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Jessica Wishart My Black Boy

Jessica Wishart My Black Boy

Jessica Wishart is a young Bidjara woman who writes and performs songs inspired by her love of music, family and culture. She is a storyteller whose songs take elements of country, folk and soul music and weave them into deeply personal tales which capture and express her unique experience. In 2017, she recorded and released her debut EP, working with acclaimed song writer and performer John Baker, recorded by The Yearlings’ Chris Parkinson and featuring additional vocals by Nancy Bates. Also in 2017, she has performed at Tandanya’s Survival Day concert, at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, and as Spirit Festival, and is one of two artists in Nexus Arts’ Creative Pathways development program for Aboriginal contemporary musicians. Jessica’s music speaks from deeply held personal beliefs, drawing upon her experiences as an Aboriginal woman, daughter and mother to explore her culture and its place in...

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Alice Skye New Single ‘Poetry By Text’ Out Tuesday Oct 31

Alice Skye  New Single ‘Poetry By Text’ Out Tuesday Oct 31

  The second single, ‘Poetry by Text’, from Alice Skye‘s upcoming album is out today!!!! A song about being underestimated. About being made to feel like you aren’t smart, just because you don’t fit someone’s description of what ‘smart’ is – and realising you don’t need to prove your worth to someone. With a fact about parasitic worms thrown in. Have a listen here to ‘Poetry by Text’ via Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/ca…/poetry-by-text-alice-skye/s-VJtTB You can purchase this emotive track at https://itunes.apple.com/…/alb…/poetry-by-text/id1297870343… She will also be performing at the Australian Music Week in Sydney this week! http://australianmusicweek.com/...

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CAAMA Music Show at Parrtjima Festival

CAAMA Music Show at Parrtjima Festival

Tonight we will be broadcasting the CAAMA Music Show live from Parrtjima – A Festival in Light in Alice Springs.  Warren H Williams will also be performing live!!!! Tune into the CAAMA Music Show 7-8pm every Friday night on CAAMA Radio 100.5 FM. We will be playing all your favorite indigenous CAAMA Music tracks like Coloured Stone, Blekbala Mujik, Alice Skye, Apakatjah, Tjupi Band and many many more . Come down for awesome free giveaways! CAAMA CDs and merchandise will also be available for sale!!!!! If you miss a show, you can tune into the podcast at: http://caama.com.au/downloads/caama-casts-our-podcasts-for-you-to-enjoy/caama-music-show...

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Gawurra’s Ratja Yaliyali Wins NIMA Album of the Year!

Gawurra’s Ratja Yaliyali Wins NIMA Album of the Year!

Gawurra dominated the National Indigenous Music Awards this weekend, taking New Talent of the Year, Cover Art, Film Clip, and the prestigious Album of the Year award! Artist of the Year was given to fellow Arnhem Land superstar Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu. The weekend’s many musical highlights included Gawurra’s award ceremony performance of Goanna’s 1980s classic Solid Rock, with a verse translated into the Gupapuyngu language of his East Arnhem homeland. Gawurra also supported Midnight Oil frontman Peter Garrett on Sunday Night at the Darwin Botanical Gardens, with the two closing out the night with a beautiful Yothu Yindi tribute. Click to purchase album or download on...

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