Erika Kulnys opens hearts with her vulnerability, humour, passion and commitment to social change. Described as “possessing the ingenious activist zeal combined with the poetic skepticism of Leonard Cohen,” Erika’s powerful voice and carefully crafted songs are reaching people across the globe. Based in Nova Scotia, Erika has performed internationally in venues ranging from the Bitter End in New York City to the World Social Forum in Caracas. Her album, Angel on the Road, won Music Nova Scotia’s Inspirational Recording of the Year in 2015. Erika won a Watson Fellowship to study music for social change in six countries, was a finalist for the International Acoustic Music awards, and has received international airplay. Watch her new video of Rise Up: and purchase the single on Bandcamp.