021 - My Name Is Alexander Hamilton


  1. Heavy Rotation: Hamilton (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
  2. Feature Topic: Hamilton: An American Musical
  3. Required Reading: "Hamilton: The Revolution" by Lin-Manuel Miranda & Jeremy McCarter


SCHEDULE NOTE - starting in June, episodes will be released every *other* week until late summer / fall.

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Hamilton (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Apple Music | Amazon | Spotify)

Hamilton: An American Musical (Website)

"Hamilton: The Revolution" by Lin-Manuel Miranda & Jeremy McCarter (Amazon)

Les Misérables (Book | Movie | Musical | ONE DAY MORE)

Hamilton's Grammys performance (Video)

Ron Chernow's biography of Alexander Hamilton (Amazon)

Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs at the White House Poetry Jam (YouTube)

Letters between Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton (Archives)

Hamilton's original cast (Article)

Alissa Wilkinson: What Is America's Legacy? (Article)

Karl and Rob Alvey @ the Richard Rodgers (Instagram)

NYT: Students Will Get Tickets to ‘Hamilton,’ With Its Hip-Hop-Infused History (Article)

#Ham4Ham (see below for performances) (Article)

StubHub prices for Hamilton (!!!!!!!!!)

WSJ: Incredible breakdown of the music and brilliance of Hamilton (Infographic)

Rob's $10 bill signed by Hamilton cast members.

THE ULTIMATE HAMILTON FAN LINK BANK (including topics cut for time - write in to share your thoughts and we can discuss on future episodes!):

  • How to get $10 ticket to a performance of Hamilton (Website)
  • Incredible 360° a capella performance of "Wait For It" (YouTube 360°)
  • Hamilton at the White House (Part IPart II | Part III)
  • "21 Chump Street" from This American Life (YouTube)
  • Hamilton photoshoot in NYC (Article)
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda's wedding flash mob song (TO LIFE! Thanks Morgan!) (YouTube)
  • Hamilton Desktop / Phone Wallpapers (Website)
  • Live performance of "That Would Be Enough" (YouTube | Link To Purchase Kleenex)
  • Live performance of "One Last Time" (YouTube)
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda performing the cut for time John Adams rap (strong language) (YouTube)
  • NYT: Hamilton's record setting Tony nominations (Article)
  • Hamilton's 2016 Tony performances (Part I | Part II | Part III)
  • Hamilton's 2016 Tony Awards (Article)
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda on nightly talk shows (Corden | Colbert | Fallon)
  • Daveed Diggs on late night (Fallon | Colbert)
  • Leslie Odom, Jr. on late night (Myers | Fallon)
  • Emma Watson interviews Miranda (YouTube)
  • Biblical references in Hamilton (Article)
  • Miranda's previous play - In The Heights (Website | YouTube)
  • WSJ Review: ‘Hamilton’ Review: The Revolution Moves Uptown (Article)

#Ham4Ham Videos (Full List):

  • Jimmy Fallon joins Miranda for "You'll Be Back" impressions (YouTube)
  • "Right Hand Man" by Renée Elise Goldsberry and Phillipa Soo (YouTube)
  •  Kyle Jean-Baptiste and Lin-Manuel Miranda perform "The Confrontation" from Les Misérables (YouTube)
  • "Guns and Ships" sing-a-long (YouTube)
  • JJ x LMM, May the 4th Be With You (YouTube)
  • "Cabinet Battle #1" role reversal (YouTube)
  • Little kid raps both parts of "Cabinet Battle #1" (YouTube)
  • James Madison / Hercules Mulligan sings "Defying Gravity" (as Mickey Mouse...) (YouTube)
  • Hamilton and Jasmin sing "A Whole New World" (YouTube)
  • JA-BURR! Leslie Odom, Jr. mashes up Les Mis's "Stars" and "Wait For It" (YouTube)
  • Miranda is the voice at the barricade!! (YouTube)
  • Aaron Burr sings Bob Dylan (YouTube)
  • Phillipa Soo sings Beyoncé's "Halo" (YouTube)
  • Weird Al is the "Right Hand Man" (YouTube)
  • Stars / Les Mis (YouTube)
  • Taran Killam's Hamilton facts (YouTube)

Visuals by Rob Alvey (Website

Music by Rob Griffith (Bandcamp | iTunes

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SCHEDULE NOTE - starting in June, episodes will be released every *other* week until late summer / fall.

Recorded: June 13th, 2016