CRM Laura Fuino, vocalist and songwriter was born in Utica, New York began acting and singing at eight years old. At 13 years old she won \'Miss Onieda County\' and at 15 years old won \'Miss Empire State\'. After High School she moved to LA to study at The Lee Strasberg Institute with Susan Peretz. Italy then embraced her by offering various Film and TV roles. Album releases are Karmatica (ITALY) and Beauty in the Midst of Pain (Los Angeles,USA) Michael Dimich is the guitar player and Laura's co-songwriter of the group Circular Rubbing Motion (CRM), who are releasing their first CD entitled Swept Away. Michael also plays keyboard and base .Mark Lanzarotta is the creative co-writer and arranger. Both Michael and Mark have had punk bands and have toured across the USA. A songwriting team with an ample repertoire of original songs. This summer they will be touring Italy promoting their CD. Laura has also directed and performed in two of her own music videos called Gypsy Child and Take U Down. . She has worked in Television and Films in Italy and the USA with actors such as Hally Berry and Jimmy Smits in \'Solomon and Sheba\', Burt Lancaster in \'Voyage of Terror\', \'Days of Our Lives\', and played the leading role in \'Stretch\' an independent film that went to the New York Film Festival. She loves acting but also enjoys singing and writing songs, poetry and scripts. Recently Laura portrayed the part of Anna Magani in a theatrical production of Roman Nights. \'Songwriting is expression of one's deepest and most frivolous thoughts and experience\'. CRM currently resides in Los Angeles.