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barenaked-music.ch, 23. November 2003

BNL in ABC's "Monday Night Football" am 1. Dezember 2003

Einmal mehr werden BNL in der "Half-Time Show" vom Monday Night Football erscheinen.
BNL werden mit dem Football-Star Doug Flutie auftreten.
Dieses mal treten sie gegen Jason Mraz an.
Nach den Auftritten kann jeder auf ABC's Enhanced TV für die Ladies und Doug stimmen!
(Am letzten Montag - 17. November - hatten sie gegen Nickelback und Jerry Fentenot gewonnen!)

Quelle
bnlmusic.com
Stimme für die Ladies!
ABC's Enhanced TV
Artikel
Los Angeles Times, November 16th 2003
... The day after the Chargers played Miami on a Monday night three weeks ago - the game was moved to Tempe, Ariz., because of wildfires in San Diego - Flutie flew to Minneapolis, where he sat in as the drummer for a three-song session with the band Barenaked Ladies. One of those three songs will be played at halftime of Monday's game between San Francisco and Pittsburgh as part of a music contest ABC is conducting with football players each week. If Flutie advances in the competition, another of his songs will air the following week, and so on.
"I've been playing for a long time so I got very comfortable," Flutie said of the jam session. "At first I was a little nervous because you're out of your element and you're with professional musicians. And there's a difference. I just don't want to embarrass myself. That's like my worst nightmare is embarrassing myself." ...

San Diego Union-Tribune, November 18th 2003
... Flutie will make his third consecutive start at quarterback, but Schottenheimer said it would be "premature" to say that would be true for the rest of the season. Flutie, by the way, last night advanced to the semifinals of ABC's "Monday Night at the Mic" halftime competition as a drummer playing with Barenaked Ladies. ...

The News Star, November 18th 2003
... New Orleans center Jerry Fontenot played guitar with rock band Nickelback during halftime of Monday Night Football. Viewers were asked to vote between Fontenot's version of "How You Remind Me" and a performance by San Diego's Doug Flutie and the Barenaked Ladies at NFL.com or ESPN.com.

Lexington Herald-Leader, November 23rd 2003
... Putting it another way, Doug Flutie had a much better week as a drummer than a quarterback. In the NFL's Monday Night at the Mic contest, he played drums with the rock group Barenaked Ladies and was overwhelmingly voted the fourth and final semifinalist. ...

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