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Hearing Johnny Marr

“I was just riffing on that really, because maybe it looked like a Rock N’ Roll guitar.”  – Johnny Marr   By Walter Price   Now with two brilliant solo albums under his belt (The Messenger 2013 / Playland 2014) longtime guitar and alt rock hero Johnny Marr’s name isn’t on a comeback, he’s been…

Your GTC Weekly Top Ten: 02 – 08 June 2014

Hey, Can We Get A Witness?! Some weeks are bigger than other than other weeks, mothers. Last week was one on the larger side for sure…   Turin Brakes and The Electric Alley got the month of June kicked off in proper fashion. Big thanks fellas for spending some of your time to chat with…

NEWS: British Prisons Ban Steel-String Guitars

Billy Bragg (Photo: Facebook) For some odd reasoning there is a  ban on steel-string guitars in British prisons and Billy Bragg, David Gilmour, Johnny Marr among others, No Sir, don’t like it.   The artists sent off a letter in protest that was published in The Guardian urging Minister for Justice (which sounds like a cool superhero…

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Your Top Ten GTC Stories For The Week 16 – 22 September

‘Volume III- Hell’s Likely’Out Now Happy Monday! Another great week here at The GTC. We saw a ton of killer Rock N’ Roll this week and some surprise chart champions slip a bit.You really can never tell what is going to happen..What we can do, is tell all of you THANK YOU for stopping by…

So Far For Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr – ‘Messnger’Out Now Worldwide By Walter PriceI think it would be true if I wanted to say that my teenage years wouldn’t have been the same without Johnny Marr, Morrissey, Andy Rourke or Mike Joyce.  Sure their band, The Smiths, ensured that I’d wear black on the outside because black was how I felt on the inside. Which I…