Karl du Fresne lives in Masterton with his wife Jolanta. He has worked in newspaper and magazine journalism as an editor, feature writer and columnist. In a former life he was also a bass guitarist. Karl was born in Pahiatua in 1950.
Glen Campbell's classic hit "Galveston" - what was that all about, and where the hell is Galveston, anyway? Karl du Fresne goes exploring in his new book about the birthplaces of American songs.