Everything new is old again. Or something like that. In the absence of a Smiths reunion in this, the year of the Great Britpop Revival, we'll have to settle for a new Johnny Marr album. "The Messenger" was...
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One night before concluding his solo headlining tour of the United States former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr surprised his crowd at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn by inviting his former bandmate Andy Rourke onstage The childhood friends raced through their former group's hit "How Soon Is Now?" Johnny Marr...
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Musician Johnny Marr has worn many hats throughout his three-decade-long professional career. Godlike Genius. Portlandia guest star. Morrissey handler. And with his recently released album, the critically acclaimed The Messenger, the ex-Smiths guitarist takes on possibly his most daunting role yet: solo artist. To mark the start of Marr’s U.S. ... More »
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MINNEAPOLIS - Following widespread raves this winter for his first solo album, Johnny Marr is finally known as a reliable rock 'n' roll frontman and not just the revered guitarist from British mope-rock band the Smiths.
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LONDON (Reuters) - Guitarist and songwriter Johnny Marr who made his name with cult British rock band The Smiths in the 1980s was named on Tuesday as the winner of this year's NME Godlike Genius Award.
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For his first solo album, "The Messenger," Johnny Marr returns to the infectious New Wave sound that he created in the 1980s with the Smiths.
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Johnny Marr, former Smiths guitarist and recent solo artist, will be officially declared a "Godlike Genius" by the
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Listen to the sprightly debut solo album from the former Smiths guitarist and let us know your thoughtsReading on mobile? Click here to listenIt seems remarkable that it's taken until now for Johnny Marr to release a solo album. After all, he has hardly kept quiet since the Smiths split in 1987, playing with everyone from Electronic and the Healers to Modest Mouse and the...
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Larry Rohter speaks with Ben Ratliff about Johnny Marr, the ex-Smiths guitarist and songwriter who is releasing his first solo album on Tuesday.
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Guitarist Johnny Marr on The Smiths and finally going solo
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