Be it Mozart or McGraw, the entertainment for your mountain wedding can be anything you wish thanks to the talented professional musicians and DJs available for hire in the Ruidoso area.

DJ Brett Nichols: Brett has a knack for selecting just the right music and playing it in just the right sequence to make your wedding unforgettable. He also works closely with his wife Natasha, a professional wedding photographer. (See listing in our Photography & Video category)

Phone: 575-937-3688 

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DJ Pete's Entertainment Group: With sixteen years' experience, Pete Davis is a friendly and energetic stage presence who works hard to match the music to match your wedding vision and expectations. Services include music, live band, DJ, karaoke, PA system and sound engineer. 

Address: 113 Wingfield St, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Phone:  575-937-0932 or 575-973-4845

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Rich Chorné: Rich is a soloist, singer-songwriter, producer, and band leader with a track record a mile long. He has shared the stage with many notable artists such as the late Johnny Johnson (Eric Clapton keyboardist and Chuck Berry’s Johnny Be Good), opened for ZZ Top with the Jay Adams Band and started out playing with El Paso Blues legend Long John Hunter, to name a few.

Phone: (575) 808.0142

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Angel or Ghost are two professional guitar players that can bring live entertainment to your wedding and make it rock. They perform artists such as Cat Stevens, Carole King, America, Eagles, and a lot more.

Contact: Frank Wolf & Nico Tamayo Mocarquerz   

Phone: 575-437-5346 or 573-529-9023

Address: Alamagordo, NM

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Bat Bennett   Phone: 505-720-4984

Rich Chorné   Phone: 575-808-0142

Michael Francis   Address: 10282 US HWY 380, Hondo, NM 88336   Phone: 760-980-0390 or 575-808-9336

The Graham Brothers Band   Address: Ruidoso, NM   Phone: 575-937-3055 or 575-937-1532 or 575-937-2940

Susan Landers Kolb   Phone: 888-527-1017

Blake & Deanna Martin   Phone: 575-973-4348

Bobby Peirce   Phone: 615-294-5826

Strange as Folk Band   Phone: 575-635-1979

Tomas Vigil   Phone: 575-937-0509 or 575-336-8057

Mike Sunjka, Solo guitar. Phone: 575-687-3195 or 575-551-1337Send Email | Visit Website

Mike Francis, Jazz and blues musician. Phone: 575-808-9336Send Email | Visit Website

Questions to Help You Select Your Band or DJ

Music will set the mood and pace of your entire wedding. A good DJ can assist your coordinator in ensuring the timeline of your event stays on track. Use these questions to ensure you have the right fit for what you envision your day to be.

22 Questions to Ask Your Band or DJ

The music can make or break a party, which means the band or DJ is one of the most important factors of your reception. And you definitely don't want to hire someone without thoroughly vetting them first. Ask the below questions when you meet with any potential musicians to find the right fit for you.