About Us

Delaware Rock and Roll Society is a group of people who are passionate about discovering, preserving, and presenting Rock and Roll artists, producers, and promoters past and present. We are Keepin’ the Faith with the Music, the Faces, and the Memories!

George Wolkind

George Wolkind

President

Bio

lead singer for Snakegrinder 1973 to 1975, and Amazing Space 1976

Paula Wolkind

Paula Wolkind

Executive Director

Bio

Music fan and dance enthusiast, Newark native

Larry Williams

Larry Williams

Renowned jazz saxophonist

Bio

Composer and arranger. Record collector, historian, and co-host of Clifford’s Corner at WVUD radio.

Kitty Mayo

Kitty Mayo

Blues, jazz, and, rock singer

Bio

Vocal tutor, ACHI Women’s Magazine Editor’s Choice Award Winner 2018

Chuck Old

Chuck Old

Film Specialist

Bio

Chuck Old is a graduate of La Salle University and has a wide range of experiences and life long interest in learning about people, places and things.
In 2000 he received his B.A. which he earned in the study of communications and a minor in marketing. His studies covered broadcasting and journalism. This course work allowed him the opportunity to intern two times for WCAU-TV ( NBC 10 in Philadelphia). After graduating He was hired as a production assistant for the station. It was here he worked from the tape room to the assignment desk and helping out in the field occasionally. Chuck says his most remember able moment was when channel won the ratings war in February 2001. That was the first time that a station beat Action News @ 11 since the late 70’s.
After there he was a part-time producer/reporter/videographer for WDEL News in Wilmington from December 2004 till April 2007.
He has spend the last 18 years in retail management while still dabbling in video production.
This includes his newest project the Delaware Valley Original Music Showcase which just finished its third season.

Steven Leech

Steven Leech

Author and a Delaware cultural historian

Bio

He hosts the radio program Boptime at WVUD, where he is in the radio station’s Hall of Fame. He is an editor, since 1980 for the local literary magazine, Dreamstreets.

Tim Cleary

Tim Cleary

Premier bassist with 50 years of music experience in Delaware

Bio

20 years with Al Santoro and the Hi-Liters, currently with Glass Onion, 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee

Michael Schwartz

Michael Schwartz

Business Owner

Bio

H Schwartz & Sons steel pipe distribution company. Attended University of Delaware. Produced “Opening Acts” a local access TV show featuring videos of local bands performing original music

Lois Lipton Parker

Lois Lipton Parker

Consultant

Bio

Lois Produces the Rock & Roll Legends Show which has brought in most of the top stars of the 50s and 60s. Lois is also one of the booking agent for many different groups.

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https://lurayproductions.com/