Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tag: the smiths

The Killers release new politically-charged track

The Killers lead ultimate “Mr. Brightside” sing-along at Glastonbury

The Killers brought out Johnny Marr of the Smiths to play “Mr. Brightside” at Glastonbury Festival.  The band also brought out Pet Shop Boys to...
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Alternative Press turns 34: 13 songs we’d rather hear on our birthday

Imagine a world without cell phones, energy drinks, the internet, streaming services or Waterparks. It was a day like this 34 years ago that...
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Morrissey praised by far-right political leader for controversial pin

After Morrissey wore a far-right political badge on his appearance on The Tonight Show, the the Smiths frontman faced a large amount of backlash. The...
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Morrissey faces backlash over extremist right-wing pin on ‘Tonight Show’

Morrissey has come under fire for his recent appearance on The Tonight Show. However, it is not the performance itself that has fans up...
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Did Morrissey accidentally get punched in the face during concert?

An overly excited fan may have gone a bit too far at Morrissey's show last night in San Diego. During his song “Every Day...

Liam Gallagher bids Morrissey a “miserable Christmas”

Looks like chestnuts weren't the only things roasting on an open fire at Liam Gallagher's house this Christmas, as the former Oasis singer seemingly...

11 times bands changed their original song lyrics

For lots of bands, songwriting means working their way through multiple drafts of lyrics before settling on the right ones. Sometimes, even the album versions...

Political message etched on the Smiths’ RSD vinyl

Previously only released in the U.K., the Smiths' Record Store Day 7-inch vinyl containing two unreleased tracks and one secret political message etched on the...

Unauthorized Morrissey biopic has a new title

The famed Smiths' frontman may not have authorized it yet—but the Morrissey biopic is progressing with a new title, according to NME. Formerly called Steven,...

12 songs that sound happy but are actually super-sad

Usually it’s easy to spot a sad song. There are some dead giveaways, like a somber melody or a slow beat. But that’s not...