah Johns' 'Big Love in a Small Town'
A Critic Assesses The Year in Rehab (Er, Rock)
Christmas Music with a Critic's OK
Britney Spears' Creative 'Blackout'