Indigenous Live Music Picks December 1-7

December is here! Time flies when you’re listening to music and there is music happening across Turtle Island this week as much as ever. Here are RPM’s top 5 picks for Indigenous live music picks.

Andrea Menard
December 2 – Enjoy an evening of Andrea’s music at the Blackgoot Crossing Historical Musuem in Siksika, AB. More info: Sparkle with Andrea Menard.

DJ Bear Witness
December 2 – Bear Witness will perform at the reception for the 8th annual 50-500 Members Show at Urban Shaman: Contemporary Aboriginal Art in Winnipeg, MB. More info: MEMBERS 50-500 & BEAR WITNESS.

Murray Porter
December 2 & 3 – There are two chances to catch Murray perform live this weekend, first on December 2nd at the Red Rock Casino in Richmond, BC – more info: MURRAY PORTER GUESTS WITH INCOGNITO FEATURING NADINE STATES – and second on December 3rd at The Backstage Lounge in Vancouver, BC – more info: MURRAY PORTER & HIS BAND @ BACKSTAGE LOUNGE – ARTS CLUB, GRANVILLE ISLAND.

Conway K/Red Power Squad
December  3 – The Vat Pub in Red Deer, AB, will be thumpin’ with performances from Conway K/Red Power Squad, Epiphany, Sheena Kaine, Capitole D, JoJo Ryhmes, Prima Facie, Atim, Gumz, and Anasaz. More info: “The Uprising” feat Conway K, Epiphany, Ms.Teaze, Sheena Kaine and more.

Samantha Crain
December 2, 6 & 7  – catch Samantha on tour this week at  The Blue Door , Oklahoma City, OK, December 2nd; The Oly Club, Centralia, WA, December 6th; and McMenamins Edge, Troutdale, OR, December 7th. More info: samanthacrain.com.