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Green Door Magazine, Fall 2013
"Her workshops begin with a brainstorming session where kids begin to throw ideas around for a story. Laurie scribbles ideas on post-its, crosses things out and moves words around to help kids see and develop their song."
Upstate Life Magazine, November 2012
Harvesting a Song
"As an educator, McIntosh incorporates various lessons into her musical repertoire, with audience participation driving the content along the way."
New York Newsday, July 31, 2012
Phoenicia International Festival Celebrates the Human Voice
"Twenty-two acts are slated to perform over the course of four days, so there is sure to be something to suit everyone’s taste. Story Laurie will captivate young audiences with storytelling and singalongs. "
Happy Hudson Valley, June 11, 2012
One for the Record Books: Walkway Over the Hudson Dance...
"Participants danced to a rendition of the classic tune created specifically for the event by Hudson Valley singer and storyteller, Laurie “Story Laurie” McIntosh, with help from Rosendale musician and producer Dean Jones."
The Watershed Post, December 2, 2011
Fresh: Interview with Story Laurie about "Groovin' in the Garden"
"...a CD of kids’ music featuring a mix of original songs and a few classics -- “The Hokey Pokey,” “The Alphabet Song” -- recorded with original twists that make them fresh, even to the most jaded parent’s ear."
The Talking Walnut, Pamela Brill, July 12, 2013
sing to your veggies: groovin' in the garden
Swing Whistle Zing, Jennifer, April 22, 2013
Monday Music Review: Groovin’ in the Garden
Chronogram, Michael Eck, September 27, 2012
CD Review: Groovin' in the Garden
The Daily Freeman, David Malachowski, June 8, 2012
SOUND ADVICE: Story Laurie & Friends a pleasure on so many levels
The Rock Father, James Zahn, April 25, 2012
Story Laurie, Groovin' in the garden, and the Magical Mandan Bride...