Osama Com Laude (OCL)
Osama Com Laude (OCL) is one of the pioneers of hip-hop and rap in Pakistan. He is also a medical doctor and an avid sports fan. In this episode of Sportageous Vinyl, OCL talks about his love for basketball, the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant, the WWE (all his favourite wrestlers and matches), and of course, his music career. All the way from who he sees as the next big thing in Pakistani hip-hop to how he blames Gully Boy for its negative impacts on the genre in the region and much much more. OCL also performs an exclusive freestyle for us on the podcast, talks about potential acting gigs and makes a HUGE public announcement for the very first time.
Hasnain Ali (Auj)
Hasnain Ali of Auj is so much more than just the bassist of Auj. He has great adventures to share from his ventures into the world of deep sea swimming, and he also enjoys wrestling. We talk about his experience as a bassist and what’s next with Auj. Find out everything about him, his sports interests and his music career in this episode of Sportageous Vinyl.
Dave Benedict of Default | Bonds of Mara
Dave Benedict rose to fame with his band Default, which sold over a million records worldwide. Their songs have also graced sports including wrestling and NHL. Although, music meant that Dave had to focus solely on music, in this episode we discuss the sports-music connection, Default’s reunion and his new band, Bonds of Mara.
Ahmed Zawar of E Sharp
Ahmed Zawar needs no introduction. Hailing from Karachi, Pakistan, he impressed the audience at season 4 of Pepsi Battle of the Bands with strong performances. What a lot don’t know is that Ahmed is also a devout cricket follower, press play to hear as we take you on a journey of music and sports