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Five Firsts with Dom Flemons / Nippertown interview

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NAME: Dom Flemons: The American Songster

INSTRUMENT: Guitar, 4-string banjo, 6-string banjo, harmonica, quills, bones, fife, marching bass drum.

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … The first vinyl album I ever bought was a reissue of Sublime's album 40oz to Freedom. I then proceeded to piece together a turntable sound system in an era where the only turntables around were for DJs or the older people who still had record players in their home. I had a Technics turntable running through a guitar amp and a bass amp. It was sort of stereo sound. Ha ha! 

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … The first concert I ever went to on my own was Bob Dylan and Paul Simon at Desert Sky Pavillion in Phoenix, AZ. 1999. It was a great show! READ THE FULL Nippertown INTERVIEW.