Jan 16 2019
CREATIVE BC AWARDS DIGNIFIED RECORDS
A MUSIC INDUSTRY INITIATIVES PROGRAM GRANT TO LAUNCH INDIGENOUS MUSIC NEWS HUB
Vancouver, BC (Jan. 16 2019) Musqueam, Squamish & Tseil-Waututh territories
Creative BC is awarding Dignified Records the Music Industry Initiatives ProgramGrant. The award is apart of Creative BC’s Amplify BC initiative that focuses on stimulating the BC music industry economy. Dignified Records greatly appreciates the award and recognizes that the award will enhance the label’s ability inEmpowering Indigenous Music Voices and Culture. The Indigenous Music News Hub will provide BC and Vancouver Indigenous music news & information related events and updates online & through social media. Indigenous musicians and music organizers will be able to submit events and information that will contribute to a growing strong Indigenous music industry. Audiences will be able to subscribe, like and follow for the most current updates & events in the Indigenous music industry. The Indigenous Music News Hub will officially launch in January 2019.
Dignified Records is an independent Indigenous led music record label empowering Indigenous voices, stories and cultural values. The goal is creating trajectories of celebration of culture and connection catalyzing and achieving social Indigenous contribution in the music industry. For more information contact the email below or visit the website.
Jan 2 2019
New Independent Indigenous Label Dignified Records
Launches In 2019
Vancouver, BC (Jan. 2 2019) Musqueam, Squamish & Tseil-Waututhterritories
Dignified Records is an independent Indigenous led music record label empowering Indigenous voices, stories and cultural values. The goal is creating trajectories of celebration of culture and connection catalysing and achieving social Indigenous contribution in the music industry. Vancouver BC based label will be announcing and launching a new Indigenous music community development initiative that will contribute and enhance the stimulation of the Indigenous music industry. The label will also be releasing upcoming singles and a full-length album by Curtis Clear Sky and the Constellationz in 2019. The label will also be developing future Indigenous artists. Dignified Records focus in operating as an independent record label is celebrating and sharing Indigenous music in the larger social spectrum of society.
January 9 2018
Vancouver Indigenous Music News
Content Editor - Part Time
The part time Content Editoris responsible for maintaining weekly Indigenous music social media updates and newsletter. The position will provide Indigenous music related updates on the social media pages and prepare a weekly newsletter to a subscribed mailing list that will be uploaded onto the Dignified Records website. This contracted position will commence part-time in early January 2019- August 28, 2019. The limited part time position is 5 hours per week.
∙ Research, compile and update Indigenous music related music news and events to the social media accounts
∙ Receive and compile subscribed email accounts to mailing list
∙ Compile and prepare news and event info onto template newsletter email out to mailing list and post to website
∙ An informed understanding of Indigenous peoples, issues and media arts as a tool of decolonization, and familiarity and/or experience with Indigenous media arts.
∙ Experience in social media and technology related areas.
∙ Ability to work independently and meet the duties required
∙ Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively
∙ Must be resourceful, reliable and self-motivated, and possess a strong sense of professionalism.
∙ Strong, positive relations in the Indigenous arts community are considered an asset.
∙ Ability to operate Adobe Illustrator Photoshop or willing to learn
Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply
5 hours a week, $20/ Hour
To apply please send cover letter and resume to:
Successful applicants will be notified
Position open until filled