The Smiths’ songwriters Morrissey and Johnny Marr were influenced by a wide range of acts that included early rock n’roll, soul, art-rock, glam, punk and folk. This one hour playlist is a sample of their respective and shared inspirations. Press ‘Play All’ to enjoy an eclectic playlist that takes in Dusty Springfield and the New York Dolls.

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