Another photo feature from GLONO’s UK headquarters. This time, we end up in a sweaty basement with a Moldy Peach, a Smith, and some Cribs.
Johnny Marr reveals the five singles featuring his own work that he would put in his own jukebox…if he owned a jukebox…which he doesn’t.
The Daily Mail has a great photo session and interview with Johnny Marr: The biggest misconception about me is that I’m a bit of a lad. That all started with the Smiths. Morrissey was meant to be all about vegetarianism, celibacy and Virginia Woolf. I was all about football, clothes and a bit of pot-smoking. … Continue reading Interview with Johnny Marr
Two of GLONO’s worlds collide as Johnny Marr and Jeff Tweedy team up for the upcoming 7 Worlds Collide album, The Sun Came Out.
YouTube playlist: Seven Worlds Collide 2009 According to Pitchfork, this documentary aired on TVNZ last month. 7 Worlds Collide is Neil Finn‘s project that raises money for Oxfam and features Radiohead‘s guitarist and drummer Ed O’Brien and Phil Selway, Johnny Marr, and most of Wilco. Previously: • 7 Worlds Collide Promo • Johnny Marr Joins … Continue reading 7 Worlds Collide 2009 video online
Video: Johnny Marr Pierces The Cribs’ Ryan Jarman’s Ear “The Cribs Johnny Marr Pierces Ryan Jarmans Ear, whilst in the studio recording their new album set for release later this year.” Ew. The Cribs: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, wiki Via NME.
There’s a new promo for Neil Finn’s 7 Worlds Collide project that brought Jeff Tweedy and members of Wilco, Johnny Marr, members of Radiohead, and loads of other great musicians together to benefit OXFAM. Great clips from the recording of the album, short tour, and off-hours shenanigans. Bask in the glory of Jeff Tweedy in … Continue reading 7 Worlds Collide Promo
I sometimes obsess over bands. Two of my heaviest obsessions were focused on The Smiths and Wilco. So, if I had been in the audience when Johnny Marr joined the members of Wilco, Liam Finn, and Radiohead‘s Ed O’Brien and Phil Selway on a cover of “Fake Plastic Trees” I may have pissed my pants … Continue reading Johnny Marr Joins Wilco for Radiohead Cover
Yet another “Best of! Most of The Smiths” compilation satiates the need for remastered audio with participation from both Morrissey and Johnny Marr.
Right on schedule, the NME has a titillating headline that more than implies that Johnny Marr is mulling the idea of a Smiths reunion: Johnny Marr: ‘The Smiths might reform’ Simple as that. He’s thinking about it, right? Well, not really. The money quote of the article is, “Stranger things have happened so, you know, … Continue reading Smiths to Reform? Only in the NME