Singer-Songwriters of the 1970s

Publication expected in Fall 2022.

A New Book 

Outdoor Concert July 9, 2022

Wyckoff barn 530 sicomac

Outdoor Concert July 10, with Mike Baron on Drums

A New Book-Rock Music Icons

The Rock Music Imagination

Now available in paperback.

The Rock Music Imagination is now available in paperback.

Outdoor Concert Planned for July 9 

Bob McParland and Mike Baron will perform an outdoor concert in Wyckoff, N.J. on the grounds of the Faith Reformed Church, 530 Sicomac Avenue beginning at 7:00 P.M.. 

Preparing An Album 

A new recording is being developed in Warwick, New York and in Morris County, New Jersey.

Concert on November 2 - Bob McParland with Mike Baron 

Bob McParland and Mike Baron (drums/percussion) will perform on Saturday, November 2 at Christian Singles/ The Barn at 530 Sicomac Avenue, Wyckoff, New Jersey. $5 admission. Doors open at 6:30 P.M.. The music begins after 8:00 P.M..

Concert on October 19 

Bob McParland and Mike Baron will perform at the Coffeehouse at the Linden Reformed Church, 200 North Wood, Linden, New Jersey on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.. 

New Rock Music Books 

Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young's 50 Year Quest: Music to Change the World and Finding God in the Devil's Music (ed. Alex Di Blasi and Robert McParland) have been published. 

Bestseller Is On the Way! 

Bestseller: A Century of America's Favorite Books is on the way! The new book will be published on December 15. The book lists more than 100 years of bestselling books. It explores the careers of top authors and looks at the role of books in American cultural history. 

Interview on Science Fiction in Classic Rock Music 

Science Fiction in Classic Rock is featured in this month's issue of Digital Arts Live. This lavishly illustrated online magazine includes an interview with Robert McParland, author of Science Fiction in Classic Rock: Musical Explorations of Space, Technology, and the Imagination, 1967-1982. See for a free look at this science fiction art magazine.

Interview on Myth and Magic in Heavy Metal Music 

What is a folksinger doing writing about heavy metal? Popular music comes with a variety of sounds and takes on many shapes and forms. Heavy-Metal, an online magazine from Canada, will review Myth and Magic in Heavy Metal Music, which focuses on how mythical thinking and imagination continues to have a significant role in popular music. Myth and Magic in Heavy Metal Music is available from online book sellers, including Amazon and Barnes and Noble. 

Concert On August 4 

Bob McParland brought his music with drummer Mike Baron to Wyckoff, New Jersey on Saturday, August 4. A pot luck supper preceded the show.