Paul Duffy is MMRF President Tim Duffy’s eldest brother. He has been a wandering poet since the 1970s. He performs on the mandolin on Cootie Stark's recordings, and has collaborated with Cool John Ferguson, Guitar Gabriel, Captain Luke, and Macavine Hayes. Paul introduced his brother Tim to Music Maker artists W.C. Minger, Dave McGrew, and Larry Shores. Currently, Paul resides in Terlingua, Texas, where he is a highly respected Texas songwriter and very active in the theater and music scenes.