Long time jazz fan, broadcaster, writer and general cultural observer.
Past contributor to Jazz Times, Coda, Option, Tucson Weekly.
Host of The Ragged Edge (1983-2001)on KXCI-FM, profiling contributions of the jazz avant-garde and creative improvised music.
Jazz host and Music Director for KUAZ-FM (1985-2009), University of Arizona's Jazz and public affairs station.
Founder and Executive Director of Zeitgeist (1995-2005), presenter of adventurous jazz in over 80 concerts, including Steve Lacy, Evan Parker, Ellery Eskelin, Ray Anderson, Oliver Lake, Joe McPhee, Tony Malaby, Time Berne, Gerry Hemingway and Sam Rivers.