.................... SET LISTS: 2008

  INSTAGON: INDIVIDUAL PEFORMANCE SET LISTS FOR 2008
TOTAL SHOWS IN 2008 : 27


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01-17-2008 -- LUGGAGE STORE GALLERY, SAN FRANCISCO,CA......THURS
- SHOW 462
(sound collage set)

Luggage Lost In The Dissatistfied Machine


LOB (bass, metal objects, percussion, mixer cotrol), DR.OBLIVIOUS (keyboard),
CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar), C.J. BOROSQUE (electronics)

performance for the OUTSOUND weekly experimental series at LSG
also were KAISER/HZU Duo, PHROQ, PHROQ/TRALPHAZ Collab.
set was being recorded for a release on Edgetone Records.*
* CD release "Beautiful" on Edgetone has this show on it.. released April 2008

01-24-2008 -- COOL CAT GALLERY, SACRAMENTO, CA..............THURS - SHOW 463
TRIO for TOYS and METAL

Metal Toybox Improv in 5 Parts:
Main Movement, 2nd Movement:Toys and Noise, Printing Metal Meets Barbie,
Cowbell Helicopter, End Game


LOB (toys, metal), PAT MABIE (toys, metal), KEVIN CORCORAN (metal)

performances for the HOME HAIRCUT weekly free jazz series at CoolCat
also were KARMADA

01-26-2008 -- THE STAG, WOODLAND, CA...................................SAT - SHOW 464
(punk/garage jazz show)

Invokation>Forward, Thruster, Rock Lobster, Sex Bomb, Speed of Light>Jazz For Satan,
Pink Panther>Shut Down>Pink Panther>Shut Down, Ace of Spades*
E: Dazed & Really Confused>Sex Bomb Reprise>Dazed & Still Cofused>Shut Down

* Motorhead song, 1st time played.

LOB (lead bass, vocals), CARY PEALER (drums, vocals), DEX LOPAZ (guitar)
also were PUNK AS A DOORNAIL, & WARM STREAMS

02-02-2008 -- JAVA LOUNGE, SACRAMENTO,CA......................SAT - SHOW 465
(garage jazz show)
Instagon's 15th Birthday show

Invokation>Forward, Deamon's Tube tease>Insta-Gadda-Da-Vida*, Spider,
Jazz for Satan+, Gimme More**, Rock Lobster***, The Sickness, Sex Bomb#>Shut Down##

+ with Rent Romus from Lords of Outland on Sax

garage jazz covers of songs by:
* Iron Butterfly
** Britney Spears
*** B-52's
# Flipper
## The Germs

LOB (lead bass, vocals), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar), DEX LOPAZ (guitar, vocals),
NICK AVENDENKO (keyboards), JASON GROWE (drums), RENT ROMUS (sax)
also were LORDS OF OUTLAND

02-16-2008 -- JAVA LOUNGE, SACRAMENTO,CA......................SAT - SHOW 466
(garage jazz show)

Invokation>Red Planet Landing>My Little Red Planet, Deamon's Tube, Gimme More*,
Spider, The Sickness, Jazz for Satan, Space Walk, Thela**, Eyes Have Seen***,
Orgone Collector, Shut Down#

* Britney Spears
** King Crimson
*** The Doors
# The Germs

LOB (lead bass, vocals), JOSHUA SPELL (drums), BLAKE WILLIAM HARTSHORN (guitar)
also were THE FIRETHEFT BRIDGE

03-28-2008 -- JAVA LOUNGE, SACRAMENTO, CA..................FRI - SHOIW 467
(garage jazz show)

Invokation>The Sickness, Spider, Undoing*>Dazed & Confused**,
Jazz for Satan, Deamon's Tube

* new song, 1st time
** Led Zeppelin

LOB (lead bass, vocals), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar),
ANDREW SURBER (theremin), MARC ROCHA (drums)
also were THE LATE SEVERA WIRES, and (WANING)

04-02-2008 -- THE STORK CLUB, OAKLAND, CA.....................WED - SHOW 468
(noise set)

Introductions> Scary City Soundtrack, Make It Harsher


LOB (mixer, metal objects in spitoon, rainstick, bass, metal & effects),
DR. OBLIVIOUS (theremin), MARC SCHNEIDER[medicine cabinet](effects pedal manipulation),
VICTOR EVANS
[vankmen](effects pedal manipulation)

also were THE BETTER MAKER, EMPTY ROOMS, & TAPE RECORDINGS OF THE FBI

05-08-2008 -- VOX GALLERY, SACRAMENTO, CA.................THUR - SHOW 469
(garage jazz set)
LOB'S BIRTHDAY SHOW

Introductions>The Day You Were Born*, Spider, Rock Lobster,
jazz foreplay>Satisfaction**, Deamon's Tube, Insta-Gadda-Da-Vida, Shut Down

* new song, improv, first time
** Rolling Stones riff, first time

LOB (lead bass, vocals, birthday), ANDREW SURBER (theremin),
DEX LOPAZ (guitar), ROSS MESSIER (drums)
also ART LESSING & THE FLOWER VATO

05-19-2008 -- TRUE LOVE CAFE, SACRAMENTO,CA..................MON - SHOW 470
(sound collage set)

Song For The Coming Of Age of The Television*, Spider, Just a Trim*

* fresh improvisations

LOB (lead bass, mics & effects, rainstick, metal signage), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar),
SUSAN HUNT (keyboards), ERIC PUTNAM (digereedoo)

appearance for the HOME HAIRCUT weekly improv jazz series hosted by Rose Hammond
also was NON CONFORMIST MUFFIN

05-31-2008 -- 8283 CARIBBEAN WAY, SACRAMENTO,CA...........SAT - SHOW 471
(garage jazz/rock covers show)
  1. Invokation>Red Planet Landing>My Little Red Planet>The Little Turtle,
    Another One Bites The Dust*, The Handjob#, Spider, La Grange**,
    Space Debris>Thee Speed ov Light, Insta-Gadda-Da-Vida, Deamon's Tube

  2. Roadhouse Blues***, American Band****>Red Planet ending, Rock Lobster,
    Wish You Were Not Here^, Orgone Collector, Jazz for Satan,
    Whole Lotta Rosie^^, Dazed & Confused^^^
* song by Queen
** song by ZZ Top, {las time played 1-26-03, 151 shows}
*** song by The Doors (last time played 12-8-02, 159 shows)
**** song by Grand Funk Railroad, first time played
^ badly attepted Pink Floyd song
^^ AC/DC song
^^^ Led Zeppelin song
# fresh improv, new song?, first time played

LOB (lead bass, vocals), CHAD E.WILLIAMS (guitar),
DEX LOPAZ (guitar, keyboards),JIM SMITH (drums)

house party for a birthday

06-14-2008 -- KFJC FM 89.7, FOOTHILLS COLLEGE, LOS ALTOS HILLS....SAT - SHOW 472
(noise/mixer performance)

1. Old Man Superman Listens To The Radio With Supersonic Hearing
2. Bearded Lady With Elongated Vocal Chords Telling Too Many Stories


LOB (mixer control, assorted metals w/contact mics, bass, radio),
DR.OBLIVIOUS (theremin w/effects), TIM WHITE (SH101, effects),
RYAN TOMASELLO (electronic effect)

LIVE PERFORMANCE for the Psychoacoustic Soundclash Radio Show with Nozmo King
SUPERMAN's official 70th Birthday
Memorial shout for Felicity Perez


06-26-2008 -- LUGGAGE STORE GALLERY, SAN FRANCISCO,CA......THURS
- SHOW 473
(live/mixer sound collage set)

THREE PARTS MIXED WELL
1. Breathing Smoke
2. Foundation
3. Insideoutsound

LOB (bass, electronics, metal objects, percussion), DR. OBLIVIOUS (theremin),
CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar), CJ BOROSQUE (power electronics),
MARK SODEN JR
. (electronics, trumpet, effects), MICAELA PETERSEN (drums)

performance for the OUTSOUND weekly experimental series at LSG
also sets by PHOG MASHEEEN, and CJ BOROSQUE(w/ Micaela Petersen)

06-28-2008 -- VOX GALLERY, SACRAMENTO, CA....................SAT - SHOW 474
(live sound collage set)

Night Waffle Trippin'

LOB (bass, metal w/effects), CHAD WILLIAMS (guitar), JIM WILLIG (electronics),
MARK SODEN JR. (trumpet w/effects)
performance for Sacramento Audio Waffle series #27
also were PHOG MASHEEEN, REALICIDE, BIRTH, & DIRTY CENTAUR)

07-05-2008 -- THE STAG, WOODLAND, CA...........................SAT - SHOW 475
(garage jazz show)

1. introductions>Invokation>The Day You Were Born, Thee Speed ov Light,
Thee Sickness, Jazz for Satan, vote instagon speech, Thruster, Orgone Collector,
Rock Lobster

2. Deamon's Tube, Get Smart*, Thee Little Turtle, Under the Stairs>Spider,
Speedwobble, Shut Down

* theme from TV show, first time played

LOB (lead bass, vocals), DEX LOPAZ (guitar), ANDREW SURBER (theremin)
JIM SMITH (drums)
also THE ONLYMEN

07-11-2008 -- LUNA'S CAFE, SACRAMENTO, CA........................FRI - SHOW 476
(garage jazz show)

Introductions>Invokation>Red Planet Landing>My Little Red Planet, Joyride,
Buzzkill*, The Sickness, Space Walk, Deamon's Tube, (Speedwobble tease),
Thruster, Undoing**, Simpson's Theme teases***, Jazz for Satan

*2nd time played, last time 12-3-05 , 56 shows
** 2nd time played
*** Lob, then Chad, then Andrew each play the riff to The Simpsons

LOB (lead bass, vocals), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar),
ANDREW SURBER (theremin), RYAN KILE (drums)
also CHOPSTICK, and DELAYED SLEEP
Art Luna's Birthday show

08-02-2008 - TRUE LOVE CAFE, SACRAMENTO, CA ..............SAT - SHOW 477
IN THE FLOW FESTIVAL
(free jazz set)

1. .. invokation> In The Flow, Viking Hippie Stomp, Deamon's Tube,
Jazz for Satan, Black and Burned

LOB (lead bass), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar),
CHIP CONRAD (drums), JAROBA (saxophone)
played early for a 2 day festival of experimental jazz and musics coordinated by Ross Hammond and Byron Blackburn

08-24-2008 -- JAVA LOUNGE, SACRAMENTO, CA.........................SUN - SHOW 478
(garage jazz set)

Invokation>The Handstamp Conspiracy*, Deamons Tube, Rock Lobster, Evil Jazz 23*,
Thee Little Turtle, Devil Inside a Trainwreck, Jazz For Satan, Space Walk, Thee Sickness,
Pink Panther>Shut Down>Sex Bomb Medley

* improvizations

LOB (lead bass, vocals), ANDREW SURBER (theremin),
BLAKE WILLIAM
(guitar), CHIP CONRAD (drums)
also THE APO PLEX, and SABRETEETH

10-01-2008 -- 2256A LINCOLN AVE, ALAMEDA, CA.....................WED - SHOW 479
(noise / exerimental set)
LIVE on UB RADIO SHOW: BIG CITY ORCH. - INSTAGON COLLAB

set 1 (elements of Spider, and Thee Siickness)
set 2 (full improv)
encore (elements of Shut Down)

LOB (bass, effects, metal objects), DR. OBLIVIOUS (keyboards),
DAS (metal objects), NINAH PIXIE (keyboard, kaos pad), TOM UNIVAC (kaos pad, laptop)
live show on UB RADIO SALON, promo appearance for NF08

10-09-2008 -- STUDIO A, KDVS RADIO, UCDAVIS, DAVIS,CA..........THUR - SHOW 480
(noise set)

Someone Farted


LOB (bass, effects, metal objects), ANDREW SURBER (synth, effects),
BILL BURG (samples, effects), SEAN JOHANNESSEN (whistles, percussion),
GARETH EWING (guitar), JOHN BRUMLEY (percussion),
Screaming Photographer (scream)
live set at KDVS, L.I.S.A. shoiw, Norcal Noisefest 2008 Showcase show
also SMITE!, CHOPSTICK, MUCKY THE DUCKY

10-12-2008 --THE SPACE THEATER, SACRAMENTO, CA..................SUN - SHOW 481
NORCAL NOISEFEST 12

Episode 5: thee noise strikes badk, Wampa Walk

LOB (mixer control, bass, effects), DR. OBLIVIOUS (analog synth),
STEVE DAVIS
(contact mic, metal), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar), JIM WILLIG (guitar), SUSAN HUNT (keyboard,violin, effects), MATT KRETZMAN (effects, toys),
PAT MABIE
(bass, effects), ROSS MESSIER (keyboard), SAM HENDRYX. (keyboard,effects)
NORCAL NOISFEST 2008
also sets from A FASIONABLE DISEASE, UFO AS BACTERIA, VANKMAN, MEDICINE CABINET, KAWAIIETLY PLEASE, KRISTAL MARIMBA LOUNGE, DELAYED SLEEP, (WANING), NUX VOMICA, VOICE OF EYE, BIG CITY ORCHESTERA

10-28-2008 -- EL RINCON, SAN FRANCISCO, CA............................TUES - SHOW 482
(garage jazz set)

Invokation>Black Sabbath, The Sickness, Spider, Disodence*, Jazz for Satan,
Deamon's Tube, Insta-Gadda-Da-Vida, Buzzkill, Orgone Collector>Shut Down

* new riff

LOB (lead bass, vocals), DR.OBLIVIOUS (theremin), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar)
MIKE DADDONA (drum)
also CARTOON JUSTICE, & SABRETEETH

11-08-2008 -- DIVA GALLERY, EUGENE, OR..................................SAT - SHOW 483
EUGENE NOISE FEST 4
(noise/mixer set)

Thee Scream Ov Angels On Thee Deaf Ears Ov Man



LOB
(bass, mixer control,effects), SCOTT HUESTIS (guitar synth),
DON HAUGEN
(theremin), JOSHUA LANGBEN (metal spring w/contact mic)
EUGENE NOISE FESTIVAL 2008

11-17-2008 -- JAVA LOUNGE, SACRAMENTO, CA...........................MON - SHOW 484
(garage jazz set)

Invokation>Joyride, Orgone Collector, Deamon's Tube, Rock Lobster*,
Buzzkill>The Sickness, The Holy Hour**, Jazz for Satan, The Little Turtle,
Shut Down>Pink Panther tease>Shut Down***

* B52's, ** The Cure, *** The Germs

LOB (lead bass, vocals), CHAD E WILLIAMS (guitar),
MARK SODEN JR (trumpet,hand percussion), LEO THE BUTCHER (drums)
also NONCONFORMIST MUFFIN

11-19-2008 -- MARILYN'S ON K, SACRAMENTO, CA........................WED - SHOW 485
(un-announced garage jazz set)

Red Planet Landing>My Litt;e Red Planet, Deamon's Tube, Thee Little Turtle

LOB
(lead bass), GREG GINN (guitar), STEVE DeLOLLIS (drums),
BOBBY BANCLARI (mandolin)
also Greg Ginn & The Texas Curragators, and Jambang
set happned between the 2 other bands and was unannounced !!

12-12-2008 -- COZMIC CAFE, PLACERVILLE, CA.......................FRI - SHOW 486
(garage jazz show)
  1. Invokation>My LIttle Red Planet, Echophobic#, The LIttle Turtle, Spider,
    Another One Bites The Dust*
  2. Deamon's Tube, Set The Controls**, Evil Jazz 23>So What***, Orgone Collector,
    Buzzkill>.Cozmic##, Pink Panther>Shut Down^^>Pink Panther^


    # last time played 11-7-04 (80 shows)
    ## new riff, 1st time played
    * Queen
    **Pink Floyd
    *** Miles Davis
    ^ Henry Mancini
    ^^ The Germs

    LOB (lead bass), CHAD E WILLIAMS (guitar), RYAN KILE (drums),
    MATT LEWIS (keys, guitar, assorted noises), MICHAEL OTWELL (sax, flute, cuica)
    also NOISEPSALM
    show was dedicated to the passing of pin up queen Betty Page

12-20-2008 - LUNA'S CAFE, SACRAMENTO, CA..........................SAT - SHOW 487
(garage jazz set)

Invokation>Below Zero*, Deamon's Tube, Joyride, Thee Speed of Light,
Orgone Collector, Buzzkill, The Sickness, I Dream of Jeanie, Cozmic
E: the G/E Chord Concept**

* new riff, 1st time played
** Chad E.Williams tune

LOB (lead bass), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar), LEO THE BUTCHER (drums),
MATTHEW LEWIS (keyboards)

also sets by Andrew Heringer, & The Andreas Mario Project
12-31-2008 -- 8283 CARIBBEAN WAY, SACRAMENTO,CA...........WED - SHOW 488
(garage jazz/rock covers show)
  1. SNDCHK: Enter Sandman*, Gimme More**
  2. meditation>invokation>Deamon's Tube, Joyride, Cozmic, Instaboogie#,
    Fluffy Tease***, Spider, The Little Turtle, Speed Of Light,
    Faster Than The Speed of Light##, Orgone Collector, Roadhouse Blues****
    (65:00)
  3. Jazz for Debbie###, Mustang Sally^, Whole Lotta Rosie^^,
    Behind The Wall of Sleep^^^, Get Smart tease, Buzzkill, Thruster,
    Barracuda^^^^, Another One Bites the Dust+,
    Set the Controls(for the heart of the sun)++, Sex Bomb+++, The Gent####

    --BREAK FOR MIDNIGHT--

    Echophobic, Get Smart++++, Peter Gunn>%, Rock Lobster%%, Shut Down%%%
    (88:00)


* Metallica song, (last time played 1-12-03, 318) [170 shows]
** Britney Spears song, (last time played 2-16-08,466) [22 shows]
*** Ween song, first time played
**** Doors Song

^ Wilson Picket song, first time played, (vocals by Debbies Aunt Connie)
^^ AC/DC song
^^^ Black Sabbath song
^^^^ Heart song, first time played

+ Queen song
++ Pink Floyd song
+++ Flipper song
++++ TV theme song

% TV Theme song
%% B-52'S song
%%% Germs Song


# traditional boogie riff...boogie chillun, la grange, ect..
## improv
### Jazz for Satan with lyric change for party
#### Chad E. WIlliams song, 1st time played



LOB (lead bass, vocals), CHAD E. WILLIAMS (guitar),
ANDREW SURBER (synth), LEO THE BUTCHER (drums)
CONNIE GROSSE (vocals on Mustang Sally)
New Years Eve / Birthday Party


27 shows
17 venues
51 players