Tag Archives: folk

Testimony

I just finished another audio book. This one is ‘Testimony’ by Robbie Robertson of The Band, who backed up Bob Dylan when he went electric. Robbie also had lots of success on his own after The Band. I gained a … Continue reading

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Suzie Vinnick

One of many nice surprises at the Kerrville Folk Festival this year was Suzie Vinnick.  She was booked as part of the evening concert line up and I liked her music right off the bat.  Bluesy, soulful and a bit … Continue reading

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Dancin’ Joe

It took me a year,  but I finally got to meet him. Last year was the first time I went to the Kerrville Folk Festival. It’s an 18 day singer/songwriter festival where almost every Texas artist ( as well as … Continue reading

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Walter

I met Walter last weekend at the Kerrville Folk Festival. He kindly agreed to allow me to take his portrait, which I enhanced here, using Photoshop. It turns out, Walter builds sandcastles and is quite good at it. Take a … Continue reading

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Hogan and Moss

Americana roots/Original country musicians Jon Hogan and Maria Moss. Taken with iPhone5 by the back porch light. Here’s a video taken at my favorite radio station KPFT. It gives a little info on their background and a sample of their … Continue reading

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Charlie Robison at RCC

I went to see Charlie Robison last night at The Redneck Country Club (RCC).  I’d seen him about 15 years ago and loved him.  Last night, he was even better! Raucous and grubby yet at the same time, smooth and … Continue reading

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Billy Joe Shaver

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