Paper Bag #24 ~ June 26, 2001
Mulcahy's ~ Wantagh , LI, NY
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Instrumentation: Mike Guido, Tony Rome, 7 Cheese Calzones, 12 vocalists, 12 guitars, 6 keyboards, 4 harmonicas, 7 horns, 9 basses, 13 percussionists, 62 crew members, 61 ladies auxiliary, 20 on the Group W Bench
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Highlights: Absolutely a killer opening with 2001 - a Bag Oddity, Big Scotto & Dawnette sing Walk This Way, How High the Moon, There isn't much you can say about the Blind Faith album. Awesome. Songs from space. And such costumes! Steve Finkelstein always but now Lester and Scully and Don Prager and the costumes. Such a group!

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Name Shirt Name Shirt Number
Our Founder    
Mike Guido GUIDO 49
Tony Rome    
Scott Savitt Sect Ldr ROME-O 2001
The Cheese Calzones    
Marianne Barton Sect Ldr DOUBLE CHEESE 7
Judy Davis HEAD CHEESE 1
Mary Mc Andrews CHEESE CALZONE 21 YEARS
Beth Jewell FETA 20
Laura French CHEEZZIE 18
Vocalists    
Tony Barca Sect Ldr ÒTHE OLD DUDEÓ 2001 A BLUES ODDITY
Jim Small MARS 7
Peggy Kelly NO VACANCY  
Peter Mazzeo MAZ 14
Pete Scully LOVE MONKEY 24
Joan Pollack DANGEROUS CURVES 38C
Mike Russo GROMIT 137
Nancy Kleemann MAGIC 3 3
Don Prager NOT YO MAMA / MAMA CHUCHU 69
Dawnette Darden SUN 7
Denise Corazón DANGEROUS CURVES 36C
Camille Rizzo MRS. RIZ 11
Guitarland    
Joe Anziano Sect Ldr JOEY 1
Mike Cummings Sect Ldr M. C. 7b5
Ed Carucci POLECAT 11
Dave Morris DAVE 11
Mike Nugent MOONMAN <moon>
Mark Coffey OKRAM 01
Mike Flyntz FLYNTZ .010
Tom Pecoraro PEDAL RACKS 2
Joe Scollo SCOLLO 00
Phil Antonucci FLANT ?
Greg Zant FLYING CHIP 8
The Keyboard Ghetto    
Gary Quenqua Sect Ldr   Q
Larry Ketchell Sect Ldr SAWTOOTH 45
Ed Lesco TUPPERWARE 7
Joe Samuels ROAST BEEF GOLD STANDARD
Rich Campbell MARATHONMAN 26.2
Harry Oestreicher HARRY 0
The Down Wind Horns    
Val Angrosini Sect Ldr ASTRONAUT 5/4
John Boyle SAX & THE CITY 25
Ron Fox MR. FOX 7-2-01
Lenny La Pinta    
Ron Aprea CRAZY FINGERS 11
Jason Chapman JASON 8vb
Ed Wolstedlund JUST DO IT
Frank Rizzo MR. RIZ 321-3211
Harmonicas    
Paul Shields Sect Ldr PABLO 50
Joe Santino Sect Ldr RHYTHM & HUES f 5.6
Basses    
Jim Myers Sect Ldr STELLAR BASS 48
Joe Dehler HIP TRIP 1956
Tom Flyntz BABAGNUSH <bass clef symbol>
Mark Cimino CYALAYTA 6
Lester Saldinger PARDON MEÉIS THAT URANUS
George Panos MORE BASS 41
Percussion    
Scott Kistenberger Sect Ldr BV 3
Jimmy Varelas JIMMYTHEGREEK 45
Steve Finkelstein JUNGLE JU TOO
Eel Nietsleknif Kumumpás Punukpók 4U
Vin Cimino IÕM WITH NITWIT 69
Neil Burgett ELECTRIC CIGAR 0
Pete Lazos ZORBA 00
Jeff Consi PAPA MIA  
Billy Onesios IN THE ÒOÓ ZONE 27
Shawn Murray GROOVE SLAVE 4/4
Cliff Hackford CLIFFDRUMS.COM  
Chris Hart CRISPY 10
Sound    
Phrögk Perlman Sect Ldr PHRÖGK 4 ° II
Tom Heinisch Sect Ldr LI SOUND GUY 50 hz
Willy S K Sound    
Scott Hartmann MID FREQ 12
Rich Rahner SOUNDUDE 35
Chip Sciacca MulsGoToGuy  
Lights    
Greg Hebel Sect Ldr HEBEL 44
Photo    
Bill Mason Sect Ldr BILBO 3791
Video    
Steve Porcelli Sect Ldr STEVEKO 38
Mr. Guido's Valet    
Jim Mola Sect Ldr JIMMY 29
Mr. Guido's Spiritual Advisor    
Tom Russo Sect Ldr RUDO 23
Vice Pres. in charge of Fun    
Ken Tobin Sect Ldr E & H 1
Toastmaster    
Bruce Sautkulis TOASTMASTER 1
The Door Crew    
Phil Guido Sect Ldr MR. BUBBLY #1
Frank Varipapa AIR TUNA 99
Lucy Guido LUCIA 39+
Dan Guido GUIDO 45
Vinny Guido SOY LIBRE 42
Jay Genova MR GENOVA $15
Construction    
George Ranzette Sect Ldr YORGO 9
Adam Schwab ADAM 10!
Lisa Layton HORSE WHISPERER 2001
Jim Irwin OIL CAN %
John Parkinson BIG JOHN 96
Larry Showman BONES 5
The Barcreep    
John Christison Sect Ldr BARCREEP 4Q2
Ed Barcreep UNCLE ED I 8 1 2
Peggy Murphy ALIEN 69
Staff    
Eddie Parkinson BIG ED 33
Paul Yovino 1-2-TREE YO-YO
Bob Murphy MURPH 1
Brian Young ETERNAL ROOKIE ?
Walter Symanski WALT 23
Jack Brescia TOW TRUCK JACK 40
John Roxburgh SCUM 00
Gary Troy TROY 24
Billy Leavy TOP ÔO THE MORNIN <shamrock>
Vinnie Quenqua VINNY Q
Rob Smith ROCKINÕ ROB 243
Pete Volberg QUALITY PETE 15
James West SOLAR WINDBAG 186,000 miles/sec
Kevin West CRANKY BOY 2
Steve Doell STEVE 11
Tom Menkes BENOIT 14
Tom West SMOOTH  
Bob Barbini BEGINS WITH A B
Joe Tighe T BONE 22
Phil Wetenhall CHZDOG 51
John Kleemann PUFF TENTACLE 47
Joe Gander GOOSE 00
Steven Ianucci NUCCI 24
John Wittenborg SALTY 50
Bob Schmidt BOB 9
John Zilani SHAKA 14
Larry Goodman LARRY LUV 15
Larry Press OCCUPIED 1
James Davis JD 3
Jon Doyle    
Terry Middleton JUST T 72
Richie Stankiewicz VERMONT RICHIE 23
Keith Taylor KEITH 11
Ladies Auxilliary    
Sue Guido Sect Ldr CHATTING CHICKS 2
Sue W Guido WOMAN TO WOMAN #16
Pam Sprague BEER TWIN 1 20
Grettie Silecchio GRETTIE ±12db
Patti Small VENUS 7
Lisa Silecchio NeeU 2
Laura Daddona LAURA 2
Dawn Barca DAWNINGS 34 COOKING GOOD
Sue Lesco MRS. ED 8
Desiree Xefos DEZ MONSTER 44
Lisa Joy THE VOICE 42
Suzan Coffey    
Lani Quenqua LANI Q
Amy Hof I HOF 2 DANCE 62
Peggy Irwin MELONMAKER -8%
Karen Sprague BEER TWIN 2 20
Stephanie West VENUS FLYBAG 2
Barbara Dismas BEE DEE 53
Vinnie Anne Doell VINNIE ANNE 10
Annie Morris ANNIE 2
Pam Pecoraro PAM DOLL 3
Christine Schwab OO-EE-OO-AA-AA  
Liz Tobin E & H 2
Sharon Cook PRESSURE COOK 7
Ruth Ketchell RUTH 634
Laura Leavy MAMA LALA 2 BOYS
Dawn Menkes ERIN PAIGE 1
Cassie Mernick CASSALITA 38
Betsy Parkinson BETSY  
Joyce Saldinger JOYCE 23
Jill Silberberg PIECE KEEPER 007
Cindy Symanski CINDY 23
Dee Antonucci DEEGE !
Cecilia Hackford CECILIAKIRTLAND.COM  
Emma Guido DOUBLE DIGITS 10
Sara Guido WOOF! ARF! BARK! 6
Melissa Perlman PEANUT 17 1/2
Amy Russo AMY 01
Patti Zant MRS. CHIP 7
Maureen Dehler MO CHARDONNAY 11/77
Lauren Gander MRS. GOOSE 001
Louise Kistenberger WEEZY 49
Liz Leone THIN LIZZY 8
Annie Schmidt ANNIE 11
Maggie Votava MAGGIE XO
Liz Barbini CLOYOBELL  
Denise Chapman AFTER ALL 17 IÕVE EARNED IT
Francine Consi MAMA MIA  
Kat Fox MRS. FOX 7-2-01
Yohanna Hart   ÒYOÓ
Mary Martini    
Patty OÕ Brien NITWIT 38
Alyse Prager STILL DONÕS BETTER 1/2
Maria Quenqua MARIA Q
Eileen Scott LEEN CUISINE 69
Rae Doyle    
Kathy Genova BLITZEN ?
Allison Gentile INSTIGATOR 23
Danielle Guido DANI-GIRL #1
Heather Lo Mastro HALO 1
Kathleen Oestreicher KAT 0
Laura Ostreicher GODMAMA RAMA 21
Joanne Taylor JOANN 10
Kaitlyn Zant DALE 10
Megan Zant CHIP 7
the Group W Bench    
Ed Lowe Sect Ldr IÕM WITH SHECKY 540AM
Richard Degnan DEGS 26
Tom Fischetti    
Gary Francke FRANCKE GÕS 15
Jim Murphy MURF 7
Mike Mc Elwee JANITOR 01
Joe Mc Gorry McGOO 01
John Murray CASH  
Billy OÕ Sullivan STALE 00
Michael Dunne DOONAY 00
Eric Miller E TRAIN 01
Diane OÕ Keefe DIANE 4
Laura Murray NEW CASH  
Conor Tobin THREE B
David Tobin DOOJY 9
Chris Nicholas CABBAGE PATCH  
Chuck Norris KNOTTY PINE  
Larry Schumacher POSTINO  

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Title Artist Vocalists
Also Sprach Zarathustra ~ Strauss ~ xx
Paper Bag Theme ~ Bag Band ~ Guido
I Don't Wanna Work ~ Todd Rundgren ~ Guido/Calzones
Something You Got ~ BB King ~ Barca/Dawnette
Sweet Emotion ~ Aerosmith ~ Scollo
Walk This Way ~ Aerosmith ~ Savitt/Dawnette
How High the Moon ~ Les Paul & Mary Ford ~ Ladies
Rocket Man ~ Elton John ~ Mazzeo
Take Me to the Pilot ~ Elton John ~ Barca
Space Oddity ~ David Bowie ~ Prager
Mr. Spaceman ~ Byrds ~ Myers
Venus ~ Shocking Blue ~ Camille Rizzo
Blind Faith - side 1
Had to Cry Today ~ Blind Faith ~ Lester
Can't Find My Way Home ~ Blind Faith ~ Cummings
Well All Right ~ Blind Faith ~ Pollock
Presence of the Lord ~ Blind Faith ~ Kleemann
Does Anybody Know What Time it Is ~ Chicago ~ M. Russo
Brick House ~ Commodores ~ Scully
Lady Marmalade ~ Patti LaBelle ~ Ladies
I Get Around ~ Beach Boys ~ Ensemble
Treat Her Like a Lady ~ Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose ~ Small
Summertime Blues ~ Blue Cheer ~ Nugent
I Hate Myself for Lovin' You ~ Joan Jett ~ Calzones
Come to My Window ~ Melissa Ethridge ~ Pollock
Hymn #43 ~ Jethro Tull ~ Boyle
Bag Contest • Drum solo
Hot Fun in the Summertime ~ Sly & Family Stone ~ Ensemble
Grazin' in the Grass ~ Masekela/Friends of Distinction ~ Scully
Can't Get Enough of that Funky Stuff ~ Kool & the Gand ~ Prager/Scully
Crystal Blue Persuasion ~ Tommy James & Shondells ~ Angrosini
In the Summertime ~ Mungo Jerry ~ Small
I Wanna Be Sedated ~ Ramones ~ Savitt
Me & Bobby McGee ~ Joplin ~ Dawnette
Blind Faith - side 2
Sea of Joy ~ Blind Faith ~ Lester
Do What You Like ~ Blind Faith ~ Wolstedlund
Bad Moon Rising ~ Credence Clearwater ~ Corazon
2000 Light Years From Home ~ Rolling Stones ~ Kelly
Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds ~ Beatles ~ Scollo/Boyle
Shining Star ~ Earth, Wind & Fire ~ Dawnette/Scully
Son of Mr. Green Jeans ~ Frank Zappa ~ xx
Bag Harmonica Blues ~ Harps ~
Ziggy Stardust & Spiders from Mars ~ David Bowie ~ Corazon
Dark Side of the Moon ~ Pink Floyd ~ Barca/Kelly
Lost in the Ozone Again ~ Commander Cody ~ Guido
Live & Let Die ~ McCartney ~ Barca
The Wheel
Rockabilly ~ Pollock
Break on Through ~ Doors ~ Lester
Led Zeppelin madness ~ Led Zeppelin ~ Cummings
Margaritaville ~ Jimmy Buffett~ Tony Barca
Roadhouse Blues ~ Doors ~ Billy O
Evil Ways ~ Santana ~ Mike Cummings Tony Barca
Whippin'Post ~ Allman Bros ~ John Boyle
Freeway Jam ~ Jeff Beck


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Paper Bag 2001 Space is the place. Tentative Songlist #10 is on the back of this sheet. Any last minute requests can be sent to me through the website (www.paperbagmusic.com). On run-through day (Mon June 25) we must end at 9:15pm so that Mulcahy’s can open. Please arrive on time that night and be ready when you are needed. Know what to do and when to do it. Ask questions. Don’t be a banana head. Please remember that Bag shirts are to be worn only by the person to whom the shirt has been issued. Your Bag shirt entitles you to food, beer and backstage access. There are over 200 people in the band. NO ONE IS PERMITTED BACKSTAGE WITHOUT MY AUTHORIZATION. Have fun, get your ticket money and shirt name in early, and remember to practice good oral hygiene.

Once again, almost 20% of the Bag tickets used by customers to gain admission last year were not paid for. In order for the Bag to continue as we know it, we need operating capital. Please understand that, unless you have been issued COMP tickets, every Bagger is responsible for at least 4 tickets worth of revenue. (In other words, be sure to fork over your 40 bucks so that we can continue to have the Paper Bag)

Please bring a can of food for donation to those in our community who are less fortunate than we. Thanks

There is no WILL CALL window at the Paper Bag (unless someone wants to volunteer to sit at the door and argue with people who should have gotten their tickets in advance from you.)

Itinerary
MONDAY June 18- 8pm Section Leaders Meeting
MONDAY June 25 - Bag EVE at Mulcahy's
1pm - Sound & Lights load in
3pm - Construction crew call- Stage, sound, light & video area construction needs to be done. We always need help. Contact the Construction Section Leader for info
6pm - Stage gear load-in All Bag musicians are expected to participate in the Bag eve run-through.
7-9pm - Run-through. We will rehearse as much of the show as we can get to in 2 hours. We must use our time efficiently. Be on time.
TUESDAY June 26 - 3pm - General Call, Be there.
5pm - Stage gear load-in
6pm - Drum sound check We always spend extra time on the drums. We just do
7pm - Band sound check
9pm - House opens
10pm - Musicians to the Courtyard- it's SHOWTIME
WEDNESDAY June 27 - Bag Lag ~ sleep ‘till the pain goes away
Mulcahy’s is gracious enough to provide food for the crew on both Wednesday & Thursday. Please be appreciative.
Only people wearing 2001 Bag shirts are permitted in the stage and backstage areas. Please cooperate. DO NOT bring unauthorized individuals to the areas reserved for the band.


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More Paper Bag Tradition

The Blind Faith Album was released in 1969, the year of Woodstock, Neil Armstrong on the Moon, the Miracle Mets, the Joe Namath Jets, and the year I graduated from high School. I have two copies of this record album - both completely worn out. I bought it on 8 track and cassette tape, on CD, and have downloaded digital versions. There is no way to describe the significance this album in the decision (conscious or unconscious) of many of us on stage tonight to become musicians. It does not contain formula songs, designed to be hits. It is a recording of musicians playing - and playing together in the best of rock and roll tradition. I would hope that every band I ever played in could capture the spirit of Blind Faith, guys who could play happily for hours on end.
When you research the credits for this album, you invariably come across question marks regarding the specifics of who did what, when, where , and even how (we can all figure out the why). It was produced and mixed by Jimmy Miller (1942-1994) An American, Miller first started working in music with British musician Steve Winwood in the mid-1960s, mixing songs for the Spencer Davis Group, and then producing the first albums by Winwood's new group, Traffic, Mr. Fantasy (1967) and Traffic (1968). Miller had made a reputation for himself as someone who knew how to get a good drum sound, amongst other things. It was in early 1968 that the Stones hired Miller as a producer, who is credited as such on the Stones' next five albums, Beggars Banquet, Let It Bleed, Sticky Fingers, Exile on Main Street and Goats Head Soup, certainly one of the high periods in the band's output. Miller occasionally also played percussion and drums on Stones' records, for example on Happy. (He also plays the cowbell on Honky Tonk Women.)
Paper Bag drummer extroadinaire Lee Finkelstein (Eel Nietsleknif in you program) is an acquaintance of Jimmy Miller’s daughter, Deena. She has been gracious enough to provide us with a few words regarding her Dad and his contribution to the quality of life enjoyed by rock and roll kids like me.

 (Jimmy Miller producer of "BLIND FAITH")

My Dad would have loved to attend this EVENT...He loved great music AND a great party.
"BLIND FAITH" was his all-time favorite production project, which wasn't actually a production at all.
He loved telling the story of this "ASSIGNMENT"......they dropped about five 3" reels filled with music on the floor, and said "make something of this!"..the endless days he spent piecing all of this these great jam sessions together to create an album. Nothing was written, and lyrics were later added to the pieces he edited.....then ...BAM! ..... MASTERPIECE!
It's great that folks are keeping these wonderful legacies alive, and sharing them with our "new" generation....SO MUCH to learn from the masters! THANKS GUYS!
Deena Miller ( daughter of JIMMY MILLER)

 

 

The Paper Bag Songlist Many of you are curious as to how we come up with the songlist. Usually we have some sort of a theme, but the 25th is a major bagiversary, so, during our January meeting the executive board listed all the bands usually covered during a bag. We then tried to pick the best bag song by each band. There was much discussion, laughter and needle dropping involved. (For those of you born after 1975, music used to be sold by using wax impressions cut into grooves on black vinyl discs. We called them records and played them using a phonograph and a needle). We play songs until we hit one where everyone starts dancing in their seat. That is when we know we have a winner. AC/DC is the only first time band on this year’s list. This happened because Larry Ketchel did an outrageous imitation of Angus Young, or Malcolm Young or whoever sings in that ridiculous screech. It was, in a word, hysterical. We then went down the list and assigned the songs to first set or second. They were sorted by band name, and when we read the list down it was perfect. From A to Z. Allmans to the Who, AC/DC to Zappa. Yeah!

The Wheel When we run out of songs, we go to the wheel. (you know, spin the wheel, win a
valuable prize - that kind of wheel) We spin the wheel, and whatever comes up, we play. We try to populate the wheel with bands that we should cover every year but were left off the list for some reason. This year’s wheel should include among others the Allman Bros, Led Zep, Jeff Beck, Santana. We usually have a category the the band dreads, like “Mike Cummings plays drums” or “Keyboard Players Choice” We will play tonight until 4:01 am. Long live the wheel. Get home safely.

This is the spot where I get to thank…Dick at Supreme Trophy in Huntington Station; Eko Video; S-K Sound; Mark Coffey and the crew at Goldman Bros., Minuteman Printing in East Northport; The Maker of the Melon Peggy Irwin; Jill Silberberg- the sign girl; Lisa Layton for her wonderful work collecting and distributing food; the faculty and staff at Garden City MS; my brothers and sisters working at the front door missing the show; my three girls, Emma, Sara & Sue for making me the happy boy you see here tonight. As you can see, I live a charmed existence.
Mulcahy’s…is some great place to enjoy the Bag. From John Murray, right across to the bar backs, every one of the seemingly endless number of employees of this club is unfailingly helpful. These people understand the the Paper Bag at its purest essence. Mul’s now holds the record, with 6 bags, in no small part due to the support provided by these fine people. Please thank the Mulcahy’s staff when you see them. Patronize this fine establishment all year. Get home safely

Mulcahy’s… is some great place to enjoy the Bag. From John Murray, right across to the bar backs, every one of the seemingly endless number of employees of this club is unfailingly helpful. These people understand the the Paper Bag at its purest essence. Mul’s now holds the record, with 6 bags, in no small part due to the support provided by these fine people. Please thank the Mulcahy’s staff when you see them. Patronize this fine establishment all year. Get home safely

Peas & carrots, peas & carrots, peas & carrots … It is always sad to see a friend move away. Joanie Pollock has been a bag participant for the past 8 years. In addition to providing lead vocals on many songs, Joanie has been one of the true Paper Bag soldiers, the people who really make the show work. She has sung backup on countless songs, and when we will occasionally grind to a halt, she is always ready to take charge. Joan is moving to Montreal and we wish her the best of luck.
We experienced the loss of another member of the Paper Bag family with the sudden passing of Adam Calaci earlier this year. Adam was a great bass player, a loyal friend, and a very funny guy. He will be missed.
We would like to thank you, the audience, for your annual participation. You are paying the bills for the lights and the killer sound system, the shirts and the beer for the band. Without you, we have no show. Every year, with no advertisement, more that 1,300 of you show up in Wantagh on the last Tuesday in June, at 10 o’clock, some of you dressed in funny clothes and some of you ready to stay out all night and party all night long. There are usually about 400 people left at the close of the evening. You guys are my favorites, the die hards. Let’s all have a good time tonight, sing and scream and dance with the big band. You have a full year to recover.

The Savannah Joe Kommnick “Are these donuts fresh?” Moment Many of you in the Paper Bag community knew Joe Kommnick simply as “Savannah.” I had the privilege working with this gentle man in the clubs on the South Shore for over 10 years. Savannah Joe was a bright ray of happiness that cut through the smoky air and shined into your heart. He was always ready with a joke, your favorite libation, or an absurd movie quote . There was never anything harsh about Savannah Joe…none of the rough edges many of us who live the night life develop. I miss his company. In 1996 we inaugurated the tradition of performing a song each year that connects us with Joe, so that we may have a vehicle to help us remember this fine man. This year, Lost in the Ozone is dedicated to Savannah Joe. In keeping with Joe’s sense of humor, and to ease the melancholy of the moment, before we begin the song, We ask all of you to place an index finger, held horizontally, just below your nose and all together ask in a falsetto voice …“Are these donuts fresh?

THE BROWN PAPER BAG is the only thing civilized man has produced that does not seem out of place in nature. Crumpled into a wad of wrinkles, like the fossilized brain of a dryad; looking weathered; seemingly slow and rough enough to be a product of natural evolution; its brownness the low key brown of potato skin and peanut shell, dirty but pure; its kinship to tree unobstructed by the cruel crush of industry; absorbing the elements like any other organic entity a No. 8 Kraft brown paper bag lay discarded in the hills of Huntington and it appears to live where it lay.

by Tom Robbins
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Thanks and a tip of the old Paper Bag hat to Naomi Margolin for discovering the origin of this quote

2001 SECTION LEADERS
2001 SECTION LEADERS
Many people wonder how this crazy, complicated show, with all its myriad details, ever comes together at all. Most of the credit goes to the Section Leaders who work many hours so that we can all enjoy the Bag. Thank them when you see them go by.

Tony Rome Scott Savitt
Cheese Calzones Marianne Barton
Vocalists Tony Barca
Guitarland Mike Cummings
Guitarland Joe Anziano
Keyboard Ghetto Larry Ketchell
Keyboard Ghetto Gary Quenqua
Horns Val Angrosini
Harps Paul Shields
Harps Joe Santino
Basses Jim Myers
Percussion Scott Kistenberger
Sound Larry Phrögk Perlman
Lights Greg Hebel
Construction George Ranzette
Door Crew Phil Guido
Ladies Auxiliary Sue Guido
Mr. Guido's Valet Jim Mola
Mr. Guido's Spiritual Advisor Tom Russo
Vice President in charge of Fun Ken Tobin

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