I've been working as an entertainment journalist since the late '80s. My primary focus was local arts and culture, but I've also had the opportunity to interview touring artists as well.
In advance of an appearance in Long Beach, comedian and actor Lewis Black spoke about his love of theater and hate of politics.
This Saturday, beloved actress Molly Ringwald will be joining the Long Beach Symphony for a celebration of Broadway Blockbusters.
In this interview with Canadian singer and songwriter KD Lang, she speaks about touring, recording, and the art of performing.
Rock bassist Janis Tanaka has had a storied career, spanning genres, decades, playing with small bands, and touring the world with Pink.
One of the key creative voices of the Beach Boys, Al Jardine speaks about his new album, and returning to the road with his old friends.
Jethro Tull mastermind Ian Anderson speaks in advance of a world tour supporting Thick As A Brick II.
Blazing a trail for the New Wave vanguard, Gary Numan has released countless albums and built a multi-generational fan base.
5 Questions with Michael Rossato-Bennett, Director ...
Comedian, actor and radio personality Ralph Garman speaks candidly about his early career and collaborating with Kevin Smith.
Exene Cervenka, best known as the singer for X, speaks about all sorts of stuff...
Famed Police drummer and composer Stewart Copeland speaks about writing opera.
One of the most successful songwriters of the 20th Century, Paul Williams penned hits for The Carpenters and, most recently, with Daft Punk. In this podcast interview, he speaks about overcoming addiction and the value of publishing.
World renowned sculptor Frank E. Cummings III shares insights into an impressive retrospective exhibition of his work.
Peter Blegvad shares insights into his life as an expat artist, his early explorations in the avant garde with Slapp Happy and Henry Cow, and his love of a well crafted song.
With his brother, Richard Sherman has penned some of the most beloved songs. Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, and Bedknobs And Broomsticks are but a few of the films they contributed to.