LIVE: The Bob Warren Band @ Burton Hall, 1/29/11

February 3rd, 2011, 4:00 pm by Greg
Bob Warren and his band

Bob Warren and his band

Last Saturday night, singer-songwriter Bob Warren was hoping that, maybe, just maybe, 20 or – hey, let’s think big here – 30 people might show up to see his band perform at Burton Hall in Easton.

No one there was more surprised than Bob, when over 100 people filled the seats in the tiny courthouse.

Considering that Easton is a very small town about eight miles south of Greenwich on rural Route 67 and that the Town Hall is one of those old, white, church-looking buildings that you might miss if you blink, the huge turn-out spoke volumes about Bob Warren as a performer and especially a songwriter.

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Five Firsts: Bob Warren

January 26th, 2011, 9:58 am by Greg

Bob WarrenNAME: Bob Warren
INSTRUMENT: guitar and voice

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … the Beatles’ second album, a Capital Records U.S. release, which contained a lot of the early cover songs they did like Smokey Robinson’s “You Really Got a Hold on Me” and Chuck Berry’s “Roll Over Beethoven.” Of course the big hit on that album was “She Loves You.” I listened over and over and stared at the photos on the front and back covers for hours on end.

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … The Doors at SPAC. I’m guessing 1968?

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