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Holly Near

Entering the field of topical songwriting after the activism of the 1960s, Holly Near promoted a variety of left-wing political causes with music that touched on folk, rock, and the musical theater, starting in the early 1970s. Beginning with her work against the Vietnam War, she turned to radical lesbian feminism before again expanding her concerns to include international issues.
A red-diaper baby of leftist parents, Near grew up on a ranch in the small Northern California town of Potter Valley.
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Tom Paxton and Holly Near Fri, May 9 8:00p South Orange Performing Arts Center South Orange, NJ Add to Calendar
Holly Near Sat, May 10 7:00p Joe's Pub Brooklyn, NY Add to Calendar
Holly Near with John Bucchino and emma's revolution Sun, May 11 7:30p Town Crier Cafe Beacon, NY Add to Calendar
8th Step - Holly Near Sat, May 17 7:30p GE Theatre Schenectady, NY Add to Calendar
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