MEGAN SLANKARD AND MICAH KELLEY
Megan Slankard has performed in over 75 cities in five different countries, including showcases in Boston (NEMO) and Toronto (NXNE), has three overseas tours under her belt as support for Dire Straits co-founder David Knopfler (Germany and England), was a finalist for the Pantene Pro-Voice Competition (New York City), and was featured at the international InGuitar festival in Zurich, Switzerland.
She has been featured in Rockgrl Magazine and The Synthesis, and online sources The Owl Mag, Fresh Tracks and Women In Rock, in addition to Acoustic Guitar magazine, whose editors named her record Freaky Little Story one of their top 5 albums of 2005. She was a final selection artist for RPM Direct Presents: Unsigned Artists Volume 3 compilation CD; an A&R Online featured artist, a Song and Film Spotlight artist and an Acoustic Cafe featured artist on the "One to Watch" syndicated radio program (sponsored by the USA Songwriting Competition).
"She could make the OED [Oxford English Dictionary] sound melodious." -- Good Times Magazine
For her Rockfish appearance, Megan will perform with friend and collaborator, Micah Kelley. Skagit county singer / songwriter Micah Kelley was an original member of the Seattle based group, Mindhead. He has been writing and performing his own material since 2000 and has appeared frequently as a solo act and collaborator with others including Tara Ward of the group, Late Tuesday. In 2004, he was third out of 100 + entrants in a singer/ songwriter competition drawing from Washington to California.
Show starts at 8PM.