All Strings Attached – Shemanski Family Plays ‘House Blend’

Bluegrass Quintet from Leona Valley Makes TV Debut with High-Lonesome Classics By Stephen K. Peeples All Strings Attached, the all-acoustic vocal-instrumental quintet featuring members of the Shemanski family from Leona Valley, California, makes its TV debut with a set of high-lonesome bluegrass classics on SCVTV’s “House Blend” show, hosted by Santa Clarita journalist Stephen K. Peeples Read More

Woodwork Carves Progressive Instrumental Set on SCVTV’s ‘House Blend’

Hot young Santa Clarita trio makes TV debut, plays sneak preview of first album, due late summer 2014 By Stephen K. Peeples Progressive instrumental trio Woodwork makes its TV debut carving a set of four new original songs on an all-new edition of  SCVTV’s “House Blend” series, hosted by Santa Clarita journalist Stephen K. Peeples and Read More

The Narwhals, formerly The Feaver, Rock ‘House Blend’ on SCVTV

Young Santa Clarita rock band reboots with new name, more original sound, premieres new songs on TV By Stephen K. Peeples Popular young Santa Clarita rock band The Narwhals – formerly The Feaver – return to debut their new name, sound and songs on a brand-new edition of SCVTV’s “House Blend” hosted by Santa Clarita Read More

Cowboy Band New West Guests on SCVTV’s ‘House Blend’

Santa Clarita cowboy music trio featuring Mike Fleming, Raul Reynoso and David Jackson celebrates the West, past and present By Stephen K. Peeples Legendary California cowboy band New West takes the stage on an all-new edition of  SCVTV’s popular “House Blend” series hosted by Santa Clarita journalist Stephen K. Peeples, premiering Saturday, April 12, at 10 Read More

Jazz Harp Queen Lori Andrews Encores on ‘House Blend’

Lori Andrews backed by Bart Samolis (guitar/bass) and Jim Honeyman (sax) By Stephen K. Peeples Visit the Peeples Place at KHTS portal. World-renowned jazz harp player Lori Andrews, backed by noted film-TV composer Bart Samolis on guitar and bass and Hollywood session ace Jim Honeyman on tenor sax, stars in an encore broadcast of SCVTV’s Read More

Santa Clarita Journalist Stephen K. Peeples Launches New Website

New Site Built with Chaz Key of Nine Eye Interactive on WordPress Platform Award-winning Santa Clarita journalist Stephen K. Peeples has produced a new website at, working with Santa Clarita SEO specialist and Web developer Chaz Key of Nine Eye Interactive Media. Providing a home for Peeples’ current posts and other original content, Read More

Nikhil Korula Launches Solo EP, NK Band Rocks House of Blues

Group Headlines July 9 with Songs from Korula’s ‘Solo Sessions’ By Stephen K. Peeples Multi-genre singer, songwriter, guitarist and bandleader Nikhil Korula and the NK Band will headline the House of Blues Sunset Strip on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at special party celebrating the release of Korula’s new EP, “Solo Sessions.” The group will spotlight Read More

Stewart ‘Dirk’ Fischer: An Appreciation

Fischer left a brilliant legacy of 60-plus years of arrangements and compositions. The Santa Clarita Valley lost a legendary composer/arranger and music educator, his family lost its remaining patriarch, and I lost a great friend when Stewart Roussard “Dirk” Fischer checked out on Monday afternoon, Feb. 25, 2013, at the age of 88. On Mar. Read More

Singer Sara Niemietz, Guitarist Snuffy Walden Preview New Songs on ‘House Blend’

Return to the Peeples Place at KHTS portal. Sara Niemietz & Snuffy Walden make encore ‘House Blend’ appearance Santa Clarita-based rock, soul and torch singer, songwriter, guitarist, recording artist and actress Sara Niemietz, along with her mentor, guitarist, songwriter and producer W.G. “Snuffy” Walden,” are the special guests on the next all-new edition of “House Read More

Circe Link, Christian Nesmith Guest On SCVTV’S ‘House Blend’

Genre-bending singer, songwriter, guitarist, bandleader and indie recording artist Circe Link with guitarist/songwriter/producer Christian Nesmith take center stage on the next all-new edition of “House Blend,” the WAVE award-nominated music-and-interview program on SCVTV hosted by veteran music journalist Stephen K. Peeples, debuting on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at 10 p.m. Pacific Time. With Nesmith on acoustic guitar and backing vocalists Read More