Johnny Marr on the "Shoplifters" carrier bag and Record Store Day

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By The Seeker of Good Songs on Apr 18, 2011 at 6:01 PM
  1. The Seeker of Good Songs

    The Seeker of Good Songs Well-Known Member

    Apr 25, 2006
    Johnny Marr:

    "...The Smiths put out 'Shoplifters Of The World Unite' in these plastic carrier bags that said "shoplifter" on it as a stylistic joke against HMV, really, but that ended up putting that record in the red, and there was quite a few things that happened like that..."

    from: Johnny Marr - Record Store Day Is A Celebration - Johnny Marr's official web blog
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