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Photo by Joe Streno SHARE BUTTON Catching up with Carolyne Mas by Gary Wien Carolyne Mas came out of the Greenwich Village music scene in the 1970s along with artists like Willie Nile, Steve Forbert, and The Roches. For a while her ca- reer seemed destined for great- ness, but a myriad of issues pre- NJ STAGE - ISSUE 61 vented her from reaching that level. She was up against sexism in the music industry, bad record labels, a manager who stole her royalty checks, eating disorders, and a mysterious knifing attack which almost cost her life. INDEX NEXT ARTICLE 102