YTunes Shuffle has been on the road auditioning the show for a bigger and better platform… explain where they have been.
Theo Manhattan, one of the sweetest most positive people in the Los Angeles Stand Up Scene stopped by to share his #Fave5. We learn all about his dad’s breakfast secret: pancakes and tacos and how his dad inspired his musical interests. Plus, there is nothing more fun than learning about the band names our friends came up with in high school. Theo shares his first gig, first love, and how a small town Minnesota kid came to Los Angeles with a dream to work in film and wound up in comedy.
takes us to Cuba, NY. Don’t click the link and see if you can [...]
Episode 53: Tuesday Thomas
Kicking off Season 3 in style with the self proclaimed “Punk Rock Cher,” Tuesday Thomas, comedian and producer of Los Angeles’ most successful live show Freak Show LA joins the gang!
She brings her Fave 5 songs and we loved the stories. Everything from sneaking mom’s medicine, to drugs, shitty relationships, the closest person to the Manson murders either Maggi or David has ever met, plus her philosophy on where to go from here, kids, and how much we all love Cher.
Plus, Maggi debuts a new feature called “YTunes Nugget,” where David picks one song out of our guests’ Fave 5 to get more information on the artist or song. See all 5 Nuggest on Facebook.
goes to Maggi’s birthplace of Princeton, NJ. Try not peak and guess along with Tuesday and Maggi. Then, find out the story of her First Concert, an [...]
Episode 52: Danny Vermont
Season 2 comes to a close with a whopper of a guest, Danny Vermont! He is a comedian and writer and you might recognize his work from “Real Time With Bill Maher,” “Politically Incorrect,” and “Pauly Shore’s Pauly-tics.”
We jump right into how Danny and Dave met…and then reconnected (without Facebook). His 5 songs bring us mostly back to the good old college days in Ithica New York. We learn about Danny’s high school years, his first open mic experience, how one famous comedian inspired him to go to college, growing up with a mom as a school teacher and about the dark secrets of Los Angeles.
Don’t think you won’t get a nice legalized pot talk in there…plus, takes us to Ethiopia and it’s a doozy. Try playing along before you click the links. Danny’s Gui [...]
Episode 51: Wolfie Trausch
Wolfie Trausch is a Los Angeles native who started acting at the age of 8! He has since moved into the voice over world and when he isn’t working as a voice actor, he makes extra cash as a voice over casting director and teaches seminars.
We dive right into his Fave 5 songs where we learn all about his non-existent musical upbringing. His parents were both teachers and made it difficult for him to ditch classes…but we do learn about the music he and his dad had in common and how he not only met his current b/f on Tinder, he is teaching his mom how to use the app too!
The group gets into an incredible discussion about weed and edibles in modern times and then Wolfie shares a song that he started listening to because he thought his crush was super into it.
We go to Croatia for this week’s episode of Band Or Bar before learning about a really embarrassing Guilty Pleasure. Wrapping up the show with First Concert and Last Co [...]
Episode 50: Shawna Baca
Shawna Baca is our guest this week; fresh off of directing a music video, currently in production with two documentaries, Shawna also manages to find time to organized the American Latin Film Festival sponsored by Nosotros, and also sits on the Advisory Board of the East Los Angeles Chicano Film Festival Cin Sin Fin.
Shawna is quite the “rock chick” with purple hair, but starts us off with an unending love for Madonna and closes the Fave 5 out with a Christmas song.
In between we talk going from being a straight A student, going into continuation school, learning about her close friends, how she gets back into public school and then what it was like going to college as an adult.
Her family has an interesting coicidence as she and her 5 year younger sister, share the same narrative where their fathers’ passed away as babies.
Band Or Bar takes us to Byron Bay Australia. Then we learn of her naughty Guilty Pleasure, First Conce [...]