April 2010
In This Issue
AIROS Audio to Broadcast the 2010 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow
Native Sounds: Casper Lomayesva
AIROS's Newest Podcasts
Earth Day Programming
Mother's Day Programming
Producer Profile: Luke Griswold-Tergis and Cory Mann (Tlingit)
AIROS Audio to Broadcast the 2010 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow this Friday & Saturday!
Archive photo, Gathering of Nations Pow Wow, 2004. Image Courtesy of NAPT.
Gathering of Nations
On April 23 & 24, AIROS Audio will be broadcasting the evening sessions from 8 p.m.-1 a.m. ET, putting you next to the MCs, drummers, dancers, musicians and pageantry of The Gathering of Nations Pow Wow.

If you can't make the trip this year, you can enjoy the Pow Wow from the comfort of your own home. For anyone who has not experienced The Gathering of Nations Pow Wow yet, this year is sure to be a good one, and you have the opportunity to listen to the broadcast on This is most definitely a Pow Wow that should be on your calendar of things to do for the year.

Produced by Southwest Stages and distributed by Native Voice One.

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Native Sounds: Casper Lomayesva
Casper Lomayesva (Hopi and Navajo)
Casper loma-da-wa
Reggae music has been popular within the Hopi Nation for 25 years. Casper Lomayesva has recorded three awesome albums and has been creating reggae music for over 10 years. He relates to reggae because he understands the environment that it originated from.

Casper Lomayesva creates music that reflects his Native American roots. His music is very creative and informs listeners of the issues on the reservation. 

Listen to the interview| List of our favorite Casper Songs| Casper's Facebook| Casper's Myspace| Subscribe to the Native Sounds Podcast
Listen to AIROS's Newest Podcasts
  1. Native Producer Profile: Luke Griswold-Tergis and Cory Mann

  2. Native Sounds: Joy Harjo

  3. Census 2010 Promo: Journey

  4. Native Producer Profile: Julianna Brannum

  5. Native Word: Winona LaDuke Speaking at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Earth Day Programming on AIROS
Tune-in to all-day April 22 to listen to interviews and speeches about the environment as well as great Earth Day tunes from Native artists that care about the environment and want to share their love for Mother Earth with you.

Listen to an all-new live broadcast of Native-Sounds-Native Voices on AIROS.orgApril 22 (Earth Day) from 8 -10 a.m. CT.
Mother's Day Programming on AIROS
Joy & Granddaughter
In celebration of the mothers and grandmothers who have touched our lives, AIROS has put together a playlist that will hopefully have you looking fondly on the memories made and those to come from the female figures in your life.

When considering Mother's Day gifts this year, remember that a visit or a phone call will likely be more appreciated than having flowers sent. (If you still live at home, try washing the dishes, doing the laundry or cooking a meal once in a while.)
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Producer Profile

Luke Griswold-Tergis and Cory Mann (Tlingit)
Luke Griswold-Tergis and Cory Mann (Tlingit)
Cory Mann (Tlingit) is an emerging Native Alaskan filmmaker. He runs the business Stories and Legends specializing in the production, importation and wholesaling of Tlingit artwork throughout the northwest coast. It's his story that is the central focus of the documentary Smokin' Fish.

Luke Griswold-Tergis is co-producer and director of the documentary Smokin' Fish.

Read the entire article with Luke Griswold-Tergis & Cory Mann.

Listen to the interview with the producers of Smokin' Fish.

You can also listen to the interview on the AIROS livestream.

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Subscribe to the producer profile podcast.

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