“Get Schwifty,” the iconic alien musical competition episode from Season 2, features a reference to Vivaldi as one of the most influential figures in music history. In typical Rick fashion, our favorite inebriated grandpa mocks him by calling him “Frasier.” This is a nod to Frasier Crane, the character from Cheers and Frasier.
Fun fact: Frasier was portrayed by Kelsey Grammer. He’s the father of Spencer Grammer, who provides the voice of Summer on Rick and Morty. This is like Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon without Kevin Bacon! We’re hoping that Kelsey Grammer was a good sport regarding the harmless dig.