Tag Archives: Folk Music

2019 Valentine’s Day song: No Doubt About It

As you know, I started a tradition in 2012 by presenting a song video to my Bride for Valentine’s Day. The first year was easy because the song was already written and recorded, and the video was just photos strung … Continue reading

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New Year, Old Favorites

I just received an email from the Tucson Kitchen Musicians Association saying: Congratulations! The Tucson Kitchen Musicians Association  (TKMA) is pleased to invite Darrell Elmer Rodgers  to perform at the 34th Annual Tucson Folk Festival. You are scheduled to perform at 3:00 … Continue reading

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Laveen Folk Festival – 17 November

I will be there! I perform at 11:30 AM on the the “Laveen (East) Stage”. This is a pioneering event in that it is (I believe) the first Folk Festival in Laveen (at least in a very long time).  It’s … Continue reading

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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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Scenes from the 33rd Annual Tucson Folk Festival

Well, we did it. We made it to the show for the tenth year in a row. It got real hot, but we delivered!  And we certainly weren’t alone! So many fine musicians and wonderful performances! Here are some pics: … Continue reading

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Almost Ready for the TFF

Me and the band have been practicing. We surprised ourselves with how quickly we got back into groove.  Of course, we’ve been playing together for 10 years, but since I moved to New Mexico, we rarely team up. Michael Parker … 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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