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Michael Martin Murphey has made over 35 albums and BMI has confirmed that his song Wildfire is one of the most played songs in the history of radio. His songs have been recorded by Lyle Lovett, Kenny Rogers, John Denver, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Jerry Jeff Walker, Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, and a host of other recording artists. On these two nights at the Carson Valley Inn, Michael will feature his many ballads and love songs plus all of his popular hits!
"Michael Martin Murphey is one the main influences on my career. He is among America’s best songwriters."
Michael has performed with over 50 symphony orchestras, including the National Symphony Orchestra, and has won numerous awards and honors from such organizations as the National Cowboy Hall of Fame, the Academy of Country Music, "The King of the Cowboys" Award for Western Entertainment and many more. Michael is also a movie actor, script writer and has performed music in films like Lonesome Dove and Hard Country.
In addition to his mega-hit Wildfire, some of Michael's other songs include What’s Forever For, A Long Line of Love, Carolina In The Pines, Still Taking Chances, From the Word Go, Cowboy Logic, Geronimo’s Cadillac and I’m Gonna Miss You Girl.
Michael Martin Murphey normally appears at larger concert halls and arenas – but you'll see him up-close during his appearances in our Valley Ballroom.