Maxwell hopes his ‘woke’ music can help prevent nuclear war

Maxwell hopes his ‘woke’ music can help prevent nuclear war
Neo-soul pioneer Maxwell will be giving — and receiving — some hometown love when his “50 Intimate Nights” tour hits Beacon Theatre on Sunday. The Brooklyn-born, Manhattan-based crooner (full name: Gerald Maxwell Rivera) also has an album, “NIGHT,” due early next year that will complete the trilogy that began with 2009’s “BLACKsummers’night.” Here, the 45-year-old...