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Morrissey Has Joined Twitter With Some Rather Exciting News

Love him or hate him, Morrissey has finally joined Twitter and his first post was hilariously random. Although, not quite as random as you might of thought when he explained himself a few hours later....

Morrissey Unveils New Single Spent The Day In Bed

Morrissey has made a comeback with new single 'Spent The Day In Bed'.The former Smiths frontman set tongues wagging when he joined Twitter over the weekend, and on Monday night (18.09.17) he took to the...

Brandon Flowers Never Felt Like A Frontman

Brandon Flowers never thought he'd be as good a frontman as Morrissey.The Killers singer was always reluctant to take the mic when the band formed because he idolised the Smiths legend so much and it...

Morrissey Announces New Album

Morrissey is releasing a new album after inking a deal with BMG.The former Smiths frontman is yet to unveil the full track-listing for 'Low in High-School', which is his first studio album since 2014's 'World...

The Smiths Ask Fans To Share The Queen Is Dead Memories

Warner Bros. Records are inviting fans of The Smiths to share their memories of their favourite track from the band's LP 'The Queen Is Dead'.The iconic British punk band's seminal 1986 album - which featured...

Morrissey's Childhood Friend Slams Biopic

Morrissey's childhood friend James Maker has slammed his forthcoming biopic 'England Is Mine' as ''historical fiction''.The 58-year-old rocker's early life will be explored in the upcoming movie but the star's old friend has blasted the...

Russell Brand: Morrissey Is Rude

Russell Brand thinks Morrissey is rude.The 42-year-old comic is friends with the former Smiths singer but thinks his pal can be very abrupt and uses ''weird puns'' to be mean about people.He said: ''There was...

Boy George Sleeps Better Naked

Boy George sleeps better when he's naked.The Culture Club frontman used to ''get dressed up'' to go to bed but ditched his pyjamas after reading an article that suggested he would rest more soundly if...

Morrissey Blasts Judge Judy

Morrissey wanted to ''ram Judge Judy's face into her own spaghetti'' when they had dinner together.The controversial singer was seated next to the fiery TV personality at a dinner in the US and was furious...

Damon Albarn Wants To Be Hologram

Damon Albarn hopes to live on as a hologram after his death.The 49-year-old singer is fascinated by the fact his animated band Gorillaz have recorded with a number of now-deceased stars, including Bobby Womack, Lou...

Morrissey Cancels Texas Gig Amid "Health Concerns"

Veteran indie icon Morrissey has cancelled another gig in his current American tour, pulling out of Wednesday night’s gig in Texas citing “health concerns” after his voice gave out mid-song earlier this week.The ex-Smiths singer,...

Morrissey Cancels Gig Due To 'Health Concerns'

Morrissey was forced to cancel his Texas gig on Wednesday night (12.04.17) due to ''health concerns''.The former Smiths frontman axed his show at the San Antonio's Tobin Centre just two days after his set in...

Morrissey Removes 'Racist' T-shirt From Online Store

The controversial T-shirt is emblazoned with a picture of African-American writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin's face. Morrissey is a known admirer of the beloved novelist, playwright and social critic, but...

Morrissey Under Fire For Selling 'Racist' T-shirts

The controversial T-shirt is emblazoned with a picture of African-American writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin's face. Above the image of Baldwin are lyrics from Morrissey's former band The Smiths' song...

Ok Go Channel Morrissey With Cover Of 'Interesting Drug'

OK Go appeared on 'The Late Late Show With James Corden' this week to play their brand new cover of Morrissey's 1989 single 'Interesting Drug'; a song for which they also released a video earlier...

Morrissey Blames Promoters For U.s. Tour Cancellation

The Panic singer, 57, and his backing band were set to perform in Boulder, Colorado last month (Nov16) when keyboard player Gustavo Manzur fell ill backstage, resulting in the cancellation of the concert...

Morrissey Blames Management For Cancellation Of Us Tour Dates

Morrissey has cancelled the remaining six dates of his U.S. tour, blaming his management for mismanaging the tour’s finances.In a post on fansite True to You, which the singer uses as his official mouthpiece, Morrissey...

George Michael Leads Call For Clampdown On Illegal Pet Trade

The singers are among the stars who have signed a letter to British newspaper The Times demanding U.K. politicians take action against unlicensed breeders and sellers of animals. Citing a new report...

The Smiths To Release Two Unheard Tracks On Vinyl

The Smiths are to release a new vinyl single with two previously unheard tracks.Singer Morrissey's fan site, true-to-you.net, reports that the 7 inch-disc features unreleased versions of 'The Boy With The Thorn In His Side'...

Morrissey Puts U.s. Tour On Hold To Allow Bandmate's Recovery

The former frontman of The Smiths abandoned a gig in Boulder, Colorado earlier this month (Nov16) after bandmate Gustavo Manzur collapsed backstage. He subsequently cancelled three further concerts in Texas. Now Morrissey,...

Morrissey Calls On Car Manufacturers To Use Vegan Leather

The outspoken animal rights campaigner and former frontman of The Smiths wrote a letter to Mary T. Barra, the chair and CEO of General Motors Company (GM), on behalf of organisation People for...

Morrissey Cancels Three Gigs As Sick Bandmate Advised To Rest

The former frontman of The Smiths was due to perform in Dallas, San Antonio, and Houston this week (end20Nov16). However the concerts will not go ahead as keyboardist Gustavo Manzur has been...

Morrissey Cancels Colorado Gig After Bandmember Collapses Backstage

The former frontman of The Smiths was preparing to play at the city's Boulder Theater when his keyboard player Gustavo Manzur, collapsed. According to editors at The Denver Post, the Panic...

Morrissey Cancels Denver Show After Keyboardist Collapses

Morrissey was forced to cancel his concert in Denver on Monday night (14.11.16) after his keyboardist collapsed.The former Smiths star was scheduled to perform a show at the Boulder Theatre in the capital of Colorado,...

Johnny Marr: It Was Amazing Being In The Smiths

Johnny Marr has nothing bad to say about his time in The Smiths.The 58-year-old musician - who was formerly a member of the rock band from their formation in 1982, to their split in 1987...

Johnny Marr: 'Morrissey And I Discussed The Smiths Reunion Plans In 2008'

The pub chat details feature in Marr's upcoming memoir Set the Boy Free, and in an extract published by The Guardian on Monday (31Oct16), the guitarist recalls the reunion was very much in...

Johnny Marr And Morrissey Almost Reformed The Smiths In 2008

Johnny Marr and Morrissey almost reformed The Smiths in 2008.The 58-year-old musician - who was formerly a member of the rock band from their formation in 1982, to their split in 1987 - has revealed...

Morrissey's Bangkok Concert Cancelled After Thai King's Death

King Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away on Thursday (13Oct16) aged 88, sparking a national outpouring of grief. Morrissey had been due to play Bangkok's Moonstar Studios venue next Tuesday (18Oct16), but the concert...

Noel And Liam Gallagher On Manchester Walk Of Fame

Noel and Liam Gallagher are among the names to be honoured on the Manchester Walk of Fame.The famous feuding brothers and former Oasis bandmates make up two of the 20 names to be given a...

Morrissey Launching Pop-up Shop For Animal Charity

The former The Smiths rocker has long been an outspoken advocate for animals, and before he plays to a sold-out crowd at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn next week (begs19SEp16), his MPORIUM merchandise...

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