Friday, December 19, 2008

"... use hip hop as a way to promote health, reduce crime and prevent suicide. "

"Ottawa and Iqaluit are pouring $400,000 into a program that aims to use hip hop as a way to promote health, reduce crime and prevent suicide."

......... "Arctic hip hop leadership summit" for the Baffin region in March". Chris Windeyer for Nunatsiaq News, 2008-12-19.


[Hip Hop - RAP (rythm & poetry), BreakDance, Graffiti]

Image: sketch from NewYears Party in Sisimiut, 2004. 04BAAJ - Farewell 2004! Artist: copyright ZAKE85;

Thursday, December 04, 2008

ARCTIC SPIRITS - KNR/GREENLAND - YOUTH CHANNEL

KNR - GREENLAND NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY has (re)launched a YOUTH CHANNEL
1st episode -Arctic Spirits is the new rock band from Qeqertarsuaq Greenland... (greenlandic vers.) http://www.knr.gl/index.php?id=4756

Arctic Spiritsimi nipilersortartut inuusuttut sisamat Qeqertarsuarmeersut kalaallisut rockerneq nuannaraat......http://www.knr.gl/index.php?id=4756

Arctic Spirits består af fire unge fyre fra Qeqertarsuaq, som brænder for at spille grønlandsk rock....http://www.knr.gl/index.php?id=4756

(Image - KNR - embedde from http://www.knr.gl/typo3temp/pics/406a4fe566.jpg )