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. She won a Watson Fellowship to study music for social change in eight countries, was a finalist for the 2014 International Acoustic Music awards, and has received international airplay for her albums WINGS and Angel on the Road, which recently won the 2015 Music Nova Scotia Award for Inspirational Recording of the Year. Listen to Angel on the Road or stream/download it. Download Erika’s new single about civil rights activist, Viola Desmond: Stand Up. You can listen to more of Erika’s music on ReverbNation.