Last year saw Johnny Marr return with his new solo album Call The Comet, and bring the tour to New York back in October for a performance at Irving Plaza. Marr is still touring in support of the album and kicked off his new North American leg of the tour on May 1st with a performance in New Jersey at The Wellmont Theater.



With no opener, this was simply an evening with Johnny Marr, allowing the guitarist plenty of time to weave between his solo material and many of The Smiths’ classics such as “Bigmouth Strikes Again,” “How Soon Is Now,” “There Is A Light That Never Goes Out,” and “This Charming Man,” which was the first time he’s ever played it in the States solo (as well as the second time ever). His setlist also included covers of Electric’s “Getting Away With It” and “Get the Message.”

Find a full gallery of photos from his performance at The Wellmont Theater below, along with the setlist.

Johnny Marr setlist:

1. The Tracers
2. Bigmouth Strikes Again (The Smiths song)
3. Armatopia
4. Day In Day Out
5. New Dominions
6. Hi Hello
7. The Headmaster Ritual (The Smiths song)
8. Walk Into the Sea
9. How Soon Is Now? (The Smiths song)
10. Getting Away With It (Electronic cover)
11. Hey Angel
12. Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me (The Smiths song)
13. Spiral Cities
14. Get the Message (Electronic cover)
15. Easy Money
16. This Charming Man (The Smiths song)

Encore:

17. Rise
18. Bug
19. There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (The Smiths song)
20. You Just Haven’t Earned It Yet, Baby (The Smiths song)

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