Friday, March 1

Hieronymus Bogs

Orchestral Folk/Performance Art

Music: 7:00pm/ by Donation

Hieronymus Bogs’s eclectic blend of orchestral folk, spoken word, and performance art nearly evades traditional classification altogether. Evoking an ancient crooner, Bogs’s voice sits comfortably between Roy Orbison and Scott Walker, with hints of Antony and the Johnsons’s theatricality. Commandingly fusing mystically inspired lyricism and delicately stark instrumentation, his songs set emotions free in an almost hypnotic way.

“It’s refreshing when an artist can embrace his own nakedness. Hieronymus Bogs does this fearlessly.”—Ben Stephanus, With Guitar

The Lodge @Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Wednesday, March 6

Songwriter Series with Jack Lorang /Nate Porter

Folk/ Americana

Music: 7:00pm / by Donation

Born and raised in Lake County, Illinois, and residing for the last decade in Taos, New Mexico, Nate Porter and Jack Lorang are two songwriters from the same town in Illinois who have inspired and influenced each other’s music over the years. They are traveling together across the American West presenting their own unique visions of song. Nate Porter started his musical career in west Oakland, California, where he vivified the psychedelic folk-rock scene in bands such as The New Sun Company and Caravan 222. Jack Lorang has been writing songs for over twenty years. He has spent the last decade creating, performing and organizing events in the desert highlands near Taos, New Mexico. His songs reflect the sparse, rugged beauty of the landscape and the expansive splendor of the night sky.

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Saturday, March 9

Brea Burns & the Bolaros/ Katie May

Honky Tonk/Country

Music: 7:00pm/ $10 cover

Brea Burns and the Boleros are a Classic Honky Tonk band out of Phoenix, Arizona.

The group has been called 'Hank Williams and Wanda Jackson meeting Country Music's future'.

Brea's well-crafted songs take the listener on a journey through cheating, heartaches, honky tonks, and everything in between. Their unique sound is steeped in all the best aspects of traditional Country and Rockabilly music, with a fresh approach that keeps the modern listener engaged. The band's dynamic live performance has found them sharing the stage with many roots music legends, including Dale Watson, Billy Joe Shaver, Wayne Hancock, Kim Lenz, Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite boys, Junior Brown, and Asleep at the Wheel, among others. We are excited to welcome them to the Zócalo.

Katie Mae plays interpretive country & alt-western music, though she first took to a stage as the vocalist for a local punk band (and still does). Her style speaks to her authenticity, and vulnerability. “My favorite performers are those who seem to be entranced in their own hypnotic spell. They transcend deep into altered states of consciousness & invite you along for the ride. Katie Mae is one of those performers.” -R.W. Tudor, Anything But Mainstream Records

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Friday, March 15

Three Acts in One Night!

Ak'chamel – Performance Art/Dark Instrumental

Music: 5:00pm in ‘The Lodge’/ by Donation

Few bands are as inscrutable as the mysterious Texas duo, Ak’chamel. The pair are known for their countless cassettes, films, and full-length records (such as the publicly and critically acclaimed ‘The Totemist’), as well as for performing their ritualistic sounds in homespun costumes with self-made instruments.

Casper Allen/ Kirk Mathews

Roots Americana

Music: 7:00pm/ by Donation

After years of singing accompanied only by his own guitar, Allen has built a strong performing catalog of original songs and hidden gems of the American songbook. “Some voices carry within them the weight of a thousand lifetimes filled with haunting pain, love and a wholehearted sincerity which cannot be doubted. Texas born and Colorado based Casper Allen has one of these timeless and powerful voices and a real-life story behind his profound songs.”~ Houston Press.

Kirk Mathews is a great friend & a great songwriter. Blending Southwestern style with urban folk, creating a unique sound in today's vast music landscape. With resemblances that evoke traces of Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits and at times Bruce Springsteen, Matthew’s sound is steeped in timeless story-telling, experience and soothing melodies.

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Sunday, March 17

Sierra Sáhir

Belly Dance Troop

Performance: 2:00pm/ $10 Cover

Come celebrate St Patricks Day with us and Sierra Sáhir, a Fusion Bellydance Tribe, as they share the joy and belly dance love in a colorful, thrilling, interactive show dancing for you to Celtic, Nordic and Spanish/Irish music! Guest Performance by Zorina.

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Saturday, March 23

The Silver City String Beans!


Music: 7:00pm/ $10 Cover

Surprise! The band is back together! And we’re so excited to welcome them back! Get your dancing shoes ready - Silver City's own homegrown bluegrass band tickles those strings for a toe tapping foot stomping goo.

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Wednesday, March 27

Nick Brower/Hemlocks w/Taft

Experimental Folk

Music: 7:00pm/ by Donation

Nick Brower shaves away the tense silence, pulling sounds across a ghostly room, Nick’s cello awakens our attention before soothing us back to rest.

Hemlock is Swamp-raised, ATX/chicago-based, phone-fi post-folk.

“A lot of artists can be compelling despite being so quiet, but Hemlock inspire excitement without a lot of noise. That is much more rare, and truly special.”-Ken, If It’s Too Loud

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Thursday, March28

Songwriter’s Showcase

Sign Up: 7:00pm/ Music: 7:30pm

Last Thursday of the Month. Limited spots.

Must Sign Up in Person

Come showcase songs you’ve been working on.

Each participating writer will get the chance to play 3 original songs.

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Friday, March 29

Casual Drifter


Music: 7:00pm/ by Donation

Casual Drifter is an American singer-songwriter currently based out of Nashville, TN whose unwavering passion for music and thirst for adventure have shaped his unique artistic style. Traversing the countryside in his 2000 Chevy Astro Van, living the life of a modern day troubadour, documenting his journey along the way. 

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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Saturday, March 30

Blues Dawg

Classic Rock & Blues

Music: 8:00pm/ $10/cover at the door

Blues Dawg is a high-energy electric blues band, featuring Joe Neri on vocals and guitar, Dave Zaborac on guitar, Rick Spiegel on bass, and Ted Whittemore on drums.

Originally founded by Neri in Los Angeles in 1998, Blues Dawg  gets the crowd dancing with an entertaining mix of rockin’ blues and classic rock.

Whiskey Creek Zócalo 

11786 HWY 180 East. Arenas Valley, NM \  / 575-388-1266

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