bigmcenroe “Brandon” Podcast Episode 1 ’87–’88
Our new podcast series hosted by bigmcenroe (fka mcenroe). Over 7 episodes, bigmcenroe will be sharing his new album, which is all about growing up in Brandon, Manitoba in the late 80’s and early 90’s, and discovering music, friends, skateboarding and dating.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 28 – Finale with DJ Hunnicutt
In this final episode, mcenroe is joined once again by DJ Hunnicutt to go over the series and cover a grab bag of topics – a few Farm Fresh rarities, their encounters with Narduar, The Hummers, Hunnicutt’s loss of sight, P&C Cribs, other Winnipeg artists, and what is next for the label.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 27 – Odario (Part Two)
mcenroe concludes his conversation with Odario of Mood Ruff and Grand Analog. In part two, they talk about Peg City Holla, the end of Mood Ruff and the formation of Grand Analog. They talk about working with Shad and with Posdnuos of De La Soul, and play a track from Odario’s latest solo EP.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 26 – Josh Martinez
mcenroe catches up with Josh Martinez, who he crossed paths with in Vancouver between Josh’s time in Halifax and Portland. Josh breaks down highlights of his career as Maxwell, his time with Low Pressure and DJ Moves, and his work with Sleep and the Chicharones, Camobear Records, and the Pissed Off Wild.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 25 – Odario (Part One)
mcenroe checks in with Odario of Mood Ruff and Grand Analog. In part one, they go over the early days in Winnipeg, their first releases together on Peanuts & Corn, and then the birth of Slo Coach Records and Mood Ruff’s first video, “No Hooks”.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 24 – Shazzam (Frek Sho)
mcenroe catches up with Sheldon aka Shazzam of Winnipeg’s legendary Frek Sho crew to get into his early hip-hop history, and the long careers of the group and his solo work.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 23 – mcenroe
mcenroe brings his old pal Steve St. Louis back on to talk about the mcenroe solo records. They talk about mcenroe’s start on the mic, his first solo EP, and then his various projects over the years. Finally they preview another new track from the 2021 release ‘Brandon’.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 20 – The Videos with Jason Lapeyre
mcenroe catches up with Jason Lapeyre, who directed many of the Peanuts & Corn videos over the years, as they each talk about the videos they have directed by Pip Skid, John Smith, Gruf, mcenroe, and others.
Peanuts & Corn 2020 Pod: Episode 19 – Pip Skid (Part Two)
mcenroe completes his talk with his good buddy Pip Skid, and they cover their last few records together and Pip’s work post-P&C with Marathon of Dope and Foultone Records.