Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

Based In: Peterborough, ON

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson is a renowned Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg artist, musician, poet and writer, who has been widely recognized as one of the most compelling Indigenous voices of her generation. Her work breaks open the boundaries between story and song—bringing audiences into a rich and layered world of sound, light, and sovereign creativity. Leanne’s new album, f(l)light, is a haunting collection of story-songs that effortlessly interweave Simpson’s complex poetics and multi-layered stories of the land, spirit, and body with lush acoustic and electronic arrangements. f(l)ight was released in fall 2016 on RPM Records.

Artist: Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

RPM Live Blows Up The Burdock Music Hall With Mob Bounce and DJ NDN

Our music series RPM Live launched last week with Mob Bounce and DJ NDN (of A Tribe Called Red) blowing the roof off the Burdock Music Hall in Toronto. Get the low-down on what the night entailed, and get ready for RPM Live : 002!
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PREMIERE: Leanne Betasamosake Simpson’s Powerful New Single, “Under Your Always Light”

RPM Records is proud to announce our second release, the debut single from acclaimed Anishinaabe musician and writer Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, “Under Your Always Light.”
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