NAME: Jordan Bumgarner
BAND AFFILIATION: Lucrezio
INSTRUMENT: guitar & vocals
1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Metallica’s Black Album
2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … KISS in Detroit, MI
3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … Guitar. It was a Synsonics travel electric guitar with a built in amplifier from JC Penny. I mowed a lot of yards that summer.
4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … “Smells Like Teen Spirit” by Nirvana for a seventh grade English project. Thankfully, I got an A.
5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … The Accused. A failed ska project, only 5-6 months long, as a freshman in high school. We thought we were pretty cool.
The Chicago-based duo Lucrezio – featuring Jennifer Lucrezio and Jordan Bumgarner – make a tour stop at Red Square in Albany at 9pm on Saturday (June 29). Local 518 singer-songwriter Anthony Fallacaro opens the show. Tickets are $8.