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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May 23, 2022 00:39:14
WR691: Closetjudas

WR691: Closetjudas

The new Closetjudas record, Subaltern, is the latest in the Manitoba (by way of Ontario) artist’s DIY discography.We sat down to talk about the record, its accompanying psychological/sociological/philosophical reflections, how it was inspired by concepts from a TV series, giving music away for free, 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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May 19, 2022 00:39:31
WR690: Pink Snot

WR690: Pink Snot

It's a fun chat with prolific songwriter Katie McNorgan of local punks Pink Snot!We talked about the band’s upcoming shows opening for icons of the genre (starting with May 30 at the Park Theatre with Satanic Surfers and No Fun At All) the ongoing appeal of skate punk (one element of Pink Snot’s sound), releasing warts n’ all demos, the upcoming full-length, 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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May 15, 2022 00:30:36
WR689: Visiting

WR689: Visiting

Visiting is a brand new power trio (of old bandmates) with a single out and EP on the way.We talked about forming the new band in the aftermath of their previous project, Giant Skellies, playing “alternative” (and coming up with a cohesive definition of what that means) music, losing their jamspace and gear to a downtown fire, and much more! Stay tuned to the end of the episode to hear a brand new Visiting song -- not available anywhere else(!) 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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688

May 12, 2022 00:37:40
WR688: Marshal Keep

WR688: Marshal Keep

The Internet is a weird place. Marshal Keep has managed to parlay fleeting YouTube success into a great musical comedy album, Consensual Hand-Holding.We talked about moving offline and performing live, his musical and comedic influences (of course Weird Al is up there), growing up in a digital world, 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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May 09, 2022 00:40:04
WR687: Jacob Brodovsky

WR687: Jacob Brodovsky

One of my favourite local singer-songwriters, Jacob Brodovsky, is back on the show. We talked about his upcoming full-length — the first after a series of EPs — creativity during the pandemic, mixing humour and sadness in the same song, and so much more.Hear a track from the upcoming record right here on this episode! Hot damn!Want more Jacob Brodovsky? Hear him on episode #371 from April 2019 and episode #314 (Sept. 2018) as a member of Kakagi. 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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May 05, 2022 00:46:51
WR686: Violet Vopni

WR686: Violet Vopni

First going under the name Nineteen, then The Keen and the Kind, singer-songwriter Violet Vopni's musical project has had a number of identities, but she has a new record in the works under her own name.We talked about her various musical incarnations, a sonic shift toward pop (while retaining folk and jazz influences), and much more! Want more Violet Vopni? Hear her on episode#461 from February 2020! 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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