Attawapiskat Singing For Life

Photo of two girls in Attawapiskat involved in the earlier Kiskenamahagewin (The Way of Learning) project by Jackie Hookimaw-Witt.

Native North America (Vol. 1)

Native North America (Vol. 1)

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Native North America (Vol. 1) is a compilation of 23 unsung indigenous music acts, dating from 1966 to 1985 and ranging in everything from rockabilly to folk. For Canadian producer Kevin Howes, it was also a labour of love, and something that took some 15 years of his life to complete.

Reaching out to the artists [was] a very significant acknowledgement of their history and their music that they laid down all those years ago. And in a lot of cases were never really embraced on such a level

Kevin Howes, producer

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