Brave Songs:  Voices for Justice

successful Kickstarter project 

"Linda's (and Ramona Schwartz-Johnston) workshop was the highlight of the conference."  (International Reading Association now the International Literary Association).  

Nancy Miller, teacher from River Forest, IL  (2006)

Programs  & Workshops

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Friday, July 12 - 4:30-8:00 p.m.:  

Maria's Mexican Restaurant

148 Main Street, Hill City, SD

Sunday, July 14 - 2:00-3:30 p.m.:  

PRIDE Interfaith Service

Memorial Park, Rapid City, SD

Thursday, July 24 - 6:00-8:00 p.m.

South Dakota Songwriters Series

Patron Patio, Deadwood Mountain Grand

Friday, July 26th in Custer,SD

Maria's Mexican Food Truck,

Main St.  11:30 a.m. -2:30 p.m.


​"Denial, South Dakota" Restaurant,  7:00-8:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 27:  time tbd

Inside/Out, Hill City, SD


Thursday, August 15 -  6:00-8:00 p.m.:  

South Dakota Songwriters' Series

Patron Patio, Deadwood Mountain Grand  


The Cave Collective

Rapid City, SD

date tbd

June 14:  Suzie Cappa, Rapid City, SD

Saturday, June 15:  Rapid City private party

June 18:  10:30-11 a.m.:  

Mitzi's Books, Rapid City

Children's music-reading program

June 21:  Make Music, Rapid City, SD

11:00a.m. -12:00 p.m.:  Children-Family program

Rapid City Public Library

1-2 p.m.:  512 Main Street, President's statue

5-7 p.m.:  Hay Camp Brewing Commons

Friday, June 27:  Deadwood Famers Market
11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 27:  5:30-8 p.m.  

at Celtic Connection, Rapid City

Friday, ​July 27:  CUSTER,SD

Maria's Food Truck:  11:30-2:30

Denial, South Dakota Restaurant
6-8:30 p.m.




"The Forest Island:  Songs of the Black Hills"

CD album and books

Children's-family concert at Racing Magpie, Rapid City

Saturday, October 6 Concert  

Nemo, SD

Deadwood Farmers Market, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

July ....  August 10 & 17

January 12, 7-9 p.m.

Uncommon Ground on Devon, Chicago

with Adam Gottlieb & OneLove   $10

High Ridge YMCA, Chicago:  Children's sing-along

Thursdays, March 8 & 15, 9:30-10:00 a.m.

March 31, 7-9 p.m. 
Benefit Concert for Clean Water Alliance, Dakota Rural Action and 
​Save Rochford & Rapid Creek (Pe'Sla, Castle Creek)from gold mining

with Steve Thorpe, Anna Robbins, Pine Ridge Youth Spoken Word Poets,

The River Life Boys.  A  Silent Auction

Dahl Arts Center, Rapid City, SD

April 22:  Earth Day Expo

Central Fairgrounds, Rapid City,SD

​3:00-4:00 p.m.

children/family Songs for the Earth & Waters 

May 11:  Singer-Song Writer Showcase

Linda Boyle & Pegie Douglas 

7-10 p.m.

Lucky's 13 Pub, Spearfish, SD

Friday, June 15:  with Two of a Kind

Racing Magpie, Rapid City

4:00-4:45 p.m. Children's/family show

suggested donation:  $6-8 adults, kids 6 years +  $2-3

7:00-8:00 p.m.  adults' show $6-8

Saturday, June 16:  House Concert

with Two of a Kind

 Potluck &  Song Circle 

Nemo, SD  

Saturday, July 7:  Frida Kahlo's Birthday  Art PopUp & Music​

10:00 a.m. --  3:00 p.m.

Noon to 2 p.m.:  Linda sings songs Frida would love!  Linda will share from her extensive repertoire of Spanish songs from Mexico, the Americas & Spain.  Rancheras, boleros, huapangos, corridos, canciones zapatistas 

Thursday, July 12:  Singer-Song Writer Showcase

Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel

6:00-8:00 p.m. on the patio

Deadwood Farmers Market

Fridays, July 13, 20 & 27 and August 10 & 17:  10-a.m.-1 p.m.:  

songs for adults & kids (incl. puppets & movement songs)



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2014 Brave Songs review:  “Linda Boyle sings with power and passion about things that matter, or should matter, to everyone. Tales of working folks, and deep concern for children run through her songs like electrical current, galvanizing us with hope for who we can become.”      

Stuart Stotts: author, storyteller, singer-song writer - ALA 2011 Honor Award, Kennedy Center artist