Five Firsts: Matt Maguire of the Lawrence/Maguire Quintet

August 10th, 2010, 2:01 pm by Greg

NAME: Matt Maguire
BAND AFFILIATION: The Lawrence/Maguire Quintet

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … so long ago that I forgot. It may have been “Crosby Stills & Nash” (with “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes”) or CSNY’s “Deja Vu” (“Woodstock,” “Our House,” etc.)

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … Probably the Young Rascals at the University at Albany. Or the famous early-’70s Chicago concert at SPAC, which drew a big crowd that was then unprecedented. My mom sat next to me the whole time with her hands over her ears – and says to this day she loved that concert even though it was too loud.

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