Duane Deemer `Wind Horse`
From Nashville TN, singer / songwriter / recording artist Duane Deemer `Wind Horse` has been a Nashville resident for nearly 10 years. Known in and around Nashville as Choctaw Cowboy and Wind Horse you can hear his rootsy country vocals on his 2009 Tryin to Ride The Wind CD and his earthy spiritual vocals and chants on his new Native American Wind Horse CD. Either way whether its his raw country lyrics or his healing Native spiritual music Duane Deemer `Wind Horse has been called the real deal!
Duane has written and co-wrote songs with numerous well known artists and singer/songwriters, performing hundreds of shows in and around Tennessee playing pow wows, gatherings and songwriter shows in Nashville. In 2009 Duane released his debut country album of self penned songs called Trying To Ride The Wind which can still be heard playing on radio in Belgium, France, New Zealand, Ireland, Germany and Australia.
A huge supporter of our veterans and troops Duane takes every opportunity to do shows to honor our veterans and troops. From writing with legends like Little Jimmy Dickens and Mel McDaniel to hot new writers like Mark Stephen Jones, Mason Douglas, Cory Batten and Jessica Ford. With songs recorded by Linda Davis and Ernie Ashworth , Duane writes many styles of music including country, rock, pop, gospel and children’s music. Duane co-wrote four songs in a yet to be released animated children’s Christmas movie called Elf Sparkle Meets Christmas The Horse. The movie winning numerous film awards including the Dove Foundation family film award and was nominated for a GMA Dove Award.
After spending his life honoring his families Choctaw and Cherokee family heritage. In early 2010 Duane started working on his new album of all spiritual Native American music and released his new album Duane Deemer `Wind Horse` after his given native name Wind Horse. Duane Deemer `Wind Horse` has 15 self penned songs, most with traditional native drums, percussion, flutes and vocal‘chants’. Duane was blessed to have 2 songs from his Wind Horse album, All My Relations and Medicine Horse, both nominated for spiritual song of the year at the 2011 Indian Summer Music Awards in Milwaukee and his song All My Relations was also nominated for Song Of The Year at the 2011 NAMMY Awards in New York! You can catch a glimpse of Duane`s new album on You Tube in a 15 minute documentary called The Making of Duane Deemer `Wind Horse`Duane was joined on the album by award winning native artists and singer/songwriters like Michael Jacobs, Arvel Bird, Timo Standing Buffalo, JJ Kent, Mike Serna and The Southern Echo Drum Group. Duane Deemer `Wind Horse` is NOW AVAILABLE on CD BABY and I TUNES. From his raw in your face country to his feel your spirit fly spiritual Native American music you will definitely feel the passion of life and beyond when you hear Duane Deemer `Wind Horse`
2012 Best Children's Song In Film
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Songwriter Duane Deemer
Duane "Wind Horse"Deemer