"Absolutely my biggest draw. I wish we could have them every week!"
Monterey Plaza Hotel
An award winning singer/songwriter, Geoffrey
Rutledge has been playing professionally for almost three decades. Geoffrey's
keen ability to convey his interesting perspective on life through his
songwriting, in combination with his rich, smooth voice and sardonic wit,
charms audiences everywhere. Geoffrey has been playing since the age of
nine. His musical influences range from James Taylor to Sting to Stevie
He received the Northern California Songwriters Association's prestigious
"Song of the Year" award, and is a favorite with the audiences at the
Kerrville Folk Festival, where he has been featured on the main stage
year after year. He's also worked in the studio with Russ Kunkel, Leland
Sklar, and Dean Parks.
Geoffrey sings, accompanies himself on guitar, and occasionally on piano.
A seasoned musician who has played for over three decades, Geoffrey has appeared with such notables as Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, David Crosby & Graham Nash, and John Prine (to name just a few). Geoffrey's smooth, sure intimate vocals backed by his rhythmic chops make him a crowd-pleasing favorite from coast to coast.
Just a few of the artists Geoffrey covers:
The Allman Brothers
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Loggins And Messina
Pure Prairie League
Willis Alan Ramsey
Jerry Jeff Walker