Writer, poet, radio broadcaster, and artist Janet Rogers has produced a new radio documentary exploring the sounds of Indigenous protest music that aired on CBC Radio’s Inside the Music.
A Mohawk from Six Nations, Janet is entrenched in Indigenous music culture.
Her weekly Indigenous music radio show “Native Waves” airs on CFUV in Victoria, she’s a regular columnist for BC Musician Magazine and her own work encompasses all media as a writer, performer and visual artist.
Her new radio documentary, Bring Your Drum, features an incredlibe lineup of interviews with:
Brian Wright McLeod
And protest songs by:
Floyd Redcrow Westerman
Buffy Sainte Marie
Tru Rez Crew
The documentary aired July 3, 2011 on CBC Radio 2 – Inside the Music.
Listen to the full audio of the broadcast: Bring Your Drum [AUDIO]