Louisville Rock Closeup
By Eddy Metal

Name: Kevin Crigler.

Age: 45 years young.

Instrument: Vocals.

Band/Former Bands: Naked Garden - 14 years of gigs and still going strong (5 Different drummers, 3 Bass Players and 4 different Guitarists).

How long on instrument: 15 years of pretending to be Rock Star.

Equipment: I've always used Shure wireless microphones.

Influences: The Cars, Kiss, Motley Crue, STP, Alice In Chains, Rage most of The 90's, There's really too many to list. Best 3 frontmen of all time - Scott Weiland, Mick Jagger, David Lee Roth.

My first gig: First gig was at Michael Murphy's (2nd & Broadway) for Thunder Over Louisville in 20033.

Hobbies: I love the Lake Life and everything about it. Fore!

Favorite movies: Good Fellas, Skeleton Key, just about any war movie, Star Wars, HBO's Game of Thrones.

Favorite food: Steak and Potato, Pizza.

Favorite place: The beach.

Favorite sports or team: I Love UK Basketball and The Pittsburgh Steelers.

What I'm listening to nowadays: I'm always listening to a song I need to learn.

Coolest thing I've done: I've done a lot of cool stuff in my life: One of them would have to be meeting Scott Weiland. Another one is playing a gig with the band set up on the front of a houseboat cruising down Dale Hollow Lake. And being a part of The Phoenix Hill Tavern All-Star Band.

Most embarrassing moment: Totally forgetting the lyrics to a song in front of a JACKED PHT Mardi Gras crowd.

Bad Habits: I Do What I Want!.

What was your first concert ever: Dio and Dokken.

If you could meet a Rockstar ( past or present ), who would it be, and why: I met Scott Weiland once at Diamond Concert Hall right before he passed away. But I wish I could have met and hung out with him on tour in his prime...

Who do you love: I Love All, but especially family and those who are close to me.