The Smiths
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1982
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The Smiths

The Smiths Biography (Wikipedia)

The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982. The group consisted of vocalist Morrissey, guitarist Johnny Marr, bassist Andy Rourke and drummer Mike Joyce. Critics have called them one of the most important bands to emerge from the British independent music scene of the 1980s. In 2002, NME named the Smiths "the artists to have had the most influence on the NME". In 2003, four of the band's albums appeared on Rolling Stone's list of the "500 Greatest Albums of All Time".

Based on the songwriting partnership of Morrissey and Marr, the group signed to the independent record label Rough Trade Records, on which they released four studio albums. They have also released several compilations and numerous non-album singles. They had several singles reach the top twenty of the UK Singles Chart and all four of their studio albums reached the top five of the UK Albums Chart, including Meat Is Murder which hit number one. They won a significant following and remain cult favourites. The band broke up in 1987 due to internal tensions and have turned down several offers to reunite.

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The Smiths Performances & Interviews


The Smiths Tracks

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What Difference Does It Make?
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What Difference Does It Make?
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Panic
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Panic
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This Charming Man
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This Charming Man
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Girlfriend In A Coma
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Girlfriend In A Coma
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Bigmouth Strikes Again (National Ballroom Kilburn, 1986)
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Bigmouth Strikes Again (National Ballroom Kilburn, 1986)
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Panic (National Ballroom Kilburn, 1986)
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Panic (National Ballroom Kilburn, 1986)
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Sheila Take A Bow
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Sheila Take A Bow
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Ask
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Ask
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How Soon Is Now?
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How Soon Is Now?
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Shoplifters Of The World Unite
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Shoplifters Of The World Unite
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Bigmouth Strikes Again
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Bigmouth Strikes Again
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Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
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Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
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That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
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That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
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There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
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There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
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Hand In Glove
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Hand In Glove
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There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
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There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
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Is It Really So Strange?
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Is It Really So Strange?
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William, It Was Really Nothing
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William, It Was Really Nothing
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 1984
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1984-06-22T19:29:32
22
Jun
1984

Glastonbury: 1984

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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