Melissa Etheridge

Multi-Grammy Award winner Melissa Etheridge, an American rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, and activist, energizes the crowd with her mixture of confessional lyrics, pop-based folk-rock, and raspy, smoky vocals. In this episode, Melissa talks about how her personal life experiences have infused her songwriting.

Photo Credit: James Minchin III

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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.

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