Morrissey announces UK tour

January 12, 2015 in Events, News

Everyone’s favourite LA-based Mancunian miserablist will be playing seven arena dates in March, fans will doubtless be delighted to hear… Tags: , ,

Paul Weller

Paul Weller to tour the UK’s ‘often missed’ venues

December 3, 2014 in News

Iconic songwriter Paul Weller announces he will embark on a 2015 tour of the UK’s ‘often missed’ towns and cities… Tags: , , , ,

Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr to collaborate with Hans Zimmer on next album

October 11, 2014 in News

Johnny Marr’s next solo album is set to see the former guitarist for The Smiths collaborate with composer Hans Zimmer… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Smiths

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame nominations announced

October 9, 2014 in News

The nominees for 2015 induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame have been announced – public voting now… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


Morrissey alleged to have been dropped

August 10, 2014 in News

It has been reported that Morrissey has been dropped by Harvest Records, following the release of his most recent album… Tags: , ,

Wild Smiles

Introducing… Wild Smiles

May 21, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Winchester’s Wild Smiles are purveyors of the sort of noise-pop that’s bound to leave a wide grin on your face… Tags: , , , , ,


Morrissey biopic in the works

May 11, 2014 in News

Oscar-nominated film company Honlodge Productions have confirmed that a biopic of the outspoken former Smiths frontman is currently in development… Tags: , , ,


Morrissey’s new album is ‘None Of Your Business’

March 8, 2014 in News

Morrissey has revealed that the title of his 10th studio album will be ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’… Tags: , , , , ,


Morrissey announces surprise live guests

February 13, 2014 in News

Sir Tom Jones and Sir Cliff Richard are to open for two of Morrissey’s shows on his 25-date US tour… Tags: , , , ,


Big mouth strikes again

January 5, 2014 in News

Morrissey’s been all over the headlines for his outspoken views on carnivores – and the revelation that he’s writing a… Tags: , ,

Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr to release autobiography

November 15, 2013 in News

The former Smiths guitarist has confirmed he intends to follow the lead of his ex-songwriting partner by writing his autobiography… Tags: , ,


Big Heart by Ski Lodge (Album)

September 11, 2013 in Music Reviews

Fans of the movement back towards heartfelt, achingly catchy indie-pop are in for a treat with Ski Lodge’s ‘Big Heart’… Tags: , , ,


Merchandise UK tour kicks off today

August 17, 2013 in News

Merchandise begin their UK tour today, with frontman Carson Cox claiming the Florida post-hardcore group have become a ‘different band’… Tags: , ,

Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr rules out Smiths reunion

August 10, 2013 in News

The former Smiths guitarist suggests that those still hoping the 80s indie legends will reunite should find themselves a hobby… Tags: , ,


Morrissey taken to hospital

January 27, 2013 in News

Morrissey has been forced to cancel a number of US tour dates, after being hospitalised with a suspected bladder infection… Tags: ,

Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr solo LP announced

November 6, 2012 in News

The first solo effort from the former Smiths guitarist will be available from February next year, it has been announced… Tags: , , ,

Rhyming Dictionary

Good Rhymes Bad Rhymes

June 3, 2012 in Features

Ten great lyrical couplets that have inspired, stimulated and entertained us over the years… and ten that sadly have not!… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,



May 20, 2012 in Heroes

Born: Steven Patrick Morrissey, 22 May 1959 in Davyhulme, Lancashire, UK Website: Associated acts: The Smiths, The Nosebleeds, Slaughter… Tags: , , ,


Morrissey and Marr: the not so severed alliance?

April 12, 2012 in News

Morrissey announces his one UK gig for 2012, while Johnny Marr has been discussing the possibility of a Smiths reunion… Tags: , , ,