Pierre Maher- guitar- synthesizer- vocals
Pierre was born in Montreal Quebec in 1950 and moved to Brantford Ontario with his family when he was 2 years old. He began playing guitar at the age of 12 and started his musical career at 16 when he started playing out with local bar bands.
His musical influences were not typical for his generation as he was listening to artists such as Elvis Presley, Bill Haley and the Comets, David Clayton Thomas and the Shays among others.
He was married at the age of 28 and worked out of his home teaching guitar for 2 years.
He received his diploma from Berklee School of Music after 5 years of study and also studied guitar composition for 3 years at the University of Toronto.
Later musical influences to Pierre’s style were Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, Steve Howe, Jeff Beck and a few other contemporary guitar players.
Pierre loves to write and play original tunes of all styles including material from other composers.
Pierre says “Whisky Hollow is a real crowd pleaser and I am privileged to be a member of this band ! ”
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