Press

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Alan Greyeyes
Aboriginal Music Manitoba Inc.
P: (204) 296-9790
E: alan@ammb.ca

Press Releases

Aboriginal Music Manitoba
• New name, new logo, and new website for the Manitoba Aboriginal Music Host Committee Inc. | July 7, 2010 (view the PDF)

Media Coverage: Aboriginal Music Week 2014

NCI FM: Aboriginal Music Week | August 19, 2014 (post)
ChrisD.ca: Leela Gilday a Hit at Aboriginal Music Week | August 23, 2014 (post)
Winnipeg Free Press: IsKwé finally gets chance to live up to hype | August 19, 2014 (post)
• MyToba.ca: Peguis First Nation’s Exquisite Ghost to kick off Aboriginal Music Week | August 19, 2014 (post)
APTN: Emerging artists look to get noticed at Aboriginal Music Week | August 18, 2014 (post)
NationTalk: Aboriginal Music Week Celebrates Music Without Borders | August 18, 2014 (post)
The Carillon: Lend a hand: Volunteer opportunities in Winnipeg | August 17, 2014 (post)
ChrisD.ca: Aboriginal Music Week Reveals Full Festival Lineup | August 1, 2014 (post)
MyToba.ca: Full lineup announced for Aboriginal Music Week | August 1, 2014 (post)
RPM.fm: Listen to the Sounds of Aboriginal Music Week 2014 | July 31, 2014 (post)
MyToba.ca: Consultation for local musicians available during Aboriginal Music Week | July 25, 2014 (post)
MyToba.ca: Aboriginal music and food at Aug. 24 block party | July 23, 2014 (post)
NationTalk: New partnership for Aboriginal Music Week, JUNO Award winner to headline | July 21, 2014 (post)
NationTalk: Manitoba Music Live at The Cube: Manitoba Music and Exchange District BIZ Serve Up Local Sounds for Summer Concert Series | July 12, 2014 (post)
ChrisD.ca: DJs, Producers to Take Over Aboriginal Music Week | July 3, 2014 (post)
MyToba.ca: Celebrating Winnipeg’s Aboriginal Culture | June 11, 2014 (post
Winnipeg Free Press: Musical preview to festivals | May 28, 2014 (post)
Metro News: Manitoba music festivals coming to downtown Winnipeg this summer | May 27, 2104 (post)
ChrisD.ca: New Downtown Concert Series Beginning June 4 | May 27, 2014 (post)
Winnipeg Free Press: Stay home this year: Manitoba is filled with destinations for everyone | April 7, 2014 (post)
RPM.fm: STREAM: Indigenous Music Without Borders Mixtape | March 6, 2014 (post)

Media Coverage: Aboriginal Music Week 2013

Urban Native Magazine: Aboriginal Music Week – Day 3 & 4 | August 25, 2013 (post)
APTN National News: Musicians head to open mic nights in Winnipeg as music festival continues | August 22, 2013 (post)
APTN National News: 2013 Manito Ahbee festival (should read Aboriginal Music Week) offers a taste of style | August 20, 2013 (post)
Urban Native Magazine: Aboriginal Music Week – Day 2 | August 20, 2013 (post)
Digital Drum: Derek Miller interview | August 18, 2013 (watch on YouTube)
Urban Native Magazine: Aboriginal Music Week – Day 1 | August 18, 2013 (post)
CBC Manitoba Scene: Top 5 things to do in Winnipeg this weekend | August 16, 2013 (post)
BT Winnipeg: Digging Roots live on BT | August 16, 2013 (watch on YouTube)
CBC Music: Digging Roots on Aboriginal Music Week, A Tribe Called Red and racism | August 16, 2013 (post)
CBC Manitoba Scene: Digging Roots finds melodies in peaks and valleys | August 14, 2013 (post)
Digital Drum: Nick Sherman interview | August 14, 2013 (watch on YouTube)
Grassroots News: Derek Miller interview | August 13, 2013 (view PDF)
CBC Manitoba Scene: Desiree Dorion recommends book from Churchill museum | August 13, 2013 (post)
The Manitoban: One week isn’t long enough: Aboriginal Music Week gears up for its fifth consecutive year | August 12, 2013 (post)
Canstar's The Metro: Aboriginal Music Week, SNA partner up for block party | August 7, 2013 (post)
First Nations Voice: New Bands, Fashion Show added to Aboriginal Music Week 2013 | August 6, 2013 (post)
ChrisD.ca: ‘Digging Roots’ to Perform at Aboriginal Music Week | July 23, 2013 (post)
NationTalk: Juno-winner Leach to perform at Aboriginal Music Week – Winnipeg Free Press | July 4, 2013 (post)
Winnipeg Free Press: Juno-winner Leach to perform at Aboriginal Music Week | July 3, 2013 (post)
Urban Native Girl Stuff: Aboriginal Music Week 2013 Lineup | June 13, 2013 (post)
Winnipeg Free Press: Festival taking music to inner-city ears | June 11, 2013 (post)
CBC Manitoba Scene: Aboriginal Music Week takes it outside this August | June 10, 2013 (post)
NationTalk: Festival taking music to inner-city ears – Winnipeg Free Press | June 11, 2013 (post)
Digital Drum.ca: AMW 2013 Press Conference | June 10, 2012 (post)
Grassroots News: Aboriginal Music Week pursues crowd-sourced funding | June 4, 2013 (view PDF)
Life & Times of a Modern NDN Princess: Aboriginal Music Week changes dates and announces first artists |  April 18, 2013 (post)

Media Coverage: Aboriginal Music Week 2013

• Aboriginal Music Week wins a Manitoba Tourism Award | May 27, 2010 (view the PDF)
• Introducing Aboriginal Music Week | October 5, 2009 (view the PDF)