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Anyone remember that Inspector Gadget Cartoon?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Casting Thunder, Feb 15, 2013.

  1. Casting Thunder

    Casting Thunder

    Oct 7, 2012
    I was noodling around the other night and decided to try picking with a Miraculous Medal. I thought it sounded cool and want to try it out while I'm plugged into my amp.


    When I was little I used to watch the Inspector Gadget cartoon on Saturday mornings and the one scene the is forever scarred on my memory is when the inspector tries to play an electric guitar and graphically electrocutes himself. I'm not kidding when I say I wouldn't go within a yard of an electric guitar until I was 14.

    That won't possibly happen right? I mean I'll be properly grounded, not made of metal and most importantly not in a cartoon.

  2. Sell your gear.


  3. baltsen


    Nov 11, 2011
    Freiberg, Germany
    Hahaha, awesome story!:D... I can't remember this episode, but how great was Inspector Gadget anyway?!:)
  4. Mushroo

    Mushroo Supporting Member

    Apr 2, 2007
    Massachusetts, USA
    We used to sing along with the theme song as "Doo doo doo doo do, inspect her gadget, doo doo doo doo doo doo doo!" and crack ourselves up.
  5. Richland123


    Apr 17, 2009
  6. guroove


    Oct 13, 2009
    Buffalo, NY
    I saw that episode. It won't happen unless you're barefoot standing on wet ground.
  7. Richland123


    Apr 17, 2009
  8. Casting Thunder

    Casting Thunder

    Oct 7, 2012
  9. elgecko


    Apr 30, 2007
    Anasleim, CA

    For some reason, I remember that show coming on after school during the week.
  10. Casting Thunder

    Casting Thunder

    Oct 7, 2012
    I was watching reruns.
  11. MCS4


    Sep 26, 2012
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    There was an all-girl punk band called Inspect Her Gadget a while back (no idea if they're still active). I remember them being on the bill at a Warped Tour date several years ago.

    Also I play the Inspector Gadget theme/melody on bass all the time... always gets a reaction.
  12. gary19702


    Jan 15, 2013
    Look at what happened to keith relf of the yardbirds. Nuff said :)
  13. Well back in the olden days, things weren't always grounded so well. Nowadays it's mostly different. Mostly.
  14. Hell yeah! The Claw was the sh*t!
  15. Casting Thunder

    Casting Thunder

    Oct 7, 2012
    if anyone cares, I didn't electrocute myself! Also discovered my medal is a attracted to my pick ups; cue me spending too much time trying to figure out if that messes with the sound of my bass.
  16. Hamlet7768

    Hamlet7768 Here to chew gum and rock. Still have gum.

    Jun 5, 2011
    I remember watching bits of that show we rented from Blockbuster! I thought the movie was alright.
  17. I love that show.
    Especially that damn amazing theme song.
    Simple yet elegant
  18. Mushroo

    Mushroo Supporting Member

    Apr 2, 2007
    Massachusetts, USA
    Theme song is based on "Hall of the Mountain King":

  19. AnchorHoy


    Dec 29, 2008
    New Jersey
    Go Go Gadget Wee Wee !!!

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