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Award-winning storyteller Aaron Calafato uses 7-minute story vignettes to share his memories, explore his psyche and attempt to make sense of the world.

7 Minute Stories w/ Aaron Calafato Evergreen Podcasts

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 138 Ratings

Award-winning storyteller Aaron Calafato uses 7-minute story vignettes to share his memories, explore his psyche and attempt to make sense of the world.

    Looking for Jesus

    Looking for Jesus

    When Aaron looked in the rearview mirror, all he could see was the car about to hit him. The next thing he knew, he was caught somewhere between a spiritual experience and a reality television show.

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 8 min
    I Have to See About a Girl or The Legend of the Ice Cream Sandwich

    I Have to See About a Girl or The Legend of the Ice Cream Sandwich

    Aaron's second-grade year. An elementary lunchroom. A purple silk shirt. A blossoming new love. Local history would be made as he courted an older woman for the first time…

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 8 min
    Forget It, Jake, It's Chinatown

    Forget It, Jake, It's Chinatown

    A mysterious late-night call promises the chance of a lifetime, but reality may have another twist... Join Aaron on a "surreal" journey from his podcast studio to the hills of L.A.

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min
    Suburban Basketball Diaries

    Suburban Basketball Diaries

    What started out as an exceptional day on the basketball court ended in a hilarious trip to the emergency room…

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min
    The Legend of Mr. Sheep (Season 4 Finale)

    The Legend of Mr. Sheep (Season 4 Finale)

    In this Season 4 finale, Aaron takes a nostalgic journey back to the early '90s. Join him as he pretends to be a priest, watches his grandmother order an unthinkable dish at Friendly's restaurant, and helps track down a mysterious soccer coach named Mr. Sheep.

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Special Guest Artist: Luci's Vibe
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min
    Take Your Damn Space

    Take Your Damn Space

    Is it Aaron Calafato or Tony Robbins? Either way, enjoy this special message for our 7MS listeners. 

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    Story Created & Performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional Vocals: Cori Birce 
    Resident Artist: Pete Whitehead 
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
138 Ratings

138 Ratings

ghettohobbit67 ,

Phenomenal podcast

Not much else to say other than this was really enjoyable

Capw620 ,

Best ever!

This is a great podcast from beginning to end!

Lane restoration ,

Mrs Brown

The sound track was amazing and the story as all are is moving. Great job.

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