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Jackson Price has been a fixture on the Taos music scene for more than a decade. Price came to Taos from Los Angeles, California, where he spent 15 years doing bit parts in movies, guest spots on TV shows and commercials. After playing lead guitar in a Los Angeles-based blues band called the Mighty Mojo Prophets, he decided to move his family to New Mexico. more
When it's right, it's right. Jackson Price, founder of Big Swing Theory, was raised on the blues. Even with his successful swing band, he found that he still needed another outlet. more
Roots and Wires is hosting a double-header show today (Sept. 26) at the Taos Mesa Brewing Mothership, 20 ABC Mesa Road, off U.S. 64 west, featuring two performances.Opening at 7 … more
"Who is he?" That's what people wanted to know when Cooper (CW) Ayon opened for Vieux Farka Touré in April 2018. Roots and Wires' promoter John Henderson said he was approached by at least 50 people … more
Blues guitarist and singer Duwayne Burnside was born into a royal lineage of North Mississippi hill country blues musicians carved out decades ago by his father, the … more
Taos loves the blues for some reason. Maybe it's the hard-driving rhythms or the beat that gets you up and dancing, but locals just eat it up. Better bring a big old spoon because … more
Carvin Jones began our phone conversation by crediting his grandfather for his musical start. It was by listening to his grandfather's records of B.B. King "every day and every night" that a young … more
Steel guitarist Roosevelt Collier was still buzzing from the news when I spoke with him about his upcoming show in Taos. He found out the day before that the United Kingdom's Jazz FM, a digital radio … more
It isn't often that the Taos Community Auditorium offers popular music concerts, but thanks to a new initiative by AMP Concerts, locals may get a chance to rock in the aisles. … more
Taos musician Jackson Price said the songs he writes differ from standard blues songs. "I rarely write about 'my baby left me' or 'I'm down and out.' I write about being bald, fat, … more
Phil and Linda Oliveira are on a mission to bring hope through music to at-risk youth in New Mexico and Texas.Every year the couple put heart and soul into producing the Blues, … more
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