NAME: Elijah Hargrave
BAND AFFILIATION: Skeletons in the Piano
1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Tiny Music From the Vatican Gift Shop” by Stone Temple Pilots. I really liked the bass line in “Big Bang Baby.”
2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … H.O.R.D.E. Fest at SPAC with Rusted Root
3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … a little white Casio keyboard. I taught myself “Greensleeves.”
4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … someone else’s song. I couldnt tell ya…
5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … Samidian, a psychedelic rock band with my friend Ron
Vocalist-guitarist Elijah Hargrave joins the rest of his bandmates in Skeletons in the Piano on Thursday night (August 11), when they take the stage at Putnam Den in Saratoga Springs. The show starts at 9pm and also features Jesus Christ & the Hallucinogenic Allstars, Purifier and Electric Mammoth. Admission is $5.