Welcome to Competition Countdown!

Host Rachael Schoenbaum interviews a cappella groups competing for glory in various competitions. Follow to see what’s up with your favorite groups as they vie for greatness on the stage!

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BLACKLIGHT

Episode 36 (0:16:20)

BLACKLIGHT

Looking for some HIGH ENERGY, beat-tastic, wub filled, dance music... Who you gonna call? BLACKLIGHT, of course! Rachael spoke with BLACKLIGHT members about their preparations for their August 24th, 2019 vie for glory at the AcaOpen semis. Originally aired August 19th, 2019.

Learn more about BLACKLIGHT at: https://www.blacklightvocals.com.

2019 (22) | AcaOpen (26) |

Spiderhorse

Episode 35 (0:17:02)

Spiderhorse

Beatboxers Gene Shinozaki and Chris Celiz make up the duo Spiderhorse! They have competed in (and WON!) the Grand Beatbox Battle and 2v2 American Beatbox Championships. Rachael had a chance to learn more about the guys back in June, in advance of their AcaOpen semi competition, which is August 24th, 2019. Originally aired August 19th, 2019.

Learn more about Spiderhorse at: https://www.facebook.com/Spiderhorse-2330589483842859.

2019 (22) | AcaOpen (26) |

Martini Glass

Episode 34 (0:17:19)

Martini Glass

Martini Glass A Cappella is an award-winning semi-professional group comprised of ten ladies from the greater Danbury, Connecticut area. Rachael chatted with these sassy sirens ahead of their Aca Open semis on August 24th, 2019. Originally aired August 12th, 2019.

Hear more about Martini Glass here: https://www.facebook.com/MartiniGlassAca.

2019 (22) | AcaOpen (26) |

Sound Off

Episode 33 (0:15:17)

Sound Off

Rachael has a delightful chat with Sound Off, a mixed group based out of Boston, MA, ahead of their August 24th, 2019 semis. Originally aired August 12th, 2019.

Learn more about Sound Off at: https://www.soundoffacappella.com.

2019 (22) | AcaOpen (26) |

Zero To Sixty

Episode 32 (0:15:53)

Zero To Sixty

Rachael chats it up with Zero to Sixty, the mixed octet from Northeastern Ohio, made up of students/alumni from Kent State University, The University of Akron, Cleveland State University, The College of Wooster, and more, in advance of their August 17th, 2019 Competition. Originally aired August 12th, 2019.

Learn more about Zero to Sixty at: https://www.facebook.com/zerotosixtyvocals.

2019 (22) | AcaOpen (26) |

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