John “Greyhound” Maxwell
Thursday, Nov. 7, 7pm, Quimper Grange
1219 Corona St, Port Townsend
$25 donation at the door
Local treasure, Blues guitarist John “Greyhound” Maxwell has opened for Taj Mahal and Keb Mo.
“In 2018 John received the Washington Blues Society award for Best Acoustic Blues Guitar. The Washington Blues Society recently named John “Greyhound” Maxwell the 2018 award recipient for Best Acoustic Blues Guitar. All his acclaimed skills are on display on his new self-produced album Even Good Dogs Get The Blues, to be released in October of 2018. The Chicago-born blues man recently relocated to Port Ludlow WA, from the Bay area but has made fast friends in the Northwest with some the region’s top players, several of which join him on the new all acoustic CD. The dozen new tracks feature eight originals and four classic covers. Maxwell is a specialist on the resonator guitar with a mastery of fingerpicking and slide technique that accompany his silky tenor vocals.In 2018 John received the Washington Blues Society award for Best Acoustic Blues Guitar.” http://www.northwestmusicscene.net/review-john-greyhound-maxwell-even-good-dogs-get-the-blues/
This is going to be a memorable event! Please join us!