Category: Music

Desert City Diva:The Podcast

The Desert City Diva Podcast is now live. This ain’t one of those two guys sitting around a microphone things, but a full-on audio adaptation of my 2016 mystery novel. Professional actors! High production values! Heck, I even …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …