Five Firsts: Mike Davies of the LateShift

May 9th, 2012, 10:00 am by Greg
The Late Shift

The Late Shift

NAME: “Uncle Mike” Davies
BAND AFFILIATION: The LateShift
INSTRUMENT: Guitar

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Baby One More Time” by Britney Spears. Laugh it up, but it’s the truth. You’d surely be lying if you could say you never jammed out to a little “Brit-Brit” back in the day! Times have changed though, as have my musical tastes, but your past is what shapes your future, and I would be cheating myself to say Britney Spears didn’t influence my love for music that thrives today. I can hear my band-mates now, “Dude you should have just lied!,” but I’ll just laugh it off. In my eyes, the truth is all that is real and to live in peace is to be transparent to what came before, or in this case, my childhood obsession with Britney Spears.

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