Laura GoodComposer. Writer. Musician. Producer.
lauragood (at) twigs.comLaura.twigs.comTwigs.comladyship.twigs.comㅡSkillsComposer, lyricist, book writer, creative writer, multi-instrumentalist: piano, guitar, ukulele, bass, keyboards, Proficient in Pro-Tools, Reason programming.ㅡExperience
“LadyShip”/ Composer, Lyricist, Book Writer, ProducerJuly 2019 New York Musical Festival Grand Jury Nextlink ProductionSignature Theater NY, NY Dir. by Samantha Saltzman
The Twigs / multi-instrumentalist/vocalist/producer/songwriter/video artist1996-PresentCo-founder of alternative pop band that has written, produced and released five CDs, numerous EPs and music videos. Extensive touring and performing experience nationally and internationally. Featured music heard on Radio, TV and Film
Performer/with Dan CarlsonFeatured musician in various live performances in New York and England with Dan Carlson 2017 Bouffant Collective UKSongwriter/ Co-writer of various songs with many artists including Paul Andrews (Australian Band Lazy Susan)
In Progress Works:“Norm Night”/ One-Act Play“As If I Care”/ MusicalCommission for Chorus: Music of the Blue Ridge
ㅡEducationColumbia College / Music and Creative WritingChicago, IL
Mentors: Doug Lofstrom, Bill Russo, Bobbi Wilson
Bloom School of Jazz/Vocal/piano performanceChicago, IL
Awards, Film, TVAnna Sosenko Assist Trust Grant Recipient for "LadyShip"NYMF 2019 Finalist for LadyShip: Best Design, Outstanding Performer in Lead Role, Outstanding Performer in Supporting RoleSelected for ASCAP Professional Writers Workshop Nashville, TNAlbert P. Weisman Memorial Award For one -woman show “Love School”.
The Twigs’ music has been featured in:CRUEL INTENTIONS III – “Love, Love, Love” (Remix) MEN IN TREES (ABC) – “Oh Mary” and “Cha-Cha Love” EMILY’S REASONS WHY NOT (ABC) – “It’s Alright”CANADIAN FASHION TELEVISION – “Oh Mary”TANGLED – “Blue”SKETCHES – “Revelation” & “Home”IMAGEMIND TV: Live In-Concert @Double Door in ChicagoJBTV: Video Rotation of “Blue” & Live On-Air PerformanceWGN-TV –The Morning Show: Live In-Studio AppearanceJBTV: Video Rotation of “Blue” & Live On-Air Performance
WINNER: Grand Prize in the 2001 Shure Musical Roots Contest for their version of the Kink’s “All Day and All of The Night” (from their CD “The Universe Tonight.”)RADIO: The Twigs have been featured artists on SIRIUS-XM Satellite Radio. Other radio plays include KCRW, WXRT, KXLU, Q101, WGRD, WLAY (Top 5 CMJ), KMNR, WWRM, WBCR, Pop Dreams – FRANCE, KDSU, WEFT, WCCR, WZRD, WLFM, WIIL, WWSP, and WNUR and many more...ON STAGE: The Twigs perform as a duo or with a band and have played hundreds of shows all over the world. Highlights include Troubadour — LA, House of Blues & The Double Door — Chicago, The Bluebird Cafe — Nashville, Mercury Lounge & CBGB’s — NYC, Metro,Schuba’s, MCA — Chicago, Melkweg — Amsterdam, SXSW — Austin, Wisc. & S.East Regions/NACA Conferences [4 time Showcase Headliners], The Fine Line — Minneapolis. Full list of performances is available upon request.