Thanks for checking out the 207th episode of the show! We are beyond excited to tell you who this week’s guest is! 2017 is his 30th year in the music business, in 1991 he headed to Nashville on the advice from renown songwriter Dean Dillon and quickly made experiences playing in Martina McBride & Tracy Lawrence’s band, but his dream all along was to become a successful recording artist in his own right! In 1996, his debut album “One Ride in Vegas” was released, since then he has released 8 more albums, 10 top 100 national charting singles and multiple #1 hits in the state of Texas! The name Deryl Dodd is synonymous with the Texas Country Music Scene as he is one of the guys who helped create a burgeoning, flourishing music community in The Lone Star State! His new album “Long Hard Ride” is not your everyday “Greatest Hits” album, yes it has most of the songs you know by heart included, but Deryl went a step further in including 14 of the biggest Texas artists around as Cody Jinks, Wade Bowen, William Clark Green, Randy Rogers, Stoney LaRue, Matt Hillyer, Radney Foster, Roger Creager, Kevin Fowler, Bonnie Bishop, Larry Joe Taylor, Dave Perez, Cody Johnson & Pat Green all make an appearance!

 

(Courtesy of http://deryldodd.com/)

Texas born musician, singer, songwriter and producer, Deryl Dodd, AKA “The Double D”, has had a long and colorful career, entering the music scene in Waco, Texas in 1987. After four years of constant touring with several Texas bands, Deryl had the opportunity to open a show for legendary songwriter Dean Dillon. Following the performance, he was invited backstage to meet Mr. Dillon, where he complimented Deryl’s songwriting and arranged to meet with him in Nashville. So he did. “People ask me how you get into the music business. You just get out there and do it. You’ve got to have great love and passion for it. It’s important to know your strengths and limitations, and when doors open, be prepared when you walk in.”

To purchase Deryl’s album “Random as I Am” click here: https://www.amazon.com/Random-as-Am-Deryl-Dodd/dp/B00556WP6G

 

To purchase “Long Hard Ride” click here: https://www.amazon.com/Long-Hard-Ride-Deryl-Dodd/dp/B01MUHSJV7

 

To purchase “Faith in the Water” by The Texas Red Dirt Choir, with 100% of the proceeds going to Hurricane Harvey relief, click here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/faith-in-water-single-feat-roger-creager-cody-johnson/1296598192

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