March 2, 1998
Delicious Hunger, Hunger Delicious, The National Theatre, 1321 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 
Holly performed as a part of VASHTI, under the direction of Gabriel and Lit’l Monstar (bka Monstah Black)

April 1, 1998
Noumenal Lingam: Below the Surface, Metro Cafe, 1400 16th Street NW, Washington, D.C.
Holly performed with DJ Bobby Hill, Thomas Stanley, Chris Downing, Herman Patterson, James McKinney, Paula Stanley, and Tony Tavaras.


April 4, 1998
Honorary Dead Girl Showcase, Velvet Lounge, 915 U Street NW, Washington, D.C.
Holly (vocals) formed a funk/rock band with Jean Cook, Tunde Oyewole, Tim. This was the band’s one and only gig.

April 25, 1998
Ascension Poetry Reading #128, Vertigo Books, Washington, D.C.
The event was hosted by Rebecca Villareal.  Holly read with Sara Baranian, Jennifer Coleman, Samuel Miranda, and Aurelee Sheehan.

June 22, 1998
George Clinton and P-Funk:  An Oral History, Avon Books Release, BET Soundstage, Largo, MD.
Holly performed with Noumenal Lingam as a dancer.

June 30, 1998
Miscellaneous Comedy, 634 E 11th Street, New York, NY.
Holly performed comedic monologues and skits, along with other guest artists.

September 18, 1998
Delicious Hunger, Hunger Delicious:  A Funk Rock Opera, Christ Church, Legacy Stage, Philadelphia Fringe Festival ‘98, Philadelphia, PA.
Holly collaborated in the writing and performance as a part of VASHTI.

June 16, 1998
Joaquin Miller Cabin Poetry Series 1998 featuring Holly Bass and Michael Reis, Joaquin Miller’s Cabin, Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C.
Other poets in the series included Pat Gray and Robert Sargent, David Gewanter and Ann Harding Woodworth, Anne Caston, Michelle Gil-Montero and Damon Talbott, Ann Rae Jonas and Elizabeth Rees, Rick Cannon and Amy Ross, Jane Alberdeston and Myra Shapiro, and Michael Davis and Roy Jacobstein.