These Local Locos round out the top 5 best El Paso area bands according to the 2020 El Paso Inc, "Best Of El Paso" Contest.

Many local bands were in the running for the El Paso Inc, Best Of The Best 2020 contest, and some really good local rockers made the top 5.  As usual, picking winners is tough but, here are the winning bands along with a brief bit about each band and a link you can use to learn more.

  • You're The Alibi.  Learn more about the band via that link and check out their latest video by clicking this link. (Subscribe to their YouTube channel.)
  • Middle Fingers Unfold.  (Subscribe to their YouTube channel.)
  • Shadow Valley.  Shadow Valley recently released their new EP, learn more about that by clicking here.  (Subscribe to their YouTube channel.)
  • La Utopia. You can learn more about these guys by clicking on that link and you can listen to some of their music by clicking on this link.
  • Fungi Mungle.  No surprise here, these guys have been El Paso's favorite party band for years. If you want a guaranteed, damn good time; just look for the afros, the platform boots, the glitz and the glitter. (Subscribe to their YouTube channel.)

For a peek at some local chefs who won in the 2020 "Best of" contest, click here. Remember to please always, SUPPORT LOCAL ARTISTS! In these crazy times, be sure and support local businesses as well!  They all really, really need our help to stay open and in business.

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