Legendary guitarist Johnny Marr has unveiled ‘The Trap’, the second track to be taken from his forthcoming solo album ‘Playland’.
This is the former Smiths guitarist’s second solo release, following 2013’s ‘The Messenger’.
Previously, Marr’s streamed ‘Easy Money’, a thumping lead track that went hand in
hand with a class stricken video.
Now ‘The Trap’ is streaming via the Radcliffe and Maconie show on BBC Radio 6 Music. Speaking to the hosts about his new record, he also premiered the new song.
‘Playland’ is out 6th October. Check out forthcoming dates:
13 Lincoln, The Engine Shed
14 Southend, Cliffs Pavilion
15 Bexhill, De La Warr
17 Wolverhampton, Civic Hall
18 Cardiff, Great Hall
20 Bournemouth, O2 Academy
21 Cambridge, Corn Exchange
23 London, Brixton Academy
24 Bath, Pavilion
25 Manchester, O2 Apollo
27 Glasgow, O2 Academy
28 Newcastle, O2 Academy
29 Leeds, O2 Academy
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The boxset will include ten of Johnny’s solo offerings and is due to be released in December.
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