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The Sunset Westerners
KGFL Roswell, NM

About the Group

About The Group

Folks may recognize a couple of the names of this group that was popular out of Roswell, New Mexico back in 1951. They were said to be stars of radio, television, the Folk Star recording label and were 'candidates' for Universal Motion Pictures.

They had a Saturday morning show over KGFL in Roswell from 7:45am to 8:00am as well as another appearance from 7:30pm to 8:30pm Saturday nights. Transcriptions or pre-recorded broadcasts allowed them to be heard at 6:00am and 3:30pm daily.

Timeline & Trivia Notes

Group members

  • Bob Wolfe, vocals, banjo
  • Wanda Wolfe
  • Bessie Narmore

Credits & Sources

  • Country Song Roundup No. 15; December 1951; American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT