Features One Question Interviews Frog

One Question Interviews: Frog

Tom White (Frog)

SPB: What do you remember of playing your first live show?

White: We played 15 second covers as a house band for a live improv comedy show. We played between acts, but most of the acts didn't know we were going to play, so they would walk out and start talking, and then have to stop so we could belt out a few seconds of "The Scientist." We played one original song at the end of each night, and at that point our only song was "Nancy Kerrigan."  

We played 5 or so of these shows before we had enough material to play an actual full set to an actual empty bar. That was an amazing time for us. Huge thanks to Danny Jolles.

Credits

Words by Loren on Aug. 1, 2015, 10:45 p.m.

Advertisement
KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Leave a comment
Frog

Posted by Loren on Aug. 1, 2015, 10:45 p.m.

Share this content
Related news

Records The Frogs' 30th anniversary reissue

Posted July 21, 2019, 4:51 p.m.

On August 16, The Frogs' It's Only Right and Natural will be reissued, thirty years after its original release. The LP will be issued by The End Of All ...

Bands 1QI: Michael Crafter, Abrams, frog, Matthew Ryan

Posted July 21, 2015, 1:33 p.m.

Welcome to our almost daily quickie Q&A feature: One Question Interviews. Follow us at facebook & twitter and we'll post an interview four days each week, typically every Monday-Thursday ...

Bands Andrew Bird Covers Kermit The Frog

Posted Nov. 12, 2009, 7:29 a.m.

Andrew Bird recently tracked a cover of Kermit the Frog's "It's Not Easy Being Green" from an upcoming tribute album titled Muppets Revisited.  Other artists confirmed to appear ...

Advertisement
KFAI - Root Of All Evil

More like this

Cloud

One Question Interviews Cloud

Posted June 10, 2018, 2:40 a.m.

Tyler Taormina (Cloud) SPB: Do you see a natural end for Cloud or so you think you'll continue with the project for a while ...

Magana

One Question Interviews Magana

Posted Feb. 18, 2017, 1:17 p.m.

Magana SPB: Do you get nervous before you play a show? Magana: Yep!  There are 2 distinct phase of nervousness. The first one is my ...

CHUCK

One Question Interviews CHUCK

Posted Nov. 22, 2016, 8:21 p.m.

CHUCK SPB: What do you like to do on a tour off date? CHUCK: It's kind of a funny question for me because, I ...

Audio Antihero

One Question Interviews Audio Antihero

Posted March 10, 2015, 11:31 p.m.

Jamie (Audio Antihero) SPB: What is the best pop song of the last 10 years? Jamie: I'm not deliberately rockist (I swear!) - but since ...

x

Logo

Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.