(Video stills from Marr's IG, Jan. 30th).
Article from 10 days prior:
Johnny Marr receives Boss Lifetime Achievement Award at NAMM Believe in Music Week
The Smiths legend and CE-2 Chorus pedal devotee is honored for “inspiring a generation to pick up a guitar”...
Short excerpt from an upcoming podcast with Johnny Marr. Guy Pratt was briefly set to replace Andy on the 1986 US tour. He and Morrissey didn't get on though and Andy eventually got his visa.
"It's a romance when guys meet like that and fall in love with each other [...] and the love making...
Rare bit of Smiths memorabilia for someone with VERY deep pockets!
From GAK Music Store:
"This is a chance to own a piece of real rock history which was owned by Johnny between 1986-2012 and was his main amp during the recording of The Smiths iconic albums ’The Queen is Dead’ and ‘Strangeways...
Johnny Marr has announced a handful of summer headline shows around his upcoming festival appearances.
Friday June 28 – EXETER Lemon Grove
Friday July 19 – NORWICH Waterfront
Wednesday July 31 – HULL Welly
Thursday August 1 – MIDDLESBROUGH Empire
Watch Johnny Marr Rate Morrissey, Robot Brothels, and “The Great British Baking Show” - Pitchfork
Johnny Marr also rates Love & Hip Hop, moustaches, Red Bull, and more in this episode of Over/Under
Morrissey, ah, enigma, ex partner, words, politics
Jaime Harding has assembled a band and is currently touring the UK.
MARION, of course, supported Morrissey back in 95...and worked with Johnny Marr on their second album.
Manchester Music History Print (Ltd. to 500)
The first exhaustive investigation of Manchester Music History as wall art designed by The Sense of Doubt.
After the success of Morrissey's musical influences print, the Manchester Music History print maps out the full musical history of The Smiths'...
Hello lovely forum readers,
I'm Steve, the author of the BowieStyle book. As an aside I was the person who unearthed the charming pic of Moz and Bowie at Maine Road 1990 (following a tip off from Linder Sterling as it happens.), which was used for the first time in BowieStyle.
Just a heads up to the community that I have finally received my 450-page behemoth early copy of TALES OF THE SMITHS - which is now available for pre-order:
My graphic novel biography of The Smiths, TALES OF THE SMITHS, which was created and serialised online daily...
Re: Marr, 8th Oct 2015: "It's a shame The Smiths aren't on better terms [with each other]"
is it a shame them not being friends or not reforming because i dont think its just a matter of getting along that would have them reform the smiths. if its just about friendship, the olive branch...
Long time Smiths/Morrissey/Marr fan here. I recently had the good fortune of meeting Johnny on his US tour. We talked a while and I had him sign a couple albums for me.
I'm not a fan of selling off pieces of my collection (in fact this would be the first item I've sold), but...
I've been curious as to what people's favourite 'album-exclusive' Smiths song is (a one that didn't appear as a single or B side.) Mine is Reel Around The Fountain.
Here's a list of the songs, no doubt I've made a mistake so if so please correct me:
Reel Around The Fountain