Witchpolice Radio

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Acclaimed Manitoba-centric music interview podcast. Hosted by Winnipeg journalist and massive record nerd Sam Thompson. Music talk radio, broadcasting from 2012 'til forever. DIY or die.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. 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, ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. (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 ...


  5. 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 ...