Witchpolice Radio

--- Witchpolice Radio ---

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. WR615: Rhonda Head

    I stepped way outside of my musical comfort zone for this interview with mezzo-soprano Rhonda Head, from Opaskwayak Cree Nation in northern Manitoba.We talked about her journey from taking vocal lessons to becoming an internationally-known opera and classical singer, about her Indigenous Superstars interview series that highlights ...

    08/19/2021

  2. WR614: Rayannah

    Here's my conversation with franco-Manitoban artist/producer Rayannah!Great conversation about the francophone music community, combining visual and audio elements, some upcoming shows (finally, eh?) and much more. This episode brought to you by our pals at Devine Shirt Company.Huge thanks to everyone who supports the podcast on  ...

    08/16/2021

  3. In memoriam: Justice Chester of Daphne Bleue (2020 episode)

    Very sad to hear about the passing of Justice Chester from Daphne Bleue. He was on an episode of the podcast with his bandmate Brandon in early 2020, just before the pandemic. You can hear it here in its entirety. I didn't know him beyond this conversation and a small ...

    08/12/2021

  4. WR613: Del Barber

    It's a wide-ranging conversation with singer-songwriter Del Barber — his third appearance on the podcast in as many years.Del is getting set to release a new record of b-sides, so we talked about revisiting old songs, the prairies, humility in creativity… and went on some interesting tangents ...

    08/09/2021

  5. WR612: Ila Barker

    Folk-soul singer-songwriter Ila Barker sat down for an interview on the podcast!We talked about the new music she’s creating for an upcoming album — her first in a number of years — as well as her work mentoring Indigenous youth, and so much more. This episode brought to ...

    08/05/2021