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Patti Smith - Hey Joe

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On this date in 1977, Patti Smith released her sixth single, "Hey Joe (Version)" backed by "Piss Factory". Both were non-LP tracks. Both songs were recorded in 1974 and this single was actually originally released at that time. This time, there was a picture sleeve. Tom Verlaine, of Television, played guitar on the A side. The New Jersey singer was one of the founders of the NYC punk scene and was a regular at CBGB's. She was the last performer on stage on October 15, 2006, the last night that CBGB's was open.



Wikipedia: Patti Smith

Official Website: pattismith.net

Video: Patti Smith - "Horses" and "Hey Joe" on Old Grey Whistle Test - 1976 - youtube

Blogload: Patti Smith - Land - a compilation - community.livejournal.com

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