Series: Str8Up Show Podcast

Str8Up Show is a social yet informative show that discusses the issues you think about but won’t hear about in most media.

Music Monday-Jonathan Valenzuela

Quickly becoming one of the best musicians out of the DFW, this Music Monday we hang with musical mastermind Jonathan Valenzuela. Tune in as he goes over his style of play, how he is giving back to young musicians and some insight on his upcoming EP.

Jonathan Valenzuela gives us an exclusive performance.

Jonathan Valenzuela’s Music and Social Media:
www.valenzuelaguitar.com
YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/3kUUzUb
IG: https:@valenzuelaguitar
Music: https://spoti.fi/2Va8Mlt
Music: https://apple.co/3rB79JB

Dream Hacked:
https://spoti.fi/3BFv4w4

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The Healing Journey: Overcoming Sexual Abuse

On our previous episode we discussed how sites like OnlyFans saw an increase in memberships and other forms of sex work due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After speaking to our courageous guests, we learned there any reasons why some turn to the sex industry, some being very traumatic.

We now talk to Coach Christal Rhodes, founder of Self Reflection Girl’s & Women Organization Inc., about own her personal experiences with childhood sexual abuse & how her life’s purpose is to assist many girls and women heal and reach for a better tomorrow regardless of the individual’s past.

Coach Chrissy:
selfreflectiongirlsandwomen.org
1 (833) 356-8463
@lovingself2mentalfreedom

Donate to organization:
https://bit.ly/2UVNmIo

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COVID-19 Impact: OnlyFans

The COVID-19 pandemic has made everyone change their way of life. When jobs were lost, some found another way to earn money. On this episode, our Str8Up crew talks about the popularity of OnlyFans and how so many have used the website to keep the money coming in amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

We then talk to a former stripper turned preacher/activist who shares stories about the dark side of the sex industry.

Monica Gary Sr.:
https://monicagarysr.com/
https://garyforstafford.com/donate/

Amaya:
https://bit.ly/3e7vyRE

Mikayla:
https://bit.ly/36uWLti

***DISCLAIMER- ALL INTERVIEWED GUESTS ARE OVER 18+***

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Prideful Celebrations 2021

HAPPY PRIDE MONTH!! Whether you’re part of the LGBTQ+ community or not, celebrating Pride Month has quickly become a global phenomenon. It’s no different here with our STR8UP crew! Tune as we celebrate all things Pride! We welcome new friends to talk about everything from coming out as gay, to what it’s like being trans…

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Hate Mail

“Hate is just jealous disguised by love” No matter what we do or try to accomplish in life, we always have a hater lurking. If you’ve got a hater of your own, you’re not alone. On this episode, we open up what we call… our hate mail. From body shaming to homophobic slurs..our STR8 Up crew opens up about situations that made them feel targeted and how they each handled them.

It’s a very personal episode you won’t want to miss.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
suicidepreventionlifeline.org
800-273-8255

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Music Monday- Natalie Orfilia

On the first Music Monday of Season 4, we hang out with the beautiful and soulful Natalie Orfilia. Natalie sits down with us to talk about how she started her music career, her singing style and her future music projects.

She then performs her hit single, “Nothing.”

Natalie Orfilia’s social media:
@natalieorfilia
natalieorfilia.com

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Remember The Name: Edward Williams III

You’ve seen him in the commercials, TV shows and movies, but Edward Williams III is a name that many of you will soon remember. We talk to the multi-talented actor about how he landed unforgettable roles like Travis Capone on HBO Max/Comedy Central’s South Side.

E3 then talks about how he’s giving back to those looking to follow in his footsteps and tells us about his upcoming projects now that he’s quickly picking up steam in Hollywood.

Social Media:
@edwardwilliams_iii

Actor Coaching:
pocketsuite.io/link/ew3actingcoach

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The G.O.A.T. Cereal Tournament

When it comes to cereal, which do you consider as the Greatest of All Time? What’s your flavor, cinnamon, chocolate, fruity or whole grain? Tune in as our STR8UP crew makes their compelling arguments. Who will win? We promise you that the ending will shock you!

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COVID-19 Impact: Vaccinated…Now What?

To mask or not to mask? It’s a question so many are asking after a new guideline from the CDC that gives fully vaccinated Americans the go ahead to shed masks in most situations. But should those fully vaccinated still worry about covid-19. Does being vaccinated mean we can go back to live a normal life? What about those who are tossing their mask even though they aren’t vaccinated

On our Season 4 premiere , we talk to Yvette McQueen, MD about what it means to be vaccinated and the precautions on returning to a sense of normalcy Dr. McQueen then gives us healthy travel tips now that summer is quickly approaching.

Order “Travel 911: A Health Guide for Adventurers”
www.travel911book.com

Yvette McQueen, MD Social Media:
Yvettemcqueenmd.com

IG: @drtravel911

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Str8Up: One Year Later (Season 3 Finale)

April 8th, 2020, we brought the world of Str8Up from television to the podcast world. One year later, downloads in over 30 countries, our podcast has made a major impact.

In this very special jam packed episode, we go over our Top 10 most downloaded episodes, special shout outs from former guests & listeners AND a surprise celebrity guest!

Thank you for the phenomenal year of support!

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