The Smiths Indeed play the music of The Smiths (1982-1987) 
"The Smiths Indeed are a brilliant tribute to The Smiths." (i-D Magazine)
"An evening of pure nostalgia and skillful reminiscence." (The Sprout)
"They [...] come closest to recreating the band musically and vocally."
(LA Rock Music Examiner) 

"A night of reminiscing that would be hard to beat [...] both musically and image wise." (Nigel Jones, Manchester)
"Transported back to the 80s! Fantastic night." (Steve Armstrong, Newcastle) 
"It was an awesome experience. Had a great time dancing." (Teresa Soroka, New York)


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2016 - Smiths/Morrissey Convention (Los Angeles) 

On 9 & 10 April 2016, The Smiths Indeed played two big concerts at the annual Smiths/Morrissey Convention in Los Angeles.
Morrissey's drummer Spencer Cobrin & Morrissey's nephew Sam Esty Rayner were in attendance.
LA Weekly devoted a photo report to the event.
A YouTube playlist with highlights and an interview also appeared.
For the past 10…

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2016 - The Queen Is Dead 30th Anniversary Tour 

In 2016, we will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of The Queen Is Dead on tour in the UK, Europe and North America.

New dates are added regularly on our tour page. Requests, suggestions and invitations are welcome indeed.

2015 - final show of the tour & beyond 

The Smiths played their final ever live show at Brixton Academy on 12 December 1986. Our final show of 2015 is also on 12 December. It's at The Button Factory in Dublin. Tickets are available at the box office or via Here's a review by Finn O'Reilly of the last time we played in Dublin, in May (via

10 December also marks the 10th anniversary of The Smiths Indeed's first live show, at cosy Bar Bia in Glasgow. What happened next went beyond our wildest fantasies. It's been…Read more

2015 - Meat Is Murder 30th Anniversary Tour (part two) 

Spring sprung sprightly. Fall follows fondly. The Smiths Indeed continue to celebrate the 30th anniversary on tour here:
  • Saturday 24 September - NEWCASTLE, The Cluny
  • Friday 9 October - HULL, Fruit 
  • Friday 16 October - LIVERPOOL, Arts Club
  • Saturday 7 November - LONDON, The Garage
  • Saturday 28 November - CARDIFF, Clwb Ifor Bach
  •  Saturday 12 December - DUBLIN, The Button Factory
Full info & tickets on our tour page. 2016 dates will follow. Scotland fans, European fans, we hear you.Read more

2015 - Meat Is Murder 30th Anniversary tour 

On 11 February 1985, Meat Is Murder was released and went to number 1 in the UK album charts.  
The Smiths Indeed are celebrating the 30th anniversary on tour here:
  • Thursday 12 February - KINGSTON UPON THAMES, Old Slang
  • Thursday 19 February - CHESTER, Telford's Warehouse
  • Saturday 21 February - CARDIFF, Clwb Ifor Bach
  • Saturday 7 March - WORCESTER, Huntingdon Hall
  • Friday 20 March - LONDON, The Jazz Cafe Camden
  • Saturday 21 March - BRIGHTON, Concorde 2
  • Friday 24 April - BRISTOL, The Tunnels
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