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Hear Johnny Marr’s New Solo Song, ‘The Trap’

The track is from Marr’s upcoming solo album, ‘Playland.’

09/19/2014

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Former Smiths Guitarist Johnny Marr Schedules Solo North American Tour

Marr’s jaunt on this side of the Atlantic will cover a lot of territory, including stops in some cities one might not expect.

09/09/2014

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Play the Morrissey Drinking Game

Heaven knows Morrissey will be miserable now until forever. And in the name of his infinite sadness we say take a drink. You know what, just keep ‘em coming and hope we have enough booze to cover Moz’s entire 30-year career.

07/25/2014

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Morrissey Reveals New Album’s Track List, Release Month

Decades and decades on, three things are still certain: death, taxes and long, interesting Morrissey song titles. The 12-song album will be released in July.

04/11/2014

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Johnny Marr to Match Morrissey with His Own Tell-All Autobiography

In an interview with Brooklyn Vegan, Marr talked about the likelihood of putting pen to paper and telling his side of the Smiths storied history. Turns out it’s pretty much a done deal.

11/15/2013

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Morrissey Stops Tour Due To Illness, Writes Open Letter To Fans

Morrissey fans we’re glad to catch him in Seattle before all this happened: Health concerns are forcing Morrissey to cancel his North American tour.   In a statement released Friday night, his rep says the singer has […]

03/18/2013

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Wanker: Morrissey Will Not Be On Same Kimmel Show With ‘Duck Dynasty’

Former Smith’s frontman and long-time solo act Morrissey has announced he’s cancelling tonight’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! performance because the stars of A&E’s reality television program Duck Dynasty – a popular TV show that centers around […]

02/26/2013

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Make A Mix Tape Of Psychotic Love Songs

Don’t bother making a mix of mushy songs for your lover this Valentines Day. As we perused the annals of rock we realized there’s a myriad of music with a slightly different approach to displaying […]

02/12/2013

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Book Report: ‘101 Essential Rock Records’

Just in time for the holidays, we’re offering brief takes on some of 2012′s best books for music fans. THE BOOK: 101 Essential Rock Records AUTHOR: Jeff Gold, plus essays and “as-told-to” contributions from David […]

12/20/2012

Last.fm Trends: The Smiths Turn 28

Twenty eight years ago today, in a little club in Manchester, a band that would change the face of pop music took to the stage for the first ever time. To celebrate the birth of […]

10/04/2010

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