Little Pete controls underground radio station WART along with Artie. Little Pete then decides to start his own band. However, the neighbors aren't too tickled about the racket every day and night as they rehearse.
Did You Know?
Miss Fingerwood and the Meter-Reader are ringers--real professional musicians brought in for Pete's fictional band. Miss Fingerwood was played by Syd Straw, who amongst other credits performed back-up vocals for Pat Benatar and was a member of the Golden Palominos with REM frontman Michael Stipe. The Meter Reader was Marshall Crenshaw, best known for his hit "Someday, Someway" and his contributions to numerous film soundtracks. See more
Artie arrives with the rest of the band at Mrs Chicutti's but mysteriously disappears while the band play into the closing credits. See more
Little Pete Wrigley
[introducing band members
On bass guitar, her head maybe filled with numbers but her veins throb with gasoline. She's Elma 'Cooter' Fingerwood.
[after playing an introduction on guitar
Heart times soul equals Rock and Roll.