June and Jean Millington

Alice de Buh will join June and Jean for a Mini-Fanny Reunion at National. Filling out the band will be Janelle Burdell.

Linda Tillery

A women's music icon...

Mary Watkins

Her music reflects many styles – jazz, gospel, country, rock, classical and pop.

Holly Near

Respected around the world for her music and activism, her joy and passion inspire people to join in her celebration of the human spirit.

Cris Williamson

A voice in the soundtrack of the Women's Music Movement.

Laura Love with Big Bad Gina

Powerhouse combination of the funk bassist and the brilliant acoustic to radical electric trio!

Melanie DeMore

Weaves the fibers of African American folk music with soulful ballads, spirituals and her own original music.

Zoë Lewis

A worldbeat-vaudeville extravaganza!

Nedra Johnson

She is unapologetically queer and graciously thankful to the women’s music scene.

Alix Olson

"...an ingenious poet, a serious thinker, a funny person..."

Lucie Blue Tremblay

She is one of Canada’s beautiful voices and songwriters.

Tret Fure

Veteren singer songwriter.

Sandra Valls

Voted by Latina Magazine as one of the Top 33 Bad Ass Comics with Latin Roots

C.C. Carter

Poet, Teacher, Activist and Artist

Tory Trujillo and Sweet Song

Comprised of musical powerhouses, Tory Trujillo, Rachel Alexander and Kara Barnard.


A musician that takes on the responsibility to help create space for all of us to connect back to ourselves, back to nature and back to each other.

Sistah Ngoma

A dynamic women's multicultural drum, song, and dance group

Jori Costello

"Songs of My Soul" A play written and performed by Jori

Margie Adam

Sweet Friend of mine - it took so long to find you...

Alix Dobkin

"Womyn's music legend..." — Spin

Ruth Barrett

Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Author, Priestess and Educator

Kristin Lems

Founded the National Women's Music Festival in 1974.

Jamie Anderson

Laughter is a big part of Jamie’s live performance.

Miriam Davidson

Festival Choir Director

B. Wahru Cleveland and Rani Quimba

Leaders of the Drum Chorus