Winnipeg, MB
Folk/Pop
Indian City is a pop folk group based in Winnipeg Manitoba . Musically their style draws from pop to acoustic to roots rock bringing an entertaining live show. Their​ ​dynamic​ ​fusion of lyrics, music and personality bring the spirit and pulse of Indigenous story and voice. Vince Fontaine brings his lifelong connection with music to his newest project, Indian City. Making their debut in 2012, Fontaine was set on bringing razor-sharp talent to a musical collective akin to Toronto-based band, Broken Social Scene and global influences like Carlos Santana’s Supernatural. Led by Fontaine on lead guitar, the collective of musicians bring a rich and vibrant backdrop for the chapters of Indigenous culture of North America that he would share with the Canada, US and ultimately, the modern global village. Featuring the vocal talent of Jay Bodner, Jeremy Koz, Shannon Mckenney, Don Amero, Rena Semenko, Neewa Mason, Atik Mason on bass, Rich Reid on drums. This contemporary Indigenous group weaves together the complexities of everyday life and past experiences. Indian City add to the growing number of Indigenous artists sharing towards a strong and fair legacy of Indigenous people.
Indian City have released 3 albums to date including Supernation in 2012, Colors in 2015 and Here & Now in 2017. In 2018 Indian City received multiple nominations including a Juno award nominations and multiple wins at the Indigenous Music Awards and Native American Music Awards
May 10, 2019 7:00 pm Supermarket, Friday May 10th