Four women, beautifully dressed, touch a battered guitar.

Loon's legacy

Thirty-six years after his untimely death from cancer, the family of Cree singer/songwriter Morley Loon has been reunited with a key remnant of the artist: his guitar.

Cheyenne Loon (daughter), Annie Loon (sister), Lhasa (granddaughter) and Meeka Morgan stand with Morley Loon’s guitar at the 2 Rivers Remix Society Movable Feast, an all-Indigenous music festival held July 8-10 in St'uxwtews/Cache Creek, B.C. Billie Jean Gabriel Photography