At present is Patti Smith’s birthday, Joyful Birthday to her! She is among the most fascinating artists iI know, and has been round on the music scene for extra virtually fifty years since her debut album Horses in 1975.
Most individuals will know Patti Smith from the music As a result of The Evening that she co-wrote with Bruce Springsteen in 1978. The music has been her calling card ever since, and continues to be on her setlist at concert events. However she has achieved far more than this one music in her profession, each as a singer of her personal and different artist’s songs, as a songwriter and as a poet.
My first stay live performance with Patti Smith was on the Norwegian Wooden pageant in Oslo in 2009. Since then I’ve seen her a number of instances, the final being at Sentrum Scene in Oslo this 12 months. She continues to be simply as very important as after I noticed her the primary time in 2009, and I hope for a lot of extra concert events within the coming years. I like to recommend everybody to learn up on her life and profession, and this Wikipedia article is an effective begin. Listed here are a couple of of the pictures I’ve taken of her during the last 12 years.
All pictures are © Per Ole Hagen, and a few of them are licensed to Getty Photographs.The pictures will not be for use wherever with out written permission.