When We See Each Other

When We See Each Other

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When We See Each Other* is a bi-weekly podcast focused on work by Black, queer, trans, non-binary artists/writers from a broad range of genres — stretching from poetry to indie rock, pop, alternative, noise rock, hip hop, reggae, dance hall, metal, calypso, funk, etc. The show is sort of a mixed bag. There will be artist interviews to discuss artists’ process in relation to their craft while facing the struggles of being Black, queer, trans in an industry that doesn’t include themselves and their identities. It is an open forum for Black queer, trans, non-binary artists to share and expose their work. *as in, “When we see each other in the streets…” This podcast is produced by Stereoactive Media. “Nikkiesha interviews Black Cxspxr, artist and founder of the Black/trans label Trans Trenderz. This podcast is produced by Stereoactive Media. 00:00 – Intro/Sponsor 01:15 – “Trans Trender” – Blxck Cxsper 04:48 – START /// Interview: Blxck Cxsper on record label Trans Trenderz 07:18 – The meaning behind label name 10:14 – The Ghostly Beats Project and working with Studio G Brooklyn 14:25 – Helping Black/trans artists in the future 16:48 – Creating a legacy and documenting history 18:50 – Response to the label 20:17 – Breaking down barriers for Black/trans artists 23:38 – The history of Black/trans artists the industry and how that affects the future 26:05 – Reaching people outside of the community 32:18 – The changing landscape for Black/trans artists 33:40 – Taking it global 37:18 – The artists on the label 41:25 – The Montreal scene 43:08 – Upcoming releases 44:54 – Dual role as artist and label founder 47:36 – How has the pandemic affected plans? 49:31 – Where to find Trans Trenderz and Blxck Cxsper / wrapping up //// END 50:52 – Mic Break 51:07 – “5 Years From Now” – Blxck Cxsper 55:02 – “#NoDaysOff” – Blxck Cxsper 58:31 – “Cynical” – Blxck Cxsper feat. Jupiter Gray 61:14 – Outro/Sponsor 62:14 – Produced by Stereoactive Media 62:39 – Finish “

Recent Episodes

  • Ep 7: Blxck Cxsper + Trans Trenderz

    2 weeks ago
  • Ep 6: A Recap and New Music

    4 weeks ago
  • Ep 5: Witch Prophet

    1 month ago
  • Ep 4: NYALLAH

    2 months ago
  • Ep 3: Anjimile

    2 months ago
  • Ep 2: Getting My Feet Wet

    3 months ago
  • Ep 1: An Introduction

    3 months ago