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-- -- -- -- Yeah we -- to Chris Christopher Guest Michael McKean Rob Reiner and I had done it a pilot for show.
Before I went to SNL and Spinal Tap -- sort of in and decent form there and we got together after -- left personnel and we said let's let's do more with these guys and we got a little money to do a script.
And instead we made a twenty minute demo of the movie we figured nobody can read this understand we're talking about.
And we went around Hollywood for two and a half years flawed and that that.
And you've never seen I mean you've seen blank stares if you are with a lot of executives -- business but you've never seen -- -- in the Hollywood studio executives who watched that demo and then the lights came up -- him go.
What's that with -- happy with that we'll only be if feature films -- Or when I -- -- Profiler that Norman -- all in Norman and a friend of mine who you know admirable record nations.
-- went to see -- first home.
Of course it's funny there and Tony -- of them to -- the sport.
I mean this is the lesson in Australia.
Yes well that was the idea that was the first impulse.
We knew we were funny people and we would maybe do something funny.
But our impulse was why can't movies get rock and roll right.
You know we've seen all his movies where guys are -- immigrant laws Chuck Berry yeah of course let's get a right for change so we were.
We were kind of Nazis about that all the way through boot during the making of the pictures we saw something that look right we'd stop and say.
And you know -- So makes me proud when guys in the business and guys -- Muppets and that's just -- life that don't flight made Karsten realize that you.
We're an accomplished business minuses of a foreign -- from all Crist from my core bands together and and separately Michael was in the the post walk away -- left bank.
Already timing and finished fiftieth -- and it's only an important for the record head out.
Off and then you also because of that -- -- -- yeah.
And or just dvd how long this is last year we did a tour -- -- -- and I know we toured a Spinal Tap we towards the folks month.
We had never toured as ourselves.
And we decided what with the economy -- all we weren't gonna carry a lot of -- -- on a tour Lester was a 25 anniversary of cash wanted to do something commemorated.
And a couple times at the museum -- modern -- here in New York we'd.
Gone up as ourselves and perform the songs from both movies and talk to the audience about the film's.
We thought well let's do that and this is a tour where we appeared as ourselves played all the music from tapping my anyway and and and some other governments well.
And did some comedy pieces and that's basically.
That challenge for us was OK we've always played these other guys.
How would we do this with operates with NATO WW WD what would we do.
And so -- interest and some of the songs come out pretty much as you remember them some of the songs are radically different.
And we did thirty cities that is dvds the last city in the tour Milwaukee Wisconsin certainly dvd you can buy where you can actually smell -- -- That's our group -- On this tour.
I think got to play louder to have groupies that you have provisional pole again when we do we detect tumors yeah but what we discovered I was -- -- up.
-- yeah I Don Nelson and it's it's interesting because you realize that.
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Based on the lyrics of your most popular song.
They figured that your spec sheet.
And of course our most popular song with big bottom so you figure out what you figure out what we saw an apartment because you know there's another page and --
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