First/Last-Sean McCann

September 28, 2011

Sean McCann has been a musician and member of the band Great Big Sea for over 18 years. He released his second solo album “Son of a Sailor” earlier this year and is stopping by Club Cafe tomorrow with his band The Comitted to play a bunch of tunes from it. He was cool enough to participate in this special mid-week edition of First/Last.

  • The first album you ever bought?
  • Boney M-Night Flight to Venus.
  • Your last album bought?
  • Neil Young-Le Noise.
  • Favorite album of all time?
  • Johnny Cash-Cash.
  • Least favorite/most disappointing album?
  • I don’t listen to music I don’t like.
  • First concert attended?
  • Tommy Makem and Liam Clancy.
  • Last concert?
  • Joe Jackson at House of Blues New Orleans.
  • Favorite concert ever?
  • Violent Femmes in Montreal.
  • Least favorite concert?
  • Jackson Browne at Cambridge Folk Festival.
  • Any thoughts, experiences about Pittsburgh?
  • Pittsburgh is a working town full of real people. I will bring them some real music.
  • Thanks Sean. I appreciate you taking part.