October 28th

Your #CountryFest2022 lineup! We can’t wait to see you in June!

Tickets, campsites and pit passes available NOW to the largest country music festival in the Midwest!


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September 3rd
Happy to announce I’ll be opening for the incredible Josh Turner next Saturday night at the Berglund Center in Roanoke VA. You can grab tickets by clinking the link below. Gonna be a great evening of music, hope you can make it!
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For Tickets Click Below!
July 15th
Great night at Jenks in Point Pleasant NJ opening for Joe Nichols, thanks to everyone who came out!
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The DC faithful representing at Jenks!!!
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July 8th 2021
Grab your tixs to see Derek with Joe Nichols on July 14th at Jenks in Point Pleasant NJ
July 3rd 2021
New Dates Announced For Summer!!!
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July 14th @ Jenks Club, with Joe Nichols 7pm

300 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach

NJ, 08742


July 15th @ Crabby Jack's at the Crab Trap 6pm

2 Broadway Somers Point NJ 08244


July 16th @ Plagido's Winery 6pm

570 N First Rd, Hammonton NJ 08037


July 18th @ Sweetwater Marina and Riverdeck 2pm

2780 7th Ave, Sweetwater, NJ 08037


July 20th @ Elaine's - Cape May, NJ 6pm

513 Lafayette St, Cape May NJ 08204


July 21st @ Sirens Bar and Grill 5pm

447 Carson Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401


July 22nd @ Tuckahoe Inn 5:30pm

1 Harbor Rd, Marmora, NJ 08223


July 23rd @ Harrah's Resort Atlantic City 9pm

777 Harrahs Blvd, Atlantic City NJ

08401 @ Baywalk


July 24th @ Pic-A-Lilli Inn 1pm

866 US-206, Shamong NJ 08088

January 20th 2021
New Single "Give An Inch Take A Mile out now! Available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, and all digital outlets. 
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January 18th 2021
New DC single "Give An Inch Take A Mile" drops today!!!
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December 13th 2020
Another great recording session today in Nashville. From L to R Zack Robertson, Greg Upchurch, Derek Crider, Branden Taulbee
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November 9th 2020
Greg Upchurch in the studio today recording some drum tracks. Looking forward to sharing some of these with you guys in the near future....
October 15th 2020
Layed down some incredible guitar riffs today. Happy to have Zack Robertson from the Craig Morgan Band & Chet Roberts from 3 Doors Down playing on some tracks!
June 22nd 2020

This Sunday I’ll be joining Heather Heather for our first Facebook Live event over on the book. Hope you guys will tune in 7pm EST, 6pm CST, 4pm PST #singersongwriters #takamineguitars #elixerstrings #bose #wornstar #goorinbros #countryrock #america #redwhiteandblue #military #flyoverstates #derekcrider #heatherheather #nashvilletn @heatherheathermusic @sennheiser @wornstar @takamineguitars_official @elixir_strings @bose @goorinbrosnashville

May 22nd 2020

Recording my new song "Ghost Town"  can't wait for you guys to hear this thing!

May 8th

Another great day recording over at Rivergate Studios here in TN, hope to have some new music out for you guys soon...

March 12th 2020
Looking forward to returning to Valley Forge Casino in King Of Prussia PA on March 28th. Show time is 9pm!
December 15th 2019
Returning to TN for some shows this month, hope to see you there!
November 9th 2019
Looking forward to playing the NJEA Convention at Bally's Atlantic City this Thursday night! Will be kicking the night off at the Mountain Bar around 9pm, event is free and open to the public.
September 8th 2019
Looking forward to playing the Tennessee State Fair this Thursday night!!!
September 11th 2019
Some killer shots from this past weekends Downbeach Seafood Festival, photos courtesy of BeauRidgePhotography
September 6th 2019
Derek & The Boys return to Firewaters Saloon at the Tropicana in Atlantic City this Friday & Saturday night, over 100 different beers on tap & in bottle, gonna be a weekend party!!!
September 1st 2019
Had a great time performing at The Downbeach Seafood Festival in Ventnor on Saturday, what an amazing event!!!
August 30th 2019
Excited to announce that I’m now featured on Pandora, head on over and add me to your playlist
August 15th 2019
Fire up your Saturday night with Derek Crider & 92.5 XTU - Philly's Country Station at Valley Forge Casino Resort