Category: – Contests

Rusty Wier Contest Rd 1 Wk 1

Rusty Wier Contest Rd 1 Wk 1

| January 16, 2018 | Reply

Story by Mary Jane Farmer, Photos by Mary Jane Farmer and Ken Maxwell, as noted. Click on link at bottom for photos This year’s Rusty Weir singer/songwriter contest kicked off in fine fashion Sunday, Jan. 7, (2018) at sponsor Love & War in Texas‘ Plano facility. Round 1, Week 1 saw songwriters James Nored, Tanner […]

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Kerrville New Folk accepting entries

Kerrville New Folk accepting entries

| December 30, 2017 | Reply

The Grassy Hill Kerrville New Folk Competition for Emerging Songwriters is now accept submissions for the 2018 contest. Held each year at the Kerrville Folk Festival in Kerrville, Texas, this prestigious contest has long brought songwriters from across the U.S. and worldwide. Each year, as many as 800 songwriters submit 2 songs, which are listened […]

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Rusty Wier contest, Rd 2 Wk 3

Rusty Wier contest, Rd 2 Wk 3

| March 3, 2017 | Reply

Photos by Mary Jane Farmer, with some added by Ken Maxwell and Ivonne Maxwell   For all photos, click here  Round Two of this year’s Rusty Wier Singer/Songwriter challenge ended just as it began — with many incredible musicians having fun, making music, making fans, and making more friends. Sponsored this and every year by Love […]

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Rusty Wier contest Rd 2 Wk 2

Rusty Wier contest Rd 2 Wk 2

| February 25, 2017 | Reply

For all photos, click here Love & War in Texas (Plano location at the NE corner of U.S. 75 and Plano Parkway), annually hosts the Singer/songwriter contest named after the late and oh-so-great Rusty Wier, a Texas Hill Country-based musician who entertained countless folks for decades. Round Two of this year’s Rusty Wier singer/songwriter contest continued […]

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Rusty Wier challenge, Rd 2 Wk 1

Rusty Wier challenge, Rd 2 Wk 1

| February 18, 2017 | Reply

For all photos, click here: All photos by Mary Jane Farmer, except for two, as depicted, by Ken Maxwell. Love & War in Texas (Plano location at the NE corner of U.S. 75 and Plano Parkway), annually hosts the Singer/Singwriter contest named after the late and oh-so-great Rusty Wier, a Texas Hill Country-based musician who entertained […]

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