Music Executive George Daly attended Northwood High School
George Daly, the music executive, songwriter, guitarist, and music producer attended Northwood High School in Silver Spring.
Daly has worked with many famous artists over the years such as Carlos Santana, Huey Lewis, and Janis Joplin to name a few.
Daly is also credited with discovering the band “The Cars”. He signed them to a deal on a paper napkin after their performance at Harvard University, which his sister attended.
Daly developed a love for music early in his life, as he formed several garage bands during his youth, and eventually The Hangmen, which were wildly popular in the DC and Baltimore areas during the 1960’s.
In the late 1960’s, Daly decided to move to the San Francisco Bay Area from the DC area. Daly still lives in the Bay Area and is currently the CEO of About Records/About Songs.
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By Tom Merritt