The Smiths

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Frankly, Mr. Shankly (2011 Remaster)
Bigmouth Strikes Again (2011 Remaster)
Asleep (2011 Remaster)

The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982. The band consisted of vocalist Morrissey, guitarist Johnny Marr, bassist Andy Rourke and drummer Mike Joyce. Critics have called them the most important alternative rock band to emerge from the British independent music scene of the 1980s.Q magazine's Simon Goddard argued in 2007 that The Smiths were "the one truly vital voice of t ...