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Roel Stabler, host of CountryFile @ Havenstad.FM, Picks on.ward as CD of the Week

De CountryFile CD van de week ON.WARD – Leslie Krafka Label: Smalzz Records – See more at: http://havenstad.fm/programmas/programma-overzicht/countryfile/#sthash.FeiBZV8a.dpuf (Content below was translated using Google Translator) Whoever succeeds in the Texas pedal steel virtuoso and legend Lloyd Maines and Terri Hendrix … Continue reading

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Rockin’ it at White Linen Night

  The band and I had a great time at White Linen Night in the Heights (the best inner loop neighborhood in Houston).  Yes, I’m biased because I live in The Heights.  This year was a record breaking year for … Continue reading

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Rootstime Gives on.ward a Big Thumbs Up

You know what’s more fun to read than a good review of your new record?  I’ll tell you, a review that has to go through the Google translator in order to read it!  Yes, the syntax is a bit wonky, … Continue reading

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I’m on Twitter!

Follow me….I won’t lead you astray https://twitter.com/LeslieKrafka

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I wanted to save it for posterity, just in case I never make it onto a music chart again.  Here it is in all it’s glory…on·ward debuting at #43.   Thrilling! The Roots Music Report’s Weekly Top 50 Americana Country Album … Continue reading

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Help Me Raise $300 for OYOU

Dreams are wonderful things. We have all dreamed of something…something we want to accomplish; something we want to share; creating something bigger than ourselves that we can pass down to a future generation. Some dreams are big and some are … Continue reading

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Hot Off The Presses – Richard Skanse Editor of Lone Star Music Magazine Reviews on·ward

Houston’s Leslie Krafka is proof that it’s never too late to find your true calling. A few short years ago, she attended a songwriting workshop taught by Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines — not to further hone her craft or … Continue reading

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on·ward Release at Anderson Fair Gets Kudos by Edge with Houston Music Review

Leslie Krafka – Anderson Fair – Houston, TX Written by Eddie Ferranti May 03, 2014 at 08:00 PM Many times in my busy musical life, I get something shot at me out of the blue. One of those instances was … Continue reading

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My Cover of Drunken Poet’s Dream On Alternate Root’s Top Ten

That’s Top Ten Songs of the Week…and an honor indeed.  Yes, fueled by her craving for mescaline and a need to rhyme it with gasoline….I was affected by this woman from the first moment I heard the song.  I knew … Continue reading

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Houston Press Rocks Off 200

What a pleasant surprise to have William Michael Smith feature me in the the Houston Press Rocks Off 200.  Very cool…indeed. http://blogs.houstonpress.com/rocks/2014/05/the_rocks_off_200_leslie_krafk.php

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