Mark Padilla, veteran musician and owner of Lesmen’s Music, released a new CD, ‘Songs From the Heart’ a collaboration of 18 songs with many well known New Mexico music artists. Proceeds of the CD sales will go to the Lexiam Heart Foundation in honor of his grandson Theo who has a heart condition. The CD features a song dedicated to his grandson called, ‘Theo’s Lullaby. He also features a song with Vicente Griego to honor
“I have always looked up to and aspired to record music like my family’s band, La Lluvia. La Lluvia had many talented members including my dad, Andy Chavez Sr., my uncle Steve Chavez, my late uncle Randall Chavez, Jerry Atencio, and the late Carlos Archuleta. I looked up to them and still do for my musical inspiration.”
Breaking News: Ryan Montano’s new release, ‘Soulfully’ made its Billboard debut today on the contemporary jazz charts. Ryan Montano is a nationally recognized trumpeter, songwriter, bandleader and recording artist. His beautiful tone, sophisticated and memorable compositions, impactful live performances and precise technique have garnered him national radio airplay and festival performances across the nation.