In a land where Indigenous culture and language remain strong, Irrunytju Band tell powerful and important stories through their music. Singing in Pitjantjatjarra their songs convey messages of country, people and loved ones, social issues and tales from the road.
Already a household name throughout the Ngaanyatjarra Lands, Irrunytju Band are now undertaking their 2012 album release ‘Titji Kutju’ (One Kid); an exciting journey highlighting the rich diversity and talent in songwriting and musicianship that underpins the core of this musical collective. ‘Titji Kutju’ will cement the bands role as an important voice for the lands and take their music out to a wider audience.
About this track...
A massive anthem throughout the NG Lands, Kalkanya Puli tells the story of a traveller on a long journey, he arrives at the big rocks of "Kalka" community and knows he is getting close to home - Irrunytju. This makes him happy. A song about arriving home.
Other tracks by Irrunytju Band: Drinking in Town - Ukiri Wanti
|Number Of People In Act||6 Piece|
|State/Territory Artist Is Based In||WA|
|City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In||Wingellina Community|
|Taken From The Release Titled||Tjitji Kutju|
|Copyright Holder's Name||Chris Reid|
|Media Servicing Date||2012-07-01|
|Genre 3||Australian Indigenous|
|Contains explicit lyrics or themes that may offend some listeners||No|
|Artist Official Web Site||http://www.triplejunearthed.com/IrrunytjuBand|
|Artist Social Network Page||http://www.triplejunearthed.com/IrrunytjuBand|
|Content Provider||Amrap Unsigned|