Johnny Marr on Ed O’Brien ‘He Ain’t Not Heavy, He’s My Brother’
Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr recently posted the picture above on his Facebook page with the following message: ‘Ed O’Brien’s Live World. Radiohead Stage Right. Texas 2012. He Ain’t Not Heavy, He’s My Brother. J”.
Ed O’Brien is playing one of Johnny Marr’s New Fender Jaguar Signature Guitars on The King Of Limbs Tour.
Ed actually used one of Johnny’s guitars during the In Rainbows recording sessions. Radiohead’s track Knives Out pays homage The Smiths.
In Other News..
Radiohead was picketed by Westboro Baptist ‘Church’ on Sunday evening at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO. The WBC said on their website they would be protesting the show and described Radiohead as “Freak monkey’s with mediocre tunes”.
More shows added in France. There were three new tour dates added this morning for dates in October.
Radiohead perform again tonight in Broomfield, Colorado.