Syd Straw


Home > Music > S > Syd Straw


Genres: Alternative/Indie, Children's, Country, Folk, Pop, Rock, Soundtracks

Syd Straw is an American rock singer and songwriter. The daughter of actor Jack Straw (''The Pajama Game''), she began her career singing backup for Pat Benatar, then took her distinct voice to the indie/alternative scene and joined the Golden Palominos (also including Michael Stipe, Matthew Sweet, and Anton Fier). She released her first album, ''Surprise'', in 1989; it featured contributions by Stipe, Fier, Richard Thompson, Jody Harris, Peter Blegvad, and a number of other well-known musicians. A second album, ''War and Peace,'' appeared in 1996. Recorded with a relatively obscure Midwest rock group called the Skeletons, it chronicled a brief and unhappy romance. In 2008, she released a ne... Continue Bio >>


Music:
Listen to Syd Straw
and similar artists - Play Now

Latest Tracks:
When I'm At Your House
On: History
$1.29 Buy Song
People Of Earth
On: Party Of Five: Music From The Series
$0.99 Buy Song
Golden Dreams
On: Live At Mountain Stage, Vol.8
$0.99 Buy Song
Hey Self Defeater (Bonus Track)
On: Ciao My Shining Star: The Songs Of Mark Mulca…
$1.29 Buy Song
What Am I Worth
On: King Of California
$1.29 Buy Song

More Tracks >>