Man Beats Crippling Stage Fright By Performing A Song About Stage Fright
The worst part about stage fright is how you have to face it--in front of an audience. Stage fright doesn't have just one face; it has as many faces as there are watching you do whatever it is you're doing on that stage (which you don't remember anymore because you're too scared to speak). Your body starts to react as if you're staring down the saber-toothed jaws of a tiger.
Joe Kowan knows exactly what that feels like, and he's figured out how to beat it: with song. He takes that fear and throws it back to the crowd in a funny way, sucking the pain and terror out of the experience. Pretty smart!
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