Blotto Singer Greg Haymes Dies


The Albany music scene lost a legend as Nippertown founder and former Times Union music writer Greg Haymes passed away on Wednesday, April 10.

Haymes founded Nippertown.com, focusing on the Capital District music scene

Greg aka "Sarge Blotto" was the voice behind Blotto’s 1981 hit “I Wanna be a Lifeguard,” the video of which aired on the first day of MTV.