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Texas Songwriter Vincent Neil Emerson Believes Indigenous Music Is Folk Music
Indigenous VoicesNov 16, 2020

Singing on the Land is a virtual music project that celebrates stories and historic sites across North Carolina through the voices of North Carolina musicians. In this installment, blues singer and guitarist Lakota John performs "Together at Home" at Town Creek Indian Mound. Don't miss an interview with Lakota John after the performance, as he…

Texas Songwriter Vincent Neil Emerson Believes Indigenous Music Is Folk Music
Indigenous VoicesNov 9, 2020

BGS is proud to announce Shout & Shine Episode 3! Indigenous, Canadian singer-songwriter Julian Taylor is our guest for this livestream iteration of Shout & Shine, which comprises short-form, intimate video performances by underrepresented and marginalized artists in Americana, folk, and bluegrass. Please support Julian Taylor directly, via PayPal: https://paypal.me/juliandeantaylor and visit Taylor's website for more…

Texas Songwriter Vincent Neil Emerson Believes Indigenous Music Is Folk Music
Indigenous VoicesNov 6, 2020

Canadian singer-songwriter Julian Taylor didn’t set out to make a country record with The Ridge, but the album oozes with authentic tinges of the vibrant, pan-Canadian roots music scene. Based for most of his career in Toronto, it’s not surprising that the album (produced by Saam Hashemi) feels crisp, modern, and listenable, but its inextricable…

Texas Songwriter Vincent Neil Emerson Believes Indigenous Music Is Folk Music
Indigenous VoicesOct 29, 2020

Artist: Raye Zaragoza Hometown: Greenwich Village, Manhattan, NYC Latest album: Woman In Color (Rebel River Records) Personal nicknames (or rejected band names): Ray was my nickname for my whole life. My full name is Rayanna. I added the e when I started playing music! What's your favorite memory from being on stage? My favorite memory…

Texas Songwriter Vincent Neil Emerson Believes Indigenous Music Is Folk Music
Indigenous VoicesOct 19, 2020

Artist: William Prince Hometown: Peguis First Nation – Manitoba Song: "Gospel First Nation" Album: Gospel First Nation Release Date: October 23, 2020 Label: Glassnote In Their Words: "Gospel is by definition 'the good news.' These songs were capable of lifting spirits in the darkest of times. I witnessed it on many occasions. They provided hope…