Shana Morrison's musical style has been called pop with a side of blues and a side of rock. She has also been known to include other ingredients, like country, R&B, and jazz into the mix. Her material seems to be ever-changing and hard to pin down categorically. What always remains the same is Shana's unique and wide-ranging voice.
Shana Morrison began performing with her group Caledonia in the San Francisco Bay area in 1996. Chronologically listed, some highlights of Shana's career follow: Shana has performed for festival audiences on the main stage both at the Guinness Fleadh in New York and in San Francisco, at the San Francisco Blues Festival, the Ottawa Blues Festival, and the Edmonton Folk Festival. She has also opened shows for Van Morrison, Lyle Lovett, Joe Cocker, Michael MacDonald, War, John Hyatt, Keb 'Mo, and Bob Weir.
Shana has received favorable reviews from the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the San Francisco Examiner, as well as being featured in People, Rolling Stone, and Interview Magazines. She has had airplay on KPFA, KPIG, KPIX, KDVS, KHUM, and KFOG, and has appeared on the Oxygen channel's Pure Oxygen, and on The Howard Stern Show.
The band has toured across the United States, Germany, Italy, Ireland, and the UK, most notably playing the Warfield in San Francisco, the Viper Room in Los Angeles, the House of Blues in Cambridge, the Bottom Line in New York, Meinisfree Open Air in Germany, the Arezzo Wave Pop festival in Italy, the Borderline in London, the Cork Jazz Festival, the Galway Arts Festival, and The Late Late Show in Ireland.