Patti Smith

Brief Encounters: New Albums 8-25-23 – 8-31-23 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 31, 2023

her absolute peak

An Election Day Mixtape By Michael Moore

By Alyson Camus | November 8, 2022

people have the power, but that could also be the problem.

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 10-7-22 -10-13-22 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 13, 2022

nearly three hours of youthful Patti with the ropes down and the skill set in place

L.A. Burning: West Coast Concert Picks, September 5th To 11th

By Alyson Camus | September 3, 2022

Peter Hook & The Light are playing at The Theatre at Ace Hotel

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1976 (Volume 7, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | July 24, 2022

I got her down and sat on her chest and beat her head on the wooden floor)

Which Musicians Support Johnny Depp?

By Alyson Camus | May 12, 2022

Alice Cooper has spoken several times in defense of Depp

Tibet House US – 35th Annual Benefit Concert Live Stream On Mandolin, Thursday, March 3rd, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 6, 2022

slightly better than 2021

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, August 30th To September 5th

By Alyson Camus | August 29, 2021

Gogol Bordello take over the Wiltern on Thursday

Father John Misty: One Of The Artists Who Will Play Free Shows At The Ford

By Alyson Camus | May 26, 2021

I am crossing my fingers for this one.

Tomas Doncker’s Cover Of Patti Smith’s “People Have The Power” Defines An Individual In Time

By Iman Lababedi | April 11, 2021

a lucid variant on hope, love, peace and person

The US Tibet House 34th Annual Benefit Concert, Virtual Due to Covid, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 18, 2021

we have the power, turn over, and go to sleep

Amoeba Will Be Back This Fall, Let’s Rejoice For Los Angeles

By Alyson Camus | August 1, 2020

I cannot make a list of all the artists I have seen at Amoeba

The Tibet House US 33rd Annual Benefit Concert Iron Mouse Year at Carnegie Hall, Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 27, 2020

a tight, smart, indie, alty, punky, arty evening


By Alyson Camus | September 9, 2018

Hooveriii are at the Echo on Friday

The Re-Edition Compulsive Theory

By Dorothy P. | September 10, 2017

have chosen this year to commemorate the 15th anniversary of “Turn one the Bright Lights”

The Best Shows In Los Angeles This Coming Week

By Alyson Camus | April 1, 2017

nobody was touching the ground during her set

Patti Smith Has Just Bought A Part Of Arthur Rimbaud’s Domain In Northern France

By Dorothy P. | March 31, 2017

It is in his mother’s family barn that Rimbaud wrote his major works

Oldies But Goldies: Patti Smith At Amoeba, Thursday October 11th 2012

By Alyson Camus | March 16, 2017

Patti Smith has an upcoming intimate concert at the Teragram Ballroom

Lincoln Center Outdoor Fest 2016 Will Feature Patti Smith

By admin | May 5, 2016

Ms. Smith will headline “A Night of Words and Music” on July 20

The Smiths, Patti And Jesse, To Perform Together At LPR, March 27th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | February 25, 2015

Personally, I think if Jesse really wanted to stir stuff up she’d join the GOP but chance would be a fine thing and since I don’t know Jesse’s music and i do know Patti’s music, plus, I wouldn’t mind having nature heal me, this might be worth the price of admission

Actors Who Play Music Make Johnny Depp Sick,… What?

By Alyson Camus | January 24, 2015

That whole idea [actors making music] for me is a sickening thing, it’s always just made me sick’… Err, hello Johnny, aren’t you constantly making or playing music with all your musician best friends? Friends like Marilyn Manson, Patti Smith, Ryan Adams, and so many others?

10 Songs: Sunday, December 21st, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | December 21, 2014

Kimberly – Patti Smith – In the maelstrom of horrors detailed on Horses, Patti Smith finds all existence in the birth of her little sister in the most beautiful song on the album just like some misplaced Joan Of Arc. Singalong: “palmtrees fall into the sea, doesn’t matter much to me…” – A+

Pope Francis Invites Patti Smith To Perform At Vatican Concert

By Alyson Camus | November 16, 2014

‘It has everything – creation, betrayal, lust, poetry, prophecy, sacrifice. It doesn’t really matter what religion you are or if you have no religion, those stories are still relevant to what people go through in their lives and they’re also beautifully written passages”

Active Viewin': rock nyc's picks 12-23-13

By Iman Lababedi | December 22, 2013

So Feinstein’s is so no more and Michael has moved himself to San Francisco and opened a new room and yes, folks, it is missed but here he is again back for a Christmas stand at Birdland. A little pricey but should be worth the admission fee –I’ll be there Christmas Eve and Mike will be jazzing things up through December 28 th.

An Abundance of Rock Christmas Songs

By Paula Iwamoto-Schaap | December 20, 2013

The rock Christmas album I remember best is A Very Special Christmas, which celebrated its 25th anniversary a couple of years ago. Everyone was playing it on Christmas 1987, even my mother-in-law.