Category Archives: Music Recording

Summertime Blues

Well, the Folk Festival is a month behind us and I haven’t done much, musically speaking, since then – just a couple performances here at the house. I don’t know if it’s waxing age or waning inspiration, but my vitality … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day, once again, a new song

Yes, I have a new song for my Bride.  This year’s song is explicitly interracial!  Yes indeed, and it’s the first one I’ve ever written in that light.  This is a celebration of a love that might have never happened … Continue reading

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Happy 2018! (it’s a bidding)

It’s NOT an assessment – way too early for that. But it IS a bidding. I’m wishing you all a very happy and healthy 2018.  Of course, with the state of world affairs right now, our collective health may be … Continue reading

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Slippin’ into the “Third World”

Before hurricane Harvey hit Houston, I was commiserating about the decline of America’s work ethic and the rise of isolationism in our attitudes. Violence I saw (in Charlottesville and San Francisco) conjured up images of bloody revolutions we have seen … Continue reading

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North Carolina Privates Investigators – music video (rough cut)

This is a social commentary song I just had to write. I wrote it yesterday and video recorded it today.  This dear friends is HUMOR. So lighten up and laugh a little.   ///Darrell Darrell Elmer Rodgers Singer, Songwriter, Performer, … Continue reading

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Music Video: End of the Line

I had been chipping away at building this video for some time when my friend (and superb guitar player) Joey Weissgerber provided me some video footage he took of me performing at Tempe Center for the Arts.  With a slight … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day: What It Is

Here is my annual Valentine’s day song for my Bride. It’s called “What It is” as in: “it is what it is” – that old cliche’. Some people can’t stand the old cliche’ because they say “it doesn’t tell me … Continue reading

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