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CAAMA Music Show at Parrtjima Festival

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CAAMA Music Show at Parrtjima Festival

29th Sep 2017

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 .

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CAAMA Music Official BIGSOUND Showcase

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CAAMA Music Official BIGSOUND Showcase

31st Aug 2017

The CAAMA Music record label, based in Alice Springs, is bringing three unique and diverse Indigenous acts to showcase on 6 Sept in Brisbane at BIGSOUND, Australia’s largest music industry conference. Coming from Central Australia the dynamic guitar duo of Apakatjah will transport you to wide open desert plains, along with local hip-hop act KnD (Karnage n Darknis) to get the crowd pumped, while new artist Alice Skye from Melbourne will enchant with the ethereal vocals and heartfelt lyrics from her upcoming debut album.

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60% single released by Alice Skye

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60% single released by Alice Skye

25th Aug 2017

CAAMA Music is proud to release 60%, the first single from Alice Skye’s upcoming debut album!

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KnD album released to iTunes!

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KnD album released to iTunes!

18th Aug 2017

KnD’s brand new album ‘Muzik iz 4eva’ is released today across online stores! Head over to Pilerates to check out an exclusive preview of the album, along with a track by track explanation of each song.

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KnD album launch – 19 Sept in Alice Springs

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KnD album launch – 19 Sept in Alice Springs

17th Aug 2017

The launch of the much anticipated KnD album ‘MUZIK IZ 4EVA” is here! Featuring latest single ‘CUT ME’ along with more NEW tracks that will take you back to old school Hip Hop!
Renowned East Coast artist DJ Encore will be spinning with KnD on the night and special guest support act Alice Springs duo – McDee & Bruiser MC will open the show.  Get down to Monte’s Lounge in Alice Springs, doors open 7:30pm. Tickets can be purchased online for $13 or at the door on the night for $10.

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CAAMA’s condolences to Dr G. Yunupingu’s family and friends

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CAAMA’s condolences to Dr G. Yunupingu’s family and friends

26th Jul 2017

The Central Australian Aboriginal Media Association would like to pay their respects to Dr G Yunupingu, who passed away last night in Darwin at age 46.

 From his early start performing with Yothu Yindi and then Saltwater Band, Dr Yunupingu’s solo career saw him winning many ARIA awards, performing overseas in front of Queen Elizabeth II and Barack Obama, and selling half a million copies of his albums across the world. 

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HOT SHOTS winner announced

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HOT SHOTS winner announced

17th Jul 2017

Congratulations to local Alice Springs photographer Nick Pincott for winning the  Hot Shots Music Photography Competition for 2017, with this deadly photo of Apakatjah!

The Hot Shots photo competition is organised by MusicNT, and this year they had over 55 entries to judge.

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NT Song of the Year finalists announced! Vote for People’s Choice Award

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NT Song of the Year finalists announced! Vote for People’s Choice Award

22nd Jun 2017

Congratulations to the three CAAMA Music acts included as finalists in the NT Song of the Year Awards. Vote for them in the People’s Choice Awards for a chance to give them some extra glory!

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New single by KnD ‘Cut Me’

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New single by KnD ‘Cut Me’

8th Jun 2017

The first single from KnD’s new album is released today to iTunes, featuring the beautiful voice of Kristal West (one of our Alukura competition winners)

It was premiered by the AAA Backstage website yesterday, who’ve said:

Calling Alice Springs home, KnD are a duo consisting of Karnage (Tristrum Watkins) and Darknis (Corinna Hall), the former being one of the first to champion hip hop in Alice Springs and having met the latter during his uni days. The two share a kinship in both musical camaraderie and the social issues that plague their surroundings.

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Apakatjah Album Released!

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Apakatjah Album Released!

31st Mar 2017

The much anticipated release of APAKATJAH’s debut album is here!!

To purchase a CD and have it posted to you click here
“Fusing traditional language with English and some brilliant guitar work and contemporary arrangements, [Apakatjah] have woven the threads of their rich ancestry with a wide range of musical influences including Iron Maiden, Tjupi Band and more.” – Au Review

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