CanaryPod: Topple Uncaged meets… Micah Shemaiah – Part One
THIS PODCAST CONTAINS LANGUAGE AND CONTENT SOME PEOPLE MAY FIND OFFENSIVE. THE VIEWS EXPRESSED IN THIS EPISODE ARE THE OPINIONS OF THE HOST AND GUESTS.
Welcome to series two of #ToppleUncaged!
Every week, The Canary will be bringing you an innovative podcast for the media landscape; hosted by me, Steve Topple.
I’ve got a two-part treat for you because I had the opportunity to interview one of the most important artists of a generation: Micah Shemaiah. Here’s part one.
Mr Topple x Micah Shemaiah: Part One
Micah’s been one of the most prolific and influential roots reggae artists of recent years. Searingly conscious, musically ingenious and with a stunning back catalogue to boot, he has blazed a trail in terms of message music. Moreover, Micah is a passionate advocate of vinyl, leading the way in promoting this form of music release. But it is perhaps his worldview which is most profound. Micah is a highly skilled orator with an almost unparalleled depth of though in the music industry. He is currently set to release The Forgotten Scrolls, a three-part series of vinyl music.
So, I caught up with him for a two-part special of the #ToppleUncaged podcast. In this, part one, we discussed The Forgotten Scrolls, the music industry, artificial intelligence and technology, the cult of celebrity and more. Part two will be released very soon!
CanaryPod: #ToppleUncaged meets… Micah Shemaiah – Part One show notes:
Presented, produced and edited by Steve Topple.
Sound engineering by Gav Pauze.
Zions Gates by Micah Shemaiah via JahSolidRock Music:
Buy The Forgotten Scrolls Volume 1.
Find out more about Micah.
Read Pauze Radio‘s bio of him.
Follow Micah on Facebook and Insta.
Follow on Twitter:
Steve Topple @MrTopple; The Canary @TheCanaryUK; Micah Shemaiah @MicahShemaiah; Nicola Jeffery @NicolaCJeffery; Gav Pauze @PauzeRadio; Rai Star Music @rai_star113
Use the hashtags #ToppleUncaged #CanaryPod
Find out more about Gav Pauze and browse his vinyl store.
Topple Uncaged Theme Music: Lost Souls by Lee Wrizzle.
Legal by Micah Shemaiah and Rassi Hardknocks via Reggaeville:
Featured image via Steve Topple, Maurice – Wikimedia and Micah Shemaiah
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