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Old 01-24-2019, 07:19 PM
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Originally Posted by pulykamell View Post
Love the energy of the kids, especially the guitarists and drummer. How did they end up playing this out of all the songs out there?
Every show has a director who has the job of making a playlist and guiding the weekly three hour rehearsals - and all of them are working musicians, generally from local/regional bands (it's a good job for a working musician - you don't have to get up before noon.) The rest of the show were the usual suspects - Sex Pistols, Buzzcocks, the Damned, the Ramones - with a few lesser-knowns like Alternative TV, Sonic's Rendezvous Band and Death. The kids also have weekly one-on-one lessons on their song. This goes on for 12-16 weeks, then they have a pair of shows in a real venue.