Five Firsts: Scott Ligon of NRBQ
Photograph by Kirsten Ferguson
NAME: Scott Ligon
BAND AFFILIATION: NRBQ
INSTRUMENT: Guitar, Vocals
THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … The Beatles At the Hollywood Bowl. I was seven years old.
THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … Barry Manilow
THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … Yamaha acoustic guitar. It was taken over immediately by my brother.
THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”
THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … the Jam (we didn’t know there was already a band with that name).