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Songwriters Hall of Fame nominations 2020 induction OutKast REM Patti Smith

OutKast, R.E.M., Patti Smith nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame

OutKast, R.E.M. and Patti Smith are up for induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2020. A total of 24 performing and non-performing songwriters...
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Patti Smith says reading Mark Twain made her throw up

Patti Smith has admitted that reading Mark Twain gave her anxiety and made her throw up. Read more: The best female-fronted punk bands In a...

Anna Calvi on queerness in art: “When I see ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, I realise that...

Anna Calvi has called for more queer representation in art, calling out Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody after it was accused of 'straightwashing' Freddie Mercury. Societal norms...

R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails, The Who, Patti Smith and more to auction classic setlists...

R.E.M., The Who and Patti Smith are among the artists auctioning off setlists from classic shows for charity. Setlists from a host of revered musicians...
Music inspired by the film roma

Check out the album of music inspired by ‘Roma’, with Beck, Billie Eilish, Patti...

An album of music inspired by Oscar nominated movie Roma has been released and it features contributions from the likes of Beck, Billie Eilish,...

The National, Patti Smith, Suede, Father John Misty and more to perform at Glasgow’s...

Glasgow's Summer Nights at the Bandstand have announced their 2019 line-up - with the likes of The National, Patti Smith, Father John Misty, Suede, and Bloc...
Florence Welch of Florence And The Machine performs at The O2 Arena on November 22

Florence + The Machine bring ‘High As Hope’ to The O2 and dedicate a...

Florence and the Machine dedicated a song to Patti Smith last night at London's O2 Arena. Performing their second night at the venue, the band's...

Listen to Patti Smith talk about ‘Just Kids’ in an emotive, newly uncovered interview

An interview with Patti Smith from 2010 has been shared online in full for the first time. Smith - speaking to Membranes frontman John Robb...

The greatest New York albums of all time

The Big Apple, the city that never sleeps, the big place in America that's not LA. Whatever you call New York, it's sure produced...

The best female-fronted punk bands

The punk rock movement began in the mid-1970s, with bands like Ramones and Sex Pistols lording over an era of youthful rebellion – littered...