'New Friends' creator Mike O'Brian resides in northern San Diego. Mike is a radio programming executive. Randy Cox who co-produced the story, is an audio producer and voice-over artist. Recording Artist/Singer/Songwriter Steve Poltz (Jewel, Rugburns) co-wrote and performed all of the music in the 'New Friends' CD. Illustration: David Bischke (MFA San Diego State) Cast: Dusty the Dirt Bike - Steve Poltz Joey - Jason Welby Narrator - Scott Fisher Claire the Collie - Linda Welby Harvey the Horse - Jerry G. Bishop Farnsworth the Four Wheeler - Michael Ari Wulffhart Tommy the Tractor - Mike O'Brian Joey's Dad - Randy Cox.