Leanne Goose

Based In: Inuvik, NWT, CA

Leanne Goose is Dene/Inuvialuit Singer Song-Writer originally from Inuvik, Northwest Territories.  Her powerful voice & energy are apparent everytime she steps on stage. Leanne is well known in the North for her strong voice & diversity. Whether singing country standards, blues, to rock, she owns the room. Leanne’s music reflects her life in Canada’s North. Long nights spent in darkness and days with no light. The inspiration and motivation is every day living, love of home land, the people, the culture – the messages are universal. She is the current Executive Director of MusicNWT (Northwest Territories Music Association), Physician Recruitment Coordinator for Inuvik Regional Hospital, Music Promoter, Director-End of the Road Music Festival, Producer and Touring Artist. Leanne is currently working on her third album set for release in Spring 2012.

Indigenous Live Music Picks: July 13-17 2011

We’re in the thick of festival season these days, though it’s yet to reach its peak, which means there’s lots of Indigenous gatherings, powwows and performances to check out.  …read more »