West

by Maynard and the Musties

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UPCOMING GIGS:

July 25. Friday. Coco SixtySix. 66 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, 11222. 8pm. Opening for Alan Lee & the Whiskey Bumps, JD Patch.

Booglit Festival, Sidewalk Cafe, Aug 3. Classic Album Redux, many people playing songs from PJ Harvey's Rid of Me

Aug 15. Way Station. Gotham Holler night.


4-songs recorded at Bruce Harvie's Olgabowl Studio, Orcas Island, WA in October of 2012.

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released 21 May 2013

Joe Maynard - vocals, guitar
Bruce Harvie - lead guitar, lap steel, mandolin
Melody Funk - bass, background vocals
Andrew Moore - Drums, tamborine

Recorded, mixed, produced by Bruce Harvie
Mastered by Paul Gold at Salt
All songs written by Joe Maynard

"more hooks and lures than a Bass Pro Shop" --Bill Hurley, The Alternate Root June 27, 2013

From the New York Music Daily, June 20, 2013:
"...there is only one Joe Maynard, a crooner with a deviously lyrical wit... The first track, Big News, I’m Cryin’ has a western swing vibe fueled by Bruce Harvie’s sideswiping slide guitar...The next two songs share a mysterious, hypnotic swaying vibe. Tin of Tea is an enigmatic account of a damaged woman who may or may not have killed her man: Maynard keeps you guessing. Killer Inside is considerably darker, Maynard’s vocals running through what sounds like a Leslie speaker for a creepy, watery effect, Harvie adding a long, slinky slide guitar solo. The last track is an unexpectedly gentle acoustic waltz spiked with Harvie’s mandolin..."
-delarue newyorkmusicdaily.wordpress.com/2013/06/20/maynard/

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