by Patrick Ferris; June 1, 2003 Link to full article and interview
(HotBands) Hi Gramps. Thanks for taking the time out to talk with me. I spoke with your manager last evening and she said to keep the questions related to music, but your music and your life are so intertwined. How long have you been playing music?
(Baby Gramps) Next year will be my 40-year ornery-versary.
(HotBands) Is that 40 years you’ve been playing professionally, or 40 years since you started playing?
(Baby Gramps) Boy…I don’t like that word…one of those $3 words. Let’s say 40 years that I’ve been performing.
(HotBands) The liner notes of your CD mentioned a very decrepit teenage Baby Gramps on the streets of Seattle in 1964. Did you come to Seattle