How did you get into stand up comedy?
I got into stand up after being homeless for 5 years and couch surfing .I kept getting told to get into comedy and come out to birds and after a few weeks i did and have being doing it ever since.
What do you want visitors and locals to know about stand up comedy that they may not already know?
I want people to learn that comedy is a lot like poetry .There is no format or proper way to do comedy .You can only do it the way that feels right and hope people like it.
What’s the craziest thing that happened during a set?
was doing a set at gordos on tennessee and a homeless guy and his dog started talking to me while i was in the middle of a joke.
Is there a moment after you do a joke/roast that you think you went too far?
I’ve had a few moments where i thought this isn’t gonna get a good response but never you’ve gone to far.
You are basically the tallahassee roast master, if you could meet Jeff Ross how would that go down?
I’ve thought about if i ever met jeff ross. I feel i would be tested in my skill and if deemed worthy i feel we would get along as comedians but also as roasters. Which is an entirely different ball game.
What’s next for you?
No idea what is next and i’m ok with that.
Describe stand up comedy in 5 words or less
Cinnabun with cocaine on top.
Where can we find you on social media?
You can find me at @TekkJohnson on instagram ,My fan page on facebook .and also tekkJohnson on youtube