Videos

VIDEO: “Never Coming Out”
Kathy wrote this song after spending time secluded in a backyard bubble tent over the pandemic winter of 2020/21 and after reading a book about Julian of Norwich, who survived two pandemics in the 14th Century. (Arranged/produced by Steve Dawson. Recorded by Paul Coady and Steve Dawson. Vocals and acoustic rhythm guitar by Kathy Greenholdt. Harmony vocals, acoustic and electric guitars, bass, drums, and mellotron by Steve Dawson. Introducing Filemon, the cat.) For more information about Julian of Norwich, visit Kathy’s Halos Are History website.

VIDEO: Title Track from the If Album
The following video features the title track of the If album, paired with photos from Kathy’s 2019 visit to Assisi, Italy, as well as 14th-Century frescoes and antique holy cards of Clare of Assisi, a 13th-Century nun and saint.

VIDEO: “Edie” from the Halos Are History Launch Concert
Kathy Greenholdt, Steve Dawson (slide guitar), Gregg Ostrom (electric guitar), Mike Bradburn (bass), and Larry Brown (drums) perform at Chicago’s Filament Theatre on October 6, 2017. (video by David Sameshima)

VIDEO: “Quiet Cecilia” from the Halos Are History Launch Concert
Kathy Greenholdt, Steve Dawson (harmonium), Gregg Ostrom (guitar), Mike Bradburn (bass), Alton Smith (organ/keys), and Larry Brown (percussion) perform at Chicago’s Filament Theatre on October 6, 2017. (video by David Sameshima)

VIDEO: Album Release Concert for The Pilgrim
Kathy Greenholdt, Steve Dawson (guitar/lap steel), Gregg Ostrom (guitar), Mike Bradburn (upright/electronic bass), Chris Hatem (drums), and Alton Smith (harmonium/accordion) perform at Chicago’s Old Town School of Folk Music, Szold Hall, on June 11, 2016. (video by Steve Zagata, with assistants John Nowik and Andrew Zagata)

VIDEO: Face of God
Kathy performs “Face of God” live at the Metro in Chicago, March 21, 2014, joined by Mark Balletto on lead guitar, Steve Dawson on bass, Scott Stevenson on keys, and Matt Thobe on drums. (video by Steve Zagata and John Nowik)

VIDEO: Moon Song
Kathy and Steve Dawson perform “Moon Song” live in the Chicago Acoustic Underground studio. (To see all of Episode 534 of the CAU Podcast, visit this link.)

VIDEO: Girl from Illinois
Kathy, Steve Dawson, Eugenia Elliott, and Paul Coady (on harmonica) perform “Girl from Illinois” live at the Double Door in Chicago, Friday, January 10, 2014. (Video courtesy of Gigity.TV)

VIDEO: Prayer to Saint Joan of Arc
The following video, created by Steve Zagata, features Kathy’s song, “Prayer to Saint Joan of Arc,” paired with archival footage of the 1927 silent film “The Passion of Joan of Arc.”

Videos from “Four Tulips” women songwriters show at Uncommon Ground/Clark, Chicago, March 25, 2012:
Kathy plays “Moon Song,” featuring Linda M. Smith on keyboard:

(Left to right) Linda M. Smith, Eugenia Elliott, Melanie Budd, and Kathy perform Neil Young’s “After the Gold Rush”: