Johnny Marr downplays The Smiths Hall Of Fame chances


Johnny Marr has downplayed The Smiths’ chances of being among the inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame next year.

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Top 10 essential The Rolling Stones


They’re rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest soap opera. In their 50-year history The Rolling Stones have endured – in spite of deaths, addictions, drug busts, divorces, passing musical fads, personality clashes and the ravages of time – to become a musical institution that generations have adopted as a symbol of ragged rebellion. Ahead of their Australian tour and in case you were ever in need of some reminding of why Jagger, Richards, Watts, Wyman, Wood, Taylor and Jones mattered, MICHAEL HARTT takes us through 10 of their best.

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