Colorado singer/songwriter Michelle Roderick brings a wealth of imagery to her groovy original country-rock music. She has been writing and performing her songs for over 25 years. Michelle grew up in Minnesota and spent her college years in Lubbock, TX and Iowa City, IA. She moved to Fort Collins in the early 1990's and began playing her music in the Northern Colorado area. Her collection of songs blends a mix of country, blues and sultry rock into familiar life stories. Michelle has performed solo and along with some of the area's finest musicians which brings a seasoned sound to Michelle's distinctively strong vocals and song writing.
Michelle's influences include Lucinda Williams, Kathleen Edwards, Joan Osborne, Neil Young, Sheryl Crow and Red Dirt country music. She has opened for folks such as Liz Barnez, Wendy Woo, The Three Twins (The Subdudes), and John Stewart (The Kingston Trio).
"A talented songwriter with a genuine, unique and sultry sound." - ITYDITY
"Sultry and dramatic acoustic-based rock." - Tim Van Schmidt
"Building on Michelle's acoustic guitar, the Michelle Roderick Band has developed a tight, driving style that supports both polished arrangements and free-form jams." - ColoradoTown.com