A Tribe Called Red

Joshua Ostroff

The Junos Proved Diversity Is How You Achieve Peak Canada

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 04.03.2017 | Canada Living

"It’s such a perspective that I’ve never seen."

A Tribe Called Red Score Junos Nomination Hat Trick

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Living

The indigenous DJ trio will also be performing on the Juno Awards broadcast from Ottawa.

Music Festivals Like WayHome Provide Refuge From The Real World

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Living
Joshua Ostroff

It has been a stressful summer with a seemingly non-stop barrage of police shootings and shot police, terror attacks and terrible Trump. Even during the ride up to the Burl's Creek event grounds, there was the mass shooting in Munich. The world right now is a scary place, and WayHome provided refuge.

We Can Decide What Our Pan Am Legacy Will Be

Jon Packer | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Living
Jon Packer

The legacy debate this week is now about whether the Pan Am Games will lead Toronto to an Olympic bid. The reality is it doesn't matter. Toronto has already won by hosting a pan-American event that has taught us we can make this city any way we choose.

Joshua Ostroff

How To Change A Racist Sports Team Name Near You

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada Living

To say Ian Campeau has had an epic month is putting it mildly. The founding member of indigenous DJ crew A Tribe Called Red has spun records from the ...

Leave It To A Tribe Called Red To Remind Us What U.S. Thanksgiving Is REALLY About

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Music

Leave it to A Tribe Called Red to remind us what U.S. Thanksgiving is really about. The indigenous electronic group released a fiery track Thursday...

Rave Safety, Metaphysical Moby And Life Changing Moments at BC's Shambhala Music Festival

Drew Penner | Posted 10.29.2014 | Canada Music
Drew Penner

Summer is almost behind us and it's been anything but a boring one for electronic music fans, from torrential rain at Burning Man to drug deaths at VELD. With festival season drawing to a close we're bringing you our report from Shambhala on the Bundschuh's farm in the Kootenay Rockies. HuffPost Canada made the trek to the property near Salmo, B.C. with 13,000 or so others to take in the 17th edition of this innovative spectacle. The breathtaking setting provided the foundation for encounters with musicians such as Moby, Andy C and A Tribe Called Red, as well as the backdrop for a collection of life-changing moments -- literally.

TIFF Shows Off Canada's Best At Festival Music House 2014

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada Music

Festival Music House (FMH) announced their 2014 lineup, showing a dynamic variety of Canadian talent. Set to take place at Adelaide Hall over Septembe...

Bass Coast Festival Headdress Ban Ruffles Feathers, Sparks Debate

CBC | Posted 10.02.2014 | Canada Music

What started as a policy decision by the Bass Coast Music and Arts Festival in Merritt, B.C., has exploded into an international discussion on cultur...

'Caucasians' T-shirt Sales Spike Thanks To A Tribe Called Red

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Music

The Cleveland, Ohio-based designer of the controversial "Caucasians" T-shirt is reporting a spike in sales after a member of A Tribe Called Red was sl...

A Tribe Called Red Brings The Noise

Vacay.ca | Posted 09.09.2014 | Canada Music

A Tribe Called Red was also the first all-electronic act to perform at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. And they are one of a group of emerging aboriginal thought leaders who are building what Campeau calls a "civil rights movement" for their minority community.

A Tribe Called Red Accused of Racism Over 'Caucasians' T-Shirt

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 06.11.2014 | Canada Music

A Tribe Called Red's Ian "Deejay NDN" Campeau has become one of Canada's most high-profile First Nations activists. As his Ottawa-based electronic mus...

A Tribe Called Red: 'Society Is Starting To View First Nations As People'

The Huffington Post Canada | Aaron Brophy | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Music

If it seems like you're seeing and hearing more indigenous Canadian musicians lately it's not an accident. Only a few short months ago Ian "DJ NDN...

A Tribe Called Red On Juno Win: 'It Belongs To All Of Us'

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

Ottawa's A Tribe Called Red won Breakthrough Group of the Year at the 2014 Juno Awards. As Aboriginal artists winning in a mainstream category at a ma...

Polaris Prize Winner Godspeed You! Black Emperor Slam Polaris Prize

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.24.2013 | Canada Music

Music-lovers and the Canadian music industry came together at the Polaris Music Prize Gala to celebrate and reward the best Canadian album of the past...

WATCH: Live Stream The Polaris Music Prize Gala

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Music

The Polaris Music Prize, celebrating the best Canadian album of the past year, throws itself a huge annual party with nominee performing while the Gra...

Who Will Win The 2013 Polaris Prize?

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada Music

The Polaris Music Prize, a not-for-profit organization celebrating the best Canadian album of the past year, is gearing up to reward one Canadian act ...

A Tribe Called Red Member Convinces Nepean Redskins To Change Name

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada Music

After "Deejay NDN" Campeau, of Polaris Prize nominees A Tribe Called Red, recently filed a complaint with the the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, the ...

Native Musician Files Human Rights Complaint Against Redskins Football

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 09.04.2013 | Canada Music

A Tribe Called Red member Ian "Deejay NDN" Campeau has tried to get the name of a local football team in Ottawa changed for over two years. Now he's t...

Polaris Prize Short List Revealed

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Music

The Polaris Prize short list was revealed today in Toronto, with ten releases up for Canada's critic-voted best album music prize and a chance to win ...

'Please Stop' Wearing Redface To A Tribe Called Red Shows

HuffPost Canada Music | Trevor Risk | Posted 07.13.2015 | Canada Music

Most of the professional difficulties that Ian Campeau (AKA Deejay NDN) of First Nations DJ crew A Tribe Called Red faces aren’t that of the usual s...

Polaris Prize 2013 Long List Revealed

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 06.13.2013 | Canada Music

The 2013 Polaris Prize long list was announced today, June 13, in Montreal, revealing the forty Canadian albums that made it through the first round o...

10 Best Canadian Songs Of 2012

Huffington Post Music Canada | Huffington Post staff | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Whether you're one for catchy beats and unstoppable ear worms, gritty electro-pop tunes, synth-rock numbers or a more mellow and soulful sound, you're...

The Art Of Being A Native Artist

The Huffington Post Canada | Marsha Casselman, Spinner Canada | Posted 10.17.2012 | Canada Music

At a time when the native image is "in style" -- see the objectionable Urban Outifitters' "Navajo Hipster Panty," or the "Hipster Headdress" -- a Cana...