With She Walks in Beauty Marianne Faithfull, with composer and multi-instrumentalist Warren Ellis, releases one of the most distinctive and singular albums of her long, extraordinary life and career. It was recorded just before and during the first Covid-19 lockdown – during which Marianne herself became infected and almost died of the disease – with musical friends and family including not ...

Marianne's forthcoming spoken word album sees her recite the 19th-century British Romantic poets accompanied by musical arrangements by Warren Ellis, Brian Eno, Nick Cave and Vincent Segal. Produced by Ellis and Head, the album is named after Lord Byron's portrait of infatuation, She Walks In Beauty and features three poems by Keats, two apiece from Shelley, Wordsworth and Byron, and one ...

Marianne Faithfull — Fabulous Beast, with photographs by Gered Mankowitz, is the latest book from Ormond Yard Press, and features the very best work from Gered Mankowitz’s extensive 1960s Marianne Faithfull archives. This beautiful signed and numbered limited edition book measures 12 x 12 inches and contains 156 pages of Gered’s photographs and personal recollections from his nine sessions with Marianne ...

Marianne takes part in Plymouth University's big read of Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s The Rime of the Ancient Mariner her reading is No' 15 'I fear thee, ancient Mariner!' Famous faces from stage, screen and music have each read sections of the poem, transforming an 18th century classic for a 21st century audience. Released online each day, the website of the Ancient ...

We are really happy to say that Marianne has been discharged from hospital today, 22 days after being admitted suffering from the symptoms of Covid-19. She will continue to recuperate in London. Marianne thanks you all for your kind messages of concern which have meant a great deal through what is a such a difficult time for so many. She is ...