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Pixies Announce Fall Tour

<i>Photo by Jay Blakesberg</i><p>Pixies have been on the road since last year in support of their catalog, which now includes the recently released <i>Indie Cindy</i>. Now, they've added a second leg to their tour that sees them returning to North America after finishing up a round of dates in Europe. Check out the …

Morrissey's Tour Launch Features New Songs, Stage-Invading Fans

Moz returns to the Bay Area after six consecutive canceled shows and delivers<p>From the moment Morrissey announced his 2014 North American tour dates …

Morrissey

Morrissey Soundtracks New PETA Video, to Be Presented on His Upcoming Tour

Morrissey's 55th birthday is coming up on May 22, and to mark the occassion, he has quite unsurprisingly teamed up with PETA for an animated video piece. Soundtracked by his 1992 song "I Know It's Gonna Happen Someday", the heart-breaking video follows the life of an adorable baby chick on a …

The Afghan Whigs Play "Matamoros" on "Letterman", Expand Tour

The Afghan Whigs were on last night's episode of "The Late Show With David Letterman", where they played "Matamoros" from the recently released <i>Do to the Beast</i>, their first album in 16 years. Watch a video below. They also added a few dates to their current tour, and you can check out the full …

Morrissey’s Apartheid Shame

A fellow teacher approached me after the weekly timetables had been handed out on Monday at the language school where I work part-time in Istanbul. …

Morrissey’s band wears “Fuck Harvest” t-shirt, former label responds by selling their own knockoffs

<i>Photo by Imagem do Som via Facebook</i><p>Monday evening, Morrissey returned to the stage for the first time since rather publicly parting ways with his …

You’ve Got Everything Now, Including The Chance To Buy Merchandise From Morrissey’s Online Shop

Morrissey inspired countless teenagers of the ’80s, ’90s, and today to stop eating meat, mope in their bedrooms, and adopt a Wildean sense of humor that could be alienating to their parents and their non-Morrissey-infected peers. But while waiting to overhear a stranger singing under his or her …

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Harvest records start selling Morrissey's anti-Harvest T-shirts

Morrissey’s former record label have begun selling the same T-shirts he used to protest his departure. Two days after the singer’s band appeared on stage wearing FUCK HARVEST T-shirts, Harvest Records have started offering identical garments in their online shop.<p>The newest chapter in the …

Morrissey has been undergoing cancer treatment: ‘If I die, then I die’

Morrissey has told El Mundo newspaper via the Morrissey-Solo message board that he has received treatment for cancer. In response to the questions, …

Cancer

What would a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction mean for The Smiths?

Earlier this month, The Smiths’ former members didn’t have much reason to be happy. Guitarist Johnny Marr released his second solo album, <i>Playland—</i>and …

Watch Morrissey perform 'The Bullfighter Dies' on Italian TV

Morrissey’s upcoming tour dates are:<p>OCTOBER<br>13 Rome Atlantico<br>14 Rome Atlantico<br>16 Milan Teatro Linear4ciak<br>17 Bologna Paladozza<br>19 Pescara Palasport …

Morrissey Has The Morrissey-iest Things To Say About Undergoing Cancer Treatment

<b>Morrissey</b> in the middle of a European tour and while talking to the Spanish newspaper El Mundo (via The Guardian) about his music and shows, he let …

Watch Morrissey Play Italy’s Gazebo In His First TV Appearance Of The Year

In a recent True-To-You missive, Morrissey said that he hadn’t received a single talk-show invitation, to talk <i>or</i> perform, all year, from any media …

Talk Shows

Why do LA’s Mexican Americans love Morrissey?

It’s a musical phenomenon that is as embedded in the Mexican-American culture of East Los Angeles as bean and cheese burritos: Morrissey, lead singer …

Morrissey Says He's Received Cancer Treatments

Morrissey has received a series of cancer treatments, he revealed in an interview with Spanish newspaper <i>El Mundo</i> (via <i>The Guardian</i>). "They have scraped cancerous tissues four times already, but whatever," he said. "If I die, then I die. And if I don’t, then I don’t. Right now I feel good. I am aware …

Morrissey Hints at Cancer Scare: 'If I Die, Then I Die'

"They have scraped cancerous tissues four times already, but whatever," former Smiths singer says<p>It's been a rough year for Morrissey, as the laconic …

Morrissey

Morrissey Reveals He's Been Treated for Cancer: 'If I Die, Then I Die'

British rocker Morrissey has battled cancer, he revealed to a Spanish newspaper.<p>“They have scraped cancerous tissues four times already, but …

Cancer

RSDBF '14 Special Release: The Ramones - Morrissey Curates The Ramones

Morrissey, being a big Ramones fan, particularly of the early years, had always wanted to compile a "best of album and this year he got his wish. …

Morrissey

How Morrissey and Harvest Records Unraveled

When Capitol Music Group chairman/CEO <b>Steve Barnett</b> announced on Jan. 15 that had signed with CMG's Harvest Records, he praised the artist for staying …

Morrissey

Morrissey Says "Several Labels" Looking to Re-Release 'World Peace Is None of Your Business'

Published Oct 24, 2014<p>Morrissey's label woes with Harvest Records may soon be over, as the singer has suggested in his latest blog post that "several …

New Albums

The Cat and Fiddle's Demise Makes Morrissey (and Us) Sad

The Morrissey online zine True to You has the singer's reaction to news that L.A. pub The Cat and Fiddle is closing in December:<p><b>The earth dies</b> …

From The Desk Of The Primitives: When Morrissey Met The Primitives

<b>The Primitives have been invited to guest edit MAGNET this week, so we thought we’d spin right back through memory, as the line from the title track</b> …

Morrissey’s 1984 Single Reviews From Unearthed Smash Hits Are Perfect

Back in October 1984, Morrissey did a feature with British music magazine <i>Smash Hits</i> where he reviewed some popular singles at the time. It was …

North American Paperback of Morrissey's 'Autobiography' Reinstates Censored Passages About Male Relationship

Published Oct 29, 2014<p>Soon after Morrissey's <i>Autobiography</i> came to North America last December, reports emerged that this version had been edited, …

Books

Today’s Music News: Deleted passages about male intimacy restored to Morrissey autobiography

For reasons that the publisher has declined to state, a few sentences on <b>Morrissey</b>‘s intimate relationship with photographer Jake Walters were deleted …

Here’s how we reunite the Smiths: Why Morrissey and Johnny Marr must make the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

<b>(www.wrightphoto.co.uk)</b><p>The public’s yearning to see Morrissey and Marr together again might only be sated with rightful place in rock hall<p>Tony Fletcher<p>November 1, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>Musicians will tell you that nomination into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is the last thing on their mind. Fans will …

Morrissey Collaborators Throw Punches Online Over Tour Cancellation

Guitarist pens screed against tour opener Kristeen Young and former Morrissey producer Tony Visconti, who both refuted Morrissey's reasons for …

Morrissey

Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden Launch Thunderous Joint Tour in Vegas

Trent Reznor proclaims the joint trek his band's last tour "for a long time" on opening night<p>Rock of real ambition and history can never just be …

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