Rock and Roll (genre)Patti SmithSam ShepardChelsea (Staten Island, New York)Allen GinsbergChelsea (Manhattan, New York)Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Patti Smith Retirement: Smith was a fixture on the New York underground scene of the late 1960s and ‘70s, dating playwright Sam Shepard, living at the Chelsea Hotel with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, writing rock criticism for Cream. She also played music with her band the Patti Smith... Jeff Christensen / AP