33 episodes

Welcome to Humans of Amplify: Podcast Edition. Get to know artists, community members and Amplify enthusiasts through our first ever podcast. Find out what drives them to create, what draws them to their art form of choice and what it's like to share their art with their peers.

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Welcome to Humans of Amplify: Podcast Edition. Get to know artists, community members and Amplify enthusiasts through our first ever podcast. Find out what drives them to create, what draws them to their art form of choice and what it's like to share their art with their peers.

    S2 Ep. 17 Learning to be Kind W/Kathleen!!

    S2 Ep. 17 Learning to be Kind W/Kathleen!!

    In this episode Kierra and Kathleen (Amplify's coordinator) sit down to talk about Kathleen’s origins and inspiration for working to support youth artists, the importance of exclamations in emails, what it takes to be kind, and their top amplify moments! Make sure to follow @amplifystalbert to keep up to date with future projects and events!

    • 45 min
    S2 Ep. 16 Behind the Scenes with Caitlin North

    S2 Ep. 16 Behind the Scenes with Caitlin North

    For this week's episode, Amy and Ange chat with The Arden Theatre's Programming Presenter, Caitlin North. Tune in to hear about what happens behind the scenes of your favourite live performances, as well as Caitlin's stories about punk rock Ukrainian bands and the Arkells sleeping on her floor.

    Learn more about Amplify here!

    • 25 min
    S2 Ep. 15 Live Your Truth W/PLEASEBENICE

    S2 Ep. 15 Live Your Truth W/PLEASEBENICE

    In this episode Kierra sits down and has a chat with artist PLEASEBENICE and they talk about life, weird dreams, PLEASEBENICE’s latest works and projects, the key to living your best life, and Kierra has a very important PSA regarding toasters! Go check out PLEASEBENICE wherever you find your music and on Instagram @pleasebeniceyo

    • 40 min
    S2 Ep. 14 Little Tiny Magazines with Piper Keyes

    S2 Ep. 14 Little Tiny Magazines with Piper Keyes

    In this week's episode, Zak learns all about zines, thanks to the help of avid zine producer, Piper Keyes. They go over what exactly are zines, their historical significance and why they are making a come back. The convo strays into horror movies and poetry, as they discuss the themes of Piper's work. They also talk about medium's impact in both the punk and political worlds. 

    Check out Piper's zines at www.helhest.weebly.com 

    • 38 min
    S2 Ep. 13 Understanding The Process with Colin Salcedo

    S2 Ep. 13 Understanding The Process with Colin Salcedo

    This week, Ayla sat down with local musician Colin Salcedo to talk about the different processes of writing, creating and performing music. In this episode they discuss the challenges of writing and producing original music as well as different methods to help new performers build up courage.

    Check out Colin's Instagram: @salsa_colin_music

    • 22 min
    S2 Ep. 12 Crossover with Gaywire on CJSR 88.5 FM!!!

    S2 Ep. 12 Crossover with Gaywire on CJSR 88.5 FM!!!

    This week, we're trying something new and doing a crossover episode with Gaywire on CJSR! Ash and Artemis
    , double agents on both shows, will be talking about how art is part of one's identity just like being 2SLGBTQIA+! Gaywire's episode will be released tomorrow on all streaming platforms and you can also listen to it on CJSR 88.5 FM tomorrow (July 29, 2021) at 6pm MST!

    Learn more about Gaywire here!
    Learn more about Amplify here!

    Recorded on July 17, 2021

    • 30 min

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