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Beat the drums for Pete and Drum Atweme

Jun 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

Beat the drums for Pete and Drum Atweme

Beat a drum loudly for unassuming local hero Pete Lowson of Alice Springs, yesterday awarded the Order of Australia. Pete’s dedicated work reminds us of the power of music to transform young lives. Pete Lowson started up Drum Atweme eight years ago under the auspices of Tangenetyere Council – as he put it in an interview he gave me for Land Rights News last year , “to give a chance for kids in town camps to explore music”. In the process many have begun explore the world as well. “The ...Read more