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doing a 'bird' tour and being unlucky in business. (March 18)
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SHOTLIST (including transcript):-Big Machine Records1. Music video clip: "Rewind" - Rascal FlattsAP EntertainmentLondon, 16 March 2014(L-R Jay DeMarcus, Gary LeVox, Joe Don Rooney)2. SOUNDBITE (English) Gary LeVox, recording artist, Rascal Flatts - on producing the album themselves:"Jay cracks the whip. Impossible to work for."Rooney: "We recorded the bulk of the project at Jay's house, so seeing Jay scantily clad a lot of times was very inspiring to say the least."DeMarcus: "I've got a lucky thong that I wear when we're recording."Rooney: "Yes, and this like see-through robe, really strange."LeVox: "When you're doing a ballad, trying to do vocals, it's tough to look through the glass and see the lucky thong and a cup of coffee."Rooney: "Sometimes a pipe."LeVox: "It's tough sometimes."Big Machine Records3. Music performance "Me And My Gang" - Rascal FlattsAP EntertainmentLondon, 16 March 2014(L-R Jay DeMarcus, Gary LeVox, Joe Don Rooney)4. SOUNDBITE (English) Gary LeVox, recording artist, Rascal Flatts - on the upcoming tour:"We're really excited about that. We're kind of building the set now and kind of putting the set list together. We're taking Sheryl Crow out with us."DeMarcus: "Who?"LeVox: "Sheryl Crow, and we're taking Gloriana Robin."DeMarcus: "It's the bird tour."LeVox: "Yeah, it is. It's called The Bird Tour Rewind and so anyone with a last name or band name that has anything to do with (birds)."DeMarcus: "Counting Crows are going to be there for some of them."LeVox: "Yeah."DeMarcus: "The Eagles, they're doing a handful of dates with us."LeVox: "Cindy Cardinal, she's going to be there, and Carey Blue Jay, she's also going to make a guest appearance. None of those people will be there if you come to our show."Big Machine Records5. Music video clip: "Rewind" - Rascal FlattsAP EntertainmentLondon, 16 March 2014(L-R Jay DeMarcus, Gary LeVox, Joe Don Rooney)6. SOUNDBITE (English) Jay DeMarcus, recording artist, Rascal Flatts - on the upcoming tour:(Reporter: "How's the restaurant business going?")DeMarcus: "Terrible. We just got out of that deal last week as a matter of fact."Rooney: "Well no, it's exciting now because now we can actually do something."DeMarcus: "We had some troubles with that deal there to be quite honest, the main trouble being none of them were ever opened that were supposed to be opened, so we're in some legal proceedings right now severing ties with that particular company. Still hope to open a restaurant someday but it may never happen because none of our s**t ever works out."Big Machine Records7. Music video clip: "Rewind" - Rascal Flatts