Il sound aborigeno di Yunupingu e l'ukulele
Tempi.itIl sound aborigeno di Yunupingu e l'ukulele di KittyTempi.itGeoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu era nato cieco, ma aveva uno straordinario senso del ritmo. Altri gli regalarono strumenti giocattolo. Lo zio Mandawuy Yunupingu, leader di un gruppo musicale chiamato Yothu Yindi e formato da aborigeni e non, gli portò una ...
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 3:48 pm
Aboriginal singer Geoffrey Gurrumul
World Socialist Web SiteAboriginal singer Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu dies, aged 46World Socialist Web SiteThe group was founded in 1985 and headed by his uncle and lead singer, Mandawuy Yunupingu. Tired of touring and its associated pressures, Gurrumul left Yothu Yindi, formed the Saltwater Band in 1996 but eventually decided to go solo, releasing his ...and more »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 12:08 am
Dr. G. Yunupingu, Australian Aboriginal
New York TimesDr. G. Yunupingu, Australian Aboriginal Singer, Dies at 46New York TimesDr. G. Yunupingu, as he is now known in the local news media, performing in 2015. His given names and images of his face were largely absent from local coverage of his death, in keeping with Aboriginal custom in northern Australia. Credit Dan ...Dr G Yunupingu obituaryThe GuardianDr G. Yunupingu obituary: magical voice from Elcho IslandThe AustralianRIP Dr G. Yunupingu (Gurrumul) 1971-2017Noise11all 127 news articles »
Posted on 26 July 2017 | 2:40 am
Flying the flag: Marngrook Footy Show brings
The GuardianFlying the flag: Marngrook Footy Show brings up 10 years on TVThe GuardianKey to that convivial atmosphere is Hansen's long-time co-host Gilbert McAdam, with whom he hit it off when the pair were introduced by mutual friend Mandawuy Yunupingu at a Yothu Yindi concert in the 1990s. “Gilly brings something special to the show, ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 12:02 pm
Singer Gurrumul Yunupingu undergoes surgery
Sydney Morning HeraldSinger Gurrumul Yunupingu undergoes surgery as race row eruptsSydney Morning HeraldIn 2012 Gurrumul, who sings in the Yolngu language from Arnhem Land, was refused a taxi in the Melbourne suburb of St Kilda in an incident Mr Grose said was linked to racism. In 1992, Gurrumul's uncle, the late Yothu Yindi singer Mandawuy Yunupingu, ...and more »
Posted on 7 April 2016 | 9:22 pm
East Journey: The Genesis Project review
With The Genesis Project they are well on their way to achieving that. Mandawuy Yunupingu would be proud his legacy is in such good hands. The Genesis Project is out now on MGM records on CD and download
Posted on 30 July 2015 | 12:13 pm
Calling for land rights and reconciliation, Treaty topped the Australian charts for 22 weeks. It received airplay throughout the world, and in October 1992 Yothu Yindi travelled to New York and performed at the United Nations – the first rock band ever ...
Posted on 18 July 2013 | 3:44 am
Mandawuy Yunupingu led Australia’s best-known Aboriginal rock band Yothu Yindi and was a prominent activist in indigenous campaigns. The group were chart-toppers in Australia and found international success, touring Britain and America and playing world ...
Posted on 17 June 2013 | 12:25 am
Mandawuy Yunupingu, Australian Musician and
Mandawuy Yunupingu, the former lead singer of the Australian indigenous band Yothu Yindi, died on Sunday at his home in a tiny Aboriginal settlement in the Northern Territory. He was 56. His death was announced by Australia’s prime minister, Julia Gillard.
Posted on 3 June 2013 | 12:00 pm
Mandawuy Yunupingu Dead: Yothu Yindi
SYDNEY -- Mandawuy Yunupingu, the former lead singer of Australian indigenous band Yothu Yindi and one of the country's most famous Aborigines, has died, Australia's prime minister said Monday. He was 56. Yunupingu, who gained worldwide fame in the 1980s ...
Posted on 2 June 2013 | 11:25 pm