Andy Rourke

Classically Smiths Shows Cancelled

UPDATE: And just like that, they're done. The production company has cancelled the Classically Smiths shows that were just announced yesterday after both Andy Rourke…
James Rettig | January 23, 2018 - 10:23 am

Andy Rourke Says He’s Not Involved In The Orchestral Smiths Concerts

Earlier today, it was revealed that three former Smiths members -- Mike Joyce, Craig Gannon, and Andy Rourke -- would apparently be reuniting for a…
James Rettig | January 22, 2018 - 2:22 pm

Smiths Members’ Reunion Revealed As Orchestral Concerts

If you can't get Morrissey and Johnny Marr to participate in your Smiths reunion, maybe a whole orchestra will make a decent substitute. Maybe that's…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2018 - 11:09 am

Smiths Bandmates Tease Collab

With Morrissey involved, the idea of a Smiths reunion ever happening is basically laughable. But if you cut Morrissey out ... maybe it's possible? Smiths…
Peter Helman | January 20, 2018 - 11:23 am

Dolores O’Riordan’s D.A.R.K. Bandmate Andy Rourke Shares Statement

Yesterday, we found out that the Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan had died suddenly. In 2016, O'Riordan formed a new band called D.A.R.K. with former Smiths bassist…
Peter Helman | January 16, 2018 - 7:57 pm

Hear An Unearthed Demo From Pre-Smiths Band Freak Party

Before Johnny Marr and Andy Rourke formed the Smiths with Morrissey and Mike Joyce, they played in a funk band called Freak Party. And, as…
Peter Helman | October 22, 2016 - 5:44 pm

D.A.R.K. – “Gunfight”

D.A.R.K., the new supergroup that features Cranberries frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan and former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke, are getting ready to release their debut album Science
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2016 - 1:13 pm

D.A.R.K. – “Loosen The Noose”

Last month, we found out that Cranberries leader Dolores O'Riordan, former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke, and New York producer Olé Koretsky had gotten together to…
James Rettig | April 8, 2016 - 9:58 am

Smiths Bassist & Cranberries Singer Are D.A.R.K.

A chance meeting between the Cranberries frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan and former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke resulted in the serendipitous formation of a new band called…
Peter Helman | March 24, 2016 - 11:36 pm

Watch James Franco’s “This Charming Man” Video From His Smiths-Inspired Album/Film Let Me Get What I Want

Wrap your head around this one: James Franco and his fellow RISD conceptual art MFA student Tim O'Keefe have a band called Daddy, and they're…
Chris DeVille | November 11, 2014 - 5:28 pm

Johnny Marr Plays Fallon, Plans Autobiography, Joins Spider-Man 2 Supergroup With Pharrell

Johnny Marr's headlining tour hits NY this weekend, and in advance of the concert he returned to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon yesterday to perform…
Scott Lapatine | November 16, 2013 - 7:24 pm

Tokyo Police Club – “Breakneck Speed (Andy Rourke Remix)”

Yes, it's that Andy Rourke, bassist for the Smiths, who put together this remix. Rourke hosts a show called Jetlag on East Village Radio, and…
jessica | June 18, 2010 - 2:08 pm
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