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Laura Nyro - April 10, 1971

There is quite a story to go along with these photos.

By spring 1971 I was finishing up my senior year in high school, taking photography classes, working on the yearbook as a photographer, was a photographer and writing music reviews for the HS paper, and found a new friend in the neighborhood (as it turned out) who was the radio promotions guy for Columbia Records (Ben Wood). 550 more words

Photo By Howie Wahlen

Laura Nyro

In 2012 werd zangeres Laura Nyro opgenomen in de Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. Een grote eer voor de Amerikaanse artieste die in 1997 op 49-jarige leeftijd overleed aan eierstokkanker. 73 more words


Great Love, "My man": Laura Nyro, "Tom Cat Goodby" (1969)

What would it be like to hear real love in music? What would declare it adequately? Would there be a sound of ecstatic transport–soaring high notes, a fluttering up and down scales, Melisma City? 481 more words

Rock Aesthetics

"stoned soul picnic" - laura nyro (1968)

There are some albums I truly cherish and, for one reason or another, leave my mind. I don’t think there is some significant meaning to that. 750 more words

Repost: "Wedding Bell Blues"

It would’ve been Laura Nyro’s 65th birthday not that long ago; it’s been fifteen years since she died. And I’m still not quite sure how to classify her in the music pantheon. 282 more words


Laura Nyro - Eli and the Thirteenth Confession

Travelling invokes a minority awareness, different psychogeographies are washing together, with one stronger by numbers. Self-awareness heightens and etiquette tightens its grip. Away disadvantage. Things are understood through double-take, where once innate. 534 more words

Current Stream

when that "shitty committee" in your head convenes

Things you need to remember; 

  • – Don’t stress about being fixed because you’re not broken.
  • -Remember to remind yourself of your accomplishments. Tell yourself that you’re proud of yourself, even if you’re not.
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2nd Stage Recovery