Below is a collection of links pertaining to Loose Gravel Press and the works we’ve published. Take some time to explore!

Sideways Star Thomas Haden Church Saves Mans Life

Sideways the Play – Winery Profile

Sideways the Play Extended Again Through September 2

An Intimate Afternoon with Rex Pickett

Santa Monica Mirror – Full Bodied Evening of Fun at Ruskin Group Theater

Ventura County Star – ‘Sideways’ the play goes down like a great pinot noir

Stage Scene LA

LA Weekly – “Sideways” Becomes a Stage Play

“Vertical” Wins Independent Publisher Book Awards Gold Medal for Fiction!

Ruskin Group Theatre Opens Rex Pickett’s SIDEWAYS THE PLAY World Premiere, 5/18

‘Sideways’ Authors Persistence Pays Off

Wall Street Journal – How Pinot Continues to Influence Sideways

Oregon Live

Taste of Wine – One on One With the Author of Sideways

Vertical Book Review from the Hollywood Reporter

Inside the Writing Life of Rex Pickett

Northwest Wine Telephonic Radio Interview

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‘Vertical Horizon’ – Santa Ynez Valley Journal by Jeremy Foster

Sonoma Chardonnay – Wine of the Week

Sideways’ Sequel Soars Straight Up – Karl Klooster, Yamhill Valley News Register

Rex Pickett on Oregon – Holmes & Johnson Productions

Miles and Me – Steve Heimoff’s Blog

Sequel Novel to Sideways Debuts: “Vertical” to Drop November 23, 2010 (PDF)

The Tasting Room with Tom Leykis – Interview with Rex Pickett (mp3)

IS THE (WINE) GLASS HALF FULL? Interview with Rex Pickett – Marco Mannone

The Wine Crush – Interview with Rex Pickett – Laura Lawson

Sideways Goes Vertical – Mark Spivak

Uncorked: ‘Sideways’ Author Ready for Next Step – James Nokes

Hangin’ with Sideways author Rex Pickett – Steve Heimoff of Wine Enthusiast

Sideways’ Sequel: Will Merlot Be Forgiven? – CNBC, Jane Wells



Steve Heimoff

Rex Pickett

Terra Terroir Restaurant

Fred Gunton’s Williamette Valley Wine Tours


Sideways the Play – 93% Sweet

Honeycutt’s Hollywood – Sideways the Play

ON WINE: Raise a toast to Miles’ return in new novel

WineCast Review

WineCast Review

The Hollywood Reporter

Amazon.com Reviews