Yirrmal (Australia)

Yirrmal Marika, new generation Yolngu man from the community of Yirrkala, is an aspiring songwriter and guitarist with a beautiful voice, singing songs about his homeland and culture with feeling and depth beyond his years. Yirrmal has played some of Australia's most esteemed festivals, including Woodford Folk Festival and Port Fairy Folk Festival, and has toured as support with international artists Nahko and Medicine for the People (USA) in Australia. "We're living in two worlds, learning in two worlds, carrying a message, a sharing of culture."