Author Archives: Patti Jo Roth-Edwards

About Patti Jo Roth-Edwards

A lifetime in the Music Business as a working professional Performer, Singer-Songwriter, Recording Artist and Producer has brought Patti Jo Roth-Edwards here to settle in Idaho. Consistently at the Top of the Charts on Number One Music, with over 100 songs playing globally over internet radio, Patti Jo’s songs enjoy millions of plays. As a Judge for the Northern California Songwriters’ Association and the California Country Music Association, her knowledge and understanding of music and performance is respected and well-established. Many of her songs are available for download on iTunes and Amazon. In addition to her 5 albums, she has 104 singles available through CDBaby.com.

Patti Jo’s Country: Geren R. Kunkel, Idaho Eccentric

  Interesting people are always different from the mainstream. Geren R. Kunkel is a true Idaho eccentric: a brilliant artist who loves to create and play. He has a degree in engineering, performs on violin, guitar, ukulele and dulcimer, writes … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Idaho Songwriters Write to Unite

Often, I am nagged awake by an inspiration that compels me to write.  Since taking on the writing of this column, I have become enthusiastically interested in discovering other artists and listening to their songs.  Themes occur to me and … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Idahoan Note to Mass Murderers – Shoot Yourself First

Something tells me that this may offend some. To others this is music to their ears. I first became aware of Jack Loyd Gish from my Facebook Page and the Idaho Songwriters Association.  It was by accident that I heard … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: A Personal Story from a Great Songwriter, David Moss

Years ago I produced and hosted a TV Show called: PATTI JO ROTH’S SONGWRITERS’ SOUNDSTAGE. Artists from as far away as Australia were featured in an interview-style format. This was not about performance. It was about the Songs. Every song … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Las Vegas Massacre: Walt Huntsman Heals with Song

On October 1st, 2017 the Las Vegas Massacre shook us and hurt our hearts. I asked for artists to share their songs, their lyrics. I have found that art can heal. By the words of artists – songwriters – readers … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Sin Out Loud by Idaho Charley

The song this week is Sin Out Loud, by Idaho Charley. A skillfully played gentle acoustic guitar opens this Country song performed live.  Idaho Charley’s sweet voice begins: “Yeah, yeah, yeah, Sin. Sin out loud.”  I remember something I once … Continue reading

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