DOWNLOAD: Andy Mason – “Battle Raging”

An Upper Cayuga/Mohawk musician, Andy Mason has been making music for 20+ years. Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with guitar, mandolin, drums, bass and harmonica in his arsenal, Andy plays most of the instruments on his recordings.

Getting his start in Toronto as an actor and musician, in the company of Gary Farmer, Graham Greene and Floyd Westerman, Andy was part of the first all Native music night in Toronto, The Native Expressions. Since then, his music has moved him from Toronto to Ottawa to B.C. and back. Andy sent us this song that at first grabs you as a catchy, toe-tapping folk song, but listen again to the lyrics for more – there’s a story that weaves pain, politics and passion.

DOWNLOAD: Andy Mason – “Battle Raging”

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  1. Olia Skrypka

    Amazing singer / songwriter. Proud of his Native roots; he sends his message through his songs. Inspiring, heartfelt, and reflective, his lyrics describe a life from which he wishes to find peace and freedom. With hope and faith, he writes of a time where these values will be real for his people.