Shareef Ali is a songwriter/performer based in the San Francisco Bay Area, active since 2009.  His music is rooted in lyrical folk and rock, with influences from punk, country and jazz as well.   A Place to Remember the Dead is his first full-length solo album. (download)

For fans of: Conor Oberst, the Mountain Goats, Neutral Milk Hotel, the Magnetic Fields, the Decemberists

Featured Tracks

“The Tenderness in Me” (rock ballad)

“I Want to Kiss Death” (haunting folk)

“Tucson” (catchy upbeat country)

Listen to or download the full album:

Shareef has done several independently booked and promoted tours, primarily in the Pacific Northwest, and has self-released three albums prior to A Place To Remember the Dead:

In July he completed a successful crowdfunding campaign to cover many of the release and promotion costs for this album.   For a more detailed bio, show history and media, visit The Story So Far.  Contact: shareef@shareefali.com.