Alberto Nelson “Al Hurricane” Sanchez ~ Dixon Recipient of the New Mexico Music Commission’s 2017 Platinum Music Award, Al Hurricane (July 10, 1936-October 22, 2017) is a singer-songwriter, dubbed “The Godfather” of New Mexico music. He has released more than
Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr. ~ Roswell Henry, professionally as John Denver (b. December 31, 1943 – d. October 12, 1997), was a singer-songwriter, actor, activist and humanitarian, whose greatest commercial success was as a solo singer, starting in the 1970s. He
Forest Alton “Junior” Daugherty, Jr ~ Alamogordo Daugherty (b. July 19, 1930) is a fiddler, guitar player and song writer born and raised in Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico. He is ranked among the top five fiddlers in the United
Kenneth Dale Eoff ~ Artesia Professionally known as Kenny Dale (b. October 3, 1951) is a country music artist who was born and raised in Artesia, New Mexico. Active in the 1970s, he recorded two albums for Capitol Records and
Daniel Ronald “Ronny” Cox ~ Cloudcroft Cox (b. July 23, 1938) is a character actor, singer-songwriter, and storyteller. His best-known roles include Drew Ballinger in Deliverance (1972), George Apple in Apple’s Way (1974-75), Lieutenant Andrew Bogomil in Beverly Hills Cop
Darren Cordova ~ Dixon Born in Dixon, New Mexico, Darren Cordova, along with his father and brothers, ventured into the music industry, forming the group “Los Cordova’s”. The group recorded their first recording in 1989 entitled Los Cordova’s “Mala Novia”.