Northern Cree and Wild Band of Comanches, are two respectable drum groups that have devoted their lives to preserve the living legacy of their indigenous heritage through songs and dance. This collaboration brings together the mighty singing traditions of the Northern & Southern Plains, naming the album "Breaking Boundaries" meant to break boundaries amongst Native people. Join us this Friday, October 3, 2014 12PM(MST) for this weeks Feature CD "Breaking Boundaries."
This weeks Feature CD "Heart of Nations" comes from the land, which is known as Turtle Island. A land of nations, can speak of days in which all thrived and lived in harmony with Mother Earth. Turtle Island Music has maintained integrity to keep their people united with Mother Earth through songs. Tune in this Friday, September 26, 2014 at 12PM(MST) for this weeks Feature CD "Heart of Nation." This CD was donated to KSUT by Turtle Island Music. If you are interested in this album or any other Native Artist, visit them online at http://www.tur
Young Buffalo Horse is an intertribal group, a group of young men and women that originated from the original group "Buffalo Horse" of Red Wood Falls Minnesota. They strive each day to touch people with their songs and hold their traditions of singing so that they can influence young natives to learn and continue their traditions as well.
Indigenous front man, Mato Nanji, was born and raised on the Yankton Sioux Reservation in South Dakota. Mato started to show his talent he had for music, ate a young age. His Father was in a band in the 60's and with the knowledge, experience and love his father over shadowed Mato, his brother, sister and cousin and formed the band Indigenous in their late teens.
Rocky Boy, Montana is home to the members of the Chippewa Cree Tribe. The Name Rocky Boy comes from the name of a leader of a land of Chippewa Indians. The name means "Stone Child" it was not translated correctly from Cree to English and "Rocky Boy" evolved. This year is their 50th Annual Rocky Boy Pow Wow & Celebration, August 1 - 3, 2014.
Cree Confederation, represent the Cree people of the Treaty Six area, they were formed in the winter of 2007. On this album you will hear their power with full swiftness voices and drumming, dancer to shake their bells & kick up their feet.
Cree Confederation Awards, Nominations & Submissions; 2010, Best Pow-Wow CD-Contemporary, Pakosiyimitan, Nominee. 2011, Best Group or Duo, Submission. 2012, Best Group or Duo, Horse Dance-Mistatim Simoowin, Nominee. 2012, Best Pow-wow CD-Contemporary-Horse Dance Mistatim, Nominee.
Skylar Wolf, Native American Navajo/Ute was born and raised as a sheepherder in Huerfano, New Mexico. He now resides in Farmington, New Mexico with his family. Wolfs, talent comes straight from the heart and soul, he was awarded with a "NAMMY" in 2009. Please join us this Friday, June 20, 2014 for this weeks Feature CD, Skylar Wolf, Conviction, 12P.M. (MST). This CD was donated to the station by Skylar Wolf, himself.