Love as Laughter

Following a 1994 dissolution of indie pop cult faves Lync, singer/guitarist Sam Jayne shaped the lo-fi single project Like as Laughter, self-releasing a set of cassettes (an eponymous effort and Clear Sky = Blue Dye) before issuing The Greks Provide Presents on K Files in 1996. #1 U.S.A. adopted in …

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Love and Rockets

Like and Rockets comprised guitarist/vocalist Daniel Ash, bassist/vocalist David J, and drummer Kevin Haskins, all past members from the pioneering goth music group Bauhaus. Nevertheless, the group didn’t audio nearly the same as its 1st incarnation. Instead, Like and Rockets emphasized the strains of psychedelia and glam rock and roll …

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Sara & Maybelle Carter

Sara & Maybelle Carter are two-thirds from the Carter Family members, the first category of nation music. Sara (given birth to Sara Dougherty) wedded A.P. Carter, and her cousin Maybelle Addington wedded A.P.’s sibling Ezra. A.P., a devoted track collector and article writer, produced a trio alongside Sara and Maybelle, …

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Robin Luke

Robin Luke is most beneficial remembered for his 1 big strike, “Susie Darlin'” in 1958, a tune that embodied probably the most gently innocent aspect of rock and roll & move. His career in fact lasted in to the early ’60s, nevertheless, and encompassed a large number of tracks. He …

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Linda Perhacs

Linda Perhacs is really a California-based vocalist/songwriter whose first — and for many years, just — album, Parallelograms, is undoubtedly a psych-folk masterpiece, extremely influential among songwriters including Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt, Devendra Banhart, Joanna Newsom, and many more. Perhacs was a purposeful but extremely personal songwriter living on Topanga Canyon …

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Robin Lane

Influenced by L.A.’s folk-rock picture through the ’60s, Robin Street caused Crazy Equine and sang back-up vocals for Neil Adolescent, but re-emerged in the first ’80s as a fresh influx bandleader. Another return within the ’90s presented a far more stripped-back, folky audio reminiscent of Youthful himself. Street, born and …

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Linda Martell

Linda Martell was mostly of the African-American women to become popular nation music singer. She was created in Leesville, SC and began performing R&B in Columbia night clubs. She got her begin in nation music in 1969 when she authorized with Shelby Singleton’s Plantation label. That summer time she made …

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Linda Lewis

Created in London, Linda Lewis produced her stage debut as a kid, executing alongside her mom and dad within the night clubs close to her East End house. In 1961, once again urged by her parents, Lewis got a bit component within the swinging film A Flavor of Honey; another …

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Lisa Loeb

If she had never made another record, Lisa Loeb would even now go down within the record books because the 1st unsigned designer to best the American graphs, as her meteoric single “Stay” — through the soundtrack to 1994’s Reality Bites — spent three weeks at number 1 immediately after …

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Jud Strunk

Jud Strunk was a socially and environmentally conscious singer/songwriter and comedian. A indigenous of NY, Strunk transferred to Farmington, Maine in 1960 and began singing at an area hotel. Then began a single action on the U.S. MILITARY circuit, appeared within the Broadway musical Beautiful Dreamer, and through the early …

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