AWKWARDLY SOCIAL COMEDY

Keep life awkward.

Episode 163- Zoomba with Carlos Santos

May 24, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Carlos Santos (Gentefied) returns via Zoom. Jose and Carlos talk being forgiving with your own behavior and pacing for personal growth/care during the quarantine, Zoom chats with large parties and trying to be a good host, Spawn vs Venom romance novels, editing nudes for friends/strangers and all things awkward.

Follow Carlos @ofcourseitscarlos
Follow Jose @iamjosechavez

Check out the new podcast FOR SUPPORT PRESS ONE and call if you have had a nightmare customer yelling at you 818-697-0050

Episode 162- Delirium

May 20, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode! Jose used to think he could rap. At 36, he’s accepted that those days are over. NASA finds a parallel universe, the military admits to a UFO and no one cares because other stuff is happening, duh. Seriously, Jose thought he could rap and can’t dance but has been in a dozen QuinceaƱeras. Enjoy! Oh an he announces the new podcast, FOR SUPPORT PRESS ONE. Call and complain about customers at 818-697-0050.

Follow Jose @iamjosechavez
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Episode 159- Cristela

May 3, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Aw snaps! Cristela Alonzo @cristela9 joins Jose @iamjosechavez for a round of “WHO IS THE BIGGER NERD” (Cristela wins with a Disco Ball). The two spend an unusual amount of time talking about Disneyland, how naive and young they were and Jose recounts an accidental drug deal. You should listen to this episode. It’s fun!

to be continued
Check out Cristela’s podcast TO BE CONTINUED WITH CRISTELA ALONZO

Episode 158- Valley Boys w/ Steve Halasz

April 29, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose and returning guest Steve Halasz catch up, talk about hobbies, Nicholas Cage, David Lynch films, Artists hiding their day jobs, Nicholas Cage and Cage films.

Follow Steve: @steveisokay
Follow Jose from six feet away: @iamjosechavez

Episode 157- Check-In’s Part 1

April 19, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose checks in with comedians Cindy Aravena and Chris Crittenden as well as his one of his cousins and siblings. Hope you all are doing well!

Follow Chris and Cindy: @cindyaravenajr and @canicook.it
Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez
DON’T FOLLOW HIS FAMILY YOU PERVERTS

Episode 156- So-So Distancing with Eddie G

April 16, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose chats via Zoom with guest Eddie G, host of “OMG, It’s Eddie G/Show De Tiburcio”. They chat about keeping away from others but still hitting the public, differing points of view on the Quarantine and pursuing creative routes while confined at home.

Follow Eddie from a safe distance: @omgitseddieg
Stalk Jose: @iamjosechavez

Episode 155- Old Man Chavez

February 20, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode with Jose. He talks about aging, discomfort in doing some design gigs, speeding up the aging process and faking your own death.

Follow on stuff if ya wanna @iamjosechavez

Email for things: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 154- Steve vs Steven with Nick Guerra

February 18, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Aww yeah! Nick Guerra returns to talk about stuff. Getting out of your own way, not allowing the doubts build up and assuming anyone is as concerned about you as you are. Some friendships need a firm hand and a bit of a sharp tongue. It’s a great episode!

Follow Nick: @nickcomic
Follow Jose and then unfollow when you think he’s not looking: @iamjosechavez

Episode 151- This is a White Person’s Nightmare

January 22, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Y’all. This is a fun episode with Aerial Washington and phone guest Beau Bowker. Listen and enjoy!

Episode 150- Movin On Up

January 17, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose announces his move and subsequent new podcast room, tells a story of only being seen by people at bad shows and talks too much about being in a better place. It’s a real pat on the back for this one, which is always super awkward. Enjoy!

Follow Jose to his car: @iamjosechavez
Email if you are a customer service rep with a horror story: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Venmo money to help Jose pay off his debt to Baskin Robbins: @iamjosechavez

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Episode 149- Grungeulous with Samantha Hale

January 8, 2020
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Comedian, Drag Show host and horror film enthusiast Samantha Hale welcomes Jose to her home in this episode. It’s a fun one, and the two talk about being locals in a culture where that’s almost non-existent. They share stories of performing in Bakersfield and Jose moves in without approval.

Follow Samantha @thesamanthahale
Follow Jose @iamjosechavez

Episode 147- Twenty-Five Minutes

December 4, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode! Jose wraps up the weekend, unwraps a holiday gift, guilt trips himself for a Starbucks review and other stuff.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Jose headlines the Ice House 11/29!

November 26, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

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Jose headlines the Ice House Stage 2 in Pasadena!

Friday, November 29th 830 PM.
The Ice House Comedy Club- Stage 2
24 N. Mentor Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91106

Email josechavezcomedian@gmail.com to get on the free guest list. If you want to look super fancy and pay for tickets, you can do so at the link below!

https://icehousecomedy.com/event.cfm?id=535153&cart

Episode 146- Thanks!

November 25, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode. Jose gives thanks and complains about neighbors while talking about how fortunate he is. It’s just an upbeat episode. Enjoy!

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Jose headlines the Ice House Stage 2 Friday November 29th 830PM in Pasadena, CA

Episode 145- Jeff Gold-Plum

November 12, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

We’re back! New episode after a hiatus. Jose and Aerial catch up once been going on and talk about a lot of stuff. Oh and Aerial does ballet now and Jose has Aspergers. What an interesting life.

Follow us! @iamjosechavez and @aerialjwashington

Watch Jose headline at the Ice House November 29th 830PM icehousecomedy.com

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Episode 144- Big Head

July 1, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo Episode. Jose is still sick. He thinks he likes big butts and he cannot confirm or deny. Also, stop being so mean to yourselves and fix what you wanna but fix the right things, not just the easy things. Oh, come see Jose do shows!

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez
Email for stuff: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 143- You Can’t Buy Personality

June 26, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Australian Comedians and Producers of Sideshow-style comedy join Jose this week. Simone Springer, Jane AKA Miss Obscene and Mick Gledhill share their comedy show background, the family within the friendship, Simone’s Sleeping Beauty powers and a lot of vagina talk. Jose and the gang share and break stereotypes all up in this episode.

Follow these awesome people!
@simonejspringer
@missobscene_official
@dogfathercomedy

Follow Jose (or don’t it’s cool) @iamjosechavez
Email for stuff: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 142- Ri Riturns

June 5, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Ri Versteegh, via Skype out of Sweden, joins Jose in talking about dating in and out of LA, dating within the industry, not being a comedian in the eyes of your family, stalkers and the growth within yourself to shift your aspirations.

Follow Ri: @achievinghappiness

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

Email for tickets/suggest topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 140- Plenty of Folk in the Valley

May 17, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode. Jose takes time to appreciate his circumstances after processing not getting something he worked towards, recaps a crying kid in the theater, witnessing a woman on her way to a nooner, tries to start a list of things to be thankful for and stuff. And such.

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

Email for upcoming shows/tickets/topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Check out on Apple Podcast, Stitcher, Spotify and https://awkwardlysocialcomedy.com

Episode 139- Party in My Pocket with Darren Carter

May 15, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Guest Darren Carter, the Party Starter, comedian and host of the Pocket Party Podcast joins Jose to discuss the process of podcasting, the benefits of social media and how the comedy scene is evolved, as well as the joke process.

Follow Darren: @officialdarrencarter

Follow Jose (if you wanna): @iamjosechavez

Email for tickets/upcoming shows: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

https://awkwardlysocialcomedy.com

Also available on Spotify and Stitcher.

Episode 138- Mom Strength

May 14, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo Episode. Jose talks about being more appreciative and trying to reprogram your thoughts to not go immediately towards negativity. Jose talks about the time he ruined someones wedding video and recaps how his Mom is pretty badass.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Email for tickets/suggest topics or podcasts: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

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Episode 137- Mountain Folk with Camille Theobald

May 8, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Guest Camille Theobald joins Jose via Skype from New York to talk about the NoHo Comedy Festival, traveling for comedy, moving to NY for school and the change of scenery from small town life on the side of a mountain.

Follow Camille: @camilletheobaldcomedy.com
http://www.camilletheobald.com/?fbclid=IwAR3EtlwZmh8bFUDMHLhRXHDYz1f36t5SprEfF_3zdpLClkeAAvYm8tyFFEU

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez
josechavezcomedian@gmail.com for tickets/suggest topics

Episode 136- America’s Got Awkward

May 7, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Guest Naela Durrani, casting agent for Americas Got Talent, invites Jose over to record an episode. They discuss awkward High School phases, pet owners vs. pet parents, mutual friends in comedy and what a casting agent looks for when booking a Nationally televised program. Does Jose have what it takes? Maybe.

Follow Naela: @whererealitymeetsreality

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez
Donate venmo: @iamjosechavez

Email: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

For past episodes check out awkwardlysocialcomedy.com

Episode 135- No Spoilers!

April 30, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose flies solo on this one. Talks about hating spoilers, how the complaint is first world but healthy to have. From there, it’s a lot of talk about stuff and such. Listen. It’s quick and you’ll enjoy it.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Email for topics/bookings/tickets: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 134- Good Goal to Have

April 25, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Guest Danielle Arce joins Jose in talking about being a morning person, dating and adjusting to a life after a separation. They discuss those who abuse faith based religions, being broke and roasting friends.

Follow Danielle: @daniellearcecomedy

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

Email for topics, tickets: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 132- Adam Nedeff

April 19, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Game Show enthusiast, researcher and author Adam Nedeff joins Jose from on location to discuss Game Shows, pursuing your passion and the behind the scenes process for shows Adam has been a part of.

Check out Adam’s books: https://www.amazon.com/Adam-Nedeff/e/B00J5U21Z8%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

Email: Josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 131- Super Totally Normal

April 5, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode. Jose shares about almost buying a stolen car, being a guest on the Social Primates Podcast, making a fool of himself in front of actors he respects, losing the filter needed to talk to people and all things awkward.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Go see Jose and the Awkwardly Social Comedy Show at the Ice House April 11th in Pasadena! https://icehousecomedy.com/event.cfm?id=523866&cart

Email for guest list/suggest topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 130- Where in the World

March 30, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

@aerialjwashington returns to share another (two) bus chronicles. We talk about how creepy it would be if women ACTUALLY smiled more, dudes hitting Aerial up to do porn (the egg on her face), interrupting an affair at a hotel, interventions for assholes and more.

Follow jose: @iamjosechavez

Email for stuff: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Ice House April 11th 2019. Get your tickets at http://www.icehousecomedy.com

Episode 129- Four Dragons with Fizaa Dosani

March 25, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Guest @fizaadosani, one third of the Facial Recognition Podcast, joins us this week to talk some nonsensical dialogue about dragons, hidden worlds, being comfortable at home and their mutual love of pigtails.

Follow Fizaa Dosani: @fizaadosani

Website: https://www.fizaadosani.com

Facial Recognition: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/facial-recognition-comedy/id1378041235?mt=2

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

Website: https://www.awkwardlysocialcomedy.com

Email: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 128- AMA

March 19, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo episode. Short one. People asked some silly questions, some serious one and they were all answered. Enjoy.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Email: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Awkwardly Social at the Ice House Pasadena!

March 18, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

April 11th

Featuring comedians seen on Comedy Central (definitely) Hulu (probably) and HBO (subscribers… maybe)

CLICK HERE to purchase tickets.

Episode 127- Fully Intentional

March 12, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

New episode! Jose is having a tough time adjusting to the new time zone and recaps his busy weekend. Nightmares about a path formerly taken and a lesson in getting out of your head, not believing everything that you think.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Email: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 126- Neurotic Porn with Jeremy Bassett

March 5, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

We talk roommates, impromptu marriages, writing porn fan fiction, customer service and shady bank policies.

Follow Jeremy: @imjeremybassett

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

recommend topics, reach out or provide feedback: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 125- Chocolate Factory

March 4, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose and returning guest Aerial Washington talk about nostalgia, dating, personal beauty and how Jose tries to set Aerial up with a date during a drunken dialogue that’s progressively entertaining and awkward.

Follow Aerial: @aerialjwashington

Follow Jose: @iamjosechavez

Email on topics/suggestions: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 124- On The Clock

February 27, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose recaps the birthday weekend, talks supporting others who may be suffering, shares how weirdly vulgar his family can be while being prude about bodily functions. It’s awkward!

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Suggest an episode, reach out for help, whatever: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 123- Seven Years

February 15, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Solo Episode. Jose talks about changing up your scenery and letting things go, when you put into perspective the time and live you’ve lived in between you and certain events.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez
Email for tickets for upcoming shows/Suggest topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 122- Love Questions

February 8, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Jose answers questions compiled for a group of young adults, and tries to answer as honest and direct as possible. It’s a short one and it’s all about relationship stuff sooooo enjoy.

Email for stuff/tickets/topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Episode 121- Hair Twins

January 30, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Aerial Washington returns to the podcast to catch up on life, dudes sending dirty pics and a new business venture for Aerial where she rates men based on the photos they send. So, do that but pay her.

Follow Aerial: @aerialjwashington

Follow Jose if you wanna: @iamjosechavez

email for tickets to the February 21st show in North Hollywood or just to say hi/suggest topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

Episode 120- Beau Bowker Beturns

January 28, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

Beau Bowker @beaubowker returns for the third time to talk about his hatred of pot snobs, updates on life with family and an encounter with a horse that did not like him. Oh, and we plug the show at the HaHa that we are doing together February 21st at 9PM.

Follow on stuff: @iamjosechavez

Email for tickets/provide feedback or suggest topics: josechavezcomedian@gmail.com

First Awkwardly Social Comedy Show for 2019!

January 25, 2019
Awkwardly Social Comedy

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February 21st at the Haha Comedy Club 9PM
4712 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91602

That’s right, you wonderful people. Awkwardly Social Comedy is back for the first time in over a year! Plus, it’s a birthday show for Jose, the host who is writing in third person to make it seem like it’s more professional.

The lineup includes previous guests on the podcast like Beau Bowker, Christine Medrano, Ralph Guerra and soon to be guests Aiko Tanaka (Fast and the Furious) and Keith Carey (Roast Battle on Comedy Central).

Email josechavezcomedian@gmail.com for tickets**!

Please provide your name and the number of guests (Example: Steven Seagal +2)

**Tickets are on a first come, first serve basis. Arrival time must be before 8pm for the guest list ticket to be honored. $15 at the door after 8pm.

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