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Johnny Marr Sings ‘There Is A Light…’

Johnny Marr Sings ‘There Is A Light…’

Johnny Marr’s set at yesterday’s Coachella included a bold choice, the Smiths’ classic, ‘There Is A Light That Never Goes Out.’ This is his most recent public performance of a Smiths song. Earlier in the year, he tried his hand at ‘How Soon Is Now?’ at the NME Awards. What do you think of his […]

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Johnny Marr US Tour Dates

Get excited, my fellow Americans: the legendary Johnny Marr hits our shores in April for a US tour! He’ll spend March playing around the UK before heading across the pond. The most exciting thing about his US tour is that his Las Vegas and Santa Barbara dates are with New Order. Could we have an […]

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Coachella 2013 Lineup Announced

The Coachella 2013 lineup was literally just announced and hot damn, it’s an exciting one. The first night is headlined by Blur and the Stone Roses. The lineup rounds itself out with many more of our favorite groups here at Britpop News: Johnny Marr, Jake Bugg, New Order, Franz Ferdinand, and Spiritualized. Friday, April 12 […]

Have You Heard The New Song Upstarts By Johnny Marr?

Interested in hearing some happy pop-rock music with influences of (obviously) the smiths, and …the smiths? Lyrically it’s simple, but musically it’s full of some great riff’s and guitar playing. The song called “Upstarts” will be on Johnny’s solo album ‘The Messenger.’ I’m digging it and even the cheesball music video (but who pays for […]