Native North America
Vol. 1, Aboriginal Folk, Rock And Country, 1966-1985Music CD - 2014 | Multiple languages
From Library Staff
Originally all from British Columbia, the members of the Chieftones (Vincent Clifford, Jack Wolf, Barry Littlestar and Richard Grayowl) met at a residential school in Edmonton and later hit the Billboard Hot 100 charts with "What Time of Day." Another of their songs, "I Shouldn't ... Read More »
Samsung Jan 15, 2016
This certainly raises the bar for Canadian music. Finally some songwriters singing very hard truths...just as music is supposed to go. The opening track to the double disc set--I Pity the Country by Montréaler Willie Dunn--sums up the state of affairs for Indigenous peoples. Willie Thrasher's v... Read More »
sit_walk Jul 28, 2015
Staggeringly great music and detailed liner notes. Lots of records claim that they will change your life; this one actually might.