In Oct 2018, Micahlan moved to Nashville, TN to work with Kent Wells, producer for Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, and Emmy Lou Harris, and Dark Horse Studios to record her first EP and work on several music projects.
In 2017, Micahlan won the Savannah Country Music Showdown in a duo with John Brown.
Also, in 2017 she won the John Hartford Memorial Songwriting Contest in Bean Blossom, Indiana. She was the youngest person and to date the only female to have ever won the songwriting contest. (John Hartford wrote Gentle On My Mind.)
In Sept of 2017, her show and abilities as a fiddler attracted the attention of The Kentucky Head Hunters who asked her to join them on stage at the Gram Parson's Memorial Festival in Waycross, Ga. The Head Hunters had never played with a fiddler or a teenager before her.
Singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Micahlan Boney is poised to make her mark at the young age of 17. Her heartfelt lyrics about loss and life belie her young age. A playful yet deeply-soulful performer, she delivers truth through energetic live shows whether performing solo or with a band. Micahlan channels her youthful energy, sass, and also shows professional musical abilities in every note.
Micahlan began performing on fiddle with her older brother at the age of eight and writing songs. She added the guitar, mandolin and banjo in the following years. Micahlan's music simmer swith ingredients from old-time, country, blues, groove, and rock traditions with revealing relatable messages about hope, heartbreak, love, longing and her ongoing evolution as an artist and young lady.
At the age of 17, she has the experience to impress and entertain She has performed in 11 states and solo and as part of various bands . She has been a member of 2 Americana bands playing first with banjo master and a musical mentor, James McKinney in his band, The Night Travelers. She also played with Grammy award winning songwriter Louisa Branscomb in her band, Louisa Branscomb and Friends of Distinction.
Micahlan continues to solo and play with others at venues, events and music festivals across the south and mid-west.
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