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Morrissey to headline Les Ardentes Festival -
2 April 2012

Morrissey will headline Les Ardentes Festival in LIEGE in BELGIUM on July 5th.
Viva Hate, remastered by Stephen Street, is out now in the UK.
Kathy is this week's guest on Jarvis' Sunday Service - BBC 6 Music.

Jarvis asked her about how she ended up in the Ouija Board video.

You can listen again from iPlayer 0:58:00 (after Scott Walker's Funeral Tango).
Italy dates; tour update -
1 April 2012

Morrissey will play the following five shows in ITALY during July:

July 7 ROMA Cavea Auditorium
July 8 GENOA Arena Del Mare
July 10 MILAN Arcimboldi Theater
July 11 FLORENCE Cavea Nuovo Teatro Dell'Opera
July 13 GRADO Diga Nazario Sauro

Concerts in Israel and Turkey for July are also expected to be announced next week.
Viva Hate (Remastered) writes:

For those who care about little things like this, apparently all current UK Morrissey press releases are handled by Black Arts PR...

Aren't they doing a swell job advertising this reissue?

Also featured is a nice large picture of the new Viva Hate sleeve art...
Very good interview, Street is pretty forthright in his comments:

Stephen Street talks "Viva Hate" and trying to keep Morrissey happy - superdeluxeedition

March 29, 2012 by Paul Sinclair

Morrissey’s debut solo album Viva Hate is reissued next week. Producer and co-writer Stephen Street talks to us about the record and gives his verdict on the reissue.
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