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AFRO-Métis Nation

George Elliott Clarke joined Shari Clarke, Sugarplum Croxen, Gilbert Daye, Mary Gick, Shelley Hamilton, Russ Kelley, Chris White, Brent Williams, all musicians and/or singers, with filmmakers David Schacter, Leslie Schacter, and David Richler, in recording an album (and documenting its recording), namely, “The Afro-Métis Constitution,” while billing themselves as the Afro-Métis Nation, at Sonic Temple, February 15-18, with a closing concert performance on February 18, also at Sonic Temple, Halifax, NS.

CBC Coverage:

"Afro-Metis musicians hope to inspire others to learn more about heritage."

"Black artists with N.S. roots want their Métis ancestry recognized."

Atlantic:

“Cultural collaboration produces first ever Afro-Métis concert in Halifax."