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Winnipeg vocal group returns with concert series, new Indigenous musical focus – Global News

November 23, 2021 A vocal group that has been entertaining Manitobans for a quarter-century is back with a new holiday concert — and a new name. Dead of Winter, previously known as Camerata Nova, is launching its 2021-22 choral season with a pair of free performances at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church on Saturday and […]

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Multi-Award Winning & Nominated Indigenous Artist Mattmac Releases “Status” – Cashbox Canada

Fri Oct 08, 2021 2021 has been a busy year for up-and-coming pop-trap artist Mattmac so far. After tucking an Album Of The Year Award into his belt from the Summer Solstice Indigenous Music Awards, he’s also received an Indigenous Artist of the Year nomination at this year’s BreakOut West Festival’s Western Canadian Music Awards. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202144 Views

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Indigenous musicians step into a national spotlight in the Indigenous Music Accelerator, presented by RBCxMusic

Indigenous musicians step into a national spotlight in the Indigenous Music Accelerator, presented by RBCxMusic September 28, 2021 Winnipeg, Man. – Today, APTN announced the winners of the first annual 2021 Indigenous Music Accelerator (IMA), presented by RBCxMusic. This program will support Indigenous musicians actively working in the music industry who are looking to take their career to the next level.   Selected from hundreds of applicants across Canada, the successful […]

by ahnationtalk on September 28, 202139 Views

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City of Brandon: Live Music In The Parks

August 23, 2021 Brandon, MB – City of Brandon Parks & Recreation Services is excited to announce that Music In The Parks is going LIVE on Tuesday, August 24 and Tuesday, August 31. These LIVE performances will take place at Princess Park (818 Princess Avenue) at 7:00 p.m. The first live performance on August 24 will be from Until It’s No Fun, a group of seasoned musicians with years of experience in […]

by ahnationtalk on August 23, 2021125 Views

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Checking in with Juno-nominated Indigenous country music artist Desiree Dorion – Global News

Global News Morning’s Kahla Evans chats with Juno-nominated Indigenous country music artist Desiree Dorion about her latest single and the CCMA Achimotak Series which focuses on some of the challenges and barriers that Indigenous artists face. Read More: https://globalnews.ca/video/8020574/checking-in-with-juno-nominated-indigenous-country-music-artist-desiree-dorion

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 202156 Views

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Call for Submissions: “Iskwewak Nikamowak” Online Talent Showcase for International Women’s Day

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 12PM CST Thursday February 18, 2021 Talent shows are a staple in the culture for Indigenous Peoples in Manitoba. Many aspiring singers travel the talent show circuit to compete for cash prizes and to be recognized by music industry professionals. These events are also an opportunity for undiscovered singers to perform for an […]

by ahnationtalk on February 8, 2021116 Views

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Performance Opportunity: Manitoba Music Video Series Presenting Manitoba Musicians in Their Stomping Grounds

DEADLINE: 4PM CST Thursday February 18, 2021 Manitoba Music is now taking submissions for a new video project presented with the support of Safe At Home MB. The six-part series will explore the undeniable connection local musicians have to their stomping grounds, their homes, studios, neighbourhoods, and favourite music venues. This genre-spanning series will provide […]

by ahnationtalk on February 8, 202199 Views

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Blind Oji-Cree musician ‘Mattmac’ drops first career album – Globalnews.ca

November 23, 2020 A blind musician from the remote community of Garden Hill First Nation in northern Manitoba has released his first career album. Matthew Monias, or “Mattmac”, dropped an eight-song collection titled 20/20 on Friday. “It paints a really good picture of where I’m at with my life, with my career as a developing […]

by ahnationtalk on November 24, 2020131 Views

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Indigenous rock band Eagle & Hawk still rocking nearly 30 years later – CBC

History of band is explored in new documentary Eagle & Hawk Take the Stage Oct 30, 2020 With 10 albums and nearly 30 years together as a band, Eagle & Hawk is a Canadian institution. Founded in 1994 by Vince Fontaine and Troy Westwood, an active CFL football player for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at […]

by ahnationtalk on October 30, 2020148 Views

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William Prince Announces ‘Gospel First Nation’ Album – Exclaim!

Oct 19, 2020 Winnipeg-based roots songwriter William Prince released his album Reliever back in February, and now he’s already back with the follow-up. Gospel First Nation is out this Friday (October 23) via Six Shooter Records. The gospel country album was inspired by Prince’s family home, the Peguis First Nation community. It was here he […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 2020144 Views

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