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Mccartney And Bowie Make Mojo Shortlist

Legendary rockers SIR PAUL McCARTNEY, DAVID BOWIE, ELVIS COSTELLO, MORRISSEY, PRINCE, PAUL WELLER and RAY DAVIES are among the artists in line for a place on the MOJO Honours List - the British magazine's unique...

Marr Reveals Secret Smiths Reunion

JOHNNY MARR has revealed he once tried to reunite the members of THE SMITHS before a court battle in the late 1990s left them bitter. The guitarist, whose departure led to the break-up of...

Good Charlotte's Strange Influences

Punk stars GOOD CHARLOTTE have taken inspiration for their new album from two unusual sources - indie legends THE SMITHS and hip-hop stars N*E*R*D. The BOYS AND GIRLS stars have been exploring their "dark...

Morrissey Blasts Marr For Ruining Smiths Myth

MORRISSEY has slammed former sidekick JOHNNY MARR, blaming him for ruining the legacy of THE SMITHS. The British singer claims guitarist Marr has perpetrated a myth that Morrissey is "a monster" to disguise his...

Morrissey Hits Out At American Idol

Former THE SMITHS frontman MORRISSEY has blasted the makers of hit TV talent show AMERICAN IDOL for turning talentless wannabes into overnight stars. Moody Morrissey - who's preparing to release his first studio album...

Sombre Morrissey Song Triumphs In Misery Poll

A misery-ridden song by eighties band THE SMITHS has been crowned the top tune to compliment a depressed state of mind. The gloomy 1986 track I KNOW IT'S OVER - written by melancholic frontman...

Fan Tries To Buy Smiths Reunion

A superfan of cult rockers THE SMITHS is trying to entice founding members MORRISSEY and JOHNNY MARR to reform by offering them his entire estate in his will if they do. The THIS CHARMING...

Smiths Guitar Up For Auction

Fans of defunct cult British rockers THE SMITHS are busy competing for the bass guitar ANDY ROURKE played all the band's records after he placed it for sale on internet auction site eBAY. The...

Blur Disappointed By Album Reaction

BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES is disappointed his group's new album failed to set the charts alight - because he thinks it's their best work ever. THINK TANK - Blur's seventh album - was warmly...

Music Makes Morrissey Lose Control

THE SMITHS legend MORRISSEY is still in love with pop music - because its the most powerful form of expression on the planet. The hitmaker is one of pop culture's most unlikely stars -...

Morrissey Hides Out In Hollywood Hills

Most people go to Hollywood to find fame and fortune, but angst ridden singer MORRISSEY went to find peace and quiet. The former frontman of THE SMITHS escaped his hometown of Manchester, England, for...

Morrissey's New York Doll Phase

American punk band THE NEW YORK DOLLS were the inspiration behind MORRISSEY forming legendary British rockers THE SMITHS. The star, full name STEVEN PATRICK MORRISSEY, first saw the PERSONALITY CRISIS legends on British music...

Morrissey:smiths Split A Bad Mistake

MORRISSEY insists his songwriting partner JOHNNY MARR made a terrible error when he quit THE SMITHS - because the band could have got better and better. The SUEDEHEAD singer, who is now solo...

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