Getting in tune with North Myrtle Beach’s House of Blues barkeep

February 25, 2014 

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    SIGNATURE DRINK | The Dirty Myrtle (Apple vodka, Malibu Rum, pineapple juice, cranberry juice)

BARTENDER | Sandra Adkins, 46

WHERE | House of Blues

QUESTION | Do you play an instrument?

ANSWER | Yes - piano.

If you could play any instrument, what would it be?

Play piano a little better, or the guitar.

What do you think is the sexiest instrument for a guy to play?

Piano for sure.

Who do you think is the sexiest musician?

(Jon) Bon Jovi. He gets sexier with age.

Have you ever seen him in concert?

Unfortunately, no.

What is the most memorable concert you have ever been to?

The most memorable concert was when Ed from the group Live did a private acoustic set for 12 of us in Napa Valley underground in a wire vault.

Have you been able to meet any stars while working at House of Blues?

I met (celebrity chef) Aaron Sanchez by accident and he was very nice.

What is the best way to cure the blues?

Um... vodka.

What's the best way to cure insomnia?

Uh... vodka.

What's the best way to cure a hypnotized monkey?

Again, vodka cures everything.

What song do you sing during karaoke?

Anything Evanescence or Martina McBride.

What song do you sing in the shower? I

really don't sing in the shower!

Do you think you could ever have a music career ahead of you?

My friends think so, so they keep texting me - do it! So maybe?

Mandy Rodgers, for Weekly Surge

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