• "A Light That Never Goes Out" by Tony Fletcher (US release, Dec. 4) - events, media, interview

    "A Light That Never Goes Out: The Enduring Saga of the Smiths" by Tony Fletcher is out Dec. 4, 201`2 in the US.

    Paul and Abrahan send the press release (Word format).

    Paul also sends word of two NYC reading events booked:

    12/6/12 - BookCourt (Brooklyn, NY) in conversation with Rob Sheffield
    12/17/12 – The Strand (NY, NY) in conversation with Matt Pinfield


    Andrew sends the link:

    This Charming Band - Slate
    An exhaustive, exhausting book about the Smiths.
    By Chris Gethard


    Link posted on Twitter:

    Fifteen minutes with Tony Fletcher, author of ‘A Light That Never Goes Out: The Enduring Saga of The Smiths’ - Julie Hamill


    UPDATE 9:00 PM PT:

    Contest is closed now. Congratulations to the winners Dan in North Carolina and Dustin in Indiana.

    UPDATE 11:15 AM PT:


    Crown publishing have sent me 2 copies of the book to give away. Winners are the 10th and 20th person to send an email to david@morrissey-solo.com with the subject "A Light That Never Goes Out giveaway" and in the body your name and city (US only). One email per person - if you are selected I'll reply and ask for address details.

    Comments 3 Comments
    1. 21punksalute's Avatar
      21punksalute -
      Yay! I am the 2nd to the last of famous international playboys!
      -Dan from NC
    1. celibate's Avatar
      celibate -
      Quote Originally Posted by 21punksalute View Post
      Yay! I am the 2nd to the last of famous international playboys!
      -Dan from NC
      congrats Dan
    1. FROSTY's Avatar
      FROSTY -

      Tony Fletcher was just on WNYC discussing A Light That Never Goes Out (Book)...


      http://soundcheck.wnyc.org/2012/dec/...story-endures/