Songwriters get their ideas in many ways, including from actual events.
There’s a musical connection, too, for more than one of the artists.
For Native American Heritage Month, NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series is highlighting indigenous artists. Watch and hear the music of several artists.
Native Americans have been a vital part of modern music history since the dawn of commercial recording in the early 20th century. The documentary Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World tells that story.
It’s National Native American Heritage Month, so let’s hear some music.
Native Americans gave us the very first (and finest) in Americana