Live Music in New Mexico

New Mexico has a wonderful diversity of live music events happening all the time! Below are a few sites that list music performances. We don’t control the pages linked here, so please contact them if your event isn’t listed. And email us at the Commission if you have another event listing resource you’d like to see added here.


New Mexico True Music Events and Festivals. The top of this page lists annual music festivals, and the bottom has a calendar of music events in every genre from around the state.

Albuquerque & Surrounding Areas:

Visit Albuquerque‘s live music events listing. This page also has links to popular music venues in the city.

The Paper. Independent newspaper’s event listings.

LiveMusicNM. This volunteer-run site invites you to add your favorite musicians, venues, and events in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and surrounding areas.

Las Cruces & Surrounding Areas:

Visit Las Cruces. Lists all events. Scroll through to find music events.

Las Cruces Live Music Facebook page. You don’t have to be a Facebook member to see event listings.

Silver City events calendar.

Santa Fe & Surrounding Areas:

Santa Fe Reporter. Santa Fe’s free weekly newspaper’s listing of music events.

Live Taos. Click on “music” to see just music events.

Roswell & Surrounding Areas:

Roswell Music Scene Facebook page. You don’t have to be a Facebook member to see event listings.

Roswell Community Calendar. Lists all events, but plenty of music events are included.

Discover Ruidoso events calendar.

Farmington & Surrounding Areas:

Farmington, Jolt Your Journey music and theater events page.

Explore Aztec live music events and venues.

Hobbs: Searchable by “music.”


Clovis Rocks events calendar.


Explore Carlsbad events and festivals listing.

Pearl of the Pecos Arts and Culture District events calendar.

Carlsbad Current Argus events page–search by “live music” or “nightlife.”


Alamogordo NM True events listing.


Visit Gallup events listing.

Gallup Chamber of Commerce events listing.