Mali O'Bomsawin's Sweet Tooth

Mali’s star is only gonna burn brighter and brighter.

MALI OBOMSAWIN (they/she) is an award winning bassist, songwriter and composer from Abenaki First Nation at Odanak. With an expansive background in American roots, rock, and jazz, Obomsawin’s musical practice is a testament to the continuum of American music traditions. This week, Mali joins me to discuss her debut solo album, Sweet Tooth. Released to critical acclaim, its received glowing reviews from The Guardian, Jazz Times, NPR, etc.. In addition, we discuss her band, Lula Wiles, and upcoming projects, including a film score for the documentary, We Are Warriors. Tune it up and sing along! Enjoy. 


01 Mali O’Bomsawin- Odana 
02 Lula Wiles- Everybody (Connected)
03 Khu.éex- Collective Memory
04 Divide & Dissolve- Mental Gymnastics
05 Mali O’Bomsawin- Pedegwajois
06 Julia Keefe- You and the Night and the Music
07 Jeremy Dutcher- Honor Song
08 Mali O’Bomsawin- Fractions
09 Jim Pepper- Habi Ba