Learn About the Commission

Learn About the Commission

Welcome to the New Mexico Music Commission. The New Mexico Music Commission (NMMC) is made up of a diverse cross-section of New Mexico citizens representing all facets of our state’s unique and diverse music industry. As is befitting of New

Celebrate New Mexico’s Music

Celebrate New Mexico’s Music

Showcasing New Mexico’s Extraordinary Talent. The Music Commission is elated to feature the rich and diverse talents of New Mexico’s music industry. We proudly showcase our state’s award winners, through the Governor’s Arts Awards and the Music Commission’s Platinum Music

New Mexico Music Directory

New Mexico Music Directory

A Clearinghouse of New Mexico’s Music Industry. The New Mexico Music Directory is a FREE service promoting performers and businesses & services available for hire. Search the directory Join the directory The directory is open to all New Mexico-based professional

Latest News

  • Shepherd, Chevel ~ voice

    Shepherd, Chevel ~ voice

    New Mexico Music Commission’s Student Musician Spotlight Featured Student: Chevel Shepherd ~ Farmington 17-year-old Chevel Shepherd stands as living proof that big things sometimes come in small packages. Chevel won America’s hearts, and the title of “Season 15 Winner” during
  • ¡Arriba Nuevo México! – Roberto Griego (1978)

    ¡Arriba Nuevo México! – Roberto Griego (1978)

    Songs about New Mexico: ¡Arriba Nuevo México! written and performed by Roberto Griego (1978) Lyrics Soy un Nuevo Méxicano Y un verdadero Chicano Yo nací en un pueblo pequeño Muy humilde, pobre y sincero Y ahora les voy a cantar
  • Neikrug, Marc

    Neikrug, Marc

    Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts: Marc Neikrug ~ Santa Fe Recipient of the 2019 Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts, Marc Neikrug’s musical career has spanned over 54 years as a globally recognized concert pianist, composer, and
  • Blaskey, Lindy

    Blaskey, Lindy

    Notable New Mexican: Lindy Blaskey ~ Albuquerque While they never broke big on the national charts, Lindy Blaskey and his band the Lavells were one of the most popular bands in the Southwest during the mid-’60s garage rock explosion. The
  • Land of Enchantment – Jesse Cann (2019)

    Land of Enchantment – Jesse Cann (2019)

    Songs About New Mexico: Land of Enchantment written and performed by Jesse Cann (2019) Land of Enchantment is track 2 of the 2019 album release, “A New Song” by Jesse Cann. It’s a dreamy and beautiful Latin jazz-flavored reminiscence of