Arts & Culture

Discover All Things Regional in Central PA’s art and culture scene. Join hosts Cary Burkett and Joe Ulrich as they make artistic discoveries throughout the midstate. From music and visual arts to theatre, museums, literature and more! Listen every Wednesday and Friday on witf 89.5 and 93.3 for features highlighting the best and brightest cultural happenings in the region.

From YouTube to Big Time

Written by Joe Ulrich, Arts & Culture Desk and witf Host | Jun 1, 2011 2:12 PM

The guys from Straight No Chaser started singing at college parties as a way to meet girls. Now they sing in front of sold-out audiences to make a living. Their rise to success was a surprise to all of them, prompted years after the group had split up by a video of one of their performances posted to YouTube. Walter Chase and Jerome Collins talk about how they started, how the choose their music and the careers they abandoned to make Straight No Chaser their full-time job. Listen to the full interview below.

 

Published in Center Stage

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