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April 9, 2019

 Halsey (Photo courtesy of Songwriters Hall of Fame)

Singer-songwriter Halsey will receive the Hal David Starlight Award at the 50th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame [SHOF] Induction and Awards gala, to be held June 13 at New York’s Marriott Marquis Hotel.

The award, whic...

January 12, 2019

 Clockwise from top left: Dallas Austin, Yusuf/Cat Stevens, John Prine, Jack Tempchin, Missy Elliott and Tom T. Hall

The Songwriters Hall of Fame [SHOF] has announced its 2019 inductees, to be formally ensconced into the hall at the organization’s 50th Annual Induc...

November 23, 2018

 (Greystone Books)

Now 77 and with over 50 years of writing and performing influential songs while backing them with intense social activism, Buffy Sainte-Marie is the subject of a new book, Buffy Sainte-Marie--The  Authorized  Biography (Greystone Books).

Written b...

October 17, 2018

 (BMG)

Mary Lee Kortes took a detour in 2002 from the acclaimed original material she’d been recording with her band Mary Lee’s Corvette.

She recorded live Bob Dylan’s entire 1975 Blood on the Tracks album, from a female perspective. Her Dylan homage not only won more ac...

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