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The Cowboy Way

Member sinceApril 25, 2017
LocationNew Mexico
MembersJim Jones, Doug Figgs, Mariam Funke
InfluencesChris LeDoux/ Marshal Tucker/Sons of the Pioneers
Artist Biography:
The Cowboy Way is a trio of award-winning musicians from New Mexico. Their family friendly shows feature tight harmonies, high energy and smokin’ instrumentals. These prolific songwriters take you on ride of a lifetime as they honor traditional cowboy songs then bowl you over with a dynamic cover of a classic rock tune.

Doug Figgs ~A career working cowboy, Doug is now immersed in his love of music. He has released two Western albums to high praise from The Western Writers of America, The Western Music Association and The Academy of Western Artists.

Jim Jones~Jim is a native Texan and a life-long student of the West. His eight Western Americana albums, four children’s character education videos and four Western novels have won awards from The Western Writers of America, The Western Music Association and Academy of Western Artists.

Mariam Funke~Mariam is a native of Germany who from early on has felt a kinship with the American West and its music. He has enjoyed a colorful career on stage and in the studio, earning a reputation for being a versatile multi-instrumentalist, arranger and producer who is at home in many genres. Now residing in New Mexico, he works in his home studio as producer, teacher, sideman and songwriter.

More by The Cowboy Way:

A Horse Half As Wild
Don't Look Back
Halfway Down The Devil's Road
If You Wanna Ride
Let the Best Man Win
Los Ladrones
Take Me Back To Texas When I Die
The Wheel Fell Off the Wagon
Tularosa Rose

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