RPM Live

Full 2017 Announcement coming 08.2017

RPM Live is an Indigenous music performance series showcasing the best in Indigenous music culture.

The series features performances by emerging Indigenous artists from across Canada and Turtle Island. Each show, we bring you a curated event, across styles and genres, that includes live bands, DJs, acoustic sets, visuals, and more.

#RPMLive is a unique opportunity to see Indigenous music in an exclusive and intimate setting with incredible sound.

To date, we have presented shows in Toronto and New York City. If you would like to see RPM Live in your community, please contact [email protected]

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RPM Live’s Fall 2017 schedule:


RPM Live 006 – Wednesday, September 20
RPM Live 007 – Thursday, October 12
RPM Live 008 – Tuesday, November 14
RPM Live 009 – Friday, November 17 // MTL

:: RPM Live 2016 : NYC – Friday, December 02 ::


RPM is pleased to present RPM Live : NYC—a benefit concert for Standing Rock—that will be held at Decolonize This Place. Admission is by donation with all proceeds going to #RezpectOurWater and the Standing Rock Sioux Nation. Read more.


+ Dio Ganhdih (Mohawk/Cherokee)
+ Sacramento Knoxx (Anishinaabe/Xicano)
Laura Ortman (White Mountain Apache)
+ Chauncey Tails (Seneca)


RSVP on Facebook
Doors at 7:30pm
Admission by donation. All proceeds to Standing Rock Sioux Nation.

Venue info: Decolonize This Place, 55 Walker St., New York City

Limited capacity. Please arrive early to ensure entry.

RPM Live is presented in partnership with Exclaim!, VICELANDNative Women in the ArtsDAIS, and with support from the Ontario Arts Council, the Toronto Arts Council, and FACTOR.

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RPM Live’s Fall 2016 schedule:


RPM Live 001 – Friday, August 26
RPM Live 002 – Thursday, September 29
RPM Live 003 – Thursday, October 27
RPM Live 004 – Thursday, November 17
RPM Live 005 – NYC – Friday, December 02

RPM Live is made possible with support from:

OACTAC  factorlogo

Exclaim!   DAIS  viceland NWIA