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“I really enjoyed chatting with Karim and Gregg. The music industry is full of people who used to be music fans and now do math for a living. By contrast, these guys are genuinely excited and curious about music and the people who make it.”

Dan Mangan – Singer Songwriter

“That’s was really fun. You made it good. You made it interesting.”

Christopher Ward – Songwriter, Musician, Original Much Music VJ


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(in the interest of full disclosure, these pictures were taken more than a couple years ago)

Karim Kanji

The über fan (music, not the ride sharing app).

Gregg Tilston

The recovering 80s/90s, hair band musician.

Randoms Interviews From The Archives

Welcome To The Music

Previous Guests Include:

Adam Weitner | AstroLab Studio
Adrian Sutherland | Midnight Shine
Ajay Massey of U.N. Jefferson
Alan Cross | Broadcaster and Music Historian
Alex Krotx | Indie Music Producer and  Engineer
Altered By Mom
Amai Kuda et Les Bois
Amin Bhatia | Composer
Andrae “Charles” Dawns aka Charles Rupupum
Andrew Smith | Toronto, Lost Music City
Andrew Turner
Angel Baribeau | Indigenous Singer/Songwriter
Art Bergmann | Canadian Punk Icon
Bad Breed | Ferocious Love
Bad Skin | All Girl Punk Rock
Barney Bentall | Singer-Songwriter
Bif Naked – Canada’s Queen of Punk Rock
Bill Cosgrave | Love Her Madly: Jim Morrison, Mary, and Me
Bob Wiseman | Musician, Teacher, Filmmaker
Brad Bradford | TMAC Chair
Brad Merritt | 54-40
Bree Taylor
Cameron Gordon | Completely Ignored Podcast
Chin Injeti | Musician and Producer
Chris Birkett | Award Winning Producer
Chris Duncombe | The Washboard Union
Christopher Ward
Count Klassy | Hip Hop Artist
Craig Northey | Odds
Crystal Shawanda
Dan Mangan | Musician | Entrepreneur
Danny Miles | July Talk
Darby Wheeler | Hip Hop Evolution
Darryl Hurs | Indie Week & CD Baby
Dave Bidini | West End Phoenix and Rheostatics
David Gray
David Less: Author of Memphis Mayhem
David McPherson – Author
David Strickland | Spirit of Hip Hop
Domanique Grant | Singer-Songwriter
Dr. Nadia Azar | DRUMMER Lab
Ebonnie Rowe | Honey Jam
Econoline Crush | Trevor Hurst
Ed The Sock
Eric Alper | Music Publicist
Eric Shenkman – Spin Doctors Songwriter and Guitarist
Erica Ehm
Farley Flex
Greg Carron | eCommerce Manager for Hip Hop brands
Greg Godovitz | Goddo
Greg Nisbet | Reflecting on Neil Peart of Rush
Harvey Lisberg
Jason Wilson | Reggae Artist and Historian
Jay Douglas | Reggae Superstar
Jeff Burrows | The Tea Party
Jeff Teravainen
Jennifer Buchanan | Music Therapist
Jim Creeggan | Barenaked Ladies
Joe Cash – Singer-Songwriter and Videographer
John Arezzi | Mat Memories
John Barnard | Director of Bachman Documentary
John Borra
John Gibbons
John Orpheus | Musician and Author
Jonny Dovercourt | Any Night Of The Week
Josie Dye | Indie88 Morning Show
Julian Taylor | Singer-Songwriter
Justine Giles | Singer Songwriter
Kandle | Singer-Songwriter
Kelsi Mayne | Country Music Star
Ken Tizzard | The Watchmen and Thornley
Kevin Comeau | Crown Lands
Keysha Freshh | Hip Hop’s Kid Sister
Kim Mitchell | Canadian Rock Icon
KTheChosen | Hip Hop and Spoken Word
Laurie LeBlanc | Country Music Star
Lexxicon | R&B and Dancehall
Lily Frost
Lulu Simon | Singer Songwriter
Maestro Fresh Wes – The Godfather of Canadian Hip Hop
Marc Jordan
Mark Howard | Producer & Recording Engineer
Martha and the Muffins
Martin Popoff | Rush Trilogy Author
Meg Warren | Musician, Songwriter, Producer
Micah Barnes | International Jazz Superstar
Michael Barclay – Author
Michael Williams | Much Music and The Doc
Mike Boguski | Blue Rodeo
Moe Berg | The Pursuit of Happiness
Neil Osborne | 54-40
Neon Bloom | Rock/Synth Quartet
Nicole Simone
Richard Bienstock | Nöthin’ But a Good Time
OKAN |Afro-Cuban Jazz
Orphan George aka Steve Davis of Before The Flood
Our Lady Peace
Owen Barney | Country Musician
Parvaaz – India’s most exciting band
Patricia O’Callaghan
Paul Chin | Polaris Music Prize Nominated Producer
Raina Douris | NPR
Ray Chelstowski | Former Publisher Rolling Stone
Renée Wynter
REVIVAL69 | The Concert that Rocked the World
Richard Crouse | Music Docs and Soundtracks
Rik Emmett | Musician and Author
Robyn Stewart | WIMC
Rock N’ Roll True Stories
Roger Mooking | Musician, Chef, and TV Host
Romana | Singer, Songwriter, Artist
Ron Sexsmith | Your Favourite Songwriter’s Favourite Songwriter
Sam Reid | Glass Tiger
Sass Jordan
Sean Kelly | Don’t Call it Hair Metal
Simon Law | Soul II Soul
Skye Wallace | Singer-Songwriter
Spoons | Gord Deppe and Sandy Horne
Stephen Fearing | Singer-Songwriter
Stevie Salas | RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked The World
Storry | JUNO-Nominated Artist
STORRY | Multidisciplinary Artist
The Flyer Vault | Daniel Tate
The Meaning Of Metallica | William Irwin
The Real George Michael | Simon Napier Bell
The Standstills | SHOCKWAVE
Tom Beaujour | Nöthin’ But a Good Time
Tom Stephen | The Jeff Healey Band
Tom Wilson – Award Winning Musician, Painter, Author
Twin Flames | Singer-Songwriters
Two Left Feet
U.N. Jefferson | Ajay Massy and Justin Abedin
Uncle Neil
velours | Alt Pop Singer Songwriter
Vin Rock | Naughty by Nature
Zaki Ibrahim | South African-Canadian Singer-Songwriter
Zenesoul | Soul Artist