“ *Rachel Garlin’s Mondegreens *is the album you need to be listening to   
right now.” – *Country Queer* 

"All of the songs on this timely record are united and undergirded not only 
by* Garlin’s* love and compassion for her fellow human beings but also by 
her overall lyrical and musical messages that we are not alone in what we 
are experiencing and feeling in this life right now and for tha*t Garlin *needs 
to be cherished and praised as a light in our current darkness." 
–* Americana Highways* 

“Her lyrics are soothing yet deep illustrating beautiful, unfolding 
stories. Just listen and you will be entertained for hours.” – *Grateful 

“*Garlin's* keen eye for observation, along with her strong songwriting 
skills and inviting voice, make for a winning combination. On *Mondegreens*, 
all three of these traits are in full effect, offering the listener a 
thought provoking, yet still hummable, collection of tunes.”

– *Blinded by 
the Sound* 

“*Rachel Garlin's* music harkens back to another era. Her soft, gentle 
voice, poetic lyrics and acoustic guitar conjures up memories of great folk 
singer/songwriters from a generation ago such as Judy Collins and Joni 

– *Bay Area Reporter* 

*Rachel Garlin* is a Bay Area native and songwriter’s songwriter who 
writes, “finely etched songs that respect the folk tradition” (*SF Bay 
Guardian*) and whose lyrical work has been described as “storytelling at 
its best” (*Curve Magazine.)* With a natural stage presence, *Garlin* is a 
performing songwriter whose interest in people—their stories, struggles, 
and truths—is at the heart of her work. “More than just a singer; she’s a 
storyteller with an infectious radiance about her that can enthrall an 

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