Maybe It’s A Smith Thing
This from Patty Smith…
“I have always said … that I was beyond labels, beyond gender, independent,” Smith said, noting that at home she listens to everything from Richard Wagner’s operas to American folk.
“I sing all kinds of songs, whether it’s a Neil Young song or a primitive version of a Puccini aria,” she said. “I’m a great punk-rock guitar player, but in terms of music, the things I aspire to are infinite.”
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