Tensas Music Press Kit

Official artist press kit for Tensas, a songwriter and performer located in Woodland Park, Colorado USA who is represented by Tall Tale Records LLC.


Let the River Speak (Album) - 12/18/2022
Luang Prabang (Single) -
Lovely Bones (Single) - 05/13/2021
The Sickness (EP)
- 05/05/2020
Profile (Demo) - 12/17/2017
Mary Jane's Last Dance (Single) - 10/31/2010

  • Let the River Speak, Tensas, Songwriter, Folk, Rock, Roots, Americana, Grunge, Colorado, Woodland Park, Colorado Springs, Tallulah, Louisiana, Mississippi, Derwood, James, Willhite

    Tensas' New Album is the Funeral Procession You Didn't Know You Needed

    This collection of 11 grungy folk-rock tales will carry you down a dark river that flows with internal pain, love, war and death...

  • Indy, Magazine, Colorado Springs, Independent, Rocky Mountain, Gothic, Songwriter, Dark, Folk, Blues, Rock, Americana, Tall Tale Records, Singer Songwriter, Live, Booking, Denver, Best of

    CS Indy Magazine

    Rocky Mountain Gothic - Cover Story
    Local Singer-Songwriter Tensas on Race, Religion and The Sickness

    Read the story here 
  • Tensas, Denver, KGNU, Radio, Fort Collins, Boulder, Nederland, Colorado, Band, Music, Grunge, Folk, Rock, Roots, Let the River Speak, Tall Tale Records

    KGNU Radio's Top 30

    Tensas made the weekly TOP 30 charts at KGNU radio in Feb 2023 with his latest album "Let the River Speak" raking in at 28!

    Visit KGNU.org! 
  • The Gazette

    Colorado musician was one of the first to write about the pandemic, and he has more to say

    Read featured article 
  • Denver, Voyage, Magazine, Music, Tensas, Derwood, James, Willhite, Tall Tale, Records, Songwriter, Band, Colorado

    Denver Voyage Magazine

    Hidden Gems: Meet Derwood (Tensas) Willhite of Tall Tale Records

    Read the article now 
  • 303 Magazine, Tensas, Denver, Colorado, Songwriter, Band, Derwood, Willhite

    303 Magazine

    New Colorado Music You Should Know, June Edition

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Press Photos

Tensas, Band, Press, Photo, Oskar, Blues, Colorado, Springs, Folk, Roots, Rock, Grunge
Tensas, Press, Headshot, Derwood, Colorado, Louisiana, Willhite, Tall Tale Records
Tensas, Electric, Roxy, Broadway, Denver, Music, Colorado, Folk, Grunge, Rock, Band

Tensas, Victor, Colorado, Storm, Songwriter, Musician, Band
Tensas, Victor, Train, Sickness, Press, Photo, Plague, Mask, Derwood, Tall Tale, Colorado, Louisiana