Christina Trejo born in Caldwell, Idaho a member of the Summit Lake Paiute Tribe. She has been singing at a very young age along side with her mother. Christina released a CD with Canyon Records called Circle Dance Songs of the Northern Paiute and Shoshoni, that won three awards. This weeks Feature CD you will hear seven Circle Dance Songs and three handgame songs from Christina Trejo. Join us this Friday, October 4, 2013 at noon for our Feature CD.
This album was something that was thought of for awhile and finally it's a reality... This album is filled with songs Brian & Verdell enjoy singing together to give the people a small taste of what is to come in the future. You will hear Sioux Song, Dine Song, & Straight Song . Join us Friday, September 27, 2013 at noon for our Feature CD.
From Saddle Lake Cree First Nation, Northern Cree 6-time Grammy-nominee have put faith and trust in the power of the Pow-Wow drum for over three decades. This album was recorded live at the annual Rocky Boy Pow-Wow. Join us September, 13, 2013 at noon for this weeks Feature CD. This CD was donated by Canyon Records www.canyonrecords.com
Grammy-nominated Dine Singer Kevin Yazzie honors the spirit of giving and appreciation of swirling vocal harmonies. These songs celebrate the gift of life and the blessings that come with each new day. Join us Friday, September 9, 2013 at noon for the Featured CD. This CD was donated by Canyon Records www.canyonrecords.com
R.Casrlos Nakai, William Eaton & Will Clipman present Dancing into Silence, 14 tracks of both old and new ways for creating music that flow from unique qualities of Native American flute. This Cd was donated by Canyon Records www.canyonrecords.com
Young Buffalo Horse, A New Beginning recorded live at the Cherokee Nation Holiday Powwow. This highly energetic group of young singers provides us with 17 individual tracks of Northern Style songs. Members represented the Ojibwe Cree, Lakota, Dakota and Sac & Fox Nations. Join us Friday, August 2, 2013 at noon for the Friday Featured CD.
Wikiwam Ahsin was released in 2006 and all drumming & vocals by both Maynard Whitehawk & Lance Crowe. The first volume of a series of six Whitehawk & Crowe have been singing and composing Native American Church Music for thirteen years prior to this release. This particular album was donated to the station, copies of this and other Native American Church songs can be found at www.peyotevault.com or www.drumgroups.com
Originally recorded in February 1968 with the Boniface Bonnie singers and re-released in 2013. According to the cd jacket the Navajo Spin Dance is one of several kinds of social dances traditionally performed during a three or five night ceremony usually held in the summer months. We hope enjoy this weeks featured CD selection. If you are interested in this or other Native American recordings visit the Indian House website at www.indianhouse.com
Jana Mashonee is a tw0-time GRAMMY nominee and nine-time NAMMY winner. Her music is steeped in R&B and gospel roots, which brought her in the mainstream. She is Lumbee and Tuscarora originally from North Carolina. She is currently releasing her music through Miss Molly Records available on iTunes and Amazon.
Native Music Artist Jana Mashonee will be performing live in concert Saturday, June 22 at the Sky Ute Casino Resort. Grammy nominated for her recordings and a 9-time Native American Music Award winner Jana has represented Indian Country as the first- Native artist to make it on to the Billboard Dance Charts. Performance starts at 7 PM at the Sky Ute Event Center tickets are available on line at www.skyutecasino.com or call (970) 563-7777