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Charles Manson dead at 83

Charles Manson, the man who commanded a “family” of followers that carried out a string of murders in 1969, has died. He was 83 years old. Born to a 16-year old mother in Cincinnati, Ohio, Manson would grow up “in […]

Charles Manson dead at 83

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Charles Manson, the man who commanded a “family” of followers that carried out a string of murders in 1969, has died. He was 83 years old. Born to a 16-year old mother in Cincinnati, Ohio, Manson would grow up “in […]

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Vietnam vet talks about his experience: Part 2:  Mortars, mosquitos and a place we never were

A Conversation with a Vietnam Veteran In part one we learned about Ron Irwin’s first day in Vietnam. It was very dramatic and set the tone for what came next.

GQ outrage and IQ go together

I did some really deep research today and found out GQ magazine has a little over 600,000 subscribers and about 800,000 readers. In other words, most people, myself included,

Vietnam Vet talks about his first day in country

Part One:  Vietnam Day One We recently celebrated Veterans Day, in which our nation salutes all of the men and women who have served our country in many conflicts

“Psyche on Vine” is a very happy surprise

I will confess that when my friend and sometimes collaborator Paul Gant invited me to see a show at The Three Clubs on Vine I said “Sure” with just

Open Fist delivers with “deLEARious”

In a style reminiscent of Mel Brooks and Monte Python the Open Fist Theatre Company has launched a revival of the smash hit production of deLEARious now on stage

Burbank resident and USMC vet Ron Irwin announces his play about his Vietnam experience

BURBANK, CA working together with Burbank resident and screenwriter Rick Perry, Ron Irwin is near completion of his story with the working title of “1051 RVN.”  It is a

Larry McDonald: “I just wanted to be the conga player”

Larry McDonald is one of the most accomplished percussionists in the world. Honored in Jamaica in 2011 with a lifetime achievement award, for over fifty years McDonald has recorded

Navigating with “A Map of Virtue”

There is a new team in town, an experimental theatre company called “Barker Room Rep” and they are strutting their stuff with Erin Courtney’s award winning play A Map

Lee “Scratch” Perry’s “Underground Truths” at L.A.’s Dub Club

Top photo: Lee “Scratch” Perry performing at the Dub Club in Los Angeles  It’s hard to gauge the immensity of Lee “Scratch” Perry’s contributions to music. By dint of boundless

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