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Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer, poet and visual artist who was a highly influential component of the New York punk rock movement, particularly with her 1975 début album 'Horses'. Called the "Godmother of Punk", she integrated the beat poetry performance style with three-chord rock. Smith's most widely known song is "Because the Night", which was co-written with Bruce…

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  • The Melbourne Festival shows of Horses were soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo wicked!!! All four performers were cool! Here's who did what song if anyone here what's to know? Gloria: Adalita, Redondo Beach: Courtney Barnett, Birdland: Gareth Liddiard, Free Money: Adalita, Kimberley: Jen Cloher, Break It Up: Courtney Barnett, Land:Jen Cloher, Elegie: Gareth Liddiard then everyone came back on for the encore of My Generation! You can listen to it here: http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/liveset/patti-smith-horses/6869274
  • Easter > Horses
  • классная
  • Patti is genious.
  • she really still IS awesome live!! and that comes from a guy who barely knew her. she was stunning and so inspiring last month.
  • she is so amazing live, I adore her
  • NEW PICS, VOTE: http://www.lastfm.pl/music/Patti+Smith/+images/105892809 http://www.lastfm.pl/music/Patti+Smith/+images/105892823 http://www.lastfm.pl/music/Patti+Smith/+images/105892829
  • she was coal to me, hidden under rocks for so long. Today, under pressure, she came out shining like a gem. Great vocals and also a headstone for a lot of music I listen to.
  • Because The Night (feat. Sarah McLachlan on piano) ♥.♥

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