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Carly Simon: Anticipation These Are The Good Old Days

Carly Simon

At least they are on Movies Broadway Singers and Beyond.  It’s hard to picture Carly Simon as part of “the good old days”.  On this station I play people like Frank Sinatra, Carmen McRae, and others who were part of the generation before mine, but Carly Simon is part of my generation and now she is at a time in ... Read More »

Singers and Songwriters: Part I

Singers and Songwriters Part 1

Perception deception.  One of my favorite stories is about the late, beautiful Laura Nyro.  In 1967, she appeared at the Monterey Pop Festival.  The story goes, she followed the late and immortal Jimmy Hendrix.  As always, Jimmy was a sensation and when Laura followed him, she, well, felt that she wasn’t quite “as popular”.  For years afterwards, she would tell ... Read More »