Shelby Anderson, writer and performer of “Dead End Dirt Road,” started playing drums in his high school band in the seventh grade, then learned the guitar, piano and singing along the way. At 16, He was gigging with ‘Lozenro and the Foxy Lady’, a local Central Mississippi Rhythm and Blues group. Since then, Shelby has played with numerous bands and has been honing his songwriting craft.
When asked about his Musical influences Shelby says, “My influences run the gambit of many artists in every genre you could possibly imagine.”
Shelby is presently in Austin doing acoustic gigs, recording a new project and being a journeyman engineer. Shelby is a regular performer at Waterloo Ice House with Julie Nolen, a great local artist in the Austin area. He currently works as a Front of House attendant at Austin City Limits in Austin, Texas. Shelby also hopes to be releasing some new music soon!