There has never been a Smiths cover better than the original. Yet, I always look forward to hearing new versions of "There Is A Light That Never Goes Out." Here, from the new Q CD, is the latest…   Read Story »
On YouTube: BBC3 interprets the story of Easter using tunes by Manchester bands. Jesus (Darren Morfitt) performs "Love Will Tear Us Apart" at the last supper. Tim Booth plays Judas.
In this other…   Read Story »
No, not Jerry Garcia's toilet (sadly still MIA).
But rather I'm referring to Morrissey's sex drive, last seen in the dorm room of William (though, allegedly, it was really nothing). Lyrics on the…   Read Story »
Hear Ringleader Of The Tormentors at MozSpace. He's sorry about those Arctic Monkeys comments, noting the band's meteoritic rise is "just like the Smiths." Or just like Oasis, if you ask Noel…   Read Story »
Leaking, leaking, leaked.
Sufjan Stevens - "Opie's Funeral Song" (MP3 Link Expired)
From Mews Too: An Asthmatic Kitty Compilation
Morrissey - "I Will See You In Far Off Places" (MP3 Link…   Read Story »
CMJ tracked down the tracklist for the upcoming Morrissey CD Ringleader Of The Tormentors.01. I Will See You In Far-Off Places
02. Dear God Please Help Me
03. You Have Killed Me
04. The Youngest Was…   Read Story »
Morrissey's new album has a title (see above) and release date (around 3/21). There's a just-updated studio diary on producer Tony Visconti's site. Photos too.
"Irish Blood English Heart" popped…   Read Story »
First, the post from morrisseymusic.com, then the story behind his shirt..."With all my heart I urge people to vote against George Bush. Jon Stewart would be ideal, but John Kerry is the logical and…   Read Story »
9/29 Washington, D.C. Constitution Hall
10/1 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theatre
10/2 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theatre
10/7 Asbury Park, NJ Paramount Theatre
10/9 New York, NY Radio City Music Hall
10/10…   Read Story »