Brad Whitford, What Was the First Album You Ever Bought?

June 25th, 2012, 3:00 pm by Greg
Brad Whitford

Brad Whitford

“I listened to a lot of my brother’s records, and he was huge into the Kingsmen, so I thought they were pretty cool, too.

But one of the very first records that I bought is kind of funny. I forget how old I was, but it was a Mamas & the Papas album, the one where they’re in the bathtub.

I think it was a mail-order record.”

Guitarist Brad Whitford and his bandmates in Aerosmith storm into the Times Union Center in Albany on Friday (June 29) with their Global Warming Tour. Cheap Trick opens the show at 7:30pm. Tix are $63, $99.50 & $149.50.

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Live: Experience Hendrix @ the Palace Theatre, 11/6/10

November 11th, 2010, 5:01 pm by Greg
Steve Vai

Steve Vai

The combined grace, hellfire, innovation and soul of Jimi Hendrix remains unmatched to this day – more than 40 years after his death. His six-string mastery has influenced every guitarist on the planet who has ever plugged into an amplifier.

So as you would expect with any tribute concert to Hendrix, there was a whole lotta guitar wanking going on at the Palace Theatre in Albany last Saturday night.

A whole lot.

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