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TV Alert: The Electric Mayhem on Jimmy Kimmel Live March 21

Discussion in 'Muppet Appearances' started by Phillip, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. Alvin

    Alvin Well-Known Member

    AWESOME!!! Loved it....The Electric Mayhem...my new favorite band....did they ever do a WHOLE CD? I know they had enough songs
  2. bluebomber95

    bluebomber95 Well-Known Member

    Incredible. Just incredible. I tip my hat to you, Bill Barretta, for your impeccable performance as Dr. Teeth. We knew Eric could do character voices perfectly, but now it is clear that Bill can do one mean Teeth. David was also great as Janice.

    Yeah, Matt was a teeny bit off in this performance. But, it's really hard to do a character voice and sing at the same time without your real voice coming through. I'm so confident in Matt's abilities, though, that I'm sure he'll improve. Plus, his speaking voice for Floyd is spot-on.
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  3. Scooterfan5

    Scooterfan5 Well-Known Member

    Wonderful....just wonderful! Matt/David/Bill/Eric were great! :)
  4. Oscarfan

    Oscarfan Well-Known Member

    I think David needs to lower the pitch on Janice a tad, but otherwise, GREAT THING!
  5. dwayne1115

    dwayne1115 Well-Known Member

    I was thinking the same thing it sounded to much like baby bear.
  6. Muppetfan44

    Muppetfan44 Well-Known Member

  7. MJTaylor

    MJTaylor Well-Known Member

    Thanks for the link. I did enjoy it.
  8. Alvin

    Alvin Well-Known Member

    I wonder how they did the music with a real LIVE drummer? did they take out the drum track? That was really a tight performance!
  9. Frogpuppeteer

    Frogpuppeteer Well-Known Member

    if i remember right Jimmy Kimmel has a live band on set so they probably practiced and did the music for electric mayhem with the Puppeteers doing the Vocals...i mean it could be as simple as that or super complicated
  10. Alvin

    Alvin Well-Known Member

    LOL...that would make sense...or yeah it could be more complicated than that! lol
  11. Phillip

    Phillip Administrator Staff Member

    This was apparently pre-recorded on Monday. So they were able to do multiple takes until everything was just right with the performance.
  12. Frogpuppeteer

    Frogpuppeteer Well-Known Member

    it could be way more complicated...i mean the drum attack was probably pre recorded and edited together but besides that im taking the simple approach

    the vocals do sound "Live" though as if done on Set
  13. Alvin

    Alvin Well-Known Member

    Yeah i figured the vocals were live...just was curious how they did the music with a real live drummer...can't fake that
  14. Kestral

    Kestral Member

    That was great! I loved it! :)
  15. MuppetofaMan

    MuppetofaMan New Member

    Amazing! Thanks for the link!
  16. MuppetVision

    MuppetVision Well-Known Member

    You know I was going to write about how I didn't like Janice & Floyd in this....mainly because this is my favorite Muppet song and I love the original so much, but you make an excellent point. The character is still there, I wish the vocals would get there too, Janice actually sounded a little too girly to me, but having the correct character there is the most important thing.

    Dr. Teeth sounded amazing!
  17. charlietheowl

    charlietheowl Well-Known Member

    Upon further watching, this only gets better and better! Like many of you have said previously, Bill Barretta has Dr. Teeth exactly down. My only quibble, and it's a small one, is that I like Dr Teeth's outfit from the TMS-era productions better than the one he wears now. Hopefully the Electric Mayhem and the other Muppets can follow this up with other cool guest appearances.

    (Perhaps Kermit and the gang can substitute host for Jimmy Kimmel one of these days.)
  18. Pinkflower7783

    Pinkflower7783 Well-Known Member

    I say just let the muppets do everything even run for president. I'd so vote for them!!!
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  19. JJandJanice

    JJandJanice Well-Known Member

    That was rocking and it's nice to see the Electric Mayhem get the spotlight.

    Though I would of enjoyed it if Lips could of been there as well.

  20. catherine

    catherine Well-Known Member

    nice to get to know the other muppets also. I think it's great that they all got a bit of fame.

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