Straight to Amp’s ultimate mission was to (and still is) support the local artists and the amazing venues in our backyard by sharing their music as well as their stories. The podcast ran from late 2017 and published what would be it’s final episode in early 2019.

Straight to Amp Blog Posts

Episode 13 – Atlaas

We’re joined by the charming Heather Thomas of Atlaas and chit-chat about summer festivals, growing up with music and their self-titled album. Listen to the episode here

Episode 12 – Fozzy

Check out this very special episode where Fozzy lead Singer and WWE Superstar Chris Jericho discusses his memories of Winnipeg and Fozzy’s upcoming show at the Burton Cummings Theatre.

Episode 10 – House Handshake

A house full of love, laughter & talented musicians known as House Handshake sat down with us and told us their story.  Listen to our interview with them and learn the true meaning of family.

Episode 9 – Silence Kit

Grunge/Alt-Rockers Silence Kit has spent the summer gearing up for the release and tour of their newest EP “Kitty Kitty“.  Check out our interview with this handsome foursome and a track from their new single

Episode 6 – The Sturgeons

Derek and Alex sit down in our new studio space with Luke and Cal from The Sturgeons discussing their upcoming CD release, festivals, and so much more.

Episode 2- Bumping around St. Boniface

The boys chatter about on their first night out of 2018 visiting Club St and Le Garage Café over the weekend. Robert “Roberto” Crawford makes his debut on our second episode.

Episode 1- Straight To Amp

Episode #1 of Straight to Amp recorded November 2017. Meet Bryan, Derek, and Alex and they reminisce about their favorite bands and about growing up going to shows in Winnipeg.