Patti Smith Reveals the Backstory to Her Most Successful Song and Performs Live With David Remnick

Patti Smith—the artist, musician, and writer—reveals the story behind her hit song “Because the Night,” a collaboration with Bruce Springsteen. Then she performs this song with New Yorker editor David Remnick on guitar.

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The New Yorker Festival
Released on 10/8/2015
Starring: Patti Smith
Producer: The New Yorker