Dallas Arcand

Based In: Alberta, CA

Dallas Arcand is a high energy Aboriginal entertainer from the Alexander (Kipohtakaw) Cree Nation, located near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Dallas is well known for performing some of his original music, as well as a few cover songs, especially Johnny Cash, Folsum. From an early age Dallas has exercised his artistic talents through Pow-Wow, Hip-Hop, and Métis music. He is strongly influenced by his belief in Aboriginal spirituality and traditional teachings. Dallas also plays Aboriginal acoustic instruments, best known for native flute.

Artist: Dallas Arcand

Black Hills Unity Concert 2016 Honours All That is Sacred

After broken treaties and years of injustice, people are coming together in Unity to take stand for the return of the Black Hills to the Lakota Tribes. Join the movement for The Black Hills Unity Concert on September 9-11 in South Dakota.
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The 2014 Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Award Nominees

Inez Jasper garnered the most nominations (five!) followed by Indian City and Shy-Anne (four each!) at the 2014 APCMA nominee announcement. With over 25 Indigenous artists nominated over all, this year is looking as exciting as ever …read more »

APCMA 2012 Award Winners: Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards

The 2012 APCMAs—the 7th annual Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Awards—took place November 1st and 2nd in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Two nights of celebrating Indigenous music, one long list of winners! Here is a complete list of the 2012 APCMA award winners. …read more »

APCMA Nominees 2012

At a press conference in Winnipeg this morning, the 2012 Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Award nominees were announced. Read the full list of nominees here. …read more »

2011 APCMA Nominees Announced

After the first round of voting, the Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Awards have announced the official nominees today.
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VIDEO: Komasket Music Festival 2011 Playlist

This past weekend marked the 10th annual Komasket Music Festival at Nkampulx on Lake Okanagan in unceded Syilx Okanagan Territory. Indigenous artists Buffy Sainte-Marie, Dallas Arcand and Geroge Leach were there and houseofinvention captured Buffy’s voice, Dallas’ moves and George’s fast fingers. …read more »