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Martha Wainwright

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 04 December 2012

Today's guest is the singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright, daughter of folk legends Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle, and sister of Rufus.

During the winter of 2009 and 2010, Martha gave birth to her first child and her mother passed away. Confronted with both joy and anger, she released the reflective album Come Home To Mama last month and she's currently on tour.

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