Five Firsts: Dennis O’Brien of Forthlin Road

March 15th, 2011, 11:31 am by Greg
Dennis O'Brien (third from left) and Forthlin Road

Dennis O'Brien (third from left) and Forthlin Road

NAME: Dennis O’Brien
INSTRUMENT: Mostly acoustic guitar, a bit of blues harp and now adding some Irish banjo

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Before buying every Beatles album as they came out, I walked about two miles each way to J.M. Fields (whoa, that was a while ago) to buy the LP “Walk Don’t Run” by the Ventures.

2. THE FIRST CONCERT I EVER SAW WAS … The Young Rascals. Gary Bailey and the Past Tense was the opening act.

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