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The Big Bang Theory: The Guitarist Amplification

The relationship between Leonard and Penny hits its first bump when they have an argument about an old musician friend of hers from Omaha who's arriving in town and wants to sleep on her couch. Sheldon, who hates controversy and arguments, tries to play the peacemaker.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x7
Production Number: 3X5557
Airdate: Monday November 09th, 2009

Alternate Airdates:

UK (E4) Jan 28, 2010
NL (Veronica) Jan 24, 2011

Guest Stars
Carol Ann SusiCarol Ann Susi
voiced Mrs. Wolowitz
Brian George (1)Brian George (1)
As Dr. Koothrappali
Alice AmterAlice Amter
As Mrs. Koothrappali
Main Cast
Johnny GaleckiJohnny Galecki
As Leonard Leakey Hofstadter
Kaley CuocoKaley Cuoco
As Penny
Simon HelbergSimon Helberg
As Howard Joel Wolowitz
Kunal NayyarKunal Nayyar
As Rajesh Ramayan Koothrappali
Episode Notes
Rating: 12.80 million viewers.

This episode was formerly entitled "The Wandering Troubador Catalyst".

The title refers to Penny's guitar playing friend from Nebraska.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorChuck Lorre  |  Bill Prady
Executive ProducerChuck Lorre  |  Bill Prady  |  Lee Aronsohn
Co-Executive ProducerDavid Goetsch  |  Eric Kaplan  |  Steven Molaro
ProducerFaye Oshima Belyeu  |  Peter Chakos  |  Jim Reynolds
Co-ProducerSteve Holland  |  Kelly Lee  |  Kristy Cecil
Production DesignerJohn Shaffner
EditorPeter Chakos
Unit Production ManagerKelly Lee
First Assistant DirectorAnthony Rich
Costume DesignerMary T. Quigley
HairstylistFaye Woods
Key GripDavid Pearce
Set DecoratorAnn Shea (2)
Property MasterScott L. London
Production Sound MixerBruce Peters
Re-Recording MixerCharlie McDaniel, III  |  Bob La Masney
GafferJohn Greene
Director of PhotographySteven V. Silver
Executive ConsultantMark Roberts (2)  |  Don Foster
Associate DirectorHoward Murray
Theme Song Written And Performed ByBarenaked Ladies
Science ConsultantDavid Saltzberg Ph.D.
Post Production ServicesTechnicolor
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