Five Firsts: Seth Rogovoy of the Grove Street Band

May 19th, 2011, 1:00 pm by Greg
Seth Rogovoy

Seth Rogovoy

NAME: Seth Rogovoy
BAND AFFILIATION: Seth Rogovoy and the Grove Street Band
INSTRUMENT: singer/guitar

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Planet Waves,” Bob Dylan. I was with my dad in a record store in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. – accompanying him there on a business trip – and I was going to buy Seals and Crofts’s “Unborn Child,” but it turned out my mom had already bought that for me, so I opted for the Dylan, which had just come out. Hah! Goodbye, Seals and Crofts; hello, Bob Dylan.

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, CW Post Auditorium, Long Island, NY, fall 1975

3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … the family piano.

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