267 episodes

Comedian and musician Will Carey sees life as a balance between two kinds of moments, awesome and disaster. He sits down with a guest to talk about their life, creative interests, and taking a disastrous moment and turning it into an awesome one.

www.awesomedisaster.com

Between Awesome and Disaster with Will Carey Will Carey

    • Comedy
    • 4.7 • 27 Ratings

Comedian and musician Will Carey sees life as a balance between two kinds of moments, awesome and disaster. He sits down with a guest to talk about their life, creative interests, and taking a disastrous moment and turning it into an awesome one.

www.awesomedisaster.com

    Episode 267 - Ty Christian of Lords of the Trident

    Episode 267 - Ty Christian of Lords of the Trident

    Lords of the Trident vocalist Ty Christian's Operatic voice and business knowledge has taken his band all over the world.  He talks to Will about his new course DIY Band on SpectreDigital.com, his early love of vocalists and singing, discovering metal in college thank to his roommate and now Lords of The Trident bandmate, Power Metal, working as a roadie for Steppenwolf How to use color and branding to make your band stand out, how Lords of The Trident uses the DIY approach to merch creation, touring and recording music, and how you can apply these principals to touring in Japan.  
    Listen to Lords of The Trident:
    https://open.spotify.com/artist/1C11hnl3RZ7hadyMv5g5gm?si=P9zCSl6VRvKStvVshzOSQA
    https://lordsofthetrident.com/
    https://www.instagram.com/lordsofthetrident/
    Ty's DIY band course:
    https://spectredigital.com/product/diy-band/
    See Will's band live in Brooklyn July 19th:
    https://dice.fm/partner/chip-su-dba-norman-kingsland-llc/event/g23wb-calling-all-captains-and-goalkeeper-and-friends-19th-jul-sovereign-new-york-tickets?dice_source=web&dice_medium=organic&dice_campaign=Chip+Su+dba+Norman+Kingsland+LLC&fbclid=IwAR1udqffqtcQXGsvtDksbRs6cxGFdlW5yeamW_q6qgho19tz2jVH_qDhDys&_branch_match_id=888891159159780356&_branch_referrer=H4sIAAAAAAAAA8soKSkottLXz8nMy9ZLyUxO1UvL1fcxtkw2TjNKSzNNS7VPS0rOyUyx9Sx3DDIsTSlMSyssSQ6McC8uK3HJLk4KKjZLrnB3S8kJN61MTcwNjy80K0zPyDe0LKkyygrziC90yXCpLAYAJF508mYAAAA%3D
    Will's Website: www.awesomedisaster.com
    Podcast Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/between-awesome-and-disaster
    Get exclusive music and videos at Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/awesomedisaster
    Listen to Will's New Solo Single:
    https://open.spotify.com/track/1kdVurvFhDbU5xhHa1G5Rk?si=bb1c4514664e47cb

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Episode 266 - Nicholas Smyth of The Dreadnoughts

    Episode 266 - Nicholas Smyth of The Dreadnoughts

    Dreadnoughts Lead Singer Nicholas "The Fang" Smyth's background in philosophy is interwoven into the gloriously fun Folk Punk.  He talks to Will about the first single Cider Holiday from the bands' upcoming album Roll and Go to be released June 24th 2022.  The sub genre of Cider Punk, UK Cider culture, balancing careers with intense DIY Touring, Philosphy, Nietzsche's connection to punk rock, Touring in Canada, a surprising gig in Northern Spain, writing sea shanty's and putting together vocal harmonies. 
    Listen to The Dreadnoughts
    https://open.spotify.com/artist/0tfnDOJ5a2ib3mHAI4qGyD?si=mk8SDOnnS_abtrgfmCwO0g
    https://www.facebook.com/thedreadnoughts
    https://thedreadnoughts.com/
     
    See Will's band live in Brooklyn July 19th:
    https://dice.fm/partner/chip-su-dba-norman-kingsland-llc/event/g23wb-calling-all-captains-and-goalkeeper-and-friends-19th-jul-sovereign-new-york-tickets?dice_source=web&dice_medium=organic&dice_campaign=Chip+Su+dba+Norman+Kingsland+LLC&fbclid=IwAR1udqffqtcQXGsvtDksbRs6cxGFdlW5yeamW_q6qgho19tz2jVH_qDhDys&_branch_match_id=888891159159780356&_branch_referrer=H4sIAAAAAAAAA8soKSkottLXz8nMy9ZLyUxO1UvL1fcxtkw2TjNKSzNNS7VPS0rOyUyx9Sx3DDIsTSlMSyssSQ6McC8uK3HJLk4KKjZLrnB3S8kJN61MTcwNjy80K0zPyDe0LKkyygrziC90yXCpLAYAJF508mYAAAA%3D
    Will's Website: www.awesomedisaster.com
    Podcast Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/between-awesome-and-disaster
    Get exclusive music and videos at Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/awesomedisaster
    Listen to Will's New Solo Single:
    https://open.spotify.com/track/1kdVurvFhDbU5xhHa1G5Rk?si=bb1c4514664e47cb

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Episode 265 - Radam Rebillard of What Makes Sense

    Episode 265 - Radam Rebillard of What Makes Sense

    What Makes Sense frontman Radam Rebillard  Thrashes with his band and makes Whisky.  He talks to Will about making Whisky, selling real estate in upstate New York during the pandemic, discovering Pop Punk, being the frontman of a band and what that entails, songwriting, the formation of What Makes Sense, and the plans for more music in the future.
     
    Listen to What Makes Sense:
    https://open.spotify.com/artist/2X89r7VnPlC3yrNk0GEdFd?si=o4Hb0KdvTKm9nNmmkiWl_A
    What Makes Sense/ Radam on Instagram:
    https://www.instagram.com/wmsny/?hl=en
    https://www.instagram.com/radamreb/?hl=en
    https://linktr.ee/WMSNY
    Will's Website: www.awesomedisaster.com
    Podcast Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/between-awesome-and-disaster
    Get exclusive music and videos at Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/awesomedisaster
    Listen to Will's New Solo Single:
    https://open.spotify.com/track/1kdVurvFhDbU5xhHa1G5Rk?si=bb1c4514664e47cb

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Episode 264 - Pete Bladel

    Episode 264 - Pete Bladel

    Pete Bladel has been a comedian in New York City for a decade.  He talks to Will about his just released comedy album Literary, his thought process behind recording a comedy album, starting comedy in Washington DC, his love of Jerry Seinfeld and the documentary Comedian, joke writing, Outrage as a marketing tactic, and the relationship between artists and their art and an audience's relationship with Art.
    https://www.petebladel.com/
    Get Pete's new album now! https://linktr.ee/petebladel
    Will's Website: www.awesomedisaster.com
    Podcast Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/between-awesome-and-disaster
    Get exclusive music and videos at Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/awesomedisaster
    Listen to Will's New Solo Single:
    https://open.spotify.com/track/1kdVurvFhDbU5xhHa1G5Rk?si=bb1c4514664e47cb

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Episode 263 - Josh Alba

    Episode 263 - Josh Alba

    Comedian Josh Alba.  He talks to Will about his love of professional wrestling, growing up in Brooklyn, the paths that different friends took from his High School, starting stand up comedy, producing shows,  and his comedy goals for this year.
    Josh's show in Brooklyn:
    https://www.instagram.com/gildedcomedy/
    Josh's Linktree:
    https://linktr.ee/joshalba
     
    Will's Website: www.awesomedisaster.com
    Podcast Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/between-awesome-and-disaster
    Get exclusive music and videos at Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/awesomedisaster

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Episode 262 - Vlad Bojco of Wasting Time

    Episode 262 - Vlad Bojco of Wasting Time

    Early 2000s pop punk is in the musical DNA of Wasting Time's Vlad Bojco. He talks to Will about the creation of the bands new album Once More Without Feeling on Paper + Plastick , combining different guitar tones in the studio,  Moving to Canada as a kid, Canada's pop punk heros, the Canadian Pop punk scene, seminal live concert moments, favorite food spots in Toronto, and the bands upcoming live show plans for 2022 and third album plans.
    Listen to Wasting Time: https://wastingtimemusic.bandcamp.com/
    https://linktr.ee/wastingtimeto
    Will's Website: www.awesomedisaster.com
    Podcast Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/between-awesome-and-disaster
    Get exclusive music and videos at Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/awesomedisaster

    Pre save Will's Solo acoustic Singles:
     
    https://linktr.ee/WillCarey
     

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Jacques LaMore ,

Great Show!

Will is great at keeping a down to earth conversation going. Makes it fun and easy to listen to!

Comedian E ,

Funny AND Inspiring!

Will is a god-tier interviewer. I can’t help but both laugh and feel inspired when listening to this podcast every week.

radical_alex ,

Between awesome and awesome

No disaster to listen to!

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