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Classically Smiths Concerts Axed

The Smiths' 'Classically Smiths' concerts have been axed after bassist Andy Rourke denied his involvement and drummer Mike Joyce pulled out.The legendary punk rock group were set to reunite without frontman Morrissey and guitarist Johnny...

The Smiths Reunite - Sort Of - For Classical Concerts

The Smiths are reuniting without Morrissey and Johnny Marr for a series of orchestral concerts.Drummer Mike Joyce, bassist Andy Rourke and occasional guitarist Craig Gannon, have teamed up for the first time in 31 years...

Morrissey Cancels Headline Slot At Kroq Event

Morrissey was forced to cancel his headlining slot at an annual concert. The 'Everyday is Like Sunday' hitmaker axed his latest performance at the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas show in Los Angeles, which was due...

Morrissey Gets Vintage In 'Jacky's Only Happy When She's Up On The Stage' Video

Morrissey goes very retro with the video for his new song 'Jacky's Only Happy When She's Up On The Stage' taken from his recently released eleventh solo studio album 'Low In High School'. It's his...

Morrissey Defends 'Sexual Harassment'

Morrissey believes Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey may have just been making ''a pathetic attempt at courtship'' towards their alleged victims.The 58-year-old singer has refused to condemn the media mogul and the 'House of Cards'...

Morrissey 'Spearheaded' Fluidity

Morrissey thinks he ''spearheaded the movement'' towards sexual and gender fluidity.The 58-year-old singer revealed he identified as humasexual - meaning he is attracted to ''humans'' - in 2013 and he thinks it is ''extraordinary'' the...

Sexual Harassment In Hollywood: Morrissey Defends The Accused

Morrissey has some interesting thoughts on the Hollywood sexual harassment scandal involving the likes of Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey among others. He has managed to anger a lot of people (not for the first...

Morrissey: 'Kevin Spacey Needlessly Attacked'

Morrissey has claimed Kevin Spacey has been ''needlessly attacked'' over an allegation of sexual misconduct.The 58-year-old singer insists it is ''ridiculous'' that the Hollywood actor was replaced in forthcoming film 'All the Money in the...

Morrissey Overlooks Manchester In UK Tour Announcement

The ever-controversial Steven Patrick Morrissey has caused a stir by announcing his first UK tour in three years – but opting to leave out his home city of Manchester.The former Smiths frontman revealed details of...

Morrissey Announces UK Tour

Morrissey has confirmed his first full UK tour in two years in support of his upcoming new album 'Low in High School'.The former Smiths frontman has announced plans to go back on the road in...

Morrissey Ponders The 'Directionless' Youth With 'Low In High School'

Morrissey is back with his first album in three years entitled 'Low In High School' and, as the title suggests it explores the social, political and economical mindsets of today's youth. Of course, the opinionated...

Brandon Flowers 'Idolises' Morrissey

The Killers' Brandon Flowers ''idolises'' Morrissey.The 36-year-old rocker has admitted he has previously embarrassed himself in front of the former Smiths frontman when he was working as a waiter in a Las Vegas restaurant aged...

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...

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