Sons of Maxwell
Brothers Don and Dave Carroll have been playing professionally as Sons of Maxwell for well over a decade and their talent, versatility and longevity is evident in their accomplishments. They have been ECMA nominated as "Best New Artist," "Roots Traditional Group of the Year," Country Group of the Year," and twice as overall "Group of The Year." They have also received two ECMA's in 2002 and 2006 for "Roots Traditional Group of the Year" and "Country Recording of The Year" respectively.
This dynamic and fun group first hit the road full time in 1993 after graduation from university and haven't slowed down since. With a large and loyal fan base and several industry awards behind them, they continue to record and tour music halls theaters and festivals on a full time basis .
Their Pop-Folk sound has allowed them to bridge several genres such as Roots, Pop, Country, Celtic and Folk and because of this their show has been welcomed across Canada and Internationally. They have completed three tours of Germany, toured the Caribbean, and recently accomplished a 6 city tour of China (including a show at the world class Shanghai National Arts Centre). SOM are also no stranger to the United States having performed in New York, Texas, Nashville, Nebraska and Maine.
In 2009, SOM will make their first appearance at the renowned Milwaukee Irish Festival in August of 2009.
Often called "the nicest guys in the business" Don and Dave continue to deliver high energy quality entertainment that is both relevant and accessible to live music fans of all ages