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Indigenous Afterdark: Around the Sun – RPM.fm/Skookum One Year Celebration

It’s hard to believe that it’s already been a year since we launched RPM – and we’ve got nothing but love for everyone who has supported us and helped us grow. Now it’s time to celebrate!

This month marks our first full revolution around the sun here at RPM, and all of our fans—and the incredible Indigenous artists across Turtle Island (and beyond!)—have been keeping us moving and inspired since day one. In anticipation of our anniversary (for the record, an anniversary is a colonial thing), we’ve teamed up with the 2012 Vancouver Indigenous Media Arts Festival to bring you Indigenous Afterdark: Around the Sun!

Indigenous Afterdark: Around the Sun also marks the one year celebration of Westcoast Indian Country faves Skookum Sound System, who are on the evening’s entertainment bill alongside 2008 Vancouver DMC Champion DJ Krisp, Mob Bounce, and DJ Annashay, plus some very special, surprise guests that we’re extremely happy to have out! Come and celebrate with us!

Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territories is playing host to amazing Indigenous talent, and we’re proud to be a partner in delivering this next level programming with the VIMAFIA.

The RPM/Skookum One Year Celebration will be held Saturday, November 10th at the VIMAF Festival Lounge and Cinema (W2 Media Cafe) at 111 West Hastings Street in Vancouver. Doors open at 9pm for VIMAF’s Indigenous Music Video Program, presented by RPM. For more information on their program of events, please visit VIMAF.com.

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The Skookum Sound System and RPM.fm One Year Celebration
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territories
FEATURING: Skookum Sound | DJ Krisp | Mob Bounce | DJ Annashay  | ++Very Special Surprise Guests

Hosted by RPM’s very own Ostwelve.

Doors @ 9pm. Tickets for Indigenous Afterdark can be found online here: http://aroundthesun.eventbrite.com/

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Also, when you buy a VIMAF Festival Pass ($49 early bird, $59 advance, $69 at door) you receive:

Opening Gala tickets
6 additional Features Program screening events
1 VIMAF Conference Pass
1 Ticket to A Tribe Called Red at Fortune Sound Club
1 Ticket to Indigenous Afterdark: Around the Sun
20% off all VIMAF Festival merchandise
Total Value: $135+

Available here: http://vimaf2012.eventbrite.com/

See you there!