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Martha Wainwright

Born: May 8, 1976 in Montreal, Canada
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Genre: Folk, Jazz
Biography: Born in Montreal to parents of Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle, Martha Wainwright was engulfed in a sea of music from childbirth. Often singing or performing on-stage and in the studio at an early age, Wainwright became agitated at the thought of a musical career during high school. Shunning ...Read full biography
Martha Wainwright
Released: 2005
Label: Rounder Records
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After teasing listeners with the enigmatic Bloody Mother Fucking Asshole EP earlier in the year, singer/songwriter Martha Wainwright comes clean with a lush, eponymous debut that should secure herself ...Read full review
Come Home to Mama
Released: 2012
Label: Cooperative Music
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Martha Wainwright is an artist who has absolutely no fear of emotional honesty, a quality that has long figured strongly in her work (not everyone has the nerve to record a song called "Bloody Mother Fucking ...Read full review
More Martha Wainwright albums: Main Albums (6), Singles & EPs (15)
Martha Wainwright working on memoir due in 2016
Mar 21, 12:32 PM EST
Singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright working on memoir, due to be published in 2016
Review: Martha Wainwright is emotional, top-notch
Oct 15, 6:28 AM EST
Music Review: Martha Wainwright sings about late mother, son on emotional, great 3rd album
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