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Thursday, July 22, 2010

A National Tour of 10 Strange Musical Sandwiches

Posted By on Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 9:19 AM

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Music celebrities continue to be a fertile source of inspiration for sandwich makers across the nation. Behold some incredibly strange examples of a growing art form; call it an iTunes eatlist.

The star: Lady Gaga

The sandwich: Fried cod sticks, avocado, roll

The location: Hapa Ramen, San Francisco

The skinny: Say fish sticks fast, and remember that there have been tons of rumors that Gaga's a hermaphrodite.

click to enlarge The Luther Burger uses Krispy Kreme doughnuts as a bun. - CHICAGOIST.COM
  • The Luther Burger uses Krispy Kreme doughnuts as a bun.

The star: Luther Vandross ("Luther Burger")

The sandwich: Bacon cheeseburger, Krispy Kreme original glazed doughnuts

The location: Wiener and Still Champion, Evanston, Ill.

The skinny: This is why you're fat.

The star: John, Paul, George, and Ringo (aka the Beatles)

The sandwich: Corned beef, roast beef, turkey, Swiss, American, cucumber, cranberry sauce, pickle, coleslaw, mustard, mayonnaise, rye

The location: Heimerhaus Deli, Redwood City, Calif.

The skinny: Eat the Beatles in quadruple-meat form. All you need is love. And maybe a bib.

The star: Madonna

The sandwich: Tuna, cucumber, lettuce, olive, tomato

The location: Celebrity Sandwich, Portsmouth, N.H.

The skinny: Like a sturgeon, go on a fish holiday with the Material Girl.

The star: Elton John

The sandwich: Charbroiled chicken breast, cheddar

The location: Flashback Diner, Hallandale Beach, Fla.

The skinny: A rare chance to chomp on Captain Fantastic.

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