Melissa Ferrick Artist Profile | AAE Music
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Years Active: 1991–present

American singer-songwriter Melissa Ferrick (born September 21, 1970) emerged in 1991 as part of a group of new female alternative singer/songwriters, much in the vein of Liz Phair. Ferrick began singing in coffeehouses after dropping out of college, eventually winding up in Boston.

Her major breakthrough arrived one night when she replaced Morrissey's opening act less than an hour before showtime. Ferrick's performance impressed Morrissey and he invited her to open for him during the rest of the tour.

The tour earned her a small cult following as well as a contract with Atlantic Records. She released her first studio album, Massive Blur, in 1993.In 2000, Ferrick founded her own record label, Right On Records.

The first studio album released on her own label was Valentine Heartache.Her 2011 album was entitled "Still Right Here".Website:


Melissa Ferrick performs folk, folk rock, indie, acoustic, singer-songwriter music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Melissa Ferrick for your event, Please Contact. Melissa Ferrick has more than 79.7K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are  Catie Curtis, Amy Ray, Dar Williams, Rachael Sage, Antje Duvekot, Kris Delmhorst, Tara MacLean, Lucy Kaplansky, Jill Sobule, Indigo Girls, Jonatha Brooke, Chris Pureka, Girlyman, Ani DiFranco, Meg Hutchinson, Paula Cole, Richard Shindell, Erin McKeown . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Melissa Ferrick for an upcoming event.

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