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Young musicians will have the chance to step into the spotlight for an upcoming event put on by the Santa Fe Boys and Girls Club. The ‘Battle of the Bands’ seeks to give young artists in the area an opportunity to win prize money and valuable first-hand experience.

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With increased vaccination rates and a downward trend in COVID cases, many entertainment venues are reopening their doors. After a very challenging year. It was hard to watch favorite places fold and stages remain empty. But many musicians are ready to shine again.

Ron Crowder

Award winning Singer and Songwriter Ron Crowder has a new single he's releasing on June 26. But this release comes with a special cause. He plans to donate 100% of the proceeds to the Navajo and Hopi Donation Drive and Relief Fund, an organization coordinating in NM to provide medical, cleaning and personal supplies to those most affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).The song is called “This is the Moment.” And it's already been nominated for this year's NM Music Awards as Best Pop Song as well as Best Recording Engineer.