"300 Pounds Of Twangin' Steel & Sex Appeal!"
He wasn't the first. He wasn't the last. However, Al Anderson did spend an amazing 22 years there - playing guitar in the college of muscial knowledge known as The New Rhythm and Blues Quartet or more simply, NRBQ.
Alan Gordon Anderson grew up in Windsor, Connecticut, the son of a bass-playing father and piano-playing / teaching mother. His ear tuned to radio station WWVA out of Wheeling, West Virginia, he heard the sounds of country music that would later so much influence his guitar playing...