Roy Rogers' new album coming Spring 2015!

It has been five years since Roy Rogers’ last solo recording and soon comes the release of ‘Into the Wild Blue’! An exhilarating collection of all-new songs which covers - as usual for him - a wealth of musical genres, all linked by his masterful guitar chops. The music shifts easily between Roy's musical moods, from roots to ballads to funky, creating a palette of sound that will appeal across the board. Songwriting takes center stage on this recording, which also includes four instrumental tracks…stay tuned!

The latest on Roy Rogers & DRK

Roy Rogers & DRK have left the studio and with a new album entitled "In To The Wild Blue!"
Look for release by late Spring and tour dates to follow in the summer and fall.
The latest album "Into The Wild Blue" comes 5 years after his last solo release "Split Decision".  A departure of sorts from Roy's previous 16 releases - this new album is an eclectic mix.  A new website, artwork, photos and videos coming from the Slide Zone in the coming months.  Stay tuned.  

Happy 2015 from Roy & DRK

We hope everyone's New Year is off to a great start! We have a lot of irons in the fire, new tour dates have been added and we are hitting the ground running in 2015 with a new album! Release date to be announced. Stay tuned for details and don't forget to check the tour section for new dates added. See ya on the road!


“Rogers turns in performances that are searing, soulful and spiritual by turns...” - The Washington Post

Exciting news! There are two opportunities to hear this live broadcast on New Year's Eve - radio station KVMR in Nevada City and FAT Music Radio. See links below! Multi-Grammy nominee and slide guitar wizard Roy Rogers with his band The Delta Rhythm Kings are set to ring in the New Year in a blaze at Center for Performing Arts in Grass Valley, California. Tune in at 7PM Pacfic/10PM Eastern for exclusive interviews, show begins at 9pm Pacific/12 am Eastern. 
Listen from around the world! 

Fat Music Radio has a long-time tradition of New Year's Eve broadcasts. KVMR is celebrating 37 years of broadcasting in 2015, a longstanding community radio station that shares opinions and fosters economic and social justice issues. All of these links can be heard worldwide! or
Roy Rogers December Update

Happy Holidaze - as they say! 

Roy and the band take a break from their studio work this week-end.  (It's going to be a stunning record!) Record - ha ha - they don't call it that anymore...but you get the drift.   

Tonight, Friday December 12th,  Roy Rogers and Carlos Reyes will be doing a duet at Blues Against Blindness at The Great American Music Hall for Wavy Gravy's Seva Foundation.  

Tomorrow night, Saturday, December 13th Roy Rogers & DRK will be performing in Redwood City at a Ball - see details on the show page - get out of the rain and come on down!  See you there!!

Then it's back to the studio next week...hard work but sounding fantastic.

  Keep safe and Warm this Holiday Season!!

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"Roy Rogers isn't a blues purist, just a spirit sent here to define the ancient language of the Mississippi Delta and forge a modern link to rock and roll...'" ~Houston Chronicle
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“Pundits who bemoan the scarcity of guitar gods haven’t laid ears on Roy Rogers, whose slide riffs could peel a crawfish.” ~ USA Today
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"Rogers is both a sensational and a sensitive blues guitarist - certainly among the finest slide guitarists playing today. His wailing slide guitar sound and churning rhythms (when needed), mark him and his work as of the highest caliber." ~ San Francisco Chronicle
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"Rogers is an exceptionally articulate slide guitarist, either he's scorching Robert Johnson's 'Ramblin' Blues' or taking a lovely, lyrical journey...or rockin' it out. One of the rare guitar heroes who values feeling over flash." ~ Rolling Stone
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“Thatʼs not a slide on Roy Rogersʼ pinky, itʼs a time machine. With it, Rogers transports you to the Mississippi Deltaʼs past and future...” ~ Guitar Player