Life on Marr

Johnny Marr knows his name will always be linked to the Smiths, but says he’s looking forward to what his new band, the Cribs, can achieve

3rd October, 2009

They knew that they liked each other, but both sides were scared to make the first move.

For all either of them knew, the other might have just been looking for a bit of fun and was happy to leave it at that. After all, there was a significant age gap and they realised there would be a fair amount of derision and scepticism from the outside world.

Eventually, Gary Jarman and his two brothers...

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