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Watch Patti Smith Perform “People Have The Power” On Fallon

Living legend. Music guest Patti Smith performs “People Have the Power” for the Tonight Show audience. On Thursday night, Patti Smith is performing at Central Park SummerStage in a special tribute concert honoring her late husband Fred “Sonic” Smith. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8T6B32HuIxw

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Patti Smith Announces New Memoir “M Train”

(Photograph: Claire Alexandra Hatfield/ Jacket design: Carol Devine Carson) Via EW Patti Smith Announces a new memoir, M Train, which will be out October 6 via Knopf. Entertainment Weekly reports: M Train is a journey through eighteen “stations.” It begins in the tiny Greenwich Village café where Smith goes every morning for black coffee, ruminates on the world as it […]

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Patti Smith, Boy George, Kim Gordon, Siouxsie Sioux and Iggy Pop Sign Up for Yoko Ono’s Meltdown

  Patti Smith, Boy George, Siouxsie Sioux and Iggy and the Stooges will be among the performers at this year’s Meltdown festival, curated by Yoko Ono. For a week and a half in June, London’s Southbank Centre will host everything from Immortal Technique’s hip-hop to the Pet Shop Boys‘ take on Battleship Potemkin…. “I’m not pursuing big names for the […]

Art

Robert Mapplethorpe–Patti Smith Memoir to Become Film

This should make us 50% excited and 50% perturbed. Let me explain. Smart, educated and worldly people should idolize Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith and will be excited to see more of them and learn some personal tid-bits of their lives. The 50% perturbed part of us, likes the mystery of not-knowing what an artists wears […]

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Surreal Mash-up of New York’s Fashion, Art and Culture Crowd

RAD. AWESOME. TOTALLY TUBULAR. via thefashioninformer Monday night’s opening of the Steven Sebring Illumination exhibit at Milk Gallery was a surreal mash-up of New York’s fashion, art and culture crowd.  Seriously.  Where else would you find Reed Krakoff, Richard Chai, Catherine Malandrino, Victoria Bartlett, Irina Lazareanu and Nanette Lepore rubbing elbows with Lucas Haas, Roxanne Lowit, Donna […]