The 2021 Indspire Awards honouring 12 Indigenous trailblazers

The Indspire Awards are back to honour 12 First Nations, Métis and Inuit trailblazers. This year, the awards are introducing a new format, which will introduce you to all of the recipients in a more intimate way. The twelve recipients, listed below, will be honoured for various achievements. Lesley Hampton – Youth Recipient Mitchell MacDougall – […]

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APTN’s Indigenous Day Live to celebrate the 25th annual National Indigenous Peoples Day

APTN‘s beloved annual celebration, Indigenous Day Live is back! Catch Indigenous and Canadian talents performing as they honour the 25th annual National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 20th and 21st. It’s a stellar lineup that includes iskwē, Tom Wilson, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Boogey the Beat, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Charlotte Cardin, Mattmac, Logan Staats, Neon Dreams and ELMNT’s own, […]

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Canadian Academy Announces Canadian Screen Awards Nominees

The Canadian Academy announced this year’s nominees for the 9th annual Canadian Screen Awards.   In television, Schitt’s Creek leads with the most nominations with 21. Trickster and Cardinal: Into the Night follow close behind with 15 nods each. APTN is up for six awards, including Best News Anchor, National for Melissa Ridgenand Dennis Ward, Best News or Information Series […]

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Indigenous Music Company Red Music Rising Launches In Canada

A new Canadian music company has launched by Coalition Music in partnership with The Aboriginal People’s Network (APTN). Red Music Rising is owned, managed and operated entirely by Indigenous individuals, with a mission to help develop robust, sustainable, life-long careers for Indigenous artists and industry members. RMR will not only sign, release and market music from […]

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