Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Kate McGarrigle remembered

Laura Barton, Guardian, The, 20 January 2010

THERE ARE TWO words that have always epitomised the voice of Kate McGarrigle for me – they came in a Rolling Stone review that followed the release of her first album with her sister Anna: "Not since Carole King's Tapestry has the female voice been recorded with such unblemished intimacy," it read.

Total word count of piece: 420

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.