TONIGHT – Bobby and Colleen Dunn Bates are in conversation on Vroman’s LIVE, hosted by Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena. Drop in to hear them discussing Bobby’s first book “The Saint I Ain’t”. The discussion will be followed by a Q and A as well as Bobby reading a few stories from the book. 6PM(PST).
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Bobby and Kokayi discuss, music, memoir and inspiration for “Talk Me To The Bridge”, a roundtable hosted by Cambridge Common Writers’ Michael Mercurio and Lisa Pegram from Mind Buck Media. For more about Kokayi visit his website HERE
Bobby is the guest on WFMU’s (NYC) film-music radio show, MORRICONE ISLAND, hosted by Devon E. Levins.
Tune in to hear Bobby discussing his first book “The Saint I Ain’t”, as well as music tracks from his film scores… He’ll also be reading a few stories from the book. Tonight at 7PM(EST).
Listen at Morricone Island WFMU to hear the show live and on archive.
Bobby is profiled in today’s Pasadena Weekly! Click HERE to read the article “‘The Saint I Ain’t’: Pasadena musician, film composer Bobby Johnston’s book dreams of escape”, by Bliss Bowen.
Bobby’s first book, The Saint I Ain’t: Stories from Sycamore Street was published by Fomite Press on February 9th, 2021. The book is a collection of short stories told in a hybrid style of poetry and personal narrative, which bestselling author Hector Tobar describes as “a moving and finely-crafted work of literary art.”
For more information, visit Bobby’s author site at: Bobby Johnston | Author
Bobby is featured in Michele Thomas’ “Maker’s Series”, profiling his composing, recording and collaborative process as a film composer. Visit Michele’s website to view the segment on video and in photographs.