Sammy Butcher, Ngalia man with Walpiri and Pintupi ancestry is a founding member of the Warumpi Band. A gifted instrumentalist, he is considered one of the best guitarists in Australia. (He released a solo instrumental album in the 1990's). Sammy is now a respected leader in Central Australia and is renowned for his mentoring work with young people- particularly in developing and fostering the band Tjupi. His many songwriting collaborations with Neil Murray include - Koori Man, Sitdown Money, Warumpinnya, Tjiluru Tjiluru, Cold Weather, We Shall Cry, Nyuntu Nyaaltjirriku, Fitzroy Crossing, Jailanguru Pakurnu, Makes You Feel, Kintorelakutu, Spirit, Stompin Ground and We Gotta Be Strong.
The album Tjungu began after meeting in Papunya in 2014 to write songs again. The recording process overcame many obstacles. Jim Moginie (of Midnight Oil) produced the record.
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Other tracks by Neil Murray & Sammy Butcher: Sweet Love - Wind in my head/Anangu way
|Number Of People In Act||2 Piece|
|State/Territory Artist Is Based In||VIC|
|City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In||Lake Bolac|
|Taken From The Release Titled||Tjungu|
|Copyright Holder's Name||Neil Murray & Sammy Butcher|
|Publisher||Universal Music Publishing|
|Media Servicing Date||2019-07-05|
|Artist Official Web Site||http://www.neilmurray.com.au|
|Artist Social Network Page||http://facebook.com/pages/Neil-Murray/86831692419|
|Online Store Page 1||https://music.apple.com/au/album/tjungu/1466209987|
|Online Store Page 2||http://www.neilmurray.com.au/pages/disc.html|
|Content Provider||Amrap Unsigned|