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Coloured Stone & Yung Warriors - Black Boy     Reggae / Dub, Hip Hop, Rock 02/08/2011
Indigenous Rock icons Coloured Stone collaborate with Yung Warriors (Tjimba Possum Burns) on this fantastic reworking of the classic cultural anthem "Black Boy"
Hard to imagine they could record a version of 'Black Boy" with the energy, excitement and statement of the original, the most influential song in modern indigenous culture.

Tjimba Possum Burns of Yung Warriors great vocal delivery shines in this almost ragga version lifting "Black Boy" to higher levels.


karla hart - Born and Bred     Indigenous, Rap 19/07/2011
Female Noongar Rapper who writes from the heart from love, struggle, her people and the world around her.
Born and Bred written about stereotypes growing up and still here today. A bit of fun poked at expectations.

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Other tracks by karla hart:  Changes featuring Sowth  -  Had to Be featuring Vanessa Hopes
Caper - How Would You Like To Be Me     Hip Hop 07/07/2011
Caper is a Real MC.
A song about Racism & Discrimination that Caper has experienced in his life.

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Other tracks by Caper:  Scarred Memories  -  Believe
Yung Warriors - Just a Thought     Pop, Hip Hop, Retro 07/07/2011
Yung Warriors have loudly declared their indigenous hip hop movement to the music world with the fantastic new single "Just A Thought".
A new cultural anthem for the indigenous community with a very strong positive message, a song that grows with you every listen...

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Various Artists - Marla - Little Flowers     Hip Hop, Australian Indigenous 03/06/2011
Red Sand Culture is a hip-hop music mentoring project run in the remote Central Australian communities of Yuendumu, Nyirrpi, Willowra and Lajamanu.
"Come on everybody it's time to celebrate!" ... Kid-hop from Yuendumu.

Workshop participants: Marietta Wilson & Sherelle Young (aka Marla)
Produced by: Vadim Juste-Constant (aka Voodoo Dred), Marlon Porter (aka Elf Tranzporter), and the young people of Yuendumu.

Other tracks by Various Artists:  Jerome Jurrah & Vanetta White - I'm From Yuendumu  -  Bruno Wilson- Intervention Invasion
Busby Marou - Something for me     Folk, Roots, Live Performance 09/03/2011
Amrap Live Music Recordings_4AAA_2010 National Country Music Muster Originally from Rockhampton, this duo are characterised by their melodic guitar riffs and meaningful lyrics.
Cracking harmonies, breathtaking musicianship and a natural feel for each others guitars!!

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William Barton & Anthony Garcia - Meridional     World, Australian Indigenous, Ambience 23/02/2011
World renowned didgeridoo master William Barton (star of the 2008 Olympic Games)and acclaimed guitarist/composer Anthony Garcia join forces on their new CD Desert Stars Dancing. A beautiful record indeed...
Meridional is a wonderful track showcasing the talents of two of Australia's finest world musicians - William Barton (Acclaimed Didgeridoo Player) and Anthony Garcia (Jazz/World Guitarist). Lifted from the acclaimed album Desert Stars Dancing - out now thru Vitamin Records

Yung Nooky - Clouds     Hip Hop, Australian Indigenous, Roots 16/02/2011
Yung Nooky is a dynamic hip hop artist with a flare for writing conscious lyrics.
Yung Nooky expresses gratitude to the cultural legacy left by his great grandfather

Other tracks by Yung Nooky:  Good Times  -  Salute ft Ozi Batla
Desert Mulga - Stop Drinkin, Stop Smokin     Blues, Reggae, Australian Indigenous, Live Performance 03/02/2011
Amrap Live Music Recordings_8PAW_The Best of Yuemendu Sports Weekend Battle of the Bands 2009 The Desert Mulga Band is a well-known Nyirripi band.
A positive message sung in Warlpiri and English.

Tjupi Band - Yamurntungu     Rock, Roots, Australian Indigenous, Live Performance 21/12/2010
Amrap Live Music Recordings_8PAW_The Best of Yuemendu Sports Weekend Battle of the Bands 2009 From Papunya, 250km NW of Alice Springs, Tjupi Band play energetic and emotive desert reggae.
Singing in Luritja, Tjupi Band are the foremost musical inspiration for people across Central Australia.

Dubmarine - Point the Bone     Reggae/Dub, Australian Indigenous, Electronic 17/12/2010
Sound the alarm! Australia’s high-powered, high energy, dub and dancehall sub bass vessel Dubmarine are preparing to release their much anticipated début album Depth of Sound
Dub infused electronica with huge brass section and very catchy vocals.

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Other tracks by Dubmarine:  Ultrabango  -  Pon The Dancefloor
The Yabu Band - Healing Our Culture     Indigenous, Rock, Live Performance 02/12/2010
LMR_4ZZZ_The Dreaming 2010 The Yabu Band recorded by 4ZZZ at The Dreaming Festival 2010
The Yabu Band perform 'Healing Our Culture' live at The Dreaming festival 2010.

Freshy - Like A Kangaroo     Indigenous, Hip Hop, Electronic, Dance 26/11/2010
Coming straight out of the land of Crocodiles and Kangaroos, Freshy is the self proclaimed King of Oz. This Indigenous Electronic/Hip Hop artist is taking over Australia and the world.
'Like A Kangaroo' is the unofficial Aussie street anthem for 2011. The lead single from Freshy's debut album 'Aussie Style', pretty much sums up the life of Aussie fella's. Club banger and street anthem, this song is unlike anything that you have heard before.

Other tracks by Freshy:  Brand New Day  -  Smardies
Frank Yamma - She Cried     Indigenous, Acoustic, Rock 25/11/2010
Acclaimed indigenous singer/songwriter Frank Yamma is recognised across Australia as a musician of intensity, able to spin the raw emotion of life and living it into his songs.
Harrowing heartbreaking story of too many indigenous people living on the streets of Alice, Port Augusta or Adelaide – losing their culture, drinking too much, no-one to look out for them. A woman in trouble is looking for a way to kill the pain, trying to find another way out.

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Other tracks by Frank Yamma:  Nguta Waljilpa  -  Calling your name
Dan Sultan - Walk Through My Dream     Country, Alternative Country, Australian Indigenous, Soundtrack (Film Related) 03/11/2010
Summer Coda is the debut feature from Australian filmaker Richard Gray starring Rachael Taylor and Alex Dimitriades.
Taken from the Summer Coda Soundtrack.

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Emma Donovan - Jungun     Folk, Australian Indigenous, Live Performance 28/09/2010
LMR_4ZZZ_The Dreaming 2010 Emma Donovan as recorded by 4ZZZ at The Dreaming Festival 2010
Emma Donovan's voice is once that is perfect for country, blues, soul or gospel. Although, she could turn her hand to any style because she has the ability to convey any emotion, from feistiness to heartbreak.

Street Warriors - Cruisin'     Hip Hop, Australian Indigenous, Live Performance 28/09/2010
LMR_4ZZZ_The Dreaming 2010 Street Warriors as recorded by 4ZZZ at The Dreaming Festival 2010
Street Warriors (brothers Abie and Warwick Wright - aka Predator and Wok) are familiar faces on the Australian hip hop scene and well respected pioneers of Indigenous hip hop.

Leah Flanagan - Goodbye     Folk, Alternative Country, Pop 24/09/2010
A storyteller with the voice of an angel, Leah Flanagan wields a mean ukelele. Darwin locals will attest, she’s been playing to passionate acclaim since she could swing a tune.
Goodbye is the first track from Leah Flanagan's Acclaimed new album Nirvana Nights. The Darwin based songstress is currently ona national tour to promote the release of the album trough VITAMIN Records.
With sellout album launches, and rave reviews, Leah Flanagan is coming to a town near you this SEP/Oct

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Oka - Pandanus     Indigenous, Live Performance 27/08/2010
LMR_4ZZZ_The Dreaming 2010 Oka as recorded by 4ZZZ at The Dreaming Festival 2010
Oka as recorded by 4ZZZ at The Dreaming Festival 2010

Dan Sultan - Fear of Flying     Blues, Australian Indigenous, Live Performance 26/08/2010
LMR_4ZZZ_The Dreaming 2010 Dan Sultan as recorded by 4ZZZ at The Dreaming Festival 2010
Dan Sultan recorded by 4zzz at The Dreaming Festival 2010

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