Jeff Zittrain

Right Action

Columns for Kynd Music magazine, 2005 – 2010

Here ya go – all 24 Right Action columns published to date (and one Kynd Blog) – In a brand new design with cool photos and (occasionally) witty captions! They’re listed here in reverse chronological order – the first one is at the bottom and explains the initial concept. But you can be a rebel – click on any of the titles and enjoy…  


Playing Heaven: “This one’s for Dr. John” w/John Liddle, Camus, Clint, Caine, Jim Morrison, Skip, the Golden Girls, and Jerry Garcia 
Viva Santana! Every Step of the Way to Childhood’s End w/Santana, Jeff Z, Santana, Arthur C. Clarke, Santana, Bill Murray, Spinal Tap, Santana, and Santana 
A Kynd Blog: Comin’ Around in a Kynd Blog w/Hamlet, Tenacious D, Adam Sandler, Andy Kaufman, Charlie Chaplin, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Mean Streets, Westworld, Planet of the Apes, Ingmar Bergman, and P.W. Herman…
Walkin’ the Edge of a Bloody Knife w/Jack Kerouac, T.S. Eliot, Stanley Kubrick, (pre-Abacab) Genesis, and the Z-Trane Electric Band
 Fear and Loathing in Freaks and Geeks, Calvin and Hobbes, and on the Campaign Trail ’07 w/Hunter Thompson, Terry Gilliam, Freaks and Geeks, Calvin and Hobbes, Dubya and Tricky Dick, Pete Townshend, and Montaigne 
Don’t Fear The Future w/MySpace, Blue Oyster Cult, The Doors, Yeats, Tanya Donelly, Peter Gabriel, and Mike Glendinning
Skip Trips: Borat on Acid w/ Sacha Baron Cohen, Carlos Castaneda, Aldous Huxley, Pink Floyd, Hunter Thompson, The Kinks, Monty Python, The Who and The Moody Blues
Can’t We All Just Get Along…And Jam? w/Music for Montserrat, Mark Knopfler, Dickey and the Dead, Derek and the Dominos, Wynton Marsalis, Richard Dry, Paul McCartney and Fleetwood Mac
Comin’ Around In A Circle w/ Jung, Lennon, Leary, Jesus, Burt Reynolds, Peter Gabriel, Joseph Campbell, Nietzsche, Harold Ramis, Robert Plant and James Brown
 A Stairway to Heaven or Just Dazed and Confused? w/ Pink Floyd, Rick Wright, Syd Barrett, Austin Powers, “UFO”, Led Zeppelin, Beavis, and Mimsy Were the Borogoves
How Can You Run When You Know? w/ Neil Young, Live Aid, The Grateful Dead, Thoreau and Quiet Riot
Sacrifice Something You Love w/ Ram Dass, Kiss, Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, Fleetwood Mac, Heart, Ted Nugent, Jimi Hendrix, 86, Eric Clapton.
Leave the Bone Alone w/ 24, Elton John, Buffy, Sesame Street and Gerry Mulligan
Ingmar Bergman’s Excellent Adventure w/ Ingmar Bergman, Bill & Ted, The Wallflowers, Easy Rider, David Bowie, Godzilla
Hope Is The Weapon w/ The Stones, The Steelers, Code Pink, MLK, Shakespeare, Gandhi, King Crimson
A Matter of Time w/ John Lennon, Ken Kesey, The Who, Pink Floyd
Give a Gift, Save the World, Really w/ iPod readers respond
This is the Way the World Ends w/ The iPod
Look At Yourself w/ Buffy & Angel
The Substance of Shadows w/ The Doors, Johnny Cash, Floyd, Sabbath
Stupid Contagious Stardust w/ Grunge, Government, Nirvana, Tim Leary, Bob Marley, Pink Floyd
Serendipitous Synchronicity w/ Hendrix, Nugent, Brazil, and the Blackfoot Buffalo Myth
You’ve Got to Get In to Get Out w/ X & Genesis
What is Music’s Place in the World? w/ Zen guitar
A Greater Jam w/ Guthrie, Dylan, Beatles, Miles Davis, Hendrix
Making the Jam Matter w/ The Dead, the 60s, Dylan, Thoreau, Jack Black