With Four Unique Performances:
19:00 - June 24th (FRI)
14:30 - June 25th (SAT)
22:00 - June 25th (SAT)
20:00 - June 26th (SUN)
A multi-award-winning performer who is an independent Indigenous techno/electronic solo artist based in Calgary, AB, Canada who originally hails from the Driftpile Cree Nation in Treaty 8 Territory.
Sean shares his gifts with select Pow Wow elements, percussion, and vocal chants added throughout his high-energy hybrid performance of live loops and originally produced music, sounding a cross between Teenage Mutants, The Chemical Brothers, and Richie Hawtin.
Sean was a key member of the with the now-defunct hip-hop sensation group REDDNATION from 2002 to 2013. After the group's retirement, he wanted to get back to his electronic roots as he returned to work on original music and released 6 albums.
His first original solo album, Project Axiom in 2013, which won Best Instrumental CD at Aboriginal People's Choice Awards. In 2014, his second album was unleashed, entitled TORN, which won Best Instrumental CD at the 2015 Indigenous Music Awards.
Sean released his third album, NYD, aka New Years Day, to commemorate his anniversary of ten years living sober. NYD, includes 12 songs of layered melodies and baselines. The album also features newcomer Elijah B., who happens to be Sean’s younger brother, on guitar in "My Spirit Is Rising”, and was nominated for Best Instrumental Album 2017 Indigenous Music Awards.
The forth album, Electric Turtle Dreams, was released in 2020, with a nomination for Rap/Hip-Hop-Electronica Album of The Year at the 2021 Summer Solstice Indigenous Music Awards.
Album number five, The Remixes was released in September 2021.
Album number six, 'the releases i never speak of' was released in October 2021 with Album number seven, Tipiskaw Pisim, is currently in final production and is set to release in April 2023.
Britt Rose Photography
Box 48 Driftpile, AB T0G0V0 ca