I'm 68 ... I started playing guitar when I was about 13 ... after failing miserably at the clarinet and the piano ... I play and sing music that I enjoy ... not everyone else might ... okay
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Peter, Paul, and Mary at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL in 1963 ... I loved those wonderful folksingers ... they were the ones who got me started
What gear do you use?
My wife thinks, erroneously, that I have too many guitars ... 1967 Guild F-212, 1970 DelVecchio Dinamico, 1961 Guild Starfire III, 1915 Gibson A-1, 2009 Bourgeois OMSC Ltd., 1975 StewMac 'Eagle' banjo, 1930s Stahl Style 6, 1936 Rickenbacher 'Electro' mandolin, 1999 Guild Custom Shop M-70, 1994 Guild B4CE, 2013 Trinity College octave mando, 1979 Ibanez M-340, 1980 Ibanez M-342, p.o.s. Ibby mandolin, Turkish baglama saz
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Not currently ... but I've played bass/sung in a couple of rock bands, played 12-string/sung in a Country band, played bass/sung in a Blues band ... and performed as a solo folkie/bluesy guy many, many times