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The New Wax Show airs each Tuesday @ 3pm on CHRY 105.5 FM. Listen live at chry.fm

Toronto music producer, Matthew Burnett is making some serious noise in the Hip Hop/R&B world. After teaming up with Boi-1da, Matthew has had the opportunity to work with big names like Drake, Jay Z, Lil Wayne, and Eminem. His work with Eminem got him a Grammy nomination and the pleasure of being apart of a diamond selling single! New Wax reporter Kapil Ghai sat down with the music producer to talk about his journey and where he is headed next with his producing career.

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This week’s artist spotlight is on the  one of the best, and most innovative jazz bands in Canada,”Midcoast.” The band’s unique sound combines influences ranging from the likes of Radiohead to the renown, Charlie Parker. New Wax reporter Anton Sardelich finds out how their influences have helped shape the unique sound of their new EP The Montreal Sessions.

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Working in the music industry over the last few years, Savvie  has helped establish a number of emerging Canadian artists. With her experience at BC Music and formal musical education she’s now taken the next step in her music career. New Wax reporter Anthony Salemi recently spoke with Savvie about her debut release album, Night Eyes, as well as, what lies ahead for the young artist.

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While growing up in GTA, Be embraced her passion for music. After graduating high school in 2007, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in music. While living in L.A., Marquis had the opportunity to work with pop artist Ke$ha and songwriter Robert Alan. After leaving L.A. and heading back home to the GTA, Marquis has had the opportunity to perform at Canada’s Walk of Fame, Wekfest and Honey Jam. In addition to her budding career as an artist, Marquis studied Entertainment Business Management at Metalworks Institute. New Wax reporter Stacy McLean caught up with the multi-faceted artist to go in-depth about her experiences, and find out what’s next.

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Recently winning Rap Recording of the Year at the Junos, Adam Bomb’s been called one of the greatest Canadian M.C’s of all time by the CBC. Bomb’s grooves are raw and gritty and he’s a supremely gifted storyteller who lyrics celebrate the struggles of everyday people. New Wax reporter Victor Otrovsky chats with Bomb about what its like to be a new MC coming up in the underground rap scene and his new self-titled mixtape with the group.

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Legendary Jazz bassist Dave Holland recently spent a week at York as an artist in residents, offering workshops to our students in the jazz program. His solo career has been illustrious, with his ‘Live At Birdland’ album often being called the greatest jazz recording of the 21st century by fans and critics. Jazz singer and New Wax reporter Natasha Roldán recently sat down with the humble legend to learn more about what drives his life and art.

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Colombian born Toronto jazz musician Natasha Roldan is vocally influenced by traditional Latin American and European music. She was live in studio performing “No Apologies”, “Love Swing”, and “Regret” off her debut EP, No Apologies. After her set, Roldán sat down with New Wax for an exclusive interview to discuss the release of the debut EP and her development as a jazz singer in the city.

Listen to the interview here!!! 

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New Wax reporter Kevin Akwamuzor interviews Toronto artist E-Carter, A local Toronto rapper who grew up in the Caribbean and has a dream to be in the major leagues. E carter is an artist who is willing to go above and beyond for the sake of music. He strongly believes in the power music has to influence others and wishes to make music that will last for ages.

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Our very own Tarick Glancy caught up with Kes Defenthaller from “Kes the Band,” of one of the hottest soca groups to come out of Trinidad and Tobago. This year Kes The Band celebrates ten years in the soca game and have many hit songs over their career. The band was recently in Toronto, playing the very last show at the Kool House.

The New Wax Show airs each Tuesday @ 3pm on CHRY 105.5 FM. Listen live at chry.fm

Field Trip Festival kicked off last year as a celebration for the tenth year anniversary of Arts and Crafts, however, it was so much fun that the folks over at A and C decided to do it all over again this year. We talked to Aaron Miller about the events and exhibitions going on June 7th & 8th at Fort York, and how they’ve taken it to a whole new level. Here’s Debra Schlegel talking to Aaron Miller.

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