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Life on Marrs

Last night saw me at a long-awaited Johnny Marr gig in Bexhill-on-Sea. The third gig in his recently launched Playland Tour, it was everything I had expected and more. 201 more words

Record review: Johnny Marr - Playland (2014, LP)

Beginning his career as the talented one in The Smiths provided Johnny Marr with a pretty solid foundation on which to build his musical world after shedding the Sultan of Sorrow that is Steven Patrick Morrissey. 209 more words


Johnny Marr Playland Review

Johnny Marr is one of my favorite guitar players.  With The Smiths and later with such acts as The The, Electronic, and The Cribs, he has played an endless supply of catchy intricate riffs and melodic hooks.   1,353 more words

Johnny Marr: Playland

Johnny Marr doesn’t need to make records.

The former Smiths and Electronic lynchpin has barely put a foot wrong since This Charming Man in 1983 and it seems inconceivable that he needs the money. 287 more words

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There's Something in Manchester's Water: Johnny Marr's 'Playland' is Mega

As a former Oasis-worshipper who finally branched out and discovered other Manchester bands, one right after the other never fails to amaze me.  Self admittedly, I am very late to the party following legendary Smiths guitarist, Johnny Marr, on his solo pursuits.  214 more words


Johnny Marr - Playland (2014) [iTunes Plus AAC M4A]

Genres: Indie Rock, Music, Alternative, Rock, Adult Alternative
Released: 03 October 2014
℗ 2014 New Voodoo

1. Back In the Box
2. Easy Money… 17 more words