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1970-1976; released debut album, Peabo, Bang, 1976; signed with Capitol Records and released Reaching for the Sky, 1977; signed with Elektra Records, c. 1983; signed with Columbia Records, 1990. " Addresses: Home—Atlanta, GA. , New York, NY 10019. the ear of the label's then-general manager, Eddie Biscoe. Biscoe signed Bryson to a contract as a writer, producer, and arranger and encouraged Bryson to perform his own songs. For several years Bryson worked with hometown bands and wrote and produced for Bang.

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