Drive-Up Concert: The Ghost of Paul Revere
Drive Up Concert
Saturday, May 29, 2021 7:00 pm
$125.00 - 175.00 per vehicle
What better way to bring live music back to the Kennebunks than with the band whose song is the official State Ballad of Maine? We are so excited for our very first outdoor Drive Up Concert and proudly present: The Ghost of Paul Revere.
The Maine-grown, foot-stompin’ holler-folk quartet create the type of music for which festivals are made. ~Boston Globe
Music stitches together a strong community around The Ghost of Paul Revere. The Maine trio Max Davis vocals, banjo, Sean McCarthy vocals, bass , and Griffin Sherry vocals, guitar examine life’s ebbs and flows through a distinct and dynamic distillation of folk, bluegrass, rock, and alternative. Since forming in 2011, the band has created a following that has propelled them from a local to a national level, tallying 15 million total independent streams to date. After releasing the EP North in 2012, their signature style progressed over the course of two full-length albums Believe 2014 and Monarch 2017 and a pair of EPs Field Notes, Vol. 1 2015 and Field Notes, Vol. 2 2019. They garnered acclaim from Billboard, Boston Globe, AXS, No Depression, Relix, and The Boot, who appropriately dubbed them, “not quite bluegrass, not quite country, not quite rock ‘n’ roll, but kind of all three combined.” The band has performed alongside The Avett Brothers, Jason Isbell, The Revivalists, Bela Fleck, and The Infamous Stringdusters, sold out countless headlining gigs, and appeared at major festivals nationwide: Newport Folk, Austin City Limits, WinterWonderGrass, BottleRock Napa, Shaky Knees, Okeechobee, and Voodoo Music + Arts Experience. The boys took home “Best in Maine” at the New England Music Awards twice, in 2015 and 2019. In 2019, their song, “Ballad Of The 20th Maine”, became the official State Ballad of Maine after being passed unanimously by the Senate and House of Representatives and signed into law by Maine’s Governor, Janet Mills.
In 2014, they began curating, booking, and hosting their very own festival, Ghostland. Rooted in a love for Maine’s music community, the festival has grown into one of the state’s largest festivals, drawing local and national talent to the annual Labor Day Weekend event. With more music and touring on the horizon, Ghost of Paul Revere continue to expand this community.
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