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Immigrant stories. The hustle reinvented.

The Immigrant Hustle is a podcast hosted by emcees B Magic & Noyz. We bring together creatives from the worlds of music, film, fashion, education, food, and sports to talk about their stories of migration and artistic discovery.

The Immigrant Hustle Podcast The Immigrant Hustle Podcast

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Immigrant stories. The hustle reinvented.

The Immigrant Hustle is a podcast hosted by emcees B Magic & Noyz. We bring together creatives from the worlds of music, film, fashion, education, food, and sports to talk about their stories of migration and artistic discovery.

    S3 E13 - Gurdarshan "Saint Lion" Mangat

    S3 E13 - Gurdarshan "Saint Lion" Mangat

    In Season 3 Episode 13, B Magic & Noyz speak with mixed martial arts fighter Gurdarshan "Saint Lion" Mangat. In this episode, Gurdarshan discusses growing up in a small town in British Columbia, acting as a guide from a young age to help his parents learn English and navigate the customs of the Western world, being bullied and lacking confidence as kid, leaving behind the field of accounting to pursue mixed martial arts, fighting with ONE Championship, becoming peers with his idols, the lessons he's learned from defeat, and so much more.

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    Email - immigranthustlepod@gmail.com

    For more content, follow hosts B Magic & Noyz on Instagram:
    B Magic - instagram.com/thebrownmagician
    Noyz - instagram.com/noyzhiphop

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    Gurdarshan Mangat - instagram.com/saintlion

    • 1 hr 16 min
    S3 E12 - Revive Films

    S3 E12 - Revive Films

    In Season 3 Episode 12, B Magic & Noyz speak with Amrit Thind & Apal Sidhu of Revive Films. In this episode, Amrit & Apal share the stories of how their families migrated from Punjab to the Greater Toronto Area, the influence of Sikh arts and culture in their early years of development, how they got into photography & videography and established a creative partnership, their documentary focusing on how racialized communities are impacted by Quebec's ban on religious symbols (Bill 21), and so much more.

    Follow The Immigrant Hustle Podcast:
    Instagram - instagram.com/immigranthustlepod
    Email - immigranthustlepod@gmail.com

    For more content, follow hosts B Magic & Noyz on Instagram:
    B Magic - instagram.com/thebrownmagician
    Noyz - instagram.com/noyzhiphop

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    Amrit Thind - instagram.com/filmsbyamrit
    Apal Singh - instagram.com/apalsidhu
    Revive Films - instagram.com/revivefilms

    • 1 hr 16 min
    S3 E 11 - Real Sikh

    S3 E 11 - Real Sikh

    In Season 3 Episode 11, B Magic & Noyz are joined by emcee and battle rapper, Real Sikh. In this episode, Real Sikh talks about his parents' migration from India to New York and New Jersey, being introduced to battle rap through 8 Mile and Mobb Deep, building up his writing skills and confidence through battles at school, the amount of preparation that goes into a battle, how his identity plays into how he's been received as an artist, and so much more.

    Follow The Immigrant Hustle Podcast:
    Instagram - instagram.com/immigranthustlepod
    Email - immigranthustlepod@gmail.com

    For more content, follow hosts B Magic & Noyz on Instagram:
    B Magic - instagram.com/thebrownmagician
    Noyz - instagram.com/noyzhiphop

    Follow this week's guest:
    Real Sikh - instagram.com/realsikh99

    • 1 hr 9 min
    S3 E10 - Marvin Chan

    S3 E10 - Marvin Chan

    In Season 3 Episode 10, B Magic & Noyz speak with singer/songwriter/creative director of Trifecta Sound, Marvin Chan. In this episode, Marvin discusses his parents' migration from Hong Kong and Thailand to Canada as graduate students, growing up as one of the few Asian kids in his community in Regina, the influence of rock music on his songwriting and performance style, unifying the rock and hip-hop scenes in his city, the logistics of organizing a music festival from the ground up, the necessary elements required for healthy creative partnerships, touring globally as an indie artist, and so much more.

    Follow The Immigrant Hustle Podcast:
    Instagram - instagram.com/immigranthustlepod
    Email - immigranthustlepod@gmail.com

    For more content, follow hosts B Magic & Noyz on Instagram:
    B Magic - instagram.com/thebrownmagician
    Noyz - instagram.com/noyzhiphop

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    Marvin Chan - instagram.com/mervxxgotti
    Trifecta Sound - instagram.com/trifectasoundco

    • 1 hr 4 min
    S3 E9 - Skinny Local

    S3 E9 - Skinny Local

    In Season 3 Episode 9, B Magic & Noyz are joined by producer/filmmaker Bhaveek Makan aka Skinny Local. In this episode, Bhaveek discusses his childhood in apartheid-era South Africa, attending school in Durban as part of the first racially-integrated cohort, the culture shock of migrating from South Africa to Newfoundland, melding musical influences to create his own unique production style, being part of the booming arts scene in western Canada, his filmmaking process, and so much more.

    Follow The Immigrant Hustle Podcast:
    Instagram - instagram.com/immigranthustlepod
    Email - immigranthustlepod@gmail.com

    For more content, follow hosts B Magic & Noyz on Instagram:
    B Magic - instagram.com/thebrownmagician
    Noyz - instagram.com/noyzhiphop

    Follow this week's guest:
    Skinny Local - instagram.com/skinnylocalmusic

    • 1 hr 2 min
    S3 E8 - Rick Matharu & Harjot Ghuman-Matharu

    S3 E8 - Rick Matharu & Harjot Ghuman-Matharu

    Season 3 Episode 8 was the first ever live episode of The Immigrant Hustle, and it was recorded as part of Meta Arts Festival. In this episode, Noyz & B Magic were joined by chef/entrepreneur Rick Matharu, and poet/editor of Newest Magazine/creative director of The Glass Museum, Harjot Ghuman-Matharu. Rick and Harjot discuss their families moving from Punjab to the Greater Toronto Area, the importance of their mothers in their development as artists and business owners, creating honest art, the challenges of scaling up as an entrepreneur, investing in yourself, creating new platforms that more accurately reflect the experience of people of colour in Canada, and so much more.

    Follow The Immigrant Hustle Podcast:
    Instagram - www.instagram.com/immigranthustlepod
    Email - immigranthustlepod@gmail.com

    For more content, follow hosts B Magic & Noyz on Instagram:
    B Magic - www.instagram.com/thebrownmagician
    Noyz - www.instagram.com/noyzhiphop

    Follow this week's guests on Instagram:
    Rick Matharu - www.instagram.com/rickmatharu/
    Harjot Ghuman-Matharu - www.instagram.com/harjotghuman/

    • 1 hr 1 min

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