Ontario NationTalk

    You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Music

MusicText

Inclusivity and celebrating Indigenous culture top priority for the Wake the Giant Music Festival – Anishinabek News

May 19, 2022 THUNDER BAY — The 2022 Wake the Giant Music Festival will feature a range of performers including Our Lady Peace, DJ Steve Aoki, Aqua, Digging Roots, Neon Dreams, Crown Lands, Aysanabee and Grammy-nominated drum group Young Spirit Singers. The Wake the Giant Music Festival, which began in 2019 with the goals of […]

by ahnationtalk on May 19, 20228 Views

Read More
MusicText

Backstage at the JUNOs with Indigenous artists – APTN News

May 16, 2022 The JUNO Awards were held over the weekend – the first in-person presentation in three years and also the first time there were two categories for Indigenous artists. APTN’s Annette Francis shares the highlights from this year’s awards. Read More: https://www.aptnnews.ca/videos/backstage-at-the-junos-with-indigenous-artists/

by ahnationtalk on May 17, 20228 Views

Read More
MusicText

Red Rock Indian Band musician to release new single this summer – Anishinabek News

May 13, 2022 THUNDER BAY — Red Rock Indian Band musician Sara Kae (Kanutski) plans to hold a single release party on June 1 for her song Rise, which she wrote on National Indigenous Peoples Day 2020. “I wrote it just because I was thinking about myself as a child and everything I went through […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 20225 Views

Read More
MusicText

bbno$, DJ Shub & Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Haviah Mighty, Lauren Spencer-Smith, and Tesher join the list of performers at The 51st Annual JUNO Awards Broadcast

April 27, 2022 bbno$, DJ Shub & Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Haviah Mighty, Lauren Spencer-Smith, and Tesher join the list of performers at The 51st Annual JUNO Awards Broadcast Special appearances by Andrew Phung, Bilal Baig, Chris Bosh, Donovan Woods, Faouzia, National Chief RoseAnne Archibald, Roxane Bruneau, Tia Wood, TOBi and more, broadcast live on […]

by ahnationtalk on April 27, 202220 Views

Read More
MusicText

Greta Van Fleet’s Josh Kiszka Acknowledges His History of Indigenous Cultural Appropriation – Exclaim!

Apr 20, 2022 Greta Van Fleet vocalist Josh Kiszka has acknowledged his history of Indigenous cultural appropriation. Held accountable by a fan-run campaign called #SpeakUpGVF, he issued a statement to the band’s Indigenous fans on Instagram on Monday (April 18), writing: I see you. I’ve taken time to listen and gather my thoughts. My appreciation […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 202219 Views

Read More
MusicText

Indigenous delegates hope performances leave lasting impact on Pope – CBC

Three Indigenous delegates are looking forward to performing for Pope Francis during the final audience on Friday, hoping to show that the Roman Catholic Church couldn’t take away everything about their culture during the residential schools era. Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2018266179721

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 202223 Views

Read More
MusicText

Serpent River First Nation artist advances music career – Anishinabek News

March 22, 2022 ELLIOT LAKE — Isaac Murdoch is a musician, artist, and storyteller originally from Serpent River First Nation (SRFN) but moved back to the land over three years ago to live a traditional life the Anishnaabe way in an off-the-grid community. The community of Nimkii Aazhibikoong (Thunder Mountain) is located north of Elliot […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 202220 Views

Read More
MusicText

Indigenous artists who formed record label perform live at Massey Hall, after collaborating virtually for two years – Toronto Star

March 17, 2022 Ishkodé Records, created by ShoShona Kish and Amanda Rheaume, has a primary focus on Indigenous artists pulled from across Canada. Good music tends to find an audience, given a chance. The trick is getting it in front of audiences to give it that chance. Such is the thinking behind Ishkodé Records, the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 17, 202230 Views

Read More
MusicText

Toronto is getting a D.I.Y. live music venue on Queen West focused on Black, Indigenous, and racialized artists – Indie88

March 15, 2022 Toronto is getting a new D.I.Y. live music venue and rehearsal space on Queen West, which will be focused on Black, Indigenous, and racialized artists. On March 15th, City of Toronto staff recommended transforming a two-story Queen Street West building into a space for rehearsals, performance, and talent development. The new venue […]

by ahnationtalk on March 15, 2022127 Views

Read More
MusicText

Inuk Singer-Songwriter Susan Aglukark to receive 2022 Humanitarian Award Presented by Music Canada at 51st Annual JUNO Awards

TORONTO, March 9, 2022 – The Arctic Rose Foundation is delighted to congratulate its founder, Susan Aglukark, following today’s announcement by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) that she is the recipient of the 2022 Humanitarian Award Presented by Music Canada. Aglukark will be honoured at the JUNO Opening Night Awards Presented by […]

by ahnationtalk on March 9, 202228 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More