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Dancing Elk Is Top Dog With Double Win in June Jamz Music Contest

See the list of winners from Native Trailblazers annual June Jamz music poll, with links to the music.

The votes from all over the world have been tabulated, and the Native Trailblazers Radio Show is proud to announce their Fourth Annual JuneJamz Native Indie Showcase People’s Choice winners! June Jamz episode available in archives here - JuneJamz

In June, Native Trailblazers has a month long series of shows highlighting today’s Independent Native Artists from every genre to include Folk, Hip-Hop, Country and Electronic and Traditional and more. After the shows which aired in June, Native Trailblazers listeners voted for their top five favorites.

In addition to the Top 5 – 16 year old Ukrainian flute artist Alissa Skorik received massive support to garner the “Native Spirit Award.”

Dancing Elk, the number one artist, will receive airtime on a future segment of the show and promotional support.

“TOP 5” JUNE JAMZ WINNERS:

All SONGS CAN BE LISTENED TO ON WWW.NATIVETRAILBLAZERS.COM

FIRST PLACE

Dancing Elk (Rock-Folk-Fusion) - www.jango.com/music/Dancing+Elk

SECOND PLACE

Shawn Joseph (Traditional, Native Flute) - www.reverbnation.com/creatorsflutewarrior

THIRD PLACE

Medicine Tail (Traditional Drum Group) - www.cdbaby.com/cd/medicinetail3

FOURTH PLACE (TIE)

Nataanii Means (Hip-Hop) - https://soundcloud.com/nataanii-means

Spirit Cry (Native Influenced Rock) - www.reverbnation.com/spiritcry

FIFTH PLACE

Jennifer Vance (Folk-Rock) - https://www.reverbnation.com/jennifervance

HONORABLE MENTION

Writtyn (Hip Hop) - http://www.writtynmusic.com

OVERALL “FAN FAVORITE” ARTISTS:

All SONGS CAN BE LISTENED TO ON WWW.NATIVETRAILBLAZERS.COM

FIRST PLACE

Dancing Elk (Rock-Folk-Fusion) - www.jango.com/music/Dancing+Elk

SECOND PLACE

Medicine Tail (Traditional Drum Group) - www.cdbaby.com/cd/medicinetail3

THIRD PLACE

Keith Secola (Rock) - www.secola.com

FOURTH PLACE (TIE)

Jennifer Vance (Folk-Rock) - https://www.reverbnation.com/jennifervance

FIFTH PLACE

Honey (Hip Hop) - www.reverbnation.com/VoiceOfHoney

NATIVE SPIRIT AWARD

Alissa Skorik (Native Influenced Flute) - http://www.alissaskorikofficial.com/

Since first airing in November 2009, Native Trailblazers celebrates hundreds of thousands of listeners and the show has been nominated in 2011 and 2013 for an Aboriginal’s People’s Choice Music Awards. Native Trailblazers is on BlogTalkRadio, an online radio site that receives millions of visitors daily.

For more information about the Native Trailblazers radio show which airs Fridays at 7 pm EST visit the website at www.NativeTrailblazers.com

List of all Artists Selected for June Jamz

Nataanii Means - (Hip-Hop) - https://soundcloud.com/nataanii-means

Johnny Rains - (Rock-R&B) - http://ChevyDoDa.Blog.ca

Honey - (Hip-Hop) - http://www.VoiceofHoney.com

Gabriel Ayala - (Classical-Instrumental) - http://www.AyalaGuitarist.com

Writtyn - (Hip-Hop) - http://www.WrittynMusic.com

Dancing Elk (Rock-Folk-Fusion) - www.jango.com/music/Dancing+Elk

Shawn Joseph (Traditional, Native Flute) - www.reverbnation.com/creatorsflutewarrior

Medicine Tail (Traditional Drum Group) - www.cdbaby.com/cd/medicinetail3

Spirit Cry (Native Influenced Rock) - www.reverbnation.com/spiritcry

Jennifer Vance (Folk-Rock) - https://www.reverbnation.com/jennifervance

Alissa Skorik (Native Influenced Flute) - http://www.alissaskorikofficial.com/

Ken Quiethawk (Spoken Word) – www.NativeStorytellers.com

Keith Secola (Rock) – www.secola.com

Digging Roots (Alternative Rock) – www.DiggingRoots.com

Marc Merilainen / Nadjiwan – (Alternative Rock) – www.music.cbc.ca/#/artists/Nadjiwan

Jiiniikwe – (Alternative Rock) – www.reverbnation.com/jiiniikwe

Cody Blackbird (Native Flute) - www.reverbnation.com/codyblackbird1

Layla (Alternative Rock) – www.soundcloud.com/layla-halfmoon

Clearwater – (Traditional) www.clearwaterdrum.com

Original Xit – (Native Influenced Rock) - www.xitoriginal.com

Asani Charles – (Spoken Word) - www.reverbnation.com/asanicharles

Saving Damsels – (Native Soul Rock) - www.savingdamsels.com

Eugene Jacquescoley – (Alternative Country) - http://www.reverbnation.com/jacquescoley

Raven Chacon – (Experimental Navajo Folk) – www.ravenchacon.bandcamp.com

Brent Michael Davids – (Soundtracks) - www.brentmichaeldavids.com

Brian Majore – (Spoken Word – Comedy) - www.thebloodysavage.com

For Press Information: www.NativeTrailblazers.com

ARTISTS WISHING TO SUBMIT FOR 2015 can submit their music of any genre. Winners receive sponsorship packets to include the indie bible, PR packets, official awards from the show and other assorted prizes.

· ARTIST OR BAND NAME / SONG(S) NAME / ALBUM NAME AND DESCRIPTION / MUSIC WEBSITE

· SOCIAL MEDIA and WEB SITES (include links): spiderwebsinthesky.com

BIO TO INCLUDE TRIBAL AFFILIATION