Music

The Gathering of Nations is Here

George Leach, a blues / rock guitarist from British Columbia, performs tonight at 9:05 p.m. on Stage 49.
George Leach, a blues / rock guitarist from British Columbia, performs tonight at 9:05 p.m. on Stage 49.

North America’s biggest powwow continues through today and tomorrow, at the University of New Mexico Football Field (University and Avenida Cesar Chavez SE), beginning at 10 a.m. each day. Massive amounts of Native musicians, songwriters and storytellers begin to perform on Stage 49 on Friday. Music includes traditional, blues, rock, jazz, folk, country, hip-hop, metal and reggae. Wristbands for the powwow, Indian Traders Market and music events on Friday and Saturday are $15 per day at the gate (cash only) or $30 for a two-day wristband. See the full schedule of events, and other happenings around the gathering here.