Ferron is a Canadian folk singer and songwriter. Nicknamed the "Lesbian Johnny Cash", she is one of the artists who influenced many women in music in the 70's like Ani DiFranco and bands like Indigo Girls.
Out singer and musician Bitch and Billie Jo Cavallaro, a conceptual artist, came up with the idea of making a video documentary about Ferron's extraordinary career.
This idea has resulted in a video and a musical project. The CD/DVD combo consists of both the documentary "Thunder" and "Lighten-ing", Ferron's new album, all released under Short Story Records.
Here is the music video of "The Pledge", the first single of "Lighten-ing":