Thursday, December 23 2010
The year's best re-issues are highlighted by a trio of rock gods in the Stones, Lennon and Bowie as well as a bona fide American jazz genius and a bevy seminal '70s and '80s British bands.
Sunday, June 2 2013
Margaret Thatcher is dead, yet her influence is stronger than ever. What lessons can be drawn from the cultural response to Thatcherism, and can they be applied again?
Monday, July 14 2014
With World Peace Is None of Your Business, Morrissey finds himself becoming lyrically divisive to the point of self-parody.
Thursday, June 26 2014
Vauxhall and I has long been considered a pinnacle of Morrissey's solo work... is it still?
Monday, January 6 2014
Morrissey cannot square his inner discontent with his mass appeal. He peers at himself as if a specimen.
Thursday, October 28 2010
Morrissey -- is there any greater, more consistent talent to be found in the last 30 years? Bona Drag, remastered and reissued with bonus material, reminds us why Moz is still so beloved and so worthy of attention.
Tuesday, November 3 2009
Morrissey's uneasy expression on the cover notwithstanding, Swords is a worthy collection of 18 b-sides from his last three studio albums.
Thursday, January 10 2013
Wednesday, June 15 2011
This past Friday the former Smiths mainman, Morrissey, stopped by the BBC London studios to play three new tunes for Janice Long's BBC Radio 2 program.
Monday, March 15 2010
Morrissey goes all Wings of Desire on his latest video, a tune from the 2009 b-sides compilation Swords. Craig Carson said of this song last year:
Tuesday, September 29 2009
Morrissey Swords (Polydor) Releasing: 26 October (UK) / 3 November (North America) Morrissey releases Swords, a compilation of 18 b-sides from his last three albums, in about a month.
Monday, February 16 2009
Morrissey continues his promotion of Years of Refusal with a stop at Friday Night with Jonathan Ross last week, performing “I’m Throwing My Arms