Childhood and Teenage Years
She was born in Place of Birth::Ħal Għaxaq.
As a child she took part in Zecchino D'Oro.
When Miriam was in her teens she and her twin brother Ray had a band that played at weddings an in some local pubs.
The Rock Years
Later that year she became the lead singer with the metal band Member of Band::Overdose and became one of the most sought after rock performers in the Maltese islands during this time. By 1984 she left Overdose and took a break from singing to focus on her children: Michael (born 14 March 1984), and daughter Stephanie (born 1985).
Between having her children, in 1984, she fell from a height of four stories and broke her spine.
Here's a rare recording of Miriam singling with The Flies, recorded live on 4 June 1988: File:7.To Music -The Flies with Miriam Live 4th June 1988.wav-.mp3