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Welcome to San Quentin

State Prison Nation

Live From KSVY Studio B, Buzzy Martin

Inmate Sgt. Jack

Rock Book Show Interview: Buzzy Martin "Don't Shoot! I'm The Guitar Man."

Free Don't Shoot! Im the Guitar Man Lesson Plan

August 28, 2012

We are very happy to announce that, at no cost there is now a student reading lesson plan available (written by Mr. Oetiker, Teacher/Educator) that match's the curriculum of the Santa Clara University (SCU) Character Based literacy (CBL) Program.
DON'T SHOOT! I'M THE GUITAR MAN lesson plan teaches information every child needs to be aware of as they make their choices into their adulthood. Students will learn the knowledge that if they do not show restraint, they will be restrained by the Justice System. This most powerful student lesson plan has students keep Word Wall List’s, as well as settings, character and Page Number List, which is provided in this lesson plans. You can have your students keep a page of list of Adverbs and a page of a list of Adjectives. They should be required to have in their English section of their ring binder that they turn in every morning for points towards their daily average.

DOWNLOAD THE FREE LESSON PLAN HERE

DOWNLOAD THE FREE LESSON PLAN HERE

"In Discussion", International Radio Interview

December 22, 2011
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Glide Magazine Interview

December 8, 2011
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G-TV Book Review

September 20, 2011
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Music Behind Bars: The Oak Leaf, Santa Rosa Junior College

September 13, 2011
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The Songwriters Webcast™ One-On-One Interview

September 5, 2011
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Faith Middleton Show: Don't Shoot! I'm The Guitar Man and The Noël Coward Reader

August 16, 2011
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Sonoma West Article

August 15, 2011
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KSRO Interview

August 3, 2011
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Prodigy Announces Movie, "Don't Shoot! I'm the Guitar Man"

August 4, 2011
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Random House Publishes Live Aus San Quentin in Germany

July 19, 2011
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In Discussion with Dave Gibbons

March 9, 2011
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Ask the Judge

March 1, 2011
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Santa Clara Valley Signal

February 25, 2011
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Blog Talk Radio - Helping Heros

February 24, 2011
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City Youth Now

January 20, 2011
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KSVY Radio Friday Guys@5 Interview

January 2, 2011
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Reality Check Interview

January 1, 2011
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Sonoma West Article

December 30, 2010
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Radio Curious Interview

December 20, 2010
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Dr. Molly Barrow Show Interview

December 17, 2010

Al Cole Radio Interview with Dave & Bill

December 15, 2010

The Bob Edwards Show - XM Satellite radio

December 9, 2010
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WESH TV Morning Show

December 9, 2010
Holiday gift recommendations!

Blogtalkradio Radio Interview with Dave & Bill

November 9, 2010

 

Future Media Research Lab Article

November 4, 2010
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The Guitar Buzz. . . Book Review

October 18, 2010
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KSRO - "The Drive" Radio Interview

September 29, 2010

 

The Jefferson Exchange Radio Interview

September 23, 2010

 

Premier Guitar Article

September, 2010
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KZST - "The Showgram" Radio Interview

September 14, 2010

 

KSRO "Center Stage" Radio Interview

September 8, 2010

 

Copperfield’s features Buzzy Martin book signing

September 8, 2010
Sonoma West Times and News
Don’t shoot! Just come to the book signing.

Sebastopol author and musician Buzzy Martin will be signing copies of his book “Don’t Shoot! I’m the Guitar Man,” at Copperfield’s Books in Sebastopol on Thursday, Sept. 16 at 7 p.m. READ MORE

 

Buzzy Lectures at Santa Rosa Junior College Administrators of Justice

 

Don’t Shoot! I'm the Guitar Man
Strikes Movie Deal

August, 2010
Recoil Magazine
When Buzzy Martin took his first walk into the gates of San Quentin Prison, he had no idea that his life's journey would become a published book and a feature film. READ MORE

 

Rock-n-Roll Ranch Internet Radio Interview

July 5, 2010

 

Don’t Shoot! Just give the man a movie deal

April 14, 2010
Sonoma West Times & News
Oprah never called back, and the City of Santa Rosa passed him by, but Penguin Books has come around and Prodigy Entertainment is set to make his book, “Don’t Shoot! I’m the Guitar Man” into a movie. READ MORE

 

Guitarblogstar

http://guitarblogstar.com/roll-of-honour/buzzy-martin-guitar-hero/

 

Striking a chord with kids at risk

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2005/05/20/NBGPOCNQLO1.DTL

 

Celebrity musicians perform local benefit for at-risk kids

http://www.metroactive.com/papers/sonoma/02.24.00/benefitconcert-0008.html

 

San Francisco Chronicle -
Sebastopol Musician Doesn't Miss a Beat
Helping Kids at Risk

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2000/02/25/NB11433.DTL#ixzz0aXowHHQm

 

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Press Democrat Letter to the Editor

Sonoma West Times and News Letter to the Editor- June 25, 2009

Buzzy Holds Concert for Music for Kids at Risk

Spreading the Word of Music

Letter from Dana Pedersen, Roseland Elementary Principal

Letter from Matthew R. Fenske, Kent County Detention Superintendent

Letter from Jeffrey Weaver, Chief of Police, Sebastopol Police Department

 

 

 

 

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