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Johnny Marr Surprises With The Smiths’ Classic “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want”

Johnny Marr recently treated fans to new material, New Town Velocity, as well as his version of The Smiths’ “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want.”

12/03/2012

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Morrissey Announces U.S. Tour On Heels Of Retirement Rumors

Though it was recently rumored that British musical icon Morrissey will be retiring at the age of 55 because he has been “aging a lot recently,” that rapid aging hasn’t stopped the 53-year-old from booking […]

06/18/2012

The Smiths How Soon Is Now

[What's That Song?] The Smiths – “How Soon Is Now?”

I checked the web site and it didn’t show up. Tuesday at about 10:34am? At 10:28, Daughter played At 10:34 or so, What was this song ? it played between these to songs, it was about 5 […]

11/02/2011

Ask Tami: What’s That Song? “just like everybody else does”

I know you’ll know this one — it was playing this morning (1/4/11) from 9:06 a.m. until about 9:11 a.m. Rockin guitars; male singer. Phrase often repeated “just like everybody else does”. WHAT IS IT?? […]

02/10/2011

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

Smiths’ Morrissey Engages Another Racism Debate

[lastfm]Morrissey[/lastfm], CLOSE YOUR MOUTH. In a recent interview, [lastfm]The Smiths[/lastfm]‘ former singer is quoted as saying, “Did you see the thing on the news about their treatment of animals and animal welfare? Absolutely horrific. You can’t […]

09/06/2010

Morrissey Releases Remastered ‘Everyday is Like Sunday’

Need eight more versions of the same, sad [lastfm]Morrissey[/lastfm]song you just replay over-and-over again anyway? The Moz man is re-releasing a remastered version of his 1988 hit single, “Everyday is Like Sunday” so that we can […]

08/16/2010

Johnny Marr Pens TV Theme

Fresh off of his work with [lastfm]Hans Zimmer[/lastfm] for the score to Inception, former [lastfm]Smiths[/lastfm] guitarist [lastfm]Johnny Marr[/lastfm] is taking his signature sound to the small screen this fall, having penned the theme song and […]

08/12/2010

Johnny Marr Hearts His Devoted Veggie Fans

Show of hands: who here was inspired to go vegetarian after hearing [lastfm]The Smiths[/lastfm]‘ album Meat is Murder for the first time (author raises hand)? Whether you were a melancholy misanthrope 12-year-old or an eco-conscientious […]

07/26/2010

Morrissey Brings Back The Black

If you hate the triple-digit California weather and would rather sit in black, smoking a clove, drinking a cider, [lastfm]Morrissey [/lastfm] is here to help you be the moodiest mother-moper this side of the Mississippi.  To […]

07/15/2010

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