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Michelle Shocked protests canceled show in Santa Cruz

Michelle Shocked

Her show had been cancelled, but that didn’t stop alternative folk and rock singer Michelle Shocked from showing up at a Santa Cruz nightclub where she staged a sit-in with tape across her mouth that read “Silenced By Fear.”



UPDATED: Michelle Shocked replaced on Telluride Bluegrass Festival lineup after anti-gay rant

Michelle Shocked

The next cancellation for Michelle Shocked may be Colorado’s iconic Telluride Bluegrass Festival. TBF organizers, Planet Bluegrass, posted a note on Facebook saying they were “considering the status” of Shocked at the festival.



eTown cancels Michelle Shocked show after singer’s reported anti-gay rant

Boulder's eTown has pulled the plug on its May 3 concert with show veteran Michelle Shocked after her reported anti-gay rant at a concert. (Promotional photo).

Boulder radio show eTown has pulled the plug on the singer-songwriter’s May 3 concert at eTown Hall.



Live review: 20th annual Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch

A smart mix of young blood (like Jenny Lewis, pictured above) and legends such as Richard Thompson and John Prine ushered the 20th annual Folks Festival into its first three-day sellout year. Photo by Candace Horgan, denverpost.com/reverb.

Live review: 20th annual Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch



Live Review: Michelle Shocked @ the Bluebird Theater

Live Review: Michelle Shocked @ the Bluebird Theater

Chatty and upbeat with the half-full venue, Michelle Shocked presented a night of personal stories and music on Friday at the Bluebird. Photos by Mark Osler. Michelle Shocked stopped by the Bluebird Theater on Friday to do what she loves most — perform in front of an audience. “Performance is what I do. That’s where the art is. The album is just a necessary side effect,” Shocked said. What she enjoys most about performing is the “in the moment” quality of it all. “I remember [...]