Purly Gates
                                                           
                                            Singer-Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist, Cowgal Poet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
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and FOR SMALL FOLKS

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 FILM
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VIDEO-RELATED WORK


LOCATION SOUND/
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"The Call of the West" is Purly's latest CD for adults. Original & Traditional Songs, Poems and Tunes. Listen to samples. ".... (A)n obviously seasoned singer and multi-instrumentalist! As a writer Gates wields a mighty pun, too.
It's a good 'un!!"
~ Rick Huff's "Best of the West (CD) Reviews" / the Western Way magazine

CHECK OUT THE VIDEO of Purly's song "Take Care of the Land"  recorded at the Bamberger Ranch on the day it was written! "Selah"- the ranch - is an inspiring preserve in Johnson City, TX dedicated  to habitat restoration, environmental education & role-modeling land stewardship. 

SEEN THIS?  Purly is one of three "Eco Musicians" featured in a cool article in Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine. Read about Purly

"I Can Read" is Purly's Literacy-Themed CD for young folks, with 13 mostly original songs..... all about READING, WRITING, BOOKS and the LIBRARY. It features some great Austin musicians: Cindy Cashdollar on dobro, Glen Fukunaga and Ryan Gould on bass, The Original Bells of Joy and the Studebakers singing - plus many other great players and singers, young and old. You can purchase "I Can Read" by contacting Purly at info@purlygates.com
Check out some song samples here.




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