THE SMITHS: Is ‘Panic’ Secretly About Jimmy Savile? | James Hargreaves

Did Morrissey and Johnny Marr of The Smiths write their classic hit 'Panic' about notorious abuser Jimmy Savile?

Songs that Changed Music: The Smiths – How Soon Is Now | Produce Like A Pro

Marr’s haunting, tremolo and sliding guitar part prepares the perfect sonic atmosphere for Morrissey’s angst-ridden lyrics.