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Report: The Smiths close to reunion

24 October 2008 4:12 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Tabloid reports have claimed that The Smiths are considering reuniting for the Coachella music festival. The 1980s indie band, which featured Morrissey, Johnny Marr, Andy Rourke and Mike Joyce, have been offered £2.8 million by organisers, according to The Sun. Morrissey has repeatedly ruled out the idea of reforming the group during interviews, once claiming: "I'd rather eat my own testicles than reform The Smiths - and that's saying something coming from a vegetarian." Rifts between the group developed further in 1996 when Joyce successfully sued Marr and Morrissey for unpaid royalties. (more) »

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