Martha Wainwright Artist Profile | AAE Music

Martha Wainwright

Add to Favorites
Fee Range:Please Contact
Availability:Please contact
Years Active: 1996–present

Martha Wainwright (b. 1976 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian-American singer-songwriter.Daughter of Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle, and the sister of Rufus Wainwright, she has frequently appeared on recordings by her family members, the McGarrigle Sisters and Family and has released several independent EPs.

Wainwright released an independent cassette, Ground Floor, in 1997. The following year, her song "Year of the Dragon" appeared on The McGarrigle Hour, an album released by Kate & Anna McGarrigle. Shortly after this recording, Martha began singing backup vocals for her brother, and released the six-song EP Martha Wainwright in 1999.

Her full length self-titled first album was released in 2005, followed in 2008 by I Know You're Married but I've Got Feelings Too, and in 2009 by Sans fusils, ni souliers, à Paris: Martha Wainwright's Piaf Record.

The Prosperpina Songfacts reports that her 4th album, Come Home To Mama, was recorded at Sean Lennon's studio in New York City. Speaking about the album, Wainwright said: "This record is a culmination of my life experiences so far.

Everything changed for me a couple of years ago and this record is a representation of that and a return to the reason I started writing songs."


Martha Wainwright performs alternative, folk, indie, singer-songwriter music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Martha Wainwright for your event, Please Contact. Martha Wainwright has more than 332.5K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are  Teddy Thompson, Rufus Wainwright, Beth Orton, k.d. lang, Natalie Merchant, Laura Veirs, Sarah Slean, Ani DiFranco, Sarah Harmer, Ron Sexsmith, Basia Bulat, Ed Harcourt, Suzanne Vega, Thea Gilmore . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Martha Wainwright for an upcoming event.

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of popular musicians and bands to consider for performances at corporate events, fundraising galas, or university events. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any artist or celebrity on this site. AAE Music is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent, and wish to request removal from this catalog or report an issue with your profile, please click here.

This is a standard notification.

Report an issue with my profile

Please use this form to report an issue with your artist profile or to request removal from our online catalog.

Leave your message and contact information below. We will send you a confirmation message or reach out if we have questions.

    Please update my profile
    Please delete my profile