Five Firsts: Robin Williams of Robin & Linda Williams and Their Fine Group

February 23rd, 2012, 11:00 am by Greg
Robin And Linda Williams

Linda Williams and Robin Williams

NAME: Robin Williams
BAND AFFILIATION: Robin and Linda Williams and Their Fine Group
INSTRUMENT: Guitar and harmonica

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Kingston Trio’s “Live at the Hungry I.” They were my first introduction to folk music. I have a soft place in my heart for Bob Shane, Nick Reynolds and Dave Guard.

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS …Gene Autry at an auditorium in Raleigh, NC. He had his horse Champion with him. I’ve often wondered what touring must have been like back then.

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LIVE: Arlo Guthrie @ the Zankel Music Center, 5/22/10

May 28th, 2010, 4:10 pm by Greg

Arlo Guthrie

Arlo Guthrie

To cap off Caffe Lena’s 50th anniversary celebration, master storyteller, golden troubadour and one of folkdom’s true royalty, Arlo Guthrie headlined the sold-out, 630-seat Arthur Zankel Music Center last Saturday night. Opening for him at the impressive Skidmore College concert venue were the delightful Robin and Linda Williams and Their Fine Group.

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