First/Last-Chad Sipes

May 26, 2010

The Chad Sipes Stereo

The band has a gig at Howlers coming up June 12. Chad was kind enough to participate in this latest edition of First/Last.

  • The first album you ever bought?
  • Peter Gabriel’s SO. On cassette.
  • Your last album bought?
  • Autumn of the Seraphs, by Pinback.
  • Favorite album of all time?
  • Fables of the Reconstruction by R.E.M.. Or is it Document?
  • Least favorite/most disappointing album?
  • See “Last Album Bought”.
  • First concert attended?
  • The Cure @ Starlake. Friday I’m in Love tour. 7th grade.
  • Last concert?
  • Real concert, or local? Clutch @ Mr. Small’s I think. Been a while.
  • Favorite concert ever ?
  • Drive by Truckers CD Release party for “Dirty South” Album. 40 Watt Club, Athens, Ga. Saw Modest Mouse the very next night at the same club.
  • Least favorite concert?
  • Meat Puppets opening for Primus at the Beaver Dome.
  • Favorite local releases of all-time:
  • 5. SodaJerk-Can’t put You Down (before I joined the band)
  • 4. Ritual Space Travel Agency – Volume 1
  • 3. Karl Hendricks Trio- Songs about Misery and Women
  • 2. The Cynics- Rock n’ Roll
  • 1. Vale and Year- Create a Perfect History
  • Honorable Mention: The brand new, just released Horse or Cycle Record. Wow, you gotta hear this.
  • Quick thoughts, experiences about Pittsburgh?
  • Born here, bought my house here, gonna die here.

Thanks Chad. BTW-It’s Fables!