By: Digital DrumThu, 05/24/2018
And the 2018 Indigenous Music Awards Winners Are … | Digital Drum

Earlier this year, Canada’s thriving Indigenous music scene made some serious noise at the 2018 Juno Awards. Last weekend, it cranked things to 11.

By: Digital DrumTue, 04/17/2018
Behind the Beats with Celeigh Cardinal | Digital Drum

Métis singer/songwriter Celeigh Cardinal has won an Aboriginal Youth Role Model Award, participated in the Banff Centre for the Arts’ Re(Claim) program, been named Cultural Ambassador for the Arctic Winter Games, and received an “ATB Listens” grant from ATB Financial.

By: Digital DrumTue, 03/20/2018
Meet This Year’s Indigenous Juno Nominees | Digital Drum

One year after an epic opening performance by A Tribe Called Red (featuring Tanya Tagaq and Black Bear Singers) and big wins for ATCR, William Prince, Quantum Tangle and Buffy Sainte-Marie, a total of 10 Indigenous artists or groups are up for awards in seven different categories at this year’s event.

By: Digital DrumWed, 02/07/2018
On the Rise 2018 | Digital Drum

As the great Métis leader Louis Riel once said, "My people will sleep for 100 years, but when they awake, it will be the artists that give them their spirit back."

By: Digital DrumMon, 01/08/2018
Behind the Beats with Mimi O’Bonsawin | Digital Drum

Guided by her selfless spirit, happy-go-lucky personality and supernatural sense of optimism, the Toronto-based singer-songwriter simply can’t help it. The fact that she’s living the life she always dreamed of doesn’t hurt either.

By: Digital DrumThu, 12/07/2017
Power Couples | Digital Drum

For a select group of Indigenous musicians, mixing their artistic pursuits with romance has paid off in a big way – both personally and professionally. As partners in both business and life, they’ve accomplished more than they ever would have alone and achieved that perfect balance between successful careers and happy home lives. And, fortunately for us, they’ve created some killer music in the process.  

By: Digital DrumWed, 11/08/2017
Canadian Folk Music Awards | Digital Drum

Since launching in 2005, the Canadian Folk Music Awards have been on a mission to celebrate and promote the best of Canada’s folk scene. They’ve also made a concerted effort to showcase the country’s top Indigenous singer-songwriters.

By: Digital DrumTue, 10/10/2017
Behind the Beats with Iskwé | Digital Drum

Since dropping her self-titled debut album in 2013, Iskwé has taken hustle to a whole new level.

By: Digital DrumThu, 09/07/2017
10 Indigenous Artists You Need to Know | Digital Drum

Don’t call it a comeback.

By: NedjmaTue, 09/05/2017
New Contributor | Digital Drum

Musical Currents is a passion project.