Darryl Purpose

Sunday Songs

Singer songwriter Darryl Purpose is sharing a video song each week: it’s called “A SUNDAY SONG” here are the links:

  • #1 “Rainbow Connection” – Performed with The Super Saturated Sugar Strings downstairs at the Pinecliff House in Nederland Colorado. Kari behind the camera. February 25th, 2018
  • #2 “The Girl Who Only Cries In One Eye” – Performed with Arwen Ek on the deck of the Pinecliff House in Nederland Colorado. A new DP song. March 4th, 2018
  • #3 “Where You Can Find Me” – Performed at Hub Ned in Nederland Colorado. Written by DP, this song is on his 1st album, “Right Side Of Zero“. March 11th, 2018.
  • #4 “Right Side Of Zero” Performed with Brenda Peltier at her place in Portland Oregon. This is the title track of DP’s 1st album. Kari behind the camera. March 18th, 2018
  • #5 “Next Time Around” Performed with Maggie, Cate, Emmie, and Genevieve at the Cormier’s house in Bangor ME. Written by DP, Kevin Faherty, and Donna DeStefano. Inspired by and about the Carousel of Happiness, this is the title track of DP’s 7th album, “Next Time Around“. Joe Mercandante behind the camera. March 25th, 2018
  • #6 “Baltimore” Performed with Paul Zollo in the living room of the Pinecliff House. Written by DP and PZ. Camera by Joshua Zollo. This song lives on DP’s 8th album, “Still The Birds
  • #7 Child of Hearts/King of Hearts Performed at Avogadro’s Number in Ft Collins live at a DP show. with Beth McCumber Wilberger. “Child Of Hearts” was written by DP & Elizabeth Fairchild. King of Hearts was written by Kari Naumova, Peter Mulvey, Kevin Faherty, Paul Zollo, Joshua Zollo, Tracy Grammer, & DP. Child of Hearts lives on DP’s 3rd album, “Travelers Code
  • #8 Dreams of Life – hmm… This link seems to not work. Perhaps we didn’t ‘save’ the video on Facebook, and it has disappeared? We will do this song again!
  • #9 Falling Slowly Performed with Megan Riordan in Las Vegas at Munchkin and Nelia’s house. Written by Glen Hansard and …
  • #10 I Lost a Day to the Rain with the Mercadante and van Nort family,and Sarah from Austin
    Karolina on camera, a song co-written with Ellis Paul.
  • #11 Holy Now  performed with Emma Sloniker, Colleen Crosson & Laura Oden at the Crosson/Sloniker house in Ft Collins. Written by Peter Mayer.
  • #12 We Become The Stories That We Tell, Performed with the Sam Pacetti in the home of Little Tree Acoustics (Joe Werne) Written by DP and Robert Morgan Fisher,
  • #13 Hours In A Day, co-written with Paul Zollo, This song lives on DP’s 8th album, 2016’s “Still The Birds
  • #14 Bryant Street, co-written with Ellis Paul, performed here with Radoslav Lorković.
  • #15 I Lost A Day To The Rain with Ellis Paul, Laurie MacAllister & Radoslav Lorković in Homer Alaska. Co-written with Ellis Paul.
  • #16 The Ghost of Crazy Horse -Performed with Radoslav Lorković at the home of Kalie & Mike in Girdwood Alaska. Written by DP & Paul Zollo. Karin on the camera.
  • #17  “Aching To Belong Performed at the Alpine House. A new DP song. Dedicated to D’s sister Deanna – Charlie. Karolina on camera.
  • #18  “Dakota’s Ukulele, Performed with my young pal, Dakota at the Alpine House during Melody Fairchild’s running camp. Co-written with Paul Zollo, our first in a few years. Melody Fairchild on camera, and along with Glen Delman, other important roles in the making of this song and video.
  • #19 “Girl In The War Performed in Santa Cruz at Debra’s house. Written by Josh Ritter, Debra on Camera.
  • #20 “Shiloh Performed on the lower deck at the Pinecliff House. Written by DP & Paul Zollo. This song has been called the best civil war song ever. This song lives on DP’s 8th album, 2016’s “Still The Birds
  • #21 “Girl From Golden by Dave Carter
  • #22 “Singer/Songwriter Heaven written by Kevin Faherty, performed by Darryl and Kevin and Patrick DeSimio-Sophiliazo. Camera and set design by Debra Szecsei.
  • #23 ‘The Nearness Of You (Red Garland) Performed in an undisclosed location. Written by DP & Paul Zollo. This song lives on DP’s 8th album, 2016’s “Still The Birds
  • #24 “A Place Where Everyone Sings written by Mark Josephs. I love this song. ~dp
  • #25 “The Only Living Boy in New York Live from New York City. A Paul Simon song —never played all the way through, before—and played it LIVE on Facebook!
  • #26 “The Last Great Kiss of the 20th Century -Performed in the living room of the Pinecliff House. Written by DP. This song lives on DP’s 2nd album, “Same River Twice” (the acoustic version), and DP’s 3rd album, “Travelers Code” (the extended, extra twist version)
  • #27 “She Don’t Live Here Anymore” Written and performed by Sarah Banker & Darryl Purpose
  • #28 “Until We Come Home Strangers co-written and performed by Patrick DeSimio-Sophiliazo and Darryl Purpose
  • #29 “The Ghost of Crazy Horse Co-written with Paul Zollo. That was an extra effort there, to do it sideways. Try it, not easy.
  • #30 “Prince of the Apple Towns” a song about the great Welsh poet, Dylan Thomas. Live from Nederland Colorado, co-written with Paul Zollo. This song lives on DP’s 8th album, 2016’s “Still The Birds
  • #31 “The River Where She Sleeps Written by Dave Carter/Performed live in Nederland, Colorado. Karolina on camera, set design, paleo friendly pumpkin bread cooking, and, dry ice machine.
  • #32 “You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go”
  • #33 “Koreatown” – Imagine you find yourself in 1990’s Los Angeles on a sweaty summer day. Then, everything goes wrong. Co-written with Paul Zollo performed in Chico California Sunday morning, posted Monday early AM from Colorado after a long travel day of technical difficulty.
  • #34  ‘Travelers Code’ performed LIVE. For my mom who’s 84th birthday would have been today. Co-written with Robert Morgan Fisher.
  • #35 “Dakota’s Ukulele Performed LIVE on Facebook with Dakota at Melody Fairchild’s Boulder Mountain Warriors team running camp. Camera by Glen Delman. Co-written with Paul Zollo
  • #36 “There Ought to Be a Highway,  Performed LIVE on Facebook from my living room in Nederland Colorado co-written with Robert Morgan Fisher.
  • #37  “Gentle Arms of Eden – Performed in Rincon, Puerto Rico at the Harmony House with Willie-K. Written by Dave Carter. We were here for Justine Sanchez’s yoga retreat. Yoga, beach, and a visit to a local orphanage. Nobody would laugh at you if you called this the best song ever written. Megan & Karolina (birthday girl!) behind the camera.
  • #38 When I Go” / “Bye Bye Blackbird (Two for the price of One!) Performed with Megan McLaughlin of The Musers from Megan and Jim’s house in Sebastopol.”When I Go” is another perfect song from Dave Carter. Go see Tracy Grammer to hear more of Dave’s amazing catalogue and too-short life.
  • #39 It’s a Good Thing written by Andrew Lorand and The Puppets of Castro, performed by Darryl at the Pinecliff House in Nederland Colorado. Camera by Kari. This song is about a guy who falls in love, despite himself. Andrew is a brilliant and unusual guy, and he asked me to sing 4 songs on the latest Puppets of Castro project – “I, Nebulous”. This is one of them. It’s a great pleasure to sing these songs of Andrew’s.
  • #40 “I Can Get There From Here” Written by DP & Robert Morgan Fisher for the Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament, Los Angeles to Washington DC, 1986. Performed in Portland OR on a Gareth Jenkins guitar. Karolina on camera. Hey peace marchers!
  • #41 “You Must Go Home For Christmas” Written by DP & Robert Morgan Fisher Performed LIVE at Hub Ned in Nederland Colorado because 250 upload speed is so awesome.
    PS – I am looking for a budding filmmaker to help me upgrade these weekly videos. Joshua Zollo, you’d be my first choice, though I know you are busy with other film work and school.