About How Soon Is Now? Sire Records chief Seymour Stein called it the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ of the Eighties, while co-writer Johnny Marr described it as possibly our most enduring record. It’s most people’s favourite, I think. Despite its prominent place in The Smiths' repertoire, however, it is not generally considered to be representative of the band’s style. Although a club favourite, How Soon Is Now? did not chart as well as writers Morrissey and Marr had expected.
How Soon Is Now?" is a song by the English rock band the Smiths, written by singer Morrissey and guitarist Johnny Marr. Belatedly released as a single in the UK in 1985, it reached No. 24 on the UK Singles Chart. When re-released in 1992, it reached No. 16.
Features Song Lyrics for The Smiths's How Soon Is Now? album. Well I Wonder Lyrics. 2. How Soon Is Now? Lyrics. The Smiths Lyrics provided by SongLyrics.
Complete your The Smiths collection. I have this single myself and there is no reference to New Zealand anywhere on the sleeve or the label. The only reference to a country is on the back cover which states "249 Pitt Street, Sydney".
The Smiths had difficulty playing this song live. Marr, in particular, struggled to recreate the guitar effect in concert. Bassist, Andy Rourke, called it "the bane of The Smiths' live career. Unlike many British acts, The Smiths hadn't made any music videos. By 1985, MTV was very popular in America and a key to promoting songs to a young audience, so Jeff Ayeroff, who was in charge of video promotion at Warner Music, parent to The Smith's US label Sire, commissioned a video.
Album: Hatful of Hollow (1984). Translations: Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish. How Soon Is Now? I am the son and the heir. Of a shyness that is criminally vulgar. Of nothing in particular. You, shut your mouth! How can you say. I go about things the wrong way. I am Human and I need to be Loved. Translations of "How Soon Is Now?" English → Arabic - Guest.
How Soon Is Now? Artist: The Smiths. Album: The Sound of The Smiths (Deluxe), 2008. Provided to YouTube by Warner Music Group. How Soon Is Now? (2011 Remastered Version) · The Smiths. 1984 Warner Music UK Ltd.
How Soon Is Now? is a 1984 song written by Morrissey and Johnny Marr and first released by their band The Smiths. Johnny Marr described it as possibly our most enduring record. It’s most people’s favourite, I think, however, it is not generally considered to be representative of the band’s style. This Charming Man. The Smiths. What Difference Does It Make? The Smiths.
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