Turnaround Arts Pays Visit to Standing Rock Indian Reservation by Darren Thompson, Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe Turnaround Arts, a national arts organization based in Washington, D.C., recently paid a visit to the Standing Rock Sioux Indian Reservation in North Dakota……
Miss He Sapa Win Shares Her Vision On Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the Black Hills Powwow in Rapid City, South Dakota, Santana Young Man was crowned the new Miss Black Hills. It is the 30th Miss He Sapa Win…..
Elias Not Afraid is fast becoming a well-known and established bead artist. His work ranges from being a full-time contributor to Crow/Northern Cheyenne fashion designer Bethany Yellowtail’s Yellowtail Collective to having his work worn by the Black Eyed Peas…..
Norma Baker Flying Horse is one of the most recognized appliqué designers of the Northern Plains that has represented a tradition that spans back centuries. An enrolled member of the Hidatsa Tribe from the Three Affiliated Tribes in North…..
Album Review | Showtime Singers’ “Live from Big Sky” Darren Thompson, Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe Blasting out of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, the Showtime Singers present their debut album, “Live from Big Sky”. Recorded at the 2016 Montana…..
Young Bear – Born to Sing: Powwow Songs Recorded Live at ASU by Darren Thompson, Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe Bringing decades of a proud and powerful singing tradition, Young Bear presents their new album Born to Sing: Powwow Songs Recorded Live…..
For the month of October, I had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in Crazy Horse Memorial’s artist in residence program. And while I’ve visited Crazy Horse on several occasions, I didn’t quite know how being there every day would be as…..
Blending tradition and the grace of some of the most recognized voices on the Powwow Trail, Alex E. Smith, Perry “Cheevers” Toppah, and Nitanis “Kit” Landry’s “Rain in July” is a remarkable testament to the creativity and power of the…..
Singing loud and proud from the Menominee Nation in Northern Wisconsin, Wind Eagle presents their second album in “Netaenawemakanak”. Produced and distributed by the group’s lead singer Shane Webster and its members in 2009, Netaenawemakanak is the group’s second album…..
Fawn Wood, “Iskwewak: Songs of Indigenous Womanhood“ Darren Thompson | Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe Fawn Wood continues to redefine the standard for North American indigenous vocals in her first solo album Iskwewak. Released in 2012, Iskwewak is produced and distributed by…..