Oliver Mtukudzi

Oliver Mtukudzi

In this interview I chat with Zimbabwean superstar Oliver Mtukudzi about his latest album and the meaning of his songs – a careful mix of words and music produced for KVMR radio. (9:59) And friends in the northern Calivada region, Oliver will perform on Wednesday April 3rd in the...
Grant-Lee Phillips

Grant-Lee Phillips

Singer-songwriter Grant Lee Phillips and I take a tour of his latest album, Walking in the Green Corn … music and words produced for KVMR radio. For friends in the northern Calivada region, Grant-Lee Philips will be playing on the 29th of March in a very special space, the...

Contest Finalist

My short story Untested Design was a finalist in the flash fiction contest held during the annual AWP (Association of Writers and Writing Programs) conference … thanks to judges Clifford Garstang, Bonnie ZoBell and Shaindel Beers for organizing a free competition that inspired a lot of good writing I’m...
Joe Pug

Joe Pug

In this interview I chat with singer-songwriter Joe Pug about his art and philosophy – a mix of words and music. This piece was produced for KVMR radio Nevada City, California. (6:11) For friends in the northern Calivada region, Joe is opening for Joe Ely at Harlow’s in Sacramento,...
Cozy Cuppa ?

Cozy Cuppa ?

I relish the chance to have a cup of coffee with visitors to this web site. So here is your invitation to visit me for a yummy cup of virtual press pot coffee … music is John Scofield from his album Uberjam … coffee is from The Hub Coffee...