We are opening the festival, a 1 hour set. The first time in over 2 years the base has opened to the gates to the public. Even though these folks ain’t coming to listen to us throw out Beatle covers and assorted blasts from the past this is exactly what’s going to happen…LOL Really looking forward to it, it is Oct 15 gates open at 0930…we are on at 1000. Yokosuka Naval Station, 10 min walk from Yokosuka-chuo…come on out eat, drink, and dance.
Good deal! Have fun and we want to see pictures!
Badass, man! Truly!
Holy crap balls!
That’s fantastic @Tokyo_Rat
Thanks Mac, we’re going to decide on a set list this week and we’ll be giving those some extra love between now and then while we continue to build up a catalog. We are hoping that we’ll get on a list of first calls for the base whenever they run any kind of event…but these big open base things those are once or twice a year at best and everyone want to come in see and tour the ships, eat American style food and pizza. The pizza place on base sold almost 12000 pizza at the last one…LOL We are background music for a good day for a lot of people…I hope they enjoy it as much as I plan to.
Thanks Mike…looking for it to be a great day
pictures and videos of all the songs I don’t mess up on…coming up…LOL
I certainly hope so…praying now…no rain, no rain, no rain…no covid, no monkey pox, no rain
@Tokyo_Rat Man, that’s so cool!
Thank Eric…I’ve never played anything this big…gonna be a blast
Will you be able to get the performance on video @Tokyo_Rat ?
Be great to see a bit if possible
Sweet, the Friendship Festival is super fun. Great BBQ. Good excuse to go, I had a lot of fun at the last one I went to up at Yokota AFB. You’re gonna kill it!
I’m positive thats doable…I was just thinking about the 16yr old drummer…its all down hill from here…LOL
I really hope to see you there and I’m glad its in Oct and not Aug…who wants that heat…bleh
Yeah for sure. One nice thing about having it at Yokota was that when it rained you could carry your BBQ over to under the wing of a C-130 or something
I haven’t been on base in Yokosuka yet, sounds fun.
Gonna be great, even better knowing you’re coming out
Awesome!! 30-50k people… man, that’s a lot…
Here is the write up from the last one…
by the time I’m finished telling the story, it’ll resemble Woodstock…LOL