The Band

We are friends who enjoy music together.
Our songs range from Americana type tunes to relaxing
and spiritual songs using various Native American flutes.
Some of our members are from the Chumash and Huichol tribes.
You can usually find us “Rocking Out” in California.

Kevin Donoho, Emiliano Campobello & Robert Reil

A special thanks to: David Haq & B. Wise
Sierra Reeves lead vocals for, “Midnite Sun”
Susan Reeves on backup vocals plus spoken word
Jack Lees on drums, cajon and chimes and
Vince Chafin on bass, percussion, NA flute, guitar & Moyos

Co-mixed & produced: V. Chafin, Cjt and P.Penedo

Mastered by Figure 8 Sound (Cjt and P. Penedo)

Shoshone Sunrise and Oasis used with permission from
Vince Chafin @ Heart Whisperer Music

cover artwork for our CD, “Freedom” by Karrel Christopher


Freedom CD Cover

Indian Summer Music Awards 2017 Finalists

One World Music Awards (June 2017)

OWN Awards

Silver Arrow Awards (2014 and 2017)

Silver Arrow Award

Silver Arrow Awards

Our song “One Smile” was added to the Spirit Wind Records CD
Sacred Inspirations: (Supporting the Standing Rock Sioux)

Support Standing Rock

Spirit Wind Records CD

(Purchase CD – All $ goes to Standing Rock)

Our song “Freedom” was added to the NAMA compilation CD
Water is Life: (Supporting the Standing Rock Sioux)

Support Standing Rock

NAMA Compilation CD

Rockapelli, has been nominated  for:

    • A Native American Music Award (“Nammy”) in 2014 & 2016
    • Indian Summer Music Awards finalists in 2014 & 2017
    • Silver Arrow Award for music contributions in 2014 & 2017
    • Winner at the One World Music Awards (2017)
    • Advisory Council members for The NAMA’s (2014 & 2016)
    • Recording Academy Voting Members (current)
    • signed by Spirit Wind Records (Mr. Donald Blackfox)


Emiliano Campobello

Emiliano Campobello (The Artist)


Kevin Donoho

Kevin Donoho (The Poet)


Robert Reil

Robert Reil (The Singer)


Our new CD, “Freedom”, is available now.

Check out our new songs on the playlist (icon is at the bottom – right). plist

Here is a song from our first CD called, “Apotheosis”.

Thanks for listening!

To contact: send an email to poetnxile@gmail.com

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