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Johnny Marr - "Easy Money" (video) + Tour Dates

Today ex-Smiths guitar hero Johnny Marr released his first single, "Easy Money", from his upcoming solo album, Playland.

Johnny Marr describes the video as, "A 'high times in low rent England' kind of thing whereas the song ‘Easy Money' is more of a 'low times in high rent England' kind of thing."

TOUR DATES

AUGUST

29th – Birmingham, Moseley Folk Festival

OCTOBER

13th - Lincoln, The Engine Shed

14th - Southend, Cliffs Pavilion

15th - Bexhill, De La Warr

17th - Wolverhampton, Civic Hall

18th - Cardiff, Great Hall

20th - O2 Academy Bournemouth

21st - Cambridge, Corn Exchange

23rd - O2 Academy Brixton London

24th - Bath, Pavilion

25th - O2 Apollo Manchester

27th - O2 Academy Glasgow

28th - O2 Academy Newcastle

29th - O2 Academy Leeds

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This week we have shadowy trap from Jordan Comolli, grime infused techno from Barney Lister, eclectic indie from Weird Milk, lo-fi indie pop from Tricky Juno, and an absolute belter from Two Tribes.

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