PAKAM (Pilbara and Kimberley Media Association)

Last changed on Thu, 01/01/1970 - 09:30
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PAKAM Archive
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Bush tucker, Community, Culture, Oral history
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Video about women's art group and the art produced to highlight the importance of the bush tucker within the IPA. Winner of the "Special Video Award' for the 13th Remote Indigenous Media Festival.
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PAKAM Archive
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Music Recordings, zWorkSpace
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Growing up in the Looma community with a close links to traditional lands and customs has given Jade solid grounding as this song reflects. She loves writing songs and has a great natural singing voice. Stand by for more from this wonderful talent.
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Music Recordings, zWorkSpace
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A breakup song! Told from a brother to a sister: ‘”Be strong little lady, we are here for you, you will get back on your feet and we will help you be strong”.
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Music Recordings, zWorkSpace
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PAKAM Archive
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A tender and moving song from the old days of the history of the Kimberley, old people passing away from the heavy hand of colonisation, kept in chains for spearing cattle, and how the new generation must be strong and keep their memory and culture alive.
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PAKAM Archive
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Music Recordings, zWorkSpace
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Living in Perth while studying at the ABMUSIC course was just too much for Barry, thoughts of the bountiful seas and peaceful life of the Bonaparte Islands called him home.
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PAKAM Archive
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Music Recordings, zWorkSpace
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Will Smith is Beagle Bay’s answer to the ‘other’ Will Smith! A tall guy with kind eyes, a young wife and family, this song reflects his softer side. The crossroads is a local road feature, the turn off to Beagle Bay. Recorded with the local Black Snake Ba
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PAKAM Archive
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Music Recordings, zWorkSpace
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A Kimberley road song about a travelling band bringing music to your community. It doesn’t matter who you are or what your colour, music will bring us together!
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Brendan Chaquebor lives in Djarindjin Community, a beautiful place where he shares his knowledge of local traditions with passing travellers. It’s a pristine country with the land providing all the people’s needs, a lifestyle that is determin
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“Seabird is diving, out in the bay, I’m watching the tide as the sun set behind me’. This song is a call to his people living in the town and leaving their homelands, finding it hard to afford food and forgetting their culture. Come home! It’