Michael Hedges: Mr. January
DAddario strings put together a calendar for 95 in which they asked the various featured artists a few questions. Michael was Januarys poster boy.
How old were you when you first started playing and who was your first audience?
Newly teened, I first performed at church on Sunday night for the youth fellowship. My friends and I sang House of the Rising Sun!
Whos your favorite artist, e.g., Van Gogh, Degas, Warhol ?
Which person, living or dead, would you most like to spend an hour with?
What about you might surprise people?
I listen to Pantera.
If you could have attended any recording session in history, which one would you have attended?
Jimi HendrixAre You Experienced.
If you were stranded on a desert island, what
57 [Michaels edit] albums would you want with you?
- Morton Feldman: Rothko Chapel
- Joni Mitchell: For the Roses
- Jon Hassell: Surgeon of the Night Sky
- AC/DC: For Those About to Rock
- Pat Martino: Consciousness
- The Beatles: Revolver
- Neil Young: After the Gold Rush
[Compare this list with Michaels Desert Island Discs at his Windham Hill page.]