2019 New Mexico Music Awards Announces performance lineup

The 32nd annual New Mexico Music Awards program will present some of New Mexico’s newest and brightest stars in performance this year during its annual banquet and show on May 19th at Sandia Resort & Casino in Albuquerque.

This year’s lineup features teen recording artist Chloë Nixon, film composers Eb & Hal, traditional New Mexico music trio Lone Piñon, Higher Ground Bluegrass, Hip-Hop/Native artist G Precious and an all-star performance featuring Mr. Kali, Melissa Rios and Jamie Harrison.

Each year, the New Mexico Music Awards acknowledges excellence in recorded music in New Mexico and presents a lifetime achievement award to an artist, producer, engineer or other music industry professional who has dedicated their life to producing quality music in New Mexico.

This year saw over 680 entries recorded in New Mexico in 41 categories from around New Mexico including entries from artists in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Carlsbad, El Prado, Bernalillo, Abiquiu Española, Cerrillos, Las Cruces, Tijeras, Velarde, Rio Rancho, Socorro, Gallup, Tularosa, Los Alamos, Ramah, Placitas, Truth or Consequences, Roswell, Sandia Park and Edgewood.

For a complete list of finalists, go to http://newmexicomusicawards.com/2019-finalists/

Purchase tickets online at http://newmexicomusicawards.com/purchase-tickets/ or  at BrownPaperTickets.com

The New Mexico Music Awards is sponsored by Quickbeam Audio. Lighting. Video; listen!NM, Jason’s Music Publishing, The Candyman Strings & Things in Santa Fe and Moonlight Talent Management.

With additional support for educational programs from New Mexico Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts and the New Mexico Music Commission.