“Enchanting, knowing croon … with brilliant pop melodies”
Beat Magazine
“Shelley’s vocals are something else”
DJ Carl Cox
“Mecurial voice and eclectic sound”
The Brag
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“Shelley’s songs challenge prescriptive notions without threatening”
Tim Whale, Indie Bands Blogs
“Jazzy gems and soulful stories…a joy to see live”
Lou Endicott, It’s My Kind Of Scene
“A pin-up girl for the international atheist movement”
Barney Zwartz, The Age
“Bespoke songs that traverse jazz, folk and blues with tender affection and great artistry”
It’s Only Rock & Roll






“Mercurial voice and eclectic sound” (The Brag) genre defying singer-songwriter Shelley Segal creates a space for her listeners. A space for people to engage with ideas, to question and to reflect on the everyday – to see its layers, its depth, its meaning.

Desirous of all expressions, Shelley flirts with elements of jazz, folk, pop, blues, reggae and electronica, imparting a pure joy about music and its power. The spirited singer has been “creating a ripple effect with her melodic vocals, heartfelt passion, thought-provoking lyrics” (Leona Devaz, Weekend Notes) Shelley’s first single, folk protest song ‘Saved’ has become an anthem for grass-roots secular activists.

Collaborating with Adam Levy – guitarist for Norah Jones & Tracy Chapman – Shelley co-wrote and recorded ‘Little March’.

Shelley co-wrote and featured on ‘Chemistry’ – an award winning Drum & Bass track with Carl Cox.

Last year’s single, the reggae-inspired ‘Morocco’ from ‘An Easy Escape’ made a splash with coverage in the Australian National Press and the Moroccan World News.

“Truly an artist with international flair” (AU review) her powerful voice has taken her around Australia, Hong Kong, China, England and eight tours of the United States. She has performed to festival crowds of over 30,000 people.

An artist, an activist and an explicit storyteller, Shelley uses her music not only to express the way she sees the world, but to create the world that she wants to see.

Her upcoming EP, Strange Feeling will be out May 8th 2015.

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Discography

2015 ‘Strange Feeling EP’

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2014 ‘An Easy Escape’

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2013 ‘Little March’ with Adam Levy

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2012 ‘Run’ with Tara Palmer Tomkinson

2011 ‘An Atheist Album’

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2011 ‘Chemistry’ with Carl Cox

Watch the video here

2009 ‘Shelley Segal EP’

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