New Album Release Coming in May

I am pleased to announce the release of Laura–The Music of Laura Nyro, coming in May 2024. Laura was an inspiration, a colleague, and a friend, gone too soon. From the liner notes: “I met Laura when The Fifth Avenue Band opened a series of concerts for her around the time of our album release in 1969. Her shows were breathtaking, with Laura sitting alone at a grand piano, bathed in purple light, flowers on the piano, a flower in her hair. She and I became friends, and I, of course, fell in love with her. Everyone did. She and...

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Heading Into A New Year

Welcome to the new website! Great thanks to Tom Dean and Web Maintain. It has been a great year. And thank you to all the presenters that hosted The Real Band, including Belfast All Roads Festival, Hill Arts in Portland, Bull Moose/LL Bean’s Summer Concert Series, Lenny’s, Cadenza, and others, and we’re looking forward to coming back out in spring 2024. This year also took me back to Japan to do solo shows in Tokyo and Osaka, co-headlining with the wonderful Iain Matthews, and over to the U.K. where I visited London for the first time, and played a set...

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