"My Life Is My Sun Dance" - won the 2011 Native American Music Award (NAMMYS) for Best Spoken Word Recording! This Audio CD consists of readings from Harvey Arden (from Leonard Peltier's book, "Prison Writings - My Life Is My Sun Dance") with the music of Rev. Goat Carson & New Orleans Light. The release date of June 26th (2010), marked the 35th anniversary of the tragic shootout at Pine Ridge Reservation.
"Voice of the Hawk Elder" won the Best News award in 2007 for the "Native American Spirituality" category.
DEAD P.A. won two Revolutions Music Awards for "Best Live Performance" and "Best Regional Touring Act. In 2010 they received a nomination for "Best Instrumental/Experimental" act by the Houston Press.