Pancakes are best in mountains.

Inspired by this post.

Pancake Mountain is a children’s television show based in Washington D.C. Created by filmmaker Scott Stuckey, it is notable for featuring many indie rock bands, such as Ted Leo And The Pharmacists, X, The Flaming Lips, Weird War, Fiery Furnaces, Metric, and Arcade Fire. The show is hosted by a goat puppet named Rufus Leaking, the superhero Captain Perfect and his slightly more sensible foil Garnett who serve as interviewers and dance-party impressarios. Interviews have included George Clinton, Juliette Lewis, and Chuck Leavell among others. – Wikipedia Entry

Intro, including footage from CNN.

Metric Performs

Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes performs

Jenny Lewis & The Watson Twins

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4 Responses to Pancakes are best in mountains.

  1. Omphalos says:

    Now, this is really my cup of pancake syrup!

    Has anyone actually seen this show on their actual tv? Spill!

  2. mojavedesertgirl says:

    I want me some Pancake Mountain!
    “Good music is good music no matter what your age” – that’s right, dangit!
    And now, my sister has a name for the next goat…

  3. bjewel says:

    I went ot the link above for Pancake Mountain and they have dvds of episodes for sale,
    and clips from some of the shows…very entertaining…

  4. bjewel says:

    Wow, that was fun…I want to watch some more Pancake Mountain. The kids were really digging it, too. Good music!

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