Behind The Scenes

Discover the Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center, nestled in Seattle’s Discovery Park. Founded in the 1970s by United Indians of All Tribes, this center arose from the efforts of urban Native activists claiming their land rights under the Treaty of Fort Laramie. Despite facing violent opposition, they transformed a decommissioned military base into a thriving […]

Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) is on the lookout for community members with diverse professional and life experiences to play a crucial role in guiding the future of Seattle’s essential water and solid waste services. This is your chance to make a tangible impact on our city’s infrastructure and sustainability efforts. By serving on SPU’s Customer […]

In a recent interview conducted by Dominick Joseph, head women’s basketball coach at Haskell Indian Nations University, Coach Adam Strom shared valuable insights into his coaching philosophy, personal journey, and aspirations for the future. Coach Strom’s dedication to both athletic and academic excellence was evident as he discussed his approach to balancing his players’ academic […]

Get ready to be inspired by the remarkable Carlos A. Ortiz, a creative powerhouse and philanthropic leader. As the writer, producer, and director behind numerous impactful films and commercials, Carlos’s talents extend far beyond the silver screen. At the helm of LUNA, a nonprofit dedicated to fostering diversity and providing opportunities for underprivileged youth, he’s […]

Ronnie and Noelani from Daybreak Star Radio recently had the privilege of interviewing Bao Bao Chen, one of the driving forces behind the transformative project, Small Island Big Song. In this captivating conversation, Chen shared insights into the project’s mission, journey, and the profound impact it’s had on both the artists involved and audiences worldwide. […]

In the world of Indigenous artistry, Aiya Reid and T’u Stanger shine as beacons of creativity and cultural preservation. Their recent interview with Noelani & Dirty Harry allowed us to glimpse the heart and soul of their artistic journeys. Aiya Reid’s deep connection to tradition and culture, as well as T’u Stanger’s fusion of elements, […]

Niandra Blonde’s interview on Daybreak Star Radio with hosts Dirty Harry and Noelle focused on his musical influences and upcoming releases. He shared how various artists have inspired his unique style and hinted at exciting projects in the pipeline. The conversation provided insight into his creative process and what fans can expect in the future. […]

Mary from Pacific Sami Searvi recently shared an exclusive sneak peek into the upcoming Yoik classes hosted by Ailloš this weekend in Seattle. In her enlightening interview, Mary emphasized the cultural significance of Yoik, a traditional form of Sámi song deeply rooted in nature and heritage. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in […]

Daybreak Star Radio is immensely grateful to the amazing performers, the audience, and our staff and volunteers at Resilient Voices this Saturday. We extend our heartfelt thanks to @djbigrez, @jointsoulsofficial, @misstonihill, and @khueex for their exceptional talent and contributions. DJ Big Rez brought vibrant rhythms, Joint Souls shared soulful melodies, Toni Hill captivated with empowering words, and […]

Embark on a musical odyssey with Kainalu, the moniker of Trent Prall, a captivating artist who merges dreamy indie pop with psychedelic undertones. Through lush melodies, intricate instrumentation, and introspective lyrics, Kainalu invites listeners to explore new dimensions of sound and emotion. In a recent interview with Markus Teuton, the host of “Indigenous Jazz” Trent […]

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