Shelley, one of the band vocal powerhouses, sings lead and dabbles in a little percussion for 40 Miles to Vegas. Shelley's vocal influences include Kay Hanley, Mary Huff, Charlie Dore, and Patsy Cline. Shelley joined 40 Miles to Vegas by way of garage band Headless Polly and previously Virginia-based - Felony; where she was lead vocalist for both groups. As a first round contestant for Nashville Star, she’s a fan favorite!
Shelley is frequently requested to fill in for other bands in the St. Louis regional area. Come check her out!