Rocky Ford Band is a group of musicians from the Moses Lake / Quincy area who share a joy of making music together.
Rick Liles, lead guitar and singer, is a traditional country musician. John Luke McKean, singer and bass player, has old-time string band, Southern Gospel, classical, and country influences. Julia Hodgson has gospel and pop influences. Elliot Kooy, singer and banjo player, and his wife, Debby Kooy, singer and guitar player, have been responsible for bluegrass and traditional music programs at the George, Washington Community Hall for many years. Through that experience, they have acquired a love of bluegrass and old time music.
Rocky Ford Band plays primarily for community dances and public events.