Acoustic guitarist Steve Kotarek will be this week’s guest on KDRT’s “Listening Lyrics,” from 4 to 5 p.m. Friday. Kotarek is becoming regionally known for his insightful songwriting and his powerful, soulful voice.
Joining him in the studio will be his bandmate, Naomi Rogers-Hefley, who hails from the United Kingdom, has recently moved to California and adds her classical background to her fiddle playing.
Many local residents may previously seen Kotarek’s local performances during Davis’ Second Friday ArtAbout, Woodland’s Friday Art Walk or at the 2013 Davis Music Fest.
Radio show host Pieter Pastoor said he is thrilled to have Kotarek back in the studio; he first appeared on KDRT’s “Listening Lyrics” in March 2013. Pastoor’s weekly radio show regularly highlights local musicians and songwriters.
The show airs on KDRT, 95.7 FM, live at 4 p.m. Fridays, and is rebroadcast at 4 p.m. Saturdays, 7 p.m. Mondays and noon Tuesdays. It is available online at http://kdrt.org/programs/listening-lyrics.