Composer | Songwriter | Musician
Linda Good is a composer, lyricist, producer, songwriter and musician. She is co-founder of the alternative pop band, The Twigs with her twin sister Laura Good. She is the co-creator, composer and book writer of the new original musical, LadyShip, which was a Grand Jury selection for the NEXT LINK Project for the New York Musical Festival (NYMF) in 2019, as well as a finalist for the Richard Rodgers Award in Musical Theater in 2020.
Co-writing the book, music and libretto with her twin sister Laura Good, LadyShip the musical was inspired by the true stories of resilience and survival of women convicts who were shipped to Australia from England in 1789. LadyShip had a special debut run at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theater in NYC in July 2019.
Linda’s songs, compositions and music production have been heard in many films and TV shows including Gossip Girl, True Blood, 90210, the Award-winning documentary American Teen, and The Sleepy Count. Linda’s solo CD, “Love is a Curious Thing”, featured the hit “Love Is…”, which reached top 5 on KCRW’s most requested list.
After an early childhood living in Mexico City, she grew up in Chicago. The youngest of five daughters, she taught herself piano and how to read music by singing and playing songs from an old jazz fake book she found in a piano bench. She attended the Chicago Academy for the Performing Arts High School, attended college at the University of Illinois, and studied abroad in the UK. As a keyboardist and vocalist, she has toured internationally with well-known bands including Jane’s Addiction, The Mars Volta, Lisa Marie Presley, Bitter:Sweet and many others. A multi-instrumentalist, she plays piano, keyboard, vocals, guitar, ukulele, bass and percussion. She is based out of Los Angeles.
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