Johnny Marr will set flight brand new album
this coming June
Entitled “Call The Comet”, will be the 3rd solo release
and first since his 2014’s “Playland”
by the iconic riff master
LISTEN to the 1st single here now, “The Tracers”
Johnny Marr is an English musician, songwriter and singer. He is famously known for guitar heroics and co-songwriting mastery with Morrissey in the iconic Manchester, England band The Smiths. They originated from 1982 to 1987.
After his separation from The Smiths in 1987, Johnny went on to work with Joy Division/New Order ‘claim to fame’ Bernard Sumner in the project Electronic, as well as hooking up with various other bands such as The The, The Pretenders, Modest Mouse, The Cribs and 7 Worlds Collide.
Johnny released his 1st solo album, “The Messenger”, in 2013, followed by his 2nd, “Playland”, in 2014. His autobiography, “Set the Boy Free”, published back in 2016.
His new album “Call The Comet” coming soon!
Johnny Marr’s 3rd solo album entitled “Call The Comet” will be released June 15th on New Voodoo. It will be a 12-song assemblage.
1st single, “The Tracers”
You can now listen via Spotify by clicking the link below to hear a delicious musical treat from the upcoming Marr album by way of his 1st single “The Tracers”, which very recently set flight on streaming podiums.
FORKSTER personally loves the track, which powers out a rock n’ roll/psych vibe, absolutely brilliant, “Look so forward now for the rest of ‘Call The Comet’, for sure, after this sizzling song intro”!!
Johnny Marr Past Acclaims
- NME honoured Johnny in 2013 with its “Godlike Genius” award, hailing him: “Not content with rewriting the history of music with one of the world’s greatest ever bands, the Smiths, he’s continued to push boundaries and evolves throughout his career, working with some of the best and most exciting artists on the planet.”
- In 2010, Johnny Marr in a poll conducted by The BBC voted him as the 4th best guitarist in the last 30 years.
- Editor-in-chief of Mojo Magazine, Phil Alexander, said to describe Johnny Marr as “Arguably Britain’s last great guitar stylist”.
Track “Easy Money” via YouTube
Here is the rocking “Easy Money” which was the leading track off of Johnny Marr’s 2nd solo effort, “Playland” back in 2014. This official music video for the song uploaded to his official YouTube channel on the 15th August 2014.
Written by: Timothy John Forker
Music Promotions CEO/Director at FORKSTER
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