Don't bother asking for Smiths songs...

JOHNNY MARR AND THE HEALERS have announced they will play two UK dates next month.

The ex-Smiths guitarist, and his band, who include Ringo Starr’s son Zak Starkey on drums, former Kula Shaker star Alonsa Bevan playing the bass, released debut album ‘Boomslang’ last month.

The tour dates are:

Manchester University (April 2)

London ULU (3)

To get tickets:

[url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.