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Starting a new band, and there is just one problem...

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by Gazman, May 18, 2017.

  1. So I put some notices out on social media to form a new band, playing "get of your ass and boogie" music.

    4 responses come back... all women, 1 plays tambourine (when drunk), another plays maracas, third lady has some triangle experience, and the last has no musical talent, but is offering to be a founding groupie.

    Problem is obvious, what do we call the band?
    jmone, Jamesmidders, Oddly and 2 others like this.
  2. BassCliff


    May 17, 2012
    So. Cal.

    The Band Aides.

    Thank you for your indulgence,

    bolophonic, dbase, JRA and 4 others like this.
  3. hrodbert696

    hrodbert696 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Gazman's Dream Vacation?
    Oddly, JRA, Gazman and 2 others like this.
  4. Joe Nerve

    Joe Nerve Supporting Member

    Oct 7, 2000
    New York City
    Endorsing artist: Musicman basses
    The Tracy Partridge Tipsy Triangle Rhythm Section
    Jimmy4string, ptg, JRA and 7 others like this.
  5. IconBasser

    IconBasser Scuba Viking Supporting Member

    Feb 28, 2007
    Alta Loma, California
    Funky Fresh and the Fish Market
    JRA, hrodbert696 and Gazman like this.
  6. pcake


    Sep 20, 2011
    Los Angeleez
    don't be silly - that's just TOO obvious...

    ak56, JRA, Gazman and 1 other person like this.
  7. Oddly

    Oddly Unofficial TalkBass Cartographer! Supporting Member

    Jan 17, 2014
    Dublin, Ireland.
    Never mind what you call them. Just be sure to video the first rehearsal and post it here.
  8. Three hand percussionists and a groupie.

    The Handies.
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  9. El Spearo

    El Spearo

    Jun 12, 2012
    Wellington, NZ
    The Tambongles
    JRA, Gazman and BassCliff like this.
  10. Element Zero

    Element Zero Supporting Member

    Dec 14, 2016
    "They're Right"
    hrodbert696 likes this.
  11. Geronimo Atwater

    Geronimo Atwater

    Apr 26, 2015
    Due East
    Brother Scrod & the Hot Bod
  12. monsterthompson

    monsterthompson The Eighth Note Wonder Of The World Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2008
    The Four Bangers
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  13. Boristhespyder

    Boristhespyder Guest

    Feb 12, 2016
    One Lucky SOB?
    NigelD, Gazman, JRA and 1 other person like this.
  14. Wisebass


    Jan 12, 2017
    Lost in Space
    "Coffs Harbour All Stars" ? :D:laugh::roflmao:

    have a nice weekend mate

    may the bass be with you

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  15. dbase

    dbase Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
    South Jersey, USA..
    No pictures = it never happened ;)
  16. How about: "Wipe that smile off your face, young man!" ? Actually, this this the ideal situation. When anyone asks where you're going, just say "band practice". Everybody will think you're a dedicated musician. Keep going to "Practice" even after the "Band" folds. ;)
  17. bluesblaster


    Jan 2, 2008
    me thinks someone is pulling your leg...........but what the hey, I'll play." Itz a Gaz"

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