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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2004 9:15 am 
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[quote author=jaypfunk link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=0#1 date=11/09/04 at 09:50:38]<br><br>One correction....<br>Ray is the lead singer of Pick Me, I'm Clean on all the 1980 verisons not Ike.<br>Anyway....<br><br>PMIC is absolutley one of my all time fav FZ songs. Ever!!! In my top 10. The song itslef rules but the solos are just brutal during the Vinnie/Art shows.<br>Awesome!!!<br><br>[/quote]<br><br>Not exactly right Jayp, the rehearsal is definately Ike and the next songs also sometimes have Ike as leadsinger. After listening to these tracks it seems that Ray or Ike took turns in signing this song:<br><br>UMRK 10 February 1980 - IKE<br>San Bernardino 5 April 1980 - IKE & RAY<br>Fort Lauderdale 18 April 1980 early show - IKE<br>Portland 4 May 1980 - IKE & RAY<br>Rotterdam 24 May 1980 - IKE & RAY<br>Detroit 26 November 1980 early show - RAY <br>Chicago 28 November 1980 early show - RAY (& IKE)<br>Santa Monica 11 December 1980 early show - RAY<br>Santa Monica 11 December 1980 late show - RAY <br>Graz 29 May 1988 - IKE

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2004 9:56 am 
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Very good all of them.<br>Though I am partial to the one from Portland <br>(oh and I am totally loving the Chicago one too)<br>

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 10, 2004 2:41 pm 
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Thank you.  <br><br>The Tinseltown version of this song is what I play for drummers that have not heard Vinnie.  His playing throughout the song is great, but what he does during the solo interacting with Frank and the rhythm section is not of this earth and was simply the most creative thing I'd ever heard.<br><br>VCF

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 17, 2004 1:08 pm 
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Thank you very much. PMIC is also one of my fave songs. The UMRK clip is illuminating. In fact they all have their own individual qualities that have just transformed me into an even harder hardcore Zappa freak!<br><br>How did Jaypunk confuse Ike and Ray? Sounds like he is winging it to me my most learned Zappa trainspotters.<br>Any way the 1980 band is all about Ray and Ike givin it the large one...TOGETHER!!


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 17, 2004 5:50 pm 
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I think my favorite versions are during 1980.<br>With Bob Harris on trumpet...it adds such a great feel.

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 3:35 am 
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Are one of these on that bootleg Fred Zappelin?

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 4:01 am 
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Oh, you musta got that from the Patio.  Just found that site.  Thanks!

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 4:35 am 
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[quote author=Millwall link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=0#7 date=11/17/04 at 15:08:39]How did Jaypunk confuse Ike and Ray? Sounds like he is winging it to me my most learned Zappa trainspotters.[/quote]<br>well, if you doubt the fagnits zappa knowledge...ask to see his tape and VHS list.  he knows what hes talking about (surprisingly?! ;)).  8)  welcome aboard millwall!

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 11:48 am 
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Jaypfunk:  You are the most obnoxious asshole I have ever seen.  When someone is new to Zappa, do you expect them to go through jaypfunk training to know not to ever ask any questions jaypfunk can answer?

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 11:57 am 
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[quote author=jaypfunk link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=0#14 date=11/18/04 at 06:46:39]Hey fucktard.... I have like 400+ Zappa shows in my collection....[/quote]<br>only 400...yer just gettin started, bro'  ;)<br>

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 11:59 am 
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[quote author=fatherofinvention link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=15#15 date=11/18/04 at 13:48:44]Jaypfunk:  You are the most obnoxious asshole I have ever seen.  When someone is new to Zappa, do you expect them to go through jaypfunk training to know not to ever ask any questions jaypfunk can answer?[/quote]<br>hahaha...i think we've all been thru some sort of jaypfunk training. ;D  dont take anything posted here too seriously, remember this is the zappa board and we're all a bunch of sarcastic weirdos... i'm sure you'll fit in just fine.    enjoy!  8)

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 18, 2004 12:03 pm 
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[quote author=johnoppel link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=15#17 date=11/18/04 at 13:59:10]<br>hahaha...i think we've all been thru some sort of jaypfunk training. ;D  dont take anything posted here too seriously, remember this is the zappa board and we're all a bunch of sarcastic weirdos... i'm sure you'll fit in just fine.    enjoy!  8)[/quote]<br><br><br>Except for that Johnoppel - too wierd.....<br><br> :)


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[quote author=calvin2hikers link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=15#18 date=11/18/04 at 14:03:05]<br><br><br>Except for that Johnoppel - too wierd.....<br><br> :)[/quote]<br>*busted*  :P<br><br>alright gotta run keneally is doing a guitar clinic 15 mintues from here in new haven now! :o 8)

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 20, 2004 9:08 pm 
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[quote author=LumpyGravy link=board=concerts;num=1100017164;start=15#23 date=11/18/04 at 18:32:39]<br><br><br><br>'Knowledge is not wisdom.'<br>[hr]<br>400+ Zappa shows? So what? What kind of 'knowledge' does that give you? <br>To be able to say how many times he played here or there and if it was may 30th or may 31st this or that... Horse shit! Sounds like stamp collector fetichism* to me. You should try to understand Zappa to begin with, because that's something you obviously don't.<br>[hr]<br>Worship the almighty jayfuckanasshole...<br>[hr]<br>now don't get upset, little johnny. you do have a sense of humor, don't you..?<br>[hr]*no offense to stamp collectors... or any serious zappa collectors, for that matter<br>[/quote]<br><br>So - to be a fan you have understand Zappa? You can't just love the music? I thought that was the whole point. <br>


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Thank you very much. And now......<br>


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