Adam Hoskins was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and has been playing the guitar for 16 years. He frequently performs with Pokey LaFarge, with whom he was a founding member of Pokey LaFarge & the South City Three, Lonesome Cowboy Ryan & His Dried-Up Teardrops, and his own project, Maximum Effort. Voted St. Louis' Best Punk Band by the Riverfront Times, Maximum Effort aims to spread the truth about conspiracies, government cover-ups, and social injustices. Their most recent album, Money, Lies & Media Reels, was released in March 2017.
In addition to the guitar, Adam plays the upright bass, electric bass, lap-steel, banjo-uke, some claw-hammer banjo, and a bit of mandolin. He also serves as an audio engineer, music producer, arranger and songwriter. His music has traces from influences of rock, country blues, trad-jazz and ragtime.
For more information about Adam Hoskins, his projects or tour dates, please visit his official site.