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About to Break

By Taylor Hughes

About to Break features conversations with artists and entertainers discussing the ups and downs of life in the biz. Tune in as we talk about the challenges of trying to break into the industry before the industry breaks us.

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    Episode 78: Executive Producer David Doyle is About to Break over Winning Emmys , Performing Comedy Clubs & Rediscovering Magic as an Adult.20 June 2018
    59:14
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    Episode 77: Charles Peachock is About to Break over Juggling on Americas Got Talent , Performing Cruises & Creating Audio Ape.13 June 2018
    1:09:54
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    Episode 76: Musician Vance Fite is About to Break over Being a Musician in other peoples bands, Creating his own Projects and Trying to balance it all.6 June 2018
    1:31:10
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    Episode 75: The New Bad Boys of Magic are About to Break over Being Birthday Party Magicians, Getting kicked out of UCB and Being Too Edgy for TV.30 May 2018
    1:02:36
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    Episode 74: Chris Mitchell is About to Break over Being a Magician, Acting on TV and being tempted by Hot Dog on a Stick!23 May 2018
    1:07:01
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    Episode 73: Production Manager PJ Culbreth is About to Break over Tour Managing Rock Bands, Being forced to play bass & Realizing there is more to life than what he thought.16 May 2018
    1:27:58
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    Episode 72: Adam Wylie is About to Break over being a Child Actor, Playing a Gilmore Guy & Becoming the voice of Peter Pan.9 May 2018
    1:10:00
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    Episode 71: Morgan Jay is About to Break over Being a Musical Comedian , Performing College Shows & Hosting the Relationship Status Podcast.2 May 2018
    1:07:42
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    Episode 70: Benjamin Schrader is About to Break over starring in the Book of Mormon on Broadway, Meeting Ian McKellen & Creating Magic Bar LA.25 April 2018
    1:26:42
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    Episode 69: Part 2 Chipper Lowell is About to Break over Writing for David Copperfield, Growing up in the Circus and Performing on TV.18 April 2018
    2:21:10
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    Episode 68: Part 1 Chipper Lowell is About to Break over Touring the World, Growing up in the Circus and Performance Pet Peeves.11 April 2018
    1:48:11
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    Episode 67: Jeff Civillico is About to Break over having his own Vegas Show, Running a non profit & trying to Juggle Everything.4 April 2018
    1:13:51
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    Episode 66: Comedian Andrew Delman is About to Break over Quitting Magic, Learning to Stand Up and Being a commercial Actor in LA3 April 2018
    1:06:33
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    Episode 65: Rock N Roll Hair stylist Shaun Hale is About to Break over Being a Hardcore hairstylist, Playing Bass in our High school Garage Band and going back to school.21 March 2018
    1:12:16
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    Episode 64: Drumming Legend Kenny Aronoff is About to Break over Being a Studio Musician, Quitting the Symphony and Getting the next gig.13 March 2018
    1:02:58
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    Episode 63: Illusionist Alex Ramon is About to Break over Being the Ringmaster for Ringling Brothers, Trying to Fool Penn & Teller and Logging more miles than most performers.7 March 2018
    1:11:08
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    Episode 62: Juggler and Speaker Chris Ruggiero is About to Break over Juggling in the snow, performing free shows in New York & Learning to do Everything.28 February 2018
    53:39
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    Episode 61: Magician Mark James is About to Break over Performing at the Magic Castle, Making a living in entertainment & Hammering a nail in his face.21 February 2018
    1:39:17
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    Episode 60: Bob Goff Author of Love Does is About to Break over Loving Everyone, Being a Recovering Lawyer & Building Schools in Africa.14 February 2018
    49:23
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    Episode 59: Improvisor & TV Writer Lynne Stanko is About to Break over the cost of Living in LA, Being a Funny person with Depression & Starting a non profit to reach out.7 February 2018
    1:08:53
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    Episode 58: Hollywood Prop Builder Jim Logiudice is About to Break over building jet packs for the Rocketeer, Making Pianos for Lady Gaga and Refurbishing Disneyland Memorabilia.31 January 2018
    1:08:23
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    Episode 57: The Watsons: Hollywood’s First Family24 January 2018
    31:25
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    Episode 56: Ask us Anything with The Fetching Katie Hughes17 January 2018
    1:27:37
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    Episode 55: Magician Titou is About to Break over leaving France, using a baguette as a magic wand and still needing a green card.10 January 2018
    1:15:25
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    Episode 54: Comedian/Speaker Adam Christing is About to Break over Performing Clean Comedy, Writing Books and turning bad gigs around.3 January 2018
    1:00:46
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    Episode 53: Karen Cheung is About to Break over managing things at the Greek Theater, Working with Actors and being a Female in Hollywood.20 December 2017
    1:30:18
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    Episode 52: Magician Siegfried Tieber is About to Break over Creating his one man show, performing at the Magic Castle and unexpected car accidents.13 December 2017
    57:20
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    Episode 51: Guitarist Aaron Abeyta is About to Break over auditioning for NOFX, learning improv comedy and doing cartoon voice overs.6 December 2017
    50:30
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    Episode 50: Variety Performer & Producer Scot Nery is About to Break over Hosting a weekly Hollywood show, Creating Boobietraps and Being an entertainment consultant.29 November 2017
    1:06:18
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    Episode 49: Music Producer Daniel Ornellas is About to Break over producing records for others, years of touring and learning to hustle.15 November 2017
    49:11
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    Episode 48: Celebrity Publicist Michael Levine is About to Break over Growing up with Dyslexia, Refusing to be a victim and Making the world an offer it can’t refuse.8 November 2017
    39:13
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    Episode 47: Magician Adam Wilber is About to Break over performing at the Magic Castle for the first time, Paying the bills as a performer and creating unbelievable magic.1 November 2017
    1:25:03
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    Episode 46: Actress Amy Ruffle is About to Break over Auditions in Australia, Becoming a Mermaid and Moving to Los Angeles.25 October 2017
    1:15:17
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    5 min Monday for October 23 - Dealing with insecurity23 October 2017
    5:06
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    Episode 45: Actor and Magician Jonathan Levit is About to Break over being a Magic Consultant for Burt Wonderstone, Now You See Me and Being a TV Host.18 October 2017
    1:13:53
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    5 Min Monday for October 1616 October 2017
    5:05
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    Episode 44: Motivational Speaker Josh Sundquist is About to Break over surviving cancer, having one leg and just wanting to motivate others.11 October 2017
    1:18:33
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    Episode 43: Magician Arthur Trace is About to Break over the TV show Masters of Illusion, Creating original magic and Finding your own way in the entertainment business.4 October 2017
    1:11:04
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    5 min Monday for October 2, 20172 October 2017
    5:02
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    Episode 42: Post Modern Vaudevillian Michael Rayner is About to Break over Balancing Wheel Barrows, Spinning Cheeseburgers and Warming up TV Audiences.27 September 2017
    1:06:19
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    5 Minute Monday for September 25th25 September 2017
    5:03
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    Episode 41: Photographer Sarah Hoag is About to Break over Wedding Photography, Moving out of California and Dealing with Imposter Syndrome.20 September 2017
    1:05:14
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    5 minute Monday for September 18, 2017 - Art is not found in perfection18 September 2017
    5:01
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    Episode 40: Magical Comedy artist Nick Paul is About to Break over Rent prices in LA, Performing on Cruise Ships and Losing money on Fringe Shows.13 September 2017
    1:13:29
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    5 Minute Monday for September 11. 201711 September 2017
    5:05
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    Episode 39: Visual Effects Coordinator Tyler Cordova is About to Break over making Thor, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Iron Man 3.6 September 2017
    44:26
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    Episode 38: Comedian Matt McCarthy is About to Break over performing stand up , acting in Los Angeles and people not understanding Pro Wrestling.30 August 2017
    1:38:14
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    Episode 37: Singer Songwriter Tim Myers is About to Break over starting the band One Republic, going solo and writing lyrics about real life.23 August 2017
    59:22
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    Episode 36: About to Break Podcast Live from the Pomona Art Walk!16 August 2017
    1:25:13
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    Bonus Episode: Pitching Jokers & Aces with Eddie Furth11 August 2017
    25:38
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    Episode 35: Director, Writer and Producer Stephanie McBain is About to Break over working 2 day jobs, moving to LA, and directing her first feature film.9 August 2017
    1:01:24
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    Episode 34: Magician Jimmy H is About to Break over performing at birthday parties, Auditioning to be a Monster, and Having a split personality.2 August 2017
    1:00:52
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    Episode 33: Comedian Adam Grabowski is About to Break over Americas Got Talent, touring college shows, and dealing with depression.26 July 2017
    1:47:05
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    Episode 32: Drummer Emmanuel E-man Cervantes is About to Break over Playing Drums professionally, keeping time for Andy Grammer, and hearing music he made during the Apple Keynote18 July 2017
    1:12:40
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    Episode 31: Charles Wills is About to Break over the Special Effects industry, making the Gorburger Show, and Hanging out at Snoop dogs compound.12 July 2017
    1:44:41
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    Episode 30: John Flynn is About to Break over Directing one person shows, Becoming a great storyteller and Dancing with pitchforks.5 July 2017
    1:10:24
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    Episode 29: Dana Daniels is About to Break over working with a bird, TSA security and performing for scientists28 June 2017
    1:33:13
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    Episode 28: Scott Tokar is About to Break over Trade Show Magic, Digital Photography and creating Bob Schmecktton?21 June 2017
    1:27:57
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    Episode 27: Bobby Hartry is About to Break over producing great music, hard drive crashes and illegal downloads14 June 2017
    1:18:12
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    Episode 26: Eric Buss is About to Break over internet trolls, finding confidence and building his own props.7 June 2017
    1:31:28
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    Episode 25: Greg Bennick is About to Break over Drunken Clowns, Coin Collectors and just Juggling everything.31 May 2017
    1:07:45
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    Episode 24: Tobin from the band Flatfoot 56 is About to Break over the idea of Christian music, remaining authentic and dealing with record labels.24 May 2017
    1:14:45
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    Episode 23: Live Show recap and a Road Trip17 May 2017
    48:25
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    Episode 22: Keith Coast is About to Break over Living in an RV, learning to breathe fire and finding your own normal.10 May 2017
    1:32:42
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    Episode 21: Jason McNichols is About to Break over Parking in Downtown, Clothes in Cartoons and Living Someone else’s dream.3 May 2017
    1:17:10
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    Episode 20: Noah Culver is About to Break over Reality TV, Creative Marketing and just needing to be outdoors more.26 April 2017
    2:09:54
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    Episode 019: Joshua Swodeck is About to Break over A.D.D., art education and always having to prove yourself.19 April 2017
    1:00:15
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    Episode 018: Mallory Moye is About to Break over auditions, the pressure of Los Angeles and life as an actor.12 April 2017
    1:07:06
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    Episode 017: Josh Simpson is About to Break over Politics, Oil Spills and the Entertainment Industry5 April 2017
    1:24:17
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    Episode 016: Chris Brank is About to Break29 March 2017
    1:08:30
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    Episode 015: Taylor Wong is About to Break22 March 2017
    1:08:21
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    Episode 014: Julie Brister is About to Break15 March 2017
    1:17:55
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    Episode 013: Dan Snyder and Josh Stewart of Paper Lights are About to Break8 March 2017
    58:47
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    Episode 012: Obie Hughes is About to Break1 March 2017
    1:31:37
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    Episode 011: Zac Gandara is About to Break22 February 2017
    1:20:07
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    Episode 010: Christian Paschall is About to Break15 February 2017
    1:06:43
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    Episode 009: Mark Kalin is About to Break8 February 2017
    1:07:00
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    Episode 008: Matt Marcy is About to Break1 February 2017
    1:12:37
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    Episode 007: Tyrone Wells is About to Break25 January 2017
    1:13:52
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    Episode 006: Eddie Furth is About to Break Part 218 January 2017
    1:09:04
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    Episode 005: Eddie Furth is About to Break PART 111 January 2017
    56:29
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    Episode 004: Zach Rudulph is About to Break4 January 2017
    1:25:54
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    Episode 000: Taylor Hughes is About to Break31 December 2016
    13:07
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    Episode 001: Micah Hanson is About to Break31 December 2016
    1:01:04
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    Episode 002: Johnny Beehner is About to Break31 December 2016
    49:15

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