Shelley King is Royalty in Texas. 2008 Texas State Musician, Shelley King has been an ambassador of the Austin, Texas sound for over twenty years. Noted vocalist and songwriter, studio musician, touring side musician and producer King is also a successful solo artist and leads her own band of A-list musicians. King’s blend of blues, folk, country, soul and rock led her to be the first woman appointed by the Texas Legislature to represent the state as it’s Official Musician. She has won Austin Music Awards for Song of the Year and Best Roots Rock Band. Shelley has released nine albums of original music to rave press reviews and radio chart success. King tours Texas and the US performing almost nightly at intimate concerts, clubs and major venues and festivals. Her songs have been recorded by numerous national and international artists. She is available to perform as a solo, duo, trio or band, acoustic or electric. She has also conducted songwriting and team building workshops at schools, festivals and major corporations.

Additional information



Contact name

Perry Drake

Contact address

PO Box 33097 Austin TX 78764

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Public performance

$400 – $7000

School performance

$200 – $2000

Workshop fees

$400 – $5000

Travel per diem lodging



Special audiences

Festivals, Hands-on activities, Schools

School audiences

High, Middle

Venue size

Larger, Medium, Unplugged, Very Large

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