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Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Native Sun News: Young artist wins top award at Native market (07/28)
The Third Annual Gathering of People, Wind and Water, a Native art market and cultural celebration drew more than 4,000 visitors to the heart of downtown Rapid City.

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PEN interview with award-winning poet and musician Joy Harjo (07/15)
PEN America guest editor Natalie Diaz talks to poet and musician Joy Harjo. A member of the Mvskoke Creek Nation, Harjo lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Lakota Country Times: Pine Ridge artist prepares for new release (07/10)
Finding artists in Lakota Country is fairly easy, finding one who is female and a grunge rocker is far more difficult.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada
A Tribe Called Red releases free remix of Buffy Sainte-Marie track (07/02)
The Native DJs are showing some love to the legendary musician and activist.

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Gyasi Ross gets nod for 'Marlon Brando' single off new release (06/30)
The attorney and author is garnering critical praise for ISSKOOTSIK, his first release.

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Review: Buffy Sainte-Marie hits hard with 'Power in the Blood' (06/23)
While her musical influences come from all over the place, she filters them through her creativity to express deep thoughts and feelings.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Native Sun News: Indian art market opens in downtown Rapid City (06/19)
The first He Sapa Center for Performing Arts Northern Plains Art Market opened with the artistry of top notch up-and-coming Native American musicians.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada | Opinion
Rosanna Deerchild: An iconic Buffy Sainte-Marie still inspires (05/18)
She is a musical innovator — producing her own music and adopting electronic instruments before anyone else.

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Interview with Gyasi Ross about spoken word release 'Isskootsik' (04/23)
An interview with attorney and author Gyasi Ross about his upcoming spoken world release.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment | National
Moapa Band to host Further Future music festival next month (04/22)
The organizers moved the event to the reservation after two federal agencies denied permits to use public roads to access a different site.

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Gyasi Ross releases spoken word album 'Isskootsik' on May 12 (04/20)
The attorney and author is adding another title to his resume: recording artist.

Filed Under: Opinion
Jordan Russell: Cultural appropriation continues at music fests (04/14)
Let’s be honest: if you can afford to drop $375 on a ticket to Coachella, you can afford to buy your Native-inspired jewelry and other goods from artisans whose profits help them to feed their family.

Filed Under: Education | National | Technology
Lecture focuses on repatriation of tribal intellectual properties (03/25)
The Sam Noble Musuem in Oklahoma will host Trevor Reed, the director of the Hopi Music Repatriation Project, next week.

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Auburn Community buys stake in rock music festival company (01/28)
The tribe's investment in Danny Wimmer Presents was described as 'significant.'

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National | Politics
Navajo Nation Council delegate does double duty as metalhead (01/26)
When Edmund Yazzie isn't working on legislation he's playing drums for a popular band on the reservation.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
NMAI director welcomes changes in Indian imagery in Peter Pan (12/04)
The live version airs on NBC tonight and features an actress with Native heritage.

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Performance sheds light on 'purchase' of Lenape island in 1626 (11/19)
The acquisition of Manhattan is told from a Native point of view in a concert opera.

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Doug George-Kanentiio: NAMMYs promote Native musical talent (11/18)
The fifteenth Native American Music Awards, held at the Seneca Allegany Casino in New York, once again honored the best in Native music.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada
Vice: Hip-hop artist Drezus on new journey after jail sentence (10/29)
A profile of a Native hip-hop artist who has a new perspective on life after serving time in prison on drug charges.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Eyapaha Today: Oneida singer follows in her mother's footsteps (10/22)
Kahawitha Shenandoah, known affectionately as Leah, has been singing since she can remember.

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