Desert Pea Media is very proud to release the sixth and final instalment from the ‘Break It Down’ project series, straight outta Walgett, NSW. This campaign was developed to create awareness and conversation about well-being and mental health for Indigenous … Continue reading The Mob Release the final instalment from the Break It Down project series ‘Speak With Me’
Rewrite Your Story comes from a group of 100% Indigenous women who live in the constant shadow of grief and trauma. This story is a challenge to all Indigenous people to rise up and challenge the status quo. Through love, … Continue reading B-Town Warriors stand strong with Rewrite Your Story
Late last week saw the official release of ‘Song Nation Volume 1’ – the much anticipated debut album from Desert Pea Media, a non-profit organisation working in remote Indigenous communities around Australia for over a decade. Featuring 11 songs & 11 music videos from 10 communities all over the country, Song Nation Volume 1 is a long way from your average community media project. “It’s a really exciting time for us here at Desert Pea Media – this album has been a long time in development! The communities and young people are so excited to see and hear their stories told … Continue reading Song Nation Volume 1
‘Song Nation Vol. 1’ is a compilation of original Hip Hop music and online videos celebrating the very much alive and vibrant Indigenous contemporary culture across regional and remote areas of Australia and Torres Straits Islands. Completely independent and unlike anything in the industry, Desert Pea Media (DPM) known for their unique dialogue-driven song writing workshop process, under the cultural supervision of Aunty Gail Mabo (Eddie Mabo’s daughter) have created one of the most exciting and culturally significant albums in recent times. ‘We’re hoping to demonstrate to young people that their voices are relevant and their stories important; that they … Continue reading Ten indigenous communities. Eleven tracks and videos. One amazing album.