On this episode of IN THE CUT, we sit down with a legendary figure in Canadian hip hop history, Shad. We take a trip down memory lane and discuss some of his earlier works like ‘Rose Garden’ and ‘The Old Prince Still Lives at Home’.
Shad breaks down the themes behind his new project ‘TAO’ (00:06:00) and the importance of community. This is a lengthy and introspective conversation that ventures in many directions. We talk about the Last Dance and reminisce on some of our favourite teams from the ’90s. (00:23:20) Hip Hop Evolution (00:36:00) Shad tells us the Top 5 people in his life that help make him feel like himself (00:45:00)
In this episode of IN THE CUT we talk to Charlie Houston a few days before her first performance in Toronto. She recently dropped her debut EP ‘I Hate Spring’. We talk about ‘Honey’, the first song recorded for the project and how it affected the sonics of the EP.
Houston gives us a beautiful quote for Wednesday Wisdom and tells us how she would spend 100 million dollars.
This episode of The Cool Table included new music from Eric Ryan, Zach Zoya, Domanique Grant, Summer Walker, & Borelson. In addition, we heard a portion of an interview with Charlie Houston. She talks about her EP ‘I Hate Spring’ and her experiences with peer pressure.
This episode of The Cool Table included new music from Majid Jordan, Monte Biggz, Aneesa Badshaw, Pink Pantheress, Sainte & Borelson. It featured a portion of our interview with Toronto-based singer-songwriter Neela, we discussed her debut Toronto show and her latest project ‘Prelude’.
Neela is a multi-talented R&B-pop singer-songwriter, actor and dancer. Her music explores the complexity of human emotions in the face of raw, sensual desire. In this episode, we talk about her latest project ‘Prelude’ and her return performance in Toronto. She discusses the importance of self-care and being authentic in her lyrics.
Neela tells us about her past life as a turtle and towards the end, she takes over as host and asks her own questions.
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