Melisa Kelly and the Smokin' Crows

Live Act Blues Northern Soul Rhythm & Blues (R&B) Soul
Melisa Kelly and the Smokin' Crows - Blues Northern Soul Rhythm & Blues (R&B) Soul Live Act in Glasgow

Melisa Kelly and the Smokin' Crows Short Info

Born on the east coast into a musical family, Melisa Kelly started singing from a young age. At the beginning of 2010, Melisa starting gigging in and around Ayrshire professionally, playing at some of the top venues in Scotland with her previous backing band 'The Harmless Thieves', including; The Gaiety theatre, O2 ABC and O2 Academy. Also supporting some top acts; Alabama 3, The View and Big Boy Bloater. Following her sponsorship by Bailey Guitars, Melisa travelled to London to meet and learn from Dr Richard Niles, producer and writer for James Brown, Ray Charles, Gloria Gaynor and Grace Jones. After the release of her live album, recorded at Polmont Young Offenders Institute, Melisa Kelly moved to Glasgow to study music at The Academy of Music and Sound. She is currently gigging with her new band 'The Smokin' Crows', and recently released a new EP of blues inspired music called 'Some Kind of Voodoo'.

Born on the east coast into a musical family, Melisa Kelly started singing from a young age. At the beginning of 2010, Melisa starting gigging in and around Ayrshire professionally, playing at some of the top venues in Scotland with her previous backing band 'The Harmless Thieves', including; The Gaiety theatre, O2 ABC and O2 Academy. Also supporting some top acts; Alabama 3, The View and Big Boy Bloater. Following her sponsorship by Bailey Guitars, Melisa travelled to London to meet and learn from Dr Richard Niles, producer and writer for James Brown, Ray Charles, Gloria Gaynor and Grace Jones. After the release of her live album, recorde...

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Past Gigs Melisa Kelly and the Smokin' Crows

  • 12 | 2015 Glasgow The Soul Lock Down - MacSorleys
  • 11 | 2015 Glasgow Residency - BOX
  • 10 | 2015 Glasgow Wicked Wednesdays - Wicked Lounge
  • 09 | 2015 Glasgow Some Kind of Voodoo Launch Party - Wild Cabaret

Discography Melisa Kelly and the Smokin' Crows

  • 2015 Some Kind of Voodoo EP |

Media

  • Sound Something To Shout About
  • Video Melisa Kelly's "Some kind o...
  • Video Melisa Kelly Live at Troon ...

Origin

  • Glasgow GB

Founded

  • 2015

Members

  • Luca Pisanu Lead Guitarist, backing vocalist
  • Micah Johnston Drummer
  • Luther Hall Bassist
  • Dean Darkie Pianist
  • Melisa Kelly Lead Singer, Rhythm guitarist