Chris "Shockwave" Sullivan's episodes

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Let's Talk About Me, Baby EP 32: Shockwave AKA “BeatBox 101”

October 5, 2016

READY FOR SOME FREESTYLE RAPS? LET’S GO!! Live and Direct from New York City Human Beatboxer/Vocal Percussionist Chris Sullivan AKA Shockwave (Freestyle Love Supreme, The Electric Company) stops by Utkarsh’s hotel before their SOLD OUT SHOW with Freestyle Love Supreme …

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Shock And Awesome Lacamoire – The Room Where it *Happens*

May 11, 2016

The man behind the music, Alex Lacamoire is not only the music director/orchestrator of Hamilton, but he is currently the music supervisor of Dear Evan Hansen and *woman in a red dress emoji* music directing/”cubanizing” Carmen Jones. His work can …

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April 5, 2016

Half the size and bursting with music, this season finale is a compilation of musical features from every guest and their ‘Shock and Awesome’ theme song from Season Two!!! Sample them all!!! Featured songs play in the order of guest …

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Shock And Awesome Wayne Brady – Bucket List

March 29, 2016

Master improviser Wayne Brady goes way beyond yes-anding as he writes his own script/score to life and shows no signs of slowing down. Join us as he shares and performs his secrets to freestyle rapping, inspires with his tremendous career …

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Shock And Awesome Steve Williams – A Peculiar Howl

March 24, 2016

Another treasure from the Goldishack, Steve Williams is not only an incredible singer with several musical projects (of which we delve into) but he’s a genuine, grit of the Earth, New Yorker kinda guy. Whether it’s his method of songwriting …

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Shock And Awesome mc chris – Tour de Force

March 15, 2016

Passing through New York City on his national tour, mc chris gives us his only free hour to talk Adult Swim discoveries, Upright Citizens Brigade collaborations, songwriting processes and his FANtastic base of supporters. Stay tuned till the end for …

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Shock And Awesome Erin and her Cello – and her Fellow!

March 8, 2016

“Quirky, vivacious, and undeniably unique,” says Strings Magazine and they are undoubtedly correct! The songs of Erin Hall are hilariously real — from detoxing away the day job to keeping your nails clipped. She and her insanely talented …

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Shock And Awesome Moondrunk – Scene Partners

March 2, 2016

Andrew and Ashley took the roundabout way from an acting class to a theatrical premiere. Meeting as scene partners and quickly becoming Moondrunk, their natural chemistry, mutually busy minds and bass support from Yair Evnine made quite the winning combination.

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Shock And Awesome Lady Rizo – Seduction of the Asses

February 23, 2016

From communes to cruise ships and festivals to theaters around the world, Lady Rizo has been feeding hearts and hormones of all kinds for over a decade with her powerful voice and sexy demeanor. Now newly a mother, the feeding …

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Shock And Awesome Arthur Lewis – Beyond Lyrics

February 16, 2016

Improvisation, inspiration, and innovation… three parts that make up the songwriting process of Arthur Lewis. Learn and enjoy the ups and downs of his musical process, his quickthinking fingers and smooth-like-butter voice with lyrics that oftentimes words cannot …

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Shock And Awesome Rabbi D – Hip Hop Diplomacy

February 9, 2016

Tables get turnt and styles are freed with rapper, dj, beatboxer, and educator, Rabbi Darkside. We travel back in time to when CBGB’s rocked The Bowery and back to the present where Freestyle Mondays STILL rules the underground.

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Shock And Awesome Janet Krupin – Wine and Umbrellas

February 8, 2016

From performing on Broadway to being drunk in the rain, every situation can have powerful consequences. Janet takes these moments in stride, delight and with an incredible voice and songwriting ability. Recorded at The Goldishack, …

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Shock And Awesome FIRST BEST (of Awesome) – Noah Scalin

December 9, 2015

Celebrate 10 episodes of Shock and Awesome with a MEGAMIXTAPE of songs from the previous 9 artists fine blended into a creative conversation with visual artist Noah Scalin. See ya in 2016 – Until then, enjoy your holidayzzz and “keep …

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Shock And Awesome Molly Pope – Capitalized in Quotes

December 2, 2015

Swipe right on an ascendant gay icon! Molly Pope likes your podcast. This woman-diva has a HUGE voice and, like most of us, uses an upper-case performance persona (social media?) to filter the lower case person behind it.

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Shock And Awesome UTK – Adapt and Conquer

November 25, 2015

Utkarsh Ambudkar traces his evolution from student to actor to battle-rapper to singer/songwriter to ALL OF THE ABOVE. *Ladies and Gentlemen, Caucasian and Melanin* – This episode is sponsored by “No Small Talk” with DJ Cypha Sounds at …

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Shock And Awesome James Iglehart – Genie in a Podcast

November 17, 2015

Star of Broadway/Disney’s “Aladdin”, James Monroe Iglehart shares the development process of his TONY award winning role, the power of miracles and his incredible (possibly unhealthy) obsession with comic books. Who will win in the one-man improvised DC vs. Marvel BATTLE-RAP?!?! Submit …

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Shock And Awesome Kenyon Phillips – Life and Death

November 10, 2015

He’s been hailed as the new Lou Reed; Kenyon Phillips is open, electric and overflowing with positive unashamed energy. We discuss his unique, theatrical approach to developing an autobiographical stage show and using addiction to fuel artistic pursuit.

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Shock And Awesome D-Cross – Scratchin’ Tracks

November 3, 2015

Ya never heard a vocal scratch like this! This week’s guest is D-Cross, a beatboxer and vocal/visual artist, who defintiely was a DJ in another life. Enjoy his knowledge of hip-hop culture, our discussion of the global beatboxing scene and …