Covid may have robbed Marianne Faithfull of her singing voice

By MediaMonkey

April 28, 2021
In March 2020, cultural icon Marian Faithful was admitted to hospital with Coronavirus, remaining there for twenty two days. Now, a year later, she has spoken to the LA Times about her health, and it’s not good:
 
“The damage has been very bad. It’s my lungs, my memory and fatigue. It couldn’t be worse. I don’t know if I will ever be able to sing again. I have singing practice once a week, and I’m doing my best, but it’s very hard.
 
I love touring, and it’s breaking my heart that I might possibly not be able to do it again. But I think there are ways around that, like filming. I might be able to do five shows one day: London, Paris, Berlin and two others. But I won’t be able to travel. I’m in Europe and here I’ll stay. That’s OK. I really am European.”
 
Terrible stuff. An album recorded before Covid is release on April 30th. Called ‘She Walks in Beauty’, it has poetry, music, and Warren Ellis.

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