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This Week In History: The Supremes, The Beatles, USA For Africa, Laura Nyro, & Don McLean

“Brooklyn’s Own” Joe Causi has been around a few blocks, quite a few times — so when he’s got some music history for you, you’d better take heed. 347 more words

Features

Laura Nyro and New York Tendaberry

Laura Nyro is an artist I’ve been aware of for many years, but never quite got around to listening to. Even the last year, when I’ve amassed a lot of records, including several of Nyro’s,  I haven’t really listened very carefully to her stuff.  418 more words

Time and Love - Barbra Streisand

Chart Position: NR

  • Written by Laura Nyro
  • Produced by Richard Perry
  • Recorded in Los Angeles CA
1971 April Singles

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

Miniblog

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