Jim Boyd
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Jim Boyd

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Band Americana Singer/Songwriter

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Discography

Reservation Bound-1989 Thunderwolf
Unity-1993 Thunderwolf
RESERVATION BLUES The Soundtrack-1995 Thunderwolf
First Come, Last Served-1997 Thunderwolf
alterNATIVES-2001 Thunderwolf
Live At The Met-2002 Thunderwolf
Jim Boyd & Kyo-T, LIVE-2003 Thunderwolf
Going To The Stick Games-2004 Thunderwolf
Them Old Guitars-2005 Thunderwolf
Live At Two Rivers-2006 Thunderwolf

Other Recordings Jim Boyd was included on:
Smoke Signals sound track-1998 TVT Records
HONOR-1996 Daemon Records
XIT-Drums Across The Atlantic-1981 SOAR
Business Of Fancydancing Soundtrack-2002 Fallsapart
Talking Rain-1995

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Bio

JIM BOYD is a singer/songwriter and member of the Lakes band on the Colville Indian Reservation in Washington, State.

Boyd is a five-time Native American Music Awards winner and is currently reigning Songwriter of the Year. He now has ten full-length recordings out.

Boyd's first solo release was in 1989 when he recorded a release on Canyon Records called Reservation Bound. Since then he has released many more titles including: Unity, Reservation Blues, First Come, Last Served, alterNATIVES (2002 Record of the Year-NAMMY), Jim Boyd with Alfonso Kolb, LIVE AT THE MET, Jim Boyd & Kyo-T, LIVE (2003 Best Pop/Rock Recording-NAMMY), Going To The Stick Games(2004 Record or the Year-NAMMY)). THEM OLD GUITARS (2006 Songwriter of the Year-NAMMY) and his most recent JIM BOYD BAND, Live At Two Rivers.

Boyd collaborated with writer friend Sherman Alexie on songs included on Alexie's movie Smoke Signals on Miramax, which were also included on the soundtrack on TVT Records. This recording received the Best Compilation Award in the second annual Native American Music Awards. Boyd and Alexie also co-wrote a song that was included on the HONOR CD with artists such as Bonnie Raitt, The Indigo Girls, Toad The Wet Sprocket, and Matthew Sweet, among others.

Boyd now performs what he's termed as Raw Rez-N-Roll, as a solo artist and with a group at times.