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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 @ Radio City Music Hall, NYC 10/10/12

It's been an active October for Morrissey: from quashing Smiths reunion rumors to performing on Fallon to being interviewed by Colbert. And last night, Moz…
Michael Nelson | October 11, 2012 - 3:33 pm

Watch Morrissey On Colbert

The combination of Stephen Colbert and Morrissey is such a stark, extreme contrast between two very different forms of archness that I'm surprised the universe…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2012 - 10:28 am

Watch Morrissey Play Fallon

Last night, Steven Patrick Morrissey brought his inimitable form of middle-aged swagger to the stage at Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, performing a frankly spectacular…
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2012 - 9:06 am

Moz Publicist: The Smiths Are Never Ever Ever Getting Back Together

Yesterday, we told you about how Coachella offered to go vegetarian in exchange for a Smiths reunion at the festival, and then we mentioned a…
Michael Nelson | October 2, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Coachella Offered To Go Vegetarian For Smiths Reunion

Morrissey is pretty well-known as a quote machine at this stage in his career, so it probably won't surprise you that an interesting tidbit about…
Corban Goble | October 1, 2012 - 12:22 pm

Strangeways, Here We Come Turns 25

The Smiths commenced recording their fourth (and ultimately final) full-length knowing the title of the album and little else. Still, the band possessed such a…
Brad Shoup | September 28, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Morrissey Not An Olympics Fan

For most of us, the Olympics are a pretty fun event, heartbreaking Mckayla Maroney vault fuckup or no. People trying really hard at sporting events!
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2012 - 10:30 am

Your Arsenal Turns 20

Having already culminated one legendary career as the voice of the Smiths, and now five years into creating what would eventually become a second legendary…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | July 27, 2012 - 2:58 pm

Morrissey Reveals 2012 US Tour Dates

Morrissey will take a break from wallowing to tour the U.S. this fall, a calendar of dates that includes a gig with Iggy & The…
Corban Goble | June 18, 2012 - 10:16 am

An Update From Label-less Morrissey

Years have gone by and Morrissey is still sitting on a followup for Years Of Refusal with no label to release it, but thankfully thi…
Amrit Singh | June 4, 2012 - 5:54 pm

The 2012 Smiths/Morrissey Convention @ Avalon, Hollywood 4/29/12

Yesterday fans of the Smiths and Morrissey united at the Avalon in Hollywood to celebrate all things Moz. Plenty of pompadours and horn-rimmed glasses filled…
Andrew Youssef | April 30, 2012 - 12:06 pm

Morrissey Easter Egg Found In Google Earth

Well, somebody’s being cute. As the Verge reports, enterprising landscape architect Ste Allan has inserted a pixelated image of Morrissey, in classic Smiths-era recline, o…
Tom Breihan | January 3, 2012 - 10:29 am

Watch Morrissey On Conan

Stephen Patrick Morrissey doesn't make a whole hell of a lot of TV appearances, so each time he appears on the glowing flat thing i…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2011 - 9:04 am

Morrissey @ Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles 11/26/11

Without a new album to promote, Morrissey still easily sold out the Shrine Auditorium in Moz Angeles. The seventeen song set included a handful of…
Andrew Youssef | November 28, 2011 - 11:57 am

Moz Licenses Smiths Tune To UK Dept Store Ad

Morrissey is either getting even more into the Christmas spirit than everyone else, or he's cold getting paid. The man recently licensed a cover versio…
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2011 - 1:57 pm

Morrissey To Tour U.S. And Mexico

Morrissey heads out on tour this fall/winter across the US and Mexico touring an album that he can't seem to find a label for. Surely,…
Corban Goble | September 1, 2011 - 10:08 am

Moz Attacked By Dog

Last we heard from Morrissey, he was covering Lou Reed in Australia. The cat lover has since returned to England where he's getting bitten by…
brandon | July 11, 2011 - 4:16 pm

Glastonbury 2011 In Photos & Video

Beyoncé doesn't normally play festivals, but by all accounts she killed it at Worth Farm last night. After her Glasto headline performance the star told…
Scott Lapatine | June 27, 2011 - 11:31 am

Watch Moz Cover Lou Reed, Play New Tunes In Perth

Yesterday we celebrated The Queen Is Dead's 25th Anniversary. Today we celebrate the live version of new Morrissey song, "The Kid's A Looker," which Moz…
brandon | June 17, 2011 - 9:53 am

Morrissey Completes New LP

Morrissey ended a recent "royal dreading"-themed interview with BBC Radio 4's Front Row by mentioning that his 10th solo album is done, though he doesn't…
brandon | May 9, 2011 - 11:42 am
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