Known in recent years for work with Modest Mouse and The Cribs, the legendary former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has been hard at work on a new type of project: a solo album called "The Messenger." Boasting 12 tracks, the album is written and produced by Marr alone, who also supplies the vocals and guitar. Today, NME.com has released a video for "Upstart," the fourth track on the album. Give it a listen below:
"The Messenger" is due out on Feb. 26.
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