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Eden Sessions 2010: Martha Wainwright
Martha Wainwright
Martha Wainwright follows in her brother Rufus' footsteps with an Eden show

Canadian-American singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright will be sharing the Eden stage with Paolo Nutini on Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 July 2010.

Wainwright gained positive reviews for her 2008 record I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too', which featured a guest appearance by Pete Townshend of The Who among others.

In the UK, Martha may be best known for her duet with previous Sessions artists Snow Patrol on the top-20 song Set the Fire to the Third Bar.

Martha comes from a legendary music family. Her father is American folk singer and actor Loudon Wainwright III and her mother the late Canadian folk singer-songwriter Kate McGarrigle.

Her older brother Rufus is no stranger to the Eden Project, receiving critical acclaim for his headlining Sessions appearance in 2007.

Essential Information

Tickets for the Paolo Nutini/Martha Wainwright Eden Session go on general release at 6pm on Tuesday 23 March. They are priced at £35 plus booking fee.

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