Thursday April 24, 2014

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Winnipeg’s Most

Based In: Winnipeg, MB

Originating from Winnipeg, MB the group Winnipeg’s Most has arisen like a rose through the concrete. Emcees Charlie Fettah, Brooklyn and Jon-C have had continued success in the music industry. Alongside two Juno nominated producers, Stomp & Jaymak of Rezofficial, they came out with a bang dropping their first mixtape North Side Connections in 2010. Winnipeg’s Most took their game to a higher level and released their full length self-titled album which won 3 awards at the 2010 aboriginal peoples choice music awards for best rap/hiphop cd, best new artist and best new duo or group.

National Aboriginal Day Celebrations 2012

National Aboriginal Day in Canada means a lot of live Indigenous music and parties will be taking place across the country. Here are RPM’s pick for music to check out this Abo day. …read more »

Top 16 Indigenous Music Videos 2011

‘Tis the season for looking back on the year, reflecting on the highs and lows, and seeing what moments stand out in our memories. Here at RPM, we’ve been thinking about our favourite moments in Indigenous music culture and this week we bring you our Top 16 Indigenous Music Videos of 2011. …read more »

RPM Highlights from the 2011 APCMAs and Aboriginal Music Week

Aboriginal Music Week (AMW) and the APCMAs (Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Awards) are two of the biggest Indigenous music events on Turtle Island – musicians, fans and industry alike travel to Winnipeg every November for the shows, the awards and the schmooze. This year I was finally able to attend for the first time. …read more »

2011 APCMA Winners: Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards

The 2011 APCMAS—the 6th Annual Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards—were held in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on November 3rd and 4th, 2011. Awards were handed out across a wide range of musical categories and here is the complete list of the award winners.
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Indigenous Live Music Picks: Nov. 3-6, 2011

This week, Winnipeg is the bustling centre of live Indigenous music with the Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Awards, Aboriginal Music Week and Manito Ahbee festival happening simultaneously. …read more »