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Dakota Bear

September 20 @ 9:00 pm

Appearing at Sundog Fest Kick-off Party – Friday Night

Friday, Sept 20, 9:00pm at Polson Park

Dakota Bear is a Saskatoon-born, Vancouver-based Indigenous hip-hop artist and activist. His melodic rhymes carry stories of Indigenous peoples across Canada leaving listeners enlightened, inspired and instant fans of his music and message. His performances range from audiences of 30,000 (Global Climate Strike with Greta Thunberg, Downtown Vancouver, October 2019), 40,000 at Black Lives Matter Freedom march, to inspirational performances for youth in remote communities in Northern Canada.

His work with Idle No More, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirited Peoples and the Global Climate Strike movement has intertwined his music with international social justice movements and connected him with fans across the country. He’s shared stages with legendary greats like Bone Thugs n Harmony, Redman & Methodman, TechN9ne and more. His music has been shared by Noisey, Exclaim!, Hip Hop Canada, Digital Drum and numerous grassroots-news outlets while his online videos have collectively amassed more than 1 million views. His quest for love, justice and peace is unwavering, with his melodic rhymes and iconic beats carrying his message to the masses and beyond.

https://www.dakotabear.ca/

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Details

Date:
September 20
Time:
9:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.dakotabear.ca/

Organizer

Arts Council of the North Okanagan
Phone
250-542-6243
Email
info@acno.ca
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Venue

Polson Park, Vernon BC
2600 BC-6
Vernon, British Columbia V1T 2Y5 Canada
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Phone
+12505456035
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