Category: Music

Radio Interview on Inside Art with Dave Drexler

Dave Drexler, host of the Inside Art radio show, did an interview with me last Sunday on San Diego’s Jazz88.3 FM. We talked about Desert City Diva and the Rolly Waters mystery series. We also talked about why San Diego… Read More

100 Songs, 58 Instruments. No errors.

Update:The graphic below is accurate and true, and still fun to look through. The error I spotted has been corrected. For the record, the original graphic listed the clavinet as being played on Eddie Cochran’s Summertime Blues. It… Read More

Guitar Solos from the Three Kings

I like to tell people that the Rolly Waters mystery novels are my revenge on guitar players, but some of of my favorite people are guitar players. No, really. I’ve known a lot of guitar players, and some… Read More

Guitar Players and Private Dicks: 10 Traits in Common

I write mystery novels that feature a private investigator named Rolly Waters. He’s also a guitar player – a very good guitar player, but not a particularly successful one. That’s why he has a day job as a… Read More

Free Songs From my Vaults – Music from the Rolly Waters Mystery Series

As I mentioned in a previous blog entry, one of the things I get to do when working on my Rolly Waters books is raid my songwriting closet for material that I can use as lyrics for Rolly… Read More