INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Musician Johnny Marr performs onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California.
Johnny Marr embraces his Smiths past
before The Smiths , "sometimes out of want, and sometimes out of necessity," he quipped.He also released an album in 2003 as Johnny Marr and the Healers, featuring Ringo Starr 's son, Zak Starkey , on drums, but it went relatively unnoticed."In the case of Read more »
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The Smiths release banging club anthem
The song is about flying high, into the sky Morrissey and Johnny Marr reconciled to pen Party Vibe (Uh Yeah) which features chunky beats, catchy vocals and massive snare rolls to make clubbers come up on their pills. Morrissey said: “I’m just really into from The Daily Mash Read more »
The Smiths: Not Like Any Other Love
10 May 2013 Last updated at 20:32 By Tony Law BBC Arts & Culture The Smiths on Top of the pops, 1985 The Smiths released their first single, Hand in Glove, on 13th May 1983. Four years later the group was no more. Why do this band from Salford who sang a from BBC News Read more »
Salvatore Bono: The Legendary Johnny Marr Looks Back and Ahead in Brooklyn
In the final night of latest U.S. tour and the final night of two sold-out area shows, Johnny Marr and his band made their live debut in Brooklyn on Friday. Marr, who just played Coachella last month, is in North America in support of his latest solo alb from The Huffington Post Read more »
The 10 Best Early Billy Bragg Songs (Sound Affects)
10. “Sexuality” (Don’t Try This at Home, 1991) Sex by the end of the Cold War was a frightening proposition. A decade of Reagan/Thatcher Puritanism, combined with the threat of AIDS and the homophobia it spawned, combined to make human er… relations yet from PopMatters Read more »