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An anonymous person posted (original post):

He's playing in Tempodrom

Presale from tomorrow, according to:



Morrissey kommt am 16.08. für ein exklusives Konzert nach Berlin! Wer den Montseigneur der Melancholie live erleben möchte, kann sich ab 23.6. 10 Uhr Tickets bei Ticketmaster sichern.

http://www.ticketmaster.de/event/morrissey-tickets/184677



UPDATE 6:35 PM PT:

Link posted by Sarcasmos:

Morrissey in Germany - true-to-you.net
22 June 2016

Morrissey will play Berlin Tempodrom on 16 August. This will be the only Morrissey show in Germany in 2016.
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An anonymous person sends the link:

adamsheridantaylor / Instagram:



adamsheridantaylor#portraitphotography#portrait photographer #morrissey#losangelesphotographer#photographerinlosangeles#miserymozzery

http://www.adamsheridantaylor.com/
From The Crate: The Smiths – The Queen is Dead (Rough Trade) - God Is In The TV
By Bill Cummings

Link posted by Uncleskinny:

The Queen is Dead: Morrissey's style, 30 years on – stylewatch - The Guardian
by Morwenna Ferrier
The Smiths’ seminal album is 30 years old. From a style perspective, from oversized knits to the quiff, Morrissey (the original sad boy) set the tone for emotionally charged male pop stars



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https://www.instagram.com/p/BG55sgcquym/
cjh51109: Chino playing 'Dial-a-Cliché' by Morrissey live and acoustic in a volcano.
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A memoir of following Morrissey's 2015 South American Tour

I Will See You in Far Off Places - Amazon
by Aine Ni Cheallaigh

Blurb..."Áine and her wife Nora, self-described introverted bookworms, were happily ensconced in their small-town-with-cat life when everything changed. Faced with the death of Nora’s beloved mother and new twists and turns in Áine’s unfolding spiritual path, they both wanted more from life. More what? More of their beloved Morrissey. Two (quietly) raving fans with some U.S. shows under their belts hit upon a life-changing idea: follow Morrissey for his South American tour. These non-Spanish-speaking, comfort-seeking, fortysomething non-adventurers joined throngs of screaming twentysomethings in opening up to the mysterious, enthralling embrace of The Real and Proper Poet Laureate. Braving floods and medical emergencies (including one late-night trip to a jungle ER), searching for...
Links posted by I_Am_A_Disco_Dancer (original posts):

Nalinee Darmrong Discusses Her New Photobook of The Smiths - Washington City Paper
Before she was 9:30 Club's house photographer, Nalinee Darmrong spent some years on the road with the legendary U.K. band.

‘There At A Special Time’ — A D.C. Punk On Her Teen Years Touring With The Smiths - Bandwidth / WAMU
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Michael writes:

$15 for a hardcover vegan cookbook

Defensive Eating w/Morrissey & Comfort Eating w/Nick Cave - Kickstarter
Illustrated vegan cookbooks to soothe your troubles by "goths eating things" artist Automne Zingg and traveling chef Joshua Ploeg.




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Please, somebody, tell me it's just a bad dream ... - true-to-you.net
16 June 2016

Pete Shelley has allowed McDonald's to use Buzzcocks' What do I get? to TV advertise McDonald's new Big Flavour (the flavour being sawdust) Chicken Wraps?!
In the words of another Buzzcocks song: oh shit...

Morrissey
June 2016

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About a tv ad apparently from the UK using Buzzcocks "what do i get ?"
http://tvadsongs.uk/mcdonalds-advert-music-what-do-i-get-wraps/
I can't see it , it's not available in my region
Not sure if these were reported already...

The Smiths were way more subsversive than we (and David Cameron) care to remember - Pitchfork (The Pitch)
The Smiths’ The Queen Is Dead Annotated for 30th Anniversary: Watch - Pitchfork (Liner Notes documentary)



Links from an anonymous person:

The Incredible Full Story Behind The Smiths' 'The Queen Is Dead' As Told By The Band - NME
You might be able to recite every lyric off by heart, but how well do you really know ‘The Queen is Dead’? Did you know, for example, that the Stones, The Stooges and spliffs all helped shape its sound? Or that...