by Maynard and the Musties

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Aug 15. Way Station. Gotham Holler night. 8pm Karen Dahlstrom, 9pm Maynard & the Musties, 10pm the Bloodshots. 683 Washington Ave, Brooklyn NY.

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


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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