Karla Bonoff
American musician
Karla Bonoff
Karla Bonoff is an American singer-songwriter, primarily known for her songwriting. As a songwriter, Bonoff's songs have been interpreted by other artists such as "Home" by Bonnie Raitt, "Tell Me Why" by Wynonna Judd, and "Isn't It Always Love" by Lynn Anderson.
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Not the Usual Playlist: 4 Songs About Home
Huffington Post - about 3 years
Many Americans won't have to or won't be able to (or will choose not to) travel at all to celebrate Thanksgiving. But many will, and many of those will drive. And we know that a road trip -- even if it involves being squeezed into a sedan with aunts or cousins you only see once a year; and even if it means having to cradle a pie on your lap for a six-hour drive; and even if it means mind-numbing and butt-numbing traffic -- means music in the car. Well, if you're traveling with the aunts and the cousins, it might not mean music at all, unless your last name is Von Trapp, or dare I say Cyrus. Chances are, though, that there will be music and there will, thus, be singing. In my own family's car, there was often singing years ago -- before the now-adult children's musical taste either a) became occasionally unsingable or b) rendered them demanding critics of parental singing voices and parental singing impulses in general. One year, though, stands out clearly in my memory as the year my f ...
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Gainesville hosts nationally known acts at O-Dome, Phillips Center - Gainesville Sun
Google News - over 5 years
... acts will include singer/songwriter Peter Yarrow, from the famed folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary, who will perform two shows, on Sept. 1-2, while longtime singer/songwriter Karla Bonoff is scheduled to perform at the University Auditorium on Jan
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Today in Music History - Aug. 18 - mysask.com (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
In 2010, Kenny Edwards, an original member of "The Stone Poneys" country-rock band and longtime collaborator with singer-songwriters Linda Ronstadt and Karla Bonoff, died at age 64. After "The Stone Poneys" disbanded following their 1967 breakthrough
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Phillips Center season spotlights returning performers - Gainesville Sun
Google News - over 5 years
Others appearing for the first time include, along with the Joffrey Ballet, singer Karla Bonoff, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, singer John Oates (of Hall and Oates) and Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks. The 2011-12 season, which begins Sept
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Wendy Waldman brings 'the best' to Fiddlers Crossing July 9 - Tehachapi News
Google News - over 5 years
In the early 1970s, Waldman formed the band Bryndle with Karla Bonoff, Andrew Gold, and Kenny Edwards. She ultimately became a solo recording artist, songwriter and producer, garnering a Grammy nomination for “Save the Best for Last,” and the coveted
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แอนดรูว์ โกลด์ ศิลปินยุค 70s ผู้มากด้วยพรสวรรค์ - ไทยโพสต์
Google News - over 5 years
... คน คือ WENDY WALDMAN กับ KARLA BONOFF ฟอร์มเป็นวงโฟล์กร็อกใหม่ชื่อ BRYNDLE ขณะที่กำลังจะออกอัลบั้มชุดแรก เกิดความขัดแย้งระหว่างสมาชิก ทำให้ทุกคนตัดสินใจยุบวงในปี 1971 แต่ภายหลังกลับมารวมตัวกันอีกครั้งในช่วงทศวรรษ 1990s พร้อมกับออกอัลบั้มชุดแรกในปี
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Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy - ABC Online (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Gold's musical talents reportedly built, framed and generally festooned successful releases and tours by Art Garfunkel, Brian Wilson, Don Henley, Cher, Lisa Angelle, Jackson Browne, Stephen Bishop, Karla Bonoff, The Eagles, James Taylor, Vince Gill and
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In Passing: Andrew Gold (1951-2011) - Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Other members of the folk/rock band were Kenny Edwards, Karla Bonoff, and Wendy Waldman. Despite having four members who would go on to successful solo careers, the band was a commercial failure and their only recorded album was not released for 25
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Andrew Gold and the '70s Sound - New York Times
Google News - over 5 years
Gold knew catchy, and nearly all the songwriters he knew — Karla Bonoff for one — knew catchy as well. When I hear Gold's name, I hear the names of dozens of studio musicians from that time: Waddy Wachtel, Dan Dugmore, Kenny Edwards, Wendy Waldman
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Der Songschreiber der Golden Girls, Andrew Gold, ist tot - Country Music News
Google News - over 5 years
Das Gründungsmitglied der Stone Poneys, Kenny Edwards, löste die Band auf und so gründete Ronstadt eine neue Band mit dem Namen "Bryndle", in der Andrew Gold neben Karla Bonoff und Wendy Waldman spielte. Parallel zu seiner Karriere mit Linda Ronstadt
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Andrew Gold, Key Player on Linda Ronstadt's Hit Records, Dies at 59 - CMT.com
Google News - over 5 years
The group scored a major pop hit in 1967 with "Different Drum" but disbanded with founding member Kenny Edwards forming Bryndle, a new band with Gold and singer-songwriters Karla Bonoff and Wendy Waldman. Gold later became Ronstadt's band leader and ... - -
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Décès du chanteur américain Andrew Gold - LeVif.be
Google News - over 5 years
Kenny Edwards, Karla Bonoff et Wendy Waldman ont fait partie de son premier groupe, Bryndle. Il a joué un rôle clé dans la popularité de Linda Rondstadt en prestant sur presque tous ses premiers disques, dont "Heart Like A Wheel", et dans son premier
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Ticket box: Concerts going on sale this week - Allentown Morning Call
Google News - over 5 years
Tickets: $32, $42, on sale Friday at 10 am •Karla Bonoff, 7:30 pm Oct. 13, Musikfest Café, ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, http://www.artsquest.org. Tickets: $24, $34, on sale Friday at 10 am •Carl Palmer Band,
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How to win a meme, or how I avoided working this Spring but still managed to ... - Scholars and Rogues
Google News - over 5 years
Wendy was in the same vein as Maria Muldaur (in fact, I believe they were on the same label), Nicolette Larson, Karla Bonoff: all back up singers for Linda Ronstadt, it seemed. The next time I went to Woolco with my mother to buy after season holiday
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LV MUSIC: Country singer, original leads in Broadway's 'Rent,' Lorna Luft set ... - Allentown Morning Call (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
A night of Broadway music by the original leads in the show “Rent,” country singer Phil Vassar, Judy Garland daughter Lorna Luft, singer-songwriters Karla Bonoff and Dar Williams, and salsa icon Lalo Rodriguez are among seven new shows just announced
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UF's Phillips Center sets patrons abuzz with lineup for its upcoming season - Ocala
Google News - almost 6 years
... the Phillips Center's 20th anniversary — by featuring the return of the above performers along with others appearing for the first time, including the Joffrey Ballet, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, singer Karla Bonoff, and Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks
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CD Review – California Girl by Jamaica Rafael - The Shrewsbury Lantern
Google News - almost 6 years
In many ways, it's reminiscent of some of the early solo performances by Maia Sharp, Karla Bonoff, and Sara McLachlan. The anchor tune of the disc is a fantastic duet with Grammy award winner Ben Harper called “Just Kiss Me Once,” which reminds me so
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CALENDAR; CONNECTICUT
NYTimes - almost 6 years
A guide to cultural and recreational goings-on in Connecticut this week. Items for the guide should be sent at least three weeks in advance to ctcal@nytimes.com, or by mail to the Connecticut Calendar, Metropolitan, 620 Eighth Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10018-1405. Comedy MASHANTUCKET Comix at Foxwoods Rob Riggle. Thursday through March 19. $25 to $45.
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Karla Bonoff
    FIFTIES
  • 2007
    Age 55
    Bonoff's first live album was released in September 2007.
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  • 2004
    Age 52
    This double CD includes many of her best-known songs performed live in concert on October 24, 2004 in Santa Barbara, California (except for one song recorded July 30, 2005 in Japan).
    More Details Hide Details She is backed by her touring band, which includes the now deceased Kenny Edwards (guitar, bass, mandolin, cello, vocals) and Nina Gerber (guitar) plus long-time associate Scott Babcock (drums and vocals). She is also a member of the currently inactive group Bryndle, which includes Wendy Waldman and the late Kenny Edwards (Edwards also produced Bonoff's first three albums). The band has also included Andrew Gold, who left the band in 1996. The group first formed in the late 1960s, but did not release any albums until twenty years later with two studio albums and a live album between 1995 and 2002. Bonoff continues to tour throughout America and Japan.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1982
    Age 30
    Bonoff is best known as a songwriter, but she is also noted for her hit recording of "Personally", which became a #19 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 as well as #3 on the Adult Contemporary chart in the summer of 1982.
    More Details Hide Details She also recorded "Somebody's Eyes" for the Footloose (1984) soundtrack and "Standing Right Next To Me" on the 8 Seconds (1994) soundtrack.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1977
    Age 25
    In her early career, Bonoff sang background vocals for Ronstadt and Wendy Waldman before releasing her debut album in 1977, titled Karla Bonoff (1977).
    More Details Hide Details Her other albums include Restless Nights (1979), Wild Heart of the Young (1982), New World (1988), and All My Life (a greatest hits collection) in 1999.
  • 1976
    Age 24
    As a songwriter, Bonoff's songs have been interpreted by other artists such as "Home" by Bonnie Raitt, "Tell Me Why" by Wynonna Judd, and "Isn't It Always Love" by Lynn Anderson. Linda Ronstadt has recorded a number of her songs, notably three tracks on the 1976 album Hasten Down the Wind – "Someone To Lay Down Beside Me," "Lose Again," and "If He's Ever Near"--which introduced the then-unknown Bonoff to a mass audience.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1951
    Born
    Born on December 27, 1951.
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