Author Thom Hatch is back for another great hour. His new book is “The Last Days of George Armstrong Custer: The True Story of the Battle of the Little Bighorn.” Hatch is one of the foremost experts on Custer. Joining in the conversation later in the hour is Voices ofContinue Reading

Franzi starts out the show talking with Sally Reichardt of the Empire Ranch Foundation about the Spring Trail Ride the group held Easter Weekend. And, Jane Coleman also joins in on the conversation talking about her latest book. After the first break, Franzi talks with author and rancher Richard Collins.Continue Reading

Author Terry Mort is in studio with Franzi to talk about Mort’s latest book, “The Wrath of Cochise.” It’s a look at the Bascom Affair that launched a two-decade battle with the Apaches in the Arizona and New Mexico Territory and Mexico.AmazonContinue Reading

It’s end of the month Movie Time on Voices of the West. Joining Franzi in the studio is Bunker De France, a retired Hollywood stuntman who also appeared in 52 episodes of the “High Chaparral” TV series filmed at Old Tucson. On the phone from New Mexico is author RobertContinue Reading

Ron & Renee Lewis stop by the studio to talk about their Double R Ranch at Grapevine Canyon. Joining in the conversation is John Komrada. The ranch offers horseback riding on numerous trails throughout southeastern Arizona.Continue Reading

Franzi talks with a number of western authors via telephone who are at the Tucson Festival of Books event. Among the authors:  Sherry Monahan, Doug Hocking, and Johnny Boggs.Continue Reading

In studio guest is western author Catherine Spude to talk about her latest book, Saloons, Prostitutes, and Temperance in Alaska Territory, available at Amazon.com Continue Reading

Our regular end of the month program about western movies, the music and the actors. Joining Franzi in studio is former Hollywood stuntman Bunker de France. On the phone is Hollywood insider Todd Roberts. The topic this time is the women in western movies.Continue Reading

Author Bill Markley joins Franzi for the hour to talk about his books, which include a behind the scenes look at the filming of Dances With Wolves. Markley is Civil War re-enactor who was in the film. He also wrote Deadwood Dead Men, a story about Deadwood. Visit his website: http://www.billmarkley.com/.Continue Reading

Author Carolyn Niethammer joins Franzi to talk about her new book, The Piano Player. It’s a novel about a woman who plays the piano at the Birdcage Theater in Tombstone, set in 1882. Also phoning in is southeast Arizona author Doug Hocking. He calls in from Boot Hill in TombstoneContinue Reading