Megan Barker is a singer songwriter fresh to Nashville right off the bus from Vegas. Performing live music for a living for 5+ years in Las Vegas, Megan knows how to not only entertain, but also acts as her own roadie and sound man bringing a full setup everywhere she plays. Playing in venues in Vegas such as House of Blues, Hard Rock Cafe, The Linq, & more, Megan is also well versed in performing at weddings & private events. You can expect to hear your favorite country hits, pop, and don't forget some classics from the likes of The Eagles and Fleetwood Mac. Have a special request? Let Megan know before the event and she'll come prepared. Whatever the event, Megan Barker's gotcha covered.
Price Range: $200 and up
Gig Length: 60 - 300 minutes
What to Expect
- Live music for the entirety of your event. Anywhere from 1 hour to 5.
- Music your guests enjoy. I perform fan favorites from country to pop and more.
- If you want a show, you got it! I'm experienced and equipped to entertain your guests. If you maybe prefer I sit back and play music while your guests enjoy dinner and conversation, I'm prepared to do that as well.
- I always arrive and set up in a timely manner.
- I accept many different payment methods and am flexible with budget and scheduling.
Megan Barker is an accomplished singer and songwriter from Nashville, TN by way of Las Vegas, NV. Born into the music industry, her father, Bobby P. Barker, wrote songs for country legends such as Ronnie Milsap and Barbara Mandrell. Her mother, Barbara Smith-Barker was also an artist and session singer. Megan spent her childhood in studios and writing sessions where she learned at an early age how to craft a lyrical narrative.
At 13 years old, inspired by pop legend John Mayer, Megan picked up a guitar and never put it down. She started her career singing at local Las Vegas venues where her unique, prolific songwriting and contagious melodies helped her to work her way up to playing bigger venues including First Friday, House of Blues, the Hard Rock Café, and more. In addition to local radio, TV and Internet broadcasts, Megan has had the privilege of opening concerts for great country acts such as Montgomery Gentry, Lee Brice, Eli Young Band, and more.
Working with award winning talents in both Las Vegas and Nashville, Megan's songs draw a diverse demographic audience from young children to mature adults. Her fan base currently includes tens of thousands of followers across Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. When asked about the diverse range of her fans ages she says, "There is nothing I love more than moving people with a song. The fact that little kids and grown adults come up and praise my songwriting after a show is amazing to me. That's enough to keep me going forever. I'm honored."
Original Music is available on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Amazon MP3, & more.
Additional Booking Notes
If you or your venue already have a sound system, that's fantastic! If not, I will be bringing my own system. It will take me anywhere from 15-35 minutes to set up depending upon power locations, etc. I don't require a fancy location for an event. I've done plenty of backyard BBQ's! ;)
My set lists change all the time! As previously stated, I perform popular country and pop songs as well as some classic sing alongs such as Fleetwood Mac and The Eagles. If you have any special requests, please let me know ahead of time and I'll make sure to have learned it for you. :)
Influences & Inspiration
John Mayer, Keith Urban, Matchbox 20, and so many more!
I can provide my own.