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Helen Reddy

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Helen Reddy (2012)

Interview by Jeff Apter, Rock's Backpages Audio, 30 November 2012

The Australian icon on her hardscrabble early years in America; her friendships with journalist Lillian Roxon, Liza Minnelli and with songwriter Peter Allen; her first hit 'I Don't Know How to Love Him', and her massive 'I Am a Woman'; feminism and her Grammy speech; her retirement, and her fascination with hypnotism and spiritualism.

File format: mp3; file size: 45.1mb, interview length: 1h 36' 07" sound quality: ** (wind, background noise)

ARTICLES IN LIBRARY

Helen Reddy: Weekend Ever Reddy

Interview by Penny Valentine, Sounds, 5 February 1972

A VERY HEAVY Ameri­can biography on Helen Reddy comes on with excessive amounts of material on the super­natural, her beliefs in ESP and parapsycho­logy* until ...

Helen Reddy: Get Reddy

Interview by Jacoba Atlas, Melody Maker, 12 February 1972

"I STARTED singing my own songs because no one else was saying what I wanted to say," explains Helen Reddy, the Australian born singer who ...

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Report by Sandy Robertson, Sounds, 1 September 1979

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Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. 25 October 1941, Melbourne, Australia ...

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