Born on the very day that Jimi Hendrix died, Remy Maxwell
was destined for greatness. But mediocrity would have to do. Raised on a farm in South Louisiana by free-spirited freaks, Remy was inundated with music from day one. Weaned on a healthy diet of Zeppelin, Elton John, The Beatles, Joni Mitchell (no, not Ween…they weren't born yet) and the like wafting from the speakers in the trees, Joni and Elton were quickly replaced by Nugent and KISS, which provided an effortless transition to Van Halen
, Alice in Chains
, Janes Addiction
to name but a few. Finally, the impressionable youth's life calling was made apparent! Since that lucrative gig as an exterminator didn't pan out, Remy spent his formative years playing in bands in New Orleans, Orlando, and Los Angeles.
That never blew up into rock-star-size proportions, so a life behind the mic bouncin' off the walls doin' a show on the radio would have to suffice. READ MORE