Patti Smith News
Smith was giving a reading from her new book 'M Train' in Illinois, where the van was originally stolen
April the 9th is Riot Grrrl Day, and October the 10th Patti Smith Day in Beantown
Smith made the comments at the New Yorker Festival on Saturday night (October 3)
Song will feature in the show's finale
'Twilight' actress finished ahead of Charlotte Gainsbourg and in poll results
Legendary singer also set to release second book 'M Train'
Smith lead the Pyramid Stage crowd in a mass 'Happy Birthday' singalong for His Holiness
The punk singer will perform classic album 'Horses' in full
Ride and Savages also appear at the second day of the London festival
The book is the sequel to Smith's best-seller 'Just Kids' and has been described as a 'roadmap' through the singer's life
The pair also talk 'Twin Peaks' and 'Blue Velvet'
The punk singer says she 'likes' Pope Francis and is 'happy to sing for him'
The singer met Pope Francis at St. Peter's Square last April
The singer and poet released her debut album in 1975
Smith assesses difficulties faced by those in the creative arts in USA
The punk poet pays further tribute to the late Velvet Underground frontman
The track is a collaboration with Kronos Quartet and Clint Mansell
The Tibet House US Benefit also featured performances from The National, Iggy Pop and Patti Smith
Singer-songwriter writes article about her late friend
Legendary singer to headline the Far Out Tent on first night of festival this August
Follow up to first memoir will focus on music and marriage
The punk performer is currently adapting her memoir for the big screen
The punk icon joins Grandaddy, Tindersticks and Grizzly Bear on the line-up
The actor features on the punk legend's new album 'Banga'