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Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada
A Tribe Called Red breaks ties with founding member DJ Shub (07/18)
The group's website, Facebook and Twitter accounts no longer list DJ Shub.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Sports
Gyasi Ross: When hip-hop came to the reservation and stayed (07/02)
Gyasi Ross talks about how hip-hop came to Indian Country and how hip-hop stayed in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National | Sports
Musician urges team name change as NCAI video makes waves (06/11)
Lifelong fan of team supports message behind the Proud to Be video.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Julianne Jennings: Wampanoag artist embodies funk and jazz (06/09)
Julianne Jennings shares some of the accomplishments of Morgan James Peters, a member of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe who is a jazz/funk/folklore artist and a professor.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Megan Red Shirt Shaw: Think before you put on that headdress (06/06)
Megan Red Shirt Shaw explains why it's offensive to wear a headdress like it's a costume or prop.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Hipster headdress lands on the cover of magazine (06/06)
Gyasi Ross takes on the controversial cover of Pharrell Williams in a headdress.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Law
Zia Pueblo upset by band's unauthorized use of sacred symbol (06/05)
A welcome sign at Zia Pueblo in New Mexico. Photo from Zia Trading A new musical group is using a sacred symbol of Zia Pueblo without the New Mexico tribe's...

Filed Under: Opinion
Larry Spotted Crow Mann: Video plays into racist stereotypes (05/29)
Larry Spotted Crow Mann says hip-hop artist Emerson Windy portrayed the worst stereotypes about Indian people in Peace Pipe video.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Native Sun News: Lakota DJ fills void in Rapid City night scene (05/28)
Lakota, youth worker, student, and hip-hop enthusiast DJ Micah seems to have 'figured out the equation' of having a very cosmopolitan occupation in a semi-rural setting.

Filed Under: Opinion
Carolina Castoreno: It's time for America to stop playing Indian (05/26)
Carolina Castoreno calls on hip-hop artist Emerson Windy to remove Peace Pipe video from YouTube.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Native Sun News: Producer reaches into golden years of hip-hop (05/20)
Enter AsriOne, a lifelong resident of Rapid City, 21 years old at time of press, and a hidden gem of the city’s musical culture.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment | Politics
Interview: Frank Waln on his Keystone XL Pipeline protest song (05/09)
The National Journal interviews Frank Waln about his Keystone XL Pipeline protest song.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Gawker: Drummer was fired for criticizing headdress photo shoot (05/02)
The drummer for the Flaming Lips was fired for criticizing a fake headdress worn by Christina Fallin, the daughter of Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin (R).

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Column: Frank Waln blends Native traditions with hip-hop (04/21)
Frank Waln brings traditional storytelling to his award-winning hip-hop music.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Business | Law
Seminole Tribe sued over failed business deal with music group (04/08)
The Seminole Tribe of Florida is being sued by the former manager for the music group Candlebox.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Native Sun News: John Frazier makes his own journey with music (04/02)
By way of Eagle Butte, Rapid City boasts only one Grammy winner; Mr. John Frazier.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada
A Tribe Called Red wins Breakthrough Group of the Year at Junos (03/31)
A Tribe Called Red won Breakthrough Group of the Year at the Juno Awards on Sunday night.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Muscogee Nation flute maker one of few to carry on tradition (03/19)
Nelson Harjo is one of the last traditional flute-makers of the Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Business | National
Native Sun News: Interview with Native owner of guitar company (02/21)
For more than fifteen years John Longbow (Choctaw/Chickasaw), the founder of Longbow Guitars, has been at the forefront of crafting high quality guitars that you're not going see anywhere else.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Education | National
Singer from Big Valley Rancheria competes on 'American Idol' (02/06)
A young member of the Big Valley Rancheria of California is competing on American Idol.

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