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Cameron Carpenter: The ABC’s Of Rock’n’Roll – Icons & Instrumentals

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 14, 2013 by segarini

Shanghai Aug 2012As a fan of Patti Smith’s, even before she released one of the greatest albums of all time “Horses”, I am amazed how the city of Toronto has completely embraced her body of work . Her music, her art, her films, her books, her photography and her poetry have been completely embraced by the arts communities in this city. Last week you couldn’t go anywhere in T.O. without seeing the street posters for Patti Smith: Camera Solo, the beautiful cover story in Now peering out of newspaper boxes and laying happily read on many a streetcar seat, the glowing show reviews in the daily papers and on-line and the constant chatter on the radio about her career.

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