Tag: The Smiths

Smiths legend Johnny Marr to play All Points East festival this May

Smiths legend Johnny Marr to play All Points East festival this May

The Smiths guitarist and all around indie legend Johnny Marr has been added to the All Points East festival line […]

Tim Burgess of the Charlatans reminisces at Salford Lads Club record fair

Tim Burgess of the Charlatans reminisces at Salford Lads Club record fair

Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess reflected on the first record he ever bought on Sunday, as Salford Lads club played host to a record fair.

FOUR-GOAL HERO: Kaine Martin celebrates (photo by David Clarke)

Award winning playwright Tim Keogh brings ‘Thorn’ to Salford

AFTER winning the award for Best Newcomer at the Greater Manchester Fringe Awards in 2017, Tim Keogh is now bringing […]

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A light that never goes out? New documentary about future of infamous Manchester music venue

OUR writer Natalie Rees reports on “The Music Stops Here?” A documentary made to ensure that the Star and Garter […]

Never shy of controversy: Morrissey

FEATURE: A look back on Morrissey’s most controversial moments

THIS WEEK, ex-Smiths frontman, Morrissey, expressed his anger over the new five pound notes, which are reportedly made with tallow – […]

“Reissue, re-package”: ‘New’ Smiths single divides opinion

“Reissue, re-package”: ‘New’ Smiths single divides opinion

SALFORD musical icons The Smiths announced a 7” release of two previously unheard tracks earlier this week, but some fans […]

Simon Wolstencroft. Photograph by Tom Sanders.

Lost Recordings Resurface from Pre-Morrissey Smiths Band

A lost demo from an early incarnation of The Smiths has been rediscovered after lying dormant for 35 years, and […]

Salford Lads’ Club set to stage gigs in 2016

Salford Lads’ Club set to stage gigs in 2016

THE ICONIC Salford Lad’s Club will host a number of exclusive gigs in 2016 – leaving the possibility of a Smiths […]