Editorial aide/feature and obituary writer Education: coursework at Montgomery College and Universtiy of Maryland
Terence McArdle has been a working blues singer-guitarist for 40 years and a Washington Post staffer since 1988. He released his first audio recording in 2004. Since 2008, he has brought his musical insights to bear on the obituaries of both celebrated and little known musicians. He also writes about social history for the Retropolis blog.