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Each season covers an obscure, real-life competition and follows the contestants until there is only one left standing.
The second season is about the eleven contestants fighting for the title of Mr. Los Angeles Leather.
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LEATHER E6: May The Best Man Win
11 contestants fight for the title of Mr. Los Angeles Leather 2018. But only one will win.
October 7, 2018
LEATHER E5: Ben
Ben has a love story that sounds like it’s straight out of a R-rated Disney movie.
September 30, 2018
LEATHER E4: Pup Yoshi
Meet contestant Yoshi: a gold star gay, he's in a polyamorous relationship with his husband, and he's the only Asian American competing this year.
September 23, 2018
LEATHER E3: Jose
A profile episode of contestant Jose: a National Guard veteran and father of two. Jose’s an advocate for more Latinos becoming involved in the leather community.
September 16, 2018
LEATHER E2: Spike
Spike says he can kick your ass and do your makeup. He's one of the contestants vying for the title of Mr. LA Leather 2018.
September 9, 2018
LEATHER E1: Mr. L.A. Leather 2018
11 contestants fight for the title of Mr. Los Angeles Leather 2018.
September 2, 2018
LEATHER: Season Two Trailer
The Competition returns on September 2.
August 26, 2018
PIANO E11: And The Winner Is...
11. And The Winner Is... by The Competition
June 14, 2017
PIANO E10: The Top 6
The top 12 contestants compete for the 6 spots in the final round.
June 9, 2017
PIANO E9: The Quarterfinals
The top 20 contestants compete for 12 spots in the 15th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth, Texas.
June 4, 2017
PIANO E8: The Preliminary Round
The top 30 contestants compete for 20 spots in the 15th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth, Texas.
May 30, 2017
PIANO E7: The Nerves Are Kicking In
The competition is a couple weeks away and the contestants are feeling the pressure.
May 12, 2017
PIANO E6: Do You Want To Be A Pianist?
Our last profile piece of one of the Top 30 contestants in this year's Cliburn Competition. Meet Rachel Kudo.
May 1, 2017
PIANO E5: Wear Your Pretty Dresses
Sun-A Park is another pianist who made it into the Top 30.
April 12, 2017
PIANO E4: The Youngest One In The Room
Daniel Hsu is 19 years-old and is one of the youngest contestants in the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.
March 31, 2017
PIANO E3: The First Cut
Who made the first cut from 146 pianists to 30? Martin Leung? Jaemin Shin? Lindsay Garritson?
March 10, 2017
PIANO E2: Last Chance
These three contestants have one last chance to compete in The Cliburn before they age out of the competition.
February 23, 2017
PIANO E1: The Stakes
How do you "make it" in the classical music world? Well, entering competitions is one of the only ways to get noticed.
February 5, 2017
PIANO: Season One Trailer
The Competition begins on February 9.
January 26, 2017