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Patti Smith

Born: Dec 30, 1946 in Chicago, IL
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Biography: Punk rock's poet laureate Patti Smith ranks among the most influential female rock & rollers of all time. Ambitious, unconventional, and challenging, Smith's music was hailed as the most exciting fusion of rock and poetry since Bob Dylan's heyday. If that hybrid remained distinctly uncommercial for much ...Read full biography
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Horses [Digitally Remastered 1996]
Released: 1975
Label: Arista/Heritage Catalog
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It isn't hard to make the case for Patti Smith as a punk rock progenitor based on her debut album, which anticipated the new wave by a year or so: the simple, crudely played rock & roll, featuring Lenny ...Read full review
Horses [30th Anniversary Legacy Edition]
Released: 1975
Label: Arista/Heritage Catalog
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Patti Smith's catalog has already been remastered. Horses here comes in its originally remastered incarnation with the same bonus track: a cover of the Who's "My Generation." This new, 30th Anniversary ...Read full review
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