Tom Shillue on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon; embarking on 12 new CDs in 12 months

If you watch Late Night with Jimmy Fallon with any regularity, then you may have seen Tom Shillue multiple times without even knowing it. Shillue is quite the barbershop singer, in addition to perfecting a comedic storytelling style. On Wednesday night’s Late Night, Shillue discusses just how white his upbringing was — how white was it? — it meant everything from “taco night” to Jewish schoolgirls felt exotic and exciting to him as a child and pubescent boy. Roll the clip!

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For the next 12 months, Tom Shillue plans to produce 12 new stand-up comedy albums. Really? Really.

The first live comedy album, “Tom Shillue: Better Stronger Faster” debuts Nov. 6. His 12 in 12 project will release a new comedy album each month with a different theme. The digital releases will be available via BSeen Media on iTunes, Amazon, and on

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