Interview: KISS' Paul Stanley Slams Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Patti SmithWhile taking shots at Jann Wenner, Patti Smith and others, Stanley reaffirmed his speech at the Rock Hall induction ceremony and clarifies that it was Gene Simmons, not him, who said those 'borderline racist' comments.
Lou Reed Died Doing Tai Chi, Says Wife Laurie AndersonPerformance artist, musician and sculptor Laurie Anderson, who also happened to be the loving wife to the recently deceased Lou Reed, revealed that her departed husband died while doing something he loved: Tai Chi.
Garbage Covers Patti Smith's 'Because The Night' For Record Store DayFor this year's Record Store Day, Garbage and Jersey punk-rockers Screaming Females will tip their hats to one of rock's pioneering frontwomen, Patti Smith.
Elton John, Eddie Vedder, Neil Young, Mumford & Sons To Play Bruce Springsteen MusiCares TributeElton John, Eddie Vedder, Jackson Browne, Patti Smith, Neil Young, Tom Morello, Mavis Staples, Sting, Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Natalie Maines, Juanes, John Legend, Alabama Shakes, Emmylou Harris, Jim James and Mumford & Sons will all perform Springsteen songs. The Daily Show's Jon Stewart, an avowed Springsteen fan, will host the show.
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JACK's Inside Track: Patti Smith
Patti Smith Sings With Eddie Vedder &Johnny Depp in Arkansas