Aboriginal musician

Saltwater Band

Origin
Gumatj people, Elcho Island, North East Arnhem Land, Australia
Genre/styles
Pop, Reggae, Rock
About

Band members: Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu (former member of Yothu Yindi), Manuel Nulupani Dhurrkay (lead singer) and six others.

Saltwater Band sing in Yolngu Matha and English.

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Discography

Gapu Damurrun

Released
1998-01-01
Tracks
  1. Saltwater Music
  2. Gopuru
  3. Arafura Sea
  4. Ya Yawirrin
  5. Baru
  6. Yanguna
  7. Bakitju
  8. Gela Boy
  9. Djomula
  10. Galuku
  11. Gurrumul History
  12. Bangadi
Notes

This is Saltwater Band’s debut album.


Djarridjarri (Blue Flag)

Released
2004
Tracks
  1. Djilawurr (Orange Footed Scrub Fowl)
  2. Djarridjarri - Blue Flag
  3. Mala Rrakala
  4. Munurru
  5. Warwu (Grieving)
  6. Elcho Island Boys
  7. Galupa
  8. Reggae Music
  9. Colour Of Our Flag
  10. Bapa (Father)
  11. Let's Work Together
  12. Wata (Healing Wind)

Malk

Released
2010-09-10
Tracks
  1. Martjanba
  2. Malk (feat Natalie Pa'apa'a (Blue King Brown))
  3. Compass
  4. Marwurrumburr
  5. Djilawurr
  6. Gapu Gapu (short)
  7. Yolgnu Island Dancer
  8. Bolu
  9. Baywara
  10. Gapu Gapu (long)
  11. Galiku
  12. Martjanba Strings
  13. Wirrpangu
  14. Malk (Our Skin Remix)

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