Crafting songs about all the intimate moments of youth, from dysfunction to desire to death, Missy Bauman performs folk music with fangs. She is not afraid to sit you down on the bed, look you in the eyes, and tell you the painful truths you need to hear.
Biography written by Sam Boer, 2018.
Awards & Nominations
Folk Music Ontario Songs from the Heart Award, Political Category, 2018
OAC Music Creation Grant, 2018
Canadian Songwriter Hall of Fame, Emerging Aritst Award (nomination), 2017
BC Musician’s Songwriting Competition (runner-up), 2017
OAC Popular Music Creation Grant, 2017
Official Selection for Hillside Festival’s Girls with Guitars Program, 2017
Official Selection for the Folk Music Ontario Youth Program, 2016
SongStudio Scholarship, 2016
Summerfolk Youth Discoveries Competition winner, 2014
Seneca’s Got Talent 1st Place, 2014
Hamilton Music Award – Rising Star, 2012
Hamilton Music Award – Best New Artist, 2012
Hamilton Music Award (nomination) – Best Female Vocalist, 2012