Categories
Celebrities

Andrew Marr on life after his stroke: My family were told to prepare for worst

The broadcaster had “stupidly ignored” two mini-strokes then tackled a rowing machine target more suited to a young professional athlete. Andrew, 62, who began work for radio company Global earlier this year after 21 years at the BBC, said: “It was something like to row five miles in 40 minutes or whatever it might be. […]

Categories
Business

Johnny Marr explains the unique brilliance of George Harrison

(Credit: Bent Rej/Wikimedia) Music Fri 6th May 2022 21.30 BST In the grand scheme of things, Johnny Marr’s work with The Smiths was a fleeting passage in his career. He may have crafted some of the most iconic riffs of the 1980s indie scene, but the Jaguar-wielding guitarist has also played for the likes of […]

Categories
Showbiz

Laura Kuenssberg replaces Andrew Marr on Sunday Morning show ‘It’s an honour’

BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg will put her years of experience on the BBC to use on BBC One’s Sunday Morning show from September. She took to social media to announce the news and share her excitement about taking over from Sophie Raworth, who currently helms the show after Andrew Marr stepped away from the early […]

Categories
Entertainment

Marr hits the mark with ‘Fever Dreams Pts 1-4’

The Mancunian indie rock guitar star has worked with everyone from Bernard Sumner to Nile Rodgers via Black Grape, and his musical range here is just as wide. The album kicks off with Spirit, Power And Soul, a huge, surging slice of rapturous electro gospel powered by a driving dance beat. Johnny’s guitar parts are […]

Categories
Business

Johnny Marr: ‘When I play Smiths songs I experience this huge wave of elation’ | Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr calls himself “a lifer”. It’s a fair description of someone who started playing guitar in bands aged 13, founded the Smiths at 19, departed the band five years later, and went on to become an integral part of the sound of the Pretenders, Electronic, Modest Mouse and the Cribs. Latterly, Marr has contributed […]

Categories
Celebrities

Inside Andrew Marr’s new job: Where is Andrew Marr now? Ex-BBC star’s new role

ANDREW MARR, one of the BBC’s presenting juggernauts, departed from the broadcaster following a 21-year career in late 2021. Express.co.uk has explored his new job as he sets up at several very different roles. Read more here Daily Express :: Celebrity News Feed

Categories
UK

BBC replace Andrew Marr with Sophie Raworth for flagship Sunday morning show

Sophie Raworth has been announced as the interim presenter of BBC One’s flagship Sunday morning programme as Andrew Marr leaves the broadcaster. Read more here Daily Express :: UK Feed

Categories
Life Style

Andrew Marr net worth: The presenter’s impressive fortune after leaving the BBC

ANDREW MARR announced he is leaving the BBC after 21 years. But what is his net worth? Read more here Daily Express :: Life Feed Read More

Categories
UK

BBC’s Andrew Marr resigns after 21 years: Huge blow as licence fee row explodes

ANDREW MARR is leaving the BBC after 21 years at the broadcaster, amid a backdrop of the simmering licence fee row. Read more here Daily Express :: UK Feed

Categories
UK

Have your say! BBC crisis as Andrew Marr quits – Huge divide over political giant’s exit

ANDREW MARR has left the BBC – and it has sparked a furious debate. Read more here Daily Express :: UK Feed