The Aftershow: Johnny Marr

James Hanley

One of finest guitarists ever to come out of the UK, Johnny Marr is back with third solo LP Call The Comet. Here, The Smiths great, who has been part of Electronic, The Cribs, The The, Modest Mouse and The Pretenders, shares a few thoughts on his legendary career…

What made The Smiths great was…

“Necessity [laughs]. The simple answer is that we were good and we had aspirations to be great. The Smiths were fiercely DIY, to ...

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