DJ Liz Schulte talks with the punk icon about Music May, making music with X, his books, and his television and film career. Music May is curated by John Doe and films screen Fridays and Saturdays starting May 5 at the Salt Lake Film Society's Broadway Theater.
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John Doe is a founding member of the legendary punk rock band X, who released ALPHABETLAND in April 2020. His 11th solo record, Fables in a Foreign Land (Fat Possum Records) was released in May of 2022. He has appeared in more than 60 films and television productions, some of his most notable roles have been in Road House, Georgia, Roadside Prophets, Great Balls of Fire, Pure Country and Roswell.
Doe's most recent film effort is playing the lead, Frank Bigelow, in a period-correct, re-imagined version of the film noir D.O.A. So far it has won several film festival awards including Best Picture & Best Actor.
He currently lives in Austin, Texas.