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. WR604: Dog Dad Posse

    While Manitoba is always the focus of the podcast, I also like to branch out and talk to members of what I call the “Manitoba diaspora” — artists from the prairies plying their trade elsewhere.Dog Dad Posse (a/k/a Sammy D) is one such artist. We talked ...

    07/07/2021

  2. WR603: New Wales

    It was really lovely to reconnect on this episode with my old friends (going back to elementary school!) Sandy Taronno and David Pankratz about their latest project, New Wales!We talked about their quarter-century of musical collaboration (from teenage basement projects through Quinzy and beyond) and why ...

    07/04/2021

  3. WR602: Mike Koop

    One of Winnipeg’s finest musical sons, [Mike Koop](http://www.youtube.com/user/deathcureseverything) (of [the Bonaduces](http://thebonaduces.bandcamp.com/), [The Leftists](http://theleftists.bandcamp.com/releases), and at least 30,000 other punk, pop, folk and gospel projects over the last few decades) is on the move. We talked about his relocation to Calgary (and his deep and undying love for Winnipeg), the myriad projects ...

    06/28/2021

  4. WR601: Viva Non

    Here's an interview recorded from an unusual location with electronic duo [Viva Non](http://vivanonngp.bandcamp.com/)! We talked about their new release, ‘[We Grow](http://vivanonngp.bandcamp.com/album/we-grow)’, the juxtaposition between their warm, emotive sounds and the cold, unfeeling machines they use to make them, and much more! Apologies again on the delay with getting this episode out. It's ...

    06/25/2021

  5. WR600: Star Thistle

    [Star Thistle](http://starthistle.bandcamp.com/) is an indie-folk side project by the man behind the death-country sludge stomp of [Uncle Sinner](http://unclesinner.bandcamp.com/). We talked about the sonic and emotional differences between the two projects, the[ new Star Thistle release](http://starthistle.bandcamp.com/album/the-best-of-star-thistle), songs you can feel, more obviously poetic lyrics, and much more. This was clearly recorded on one ...

    06/21/2021