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April 19, 2022 (Boston and NYC) - We're all living at a time when our nation and the world feels bitterly polarized and divided. In response, two friends and musical collaborators – each with notable achievements – are proud to release their song, "Let There Be Love" ... a message of healing, unity and acceptance for everyone.

One might have thought that a terrible pandemic taking lives across the world would have unified us all. Instead, terms like "anti-vaxxers" and "social distancing" have become part of everyday parlance and partisanship, along with "red states" and "blue states." The heartbreaking war in the Ukraine has further darkened our global context, with senseless deaths and the threat of nuclear weapons being deployed.

Heart-centered singer-songwriter Linda Marks and lyricist Mike Greenly decided to address the divisions across society with their new song, and teamed up with Erik Balkey, Hudson Harding Music and Glenn Barratt, Morningstar Studios to produce it. With a release on Global Love Day – May 1, 2022 – they hope the message they've created will help to raise consciousness that we humans improve life on the planet when we find and celebrate our common ground as people, communities and nations.

Being split and torn apart by political divides

We're all people, can't you see, with hearts and souls inside

The actions that we take impact everyone alive

May we join our hands and hearts to assure we all survive

Greenly and Marks will be greatly pleased if their work inspires even a little more comity among us all … as symbolized by Global Love Day, itself.

Listen to "Let There Be Love" - https://soundcloud.com/linda-marks/linda-marks-let-there-be-love1

Watch the premiere of the lyrics video of "Let There Be Love" on 5/1/22 - https://youtu.be/uYkx-EzPo0U


Linda Marks integrates elements of jazz with contemporary folk, and pop freedom that can impress the ear while soothing the soul. Her poignant originals and fresh arrangements of favorite covers are delivered in an intimate heart-to-heart style. Over the past ten years, Linda has played in most of Boston's major venues including Scullers Jazz Club, Club Passim, The Burren, City Winery and Club Café. During COVID19, her weekly Songs From The Heart, Meditations ForThe Heart livestream has attracted a global following.

Linda has been featured on "All Things Considered" on NPR, in Boston magazine and in the Boston Globe. She's co-founder of artist-alliance group #WIMG Women In Music Gathering and has written many songs to benefit community causes, including The Cotta Blue Project, the global Light Up The Love movement and Upstage Lung Cancer.

CONTACT: Please contact Linda Marks at [email protected], www.lindamarksmusic.com (617)913-0683


Mike Greenly, former Fortune 500 Marketing/Communications VP, is a highly effective speech writer and presentation coach for corporate sales meetings, product launches, etc. Known for his ability to write and coach effective speeches and presentations as well as ghostwrite chapters and books, he captures executives' thoughts and messages with impact, clarity and creativity. Clients across many industries praise the quality of his work.

Mike also writes lyrics for multiple genres. Eleven of his songs have charted on Billboard, including four #1 Dance hits. He's the author of "Our Great Virginia" which became the state's official traditional anthem on July 1, 2015.

CONTACT: Mike Greenly - [email protected], http://www.mikegreenly.com, Office phone: 212-758-5338, Mobile: 646-247-7936


YouTube: https://go.evvnt.com/1111735-0?pid=5248

Facebook: https://go.evvnt.com/1111735-2?pid=5248

Artists: Linda Marks, Mike Greenly

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