johnny marr leaves the cribs

Johnny Marr ends collaboration with The Cribs

Ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has ended his long association with Wakefield band The Cribs to focus on solo projects and film soundtracks. Marr has been recording and playing live with The Cribs since 2008, but is thought to have left the band early this year.  In a statement released today, the legendary guitarist said: “I’m […]

Watch: The Cribs release video for ‘Anna’

Wakefield’s finest The Cribs have released a video for ‘Anna’ – a track from their recent album In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull. The video, which pieces together a load of intimate photographs of the band, was directed by the bands hometown friend Martin Creed. Check it out below: The Cribs are currently preparing […]

Watch: The Cribs – ‘Leather Jacket Love Song’ video

The Cribs go back in time for the video for ‘Leather Jacket Love Song’, which features on their upcoming career-spanning singles collection Payola. Watch the video, and see the funny hair-do’s, here: ‘Leather Jacket Love Song’ was recorded in 2010 during the final throes of Johnny Marr’s involvement with the band, and has gone down […]