News featuring Morrissey

The following news stories mention Morrissey. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated less than 5 hours ago.

’15 Apr 23 Thu

Thursday 23rd April

  • Heaven Knows I’m Mexican Now: Morrissey's Latino connection goes live

    His music is much loved in Mexico. And now the country’s top musicians are giving the Moz’s songs a remix in London

    It was a lyric about Reggie Kray that really stumped Camilo Lara. Translating Morrissey lyrics into Spanish had been proving tricky enough for the Mexican Institute of Sound DJ, what with Moz’s fondness for black humour and elegant phrasing. But the east London criminal namechecked in Last of the Famous International Playboys? Nobody in Mexico City was likely to know who he was.

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Wednesday 22nd April

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Monday 20th April

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Monday 13th April

  • This charming woman: why Morrissey and the Smiths loved Viv Nicholson

    She hit the headlines in the 60s for winning – and quickly spending – the football pools. But Viv Nicholson, who has died aged 79, is better known to Smiths’ fans as one of the band’s strong, working-class, striking female cover stars

    The earliest pictures show her in London in 1961, fresh off the train from West Yorkshire, high-kicking in a bowler hat and cane. Beside her – gleeful, bright-eyed, full of wonder – the newspapers printed her legendary quote, announcing her intention to: “Spend, spend, spend!”

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’15 Apr 11 Sat

Saturday 11th April

  • tickets to Morrissey & Blondie at MSG on sale (win a pair!)

    photo: Morrissey in Austin, 2014 (more by Tim Griffin)

    As you may know Morrissey is giving the North American tour another go and hopefully he'll remain in good health for the duration. Tickets for his June 27 Madison Square Garden show with special guests Blondie go on sale today at noon, but if you'd like to for free we're giving away a pair. Details below.

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Friday 10th April

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Friday 3rd April

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