UGSMAG has teamed up with long running rap radio show Third Verse (est. 1997) for a podcast companion to the weekly radio show (online at CFCR.ca or 90.5 FM in Saskatoon, Wednesdays 9-10:30pm CST). Join Chapter Thrive, Rewind and Chaps as they bring you conversations with the very best in Indie Canadian Hip Hop. Subscribe: iTunes / Soundcloud Follow: / /
Third Verse: Episode 9 – Nilla
We spoke with Nilla about her new album Valkyrie, her beginnings and journey in hip hop, traveling, touring, working with Ghettosocks, Hamilton and Toronto hip hop scenes and a whole lot more!
Third Verse: Episode 8 – Kay the Aquanaut
Interview with Kay The Aquanaut, plus tune in to hear an exclusive song, "The Bay (Stay Away)", from Kay's new Factor Chandelier produced album, 7 Vessels, coming out June 16 on Fake Four Inc.
Third Verse: Episode 7 – Cquel
Interview with veteran Saskatoon emcee Cquel. We talked about his creative process, touring, performance workshops, quitting his day job and going all in on his music career.
Third Verse: Episode 6 – Evil Ebenezer
We caught up with Evil on the heals of the release of his new album Cultus. We spoke about the new record, touring, British Columbia, his writing, creative process, history of working with Stuey Kubrick and a whole lot more.
Third Verse: Episode 5 – Chokeules
We spoke with mc Chokeules of Toolshed, Backburner and Swamp Thing fame about London Hip Hop, the 40 year old Vegan, new projects and the creative process.
Third Verse: Episode 4 – Maki
Interview with Kamloops B.C. based producer Maki. Speaking about his latest album, his link to the Saskatoon prairie rap scene - working with Epic, soso, Kay the Aquanaut and more.
Third Verse: Episode 3 – Yy
We spoke with long time Peanuts and Corn recording artist Yy about his new record An Uneven Eleven, being a Dad, Winnipeg and Saskatoon rap scenes, Your Brother in My Backpack and a lot more.
Third Verse: Episode 2 – Fortunato
Interview with Toronto emcee, Fortunato. We talked about the resurgence of cassettes, his new album 2 Bad Dudes with Dj IV, time spent on the East Coast, touring, KOTD, being a Dad and more.