«I believe in the good things coming» Nahko
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Oregon-native Nahko, born a mix of Apache, Puerto Rican and Filipino cultures and adopted into an American family, suffered an identity crisis from an early age. Nahko began developing his own music hitting upon the folk style that characterizes his music now. The musician used the music to reconcile his family’s trauma and find a sense of overarching oneness.
His first album with Nahko and Medicine for the People, On The Verge, came out in 2010, reflecting this exploration. The group’s second album, Dark As Night reflecting Nahko’s evolving ideas about self-discovery and acceptance. European release will be on March 2015!
Bridging the music and activism worlds, Nahko has promoted and raised awareness with organizations that range from climate change awareness to a myriad of projects surrounding first nation rights, energy policies, environmental and social justice. He embraces Bob Marley’s idea of world-bridging, bringing people together to resolve differences. Nahko and Medicine for the People expands this sensibility onstage. The band has toured with SOJA, Xavier Rudd, Michael Franti…
Youtube – “I Mua” Official Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6H4UstMrzvE