“A 27-year-old singer-songwriter from Galax, Va., Dori Freeman values her lifelong exposure to living musical traditions, but doesn’t allow her reverence to overshadow her gift for distilling Appalachian melancholy into delicate pop ruminations.”

Dori Freeman


Dori Freeman is a singer and songwriter from southwestern Virginia. Her voice is distinct and versatile, slipping easily from Country to folk to gospel. Her songwriting is lyrically honest and frank bolstered by delicate and weaving melodies. She comes from a family of musicians and artists and childhood beginnings in traditional and old-time music. Mixing her roots in the traditional with her own pop-tinged songwriting she is creating a musical mark all her own.

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