Rich blues spice, true country sugar, and the salt of rock n’ roll flavour Shelley ‘Sweet Potato’ Brown’s secret ingredient; songs unearthed from her deep rooted heart in music.
“thrilling, with the down and dirty style of Steve Earle”
~ Bill McNamara
Sweet Potato Brown is the stage name of musician Shelley Brown living in the Cowichan Valley of British Columbia, Canada. In her 10 years on Vancouver Island she has been seen on stages and festivals primarily as a swingin’ upright bass player in many genres of music: Bluegrass, Party Folk, Swing/Jazz, Alt-Folk-Noir, Blues Infused Folk and even a spell on electric bass with Celtic Rock.