New book, Detroit (Maiden Energy) now available for purchase
Acclaimed Collection is Part One of a Retrospective
Award-winning Detroit composer and singer/musician Carolyn Striho just released a collection of some of her poetry and lyrics spanning her lifetime of music. Detroit (Maiden Energy) is a critically acclaimed compilation of Striho’s expansive body of work, ranging from rock to soul/pop to gypsy folk. Striho is embarking on a tour to promote the book that kicks off in the place where she began: Detroit.
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Upcoming Shows & Appearances
Carolyn headlines Dancing with the Survivors, debuts new song
In Carolyn’s Words. . .
My book is here! It's very close to be in Final Form, with a current prototype and will be ready shortly. It's the first of several books, and it features some of my poetry and lyrics through the years. The working title is named after one of my poems, “Detroit Maiden...
Those on the Front Lines of Cancer
Carolyn is one of many survivors interviewed and appearing in the new PBS documentary, “Those on the Front Lines of Cancer,” now airing on Detroit PBS. Her award-winning song “Enchante” (Billboard magazine) is featured in the film, as is her brand new song, “I Will Rise,” which she debuted at The Pink Fund’s 77th Annual Dancing with the Survivors event.
For more information, visit http://ontodaysfrontlines.com/cancer/
Carolyn’s former radio co-host, Mike Halloran, on bringing New Wave to Detroit
Before the Electrifying Mojo was playing artists like Kraftwerk and New Wave, they had a home on WDET.
It was Mike Halloran along with his co-host/musician, Carolyn Striho, who championed punk and new wave music. Mike talks with current host Ann Delisi about how he got his start on WDET, calling Detroit DJs to get obscure progressive rock music played, Detroit’s influence on the trajectory of certain music genres and why he called the show “Radios in Motion.” Click to take a listen to Ann Delisi’s interview of Mike Halloran.