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July 12, 2019

The world’s youngest Water Warrior is adding her voice to those of Chelsea Jane Edwards and Adrian Sutherland to bring attention to the water crisis in First Nations across Canada. Autumn Peltier will travel to the isolated Cree community of Attawapiskat on the James Bay on Tuesday July 16th to meet with Chelsea and Attawapiskat’s youth council, in efforts to help further awareness of the issue…

June 2, 2019

While Midnight Shine’s third music video Leather Skin was shot in 2018, the idea for it was first inspired back in 2000… It was then that Adrian Sutherland saw the beach video for Coldplay’s hit song Yellow, and dreamed of one day making a music video of his own on the James Bay coast near…

May 1, 2019

Midnight Shine’s third music video will receive its debut the old-fashioned way… at a film festival! The 2019 Yorkton Film Festival will present the Worldwide Debut of Leather Skin to kick off their Opening Night program on May 23. Leather Skin was shot on the coast of the James Bay in remote Northern Ontario –…

April 2, 2019

Midnight Shine’s music video for Heart of Gold (Cover) is up for an award at the prestigious Yorkton Film Festival, North America’s longest running film festival. The Golden Sheaf Awards will be handed out on May 25, in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, with Midnight Shine nominated in the following category: PERFORMING ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT Midnight Shine –…

January 18, 2019

Midnight Shine is pleased to announce that Charnelle Menow from Norway House Cree Nation will join the band for the upcoming touring season, once again making Midnight Shine an all-Cree band. A kick-ass drummer and vocalist, Charnelle has been active in Northern Manitoba’s music scene for more than a decade. She started drumming at 17…