Music

Cary Morin

 Featured in SAY Magazine a few years ago, it’s time for an update on Cary Morin . Award-winning singer/songwriter Cary Morin continues to impact audiences around the world with his live acoustic performances. With a career that spans over three decades, Morin has evolved with the industry and continues to learn from his experiences and the incredible artists he works with. After completing his latest international tour, Morin ... Read More »

Indigenous in Music with Larry K, Nominated for Best Music Radio Show

Indigenous in Music with Larry K is nominated for Best Music Radio Show at this year’s 18th Annual Native American Music Awards scheduled for Friday, October 12th, 2018 at the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls, New York. Vote for the Larry K Show before noon on October 12th: https://www.nativeamericanmusicawards.com/vote-now Indigenous in Music with Larry K features live ... Read More »

Buffy Sainte-Marie: The Authorized Biography

A first-hand look at the life of a folk hero and living legend.             The first and only authorized biography about Buffy Sainte-Marie is coming out this September, and SAY Magazine was one of the first to interview author Andrea Warner in anticipation of its release. Warner is an acclaimed author, pop culture writer and ... Read More »

One Great Gathering – APTN Indigenous Day Live

By: Sheldon McRae and Pamela Vernaus, APTN Communications Coordinators June 23, 2018 Join the gathering and celebrate Indigenous cultures with APTN’s Indigenous Day Live (IDL)! IDL heads to Winnipeg, Toronto and Ottawa for its 12th edition; we also mark the first celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, formerly National Aboriginal Day. All Canadians are invited to join us for a ... Read More »

Tracy Lee Nelson – 2018 Indigenous Music Awards Nominee

Blues legend Tracy Lee Nelson is a true native Californian. He is Luiseno/Diegueno, a descendant of the Guassac family of the La Jolla Indian Reservation and the Mataweer/Duro family of the Mesa Grande Indian Reservation, both in the San Diego area. Since the 1970s Nelson has played a variety of genres of music, from blues, to rock and roll, to punk ... Read More »

Larry K on the Native American Radio Network

Ho-Chunk Larry K takes his show “Indigenous in Music” into international syndication on Native Voice One (NV1) The Native American Radio Network Larry Knudsen (originally from Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin, USA) remembers being 14 years old and listening to WDGY 1130 AM in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was captivated by the DJs and inspired by what he heard. He would call ... Read More »

Gordon Edgar Downie

(February 6, 1964 – October 17, 2017) Canadians lost a true musical icon this year. Tragically Hip’s frontman Gord Downie passed away on October 17th after a less than two-year battle with an aggressive and incurable form of brain cancer, called glioblastoma. According to a statement released on the band’s website, Downie passed away surrounded by his family; he was ... Read More »

Kelly Derrickson

                Kelly Derrickson is a First Nation Artist from Westbank, British Columbia. Her international studies earned her a degree at the prestigious Berklee College of Music for Music Business and Performing Arts. She won the 2015 Coachella Valley Music Award for Best Country Artist and won Best New Artist at the 2016 Indigenous Music Awards. ... Read More »

Irv Lyons Jr.

At age 8 while living on the Onondaga Nation, Irv was handed a guitar. He was a lefty and his mom said, “If you’re going to learn to play, it is going to have to be on this.” Playing flipped around and upside down has proven to be a metaphor for his life. Irv Lyons Jr.’s sultry vocals and finessed ... Read More »

Lucas Ciliberti

17 yr old, Lucas Ciliberti is a singer/ songwriter that “sings from his heart, to make people happy!” His first professional appearance in front of a large audience was singing “God Bless America” when he was just 18 months old, and he has been singing his way into hearts across America ever since! He recently won Debut Artist of the ... Read More »

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