After a quiet February I'm excited to
be playing some shows this week.
Thursday I will be performing solo at Two Moon Cafe in Park Slope at 7pm.
Then Sunday i head down to The Tin Angel
in Philly to open for Canadian guitar virtuoso Ewan Dobson. I'm really excited
to be back in Philly and to hear Ewan, he's amazing if you haven't heard him check
it out! http://ewandobson.com/
Female Musician. Shannon Pelcher, a Philadelphia-area classically trained guitarist
and singer with the Iron Threads, is known for her jazz and blues repertoire. She
is influenced by Billie Holiday, Dusty Springfield, Ella Fitzgerald and Tin Pan
Alley greats. Following in the footsteps of other great lyrical storytellers, she
is a skilled guitarist and is known for her distinctive voice."
— Jefferey B. Roth, CBS Philadelphia
thing I noticed about Pelcher was her voice. Pelcher has a very beautiful singing
tone that is reminiscent of an older, more soulful era. That voice is so mesmerizing
that for a few moments I sat there only able to think to myself “I love her
— One Fan at a Time
of Pelcher’s debut EP consists of elements from many musical eras, cooked
modern day singer/songwriter’s storytelling traditions. Her voice blends the
of Billie Holiday with inflections of today’s fierce females, wearing a present
day edge with soul."
— Christie's Book Reviews, Christie's Book Reviews
Pelcher. Shannon is a jazz trained, classical guitar strumming songstress whose
sweet yet heartaching vocal lines immediately render allusions to the Great Jazz
and Blues Women: Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, even Dusty Springfield."
— Philly Shake it up blog, http://phillyshakeitup.blogspot.com