The smiths reunion tour 2017
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Three members of legendary Manchester band The Smiths appear to be planning something musical, and fans are wondering what it could mean. Fans of legendary Manchester band The Smiths are abuzz - after a massive hint was dropped that a musical reunion with three original bandmates WILL happen this year. The Smiths drummer Mike Joyce posted an image on his Twitter page on Friday night that set social media alight. But the fact there's a date on the image has led to hopes it will mean live dates with the three music men. Rourke and Joyce were original members of the band alongside Morrissey and Marr, while Gannon joined in and became known as the fifth member of the iconic band. The Smiths broke up in , but their music recorded over a five-year period in Manchester made them one of the most influential bands of the decade. Our communication ended, and things went back to how they were and how I expect they always will be.
Please refresh the page and retry. Bassist Andy Rourke issued a statement on Monday claiming that he hadn't given permission to be involved in the event, and wouldn't be taking part. He continued: "The parties involved were advised of this on multiple occasions prior to them going to press. Any quotes by Andy Rourke that were attributed in any press materials in regards to the Classically Smiths project were not provided, authorised or otherwise approved by him or his representatives. Manchester Evening News reports that the concerts have now been cancelled. F ormer Smiths drummer Mike Joyce, bassist Andy Rourke and second guitarist Craig Gannon will be teaming up with the Manchester Camerata Orchestra to deliver classic Smiths songs "as you have never heard [them] before. Manchester Camerata Orchestra is no stranger to pop collaborations.
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But are fans getting carried away with notions of The Smiths getting back together? - Was it possible? A Smiths reunion in the offing?