Here are some sites Chris recommends:

  • Western & Cowboy poetry at the Bar-D Ranch.

Cowboy Miner Productions

  • Winner of the Academy of Western Artists' Will Rogers Medallion Award for Outstanding Merit/Excellence in Printing and Publication for 2004.

Dan Roberts

  • Before going solo, singer/songwriter Dan Roberts spent two years as the opening act for Garth Brooks. He also teamed up with Brooks to pen the #1 smash hit "The Beaches of Cheyenne".

Kent Rollins

  • Kent and his wagon were voted Chuckwagon of the Year in 1996 and 1997 by the Academy of Western Artists. He's also been nominated three times for Best Story Teller and received recognition for his poetry skills as well.

SilverCreek Music

  • Purchase a great selection of books, cowboy poetry, music, and art.

The Red Steagall Cowboy Gathering

  • This authentic western event features a ranch rodeo, chuck wagon cookoff, children’s poetry contest, western swing dances, cowboy music and poetry, a trappings show, and horsemanship clinics.

Gary & Jean Prescott

  • Dedicated to preserving their western heritage, this award winning couple write and sing about the cowboy way of life.

Dave Stamey

  • Western Music Association's 2000 Male Performer of the Year and a three time nominee for Songwriter of the Year.

Sourdough Slim's

  • Cowboy singing, award winning yodeling, and comedy. Totally retro. Hilariously entertaining.

New West

  • From windswept prairies to high mountain vistas, New West takes you on a musical journey through the magnificence of the American West.

The Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival

  • This annual festival is a celebration of Western heritage held at historic Melody Ranch™ Motion Picture Studio in beautiful Santa Clarita, California.

Yvonne Hollenbeck

  • Award winning poet, author, quilter & professional musician.

Spirit of the West Cowboy Gathering

  • A celebration of music, poetry, and art in Ellensburg.


"In the world of real cowboy poets, Chris Isaacs is right at the top with the very best of 'em."
— Waddie Mitchell

“I've seen Chris Isaacs on stage. Not many poets can call themselves an entertainer and be one. Maybe Baxter Black, Red Steagal, and Chris Isaacs.”
— John "Ol Ugly" Glawson
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