made the list of top CDs airplay on Folk Radio for April 2004.
a hammer dulcimer instrumental from
has won the Gold Prize in the open category of the 2004
Mid Atlantic Songwriters Contest.
The Village (channel 15) played "Good King Worcestershire Sauce" from
Just Yulin' Around
on Dec 23 through Dec 26, 2005
NJ Feature Article 3/19/06
9/16/07 John Gorka "Gypsy Life" Released!
In December 2006, Russ provided mandolin back up along with Michael Manring, Susan Werner, and Amilia Spicer for John's New DVD High Definition recording. Recorded in Colburn Hall, downtown LA. Get it now from AIX Records
wins Top 20 Finalist in the
Unisong International Song Contest
makes the list for top artists and top albums for
and April 2006
Folk DJ Airplay as well as for the
Finalist in the 2006
Susquehanna Music and Arts
Festival Songwriters Contest Darlington, MD 5/12/2006
Finalist in the Susquehanna Folk Music Society Song Contest 4/15/2006 Harrisburg, PA
The title track of
won Honorable Mention in 2005 Mid-Atlantic Songwriters Contest in the Folk category. 10/26/05
"New Car Smell"
from Scarecrow's Lament is aired on NPR's
Car Talk 2/4/06
Martin Guitar Sounding Board Article 7/2006 (Pg 9)
Williamsburg Song Contest