In this very special episode we talk to a living legend, Jimmy Cliff. He is one of only two Jamaican Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. Cliff tells us about the origins of Beverley Records and the story behind his moniker.
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This episode of The Cool Table featured new music from Foushee, Billie Eilish, Chiiild, Creo & Big Thief. As well it included a portion of our interview with Scarborough Rapper Getchnah. She talks about the creation of her debut EP ‘Gem In I’ and why it took more than two years.
Parallel World, the latest project from Cadence Weapon is described as an ‘Art Party’. With flashes of electronic production mixed with thoughtful lyrics, this is album is substantive and refreshing. He discusses the ‘Summer of Black Pain’ and how the collective action around the world inspired the project. We get into his chicken cooking abilities and his advice for new artists.
As a teenager, Boslen’s goals were focused on sports: he attended the University of Victoria on a rugby scholarship and played on the Team Canada Rugby team. After he suffered back-to-back ACL tears that sabotaged his scholarship and plans for a future in sports, Boslen dropped out of school, moved to Vancouver, and began writing music as an emotional outlet. After independently dropping mixtapes and an EP between 2018 and 2019, Boslen garnered millions of streams and international attention. On DUSK to DAWN, he finds his sound and flexes his vulnerability. Boslen, goes over some of the larger themes of the project and how he linked up with Rascalz. Together we decide our Top 5 KiD CuDi songs and he drops some special gems for Wednesday Wisdom. You can listen to The Cool Table LIVE every Wednesday @ 11am 1280AM on your Radio 📻 CJRU.ca Online 💻
This episode of The Cool Table featured new music from Marc E Bassy, Masego, Mike Posner, Blackbear, Charlotte Day Wilson & Sinead Harnett. We spoke to Cadence Weapon about his latest project Parallel World. He discussed some of the inspiration behind the album as well as his excitement for his new book.
This episode of The Cool Table, featured new music from Ruth B, Shad, Allan Rayman, RALPH, Sinead Harnett and The Black Keys. We took a look at the History of Social Distancing and we hear from Brandon Gibbs for Wednesday Wisdom.
This episode includes new music from St. Vincent, Eadie, Geneva Lei, Tara Lord, Brockhampton, Cadence Weapon, and Paul Russell. The third edition of the Pandemic Pivot news series was featured on this edition of the show, and we concluded it with some encouraging words from Brandon Gibbs for Wednesday Wisdom.
In this episode, we hear new music from Benny the Butcher, Marvin. , 80 Empire, Chiiild, & Noga Erez. It features a special interview with Brampton singer Marvin. where he talks about the creation of his latest project Beware of a Dog. Brandon Gibbs challenges the way we look at ‘Relationship Goals’ in this edition of Wednesday Wisdom.