Patti Smith last night took to the stage following the screening of a documentary about the rock and roll icon. Horses: Patti Smith and Her Band was shown at the Tribeca Film Festival, which then saw the star perform not only some classic tracks but be joined by some special guests.

Bruce Springsteen and R.E.M’s Michael Stipe joined the punk poet for a few track which you can watch below. Springsteen joined Smith to perform their iconic song ‘Because The Night’.

The enigmatic Stipe then joined the pair to perform ‘People Have The Power’. It culminated in a truly awe-inspiring spectacle of talent from the ages. Smith the pioneer, continues to demonstrate the importance of her work.

The documentary Horses: Patti Smith and Her Band follows the band across the 2015 tour of the same name, which was to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the classic album.

Take a look below.


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