About This Show
Join award-winning musical theatre writer Joel B. New as he interviews the savviest singers he knows! Each guest brings multiple talents to the theatre industry, from photography to teaching to massage therapy, and their careers as performers have only been enriched by them. This biweekly podcast dissects what it means to be a working, multifaceted artist in America and always concludes with a song premiere from one of Joel B. New's latest musical projects. For a limited time, the song will then be available for free download on Joel's SoundCloud page (soundcloud.com/joel-b-new/sets/somethingnewpodcast) and in sheet music form on NoiseTrade (books.noisetrade.com/joelbnew).
Most Recent Episode
Episode 302 - Jeff Pew
JBN sits down with Jeff Pew, a professional actor, singer, dancer, and pianist (jeffreypew.com). Jeff is currently performing in RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA on Broadway as a member of the Ensemble and an understudy for Prince Topher. In 2015, he will join the cast of the new musical FIRST WIVES CLUB as it heads to Chicago for its pre-Broadway run. As a pianist, Jeff works consistently as an accompanist for American Ballet Theatre and Mark Morris Dance Group. He also has his own YouTube channel with his best friend Luke Hawkins aptly called "The Luke and Jeff Show," which highlights their piano-playing, tap-dancing adventures. He is from San Jose, CA and holds a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from BYU. Song Presentation: "Go Easy On Me" from MACKENZIE & THE MISSING BOY. Music and lyrics by Joel B. New (joelbnew.com). Recorded live at TruVoice Studios in New York on Monday, December 1st, 2014.