Patti Smith
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News // 6 Articles
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//Features

The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the ‘80s: Part 4: 40 - 21
30 Sep 2015 // 8:02 PM

Stories sung with grace and compassion. We can only hope our stories will be told so well, sometime.

The Best Non-Fiction of 2010
23 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters' writers (a margin-friendly, iconoclastic bunch, for the most part) cast their nets far beyond the world of culture-production to capture some of the best non-fiction books published in 2010.

//Columns

In the Oft-Reviled Genre of Memoirs, Here are Some Memoirs to Love
23 Feb 2011 // 5:00 AM

A subgenre has emerged that should placate memoirphobes and please memoirfiles: the artist-teacher memoir.

//Reviews

Soundwalk Collective: Killer Road
13 Nov 2016 // 8:10 PM

Atmospheric soundscape architects Soundwalk Collective team up with proto-punk legend Patti Smith to breathe new life into the work of Nico.

'Agnostic': Against Theists and Atheists
20 Apr 2016 // 2:30 AM

Lesley Hazleton’s brand of agnosticism simply holds open a space for contemplative thinking.

//Blogs

Counterbalance No. 19: Patti Smith’s 'Horses'
4 Feb 2011 // 12:00 AM

One of the most critically-acclaimed debuts in rock history, Patti Smith’s Horses is a whirlwind of poetry and proto-punk rock. Counterbalance takes Horses for a ride -- go Rimbaud and go Johnny go!

Patti Smith Joins Carmen Consoli on "Mio Zio"
29 Jun 2010 // 12:00 AM

Patti Smith joined the Sicilian singer-songwriter Carmen Consoli to perform Consoli's "Mio Zio"(My Uncle) in Turin, Italy. The song, from Consoli's latest album, Elettra,

//News

Musician-artist Patti Smith unleashes her imagination on a museum tour
7 Jun 2012 // 11:43 PM

DETROIT — “Here’s my favorite painting in the museum,” says Patti Smith, bringing a hand up to her chest, as if the sight of her

Rocker-poet-artist-mother’s many facets are seen in a slim volume
10 Jan 2012 // 11:35 PM

One thing I’ve always admired about Patti Smith is her refusal to be characterized. Rocker, poet, artist, mother: She seems to inhabit each of

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Here Comes the Bloom: Timothy Bloom Takes Hip-Hop to the Sock-Hop

// Sound Affects

"More sock-hop than hip-hop, soulster Timothy Bloom does a stunning '50s revamp on contemporary R&B.

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