A weekly podcast that delivers engaging discussions and insights on life, love and music by some of Canada's top minds in entertainment and business. Engaging with our local community and the music we love; because it’s in our DNA!
Defining the sound of your brand
Shez Mehra, VP of Growth at Songtradr gives us a comprehensive breakdown on how to define your Brands sound & on the flip side what this does to the customer experience.
To listen to the full episode check out episode #171
The Cultural Significance of learning music
Corey Butler, professor at the esteemed York University chats about the importance of learning and teaching culturally relevant music!
Corey Butler: Maestro of Melody and Musical Visionary
In this episode, we are honored to host Corey Butler, the visionary Founder and Executive Director of Zamar Music Inc. Corey brings a wealth of experience, having served as the Musical Director of the Juno Award-winning Toronto Mass Choir for over a decade. His songwriting collaborations include the esteemed Carvin Winans, a Grammy Award-winning Hall of Fame inductee.
As a prolific pianist, music professor at York University, and accomplished producer, Corey has left an indelible mark on the Canadian music scene. Join us as we explore his journey, from playing alongside legends like Jackie Richardson to curating docu-concert performances that celebrate love, equity, and diversity. Corey Butler's impact on music education and performance is nothing short of extraordinary, making this episode a must-listen for music enthusiasts and aspiring artists alike.
Life after near death with David Ditchfield
Today's episode features, painter, composer and author of SHINE ON David Ditchfield. We chat about David surviving a life changing near death experience, his recovery both physically and spiritually, and the inspiration behind his art.
Social Media links
David’s Website: https://www.shineonthestory.com
David on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/david_ditchfield/
David on Threads: https://www.threads.net/@david_ditchfield
David on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/DavidDitchfieldNDE
David on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DavidDitchfieldNDE
David on SoundCloud: https://www.soundcloud.com/davidditchfield
David on X: https://twitter.com/DavidDitchfield
Global music licensing for artists and music buyers: Songtradr
In this episode meet Shez Mehra, Vice President and Head of Growth at Songtradr.
Shez's journey through the music industry is nothing short of remarkable. His career took off as Drake's first DJ, propelling him into the heart of the music scene. With a unique blend of musical insight and an innate understanding of industry trends, Shez has since become a driving force behind the innovative developments in the intersection of music, technology, and film.
His expertise extends beyond the realm of technology – it delves into the very fabric of culture and artistry.
From sparking discussions about the evolving nature of creativity to challenging preconceived notions about the human touch in art, the conversation promises to be thought-provoking and enlightening.
Oaktone "Stage tools for storytellers": Founder Jeff Caylor
This weeks episode features Jeff Caylor founder of Oaktone. Jeff is also a music producer and Ableton Live specialist currently living and working in Hong Kong. With writing and production credits on more than 10 albums and several more singles, his most recent commercial work has focused on artists local to Hong Kong.
An Ableton Certified Trainer since 2013, Jeff focuses on solutions that exploit technology to support the story, deploy automation to enhance the message and free the performer to focus on the room.
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I love any live show they've done and the pod is dope!
Love this show! Can't wait to see this grow!