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On the Grammy Awards First Ballot for Best Rock Album, and nominated for the 2017 Outstanding Rock Album of the Year in the Detroit Music Awards, “Afterthought” features Carolyn Striho’s newest songs and her strong vocals, keyboards, and guitar.
Receiving great reviews and selling out many times, the band on the record is guitarist and comrade Scott Dailey, along with Ron Wolf on percussion, Bonnie Kaye on violin and Dave Dion on bass. “Afterthought” also includes appearances by special guests singers Thornetta Davis and Barbara Payton, rapper Khary Frazier, saxophonist Johnny Evans, and violinist Erin Zindle — a treat for the ears. Sponge’s Vinnie Dombrowski and Joey Mazzola, along with pianist Luis Resto and bassist Darrell Smith play on the track “Sometimes I Wonder.” Receiving international and regional airplay, with many re-orders – available now!
Motown Still Our Town, 2008
Vocals/live studio appearance on Paul Miles Award-Winning Video/Song. CD Produced by Paul Miles and Nadir, with the original Vandellas, Carolyn Striho, Scott Dailey and so many more!
Secrets and Space, 2000
This album features Carolyn Striho with David McMurray, Luis Resto, & Patti Smith. Produced by Freddie Brooks and David McMurray. A must-have album, according to The Detroit Free Press’ Terry Lawson, a hard-to-find gem of Detroit’s original soundtrack, “Secrets and Space.”
"Thanks for Nothing," 1991
"Danger Boy" & "Thailand" - Rough Cut
2018 - WHFR-RECORDS Detroit Indie Compilation
From WHFR-FM, this album features great Detroit groups, and Carolyn’s “Ocean” – available now – University of Michigan Dearborn, WHFR 89.3!
New Atlantic Sound, Volume 1 (UK), 2010
London, UK compilation CD includes Carolyn’s song, “Ocean”
Is This Me? -- 2008
Nominated for Detroit Music Award 2009. CD produced by Carolyn Striho, Scott Dailey, and Silver T.
Detroit Energy Asylum, 1997
Stay There / Changing Fractions, 1988
Tremor Records Compilation with The Cubes, LP Vinyl
Live for Unicef, 2016-2017
Detroit Music Awards Compilation CD, 2006
Produced by the Detroit Music Awards and Freddie Brooks for Carolyn’s song “Breathing Space” included
Reminiscing About the Future, 1997
Theatre of the Night, 1988
Detroit Energy Asylum. Produced by Freddie Brooks.
The Cubes 45 Vinyl
Word Attack, 2013
Winner of 2014 Detroit Music Awards “Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Album”; produced by Carolyn Striho and Scott Dailey, the album continues to sell out on shows and features favorites “Enchante” and “Word Attack!”
Jazz Me Up, 2009
Live in London, U.K. at Patti Smith's Meltdown Festival, CD 2005
With Patti Smith, Steve Earle, and Carolyn Striho. Hard to find, and a real experience of live music at The Royal Festival Hall in England.
Dreams Can Be Your Friend, 1995
CD with Detroit Energy Asylum, which also features some of the members of the Romantics, Sponge, Was (Not) Was and Wayne Kramer (MC5). This album sold out many times and was a special moment of music for Carolyn with great reviews. All songs by Carolyn Striho except for Brian Wilson’s “I Just Wasn’t Made for These Times.” Produced by Freddie Brooks and Steve King (Eminem’s studio engineer).
"Giftwrapped in Cool" & "Shadow” - 1986
Detroit Energy Asylum EP on vinyl – very rare. Produced by Freddie Brooks and Randy Jacobs
- C. Striho, 2006 – with guitarist Scott Dailey for London/Italy tour. Produced by Freddie Brooks.
- DEA, 1993 Compilation – new songs of Detroit Energy Asylum. Produced by Freddie Brooks.
- “Detroit Energy Asylum Live at the Ritz,” 1989 –– Performance Video (very rare) – WRIF-FM Detroit. Produced by Freddie Brooks
- “The Sound and the Fury” – Rough Cut – Produced by Freddie Brooks