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The Fall’s Mark E. Smith gets a huge new mural outside a Prestwich chip...

Mark E Smith is to be immortalised in a huge new mural in his hometown of Prestwich - on the wall of a chip...

Manchester has a new tribute to The Fall’s Mark E Smith

A new tribute to The Fall's Mark E Smith has appeared in the city's Northern Quarter. The permanent tribute to the star, who passed away...

Brix Smith Start pays tribute to “poet, punk, mad bastard” Mark E Smith at...

Brix Smith Start, the former Fall member and Mark E Smith‘s ex-wife, has paid tribute to the late cult icon at the VO5 NME Awards 2018. Smith Start was...
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Mark E Smith’s family confirm cause of death

Mark E Smith died after battling terminal cancer, his family have confirmed in a new statement. The Fall frontman and cult icon passed away in January...
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Mark E Smith’s wake reportedly turned into a brawl

The wake held for late Fall frontman Mark E Smith reportedly descended into a brawl this week. The singer passed away in January at the age...
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“I survived a Mark E. Smith interview”: one NME writer’s unique experience with the...

The scene: Filthy McNasty’s pub in Islington, around 1996. A selection of pop and indie rock glitterati of the age have been gathered for...

Watch Alex Turner, Miles Kane and Johnny Marr perform a brilliant cover of The...

Mark E. Smith, frontman and leader of cult post-punk band The Fall, died aged 60 yesterday morning (January 24). The news was announced by...

NME’s last ever interview with Mark E. Smith was a rip-roaring rant on class,...

NME last sat down for a quick chat with Mark E. Smith in February 2015. Journalist Jon Bennett caught up with the Fall frontman...
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Read The Fall’s Brix Smith Start’s tribute to “first love” Mark E Smith

Brix Smith Start, the former Fall member and Mark E Smith's ex-wife, has paid tribute to the late cult icon following news of his...