J. Hubert Francis was born on the Elsipogtog First Nation of New Brunswick. He started his Mig'mag rock group, “J. Hubert Francis & Eagle Feather”, in 1990. Hubert Francis and Eagle Feather were one of the first touring Aboriginal Rock Bands in Canada; paving the way for future Aboriginal Artists. They have recorded three albums, the latest, “Message From a Drum”, received two Juno Awards Nominations, three East Coast Music Award Nominations and a Native American Music Award Nomination.