Five Firsts: Michael Kammers of MK3

September 13th, 2011, 12:00 pm by Greg
Mike Kammers

Mike Kammers

NAME: Michael Kammers
BAND AFFILIATION: MK Groove Orchestra/MK3
INSTRUMENT: Saxophone/Farfisa Organ

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Aerosmith’s Greatest Hits Of The ’70s” on cassette tape

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … It was either ZZ Top or the Allman Brothers at the Great New York State Fair many a year ago. I can’t remember which one was first…

3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … I believe the first instrument I ever owned was a plastic toy guitar that you could actually play – it was fretted correctly and had six strings. Instead of actually playing it though, I would just strum all the open strings as obnoxiously as I could and belt out the words, “Ooh my baby, Ooh my baby!” over and over again at the top of my lungs. An auspicious start to say the least.

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