Saturday, August 24th, 2019
Born and raised on the Alabama Gulf Coast, Will ingested eclectic FM radio sounds and the music of nearby New Orleans as a young man. His sound has been influenced by folk, blues, gospel, country, punk rock, and jazz.
Will has released several solo albums to date and has collaborated on many more, as well as serving as a session musician and sideman. His most recent solo recording, I Like It Down Here, was released earlier this year.
Will’s songs have been recorded by Jimmy Buffett, Little Feat, Jack Ingram, Todd Snider and more. He has also collaborated with many artists, including Rosanne Cash, Guy Clark, Rodney Crowell, Steve Earle, Gomez, Emmylou Harris, The Jayhawks, Mark Knopfler, Buddy Miller, John Prine, Toumani Diabate, Kim Richey, Josh Rouse, Matthew Ryan, Billy Joe Shaver, Todd Snider, Mavis Staples, Garrison Starr, Adrienne Young, and others.
Will has produced albums for Adrienne Young, Rodney Crowell, Todd Snider, Kate Campbell, Steve Poltz, Kim Richey, Garrison Starr, Matthew Ryan, Josh Rouse, Shemekia Copeland, and others. He was also recognized in 2004 as the Instrumentalist of the Year by the Americana Music Association.
Please join us. We’re requesting a $20 donation, all of which will go to Will. Please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your seat. Thanks.