What was the Smiths last concert?

What was the Smiths last concert?

12 December 1986
On 12 December 1986, The Smiths performed a show at London’s Brixton Academy – little did they know it would be their last “proper” gig. Apart from some TV and radio appearances, the Brixton show marked the last time – to date – that the four members of The Smiths have appeared on stage together.

Are the Smiths 80s?

the Smiths, one of the most popular and critically acclaimed English bands of the 1980s. The original members were lead singer Morrissey (original name Steven Patrick Morrissey; b. May 22, 1959, Manchester, England), guitarist Johnny Marr (original name John Maher; b.

Did the Smiths ever have a Number 1?

The Smiths had two UK Official Album Chart Number 1s, with 1985’s Meat Is Murder, which invented vegetarianism, and Best 1, a compilation released in 1992.

When was there is a light that never goes out released?

1986There Is a Light That Never Goes Out / Released

How many concerts did the Smiths have?

The Smiths has 43 concerts

Date Concert Venue
Oct 15, 1986 The Smiths Wolverhampton Civic Hall
Aug 31, 1986 The Smiths Mesa Amphitheatre
Aug 28, 1986 The Smiths Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre
Aug 15, 1986 Phranc / The Smiths Aragon Ballroom

Do the Smiths still tour?

The Smiths Ltd is currently touring across 1 country and has 7 upcoming concerts. Their next tour date is at Broadcast in Glasgow, after that they’ll be at Rock City in Nottingham. See all your opportunities to see them live below!

Is there is a light that never goes out the best song ever?

NME.COM users have voted ‘There Is A Light That Never Goes Out’ as the greatest ever song by The Smiths. Our readers have been picking their 20 favourite tracks by the legendary Manchester group, and their iconic 1986 song is currently topping the poll.