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…beneath this sweet exterior lurks a rock ‘n’ roller. ”

— Frank de Blasé, CITY Newspaper

BIO

Meg Williams performs frequently at venues across the country with her band, Meg Williams Band, as a solo/duo act, and as a guitarist for other artists. She recently competed in the 2019 International Blues Challenge (Memphis, TN), representing the Kentucky Blues Society, and was the house band director for the Women in Blues Showcase during the IBC's. Meg has additionally performed main-stage at the 2018 Venice Blues Festival (Venice, FL), RedGorilla Music Festival (Austin, TX), Blues Radio International during the BMA's (Memphis, TN), Knoxville’s WDVX Blue Plate Special, Tennessee Motorcycles & Music Revival Festival, & Loretta Lynn’s Ranch as an artist, and performed at Cheyenne Frontier Days & CMA Fest as a guitarist for other artists.  Meg’s newest blues-rock EP, ‘Maybe Someday,’ has been played on SiriusXM’s Bluesville and radio stations world-wide – ‘Maybe Someday’ reached #10 on the Top 50 Blues Rock Album charts and on the Roots Music Report, and #38 on the Top Blues Album charts. Often compared to Susan Tedeschi and Bonnie Raitt, Meg’s guitar playing has captured the attention of listeners throughout Nashville and increasingly the US. 

Meg just signed with Nola Blue Records and will be releasing her full length album, recorded at FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, AL, titled "Take Me As I Am: The Muscle Shoals Sessions" on 4/19/19.

Past notable performances: 

  • Winner of the 2018 Kentucky Blues Challenge (competed in the 2019 International Blues Challenge - Memphis, TN)
  • House Band Director for 2019 Women in Blues Showcase (Memphis, TN)
  • 2018 Venice Blues Festival (Venice, FL)
  • Red Gorilla Festival (Austin, TX)
  • Blues Radio International during the BMA's (Memphis, TN)
  • Tennessee Motorcycle & Music Revival (Hurricane Mills, TN)
  • Stanhope House (Stanhope, NJ)
  • Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 (NYC)
  • Knuckleheads - Gospel Lounge (Kansas City, MO)
  • Smoky Mountain Songwriter's Festival (Gatlinburg, TN)
Meg Williams balances her big guitar playing with a sweet and sultry vocal style and razor-sharp lyrics… ”

— Rick J Bowen

Photos

Photo by Kristin Jaggers

Photo by Kristin Jaggers

Music - Meg Williams EP 'Maybe Someday'

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