Johnny Marr Adds Second Manchester Date To 2013 Tour

The former Smiths guitarist will play a second hometown date in March following the release of album ‘The Messenger’.

Johnny Marr has added a second homecoming date to his forthcoming 2013 UK tour.

The former Smiths, Modest Mouse, and The Cribs guitarist is set to release debut solo album ‘The Messenger’ on 25th February, with a number of live dates to follow its release in March.

He’ll now play a second date at Manchester’s HMV Ritz as part of the run - which kicks off in Oxford on 10th March and also takes in Brighton, Glasgow, Sheffield, and more.

Tickets for the previously announced dates are on sale now, with tickets for the new Manchester date set to be released tomorrow (14th December) at 9am.

Find full dates and the video for current single and album title track ‘The Messenger’ below.

10 O2 Academy, Oxford
11 Waterfront, Norwich
12 Junction, Cambridge
14 Concorde, Brighton
15 O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, London
16 HMV Institute, Birmingham
18 Leadmill, Sheffield
19 O2 ABC, Glasgow
20 O2 Academy, Liverpool
22 HMV Ritz, Manchester
23 HMV Ritz, Manchester (new date)