Anyone who's seen them knows that local "Stout Irish Rockers" Blaggards
' front man Patrick Devlin's natural place is center stage. But even he has artists he wouldn't mind stepping back for, so we asked him to list us a few in advance of Blaggards' free concert at Discovery Green Thursday evening with Flying Fish Sailors.
10. Neil Diamond:
"I wanna dress like the man."
"Good way to learn her material."
8. Dropkick Murphys:
"Burn the bagpipes."
7. Bruce Springsteen:
"Be nice to shed a few pounds."
6. Monty Python:
WOW, 'Sit On My Face' LIVE!!!!"
"Love to put harmony on 'Altar of Sacrifice.'"
4. The Carpenters:
"I LOVE THEM!"
"I'd be able to help dumb down the lyrics."
2. Thin Lizzy:
"Would be great to be useless in a GOOD band."
1. The Von Trapp Family:
"They REALLY need me."
With Flying Fish Sailors, 6:30 p.m. at Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney, 713-400-7336 or www.discoverygreen.com