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April 8

Julian Lennon was born on this day in 1963

Today in 1997, Laura Nyro died from ovarian cancer

Mel Schacher (Grand Funk Railroad) was born on this day in 1951… 29 more words

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I don't answer to anybody ...

“I don’t see any limitations in writing a song. That’s the beauty of it … to me, in writing I’m a free woman. I can do whatever the hell I want to do.” 252 more words

Laura Nyro "The First Songs"

Performer: Laura Nyro Album: The First Songs

Company: CBS Genre: Soul Year: 1972 Fact: The album was originally released as “More Than a New Discovery” on Verve Folkways with a different track listing, some renamed songs and cover art. 42 more words

Vinyl LP

Black and White

It’s always interesting to discover something new — a few interesting facts or the true backstory – about things that have been in plain sight for most of your life.  481 more words


Save The Country

I had the honor of seeing Laura Nyro in person back in the 1980′s, before she died in her 40′s of ovarian cancer.

That was at McCabe’s, a famous west Los Angelos guitar shop and performance venue. 240 more words