about the podcast

“…it’s rewarding, relaxing, fulfilling to engage with Vish, as the exchanges have always been just rife with that rarest rarity: communication.”
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy
“[actor Luke Kirby] also likes ‘Kreative Kontrol‘ with Vish Khanna for its ‘in-depth interviews with an astounding range of musicians, comedians and authors. Dynamic and hard-to-come-by guests.'” 
New York Times

“Best of 2019: Podcasts we loved this year”
CBC’s Podcast Playlist
“…Khanna lives in Canada, so his take is especially interesting…”
– a feature in A.V. Club’s Podmass
“10 Essential Episodes of Kreative Kontrol with Vish Khanna featuring Canadian musicians”

vish has a number of questions for interesting people who provide a number of answers. Musicians, comedians, writers, politicians, athletes, and more are featured on this regularly scheduled podcast. For the latest episodes and a look at our history, please visit Episodes/Guest List.


“Good journalism”
Raekwon the Chef 
“How to Keep Your Podcast Going for 500 Episodes”
– Spotify (2019)
Do You Compute, his extensive and comprehensive documentary on Drive Like Jehu, could be the best audio rock doc ever made”
CBC’s Podcast Playlist

Kreative Kontrol is part of the Entertainment One Podcast Network and is available via the podcast platform you like best, including:

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Kreative Kontrol t design by Gillian Wilson


“Music Podcasts for Your DIY Heart”
Post-Trash (2018)

One of “The Year’s Best Music Podcasts”
CBC (2016) Chart Attack (2014)

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The show is named after a truly excellent song by the band Hot Snakes, which is easily one of the most remarkable four-piece rock bands to ever exist. You can hear this song on their astounding album Audit in Progress.



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