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Kung Fu Cowboy attacked by scorpion

Movie STARRING The Hippy Coyote?


Last album released by AMERICAN ZEN:

Kung Fu Cowboy PART 1

LEVEL 4 = Kung Fu Cowboy PART 1: King Solomon's Temple

Available at:

    iTunes   "Shaolin Communications"

    Shaolin Records

2012 Releases
from Shaolin Records

Coyote Radio Tujunga

THC The Hippy Coyote

Coyote Radio Tujunga album coverThe FOLK ROCK TROUBADOUR
was The Hippy Coyote
from 1973 to 2009.

was recorded LIVE (without overdubs)
around 2003
in Tujunga, California.

14 songs of love, lust, and enlightenment.



"Dizzy, My Toxic Daughter"

American Zen

Halloween Single Song Release

for Caitlin's Halloween Party.

"Dizzy, My Toxic Daughter - Halloween Single Release"
by The Rich.

Special Halloween Release


Live in Venice

The Rich

The Rich featuring The Coyote 1979The Rich are back!


Support The Rich!

Be a Rich supporter. Hee hee.

Released September 23, 2012 for Coyote's 40-year high school reunion in San Diego, California.



4 Decades of Love poetry book

Richard Del Connor, The Hippy Coyote

American Zen LOVE


Coyote invents new ebook layout for lyric and music books.


New ebook formats require resizing and text flow.

  • Coyote uses "underlines" between chords to maintain their placement when lines are broken
  • Published 11/11/2011 in Montrose, California



LEVEL 4 of American Zen

One out of 1,000 people rise to LEVEL 4 = KUNG FU COWBOY.King Solomon's Temple album

  • You have a spiritual lifestyle
  • You talk and debate about the many concepts of God
  • The Original Buddha, created his Buddhist religion when he rose to LEVEL 4 = KUNG FU COWBOY
  • You realize that your happiness is God's happiness
  • You see the community as your family and desire to protect and nurture you neighbors
  • You live a KUNG FU LIFESTYLE of good health, good living, and good exercise
  • Karate is a sport for beating people up -- but Kung Fu is a way of life to bring happiness to yourself and all around you
  • Song sample: "Kung Fu Cowboy"
  • Song sample: "Spirit Gun"
  • Song sample: "Kill The Spider"
  • Poem sample: "Horses And Harleys"

American Zen's 1st album =


CDs and the Buddhist Journey of American Zen

Enter American Zen's Website

Level 1 of their Buddhist Journey began with their CD: LEVEL 1 = PEACE OF MIND.

This folk rock album got Coyote's music on CLASSIC ROCK radio stations. A couple FOLK MUSIC radio stations also picked up on Coyote's solo performances like "Simple Lady."

American Zen LEVEL 1


America's First Buddhist Rock Band, American Zen



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