Smith, a fixture of the thenburgeoning new york punk rock music scene, began recording horses with her band in 1975 after being signed to arista records, with john cale being enlisted to produce the album. Called the godmother of punk,her work was a fusion of rock and poetry. Patti will do interview at simons convenience since he is the traveller. View the entire interview from skavlan talk show in october 2017. Oct 02, 2015 patti smith, the poet and shaman of punk rock, kindly met me for a late lunch at six p. Year of the monkey reminds us that despair and possibility often spring from the same source. The things that make me feel strange ive transformed them into work salon exclusive.
Mar 19, 2020 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 debut album horses. Patti smith, singer, songwriter, poet, artist and rock and roll hall of famer, talks about her 2008 world tour with her band and what its like to. We contain multitudes begins smith in this interview about her many different energies and ways of expressing herself. May 19, 2017 horses is the debut studio album by american musician patti smith, released on december, 1975 on arista records. Patti smith covers neil youngs after the gold rush on. Patti smith mummer love the experimental troupe gathers patti smith, philip glass, and mulatu astatke for a sometimesglorious, sometimeschaotic attempt at attaining spiritual rapture. Stream the full interview using the audio player above. Oct 06, 2015 patti smith is a person for whom the material world veilsflimsilya set of more lasting, luminous truths. Jul 01, 20 patti smith is still running wild, staying young at heart. Patti smith guest vic chesnutt gandhithe haguecrossing border festivalnovember 24, 2007. Jun 16, 2016 the punkpoet genius behind horses is finally fulfilling her wish to play hyde park next month. She joins fresh air for a conversation about her career and her singular relationship with mapplethorpe. Patti smith reveals the story behind her most successful song and performs live with david remnick duration. Apr 11, 2014 patti smith on new yorks cultural decline nme interview subscribe to our channel to watch more interviews.
Oct 23, 2015 before patti smith earned the name the godmother of punk, she was well, thats the subject of our interview today, which we recorded in 2010 after the publication of her memoir, just kids. Patti smith interview, stockholm october 1976 youtube. A live album by patti smith and kevin shields, the coral sea was released in july 2008. The music video is filmed mostly in blackandwhite and features patti smith singing, writing and walking. Patricia lee smith is an american singersongwriter, musician, author, and poet who became an influential component of the new york city punk rock movement w. Patti smith is still running wild, staying young at heart. Build a good name, rock poet patti smith advises the young.
Patti smith talks fame, youth, and her new memoir, m train. Patti smith this week, were listening back to some favorite fresh air interviews from the past decade. The sweetest email arrives in my inbox from patti smith s assistant, andi. Oct 07, 2015 patti smith first graced the pages of interview waybackwhen in 1972. I was a wing in heaven blue soared over the ocean soared over spain and i was free needed nobody it was beautiful it was beautiful i was a pawn didnt have a move. Now smith finally opens up about their days together, living at the chelsea hotel, buying art supplies before food, mixing with warhol superstars and future rock gods, and doing whatever they had to do just to stay together.
Mar 08, 2017 i can always bring in any present considerations, concerns, emotions, says patti. Patti smith on new yorks cultural decline nme interview. Jan 19, 2010 smith s new memoir, just kids, tells the story of their 22year friendship. Patti smiths latest book is a masterful culmination of all her poetic work to date, drawing as it does on her long and varied influences, including arthur rimbaud, joan of arc, pablo picasso, virginia woolf and of course, william blake, whose famed poem auguries of innocence, has been borrowed as the title of this superb collection. Patti smith and robert mapplethorpe interview magazine. Patti smith privilege set me free easter 1978 hq audio by steelyman08. My ambition is to write a great, great book save patti smith and robert mapplethorpe at coney island, new york in 1969 credit. The punk icon reflected on her career and her 22year friendship with. The musical icon joined wfuv host rita houston for an interview and instudio performance. Omen azen, a favored hangout of hers, is close to her home on macdougal street, in soho, new york, and. Patti smith weaves between worlds real and imagined in year of the monkey september 24, 2019 smiths musical career sometimes threatens to overshadow her accomplishments in other creative. Patti smith people have the power lyrics genius lyrics. Just kids is a memoir by patti smith, published on january 19, 2010, documenting her relationship with artist robert mapplethorpe.
The artist had to ask to start over when she performed at bob dylans nobel prize ceremony in 2016. In her most soulbaring conversation in years, an icon talks. The song was ranked number 22 on nme magazines list of the singles of the year. On september 10, 2009, after a week of smaller events and exhibitions in the city, smith played an openair concert in florences piazza santa croce. She talks about life as an outsider, new yorks scuzzy past and why she loves peter pan. Patricia lee patti smith born december 30, 1946 is an american singersongwriter, poet and visual artist, who became a highly influential component of the new york city punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album horses.458 391 609 20 15 55 216 1347 52 1410 1490 779 1060 857 193 191 1540 1088 567 608 740 51 1422 680 336 1401 417 144 1067 242 816 472 207