Nashville-based guitarist, songwriter, and singer, Meg Williams, released new single ‘Live and Learn’ on 6/4/21. Recorded in Nashville, TN with musician/producers Terry Goose Downing and Tom DelRossi, ‘Live and Learn’ is the title track and first of nine songs for the upcoming roots-rock album ‘Live and Learn,’ set to be released later in 2021. ‘Live and Learn’ explores Meg’s singer-songwriter side and shows her influences in classic rock and Americana/singer-songwriter music.
Like many musicians, Meg had the opportunity to spend time writing new music, reflecting, and creating throughout the 2020 pandemic – ‘Live and Learn’ focuses growing up and taking chances, ready to fall down and fail, then not try at all. Single now available on digital platforms, including Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, Amazon, and more. Visit Meg’s website for more info: www.megwilliamsmusic.com
More about Meg:
Meg performs at notable venues across the country with her full band, as a solo/duo act, and as a guitarist for other artists. She competed in the 2019 International Blues Challenge (Memphis, TN), representing the Kentucky Blues Society after winning the Kentucky Blues Challenge. Meg was additionally selected as the house band director for the International Women in Blues Showcase during the IBC's. Meg recorded her 2019 full length album, ‘Take Me As I Am: The Muscle Shoals Sessions,’ at the legendary FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals (Nola Blue Records). Meg’s album has since been played on Sirius XM’s Bluesville and radio stations world-wide. Meg is set to independently release her next full length album (roots-rock/americana), recorded in Nashville, TN, titled 'Live and Learn' in 2021.
Meg performed at the 2019 Tall City Blues Fest (Midland, TX), the 2019 Robert Johnson Sessions (San Antonio, TX), main-stage at 2018 Venice Blues Festival (Venice, FL), the 2019 Island Hopper Songwriter Festival (Fort Myers, FL), and the highly selective Nashville Guitar Community Showcase (TN). Meg performed at both the 2019 Ann Arbor Blues Fest & the inaugural Lone Star Blues and Heritage Festival, as a guitarist for blues legend and festival headliner, Benny Turner (brother & bassist of the late Freddie King). She has also performed at the Tennessee Motorcycle & Music Revival at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch, Wilmywood Country Classics (NC), Rockland Maine Drive-In Concert Series (2020), and the Smoky Mountain Songwriter’s Festival (Gatlinburg, TN). Meg is set to perform at the 2021 Camping with the Blues Festival (FL). Meg was additionally set to perform at the 2020 Cincinnati Guitar Festival (pre-Covid).
Meg has been interviewed & featured on Blues Radio International (during the Blues Music Awards - BMA's - in Memphis, TN 2019 & virtually in 2020), Knoxville’s WDVX Blue Plate Special (3x), and Acme Radio Live (Nashville, TN), on 'Gear Gab' with Eric Dahl. Meg has performed at notable venues nationwide, including: 3rd and Lindsley (Nashville, TN), Bourbon Street Blues and Boogie Bar (Nashville, TN), BB King's (Nashville, TN), City Winery (Nashville, TN), Miranda Lambert’s Casa Rosa (Nashville, TN), The Stanhope House (Stanhope, NJ), Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 2 (NYC), BB’s Jazz, Blues and Soups (St. Louis, MO), Knuckleheads Gospel Lounge (Kansas City, MO), Sam’s Burger Joint (San Antonio, TX), Lafayette’s (Memphis), BB King’s Memphis (Memphis, TN), and many, many more.