Photo by Claire Leach
Gifted singer-songwriter and recording producer, Senior Banjima man, Angus Smith, has been a musician for over 35 years. Based in Roebourne, Western Australia for most of his life, Angus’ talents are well-known across the Pilbara region and have been central to music projects that focus on his passion – cultural healing through music.
Angus has been involved with one of Australia’s leading arts and social change organisations – BighART – since 2014, contributing to a number of their projects including Murru in 2014 and, more recently, Songs for Peace. In this blog for BighART, Angus’ talks about his journey as a musician; Songs for Peace, and what he holds close to his heart.