pronounced om-BEE-ga-ZAY, meaning this is noisy – is a collaboration between Zoon (Daniel Monkman) and Status/Non Status (Adam Sturgeon), Anishnaabe artists who explore their cultural histories through sound.
an amalgam of their Indigenous heritages and personal musical architectures, Daniel and Adam imbue their lyrics with their families’ storytelling, revealing truths and finding common ground amidst their differences. The debut album, entitled Sewn Back Together, is a fusion of individuality – a reflection on Adam and Daniel’s commitment to each other as collaborators and distinct members of community.
Ombiigizi, the collaboration of Zoon (Daniel Monkman) and Status/Non-Status (Adam Sturgeon), is back with their version of Buffy Sainte-Marie’s “Eagle Man/Changing Woman”, a guttural ode to the original, with swirling guitars and brooding ambience.
Digital Single and a limited edition cassette with b-sides “Back at Me” ft. Peter Dreimanis (July Talk), Birch Bark Paper Trails (Demo), and “Cherry Coke” (Remix by Zachary Gray).