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Morrissey Limited Edition “M Harrington" Jacket with Morrissey crest embroidery and tartan lining.

TTY Update:

Morrissey in Manchester: ticket update -
8 July 2016

11 thousand tickets for Morrissey's Manchester Arena show on 20 August have sold within the first two hours of on sale.
Further updates will follow.

8 July 2016
I just noticed this on Bull Moose pre orders.. Has anyone heard of this?

The Smiths: 30 Years of the Queen is Dead - VideoETA

While the title may appear a little passe and the message somewhat less outrageous than it did 30 years ago, The Smiths' sophomore album remains among the finest pieces of musical work to appear during the eighties - if not the finest since punk and new wave broke in the mid to late '70s. And while our beloved premier (overseas readers excepted) may count it as one of his own fave raves, we won't let that put us off - most of us round here don't believe him anyway - being that such a fine and creative array of music is captured in its grooves. So in celebration and honour of this dynamic album's pearl jubilee comes this triple disc box set of DVDs. Featuring three separate films focussing on The Smiths in general, The Queen Is Dead album and the Morrissey/Marr angle...
Gadi writes:

The Tel-Aviv - Heichal Hatarbut concert has been moved to 23.8 (instead of 22.8). I know it from the Israeli press.


Link posted by an anonymous person:

Tel-Aviv -
5 July 2016

Morrissey's upcoming show at Tel-Aviv Charles Bronfman Auditorium has been moved from August 22nd to the 23rd.
Morrissey show in Manchester -
5 July 2016

Morrissey will play Manchester Arena on Saturday 20 August.
Damien Dempsey is very special guest.
Tickets are on sale this Friday (8 July), max 4 per person.
This will be Morrissey's first appearance in Manchester for four years, and his only 2016 show in England.
Rank(ed)! The Smiths’ 50 Greatest Songs - MOJO
Does the mind rule the body, or the body rule the mind? Songs that wrestle with that conundrum and more, as featured in the new issue of MOJO.



In the new issue of MOJO (August 2016 / #273), on sale in the UK from July 28, we celebrate The Smiths’ unique universe by presenting their 50 greatest songs.

...Get the new issue of MOJO for the full Hatful, but for now check out MOJO’s bare-bones rundown of The Smiths’ 50 Greatest Songs.

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'Steven' on set filming, Manchester (5 photos) - Rex
3 May 2016

Photos: MCPIX/REX/Shutterstock

'War and Peace' star Jack Lowden plays Morrissey in the forthcoming biopic 'Steven' which is being filmed in Stretford, Manchester. The film follows Morrissey up to the formation of The Smiths.
The audiobook version of 'List of the Lost' has already been delayed once - now the revised release date has been and gone, with no sign of it - and I can't see any audio editions listed anymore on Penguin's site. Anyone know if this has been officially cancelled?

UPDATE July 6:

Posted by javert:

The audiobook for the List of the lost has been dropped. Here is an email from penguin confirming this:

Dear Javert

Thank you for your email. I am sorry but the publication of this has now been abandoned and it will not be available.

Kind regards

Marion Wilson
Customer Service Adviser - on behalf of rBooks

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