Hitmakers: The songwriting secrets behind Electronic's Get The Message

Electronic’s Get The Message hit the Top 10 and convinced two Manchester legends they could work together. Johnny Marr explains how it saved him from The Smiths fallout and sealed his partnership with Bernard Sumner...

Electronic formed because Bernard Sumner and I had wanted to do something for a while. The Smiths had split up and he was feeling like he wanted to get away from the politics and dynamics of New Order. It just so happened there was a ...

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