Native American Tribute to Mother Earth

Various Artists

Sacred Ground, A Tribute to Mother Earth (Silverwave Records SD942,

Producer Jim Wilson (Robbie Robertson, Walela) has joined
forces with some of the top stars of Native American music to create all new
recordings of songs that honor Mother Earth.

The album is uneven. There are edgy songs such as “Mountains Song,” “Seeking
Light,” “People of Yesterday,” and “Let Us Dance,” with tribal singing,
captivating vocals, and electronic grooves. The participants that stand out are
, Star Nayez with

Verdell Primeaux & Johnny Mike
, and
. The magic dissipates in the new agey pieces by
Bill Miller and Little Wolf Band.

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites and Angel produced several TV specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.