Andrew Tonkovich

Andrew Tonkovich

The Squaw Valley writers workshops are annual events organized by the “Community of Writers at Squaw Valley.” Novelist Oakley Hall and writer Blair Fuller founded the community more than four decades ago, and the conferences are held each summer in Olympic Valley, California. Workshops are convened in fiction, non-fiction,...
3 Leg Torso

3 Leg Torso

Co-founding members of the band 3 Leg Torso, Béla Balogh and Courtney Von Drehle, tell me about their diverse musical influences and their latest album, Animals and Cannibals. This interview is a mix of words and music produced for KVMR radio. Photo credit – Oregon Arts Watch. And for...
Antsy McClain

Antsy McClain

I chatted with Antsy McClain, of Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours fame, about his artistic philosophy and latest recording, Living the Dream … a cool mix of words and music produced for KVMR radio … And for friends in the northern Calivada region, Antsy and the Trubadours...
Eric Stern – the Vagabond Opera

Eric Stern – the Vagabond Opera

I spoke with operatic tenor, accordionist and founder of the Vagabond Opera Eric Stern about his Neo-Cabaret ensemble and their latest recording, “Sing for Your Lives.” A mix of words and music produced for KVMR radio. For friends in the northern Calivada region, you can see the Vagabond Opera...