Jan Irvin puts it thusly: "Today Dave McGowan rejoins the Gnostic Media podcast for part 2 to discuss "The CIA and the Music of Laurel Canyon -- The Magic Carpet Ride". This episode is being released on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, and was recorded April 3, 2014.
David McGowan was born and raised in the suburbs of Los Angeles, California, where he still resides. After graduating from UCLA in 1983 with an unused degree in psychology, he went to work in construction and now works as a general contractor. He is the proud father of three daughters and is a lifelong music fan."