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Jim Kono at Ale Republic (with help from his friend & duo partner Jeff Chapman -- "Rockslide")

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Ale Republic Brewery, 28 Arroyo Seco Road, Cedar Crest, NM 87008

Jim Kono will perform originals and covers with duo partner Jeff Chapman (Rockslide) on the patio at the Ale Republic. Join us in the great outdoors on the green side of Sandia Mountains in beautiful Cedar Crest, New Mexico.

Jim Kono on KXNM 88.7 FM -- Sounds of Central New Mexico -- (broadcast on Friday May 7, 2021 @ 9:00 PM & On Demand Streaming thereafter -- )

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KXNM Radio 88.7 -- On Demand Streaming -- , 8 Clements Road, McIntosh, NM 87032

Half-hour Radio Show featuring Singer-Songwriter Jim Kono and his new single entitled "Buddy." Other tunes from his albums "Truths, Half-truths & Lies" and "Twisted Country People" will also be featured.

Jim Kono at Chili Line Brewing - Lamy Junction (Outdoor) Taproom

Chili Line Brewing Company @ Lamy Junction, 152 Old Lamy Trail, Lamy, NM

After quite a hiatus, singer-songwriter JIM KONO will be performing live at Chili Line's outdoor venue from 3:00 to 5:30 PM on Sunday August 16, 2020. Come enjoy horseback riding, hiking or mountain biking at Galisteo Basin Preserve (near Santa Fe, NM) -- then stop by the Historic Lamy Junction train station and outdoor taproom for great brews, food, music and fun!

Jim Kono & Jeff Chapman (Rockslide) at Chili Line

Chili Line Brewing Company @ Lamy Junction, 152 Old Lamy Trail, Lamy, NM 87540

Join Jim & Jeff for some great fun at the Chili Line Taproom in Lamy, NM -- home of a charming historic train station that has been converted to a taproom, deli and live music venue. Rockslide will play some original tunes and a few of their favorite country, soft-rock and blues covers.

Jim Kono & Rockslide at Chili Line Brewing Company at Lamy

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Chili Line Brewing Company @ Lamy Junction, 152 Old Lamy Trail, Lamy, NM 87540

Please join JIm Kono at Chili Brewing Company @ Lamy for a few original tunes and some country, soft rock and blues covers. Jim's new music duo partner, Jeff Chapman, may join Jim for few as well. Lamy has excellent microbrews, great food, and the amazing atmosphere of an old train station that is an Amtrak stop.

Jim Kono at Shaffer Hotel

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Shaffer Hotel and Dining Room, 103 Main Stree, Mountainaire, NM

Join Jim Kono at the Historic Shaffer Hotel and Dining Room in Mountainair, New Mexico for a Ground Hogs Day / Super Bowl Eve celebration. Jim will play some original tunes from his albums and some country, soft rock, folk and blues covers. Jim will also perform a few tunes with his new due partner, Jeff Chapman (Rockslide NM). Enjoy some great New Mexican food and a variety of live music!

More Love Monday with Jim Kono

More Love Monday at Trail Rider with Jim Kono, Trail Rider Pizza -- 12165 NM-14 B2, Cedar Crest, NM

Celebrate the release of Jim Kono's new album, "Truths, Half-truths & Lies" at Trail Rider.  Enjoy great pizza, beer and music.  


Free - tips and music purchases appreciated

Music on the Mountain with Jim Kono

Music on the Mountain at Ale Republic with Jim Kono, 28 Arroyo Seco, Cedar Crest, NM

Celebrate the release of Jim Kono's new album, "Truths, Half-truths & Lies" and enjoy some great beer, food and music on the green side of the Sandias.  

Free -- tips appreciated

Sunday Afternoon with Jim Kono

Rock Canyon Taproom, 364 NM-333 (Route 66), Tijeras, NM

Join Jim Kono on Sunday afternoon for music, brews and food at Rock Canyon Taproom.

Free - tips and CD / Amazon purchases appreciated

Jim Kono - Trail Rider

Trail Rider Pizza, 12165 NM-14 B2, Cedar Crest, New Mexico

Join Jim for another Monday evening of original tunes, covers and great pizza.  

Free - tips appreciated


More Love Monday @ Trail Rider Pizza - Featuring Jim Kono

Trail Rider Pizza, 12165 NM-14 B2, Cedar Crest, NM

Join singer-songwriter James Konopasek (Jim Kono), from Edgewood, NM on Labor Day evening for some great pizza and music at Trail Rider -- located about 5 miles north of I-40 on New Mexico State Hwy 14 in Cedar Crest.  

Sample Jim's Music on




Free - Donations-Tips Appreciated


A Tuesday Evening with Jim Kono

Trail Rider Pizza, 12165 North Highway 14 Suite B2, Cedar Crest, New Mexico

Please join singer-songwriter James Konopasek (Jim  Kono) on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 for a great evening of original music and country, blues and soft-rock covers.  Jim hails from Edgewood, NM with roots in Oregon and Pensylvania.  His 2014 album "Twisted Country People" will be offered for sale and he will play several songs from his soon-to-be released album "Truths, Half-truths & Lies" that is being professionally produced by Steve Goodie in Nashville.  

Jim's music is available through Amazon, CD Baby and other online outlets.  

Hope to see you there.  

Listen to samples of Jim's music at the following websites:



Free - donations/tips gladly accepted


Second Saturday Community Coffeehouse

Second Saturday Community Coffeehouse, 87 State Road 344 (at Woods End Church across from WalMart), Edgewood, New Mexico

I have the great privelege to open for Albuquerque singer-songwriter Peter Neils.  I will play 5-6 original tunes until approximately 6:30 and then Peter will take the stage.  It should be an evening of great music.   

Free - Donations Welcome


Earth Day -- Glen Rock Trash Walk

Earth Day Trash Walk in Glen Rock, 30 Enterprise Street, Glen Rock, PA