Ep 5: Witch Prophet

Premiere DateAug 26, 2020
00:00 Intro/Sponsor
01:12 “MAKDA” Witch Prophet
03:19 START /// Interview w/ Witch Prophet / musical background
04:16 First song ever
06:02 About the album ‘DNA Activation’
08:12 About the track titles
10:07 Spiritual and Afro futuristic aspect of the album
12:24 About the album title
13:09 Producing the album
15:23 Effects of the pandemic
18:05 Playing live vs. in studio
19:08 How this album is different from previous work
20:30 Approach to creating music
22:12 Connection between music and identity
25:23 Recommended trans/queer/non binary artists
27:25 Being Black and queer in the music industry
30:28 Toronto’s queer scene
34:29 Artist comparisons heard the most / influences people may be surprised by
37:14 Genre differences
38:50 Future plans /// END
43:32 Mic break
43:58 “MUSA” (remix) Witch Prophet feat. Stas THEE Boss
47:03 Outro/Sponsor
48:03 Produced by Stereoactive Media
48:25 Finish

This week, Nikkie interviews Leilani of Witch Prophet about their album, ‘DNA Activation,’ as well as their experience in the music industry as a Black and queer artist based in Toronto.

This podcast is produced by Stereoactive Media.

Nikkiesha Nicole McLeod is a queer, non-binary Trinidadian singer-songwriter, percussionist and writer. They began playing the steel pan at the age of twelve when they convinced their parents to let them join the…