Complete Directory

Artist/Group

A Tribe Called Red

In 2007, Bear Witness considered himself a bit of a loner. He kinda thought of himself as a one man wolf pack. Then in 2008 he met DJ NDN and he knew right then that NDN was one of his own and his wolf pack, it grew by one. So then there was two...

Alex Lamoureux

Born and raised in Manitoba, Alex followed his mom around to old time dances, fiddle camps, and music performances. He first picked up the fiddle at the age of 5 and after “fiddling” around for a couple of years, the discovery process continued....

Ali Fontaine

Ali Fontaine is an Anishinaabe singer/songwriter from Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba. In 2011, she was named Best New Artist and earned the title for Best Country CD at the Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards. Two years later, she picked up...

Arthur Renwick

Accomplished artist and singer/songwriter Arthur Renwick is a storyteller who plays bottleneck slide on a Dobro and Cigar Box guitar. He has been performing his music for many years in festivals and venues across Canada and Europe. His...

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Ashley Robertson

Born and raised in Winnipeg, educated at Belmont University in Nashville and touring internationally, singer-songwriter Ashley Robertson is a hard working artist with an impressive amount of acclaim for her brand of genre-bending country music....

Astronomar

"Dopest Alaskan since Santa Claus or Grizzlyman!" - DiploAstronomar has been a stalwart in the US club scene for many years lending his production efforts to labels like Mad Decent, Fools Gold, OWSLA, Dim Mak, Slow Roast, BNR Trax,...

Bear Witness

Bear Witness is an Ottawa-based Dj and visual artists with for over 14 years of experience on the turntables. He's Cayuga and specializes in dancehall tracks.  The Electric Pow Wow is a club party, anchored by four Native DJs who...

Billy Joe Green

Billy Joe Green is guitar slinging blues man who has earned the Best Blues CD (2006 & 2009 Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards), Best Male Artist (2002 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards), and Best Aboriginal Recording (2001 Western...

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​Billy Simard

Billy Simard is a singer/songwriter from Manigotagan. He has been involved in music from a very early age surrounded by the influences of a musical family. He has had many songs recorded by various artists over the years. Some of his...

Black Rain

Black Rain is a rock band from Ahtahkakoop First Nation in Saskatchewan. Their latest single, "Memories," hit #1 on the National Aboriginal Music Countdown earlier this year.

Bob Chartrand

Bob Chartrand

Bonnie Couchie

Bonnie Couchie denied music’s burning force until the age of 30 when she first dared to profess it out loud. At that age having only tentatively played the guitar off and on since the age of 13, she looked around at all the musicians years...

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Boogat

Boogat is a brilliant latin american vocalist who constantly reinvents himself with his prolific discography and a unique artistic approach. He has opened for Nortec Collective, Quantic, Gilles Peterson and Chromeo between others. Boogat’s...

​Boogey The Beat

Boogey The Beat, born Les Boulanger, is an Anishinaabe DJ and music producer who got his start making beats for local rappers Wab Kinew, Leonard Sumner, Young Kidd, Drezus, and Winnipeg's Most. In the past couple of years, he's branched out on his...

Bruthers of Different Muthers

Bruthers of Different Muthers (BODM) spent over a year creating their debut album, Speakers of Tomorrow, released in 2011. As self-published songwriters & musicians, having no label, agent or manager backing them,...

Buffalo Gals

Buffalo Gals

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Burnt-Project 1

Formed in 2001 by GWIIWZENZ-DEWE'IGUN (Little Boy Drum) aka David Dorian Boulanger, founder and Leader of BURNT-Project 1; a musical group that has established its heart-beat in the music community creating a cultural mosaic of...

C-Weed Band

The C-Weed Band is lead by Errol Ranville, a country singer from Eddystone, Manitoba with close to four decades of touring experience under his belt. The band's hits include "Evangeline," "High and Dry,” and "Run As One."

Cassidy Mann

Cassidy Mann is a singer and songwriter, born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. At the age of seventeen Cassidy already has one EP under her belt, and another one on the way. After her first self titled release in 2011, Cassidy began playing...

Christa Couture

Christa Couture gives up all her lovely and messy bits through a blend of folk and rock, quirk and charm. A formidable talent, Couture is armed with an attention grabbing mezzo-soprano and a quick-witted turn-of-phrase. Whether...

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Chuck Copenace

After a solid decade as a side musician and collaborator, Ojibway jazz musician Chuck Copenace is stepping front and center. With a growing repertoire of original compositions and a 2016 album release set, Copenace plans to dedicate a good chunk of...

Clap Pina

Clap Pina (also know as Clap Freckles) is a DJ producer from Monterrey Nuevo Leon in Mexico. His most notable collaborations and remixes include track with 3ball Monterrey, Javier Estrada, and internationally acclaimed artist...

​Clint Dutiaume

Clint Dutiaume is a fiddle master who has earned the Instrumentalist of the Year title from the Manitoba Country Music Awards nine times. He started touring in the early 1980's and has performed for thousands of people over that 34-year span.

Colette Trudeau

Colette Trudeau is Métis singer/songwriter, who first shot to notoriety as a vocalist for the band LiveonRelease. Trudeau has co-written the hit single “I’m afraid of Britney Spears” which appears in the movie...

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Conrad Bigknife

We’ve all heard the phrase “born to be...” In Conrad Bigknife’s case there is no doubt he was born to be a singer, a songwriter, a storyteller. His voice puts words to music in a way that has you feeling them at the same time...

Cris Derksen

A rising star on the Canadian world / classical / folk / electronica scenes, Aboriginal cellist Cris Derksen is known for building layers of sound into captivating performances. Cris Derksen's critically...

Crown P

Crown P A.K.A. Tyler Bear is a 24 year old producer and emcee hailing from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Originally from Flying Dust First Nation he has a very strong connection to his native roots and background. His energetic and...

D'Aoust Brothers

From Norway House, Manitoba, Clayton and Ryan have been performing professionally for eight years. Considered to be one of the best country/fiddle acts in Manitoba, their powerhouse ensemble plays original compositions, the best fiddle music and...

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Darren Lavallee

From St. Ambroise, Darren Lavallee has been dubbed the “Marvelous Métis.” He was raised surrounded by music, dance, and the Michif language and is strongly traditional when it comes to his Métis roots. Darren has over 25 years...

David Morin

With his self released debut album, Every Colour, out on Bombay Records, David Morin plays gigs around the world accompanied by a live band. Yet the humble neo-soul singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist still chooses to busk regularly on...

Deejay NDN

Deejay NDN is an Ottawa-based big bass and electro DJ and producer of Ojibwe ancestry. He's been making music and moving crowds for five years and has toured Canada at the drummer of a punk band called "The Ripcords". The...

Derek Miller

With an eclectic taste and a knack for Roots inflected Rock and Roll, journeyman musician Derek Miller continues to forge ahead with his musical career. Having won numerous music awards in his career, including 2 Juno awards in...

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Desiree Dorion

Her voice is as smooth as her worn in leather cowboy boots. Her music is as rockin' as the gravel roads around her hometown in Dauphin Manitoba. Desiree Dorion has just released her third highly anticipated studio album, "Small...

Digging Roots

Digging Roots… for the last few years the JUNO winning genre-blurring indy band from the Toronto area have been touring North America and Europe. Recently back from a two month Australian tour musical partners Raven and ShoShona have been...

DJ Javier Estrada

Originating from Monterrey, Nuevo León in Mexico, DJ Javier Estrada is an electronic music producer with a gigantic catalogue that features self-styled genres like "prehispanico," "nativo americano pow pow power," and...

DJ Kiss

Put the needle on the record! Let me introduce you to one of the Southwest’s best mix masters, DJ KISS With an intense, blow-your-hair-back kind of mixing style, KISS has entertained many crowds since he touched turntables. His...

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DJ Miss Vee

DJ Miss Vee is a young Aboriginal woman born in Winnipeg and raised in Riverton. She moved back to Winnipeg at the age of 16 years old, and was introduced to city life. Se discovered her love of electronic music at underground...

DJ Rahdil

DJ Rahdil is a Winnipeg-based DJ from Sagkeeng First Nation who has worked with the likes of Pusha T, Fabolous, Big Sean, The Weeknd, Tyga, Bone Thugs n Harmony, Kardinal Offishall, Beenieman, and...

DJ Shub

A storied Red Bull Thre3style Canada champion, DJ Shub is a proven battle DJ of Cayuga ancestry. Along with his Thre3style title, Shub is a two-time Canadian DMC DJ Champion and a DMC Canadian Supremacy Champion. Shub has been...

Don Amero

Since leaving his hardwood flooring installer job six years ago to pursue music, Don Amero has toured coast-to-coast, presented at festivals, performed with the symphony, played national television, and garnered six...

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Donny Parenteau

Donny Parenteau is one of Canada’s most versatile and dynamic country music singer-songwriters. Born and raised in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, his full circle story of success is truly awe-inspiring. Donny knows what it takes...

Double The Trouble

Luc and Aidan Wrigley are 12 year old identical twin fiddlers. Backed by their dad on guitar, they perform traditional Metis Fiddle music along with some of their favorite contemporary songs by groups such as the Duhks, Bedouin...

Drezus

With small town heart and a big city swing, Drezus is the voice of a people. Organic drums, over melodic synths and heavy basslines is where he finds himself right at home. Heavily influenced by artists’ with a message, like early Ice Cube,...

Eekwol

Eekwol is an award winning hip hop emcee from Cree Territory in Saskatchewan and a member of Muskoday First Nation. For Eekwol, creation brings growth in all aspects of life. With the birth of her son comes the birth of a new style of music. As a...

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Exquisite Ghost

Exquisite Ghost, born Jordan Thomas, creates complex yet vague soundscapes in the tradition of Flying Lotus. He is a member of the Peguis First Nation in Manitoba.

Feenix

Feenix, born Shawn Bernard, has risen from the ashes and now his music speaks about inspiration, motivation, believing in you, and giving back to the community. In 2009, Feenix won "Best Rap or Hip Hop...

Four Sacred Winds

Four Sacred Winds

Frank Yamma

The man Everbody's Talking about in the world music scene globally is Indigenous soulster Frank Yamma, the voice of Australia’s Central Desert. An initiated Pitjantjatjara man, Frank sings in his native Indigenous language and in English....

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Gabriel Ayala

A member of the Yaqui people of southern Arizona, Gabriel Ayala is at the forefront of a new generation of Native Americans making a career performing classical music. He earned a Master's Degree in Music Performance from the...

Gary Farmer & The Troublemakers

Gary Farmer is a solid blues musician with a great band backing him up (The Troublemakers). He recently released a new album, entitled Under the Water Tower, and hit the road for a tour of the US with 21 dates in New Mexico,...

George Leach

George Leach is one of Native Canada's premier guitar players and celebrated stars. His debut released earned the bluesy singer/songwriter a number of awards and the attention of audiences across the country. Nearly 12 years...

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Ghost Town Orchestra

Citing influences such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, The Darkness, The Black Keys and Kings Of Leon, Ghost Town Orchestra create a vibrant Folk-inspired sound well suited for fans of rock & roll and...

Ghostkeeper

Calgary-based Ghostkeeper produces raw and electrifying music. A colourful patchwork of heartfelt, outsider blues and noisy pop, perhaps their music can be best understood through the distinctive Northern Alberta origins of...

​Hellnback

Hellnback, a co-founder of Warparty (circa '93) and one of the original power forwards for Team Rezofficial, has re-emerged from a brief hiatus from rap recordings with his first solo release entitled #FOE = #FAMILYOVEREVERYTHING. The album earned...

Ila Barker

Singer-songwriting Ila Barker, has recently taken Winnipeg by storm with her unique lyrics and large personality, performing her hit songs in venues across Canada. With soul and voice well beyond her years, Ila has been building her career...

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Indian City

Guitarist, composer, and producer Vince Fontaine, best known for his multi-award winning band Eagle & Hawk, is making waves with his new project called Indian City. Indian City blast onto the Winnipeg music scene with their debut CD...

Inez Jasper

Inez Jasper is an award winning Pop artist with powerhouse talent and universal appeal. As one of Canada’s top Aboriginal musicians, her blending of traditional native sounds with a love for contemporary Pop music brings the best of her culture...

IsKwé

Smooth. Sultry. Salacious. Singer / songwriter IsKwé (pronounced Is-kway) has a way with words, wrapping her powerful voice around the lyrics that any femme fatal in their own right can instantly relate to. A trip hop / eclectic soul singer and...

Ivan Flett Memorial Dancers

Michael, Jacob, and Cienna Harris

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Jackson 2bears

Jackson 2bears is a Kanien’kehaka (Mohawk) multimedia artist currently based in Victoria. He has exhibited his multimedia works in solo and group exhibitions across Canada and overseas in media arts festivals and group...

Jacob Pratt

Jacob Pratt is a hoop dancer from the Cote First Nation in Saskatchewan who also runs a First Nations performance group and performs original flute compositions.

Jade Turner

Since her win of the nationally broadcasted NCI Jam in 2009, Jade has debuted her first album and also finished her red seal in industrial mechanics (millwright). Her debut album, "Thanks to You" has been nominated "Best New Artist" and...

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Janet Panic

Métis artist  Janet Panic has built a reputation as one of Canada's premier songwriters over the past ten years. Her captivating solo performances have attracted the attention of names such as Bruce Allen and Daniel Lanois all the while...

Jason Lepine

Jason Lepine is a 34 year old Champion Métis fiddle player from Portage la Prairie. Jason has been playing fiddle for 26 years influenced by his dad, Garry Lepine. Jason has won numerous fiddling championships in and outside Manitoba during his...

Jason Tuesday

Jason Tuesday is an Anishinabe musician from the lake of the Woods in Ontario. As a guitar player he is known for his percussive fingerstyle playing, influenced by more afrop-latin players. He attended the School of Music in Winnipeg...

JB the First Lady

JB the First Lady is a Vancouver based female hip hop artist, beat-boxer, performing artist, aboriginal youth educator, single mother, award-winning actor, and member of the Nuxalk and Cayauga Nations. JB’s music is lyrically motivated...

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Jeremy Dutcher

Dutcher is an emerging Toronto-based composer and vocal artist.  Though classically trained as a Tenor, Jeremy’s Maliseet culture is what influences his latest work most.  Through archival research, he has retrieved a diverse collection...

Jerry Sereda

Jerry Sereda is a Métis songwriter from the prairie skies of the keystone province. An honest performer, his work ethic and musicianship have earned him performance spots alongside Shane Yellowbird, Donny Parenteau, Jason Blaine, and many...

Joe Maxim Band

The Joe Maxim Band is a six man alternative country, rock, and blues group from Winnipeg, Manitoba. All the band members are dedicated and talented musicians with different musical tastes. This eclectic mix contributes to the interesting...

Joey Stylez

Joey Stylez is a Saskatchewan born hip hop artist from the Moosamin Nation. Since the releases of his debut single “Sugar Cane” in 2008, Stylez has earned a nomination for the JUNO Awards, been named Songwriter of the Year (2010 Aboriginal...

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John Arcand

Métis fiddling is a style all it's own, and, when you think of this unique cultural music, one fiddler stands out! John Arcand is the undisputed "Master of the Métis Fiddle". Originally from the Debden - Big River area of Saskatchewan,...

Keith Secola

Keith Secola is an icon and ambassador of Native music. He is one of the most influential artists in the field today. Rising from the grassroots of North America, he is a songwriter of the people. Critics have dubbed him as the Native versions...

Kelly Fraser

Kelly Fraser is a 21-year-old pop singer who recently moved to Winnipeg from Sanikiluaq, Nunavut to pursue a career in music. Her cover of Rihanna's "Diamonds" in Inuktitut Taimantitut has 153,113 views on Youtube.

Kim Erickson

This young 18 year old from rural Manitoba, is capturing the hearts of the nation one person at a time, with her quiet nature, and unique voice. Kim’s début CD titled “Miss Me” is almost complete, and she is excited to announce her upcoming CD...

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Kinnie Starr

Alida Kinnie Starr is a tri-lingual published author and one of Canada’s most critically acclaimed underground musicians. A Juno Award Winning Producer (2010, Digging Roots “We Are”) and Juno Nominated Artist (2004, “Sun Again”), KStarr creates...

Kristi Lane Sinclair

Fierce and feisty, Haida/Cree singer-songwriter Kristi Lane Sinclair is emblematic of a new wave of Canadian indigenous artists who are turning perceptions upside down. Raised in British Columbia’s backwaters, and drawing more from a DIY/indie...

Kyla Cederwall

Kyla began writing music at the age of fourteen. Whenever there was a trying situation in her life she would sit down at the piano and write. Sometimes in the middle of the night, she’d wake up with all the lyrics to a song, which she’d jot down...

Leanne Goose

Leanne Goose is a country/blues singer from the Dene and Inuvialuit Nations of North America's Arctic region. Her three albums have racked up 15 nominations to date.

Leela Gilday

A captivating Dene singer/songwriter, Leela Gilday is a passionate, soulful performer who takes listeners on a journey through a musical world where freedom and joy balance sorrow and injustice. Her lyrics, reflective of her northern roots,...

Leonard Sumner

Leonard Sumner is storytelling songwriter who blends the Anishinaabe experience and language with the introspection of country music and the bravado of hip hop. He’s a solid bandleader, but he gets the best response from audiences when it’s...

Lido Pimienta

Lido Pimienta is a recording artist of Indigenous ancestry who carries an extraterrestrial energy, similar to that of Tanya Tagaq or Bjork. Her family roots are in La Guajira, a north-eastern region of Colombia, and she recently wrapped up a...

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LightningCloud

LightningCloud is a North American Hip Hop group based out of Los Angeles, California. The duo consists of Crystle Lightning and MC RedCloud. Invigorated by the sounds and energy of the underground club scenes, LightningCloud found a...

Logan Staats

Logan Staats is a Mohawk singer/songwriter from Six Nations of the Grand River Territory who recently released his first solo album after picking up an Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Award in 2014 for the Best Rock CD with his former band.

Mariame

Mariame is a Cree pop/R&B singer based in Montreal, Quebec who released her debut album, entitled Bloom, on June 1. The Indian Country Today Media Network published a short piece about the release of her first music video at the beginning of...

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Mary Mahler

Inspiration and hope are a driving force behind the lyrics and melody of her own music and she hopes to encourage artists of all ages to embrace their dreams, believe in themselves and cherish their gifts.Mary’s faith and...

Melissa St. Goddard

From Portage La Prairie Manitoba, Melissa has been surrounded by music her entire life. Her Uncles, Darren Lavallee and Mark Morrisseau, both accomplished fiddle players, were a major influence on Melissa. Melissa received her first fiddle at...

Mic Jordan

Mic Jordan is an emcee from the Turtle Mountain Reservation, which is located in the southeastern part of the Turtle Mountain Plateau in the expansive Ojibwe Nation. As a young man, hip hop played a big role in his emotional and intellectual...

Mitch Daigneault

Mitch Daigneault is an award winning country singer, living in Battleford, Saskatchewan. He has released two albums to date and spent seven years with the legendary C Weed Band.

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Mob Bounce

Mob Bounce is an "Alter-Native" hip hop group from the Bulkley Valley in British Columbia's northern interior. The boys reference their cultural identity is almost all the songs they write. They also use their guitar playing acumen and drumming...

Moe Clark

Métis multidisciplinary artist Moe Clark fuses her dynamic understanding of performance narrative with traditions of circle singing and spoken word. Mistress of the looping pedal, Moe creates poetic songs that resonate with the power to heal and...

Murray Porter

Murray Porter's Songs Lived & Life Played album recently earned him the 2012 JUNO Award for Aboriginal Album of the Year. Murray is a self-taught blues singer, songwriter, and musician from Six Nations in Ontario....

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Namowan

A veteran DJ and vinyl junkie for over 25 years, Namowan made quiet history in the 1990's as the very first Native person to DJ internationally. As the Tour DJ for seminole Detroit Techno label Red Planet he has performed in places such...

Nathan Cunningham

Nathan Cunningham was raised in the small northern Alberta community of Sucker Creek First Nation. He is a proud descendant of the Woodland Cree and has been a mainstay on Aboriginal radio for more than a decade. Through a wide...

Nick Sherman

Nick Sherman is a singer-songwriter from Northern Ontario who spent his childhood traveling between his birthplace of Sioux Lookout, the remote First Nation community of Weagamow Lake, and North Caribou Lake trapline. His songs are earnest and...

Nikki Komaksiutiksak

Nikki Komaksiutiksak is an Inuit woman from Chesterfield Inlet, Nunavut. She is now a mother of five and currently works for the Department of Manitoba Justice. Though Winnipeg is now her home, Nikki has found the strength to preserve...

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OBT

OBT is a hip hop group from Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. The members are Junior, P-Money, Cequel Dee, DJ Breezy, O.G. Zigz, Illiano, and Keeyz. Their debut album, entitled Resurrection, was released in September of 2011. The...

Oogimah Ikwewok

Oogimah Ikwewok are traditional women hand drum singers who perform ceremonial, spiritual, round dance songs in Anishinaabemowin, Cree, Dakota, and Algonquin languages.

Percy Tuesday

Percy Tuesday is Ojibway from the “Great” Big Grassy River Ojibway Nation in Ontario. He is popularly known as “The Reverend”, and is fondly recognized by fans and fellow musicians as a “legend in his own time”. Percy is a seasoned musician and...

Plex

A daring emcee, artist and entrepreneur from Edmonton, Alberta, Doug Bedard AKA Plex has taken his experience of growing up on North-side Beverly streets to the masses with a message 15 years in the making about competing to survive adversity...

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Primetime Empyre

Henny Soprano, DJ Sandman, Tragik, and Poof are better know as Primetime Empyre, one of Winnipeg's favourite DJ crews and party rockers. The boys have been building a solid following for the past couple of years and count some of the biggest...

Priscilla's Revenge

Priscilla’s Revenge has performed for thousands of people at Rockin’ the Rocks 2007 with Hedley and Faber Drive, at the closing ceremonies of the 2008 Arctic Winter Games, main stage at The 2007 Canadian Aboriginal Awards in Toronto and have...

Randy Sibbeston & Wild Meat

Randy Sibbeston is from the small village of Fort Simpson in Dehcho. As a musician his work is passionate, intelligent and moving.  His debut record summarizes more than 20 years of songwriting. "The floodgate has been opened and...

Ray St. Germain

Born in 1940, Ray St. Germain started playing music and singing while growing up in St. Vital, a suburb in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He started out on accordion but switched over to guitar as a teenager because it looked a little silly jumping all...

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Renee Lamoureux

Award winning singer songwriter Renée Lamoureux's new record Dare to be You produced by Murray Pulver is an album with big ambition; designed to uplift and amplify the spark of life.  Renée’s anthemic, heartening tunes assert exuberance;...

Rhonda Head

Rhonda Head is from the Opaskwayak Cree Nation, Manitoba. Rhonda recently performed the first song 500 Years which she wrote and composed with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra at the Indigenous Sounds concert at Club Regent Event Centre on June 22....

​Rylee Sandberg

Rylee Sandberg is a 6 year old Anishinabe, Cree and Metis hoop dancer living in Winnipeg. She is now in grade 2 and loves school, and has been hoop dancing since her 4th birthday where she was given a set of 7 hoops by a family friend. She had been...

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Saali

He is Inuit, an “Eskimo." Saali, an Inuk born in Iqaluit Nunavut, comes from a small village called Quaqtaq, in Nunavik. He is a singer/songwriter whose music has grown since his days as “Chucky." Saali says that he has found his voice...

Samantha Crain

Anais Nin said, “Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should preserve it.” That suggestion was the muse impelling the conception of Samantha Crain’s second LP, You (Understood). Each song on this album rests on a juncture...

Samian

A voice of the present day telling a story from centuries ago, Samian lays down his poetry with the soul of a warrior. Through his music, Samian retraces the story of aboriginal people for whom he claims respect and recognition. His albums:...

Savannah Rae Boyko

Quirky • Fearless • Passionate • Fun. Words to describe the music and personality of 17-year-old pop singer Savannah Rae Boyko. Savannah’s endearing music is a depiction of young life filled with emotion, fun times and...

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Scatter Their Own

Scatter Their Own is an Alternative Rock Duo of Oglala Lakota ancestry from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation of South Dakota. Scotti Cliff has performed across the U.S. and Canada as a Vocalist, Back-up Singer, Bass-Player, Drummer, and...

Scott Cornelius

Scott is a 12 year old fiddle player from the Roblin area. He has been playing fiddle for 4 years now and has won many awards. He is true showman who will have you on that dance floor from the moment he strikes his bow. 

Shanley Spence

My name is Shanley Spence, I am twenty three years of age and an enthusiast of many things including, writing, travelling, creating and listening to music, performing both the fancy shawl dance and the traditional indigenous hoop dance,...

Sherry St. Germain

Multi instrumentalist/producer/singer/songwriter Sherry St.Germain is an outstanding performer. With the expertise of producer Ben Kaplan, she put together an impressive body of work that is sure to satisfy even the most critical ears. Sherry is...

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Silver Jackson

Silver Jackson is just one of the musical aliases of Sitka, Alaska-born visual artist and multi-instrumentalist Nicholas Galanin. It’s Glimmering Now, Jackson’s latest full-length, features a diverse mix of styles, textures, and moods,...

Sonia Eidse

Sonia Eidse is a new singer-songwriter from Winnipeg. She started out singing in local talent shows and contests. Two years ago, she learned the guitar, and is now finding her own sound. Sonia has played at numerous events in the city, such as...

Spirit Sands Singers

The Spirit Sands Singers are a pow wow singing group named after a small desert in central Manitoba, which is considered a powerful spiritual place.The singers come from Swan Lake First Nation, Sakgeeng First Nation, Standing Buffalo...

Spoils

So apparently Death From Above 1979 and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs had a baby. And it's kind of a noisy one. Spoils are a two piece, drum and bass band from Regina, Saskatchewan. Formed in the summer of 2012, band members weren't entirely...

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​Steven Leveque

Steven Leveque is a 30-year-old singer/songwriter who has three children and teaches Phys-Ed in Thompson, Manitoba. His kids' names are Zoe, Michael and Eden.

Stevie Salas

Named one of the "Top 50 Guitarists of All Time" on many occasions, Apache musician Stevie Salas is a genuine rock and roll god. His skill and ambition has lead him into studios and on to stages with Mick Jagger, Rod Stewart, George...

Stu Porteous

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T-Rhyme

T-Rhyme is a lyricist from northern Saskatchewan who uses the spirit and sound of golden era hip hop to the shine a spotlight on the Native experience. Along with music, her artistry flows through her Beads, Rhymes & Life jewellery line.

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Tall Paul

Tall Paul is an Anishinabe MC from Leech Lake, Minnesota by way of Minneapolis, most noted for his "Prayers in a Song" track, which demonstrates the power that Indigenous languages can have when they're set to quality hip hop instrumentals.

Tanya Tagaq

Born and raised in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut in Canada’s high arctic, Tanya grew up surrounded by Inuit and western culture. It wasn’t until her teenage years that she began experimenting with Inuit throat singing, developing her signature solo...

​Tara Williamson

Tara Williamson is a poet and provocateur – from Manitoba by way of Peterborough, she is a First Nations singer/songwriter whose music is an unflinching document of self. She has released 2 EPs – Lie Low (produced by James McKenty)...

Tha Link

Jon-C (Winnipeg's Most) and Blu are Tha Link. The duo's self-titled debut features 21 tracks with guest appearances by Heatbag Records label-mates Winnipeg’s Most, Brooklyn, Charlie Fettah, Drezus, Strife, knowledge, Zkilla, and Kidd...

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The Half Pints

Under the Direction and Instruction of Brenda Lapointe, the Half Pints, a square dance group who has earned a national reputation, have overwhelmed and captivated their audiences with their synchronized stepping and refined square dance...

The Local Onlyz

The Local Onlyz are a 4-piece hip-hop group from Regina combining members of the nancy ray-guns with InfoRed (Brad Bellegarde) and hip-hop producer Merky Waters (Chris Merk). The group forges a fresh path for hip-hop with the song writing...

The Mosquitoz

The Mosquitoz Are a high energy aboriginal rock band based out of Winnipeg Manitoba. The members come from various First Nations throughout Manitoba. They have become a dynamic entertaining unit on the Winnipeg music scene over the past 12...

The St. Laurent Steppers

Profile coming soon!

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Thoshography

Thoshography was established in 2005 and is owned and operated by Anthony “Thosh” Collins. Thoshography is international, national and local between the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Arizona and the greater Los Angeles, California...

Tracy Bone

Tracy Bone is a multi-award winning singer/songwriter from the Keeseekoowenin Ojibway First Nation in southwestern Manitoba. Her first album, entitled No Lies, earned her a Songwriter of the Year trophy at the 2009 Aboriginal Peoples...

Turquoise Soul

The Turquoise Soul Company is a designer and manufacturer of unique, high quality hand beaded jewelry. We are always on the lookout for other creative pieces to bring to our clients. All of the products are designed and manufactured by...

Vince Fontaine & Jay Bodner

Vince Fontaine is the creative force behind the legendary Eagle & Hawk and the new supergroup Indian City. Jay Bodner is the lead singer of Eagle & Hawk.

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Wab Kinew

Wab Kinew (pron: WOB ka-NOO) is a one-of-a-kind talent, named by Postmedia News as one of “9 Aboriginal movers and shakers you should know”. He hosted the acclaimed CBC Television series “8th Fire”. His music has won an Aboriginal Peoples Choice...

Wanbdi

Wanbdi is a talented songwriter who has been playing music her whole life. In 2010, she released her first solo project, entitled Where the Fishes Go, which includes five really great songs.  Wanbdi is a member of the...

Warchild

On a solitary portage between the barren wilderness and a desolate city, a young man reflects on his troubled past and hopeful future. Honest, thoughtful and personal narration illuminates a survivor’s state of mind that seeks serenity, while a...

Wayne Lavallee

Wayne Lavallee is a 2010 Juno nominee & winner for “Best folk acoustic album” “Best rock album” & “Best male artist” at the 2010 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards. While the new release was a great success, it took a long time for Wayne...

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Wesley Hardisty

Wesley Hardisty's fiddle playing is emotional and compelling. His music is genre crossing, at times Aboriginal, Celtic, rock, folk, country and traditional, making for a very unique sound.  Still in his teens, he has an...

Will Belcourt & the Hollywood Indians

Will Belcourt is an award winning and award nominated artist from Marlboro Alberta. With two EP’s and three full length albums to his credit he continues to win new fans and followers across North America and has toured extensively in bands...

William Prince

William Prince is storytelling singer/songwriter from Peguis First Nation who sidesteps clichés to provoke thought and facilitate discovery. His baritone vocals pay tribute to his late father and his genuine delivery acknowledges the hundreds of...

Winnipeg's Most

Winnipeg’s Most is Charlie Fettah, Jon-C and Brooklyn on the mic over the beatmaking genius of JUNO Award nominated producers Stomp and Jaymak of Rezofficial Music. The group released two music videos, climbed the Streetz FM charts, and...

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Winston Wuttunee

A household name in the Canadian Music industry since 1973, Aboriginal entertainer Winston Wuttunee has wowed audiences across North America as well as Europe and Australia as a singer, keynote speaker, and comedian. Born and raised in...

World Hood

Afro-Latin Dub meets West Coast bass, World Hood, the self titled debut album from World Hood Music is a peaceful revolution in itself, uncrowded by the usual suspects. The group’s first release plays like a breakbeat fairytale with distinct...

Young Medicine

Young Medicine are World Championship of Performing Arts gold, silver, and bronze medalists and overall division winners. They have had the opportunity to travel to many places and many stages in many parts of the world such as: Canada, United...

Zuzuka Poderosa & Kush Arora

Zuzuka Poderosa is the queen warrior of her own special brand of Baile Funk: CARIOCA BASS Funk Carioca (another name for Baile Funk, which means “The Funk Ball”) originated in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, borrowing heavily from the...

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Curated by Jenny Western

Indigenous film and video directors use a visual medium to explore and communicate their creative ideas, but often these artworks also incorporate a musical soundtrack. Directors exploring themes of contemporary Aboriginal identity, political...

Dance Group

Junior Jiggers, Norman Chief Memorial Dancers

The Junior Jiggers of the Norman Chief Memorial Dancers carry on the traditions of their parent group by creating toe tapping enthusiasm from their audiences with modern, unique dance steps blended with the traditional Métis Red River Dance style.

Norman Chief Memorial Dancers

The Norman Chief Memorial Dancers were founded in 2004 by Sonny and Terri Delaronde to honour the memory of the late Norman Chief who was an acclaimed Métis musician, singer, and entertainer. The dancers create toe tapping enthusiasm from...

Designer

Beyond Buckskin

Beyond Buckskin empowers Native American artists and designers, advancing the quality of Native American fashion through education while providing an in depth podium for societal participation. Inspired by relevant historical and contemporary...

Indigo Arrows

Interior Design + Home Goods

Shayne Watson Designs

Shayne Watson Designs features a fashion line that includes Navajo "Old Style" traditional wear, Native contemporary wear, evening formal wear, pow wow appliqué, and beadwork. "The love and passion I have for my clothing line pushed me...

Film

Barking Water

Frankie is dying. Irene hasn't forgiven him. And they are racing against time to find their way home. Frankie needs help and Irene is the one he turns to. He must go home one last time. And, like so many times before, Irene is extending herself...