Inuvialuit folk-rocker Willie Thrasher performs in U.K.

“Reclaiming culture

“When I was in residential school that I knew that something that was taken away from me,” said Thrasher.

The thought lingered with him through the 1960s, then a few years later while performing with the Cordells, one of the first Inuit rock bands, a chance encounter would set Thrasher on a journey to rediscover the Inuvialuit culture that was stolen from him at residential school.” [Quote: Rhiannon Johnson · CBC News ·

Read more about Willie Thrasher and his music in the CBC article

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