Singer-songwriter, Poet, Visual Artist
Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses. Wikipedia
Born: 30th December, 1946, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height: 5' 7¾" (172 cm)
Claim to Fame: Because the Night
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Banga is the eleventh studio album by American rock musician Patti Smith, released on June 1, 2012 on Columbia Records. Recorded throughout 2011 at New York's Electric Lady Studios and Hoboken's Hobo Recorders, Banga was produced by Smith, Tony Shanahan, Jay Dee Daugherty and collaborator Lenny Kaye. The album includes a number of guest musicians including Tom Verlaine of Television, Italian band Casa del Vento, Jack Petruzzelli and Smith's own children, Jackson and Jesse Paris.
Graduated from Deptford Township High School (1964).
Her song "About a Boy" is a tribute to late Nirvana vocalist, guitarist, and song writer Kurt Cobain, who wrote a song while in Nirvana called "About a Girl".
Horses pretty much broke as a record in England.
I was still a baby bird when I was 28.
August 15, 2013 5:05 PM ET
Allen Lanier — a co-founder member of Blue Öyster Cult who also contributed to vital punk records by Patti Smith and the Clash — died on Augugst 14th. Lanier, who was 67, succumbed to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, generally the result of smoking. "It wasn't a big surprise," says BOC guitarist Donald "Buck Dharma" Roeser of Lanier's longtime smoking habit. "But it feels like the circle is broken."
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City is hoping an annex of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame opening this year will boost tourism, as well as commemorate the artists and music venues that formed the city`s rock history. The annex to Cleveland-based Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is due to open in the art-and-fashion district of SoHo in November, and will feature such memorabilia as Bruce Springsteen`s first car, a 1957 Chevy Convertible. It will also house an original phone booth from the downtown music club CBGB where Patti Smith and Ramones played, and have... Read More
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A police investigation, the saga of a grieving family, and a Seattle mayoral campaign all interlock after the body of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen is found in the trunk of a submerged car.