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Johnny Marr at the Limelight

The Simths' guitarist Johnny Marr will be performing a rare solo gig at the Limelight in Belfast.

The Simths' guitarist Johnny Marr will be performing a rare solo gig at the Limelight in Belfast.

FORMER Smiths’ guitarist Johnny Marr has announced an intimate solo headline date at Limelight 1 for March.

Marr is set to release his debut solo effort The Messenger on February 22. Tickets go onsale this Friday from 9am!

After leaving The Smiths in 1987, Marr has continued his career as an official member or touring guitarist for a diverse array of acclaimed bands including The The, Electronic, Modest Mouse and The Cribs. Marr was a member of the Modest Mouse line-up which recorded the 2007 Billboard #1 album We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank, and of The Cribs when they hit the Top 10 with their 2009 album Ignore The Ignorant.

Marr has also guested on recordings by the Pet Shop Boys, John Frusciante, Talking Heads and Beck.

Tickets on sale priced £19.50 (excluding booking fee) from www.limelightbelfast.com www.ticketmaster.ie Katy’s Bar & Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. Northern Ireland customers 0844 277 44 55 & Republic of Ireland customers 0818 719 300.

 
 
 

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