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Remembering Guy Clark at Kerrville Folk Festival

Remembering Guy Clark at Kerrville Folk Festival

| June 16, 2016 | Reply

Photos and story by Mary Jane Farmer — First appeared in the June 2016 issue of Buddy Magazine. “The thing about writing songs is, everything is songwriting. All you have to do is remember.” — Guy Clark Guy Charles Clark November 6, 1941 – May 17, 2016 Considered by most to be the first man […]

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KFF2016, Day 13, Tuesday, Remembering Chuck Pyle

KFF2016, Day 13, Tuesday, Remembering Chuck Pyle

| June 8, 2016 | Reply

For many photos, click here. Producers of two other festivals came to the Kerrville Folk Festival to help pay tribute to the late singer/songwriter/Zen Cowboy Chuck Pyle, who passed away on Nov. 6, 2015, near his home in Colorado. This country-folk singer-songwriter and master fingerstyle guitarist had songs recorded first by Jerry Jeff Walker in the 1970s […]

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KFF2016, Day 12, Monday, June 6

KFF2016, Day 12, Monday, June 6

| June 8, 2016 | Reply

The Sundown Concert (these happen between the weekends) of Monday night featured musician and jewelry designer Rex Foster and bluegrass/country picker Peter Rowan; and was billed as them …”& friends.” One of those friends (a surprise) was Robert Earl Keen, who commented that he used to be glad to come to Kerrville (and that usually […]

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KFF2016, Day 8, Thursday, June 2

KFF2016, Day 8, Thursday, June 2

| June 6, 2016 | Reply

After a day of closing out the guitar and songwriting schools, two performers took to the Threadgill Stage. Eric Schwartz from Los Angeles and Steve James (blues guitar school instructor) from Seattle. For the night’s photos, click here  

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KFF2016, Day 7, Wednesday, June 1

KFF2016, Day 7, Wednesday, June 1

| June 2, 2016 | Reply

Songwriter’s School faculty in concert photos, click here. Bill Nash, Connor Garvey, Steve Gillette, Steve Seskin, Vance Gilbert, Johnsmith, and Mary Gauthier These various talented musicians have been teaching songwriting school since Monday, switching students and back and forth in smaller groups and even individual study, until every student had a chance to work with every […]

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