Johnny Marr to play select live dates with Hans Zimmer in Europe
Marr has worked with Zimmer on the soundtracks to a number of films, including Inception and The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Their most recent collaboration can be heard on the Julianne Moore, Ellen Page gay rights-drama Freeheld. The duo played together at Zimmer's 2014 Hammersmith Apollo shows in 2014 and also at the Inception premiere in 2010.
Zimmer's works are notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. He has received 4 Grammy Awards, 3 Classical Brit Awards, 2 Golden Globes and an Academy Award (1994, Best Original Score for The Lion King)
Marr released his debut solo live album, 'Adrenalin Baby', in October 2015. The 17-track double album documents Marr's live performances over the past three years.
Johnny will be appearing at the following Hans Zimmer Live On Tour 2016 shows:
6th/7th April London UK The SSE Arena, Wembley
20th April Berlin D Mercedes Benz Arena
26th May Manchester UK Manchester Arena
29th May Dublin IR 3 Arena
5th June Orange FR Theatre Antique d’Orange
On playing once more with Zimmer Johnny commented “Playing with Hans is always great, all that great music, and the orchestra. On the stage it goes to another level”.