Welcome to indigenous in Music! This week Larry welcomes back into our Spotlight from the Sedona, Arizona, Mr Shawn Michael Perry. He has new music out and has just completed filming a role in a new feature film “No Time to Run.” Find out all about Shawn on his homepage shawnmichaelperry.com
Enjoy music from Shawn Michael Perry, Eagle & Hawk. Injunity, Jeremy Dutcher, Khu.eex, Freightrain, Thunderhand Joe and the Medicine Show, El Loco, QVLN, Spirit Cry, Delta Venus, Brownout, Gary Small & the Coyote Bros, Mimi O’Bonsawin, Stolen Identity, Santana, Litefoot, O Genius, Mike Bern, Shauit, Sly Mestokosho, Dj Farrapo, Yenez, El Loco, Cary Morin, Irv Lyons Jr, The Eagle and the Raven Band, Janel Munoa, Link Wray, Midnight Shine and much much more.
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Shawn Michael Perry has taken the multi-hyphenate to new heights.
Shawn first came to the public’s attention through his acting skills. He has appeared in films as diverse as Last of The Mohicans, Wild Bill, The Witness, On Deadly Ground not to mention television productions such as Star Trek The Next Generation, Murder She Wrote, Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman and CBS after school special My Indian Summer.
His stage credits include the highly acclaimed Ghost Dance at Los Angeles Actor’s Gang Studio. In 2009 Shawn played the original “Chief Neawah” in “So Far From Scioto” at the acclaimed Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. An Indian initiative to include the histories of the Native peoples in the early 18th century.
In October 2010 Shawn was the First Native American to be featured in a commercial for The Ad Council called “Ruckus” on fatherhood (a President Obama initiative) which will run through 2013.
Shawn is an established musician and composer has been nominated for three Los Angeles Music awards in 2014 for “Male Singer Songwriter of The Year”, “Hot AC Album of The Year” for his album “Shawn Michael Perry & Only The Brave, Special Edition”, “Hot AC Single of The Year” for his song “Family”.
Shawn’s talents include theater, voice-overs along with providing music (including other talented artists we represent) for film & television. Shawn has been a member of SAG and AFTRA for over 20 years. In 2017-2018, Shawn has accepted roles in the movies Red Mans View, Candles, and No Time to Run the latter just completed filming.