Music of New Mexico
New Mexico is a state of the Southwest United States. The state has music traditions dating back to the ancient Anasazi and Pueblo people, Navajo, Apache, and the Spanish Santa Fe de Nuevo México; the...
James Tenney
James Tenney (August 10, 1934 – August 24, 2006) was an American composer and influential music theorist.
Tenney was born in Silver City, New Mexico, and grew up in Arizona and Colorado. He atten...
Stacy Dean Campbell
Stacy Dean Campbell (b. July 27, 1967, Carlsbad, New Mexico) is an American singer-songwriter, author and TV host. Campbell's father was a gospel singer, touring with many notable quartets and along w...
Robert Mirabal
Robert Mirabal (born October 6, 1966) is a Pueblo musician and Native American flute player and maker from Taos Pueblo, New Mexico. His flutes are world renowned and have been displayed at the Smiths...
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Deepsky
Deepsky is an electronic music act based in Los Angeles. Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, Deepsky formed in 1995 by J. Scott Giaquinta and Jason Blum after the dissolution of their first band ...
Sunshine Building
The Sunshine Building is a historic structure in downtown Albuquerque, in the U.S. state of New Mexico, at the intersection of Central Avenue and Second Street. The six-story building was designed by ...
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Heather Trost
Heather Trost (born July 18, 1982) is an American violinist and singer.
Trost was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is one of the two members of the American Balkan Folk band A Hawk and a Hacks...
Z. Randall Stroope
Z. Randall Stroope (born October 25, 1953) is an American composer, conductor, and lecturer. He has published more than 140 works, with: Oxford University Press, Carl Fischer, Alliance Music Publishin...
Red Earth (band)
Red Earth is a Native American rock band from Albuquerque, New Mexico which has released three independent albums.
Formed in Albuquerque, New Mexico in the mid-1990s, Red Earth quickly became a lo...
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That'll Be the Day
"That'll Be the Day" is a classic early rock and roll song written by Buddy Holly and Jerry Allison and recorded by The Crickets and various artists including Linda Ronstadt. It was also the fir...
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Junior Daugherty
Forest Alton "Junior" Daugherty, Jr (born July 19, 1930 in Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico) is a fiddler, guitar player and song writer. He has been ranked among the top five fiddlers in the Unit...
Alaska in Winter
Alaska in Winter is an American electronic band, consisting of front man Brandon Bethancourt, who dropped out of art school in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and reportedly, "spent a semester in a tiny cabi...
Tingley Coliseum
The Tingley Coliseum is an 11,571-seat multi-purpose arena in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Originally built as a rodeo and horse show auditorium, it is located at 300 San Pedro Drive N.E. Until spring 200...
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Mentor Williams
Mentor Williams is an American songwriter and producer. He is best known for writing "Drift Away", a middle-of-the-road playlist classic performed by Dobie Gray in 1973. He is the brother of songwrit...
Beirut (band)
Beirut is an American band which was originally the solo musical project of Santa Fe native Zach Condon, and later expanded into a band. The band's first performances were in New York, in May 2006, t...
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John Denver
Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr. (December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997), known professionally as John Denver, was an American singer-songwriter, actor, activist and humanitarian, whose greatest comm...
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Albuquerque Civic Auditorium
Albuquerque Civic Auditorium was an indoor arena in Albuquerque, New Mexico, which was demolished in 1987. It was notable for its innovative construction, as the dome was created by pouring concrete o...
Lynette Diaz
Lynette Diaz is an American-born singer-songwriter living in Christchurch, New Zealand. Her song "Living Before Dying" was awarded an Honorable Mention at the 2008 Peacedriven Songwriting Contest and...
Ronny Cox
Daniel Ronald "Ronny" Cox (born July 23, 1938) is an American character actor, singer-songwriter, and storyteller. His best-known roles include Drew Ballinger in Deliverance (1972), George Apple in Ap...
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Así Es Nuevo Méjico
Así Es Nuevo Méjico (English: "Such Is New Mexico") is the official Spanish language State Song of the U.S. State of New Mexico. The words and music were created by contemporary composer Amadeo Lucero...
Scared of Chaka
Scared Of Chaka is a punk rock band based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, which was formed in 1993 by guitarist/vocalist David Yanul Hernandez, bass guitarist Dameon Waggoner and drummer Jeff Jones. ...