Darling, Brie (Howard)
Brie (Howard) Darling is a drummer, percussionist, singer, songwriter and musician who played in the pioneering rock band, Fanny. She has performed with Carole King, The Svelts, and Robert Palmer among others. She is currently recording a new album with Fanny. She lives in Los Angeles.
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Scope and Contents In this oral history, Brie (Howard) Darling discusses her parents, siblings, and her upbringing in California. She details her interest in visual art, an accidental introduction to the drums, her experience as a working musician from a young age, and how she met June and Jean Millington and joined The Svelts as a teenager. Darling details her experience as a working, touring musician, and young mother to her daughter, and the trajectory of her career in the music business during the 1970s and...
Overview The Women of Rock Oral History Project documents the lives and careers of women in rock who have been underrepresented or omitted from rock journalism and historical scholarship. The project, created and managed by Tanya Pearson, seeks to facilitate a more comprehensive cultural history, by women, for women and gender non-conforming individuals who have historically been silenced or overlooked as a result of their gender.