There are a
number of places on the Web where avid, or beginner, guitar
players can find chords or tab for Dar's songs. Most of them
also have links and/or music for other musicians as well.
Play With Dar, the
DarWilliams.net guitar tab/chord archive (It's been updated
with songs from Promised Land - more to come).
Ron Greitzer's chord page
has many Dar tunes. He also has Cry Cry Cry's chords and
lyrics as well as a bunch of other artists. He's got great
instructions at the start of many of the songs, too!
Guitar Page has music for those interested in some of
Dar's (and other musician's) more complicated music.
There's also a Dar
Songbook available from Hal Leonard publishing. It has
music, chords, tab and lyrics for 12 songs.
There are a number of places on the Internet where
you can get just the lyrics (not tab/chord notation to get in
the way) to Dar's songs. Here are a few of them. If you do a
search for "dar williams lyrics" there's a lot more but many
of them are sites with ads and all manner of junk.
Williams Lyrics Index -- This page also includes
lyrics from some of the songs on the first two tapes All My
Heroes Are Dead and I Have No History.
A new video version
of As Cool As I Am, all-acoustic with Gary Louris, has
been released in conjuction with Many Great Companions (Oct.
Pete Seeger, Dar,
the Rivertown Kids' Choir have a video for a new
one take!) in the
in Beacon, NY on October
it out and get more details here.
Soundcheck Session with Dar Williams is, I think,
a video shot before her concert in Madison, Wi. on Oct
27, 2010. Some music, some chatting. A quirky thing over
all and I'm not really sure what it is but it's worth a
Dar , Congressman John
Hall, and Peter Yarrow singing it up the background as
91-year-old Pete Seeger belts out his classic Turn,
Turn, Turn at an Oct. 10, 2010 fundraiser in
Yorktown Heights, NY. At the same fundraiser: Dar and
Hall do After
the Rainbow with Yarrow, Pete , Dar and Hall.
of Dar's concert with Ibis Chamber Music in Lexington,
MA in August, 2010.
There's a segment on NPR's
Cafe of April 27, 2011 featuring Dar and Allison
Moorer performing on the Cayamo Cruise in February 2011.
A sneak peak at
one of the songs from Dar's new CD, which will be
released in the spring of 2012. Video shot in Toronto,
Ontario on Nov. 17, 2011.
You can hear an encore
presentation of Dar's appearance on the March 27, 2011
Mountain Stage show here.
Dar stopped by Relix
Magazine's office a few months back and recorded a
live version of her song "I Have Been A Round The World"
from the new album "In The Time Of Gods". Watch the
It was posted May 4, 2012.
Dar Williams In Concert from Delaware playing
songs from her new album. Part of NPR's Live Fridays
from XPN series. May 2012.
Dar's also put together a new
video for "As
Cool As I Am" supporting woman's women's
rights. I will not be afraid of women! June 2012
was involved in the Concert for Newtown,
a community event that brought together the people of
Newtown in song, spirit and common purpose in the
aftermath of the Sandy Hook School shooting. It took
place in February 2013. This video is the
full PBS show of the concert.
A number of fans' videos
of songs from shows have been posted online at
blog has a couple of videos from Dar's performance
at the Housing Works Bookstore Cafe on October 16,
You can listen to the
whole version of Dar's cover of the Beatles song "You
Won't See Me" from the Rubber Soul
tribute album The
Bird Has Flown.
Here's a full
version of the single Echoes
from the CD My Better Self. AOL
also has a free MP3 download of Echoes.
to download I
Have No Right from The Green World. The song is
about peace activists Berrigan brothers and has been
added to this site as a tribute to Philip Berrigan who
passed away in early December 2002.
prayer card at Philip Berrigan's funeral:
of the gospel. Peacemaking is the greatest need
of the world today. We are the daughters and
sons of God, and that means we are called to be
peacemakers, whether we like it or not. It's a
responsibility of all of us to pursue peace for
its own sake, for the sake of the future for our
Listen to Dar's
recording of David Bowie's Starman.
In 1998, hundreds of Dar's listeners voted online for a song
they wanted Dar to record. This is it. This is a now an MP3
as the Liquid Audio version is no longer available and MP3s
are more versatile anyway!
stage B at the Aug. 19, 1997 Lilith Fair
show in Madison, Wisc.
Watch a 1997
concert from The
Troubador. She's with the full band. It's 1 hour 15
minuts long and includes an appearance by Richard Shindell
and the two singing Mary Magdalene - this program is no longer
available at lalive.com. If anyone has a copy, please
the Air, a site that belongs to NE Public Radio
WAMC-FM. You can listen to a live show they had with
Dar in January 2001. She performs: It Happens Every Day, Are
You Out There, The Christians And The Pagans, February, an
When I Was A Boy. There's no interview, just tunes.
There's a full
length concert (almost 2 hours) and a 15-minute interview
with Dar on Yahoo.
It was recorded in the fall of 2000 at the Gypsy Tea Room in
Dallas, Tx. Check out some screengrabs from the
concert - this program is no longer available at Yahoo.
Rolling Stone webcast
recorded at The Park
West in Chicago on Mar. 10, 1997 - this concert is now
available on darwilliams.net. It's in Real Audio format.
Last updated December 28, 2013
was created and is maintained by Gail J. Cohen