Here are some sites Chris recommends:

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

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.

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.

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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