April 30, 2016 in Uncategorized

Rusty’s Secret Lair

Holy crap what a great party at Rusty’s secret city lair. Thanks for the awesome pic Jodie Ponto and the amazing musicians who made it so much fun! The enraptured ensemble includes Noah Walker, CR Avery, Marin Patenaude Kathleen Nesbit, Ben Rogalsky, Crystal Bee,  Christie Rose, Gillian Moranz and Steve Charles. So grateful to know you amazing

April 11, 2016 in Uncategorized

Benefit Show at Skinny Fat Jacks on April 23rd

Hey Vancouver, Rusty will be playing a benefit show on April 23rd at Skinny Fat Jacks with some terrific local talent. Proceeds go to help victims of a fire in Manitoba. Fun night of murder ballads – don’t miss it!

March 30, 2016 in Uncategorized

Circle in the Fire II – April 7 at the Heatley

Hey Vancouver – bummed about losing the legendary Railway Club? Me too. Seems this town will soon only have monster homes, more condos and no musicians. But not yet! Come on out April 7 at the Heatley for a fun night of original music with some great singer-songwriters including Rodney DeCroo, Ana Bon Bon, Ben

November 19, 2015 in Uncategorized

Jodie Ponto Rocks

East Van photonesta Jodie Ponto has been to many a Rusty show almost always snaps a great pic. Here is a small sampling of her awesome work. Thanks Jodie! View Full Entry 1

September 21, 2015 in Uncategorized

Rusty is pick of Artswells

One of the incredibly fun things that happened this summer was playing the Artswells Music Fest. What a hoot! So many amazing acts – Rusty and the Extra Regulars were honored to even be there. What a delight when I read a review by CBC blogger Maddy Crystal, who said Rusty was her #1 pick of

July 7, 2015 in Uncategorized

Fun with with Miss Quincy!

What’s the most awesome local Vancouver band (besides Rusty Ford of course..)? The amazing Miss Quincy and the Showdown! I’ll be sharing the stage with this killer-diller super-sexy rockin-blues act on July 13 at the Princeton Pub. Show starts at 9 sharp. Don’t be late or Quincy and the girls will kick the shit out

June 17, 2015 in Uncategorized

Ontario Tour!

Ontario is great in the summer. I love the patios and heat and a nice cold beer. Rusty will be touring around for the next two weeks with the incredible Carolyn Mark. Here’s a shot of the fun show last night at one of my all-time favorite bars: the Cameron House. They have four live

May 30, 2015 in Uncategorized

Fun Show at Skinny Fat Jack’s

We had a blast last night at Skinny Fat Jack’s – the first-ever Rusty Ford sing-a-long! Big shout out to Terri Upton for the awesome idea of printing up Rusty Ford song books. Jodie Ponto took this great pic of Terri and I singing a duet.. Hope to see you at the next show!

February 11, 2015 in Uncategorized

Rusty’s New Video

Rusty and Extra Regulars had a great time playing the East van Opry with so many amazing artists. Skinny Tim over at Anchor Guitars just put together this live video of my sweet country love song “I miss you but my aim’s improving” featuring Noah Walker on lead guitar, Terri Upton on bass and Steve Taylor

January 4, 2015 in Uncategorized

Happy New Year!

Howdy Rusty Fans! How’s that hang over? Rusty had a great time last year and we’re looking forward to playing a lot more shows in 2015. Here’s some of my favorite highlights from 2014.. Last August I got to share the stage with Billy McInnis and my old friend Luther Wright at the first annual