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"Jacky's Only Happy When She's Up On The Stage" debuts at #1 on the UK Vinyl Singles Chart Top 40 (week of Dec. 15, 2017). Also debuts at #45 on the Singles Sales Chart (link posted by Alainsane).

Low In High School is #85 in the UK Top 100 Album Chart, down from #69 in its third week.
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We play a mixture of Smiths and Morrissey songs. (New and old...)

Who:
The Handsome Devilz
"This is It" (Strokes tribute)
"Guns and Ammunition" (Clash)
When: Friday, December 22
Time: Door open at 8 pm
Where: The Chop Shop, 2033 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL
Cost: $10 cover.
Here you go. The recording of the interview.

Der Audiomitschnitt zum SPIEGEL-Interview mit Morrissey - Spiegel Online
Sänger Morrissey fühlt sich nach einem Interview mit dem SPIEGEL falsch zitiert und will nun nie wieder mit Printmedien sprechen. Hören Sie hier den Mitschnitt des Interviews.

English version:

The Audio of DER SPIEGEL's Interview with Morrissey
British pop singer Morrissey has accused DER SPIEGEL of falsely quoting him in a recently published interview. The magazine stands behind its reporting and has made the decision to post the audio online in response.

On Friday, Nov. 10, DER SPIEGEL culture reporter Juliane Liebert told her editors that she had been offered an interview with British popstar...
Well the journalist who wrote the article tweeted a reply that the audio is going to be released "in the next days."


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Related items:
"Brandon Flowers and co. were left to close out the LA show

The Killers covered The Smiths‘ ‘This Charming Man’ at KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas concert last night, after Morrissey cancelled his headline set."

http://www.nme.com/news/music/kille...ng-man-morrissey-cancels-headline-set-2170266

Video links - all credit to those sharing:





Regards,
FWD.


Related item:
New promo video for 'The Priest' plus interview, in which the interviewer tries and fails to interest Johnny in Morrissey's politics:“I don’t really care about it very much. I really don’t. It’s just a kind of story for other people. Genuinely, it’s, like, who cares?”

Johnny Marr and Maxine Peake: ‘You can’t avoid homelessness in Manchester. It touched us both’ - The Guardian

Excerpt:

Of late, the political gap between him and his former creative partner in the Smiths has become increasingly obvious. Marr says he was “crushed and heartbroken” by the vote for Brexit, whereas Morrissey seemed to rejoice in it. Though Marr has remained firmly on the political left, Morrissey now seems to champion the reactionary right. How does he feel about the fact that they have seemingly ended up at opposite ends of the political...