deconstructing militarism, racism, inequality
and mad rulers
with feminism and


On “For the 99” folksinger and guitarist extraordinaire Sharleen Leahey evokes the topical folk tradition from the 30s to the 60s and beyond to protest, console, and despite everything, strengthen our faith in the good. I call her “my Joan Baez,”  but she writes her very own lyrics and melodies in addition to singing like an angel.

–Marta Steele
Journalist / Author


I did not realize you were such a consistently great songwriter. I really like "Amadou." It is haunting. It is also great that I finally get to OWN a recording of "The Woman's Suffrage Song!"

–Bonnie Shapiro
President, Northern New Jersey NOW
(National Organization for Women)


Sharleen Leahey • songwriter/singer/recording artist • • • © 2019 songs4peace