Aboriginal musician

Desert Stars

Origin
Tjuntjuntjara (homeland of the Spinifex People), Western Australia
Genre/styles
Rock
About

Band members: James Ronald Minning (vocals, lead guitar, songwriter), Justin Currie (bass guitar), Derick Coleman (lead guitar), Milton Hansen (rhythm guitar), Troy Franks (drums).

Desert Stars sing in Pitjantjatjarra. They might be the most remote rock and roll band in the world.

Discography

The Desert Stars

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Released
2003
Tracks
  1. Tjamuku ngurangka
  2. Believe in Dreamtime
  3. Motherland
  4. People from the bush
  5. Bushfire
  6. Tjitiji Ulanyi
  7. Desert rain
  8. Our homeland
  9. Rain rain
  10. Ngura Kalgoorlie-la
  11. Boomerang

Ngurra Nyangatja (Our Home)

Sounds of the Goldfields 2016
Released
2016-05-28
Tracks
  1. Ngurra Nyangatja (Our Home)
Notes

With this track on the album Sounds of the Goldfields Desert Stars were a finalist in the 2017 West Australian Music Song of the Year awards in the Indigenous category.


Mungangka Ngaranyi? (It’s on Tonight?)

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Released
2017-06
Tracks

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