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Johnny Marr discusses giving his guitars to a “skint” pre-Oasis Noel Gallagher

520 days ago
NME Noel G owns a special slice of Smiths history to this day Johnny Marr has spoken about the time he gave a young, “skint” Noel Gallagher his guitars. The former Smiths axe man dropped his third solo LP yesterday (June 15). In a four-star revi... more info

Johnny Marr says he’s not “mates” with Morrissey: “We’re just very different”

521 days ago
NME Marr was also asked about the former Smiths frontman's controversial views, which have included voicing his support for Tommy Robinson Johnny Marr / Morrissey Johnny Marr has spoken about his relationship with Morrissey, reiterating that the fo... more info

5 new albums you should hear this week: Jorja Smith, Lykke Li, Snail Mail, Serpentwithfeet and Matt Maltese

524 days ago
Nialler9 With so many releases flying at you, here are recommended vetted listens from Nialler9 for you this week, as collated in the Nialler9 New Releases Spotify playlist, updated weekly. 1. Jorja Smith Lost & Found 21-year-old R&B artist Jorja Smiths... more info

Johnny Marr on whether or not he feels any ‘loyalty’ to Morrissey

525 days ago
NME "Morrissey and I were always different..." Johnny Marr and Morrissey Johnny Marr has said that he and former Smiths bandmate Morrissey “were always different”, and stressed that he rarely thinks about …Continue reading » The post Johnny... more info

Johnny Marr webchat – post your questions now

525 days ago
Guardian MusicThe former Smiths guitarist, who has also played with everyone from Bryan Ferry to Girls Aloud, will answer your questions from 12.30pm BST on Thursday 14 June 1.03pm BST The word “jangling” is now commonly used to describe a certain kind of indi... more info

Johnny Marr: ‘A middle-aged musician nursing a hangover is a dead duck’

527 days ago
Guardian MusicThe former Smiths guitarist on his new album, avoiding political pronouncements, and his long marriage to AngieJohnny Marr was the guitarist in the Smiths and has worked with the The, Electronic, the Pretenders, Modest Mouse, Paul McCartney and Hans ... more info

Johnny Marr on whether Morrissey will tarnish the legacy of The Smiths

532 days ago
NME "I don't really think you can change people's relationship with songs" Johnny Marr and Morrissey Johnny Marr has revealed whether he’s worried that the legacy of The Smiths could be tainted in the wake of …Continue reading » The post Johnn... more info

Johnny Marr On Why He Turned Down The The’s Reunion and Whether He Worries About Morrissey Ruining The Smiths’ Legacy

535 days ago
Consequence of SoundHe also discusses his new solo album, Call the Comet, and future collaborations with Hans Zimmer. more info

Johnny Marr previewed new LP, played lots of Smiths songs @ Gramercy Theatre (pics, setlist)

535 days ago
Brooklyn VeganJohnny will be back for a full North American tour this fall. Continue reading… more info

Johnny Marr – “Walk Into The Sea” Video

536 days ago
StereogumAs the lead guitarist for the Smiths, Johnny Marr created a chiming, jangly guitar style that changed the face of rock music and influenced countless bands to come. In the years following the Smiths' demise, he spent some time wandering the earth as ... more info

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