Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Women's music, activist folk/pop
Most recent release, Peace Becomes You (2012)
Holly Near's site
Meg Christian, Margie Adam
Own, cowritten songs, and covers
I've always been a fan of Holly Near. She's got a wonderful voice, great politics, and her live shows have been emotional and empowering experiences for me and so many others, men and women alike. (Violaine@juno.com)
Recommended first album:
One of the collections might be the best place to start for a new listener
Holly Near has also done albums with Ronnie Gilbert and Cris Williamson, as well as one with Arlo, Ronnie Gilbert, and Pete Seeger.
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