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In this episode I kick it with my sister Vi.

We talk about everything from media and religion, to her current fascination with the trades. She is a phenomenal story teller and a real warrior. 

Enjoy!

 

Direct download: RQP47_-_2017-12-28_1.15_AM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Big Zee comes on the podcast yet again. We talk about his latest project entitled "PTSD" and he drops some knowledge on the rap game. 

Good times!

Twitter:

@famous_zee

Soundcloud:

https://soundcloud.com/zach-albert-1

Direct download: RQP46_-_2017-12-18_1.51_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

In this episode I podcast from J Rebel's 5th Annual Birthday House Party. 

Here's the lineup in order of appearance:

 

Bela Mc Watch @BellaMcWatch

Bella Mc Watch - YouTube

https://soundcloud.com/mcwatch

Sam Whiteeye 

Sinorita Lolita Celeb 101 @CELEB_101

Crystal Rivers 

Professor Jeff

 Aloysius Brown of Tone Mason @ToneMason

https://soundcloud.com/tonemasonmusic

6 Rebel "photographer" "@6rebel" on Instagram 

Gene One 

https://soundcloud.com/gene-one

Gene One - YouTube

https://geneone.bandcamp.com

Thesis DRS

Thesis DRS - YouTube

https://thesisdrs.bandcamp.com

And Finally.... J Rebel himself. 

Find the Toronto Hip Hop Cultural Centre here:

https://www.facebook.com/thcc2016/

 

 

 

 

Direct download: RQP45jrebelspartyM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Gary is a 60's Scoop Survivor who confronted the man, who he believes, killed his mother after 39 years.

He tells the tale and we reflect on his life as an advocate for social issues facing First Nations people. 

Very powerful and profound. 

Enjoy. 

 

Here is a link to his story from Real Peoples Media:

http://realpeoples.media/gary-wassaykeesics-forty-year-quest-find-mothers-murderer/

 

 

Direct download: RQP44.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

My sister comes back on the podcast.

We talk about her walk from Edmonton back to the reserve, her recent attempt to run as chief and all the other great things that make her such a Warrior.

This was a very insightful time and it's always a blast hanging with my big sister. 

Enjoy!

 

 

 

Direct download: RQP43small.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

In this episode I sit with music producer MaJR the Chief. I get to watch him working with some local artists and I also drop some freestyles. We talk about his process and then go deep into the internet conspiracy realm. 

Enjoy!

Check out his SoundCloud:

https://soundcloud.com/majr-the-chief

Twitter:

@MaJRTheChief

Direct download: RQP42_-_2017-11-19_4.06_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Yung Wunda is an up and coming producer from Six Nations. 

He has well over 100 songs on SoundCloud and 3 million views on YouTube. 

 

SoundCloud:

https://soundcloud.com/hunter-sky-aka-yung-wunda

 

YouTube: 

https://www.youtube.com/user/TheAmazingHunterSky

 

Twitter:

@Yung_Wunda

Direct download: RQP41new_-_2017-11-12_9.25_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Sci Ance is a member of The True Rez Crew. 

One of the first native rappers to emerge on the scene, we talk about music and what's happening in his world.

 

Sci Ance's Soundcloud:

https://soundcloud.com/sci-ance-allah

 

Buy Tru Rez Crew on iTunes:

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/tru-rez-crew/346092342

Direct download: RQP40again_-_2017-11-12_10.30_AM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:22pm EST

Roger "Big Tree" Hill is a healer from 6 Nations.

He is a Herbalist and a practitioner of Tai Chi and Kundalini Yoga. 

We catch up on old times and discuss life in this day and age. 

 

Email him with any questions you might have:

circleoflifeinstitute@hotmail.ca

 

Enjoy!

 

Direct download: RQP39_-_2017-10-27_4.55_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:24pm EST

Janet Marie Rogers is a writer, radio producer and performance poet. 

Rogers has hosted the radio programs Native Waves Radio on CFUV and Tribal Clefs on CBC Radio One Victoria. She produced the radio documentaries Bring Your Drum: 50 Years of Indigenous Protest Music and Resonating Reconciliation, which received awards for Best Radio at the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival.

 

Soundcloud:

Janet Marie Rogers

Native Waves Radio Soundcloud

Janet Rogers Poet

 

Twitter: 

@janetma66012549

 

Direct download: RQP38_-_2017-10-18_11.41_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Nos Insidious is a rapper/artists from Six Nations. We talk about about his motivations and approach to the rap game. 

 

SoundCloud

https://soundcloud.com/nos-insidious

Youtube

https://www.youtube.com/user/Mechanix666

Social:

@InsidiousNos666

https://www.facebook.com/nosinsidious/

Direct download: RQP37_-_2017-10-12_2.16_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Elaine is Ojibwe/Cayuga, from Six Nations, Ontario.  She has worked as a freelance Indigenous Arts activist/promoter/TV and radio producer full-time for 30 years.  Originally from Six Nations on the Grand River Territory in southern Ontario, Elaine now makes her home on the Capilano Reserve, Coast Salish territory in North Vancouver, British Columbia, for the last 11 years.

 

Elaine is Manager for JUNO winner, Native blues piano man Murray Porter, also from Six Nations, full-time for the past 11 years, but has worked with him throughout the years since 1990.  She was also Associate Producer on his award-winning CD, `Songs Lived & Life Played’, and has emerged as a songwriter on this recording, with a couple of songwriting credits, and is now a member of SOCAN. She will collaborated with Murray Porter on his new album with 2 new songs, which will be released in the late Fall of 2017.

 

You can find Murray's music here:

iTunes:

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/murray-porter/id259777485

CD Baby:

https://store.cdbaby.com/Artist/MurrayPorter

 

 

Direct download: RQP36.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Destiny Shackleton is an actress and model and aspiring comedian from Brantford Ontario. She joins me on the podcast after her first set as a stand-up comic.

 

Please visit her website: 

http://destinyshackleton.com

Direct download: RQP35_-_2017-09-27_2.59_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Ken Kirkwood is a musician and educator from Toronto, Ontario.

We talk about his journey to become a professional jazz musician and his passion for education and connecting with Native Culture. 

Find his music here:

kennykirkwood.com

 

Enjoy!

Direct download: RQP-34Kkerikwoodnewnew.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:04am EST

He's Back! Dave is a friend from high school and we often have 3 hour phone conversations. In this episode we talk about society, internet, fractal architecture and strange past experiences. Never a dull conversation with this guy. 

Direct download: RQP33Dave_Richardson.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

J-Rebel and Professor Jeff quest on through music, education and culture. 

Direct download: RQP32_-_professor_jeff_and_j_rebel.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Dayna Elijah is the Owner and Operator of Spirit Earth Holistics. 

She gives some insight on what its like to be an entrepreneur and how she got to where she is now. 

 

Check out her products here:

https://www.spiritearthholistic.com

 

 

Direct download: RQP31_-_daynaelijah.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:55pm EST

Helen Varga is an Author/Indie Artist. She is also a certified Reflexologist and Spiritual Healer. 

She has worked closely alongside her best friend/creative partner Jeanette Bishop.

Together, they have written a series of books on the subject of spirituality.

They have also formed Kiss and Tell Creative Productions in order to tackle taboo subjects from spiritually to sexuality.

 

You can find their books and information here on the Kiss and Tell Creative Productions website:

kissandtellproductions.com

 

Twitter:

@jenandhel

 

 

Direct download: RQP30_-_2017-07-19_11.25_AM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:44pm EST

Tim Murphy is an aspiring writer. He talks about his motivations and what it took for him to get working on the craft. 

We also talk about him being inspired by:

Black Elk Speaks 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Elk_Speaks

 

and the work of late writer/activist John Trudell

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Trudell

Direct download: RQP29mp3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:25pm EST

Me and James Blood kick it and talk about our first show as 6 Bronx Zoo. We chillin! Live from the basement. 

 

Follow him on twitter:

@jimmijamesOG

Soundcloud:

https://soundcloud.com/jimijamesmuzik

 

 

Direct download: RQP28_lowpart2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:34pm EST

In this episode I bring back John Duguay.

We talk about reconnecting with the culture and what he's been up to.

I met John while trying to get into the construction trades and instantly realized he needed to be on the Podcast. He has many good things to say about his journey and loves to telling stories.

Enjoy!

 

 

Direct download: RQP27dugay.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:02pm EST

In this episode I sit with local business owner Jill Styres and her friend Crystal. 

They talk about their trip to Standing Rock and why they chose to go. 

I found this conversation very informative from a first person perspective and it helped to understand more about the situation in Standing Rock.

 

 

Direct download: RQP26jillandcrystal.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:05pm EST

In this episode I sit my with my brother Isaac Murdoch. 

We talk about culture and his opinion on the Indian Act.

Isaac is an artist, activist and all around bushman. 

Enjoy!

Follow Isaac Murdoch on Twitter: @IsaacMurdoch1

Website: http://onamancollective.com/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Direct download: RQP25isaac.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:50pm EST

In this episode I sit and down with some of the members from my rap crew

6 Bronx Zoo. Dayha and James Blood kick it and we talk about some of the music

and motivation behind our styles. 

A fun time was had by all. Great to finally get this episode done. 

Enjoy!

 6BronxZoo Links:

soundcloud:

https://soundcloud.com/user-403692753

youtube:

https://youtu.be/xZNef_VX9SE

Direct download: RQP24sixbz.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:59pm EST

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