The fictitious band from This Is Spinal Tap performs live at CBGB's in New York in 1984. Nigel Tufnel, the guitarist played by Christopher Guest, favored amplifiers whose volume could be cranked up to 11.
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November 11, 2011 In the popular imagination, spinal taps get top symbolic billing when it comes to medically induced pain and foreboding. But a Mayo Clinic neurologist explains they are no big deal when performed properly.
May 14, 2009 Spinal Tap genius Harry Shearer tells tales of Talk of the Nation onstage on the Unwigged & Unplugged tour.
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