A Poorly Annotated List Of Jeff’s Interviews

Here’s a list of interviews Jeff has done on Can’t Stop Won’t Stop and other stuff. They are roughly in reverse chronological order since 2005.

You may use the search function on the site and blog as well if you’re looking for specific search topics. For whatever it’s worth, this guy has a lot of opinions on a lot of things.

Please let us know of any missing interviews that need to be added or dead links to drop or fix. We web gnomes will do our best to keep it fresh given the crappy salaries Jeff is paying us and our bad morale.

Note: for a complete bio of our tormentor and patron, click to the Self page.


+Evelyn McDonnell, on the role of journalism in building community and the state of the art of arts journalism (podcast)
+The Arts Politic, on hip-hop and the role of the arts in social change
+In conversation with Marc Bamuthi Joseph on hip-hop aesthetics, hip-hop activism and artistic influences at the Museum of Contemporary Art (Led by Stephanie Shonekan)
+ mp3
+ pop-up stream
+ Short transcript at the USA Artists site
+T.A. Negro blog, one of the best interviews ever
+Cornell Daily Sun
+AP, on Jeff’s days at Cal
+Shades Magazine in conversation with the great Joan Morgan, whom we adore
+Total Chaos Forum :: Walker Art Center (podcast)
+Walker Art Center blog
+Scheme Online

DN.Kultur (In Swedish! We love Swedish web gnomes…)

The Beatrice Interview: Jeff Chang and Simon Reynolds Plus, Part 2

Asia/Pacific Arts



Boston Phoenix


Word Magazine Toronto

Folha Online (From Brasil! We love Brasilian web gnomes, too.)

Honolulu Advertiser


Honolulu Star-Bulletin


Campus Progress

The Nation

St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Chicago Reader


Philadelphia Weekly

Los Angeles Citybeat

Daily Bruin



San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Metro

San Francisco Bay Guardian

East Bay Express

CIIJ Newswatch

Radio/Audio Interviews with Jeff

The Takeaway, on poetry and arts in the White House
Addicted To Race Premium

WBAI Wake-Up Call, on Jeff’s 2007 Barack Obama article for Vibe

NPR News and Notes, a discussion with Farai Chideya on global hip-hop. We love Farai Chideya.

WNYC Soundcheck, on the Imus fallout. Imus sucks worse than our boss.

KPFA Morning Show, on Total Chaos

Sound of Young America

Fire On The Prairie

Sound Opinions with Jim DeRogatis & Greg Kot MP3 podcast

NPR Day To Day “The South Bronx Sound From Mambo to Hip-Hop”

Open Source Radio a panel with Bakari Kitwana and Boots Riley!

The Progressive Radio (downloadable/podcast ready)

Basementalism on KVCU (scroll to 4/30/05)

NPR: KQED Forum with Michael Krasny (scroll to “History and Future of Hip-Hop”)

NPR News & Notes with Ed Gordon and Farai Chideya

MPR :: 89.3 The Current

WXRT with Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot (Click Segment 4. Jim and Greg rock.)

WNYC Soundcheck, we like the Soundcheck crew because they have good taste.

WBAI with Jay Smooth, Hashim, and Leanne, three of the coolest radio people in NYC.

Hard Knock Radio (3 days worth if you can take it! Just scroll down to 2/16-2/18/05. Weyland gets props for endurance.)

Video Interviews with Jeff

“Hella Strike!” :: Speech at UC Berkeley, 2010 Educate The State Teach-In

Walker Arts Center Teen Arts Council :: Elephants, Needles and Hip-Hop (This was at the 2008 Republican National Convention after we got teargassed. Jeff didn’t.)

LBTV, Part 4 :: Politics and Art, from the great Lyrics Born’s website, done by the indubitable Justin Berger.

LBTV, Part 3 :: Hip-Hop Revolution? Naw!

CNN Blog Buzz, this one’s hilarious.

KPIX-5 (San Francisco), with Pam the Funkstress! We love Pam.

LBTV, Part 2 :: My So-Called Writing Career

LBTV, Part 1 :: The SoleSides Story

Flow TV

Profiles (Asian America)

That’s it. And it should be more than enough, haha.

Thanks for coming around,

Edith and Archie

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