Rod’s Monthly Newsletter

Hi everybody….

Some good lookin’ shows this month, starting with the PB Gardens Greenmarket 9/4 and The Barnacle in Miami 9/9 (outdoors ‘neath the full moon over the bay), both with Bill, Doug & Mario of Big Brass Bed. The next weekend I’m in St Pete 9/16, Brooksville 9/17 and Dunnellon 9/18.
Online shows include the GVFF 9/4 (see below) and live facebook concerts 9/11 and 9/25.
The next Osher/FAU Lifelong Learning course begins 10/25 (Jupiter) and 10/26 (Boca Raton). Osher/LLS also presents  Rod & The Humdingers’ “The Songs Of Eric Clapton & Van Morrison” 11/28 in Jupiter and 11/29 in Boca Raton. These sometimes sell out, reserve early!
If you’re a member–membership is free–you know it’s a great site to find new books and authors. Please visit my author page, where you can share what you’re reading and get updates on new work.
And, I’m currently booking dates in the northeast US in February and late May/early June.

Here’s the full schedule:

Sunday 9/4 9 am – 1 pm Greenmarket, Palm Beach Gardens, City Hall Municipal Campus, 10500 N Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens, FL with Bill, Doug and Mario from Big Brass Bed.

Sunday 9/4  7-10 pm EDT – The Greenwich Village Folk Festival  presents Tracy Grammer & Jim Henry, Howard Levy, Tom Prasada-Rao, Anne Hills, Robert Ross, Dan & Claudia Zanes, Louise Mosrie Coombe, Peter Gallway, Judy Kass and Andy Cohen. Catch it online at, youtube, or, or listen at And if you can’t catch it live, it’s archived after 24 hours at those sites.

Friday 9/9 7 pm Barnacle State Park, 3485 Main Hwy, Cocoanut Grove (Miami) 305-442-6866 with Bill, Doug & Mario from Big Brass Bed!

9/11 8 pm Rod on facebook live and free

9/16 7 pm St Petersburg, FLCraftsman House
(2955 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Advance tix at 727-323-2787

9/17 7 pm Brooksville, FLPeacock Theater at The Farm, 19234 Lake Lindsey Road 34601 (727) 808-5897 click link for advance tix

9/18 2 pm Dunellon, FLSunday Sampler
Greater Dunnellon Historical Society,
12061 S. Williams St.

9/25 8 pm Rod on facebook live and free

10/2 7 pm The Greenwich Village Folk Festival presents a Phil Ochs Song night, hosted by Phil’s sister Sonny. Each artist will sing a couple of Phil’s tunes and one of their own, and I’m proud to say I’m in this one.

10/25 (Jupiter) & 10/26  (Boca Raton)
Osher/FAU Lifelong Learning
Rod’s Music Americana 4-week lecture series
“The New 21st Century Music” begins

11/28 (Jupiter) & 11/29 (Boca Raton) 7 pm
Osher/FAU Lifelong Learning presents “The Songs Of Eric Clapton & Van Morrison” with Rod & The Humdingers. Open to the public

2/16/23 7 pm Songs Of Greenwich Village at Osher/FAU Lifelong Learning, Boca Raton, FL

2/18/23 8 pm  People’s Voice Cafe, New York City
Rod & Joe Jencks

6/4/23 4 pm Music at the Ridge Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Danbury, CT 24 Clapboard Ridge Rd 06811

See you there!


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