Jason returns to the studio to give us an update on his comedy journey. It's going very well it seems. We talk about the progression of the jokes from straight raunchy to more of his everyday life based jokes. We also talk about the passing of Gwar band member Dave Brockie, a band that was very influential to a young Jason. Listen and enjoy.
What weighs 400lbs has corn rows, gold teeth and is as Funny as Hell? Well it's not Tristan Johnson... Now. Listen to his Incredible journey from the mean streets of Oakland to Comedy Stages around California. Very inspirational!
We've had all kinds of creators on The Junior & Leo Show in our near two year journey, but this is definitely a first! The guys welcome Impact, Teddy Graham, and Repellent representing the No Excuses Rap Battle League into the Big Z Broadcast Studio (West)! We talk about the sport of competitive lyrical jousting, how No Excuses got its start, how our guests got involved, and how No Excuses is being received by other battle rap leagues in the area. We have interesting conversations about battle rap's involvement with the Hip Hop culture, how important Nu Media like Youtube is to growing the league, and what the future holds. If you've ever been at all interested in battle rap, this is the episode for you! noexcusesbattles.com
Sandra Dolores returns to the show to discuss her new EP, Anima. We also talk about what she's gone through in the last year since her first appearance on the show; the process she underwent to get her EP finished; the decision to take fewer cover song gigs to focus on original material; and the importance of branding your self effectively. She also performs. For more about Sandra, be sure to check out her official website: SandraDolores.com
On this episode we welcome up-and-coming pop singer, Zach Van Dyck! We talk about what it's like to be a male pop artist in a market with a very small pop music scene; how networking is crucial to promoting yourself and getting your music made; and the struggles he's experienced for liking pop music growing up. Great talk, check it out!
On this Episode we have Comedian/Promoter Chadd Marty Beals and Comedian Phat Joe. We find out how Phat Joe went from his first open-mic to his third time on stage opening for Del Van Dyke. WTF! It's true so if your not opening by your third set your doing something wrong. We also find out about Chadd's rise from the ashes of a ruined life to being a Husband and a Father and Comedian/Promoter. Funny stuff.