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Podcast Splitting Hairz reveals the unique bond between hairstylist and client. While doing hair serves as the stage for Chicago's fearless innovators, we set out to "create noise" about all the formidable projects going down here in Chicago. More importantly the creative people behind them. Folks from all walks of life come to Chicago Uptown Stylist Maureen Mae for great hair and transformation. She sets the tone allowing people to feel comfortable sharing there stories and life experiences, and in this process we learn about what Chicago folks are up to. Why not hear these stories from "behind the chair."

Podcast Splitting Hairz reveals the unique bond between hairstylist and client. While doing hair serves as the stage for Chicago's fearless innovators, we set out to "create noise" about all the formidable projects going down here in Chicago. More importantly the creative people behind them. Folks from all walks of life come to Chicago Uptown Stylist Maureen Mae for great hair and transformation. She sets the tone allowing people to feel comfortable sharing there stories and life experiences, and in this process we learn about what Chicago folks are up to. Why not hear these stories from "behind the chair."
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United States

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Podcast Splitting Hairz reveals the unique bond between hairstylist and client. While doing hair serves as the stage for Chicago's fearless innovators, we set out to "create noise" about all the formidable projects going down here in Chicago. More importantly the creative people behind them. Folks from all walks of life come to Chicago Uptown Stylist Maureen Mae for great hair and transformation. She sets the tone allowing people to feel comfortable sharing there stories and life experiences, and in this process we learn about what Chicago folks are up to. Why not hear these stories from "behind the chair."

Language:

English

Contact:

(312)342-2711


Episodes

Production commentary share your process - 11:18:17, 3.32 AM

1/18/2018
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Host Maureen Mae and Jason from production have a candid conversation about the real challenge of starting a podcast with no experience in broadcasting or film. They discuss rookie mistakes made in the first season and what lead to the decision to change the format for the second season. The top podcasters make podcasting look easy, but many of us know its not. Even the greats had there struggle at the beginning. We will be posting conversations "Share Your Process" throughout production...

Duration:00:33:30

Ep 7: Where Art Thou Romeo

7/9/2017
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Bayley Pokorny is Director of photography and film maker from Behind the Scenes: Chicago Fire, travels the world with his camera when he's not working in production. He captivates us with his transfixing smile, charming demeanor, and wild stories about barracudas and freshwater dolphins in the Amazon. Did he just say Amazon?

Duration:01:04:01

EP 4: I'm Just Saying

5/23/2017
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Once in a great while you meet a person who tramples definition and obliterates cultural boundaries. Janis Joplin, Cyndi Lauper and Tom Waits are examples of iconic characters who have enthralled people with their raw authenticity. In this episode, Splitting Hairz welcomes firestorm of wit, humor and socio-political perspective...Gypsy. Her no holds barred, unapologetic persona will command your attention and have you laughing and crying at the same time.

Duration:00:30:33

Ep 2: The Dapper Social Vigilante

4/16/2017
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Nicolas Sarantos enters a room like a juggernaut of reason and socio-political perspective. Nicolas is a man of his time pushing for justice and a laugh through his comedic approach to loaded topics and motivated by his ache to seek and share the truth. Host Maureen Mae uses her revered haircutting chops, and keen eye for style to transforms this Modern day Carnival Barker into a dapper Man.

Duration:01:11:43

Ep 1: The Mod New Moon

4/3/2017
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Chicago entertainer Katherine Ciecko shares some of her unusual performance art specialties as well as interesting facts about celestial activity. She asks for a "Mod" haircut, so Host Maureen Mae gives her just that.

Duration:00:47:54