This beautifully shot video follows French and Chilean artists Johanna Tagada and Camila León in Berlin, set to the sweet sounds of Silver Jackson. …read more »
Sitka, Alaska born Nicholas Galanin, aka Silver Jackson (also aka Indian Nick), is a remarkable Tlingit/Aleut artist from a long line of artists, starting with his great-grandfather, who sculpted in wood, down through his father, who works in both precious metal and stone. While Galanin is widely known as a visual artist who has trained extensively in ‘traditional’ as well as ‘contemporary’ approaches to art, he also runs the grassroots record label Home Skillet Records and the accompanying Home Skillet Festival. Silver Jackson‘s newest release is It’s Glimmering Now.
It’s summer 2012 and RPM has another guide to Indigenous musicians representing at music festivals this year.
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The Electric Powwow hit the west coast with A Tribe Called Red on February 25th, 2012 as part of the Talking Stick Festival.
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From Juneau, Alaska, to Toronto, Ontario, to Boise, Idaho, Indigenous live music is making noise all across Turtle Island this weekend. Here’s RPM’s top ten picks. …read more »
It’s Glimmering Now, the new album by multi-instrumentalist Silver Jackson (aka visual artist Nicholas Galanin), was recorded in the artist’s living room in Alaska. Created during a ‘dark’ period of divorce and loss of loved ones, the project gleams light. …read more »
The new album from Silver Jackson is being released tomorrow! Last week, RPM brought you the preview track Our Love. Today we share the new video On a Boat. …read more »
This exclusive preview off of Silver Jackson’s upcoming album It’s Glimmering Now features production by OC Notes. Silver Jackson, aka multi-disciplinary Tlingit/Aleut artist Nicholas Galanin who’s other musical project is Indian Nick, travels through both sparse and richly dense experimental psych-folk soundscapes. …read more »