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7/Sep/2022

PJ Vegas

God Mode

Yaqui Indigenous artist PJ Vegas releases new single “God Mode”

Award winning singer songwriter Pj Vegas has just released his new single “God Mode” featuring sultry vocals and gritty content. Vegas has previously won an MTV VMA for “Best Video With a Message.” Vegas is also the son of Pat Vegas, member/founder of legendary Native American rock band Redbone.

29/Aug/2022

The Storyteller pop-up Event

The Alaska State Fair 2022
BY: The Gathering Place Stage

The Storyteller at the Alaska State Fair 2022

The RIVR had a Storyteller pop-up event at the 2022 Alaska State Fair on Saturday and Sunday. The second annual event was held at the Gathering Place stage, hosted by Ralph Sara (Anonymous Eskimo) followed by a live performance from Inupiaq artist Byron Nicholai.

29/Jul/2022

Chubby Cree

Rock Your World (Handsome Tiger Remix)

Chubby Cree releases new single “Rock Your World (Handsome Tiger Remix)”

Chubby Cree is a group made up of 12-year-old Noah Green and his grandmother, Carol Powder. She and 12-year-old vocal prodigy Noah Green have already taken the internet by storm repeatedly with videos of the group playing “Rock Your World,” live on news outlets such as CBC, Global, Reddit, Brut America and APTN amassing more … Read More Chubby Cree releases new single “Rock Your World (Handsome Tiger Remix)”

8/Jul/2022

Quinn Christopherson

Thanks

Alaskan Singer/Songwriter Quinn Christopherson releases new single “Thanks”

Quinn Christopherson (Inupiat) recently a new song titled “Thanks.” Christopherson says “Everyone has little check boxes they look for in a partner and this song is all my boxes and they are all checked.” Previously released songs include “Evelene,” “2005,” and “Bubblegum.” Watch the new music video below:

24/Jun/2022

Zhawenim

Digging Roots

Anishinabe Onkwehonwe band Digging Roots release their 4th album “Zhawenim”

Digging Roots’ new album features themes from residential schools to reclamation, climate change to baamaadziwin (the good life). Co-produced with Hill Kourkoutis, Zhawenim, which means to love unconditionally in Anishinaabemowin, the album looks beyond the current political landscape to a future that waits to be claimed by the next generations. Listen and order physical copies … Read More Anishinabe Onkwehonwe band Digging Roots release their 4th album “Zhawenim”

10/Jun/2022

Air Jazz

Hooligan (Remix)

Tlingit and Haida rapper Air Jazz (Arias Hoyle) releases “Hooligan (Remix)”

Arias Hoyle, also known as Air Jazz, has just released the new track “Hooligan (Remix),” that features a perfect cultural blend of his heritage. Hoyle, who is half African-American, about a quarter Tlingit and a quarter Native American (Blackfoot and Cherokee), began writing raps around the age of 10 and learned Lingít in middle school. … Read More Tlingit and Haida rapper Air Jazz (Arias Hoyle) releases “Hooligan (Remix)”

3/Jun/2022

Carsen Gray

Everything is Bless

Haida Indigenous and mixed descent artist Carsen Gray releases “Everything is Bless”

Carsen Gray is an award-winning Haida and mixed descent singer and songwriter. Performing since she was a young girl, she decided to pursue singing after her infamous performance of Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On” at Canada’s Wonderland. She received high praised and gained the attention of Bobby Taylor, a Vancouver-based producer known within … Read More Haida Indigenous and mixed descent artist Carsen Gray releases “Everything is Bless”

30/May/2022

Jordanne

Jordanne releases new single “My Own Light” featuring Jaelen James

Previously known as ASCXNSION, Indigenous singer/songwriter Jordanne has released her brand new single “My Own Light” featuring artist Jaelan James. In regard to the latest single release, Jordanne posted the below via her Instagram. “UM So I’m putting out new music!!! 🥳🙃🥹 It’s been a long time coming but I’m finally putting things out because … Read More Jordanne releases new single “My Own Light” featuring Jaelen James