David Dodd, or “Little Dave” as Dale called him passed last week. His funeral is today. We just wanted to note his passing here. He will long be remembered by his many friends and admirers as not only a terrific fiddle player, but and outstanding Christian man and all around good person. You may know […]
We went over to the Lillian 3rd Friday Gospel and Bluegrass show last Friday night… The Boss got to sing for a while in “pre-show”… That is Larry Joyner and the No Turning Back folks at the Lillian Baptist Church let her and her friends play for about 45 minutes before the regular show started. […]
We made the trip to Midlothian last night for the jam at the Lighthouse Coffee shop. Was a good experience. The Boss got to play a couple of the songs she has written. I think there were 8 musicians there.. not a lot, but enough. It was great music. The big surprise though was that […]
David was released from the hospital today and has gone home. Please keep him in your prayers.
David Dodd Those of you who know this site may know David Dodd, one of the best bluegrass fiddle players in Texas. We have came to know David only the last couple of years, seeing him first with the Ellis County Bluegrass group a little over two years ago in their last performance. But, we […]
Charlie Collins, a dear friend has gone on today to be with the Lord. He will be singing and picking in the big theater now. Charlie was a member of the Peoria Opry Band that we have followed for the last 18 months… and grown to know. We have shared many good times at the Opry and […]
The No Turning Back bluegrass gospel band was in great form on Friday night. They entertained us for a good 45 minutes… maybe a little more. They are as good a gospel band as you would want to see anywhere. As you likely know, they put on a bluegrass gospel program the third Friday of […]
We had another great night down at the Peoria Opry on Tuesday night…. great band, great music and great fellowship… Not to mention some terrific food. Here is one of my favorite tunes from the show, Vestal Riddle and California Blues. And here are a few photos from the show as well. Dana Bennett on […]
Hope you had a great Mother’s Day. We had a great day here at the house. We were joined by our son, Joe. Here is the highlight of our day. Have a great day!
We were back over at the Cleburne Senior Citizens Center for the Second Friday Senior Dance night….. More good country and western music and all the chairs pushed up against the wall. We had some great music by Vestal and The Boys from Hillsboro. We are so happy that they make the effort to come […]