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WR144: Iskwé

Toronto (via Winnipeg) vocalist Iswké has been the subject of a lot of buzz in the Canadian music biz lately ...

WR143: Legion of Liquor

Grand opening, grand closing. Winnipeg's formidable (and foremost) drunk metal choir act The Legion of Liquor is releasing its debut ...

WR142: Solhounds

For this week's episode, Sam and Ryan talked "sweater" songs, '90s throwbacks, vocal warmups (brrrrrrruuuuuuurrrrrrrrrrpppptttttthhhh) and more with the self-described ...

WR141: Oddblock Comedy Festival

This week, Sam and Ryan are joined by comedians John B. Duff  and Chantel Marostica, along with Erick Casselman (owner of the ...

WR140: Canadol

This week Sam and Ryan hang out on a rooftop (literally a rooftop) in the Exchange District with Canadol, a ...

WR139: Hawksley Workman

We’re doing something a little differently this week and bringing you a conversation Luke Jacob Thiessen had with iconic Canadian ...

WR138: The Reverend Rambler

Fresh off a big gig at the Winnipeg Folk Festival, blues/country/gospel/punk one-man-band Matt Colpitts, a/k/a The Reverend Rambler continues to ...

WR137: Black Cloud

The three (!) guitarists in post-rock, instrumental Winnipeg quintet Black Cloud -- Adrian, Brett and Darin -- are on this ...

WR136: Luciano

It's a late-week bonus episode... and this is a big one. The Messenjah himself, legendary Jamaican singer/songwriter Luciano, had an ...

WR135: Dead Dog Drums

This week Sam sat down with Lexi Brodeur, owner of independent Winnipeg drum-making biz Dead Dog Drums, to talk about ...