Declared “fireball punk-rock” by the Godfather of Punk Joey Ramone, Navajo Punk band Blackfire serve traditions with fiery fury. …read more »
Gordon Tootoosis, one of Indian Country’s most beloved and well-known actors, has died at 69. …read more »
The enigmatic and haunting voice of beautiful Inuk singer Elisapie Isaac drifts effortlessly between her native Inuktitut and English in this gorgeous new single from her recent album “There Will Be Stars”. …read more »
The conscious, Indigenous, rock-infused, hip-hop music of Aztlan Underground is still bringing musical medicine to audiences after more than two decades.
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Algonquin French rap and Innu Montagnais singing reggae…IN CUBA?! …read more »
Brad Crowfoot over at Nutly.net has compiled his annual all-Native hip-hop show for CFWE Radio in Edmonton. …read more »
Here is RPM’s Turtle Island-wide list of summer music festivals featuring Indigenous artists in their line-ups. The good news is there are many – you’ll be able get a dose of Indigenous music culture at a festival near you, wherever you live. …read more »
I came across this clip from Big Soul Productions – “the opener to the Guilt Free Zone featuring Derek Miller”. According to Derek’s Facebook page “the GFZ party took place at the Gladstone on May 31st in Toronto”, but my research for further information had left me empty handed. …read more »
Mohawk musician and icon Robbie Robertson recently put together a playlist of some of his favourite music. …read more »
Here’s a look at some up & coming young Indigenous musicians on the RPM Radar.
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