Five Firsts: Rani Arbo of Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem

November 6th, 2013, 11:00 am by Greg
Rani Arbo

Rani Arbo

Photograph by Joanna Chattman

NAME: Rani Arbo
BAND AFFILIATION: Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem
INSTRUMENT: vocals, fiddle

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … I don’t remember having money to buy records as a kid, but I do remember being given an Eagles record — the blue one with the skull on the cover — which was very different from what my parents had on their shelves. I also somehow landed a copy of Pink Floyd’s The Wall in eighth grade, as well as a Simon & Garfunkel album or two. I listened to a lot of my parents’ folk music collection as a young kid — usually after building a fort around the stereo system with chairs and blankets.

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Live: Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem @ The Linda, 11/5/10

November 15th, 2010, 1:00 pm by Greg
Rani Arbo and Andrew Kinsey

Rani Arbo and Andrew Kinsey

Rani Arbo and her band, daisy mayhem, have been racking up quite a big batch of awards for their latest children’s music album, “Ranky Tanky,” but they definitely know how to entertain the grown-ups, too, as evidenced by their marvelous performance at The Linda in Albany this month.

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