Wil Maring

Rank #1 US Cobden, IL Folk / Americana / Bluegrass


Sounds Like: Nanci Griffith, Claire Lynch, Lucy Kaplansky, Shawn Colvin, Gillian Welch

Label: Roan Pony Records

Manager: self managed, but overwhelmed. Looking for some help., Jared Ingersol Music Management

Bio: As Wil Maring sat for long summer hours as a teenager at her family's roadside vegetable stand, picking out self-made tunes on her Sears guitar to pass the time, she never dreamed of the path she would one day follow. Wil has become a highly acclaimed songwriter, a previous winner of the prestigi... See Full Bio

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Posted a new song: "Bottomlands" http://www.reverbnation.com/c./poni/274151699 #music


"With "The Calling" she has established herself as one of the genre's premier songwriters."
—  Dave Higgs, Bluegrass Breakdown, WPLN
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  • Sat

    May 3

    Makanda, IL, US | 2:00pm
    Derby Day at Blue Sky Wi...
    Makanda, IL, US
    Sat May 03 2:00pm


    I will be having a friend and great mandolin player from Nashville, Bobby Clark, join me for an afternoon celebrating Kentucky Derby day. I'll do a few "horse songs", and maybe I'll even learn "Run For the Roses" special for this fun afternoon.

  • Thu

    May 8

    Perkins, OK, US | 6:30pm
    Old Church Center Concert a...
    Perkins, OK, US
    Thu May 08 6:30pm


    a concert held at the old church which is part of the cluster of historic buildings in Perkins OK that make up the Historic Oklahoma Territorial Plaza. this looks like a really cool place. Check this out!! http://www.okterritory.org/ potluck dinner before the show, so bring something you're proud to share! Forrest O Connor with be with me on this show, with vocals and mandolin.

  • Sat

    May 10

    Edmond, OK, US | 7:00pm
    The Bottle Cap Barn
    Edmond, OK, US
    Sat May 10 7:00pm


    Looking forward to playing for Alycia & Ben Geoyke at their cool house concert venue called the Bottle Cap Barn. Love the name. I feel most at home in barns anyway. I am bringing Forrest O Connor to play with me on this show. Should be a great time, gotta love a potluck/plus music. Please spread the word!

  • Sun

    May 11

    Cuba, MO, US | 4:00pm
    Special Mother's Day Barn ...
    Cuba, MO, US
    Sun May 11 4:00pm


    This event is RSVP, so let me know if you need details, and an invite. the more the merrier, but we just need to know ahead of time who all is coming. We will have a fish fry/potluck dinner starting around 5pm with the entertainment to follow. We're asking for a suggested $10 per person donation for the band and bring along a side dish with something in it. Please let us know how many will be in your party so that we will have enough fish on hand so everyone has a full belly. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket.

  • Sun

    May 25

    Alto Pass, IL, US | 2:00pm
    Alto Vineyards
    Alto Pass, IL, US
    Sun May 25 2:00pm


    Robert will be joining me again for a long afternoon of music at Alto Vineyard... we had such a nice time last fall at Colorfest that we wanted to repeat that experience. I hope you will have time in our busy Memorial Day weekend to come by and spend some time with us. music 2pm -6pm

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Q: I was asked to help you find Venues to play at in the Northwest by John Doughy.... Hit me back at hammerman034@msn.com Cliff Carson
A: hey John, I wrote you back with regular email. did you get a message? I am still looking for shows in early August in the Seattle area....

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