I was almost this good when I was 13. Really.
From ’95. Al with hair. This was around the first time I saw them and man, they blew me away.
Rolling Stone’s feature on rock stars in high school, before fame and fortune is a trip. Click here to check it out.
Lifespace, All Along the Watchtower*, Franklin’s Tower, Goin Down the Road**, Hemispheres***, Wild Child^, Fluff’s Travels, Walk on the Wild Side^
Notes: circulated initially as “unknown 82/83?”, but date later updated; * Dylan cover, ** w/ Dude of Life (vocals); not GDTRFB, *** Rush cover, ^Lou Reed cover
The Space Antelope lineup: Steve Pollack (The Dude of Life) - vocals Trey Anastasio - guitar and vocals Rob "Flash" Gordon - guitar and vocals Dud Taft - bass Doug Parsons - drums
From 1984, the young band from Athens performing one of their early classics. Sidenote: Mike Stipe has hair!