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    The Rembrandts Performed The "Friends" Theme With Gunther And It Was Amazing

    And "Smelly Cat" too! At Central Perk, no less!

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    At the Central Perk pop-up shop in New York City on Tuesday, Danny Wilde (left) and Phil Solem (right) — aka The Rembrandts — gathered for a special Friends performance in honor of the 20th anniversary of the show's premiere.

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    Two decades after co-writing the show's legendary theme song, "I'll Be There For You," they were introduced to the crowd by none other than James Michael Tyler, who played Central Perk manager Gunther.

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    They raised their glasses to the show...

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    And seemingly, fell right back into it as they strummed the first chords of "I'll Be There For You."

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    It doesn't get cuter than this.

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    Watch the performance here!

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    Later, per Tyler's request, the three of them sang Phoebe Buffay's iconic song "Smelly Cat"... in the chord of G, of course.

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    It was only the first verse, but it was perfect. Watch it below!

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    And to top it all off, the band and the coffee manager gave an encore performance of the show's theme song.

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    And Tyler pointed to the crowd when they clapped, right on cue.

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    He really got into it.

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    And even pulled a Mike, and played some air keyboard!

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    All while Friends reruns played in the background.

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    Watch "I'll Be There For You (The Reprise ft. Gunther)" below!

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    *Clap Clap Clap Clap*

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    The Central Perk pop-up shop is located at 199 Lafayette St. in SoHo, and will be open from Sept. 17 until Oct. 18 (Mondays–Fridays, 8 a.m.–8 p.m., and Saturdays–Sundays, 10 a.m.–8 p.m.).

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