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Patti Smith Celebrates Her 69th Birthday in San Francisco

Patti Smith and her Band celebrated the New Year with a three-night stand at the Fillmore in San Francisco. On her birthday, the 30th, she was surprised with a glowing cake by Jesse Smith and Michael Stipe.

U2 Brings Patti Smith Onstage in Emotional Paris Concert

Vulture reports that Patti Smith joined U2's concert in Paris on December 5, singing "Gloria" and "People Have the Power."

Jeff Goodell of Rolling Stone filed this report on the show.

Steven Sebring photos from the Beacon

Patti Smith Participates in "Pathway to Paris"

Pathway to Paris is a collection of artists, activists, academics, musicians, politicians, innovators coming together to make their voices heard at the UN climate talks in Paris in December 2015.

Patti Smith performed with Flea, Thom Yorke and Warren Ellis, reported by Télérama.

Steven Sebring photos from the Beacon
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Patti Smith and her Band Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of "Horses"

The "Horses" tour made its way to the Beacon Theatre in New York City on November 10, the 40th Anniversary of the album's release. Photographer Steven Sebring catches the moment of the Band's grateful response to the crowd.

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U2 Bring Out Patti Smith To Perform "Gloria" and "People Have the Power"

Patti Smith made a guest appearance with U2 at London's O2 Arena, singing "Gloria" and "People Have The Power."

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