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Theme night substitutes

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by abarson, Oct 24, 2013.


  1. abarson

    abarson

    Nov 6, 2003
    Santa Cruz
    Our band got picked to sub a cancellation. It's one of those nights with 3 bands, and the middle one dropped. Thing is, all 3 bands that were lined up had a female front person, and play alt-rock/punk stuff, so there was definately a theme for the evening.

    We're an older all-male classic rock covers band. We're thinking of concentrating on our louder/faster tunes, just to kind of stay in the mood.

    Any suggestions about not losing the audience when there's a style mismatch?
     
  2. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

    Sep 10, 2008
    Pomona, SoCal
    My band once got on a bill for a female oriented art show. Our in was that we had a female guitarist.
    In order to keep with the theme, our singer/guitarist and I both decided to wear a dress.
     

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