Laura Nyro Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape 45rpm LP
Laura Nyro Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape 45rpm LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Size: 12"
Format: 45RPM,

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Laura Nyro Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape 45rpm LP

Laura Nyro

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SKU:
OMVLP441-45
UPC:
810075110500

Coming September 10, 2021 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

Previously Unissued 1966 Audition Tape On 45rpm Vinyl LP!
Restored & Mastered By Michael Graves!

In the summer of 1966, an 18-year-old Laura Nyro auditioned for Milt Okun, one of the most respected music producers of the day, and Artie Mogull, a noted A&R man. After the session, these eventual music business legends, were so blown away that Mogull became her manager, and Okun signed on to produce her debut record, More Than Just A Discovery. The first song she performed, "And When I Die" became the opening track to Peter, Paul, And Mary's hit album, The Peter, Paul, And Mary Album, and achieved even bigger success with the cover by Blood, Sweat, & Tears, reaching #2 on the Billboard Charts in 1969. Quite a song with which to begin an audition!

Nyro certainly wrote other future smashes delivered to the charts by artists like Three Dog Night ("Eli's Coming"), The 5th Dimension ("Stoned Soul Picnic," "Save The Country," and "Wedding Bell Blues"), Barbra Streisand ("Stoney End"), and more, but it was Nyro's heart, soul, songwriting brilliance and magnificent vocal talent that drove music fans to discover her own work.

Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape puts the listener in the room at the very beginning of Nyro's legendary career. It was natural. It was organic. It was pure Laura Nyro. Available now, for the first time, it includes "And When I Die," as well as songs she never officially released, and versions of classics, delivered with Nyro's deft and distinctive touch. The release has been produced with the full cooperation of the Laura Nyro estate.

Restored and mastered by Grammy®-winning engineer Michael Graves, and Produced for release by Grammy®-winner Cheryl Pawelski and George Gilbert, Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape is available on LP, cut at 45 rpm, with liner notes from journalist Jim Farber.

From Farber's notes: "Here, Laura Nyro led the way, with a performance that captured an artist who, however young, was, at root, already fully formed."

Features

  • 45rpm Vinyl LP
  • Previously Unissued 1966 Audition Tape
  • Liner Notes by Jim Farber
  • Released in Cooperation with & with Approval from the Laura Nyro Estate
  • Songs that Nyro Never Officially Released
  • Restored & Mastered by Michael Graves
  • Produced for Release by Cheryl Pawelski & George Gilbert

Selections

  1. And When I Die
  2. Lazy Susan (False Start)
  3. Enough Of You
  4. In And Out
  5. Go Find The Moon
  6. Luckie/Studio Talk
  7. When Sunny Gets Blue (Fragment)/Kansas City (Fragment)/I Only Want To Be With You (Fragment)
  8. Lazy Susan
Description

Coming September 10, 2021 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

Previously Unissued 1966 Audition Tape On 45rpm Vinyl LP!
Restored & Mastered By Michael Graves!

In the summer of 1966, an 18-year-old Laura Nyro auditioned for Milt Okun, one of the most respected music producers of the day, and Artie Mogull, a noted A&R man. After the session, these eventual music business legends, were so blown away that Mogull became her manager, and Okun signed on to produce her debut record, More Than Just A Discovery. The first song she performed, "And When I Die" became the opening track to Peter, Paul, And Mary's hit album, The Peter, Paul, And Mary Album, and achieved even bigger success with the cover by Blood, Sweat, & Tears, reaching #2 on the Billboard Charts in 1969. Quite a song with which to begin an audition!

Nyro certainly wrote other future smashes delivered to the charts by artists like Three Dog Night ("Eli's Coming"), The 5th Dimension ("Stoned Soul Picnic," "Save The Country," and "Wedding Bell Blues"), Barbra Streisand ("Stoney End"), and more, but it was Nyro's heart, soul, songwriting brilliance and magnificent vocal talent that drove music fans to discover her own work.

Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape puts the listener in the room at the very beginning of Nyro's legendary career. It was natural. It was organic. It was pure Laura Nyro. Available now, for the first time, it includes "And When I Die," as well as songs she never officially released, and versions of classics, delivered with Nyro's deft and distinctive touch. The release has been produced with the full cooperation of the Laura Nyro estate.

Restored and mastered by Grammy®-winning engineer Michael Graves, and Produced for release by Grammy®-winner Cheryl Pawelski and George Gilbert, Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape is available on LP, cut at 45 rpm, with liner notes from journalist Jim Farber.

From Farber's notes: "Here, Laura Nyro led the way, with a performance that captured an artist who, however young, was, at root, already fully formed."

Features

  • 45rpm Vinyl LP
  • Previously Unissued 1966 Audition Tape
  • Liner Notes by Jim Farber
  • Released in Cooperation with & with Approval from the Laura Nyro Estate
  • Songs that Nyro Never Officially Released
  • Restored & Mastered by Michael Graves
  • Produced for Release by Cheryl Pawelski & George Gilbert

Selections

  1. And When I Die
  2. Lazy Susan (False Start)
  3. Enough Of You
  4. In And Out
  5. Go Find The Moon
  6. Luckie/Studio Talk
  7. When Sunny Gets Blue (Fragment)/Kansas City (Fragment)/I Only Want To Be With You (Fragment)
  8. Lazy Susan
ISBN
PREORDER
ASSOC
R
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Laura Nyro
Title
Go Find The Moon: The Audition Tape
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
45RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
06-10-2021
Release Date
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Preorder
Format
Vinyl
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