Aloha and Ya’at’eeh Relatives, This past summer of 2018, we embarked on a nation wide tour with a very special group of human beings. I remember being in high school when Dispatch’s ‘Bang Bang’ hit the streets and radio waves. Having a developing love for acoustic, indie rock I took a liking to their passion, […]
Nahko: The Voice of a Generation Interview by Chris Assaad Photos by Josué Rivas October 7, 2018 Every once in a while, amidst times of great planetary significance and challenge, a hero emerges to unite people around a noble, common cause. In times past, some heroes have wielded mighty swords and fought courageous battles, while […]
“It was a few days into the tour. Nahko stood in his tour bus folding a batch of clean laundry while watching a video about aliens and portals, two things he loves to do on the road while drinking a gourd of maté.” Medicine Tribe! We are stoked to share this intimate mini-film and photo […]
Aloha Medicine Tribe! JOIN THE FLOTILLA Last year more than 400 people from throughout the Pacific Northwest came together and paddled 6 miles in support of the return of a free-flowing lower Snake River. This year, in recognition of the first Nimiipuu Tribal canoe in nearly a century, the Flotilla will focus on tribal land […]
Aloha Tribe! What a joy to share songs with our brothers from DISPATCH. “Letter for Lady J” and “Manifesto” fit together perfectly and it was a fun project to create this mashup with them. It was funny to squeeze two bands into one bus and play together. This is the kind of things we will […]
We had the pleasure of joining Xiuhtezcatl, Dispatch, and a whole community of youth of color and allies marching for climate justice at “This is Zero Hour” in DC last week. Most of the kids were under 18 and their demands were pretty clear: we’re not allowed to vote, but the policies being voted on […]
Aloha Medicine Tribe! Last year, during the inaugural year of the Medicine Tribe Scholarship, a spirit of giving was heightened and together we made an affirmation that It Takes A Tribe to educate our Indigenous youth! During our 2017 Fundraising Campaign, we set out to raise at least one scholarship for the InterTribal Youth […]
TRIBE! Stoked to share the official video for ‘Hamakua’ with ya’ll. Mahalos to Gro Films for collaborating on this piece with me and Relix for premiering it. Check it out and share it worldwide… – Nahko Follow the link [ HERE ].