Folk Alliance International Partnering with 1680Entertainment to Present Special Bill Miller Appearance
1680Entertainment is proud to announce a special partnership with Folk Alliance International to present a special performance by 3-time GRAMMY award-winning musician, activist, and speaker, Bill Miller, at the 29th Annual Folk Alliance International Conference on February 17, 2017!
Overwhelmingly recognized as “The True Voice of America’s Native Peoples,” Miller’s appearance is part of the conference’s inaugural Indigenous Gathering events, including a hand-picked panel representing tribes and peoples from around the world including South and Central America, Norway, Australia, the US, Canada, and the high Arctic.
Our theme this year is Forbidden Folk (Celebrating Activism in Art) and this is coinciding with an Indigenous gathering with artists from the Arctic, Canada, the US, and Latin America. We are honored to present Bill Miller in the gathering, on a panel, and in a special showcase, and are excited to partner with 1680Entertainment to help make it happen! – Aengus Finnan, Executive Director, Folk Alliance International
Bill Miller’s participation in the landmark events are part of a trio headliner programming, including his fellow music luminaries Billy Bragg and Ani DiFranco.
Visit FolkConference.org for ticket information and more details.
ABOUT BILL MILLER
Bill Miller is an award-winning Native American recording artist, performer, songwriter, activist, painter, and world-class native flute player. Over the entirety, Miller has produced over a dozen albums, received three GRAMMY® Awards, numerous NAMA awards (including a “Lifetime Achievement Award) and led Wisconsin’s La Crosse Symphony Orchestra. He is now touring in support of a recent collaboration album Look Again To The Wind: Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears Revisited where Bill has the title track.
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