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Michelle Shocked at Cafe Bohemia

Michael Zieleniewski uploaded this event on January 17, 2020


Cafe Bohemia
15 Barrow St
New York, NY
(212) 691-6127

Michelle Shocked at Cafe Bohemia


Sun, February 23, 2020
8:00 pm



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Michelle Shocked is a traveling troubadour whose musical talent is so eclectic it is difficult to categorize.

Michelle Shocked made her debut in Europe in 1986, with "The Texas Campfire Tapes," a bootleg recording made on a Sony Walkman cassette recorder around a festival campfire. In 1987, she signed a contract with (now) Universal, retaining ownership of both masters and publishing. Her studio debut was the 1988 album, "Short Sharp Shocked"; vignettes of growing up in rural East Texas. "Captain Swing," released in 1989, and "Arkansas Traveler," released in 1992, completed her "Mercury Trilogy." In 1995, "Quality of Mercy" was on the soundtrack for the Oscar-winning film "Dead Man Walking." A studio version of an underground release, "Kind Hearted Woman" was released in 1996 after winning a valiant fight to retain her intellectual property rights...

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