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Watch Morrissey perform “Still Ill” from ’25: Live’ concert film

October 8, 2013
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Morrissey's new concert film, Morrissey: 25 Live, saw a limited worldwide theatrical release back in Aug., and will arrive on DVD and Blu-ray later this month, on Oct. 22.

25: Live, Moz's first official film release since 2005's Who Put The M In Manchester?, captures the singer's intimate March 2 performance at Hollywood High School in Los Angeles, amidst a tour plagued by illness, postponement, and, ultimately, cancelation. The film also celebrates Morrissey's 25th anniversary as a solo artist, and includes behind the scenes footage and an intro from comedian Russell Brand.

Morrissey: 25 Live is available now for pre-order, and, given the singer's rocky tour history in recent months, it might be the closest thing to a live Morrissey performance we will see for awhile.

Below, watch a clip from the film, of the singer performing The Smiths' 1984 classic “Still Ill,” from their eponymous debut:

Written by Philip Obenschain

APTV Nashville Correspondent Born and raised on a steady diet of punk rock and DIY culture in Staunton, Virginia, and now residing in Nashville, Tennessee, Philip Obenschain has spent time as a touring artist, artist manager, and show promoter, and is currently involved in television production and music tech, outside of journalism. In addition to his work at Alt Press and APTV, Philip is the assistant editor at No Country For New Nashville.