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Mondegreen Means Go

By Carey Lee | Jul 10, 2019

Back at the Pro/Am for Yuk’s in Halifax, and tonight I want to try out the new material that I had ready for the last time I was here and see if it works or not. If you hadn’t read my entry for the last time I was here I had changed my song lineup…

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That’s a Big Axe

By Carey Lee | Jun 28, 2019

Off to Nackawic, NB to perform at the Big Axe Brewery with Jason Allen and it was an epic journey to get there and another epic journey to get home, which doesn’t detract from the show but it does add a dimension to the story; I left Halifax around 10am because this was going to…

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Half of What I Wanted to Do

By Carey Lee | Jun 19, 2019

Doing the Yuk’s Pro-Am night and I have some new material to try out, but the best laid plans of comics can be changed at the last minute. Before I go onstage I’m sitting watching the audience and trying to gauge if the audience is laughing enough or not, so I’m deciding my material before…

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Halifax Day 3 of 3; Killing with Kindness

By Carey Lee | Jun 8, 2019

The last night of the three at Yuk’s and there’s another large crowd and another reason to have a good time tonight. The best part about tonight is with a large enough crowd I get to have fun riffing and unlike the last two nights there’s material and people have given me reasons to talk…

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Halifax Day 2 of 3; The Waiting is the Hardest Part

By Carey Lee | Jun 7, 2019

Day two of shows at Halifax Yuk Yuks and we have a large crowd and we’re going to have a lot of fun. For tonight I try switching things up and putting different songs in for a change and see how they work out, because you don’t want to do the same set every night.…

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Halifax Day 1 of 3; the Mike Rita Shows

By Carey Lee | Jun 6, 2019

Doing a show at Yuk Yuk’s in Halifax, working with Mike Rita whom I’ve never met before and am looking forward to seeing him perform! There was a small crowd tonight but they’re looking forwards to a comedy show, and uh…we’re going to uh…do one? Yes, that’s what we’re going to do, and we done…

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New Impressions and Old Laughs

By Carey Lee | May 26, 2019

Doing Sniggly Wiggly’s tonight, and I’m doing just impressions and not guitar work. I wanted to try out a new addition I created for my bit about dating, where I talk about my need to get a book on body language, so I knew if someone was interested or attracted to me, that went over…

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Halifax Day 3 of 3; New Strings!

By Carey Lee | May 25, 2019

Last day of the three days at the Halifax Yuk’s and we have a full house! A Sold-Out show! Such a great feeling to be on stage in front of a full house and then to do well at it! Even better! I’d restrung my guitar from the night before so there were all new…

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Halifax Day 2 of 3; the Broken String Incident

By Carey Lee | May 24, 2019

Day two of three at Yuk’s in Halifax, and we have a bigger crowd than the night before and they’re all interested in laughing and having a good time, so we’re off to a great start. My set time comes, and I get through “Songs Age” and “Birthday Songs” and even my original song “Modern…

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