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Rebecca Loebe
"...Your Ghosts finds the Atlanta-raised singer effortlessly crystallizing jazzy pop-folk on her fourth LP. "Growing Up" stands out immediately..."

April 12, 2019 Music Review by Christina Garcia

Another Epic Austin City Limits HOF
Roy Orbison, Rosanne Cash, Neville Brothers, and LBJ honored
"...Stonewall-born 36th U.S. Commander-in-Chief famously witnessed during the inaugural Kerrville Folk Festival, could star, with attendant Lone Star country..."

Oct. 26, 2017 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Warren Hood Band Record Review
"...spin on the burgeoning, suede-smooth Americana easing out of folk, rock, and singer-songwriter histrionics. Stitch in bluegrass, jug band,..."

July 12, 2013 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

For the Sake of the Song
For the Sake of the Song
"...Say You Love Me Too (Brambus), is a contemporary folk offering that blends all manner of Texas sounds. From..."

May 7, 2010 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

The Hudsons Live Album
Record review
"...The Hudsons describe their original acoustic songs as folk music, but with terms like "titty dancers and cocaine"..."

Nov. 11, 2005 Music Review by David Lynch

Love in the Time of War
Nanci Griffith returns after a four-year absence, heart, mind, and activism in hand
" places like the Hole in the Wall and Kerrville Folk Festival. She even appeared as an opening act..."

Feb. 25, 2005 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

The Rock Pile
"...will get here, but suffice it to say that Kerrville Folk Festival founder/producer Rod Kennedy's very personal reminiscences are..."

Dec. 4, 1998 Books Feature by Margaret Moser

Slim Richey 1938-2015
Austin’s jazz maverick peaces out
" nicknamed “Peckerwood” and were regulars at both the Kerrville Folk Festival and Old Settler’s Music Festival. “Regulars” might..."

June 1, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Old Settler's Music Festival Day 1
Live Shots
"...Old Settler's Music FestivalSalt Lick Pavilion, Driftwood, April 20..."

April 27, 2012 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Day Trips
"...Rod Kennedy turned over the reins of the 31-year-old Kerrville Folk Festival to Vaughn Hafner, who had purchased the..."

Jan. 10, 2003 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Flatlanders: Now It's Now Again
West Texas Beatles finally have their tale told
"...Lyndon Baines Johnson attending a set at the first Kerrville Folk Festival. As a whole, Now It's Now Again..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Fertile Ground for Foodies
Austin's artisanal food makers bring home the bacon, perhaps
"...locally produced PBS music series Austin City Limits, the Kerrville Folk Festival, and South by Southwest. Emerging culinary stars..."

June 3, 2011 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Gary Primich R.I.P.
"...I took lessons from him at Elkins Augusta Heritage Festival, Kerrville Folk Festival, SPAH (Society for the Preservation and..."

Sept. 25, 2007 Postmarks

KMFA's History
"...Rod Kennedy (who would go on to found the Kerrville Folk Festival in 1972), abandoned classical programming in 1965,..."

July 6, 2007 Arts Feature by Katherine Gregor

Day Trips
"...Kerrville Folk Festival, Texas' premier music festival, runs May 21-June..."

May 22, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

day trips
"...Kerrville Folk Festival brings 18 days of music to the..."

May 23, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Musicians Get Sinking Feeling as Fall Festivals Loom and COVID Surges
Will the beat go on? (Outside? Behind a mask?)
"...have been garnered over a week's time. On Monday, Kerrville Folk Festival announced that attendees, volunteers, and performers over..."

Aug. 6, 2021 News Feature by Kevin Curtin

Faster Than Sound: KUT/KUTX in Discussion With UT Over the Future of the Cactus Cafe
KUTX Director says it's "50-50" whether the station will continue managing the venue
"...only collaborates with the Cactus once annually, advertising the Kerrville Folk Festival's songwriting contest...."

May 7, 2021 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Next Waltz Affiliate James Steinle Premieres “Without You”
Small-town South Texas soundtracked a la Robert Earl Keen
"...Since winning the Kerrville Folk Festival’s “University Singer-Songwriter” competition in 2017, James Steinle..."

Nov. 12, 2019 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...with Lady Bird and Lynda Bird) attended the first Kerrville Folk Festival in 1972 expressly to hear Texas guitarist..."

Sept. 7, 2018 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Wilson Marks’ Jazz Hands
Weathering the road to local minstrelsy
"...who became a friend. I met him at the Kerrville Folk Festival. He slipped me a Poll Winners album..."

April 23, 2015 Music Post by William Harries Graham

J. Wagner
Texas Platters go mondo
"...headquarters from which he's become a mainstay of the Kerrville Folk Festival community, where he met writing partner Gregory..."

Aug. 8, 2014 Music Feature by William Harries Graham

Meet J Wagner
‘Californication’ fan: ‘Keep writing, keep touring, be thankful’
"...J Wagner: Isakov and I wrote it at the Kerrville Folk Festival. I showed it to my friend John..."

Dec. 23, 2013 Music Post by William Harries Graham

Happy Trails, Motor
"...worked for so many years with The Austin Chronicle, Kerrville Folk Festival, and many other special events in Austin,..."

Sept. 14, 2011 Postmarks

High Texas Rider
Before the Sir Douglas Quintet and Texas Tornados, the Lone Star State's voice of the Vox organ, Augie Meyers, was San Antonio's Lord August & the Visions of Lite
"...Soap Creek and the Opera House in Austin, playing festivals like the Kerrville Folk Festival and opening tours. Western..."

Oct. 30, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Off the Record
Only in Austin: Green Day heats up Emo's, Elvis Costello and Diana Krall dine at Eddie V's, and Los Lonely Boys visit the Saxon Pub
"...kept it trill at Emo's last Wednesday, and Memphis' Kinfolk Thugs notched a 2008 summer anthem with "Dumptruck" ("back..."

May 30, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

Redrawing Austin's musical map with Roadhouse Rags, Rabbit's, and even a word or two from the state Capitol

June 1, 2007 Music Column by Christopher Gray

The bottles and cans keep piling up, but two venues catch green-building fever; a local pirate plunders the music business; and Kelly Clarkson now employs the entire Austin music scene in some capacity

May 25, 2007 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Lubbock Lights
Gift guide
"...Allen. Archival footage of the original group at the Kerrville Folk Festival in the early Seventies is a delight,..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Y Not?
The battle over AMD's move to Lantana is a one-tract skirmish in a larger war over the uncertain future of Central Texas
"...of their shopping up the road in Austin, so folks aren't quite sure what it is. They're even less..."

June 24, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

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