Electric Apricot (2006)

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Electric Apricot is a spoof of jam bands centered around the band, Electric Apricot, in the style of "This Is Spinal Tap". The members of the band go by the assumed names, Steve Hampton ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jonathan Korty ...
Herschel Tambor Brillstein
Adam Gates ...
Steve 'Aiwass' Trouzdale
Bryan Kehoe ...
Steve 'Gordo' Gordon
Les Claypool ...
Lapland 'Lapdog' Miclovich
'Smilin' Don Kleinfeld
Kyle McCulloch ...
Drew Shackleford
Skip Holmes
Brian Kite ...
Dr. Brian 'Bucky' Lefkowitz
Oz Fritz ...
Oswald George
The Cube
Derek Walls ...
Duck - Band Tech
Jason Thompson ...
Jake - Band Tech


Electric Apricot is a spoof of jam bands centered around the band, Electric Apricot, in the style of "This Is Spinal Tap". The members of the band go by the assumed names, Steve Hampton Trouzdale on bass and vocals, Steve "Gordo" Gordon on guitar and vocals, Herschal Tambor Brillstien on keyboards and vocals, and Lapland "Lapdog" Miclovik on drums and vocals. Written by Facamus

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Rated R for language and some sexual content including references


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National Lampoon Presents Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo  »

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The first poster for Festeroo actually features five bands Les Claypool has played with. Oysterhead, Les Claypool's Frog Brigade, Sausage, The Holy Mackeral, and C2B3 (Colonel Claypool's Bucket of Bernie's Brains). See more »


References The Howdy Doody Show (1947) See more »

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28 March 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw Les Claypool last night at the House Of Blues in Dallas, and I bought this for THIRTY smackeroos! But it's alright because it's a "limited collector's item" AND because it was absolutely glorious! The comedy is sharp and with the signature cleverness that inhabits all of the Colonel's writing. The culture of the modern jam band world is explored with a mighty thoroughness. A lot of inside jokes for Lesheads. Flouncin Fred, Gabby La La, and Gordo and Aiwass played by Mr. Kehoe Nation and Bob C. Cock respectively. I give it 10 out of 10 and can say I was wholly satisfied as a big Les Claypool fan and as an admirer of good flicks.

"Bound to be a cult hit!"

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