Shawn Bullshields was born and raised in Southern Alberta, a member of the Blackfoot Nation. In 2010, he began pursuing music professionally in Vancouver. Since 2015 Shawn has been busking full time on Granville Island; he is a singer/guitarist and has a natural charisma and professional delivery that combines a repertoire of songs from the genres of pop, blues, country and folk: The point where they intersect is through his masterful singing voice.
K’iijuuhlaas Nathaniel Oliver White is a multi-disciplinary artist from Old Massett, Haida Gwaii, with a background in creative writing, filmmaking, Haida language, and music production. Rooted in everything from alternative folk to funk, his sense of culture, musicality, and rhythm shines through in his songs.
Xwechtaal Dennis Joseph
“I consider all Elders to be my teachers. I was raised with the best including 3 Great Grandparents, Grandparents and Parents, most of whom were born & raised In our Longhouses and taught in the great oral tradition.”
Quinn Pickering is a young singer/songwriter leading a new generation of artists who are redefining the indie music landscape. Early in 2020, Quinn signed with the record label How Weird Sounds to release his ‘Supernova’ The five song EP produced by Howard Redekopp and Stefan Nowarre, released September 2020.
The Spiritual Warriors
Internationally acclaimed music group, The Spiritual Warriors, create music inspired by the land and life in the coast mountains of the Lilwat Nation. With their unique blend of indigenous chants and contemporary roots, rock, reggae, The Spiritual Warriors are distinctly west coast.