Welcome to Indigenous in Music! This week Larry welcomes back from James Bay, Ontario, Mr. Adrian Sutherland. He is the creator and lead guitarist of the Rock group “Midnight Shine.” He’s has just released their new single along with a video “Respect the Gift.” Find out all about him and his band at www.MidnightShineonline.com.
Music from Midnight Shine, nehiyawak, Eagle & Hawk, The Deeds, Damian Quinones, Fiebre Amarilla, Iceis Rain, Axel Krygier, Brule, Joyslam, Stoik, Aleah Belle, Janel Munoa, The Johnnys, Irv Lyons Jr, Dustin Roads Band, Soda Stereo, 1915, Khu.eex, Steven Rushingwind, Janet Panic, Brule, Michael Bucher, Ed Koban, Solju, Innastate, Ozomatli, Slightly Stoopid, Julian Taylor Band and much much more.
Our interview is 30 minutes into the show, hour 1…..Enjoy!
Adrian Sutherland – Respect the Gift
About Adrian Sutherland
Adrian Sutherland is from Attawapiskat First Nation on the James Bay in remote Northern Canada. He’s a musician, songwriter, speaker, writer, advocate, and the fascinating frontman and founder of roots-rockers Midnight Shine. He’s also a father of four, a grandfather to four, a hard-working husband, and a respected cultural leader, proud of who he is and where he comes from. Adrian is fluent in Cree, practices traditional ways of the land, and is a genuine example of someone who lives authentically. He is currently writing his first book for Penguin Random House Canada, and working on music for his debut solo album slated for release this summer.