Eliza Gilkyson is a politically minded, poetically gifted singer-songwriter, who has become one of the most respected musicians in roots, folk and Americana circles. The Grammy-nominated artist has appeared on NPR, Austin City Limits. Her 2008 release is a radio-friendly collection of songs, celebrating the beauty that shines amidst these dark days of war and corruption.Eliza Gilkyson is an Austin, Texas based folk musician who started in Hollywood, California. Her father was the songwriter and folk musician Terry Gilkyson. She is the sister of guitarist Tony Gilkyson, formerly of the L.A. band X. 11 tracks.
"cathartic to the point of jubilation, brimming with radio-polished tunes" -- Austin Chronicle
"lush and passionate...edgy lyrics with piercing imagery" -- New York Times