So if there’s something you’d like to try – like, for instance, going to see ex-Smith’s guitarist Johnny Marr play in the Alamo City – ask us, we won’t say no, how could we?
If those Smith’s lyrics threw you for a loop and you’re wondering just what in the hot heck we’re talking about, the former guitarist for Morrissey-fronted group is headed to Paper Tiger on this coming Monday, and we’ve been sent into a “Panic” over here at the office.
After five years and several iconic records, Marr parted ways with the band citing musical differences, but we all know working with Morrissey after a while must’ve been a nightmare. Sigh. Oh, Morrissey, maybe if you didn’t cancel on us three times in a row, we’d feel different about ya.
Anyway, Marr is touring in support of his new solo album Call the Comet
, released in June. The new track “Hi Hello” sounds like it definitely could be a Smiths song and omg omg.
$35, Mon Oct 8, 7pm, Paper Tiger, 2410 N. St. Mary’s St., papertigersatx.com.
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