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There’s a great funny-because-it’s-true joke in Wayne’s World that captures how the rest of the U.S. views Delaware. Wayne finds himself in front of a green screen in his show’s fancy new studio, and upon being “magically whisked away” to the state, he doesn’t know what to say past, “Hi, I’m in Delaware.” What do… More »

Back when I was first becoming an obsessive music fan, Oasis were big for me. I loved everything: the classic albums, of course, but also the mid-period stuff most people dismiss. As I got older, those last two very underrated albums were special to me, too. I sought out all sorts of Oasis minutiae, from… More »

Long one of rock and roll’s most cantankerous headline makers, the past eighteen months have seen Morrissey refining his troublemaking tactics in new and unforeseen ways. There was the generally well-received but appropriately polemical memoir (issued with winking pomposity on the Penguin Classics imprint, usually reserved for authors of canonical importance), the Jimmy Kimmel/Duck DynastyMore »

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Morrissey V. Canadian Seal Hunt Round 3: Moz Responds To Fisheries Minister’s Response

Canada recently began its annual seal hunt, drawing the passionate ire of many, many animal-rights types, including, unsurprisingly, Morrissey. In one of his characteristic inflammatory…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2014 - 9:04 am

Morrissey’s Not Happy With Canada

It's not a day that ends in Y if Morrissey's not outraged by something and this time it's a whole nation -- in case you…
James Rettig | April 19, 2014 - 6:50 pm

Morrissey World Peace Is None Of Your Business Album Details

Morrissey leaked the excellent title of his forthcoming 10th solo LP, World Peace Is None Of Your Business, early last month. Today, essential fan site…
Michael Nelson | April 11, 2014 - 4:04 pm

Morrissey’s New Album Is Called World Peace Is None Of Your Business

Besides being treated to some of Morrissey’s trademark vitriol regarding hot topics royals and animals, so far this year we’ve heard about the 2013 beef
Chris DeVille | March 7, 2014 - 11:33 am

Morrissey Announces 2014 U.S. Tour

Considering Morrissey's dubious 2013, I'm not entirely confident the man is capable of completing even a multi-leg flight, much less an entire American tour. But…
Michael Nelson | February 13, 2014 - 12:26 pm

Read Morrissey’s Angry Letter About The Royal Family’s Latest Hunting Trip

At this point, I'm fairly certain that the members of the British Royal Family are planning hunting trips specifically to spite Morrissey. This week, Prince…
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2014 - 9:17 am

Morrissey Prepping New Album On New Label

Between constant feuding, frequent tour cancellations due to health problems, and the publication of his autobiography, Morrissey had a big 2013 without releasing any new…
Chris DeVille | January 15, 2014 - 1:24 pm

Morrissey Is Writing A Novel

Late last year, Morrissey published his Autobiography, which seems destined to become a staple of thoughtful-dorm-kid bookshelves, if it isn't one already. Now, Morrissey claim…
Tom Breihan | January 3, 2014 - 9:56 am

The 10 Biggest Music Beefs Of 2013

As time-tested album cycles are discarded and abandoned, so too is an artist's traditional publicity window. In 2013, the best way to stay in the…
Michael Nelson | December 27, 2013 - 11:38 am

Watch Morrissey Play The 2013 Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Last night, Claire Danes hosted the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize Concert Oslo's Spektrum. The show had performances from Omar Souleyman, Mary J. Blige, James Blunt,…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2013 - 9:40 am

Morrissey Albums From Worst To Best

What an enviable position in which Steven Patrick Morrissey finds himself. It is, I dare say, quite privileged, but we'll get back to that. He…
Brad Shoup | December 10, 2013 - 3:46 pm

Homosexual Relationship Edited Out Of Morrissey’s Autobiography In The U.S.

Morrissey’s much-discussed memoir Autobiography came out in Europe first, but now there’s an American edition out. And according to people who have compared the two,…
Tom Breihan | December 4, 2013 - 3:48 pm

Morrissey Blasts President Obama, The Entire Idea Of Thanksgiving

For the non-Americans out there, this is probably all a bit hard to process, but one of our goofiest annual traditions is that every year,…
Tom Breihan | November 27, 2013 - 9:49 am

Ugly Christmas Sweaters From Queens Of The Stone Age, Metallica, Motörhead, And More

Last year we were all amused by the Slayer Christmas sweater, the heaviest and coziest way for your torso to ring in the holidays. Thi…
Scott Lapatine | November 26, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Morrissey Denounces Melissa Bachman, Pippa Middleton, David Cameron In Epic Statement

Recently, Melissa Bachman, who hosts the hunting show Deadly Passion on the somewhat obscure American cable network Pursuit Channel, Tweeted a photo of herself smiling…
Tom Breihan | November 19, 2013 - 8:55 am

Morrissey: “I Am Not Homosexual”

Earlier this week, Morrissey released his long-anticipated Autobiography via Penguin Classics. One section obliquely describes the singer's intimate "whirlwind" relationship with Jake Owen Walters. Via…
Scott Lapatine | October 19, 2013 - 11:05 pm

Morrissey Opens Up, Settles Scores In Autobiography

After some drama surrounding its publication, Morrissey has published his new memoir Autobiography through Penguin Classics, and it's out now in Europe. (He's doing a…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2013 - 9:09 am

Universal Shuts Down Smiths/Peanuts Mashup Tumblr

UPDATE: Via True To You: Morrissey would like to stress that he has not been consulted over any takedown request to remove the Tumblr blog…
Miles Bowe | September 20, 2013 - 10:40 am

Morrissey Halts Autobiography

You're never going to believe this, but Morrissey has canceled something at the 11th hour because of a dispute. In a mere three days, Morrissey…
Tom Breihan | September 13, 2013 - 9:54 am

Morrissey Cancels Remaining Tour Dates

Well doesn't this seem familiar. Morrissey has announced the cancellation of his South American tour due to (as he puts it) lack of funds. With…
Miles Bowe | July 20, 2013 - 3:24 pm
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