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Marr: 'English Can't Get Over Beatles' Split'

British rock bands try to copy THE BEATLES, because as a nation they have never got over the Fab Four's split, according to rocker JOHNNY MARR. The MODEST MOUSE guitarist was previously co-founder and guitarist...

Smiths Legend Tops Us Charts With Modest Mouse

Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has entered the American album charts at number one with the band Modest Mouse.Marr, who only joined the popular US band after they advertised for a 'Johnny Marr-sounding guitarist', has...

By on 30 March 2007

Former Smiths Guitarist Marr Slams Smiths 'Soap Opera'

Former THE SMITHS guitarist JOHNNY MARR is sick of the "soap opera" journalists attach to the eighties rock group. Marr is astonished there is still talk of a Smiths reunion 20 years after the group...

Hawkins Aims For Eurovision

Former THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS is one of six acts competing to represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest later this year (07). Hawkins, who quit the British rockers last year (06) after...

Morrissey Ruled Out Of Eurovision

Former Smiths singer Morrissey will not be involved with this year's Eurovision Song Contest, the BBC has confirmed.He had been in talks to help write a track for the competition after he was approached following...

By on 23 February 2007

Morrissey Says 'No' To Eurovision

LATEST: British singer MORRISSEY has withdrawn from negotiations to write the UK entry for this year's (07) Eurovision Song Contest citing timing difficulties. In January (07), the former SMITHS frontman expressed great interest in contributing...

Morrissey Has Grave Marked Out

Morbid musician MORRISSEY has already marked out the spot where he wants to be buried - next to late punk idol JOHNNY RAMONE. The former SMITHS frontman picked his designated spot after a long search...

Morrissey Turns Animal Rescuer

British singer MORRISSEY moonlights as an animal saviour - he rescues sick squirrels he sees lying by the side of the road. The former THE SMITHS frontman urges other animal lovers to check squirrels...

Morrissey Photo Exhibition Opens In New York

A new photo exhibition documenting the legendary loyalty of MORRISSEY fans has opened in New York City. US photographer RYAN MCGINLEY spent nearly two years following former SMITHS star when he toured the US, UK...

Cocker To Write Eurovision Song?

JARVIS COCKER has volunteered to write a future UK entry for the Eurovision Song Contest - but refuses to go up against MORRISSEY, who is in talks to pen his own song for the competition....

Morrissey For Eurovision?

Morrissey, the former Smiths singer, is currently in talks to write the UK's entry for this year's Eurovision song contest.The BBC has confirmed that he was approached after a number of remarks he made about...

By on 10 January 2007

Morrissey To Write UK Eurovision Song?

British singer MORRISSEY is in talks to write the UK entry for the Eurovision Song Contest later this year (07). The former SMITHS frontman is a fan of the critically-panned competition. A BBC spokesman says,...

Morrissey Wants An Honour

Singer MORRISSEY accepts he has wrecked his chances of being honoured by QUEEN ELIZABETH II - but he insists he is more deserving of a title than many recipients. The former SMITHS frontman distanced himself...

Attenborough Beats Singers For Living Icon Award

Acclaimed naturalist Sir David Attenborough has been named as Britain's greatest living icon after coming ahead of Sir Paul McCartney and Morrissey in a nationwide poll.The three men had been named on the final shortlist...

By on 17 December 2006

Attenborough Wins Icon Award

SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH was named Britain's Greatest Living Icon yesterday (16DEC06) after viewers voted for the British naturalist on the BBC's THE CULTURE SHOW. The veteran broadcaster beat former THE SMITHS frontman MORRISSEY and former...

Wilson Fury At Morrissey

Music mogul TONY WILSON has launched a blistering attack on pop star MORRISSEY, calling him a nasty human being. Wilson, who managed NEW ORDER and HAPPY MONDAYS, is not happy at the former THE...

Mccartney Britain's Greatest Living Icon?

Former BEATLE SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is down to the final three in a search for Britain's greatest living icon. MCCartney is up against ex-SMITHS frontman MORRISSEY and veteran broadcaster SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH for the accolade,...

Attenborough Fights Singers For Living Icon Award

Acclaimed naturist Sir David Attenborough will go head to head with Sir Paul McCartney and Morrissey to be named as Britain's greatest living icon.The three men have been named on the final shortlist of three...

By on 02 December 2006

'Diva' Morrissey Blasted By Support Act The Dears

Canadian rockers THE DEARS have slammed MORRISSEY for behaving like a diva on their recent US tour together. The band's guitarist PATRICK KRIEF was upset by Morrissey's behaviour and now wishes he had never met...

Razorlight: 'We're Better Than Morrissey'

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL believes his band are better than legendary rocker MORRISSEY, after the incredible response they received at this year's (06) V Festival. Both Razorlight and the former THE SIMTHS star headlined the...

Morrissey To Write For Morricone Spectacular?

MORRISSEY is in negotiations with film composer ENNIO MORRICONE to write and sing a segment for the Italian music legend's upcoming classical spectacular in New York. Morricone supplied string arrangements on the former SMITHS star's...

Morrissey To Write For Morricone Spectacular?

MORRISSEY is in negotiations with film composer ENNIO MORRICONE to write and sing a segment for the Italian music legend's upcoming classical spectacular in New York. Morricone supplied string arrangements on the former SMITHS star's...

Primal Scream Rock Free Myspace Gig

PRIMAL SCREAM are performing for free in London tonight (31AUG06) in the first of a series of rock concerts staged by online networking phenomenon MySpace. Users of the site - who previously signed on to...

Morrissey Blasts Bush And Blair

Outspoken singer MORRISSEY has launched a stinging attack on both US President GEORGE W BUSH and British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR for their aggressive foreign policies. Headlining England's V Festival in Weston Park, Stafford on...

Three Festival Fans Die In Car Crash

Three music fans on their way home from the V Festival in Chelmsford, England, were killed in a car crash early this morning (21AUG06). According to police, the vehicle was carrying six people in their...

Festival Crackdown Prompts 80 Arrests

A huge police crackdown on drug offences has seen more than 80 UK festival-goers arrested in Stafford this weekend (19-20AUG06). In all, 1,350 officers were deployed at the Weston Park leg of the V Festival,...

Morrissey Slams UK Radio

Morose crooner MORRISSEY has slammed UK radio stations for refusing to give his latest tracks enough air time. The former THE SMITHS singer headlined Britain's two-day V Festival in Chelmsford and Stafford at the weekend...

Morrissey Hits Back In Tv Presenter Feud

Outspoken British singer MORRISSEY has hit back at British television presenter RICHARD MADELEY, who labelled him a "puffed-up-prat" and "vain glorious strutting humbug". Madeley used his column in the British newspaper the Saturday Express to...

Morrissey Snubs Baldwin Film

Former THE SMITHS frontman MORRISSEY has turned down the chance to appear alongside ALEC BALDWIN in a forthcoming Hollywood movie, because he is convinced he has no acting talent. Despite being tempted by the role,...

Taylor Named Top 'Wuss'

Folk-rocker JAMES TAYLOR has been named the biggest 'wuss' ever by Blender magazine. The sensitive songwriter was slammed in the magazine's August (06) issue for initiating "an era of confessional, listen-to-my-troubles singer/songwriters and turn(ing) self-examination...

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