Tish Leizens
3/23/13
“If you believe in yourself, who you are, where you come from, your culture and more importantly your language, it will take you to places you have never even dreamed of,” says Ste...
Tish Leizens
3/13/13
When prominent Cheyenne musician Joseph FireCrow starts playing his traditional flute he closes his eyes and expresses a mix of emotions—powerful emotions, which he says are diffic...
Vincent Schilling
6/19/12
In 1951, the Phoenix Little Theater asked Ray and Mary Boley, owners of a small recording studio in Phoenix, to record a performance there by a Navajo singer, Ed Lee Natay...
Cetan Wanbli Williams
2/12/12
In 2011, the Grammys terminated the “Native American Music Album” award . QUESTION: How many Grammy-winning projects did Native Americans produce ?...
ICTMN Staff
12/1/11
When the Recording Academy announced it was restructuring its Grammy Award categories earlier this year, it was hard to envision Native American artists getting anything but the sh...
Vincent Schilling
4/25/11
At a press conference on April 6th, 2011, Neil Portnow, President and CEO of The Recording Academy, the organization famous for the Grammy Awards, announced a restructuring of Gram...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
One of the largest pow wows in the world, the Gathering of Nations in Albuquerque, New Mexico, draws over 100,000 visitors a year...