Laurie Anderson

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Began career as a performance artist in the late 1960s, began recording in the late 1970s. Rose to popularity in early 1980s when 8-minute single, "O Superman" made it to No. 2 on the British pop charts. Early magnum opus was the two-night extravaganza "United States Parts I-IV" in 1983. Latest album "Life on A String" released in 2001. Laurie ... See full bio »

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 2021 Walking while Falling (Short) (composer)
 2015 Carcosa (Short)
 2015 Heart of a Dog (Documentary)
 2013 Emptying the Skies (Documentary)
 2011 Love Flesh (Documentary)
 2005 Hidden Inside Mountains (Short) (original score)
 2002 Life on a String (Short)
 1994 Puppet Motel (Video Game)
 1991 Police Call 110 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Der Riss (1991)
 1988 Willem Barents oppdagelsesreiser (TV Movie documentary) (music)
 1986 The Kitchen Presents Two Moon July (Documentary)
 1986 What You Mean We? (TV Movie)
 1984 Or D'Ur (Short)
 1984 Sharkey's Day (Video short)
 1983 No York City (Short)
 1981 Laurie Anderson: O Superman (Music Video)
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Other Works:

Music video: Language is a Virus (1986) See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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The bullet doesn't kill you. It's the hole. See more »


Worked alongside Andy Kaufman for a time in the 1970s, acting as a sort of 'straight woman' during his stand-up routines. Possibly romantically linked with him as well (implied by the spoken word recording "Ugly One With the Jewels" in which she talks about him). See more »


In the early years of her career, she wore a white pants suit See more »

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