2004/01/17 – Pizza Factory, Blaine, WA
This was the first show with Chris Stainback on percussion
2004/02/13 – Adam’s Birthday, Kranz Koop, Ferndale, WA
Set I: Rapper’s Delight Birthday^ Introduction, Passages, Son of Dad, Neon Mesh Dress, End To A Means
Set II: Friday The 13th Theme^, Funk Machine, Jam>King Kong^>Transylvania Boogie^*, Ye Mariners All, Total Gravity, Slap Crackle Pop, Escape From Babylon Living Slackmaster, Vigilante Justice^, Lust in Paradise
* Frank Zappa medley arranged by Savage Henry
2004/03/19 – Battle of the Bands Round 2, Converse Store, Custer, WA
# Cover of the bass solo version by Victor Wooten
^^ Ozzy Osbourne cover
* Frank Zappa Cover
** With Alex on Alto Saxophone Solo
This was the second round of the Whatcom County Battle of the Bands put together by Ken Martin. Savage Henry took first place at this show.
2004/04/03 – Bellingham Farmer’s Market, Bellingham, WA (Recording Available)
Cannonball Jam, Mint Chocolate Chip Jam, Neopolitan Jam, Ye Mariners All, Funk Machine, Vanilla Jam>Deep Fried Coconut Jam, Slap Crackle Pop
The band went by Amazing Larry at this show due to Trent Martinez playing guitar while Todd was away. Chris was also absent for this show. The majority of set was ice cream flavor inspired improvisation.
2004/04/08 – Museum Night, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA
End To A Means, Vigilante Justice
This show was played acoustic without Eli.
2004/05/08 – WellSpring Bash II, Pickford Dream Space, Bellingham, WA
Full Metal Jesus, End To A Means, Slap Crackle Pop, Funk Machine, Neon Mesh Dress, Don’s Knot^, Passages
2004/05/28 – Battle of the Bands Round 3, Converse Store, Custer, WA (Recording Available)
Full Metal Jesus, Don’s Knot, Son of Dad, Jean Jeanie*, Passages, Funk Machine, Slap Crackle Pop
* Debut; David Bowie cover
This was the third and final round of the Whatcom County Battle of the Bands put together by Ken Martin. Savage Henry took first place at this show and in the competition. $300 and five hours of recording time at a local home studio was the prize.
2004/06/03 – Battle of the Bands, Ferndale High School Gym, Ferndale, WA
Full Metal Jesus, Son of Dad, Vigilante Justice, Don’s Knot
Savage Henry took first place at this battle of the bands. The prize was a glitter cardboard microphone award.
2004/06/18 – Jeannine’s Graduation Party, Ferndale, WA
A Bad News Bears song called Timmy in the Tank was played with Alex on drums; Son of Dad was played with Chris on bass guitar; Say it Ain’t So by Weezer was played.
2004/07/02 & 03 – Cost Cutter 4th of July Weekend, Cost Cutter, Ferndale, WA
3 hours of music were played the first day, and 4 hours the second. The band received $250. At one point the manager was overheard saying, “I don’t think we’ll have these guys back next year.” Stay Frosty debuted at this show.
2004/07/17 – Stray Ney Variety Show, Stuart’s Coffee House, Bellingham, WA
2004/08/28 – Brookestock I, Ferndale, WA
Set I – Full Metal Jesus>Ye Mariners All>Slap Crackle Pop, Stay Frosty>Cannonball Jam>End To A Means, Divine Ambrosia, Passages, Total Gravity, Neon Mesh Dress, Living Slackmaster>Crazy Train> Living Slackmaster
Set II – Vigilante Justice, Nobunaga’s Ambition^>Son of Dad, Lust in Paradise, King Kong>Transylvania Boogie>Spectral Projection Jam, Funk Machine, Don’s Knot
This was the first of five Brookestocks. Brookestock took place on the Brooke farm with a little stage and PA setup in the garage. Many local musicians would play all day and night in tandem with a BBQ Potluck. After the music, people would camp in the field and wake up early the next morning for breakfast
2004/09/11 – Elmofest 5, Boileroom, Port Townsend, WA
2004/10/20 – Poker Night, Windward High School, Ferndale, WA
Slap Crackle Pop, Funk Machine, Wheresoever^, Stay Frosty, End To A Means, Nobunaga’s Ambition, Don’s Knot
^ Debut, many parts flubbed
2004/11/20 – Boxcutter Hobo Benefit, American Legion Hall, Port Townsend, WA
This set was the first setlist improvised on the spot
2004/11/27 – Kevin’s Birthday, Carnation Oxford Building, Ferndale, WA
Nobunaga’s Ambition>Son of Dad, Wheresoever, End To A Means>Cannonball Jam> End To A Means>Full Metal Jesus, Part Time Hair^>Vigilante Justice>Don’s Knot> Jam> Vigilante Jusice>Stay Frosty>Part Time Hair
This setlist was improvised on the spot
2004/12/03 – Ferndale High School Talent Revue Night 1, Ferndale High School Auditorium, Ferndale, WA
End To A Means
2004/12/04 – Ferndale High School Talent Revue Night 2, Ferndale High School Auditorium, Ferndale, WA
End To A Means>Wheresoever
2004/12/18 – Tromburg Barn, Ferndale, WA
Wheresoever>Funk Machine>Wheresoever>Passages, Stay Frosty>Part Time Hair> Son of Dad, Nobunaga’s Ambition, Vigilante Justice, Full MetalJesus>Don’s Knot*> King Kong>Transylvania Boogie>Don’s Knot
*includes tease of “Mountain Jam” by Allman Brothers Band