Nick Peters & Taylor Maxon
Live Music: Nicholas Peters & Taylor Maxson.
Nick Peters is a member of the Asheville Songwriters Association. Before moving to Asheville four years ago from Maryland with his wife Sandy, Nick performed for several years at wineries and bars in the Greater Washington, DC area with former music partner Steve Erickson under the acoustic duo name Medium Gauge. Previously, when living in Los Angeles, he and former music partner Marck Smith performed as the acoustic music duo Twofer at venues including the Coffee Gallery Backstage in Altadena. He plays a mix of original songs and selected covers. Nick is a retired major market newspaper reporter, public and commercial network broadcast journalist, and most recently a crisis communications consultant.
Taylor Maxson is a songwriter, singer, and musician who lives in Asheville but
whose music and lyrics straddle themes and motifs of both Appalachia and the
American West. Influences include Bonnie Prince Billy, Nick Drake, Jason Isbell,
and Gillian Welch. He has co-written a number of songs with other artists and enjoys
musical and lyrical collaboration.