Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

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Re: Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

Postby jb » Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:27 am

Paco Del Stinko wrote:Probably can't do this. If I do, it'll have to be as a surprise appearance. If you see a tall, weird looking guy in the back, it just might be me.


Fingers crossed, Paco, would be great to see you.

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Postby Holly Furlone » Tue Jul 22, 2014 3:51 pm

jimtyrrell wrote:Still working on this, and it's looking good. Hope to officially confirm by tomorrow. I think Holly Furlone will be able to come along too!


I will be there! Can't wait!! :D
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Postby jb » Tue Jul 22, 2014 4:15 pm

Nice, everybody gets to try to break Holly's streak in the live fight.

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Postby the idiot king » Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:32 pm

gah, friend's wedding that weekend. not that my absence earns me any right to complain. :)
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Postby jimtyrrell » Thu Jul 24, 2014 1:12 pm

All right, the rest of my unresolved plans can now resolve themselves around this. I"M IN. We're driving down super early on Friday, getting in for the first show, hanging all day/night Saturday, and driving home Sunday morning. If there's still availability, I'd love to play an acoustic set on either night.
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Postby jb » Thu Jul 24, 2014 1:38 pm

So Jim that's you for an acoustic set one of the nights. Who else? Holly?
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Postby Holly Furlone » Thu Jul 24, 2014 4:12 pm

jb wrote:So Jim that's you for an acoustic set one of the nights. Who else? Holly?


Yes, please! Count me in for an acoustic set if there's still room, jb. Traveling down with Jim so my schedule will mirror his a bit. Thank you :)
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Postby Caravan Ray » Thu Jul 24, 2014 6:07 pm

Good stuff Jim. I might let you buy me a beer.
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Postby roymond » Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:44 am

Intentionally Left Bank needs to play Saturday night as the drummer is arriving from Brazil that morning. So, barring any trouble at immigration there will be rawk.
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Postby Generic » Sun Aug 03, 2014 3:05 pm

JB, I volunteered for "Whatever is available," but I'm getting to the point now* where I really need to know whether I'm playing an acoustic set or if I can get louder. Also, I'm trying to entice some friends to come out for my set. So if you could please let me know approximately when you were planning on scheduling me, and whether or not I'm allowed to "go loud," I'd really appreciate it.

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Postby jb » Sun Aug 03, 2014 4:00 pm

Go loud, man.
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Postby jb » Mon Aug 04, 2014 8:17 am

OK Here's how it's looking so far you guys:

FRIDAY
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6:00 - CARAVAN RAY
6:30 - SOCKPUPPET OR WHATEVER
7:00 - FITZROY
7:30 - ROYMOND
8:00 - MANHATTAN GLUTTON
8:30 - LUNKHEAD
9:00 - HOLLY FURLONE
9:30 - JIM TYRRELL

SATURDAY
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6:00 - FUTURE BOY
6:30 - JON ERIC
7:00 - TOBY ROKTOT
7:30 - ADD MUSIC
8:00 - FRANKIE BIG FACE
8:30 - JOHN BENJAMIN
9:00 - LIVE FIGHT STARTS

Did I miss anybody? Anybody want to quibble with their slot?

It's all lined up in half hours right now, so consider that you have 25 minutes. However, the only hard line is that at 9:00 we have to start being acoustic. But as I have it laid out here in this order, we should be fairly well protected from that danger by virtue of who is playing around those slots. So I'll shift and slide everyone around as necessary and keep to the rough schedule. If you have friends coming to listen, best get them there a half an hour before your listed moment in the spotlight.

We're gonna have a great time! Looking forward to seeing everybody!

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Postby Lunkhead » Mon Aug 04, 2014 8:27 am

Looks great, thanks John. You can call me "Lunkhead" for purposes of Song Fight! though please. ;)

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Postby roymond » Mon Aug 04, 2014 12:28 pm

My set needs to be Saturday, as Lefty arrives Saturday morning.
Also, can it appear on the marquee as "roymond & Intentionally Left Bank"?
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Re: Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

Postby fluffy » Mon Aug 04, 2014 12:46 pm

jb wrote:OK Here's how it's looking so far you guys:

FRIDAY
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6:00 - CARAVAN RAY
6:30 - SOCKPUPPET OR WHATEVER

Since I'm playing drums for CRay and my wrists are acting up pretty badly lately I'd like more of a break between his set and mine, and also I have a local friend attending who might not be able to get there that early.
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Postby jb » Mon Aug 04, 2014 1:03 pm

Requested changes coming-- NOBODY FALL IN LOVE WITH THEIR SLOT YET.
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Postby fluffy » Mon Aug 04, 2014 5:31 pm

Oh and I'd still like my set to be more transitional between the ROCK!!! and acoustic sections, and I'm willing to eschew drums as a conditional thing so feel free to put mine on the border between the two. I still don't even have a drummer lined up anyway.
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Re: Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

Postby jb » Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:40 pm

Don't worry about before or after, just kick ass in your slot and all will be well.

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Postby fluffy » Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:46 pm

Speaking of kicking ass, what practice times/spaces are available?
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Re: Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

Postby jb » Mon Aug 04, 2014 10:04 pm

There will be three spaces available in the building, from around noon until the show starts each day.

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Re: Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

Postby jb » Tue Aug 05, 2014 2:54 pm

VERSION 1.5

FRIDAY
======
6:00 - SOCKPUPPET OR WHATEVER
6:30 - MANHATTAN GLUTTON
7:00 - FITZROY
7:30 - JON ERIC
8:00 - CARAVAN RAY
8:30 - LUNKHEAD
9:00 - HOLLY FURLONE
9:30 - JIM TYRRELL

SATURDAY
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6:00 - FUTURE BOY
6:30 - ROYMOND & INTENTIONALLY LEFT BANK
7:00 - TOBY ROKTOT
7:30 - ADD MUSIC
8:00 - FRANKIE BIG FACE
8:30 - JOHN BENJAMIN
9:00 - LIVE FIGHT STARTS
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Re: Song Fight! Live 2014: August 15/16 - Sign Up for a Set

Postby BBABM » Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:31 am

Awesome. I'm so pumped.

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