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Folk Wax

http://www.visnat.com/entertainment/music/folkwax/backissues/folkwax_483.cfm? Susan Cowsill By Kyle Palarino Susan Cowsill Photo courtesy of susancowsill.com When I had the chance to meet with Susan Cowsill I couldn’t say no. ...

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The Bluegrass Special

TheBluegrassSpecial.com Interview Susan Cowsill Comes A Reckoning On Lighthouse, finding the balance of life, embracing the strength of love By David McGee The post-Katrina Susan Cowsill: ...

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Susan Cowsill returns to form after Katrina with Lighthouse

By Roy Kasten Wednesday, Jun 30 2010 Though only 51, Susan Cowsill's musical life spans four decades — from her childhood with the family band, the Cowsills, to her solo career and backup work in the '70s and '80s, ...

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Huffington Post (Interview)

'60s Pop Princess Susan Cowsill Talks New CD, Her 44-Year Career - and Michael Jackson Susan Cowsill, the singer-songwriter whose new CD "Lighthouse" has just been released, is 51, the same age Michael Jackson would be had he not died a year ago last Friday. Both were child stars in ...

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St. Louis Beacon

Susan Cowsill: Reborn again after Katrina, she brings her music to St. Louis By Terry Perkins, Special to the Beacon Posted 9:22 am Mon., 06.28.10 Vocalist/guitarist/songwriter Susan Cowsill wasn’t born in New Orleans, but she has made her home therefor the past 17 years. Over that time, Cowsill’s life and music have been profoundly affected ...

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Huffington Post Review

Susan Cowsill Soars with CD Release Lighthouse It has been five years coming, but Susan Cowsill's second solo CD, Lighthouse (Threadhead), is a triumph over life's uncertainties in the wake of natural and personal disasters. The album's lyricism offers hope and inspiration that life indeed goes on if one carries fire in the soul, hope ...

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Associated Press

Cowsill wants cap on Katrina experience By DAVID BAUDER, Associated Press Writer – Thu Jun 10, 6:06 am ET NEW YORK – One evening near the beginning of a four-month mystery journey that began after

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3rd Coast Music

SUSAN COWSILL Lighthouse (Threadhead ****) More by accident than design, I spent a few years in the 70s working as a roadie, which had its ups and downs, but the high point was definitely getting to work on and off with Fairport Convention, whose permanent crew were good friends and roped me in when they needed an extra ...

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New Orleans Times-Picayune

Susan Cowsill’s goal for her new “Lighthouse” CD is simple. She wants people to hear it.

Cowsill’s decades-long career stretches from her childhood with The Cowsills, the family band that notched several national hits in the late ’60s, to fondly remembered local roots rock collective the Continental Drifters.

But she has only one previous CD under her own name, “Just Believe It.” Due in part to unfortunate timing…

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Washington Examiner

One evening near the beginning of a four-month mystery journey that began after Hurricane Katrina swallowed their home, Russ Broussard put his feeling of rootlessness into words for his wife, singer Susan Cowsill. "I feel like a kite without a string," Broussard said. The songwriter in Cowsill knew a good image when she heard it. She grabbed ...

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