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  • August 24, 2000
    Gotta pack

    Gotta pack. . . .toothbrush. . . .check . . . comb. . . . check. . . . pez. . . . check. . . .guitars, drums and all that. . .check . . . roll call . . . uh . . . too early i guess. . . . .everything else. . . .check. . . .we're leavin' for a trip my friends . . . headed to the west coast . . . the east coast. . . .into the mountains . . . near our home. . .and many points in between. . . .welcome to the Daily Goo. . . .episode number 55. . .as we ready for what is expected to be the last leg of the dizzy tour. . . .glad you could make it. . . .

    To Phoenix this evening for a day. . .and then to Vegas . . . we'll be updating from the road every single day of this mini tour . . . .times may be a bit varied for the next couple of weeks . . . so bear with us. . . OK ?. . . .we'll try to get a few photos up from each event. . .and let ya know how things went . . . groovy?. . . .groovy!. . . .

    So as we ready ourselves for our journey. . .we've dug up a couple more photos from the huge box of mystery photos that we've managed to identify. . . . . . . click on picture one . . . this is from a show in 1988. . .on our very first tour at a place in Florida called Janus Landing. . . .opening for the Boston based Gangreen. . . i'm pretty sure we all had nervous breakdowns of some sort right around this time. . . .i think john ended up in a fountain before this one was over. . .3 contributing factors. . . .too small of a van. . . too long of a trip. . . .probably too much beer. . .and positively not enough sleep. . . gotta watch that. . .a lesson learned. . . luckily in 1988. . .crazy couple of months. . .truly an education in how not to keep yourselves together on tour . . . or at home for that matter. . .some of the best times we've ever had. . . .

    And if you click on picture 2 . . . you'll get a mystery shot of Robby and Johnny. . . they're GITTIN' DOWN !!!!!. . . not sure when it was taken . . . judging by hairstyles . . . guitars. . . .identifiable clothing . . . and a limbo-maniacs concert shirt. . . I would have to guess it was taken sometime in the early 90s. . . . close enough. . . .

    Happy Birthday wishes going out to. . . Albee Vitale of Brooklyn, NY, Alexa Duysak of Carrollton, TX, Allison Long of Frederick, MD, Annette Gerhardt (aka B-NICE. .) of Dresden, Germany, Annette M. of Los Angeles, CA, Kathi Johnson of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Kellyn of NV, Kim Jewell of Kirkwood, MO, Larry Inman of Novato, CA, Lizzie DiSalvo of Rochester, NY, Michelle Williams of Melbourne, Australia, Molly Lardon of Plymouth, WI, Nicole Troxell of Allentown, PA, Rachel Stuck of Vidor, TX, Ryan Seville of Bristol, England and Sabrina Seaman of Charleston, IL. . . Happy belated birthday to Justin Miskowski from Allendale, NJ. . . .

    And that's it gang. . . rehearsal. . . . cab. . . .airport. . .adventure. . . we'll keep you posted. . .like we mentioned. . .our posts will still be coming to you daily. . . but the times we post may not be as consistent as in past months. . . we'll do our best. . . don't forget about that monthly contest. . . click on the enter button for details. . . we've got a great contest in the works for next month as well . . . keep checkin' in to your daily for details. . . .

    Bee all you can bee . . .honey. . . . .see you in the mornin'. . .

    byebye

    love

    goo

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on August 24, 2000 - 12:00am

Gotta pack. . . .toothbrush. . . .check . . . comb. . . . check. . . . pez. . . . check. . . .guitars, drums and all that. . .check . . . roll call . . . uh . . . too early i guess. . . . .everything else. . . .check. . . .we're leavin' for a trip my friends . . . headed to the west coast . . . the east coast. . . .into the mountains . . . near our home. . .and many points in between. . . .welcome to the Daily Goo. . . .episode number 55. . .as we ready for what is expected to be the last leg of the dizzy tour. . . .glad you could make it. . . .

To Phoenix this evening for a day. . .and then to Vegas . . . we'll be updating from the road every single day of this mini tour . . . .times may be a bit varied for the next couple of weeks . . . so bear with us. . . OK ?. . . .we'll try to get a few photos up from each event. . .and let ya know how things went . . . groovy?. . . .groovy!. . . .

So as we ready ourselves for our journey. . .we've dug up a couple more photos from the huge box of mystery photos that we've managed to identify. . . . . . . click on picture one . . . this is from a show in 1988. . .on our very first tour at a place in Florida called Janus Landing. . . .opening for the Boston based Gangreen. . . i'm pretty sure we all had nervous breakdowns of some sort right around this time. . . .i think john ended up in a fountain before this one was over. . .3 contributing factors. . . .too small of a van. . . too long of a trip. . . .probably too much beer. . .and positively not enough sleep. . . gotta watch that. . .a lesson learned. . . luckily in 1988. . .crazy couple of months. . .truly an education in how not to keep yourselves together on tour . . . or at home for that matter. . .some of the best times we've ever had. . . .

And if you click on picture 2 . . . you'll get a mystery shot of Robby and Johnny. . . they're GITTIN' DOWN !!!!!. . . not sure when it was taken . . . judging by hairstyles . . . guitars. . . .identifiable clothing . . . and a limbo-maniacs concert shirt. . . I would have to guess it was taken sometime in the early 90s. . . . close enough. . . .

Happy Birthday wishes going out to. . . Albee Vitale of Brooklyn, NY, Alexa Duysak of Carrollton, TX, Allison Long of Frederick, MD, Annette Gerhardt (aka B-NICE. .) of Dresden, Germany, Annette M. of Los Angeles, CA, Kathi Johnson of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Kellyn of NV, Kim Jewell of Kirkwood, MO, Larry Inman of Novato, CA, Lizzie DiSalvo of Rochester, NY, Michelle Williams of Melbourne, Australia, Molly Lardon of Plymouth, WI, Nicole Troxell of Allentown, PA, Rachel Stuck of Vidor, TX, Ryan Seville of Bristol, England and Sabrina Seaman of Charleston, IL. . . Happy belated birthday to Justin Miskowski from Allendale, NJ. . . .

And that's it gang. . . rehearsal. . . . cab. . . .airport. . .adventure. . . we'll keep you posted. . .like we mentioned. . .our posts will still be coming to you daily. . . but the times we post may not be as consistent as in past months. . . we'll do our best. . . don't forget about that monthly contest. . . click on the enter button for details. . . we've got a great contest in the works for next month as well . . . keep checkin' in to your daily for details. . . .

Bee all you can bee . . .honey. . . . .see you in the mornin'. . .

byebye

love

goo

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