Martha Wainwright (born May 8, 1976) is a Canadian-American folk-rock singer-songwriter. She is the daughter of American folk singer and actor Loudon Wainwright III and Canadian folk singer-songwriter Kate McGarrigle. She was raised in a musical family along with her older brother, Rufus Wainwright, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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Come Home to Mama 2012
Reviewed by Martin Aston
The Canadian-American singer has realised her best record to date.
Reviewed by Jude Rogers
Wainwright can be proud of this performance, but is more powerful when being herself.
Reviewed by Daryl Easlea
It will take Martha Wainwright fully out of her family's shadow.
Martha Wainwright 2005
Reviewed by Hayley Myers
Martha's cigarettes-and-honey voice coats her songs with an honest, beautiful...