Los Angeles


A Pirate's Exile: Lost in the City of Angels

Eatonville, WA, August 18th, 2014-Los Angeles is not for the faint of heart.  It is a dichotomy of how stunningly beautiful and depressingly ugly life can be.  As I pulled into the LA Greyhound terminal, I had a dollar to my name.  I traded it for quarters and called my […]


A Pirate's Exile: Bussing across the U.S.A.

San Diego, CA, July 27th, 2014-Crossing the country on a bus is something everyone should try to do more often. It’s a reasonably affordable way to actually see things. I rode the Greyhound from Wilmington, NC to Los Angeles, CA with a slight layover for Bonnaroo and a little Salem, […]


The Road to Angel’s Perch – Before Memories Fade

There’s something about a far-off, bellowing train whistle that swiftly lures a dreamer to chase its twisting steel tracks and smoky black billows into the most obscure whereabouts; all for the sake of a new adventure. The clanging of the bell with a shout, “All aboard!” sets one’s mind to […]


Angie Stone Bares Her Neo-Soul in New Single, “Do What U Gotta Do”

ALBUM DUE IN SEPTEMBER Atlanta, GA — In a triumphant return to her trademark neo-soul, Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Angie Stone releases a new single this week, “Do What U Gotta Do,” kicking it off with a party in Los Angeles sponsored by legendary R&B radio station KJLH.  The first track […]


Kevin Costner Kicks Off Whirlwind Week of Major Network TV Appearances

Acclaimed Actor/Singer Launching New Mini-Series & Soundtrack CD Nashville, TN — Academy Award-winning Kevin Costner has kicked off a power-packed week of appearances on network television.  The action got underway with yesterday’s appearance on NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Here’s the link in case you missed the episode: […]