Summer is approaching, and so are the cover band opportunities...

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by Neo1, Apr 26, 2019.


  1. Neo1

    Neo1 Supporting Member

    Crazy, or crazy smart? Interesting promotional opportunities, I guess, and just imagine the audience that might show up. Quite a bit of an "ick" factor in the entire thing, but it does make one wonder...

    How about a '70s porn movie music cover band?
     
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  2. Just make sure the wah pedal works! :laugh:


    Dang! I probably shouldn’t admit I know that...:cautious::rolleyes:

    Edit: didn’t read the ad first. I see he mentions wah several times. Oh well.
     
  3. denhou1974

    denhou1974

    Mar 6, 2008
    Funny.
     
  4. friskinator

    friskinator Supporting Member

    Apr 5, 2007
    Georgia
    It's funny on paper, but probably wouldn't work as described. If they're planning on only doing instrumentals of soundtrack material nobody has heard, forget ever having an audience. If they added a singer and played 70s funk/soul/etc. hits with some of the soundtrack stuff added as interludes, then maybe? But at that point, they're just another cover band.
     
  5. Boomchickywowwow...

    BnB
     
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  6. lfmn16

    lfmn16 Inactive

    Sep 21, 2011
    charles town, wv
    Complete waste of time, IMHO anyway. That stuff all sounds the same pretty quickly. Does anyone really think an audience is going to sit and listen to it for hours? :rollno:
     
  7. Neo1

    Neo1 Supporting Member

    Sit? Listen? I must be doing it all wrong.
     
  8. Michedelic

    Michedelic MId-Century Modern

    The lead singer should be dressed as a pizza delivery guy.
     
  9. Michael Bloomfield did soundtracks for Mitchell Brothers movies back in the '70's. Whatever pays the rent.
     
  10. Funny, that's what I thought when I watched porn as a teenager. Five minutes of "Heh heh, this is pretty good", five minutes of "Uh huh, they're doin' it again", then five minutes thinking "I wonder if there's any football on?"
     
  11. lfmn16

    lfmn16 Inactive

    Sep 21, 2011
    charles town, wv
    Most guys only watch it for two minutes anyway. :D
     
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  12. I thought the Red Hot Chili Peppers were basically a '70s porn cover band...
     
  13. Hotblack

    Hotblack Pay the cost to be the boss. Supporting Member

    May 20, 2002
    Provided content for Genzler Amplification
    How you gonna' keep 'em down on the farm after they've seen Karl Hungus?
     
  14. Porn has music?
     

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