Five Firsts: Terry McClain of the Guiltless Cult, the Realside, etc.
NAME: Terry McClain
BAND AFFILIATION: The Realside / Guiltless Cult / The Sense Offenders / The Crayons / Union Boots / The Ameros / Disposable Rocket Band / Happy Juliet
1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Genesis’ “Abacab”
2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … .38 Special at the Municipal Auditorium, Nashville
3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … An upright piano
4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … My own song, “Days Gone By” at the 1991 Lavergne High School talent show
5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … Slip (1992 on drums, backing vocals, Nashville, TN)
Before heading off and relocating to Nashville, Terry McClain will be a very busy man on Friday (November 11) as he gathers together three of his bands – the Guiltless Cult, the Realside and the Sense Offenders – at Valentine’s Music Hall in Albany for his farewell to Nippertown show. Showtime is 9pm.