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November 15, 2021 00:36:44
WR638: Bif Naked

WR638: Bif Naked

I had a lovely conversation with singer, author, podcaster, activist, Winnipeg expat, and indomitable international superstar Bif Naked!Here's a chat about Bif’s upcoming record, her Winnipeg roots, using her platform for positive change, punk rock, finally getting back on tour, and so much more. This episode brought to you by our pals at Devine Shirt Company and the Manitoba Loud Music Awards.Huge thanks to everyone who supports the podcast on Patreon. You can help out for as little as $1 a month if you like the show and want to throw some change in the guitar case! You can also throw a one-time tip via Buymeacoffee.As always, if you like the podcast, please tell a friend or 20! Rate and review on your podcast player of choice! Word of mouth is still the main way Witchpolice Radio reaches new ears.Thanks for listening!   ...

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November 11, 2021 01:01:59
WR637: DJ Bunny

WR637: DJ Bunny

On this episode, I took a deep-dive into Winnipeg’s early rap history with local pioneer DJ Bunny Lester!Bunny was a key figure in the development of what has become the city's enduring hip-hop scene, so we talked about those early days, how things have changed over the decades, why Winnipeg has maintained a strong community, and much more. This episode brought to you by our pals at Devine Shirt Companyand the Manitoba Loud Music Awards.Huge thanks to everyone who supports the podcast on Patreon. You can help out for as little as $1 a month if you like the show and want to throw some change in the guitar case! You can also throw a one-time tip via Buymeacoffee.As always, if you like the podcast, please tell a friend or 20! Rate and review on your podcast player of choice! Word of mouth is still the main way Witchpolice Radio reaches new ears.Thanks for listening! ...

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November 08, 2021 00:39:23
WR636: Mise en Scene

WR636: Mise en Scene

By popular demand, Interlake indie rockers Mise en Scene are on the podcast!It’s a fun chat about Gimli, “Winnipeg, California”, going DIY during the pandemic, songwriting, and much more. This episode brought to you by our pals at Devine Shirt Company.Huge thanks to everyone who supports the podcast on Patreon. You can help out for as little as $1 a month if you like the show and want to throw some change in the guitar case! You can also throw a one-time tip via Buymeacoffee.As always, if you like the podcast, please tell a friend or 20! Rate and review on your podcast player of choice! Word of mouth is still the main way Witchpolice Radio reaches new ears.Thanks for listening! ...

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November 05, 2021 00:49:42
WR635: Flat Land Soul Band

WR635: Flat Land Soul Band

Two members of local soul ensemble Flat Land Soul Band are on the podcast, talking about their new record, coming into their own sound rather than imitating the classics, collaborative songwriting, calling it quits after five years as a band (insert sad face emoji), and much more! This episode brought to you by our pals at Devine Shirt Company.Huge thanks to everyone who supports the podcast on Patreon. You can help out for as little as $1 a month if you like the show and want to throw some change in the guitar case! You can also throw a one-time tip via Buymeacoffee.As always, if you like the podcast, please tell a friend or 20! Rate and review on your podcast player of choice! Word of mouth is still the main way Witchpolice Radio reaches new ears.Thanks for listening! ...

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October 31, 2021 00:38:25
(BONUS) Incognito Johnson: Murder, Madness and Madrigals

(BONUS) Incognito Johnson: Murder, Madness and Madrigals

Happy Halloween! This isn't a regular episode of Witchpolice Radio. It's not even an episode of Witchpolice Radio at all. At various points over the past couple of years, I've been recording episodes for a potential second podcast called 'Incognito Johnson' with my pal Alex Seville, who now lives out in San Francisco.Here's a sample episode, about a 16th Century composer known for murder, witchcraft, and other spooooky stuff. It's not an interview, but more of a "listen to this crazy shit" story about a historical (musical) figure.|If you're some kind of expert on the life of Carlo Gesualdo and I got a bunch of stuff wrong... sorry. Blame the authors of the articles I read as background! I cite at least one or two of them in the episode and when I get time will add links to this page.If you like this episode, please let me know. We have more of these recorded, and I'm trying to figure out how (or if) I should properly release ...

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October 29, 2021 00:41:23
WR634: Alex Maher

WR634: Alex Maher

I’ve been loving Alex Maher’s recent social media experiments with loop pedals, so I had him on the podcast for a conversation about moving to Winnipeg from B.C. (during a pandemic), sax, seeking out the ‘fatness’ in funk, and so much more! This episode brought to you by our pals at Devine Shirt Company.Huge thanks to everyone who supports the podcast on Patreon. You can help out for as little as $1 a month if you like the show and want to throw some change in the guitar case! You can also throw a one-time tip via Buymeacoffee.As always, if you like the podcast, please tell a friend or 20! Rate and review on your podcast player of choice! Word of mouth is still the main way Witchpolice Radio reaches new ears.Thanks for listening! ...

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